Three Shades Blue is a Texas based power trio that plays an exciting blend of original Southern Rock and Texas Country with a bluesy flavor. They have played across Texas over the last few years, and have started fresh with the newest member of the band, John Smith, taking over as lead singer/bassist.
John Smith, lead singer/bassist, is a dedicated, hard working, blue-collar musician/singer/songwriter, from Brownwood Texas. He has years of experience playing, singing, and writing heartfelt, honest songs about life, love, heartbreak and the things that matter to us all..
Ryky Rogers is the foundation on which the heavy TSB sound is built. A powerhouse drummer, Ryky has been playing for close to 18 years. Ryky was nominated in 2010 for drummer of the year in the Abilene-San Angelo area, and if you come to a show, watch and listen, you WILL be entertained
Ric Rogers is the lead guitarist, head songwriter, and founder of TSB. He has been playing professionally for 20 years and has toured all over Texas in various bands. In 2010 Ric was nominated and won Blues & Rock Gazette guitarist of the year.