Home Page


Blade Co. Music

Rick Blades

Base Player, Songwriter

Rick Blades grew up in Carteret, New Jersey. Now living in St. Petersburg Florida.

Rick has been recording for 20 years and touring for 10 years.

This sideman for T. Pink Band, Ron Gioia, leader of the rockaholics (a New York City / New Jersey touring band) is now out on his own.

Some of Rick's past concerts include:

  • St. Judes 1994
  • Make a Wish - Wenlock 1994
  • Ritz Theater
  • T. Pink Band - Make a Wish - Rockaholics 1994, 1995, 1996
  • T. Pink Band - Cricket Club 1994, 1995, 1996
  • Rick Blades Band - Present

Looking to tour 2003 tours in New Jersey, Ohio, New Mexico, Southwest & Overseas

Using Fender Jazz Basses - Hartke Amps, 66 round wound strings & Jaco Pastorious Influence

Are You Ready to Rock?

Rick Blades, Founder
Blade Co. Music

Teaching Levels 1, 2, 3 & 4 bass

Video lessons are available by mail

Contact Rick at:

Telephone: (727) 215-8361

Click here to E-mail