SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Return To Roots On Upcoming ‘STill Cyco Punk After All These Years’ Album; Share Song & Annc. U.S. Tour

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

Venice, California’s long running crossover punk/metal legends SUICIDAL TENDENCIES have revealed further details of an upcoming album release.  Continue reading “SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Return To Roots On Upcoming ‘STill Cyco Punk After All These Years’ Album; Share Song & Annc. U.S. Tour”

GREEN DEATH Back With ‘Hallowmass’ This October [Video Teaser]; Live Dates

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

Des Moines, Iowa’s crossover collective, GREEN DEATH, will make their return to the public arena with their third studio album this fall.  Continue reading “GREEN DEATH Back With ‘Hallowmass’ This October [Video Teaser]; Live Dates”

AXEGRINDER Share ‘Satori’ Album Stream on Rise Above Records, Released After Nearly 30 Yrs.

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

It was 1989 when the U.K. crust-punk crossover metal band AXEGRINDER released their debut full-length album, The Rise Of The Serpent Men. Continue reading “AXEGRINDER Share ‘Satori’ Album Stream on Rise Above Records, Released After Nearly 30 Yrs.”

Entire Set From CARNIVORE A.D. At HellFest 2018 [Video]

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

Back in August 2017, Riff Relevant reported news [HERE] on the return of classic crossover act Carnivore as CARNIVORE A.D. Continue reading “Entire Set From CARNIVORE A.D. At HellFest 2018 [Video]”

POWER TRIP Visit ‘House Of Strombo’ House Party For Short Live Set [Video]


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

Texas’ abrasive crossover metal unit POWER TRIP recently stopped by host George Stroumboulopoulos’House Of Strombo” for a performance. Continue reading “POWER TRIP Visit ‘House Of Strombo’ House Party For Short Live Set [Video]”

SNOW VILLAIN ‘EP 1’ Review; Official Video & Song Streams


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

Meet the future of alternative rock / crossover, the hard-hitting, poignant protagonists of Philly’s SNOW VILLAIN. Continue reading “SNOW VILLAIN ‘EP 1’ Review; Official Video & Song Streams”

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Announce Canadian Tour; HAVOK & SICK OF IT ALL On Select Dates


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

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES have announced a Canadian tour that will launch this mid-July with HAVOK and SICK OF IT ALL as support on select dates. Continue reading “SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Announce Canadian Tour; HAVOK & SICK OF IT ALL On Select Dates”

LEEWAY Announce 2018 U.S. Tour; RHYTHM OF FEAR To Support


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

The current incarnation of NYHC / crossover icons LEEWAY will take to the cities of the U.S. on a just announced summer tour. Continue reading “LEEWAY Announce 2018 U.S. Tour; RHYTHM OF FEAR To Support”

CANDIRIA Announce ‘Beyond Reasonable Doubt’ Tour In Unison With ’97 Album’s Re-Release [Video]


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

New York’s avant-garde, uniquely eclectic, crossover metal band CANDIRIA recently announced their planned re-release of their 1997 sophomore album, “Beyond Reasonable Doubt“. Continue reading “CANDIRIA Announce ‘Beyond Reasonable Doubt’ Tour In Unison With ’97 Album’s Re-Release [Video]”

OVTLIER ‘What Doesn’t Kill You’ EP Review & Stream


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

Rochester, New York is home to one of the more explosive bands from the new crop of acts out there at this time, OVTLIER. Continue reading “OVTLIER ‘What Doesn’t Kill You’ EP Review & Stream”

SEVEN EYED CROW To Return In 2018 With ‘Organized Chaos’; Title Track Streaming


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

Three years after the release of their critically acclaimed Dark Ways To The Sun EP, France’s Seven Eyed Crow are preparing for their first full-length album release. It will come in the form of of “Organized Chaos” from Lunatik Music this spring. Continue reading “SEVEN EYED CROW To Return In 2018 With ‘Organized Chaos’; Title Track Streaming”

NEGATIVE SELF Debut NSFW ‘Underneath The Wave’ Official Video; ‘Control The Fear’ Album Arrives In March


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

Sweden’s punk / thrash crossover Negative Self have premiered a new official video, the NSFW (due to profanity) “Underneath The Wave“.   Continue reading “NEGATIVE SELF Debut NSFW ‘Underneath The Wave’ Official Video; ‘Control The Fear’ Album Arrives In March”

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES To Issue ‘Get Your Fight On’ EP; Premiere New Song


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

The Venice Beach punk-hardcore-metal crossover cycos Suicidal Tendencies have announced they will release a new EP this March. That release, titled “Get Your Fight On”, will arrive on March 9 and ST are sharing a new song from it today. Check out the new song “Nothing To Lose” streaming below. Continue reading “SUICIDAL TENDENCIES To Issue ‘Get Your Fight On’ EP; Premiere New Song”

Nocturnal Intrusion Tour 2018 w/ MIDNIGHT-BAT-WORMWITCH Announced


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

The Hells Headbangers label is proudly announcing news of the upcoming Nocturnal Intrusion Tour 2018 at this time. The trek will feature two of the label’s most celebrated bands: Cleveland metal-punks Midnight and RVA’s crossover / speed metallers BAT.
Continue reading “Nocturnal Intrusion Tour 2018 w/ MIDNIGHT-BAT-WORMWITCH Announced”

Carnivore Returns As CARNIVORE A.D. With New Members; Tribute Show To Peter Steele Announced


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

The classic New York crossover metal band Carnivore, who featured a pre-Type O Negative Peter Steele in their line up, are returning as Carnivore A.D.    Continue reading “Carnivore Returns As CARNIVORE A.D. With New Members; Tribute Show To Peter Steele Announced”