Ra Ra Riot




The members of Ra Ra Riot met in 2006 while attending Syracuse University and have created a sound they describe as combining “elements of new wave and classic indie with sweeping orchestral chamber pop.” Incorporating sweeping violin and cello arrangements, “The Rhumb Line,” the sextet’s debut album, embodies youthful energy and haunting melancholy.


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