QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE Unveil ‘Villains’ Details; New Song & Tour Info


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

Alternative-fueled desert rockers Queens Of The Stone Age have officially revealed the details of their upcoming new studio effort. The band’s seventh record, the nine-song ‘Villains‘, is due to be set loose from Matador Records on August 25th.   Continue reading “QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE Unveil ‘Villains’ Details; New Song & Tour Info”

LIFE OF AGONY ‘A Place Where There’s No More Pain’ Review

Twelve years is a long time to pass between a band releasing new music. That’s how long it has been since Life Of Agony has. 2005’s Broken Valley was the last studio effort from the famous NYC-based band until now with the freshly rendered ‘A Place Where There’s No More Pain‘.   Continue reading “LIFE OF AGONY ‘A Place Where There’s No More Pain’ Review”

HELMET’s ‘Meantime’ Coming On Colored Vinyl

It’s all about color with the 1992 Gold-certified album from Helmet, ‘Meantime‘. On June 23rd, it will receive some other colors as a vinyl pressings of the landmark release are planned. Coming from Interscope/GeffenA&M, two variants, standard black and a blue with red (inspired by the original cover artwork) will be made.

Pre-orders are available now at Amazon.

SWALLOW THE SKY, STONECUTTERS, HORSEBURNER, INDIGHOST @ The Hideaway, Johnson City, TN.


Everyone has their own personal bucket list of bands they’d like to see in a live setting at some point. I am no different. With this show, I was going to knock off two bands from my own, with a little irony in fact.      Continue reading “SWALLOW THE SKY, STONECUTTERS, HORSEBURNER, INDIGHOST @ The Hideaway, Johnson City, TN.”

RED BEARD WALL Unveils The Deeply Heavy ‘Bottom Of A Well’ [Streaming]

A track première from the multifaceted one-man monstrosity that is Red Beard Wall has arrived. ‘Bottom Of A Well‘ is a powerful amalgamation of experimental metal, post-hardcore and alternative rock.

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