Legally born Richard Graham, the easy going guitarist is better known to friends and family as ‘Rick.’ When he’s not shredding, his Brea shop is where he spends time repairing guitars He is a father of two, but friend to many. In his spare time he enjoys checking off a laundry list of local musicians and big names from coast to coast. As he keeps his fingers crossed for a Led Zeppelin reunion show, it’s his guitar solos you’ll enjoy as one of three members of IDLEWAR.
Who are your musical influences?
Billy Gibbons, Jimmy Page, Nuno Bettencourt, David Gilmour, Randy Rhoads, Tony Iommi
If you could be on tour with any band, who would it be?
Queens of the Stone Age unless Led Zeppelin gets back together.
If stranded on a deserted island, which 5 records would he bring?
Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd, Abbey Road by The Beatles, Paranoid by Black Sabbath, Physical Graffiti by Led Zeppelin, Southern Harmony and Musical Companion by The Black Crowes.
“Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and remove all doubt.”