Hi! My name is Richie, i’ve been a full time drummer and teacher for 15 years. I live with my wife and daughter in the centre of Brighton.
As a drummer: I’ve recorded albums with legendary producers Steve Albini (Nirvana, Pixies, PJ Harvey), Roger Bechirian (Elvis Costello, The Jam, Squeeze) and Walter Schreifels (Rival Schools, The Killers, Quicksand) and performed extensively throughout the UK, Europe and North America including most major festivals. I studied at London’s Drumtech before going under the guidance of Bob Armstrong.
As a teacher: I’m currently an assessor at Tech Music Schools/BIMM in Fulham. I have full DBS certification and have been employed by the following organizations:
Brighton Institute Of Modern Music (Assessor/Lecturer)
Central Sussex College (Lecturer)
City College Brighton (Lecturer)
Essex County Council (Peripatetic Tutor).