Category archive: Rick News
“Springfield” 1974 Unreleased Album
Rick Springfield seemed to be on a fast track to stardom by 1974. He had it all: a batch of well-crafted commercially viable songs, a great voice, muscular musicianship, and striking good looks. After scoring with 1972’s “Speak to the Sky” single, he assembled his first solo band and hit the road in pursuit ofDetails
I never thought I’d write this but to all who knew our amazing front-of-house mixer and my studio master of sound for my last 12 albums, Matty Spindel, it’s my heartbroken duty to tell you that he has gone home today and is in no more pain. He passed at 1 pm on October 6Details
“Jessie’s Girl” 40th Anniversary Special Live Edition!
In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Rick Springfield’s iconic ‘Working Class Dog’ album, Rick and his band recorded this version of “Jessie’s Girl” live at Rick’s home!Details
Working Class Dog 40th on talkshoplive®
Rick Springfield will be appearing on talkshoplive® on Friday, May 6th at 7 pm Eastern. Tune in to hear all about the ‘Working Class Dog 40th Anniversary Special Live Edition CD/DVD and pre-order your autographed copy!Details
Summer Tour 2022!
SIRIUSXM PRESENTS THE 80’s TOUR OF THE YEAR! PRESS RELEASE: In honor of the 40th anniversary of Working Class Dog, Rick Springfield’s biggest selling and most memorable album to date, the ’80s icon has invited fellow superstars and Grammy winners Men At Work to join him along with special guest John Waite for an 18-dateDetails
‘Jack Chrome’ Available Now!
This is Russell Morris and Rick Springfield like you’ve never heard them before. They have come together to create Jack Chrome & The Darkness Waltz, an album that celebrates Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) with the narrator, Jack Chrome, leading the listener through a compelling song cycle about life and death. “AfterDetails
Australian Zoot Tour
ZOOT, one of Australia’s most-loved bands of the late ’60s, early ’70s, is re-forming for four shows only.Details
Working Class DJ on SiriusXM
Tune in to SiriusXM Big 80s on 8 on Friday, January 22 at 8pm ET – 5pm PT for the premiere of Rick Springfield’s new weekly half hour show “Working Class DJ”!Details
“World on Fire” Available Now!
Holy crap! Okay, maybe not word appropriate considering the general subject matter but my new novel ‘World on Fire’ is being released in January!Details
Create Your Own Paradise!
To celebrate my new partnership with my good pal Sammy Hagar, I’m asking all of my friends and fans to check out our Beach Bar Rum! I promise it’s the best tasting rum ever! Beach Bar Rum is available at most major liquor outlets and if it’s not in your favorite store, ask the managerDetails
Rick & Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum!
Two iconic rockers have been busy—getting into the rum business. Meet Beach Bar Rum. Sammy Hagar has been dabbling in the spirits game for a few years and after chatting with his buddy Rick Springfield, he decided to relaunch the rum part of his portfolio and Rick came onboard as a partner. “Sammy has hadDetails
While we have been working hard to reschedule our postponed shows with Chicago, we regret to announce that due to scheduling conflicts, will no longer be joining Chicago on their rescheduled 2021 tour dates. Tickets will be honored for the rescheduled Chicago dates (without Rick Springfield) or you may choose to request a refund. TicketDetails
Guitar Auction Benefit
Rick has been moved by the tragic fires which have impacted his homeland to become an activist raising awareness and funds for Steve Irwin’s Wildlife Warriors of Australia. Wildlife Warriors is leading the charge to help rescue and rehabilitate the half a billion animals that have been impacted by the wildfires. The Wildlife Warriors missionDetails
Australia Wildlife Relief
The images in this video may be disturbing to some, but this is our reality. It is our responsibility to heal the planet and help all its inhabitants, big and small. The damage these fires have caused will be felt long after the flames are gone. Native animals that are found nowhere else on the planet are now in great danger of disappearing forever. The veterinarians and services treating all the burned animals need money to operate. Please help and give what you can.Details
Fan Getaway 2020 Update!
The Rick Springfield & Friends Fan Getaway May 14-18 at the Hard Rock Hotel Resort in Cancun, Mexico is just six months away! We’re thrilled to announce that musical guests Greg Kihn and Tommy Tutone will be joining us, along with special guests actors Doug Davidson and Jason Thompson plus our host and emcee, DJ/VJ Mark Goodman!Details
IMPORTANT FAN GETAWAY UPDATE!
We have been closely monitoring the situation in the Dominican Republic. In an abundance of caution and for the peace of mind and well-being of my fans, band and crew, the ‘Rick Springfield & Friends’ event in Punta Cana is being rescheduled to take place at Hard Rock Hotel Cancun in 2020. New dates will be determined as soon as possible. We hope to have this announcement within the next two weeks.Details
“Orchestrating My Life” Released!
Orchestrating My Life’ is career-defining re-visitation of a lifetime of hits from Australian-born rocker Rick Springfield.Details
World Cafe Performance & Interview
Rick Springfield’s in-studio performance and interview on World Cafe airs Monday, March 26! World Cafe can be heard on over 200 radio stations nationwide.Details
4 Billion Heartbeats
I wrote this short song on the day my Mum passed away, to be played at her memorial and I wanted to share it with you. I didn’t realize her spirit would be so present during our whole trip back to Australia after she died. Amazing stuff. Love, Rick My Mum, Eileen Louise Springthorpe, passedDetails
The Snake King
The Snake King is the brand new album from Rick Springfield and finds Rick traveling down a dusty dirt road exploring the blues. Release on January 26, 2018, The Snake King is available here from your favorite retailer. The Snake King track list: 1. In The Land Of The Blind 2. The Devil That YouDetails