I AM THE LIQUOR ‘7 Days Of Smoke’ [Pat Riot & Leanne Ridgeway Dual Review]

It has been a couple of months since RVA’s I Am The Liquor served up their new offering, ‘7 Days Of Smoke‘. The seven song slab of thick riff-driven rock and roll recently landed on my radar and I couldn’t be happier.  I say that because I was a big fan of their 2015 self-titled full length and am stoked there’s now a follow-up.   Continue reading “I AM THE LIQUOR ‘7 Days Of Smoke’ [Pat Riot & Leanne Ridgeway Dual Review]”

RIFF RELEVANT Seeking Contributors (Freelance Writers, Reviewers, etc.)

Riff Relevant is seeking additional contributors! Do you have a way with words? Are you a music-addicted witty, metalhead who wants to write about their musical drug of choice? Are you looking to expand your network of music or writing-related opportunities? Then here is your shot.   Continue reading “RIFF RELEVANT Seeking Contributors (Freelance Writers, Reviewers, etc.)”

WOLVES OF WINTER Stream Official Video for ‘A New Reality’

Wolves Of Winter
Wolves Of Winter

Wolves of Winter had a recent live show performance on March 31st, supporting the mighty Truckfighters for their Mesa, AZ tour date. During this set, which by all accounts went fantastically, they were able gather some live footage to create a brand new video for their track ‘A New Reality’.   

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CASTLE Announce Summer U.S. Tour West & Bay Area Dates

Castle - Welcome To The Graveyard
Castle – Welcome To The Graveyard
​Newly relocated to the Mojave Desert where writing for a fifth full length release is currently underway, genre bending doom-metallers CASTLE have announced their Stormbringer Tour, a ten-date headline romp through the Western U.S….

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THE SWORD – ‘Greetings From…’ Live Release Info, Official Video & Tour Dates

The Sword
The Sword

The Sword have officially announced the release of their new live album, “Greetings From…“, on Razor & Tie.  Riff Relevant has details on pre-orders, the new official video for ‘Maiden, Mother & Crone’, as well as updated tour info!     Continue reading “THE SWORD – ‘Greetings From…’ Live Release Info, Official Video & Tour Dates”

MIDMOURNER & THUNDERCHIEF announce US Spring Tour Dates

Midmourner / Thunderchief Tour 2017
Midmourner & Thunderchief Tour 2017

News from the sludge metal cauldrons of the South… two brutal bands have brewed an escape route. Midmourner and Thunderchief are pairing up for a fast track U.S. tour onslaught.    Continue reading “MIDMOURNER & THUNDERCHIEF announce US Spring Tour Dates”

MARS RED SKY Confirm EU Tour Dates, New 12″ Ltd EP

Mars Red Sky
Mars Red Sky

France’s heavy psych rock trio MARS RED SKY confirmed their European tour dates yesterday. Several dates are listed through Spring and Summer, including widely anticipated appearances at Hellfest and Download France.

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