HARM’S WAY Premiere Intense ‘Last Man’ Official Video As Live Dates & Vans Warped Tour Looms


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

The Chicago-based band that embodies audio homicide, HARM’S WAY, have just unleashed a visual salvo of ocular intensity, “Last Man“. Continue reading “HARM’S WAY Premiere Intense ‘Last Man’ Official Video As Live Dates & Vans Warped Tour Looms”

GAEREA Premiere ‘Catharsis’ Official Video As ‘Unsettling Whispers’ Full Length Due In June; Live Dates

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

Portugese progressive sludge / black metal band GAEREA have just unveiled their official video for the impressive song “Catharsis“. Continue reading “GAEREA Premiere ‘Catharsis’ Official Video As ‘Unsettling Whispers’ Full Length Due In June; Live Dates”

SPACESLUG Get Way Out There With ‘Obsolith’ Official Video; ‘Eye Of The Tide’ Album Due In July


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

Polish psyche-doom / stoner metal crew SPACESLUG have just unveiled a visual feast to be experienced with a new official video. Continue reading “SPACESLUG Get Way Out There With ‘Obsolith’ Official Video; ‘Eye Of The Tide’ Album Due In July”

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

TETELESTAI Issue ‘The Dead We Do Not Mourn’ Official Video Featuring Coalesce’s Sean Ingram


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

Omaha, Nebraska’s two man entity known as TETELESTAI recently released their official video for the song “The Dead We Do Not Mourn“. Continue reading “TETELESTAI Issue ‘The Dead We Do Not Mourn’ Official Video Featuring Coalesce’s Sean Ingram”

ULTRAPHONIX (w/ George Lynch & Living Colour’s Corey Glover) Reveal Debut’s Details; Premiere Official Video


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

ULTRAPHONIX, the new band featuring guitarist George Lynch (Dokken, Lynch Mob, KXM) and Living Colour singer Corey Glover, have unveiled their debut’s details. Continue reading “ULTRAPHONIX (w/ George Lynch & Living Colour’s Corey Glover) Reveal Debut’s Details; Premiere Official Video”

NIGHT DEMON Announces ‘Live Darkness’ Triple Live Album Release; Live Video With MIDNIGHT’s Athenar Debuts


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

August 10th will see the release of a triple live album from NIGHT DEMON – in partnership with multiple global-wide record labels – titled “Live Darkness“. Continue reading “NIGHT DEMON Announces ‘Live Darkness’ Triple Live Album Release; Live Video With MIDNIGHT’s Athenar Debuts”

Riff Relevant Interviews: FIREBALL MINISTRY [Video]


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

When it comes to straightforward Rock ‘N Roll, Los Angeles’ FIREBALL MINISTRY are one of the absolute best bands in this universe, or any other for that matter. Continue reading “Riff Relevant Interviews: FIREBALL MINISTRY [Video]”

MORDOR Issue ‘Dark Room’ Official Video From First New LP In 20+ Years


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

Following closely on Riff Relevant‘s recent Oldschool Sunday piece on them [HERE], Poland’s MORDOR are premiering a new official video. Continue reading “MORDOR Issue ‘Dark Room’ Official Video From First New LP In 20+ Years”

IGNITOR Premiere ‘Haunted By Rock & Roll’ Official Video; To Play ALEHORN OF POWER X Fest In July


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

Austin, Texas’ classic metal-infused powerhouse IGNITOR have premiered their newest official video for “Haunted By Rock & Roll“. Continue reading “IGNITOR Premiere ‘Haunted By Rock & Roll’ Official Video; To Play ALEHORN OF POWER X Fest In July”

HAGEN ALTER (w/ Andrew Hagar & Beastmaker Members) Debut ‘Mourning Ritual’ Single / Official Video

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

HAGEN ALTER – a new band featuring Sammy Hagar’s son, Andrew Hagar, along side Beastmaker’s Trevor William Church and Andrew Alejandro Saldate IV – have debuted their first single. Continue reading “HAGEN ALTER (w/ Andrew Hagar & Beastmaker Members) Debut ‘Mourning Ritual’ Single / Official Video”

Feature-Length Film / Doc On Metallica Bassist CLIFF BURTON Available [Video Streaming]

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

The late bassist Cliff Burton ( Metallica, Trauma) is the subject of a new full-length feature / semi-documentary from BurStock Productions titled “The Salvation Kingdom“. Continue reading “Feature-Length Film / Doc On Metallica Bassist CLIFF BURTON Available [Video Streaming]”

DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT Announces DVD Release For ‘Ocean Machine’ 20th Anniversary Show


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

Just this week, Riff Relevant reported news of the “Eras Part 1” Vinyl Box Set that is upcoming from Devin Townsend [READ] and now we have more news from him. Continue reading “DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT Announces DVD Release For ‘Ocean Machine’ 20th Anniversary Show”

L7 Launches PledgeMusic For First New Album In 20 Years; N. American Tour Begins – EU. Tour Next


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

After their sold-out reunion world tour in 2015, seminal punk / alt. rock legends L7 have just embarked upon a new North American tour. Continue reading “L7 Launches PledgeMusic For First New Album In 20 Years; N. American Tour Begins – EU. Tour Next”

Ven Scott (Runescarred, Ex-Dead Earth Politics) Makes Directorial Debut With ‘Date From Hell’

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

Current Runescarred / former Dead Earth Politics vocalist Ven Scott will soon make his directorial debut with the film Date From Hell. Continue reading “Ven Scott (Runescarred, Ex-Dead Earth Politics) Makes Directorial Debut With ‘Date From Hell’”