SILVERTOMB (Type O Negative, Agnostic Front, Danzig Members) Debut Single; To Support LIFE OF AGONY ‘Rise Of The Underground’ Tour


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

After a period of building anticipation about the band, Brooklyn’s SILVERTOMB are sharing a new single with music fans, their first.  Continue reading “SILVERTOMB (Type O Negative, Agnostic Front, Danzig Members) Debut Single; To Support LIFE OF AGONY ‘Rise Of The Underground’ Tour”

CHUGGERNAUT ‘Kodiak’ EP Review & Stream; Official Video


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

We return to Boston for a review, this one being the metal dense heavy rock of CHUGGERNAUT and their brand spanking new EP release, “Kodiak“. Continue reading “CHUGGERNAUT ‘Kodiak’ EP Review & Stream; Official Video”

UPDATED: MOS GENERATOR Announce ‘Tour Of The Shadowlands’ U.S./Can. Headline Dates; Appearing @ Descendants Of Crom

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

Mos Generator‘s ‘Shadowlands‘ album was released earlier this year through France’s Listenable Records. This trio of heavy rock road dogs is now set to embark on a two-month round of headline tour dates starting next month in support of their ‘Shadowlands‘ release.  Continue reading “UPDATED: MOS GENERATOR Announce ‘Tour Of The Shadowlands’ U.S./Can. Headline Dates; Appearing @ Descendants Of Crom”

ULTRAPHONIX (w/ George Lynch & Living Colour’s Corey Glover) Premiere New Videos As Debut Arrives

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

In May, Riff Relevant reported HERE on ULTRAPHONIX, the new project uniting rock legends George Lynch (Lynch Mob, Dokken, KXM) and Corey Glover (Living Colour). Continue reading “ULTRAPHONIX (w/ George Lynch & Living Colour’s Corey Glover) Premiere New Videos As Debut Arrives”

CATHEDRAL REIGN S/T Album Review & Video Streams

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

Each one of us knows of at least a few bands that we think may be a well kept secret in the realm of underground rock, right? Continue reading “CATHEDRAL REIGN S/T Album Review & Video Streams”

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!

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

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’”