Andrew Ryder Richardson

London
UNITED KINGDOM

ryderryder89@hotmail.com
www.antiquetoymusic.com

Playing Level

  • Advanced

Playing Styles and Interests

  • Blues
    Folk
    Fingerstyle
    Rock

Professional Status

  • Performer
    Recording Artist
    Music Professional

Hi! I have been playing since the age of 15 and specialise in acoustic steel string guitars, originally I started out simply playing in my room writing songs for my own entertainment but was encouraged to perform once I started at university and since then have never looked back! I love to play fast paced rhythmic blues music but also delve into a bit of folk and often write finger picked songs as well. Currently I am looking to increase my knowledge of scales and theory to improve my improvisation and soloing ability, any advice welcome! Please check out some of my band's music on www.antiquetoymusic.com or search 'antique toy music' in youtube to find us.

Best wishes and better playing!

Andrew

My Guitars & Gear

Guitars: Hudson Dragonfly hf-2 fitted with a B Band A5 pick up (Acoustic superfolk cutaway body), Fender DG-14S NAT (Acoustic full body) - Amps and Speakers: Roland AC-33, Phoenix 1082 P.A. system - Pedals: DigiTech JamMan looper station, Lr Baggs Venue Di, Carl Martin Opto-Compressor, Boss FS-6 (used for Roland AC-33) - Microphones: AKG D5 cardioid vocal microphone, Zoom H2n Handy Recorder

My Groups

Songwriting

Songwriting Group
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