BATUSHKA – ‘Litourgiya’ Album Review & Stream; Tour Dates

(By Brian Halsey, Staff Writer, RiffRelevant.com)

WOW! You guys sure are lucky I know what the hell I’m doing over here at the Riff Relevant corporate skyscraper (okay, alone in my garage).    Continue reading “BATUSHKA – ‘Litourgiya’ Album Review & Stream; Tour Dates”

MELVINS Share The James Gang / Butthole Surfers Mashing ‘Stop Moving To Florida’; Tour Dates


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

Riff Relevant recently reported news (here) of an upcoming album release from (the) MELVINS, “Pinkus Abortion Technician“, due from Ipecac Recordings on April 20th. Continue reading “MELVINS Share The James Gang / Butthole Surfers Mashing ‘Stop Moving To Florida’; Tour Dates”

DRYAD ‘Rehearsal Tape’ EP Review, Stream & NYP Item

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

Riff Relevant recently received a submission from the Würzburg, Germany-based Dryad and while that’s nothing unusual for us, one sentence in particular caught my eye.    Continue reading “DRYAD ‘Rehearsal Tape’ EP Review, Stream & NYP Item”

Limited Run Vinyl-Only ‘We All Want Our Time In Hell’ Tribute To SAMHAIN Coming [Video Teaser]


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

Corpse Flower Records have announced they will be releasing a limited edition, vinyl-only tribute to ’80s goth punk icons Samhain. It is titled “We All Want Our Time In Hell” and will arrive on May 4. Continue reading “Limited Run Vinyl-Only ‘We All Want Our Time In Hell’ Tribute To SAMHAIN Coming [Video Teaser]”

THE WEAPON (w/ Jesse Leach) Two-Song EP Review & Stream


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

The Weapon is a new project featuring vocalist Jesse Leach, guitarist Chris Drapeau, bassist Josh Mihlek and drummer Andy Mass. They have just released a two-song EP recently, on February 13th. Continue reading “THE WEAPON (w/ Jesse Leach) Two-Song EP Review & Stream”