October 2, 2019

“Hey Man, Nice Podcast” – Richard Patrick, Unfiltered

Richard Patrick was the touring guitarist for Nine Inch Nails before founding the multi-platinum selling rock band Filter. With hits like Hey Man, Nice Shot” and “Take a Picture” Filter sold millions of albums and are about to release their 9th studio album.

What you will learn:

  • How growing up in Cleveland affected Richard’s outlook on music.
  • How his move to Los Angeles opened up opportunities musically.
  • The parallels between Richard’s and his brother Robert Patrick’s (Terminator, True Blood) careers in entertainment.
  • What musical influences inspired Richard when he first entered the music scene.
  • The physical and emotional toll of touring with Nine Inch Nails.
  • Why Richard left Nine Inch Nails and started the band Filter.
  • What sobriety has meant to his personal, professional, and creative life.
  • How the music business has transformed from the late 80s/early 90s to today.
  • The challenges rock musicians face today.
  • What new bands he listens to and is inspired by, including electronic dance music performer REZZ.
  • Why Trump sucks ass and needs to be impeached.

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