Southern Lord Re-Issues WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM Classics For Label’s 20th Anniversary; WITTR Confirms N. American – EU Tours w/ BEHEMOTH & AT THE GATES


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

Southern Lord Records are considered one of underground music’s most forward-thinking, trailblazing outlets… and one that celebrates its 20th Anniversary this year. Continue reading “Southern Lord Re-Issues WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM Classics For Label’s 20th Anniversary; WITTR Confirms N. American – EU Tours w/ BEHEMOTH & AT THE GATES”

Riff Relevant Interviews: BINARY w/ ‘Commit More Arson’ Album Review & Stream

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

It’s almost impossible for kids these days to do anything right, “goddamned millennials”. But every once in a while they surprise you and totally redeem themselves from the fact that there are restaurants who only serve avocado on toast (delicious as it may be).  Continue reading “Riff Relevant Interviews: BINARY w/ ‘Commit More Arson’ Album Review & Stream”

VONNEGUT ‘Spurious Mourners’ EP Review & Stream


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

From Chelyabinsk, Russia comes the two-man entity VONNEGUT and the newly-released “Spurious Mourners” EP. Continue reading “VONNEGUT ‘Spurious Mourners’ EP Review & Stream”

ENSLAVED & HIGH ON FIRE Uniting For EU/UK Tour


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

In an incredible pairing of acts, Norwegian extremists ENSLAVED and U.S. metalmongers HIGH ON FIRE will team together for a European / U.K. tour this fall. Continue reading “ENSLAVED & HIGH ON FIRE Uniting For EU/UK Tour”

WILD HUNT Streaming Today’s ‘Afterdream Of The Reveller’ Release


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

California-based extreme metallers WILD HUNT are releasing their new album, “Afterdream Of The Reveller“, today, April 20th through Vendetta Records. Continue reading “WILD HUNT Streaming Today’s ‘Afterdream Of The Reveller’ Release”

ABOLISHMENT OF FLESH Share ‘The Inhuman Condition’ Pre-Release Stream


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

TXDM band Abolishment Of Flesh are poised to release their new full-length album, “The Inhuman Condition”, this week. Continue reading “ABOLISHMENT OF FLESH Share ‘The Inhuman Condition’ Pre-Release Stream”

COFFIN ROT Share Stream Of Newly Released S/T Demo


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

Portland, Oregon’s COFFIN ROT have just unleashed their debut release, a self-titled Demo that arrived through Rotted Life Records on April 13th. Continue reading “COFFIN ROT Share Stream Of Newly Released S/T Demo”

2007 PUNGENT STENCH Album ‘Smut Kingdom’ Now Released; Unseen Official Video Surfaces

 


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

In a recent Riff Relevant Oldschool Sunday segment about Austrian extreme metallers PUNGENT STENCH [HERE], news was shared of an unreleased album. Continue reading “2007 PUNGENT STENCH Album ‘Smut Kingdom’ Now Released; Unseen Official Video Surfaces”

CHILD BITE Share Cuts From ‘Burnt Offerings’ Rarities Compilation; Celtic Frost & A.C. Covers w/ PHIL ANSELMO On Vox Streaming


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

CHILD BITE recently announced the upcoming release of a 2CD set of covers and rarities titled “Burnt Offerings” on May 11th through Phil Anselmo‘s Housecore Records. Continue reading “CHILD BITE Share Cuts From ‘Burnt Offerings’ Rarities Compilation; Celtic Frost & A.C. Covers w/ PHIL ANSELMO On Vox Streaming”

Boris Records To Re-Issue HAUNTING ‘Sealed Shut’ On First-Time Vinyl [Video Trailer]



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

Boris Records have announced they will reissue the seminal ATL-DM (Atlanta Death Metal) band HAUNTING‘s one and only output, “Sealed Shut“, on vinyl for the first time. Continue reading “Boris Records To Re-Issue HAUNTING ‘Sealed Shut’ On First-Time Vinyl [Video Trailer]”

TWILIGHT (USBM w/ Sonic Youth, Minsk, Krieg, Nachtmystium, Etc. Members) To Issue Final Album; Song Premiere

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

TWILIGHT, the USBM (United States Black Metal) “supergroup” that features Jef “Wrest” Whitehead (Leviathan), Blake Judd (Nachtmystium), Sanford Parker (Minsk, Buried At Sea), Neill “N. Imperial” Jameson (Krieg, Poison Blood) and Indie Rock legend Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth), announce their final release. Continue reading “TWILIGHT (USBM w/ Sonic Youth, Minsk, Krieg, Nachtmystium, Etc. Members) To Issue Final Album; Song Premiere”

SATYRICON Recruit GOATWHORE To Support Upcoming “Final” N. American Tour


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

Satyricon
‘s upcoming North American trek, one the band is billing as their “final” N.A. tour, just announced the addition of Goatwhore as the direct support. Continue reading “SATYRICON Recruit GOATWHORE To Support Upcoming “Final” N. American Tour”

‘Slave To The Grind’ Grindcore Documentary Arrives In April; Official Video Trailer


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

In recent years, it seems that the documentary format of film has become a popular way to document varying aspects of the musical realm. Continue reading “‘Slave To The Grind’ Grindcore Documentary Arrives In April; Official Video Trailer”

CANNABIS CORPSE Announce Spring U.S. Trek


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

RVA’s ganja-revering extreme metallers Cannabis Corpse have just shared news of an upcoming spring tour set for mostly the eastern U.S. Continue reading “CANNABIS CORPSE Announce Spring U.S. Trek”

DOWN AMONG THE DEAD MEN Reveal Details Of ‘And You Will Obey Me’; Share Title Track

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

The oldschool death metal abomination that is Down Among The Dead Men, which includes David Ingram (Benediction, Ursinne, Echelon, ex-Bolt Thrower) and Rogga Johansson (Paganizer, Eye Of Purgatory, Necrogod), are back! Continue reading “DOWN AMONG THE DEAD MEN Reveal Details Of ‘And You Will Obey Me’; Share Title Track”