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Fri. March 8th 2019
Dance-Rukus-Mar 8 Rukus
Fri. November 16th 2018
Dance to the Music of Rukus
Sat. December 16th 2017
Saturday Night Dance with Rukus Rukus
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Rukus

Rukus

On Hiatus - Confirmed: Mar. 9, 2019

from Victoria BC 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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Articles

Videos

Rocking Government House featuring Rukus 2018
Posted: Apr. 22, 2019
Filmed: Jul. 1, 2018
Rukus at Bays Rangers Dance Feb 24 1990
In this Video Artist(s) Rukus, Bob Dalziel, Art Demeulles, Norm Piercy
Posted: Jul. 15, 2017
Filmed: Feb. 24, 1990
Victoria Music Hall Of Fame Social 2008
Posted: Dec. 21, 2015
Filmed: Apr. 5, 2008
Victoria Music Hall Of Fame Social 2008
Posted: Dec. 21, 2015
Filmed: Apr. 5, 2008
Victoria Music Hall Of Fame Social 2008
Posted: Dec. 21, 2015
Filmed: Apr. 5, 2008
Rukus at the Club Tango Reunion
Posted: Dec. 18, 2015
Filmed: Apr. 9, 2004
Rukus at the Club Tango Reunion
Posted: Dec. 18, 2015
Filmed: Apr. 9, 2004
Rukus at The Crystal Gardens
Posted: Dec. 18, 2015
Filmed: Jul. 2, 2004

Current Lineup

NameRoleDates
Bob DalzielGuitar / Lead Vocals1981-present
Dave KissingerGuitar / Vocals1991-present
Marty AdamsKeyboards2001-present
Steve HansenBass / Vocals2008-present

Past Members

NameRoleDates
Phil IssacsonGuitar / Lead Vocals1981-1983
Dave PaulDrums1981-1993
Bob RichardsonBass1981-1983
Rod ArundellGuitar1981-1990
Norm PiercyBass / Keyboards / Vocals1983-1992
Art deMeullesBass / Vocals1989-1990
John HughesKeyboards1990
Rick LonghurstBass1991
Brian FergusonKeyboards1991-2000
Kim CutlerLead Vocals1991-1992
Helen DaviesLead Vocals / Saxophone1992-1994
Steve HansenBass / Vocals1992-1995
Steve PeabodyDrums / Vocals1994-1996
Dan IsonDrums1994
Peter MacDonaldBass1995-1997
John LorenzoDrums1996-2003
Ian AdamekBass1997-2000
Fred HerfstBass / Vocals2000-2007
David MasterKeyboards2000-2001
Barry CassonDrums2003-2015
Adrien AuCoinBass / Vocals2007-2008
Paul McLellanDrums / Vocals2015-2017
Don CrockerDrums / Vocals2017-2018
Status: On Hiatus
- Last confirmed Mar. 9, 2019