- Guitarist, Composer, Painter. Rusty lives in Sault Ste. Marie and regularly travels to work on music projects. As capable of playing Jazz & Blues as he is charting a string section for a film score, he is an artist with style.
-Rusty is currently working on his second CD due out in the spring of 08. And his CD CrustyChristmas is due this dec. He also engineers and produces many artists at his studio The REC.ROOM. 256-2681- Last years CD releases were, His own 'dirty river', local Marc Dunns 'Clay Rooster",“Soocoustic And BRAVO TV's " Othello"
- Rusty has been busy this year with dates in the UK, as well as appearing on
CTV's Canada's Walk of Fame in April 07, and in august performed live before 10,00 people with Mary margaret O'hara at the renowned Edmonton Folk Festival.
- Rusty has played with many recording artists such as Allanah Myles, The Cameo Blues Band, In addition he has worked as musical director (MD) of many Toronto shows backing up The Blues Brothers, Tom Cochran, Holly Cole, Barenaked Ladies, Molly Johnson, etc.
-Television Appearances, N.B.C.’s NIGHT MUSIC, BBC ‘Top of the Pops’ , MUCH MUSIC (Mary-Margart O'hara live @Massey Hall) with Blue Rodeo. To see video clips check out: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vQbAr1DCjYw
--Scores - Alliance Atlantis DVD release of Apartment Hunting and for BRAVO
TV Midsummers Night Dream, Romeo And Juliet, Macbeth , and Othello.
--Rusty runs a Wednsday nite blues jam at local club 'the Docks' wih his great band
DIRTY RIVER, and as well he plays 'Jazz at the Docks' with the most venerable
Northern Jazz Ensemble on Thusday evenings.
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