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Richard Christy

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Death metallic and music parodies don’t often move together, but drummer, music parody genius, and Howard Stern sidekick Richard Christy has prevailed both in worlds. It’s installing the prankster was created on Apr 1, 1974, in the city of Fort Scott, KS. The Uniontown Elementary College is definitely where Christy discovered to drum at age ten. Drumming alongside Vehicle Halen, Kiss, and Calm Riot information after school offered him his rock and roll chops. The very first indications of Christy’s dual existence manifested in senior high school when he performed Metallica, Led Zeppelin, and Dark Sabbath covers along with his music group Syzygy while also offering because the drummer for his school’s personal novelty work, Bung Dizeez. After graduating from senior high school, Christy shifted to Springfield, MO, to become listed on the fledgling metallic music group Open public Assassin. A daytime work was still had a need to settle the bills, so he discovered are a home electrician. He also became thinking about making his personal movies and shot the 30-minute horror/humor Bad Ned 2 (there under no circumstances was an Bad Ned 1) and premiered it at the neighborhood Hampton Inn in 1995. It had been exactly the same yr Open public Assassin disbanded, but Christy quickly discovered work with Burning up Inside. The brand new music group decided to move around in total to Orlando, FL, in 1996, and Christy was quickly moonlighting in regional metallic favorites Acheron. By 1997 Christy’s status like a fiery and theoretically gifted drummer got spread through the entire metallic community. It helped him property an audition with one of is own heroes, Chuck Schuldiner of Loss of life. He got the gig and made an appearance on 1998’s The Audio of Perseverance as well as the assisting Western european tour. In 1998 Burning up Inside documented The Eve from the Entities — an record that would move unreleased until 2000 — along with a calendar year later Christy seems over the Fragile Artwork of Existence with the Death-related music group Control Rejected. In 1999 he began leaving tone of voice mails to Howard Stern, and shortly he was sending the surprise jock melody parodies, most poking fun at Stern employee K.C. Armstrong. To Christy’s joy, Stern performed the text messages and songs frequently and they continued to be a staple from the show for a long time. In 2000 he became a member of, documented, and toured with Iced Globe, sat along with Incantation for the spring tour, do some documenting with Control Rejected, and documented Horror Present with Iced Globe by the end of the entire year. In 2001 emerged a brief tour with Acheron along with a tour with Iced Globe that expanded into 2002. He was using the music group for 2003’s The Glorious Burden and in addition caused the underground metallic supergroup Leash Regulation exactly the same yr. In 2004 Richard Christy moved into a competition Howard Stern was keeping to displace his employee Stuttering John, who was simply quitting his phone-answering responsibilities on the air show to become the announcer for The Tonight Display. Like the additional contestants, Christy got weekly to demonstrate himself by creating music parodies and video games, and also other on-air responsibilities, before going against an online vote. Christy earned and quit the electrician work he had came back to you should definitely touring, and he regretfully quit Iced Globe while placing his various other musical tasks on hold.

Quick Facts


Full Name Richard Christy
Height 1.77 m
Profession Actor, Electrician, Drummer, Comedian, Composer, Screenwriter, Radio personality
Nationality American
Spouse Kristin Christy
Parents Pat Christy, Tom Christy
Music Groups Charred Walls of the Damned, Death, Iced Earth, Control Denied, Incantation, Burning Inside, Caninus, Wykked Wytch, Leash Law
Music Songs Spirit Crusher, Voice of the Soul, When the Eagle Cries, Flesh and the Power It Holds, Scavenger of Human Sorrow, Bite the Pain, Declaration Day, Rites of the Locust, Cacharpaya, No Dogs, No Masters, Painkiller, The Phantom Opera Ghost, Story to Tell, Hallowed Be Thy Name, Ghost of Freedom, Green Face, Breaking the Broken, To Forgive Is to Suffer, Carrion Prophecy, Zerospan, Hold at All Costs, High Water Mark, Consumed, A Moment of Clarity, Expect the Unexpected, Brindle Brickheads, Dragon's Child, Invoked Infinity, Red Baron / Blue Max, The Devil to Pay, The Fragile Art of Existence, The Soulless
Albums The Sound of Perseverance, The Fragile Art of Existence, Live in L.A., Live in Eindhoven, Tribute to the Gods, Dark Genesis, Blasphemy, The Glorious Burden, The Blessed and the Damned, Decimate Christendom, Vanquish in Vengeance, Dirges of Elysium, Creatures Watching over the Dead, Cold Winds on Timeless Days, Blaze: The Soundtrack, Blaze: The Soundtrack, Volume II
Movies Albino Farm, Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay, Jersey Shore Massacre, Lights Camera Dead, Supertwink, Unraveled, Booley
TV Shows Howard Stern on Demand


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#Fact
1 Former drummer for many popular death metal bands including: Iced Earth, Burning Inside, Incantation, Control Denied and Death.
2 When John Melendez left Howard Stern's radio show, the show held a contest for someone to win the vacant job position. The audience voted for their favorite contestant. Christy, a longtime fan of the show, entered the contest and won by a wide margin.
3 Worked as an electrician when he was not on tour.
4 Began sending comedy bits and song parodies to Howard Stern's show in 1999.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Body Farm 2017 filming Richard
Nerdland 2016 Confused Woman (voice)
Uncle Grandpa 2016 TV Series Ric
Jersey Shore Massacre 2014 Junior
Rick and Morty 2014 TV Series Zardoz Head / Teenager Morty Jr.
Motorcity 2012 TV Series Junior, Mama's Boy
Howard Stern on Demand 2007-2011 TV Series Retarded Flu
Adventures of Serial Buddies 2011 Skinhead leader
Blue Mountain State 2011 TV Series
Booley 2010 Lyle
Killer Hoo-Ha! 2010 Steve
Albino Farm 2009 Caleb
Metalocalypse 2008 TV Series Lunatic Driver / 57WHYK TV News Anchor / Floridian Meteorologist
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay 2008 Kenny
Lights Camera Dead 2007 The Composer
Supertwink 2006 TV Short Rusty Peters

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Howard Stern on Demand TV Series 1 episode, 2006 writer - 1 episode, 2006
Supertwink 2006 TV Short
Howard Stern 1994 TV Series 2003-

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Howard Stern on Demand 2006 TV Series 2 episodes
Supertwink 2006 TV Short

Camera Department

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Howard Stern on Demand 2006 TV Series camera operator - 1 episode
Supertwink 2006 TV Short camera operator

Editor

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Howard Stern on Demand 2006 TV Series 1 episode
Supertwink 2006 TV Short

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Howard Stern on Demand 2006 TV Series radio segment producer - 1 episode
Supertwink 2006 TV Short producer

Special Effects

Special Effects

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Supertwink 2006 TV Short penis rocket effects

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Why You Do This 2010 Documentary special thanks
Not the Bradys XXX 2007 Video big ups

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
That Metal Show 2014 TV Series Himself
Ask Howard with Rachel Fine 2013 TV Series Himself
Howard Stern on Demand 2005-2012 TV Series Himself / Himself - Host / Ultimate Warrior / ...
Howard Stern: Behind the Scenes Show 2011 TV Series Himself
Why You Do This 2010 Documentary Himself
The Killers of Comedy: On the Road 2009 TV Series Himself
The 2008 AVN Adult Movie Awards 2008 TV Special Himself - The Howard Stern Show Personality
Talking Metal 2008 TV Series Himself
60 Minutes 2005 TV Series documentary Himself - Stern's Staff (segment "Howard Stern")
Howard Stern 2004 TV Series Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Howard Stern on Demand 2006-2007 TV Series Himself

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