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“Richards makes the singer-songwriter craft look approachable. He owns a rare air that manages to include every listener in the room. His handling of the strings was on par with his emotional voice, which made the ears absorb every endearing tale. ”

"You can sing me anything..."

"...a funky take on the acoustic singer-songwriter sound we know and love. We're glad he's a New Yorker now."

“Of all the talented musicians throughout western North Carolina that have dreams of performing for various audiences, Richards is one artist who has worked diligently to make his dreams a reality. ”

“An Asheville Smart Bet”