Real Name:
Dmitriy Rusak
Ruffen started to be engaged in producing of music in 1995. Till 1997 was known as ZyZ. In 1997 has organized group Ruff Engine which began one of the first Techstep collectives in Russia. After disintegration Ruff Enfine, ZyZ has engaged in solo creativity under pseudonym Ruffen. In 2002 of the beginnings actively to cooperate with Dissident. Together they became pioneers of a wave of Russian Techno Drum'n'Bass. Ruffen the first took part in all significant events on Drum'n'Bass to a stage of Saint-Petersburg, among which All-Russia Drum'n'Bass Convention 2001 and 2002, the first official party English drum&bass label DSCI4 in Saint-Petersburg with participation Sta & Paul B and Black Sun Empire, international drum'n'bass festival in Anniversary with participation Goldie and Technical Itch.


RSM 046, TAMCD016 Ruffen - OD1N album art Ruffen & Dissident Ruffen & Dissident - OD1N(CD, Album) Resistance Music, Total Advance Music RSM 046, TAMCD016 Russia 2004 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

RED001 Ruffen - Fuji / Last D.N.A. Donor album art Dissident & Ruffen Dissident & Ruffen - Fuji / Last D.N.A. Donor(12", W/Lbl) Fear Red RED001 US 2003 Sell This Version
T-FILE-EP003 Ruffen - The Chip (2002 Original) / The Chip (Isotop + Kaiza Rmx) album art Ruffen + Dissident Ruffen + Dissident - The Chip (2002 Original) / The Chip (Isotop + Kaiza Rmx)(File, MP3, EP, 320) Tilt-Recordings T-FILE-EP003 Germany 2009

DJ Mixes

TAMCD031, DS-00411 Ruffen - Woman Vocal Mix album art Ruffen Woman Vocal Mix(CD, Mixed) Total Advance Music, Digital Sound TAMCD031, DS-00411 Russia 2005 Sell This Version