Articles tagged ra ra riot

21 Nov 2011 // 10:00 PM

The Hush Now: Memos

Boston quintet aims high on their shamelessly massive third LP.

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Cellos, Peaches, Cool Cufflinks: An Interview with Ra Ra Riot’s Alexandra Lawn

Recording their album in a peach field, unleashing secret Genesis influences, and more: speaking to PopMatters, Ra Ra Riot's Alexandra Lawn spills all about the recording of the group's acclaimed new album The Orchard ...

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Ra Ra Riot: 5 October 2010 - Chicago

Ra Ra Riot offers an originality that I haven’t heard in a long while; a kind of originality that makes the listener appreciate music on a new level.

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22 Aug 2010 // 10:00 PM

Ra Ra Riot: The Orchard

Even more so than their debut,The Rhumb Line, Ra Ra Riot's The Orchard feels like a labor of love.

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Ra Ra Riot + The Antlers: 5 February 2010 - Brooklyn, NY

I am not sure if I feft lukewarm about Ra Ra Riot’s performance because the pop they generate is so commonplace these days or because I was flat out blown away by The Antlers.

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29 Jan 2009 // 9:00 AM

J. Tillman James Blues [MP3] from Vacilando Territory Blues [20 January]       Steel on Steel [MP3]  from Vacilando Territory Blues [20 January]

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Ra Ra Riot: The Rhumb Line

On their debut album, this promising young five-piece justifies the hype with musically rich, emotionally complex meditations on love and loss.

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18 Jul 2008 // 6:20 AM

Mercury Rev, Clinic, PAS/CAL…

Mercury Rev Senses on Fire [MP3]       Clinic Tomorrow [Video] PAS/CAL Glorious Ballad of the Ignored [MP3]    

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23 Jul 2007 // 11:04 PM

Ra Ra Riot: Ra Ra Riot EP

Despite the tragedy surrounding its release, Ra Ra Riot's debut EP is worth your attention.

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//Mixed media

Considering Twitter: An Interview with App Artist Nora Reed

// Moving Pixels

"Twitter is a place where bots prevail. And where they don't rule, people, acting like bots, rule. This uneasy person-bot rapprochement offers a fertile space for artistic exploration.

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