The Ruffian Royale... Bryce St. Arnaud & Kris Casavant plus an ecletic mix of musicians and artists centered upon the goal of collaboration and musical kinship. As two longtime friends (St. Arnaud & Casavant) who share a musical outlook and passion for creative indulgence, RR bring you 9 tracks to vibe with this summer. Vo.l 1 of the Juniper Flowers EP series showcases all new original material with influences ranging across the board from early rock, roots, reggae and independant flair . With a bit of electric harmony, the duo approach the songwriting process with a keen ear for melody and production, leaving the results vividly rendered.
Hailing from British Columbia, Canada, Casavant and St. Arnaud have been making music together in various forms for a decade plus, and now with the collaboration of various other musicians, hope to achieve higher musical aspirations with Juniper Flowers series. Vol. 1 features performances by Anita Burleson on vocals, Ray Depuis on Hammond, Mike Vollmer on Rhodes, and additional guitar work by Mike Grenzer. The Juniper Flowers EP series is available for free download and be sure to expect more great tracks soon as the boys have scheduled Vol. 2 to be out this fall...