Riah is a post-rock band from Bologna, Italy which was formed in November 2015. Their inspiration comes from differents genres and they try to blend the heaviness of the post-metal and math-core with the atmosphere and the dreamlike sensations of the post-rock and of the ambient.
The band was first formed as a duo, guitar and drums by Flavio Di Bella and Rocco Catturani. During the October 2016 Diego Ruggeri joined the band as the bass player and the band's sound has become clearer and more mature.
Riah held shows in the northern Italy also they shared the stages with the Australia’s Dumbsaint and Polish band Tides From Nebula as a trio. The guitarist Francesco Begnoni joined the band in September 2017 with his new ideas. These ideas helped the band grow and the other band members are very thankful for this great experience. The band members feels that their sound is now more complete and they finally found their own musical identity.