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Ra Ra Riot graduate to the indie elite

When you listen to Mathieu Santos, you might imagine that Ra Ra Riot have enjoyed a charmed rise to indie fame, everything coming a little too easy for the erstwhile college students.
Senior project
By ALEXANDRA CAVALLO  |  November 26, 2010

Review: Ra Ra Riot | The Orchard

Two years after the modest success of The Rhumb Line , these Ithaca-based college chums have returned with a sleeker, more cerebral album that speaks to their post-grad sensibilities.
Barsuk (2010)
By ALEXANDRA CAVALLO  |  September 03, 2010

Friends of John

Most people at the Middle East downstairs on December 15 probably didn’t know John Pike, the 23-year-old drummer of New York’s Ra Ra Riot who drowned on June 1.
Ra Ra Riot head up a benefit for their fallen Drummer
By GEORGIANA COHEN  |  December 26, 2007