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Our New CD 
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Is Available Now !!!
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rr new cd label

Click on song for preview

  1. Heartbreak Hotel
  2. Runaround Sue
  3. La Bamba
  4. All Shook Up
  5. In My Life
  6. Johnny B. Goode
  7. Honey Don't
  8. I Want You I Need You I Love You
  9. Sea Cruise
  10. Love Potion #9
  11. Walking With My Angel
  12. Anyplace Is Paradise
  13. Believe What You Say
  14. His Latest Flame
  15. Crying
  16. Treat Her Right
  17. Palisades Park
  
You can also order your copy
please email rukusmail@shaw.ca or rukusnews@shaw.ca
or call any of the band (on the contact page)

Raise a Rukus CD is $20
our first Cd (Elvis to the Beatles) is now $15
or both for $30

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RUKUS strives to perform a mix of authentic and danceable 1950's and 1960's Rock 'n Roll.

Download a 3 minute demo (2.6MB)

We have performed a 60 minute Elvis Presley tribute and scripted sets of 50's and 60's music on the theme of "The Golden Age of Rock and Roll". On request, we are also able to provide:

  • A British Invasion set
  • Beatles set
  • A Frat Rock' set
  • Mini sets featuring individual artists such as Roy Orbison

Rukus Videos on Youtube!

Rukus Song List 

SONG ARTIST BILLBOARD CHART POSITION

Year Charted
Highest Position
            Pre - 1955
All Of Me Frank Sinatra 1948  
Hey Good Lookin' Hank Williams 1951 1
Tennessee Waltz Patti Page 1950 1
Goodnight Sweetheart , It's Time To Go Spaniels 1954
1
Shake Rattle & Roll Bill Haley &  Comets 1954
7
That's All Right Mama Elvis Presley 1954
                1955
Baby Let's Play House Elvis Presley 1955
Honey Don't Carl Perkins 1955
Rock Around The Clock Bill Haley &  Comets 1955
1
                 1956
Anyplace Is Paradise Elvis Presley 1956
Blue Suede Shoes Carl Perkins 1956
2
Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 1956
1
Heartbreak Hotel Elvis Presley 1956
1
Hound Dog Elvis Presley 1956
1
I Want You, I Need You, I Love You Elvis Presley 1956
1
Love Me Tender Elvis Presley 1956
1
Memories Are Made Of These Dean Martin 1956 1
Rip It Up Little Richard 1956
17
Roll Over Beethoven Chuch Berry 1956 29
Twenty Flight Rock Eddie Cochran 1956

                   1957
A White Sportcoat (And A Pink Carnation) Marty Robbins 1957
2
All Shook Up Elvis Presley 1957
1
Blueberry Hill Fats Domino 1957
2
Diana Paul Anka 1957
1
Great Balls Of Fire Jerry Lee Lewis 1957
2
Jailhouse Rock Elvis Presley 1957
1
Peggy Sue Buddy Holly 1957 3
Teddy Bear Elvis Presley 1957
1
That'll Be The Day Buddy Holly 1957 1
Treat Me Nice Elvis Presley 1957
18
Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On Jerry Lee Lewis 1957 3
                      1958
At The Hop Danny & The Juniors 1958
1
Believe What You Say Ricky Nelson 1958 4
Carol Chuck  Berry 1958
Chantilly Lace Big Bopper 1958 6
C'mon Everybody Eddie Cochrane 1958 35
Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby Carl Perkins 1958
It's All In The Game Tommy Edwards 1958
1
Johnny B. Goode Chuck Berry 1958 8
La Bamba Ritchie Valens 1958
22
One Night Elvis Presley 1958
4
Rave On Buddy Holly 1958
37
Red Headed Woman Wayne Worley 1958

Red Hot Billy Lee Riley 1958

Splish Splash Bobby Darin 1958
3
Summertime Blues Eddie Cochran 1958
8
                       1959
A Big Hunk Of Love Elvis Presley 1959
1
A Fool Such As I (Now And Then) Elvis Presley 1959
2
Dream Lover Bobby Darin 1959
2
Kansas City Wilbert Harrison 1959 2
Love Potion #9 Clovers (Searchers) 1959 (64)
23 (3)
Mack The Knife Bobby Darin 1959
1
Sea Cruise Frankie Ford 1959
14
Sleepwalk Santo & Johnny 1959
1
                        1960
A Mess of Blues Elvis Presley 1960
32
Last Date Floyd Cramer 1960
2
Only The Lonely Roy Orbison 1960
2
Reconsider Baby Elvis Presley 1969
Stuck On You Elvis Presley 1959 1
The Twist  Chubby Checker 1960
1
Walk Don't Run Ventures 1960
2
                        1961
Barbara Ann Regents/Beach Boys 1961
2
Calendar Girl Neil Sedaka 1961
4
Crazy Patsy Cline 1961
9
Crying Roy Orbison 1961
2
Hats Off To Larry Del Shannon 1961
5
Hello Mary Lou Ricky Nelson 1961 9
His Latest Flame (Marie's The Name) Elvis Presley 1961
4
Little Sister Elvis Presley 1961 5
Pretty Little Angel Eyes Curtis Lee 1961
7
Runaround Sue Dion 1961
1
Runaway Del Shannon 1961
1
Take Good Care Of  My Baby Bobby Vee 1961 1
There's Always Me Elvis Presley 1961 56
This Time Troy Shondell 1961
6
Tossin' & Turnin' Bobby Lewis 1961
1
Walk On By Leroy Van Dyck 1961
Walk Right Back Everly Brothers 1961
7
Walking With My Angel Bobby Vee 1961 53
                       1962
Can't Help Falling In Love Elvis Presley 1962
2
Green Onions Booker T  & MG's 1962 3
He's Got You Patsy Cline 1962
14
Hey Baby Bruce Channel 1962 1
Let's Dance Chris Montez 1962
4
Palisades Park Freddie Cannon 1962
3
Return To Sender Elvis Presley 1962
2
You Don't Know Me Ray Charles 1962 2
                         1963
Fly Me To The Moon Frank Sinatra 1963 14
In Dreams Roy Orbison 1963
7
Louie Louie Kingsmen 1963
2
Mean Woman Blues Roy Orbison 1963
5
Rhythm of the Rain Cascades 1963
3
Surfin' USA Beach Boys 1963
3
Wipeout Surfaris 1963 2
                          1964
A Hard Days Night  Beatles 1964
1
And I Love Her Beatles 1964
12
Because Dave Clark Five 1964 3
California Sun Rivieras 1964
5
Do Wah Diddy  Manfred Mann 1964
1
Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby Beatles 1964
Fun Fun Fun Beach Boys 1964
5
Glad All Over Dave Clark Five 1964
6
I Saw Her Standing There Beatles 1964
14
Pretty Woman, (Oh) Roy Orbison 1964
1
She Loves You Beatles 1964
1
Slow Down Beatles 1964
25
This Boy Beatles 1964 54
Twist And Shout Beatles 1964
2
                         1965
Honey Don't Beatles 1965
In My Life Beatles 1965
My Girl Temptations 1965
1
Satisfaction Rolling Stones 1965
1
Treat Her Right Roy Head 1965
2
Unchained Melody Righteous Bros. 1965
4
              Post - 1965
Gloria Them 1966
71
Secret Agent Man Johnny Rivers 1966 3
Brown Eyed Girl Van Morrison 1967
10
Folsom Prison Blues Johnny Cash 1968
32
Lodi CCR 1969
52
Something The Beatles 1969 3
Evil  Ways Santana 1969 9
Black Magic Woman Santana 1970 4
Help Me Make It Thru The Night Elvis & Sammi Smith 1971 8
Long Cool Woman Hollies 1971 2
Takin' Care of Business BTO 1974 12
Margaritaville Jimmy Buffett 1977 8
Old Time Rock And Roll Bob Seger 1979
28
Rock This Town Stray Cats 1982 9
I'm Just a Gigolo David Lee Roth 1985 12
Seasonal & Unique
The Bird Dance (Chicken Dance)
Polka
Blue Christmas Elvis Presley 1957
Santa Claus Is Back In Town  Elvis Presley 1957
Santa, Bring My Baby Back To Me  Elvis Presley 1957
Jingle Bell Rock Bobby Helms 1957
6
Monster Mash Bobby 'Boris' Pickett 1962
1

 

 

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