"Renaissance Man," Rick Altizer, is a film director, recording artist, music producer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and radio show host. Rick recently directed the number two movie in America the night of its release (April 25, 2017), "Chonda Pierce - Enough." Rick also co-wrote, co-edited, filmed, and composed the film score to the movie. In 2015 he also wrote and directed, "Chonda Pierce - Laughing in the Dark." That movie was the number five movie in America the night of its release. "Laughing in the Dark" also won for Best Feature Documentary in the Park City International Film Festival.
A twice Dove nominated music producer, he has sold over one million albums. He has produced such artists as Johnny Cash, Vince Gill, Marty Stuart and Russ Taff. As a recording artist, he recorded seven studio albums with three top 10 singles. He currently is the worship leader and men's ministry director at Hickory Grove PCA Church, in Nashville TN. He has been married to his wife, Jan, for 31 years and has two sons, David and Matthew and daughter-in-law, Laura.
As a recording artist, Rick is an American Christian musician, who primarily plays a contemporary Christian music, Christian rock and worship style of music. He has released seven studio albums, Blue Plate Special in 1998, Neon Fixation in 1999, Go Nova in 2000, All Tie Zur in 2001, John Lennon's Glasses in 2002, Scripture Memory - Pop Symphonies in 2007, and I Want Mine in 2010, with KMG Records, True Tunes, Not Lame Recordings, and Fuseic.
Richard Bryan Altizer was born on August 13, in Knoxville, Tennessee.
His music recording career began in 1998 with the studio album Blue Plate Special released in 1998 with KMG Records. The second studio album Neon Fixation, was released in 1999 from KMG Records. He released Go Nova with True Tunes in 2000. His fourth studio album All Tie Zur was released in 2001 from Not Lame Recordings. The subsequent studio album John Lennon's Glasses was released in 2002. He released Scripture Memory - Pop Symphonies with Fuseic Music in 2007. His latest release I Want Mine was released in 2010 by Fuseic Music.
Altizer is married with two children, where they reside in Old Hickory, Tennessee.Albums
Blue Plate Special (1998, KMG)
Neon Fixation (1999, KMG)
Go Nova (2000, True Tunes)
All Tie Zur (2001, Not Lame)
John Lennon's Glasses (2002)
Scripture Memory - Pop Symphonies (2007, Fuseic)
I Want Mine (2010, Fuseic)