THE ATOMIC BITCHWAX Announce July Headlining Tour For U.S.

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

The Garden State’s ultimate stoner rock trio, The Atomic Bitchwax (aka TAB), have announced an imminent U.S. headlining tour.    Continue reading “THE ATOMIC BITCHWAX Announce July Headlining Tour For U.S.”

MARYLAND DOOM FEST 2017; Day Three 6/25 – Leanne’s Must-See Bands #4

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

We covered the Pre-Fest. We covered Days One and Two. Guess what? Now it’s time for Day Three! Wrapping up Part Four of my series on The Maryland Doom Fest 2017, let’s get this party train through the final stretch of tracks… Continue reading “MARYLAND DOOM FEST 2017; Day Three 6/25 – Leanne’s Must-See Bands #4”

Pro Vid Of Whitfield Crane (Ugly Kid Joe) & Amy Lee (Evanescence) ‘Cats In The Cradle’ Graspop Duet


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

Evanescence singer Amy Lee joined Ugly Kid Joe and their singer Whitfield Crane for a rousing rendition of the band’s beloved cover of a 1974 classic, Harry Chapin’s ‘Cats In The Cradle‘.   Continue reading “Pro Vid Of Whitfield Crane (Ugly Kid Joe) & Amy Lee (Evanescence) ‘Cats In The Cradle’ Graspop Duet”

BLACKTOP MOJO Announces The FREE ‘Where The Wind Blows Tour 2017’


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

That is not a typo in the title, my friends. The Texas-based twister of Southern-infused heavy rock that is Blacktop Mojo have announced their first official road run of 2017. The 14 date, first leg of the ‘Where The Wind Blows Tour 2017’ is a totally FREE event… every stop along the way! Continue reading “BLACKTOP MOJO Announces The FREE ‘Where The Wind Blows Tour 2017’”

Phil Anselmo & Friends Providing Guest Vocals For WARBEAST’s Farewell Show


(By Pat ‘Riot” Whitaker, Senior Writer/Editor, RiffRelevant.com)

Phil Anselmo, actor Edwin Neal (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Future Kill) and Wayne Abney (Hammer Witch) will fill-in for Warbeast vocalist Bruce Corbitt (also of Rigor Mortis) at their farewell show.   Continue reading “Phil Anselmo & Friends Providing Guest Vocals For WARBEAST’s Farewell Show”

Pro-Quality Video Of MORGOTH’s 2015 Wacken Open Air Set

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

Professional quality video of German death metal legends Morgoth performing at the 2015 Wacken Open Air festival has surfaced.   Continue reading “Pro-Quality Video Of MORGOTH’s 2015 Wacken Open Air Set”

Pro-Quality Video Of SCOUR Performing Pantera Track Surfaces


Professional quality video of Phil Anselmo‘s extreme metal band Scour performing one of his earlier band’s songs has surfaced. The clip of the band’s rendition of Pantera’s ‘Strength Beyond Strength‘ was captured at Scour‘s first ever show.    Continue reading “Pro-Quality Video Of SCOUR Performing Pantera Track Surfaces”

HIRAX Prepares To Ravage Europe w/RAVEN & KILL RITUAL [Tour Video Teaser]; To Support SACRED REICH / BYZANTINE In Sept.

One of thrash metal’s longest running, legendary acts are preparing for their full-on metal assault of Europe. The iconic Long Beach shredders Hirax will join the bashing Brits in Raven for a merciless trek across the Olde Country.    Continue reading “HIRAX Prepares To Ravage Europe w/RAVEN & KILL RITUAL [Tour Video Teaser]; To Support SACRED REICH / BYZANTINE In Sept.”

MELVINS Share ‘Christ Hammer’ From Upcoming Double Album Release; Tour Dates

July 7th will see the legendary (The) Melvins issuing their new Ipecac Recordings double album, ‘A Walk With Love And Death‘.    Continue reading “MELVINS Share ‘Christ Hammer’ From Upcoming Double Album Release; Tour Dates”

HORSEFLESH, MIDMOURNER, THUNDERCHIEF – 4/13/2017 Asheville, NC Show Review & Photos

Thunderchief 4/13/2017 @ The Odditorium in Asheville NC (Photo: Leanne)

If you get a random invitation from some folks you’ve never met, to see three heavy as hell bands you’ve never before witnessed live, at a venue you’ve never before been to, in a city you’ve never before seen, to drive 800+ miles in one day across seven states… what do you do?  Continue reading “HORSEFLESH, MIDMOURNER, THUNDERCHIEF – 4/13/2017 Asheville, NC Show Review & Photos”