Rick DeWitt is a South Amherst Graduate and holds an Associate's Degree in Pre-Professional music from L.C.C.C. Rick is also married to a wonderful wife, has three beautiful daughters and lives in Amherst. Rick handles all of the lead guitar work for Naked Monkeys as well as background harmony vocals. He also handles a big part of the songwriting and music production from the "Monkey House" studio in his basement. Rick has been on stages entertaining audiences all over Lorain County for over 15 years. Rick brings a lot of energy to the stage for Naked Monkeys because he believes that a great live show should be just as exciting to watch as it is to listen to. His guitar of choice has always been a slightly modified Fender Telecaster and his favorite amp is a Matchless C/30.