The Rippingtons

The Rippingtons Biography

US jazz fusion/smooth jazz outfit formed by bandleader and only consistent member Russ Freeman (2) in 1986.

2009 line-up

Due to contractual reasons they released in Japan as Cruise Control (5)

Russ Freeman — Guitar, Keyboards and Programming

Dave Karasony — Drums

Bill Heller — Piano

Ricardo 'Rico' Belled — Bass

Jeff Kashiwa or Paul Taylor — Saxophone

Their album cover artwork can be identified by Bill Mayer's cartoon "hep cat".

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