It’s FREE to listen to all the cool riffs on Riff Raters Lite. Check out the thousands of awesome “riffs” recorded. Called Musical Social Networking by AppCraver. For only $.99, get the Riff Raters app and be able to rate and record riffs. Join the thousands of Riff Raters fans!

A riff is like a musical “tweet” or a 20 second melodic phrase. We have all instruments and genres: funky bass, rocking guitar, jazzy piano, rapping vocals, hardcore drumming, singing dogs, ripping horns, any instrument is welcome!

You can listen to the riffs and see what riffs are on the Top 25! Get to know the riffers - it’s like a "what’s hot or not" for music.

Find out more about each "riffer" using their links to their website, Facebook Page, MySpace or Twitter account.

Become part of the thousands of fans. Be a part of the Riff Raters community. To find out more about Riff Raters, go to the Riff Raters Website and Facebook FanPage.

If you like listening to the riffs and would like to participate in the Riff Raters community, press the UPGRADE button and you will automatically upgraded to the full Riff Raters version and then you will be able to Record your own riffs, rate and comment on riffs and even post a riff to your Facebook Page. Check it out!

Listen & Explore
•Explore Riff Raters' ever-growing library of riffs.
•Browse by instrument or genre to discover music from emerging artists.
•Check out the newest riffs and the Top 25.

This app was created in partnership with iPhone Application Developer Big Nerd Ranch.

Apple is not a sponsor of, or responsible for conducting, any promotions or events put on by Riff Raters or Riff Raters LITE.

What's New

Version 1.2.1

- Bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

2.6 out of 5

34 Ratings

34 Ratings



I thought you could record your own, that's why I bought it.. Not to listen to other people's recordings!/:



Doesn't teach you anything. Half of the riffs are of some little kid singing... lame

Great way to hear awesome music!!

Jackie and Matt

What a riffing community of great musicians. I love to listen to their riffs. Makes me want to get riffing myself and get the full version. Awesome app.


Joy Entertainment LLC
2.6 MB
Requires iOS 3.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
English, Japanese
Age Rating
Rated 4+
© 2010 Joy Entertainment LLC
In-App Purchases
  1. Riff Raters Upgrade $0.99


  • Family Sharing

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