Oldschool Sunday: TERRORIZER [Unveil Artwork Of Upcoming The End Records Release]


(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

In this contemporary age of 2018, the Los Angeles grindcore / death metal band TERRORIZER are revered as extreme metal legends and rightly so. Continue reading “Oldschool Sunday: TERRORIZER [Unveil Artwork Of Upcoming The End Records Release]”

LA CHINGA Delivers ‘Killer Wizard’ Official Video; Playing DisasterDaze 2018

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

Vancouver’s hard rock power trio LA CHINGA have unveiled a new official video for their track “Killer Wizard“. Continue reading “LA CHINGA Delivers ‘Killer Wizard’ Official Video; Playing DisasterDaze 2018”

RED MESA ‘The Devil And The Desert’ Album Review & Stream

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

It has been four long years since Albuquerque, New Mexico’s RED MESA graced us with their phenomenal S/T début back in 2014. Continue reading “RED MESA ‘The Devil And The Desert’ Album Review & Stream”

VOIVOD Unveil Details Of New Album ‘The Wake’; Premiere Official Video + Ltd. Run 7″ EP

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

As recently reported HERE at Riff Relevant, the Canadian sci-fi progressive metallers VOIVOD are gearing up to release a new full-length album. Continue reading “VOIVOD Unveil Details Of New Album ‘The Wake’; Premiere Official Video + Ltd. Run 7″ EP”

WRONG Open Up In ‘Gape’ Official Video As Eastern U.S. Tour Launches

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

WRONG, the Miami, FL based band with a Nineties’ noise / Alt. Rock sound, have premiered a new official video, “Gape“. Continue reading “WRONG Open Up In ‘Gape’ Official Video As Eastern U.S. Tour Launches”

FUTURE USSES (Intronaut, Bereft, Etc. Members) Reveal Details Of Debut; Song Streaming


(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

Sacha Dunable (Intronaut, Bereft, Graviton) has, at long last, officially launched his long-gestating project, FUTURE USSESContinue reading “FUTURE USSES (Intronaut, Bereft, Etc. Members) Reveal Details Of Debut; Song Streaming”

EL ROJO ’16 Inches Radial’ EP Review & Stream

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

From Morano Calabro, Italy comes EL ROJO and their recently released “16 Inches Radial” EP. Continue reading “EL ROJO ’16 Inches Radial’ EP Review & Stream”

HOWLING GIANT Schedule ‘Arcane Ritual’ Tour To & From PSYCHO LAS VEGAS

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

The interplanetary, genre-warping metallists from Nashville, HOWLING GIANT, have unveiled the itinerary of a new U.S. touring trek. Continue reading “HOWLING GIANT Schedule ‘Arcane Ritual’ Tour To & From PSYCHO LAS VEGAS”

GWAR & HATEBREED Co-Headline ‘Gore, Core, Metal & More Tour’ w/ RINGWORM, MISS MAY I, AMERICAN SHARKS

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

Just in time for Halloween, mid-October will see the launch of a new tour being co-headlined by GWAR and HATEBREED. Continue reading “GWAR & HATEBREED Co-Headline ‘Gore, Core, Metal & More Tour’ w/ RINGWORM, MISS MAY I, AMERICAN SHARKS”

OBITUARY Offering Vinyl Formats Of S/T & Live EP; EU. Tour w/ SLAYER, ANTHRAX, LAMB OF GOD


(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

Legendary Floridian death metal pioneers OBITUARY are sharing news today about a pair of their releases receiving vinyl LP pressings. Continue reading “OBITUARY Offering Vinyl Formats Of S/T & Live EP; EU. Tour w/ SLAYER, ANTHRAX, LAMB OF GOD”

LáGoon ‘L’affaire des Poisons’ EP Review & Stream

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

Coming quickly on the heels of their Grim Ripper album release [Review] back in March, Portland’s LáGoon are back with a new EP. Continue reading “LáGoon ‘L’affaire des Poisons’ EP Review & Stream”

SONICBLAST MOLEDO Festival Confirms Line Up – Including EARTHLESS, KADAVAR, UFOMAMMUT, NEBULA, CAUSA SUI & More


(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

The complete roster of acts scheduled to perform at the eighth annual SONICBLAST MOLEDO Festival in Portugal this year has been announced. Continue reading “SONICBLAST MOLEDO Festival Confirms Line Up – Including EARTHLESS, KADAVAR, UFOMAMMUT, NEBULA, CAUSA SUI & More”

CANNIBAL CORPSE Announce U.S. Winter Tour; HATE ETERNAL & HARMS WAY To Support

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

Legendary Floridian death metal pioneers CANNIBAL CORPSE are announcing a 29 date U.S. tour for this winter. Continue reading “CANNIBAL CORPSE Announce U.S. Winter Tour; HATE ETERNAL & HARMS WAY To Support”

ZAUM Announces Canadian Tour Dates w/ FIREBREATHER


(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

Abstract metaphysical audio manipulators ZAUM will undertake some live Canadian dates in Ontario and Quebec, beginning next month (August). Continue reading “ZAUM Announces Canadian Tour Dates w/ FIREBREATHER”

DOLLAR LLAMA Ignites ‘Stagefires’ Official Video

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

The Portuguese southern metal machine DOLLAR LLAMA have premiered their latest official video, “Stagefires“. Continue reading “DOLLAR LLAMA Ignites ‘Stagefires’ Official Video”