ABOUT

Jimmy Rupnow is a composer, recording artist and producer. All of his solo music is written, performed and recorded exclusively alone. This entire band sound music reflects multiple genres (rock, country, folk, jazz, jam band) and culminates into sedate rock from a highly distinctive modus operandi. In addition to carefully crafted lyrics music is deep-rooted especially from working with professors, family, friends and mentors for decades.

 

Jimmy is also on Apple Music, iTunes, Spotify, YouTube and streaming services with these bands:

 

Grüveyard

 

The Exceptional Gentlemen

Latest Album   Lies and Deceit

 

Dana K & the Remedy

Debut Album  Still Time

 

Mark & Jimmy

 

RidgewalkerSpotify

 

The Ken Dolls

The High Plains

 

          BIO

Rock, folk, blues, jazz, country, classical and opera style vocalist, piano, keyboard and organ player. Live and studio artist from Ontario, Canada.

Graduate from the University of Waterloo in Environmental Studies and Music Studio Voice and Piano at Conrad Grebel College. Jimmy's mom Carole Ann (Beattie) Rupnow from the Dundas family is a relative of Garth Hudson from Canadian-American roots rock group The Band. They were regarded as one of the world's most popular and influential rock bands of all time during the 1960s-1970s.

The album entitled Jimmy Rupnow is a compilation of 9 songs recorded in 2013. Behind Fire his second album was released in December 2015. Other Levels is a double album from 2016. The songs are written, performed, mixed and mastered by Jimmy at Blue Springs Studios in Waterloo, Ontario. Paul Stouffer, piano expert and jazz entertainer was Jimmy's piano and music advisor over the course of many years after studying at university. It is fortunate to have worked on music concepts with such an extraordinary musician.

Several projects include original rock/folk band Ridgewalker with a marathon of an album. It took about 8 years and was recorded at METALWORKS Studios in Mississauga, (Toronto) Ontario. The Slacks is a jam band that had always been a highlight bringing together many good friends. Savage Blue was the first main group that played over 20 years of music as a rock and roll party band. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo by Rocky Nash