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Riff Raff on the History of Videogames

Riff Raff was on the “Replay” show for Gameinformer recently, and after he utterly slammed the hell out of Toejam and Earl II, he designed a game. At the top, he gave a little bit of a history lesson paired with some … Continue reading

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Sway Talks About Riff Raff

If you’re up on your Critical Riff Raff Studies, you know that there is a now-infamous interview where a Hot 97 producer took Riff to task about embodying hip hop stereotypes as a white man. I wrote a bit about … Continue reading

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Riff Raff Talks About His Tattoos

This interview is gold all the way through, but what is below is the first minute and a half or so of the interview. DJ Whoo: You really have a Worldstar Hiphop, um, tattoo on your shoulder? Riff Raff shows … Continue reading

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Riff Raff Talks About Jodi Highroller

This is another transcription from Riff’s interview with DJ Whoo Kid, this time around the 4:00 to 4:30 mark. NIMA YAMINI: What’s up with this character Jodi Highroller? RIFF RAFF: It’s not a character, that’s–that’s me. DJ WHOO KID: It’s … Continue reading

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Riff Raff Talks About Process with Sway and Heather B

SWAY: The next song is called “Lil Mama I’m Sorry.” What’s that about Riff Raff?  RIFF RAFF: All my songs, I just, you know what I’m saying, I’m not, I can’t classify myself as a general artist type person, I … Continue reading

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Trinidad James on Riff Raff

The below text is a transcription of an interview of Trinidad James by the excellent VladTV. Interviewer: Have you ever met Riff Raff? Trinidad James: Yeah! Riff Raff the truth. [. . .] TJ: Riff Raff’s been doing this way … Continue reading

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Suspicion Under Everything: Riff Raff Meets Boris Groys

A little information before we get to the proper bit of this post: Groys is doing phenomenology so everything emanates from the necessity of a subject/observer in the following. I’m still not sure where I sit with phenomenology on the … Continue reading

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