Hurray for the Riff Raff
As all albums on the 1001 list were recorded prior to the year 2006, musically, I’m blissfully living in the past!
Every so often, when I briefly return to the musical present, I come across a new-ish group that really impresses me.
Thanks to the introduction from my esteemed colleague James Tallon, I’ve been thoroughly enjoying this group while marking exams:
The band name, Hurray for the Riff Raff, is of course indisputably excellent.
Fortunately the music is equally strong, with the lead singer’s voice being particularly captivating,
Speaking of hurrays, now is probably as good a time as any to say thanks to you fine folks (or riff raff if you prefer!) for all your participation in this blog. A bunch of fellow bloggers have joined in the conversations recently and it’s been a really nice development seeing this site turn into more of a dialogue than a static document.
All visits/visitors/likes/comments are thoroughly appreciated – according to the site stats, these are the top 5 recent commenters so a shout-out to you 5 especially!
Mike Ladano – record store tales, album reviews, and search terms gone horribly wrong
Sarca – a fellow Ontarian & music/gaming enthusiast
thomasjford – On hiatus for the World Cup, but will return to his Music & Movies cafe soon enough
jprobichaud – Just wrapped up a solid top 100 songs of the 80s
HMO – Keeping us up to date on all the ways to spend disposable income on deluxe new releases.