After James Franco’s copycat Spring Breakers performance hit the silver screen, the profile of Texas rapper Jody Christian a/k/a RiFF RaFF became a hot button pop culture topic. A walking, breathing irony, many question whether or not the character is a piece of performance art designed to troll society. Regardless, his diversity at least adds a new element to the musical scene. Tonight, he will be opening for former Das Racist rapper Heems, and don’t be surprised if collaborate on something onstage.
Mon., July 29, 8 p.m., 2013
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on July 17, 2013