New Record coming early 2017- mixing -mastering done

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In early September I recorded a new record live to tape.We spent a week cutting live to tape and a few days for vocals and acoustics at Battletapes Audio in Inglewood Tn. Jabe Beyer(Lucie Sylvas, Will Hoge , Andrew Combs ) and i produced it and a Jeremy Ferguson recorded and mixed the record. I had a great band for the record and big thanks to Aaron Mortenson ( Mort ) – Jay Rutheford from Los Colonges ,Brother Paul Brown ( The Waterboys , Mike Farris ) , James Haggerty (Hags)( Everyone ! )
, and Johhny Duke (Ashley Monroe , Mary Chapin Carpenter , Lee Ann Womack ) for playing…My Dream team.

upcoming show dates

Sept. 24th 6pm pm – Ri`chards- acoustic duo
Oct. 7th 10 pm- The 5 Spot. 80′s cover night band show
Oct. 15th 5pm - Joelton Barn Jam Benefit -acoustic band show- 8 bands ..starting at 2pm. Also sitting in with Los Lemmings
Oct. 19th 6pm pm-R`ichard’s – acoustic solo
Oct.29th 6 pm – R`ichard’s – acoustic duo





” here i go again ” on ABC’s show Nashville Wed. Jan. 22nd

tune in this Wednesday 10e/9c on ABC. Song is from latest release  ” Sweeter Songs ”

this is a song i co-wrote with good friend Adam Ollendorff who played on the record and also co-wrote the title track .  Adam plays steel and lap steel with Kacey Musgraves

download the full cd on “store ” page – single song downloads at Itunes