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2009

Click here to see the trailer for the soon-to-be-released Roland Ruby movie!!

After several exciting days of filming in a New York City studio, the Roland Ruby Orchestra is ready to breakout with its first-ever short subject film.

Based on upon the recent adventures of the band recording its latest songs, and narrated by super-Ruby fan Nazzy the Nosy Kitty (you have to see the trailer to get this), the film will be an entertaining and informative look at a day in the life of the Roland Ruby Orchestra. Be sure to check out the trailer now!!

 

2008

June 2008 - First Live Performance by the Roland Ruby Orchestra


On June 21, hundreds of lucky visitors to the Make Music New York festival in New York City were the first to see the Roland Ruby Orchestra give its first live concert performance.

Playing under a brilliant blue summer sky, the Orchestra enthralled the crowd with a high-energy set that included songs from the debut album, Todavia Nos Queremos and the just-released First Kisses and Final Requests, as well as a couple of covers of classic pop tunes.

Check back here soon for photos and video clips of this historic first live performance of the Roland Ruby Orchestra.

Roland Ruby Releases Follow-Up to Todavia Nos Queremos


After spending the last few months of an eventful 2007 in the studio, Roland Ruby emerged with brand new set of original music. The songs are destined to be a part of the anxiously awaited follow-up to Ruby's smash debut CD Todavia Nos Queremos. Click here for exclusive photos of the Roland Ruby sessions and the CD release celebration.

The new album, First Kisses and Final Requests, is available now for download on CD Baby.com. The new songs, along with Todavia Nos Queremos, are also available on www.myspace.com/rolandruby.

2007

May 2007 - Roland Ruby Releases First Video


Click here or below to see the debut Roland Ruby video!


April 2007 - Todavia Nos Queremos CD Release Party


The long awaited Roland Ruby debut CD Todavia Nos Queremos was released in the spring of 2007. Here are scenes from the April 28 party celebrating the CD release.

2006

The Making of Todavia Nos Queremos


The Roland Ruby debut CD Todavia Nos Queremos was recorded in the Fall of 2006. Here are scenes of the band at work in the studio.

 
2005

Gigs with Roland Ruby
 
Roland Ruby welcomes fellow musicians (piano, rhythm guitar, etc.) interested in collaborating on the various gigs described in this website wherein the Bass carries the melody, or in a supporting role for soloists or small groups requiring electric/upright bass accompaniment.     
 


neuroThen there are the long term projects...    
 
In 2005 Roland Ruby and Drummer Plunkett joined forces with Neuro Founder/Singer/Songwriter Jesse Roswell and are currently in the process of auditioning Keys and Lead Guitarists while writing new material.  genre: mid 1980's Cure, mid 70's Bowie, mid 60's Beatles, mid 1720's  Bach. Other influences: Queen, Richard O'Brien, Led Zeppelin, Bob Dylan, Satie...  
 
Below are tracks from the Neuro demo that lured Ruby and Plunkett.  All songs written by Jesse except "1,000 Broken Mirrors"
 
Live show of the revamped Neuro promises to offer an unforgettable multisensory experience that may shock and offend the more traditionally minded audience members.
 
Neuro demo tracks mp3
 
Capsule (4.3 MB)
 
Evolve (5.8 MB)
 
Spinning Yarns (4.7 MB)
 
1,000 Broken Mirrors (4.5 MB)
 

 
2002 Neuro performance
 
Jesse at Neuro concert 1 Jesse at Neuro concert 2 Jesse at Neuro concert 3
     
Wood shed photos
Plunkett rehearsing with old friend on Bass Roland Ruby chopping wood Jesse prepares the pipes and the Roland for rehearsal