NULL’O’ZERO Share Title Track Video For Upcoming ‘Instructions To Dominate’ Album

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

Instructions To Dominate“, the new album from Grecian metallers NULL’O’ZERO will arrive from ROAR! Rock Of Angels Records on July 13th.  Continue reading “NULL’O’ZERO Share Title Track Video For Upcoming ‘Instructions To Dominate’ Album”

WE ARE SENTINELS – Reveal Debut Details [New Project w/ Matt Barlow (Ex-Iced Earth)]

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

WE ARE SENTINELS is the new project of former Iced Earth / current Ashes Of Ares vocalist Matt Barlow and keyboardist and pianist Jonah Weingarten (Teramaze, Pyramaze). Continue reading “WE ARE SENTINELS – Reveal Debut Details [New Project w/ Matt Barlow (Ex-Iced Earth)]”

CORNERS OF SANCTUARY Reveal Live Dates Supporting New ‘The Galloping Hordes’ Album; Launch Crowdfunding Outlet


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

Philadelphia’s power metal / melodic thrash powerhouse CORNERS OF SANCTUARY digitally released their fifth full-length studio album, “The Galloping Hordes“, in May. Continue reading “CORNERS OF SANCTUARY Reveal Live Dates Supporting New ‘The Galloping Hordes’ Album; Launch Crowdfunding Outlet”

DEMON LUNG Video For ‘How The Gods Kill’ [Danzig Cover] On Ltd. ‘Pareidolia’ Re-Issue

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

Las Vegas’ psychedelic doom band DEMON LUNG have just unveiled a new lyric video for their cover of the title track from Danzig’s 1992 album, “How The Gods Kill“. Continue reading “DEMON LUNG Video For ‘How The Gods Kill’ [Danzig Cover] On Ltd. ‘Pareidolia’ Re-Issue”

Symphony X’s Michael Romeo Details First Solo Album ‘War Of The Worlds / Pt. 1’; Lyric Video Debuts

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

Michael Romeo, the guitarist extraordinaire of Symphony X, will issue his first official solo effort, “War Of The Worlds / Pt. 1“, worldwide on July 27th via Music Theories Recordings/Mascot Label Group. Continue reading “Symphony X’s Michael Romeo Details First Solo Album ‘War Of The Worlds / Pt. 1’; Lyric Video Debuts”

TOURNIQUET Reveal Details For ‘Gazing At Medusa’ Album; Issue Lyric Video For Title Track (w/ Guests Chris Poland & Deen Castronovo)


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

Long-running progressive thrash metal legends TOURNIQUET have just released the title and cover art for their new 2018 studio album. Continue reading “TOURNIQUET Reveal Details For ‘Gazing At Medusa’ Album; Issue Lyric Video For Title Track (w/ Guests Chris Poland & Deen Castronovo)”

RECKER Reveals ‘Manifest Destiny’ Details & Pre-Order; Share ‘Hellbound’ Single

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

Washington state’s metallic hard rock unit RECKER have shared some details of their upcoming album release, “Manifest Destiny“. Continue reading “RECKER Reveals ‘Manifest Destiny’ Details & Pre-Order; Share ‘Hellbound’ Single”

PRIMAL FEAR Unveil Upcoming ‘Apocalypse’ Album Details & Debut New Lyric Video; EU. Tour w/ RIOT In September

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

Germany’s power metal powerhouse, the dynamic PRIMAL FEAR, have revealed some details of their upcoming studio album release Continue reading “PRIMAL FEAR Unveil Upcoming ‘Apocalypse’ Album Details & Debut New Lyric Video; EU. Tour w/ RIOT In September”

CLUTCH New Album ‘Book Of Bad Decisions’ Out 9/7/18; Pre-orders On Sale TODAY; New Single ‘Gimme The Keys’


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

If you know anything about me, you know I’ve been a massive fan of Clutch for nearly half my life, starting around 1994. I’ve seen them perform live more than any other band on my long list of shows, and seem to enjoy the ever-living-hell out of most every release they’ve put out.  I simply like this damned band. Continue reading “CLUTCH New Album ‘Book Of Bad Decisions’ Out 9/7/18; Pre-orders On Sale TODAY; New Single ‘Gimme The Keys’”

PARADISE LOST Remastered ‘Believe In Nothing’ Re-Release Coming; New Lyric Video


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

Long-running U.K. Gothic doom band Paradise Lost have announced that, quickly following the recent re-release of their 1999 album, “Host“, Nuclear Blast will be re-releasing their 2001 album, “Believe In Nothing“. Continue reading “PARADISE LOST Remastered ‘Believe In Nothing’ Re-Release Coming; New Lyric Video”

‘Chasing Dragons’ Official Video From WHITE WIZZARD Debuts


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

Classic power metal band WHITE WIZZARD have debuted their latest official video, “Chasing Dragons“. Continue reading “‘Chasing Dragons’ Official Video From WHITE WIZZARD Debuts”

KATAKLYSM Announce String Of U.S. Shows With JUNGLE ROT & EXMORTUS; Premiere Lyric Video


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

Canadian death metal hyperblasters KATAKLYSM have announced a handful of U.S. shows to celebrate the release of their new album, “Meditations“. Continue reading “KATAKLYSM Announce String Of U.S. Shows With JUNGLE ROT & EXMORTUS; Premiere Lyric Video”

SO IT BEGINS Getting Even With ‘Retaliation’ Official Video


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

Everything is bigger in Texas, ya know, and that includes the monstrous metalcore of Midland’s SO IT BEGINS. Continue reading “SO IT BEGINS Getting Even With ‘Retaliation’ Official Video”

IMPENDING DOOM Return With June’s ‘The Sin And Doom Vol. II’; New Single Shared

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

Riverside, California’s Impending Doom have announced the upcoming release of their first new studio album in roughly five years. Continue reading “IMPENDING DOOM Return With June’s ‘The Sin And Doom Vol. II’; New Single Shared”

WOLF KING Issue ‘Loyal To The Soil’ Title Track Visualizer; Tour Dates Including New England Metal & Hardcore Fest


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

Earlier this month, Riff Relevant shared the news of Bay Area-based metal extremists WOLF KING and their imminent album release, “Loyal To The Soil” [HERE]. Continue reading “WOLF KING Issue ‘Loyal To The Soil’ Title Track Visualizer; Tour Dates Including New England Metal & Hardcore Fest”