Jamie Ruben

Guitarist/Composer

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News

June 18, 2013
My new website focusing on my work as a Media Composer, just went live. It has some fun videos. Check it out at www.ljroriginalmusic.com or click on LICENSING AND COMPOSITION
June 13, 2013
Summer 2013 shaping up into a great season with a lot of nice gigs around town, a good run at the Royal Ontario Museum and new composition projects in the works.
May 8, 2013
Looking forward to a lot of playing this summer. Starting a run of four Friday's at the ROM as part of their special spring friday night parties. These are going to be special.
November 8, 2012
Getting ready to record some new tunes at Canterbury this week. Looking forward to putting out some new music, then six more busy weeks before I take off to Southeast Asia with my wife and Son for a few gigs and a nice break.
August 1, 2012
Finished my first film score for the Documentary "Sha Shtil", very inspiring experience.
June 17 2012
some great shows at the rex thanks all who came and for the great playing by STeve Zsirai, Drew Birston, Dan Neill and Tim Shia, also a special thanks to anyone who made it to our concert in the Harbour NIghts concert Series in Owen Sound. What a great night with a lovely audience!
February 3, 2012
Spring/summer bookings already heating up with dates in Owen Sound, Thornbury, plenty of Mctour and 3 nights at the REX. See 'Gigs' for details.
January 27,2012
Jamie becomes a father as he and his wife Pennapa welcome Jaden Nepal Ruben into the world
December 9, 2011
Jamie Ruben Trio has been hired to do 110 concerts around Ontario through 2012 to promote the Chic McCafe coffee brand.It will be nice to hit the road and fun releasing new tunes and playing with a handful of great musicians.
June 22, 2011
"Guitarist Jamie Ruben's Groove♦O♦Ly♦O♦Scene is an absolute treat for the ears.....It posseses a marvelously spacious ambience, woven through with fantastic grooves." – New quote about Groove♦O♦Ly♦O♦Scene from Florence Wetzel, Allaboutjazz.com
June 2, 2011
"Jamie Ruben's Music is infectious and his sound conveys
the richness of his own personal journey." – Alan Bryson, Jazzmatazz jazzamatazz.wordpress.com
June 1, 2011
"Jamie Ruben suggests what Carlos Santana might sound
like if he ever made an ECM album." – Douglas Payne, Sound Insights and AAJ www.dougpayne.com
March 21, 2011
Groove♦O♦Ly♦O♦Scene reaches number 2 on Ear Shot National campus radio Jazz charts.
Check out music from Jamie's new album Groove♦O♦Ly♦O♦Scene
Sample it or pick up a copy. Check it out here and share the link with your friends :)