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SOFT RIOT

About SOFT RIOT

Soft Riot is JJD, a former Vancouverite based out of London, using an arsenal of synthesisers, mixers, effects and lighting to fill rooms with sinister, minimalist electronic "pop" songs equally influenced from dystopian film, soundtracks, psychedelia and various types of "wave" music. Soft Riot has released two albums, the first being "No Longer Stranger" on Volar Records and the latest album "Fiction Prediction", released on LP/CD/Cassette/Digital last year on Other Voices/Volar Records. Soft Riot has toured Europe and number of times, including cities as far as Moscow. More information at www.softriot.com

“Waiting For Something Terrible To Happen” Video Premiere

Thanks to The Skinny for premiering the video for the track “Waiting For Something Terrible To Happen”, which is now available for viewing as of today! This is the fourth track from album The Outsider In The Mirrors which was … Continue reading

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Music Profile in Ion Magazine

Ahead of a performance at Vancouver’s Verboden Festival starting Friday, April 13th an interview was conducted for the Canadian music/arts website Ion Magazine. Read on! Of the reviews that have popped up so far for The Outsider in the Mirrors, … Continue reading

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Premiere: Soft Riot interview for Japan

A new interview is up now for the Japanese online website, Cold Experiment. This interview was conducted somewhat recently and covers a lot of topics, including a lot of things relating to the music and the creative process as well … Continue reading

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The Man In The Mirrors: Interview with Ghettoblaster

A new interview is up on the US music website, Ghettoblaster. It was done with Tim Anderl, who has done a couple of other interviews with Soft Riot over the years. Here we cover anniversaries, humour, re-location and Fleetwood Mac … Continue reading

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Video Interview with The Wave Of Things

Recently a video interview was done with AndrĂ© Savetier, a European synth/post-punk music writer who has recently started a new video series called The Wave Of Things. This interview was the first in the series, which provides an interesting approach … Continue reading

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