Blas Elias started playing drums at the age of 12 and was playing professionally by age 17 in local jazz clubs around Texas. 
He attended the University of Texas in Austin as a biology/pre-med major but left school to pursue his passion for playing rock music.

As a member of the rock group Slaughter , Blas recorded several multi-platinum CD’s and toured internationally with bands such as Kiss, Ozzy Osbourne, Ted Nugent and Alice Cooper.  Slaughter had several MTV hit videos as well as winning an American Music Award.

In 2001, Blas appeared in the movie "Rock Star " with Jennifer Aniston and Mark Walberg, along with other rock musicians Zakk Wydle, Jason Bonham, Jeff Pilson and Brian Van Der Ark.  

Blas currently performs as a drummer with the Blue Man Group in Las Vegas.
He enjoys running, triathlon and spending time with his wife and family.