Since the release of their debut self-title EP in 2011, this indie-dance trio has been flooding airways and dance floors with waves of subliminal and unrelentingly infectious tunes.
Their combination of live instruments, electronic production and skilled pop sensibilities has hit a note with discerning lovers of electronic music who are listening closely for RÜFÜS’s next move.
In a testament not only to the music, but also to the band’s DIY aesthetic, the EP enjoyed an organic growth and enviable attention from key tastemakers in the blogosphere. Two tracks from the EP, 'Paris Collides' & 'We Left', reached No.8 & No.13 on the Hype Machine charts simultaneously and garnered radio play throughout Europe and North America, while the video for ‘We Left’ has clocked up 100,000+ views on YouTube and Vimeo.
Over the summer, RÜFÜS have played a string of festivals and parties including Homebake, Peats Ridge, Field Day, Harbour Party, Big Day Out and New Beginnings, as well as being selected to support Royksopp and going on the road with The Aston Shuffle for the 'We Won't Get Lost' tour.
In 2012, RÜFÜS are poised for even bigger things. With a new EP and tour on the way, the band has released a taster of their new material in the form of the track ‘This Summer’. Keep your ears pealed for the new sounds of RÜFÜS, at radio now.
You can experience RÜFÜS at Foreshore 2012 this November!