The Rick Ray Band is Rick Ray - Guitar and Vocals, Rick "Sarge" Schultz - Reeds, Kip Volans - Drums, Dave "Shaggy" Snodgrass - Bass and Vocals
They've opened for Frank Marino & Mahogany Rush, Captain Beyond, Robin Trower, Kansas, The Dregs, Uli Jon Roth, Pat Travers, Peter Frampton, Blue Oyster Cult, Allan Holdsworth, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Steve Morse Band, Michael Schenker Group, King's X, Crack The Sky, Lynch Mob, Anvil, Y&T, Gary Hoey Band, Michael Angelo Batio, Fates Warning, Vinnie Moore, Black Knights Rising (members of Dio, Black Sabbath), Kill Devil Hill (members of Black Sabbath, Dio, Pantera, Down), The Mark Wood Band (members of TSO), Eric Gales Band, Average White Band, Bruce Bouillet (guitarist from Racer X), Sanctuary, Black Oak Arkansas, The Happy Together concert [featuring The Grass Roots, Flo & Eddie (from The Turtles & Frank Zappa & The Mothers), Mark Lindsay, Mickey Dolenz and The Buckinghams] and more.
There are also many available releases from this Psychedelic Progressive Hard Rock Fusion band.
The Rick Ray CD's available from Neurosis Records are as follows:
1.Abnormal Road (1999) Rick Ray $7.00
2.Balance Of Power (1999) Rick Ray $7.00
3.The Great Antagonist (1999) Rick Ray $7.00
4.Atomic Soldiers (1999) Rick Ray $7.00
5.Clone Man (1999) Rick Ray $7.00
6.Neurotic Tendencies (1999) Rick Ray $7.00
7.You People (1999) Rick Ray $7.00
8.Looking Into The Past (1999) R. Ray (Feat: Neurotic,RRB,Riot Act) $7.00
9.The Key To The Bottomless Pit (1999) Rick Ray $7.00
10.Cast Into Our Dimension (2000) Rick Ray $7.00
11.Live At Suma (2000) Riot Act (a 1996 rerelease) Rick's old band $7.00
12.Maniacal Disastrophe Tour (2000) Riot Act - Rick's old band $7.00
13.Approach With Extreme Caution (2000) Riot Act - Rick's old band $7.00
14.Living In An Insane World (2000) Rick Ray $7.00
15.Mind Control Inc. (2000) Rick Ray $7.00
16.A Summary Of The Works Of Rick Ray (2000) Rick Ray $7.00
17.Guitarsenal (2000) Rick Ray $7.00
18.Manipulated DNA (2001) Rick Ray $7.00
19.Insanity Flies (2001) Rick Ray $7.00
20.Existing Passages (2002) Rick Ray $7.00
21.The Guitarsonist (2002) Rick Ray $7.00
22.Into The Hands Of Sinners (2003) The Rick Ray Band $7.00
23.Out Of The Mist Of Obscurity (2003) The Rick Ray Band $7.00
24.Night Of The Living Dedicated (2004)The Rick Ray Band $7.00
25.Chainsaw Manicure (2004) Rick Ray $7.00
26.Just Jammin' (2004) Neurotic (1978) RR's old band(Rough but cool)$7.00
27.Mazy Craniacs (2005) Neurotic (Circa 1979) RR's old band $7.00
28.Temporary World (2005) The Rick Ray Band ($7.00)
29.Nothing To Lose (2007) The Rick Ray Band $7.00
30. Violence Marred By Peace (2008) The Rick Ray Band $7.00
31.The Setlist (2009) The Rick Ray Band ($7.00)
32.Can't Lie Hard Enough (2011) The Rick Ray Band ($7.00)
33.KILLING TIME (2017) The Rick Ray Band ($7.00)
You can click on the above titles for reviews of these albums
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All these CD's can be purchased (prices listed above) through the mail Cash, Check or M.O. made payable to Rick Ray or you can use PAYPAL (Paypal email is firstname.lastname@example.org )...or to the left, you can purchase some of the albums at CDBaby.
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Perry, OH 44081
CD's by http://www.cdbaby.com/artist/TheRickRayBand
Purchase THE RICK RAY BAND at AMAZON.COM
Also, The Rick Ray Band appears on 'Second Hand Smoke' A Tribute To Frank Marino
Some of Rick Ray's artwork can be seen here - RICK'S ARTWORK
Article in Belt Magazine about Rick's artwork
The Rick Ray Band opening for Captain Beyond at the Music Box Supper Club 10/26/17
HOLOGRAM- The Rick Ray Band live at the Cleveland Agora opening for King's X - 7/8/17
Psychonaut by Rick Ray from the album Manipulated DNA
I Am The Walrus by The Rick Ray Band...just a live rehearsal recording, but pretty cool.
In The Real World - The Rick Ray Band live at the Dolphin in Gahanna Ohio down by Columbus
No More - The Rick Ray Band live at the Agora opening for King's X
Am I Talking To Me - The Rick Ray Band live at the Cleveland Agora, opening for Y&T
Kevin's Dead by Rick Ray from the 1999 release Balance Of Power
The Rick Ray Band, live at Wilberts performing "HYPNOTIC SPELL"
The Rick Ray Band - "Credits Will Roll" live at the Cleveland Agora opening for Michael Angelo Batio
Rick Ray -The Guitarsonist
The Jokes On Me by The Rick Ray Band, live at the Odeon in Cleveland
Taken Control by Rick Ray off of the Guitarsenal album.
Poppy - by The Rick Ray Band, appears on the "Second Hand Smoke (A Tribute To Frank Marino)" album. Written by Frank Marino.
The Rick Ray Band live at the Cleveland Agora opening for Michael Schenker 1/28/14 performing the song "Hologram"
Fanfare by Rick Ray
Another song from the Rick Ray Band at the Cleveland Agora, opening for Michael Schenker 1/28/14
The Rick Ray Band live at the Cleveland Agora Ballroom 11/18/13 opening for Fates Warning
"Can't Lie Hard Enough" The Rick Ray Band live at The Pirates Cove 2/2/13 opening for Uli Jon Roth.
The Rick Ray Band live at Peabodys 3/5/2012 opening for The Michael Schenker Group
Judge and Jury from the CD "Can't Lie Hard Enough" by The Rick Ray Band on You Tube 2011
"Wonderful" from the CD - Can't Lie Hard Enough by The Rick Ray Band - footage from Lock 3 in Akron, Ohio - 2011
The song "Gotta Be" by The Rick Ray Band from the CD "Can't Lie Hard Enough" 2011
The Rick Ray Band performing the song "Blasphemy?" live from the album "Can't Lie Hard Enough" 2011
Video clip of the Rick Ray Band performing live at Clay's Park Amphitheater 2011
A different version of "Hologram" - The Rick Ray band opening for King's X at the Cleveland Agora 10/1/16
Video for 'Something A Little More Original' from the album The Setlist.
Video for 'Red Tape' from a live concert at the Time Warner Amphitheatre 2010
Video of Acoustic version of 'Red Tape' from the TV show 'Random Acts Of Music'. 2010
Video for 'The Rick Ray Band' on 'Wild Nite Radio' 2010
Video of the second 1/2 of the song 'Reservations In Cell #3' performed live at the Time Warner Amphitheatre 2010
"There's A Riot Outside" by The Rick Ray Band circa 1988
Video of The Rick Ray Band performing "The Atom Smasher" live at the Odeon in 2001
Video for "Awake From Reality" by The Rick Ray Band from the 2008 release "Violence Marred By Peace", contains rare pictures of the East Ohio Gas explosion from 1944.
"Guitaren't You Surprised" from the 2002 release 'The Guitarsonist.
The Rick Ray Band live at the Winchester 6/29/13
The Ray Benich Band - (Ray Benich, Rick Ray and Jim Dudash) live at the Beachland Tavern 2014 "Punk Loose In Gangland"
Ray Benich from Damnation of Adam Blessing and the Rick Ray Band got together to record "Cleveland, Ohio", written by Mr. Benich...click on Cleveland, Ohio above to get to the song.
Rick Ray in concert opening for Frank Marino & Mahogany Rush.
Dave "Shaggy" Snodgrass (Bass and Vocals) opening for King's X at the Agora...a great addition to the Rick Ray Band!!!
Rick Schultz at the Agora with The Rick Ray Band (reeds and Wind Synth)
Rick @ the Winchester opening for Allan Holdsworth
Kip Volans live with The Rick Ray Band at Stella's Music Club in Downtown Cleveland
Rick in concert at the Bethel Road Pub in Columbus, Ohio