Posted in music on June 21, 2007

Joanna Newsom says Ra Ra Rabbit are her favorite new band - not Ra Ra Riot who are playing their first show post-tragedy at South Street Seaport on June 29th with Sam Champion.

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Comments (16)

they're pretty good. they're an SF bar band.

Posted by Brad | June 21, 2007 4:27 PM

joanna newsome sucks ass

Posted by Anonymous | June 21, 2007 4:38 PM

"joanna newsome sucks ass"

literally or just in your wet dreams?

Posted by Anonymous | June 21, 2007 4:44 PM

yes, but it's magical fairy ass that tastes like the wind.

Posted by Anonymous | June 21, 2007 4:47 PM

ra ra retarded

Posted by Anonymous | June 21, 2007 5:09 PM

Please don't criticize Joanna Newsom; I'm in love with her.

Posted by Anonymous | June 21, 2007 5:54 PM

Please don't criticize Joanna Newsom; I'm in love with her.

Posted by Anonymous | June 21, 2007 5:54 PM

meh...
it seems like just about anybody can form a band these days, and as long as they sing just off key...it's charming!
hey!
they've got lots of youthfull, feel-good energy! it's pro-active pop till ya plotz! and they have a kicky monicker like "here's a cat, there's a cat" or "wha-wha-whatever"! "it's all good!"

oops, i just vomited.

Posted by jason331/3 | June 22, 2007 12:29 AM

Brooklyn Vegan readers are in a nasty mood today.

I think they sound pretty good so far; watch
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aN_n6uHkqsI

Posted by schlep | June 22, 2007 9:14 AM

Get your head out of your arse Jason 331/3. They sound like a decent enough power-pop band. Not exactly sure why Ms. Newsom is enamoured with them but it's hardly vomit-worthy material.

Posted by Richie | June 22, 2007 7:13 PM

did the Strokes just grow a vagina?

Posted by Anonymous | July 1, 2007 9:51 PM

i agree with joanna! they remind me of something from somewhere that has quite happened. i want a cd!

Posted by clarke | July 12, 2007 10:09 PM

here's the myspace for these guys....
www.myspace.com/rararabbit
i'm with joanna. check "woodcutter".
it says the name is changing, what is it?

Posted by Anonymous | July 12, 2007 10:23 PM

did any of you even listen to the myspace? there is nothing strokes about it.
LOVE IT, and i h8 the stroke(r)s!
check out middle of razorblade!
ra-ra-rawking!

Posted by calicornia | August 5, 2007 11:30 PM

Was lucky enough to see Ra Ra Rabbit play live in Grass Valley, California. They were great! Sylva's voice is engaging and the band chemistry made for a good time. Unique songs - a favorite was "Working so hard...." Hope they ARE working hard together so that we can hear more from this group.

Posted by a live concert ra ra rabbit fan (now XOXO) | September 12, 2007 6:11 PM

i dont think she sings bad and doesnt sound like anybody else who sings.....i know she has a mental problem but that doesnt excuse her she is still bad!!!!sounds like a wierd pitch that i never heard of

Posted by girl | June 16, 2008 2:42 PM

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