Ari Joshua’s RAaR Trio has unleashed a sonic meteor with their latest single, “Star Light Mountain.” In this electrifying track, Ari Joshua, Ray Paczkowski, and Russ Lawton come together to create a musical journey that traverses the peaks and valleys of emotion with unparalleled finesse.


At its core, “Star Light Mountain” is a testament to the trio’s collective genius. Ari Joshua’s guitar work shines brightly, carving out melodic pathways that wind through the listener’s consciousness. Ray Paczkowski’s organ adds a celestial layer of depth, evoking the grandeur of the cosmos. Russ Lawton’s drums provide the heartbeat of the track, pulsating with raw energy and driving the song forward with unwavering intensity. But what truly sets “Star Light Mountain” apart is its emotional resonance. Ari Joshua’s vocals, accompanied by Josephine Howell’s soulful harmonies, soar above the instrumentation, conveying a sense of longing and yearning that is both haunting and beautiful. The lyrics paint a vivid picture of introspection and self-discovery, inviting listeners to join the trio on a journey of self-reflection and growth. As the song unfolds, it builds to a breathtaking crescendo, with Ari Joshua’s guitar solo serving as the climax of the musical narrative. His fingers dance across the fretboard with virtuosic precision, weaving intricate patterns of sound that elevate the song to new heights. It’s a moment of pure musical ecstasy, a testament to the trio’s undeniable talent and chemistry.

Recorded across state lines and mixed with meticulous care, “Star Light Mountain” is more than just a song—it’s an experience. It’s a reminder of the power of music to transcend boundaries and connect us to something greater than ourselves. With each note, each beat, Ari Joshua’s RAaR Trio invites us to look to the stars and dream of endless possibilities. “Star Light Mountain” by Ari Joshua’s RAaR Trio is a beacon of light in a world shrouded in darkness. It’s a reminder that even in our darkest moments, there is always hope shining brightly on the horizon. So let the music wash over you like a wave, and let yourself be carried away to a place where anything is possible.

Upcoming Tour Dates

The Suncatchers featuring Joe Doria & Ehssan Karimi
May 22 – Seamonster Lounge – Seattle, Wa

May 23 – Helping Friendly Podcast with RJ Bee and Hosts – Osiris

Ari Joshua Band
May 31 – Nectars – Burlington, VT
June 2 – TBA – New Tork, NY

Kris Yunker, Ari Joshua, Ben Atkind Trio dates
June 5th The Stone Church – Bratelboro, VT
June 7th Art Walk – Brattleboro VT

Follow Ari Joshua’s RAaR Trio; (Ari Joshua, Ray Paczkowski, Russ Lawton) on official website, Facebook, Spotify, Bandcamp, YouTube, and Instagram,