Rich Thompson

Rich Thompson

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About Rich Thompson

a.k.a. Final Life Form

With a master’s degree in classical guitar performance from Northern Illinois University, Rich’s experience with the guitar runs deep with over 11 years of music instruction. Rich plays classical guitar, electric guitar and performs live out of the DAW Ableton using analog and digital synthesizers controlled by a variety of MIDI controllers.
While living in California, he performed professionally for restaurants, weddings and events including music festivals like Lucidity, Kosmic Gardenz, and Deja-Vu. Rich’s latest performance was for a California based live stream channel Whomp Humboldt where he performed a full set of his own compositions. He has studied with a long list of masters including Zebbler Encanti Experience, kLL sMTH, Seth Drake, iLL Gates, Headflux, Allen Krantz, and Dr. James Hontz. Performing under the name Final Life Form, Rich is destined for big things and has recently had support from Headbang Society promoting his track Erik vs. Eric.


Electric/Acoustic Guitar / Classical Guitar / Ableton / Ukulele / Bass / Piano


Master of Music in Guitar Performance, Northern Illinois University / 11 years teaching experience

Music Specialties:

Rock / Blues / Pop / Classical / Jazz / Electronic

Performance Credits:

Whomp Humboldt / The Bluebird Reno / Lucidity Festival

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