MARYLAND DOOM FEST 2018 – The Must-See Spotlight: ZED


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

For last year’s Maryland Doom Fest, both Leanne [Ridgeway] and I ran pieces that took a look at some of our own individual “high priority” bands, ones we were especially excited to see at MDDF. Continue reading “MARYLAND DOOM FEST 2018 – The Must-See Spotlight: ZED”

BLACK BOOK LODGE Share Just-Released ‘Steeple And Spire’ Album Stream


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

Copenhagen’s BLACK BOOK LODGE have just released their “Steeple And Spire” album via Mighty Music on May 18th. Continue reading “BLACK BOOK LODGE Share Just-Released ‘Steeple And Spire’ Album Stream”

MELVINS ‘Stoner Witch’ & ‘Stag’ Seeing Vinyl Re-Issues In June

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

MELVINS have announced new Vinyl pressings of their 1994 album “Stoner Witch” and its 1996 follow-up “Stag”. Continue reading “MELVINS ‘Stoner Witch’ & ‘Stag’ Seeing Vinyl Re-Issues In June”

ECSTATIC VISION Issue ‘Troublemaker’ Official Video; U.S., EU Tours To Begin – Stoned & Dusted, Days Of Darkness Fests

(Photo Courtesy Of Gene Smirnov)

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

Philadelphia’s finest phenoms for truly heavy psychedelia, ECSTATIC VISION, have just dropped a new official video for the song “Troublemaker“. Continue reading “ECSTATIC VISION Issue ‘Troublemaker’ Official Video; U.S., EU Tours To Begin – Stoned & Dusted, Days Of Darkness Fests”