Indie-pop with soaring vocal harmonies. 

The Rubenesques deliver a beautifully crafted and diverse sound, layering indie-pop upon Americana and folk influences.

They are multi-instrumentalists with warm harmonies and emotive lyrics at the core.

Winner: Corbin Miles Memorial Prize for Songwriting 2023

“I love everything about this <song>” – Boo Hewerdine 

Video of presentation and song at:

“The Rubenesques are more than just a band, they’re a reflection of the community around them and at the core of this is Seve Smith’s songs. Full of heart, charm and let’s face it, great tunes, these are songs to live alongside you all your life” – Simply Thrilled

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Seve Smith: Vox, guitar, piano.

Hilary Smith: Vox.

Gerard Smith: Vox, piano, guitar.

Marshall Waugh: Drums/Percussion

Colin Cameron: Vox, Guitar, Bass

Latest News:

I’m delighted and honored to announce The Rubenesques are winners the Corbin Miles Prize for Songwriting 2023.

We’re celebrating with a LIVE Event on Friday July 14th and we’ll drop some brand new songs on the streaming platforms soon. 

There’s a sneak preview of our prizewinning song ‘Poacher Turned Gamekeeper Turned Game’ on YouTube, Facebook and Instagram

(Please follow us when you’re there 😁)

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