BORIS Share New Song & N. America Tour Dates


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

Japanese alternative/stoner rock band Boris are celebrating their 25th anniversary of existence with a new release.    Continue reading “BORIS Share New Song & N. America Tour Dates”

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE Unveil ‘Villains’ Details; New Song & Tour Info


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

Alternative-fueled desert rockers Queens Of The Stone Age have officially revealed the details of their upcoming new studio effort. The band’s seventh record, the nine-song ‘Villains‘, is due to be set loose from Matador Records on August 25th.   Continue reading “QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE Unveil ‘Villains’ Details; New Song & Tour Info”

Battle Of The Bays Tour Coming To US: OBITUARY & EXODUS Co-Headline; POWER TRIP & DUST BOLT Support


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

After the successful European version of the Battle Of The Bays Tour (which included Prong), the U.S. edition has been announced.   Continue reading “Battle Of The Bays Tour Coming To US: OBITUARY & EXODUS Co-Headline; POWER TRIP & DUST BOLT Support”

EVERY TIME I DIE, KNOCKED LOOSE & HOLLOW EARTH Announce NA Tour

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

New York’s highly popular Every Time I Die have announced a North American touring trek is on the way. The jaunt will see the band joined by Kentucky’s Knocked Loose and Michigan’s Hollow Earth.   Continue reading “EVERY TIME I DIE, KNOCKED LOOSE & HOLLOW EARTH Announce NA Tour”

VENOM INC. N.A. Tour Set With Support From GOATWHORE, TOXIC HOLOCAUST & THE CONVALESCENCE


Days after an incredible performance at the Blackest Of The Black fest in Silverado, CA, Venom Inc. have announced a full-on North American live assault. Dubbed the Blood Stained Earth Tour, extreme metal bands Goatwhore, Toxic Holocaust and The Convalescence will provide direct support.  Continue reading “VENOM INC. N.A. Tour Set With Support From GOATWHORE, TOXIC HOLOCAUST & THE CONVALESCENCE”

Itinerary Of SLAYER, LAMB OF GOD & BEHEMOTH N.A. Tour Issued; Video


Slayer have launched a new video announcement for their upcoming North American tour with Lamb Of God and Behemoth.   Continue reading “Itinerary Of SLAYER, LAMB OF GOD & BEHEMOTH N.A. Tour Issued; Video”

TODAY IS THE DAY Announce ‘Temple Of The Morning Star’ 20th Anniversary Tour

Extreme musical assassins Today Is The Day have announced they will undertake a North American tour to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their ‘Temple Of The Morning Star‘ album.   Continue reading “TODAY IS THE DAY Announce ‘Temple Of The Morning Star’ 20th Anniversary Tour”

KING BUFFALO – Announce N.A./EU Tour & Fest Dates (w/Elder, Weedeater, more!)

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

King Buffalo have announced a slew of tour and festival dates in Europe and North America. Starting early June on a few dates Weedeater and continuing through early Fall on an extensive round of shows with Elder.  Continue reading “KING BUFFALO – Announce N.A./EU Tour & Fest Dates (w/Elder, Weedeater, more!)”

The NORMA JEAN North American Trek Begins


Post-hardcore/Metalcore rockers Norma Jean have revealed their planned North American touring trek. Dubbed the ‘Polar Summer‘ tour, a majority of the dates are in Canada, with several stops geared toward the band’s festival-related travels.    Continue reading “The NORMA JEAN North American Trek Begins”

INTER ARMA Premieres New Video & Announces North American Tour


RVA’s Inter Arma have released their official video for the lengthy title track of their latest release, ‘The Paradise Gallows‘. The nearly twelve-minute long, Jordan Vance-directed clip is streaming below.   Continue reading “INTER ARMA Premieres New Video & Announces North American Tour”