Exclusive Interview with Richard Lynch

Richard Lynch Why country music ?
~ REAL country music comes from the heart and it touches all walks of life.

If everything would be possible (waking the dead included) , which two people should sing the ultimate country duet?
~ Conway Twitty and Keith Whitley would be my ultimate dream duet.

What song you ever recorded means the most to you and why?
~ When I heard the song I was so touched, had goosebumps, it is the ultimate story of our mortality in life.

Who would you like to write a song for you?
~ Bill Andersen.

Whisky wine beer or ...?
~ Sweet Tea.

Give us one country song you never want to hear on radio anymore and tell us why.
~ Any of the current rap country, I don't listen to mainstream radio because of this.

What is the question interviewers never seem to ask you and...you wish they would? (Please provide your answer as well.)
~ No one asks my opinion why current country music is not my favorite, the answer is because it is not country.

Describe the ultimate recording studio (not the technique but the facilities)
~ I have recorded at the ultimate studio....the Beaird Music Group, awesome facilities and great musicians and engineers.

Johnny or June ?
~ Johnny, who is timeless....hundred years from now people will be playing Johnny Cash music.

Are you still nervous before going on stage and if so, do you use any "rituals" to calm you nerves.
~ The only thing is if my sinuses are troubling me.

What was the most memorable day in your musical career and tell us why.
~ When I opened for Shenandoah I the late 80s, actually the day (Two Dozen Roses ent number 1). And after the show Marty Raybon grabbed me and insisted me and my band be a part of their autograph signing session, meet and greet the fans. I knew then why I love country music and someone like Marty Raybon who lives the principles of REAL country music life.

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Answers given on March 25, 2016