SAINT KARLOFF ‘All Heed The Black God’ Album Review & Stream


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

Speaking solely for myself, it takes something really exceptional from the ever-increasingly more exploited Stoner Rock genre to impress me these days. Continue reading “SAINT KARLOFF ‘All Heed The Black God’ Album Review & Stream”

MAYHEM ‘Cursed In Eternity’ Ltd. Edition Box Set Via Peaceville Records In November


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

When the mention of TRUE Black Metal is made at any time, anywhere in the world, there is one band whose name must go hand in hand with that mention. Continue reading “MAYHEM ‘Cursed In Eternity’ Ltd. Edition Box Set Via Peaceville Records In November”

GREEN CARNATION Share Excerpt From Upcoming Doc/Concert Film ‘Last Day Of Darkness’ [Video]


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

Norwegian progressive doom band GREEN CARNATION will release Last Day Of Darkness, a concert celebration of their formative Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness album, on DVD/CD/Vinyl Prophecy Productions August 24th. Continue reading “GREEN CARNATION Share Excerpt From Upcoming Doc/Concert Film ‘Last Day Of Darkness’ [Video]”

ART OF DECEPTION Debuts ‘Dark Psychosis’ Official Video As New Album Arrives

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

Norway’s extreme groove metallers ART OF DECEPTION will release their new album, “Path Of Trees“, on June 22nd, via Rob Mules Records. Continue reading “ART OF DECEPTION Debuts ‘Dark Psychosis’ Official Video As New Album Arrives”

SAINT KARLOFF Share Retro Unholiness With ‘Ghost Smoker’ Official Video; TWIN EARTH RECORDS To Issue Debut Album In July


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

From the Norwegian environs comes the retro stoner rock overlords SAINT KARLOFF and their incredible “Ghost Smoker” official video. Continue reading “SAINT KARLOFF Share Retro Unholiness With ‘Ghost Smoker’ Official Video; TWIN EARTH RECORDS To Issue Debut Album In July”

KAL-EL New Full-Length Performance Video ‘Still Here After 5 Years’


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

In recent years, Norway’s KAL-EL have become one of the more respected names in the realm of underground stoner rock. Continue reading “KAL-EL New Full-Length Performance Video ‘Still Here After 5 Years’”

CVNT FISTVLA ‘Cream Soda’ EP Review & Stream


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

From Oslo, Norway we have the recorded arrival of CVNT FISTVLA via their newly-released “Cream Soda” EP from Bytte-Bernt Records. Continue reading “CVNT FISTVLA ‘Cream Soda’ EP Review & Stream”

KOSMIK BOOGIE TRIBE Share Tracks From Upcoming Third Album Release

(Photo Courtesy Of Julia Marie Naglestad)

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

Oslo, Norway’s Kosmik Boogie Tribe (also sometimes known as Rev. C.H. Morton & The Kosmik Boogie Tribe) have announced the upcoming release of their third studio album, “We’re Not Here To Fuck Spiders“. Continue reading “KOSMIK BOOGIE TRIBE Share Tracks From Upcoming Third Album Release”

MYRHOLT Stream The Newly Released ‘Vinter’ EP

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

The Norwegian one-man atmospheric black metal monstrosity that is MYRHOLT is streaming the newly-released two-song “Vinter” EP. Continue reading “MYRHOLT Stream The Newly Released ‘Vinter’ EP”

LONELY KAMEL Back With ‘Death’s-Head Hawkmoth’ In March; Premiere New Song

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

One of the low flying phenoms of bluesy, heavy rock is Oslo, Norway’s Lonely Kamel.  The band will re-emerge this March 23rd with the new record “Death’s-Head Hawkmoth“, the eagerly awaited follow up to 2014’s Shit City, via Stickman Records.     Continue reading “LONELY KAMEL Back With ‘Death’s-Head Hawkmoth’ In March; Premiere New Song”

TAAKE – ‘Kong Vinter’ Album Review & Stream

(By Brian Halsey, Staff Writer, RiffRelevant.com)

When the air is cold, and the trees are barren, I walk out into the woods naked and howl at the moon.  I become one with the darkness and pray to fucking Odin that Taake is finally ready to release a new album.    Continue reading “TAAKE – ‘Kong Vinter’ Album Review & Stream”