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Sun. September 6th 2015
Saanich Fairgrounds (All Ages)
148th annual SAANICH FAIR Boogaloo En Orbit, las fabulosas BOOGALETTES, Honeymoon Suite, Rukus, Dan the One Man Band, DOCTOR BONES BLUES PROJECT
Fri. October 31st 2014
Halloween Party Rukus
Sat. February 8th 2014
Esquimalt Legion (No Minors)
Montgomery County, Rukus
Sun. October 20th 2013
@  Car Shop at Bayview Place (All Ages)
Bayview Place Roundhouse Centennial Big Sugar, The Roper Show, Steph Macpherson, Rukus
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Rukus

Rukus

Confirmed: Dec. 18, 2015 (Awaiting Update)

from Victoria BC
Past Shows (11)
Tracks (3)

Pronunciation: 'r&-k&s also 'rŸ- or 'ru
Function: noun
Etymology: probably blend of ruction and rumpus
Date: circa 1890
Synonyms: Commotion, furore, fuss, rumpus, shindig, shindy, to do, uproar.

Any combination of human body sounds and movements such as screaming, yelling, hooting, hollering, shouting, whistling, banging, while dancing, jumping, shaking, twisting, gyrating, etc. in the spirit of letting off steam and having a good time. He or she who exerts the loudest sounds and wildest movements raises the best RUKUS.

Audio Samples

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Don't Be Cruel 2006
Santa Bring My Baby Back (To Me) 2009
Blue Christmas
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Videos

Rukus at The Crystal Gardens
Posted: Dec. 18, 2015 via rcmpsite.com
Filmed: Jul. 2, 2004
Victoria Music Hall Of Fame Social 2008
Posted: Dec. 21, 2015 via rcmpsite.com
Filmed: Apr. 5, 2008
Victoria Music Hall Of Fame Social 2008
Posted: Dec. 21, 2015 via rcmpsite.com
Filmed: Apr. 5, 2008
Victoria Music Hall Of Fame Social 2008
Posted: Dec. 21, 2015 via rcmpsite.com
Filmed: Apr. 5, 2008
Rukus at the Club Tango Reunion
Posted: Dec. 18, 2015 via rcmpsite.com
Filmed: Apr. 9, 2004
Rukus at the Club Tango Reunion
Posted: Dec. 18, 2015 via rcmpsite.com
Filmed: Apr. 9, 2004

Current Lineup

NameRoleDates
Dave KissingerGuitar / Vocals1981-present
Ian AdamekBass1981-present
Dave PaulDrums1981-present
Dan IsonDrums1981-present
Steve PeabodyDrums1981-present
John LorenzoDrums1981-present
Barry CassonDrums1981-present
John HughesKeyboards1981-present
Brian FergusonKeyboards1981-present
David MasterKeyboards1981-present
Peter MacDonaldBass1981-present
Marty AdamsKeyboards1981-present
Bob DalzielGuitar / Lead Vocals1981-present
Kim CutlerLead Vocals1981-present
Helen DaviesLead Vocals1981-present
Rod ArundellGuitar1981-present
Bob RichardsonBass1981-present
Norm PiercyBass / Keyboards / Vocals1981-present
Art deMeullesBass / Vocals1981-present
Rick LonghurstBass1981-present
Steve HansenBass1981-present
Steve Hansenbass2009-present

Past Members

NameRoleDates
Phil IssacsonGuitar / Lead Vocals1981-1985
Fred HerfstBass / Vocals2000-2007
Adrien AuCoinBass2007-2008

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Status: Available for Shows/Gigs
- Last confirmed Dec. 18, 2015

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