Portland singer/songwriter/guitarist Robert Richter is an energetic performer creating music blending different genres from folk to blues to rock played with passion and energy as solo, duo or with his band. His new album featuring his original songs is titled “Late Night Radio”
Richter has been performing around the NW for decades with appearances at festivals and concert venues around the region.
He's performed with his band at Portland’s Aladdin Theater, The Portland Rose Festival Main Stage at Waterfront Park, The Bite of Seattle, and two appearances at KINK-FM radio’s summer concert series "Noon Tunes" with his Castletown Band at Pioneer Courthouse Sq in downtown Portland.
In addition he has performed live 4 times with his bands on KGW-TV Ch 8 the NBC affiliate in Portland.
Richter has recorded numerous albums of his original songs over the years and his composition “The Money’s Gone” has been covered by two artists including a band in Canada.
"Robert Richter is a charismatic entertainer that gives his all every time he performs and connects well with his audiences.” Morry Feldman, WQED-FM Pittsburgh, PA
As well as being a musician, in 2013 Richter began hosting a weekly radio show on KMUZ-FM in Salem “Local Roots” featuring original music from NW artists.
In 2020 he was joined by co-host Portland singer/songwriter Ronnie Carrier. They also co-produce the Local Roots television show on cable access in Salem.
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An author and former newspaper reporter he published a book titled "Richter's Small Business Success Guide" based on experiences operating his successful Portland area employment and consulting business.