Ron Artis II


Ron is best known for his work as Ron Artis II and Thunderstorm in Hawaii and lives the philosophy that “Music is meant to be lived, as life is meant to be lived.”  He has worked with Jack Johnson, Jake Shimabukuro, Mick Fleetwood, Booker T, G Love, John Cruz, Paula Fuga, and others, with recordings in genres varying from Singer-Songwriter to Blues, Jazz, Flamenco, Rock, R&B and Soul.


Ron Artis II performs with his Grand Tenor ‘Ukulele

Ron Artis II performs with a spruce & koa Pepe Romero custom tenor ‘ukulele

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Ron Artis II

performing on the The Parlor at the Romero Creations booth at The NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA (photo by Kevin Kinnear)