Death By Numbers: BENEATH Streaming ‘Ephemeris’ In Full

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

For those that may not know, an Ephemeris is a table or chart that displays the positions of a particular heavenly body on a number of dates in sequence.  One might also call it a calendar or an almanac, if so inclined, but in today’s case there is a third option.   Continue reading “Death By Numbers: BENEATH Streaming ‘Ephemeris’ In Full”

Oldschool Sunday: PARAMAECIUM


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

The orchestrally enhanced doom band Paramaecium originally got their start in Melbourne, Australia in the early 1990s.  In less than a year from their formation, the trio of bassist / vocalist Andrew Tompkins, guitarist Colin ‘Mosh’ Maynard and drummer Steve Palmer issued their first recordings.   Continue reading “Oldschool Sunday: PARAMAECIUM”

BLURRING ‘Cloud Burner’ EP Review & Stream

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

Dan Lilker has been a music idol of mine since I first discovered him in S.O.D. (Stormtroopers Of Death) and Nuclear Assault way back when.  Many folks don’t realize that Dan was a founding member of Anthrax, although most do know about his later years in Brutal Truth, Malformed Earthborn, Exit-13, Ravenous, Extra Hot Sauce, Venomous Concept, etc.
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KING PARROT Harvests ‘Ugly Produce’ Details; Shares NSFW Official Video


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

Australian crossover metal’s “foul” royalty King Parrot have announced that their third full-length album, “Ugly Produce,” will arrive in stores on September 22nd through Housecore Records.   Continue reading “KING PARROT Harvests ‘Ugly Produce’ Details; Shares NSFW Official Video”

Infecting The Masses: MORDENIAL Streaming ‘The Plague’ In Full


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

One day before its release via Black Lion Records on July 31st, Mordenial are streaming in full for you today, their sophomore album “The Plague“.   Continue reading “Infecting The Masses: MORDENIAL Streaming ‘The Plague’ In Full”

GRAVESITE ‘Neverending Trail Of Skulls’ Streaming In Full

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

If you are a fanatical lover of old-school-inspired Death Metal, then we have got something here right now for you!   Continue reading “GRAVESITE ‘Neverending Trail Of Skulls’ Streaming In Full”

CANNIBAL CORPSE Announces U.S. Tour; POWER TRIP & GATECREEPER To Support

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

Floridian death metal legends Cannibal Corpse have announced their plans for a U.S. tour in support of their upcoming, as-yet-untitled full-length, due out this fall.    Continue reading “CANNIBAL CORPSE Announces U.S. Tour; POWER TRIP & GATECREEPER To Support”

CANNABIS CORPSE To Harvest ‘Left Hand Pass’ This September; Track Stream & Tour Info

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

RVA’s (Richmond, VA.) purveyors of weed-obsessed death metal and extremity, Cannabis Corpse, will release their new album, “Left Hand Pass“, on September 8th via Season Of Mist.    Continue reading “CANNABIS CORPSE To Harvest ‘Left Hand Pass’ This September; Track Stream & Tour Info”

POISON BLOOD Premiere ‘Deformed Light’ From Upcoming Debut


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

It was recently reported that Horseback’s Jenks Miller and Krieg’s Neill Jameson had united together as the duo Poison Blood.   Continue reading “POISON BLOOD Premiere ‘Deformed Light’ From Upcoming Debut”

GRAVEHUFFER ‘Your Fault’ Album Review & Stream

(By Brian Halsey, Staff Writer, RiffRelevant.com)

Why would a random author / metal bro get into freelance music reviewing when in his thirties?  It’s not for the reasons you’d expect, like the excessive wealth and fame that instantly come with the title.  It’s to find out about bands like GRAVEHUFFER before all your metal head friends do.     Continue reading “GRAVEHUFFER ‘Your Fault’ Album Review & Stream”