About Rich Redmond:
Rich Redmond is one of the world’s most influential and in demand drummers who has worked with the “who’s who” of the music industry. A successful entrepreneur, Rich is a true “renaissance man” in the entertainment industry. It’s this knowledge and experience that Rich is excite dot share with you team!
Here’s a bit about Rich!
Rich has toured/recorded/performed with:
Florida Georgia Line
Hank Williams, Jr
Joe Perry (Aeromsmith)
The Pointer Sisters
The Lost Trailers
Earl Thomas Conley
Hank Williams III
Jo El Sonnier
Earl Thomas Conley
Stan Lynch (Tom Petty, Don Henley)
Hot Chelle Rae
and many others.
Master of Music Education, University of North Texas
Rich toured with the 1:00 Lab Band, the most prestigious collegiate jazz band in the world.
On the radio:
Rich has recored 20 #1 hits you hear on the radio every hour on the hour around the world. Hits like “Big Green Tractor” and “She’s Country” helped pave the way for a new sonic brand in music and have earned their place as radio classics.
On the video:
Rich has appeared in 20 #1 music videos on networks like CMT, GAC, AXS TV
Rich plays to sold out amphitheaters, arenas and stadiums around the world to over two million fans per year! Rich as played sold out shows at the most iconic venues in the world: Madison Square Garden, The Hollywood Bowl, Fenway Park, Wrigley Field, Red Rocks, The Gorge, Texas Stadium and most every Major League Baseball and NFL Stadium.
Rich has appeared multiple times on hit tv shows like:
The Voice, American Idol, The Grammy Awards, The Tonight Show (with Leno, O’Brien and Fallon), The Today Show, Conan O’ Brien Show, Jimmy Kimmel, Craig Ferguson, Good Morning America, Ellen, The CMA Awards, ACM Awards, CMT Awards, ACA Awards, The People’s Choice Awards, etc.
As a host:
Rich is the new backstage/on screen host and house drummer for “American Supergroup”, a new CBS production with a reach of 380 million viewers.
Rich was awarded “Country Drummer Of The Year” 2016 by Modern Drummer Magazine, the world’s most widely read drum publication.
As a music PRODUCER, Rich has helped popular radio acts THOMPSON SQUARE and PARMALEE garner 3 #1 radio hits which included the most played song on country radio for 2011, “Are You Gonna Kiss Me Or Not”?
Rich’s book “FUNdamentals of Drumming For Kids” has a 5 star rating on Amazon and is a best seller in 5 countries.
Rich is also a regular contributor to magazine’s such as Modern Drummer, Drum!, Rhythm, Music Insider and many others.
Rich has appeared twice as a featured performer/speaker at the prestigious Percussive Arts Society Annual Convention.
Rich is also a popular featured artist with collegiate ensembles, such as The University of Northern Iowa, where Rich’s drumset was placed on a moving riser with a 400 piece marching band.
-Rich appears regularly in trade publications and interviews discussing the value and importance of music education in America.
Other clients include:
Musician’s Institute in Hollywood, The Los Angeles Music Academy, Belmont University, The School Of Rock, Rock N Roll Fantasty Camp, The University of Texas San Antonio and many others.
Rich is an active on screen and voice actor in Hollywood and the Southeast markets.
He can be seen playing the role of “Lieutenant Paxton” in a new horror film called “Reawakened”.
IMDB: Rich (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm4848283/)
Watch Rich’s comedic short films at: www.richacts.com
Rich is partner in a company called GPR (Gold, Pemberton, Redmond) which provides branding and marketing strategies to players in a wide array of industries.
Rich has designed specialty products for global companies like DW Drums, Promark Sticks and Gator cases.
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Rich teaches musicians in one on one and group settings to help them further their skill set, confidence and career opportunities.
Rich is frequently called upon to lend his expert opinion on the subjects of music, motivation, marketing and success.