Richard Batty is a singer / songwriter from Liverpool UK. A resident acoustic artist at The Cavern Club and Hard Days Night Hotel.
Richard’s music will touch your heart, with its natural sound, deep and full of feelings that will leave you captivated.
Over the years, Richard has supported artists such as The Feeling, Peter Coyle (Lotus Eaters) and Bruce Foxton of The Jam, whilst also being invited up on stage by Liverpool singer/songwriter Ian McNabb (The Icicle Works) to perform a song at a Christmas show back in December 2002.
More recently, Richard has performed at Threshold Festival, The Liverpool Acoustic Festival, IPO (International Pop Overthrow) ‘Above The Beaten Track Festival’, Liverpool Royal Court, Liverpool Philamonic Hall, supported Paul Weller’s touring band ‘The Songbook Collective, The Blockheads, Big Country, Martin Stephenson,The Cavern Club Beatles, Heather Peace and Geno Washington and Scottish singer and songwriter, Mcgoozer.
Richard has also worked with Eddie Lundon from China Crisis, recording a demo at Paul McCartney’s LIPA (Liverpool Institute for the PErforming Arts) in 2003.
He has so far released one mini album ‘Loaded Gun’ released in 2015, and The Bicycle Compass EP released in 2019.
Richard is currently working on new album that captures the essence of his live performances
Richard can also perform a wide rather of cover versions, ranging from the 1950’s to the present day.