Riff


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a Berber living in northern Morocco

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a jazz ostinato

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look through a book or other written material

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play riffs

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Riff Raff, who is at the top of his herd's hierarchy, symbolises the growing conflict between humans and wildlife over land in Africa as human populations expand.
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The RIFF will be held in 3 sections of "International Competition", "Imad Mughniyeh Special Award" and "The Resistance Cinema in the World".
Before the show, Riddles promised a few new songs and The Cradle and Reap The Whirlwind, did not disappoint featuring hard edged riffs and soaring melodies that slipped seamlessly amongst their old classics.
Festival director of Jodhpur RIFF, Divya Bhatia says, "I wouldn't say Jodhpur RIFF takes the entire credit, but there has been a significant rise in tourism in the city due to it.
Riff videos can be shared on Facebook, other social networking sites as well as on the web.
Guitar-wise, he brings the heavy riffs - like on his cover of Depeche Mode's I Feel You.
Each has been put together by Matthew Hearn, an artist, curator and critic who also lectures in fine art at Newcastle University, in partnership with other North East artists - - Thomas Whittle in the case of Riff and Sebastian Trend in the case of Rift.
Here's a track by track guide: End Of The Beginning Sabbath's return is announced by an explosive power chord leading into a four-note mirror image riff as Ozzy pleads: "Is this the end of the beginning or the beginning of the end?" It's a classic Sabbath plod for close on three minutes until a faster rock and roll riff kicks in, topped by a tightly controlled guitar solo one minute spitting more bullets than a Kalashnikov, the next sparingly melodic.
In musical terms, a riff can be a short cluster of notes that may be heard just once but which could also get repeated in a piece to often telling effect.
This Friday the Riff Band celebrates their 10 th anniversary with a gala evening at the MUST Opera House.
Hurrah For The Riff Raff @ The Chattery, Swansea (Saturday) [bar] DIRECT from New Orleans, Hurrah For The Riff Raff is the work of Bronx-born Alynda Lee Segarra.
14 at the Cuthbert by winning the first-ever Register-Guard Guitar Riff Contest.
From the first page the author may have the reader hooked as the 'upper deck' Colbert Porpentine, future Supreme Commander of the juggernaut 'Worldshaker' encounters a 'Filthy' girl, Riff, from below who had escaped from being changed into a 'menial'.
Like much of the book, the chapter on shuffling is just a springboard that allows him to riff on the iPod subculture.