R.I.F started out in April 1984 by T-ban,Figge and Bodde. The main influence behind their music were the oldschool US hardcore. The first recording was made 1984 and was released on tape but only to a few of their friends and such. In 1985 they recorded and released 5 tracks on a collection LP (Vikings are coming) with titles such as Parasite, Ford-hate, Jerk, You can try and the Solo song. 1986 they recorded a 5 track EP (Something happened today) They made a couple of gigs and a few tours then they split up and started up again 22 years later. In september 2008 they recorded a new song named (Looking like that) and will be released on the collection CD PUNK & OSFUG Vol.2 at the end of November. Right now were releasing our new cd "It Was 25 Years Ago Today"