Performing as part of the Peoria Center for the Performing Arts Music Series

Walter Richardson II is a performing singer-songwriter with a passion for rhythm and acoustic guitar. He received a B.S. Degree from Arizona State University in 1976. Alongside of his solo performing, Walt has been the leader of three bands and recorded and released four projects over his 30 years of professional entertainment. Walter has toured throughout the United States and Mexico, sharing the stage with artist ranging from Third World to Ziggy Marley. Walter has also been a promoter of several popular concerts and festivals. He is known for his close work with many hospitals, schools, nonprofits, and charities throughout the state of Arizona. He has been the recipient of numerous awards, the greatest of these being his 2014 induction into the Arizona Music and Entertainment Hall of Fame and the installation of a Bronze plaque in his honor in the Downtown Tempe Walk of Fame. Since high school, one of Walt’s hidden passions is radio. Walt broadcasted his first show in 2001 on internet radio station, KNOT Radio. In 2009 Walt joined with his own, now nationally syndicated, show “My World of Music” (a peaceful place in quantum space). In addition to his radio show, Walt is now working on his next recording project. Currently living in Tempe, Arizona, Walt can be contacted at and

Tuesday, November 14 at 7:30pm  BUY TICKETS
Gyder Theater
Adult Tickets $20/ Students $15 (must show a valid school ID) (includes a $2 ticket fee).
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