by Low Lai Chow in New Music on Wednesday 4 January 2012

I caught Riot in Magenta by chance as I was snaking past Baybeats Music Festival a few months ago. So far the duo, formed by singer-songwriter Eugenia Yip and keyboardist-producer Hayashida Ken, have released just a two-track demo on CD, but it’s already clear that their dreamy lungful of synth pop soundscapes will conquer quite a few sleepless hearts in time to come.