Richard Lynch Interview Part 5
by Christian Lamitschka for Country Music News International
Christian Lamitschka: Many music fans today get their information about artists online. Do you have your own website and what will fans find there?
Richard Lynch: Yyes, they will find everything about me at www.richardlynchband.com
Christian Lamitschka: Tell us about the fan club and how people can join it.
Richard Lynch: It is a group we created on Facebook and we have a link on our website to join and they will get merchandise and up to date information
Christian Lamitschka: What’s the best compliment a fan has ever given you?
Richard Lynch: I have all your cds
Christian Lamitschka: What’s your favorite song that you wish you could have recorded?
Richard Lynch: Amarillo by Morning
Christian Lamitschka: What message would you like to send your European fans?
Richard Lynch: Thank you for loving and supporting traditional country music
Christian Lamitschka: How do you feel about being winning the AWA Awards? What has it done for your career?
Richard Lynch: I have won a couple of AWA Awards which are about Pure Country Music and it has introduced me to several artists I didnt know as well as DJs around the world
Christian Lamitschka: You have a new love in your life? Can you tell us something about it?
Richard Lynch: Well I have been with my wife for 15 years, she is new to me everyday
Christian Lamitschka: Fans are always hungry for good road stories. Do you have one you can share with us (come on don’t be shy)?
Richard Lynch: We were on a long road trip with band members, we stopped at a gas station and the piano player had to go to the bathroom, the mens room was occupied but the women’s was open so he asked the drummer to watch for him while he went in there. The drummer left him and a woman knocked on the door and when the piano player came out, she was not happy and complained to the manager. The piano player was real mad at the drummer
Christian Lamitschka: Describe what a perfect day is like for you.
Richard Lynch: The sun is shining on my farm and I have had the chance to write another heartfelt song
Christian Lamitschka: Most careers don’t last as long as yours. What’s given your career the staying power?
Richard Lynch: The love of performing and being around like minded country music fans.