Rick sings and plays an arsenal of musical instruments in The Flairz, which includes guitar, violin, saxophone, and harmonica. He began his musical career very much the classical guitar prodigy at The Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, where he earned an A.R.C.T. music degree at the tender age of seventeen. He has played, written songs and recorded with the pop recording act, White Frost, and with his own Rick Spyder Band, among others. Rick feels at home in any style of music and has been noted for his truly unique style of “tap and bend” guitar.