“New Skin for the Old Ceremony”: What You Thought You Knew, You Didn’t

A wolf in sheep’s clothing…


Music

The week in review on The Riff

Young woman listen to music in a room with an ocean front view.
Young woman listen to music in a room with an ocean front view.
Photo: KantoAudio.com


Photo by Eric Nopanen on Unsplash

John Mayer’s new album is a glorious throwback in more ways than one

Photo by Tobias Tullius on Unsplash


Image Source: The family of Richard Wright


The winter to “Solar Power” ’s summer

Lorde, a pale woman with long black hair. She is wearing a pale yellow dress and smiling slightly. Behind her trees and an ocean can be seen.
Lorde, a pale woman with long black hair. She is wearing a pale yellow dress and smiling slightly. Behind her trees and an ocean can be seen.
Photo by Ophelia Mikkelson Jones


Music

I should have said that I love you

Young child listening to music through headphones.
Young child listening to music through headphones.
Photo: author’s collection.


RIFF SUMMER CHALLENGE

Radio, East Bay surf and dad rock

Photo of colourfully-painted lifeguard tower on calm, unpeopled beach.
Photo of colourfully-painted lifeguard tower on calm, unpeopled beach.
Image by Pedro Szekely on flicker, CC.


Rapper Hercc wants to put Arizona on the map and carve his name in the history books.

Photo Courtesy of Instagram (@Hercc)

“I want people to respect me. I want people to respect my music and know it’s not no bullshit.”

The Riff

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