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Richie kills it in Mendocino …

Richie recently made his first appearance at the Mendocino Music Festival and had the crowd rocking’.  Richie’s all star band included former Berklee classmates, Lil’ John Roberts on drums, Matt Rohde on keyboard and Tariqh Akari on guitar.  This reunion band along with Sy Smith (Chris Botti) on vocals had the crowd on their feet […]

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After touring for 5 years with Chris Botti, Richie is taking a break from his former grueling schedule and focusing primarily on his band, Nuclear Fusion. Based in NY, Richie says he wants to get back to writing and producing some new tunes for Nuclear Fusion. “My fans will still see me playing with some […]

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Richie at Red Rocks


After a month long stint at the Blue Note in NY, Richie is back on the road.  January found him in San Francisco and Honolulu, where he found time for a little surfing in his down time!  The schedule is packed with gigs in Las Vegas, Carmel, CA followed by a week in Tokyo, Japan. […]

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