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I AM (and so are you)

I am a musician, singer/songwriter, performer...Scratch that. I am a human being. (Insert Elephant Man reference here.)   

Most of my life has been spent bolstering other people’s view that I am that first description. It’s been more important to…

You go your way, algorithm!

My friends, I come to you today in need of help. If you could please take a moment and follow my Spotify page, I would be forever in your debt. You see, it’s all about the algorithms, Ladies and Germs.…

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Mixing at Super 70 Studio in Beacon, NY!

In many ways, recording the Gorillas was way easier than recording solo. We all knew what GHG were and the object was to represent that thing sonically. This one's a little trickier. At first my producer, Harley Fine, would ask…

Getting closer!!!

Greetings Gates! 

I have not checked in for a while, so here I am! As of this weekend, we have finished tracking four out of ten songs at Super 70 Studio in Beacon, NY. Sunday and Monday we recorded…

And so it begins...

We will begin recording in earnest on Friday! Thank you so much for being such an important part of this project. I will be posting update videos and such as we go. 

There is one small issue, as it…

WE MADE IT!!!!

The moon landing was a hoax, there is no such thing as gravity, the earth is flat and Rick Fink hit his crowdfunding goal on Indiegogo!!! Right on time for the rapture I might add. Thank you so much for…

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9 Days Left!

With no illusions I implore you... That's quite a sentence isn't it? Nine days left. Nine days! Okay, so maybe for the sake of argument, you might say that I jumped into this thing a little too quickly. Maybe nobody…

Campaign update and NEW PERK ADDED!

Thank you to all who have participated! We are 37% of the way there with 37 days left to our campaign.  You might be interested to know that we have added a new perk! If you choose the SONG FOR…

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Rick Fink's Indiegogo Song Pileup - Days One Through Four!

Day 1! Two things I neglected to mention... The video for Boogie was the first appearance of the greatest guitar player on the face of the earth, Oscar Suh-Rodriguez. I was still trying to figure out if he could play…

The Subtle and not so Subtle Art of Collaboration

I have always viewed collaboration as the lifeblood of every creative endeavor. My world view having expanded in recent years, I have come to regard cooperative effort as an essential component of a life well lived. As a front…

So, how are things?

Greetings and salutations, 

It's me! Your old pal, Rick Fink. I've launched a new website and I'm hoping you will all stick around for my solo portion of our Gorillas' journey. I've been writing tons of songs and…