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Ra Ra Riot – “Beta Love”

Brooklyn-via-Syracuse indie-poppers Ra Ra Riot are set to release their third album -- and first since parting ways with cellist Alexandra Lawn -- next year,…
Michael Nelson | November 13, 2012 - 11:21 am

Mathieu Santos – “Northern Mentality” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Ra Ra Riot bassist Mathieu Santos released a solo album called Massachusetts 2010 last year, and today we've got the eyebleed of a visual for…
Corban Goble | June 4, 2012 - 12:05 pm

Ra Ra Riot Cover Steve Winwood With Delicate Steve

On 4/21, Record Store Day, Barsuk and Luaka Bop will release a split 7" from Ra Ra Riot and Delicate Steve. On one side, Delicate…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2012 - 10:12 am

Alexandra Lawn Leaves Ra Ra Riot

Cellist and vocalist Alexandra Lawn is leaving Ra Ra Riot, and she took to the band's Tumblr to post a heartfelt note: …
Corban Goble | February 13, 2012 - 9:52 am

Ra Ra Riot Do Fallon

Last night, Ra Ra Riot brought their ornately emotive indie-pop and their general sexiness to the stage at Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, performing their…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2011 - 11:14 am

Mathieu Santos – “Silly Thoughts (Balam Acab Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Balam Acab remixed a song from Ra Ra Riot bassist Mathieu Santos's solo debut Massachusetts 2010. As mentioned previously, Alec Koone is a patient, precise…
Brandon Stosuy | July 21, 2011 - 3:42 pm

Indie Rockers Before They Were Famous

After watching the recently unearthed footage of Arcade Fire playing a house party in 2002 and a 17-year-old Robin Pecknold covering Radiohead and Simon &…
Scott Lapatine | April 21, 2011 - 4:01 pm

Ra Ra Riot – “Too Dramatic (The Morning Benders Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

The Morning Benders remixed Ra Ra Riot's "Too Dramatic" for a single of the same name. They mellowed out the The Orchard track, slowed it…
Brandon Stosuy | March 3, 2011 - 9:41 am

Ra Ra Riot Run For Nike

Ra Ra Riot and Nike got together to record a little black & white promo, where you learn a few pieces of band trivia: the…
jessica | November 23, 2010 - 1:14 pm

Ra Ra Riot – “Boy” Video

Ra Ra Riot debuted the video for The Orchard's first single "Boy." It stars the band, one friendly cat, and a bunch of patient lighting…
jessica | August 17, 2010 - 11:50 am

Ra Ra Riot – “Too Dramatic”

We posted a live video of Ra Ra Riot playing "Too Dramatic" at 2009's Noise Pop Festival in their Progress Report for upcoming LP The
jessica | July 30, 2010 - 11:44 am

Ra Ra Riot – “Boy” (Stereogum Premiere)

In the two years since New York's Ra Ra Riot put out their debut album, lead singer Wes Miles teamed up with old pal and…
Amrit Singh | July 20, 2010 - 4:44 pm

Coachella 2010: Jay-Z, LCD, Disco Balls & Chandeliers

Four years into my Coachella career and I've never experienced an Indio spring so mild. It's a gift from the gods meaning Brooklynites like Scott…
Amrit Singh | April 17, 2010 - 9:39 pm