Nashville Session Drummer, Producer & Clinician
on DC LIVE, Thursday 5/26 @ 4pm PDT!!
Rich Redmond is a top call recording drummer/percussionist based in Nashville. His versatile, dynamic, musical and rock solid drumming is the sound behind many of today's top talents.
Rich has toured/recorded/performed with Lit, Bryan Adams, Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Jewel, The Pointer Sisters, Rushlow, Pam Tillis, Gene Watson, Susan Ashton, John Anderson, Doc Walker, The Roadhammers, Deana Carter, Jedd Hughes, Patricia Conroy, Chuck Wicks, The Lost Trailers, Trace Adkins, Andi Griggs, Earl Thomas Conley, Hank Williams III, Mindy McCready, Robbie Nevil, Emily West, Jo El Sonnier, Jim Brickman, Catherine Britt, Brolle (Swedish mega-star), Deana Carter, Crystal Schawanda , Anita Cochran, Patricia Conroy, Earl Thomas Conley, The Evinrudes, Andy Griggs, Big Kenny, Lalaine (Lizzie McGuire Show), Stan Lynch, Lila McCann, Malibu Storm, Robbie Nevil, Vaughn Penn, Michael Peterson, Ronna Reeves, Regina Regina, Marty Stuart, Lucy Woodward, Lane Turner, Crossin' Dixon, Lee Brice, Robin Welty, Steel Magnolia, The Stellas, The Wilsons, Mark McKinney, Kevin Fowler and many others.
Currently the drumming powerhouse behind country superstar Jason Aldean, Rich is playing to thousands of appreciative fans nightly and over a million fans per year! Rich recorded all of the drums and percussion on Jason’s 3 records, selling 3 million units and producing 4 #1 hits “Why”, "She's Country", "Big Green Tractor", and "The Truth". "Tractor" was also a platinum selling ring tone. Rich’s ‘song-friendly’ drumming style, infused with a true rock n’ roll spirit has led to these records being regarded as a unique new voice in Nashville’s musical landscape. Rich has appeared multiple times on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Tonight Show With Conan O Brien, The Late Show With Jimmy Fallon, The Craig Ferguson Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Bonnie Hunt Show, Good Morning America, Lopez Tonight, The CMA Festival, The Academy of Country Music Awards, The Country Music Awards, Fox and Friends, ESPN's Cold Pizza, The Donnie and Marie Show, Austin City Limits and many others.
Rich attended the prestigious University of North Texas and recorded and toured with the world-renowned 1:00 Lab Band. Over the years Rich has studied with Alan Shinn, Ed Soph, Henry Okstel and Robert Schietroma.
He continues to develop his reputation as a top call session drummer, producer and clinician. “Each day I want to strive for constant improvement.” says Rich. “My life’s purpose is to entertain, motivate and inspire all the people of the world through the beauty and power of musical drumming”.