Tom Petty's hooks, John Mellencamp's kick and Jimmy Buffett's audience
Bladen's sound is gritty swaggering American party rock" --
“Rusty is familiar to anyone
who has spent time in
the live music establishments of
for good reason he's one of
the most popular live acts. ...Audiences
love him.” -- NUVO Newsweekly
Rusty Bladen Booking River
Madison, IN - office / email
shows have been proudly sponsored by Budweiser since 1997
ABOUT RUSTY BLADEN
Treasures solo album was released in 2011, featuring 11
new originals. His One Live Night features
a 17-song concert recorded with his band at the historic Scott Theater in Scottsburg,
Rusty has sold 15,000 albums and more than 10,000 downloads to
his Midwest audience, making Bladen one of the best selling independent
mailing list and rustybladen.com builds and maintain his growing
has headlined the Jasper Strassenfest, Swiss Wine Festival,
the Mount Adams Music Fest in Cincinnati, Ohio, Salem Speedway,
WJAA Radio Bustock in Seymour, Muscatatuck Blues Festival, and Bedford
Fall Festival and has played at the Indianapolis
Motor Speedway and Verizon Wireless/Klipsch Music Center.
Plays from a song list of over 400 popular cover songs and
original music, performing solo or full band.
Bladen takes the crowd on a ride with
his music, party
songs, and American rock and roll. ::
BOOKING INFO :: River Road Records - 812.265.3075
IS RUSTY BLADEN? A
crowd favorite of the Indiana music scene, Bladen
powers his shows with an atmosphere
of party songs, sing-alongs and a whole lot of fun. Rusty
has cultivated his longtime and extremely loyal
Midwestern fan base with memorable
band and his solo
A SHOW LIKE?
Rusty's solo show is a high energy, freewheeling tour-de-force of
Bladen originals, songs from the radio, and some excellent hippie country-rock
band show is an exhibition
of what five guys holding onto
the same roots rock and roll
rope can pull an audience into.
DO THEY SAY?
Bladen is an indispensable part
of the Muscatatuck River Music
Festival. His fans ahve
an expectation that he will put
on an exciting,
high energy show, and he never
fails to deliver. He wins
over fans who have primarily
come to see others." Hugh
Muscatatuck River Music Festival
bar was rockin' like it has rarely rocked before! Rusty Bladen has so much energy we had to put in
a new breaker system just for him. He's fun, talented,
works the room. Call the paramedics because
he knocks the crowd dead. I partied so hard I'm still taking aspirin.
I can't wait to see him again."
Jimmy "Mad Dog" Matis
Longacre Bar & Grill
Rusty Bladen Digital Promo Sheets - front /back (pdf)
Bladen is coming off a home-turf gig with his
band at the Madison Regatta before a wild riverfront
crowd of 3,000.
Bladen emerges from behind a large black, logo-emblazoned backdrop, grinning
and pounding a foot on the stage..."
full Evansville Courier article