WASTED THEORY – Sign to Argonauta Records; To Play Live Show 9/23 & Desc. of Crom Fest 9/30; Spring Tour Show Photos (Atl. City, NJ)

Wasted Theory
Wasted Theory

(By Leanne Ridgeway, Owner/Chief Editor, RiffRelevant.com)

Argonauta Records is on a rampage lately!  In the wee early hours of this very morning, they announced confirmation of the label’s signing of American Weed Rockers WASTED THEORY, with plans to re-release their much-adored ‘Defenders of the Riff‘ album.  We have some details on that, plus a crop of photos from recent live shows I attended this Spring, and a few other fistfuls of dirt… Continue reading “WASTED THEORY – Sign to Argonauta Records; To Play Live Show 9/23 & Desc. of Crom Fest 9/30; Spring Tour Show Photos (Atl. City, NJ)”

VANISHING LIFE – ‘Surveillance’ (2016), Album Review & Stream

Vanishing Life – Photo by Cecilia Alejandra

(By Shaun Katz, Staff Writer, RiffRelevant.com)

For those old enough to remember when punk took those first baby steps away from a stale and regimented formula, yet idealistic enough to still see the genre as vital form of expression, then Vanishing Life début (2016) album ‘Surveillance‘ will be something to get excited about.   Continue reading “VANISHING LIFE – ‘Surveillance’ (2016), Album Review & Stream”

ACE FREHLEY: ‘Anomaly Deluxe’ Reissue; Bonus Song Stream & Tour Dates

(Pic Courtesy Of mjk2112)

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

Founding KISS guitarist and Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame inductee Ace Frehley has announced the imminent re-issue of his 2009 “comeback” album, ‘Anomaly.   Continue reading “ACE FREHLEY: ‘Anomaly Deluxe’ Reissue; Bonus Song Stream & Tour Dates”

MÄRVEL ‘The Hills Have Eyes’ Review, Stream & Official Videos


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

A Swedish rock band that was formed in the United States. Yep, that’s exactly what you’re getting with Linköping, Sweden’s Märvel as the band was originally born on American soil.   Continue reading “MÄRVEL ‘The Hills Have Eyes’ Review, Stream & Official Videos”

PARADISE LOST To Re-Issue ‘One Second’ For 20th Anniversary In July


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

The UK’s atmospheric doom legends Paradise Lost have announced the will be re-issuing a 20th Anniversary special edition of their ‘One Second‘ album.   Continue reading “PARADISE LOST To Re-Issue ‘One Second’ For 20th Anniversary In July”

MOTHERSHIP – Preorders for Kelley Juett Signature ‘Galaxy Collection’ BOULT Guitars

(by Leanne Ridgeway, Owner/Chief Editor of RiffRelevant.com)

Riff Relevant announced only a few days ago that Boult Guitars was working with Mothership‘s Kelley Juett to design his very own Signature Model Boult guitar. Guess what? Ready for pre-orders! Wanna see? You bet your ass you do… 
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DOMADORA Deliver New Video; Latest LP Coming To Vinyl


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

It has been nearly a year since the French heavy psych trio Domadora released their latest album, ‘The Violent Mystical Sukuma‘.   Continue reading “DOMADORA Deliver New Video; Latest LP Coming To Vinyl”

MOTHERSHIP – Confirm EU Tour Dates; BOULT Guitars’ Kelley Juett Signature Model in works

(by Leanne Ridgeway, Owner/Chief Editor of RiffRelevant.com)

Mothership is embarking on a European Tour this month, we have the confirmed dates for their shows and festival appearances. Also announced today, some news of a Kelley Juett Signature Model from Boult Guitars is in the works…  Continue reading “MOTHERSHIP – Confirm EU Tour Dates; BOULT Guitars’ Kelley Juett Signature Model in works”

Oldschool Sunday: LIEGE LORD

LIEGE LORD

Beginning as a Judas Priest cover band using the name Deceiver in 1982, Stanford, Connecticut’s Liege Lord came to be in the year 1984. By the time the name change took effect, the band consisted of vocalist Andy Michaud, guitarists Tony Truglio and Pete McCarthy, bassist Matt Vinci and drummer Frank Cortese.   Continue reading “Oldschool Sunday: LIEGE LORD”

PRONG Reveals ‘Zero Days’ Details; Summer EU. Tour Set


Legendary, long-running New York industrial metal band Prong have revealed the details of their upcoming album release, ‘Zero Days‘. It will be released on July 28th through Steamhammer/SPV as CD digipak, 2LP gatefold, download and stream.    Continue reading “PRONG Reveals ‘Zero Days’ Details; Summer EU. Tour Set”