Richard Walters

Richard Walters, at 29 years old, has been performing for over a decade, and has been a voice-for-hire for many prominent musical projects. He has released three full length albums – ‘The Animal’ in 2009, the Bernard Butler produced ‘Pacing’ in 2011, and his gospel-folk masterpiece ‘Regret Less’ in 2012 – and his music has featured on the soundtracks of world beating US TV shows ‘Criminal Minds’, ‘Grey’s Anatomy’, ‘CSI: Miami’, ‘Private Practice’, ‘Revenge’ and ‘So You think You Can Dance…America’.

Walters has collaborated with The Cranberries guitarist and songwriter Noel Hogan a number of times first appearing on Hogan’s Mono Band album, and later the Arkitekt project. Walters co-wrote and performed the track ‘Cool is the Night’ for the ‘Between Voices’ album by Anti Atlas, a studio project by Radiohead manager Chris Hufford and classical composer Ned Bigham. In 2010 Walters co-wrote several songs with Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter Joe Henry, one of which – ‘Eyes Out For You’ – featured on Henry’s 2011 album ‘Reverie’. Walters collaborated with US house producer Morgan Page in 2011, two tracks ‘The Actor’ and ‘Light Years’, appearing on Page’s 2012 ‘In the Air’ album

He currently fronts Liu Bei a side project with various members of the band Dry The River signed to Transgressive and he has a new project called Parla with producer Guy Sigsworth due late 2014.