Exclusive with Traditional Country musician Richard Lynch

by | Sep 12, 2023

Meet Richard Lynch

Lynch is a multi-award winning artist who has seen success on both domestic and international radio charts, and has appeared in major publications like Billboard Magazine, Taste of Country, and The Boot. He has collaborated with popular artists such as Ronnie McDowell and Leona Williams, as well as Grammy award-winning singer Rhonda Vincent. His current single, “Current Conditions” follows Lynch’s Top 20 Cashbox and Top 5 Christian Voice single “Thankful, Grateful and Blessed”, and is taken from his latest album “Radio Friend.” That album has enjoyed 3 international iTunes chart Top 25 hits.

Richard Lynch is a man of few words but a musician of much love in his craft and the sharing of a profound passion in true and heartfelt traditional country. 1 In Music e-met this traditional Country music artist.

The sound of Richard Lynch

I keep my music grounded in heartfelt traditional country.

1 In Music: What is unique about you and your music?

Richard Lynch [RL]: I keep my music grounded in heartfelt traditional country.

1 In Music: What or who shaped your music and who supports you?

RL: My Dad originally the interest in music, I was influenced by the sounds of Conway Twitty and Keith Whitley. My Wife completely supports me unconditionally.

1 In Music: When did you realize you were going to make music professionally?

RL: When I was about 8 years old and my Dad got me on stage at a concert he was opening for Porter Wagoner, and I knew I wanted to do that music business.

The music that inspires Richard Lynch

1 In Music: What type of music do you listen to?

Richard LynchRichard Lynch [RL]: Traditional Country only.

1 In Music: Who, to you, is the most undervalued music artist?

Richard Lynch [RL]: Jimmy Fortune, he is incredible and doesn’t get enough National Mainstream exposure

1 In Music: How do you prepare for your performances?

Richard Lynch [RL]: I tune my guitar.

1 In Music: What do you wish you were told when you started out and that you think would help anyone who starts out?

I wish I had been told to continually write songs and not quit

1 In Music: What are you are passionate about, besides music?

RL: I love my farm.

What is next for Richard Lynch?

1 In Music: Success to you is…?

Richard Lynch [RL]:

[Success to me is] Seeing the songs I have written come to life

1 In Music: Any upcoming projects?

Yes, I am working on another album of songs I have written.  And we are putting together an album called Richard Lynch Pulling Up the Covers of my favorite cover songs.

1 In Music: Best wishes with it! And finally, where do we find your music?