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Rudolf "Ruud" Adrianus Jolie


2001- Within Temptation - guitars (as Ruud Jolie)  
2011- For All We Know - guitar, mandolin, bass, backing vocals  
2021- Oblivion Protocol - guitars (as Ruud Jolie)  

Live musician

2010 Anneke Van Giersbergen - guitars  
2014- Karmaflow - guitars (as Ruud Jolie)  
2016 The Gentle Storm - guitars (as Ruud Jolie)  

Guest musician

2010 Kingfisher Sky - mandolin (as Ruud Jolie)  
2015 Karmaflow - guitars  
2016 Vivaldi Metal Project - guitars  
2019 Scarleth - guitar solo  
2020 Magic-O-Metal - guitars (as Ruud Jolie)  
2023 Asklepeion - guitar solo (as Ruud Jolie)  
2023 Delain - guitars (as Ruud Jolie)  

Personal information

Born on: 19.04.1976

Official website

Ruud Jolie played in Brotherhood Foundation and Vals Licht, but he's probably best known for being the guitar player in Within Temptation. When he's not playing with WT, he's on the road with the Damian Wilson Band, Anneke van Giersbergen or Maiden uniteD.

In April 2011 he presented his solo project: For All We Know