Roger MaudeOn lead and rhythm guitar is Roger Maude. Roger began playing guitar in his teens and never looked back. In the late 70’s and early 80’s he was a founding member of the Crystal Pyramid Band and gigged throughout Connecticut. Roger has been a member of Rat Bat Blue, and currently also plays with Crystal Pyramid Band and Rhythm Authority throughout the area. He plays Gibson Custom Shop and Tom Anderson electric guitars through Fender, Top Hat, and Mesa Boogie amps, and uses Alvarez acoustic guitars. His main squeeze with the Rodeo is a Tom Anderson Hollow-T Drop Top powered by Top Hat amps. He also uses an Alvarez MFC80 acoustic guitar.