VESSEL OF LIGHT ‘Woodshed’ Album Review & Stream

Article by: Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist ‡ Edited by: Leanne Ridgeway, Owner/Chief Editor

Nearly two years ago, when rumors first began to surface about a collaboration between legendary metal guitarist Dan Lorenzo (Hades, Non-Fiction, The Cursed) and Ancient VVisdom vocalist Nathan “Opposition” Jochum, no one knew what to expect. Continue reading “VESSEL OF LIGHT ‘Woodshed’ Album Review & Stream”

NIBIRU First-Ever U.K. Headline Tour Set For October; Live Performance Video


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

The Italian, ritualistic, psych-sludge entity NIBIRU announce their very first headline tour of the United Kingdom.  Continue reading “NIBIRU First-Ever U.K. Headline Tour Set For October; Live Performance Video”

HOLLOW LEG Share Single From Upcoming Album Release; U.S. Tour w/ WITCHKISS In Oct.

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

Florida’s homicidal sonic heavyweights HOLLOW LEG are breaking their silence with some news about the band’s current events. Continue reading “HOLLOW LEG Share Single From Upcoming Album Release; U.S. Tour w/ WITCHKISS In Oct.”

DAN LORENZO (Vessel Of Light, Hades) Hosting ‘Ultimate Sinner’ On SIRIUS XM’s Ozzy’s Boneyard This Week


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

DAN LORENZO, best known as guitarist for U.S. metal legends HADES, NON-FICTION, THE CURSED and currently, one half of VESSEL OF LIGHT, will be guest DJ-ing this week. Continue reading “DAN LORENZO (Vessel Of Light, Hades) Hosting ‘Ultimate Sinner’ On SIRIUS XM’s Ozzy’s Boneyard This Week”

WASTED THEORY New Album ‘Warlords Of The New Electric’ Pre-Orders Open on Argonauta Records

Cover Art by Bill Kole – Billy Diablo Designs

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

American Weed Rockers Wasted Theory leap forward with Italy’s Argonauta Records to share the details on pre-order information about their third full-length album, ‘Warlords of the New Electric’.     Continue reading “WASTED THEORY New Album ‘Warlords Of The New Electric’ Pre-Orders Open on Argonauta Records”

Argonauta Records Announce Signing U.S. Blues/Fuzz Rockers SMOKE MOUNTAIN

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

Italy’s Argonauta Records has shared news of the label’s signing of the Florida-based retro-blues, doom, fuzz rock trio SMOKE MOUNTAIN. Continue reading “Argonauta Records Announce Signing U.S. Blues/Fuzz Rockers SMOKE MOUNTAIN”

KAL-EL New Full-Length Performance Video ‘Still Here After 5 Years’


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

In recent years, Norway’s KAL-EL have become one of the more respected names in the realm of underground stoner rock. Continue reading “KAL-EL New Full-Length Performance Video ‘Still Here After 5 Years’”

THAL (w/ Guest Sophie Steff) Premiere ‘Her Gods Demand War’ Visualizer


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

Ohio-based heavyweights THAL (The Heathens Are Loose) have just dropped a new visualizer for their song “Her Gods Demand War“. Continue reading “THAL (w/ Guest Sophie Steff) Premiere ‘Her Gods Demand War’ Visualizer”

WASTED THEORY Reveals ‘Warlords Of The New Electric’ Coming on Argonauta Records; ‘Stoned On Both Coasts’ Tour Continues

Cover Art by Bill Kole – Billy Diablo Designs

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

Hitting the halfway point of their ‘Stoned On Both Coasts Tour” on May 26th with a blazing set at the Stoned To Death 3 Fest in Vermont [PHOTOS HERE], American Weed Rockers Wasted Theory sneaked into the studio in between performances to complete a new record.   Continue reading “WASTED THEORY Reveals ‘Warlords Of The New Electric’ Coming on Argonauta Records; ‘Stoned On Both Coasts’ Tour Continues”

VESSEL OF LIGHT Announce First-Ever Live Performance; To Support LIFE OF AGONY In NYC


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

In what promises to be an amazing event in and of itself, psyche-doom alt. rock entity VESSEL OF LIGHT have announced their first-ever live performance! Continue reading “VESSEL OF LIGHT Announce First-Ever Live Performance; To Support LIFE OF AGONY In NYC”

Exclusive Premiere: ‘The Power It Holds’ Official Video From LOWBURN


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

Welcome to Riff Relevant‘s EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE of the brand new official video from LOWBURN, “The Power It Holds“! Continue reading “Exclusive Premiere: ‘The Power It Holds’ Official Video From LOWBURN”

Exclusive Premiere: THE RED COIL Debut ‘Opium Smokers Room’ Single From Upcoming Argonauta Records Release


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

RIFF RELEVANT presents our exclusive premiere of the new single “Opium Smokers Room” from Italy’s THE RED COIL. Continue reading “Exclusive Premiere: THE RED COIL Debut ‘Opium Smokers Room’ Single From Upcoming Argonauta Records Release”

RED BEARD WALL Reveal Sophomore Album – ‘The Fight Needs Us All’ – Underway For Argonauta Records

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

Following up on last year’s phenomenal breakthrough S/T album for Argonauta Records, Texas’ RED BEARD WALL are poised for a repeat performance. Continue reading “RED BEARD WALL Reveal Sophomore Album – ‘The Fight Needs Us All’ – Underway For Argonauta Records”

VESSEL OF LIGHT Share Further ‘Woodshed’ Album Details

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

After last month’s announcement of a sophomore album release [HERE] and video premiere from 2017’s smash super duo VESSEL OF LIGHT, we have some updates. Continue reading “VESSEL OF LIGHT Share Further ‘Woodshed’ Album Details”

DI’AUL Share ‘Nobody’s Heaven’ Full Album Stream; To Perform At Argonauta Fest V Next Week


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

May 4, 2018 – Today is the day that Milano’s DI’AUL (pronounced as “the owl” I’m told) release their fourth studio album, “Nobody’s Heaven“. Continue reading “DI’AUL Share ‘Nobody’s Heaven’ Full Album Stream; To Perform At Argonauta Fest V Next Week”