SongVault Artist Profile
inbetween Stratford & Goderich
Indie Pop / Easy Listening
Rick was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. His musical influence was borne of growing up in a home filled with his fathers music. His father (now 73) is still an accomplished musician who just hooked-up with a new group in January.
“Watching him play inspired me then to learn, and inspires me today to write and compose”.
Rick has wrote a song dedicated to his father’s musical life called:
Song of my Father - William.
Some of Rick’s songs were inspired from current events.
Such songs include:
Off My Shoes, Too Many Mishaps, How Many Last Straws, Never Look Away,
What Time will Tell, Kill the Corrupt, Pile it High,
& See Your Past
Other songs have a more personal connection such as:
Inspirational Feeling, Tribute to Jim Morrison, We’d Smile Again, Then Your Eyes met Mine,
Hope for Love, Lightening Struck (for Sally), Looking Back over Time, & Why Have I Waited.
Rick began creatively writing after the tragic death of his cousin Grant on XMAS Day ’05. The song Like you Mean It (for Grant) can be found at:
He chooses not to post cover songs as he feels original tunes speak volumes about the artist and his craft.
All songs posted are exclusively Rick’s work.
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