Tru Ruts Endeavors is a multi-disciplinary artistic enterprise ranging from a record label, theatre productions, a radio series, visual art exhibits and film productions. It has been a major innovator + trailblazer in the Twin Cities often producing shows to sold out audiences and critical acclaim. Tru Ruts/Speakeasy Records is a premier record label based in the Twin Cities, with a roster of nine artists and has been called ‘a record label of this generation.’ The roster also includes Truthmaze, El Guante, Sha Cage, e.g. bailey, See More Perspective, Quilombolas and others. http://www.myspace.com/truruts or www.truruts.com.
“Tru Ruts is a record label of this generation. It strives to transcend the boundaries of music…” – Rich Albertoni (Isthmus) on TRU RUTS
“Trú Rúts prevails on strength of authenticity.” – Dwight Hobbes on TRU RUTS
“El Guante and his ilk have the star power and chemistry to fill a much larger forum.” – Jordan Selbo (City Pages) on TRU RUTS
“They’re part of a movement as poetic and culturally potent as the Beat Generation of the 1950s. With percussion central to their sound, the dawn of a Beats Generation is upon us.” – Rich Albertoni (Isthmus) on TRU RUTS
“Refreshing to be sure, what with the Tru Ruts crew interacting warmly with each other and supporting their art with close fans, unfamiliar because the sense of community El Guante and his posse evoke…” – Jordan Selbo (City Pages) on TRU RUTS