Metal God THOR To Issue ‘Beyond The Pain Barrier’ In Aug.; Official Video Premiere

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

Legendary metal god and band Thor have announced their planned triumphant return to the metallic realm with a new studio album.   Continue reading “Metal God THOR To Issue ‘Beyond The Pain Barrier’ In Aug.; Official Video Premiere”

ADRENALINE MOB – Fall N.A. Tour: RIGHTEOUS VENDETTA & DARK SKY CHOIR Supporting


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

U.S.-based rockers Adrenaline Mob have revealed their plans for the second leg of their ‘We The People’ North American tour. The trek will commence in Dayton, OH on August 18th and reach its final stop on September 23rd in Providence, RI.   Continue reading “ADRENALINE MOB – Fall N.A. Tour: RIGHTEOUS VENDETTA & DARK SKY CHOIR Supporting”

BORIS Share New Song & N. America Tour Dates


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

Japanese alternative/stoner rock band Boris are celebrating their 25th anniversary of existence with a new release.    Continue reading “BORIS Share New Song & N. America Tour Dates”

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”

Battle Of The Bays Tour Coming To US: OBITUARY & EXODUS Co-Headline; POWER TRIP & DUST BOLT Support


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

After the successful European version of the Battle Of The Bays Tour (which included Prong), the U.S. edition has been announced.   Continue reading “Battle Of The Bays Tour Coming To US: OBITUARY & EXODUS Co-Headline; POWER TRIP & DUST BOLT Support”

EVERY TIME I DIE, KNOCKED LOOSE & HOLLOW EARTH Announce NA Tour

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

New York’s highly popular Every Time I Die have announced a North American touring trek is on the way. The jaunt will see the band joined by Kentucky’s Knocked Loose and Michigan’s Hollow Earth.   Continue reading “EVERY TIME I DIE, KNOCKED LOOSE & HOLLOW EARTH Announce NA Tour”

Itinerary Of SLAYER, LAMB OF GOD & BEHEMOTH N.A. Tour Issued; Video


Slayer have launched a new video announcement for their upcoming North American tour with Lamb Of God and Behemoth.   Continue reading “Itinerary Of SLAYER, LAMB OF GOD & BEHEMOTH N.A. Tour Issued; Video”

TODAY IS THE DAY Announce ‘Temple Of The Morning Star’ 20th Anniversary Tour

Extreme musical assassins Today Is The Day have announced they will undertake a North American tour to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their ‘Temple Of The Morning Star‘ album.   Continue reading “TODAY IS THE DAY Announce ‘Temple Of The Morning Star’ 20th Anniversary Tour”

KING BUFFALO – Announce N.A./EU Tour & Fest Dates (w/Elder, Weedeater, more!)

King Buffalo

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

King Buffalo have announced a slew of tour and festival dates in Europe and North America. Starting early June on a few dates Weedeater and continuing through early Fall on an extensive round of shows with Elder.  Continue reading “KING BUFFALO – Announce N.A./EU Tour & Fest Dates (w/Elder, Weedeater, more!)”

The NORMA JEAN North American Trek Begins


Post-hardcore/Metalcore rockers Norma Jean have revealed their planned North American touring trek. Dubbed the ‘Polar Summer‘ tour, a majority of the dates are in Canada, with several stops geared toward the band’s festival-related travels.    Continue reading “The NORMA JEAN North American Trek Begins”