21 Nov 2014

Hurray for the Riff Raff in session

Hurrah for the Riff Raff with Nick Bollinger
Nick Bollinger with Hurray For The Riff Raff - Alynda Lee Segarra, Yosi Pearlstein, and their drummer David Jamison. Photo: Dru Faulkner

Hurray For The Riff Raff are a contemporary folk band from New Orleans, led by Bronx-born, Puerto Rican singer and songwriter Alynda Lee Segarra. On the afternoon of their first performance in New Zealand, Segarra and fiddle player Yosi Perlstein stopped by Radio New Zealand's Auckland studios to play a couple of songs and talk to Nick Bollinger about their music and their message.

Music Details

Artist: Hurray For The Riff Raff
Songs: Blue Ridge Mountain, Small Town Heroes
Composer: Alynda Lee Segarra
Album: Radio NZ Recording