• Richard Tamplenizza (a.k.a Sulo) is a producer, composer and songwriter from Sydney, Australia. Best known for his work as a member of award-winning hip hop group, The Herd (Elefant Traks). In recent years he had shifted his focus to production and composition for film, TV soundtracks and commercials, working principally as audio and music lead for independent production house, Broken Yellow.

    Richard composed the soundtrack for animated true-crime series, The Twist (ABC TV Australia + iview), winner of Best Animation at the Banff World Media Awards, the Grand Prize at Web Series Festival Global, Los Angeles and Best Animation at Webfest, Melbourne. Season 2 has commenced production, coming out via Bilibili (China) in 2023.


    Richard's recent projects include the title music for Space 22 (BBC Studios/ABC), Hooked Hitched and Hung Up podcast (IHeartPodcasts Australia/Deadset Studios), A Girl's Guide To Hunting, Fishing and Wild Cooking (SBS Australia) and additional music for China Love (ABC, Netflix). Richard has composed the music for the Australian Of The Year Awards (ABC+i view) for several years running.


    Richard is currently co-producing Urthboy's upcoming releases. The Night Took You and Sunrise In My Head feat. Iamsolo are out now.


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