ABOUT THE AUTHOR


EVERYTHING IS COMBUSTIBLE 

Richard Lloyd Group at the Georgia Theatre on June 23, 2017. Image: Cat Bobon 

​62 days 'til release

The Memoirs of an Alchemical Guitarist

​ Release Day: October 24, 2017 / Pre-order @ Amazon / Barnes & Noble / The Book Depository

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Recent News: ​​


8-14-17:Best Classic Bands article: "Television Guitarist Richard Lloyd Pens Memoir"


8-8-17: ​Just announced: The Richard Lloyd Group will be playing two shows with theDream Syndicate in the fall: Boston area:  Somerville, MA at ONCE on December 1, and New York City at The Bowery Electric on December 2.


8-5-17: ​ The schedule  for Richard Lloyd's appearance and book signing at the AJC-Decatur Book Festival on September 2 at 5:30PM can be viewed at  www.decaturbookfestival.com/sessions/view/ 


7-25-17:Richard Lloyd Group will be performing at theHopscotch Music Festival in Raleigh, North Carolina on September 9. More information:

 www. hopscotchmusicfest.com/lineup/richard-lloyd/


7-17-17:Everything Is Combustible is now available for Pre-Order at Amazon UK, European Amazon markets, as well as Amazon Canada and Japan, in addition to Amazon USA. The release date is the same in the United States and elsewhere: October 24. 


7-3-17: ​Richard Lloyd Group will be performing at the CBGB's benefit for homeless veterans in Athen's Georgia on August 5​. More information at www.eventbrite.com/e/cbgb-athens-tickets


6-14-17:Just announced: Richard Lloyd will be appearing on the main stage at the AJC Decatur Book Festival, September 2 (exact time TBA). The book is officially released October 24th, but will be on sale at the event with a signing by Richard after an onstage interview with Josh Jackson from PASTE Magazine.


5-30-17:  Richard Lloyd Group ​is beginning a 14 date May-June Tour kicking off in Charlotte, North Carolina. For more information please visit the Official Richard Lloyd Fan Page at Facebook.













Richard Lloyd was born in in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1951. He is a world renowned electric guitarist, songwriter, recording artist and a founding member of Television.  As an author, Lloyd  was a regular columnist with Guitar World Magazine--the "Alchemical Guitarist."   As an autodidact, he has developed extensive expertise in many scientific and religious areas, and believes in the alchemical rule: "one book opens another."

From Richard Lloyd's 2007 LP The Radiant Monkey



​​​​​Television, CBGB's and Five Decades of Rock and Roll

RICHARD LLOYD