BLACKFINGER ‘When Colors Fade Away’ Review + Stream; Tour Dates


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

Everything changes and that is true for the Pittsburgh-based band fronted by former Trouble vocalist Eric Wagner, Blackfinger. For the project’s second studio full-length, “When Colors Fade Away“, Wagner assembled a whole new band to accompany him. Gone are everyone from Blackfinger‘s 2014 self-titled album, except Wagner himself of course. Now in are a guitar pairing that have both done time in the band Penance, Terry Weston (also of Dream Death) and Matthew Tuite, alongside bassist Matthew Cross and drummer David Snyder. Continue reading “BLACKFINGER ‘When Colors Fade Away’ Review + Stream; Tour Dates”

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Share Details For New Album ‘Grimmest Hits’; Premiere Official Video


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

Black Label Society will release their tenth full length album, “Grimmest Hits“, on January 19th via Entertainment One (eOne). The effort of all-new music (not a greatest hits compilation) will be the follow-up to Billboard Top 5 charting titles Catacombs Of The Black Vatican (2014) and Order Of The Black (2010). In-between then and now, Zakk Wylde released Book Of Shadows II, the follow-up to his 1996 solo debut of the same name, which debuted at #18 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart. Continue reading “BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Share Details For New Album ‘Grimmest Hits’; Premiere Official Video”

NEKHRAH Stream ‘Cosmic Apostasy’ Debut In Its Entirety


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

Brutality…with groove and savagery intact. That is exactly what we get from the Cyprus-based band formerly known as Impalement. Under that previous moniker the band’s only offering was a 2014 Demo but that didn’t stop them from advancing forward. Continue reading “NEKHRAH Stream ‘Cosmic Apostasy’ Debut In Its Entirety”