DERUTS

(Austria; France; Chile)

Multicultural female power trio

deRuts is a multicultural female power trio (CHI,AT,FRA).With its innovative instrumentation (Cello,Violin,Percussions&Voices) and its very unique sound the band manages to combine different elements of classical music, traditional folk music, Pop, Rock & Worldmusic . deRuts proposes a musical journey: starting from the Alps and the multiples traditional and popular sounds of Europe, getting to the Andes with those rich Latin American Folk roots; there are no limits nor borders. The lyrics are written in Spanish,German, French and English. The mix of such diverse elements leads to a complete new musical approach with personal identity , maintaining the spirit and essence of the band.

The multicultural trio deRuts consists of three women: Magdalena Rust from Austria, Lolita Ponce from France and Maria Paz Videla from Chile. With its innovative instrumentation (Violoncello, Violin, Percussions & Voices) and its very unique sound the band manages to mix the world of strings with percussions, with a very particular focus on vocals and the combination of those.

deRuts proposes a musical journey: starting from the Alps and the multiples traditional and popular sounds of the european continent, getting to the Andes with those rich Latin American Folk roots; there are no limits nor borders. “Crossover” (fusion) in every sense of the word. The lyrics of the compositions are written in Spanish, Austrian dialect (German), French and English. The mix of such diverse elements leads to a complete new musical approach which includes the diversity of World Music, Popular Music, Rock, Jazz and Classical Music, with personal identity , maintaining the spirit and essence of the band.

The band was formed in 2014 in Santiago de Chile and counts with an EP (2015), and the new released CD “Novopangea” (2017), first long play album recorded in 2017 in Estudios ION (Buenos Aires, Argentina) y Estudio Madre Selva (Santiago de Chile).
deRuts has been playing and performing in a lot of different cities, festivals and stages of Chile and counts at present with 2 international tours through Europe (2016) and Argentina (2017).