Welcome to Richard Lanahan. com. Richard Lanahan is a folk rock and country style guitar player working on Long Island, NY. He was born in New York City and is not from Texas or Carolina. In 2010 Richard began to write and perform his own songs and has regularly worked as a sideman with other Long Island singer-songwriters and song stylists since 2004. Richard released his first solo record titled 'Dreamers' Witness' in 2015. This record contains 13 self-penned and self produced compositions. In 2016 Richard and multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter Katie Pearlman began performing together as a duo. They feature artsy folk rock, some timeless hippie country as well as their own material. Check out the shows page for all upcoming events.