Richard Watson

Associate Lecturer

Richard has worked as a session guitarist and touring musician for artists from Columbia Records, Kill Rock Stars, Decca Records, Parlophone Records, Mercury Records, Man In The Moon Records, Hype Music, Lo Recordings, BBC Introducing, ITV’s ‘Superstar’ and the Voice UK.

He has performed on television shows such as Later… with Jools Holland, MTV Brand New, MTV Push Helsinki, The Xtra Factor and Friday Download. As a touring musician, Richard has performed at major UK, European and East Asian venues including Hong Kong Stadium.

Between 2012 and 2015 – Richard composed music for fashion designer Anna Scholz, Sky Blue Films, iNFiNiTi // SM MUSIC, Evolution Media Music and JPM Music Library whilst working as an audio engineer for Monochrome Productions.

Richard is currently working on his solo project – G H O S T S, Americana group The Fatherline featuring Tim Prottey-Jones from The Wandering Hearts and B.S.R featuring members of Mallory Knox and Bullet For My Valentine.

He is proudly endorsed by Rockett Pedals in Nashville and has produced product demos for Spaceman Effects, Xact Tone Solutions, Rockett Pedals, Jext Telez, Express Music and GuitarBox.

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