At the age of 13, Blake discovered Hard rock and it inspired him to learn guitar. Within a couple years he had already mastered some of the guitar stylings of Jimi Hendrix,Dimebag Darrell, David Gillmore, Steve Vai, John Pertucci, Eddie Van Halen, Kirk Hammett and many others. As the years progressed, he fell in love with Jazz and went on to study Jazz at Wayne St. University under Detroit greats, Steven Carryer, Russell Miller and many more. Over the years he has developed an ever evolving style. Often going to jam sessions and collaborating with great musicians on original material. He has played in a number of musicals and also fills in at jazz gigs occasionally. He has taught a lot of group and private lessons. He recently studied guitar for 3 years under the phenomenal Jim Morris, who later refered him to Sins of a Madman during there search for a new lead guitarist. It turned out to be a perfect match, He has no problem playing all the 0zzy songs note for note and he loves playing all the amazing Randy Rhoads, Jake E. Lee and Zack Wylde guitar licks!