Artist profiles: John B. "Fritz" Richmond
AboutJohn B. "Fritz" Richmond
Folk musician - jug and washtub bass player - engineer
Born on 10 July 1939 in Newton, Massachusetts, USA.
Died on 20 November 2005, in Portland, Oregon, USA, of lung cancer, aged 66
A key figure on the Boston folk music scene and won national attention in 1963 with Jim Kweskin And The Jug Band.
Engineered albums for such artists as Jackson Browne and Bonnie Raitt etc.