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Ball of Wax 36 Songs: Casey Ruff – “A Broken Heart’s Immortal”

Bart recently wrote that Casey Ruff has a “unique form of charisma where when the person gets up on stage, you know it’s performance time, you know it means something,” heaping deserving praise on Ruff’s affable stage presence, equal parts Johnny … Continue reading

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Ball of Wax 36: June 7, 2014

 

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Attempting to Capture Lightning: Casey Ruff and the Mayors of Ballard

Casey Ruff – Pomp and Circumstance (2014, self-released) You know Casey Ruff before you know him. The honest bartender, the dude who looks the same at 2 AM as 11 AM, who will speak freely, and humorously, at any time.  … Continue reading

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Drunken Prayer, Casey Ruff, Friday at Conor Byrne

There is a long-awaited show to take place tomorrow evening at the Conor Byrne Pub in Ballard. Ball of Wax alumnus (featured on Volume 10, according to my research) and all-around local luminary Casey Ruff will play with cohorts The … Continue reading

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Casey Ruff and Sunset Tavern’s Memorial Day Weekend Show: Sunday May 29

I hate to interrupt the Northwest FolkLife love, and the Sasquatch hype, but Ballard’s putting its own foot into the Memorial Day weekend music scene, and in a refreshingly appropriate way. Casey Ruff and a number of the more straight-ahead … Continue reading

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