If Bon Jovi, Steve Perry and Axl Rose had a Second Cousin that frequented parties hosted by U2 and Pink Floyd, you would basically begin to understand the mind of Riff Johnson. Riff is a World Traveling Musician, searching far and wide to find an ever increasing audience who appreciates his love for 80s culture and Rock/Pop Music.
"A multi-faceted talent,
- Dave Isaac, WKIT Stephen King's Radio Station
Originally hailing from Bangor Maine, and after a stint of drowning in County Music in Nashville Tennessee, Riff Johnson is currently traveling the world, spreading his music, personality and generally fun inspirational vibe. If you get wind of Riff Johnson rolling into your town, don't hesitate to attend. Sure to be a night of magic you won't soon forget!!
Riff's decades of guitar virtuosity shines through like a man on fire! One thing that sets Riff apart from most acts is his unreal vocal range and texture. He has been named as one of the BEST ROCK VOCALISTS out of Nashville, Tennessee. Coupled with multiple instruments and looping, this one man band will have you entertained the entire show! With tales of real life, a look into the inspiration behind original songs, to rocking out requests from the audience, it's an experience not to be missed!
Grab some Riff Merch in person or online. At the show fee free to take pictures and video. When the show is over, grab a picture with Riff himself and feel free to JOIN the "RIFFER ADDICTS" to keep up with Riff and his travels and adventures. The online FACEBOOK group is where most of the energy is focused, and even better it's FREE!!!
Z107.3FM BANGOR RADIO
After raising over $6,000 for twelve families last year, our old friend Riff Johnson is embarking on his second year of the “12 Gigs of Riffmas” where plays a series of local shows to collect money people in need right here in our area!
- Arlen Jameson
THE MAINE EDGE
BANGOR - A popular Maine performer says he’s about to pull up stakes and leave Maine to tour for an indefinite period. To paraphrase the title of one of Riff Johnson’s recent singles, catch him while you can.
- Mike Dow
ROCK HARD with JAY CONROY
LIVE Radio from NYC
The Hardest Rockin Mother from Maine!!
- Jay Conroy