-( 16 )- And PRIMITIVE MAN Announce EU. Tour

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

Two of the heaviest monstrosities in the sludge underworld, -(16)- and PRIMITIVE MAN, will unite for a European tour run this Aug. – Sept. Continue reading “-( 16 )- And PRIMITIVE MAN Announce EU. Tour”

BEGAT THE NEPHILIM ‘I: The Surreptitious Prophecy / Mother Of The Blasphemy’ Streaming; Record Release Show + July Tour


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

Arriving this Friday, June 15th, from Unholy Anarchy Records is the debut album from BEGAT THE NEPHILIM titled “I: The Surreptitious Prophecy / Mother Of The Blasphemy“.  Continue reading “BEGAT THE NEPHILIM ‘I: The Surreptitious Prophecy / Mother Of The Blasphemy’ Streaming; Record Release Show + July Tour”

KREATOR & DIMMU BORGIR Uniting For EU. Co-Headline Tour; HATEBREED & BLOODBATH Supporting


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

In yet further defining proof that metal is a much more widely-embraced thing in the Olde Country, comes the following: Continue reading “KREATOR & DIMMU BORGIR Uniting For EU. Co-Headline Tour; HATEBREED & BLOODBATH Supporting”

JUNGLE ROT Reveal Details Of S/T Album; Premiere ‘Fearmonger’ Video Feat. Destruction’s Schmier + Tour Dates

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

July 20th will see the tenth studio album release from the ever-brutal JUNGLE ROT, a self-titled affair arriving via Victory Records. Continue reading “JUNGLE ROT Reveal Details Of S/T Album; Premiere ‘Fearmonger’ Video Feat. Destruction’s Schmier + Tour Dates”

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”

CASKET FEEDER Stream New EP Release Of UKDM Via ‘Scalps’

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

U.K. death metallers CASKET FEEDER released their new studio effort, the “Scalps” EP, on June 1st via Hibernacula Records. Continue reading “CASKET FEEDER Stream New EP Release Of UKDM Via ‘Scalps’”

Riot’s Revelation: METALOCALYPSTICK ‘Metal Queens Vol. 2’ Compilation [Stream + NYP Item] – Fest Details


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

Have you missed this or what? It has been awhile since I’ve churned out a new Riot’s Revelation segment so here we are. Continue reading “Riot’s Revelation: METALOCALYPSTICK ‘Metal Queens Vol. 2’ Compilation [Stream + NYP Item] – Fest Details”

AKHENATEN Share Ancient Egyptian-Themed New Release ‘Golden Serpent God’ Via Stream

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

They may hail from Manitou Springs, Colorado but you would never know it by listening to the music of AKHENATEN. Continue reading “AKHENATEN Share Ancient Egyptian-Themed New Release ‘Golden Serpent God’ Via Stream”

Jyotiṣavedāṅga Share Lo-Fi Deluge Of Deathliness Via ‘Thermogravimetry Warp Continuum’ Stream


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

In a movement of six songs, Jyotiṣavedāṅga transmit a truly frightening deluge of abhorrent aural heaviness on their newest effort, “Thermogravimetry Warp Continuum“. Continue reading “Jyotiṣavedāṅga Share Lo-Fi Deluge Of Deathliness Via ‘Thermogravimetry Warp Continuum’ Stream”

RITUAL NECROMANCY ‘Disinterred Horror’ Review & Stream


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

It has been four rather lengthy years since Portland’s RITUAL NECROMANCY released their last studio effort, 2014’s Void Manifest EP. Continue reading “RITUAL NECROMANCY ‘Disinterred Horror’ Review & Stream”

SOLILOQUIUM Share ‘Contemplations’ Full Album Stream

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

On June 1st, Sweden’s SOLILOQUIUM will release their sophomore full-length album “Contemplations” through Transcending Records. Continue reading “SOLILOQUIUM Share ‘Contemplations’ Full Album Stream”

VINTERSEA Serve ‘The Host’ With Controversial New Official Video


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

Portland, Oregon’s progressive death metallers VINTERSEA have released the second official music video from their 2017 debut album, “The Gravity Of Fall“. Continue reading “VINTERSEA Serve ‘The Host’ With Controversial New Official Video”

Oldschool Sunday: ETHEREAL SCOURGE


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

Adelaide, Australia’s ETHEREAL SCOURGE were a short-lived band – though there has never been an official disbanding announcement – that first surfaced in 1992.  Continue reading “Oldschool Sunday: ETHEREAL SCOURGE”

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”

TETELESTAI Issue ‘The Dead We Do Not Mourn’ Official Video Featuring Coalesce’s Sean Ingram


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

Omaha, Nebraska’s two man entity known as TETELESTAI recently released their official video for the song “The Dead We Do Not Mourn“. Continue reading “TETELESTAI Issue ‘The Dead We Do Not Mourn’ Official Video Featuring Coalesce’s Sean Ingram”