The flower child of psychedelic Cuban blues. Sol Ruiz hails from Miami/New Orleans/Cuba.
She is releasing her latest debut album “Outlander” in the UK and Europe with Milky Bomb Records this Autumn 2011. Sol has toured throughout Europe this summer following the making of the CD. Outlander, was first released in the US, and has had critical acclaim being called “The Best Local Albums of 2009”, By Miami New Times. Produced in Miami’s Studio 71, by Bobby MacIntyre of The Twilight Singers, and many other special guest on the album including Grammy Nominated Cuban pianist, Michelle Fragoso, and Scott Bennett from Brian Wilson’s Band.
“Sol is a sight to see, a joy to hear, and her CD, OUTLANDER, is a wonder to behold.” – GotFolk.com, USA
“Sol Ruiz’s knack for twisting traditional styles of music (blues, soul, Latin folk) and making them her own garnered her a new genre, aptly named psychedelic Cuban blues. Outlander, blends her Cubano-Americano signature with hints of flamenco and New Orleans zydeco.” – Miami New Times, USA