Rusty Stegeman

Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, France

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  • Sound Technician - Procastinator
  • Sound Dude School and IB
  • From Gretna (New Orleans), Louisianna, USA
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About Me


Live through Music


I'm very passionate about sound and music. I am an 'intermittzant du spectacle' as a sound engineer and musician.    I play guitar, percussion, and a few other instruments. I play in an audio-visual improvisation project, but currently play a lot of acoustic guitar, and am developing a cover band for street music and bar gigs.
     I also enjoy games, debating about life, traveling, and all of the crazy things that can happen to you in everyday life. I sometimes leave awkward pauses before answering a question because I overthink the simplest things.   I take absurdity seriously.For a quick glipse of improv click here:

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I do a lot of Hosting, and Surfed in Dublin and through Spain. My band also played at two local CS events, which was a lot of fun!


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Music, Slackline, Games of all sorts,  Philosophy, Socioligy

Music, Movies, and Books

Musica: Bumcello, Hiromi Uehara, Lo'Jo, Tortoise, Mr.Bungle, Sun Ra, Avashi Cohen, Xploding Plastix, Earth Wind and Fire, Jamiroquai, Fanga, and Titi Robin among many others.Films:  Waking Life, The Matrix, David Lynch, Copola, Tony Gatclif.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done


Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach you guitar, percussion,or beatbox. Be sure to ask if you do actually want to learn anything; I'm not the kind of person to push culture onto people...

Countries I’ve Visited

Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Guatemala, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Slovenia, Spain, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

France, United States

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