this valentine's day, wollenberg records is proud to announce the release of richard's first of 3 albums due out in 2012 - "lived in : a live richard cortez records." lived in, richard's first live album in 6 years, transports you to be an audience member at an intimate house concert. from heart-wrenching to heart-warming, lived in takes you on an emotional journey through the songs of award winning singer-songwriter richard cortez. these high-quality recordings showcase fan-favorites off richard's past releases, like "the song for when everyone's gone" and "craving something beautiful," and also include raw acoustic performances of five brand-new never-before-released richard cortez songs. experience tearjerkers like "separate ways" and "over, again" lined with poetic lyrics documenting richard's most recent break-ups and battles with addiction, and enjoy the pop-inspired and catchy melodies of "the poor man's love song" and "the next best thing." this newest release from wollenberg records is a must-have for any fan of honest heartfelt acoustic composition.