Hurray For The Riff Raff

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 2-23-24 – 2-29-24

By Iman Lababedi | February 18, 2024

even by her through the roof skills the three singles we’ve heard have been masterpieces…

Going Steady: New Singles 1-26-24 – 2-1-24 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 1, 2024

the definition of protest music

Watch performances from Lindsey Buckingham and Hurray for the Riff Raff on Live from Here with Chris Thile

By admin | October 8, 2018


Sneak Peaks: New Album Releases 3-10-17 – 3-16-17

By Iman Lababedi | March 3, 2017

they were so great when I saw em at Summerstage

rock nyc Top 10 Songs Week Of August 4th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | August 8, 2014

I know, I know, I’m late to Hurray For The Riff Raff but I am making up ground! Superb at Summerstage on Sunday, I went back to the album Small Town Heroes and I could actually hear it! Otherwise, note the two mainstream pop songs in the middle there. Yeah, I know, I know but “Bang Bang” caught my ear.

Hurray For The Riff Raff At Central Park Summerstage, Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 4, 2014

This is songwriting with the highest quality and it never waivers and the band, the times where it jams, jams very well, but the tightness here only allows for an occasional letting go: an odd place for a woman who cut her teeth on the LES punk rock scene to find herself.

That Was The Week Of July 28th, 2014, That Was

By Iman Lababedi | August 4, 2014

It is not every day a live performance changes instantaneously from a non believer to a fan, and it is not that I think Hurray For The Riff Raff were actually that great, they weren’t bad but not that great, but the songs revealed their stickiness and suddenly you could hear just how strong the riffs in the riff raff were. Blake Shelton was a blast

10 Songs: Monday, August 4th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | August 4, 2014

Inside Out – Spoon – This is about as different as indie rock can get, the 4 on the floor beat is used for a strange deconstruction of an indie song which hums along like an wall of sound power point presentation – B+

10 Songs: Sunday, February 16th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | February 16, 2014

Hurray For The Riff Raff – Soul beauty about New Orleans area by one Alynda Lee Segarra, who digs deep for this one and though Ceu could sue it is such a rip of “You Won’t regret It”, she probably won’t.- A-