The Players from left to right:

Rickylee Brawner - Guitar, lead and background vocals
Steve LeBlanc - Drums, lead and background vocals
John Lodge - Keyboards, lead and background vocals
Carol Jones - Lead and background vocals
Bruce Bush - Bass - lead and background vocals

About the Band

There are five players in the group with decades of experience each. Instrumentation includes keyboards, guitar, bass, drums, five strong vocalists, and a large measure of enthusiasm! The majority of the playlist is comprised of popular cover material with an emphasis on a dance beat. The group was actually "born" in Keystone Heights on the Fourth of July in 1981 and played it's first gig at Santa Fe High School for the Valentine's Day Sweetheart Dance. For over two decades now Area Code has appeared regularly at clubs in the Gainesville, Fl. area.
Booking information:
Area Code is available for private parties, dances, weddings, receptions, and night clubs. If you are interested, please don't hesitate to call Rick at 386-462-1500 or John at 352-378-4348, or email rick at

Halloween 2009

Halloween 2009
The "Posse"

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2011 gig schedule

  • Sunshine Eagles January 7-8
  • Spindrifter Jan. 14-15 as 4 Cryin' Out Loud
  • Dirty Bar February 11-12
  • Sunshine Eagles Feb. 18-19
  • Sunshine Eagles March 18-19
  • Dirty Bar March 25-26
  • Spindrifter April 1-2 as 4 Cryin' Out Loud
  • Dirty Bar April 29-30
  • Sunshine Eagles May 20-21
  • Dirty Bar June 17-18
  • Sunshine Eagles June 24-25
  • Sunshine Eagles July 22-23
  • Dirty Bar August 12-13
  • Sunshine Eagles August 19-20
  • Sunshine Eagles September 23-24
  • Dirty Bar October 15
  • Sunshine Eagles October 28-29

Wednesday, October 26

Area Code's final public gig is at The Sunshine Eagles!!!!

Well, all things must pass, and this Halloween weekend
at The Sunshine Eagles is probably going to be our last
public gig. It's been an incredible 30 year run, and we
want to thank all our friends and fans for making this
such an incredible band to be a part of. If we don't see
you this weekend to thank you in person, consider it
done!! Keep rockin' , Rickylee

Thursday, August 18

Area Code at The Sunshine Eagles!

Hey Y'all,
Gettin' close to the weekend, and I'm ready! gonna be
jammin' with my buds in Area Code at The Sunshine
Eagles Friday and Saturday, so I hope you can make it
down for some good music, dancin' and fun!
see ya, Ricky