Richard Michos is a guitarist who has performed extensively locally and internationally. He is an established studio player and music mentor in the SF Bay Area. His solo performances display a rich tapestry of tastefully amplified acoustic guitar mixed with a masterful use of loops which give an amazingly full and pleasant listening experience. A mix of pop, international, latin, light jazz, and classic rock styles give a soothing but stimulating effect, and audiences are always complimentary. Michos specializes in fusing traditional melodic forms in with modern grooves and instrumentation. Further credits include recording albums, and producing the world music groups Shabaz, Georges Lammam, and Riffat Sultana (available on I-Tunes) who have been reviewed with stars in Billboard, and highly rated on world music radio charts. His music has also been featured on NPR, as well as in Rhythm and Folk Roots magazines.