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Barone has new role as troubadour

Richard Barone
Richard Barone
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Richard Barone, former frontman of ’80s alternative pop-rockers The Bongos, has worn many hats in his professional career — including DJ, record producer, concert producer and most recently professor at New York University. Since The Bongos split in 1987, Barone has also pursued a varied solo career — from his unorthodox 1987 live debut, “Cool Blue Halo,” to a long-awaited collaboration with producer Tony Visconti on 2010’s “Glow.” His live performances have seen him team ...

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