Definition of riffage in English:
noun[mass noun] informal
Guitar riffs, especially in rock music.
- Most of the record is fast, somewhat furious and filled with enough riffage to make any gearhead drool.
- Later songs like "Innocent" and "Whatever" still have the guitar riffage but experiment more in empathy.
- Hence, Thieves and Poets: a ballet score in which John McLaughlin surrounds his machine-gun acoustic riffage with impressionistic bursts of orchestral colour.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.