Nappanee, IN, September 26, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- The Friendly Coffee Company, LLC has signed with Richard Thomas, AKA Rikki Lixx, former lead guitarist for rock bands Operator and Rev Theory.
Richard Thomas is a talented musician who has been affiliated with several musical groups throughout his career such as Jealous Type (Dangerous Entertainment) in Philadelphia, Automatic Black on Arista, Operator (Atlantic Records) and Rev Theory (Interscope Records/Idol Roc/MaloofMusic/VANHOWES Records). He has toured with bands such as Lynyrd Skynyrd, Avenged Sevenfold, Puddle of Mudd, BuckCherry, Papa Roach, and Staind. He has released several records with Rev Theory and is also an endorsing artist of Ephphone/Gibson guitars.
Richard Thomas now does it all…from rocking your speakers to the coffee maker. Thomas has worked with The Friendly Coffee Company to create his Signature Brazilian Dark Roast, "Heavy Roast", a smooth, rich, and robust dark roast coffee that is as rocking as his guitar solos. “This roast is an in your face, here’s the day now attack, Brazilian roast that is sure to make you a rockstar in your daily grind,” says Thomas about his Signature Roast.
About The Friendly Coffee Company
The Friendly Coffee Company is 100% Veteran Owned and Operated. “The mission of The Friendly Coffee Company is to make a difference one cup at a time” says CEO, Bret Beehler. They travel the globe to select the finest coffee beans from small, organic farms and take pride in knowing that their coffee is made right, “we run test roasts on each bean we hand select to unlock the best flavor of each roast…our roasting process consists of identifying the intentions of each bean and finding the perfect blend combinations to provide you with the very best” states Beehler when asked about what separates them from the other guys.
“It makes me feel great to know that every bag of coffee that sells employs a Veteran.” –Richard Thomas
In addition to his new coffee line, Thomas is expected to release his up and coming autobiography, which will be released within the first quarter of 2016 through VIP Ink Publishing, L.L.C. based out of New Orleans, LA