TURBOWOLF Share ‘Domino’ Lyric Video From ‘The Free Life’; U.K. / EU. Tour Dates


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

U.K. alternative rockers Turbowolf have just shared a new lyric video for a song from their upcoming album release, “The Free Life“.    Continue reading “TURBOWOLF Share ‘Domino’ Lyric Video From ‘The Free Life’; U.K. / EU. Tour Dates”

LETTERS FROM THE COLONY Issue ‘Galax’ Official Video As ‘Vignette’ Debut Arrives


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

On February 16, Swedish progressive / extreme math metal unit Letters From The Colony will release their highly anticipated debut album, “Vignette“, via Nuclear Blast Records. A new video for the opening track, “Galax“, can be seen below. Continue reading “LETTERS FROM THE COLONY Issue ‘Galax’ Official Video As ‘Vignette’ Debut Arrives”

MISERY INDEX Issue ‘I Disavow’ 7″ EP W/ Nailbomb Cover B-Side; Title Track Lyric Video


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

4 years after their last album The Killing Gods, Baltimore’s Misery Index hit back with a blistering new single, “I Disavow“.    Continue reading “MISERY INDEX Issue ‘I Disavow’ 7″ EP W/ Nailbomb Cover B-Side; Title Track Lyric Video”

Singer Rob Dukes (Generation Kill, Ex-Exodus) Debuts ‘Disaster’ Official Video From DUKES EP


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

Vocalist Rob Dukes of Generation Kill, Fragile Mortals, and formerly Exodus, released his first solo EP last October, featuring Scott Reeder (Kyuss, Fireball Ministry) and special appearances from members of Run-DMC and Snot.  Continue reading “Singer Rob Dukes (Generation Kill, Ex-Exodus) Debuts ‘Disaster’ Official Video From DUKES EP”

FU MANCHU – ‘Clone Of The Universe’ Details; New Video; EU/US Tour; MOS GENERATOR To Support US Dates

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

A few weeks ago, Fu Manchu announced their twelfth studio album, “Clone Of The Universe” is set for release on February 9th, via their own label At The Dojo Records.  This is their first full-length in four years, but the band has existed about 30 years, so four isn’t exactly a drought for Desert Rock’s royal sons.  Unless you’re all as Fu-parched as I am… (or you might just be baked).  Continue reading “FU MANCHU – ‘Clone Of The Universe’ Details; New Video; EU/US Tour; MOS GENERATOR To Support US Dates”

DARK RITES Debuts ‘Masochist’ Lyric Video From S/T Release


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

Multinational recording act Dark Rites recently debuted their new lyric video for the song “Masochist“, a cut from their 2017 S/T album release.   Continue reading “DARK RITES Debuts ‘Masochist’ Lyric Video From S/T Release”

WHITE WIZZARD Issues ‘Infernal Overdrive’ Title Track Lyric Video; Live Dates


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

This Friday, January 12th, will see the M-Theory Audio release of the highly anticipated album “Infernal Overdrive” from the reactivated White Wizzard.     Continue reading “WHITE WIZZARD Issues ‘Infernal Overdrive’ Title Track Lyric Video; Live Dates”

ROB DUKES (Generation Kill, Ex-Exodus) Issues Solo EP Featuring Scott Reeder; Song Streaming


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

Vocalist Rob Dukes, currently of both Generation Kill / Fragile Mortals and formerly of Exodus, has just released his first solo EP.   Continue reading “ROB DUKES (Generation Kill, Ex-Exodus) Issues Solo EP Featuring Scott Reeder; Song Streaming”

Overkill’s D.D. VERNI To Release First Solo Album With Guests Including Jeff Loomis, Bruce Franklin, Jeff Waters & More; Lyric Video Premiere

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

After decades as Overkill bassist and primary songwriter (along with side project The Bronx Casket Co.), D.D. Verni is branching out with plans for his first-ever solo album release.      Continue reading “Overkill’s D.D. VERNI To Release First Solo Album With Guests Including Jeff Loomis, Bruce Franklin, Jeff Waters & More; Lyric Video Premiere”

THE DARK ELEMENT Featuring Anette Olzon & Jani Liimatainen S/T Album Review + Stream; Official Videos [Guest Contributor Kira Schlechter]


(By Kira Schlechter*, Guest Contributor/Writer, RiffRelevant.com)

Singer Anette Olzon — unceremoniously let go from Nightwish mid- “Imaginareum” tour after powering that album and the equally majestic “Dark Passion Play” — has hooked up with guitarist / keyboardist Jani Liimatainen (formerly of Sonata Artica), bassist Jonas Kuhlberg, and drummer Jani “Hurtsi” Hurula in the new band The Dark Element. Continue reading “THE DARK ELEMENT Featuring Anette Olzon & Jani Liimatainen S/T Album Review + Stream; Official Videos [Guest Contributor Kira Schlechter]”

SKINLAB Announces ‘Brothers In Blood Tour’ With PISSING RAZORS & SHATTERED SUN


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

Reformed Bay Area bash ‘n thrash band Skinlab have announced their first live dates of 2018, with the Brothers In Blood Tour.   Continue reading “SKINLAB Announces ‘Brothers In Blood Tour’ With PISSING RAZORS & SHATTERED SUN”

CADAVERIA Share ‘The Divine Rapture’ Lyric Video From Newly Remastered/Re-Issued 2004 Release


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

Long running Italian horror/death metallers Cadaveria are back with a brand new lyric-based visualizer, “The Divine Rapture“. The track hails from the band’s newly remastered edition of their “Far Away From Conformity” album, originally released in 2004. Continue reading “CADAVERIA Share ‘The Divine Rapture’ Lyric Video From Newly Remastered/Re-Issued 2004 Release”

PHIL CAMPBELL & THE BASTARD SONS Drop ‘Ringleader’ Lyric Video


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

After their well-received EP release this past year, Phil Campbell & The Bastard Sons are preparing to release their full-length debut, The Age of Absurdity. It will drop via Nuclear Blast on January 26th and today’s track offering, “Ringleader“,  via the lyric video below is a scorcher. Continue reading “PHIL CAMPBELL & THE BASTARD SONS Drop ‘Ringleader’ Lyric Video”

A KILLER’S CONFESSION Shares 2 New Songs; One Via Lyric Video


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

A Killer’s Confession, the band started by former Mushroomhead vocalist Waylon Reavis, digitally released 2 new tracks yesterday (Nov. 17). They are titled “I Wish” and “Angel On The Outside“, with a lyric video for the latter streaming below. “I Wish” is partially streaming below with the full version at Spotify. Continue reading “A KILLER’S CONFESSION Shares 2 New Songs; One Via Lyric Video”