"House Concerts - you and the music. No distractions."
Rupert Wates
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Songs that stand out

Host/Venue Recommendations: 90

Member since: 2008-11-14
Home: New York City, NY, US
Frequently Tours: NY, MA, NJ, PA, NC, FL, MS, AL, TX, CA
# of Members: 1 or 2
Sound Equipment: Available if needed
Main Instrument: Vocals, Guitar
Other Instruments: Piano
Genre: Art/Folk
Style: Mellow Thoughtful
Content: Mainstream
Rating: G


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MP3's
Lady Grey
Colorado Morning Pt. 2
Fear of Flying

Links
Website
Piano/guitar duo
JOE'S CAFE


Quotes

"Truly gripping lyrics with great themes and troubling, witty messages. An inspirational artist" (Leith FM Radio Scotland) "A new and unique songwriter-musician already in the front ranks by dint of timeless work" (Folk And Acoustic Music Exchange) "Sublime folk hymns" (Colorado Central Magazine) "One gifted s.o.b" (F.A.M.E)




Recommendations from hosts

March, 2017 - "Rupert is an outstanding songster in many different styles. Sensitive, passionate lyrics. An accomplished musician. He did 2 concerts with us. A house concert and then another concert at my church. Audiences loved him, and many purchased CDs. A very ...
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Bio

Rupert Wates was born in London and studied at Oxford University. In the late 90's, he signed a publishing deal with Eaton Music and worked for several years as their house songwriter. He moved to Paris in 2001, formed his own quartet and performed regularly in the city's clubs. He came to the US in fall 2006. Since then he has received more than thirty songwriting and performing awards (listed on AWARDS page at www.rupertwatesmusic.com). He has also recorded and released 8 CDs: 'Sweet Or Bitte...
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Live in the studio session and other performances



In concert at Brick Hill





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