The Ruiner: Self Titled Debut Out Now

Self-Titled Debut Album Out Now!

Established in 2013, The Ruiner were originally brought together to play a one-off show as a tribute to legendary death / grind / stoner band Christbait (1989-1996). 

They appeared under the moniker Dirtypunkmuthathe name of Christbait’s 1996 release. Somehow, amid much arm-twisting and promises of fame and fortune, two of Christbait's original members decided to get the project off theground as a proper band.

Featuring Craig Westwood (guitar – Christbait, Dern RutlidgeBudd), Jason Vassallo (vocals – Christbait, Dread), Jason PC (bass – Blood Duster, Dern Rutlidge, Birdcage) and brothers Adam Stokes (guitar – Legends Of MotorsportPillow) and Ben Stokes (drums – Pillow, Tailbone, Piggy). The Ruiner blends heavy and dark doom riffs with hard stoner grooves; they’re a cross between IsisGoatsnake and the band you always wanted to join, super heavy while not being afraid of a song.

The Ruiner's intensity and strength live didn’t take long for them to impress. Having all played together in their numerous projects, The Ruiner boys know each other’s strengths and weaknesses, and fit together well. 

They’ve released two digital singles to date with their debut album released on September 26 through Desert Highways, with tracks being recorded between Goatsound by Jason PC (WitchskullWatchtowerBroozerI Exist) and Toyland by Adam Calaitzis (Blood Duster, Damaged, Dern Rutlidge), with mixing duties between Jason PC and Billy Anderson (MelvinsSick Of It AllHigh On FireCathedralSleep).

The Ruiner are:
Jason Vassallo - Vocals. 
Craig Westwood - Guitar and Vocals
Jason PC - Bass
Adam Stokes – Guitar
Ben Stokes – Drums

The Ruiner is available now from   

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