The River Raid

The River Raid

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The band was born back in high school where they played covers form the Violent Femmes, Sonic Youth, Stooges, Pixies, Butthole Surfers, The Cure and Radiohead. But was through the music produced in Brazil in the 60's and 70's that the band found it's biggest inspirations to write they own material.

Biography

The band was born back in high school where they played covers form the Violent Femmes, Sonic Youth, Stooges, Pixies, Butthole Surfers, The Cure and Radiohead. But was through the music produced in Brazil in the 60's and 70's that the band found it's biggest inspirations to write they own material. References for the lyrics and arrangements came from groups such as Os Mutantes, Roberto Carlos and Tim Maia and the band own sound came out naturally during live performances and rehearsals.

Discography

The River Raid - 2007. Their first official record is the result of all the stages and experimentations they've been through till now. It consists of 12 songs and was produced by Felipe Tichauer (Red Traxx Music, Miami). co-produced by Leo D and William P (Mr Mouse, Recife) and mastered by Ted Jensen (Sterling Sound. NY). The album was released in Brazil by Salazarte Record Label.

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Set List

Experiencia, Teonema de Magashi, 4:20, Fim, Nao Caio Mais no Q Vc diz, O Rei, Time Up, Summer, Let It Out, Electric Kool, Alcool, 2030.