Robin Ruddy
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Robin Ruddy

Nashville, Tennessee, United States | Established. Jan 01, 2000 | INDIE | AFM

Nashville, Tennessee, United States | INDIE | AFM
Established on Jan, 2000
Solo Americana Bluegrass

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Jul
27
Robin Ruddy @ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Jul
23
Robin Ruddy @ The Basement

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Jul
18
Robin Ruddy @ Millennium Maxwell House Nashville

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Jun
29
Robin Ruddy @ Douglas Corner Cafe

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Jun
14
Robin Ruddy @ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

May
03
Robin Ruddy @ The Crying Wolf LLC

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Apr
27
Robin Ruddy @ Douglas Corner Cafe

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Apr
18
Robin Ruddy @ Millennium Maxwell House Nashville

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Apr
17
Robin Ruddy @ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Apr
13
Robin Ruddy @ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Apr
05
Robin Ruddy @ Houston

Houston, Texas, United States

Houston, Texas, United States

Mar
30
Robin Ruddy @ Commodore Lounge

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Mar
21
Robin Ruddy @ Millennium Maxwell House Nashville

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Mar
17
Robin Ruddy @ McNamara's Irish Pub and Restaurant

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Mar
17
Robin Ruddy @ McNamara's Irish Pub and Restaurant

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Mar
16
Robin Ruddy @ House Party

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Mar
16
Robin Ruddy @ McNamara's Irish Pub and Restaurant

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Mar
10
Robin Ruddy @ Commodore Lounge

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Music

Press


"Good Night John Boy"

“When I listen to Good Night John Boy, It just makes me mad… because they are so good!”
Skyler T.

“As a musician, I am so impressed with what they do every time I see them!” Joe M.


“Great show! I am so glad I got to see you play! I’ll Be back again and again!” Laurie O.


“Sin and Salvation was a fantastic medley and executed flawlessly!” Scott N.


“Best song of the night was the tribute to Douglas Corner.” Cindy L.

“Calling them a cover band is kinda, sorta insulting! Awesome mashing up of good tunes from the 70’s with a TWANG TWIST!” Jimmy J - Robin Ruddy


"Miss Robin's Musical Farm - The Kookie Bouzouki"

Miss Robin’s Musical Farm Reviews
“I absolutely LOVE it!! It's SO adorable and can't wait to let my kinders listen to it!! Love the ukulele song and the guitar song and the banjo song! You are SO talented Robin Ruddy!!!”
Lindsey Deems-Kindergarten Teacher; Los Angeles, CA


“Love this project and "Fiddlin’ Around" is my favorite and especially love the young voices.”
Dottie Rager – Creative Director for DLG music

“This is one of the most wonderful and creative projects I've heard in a very long time. It is such a great and fun way for children to learn about music. Robin is so very talented and it is very apparent in all the different songs and instruments she plays on this release. I think this will be very successful in helping children to learn about different instruments and have a great time singing along at the same time. Great and amazing work.”
Jude Toy – The Darlins Nashville, TN


“I think this will instill in kids the desire to learn music!!! Your examples are Great and I'm sure will be inspiring to kids of all ages!!! Great Job!!!”
John(J.R.) Morgan- Nashville Musician/Songwriter

“Miss Robin's Musical Farm is a treat for all ages. From the beginning banjo tune that showcases the melodic, happy-go-lucky riffs that banjo-ing entails to the last tune named after the album, Robin Ruddy beautifully explains these essential instruments that are sometimes overlooked in music production. I believe this CD will encourage children who have not yet heard of these instruments to take lessons with an instrument that is new and exciting to them. I, myself feel the need to pick up a mandolin after hearing track 4! Please do yourself and your children a favor and pick this album up for them. “
Kalee Reeves, Marketing Director at
Snodgrass King Pediatric Dental


“I think this is AWESOME!! I love all the songs.”
Denise Talton; NC Quality Inspector

“I love Miss Robin's Musical Farm! It's a creative masterpiece! This CD is full of fun and entertaining songs allowing children to learn the sounds of different musical instruments. It's like each instrument takes on its own character and comes alive in each song.
Thank you, Miss Robin, for creating such a fun, lively tool for kids to learn from.”

Miranda Sullivan
Children's Author/songwriter
and Professional Nanny - Center Sound Records


"Coconuggets"

"I LOVE it... using a clever, simple story to share tools to help us attain our goals."
Laura Duksta, Author, New York Times Bestseller, I Love You More and You Are a Gift to the World


“This endearing parable of perseverance offers life lessons for us all. A manual for success in a (coco) nutshell!”
Candy Paull, Author, The Heart of Abundance, Finding Serenity in Seasons of Stress, and the Artful Living Series


"This charming story takes you on a unique journey as you learn the art of never giving up. It is a magical read that will transform your life and increase your bank account!”
Kellie Poulsen-Grill, Best Selling Author, Happiness Expert, Songwriter, WhirlwindPublishing.com, KellieSpeaksHappy.com


“ I loved this book. I think it should be included in the curriculum of every college.”
Therese Rowinski, Freelance Artist


With this charming story about self-empowerment, Ruddy deftly equips readers with easily understandable tools to help solve problems so they can start moving from The Isle of Confusion to Prosperity Island. Designed for all ages, but should be required reading for young minds.”
David Ross, Author, Secrets of the List,
Founder, Music Row Magazine - Amazon


Discography

Stars & Bars
Steppin' Out
Tim Watson - God's Country
Tim Waston - Showboatin'
Robin Ruddy - Flying Under the Wire
Robin Ruddy - Sailing Away
Miss Robin's Musical Farm - Kookie Bouzouki
Dinonastics - Jump Rope songs
Dinonastics - Bean Bag Songs
Kettle of Fish - Celtic Mist

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Bio

Robin toured with Rod Stewart playing pedal steel, banjo, dobro and guitar for almost three years while traveling to 26 different countries.

Robin Ruddy, originally from Miami Florida, played banjo and sang on a project that won a Grammy Award in the category of Best Traditional Folk Album in 2004, for Beautiful Dreamer; Songs of Stephen Foster.

She was nominated for Best Film Score for her music in the film Coming Home Again in the 48-hr film Festival.

She toured with Lynn Anderson for 14 years playing steel and banjo and singing harmonies. Robin has also worked with Shania Twain, Ray Stevens, Vince Gill, David Ball, Terry Clark , Deborah Allen, and many others. 

She’s written songs that have been recorded by Lynn Anderson, Mindy McCready, Aberdeen Green, The Darlins, Savannah Lynne, Sarah Alison Turner, Amanda Martin, Holland Marie, Tim Watson, Emma Leigh, Kelsey K , Emily Henline, Wade Trammell, Kim & Kandy, and many other artists.

She wrote the title song for the TV movie Santa’s Girl coming out in 2019.

Robin is the Author of her second book titled Coconuggets, 10-Secrets to Success in a Coconut Shell and is currently writing a musical for children based on the book. Her first book is a banjo instructional book called The Ruddy Method- Beginner banjo.

Robin has released several children’s albums. The most current children’s release is a fun and educational CD for children called Miss Robin’s Musical Farm-The Kookie Bouzouki on Center Sound Records, that teaches kids about the sounds and characteristics of different instruments.

She wrote, produced and performed on the Celtic release, Kettle of Fish-Celtic Mist, a Celtic instrumental album.

The follow up to that release will be Kettle of Fish-Celtic Christmas coming out in 2019.

Robin and her husband Larry Sheridan own and operate, a commercial recording studio and production facility Parlor Productions, and a publishing company Best Built Songs in Nashville TN, where they take pride in fostering young talent and developing artists. 

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