VIDEO: Rusty Bladen in Columbus

Rusty and the band in a video shot Friday night in Columbus, Indiana by longtime Rusty Bladen friend Brad Shouse.

Tis The Season!

Fans of Rusty Bladen’s Christmas album will get a special treat tonight at The Garage Pub & Grill in Columbus, Indiana. The album, recorded with John Mellencamp’s band members, Dane Clark on drums and Troye Kinnet on keybords and accordion, has been getting radio airplay since it’s release in 2006. Other musicians contributing are VernayContinue Reading

Rusty Bladen announces Home for Thanksgiving Show at Red Bicycle Hall in Madison

Rusty Bladen, the hometown storyteller and minstrel, will be lighting up the stage at Red Bicycle Hall on Thanksgiving Eve (November 23) just in time for the holiday. Bring the family, meet your friends, come early and stay late. The fun is just beginning! Special $5 show on one of the great party nights ofContinue Reading

NEW SONG: “Jamie’s Garden” released online on Facebook and Soundcloud

NEW MUSIC FROM RUSTY BLADEN: Rusty wrote and recorded his new song “Jamie’s Garden” as a tribute to a young mom who died unexpectedly, leaving two kids – and a garden – to be raised by her mom and dad. The song debuted on the Rusty Bladen Fans and Friends page on Facebook on Tuesday,Continue Reading

At Triple Play BBQ in Franklin Saturday; Colts tailgate show Sunday

This Saturday night (Sept. 24), Rusty Bladen debuts at the Triple Play BBQ in Franklin, Indiana. A beautiful big room, the venue has a retractable roof, so let’s hope for great weather and homegrown rock and roil under the stars. 9:00pm start. VENUE: 186 W. Jefferson St Franklin, IN 46131 Sunday (Sept. 25), if youContinue Reading

This Weekend: Shows in Madison and Columbus

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 9 LIVE AT OFF BROADWAY TAP ROOM 218 E. Main / Madison, Indiana / 9pm Hey Madison fans! A Friday night at the downtown home of great Americana rock and roll, this show is Rusty’s first appearance for a show in Madison this summer! Catch the rocking solo show. It promises to beContinue Reading