Interview With ‘Jesus, Devil, Deed’ Author DEE CALHOUN

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

Dee Calhoun, or as most heavy metal fans know him, “Screaming MadDee Calhoun, could be referred to as a “Renaissance Artist”.  My claim is derived from the age-old expression equating certain figures as a “Renaissance Man”, a title attributed to well-rounded, versatile people.   Continue reading “Interview With ‘Jesus, Devil, Deed’ Author DEE CALHOUN”

CRACKHOUSE Reveal Details Of Upcoming Argonauta Records Release

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

After the popularity and critical acclaim of their self-titled EP’s release earlier this year, French psych/doom sludgers Crackhouse are poised to return.   Continue reading “CRACKHOUSE Reveal Details Of Upcoming Argonauta Records Release”

Exclusive Premiere Of New SATOR Song ‘Soulride’; Argonauta Records To Release ‘Ordeal’ In September

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

Riff Relevant, Argonauta Records and Italian sludge mongers Sator have all partnered together for an exclusive première of the new song “Soulride“.   Continue reading “Exclusive Premiere Of New SATOR Song ‘Soulride’; Argonauta Records To Release ‘Ordeal’ In September”

Argonauta Records Artist DEE CALHOUN To Release ‘Jesus, Devil, Deed’ Novella In August; Video


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

Maryland metal mainstay “Screaming Mad” Dee Calhoun is a busy, busy man these days…   Continue reading “Argonauta Records Artist DEE CALHOUN To Release ‘Jesus, Devil, Deed’ Novella In August; Video”

RHINO Premieres ‘I See The Monsters’ Official Video


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

The heavy-handed Italian stoner rockers Rhino are premiering a new Official Video for their song “I See The Monsters“.  Continue reading “RHINO Premieres ‘I See The Monsters’ Official Video”

NIBIRU Reveals Details Of Upcoming Argonauta Records Release ‘Qaal Babalon’

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

Hot on the scorching heels of my recent review of their ‘Caosgon – 2017 Edition re-release (review here), comes news from NIBIRU on its follow-up.  Continue reading “NIBIRU Reveals Details Of Upcoming Argonauta Records Release ‘Qaal Babalon’”

NIBIRU ‘Caosgon – 2017 Edition’ Review & Stream


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

“Psyche-Italia” best describes the mind-bending, seeming lysergic-laden head drama incurred by Italy’s sonic explorers in NIBIRU.   Continue reading “NIBIRU ‘Caosgon – 2017 Edition’ Review & Stream”

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)”

SATOR To Deliver ‘Ordeal’ Via Argonauta Records In September


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

The Italian Sludge monsters SATOR have revealed the cover artwork and track list of their highly anticipated new album.   Continue reading “SATOR To Deliver ‘Ordeal’ Via Argonauta Records In September”

Exclusive Stream Of KAYLETH ‘Space Muffin: Rusty Edition’ [Argonauta Records]


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

This Friday, June 30th will see the re-release of the Italian stoner rock band Kayleth‘s “Space Muffin” album. Coming via Argonauta Records, they are calling it a re-release – truth is, this is pretty much a whole new record! We have an EXCLUSIVE stream here at Riff Relevant, just for you!   Continue reading “Exclusive Stream Of KAYLETH ‘Space Muffin: Rusty Edition’ [Argonauta Records]”