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The Rusty Reubens
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WOWO Ft. Wayne, IN

About the Group

About The Group

The Rusty Reubens were an act that made various appearances in the 1920s and 1930s. They were known to play post World War I songs. Their experience included working on an unidentified West Virginia radio program. Family members recall they were a cast of "characters" and did comedy routines. The members of the band were from the western Pennsylvania area.

Timeline & Trivia Notes

Group members:

  • Bill Shaw
  • Pete Brakeman
  • Slim Conway

Credits & Sources

  • Hillbilly-Music.com wishes to express its appreciation to Sue Jones, the niece of Bill Shaw for providing the biographical details.