Reb Blake is a life long resident and musician of Marin County in California. He also is a bandleader, music business consultant, certificated wild land firefighter, decorated US Army firefighter during the Viet Nam war, project manager on nuclear aircraft carriers, father, husband and Master’s of Science degree holder.
Reb has played in many bands, some you’ve heard of and many you haven’t, while managing a few bands as “friend of the band” such as the Sons of Champlin and Quicksilver Messenger Service for very short stints. Reb played bass in various configurations with Ron Elliott and Butch Engle for eleven years appearing once at Uncle Charlie’s as the Beau Brummels. Reb worked a band for 18 years with vocalist, drummer, songwriter Bruce Brymer around California called the Wild Ones featuring former members of the Fleetwoods, Full Tilt Boogie Band, Quicksilver Messenger Service, and the Nevile Brothers.
His next project is a collaboration with the legendary Butch Engle.