- Posted on Mar 17th 2011 12:00PM by Charley Rogulewski
The upbeat, post-punk outfit with vocal harmonies have been called "the new sound" by Beatle Paul McCartney for their "beautifully complex melodies." And so it goes, the Riff Raff crossed the Atlantic (with a layover in New York City) to bring their debut EP, 'Changes Everything,' to the SXSW masses.
One of the many things that Hill and his band are sure to encounter this week in Austin -- apart from Lone Star beer, trendy mustaches and girls in short dresses -- are pesky journalists, like us! So, on the fly, we asked Hill for some advice:
What are the five questions bands loathe answering at SXSW. Check out his answers in our exclusive video after the jump!
And, in case you were wondering, the answers to his questions in the order that they were asked are: over 40 years; an obscure sect of Augustine monks; the 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre'; eliminate sex at future Riff Raff gigs. That last question doesn't count.
Check out the Riff Raff's 'Changes Everything' and start with their track 'On His Behalf.'