A songwriter of breathtaking range, Ballantyne is one of those rare musical talents who is perfectly happy working behind the scenes to create songs that capture the hearts and imagination of music lovers, and hearing them interpreted or re-interpreted through the voices of others.
– Lithium Magazine
Patrick has been writing songs since he first picked up a guitar at the age of 14. Heavily influenced by the sounds of his hometown station CKLW, you can hear echoes of the motor cities in his timeless songs. When not lawyering or songwriting, In addition to releasing two solo albums and a series of singles, Patrick has co-written with award winning artists. Patrick spends his time serving on industry panels, performing at songwriting circles, mentoring, running, and spending time with his family.