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”

JESUS PIECE Share First Single From Upcoming Southern Lord Release ‘Only Self’


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

Philadelphia’s crafters of searingly intense, caustic hardcore, JESUS PIECE, are sharing the first new music from their upcoming album release. Continue reading “JESUS PIECE Share First Single From Upcoming Southern Lord Release ‘Only Self’”

INTEGRITY & KRIEG To Issue Hardcore-Meets-Black Metal Split; Song From Each Band Shared

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

Pioneering post-hardcore harbingers INTEGRITY and New Jersey’s trailblazing black metal entity KRIEG are uniting for a split release. Continue reading “INTEGRITY & KRIEG To Issue Hardcore-Meets-Black Metal Split; Song From Each Band Shared”

AMERICAN STANDARDS Share New Single ‘Weep’ Via Official Video; Live Dates

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

Harbingers of USHC, Phoenix’s American Standards, have just released a new single titled “Weep“, with an accompanying official video too. Continue reading “AMERICAN STANDARDS Share New Single ‘Weep’ Via Official Video; Live Dates”

PURGATORY Share ‘Cold Side Of Reality’ Pre-Release Stream


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

USHC savages PURGATORY are going to unleash their new studio album, “Cold Side Of Reality“, via Unbeaten Records on June 1. Continue reading “PURGATORY Share ‘Cold Side Of Reality’ Pre-Release Stream”

SWORN ENEMY Announce ‘As Real As It Gets’ 15th Anniversary Tour; THY WILL BE DONE To Support

 

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

SWORN ENEMY, the NYHC crew from Queens, have just announced their plans for the “As Real As It Gets 15th Anniversary Tour” to celebrate the decade and a half milestone for the classic album. Continue reading “SWORN ENEMY Announce ‘As Real As It Gets’ 15th Anniversary Tour; THY WILL BE DONE To Support”

EARTH CRISIS Reveal A June East Coast Weekend Trek


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

Iconic hardcore unit EARTH CRISIS have revealed the dates of an upcoming East Coast weekend tour they have scheduled for June. Continue reading “EARTH CRISIS Reveal A June East Coast Weekend Trek”

END OF HOPE (Eternal Black, Kraut, Reign Of Zaius, St. Bastard Members) Share NYP Demo


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

The END OF HOPE is a New York-based, relatively new project formed by members of some well-established Big Apple bands.  Continue reading “END OF HOPE (Eternal Black, Kraut, Reign Of Zaius, St. Bastard Members) Share NYP Demo”

THE AGONY SCENE Premiere Official Video From Upcoming ‘Tormentor’ Release [First New Album Since 2007]


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

Tulsa, Oklahoma’s THE AGONY SCENE have returned with an official video premiere for the song “Hand Of The Divine“. Continue reading “THE AGONY SCENE Premiere Official Video From Upcoming ‘Tormentor’ Release [First New Album Since 2007]”

VISION OF DISORDER ‘Imprint’ To Receive Colored Vinyl Release

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

We recently reported [HERE] that several classic Roadrunner Records titles were getting the vinyl LP release treatment, including Vision Of Disorder‘s 1996 self-titled album. Continue reading “VISION OF DISORDER ‘Imprint’ To Receive Colored Vinyl Release”

WALLS OF JERICHO Announces East Coast Tour; FIRST BLOOD-LEFT BEHIND-SANCTION Supporting


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

Detroit’s mavens of madhouse hardcore, WALLS OF JERICHO, have announced a U.S. East Coast run of live dates set for June.  Continue reading “WALLS OF JERICHO Announces East Coast Tour; FIRST BLOOD-LEFT BEHIND-SANCTION Supporting”

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Announce Canadian Tour; HAVOK & SICK OF IT ALL On Select Dates


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

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES have announced a Canadian tour that will launch this mid-July with HAVOK and SICK OF IT ALL as support on select dates. Continue reading “SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Announce Canadian Tour; HAVOK & SICK OF IT ALL On Select Dates”

MY OWN PRISON ‘Comatose’ EP Review & Stream


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

The Cagliari, Italy-based hardcore heavyweights My Own Prison are back with their recently released fourth offering, the “Comatose” EP. Continue reading “MY OWN PRISON ‘Comatose’ EP Review & Stream”

Past Roadrunner Records Titles Getting Vinyl Treatments Including AMEN, MACHINEHEAD, VISION OF DISORDER & MADBALL


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

Some choice record releases from Roadrunner Records‘ past catalog are getting vinyl LP treatments, some for their very first time ever, from Music On Vinyl. Continue reading “Past Roadrunner Records Titles Getting Vinyl Treatments Including AMEN, MACHINEHEAD, VISION OF DISORDER & MADBALL”

CANDIRIA Announce ‘Beyond Reasonable Doubt’ Tour In Unison With ’97 Album’s Re-Release [Video]


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

New York’s avant-garde, uniquely eclectic, crossover metal band CANDIRIA recently announced their planned re-release of their 1997 sophomore album, “Beyond Reasonable Doubt“. Continue reading “CANDIRIA Announce ‘Beyond Reasonable Doubt’ Tour In Unison With ’97 Album’s Re-Release [Video]”