Ruby Ruby Ruby
Ruby Ruby Ruby are:
MAGARETH KAMMERER; VOCALS AND GUITAR
DEREK SHIRLEY; BASS
STEVE HEATHER; DRUMS AND PERCUSSION
plus sometimes some very special guests from the Berlin scene; Thomas Meadowcrof, Toby Delius, Axel Doerner and Michael Thieke.
RUBY RUBY RUBY, good old-ish friends who came together in the summer of 2006 in Berlin to play the Jazz standards and songs they love.
Margareth is a song-based vocalist and composer working in the surrounding of Berlin‘s experimental music scene. Her music has an affinity for minimalism and her lyrics are sourced by classical and contemporary poetry. Since 2000 she has been making solo concerts and developing a body of work for her first solo release to be an animal of real flesh on Christof Kurzmann‘s label Charhizma. Together with Kai Fagaschinski, Michael Thieke and Christof Kurzmann she formed the band project The Magic I.D., which is working on new song forms. She has been involved in numerous cross-disciplinary collaborations as both as composer and performer with filmmakers, video artists and in theater with director Jay Scheib and Adeline Rosenstein. She has worked with numerous musicians as: Paolo Angeli, Daniela Cattivelli, Jon Rose, Fred Frith, Joe Williamson, Chris Abrahams ecc.
Derek Shirley, born ottawa canada, since 2001 based in Berlin. active in various improvised and experimental music scenes with projects such as Monno, Hotel Gaeste, Unununium, Taunus.
Steve Heather studied percussion/improvisation at the Victoria College of the Arts (1991). Perfermance Art at DasArts/Amsterdam (2006). Since 1994 Steven Heather has been performing and recording as a musician of all sorts regularly in Australia, Europe, America and Asia. He currently performs regularly with Andy Moor, Yannis Kyrialides, Joe Williamson, Toby Delius, Axel Doerner, Jan Schroder, Martin Siewert, Boris Hauf and Thomas Meadowcroft to name but a few.