IRON MONKEY Premiere Official Video For ‘9-13’ Title Track

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

As was recently reported (here) at Riff Relevant, the UK’s underground cult sludge legends Iron Monkey have returned! That return comes almost twenty years after they originally disbanded and does so with new blood within the cast. Band co-founders S. Watson (bass) and J. Rushby (guitar/vocals) are now joined by drummer S. Briggs. Continue reading “IRON MONKEY Premiere Official Video For ‘9-13’ Title Track”

RIFF RELEVANT Presents: EMBER ‘271’ EP Recording In-Studio Visual Series; Episode 2 [Video]


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

We have arrived at our second insightful glimpse into Ledbelly Sound Studio as our audio heavy heroes from Birmingham, AL. continue to record. Ember, aka guitarist Craig Shadix, drummer Erik Bigelow, vocalist Crystal Bigelow and bassist Jeremy Allen, continue to bring their “271” EP to life. Set for release through Doomsayer Records this fall, we are along for the ride via the all-seeing electric eye as the music manifests. Continue reading “RIFF RELEVANT Presents: EMBER ‘271’ EP Recording In-Studio Visual Series; Episode 2 [Video]”

LOW SUN Set To Release ‘Reservoir Of Impermanent Bliss’ Debut This Week; Track Streaming


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

After the critical acclaim of their recent split release Human Sun (review here) with HUMANITIES, Toronto’s Low Sun are back. That return comes via the band’s own full-length debut album, “Reservoir Of Impermanent Bliss“, set for release September 9th via Art Of The Uncarved Block. Continue reading “LOW SUN Set To Release ‘Reservoir Of Impermanent Bliss’ Debut This Week; Track Streaming”

ANCIENT VVISDOM Reveal Details Of Upcoming ’33’ Album; Stream New Single


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

Cleveland, Ohio’s atmospheric occult rock sect Ancient VVisdom have announced the details of their upcoming record release, “33“. It is due from Magic Bullet Records on the oh-so appropriate Friday the 13th of October. Evidence supports the theory that the fourth studio album from Ancient VVisdom will be yet another stunning homage to Son Of The Morning Star, Lucifer.
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