RPM FEST: Early Bird Sale Ends 7/2; Fest ‘NYP’ Compilation BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, WHORES, ACID WITCH+More

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

Held this year in Montague, MA, RPM Fest is an annual three-day outdoor heavy Rock, Punk, and Metal music festival. For 2018 it features 50 bands on three stages, as well as camping, games, local beer and food vendors, and more.   Continue reading “RPM FEST: Early Bird Sale Ends 7/2; Fest ‘NYP’ Compilation BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, WHORES, ACID WITCH+More”

RPM FEST 2018: Tickets On Sale Now – BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, WHORES, ACID WITCH, INCITE +40 More

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

RPM Fest organizers announced the 2018 full band roster for the late August music event a few weeks ago. We have an updated poster and, more importantly,  tickets are on sale now!    Continue reading “RPM FEST 2018: Tickets On Sale Now – BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, WHORES, ACID WITCH, INCITE +40 More”

RPM Fest Announces 2018 Lineup: BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, ACID WITCH, WHORES., INCITE +40 More

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

RPM Fest organizers have announced the 2018 full band roster for the late August music event. Held this year in Montague, Massachusetts, RPM Fest is an annual three-day outdoor heavy Rock, Punk, and Metal music festival that will feature 50 bands, as well as camping, games, local beer and food, vendors, and more.   Continue reading “RPM Fest Announces 2018 Lineup: BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, ACID WITCH, WHORES., INCITE +40 More”

CHILD BITE Stream More Covers (Unsane & Minor Threat) From Upcoming Rarities Collection


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

Following on the heels of their recent sharing of some covers featuring guest vocalist Phillip Anselmo [HERE], CHILD BITE are back with some more tunes. Continue reading “CHILD BITE Stream More Covers (Unsane & Minor Threat) From Upcoming Rarities Collection”

CHILD BITE Share Cuts From ‘Burnt Offerings’ Rarities Compilation; Celtic Frost & A.C. Covers w/ PHIL ANSELMO On Vox Streaming


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

CHILD BITE recently announced the upcoming release of a 2CD set of covers and rarities titled “Burnt Offerings” on May 11th through Phil Anselmo‘s Housecore Records. Continue reading “CHILD BITE Share Cuts From ‘Burnt Offerings’ Rarities Compilation; Celtic Frost & A.C. Covers w/ PHIL ANSELMO On Vox Streaming”

Limited Run Vinyl-Only ‘We All Want Our Time In Hell’ Tribute To SAMHAIN Coming [Video Teaser]


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

Corpse Flower Records have announced they will be releasing a limited edition, vinyl-only tribute to ’80s goth punk icons Samhain. It is titled “We All Want Our Time In Hell” and will arrive on May 4. Continue reading “Limited Run Vinyl-Only ‘We All Want Our Time In Hell’ Tribute To SAMHAIN Coming [Video Teaser]”

STNNNG / CHILD BITE Split EP Streaming In Full


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

Five songs, two bands, one scathing release. The numbers don’t lie as the STNNG / Child Bite Split EP dropped today, Nov. 11th from Forge Again Records.

Continue reading “STNNNG / CHILD BITE Split EP Streaming In Full”

‘Shattered, Flattered And Covered’: The Tribute To UNSANE Drops On 9/11; Video Trailer


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

If ever a band existed that was comprised of pure sonic volatility and unapologetic angst, it would be Unsane.  The NYC-based trio will celebrate their 30th year of existence in 2018, what better time than now to acknowledge the band’s influence? Continue reading “‘Shattered, Flattered And Covered’: The Tribute To UNSANE Drops On 9/11; Video Trailer”

KING PARROT Stream New Song From Upcoming Record ‘Ugly Produce’

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

Australia’s scathing extreme metallers King Parrot are in the midst of starting yet another global takeover. First came the recent news announcement about their upcoming album release “Ugly Produce” (here), which included a hilarious NSFW Official Video. That was proceeded by a revelation about an upcoming U.S. tour that sees the band, along with Child Bite and Cane Hill, providing support for Superjoint and DevilDriver‘s “The Broken Bones” trek (here).  Continue reading “KING PARROT Stream New Song From Upcoming Record ‘Ugly Produce’”

SUPERJOINT & DEVILDRIVER Reunite For ‘The Broken Bones’ US Tour; KING PARROT-CHILD BITE-CANE HILL Supporting

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

Texas-based abrasive metal band Superjoint will reunite with DevilDriver for The Broken Bones U.S. Tour this fall.  Support on the tour will come from King Parrot, Cane Hill and Child Bite.   Continue reading “SUPERJOINT & DEVILDRIVER Reunite For ‘The Broken Bones’ US Tour; KING PARROT-CHILD BITE-CANE HILL Supporting”

FULL TERROR ASSAULT 2017 Announces Line Up That Includes OVERKILL, RAVEN, CROWBAR, GOATWHORE, LICH KING & More


This year’s line up for the Full Terror Assault festival, which will be held September 7th-9th at Cave-In-Rock, IL., is beginning to take shape. That shape is quite impressive, too, as this confirmed line up reveals.    Continue reading “FULL TERROR ASSAULT 2017 Announces Line Up That Includes OVERKILL, RAVEN, CROWBAR, GOATWHORE, LICH KING & More”

SUPERJOINT Announces Next Leg Of U.S. Tour; BATTLECROSS & CHILD BITE Supporting

Superjoint (formerly Superjoint Ritual) have scheduled the next leg of their Caught Up In The Gears Of Application U.S. Live Takeover tour. Beginning next month, the tour will make its way west from San Antonio, Texas in mid-April through mid-May, with additional dates to be announced in the coming weeks.   Continue reading “SUPERJOINT Announces Next Leg Of U.S. Tour; BATTLECROSS & CHILD BITE Supporting”