WARREL DANE’s Sophomore Solo Album ‘Shadow Work’ To Be Posthumously Released In Oct. [Details]

WARREL DANE

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

On December 13, 2017, the worldwide metal community collectively lost the greatly talented singer WARREL DANE (Sanctuary, Nevermore). Continue reading “WARREL DANE’s Sophomore Solo Album ‘Shadow Work’ To Be Posthumously Released In Oct. [Details]”

Oldschool Sunday: TERRORIZER [Unveil Artwork Of Upcoming The End Records Release]


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

In this contemporary age of 2018, the Los Angeles grindcore / death metal band TERRORIZER are revered as extreme metal legends and rightly so. Continue reading “Oldschool Sunday: TERRORIZER [Unveil Artwork Of Upcoming The End Records Release]”

VOIVOD Unveil Details Of New Album ‘The Wake’; Premiere Official Video + Ltd. Run 7″ EP

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

As recently reported HERE at Riff Relevant, the Canadian sci-fi progressive metallers VOIVOD are gearing up to release a new full-length album. Continue reading “VOIVOD Unveil Details Of New Album ‘The Wake’; Premiere Official Video + Ltd. Run 7″ EP”

ZAUM Announces Canadian Tour Dates w/ FIREBREATHER


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

Abstract metaphysical audio manipulators ZAUM will undertake some live Canadian dates in Ontario and Quebec, beginning next month (August). Continue reading “ZAUM Announces Canadian Tour Dates w/ FIREBREATHER”

TRIBULATION To Tour N. America; Select Shows With Co-Headlining PALLBEARER

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

Swedish traditional metallers TRIBULATION announce they will return to North American shores for a touring run this September. Continue reading “TRIBULATION To Tour N. America; Select Shows With Co-Headlining PALLBEARER”

VOIVOD Announces EU. Tour To Coincide With New Full-Length Release [Album Details]

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

Long running Canadian sci-fi / progressive metal band VOIVOD have revealed limited details on their new full-length album release. Continue reading “VOIVOD Announces EU. Tour To Coincide With New Full-Length Release [Album Details]”

MOTOROWL Reveal ‘Atlas’ Album Details + Title Track Animated Video


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

Progressive psychedelic doom band MOTOROWL are ramping up to release their new album “Atlas” on July 27th through Century Media Records. Continue reading “MOTOROWL Reveal ‘Atlas’ Album Details + Title Track Animated Video”

NIGHT DEMON Announces ‘Live Darkness’ Triple Live Album Release; Live Video With MIDNIGHT’s Athenar Debuts


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

August 10th will see the release of a triple live album from NIGHT DEMON – in partnership with multiple global-wide record labels – titled “Live Darkness“. Continue reading “NIGHT DEMON Announces ‘Live Darkness’ Triple Live Album Release; Live Video With MIDNIGHT’s Athenar Debuts”

LUCIFER Debut ‘California Son’ Single Via Official Video; ‘Lucifer II’ Due In July

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

Retro psyche-doom band LUCIFER have just debuted their newest single, “California Son“, via an accompanying official video. Continue reading “LUCIFER Debut ‘California Son’ Single Via Official Video; ‘Lucifer II’ Due In July”

ARCH ENEMY Announce ‘Will To Power North American Tour 2018’; GOATWHORE & UNCURED To Support


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

ARCH ENEMY has just announced their “Will To Power North American Tour 2018“, set for this fall and supported by GOATWHORE and UNCURED. Continue reading “ARCH ENEMY Announce ‘Will To Power North American Tour 2018’; GOATWHORE & UNCURED To Support”

MEGADETH Deluxe Reissue Of Classic Debut ‘Killing Is My Business…And Business Is Good’ To Arrive In May

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

Century Media Records and Legacy Recordings are partnering together to release the 2018 deluxe reissue of Megadeth’s classic debut album, Killing Is My Business… And Business Is Good, on June 8th. Continue reading “MEGADETH Deluxe Reissue Of Classic Debut ‘Killing Is My Business…And Business Is Good’ To Arrive In May”

AT THE GATES Re-Record ’93 Classic For Decibel Flexi-Series [Streaming]


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

It is widely known that Swedish death metal legends At The Gates will release their new LP, To Drink From The Night Itself, on May 18, via Century Media. Continue reading “AT THE GATES Re-Record ’93 Classic For Decibel Flexi-Series [Streaming]”

AT THE GATES Release ‘A Stare Bound In Stone’ Official Video

(Photo Courtesy Of Ester Segarra)

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

As the May 18th, Century Media release of “To Drink From The Night Itself“, the latest album from At The Gates nears, a new official video has been released. Continue reading “AT THE GATES Release ‘A Stare Bound In Stone’ Official Video”

AT THE GATES Reveal Details Of New Album ‘To Drink From The Night Itself’; Title Track Video Shared


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

Swedish extreme metal legends At The Gates have unveiled details of their new studio album, “To Drink From The Night Itself“.   Continue reading “AT THE GATES Reveal Details Of New Album ‘To Drink From The Night Itself’; Title Track Video Shared”

WITHERFALL Debut ‘Portrait’ Official Video; Singer Joseph Michael Guests For Upcoming SANCTUARY Tour


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

2017 saw the release of the phenomenal introduction to the Los Angeles-based progressive power metal band Witherfall, via the “Nocturnes And Requiems” album. Continue reading “WITHERFALL Debut ‘Portrait’ Official Video; Singer Joseph Michael Guests For Upcoming SANCTUARY Tour”