Mathieu Santos debuts new video at Stereogum04 Jun 2012

Mathieu Santos, founding member and bassist of chamber-pop quintet Ra Ra Riot, is pleased to share the video for northern mentality from his debut solo release Massachusetts 2010. The ingenious video, …  ·read more·

Mathieu Santos, founding member and bassist of chamber-pop quintet Ra Ra Riot, is pleased to share the video for northern mentality from his debut solo release Massachusetts 2010. The ingenious video, directed by Cole Hannan, is a psychedelic journey led by a motley bunch of cartoonish, musical mutants created from Santos himself, as they play along with the beautiful pop melodies within northern mentality. Watch it here. ·read less·

Mathieu Santos of Ra Ra Riot drops Superhumanoids rework19 Dec 2011

Mathieu Santos, founding member and bassist of chamber-pop quintet Ra Ra Riot, is pleased to share a reworking of his debut single "I Can Hear The Trains Coming" by Los Angeles trio Superhumanoids. Listen to their sunny, SoCal spin on the track courtesy of our friends at Get Off The Coast here. Catch Mathieu on the road with Ra Ra Riot soon (tour dates here).…  ·read more·

Mathieu Santos, founding member and bassist of chamber-pop quintet Ra Ra Riot, is pleased to share a reworking of his debut single "I Can Hear The Trains Coming" by Los Angeles trio Superhumanoids. Listen to their sunny, SoCal spin on the track courtesy of our friends at Get Off The Coast here. Catch Mathieu on the road with Ra Ra Riot soon (tour dates here). ·read less·

Mathieu Santos unveils new remix25 Oct 2011

Mathieu Santos, bassist and founding member of chamber pop quintet Ra Ra Riot, is pleased to unveil i can here the trains coming (delicate steve remix). The original cut was …  ·read more·

Mathieu Santos, bassist and founding member of chamber pop quintet Ra Ra Riot, is pleased to unveil i can here the trains coming (delicate steve remix). The original cut was released late this summer on Santos' solo debut Massachusetts 2010. Here, self-proclaimed polymathist Steve Marion (AKA Delicate Steve) gives new life to the track by combining elements of polyrhythmic synth-pop and afro-funk. Listen here.

Adding fuel to the fire, Mathieu Santos' Ra Ra Riot are heading out on a national tour with support from Delicate Steve and Yellow Ostrich kicking off tomorrow Wednesday, October 26th in Washington, DC. ·read less·