Richard Christy

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On the Beat with Richard Christy of Charred Walls of the Damned: Talks New Album

Hey there MD, my name is Richard Christy and I’m currently playing in my band Charred Walls of the Damned. I’m a former member of Death, Iced Earth, and many other bands and I’ve been playing drums for thirty-two years…

Modern Drummer
Oct 18, 2016

Richard Christy: “Admire the Heroes??? Studio Footage

Richard Christy Performs “Admire the Heroes” from Cold Winds on Timeless Days, the New Album by Charred Walls of the Damned The December issue of Modern Drummer magazine contains an Update story on Richard Christy. In it, the drummer and leader…

Modern Drummer
Sep 28, 2011

Richard Christy: At The Kit

Exclusive MD video of Charred Walls Of The Damned’s drummer demonstrating “Blood On Wood” and “The Darkest Eyes.” Video by Tony Maggiolino.

Modern Drummer
May 11, 2010

Richard Christy: Mega Extras!

(June 2010 Issue) Richard Christy shares his ten favorite drumming albums, as well as shots of his kits over the years. Richard’s 10 Favorite Drumming Albums 1. Death Human (drummer: Sean Reinert) The perfect blend of speed and technicality—probably the…

Modern Drummer
May 7, 2010