THROAT’s New Svart Records Album ‘Bareback’ Streaming

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

Finland’s alternative / noise rock band THROAT released their new album ‘Bareback‘ via Svart Records this past Friday, August 31st. Continue reading “THROAT’s New Svart Records Album ‘Bareback’ Streaming”

Breathe Deeply Of EXHALANTS Imminent S/T Debut With ‘If Only’ Stream

(Photo Courtesy Of Arrow Mae)

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

From the Lone Star State comes the rise of EXHALANTS, the new noise rock trio birthed by former members of Carl Sagan’s Skate Shoes and Body Pressure. Continue reading “Breathe Deeply Of EXHALANTS Imminent S/T Debut With ‘If Only’ Stream”

HEADS. Bring ‘Collider’ Tour To U.S. This Month w/ MULTICULT; Official Video

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

The German-Australian noise rock, post-punk unit HEADS. will launch a two week U.S. tour run, to start in just a matter of days from now.  Continue reading “HEADS. Bring ‘Collider’ Tour To U.S. This Month w/ MULTICULT; Official Video”

INTERCOURSE ‘Everything Is Pornography When You’ve Got An Imagination’ Album Review & Stream

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

New Haven, Connecticut’s INTERCOURSE originally landed on our radar back in October of 2017, via a Split release with N.C.’s The Asound [REVIEW]. Continue reading “INTERCOURSE ‘Everything Is Pornography When You’ve Got An Imagination’ Album Review & Stream”

NOPES New Magnetic Eye Records Release ‘Stapler’ Full Album Stream


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

Eclectic post-punk / noise rock band NOPES (aka The Nopes) have just unleashed their new 19-track, 34-minute social assault, “Stapler“. Continue reading “NOPES New Magnetic Eye Records Release ‘Stapler’ Full Album Stream”

WRONG Open Up In ‘Gape’ Official Video As Eastern U.S. Tour Launches

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

WRONG, the Miami, FL based band with a Nineties’ noise / Alt. Rock sound, have premiered a new official video, “Gape“. Continue reading “WRONG Open Up In ‘Gape’ Official Video As Eastern U.S. Tour Launches”

DAUGHTERS Return With New Song; Sign w/ Ipecac Recordings + Tour Dates

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

After a noticeable absence since 2010, Providence, R.I.’s noise rockers DAUGHTERS have resurfaced and are bringing some welcome news with them. Continue reading “DAUGHTERS Return With New Song; Sign w/ Ipecac Recordings + Tour Dates”

NAISIAN ‘Rejoinder’ EP Review & Stream

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

The Sheffield, U.K.’s heavy-as-all-get-out noise/sludge behemoths NAISIAN have just unleashed their new three-song EP, “Rejoinder“. Continue reading “NAISIAN ‘Rejoinder’ EP Review & Stream”

BUMMER Unleash ‘Astro Bastard’ From Upcoming ‘Holy Terror’ Album; Tour Dates


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

Kansas City’s sludgy noise rock trio BUMMER have just unloosed a killer single, “Astro Bastard“, from their upcoming new album release. Continue reading “BUMMER Unleash ‘Astro Bastard’ From Upcoming ‘Holy Terror’ Album; Tour Dates”

NOPES New Video ‘Immersion’ From Upcoming ‘Stapler’ Album Arrives; Tour Dates

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

The Bay Area’s eclectic “weird core” stalwarts NOPES have dropped an unhinged new official video for their song “Immersion“. Continue reading “NOPES New Video ‘Immersion’ From Upcoming ‘Stapler’ Album Arrives; Tour Dates”

HELMET Summer U.S. Tour Takes Off; Several Dates Supporting BUSH


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

New York alternative/noise rock crew HELMET will launch their latest U.S. summer tour today! Continue reading “HELMET Summer U.S. Tour Takes Off; Several Dates Supporting BUSH”

Japanese Noise Punks SUZISUZI Streaming New Album ‘Microphone’s Counter Attack’


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

The jittery, chaotic mayhem of the new album “Microphone’s Counter Attack” from Japan’s noise punk outfit SUZISUZI is being shared in a full stream today. Continue reading “Japanese Noise Punks SUZISUZI Streaming New Album ‘Microphone’s Counter Attack’”

UNSANE To See Extensive U.S. & EU. Touring This Summer; U.S. Support Includes CHILD BITE-ZEKE-WRONG

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

N.Y.C.’s brashest of aurally abrasive noise rockers, UNSANE, will embark upon extensive tour cycles in the U.S. and Europe this summer. Continue reading “UNSANE To See Extensive U.S. & EU. Touring This Summer; U.S. Support Includes CHILD BITE-ZEKE-WRONG”