A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, Brady Blade has played with a variety of big name artists such as Emmylou Harris, Steve Earle and the Indigo Girls.
Brady also enjoyed a very long and successful tour with Jewel in support of Jewel's second album, Spirit. The album debuted in November 1998 in the #3 spot on the Billboard 200 and was certified platinum out-of-the-box. The collection has since been certified triple platinum by the RIAA.
Brady joined Dave Matthews in 2003 for Dave's "Dave Matthews and Friends" tour and CD.