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Ra Ra Riot

Hometown: Syracuse, New York
Member(s): Wes Miles (vocals), Mathieu Santos (bass), Milo Bonacci (guitar), Rebecca Zeller (violin, keys), Kenny Bernard (drums)

Relative to: Reptar, Tokyo Police Club, Geographer
Genre: indie rock, electro-pop

For when you’re: waking up on the last day of work before a long vacation

Release(s): Ra Ra Riot EP, The Rhumb Line, Can You Tell EP, The Orchard, Beta Love
Highlight Track(s): Dying Is Fine, Keep It Quiet, Beta Love
Highlight Lyric: “The younger of the ocean sing/ A paean to their mother, offering/ To hold tight onto the quay/ To hold tight onto the silent way/ Oh, it don’t matter” from Massachusetts

Highlight Review: “highly futuristic, orchestral, experimental, and almost ethereal.” – read more at Daily Trojan

Website: www.rarariot.com
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YouTube: Dance With Me video via KCRW