On this episode of The Live Feed, we continue our coverage of Midwest Music Fest 2013 with Ruben. Ruben is a band comprised of members around the Twin Cities area, but originated in Stillwater during the bandmates High School years. Using tried and true rock ‘n roll instrumentation, Ruben crafts tunes that collectively span many subgenres from soul-inspired tunes, to folk-tinged swamp rock. KQAL’s Adam Lusch visits with the band about their writing process, views on their future, challenges of being in a band, and the joys of onstage moments.
Fred Smith is a volunteer producer at WTIP North Shore Community Radio. Each week, he shares his perspectives through Wildersmith on the Gunflint.