RICHARD MULLIGAN:

RICHARD MULLIGAN:
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RICHARD MULLIGAN
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RICHARD MULLIGAN:  Biography

Have you always been interested in music? What is your story and how did you start making music?
I HAVE ALWAYS HAD A LOVE OF MUSIC FROM EARLY CHILDHOOD ,SINGING,WRITING MY OWN SONGS ,AND PLAYING GUITAR ,TIN WHISTLE ,HARMONICA .ONLY IN LATER LIFE HAVE I TOOK IT MORE SERIOUSLY.RECORDED MY FIRST ALBUM IN 2018 AND MY SECOND THIS YEAR .MY FRIENDS ENCOUREGED ME TO GET MORE INTO IT AS THEY LOVED MY STYLE ETC.IM A HUGE ELVIS PRESLEY FAN FROM CHILDHOOD AND HE IS MY MAJOR INFLUENCE.I LOVE ALL STYLES OF MUSIC BUT COUNTRY AND ROCK ,AND GOSPEL ARE MY FAVOURITE

What are you working on now? Any future releases we can look forward to?
IM ALWAYS WRITING SONGS IN MY HEAD AND ALREADY HAVE A ENOUGH FOR A TIRD ALBUM .I ALSO LIKE TO DO COVERS AND MIX THEM INTO MY ALBUMS

What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry?
ENJOY ,AND BRING ENJOYMENT TO OTHERS ,AS SIMPLE AS THAT ,I WOULD LOVE TO SING AT THE GRAND OLD OPERY SOME DAY ,THATS THE DREAM ,WHO KNOWS

What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus Far?
GAINING THE COURAGE TO GO INTO THE RECORDING STUDIO,I LACKED FAITH IN MYSELF MYSELF.MY FIRST ALBUM WENT TO NO 1 ON THE IRISH ITUNES CHARTS ,IM OVER THAT NOW

How do you go about writing a song? Do you have a melody in your head and then write the other music for it or what’s Your typical songwriting process?
STRUMMING MY GUITAR ALWAYS STARTS ME MESSING AROUND WITH WORDS ,I GET A IDEA AND RUN WITH IT ,SOMETIMES I CAN HAVE A SONG READY IN 20 MIN,OTHER TIMES I COULD HAVE TEN SONGS IN MY HEAD FOR MONTHS BUT NOT FINNISHED .I WORK BEST WHEN IM ALONE SOMEWHERE .SO I GET A STORY LINE ,A MEDOLY,NOT ALWAYS IN THAT ORDER AND THEN GO TO BUILD THE SONG ,USUALLY AROUND A CHOURS

How do you feel the Internet has impacted the music business?
WONDERFUL AS IT HAS ALLOWED SOMEONE LIKE ME WORLD WIDE ASCESS FOR VERY LITTLE COST ,DOWN SIDE YOU CANT MAKE MUCH MONEY ,HA

List some famous musicians currently on your playlist?
ELVIS,AND MOST COUNTRY SINGERS,LOVE VINCE GILL,ALAN JACKSON,GEORGE STRAIT ,DOLLY PARTON ,EAGLES,CCR,COUNTRY ROCK,LOVE THE OLD COUNTRY SONGS ALSO ,

What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?
I WAS AN INTERNATIONAL RUNNER FOR MY COUNTRY

Would you have any advice for young people wanting to follow in your footsteps?
DONT BE AFRAID TO FOLLOW YOUR DREAM ,MAKE IT HAPPEN ,YOU ONLY LIVE ONE TIME,MAKE THE BEST OF YOUR TIME ,WORK HARD AND NEVER LET FEAR OR ANYONE STOP YOU FROM DOING WHAT YOU WANT TO DO ,ITS YOUR LIFE

If you could change anything about the music industry, what would it be?
MAKE IT EASIER TO MAKE A LIVING FROM IT ,YOU ARE GIVING AWAY YOUR SONGS FOR FREE AT THE MOMENT AND ITS NOT FAIR ,

How do you feel about originality?
I LIKE SINGING SONGS THE WAY I WANT ,INCLUDING COVERS . I FEEL PEOPLE WANT TO HEAR YOU ,NOT A SOUNDALIKE OF SOMEONE ELSE.I THINK ITS IMPORTANT TO BE YOURSELF AND THEN EVERY SONG IS ORIGINAL REALLY .

Is there anything else we should know about you? or Something that you would like to add?
I FEEL EVERY BODY HAS A STORY TO TELL SO DONT EVER BE AFRAID TO TELL IT ,

Links to Where Your Music Can be Purchased:
https://richardmulligan.bandcamp.com/
https://music.apple.com/us/album/forgiveness/1503377289
https://music.apple.com/us/album/i-never-met-you/1448390322

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