RIFF RELEVANT EXCLUSIVE: OCTOBER RAGE ‘Whirlwind’ Official Video Premiere


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

The Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia-based band October Rage are on a mission and we have arrived at the next stage of it here, now.   Continue reading “RIFF RELEVANT EXCLUSIVE: OCTOBER RAGE ‘Whirlwind’ Official Video Premiere”

ORANGE GOBLIN Begin Work On New Album; EU. Tour Dates + 1 US Fest Appearance


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

Finally, some long-awaited news and updates concerning UK stoner rock band Orange Goblin has surfaced.   Continue reading “ORANGE GOBLIN Begin Work On New Album; EU. Tour Dates + 1 US Fest Appearance”

FOUR ON THE FLOOR – Brendan Burns’ Drummer Spotlight #1: BRIAN COSTANTINO of THE OBSESSED

(By Brendan Burns of Wasted Theory, Guest Columnist, RiffRelevant.com)

For as long as I can remember, it’s always been about the guitar player or the lead singer.  That lethal concoction of singers and axe-swingers like Page and Plant. Mick and Keith, Tyler and Perry, Daltry and Townsend, the list goes on and on…   Continue reading “FOUR ON THE FLOOR – Brendan Burns’ Drummer Spotlight #1: BRIAN COSTANTINO of THE OBSESSED”

GRAVESITE ‘Neverending Trail Of Skulls’ Streaming In Full

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

If you are a fanatical lover of old-school-inspired Death Metal, then we have got something here right now for you!   Continue reading “GRAVESITE ‘Neverending Trail Of Skulls’ Streaming In Full”

DREAM THEATER Announces Final Leg Of ‘Images, Words & Beyond’ Tour In N. America

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

The iconic Prog-Metal band Dream Theater have announced the third and final leg of their “Images, Words & Beyond” tour.   Continue reading “DREAM THEATER Announces Final Leg Of ‘Images, Words & Beyond’ Tour In N. America”

Argonauta Records Artist DEE CALHOUN To Release ‘Jesus, Devil, Deed’ Novella In August; Video


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

Maryland metal mainstay “Screaming Mad” Dee Calhoun is a busy, busy man these days…   Continue reading “Argonauta Records Artist DEE CALHOUN To Release ‘Jesus, Devil, Deed’ Novella In August; Video”