Members: Regan , Grant a.k.a. The General , Ryan a.k.a. TheBadger, Travis a.k.a. T-Bird
American Ruse is Rock n' Roll Band that formed in November of 2003 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. A five piece that includes, Grant"thegeneral"Tatum & Ryan"thebadger"Schofield on guitars,Travis Harvey on drums,???? on bass guitar, and Regan Killackey on vocals.
This band has a wide variety of influences early punk like The Stooges,Ramones,MC5,N.Y. Dolls, and the Dead boys to classic rock like Thin Lizzy,Kiss,AC/DC also newer rock like Gluecifer,Supersuckers and The Hellacopters.
Mixing all these influences to create a straight ahead rock sound coupled with an energetic live show that includes opening for bands like Fu Manchu,The Riverboat Gamblers,Nebula,The Black Halos and the Dirtbombs amongst others.
That is American Ruse, a Rock n Roll band.