TRUCKFIGHTERS Robbed In San Francisco; GoFundMe Launched


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

Örebro, Sweden’s highly popular fuzz / desert rock band Truckfighters were victims of a robbery while in San Francisco, CA this week. The band, who are currently in tour in the U.S. with Mothership, had their van broken into with personal items, including a Macbook Air, merchandise money and more all being stolen.  Continue reading “TRUCKFIGHTERS Robbed In San Francisco; GoFundMe Launched”

PENTAGRAM’s Bobby Liebling Sentenced To Prison


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

Pentagram vocalist Bobby Liebling, 63, has been sentenced after pleading guilty to charges of Abuse/Neglect of a Vulnerable Adult-Custodian, believed to be his eighty-seven-year-old mother, Diane Liebling. The singer was first arrested this past spring. Continue reading “PENTAGRAM’s Bobby Liebling Sentenced To Prison”

UPDATED – DECAPITATED Now Accused Of Gang-Raping Woman


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

The sordid story of this week’s arrest and detainment of Polish metallers Decapitated (prior story here) is growing in severity…  Continue reading “UPDATED – DECAPITATED Now Accused Of Gang-Raping Woman”

DECAPITATED Members Arrested & Detained In The US On Kidnapping Charges


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

According to the Seattle Times, Polish death metallers Decapitated – , Waclaw J. Kieltyka, Rafal T. Piotrowski, and Hubert E. Wiecek – were all arrested this weekend in Santa Ana, California, on suspicion of kidnapping a woman after a concert in Spokane, Washington on August 31st. Continue reading “DECAPITATED Members Arrested & Detained In The US On Kidnapping Charges”

Remaining PRO-PAIN EU. Tour Dates Cancelled After Robbery & Attempted Murder Of Gary Meskil

Gary Meskil (Pro-Pain/Crumbsuckers)

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

All remaining European tour dates for hardcore metal band Pro-Pain have been cancelled after an incident directed toward bassist/vocalist Gary Meskil. Monday night (July 3rd), Meskil was the victim of a robbery and attempted murder in Brussels, Belgium.  Continue reading “Remaining PRO-PAIN EU. Tour Dates Cancelled After Robbery & Attempted Murder Of Gary Meskil”