NO. Album Title

The new tenth album out now.

Available on vinyl LP, CD and Digital containing nine new tracks. A co-release between Possession Records (UK) and Wave Tension Records (NL).





Digital, CD, Vinyl LP

Soft Riot : Linked Between Two Minds | Digital Single Cover

Linked Between Two Minds


Digital Single

A Spade Is Played Again (Single Cover)

A Spade Is Played Again


Digital Single

Qual "Techsick" Video Still (Featured)

Qual “Techsick” Video Premieres on

24 May 2024

Now up and online! The premiere of the video for the track “Tech Sick” by Qual which I contributed some shooting as well as done the editing and visual effects for, shot in both Athens as well as here in Glasgow.

Soft Riot — Promo Photo 1 | Spring 2023

Return from Italy and a micro-interview with LupOnAir

24 April 2024

Thanks to those who came to the Soft Riot shows in Italy. A short micro-interview with LupOnAir Radio out of Recanati, Italy after playing the track “Just A Vapour” on their show.

Film Klub
Shredder Orpheus (Robert McGinley, 1989) | Featured Image

Shredder Orpheus

29 February 2024

Now, how about a strange, dark, American underground new wave/punk film that pulls heavily from Greek mythology and skateboarding, with a riveting post-punk soundtrack by Roland Barker?


Year: 2023
From the album No.

All music, lyrics, incidental music and sound effects by SOFT RIOT. Video concept, storyboarding, filming, editing, animation and effects by JJD. Shot on a very minimal budget.

Soft Riot | 90s Hardcore/Post-Hardcore

90s Hardcore/Post-Hardcore

10 May 2024

A selection of hardcore and post-hardcore tracks from the 80s and 90s that I got into when I was a young one and still hold with me to do this day.

Soft Vault
The Outsider In the Mirrors | LP Cover

The Outsider In The Mirrors at 6 Years

9 February 2024

The six year anniversary of the release of this album just sort of snuck up, and with that here’s some reflections on The Outsider In The Mirrors, released 09 February 2018 on Possession Records.