ACE FREHLEY To Perform Entire 1978 Solo Album At N.J. KISS EXPO 2018

Article By: Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist ‡ Edited By: Leanne Ridgeway, Owner/Chief Editor

2018 marks the 40th anniversary of the collective four solo albums issued by each individual member of KISS in 1978. Continue reading “ACE FREHLEY To Perform Entire 1978 Solo Album At N.J. KISS EXPO 2018”

MUNICIPAL WASTE, HIGH ON FIRE, TOXIC HOLOCAUST, HAUNT Uniting For ‘The Speed Of The Wizard Tour 2018’

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

Yes, you read that right! November will see “The Speed Of The Wizard Tour 2018” launch in the United States. Continue reading “MUNICIPAL WASTE, HIGH ON FIRE, TOXIC HOLOCAUST, HAUNT Uniting For ‘The Speed Of The Wizard Tour 2018’”

BLACK FAST Share ‘Spectre Of Ruin’ Album Details; Issue New Official Video

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

The St. Louis-based new wave of U.S. thrash metal band BLACK FAST have announced they will release “Spectre Of Ruin” on Friday, July 13th via Entertainment One. Continue reading “BLACK FAST Share ‘Spectre Of Ruin’ Album Details; Issue New Official Video”

IMPENDING DOOM Return With June’s ‘The Sin And Doom Vol. II’; New Single Shared

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

Riverside, California’s Impending Doom have announced the upcoming release of their first new studio album in roughly five years. Continue reading “IMPENDING DOOM Return With June’s ‘The Sin And Doom Vol. II’; New Single Shared”

WHORES. Premiere ‘Mental Illness As Mating Ritual’ Official Video; Announce Tour With HELMS ALEE, BUMMER & Stop At STUMPFEST

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

ATL’s noise rock-wielding WHORES. have debuted their new official music video for the song “Mental Illness As Mating Ritual“. The track hails from the band’s latest album, the critically-acclaimed eOne Music release, Gold, and came along with a tour announcement (further below) too. Continue reading “WHORES. Premiere ‘Mental Illness As Mating Ritual’ Official Video; Announce Tour With HELMS ALEE, BUMMER & Stop At STUMPFEST”

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Premieres New Song ‘Trampled Down Below’; New Album Release Nears As Tour w/ COC, EyeHateGod + Red Fang Launches


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

The Berserker and his Doom Crew, Zakk Wylde and Black Label Society, will release their tenth full length album, Grimmest Hits, on January 19th via Entertainment One (eOne). The new single “Trampled Down Below” is available for streaming below, along with the previously issued “All That Once Shined” and “Room Of Nightmares“. Continue reading “BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Premieres New Song ‘Trampled Down Below’; New Album Release Nears As Tour w/ COC, EyeHateGod + Red Fang Launches”

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Announce 2018 N. American Tour With C.O.C.; RED FANG +EYEHATEGOD On Select Dates


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

Black Label Society have announced an impressive batch of North American tour dates spanning coast to coast in support of their recently announced all new LP, “Grimmest Hits“. Support will come from legends Corrosion Of Conformity on all dates. Select tour dates will see support from EyeHateGod and Red Fang. A full list of all the dates can be seen below. Continue reading “BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Announce 2018 N. American Tour With C.O.C.; RED FANG +EYEHATEGOD On Select Dates”

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Share Details For New Album ‘Grimmest Hits’; Premiere Official Video


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

Black Label Society will release their tenth full length album, “Grimmest Hits“, on January 19th via Entertainment One (eOne). The effort of all-new music (not a greatest hits compilation) will be the follow-up to Billboard Top 5 charting titles Catacombs Of The Black Vatican (2014) and Order Of The Black (2010). In-between then and now, Zakk Wylde released Book Of Shadows II, the follow-up to his 1996 solo debut of the same name, which debuted at #18 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart. Continue reading “BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Share Details For New Album ‘Grimmest Hits’; Premiere Official Video”

WINDS OF PLAGUE Share ‘Blood Of My Enemy’ Album Details: Official Video Premiere


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

Los Angeles-based metallers Winds Of Plague are revealing the details of their upcoming full-length album release, “Blood Of My Enemy“. The follow up to the widely celebrated 2013 Resistance LP will be issued via Entertainment One Music (eOne) / Good Fight Music on October 27th.  Continue reading “WINDS OF PLAGUE Share ‘Blood Of My Enemy’ Album Details: Official Video Premiere”

DARK SERMON Announces They Are Disbanding


Floridian extreme metal band Dark Sermon have announced their dissolution. I personally hate to hear this news, as I’ve been a fan of their since first hearing them a few years back.   Continue reading “DARK SERMON Announces They Are Disbanding”

SACRED OATH Share ‘Twelve Bells’ Details & Title Track Lyric Video


The long-running Connecticut based metal band Sacred Oath have revealed the details of their upcoming album release, ‘Twelve Bells‘.   Continue reading “SACRED OATH Share ‘Twelve Bells’ Details & Title Track Lyric Video”

Pantera/Ex-Down Bassist Rex Brown Reveals Solo Album Details; Premieres Lyric Video


Bassist Rex Brown, the metal/hard rock legend whose legacy includes Pantera, Down and Kill Devil Hill among others, is on the verge of releasing his solo album. That album, ‘Smoke On This…‘, will be released on July 28th via Entertainment One Music (eOne Music). Brown has debuted an all-new single and lyric video for the track ‘Crossing Lines‘ which is streaming below. Continue reading “Pantera/Ex-Down Bassist Rex Brown Reveals Solo Album Details; Premieres Lyric Video”