THE AGE OF TRUTH – ‘Threshold’ Now Available on Ltd. Edit. Vinyl via Kozmik Artifactz

(By Leanne Ridgeway, Owner / Chief Editor, RiffRelevant.com)

Earlier this year, Halsey reviewed THE AGE OF TRUTH‘s début full length, ‘Threshold‘, plus had a fairly hilarious interview with a couple of those Philly boys [HERE]. We’ve mentioned before that ‘Threshold‘ would be available from Kozmik Artifactz at some point. That point is now!

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THE WATCHERS Debut ‘Seven Tenets’ Official Video

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

This past Monday, July 9th, brought us an official video premiere from THE WATCHERS. Continue reading “THE WATCHERS Debut ‘Seven Tenets’ Official Video”

SOUNDGARDEN ‘A-Sides’ To Receive New Vinyl LP Release


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

Following a colored vinyl pressing of the greatest hits compilation album “A-Sides” from SOUNDGARDEN – released as part of this year’s ‘Record Store Day‘ event – comes news of another LP pressing. Continue reading “SOUNDGARDEN ‘A-Sides’ To Receive New Vinyl LP Release”

KINGDOM COME To Celebrate S/T Debut’s 30th Anniversary With U.S. Tour

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

Hard rock band KINGDOM COME have announced they will mark the 30th anniversary of their successful self-titled début with a U.S. tour. Continue reading “KINGDOM COME To Celebrate S/T Debut’s 30th Anniversary With U.S. Tour”

THROAT To Release ‘Bareback’ Via Svart Records In Aug.; Premiere Official Video + U.S. Tour Dates


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

Finnish noise/alternative rockers THROAT have unveiled the details of their upcoming sophomore album release, “Bareback“. Continue reading “THROAT To Release ‘Bareback’ Via Svart Records In Aug.; Premiere Official Video + U.S. Tour Dates”

THE BABES Set ‘It Ain’t Easy’ First-Ever U.S. Tour Jul./Aug.; Incl. CRUEFEST, Vegas Rock Rev., & Sturgis Bike Week

(Photo Courtesy Of Bensley Media)

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

Aussie live-wire rock ‘n rollers THE BABES will storm the shores of the United States on their first ever tour here this July – August. Continue reading “THE BABES Set ‘It Ain’t Easy’ First-Ever U.S. Tour Jul./Aug.; Incl. CRUEFEST, Vegas Rock Rev., & Sturgis Bike Week”

VOID VATOR Issue ‘Until It’s Gone’ Official Video; Announce ‘Southwest Express Summer 2018 Tour’


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

The Los Angeles based metallic hard rock crew VOID VATOR are premiering a new official video for their song “Until It’s Gone“. Continue reading “VOID VATOR Issue ‘Until It’s Gone’ Official Video; Announce ‘Southwest Express Summer 2018 Tour’”

GREYSTONE CANYON Premiere ‘In These Shoes’ Official Video


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

Australia’s GREYSTONE CANYON are premiering a new official video for the song “In These Shoes“. Continue reading “GREYSTONE CANYON Premiere ‘In These Shoes’ Official Video”

MOS GENERATOR ‘Shadowlands’ Album Review & Stream; New Tour Dates; Appearing @ Hellfest & Descendants Of Crom

(By Leanne Ridgeway, Owner / Chief Editor, RiffRelevant.com)

Mos Generator‘s ‘Shadowlands‘ album released last month through France’s Listenable Records. Back in Fall 2017, I was given a sneak peek at the cover art and was rendered breathless by it. Immediately guessing the art was by Nightjar of Adam Burke with that digital peek, the waiting had begun. Months of waiting in fact, for both that painting to be seen and for ‘Shadowlands‘ to be heard.    Continue reading “MOS GENERATOR ‘Shadowlands’ Album Review & Stream; New Tour Dates; Appearing @ Hellfest & Descendants Of Crom”

Reunited SMASHING PUMPKINS Release First New Song In Almost Two Decades – ‘Solara’

(Photo Courtesy Of Olivia Bee)

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

Billy Corgan, James Iha, and Jimmy Chamberlin – or as most folks know them, the reunited Smashing Pumpkins – have made good on something they have claimed all along: New Music. Continue reading “Reunited SMASHING PUMPKINS Release First New Song In Almost Two Decades – ‘Solara’”

DC4 (Armored Saint, DIO, Odin Alumni) Detail New Album ‘Atomic Highway’

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

Long-running L.A. rock band DC4 – featuring Jeff Duncan (Armored Saint, Odin), Rowan Robertson (DIO, Bang Tango), Shawn Duncan (Odin, Killer Bee), and Matt Duncan – will release their new album this September. Continue reading “DC4 (Armored Saint, DIO, Odin Alumni) Detail New Album ‘Atomic Highway’”

PRIMUS Announce ‘Ambushing The Storm’ September Mini-Tour

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

PRIMUS have just announced a short series of headlining September live dates dubbed the “Ambushing The Storm” mini-tour. Continue reading “PRIMUS Announce ‘Ambushing The Storm’ September Mini-Tour”

Ripple Music Signs LIGHTNING BORN (C.O.C., Demon Eye, Bloody Hammers, Etc. Members); Returning To MARYLAND DOOM FEST This Month


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

What do you get when you take some musicians from such notable acts as Corrosion Of Conformity, Demon Eye, Bloody Hammers, Hour Of 13, The Hell No, etc., and unite them in one band setting? Continue reading “Ripple Music Signs LIGHTNING BORN (C.O.C., Demon Eye, Bloody Hammers, Etc. Members); Returning To MARYLAND DOOM FEST This Month”

BACKWOODS PAYBACK Unveil New Album Details [Teaser Video]; Live Dates Including MARYLAND DOOM FEST 2018

BACKWOODS PAYBACK

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

Pennsylvania’s grunge exuding, alternative rocking, sludgy maestros of sound, BACKWOODS PAYBACK, have just announced the details of their new studio album release. Continue reading “BACKWOODS PAYBACK Unveil New Album Details [Teaser Video]; Live Dates Including MARYLAND DOOM FEST 2018”

ASG Share ‘Execution Thirst’ Official Video; Tour Dates


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

North Carolina’s ASG recently announced [HERE] a new studio album, “Survive Sunrise“, would arrive from Relapse Records on June 15th. Continue reading “ASG Share ‘Execution Thirst’ Official Video; Tour Dates”