METAL CHURCH Announce New Album ‘Damned If You Do’ To Arrive In December; Official Video

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Long-running U.S. metal veterans METAL CHURCH announce the arrival of their 12th full-length studio album before the end of the year. Continue reading “METAL CHURCH Announce New Album ‘Damned If You Do’ To Arrive In December; Official Video”

Oldschool Sunday: FIFTH ANGEL – First New Album In Nearly 30 Years; Premiere Lyric Video

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

The origins of Bellevue, Washington’s FIFTH ANGEL date back to the band’s founding in 1983. Continue reading “Oldschool Sunday: FIFTH ANGEL – First New Album In Nearly 30 Years; Premiere Lyric Video”

MADBALL To Support Suicidal Tendencies On U.S. Tour; Annc. Headline Dates [Video Trailer]

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

NYHC legends MADBALL announce they will be joining the upcoming SUICIDAL TENDENCIES U.S. tour as support. Continue reading “MADBALL To Support Suicidal Tendencies On U.S. Tour; Annc. Headline Dates [Video Trailer]”

KADAVAR To Issue ‘Live In Copenhagen’ Release; Premiere New Official Video

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

Germany’s vintage rock channeling KADAVAR have announced they will release a brand new live album entitled ‘Live In Copenhagen‘. Continue reading “KADAVAR To Issue ‘Live In Copenhagen’ Release; Premiere New Official Video”

EARTHLESS Announce Fall North American Headlining Tour; Pro-Shot Entire Belgium Show [Video]

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

San Diego’s cosmic rock jam trio EARTHLESS have just announced a new trek of North American touring set to take place this Fall. Continue reading “EARTHLESS Announce Fall North American Headlining Tour; Pro-Shot Entire Belgium Show [Video]”

THE VINTAGE CARAVAN To Present ‘Gateways’ Album In Aug.; Share Track + EU. Tour Dates


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Iceland’s THE VINTAGE CARAVAN will return with their highly-anticipated fourth studio album next month. Continue reading “THE VINTAGE CARAVAN To Present ‘Gateways’ Album In Aug.; Share Track + EU. Tour Dates”

PARADISE LOST Announce N. American Headline Tour; SÓLSTAFIR & THE ATLAS MOTH To Support

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

After a lengthy absence of six years since they last visited the shores of North America, gothic metal legends PARADISE LOST will return this October. Continue reading “PARADISE LOST Announce N. American Headline Tour; SÓLSTAFIR & THE ATLAS MOTH To Support”

POSSESSED Release Second New Recording In 25 Years Via Decibel Flexi-Series

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

Speed / death metal pioneers POSSESSED have released a new song, their second such new recording in a quarter of a century, with “Abandoned“. Continue reading “POSSESSED Release Second New Recording In 25 Years Via Decibel Flexi-Series”

KHEMMIS Premiere ‘Bloodletting’ Official Visualizer; Live Dates


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

Colorado’s doom-y progressive metallers KHEMMIS are premiering a new official visualizer for their song “Bloodletting” today. Continue reading “KHEMMIS Premiere ‘Bloodletting’ Official Visualizer; Live Dates”

AMORPHIS Share Exclusive Single For Decibel Mag’s Flexi Series; Vinyl Re-Issues Of Classic Albums Coming Soon

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

AMORPHIS have premiered a new single, “Honeyflow“, that is an exclusive track for the Decibel Magazine Flexi-Disc series. Continue reading “AMORPHIS Share Exclusive Single For Decibel Mag’s Flexi Series; Vinyl Re-Issues Of Classic Albums Coming Soon”

EARTHLESS Announce EU./U.K. Tour w/ RUBY THE HATCHET; PALLBEARER On Select Dates


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

EARTHLESS have just announced their plans for an upcoming tour in Europe and the U.K., one featuring RUBY THE HATCHET on many dates. Continue reading “EARTHLESS Announce EU./U.K. Tour w/ RUBY THE HATCHET; PALLBEARER On Select Dates”

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”

KHEMMIS Begins Pre-Order For ‘Desolation’ Album; Debut New Official Video + Live Dates

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

The Colorado-based progressive doom band KHEMMIS have revealed details of their upcoming album release, “Desolation“. Continue reading “KHEMMIS Begins Pre-Order For ‘Desolation’ Album; Debut New Official Video + Live Dates”

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”

EARTHLESS Announce Next Leg Of U.S. Tour; Commences Post-EU. Tour & ROADBURN Appearance


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

The rocking embodiment of a bonafide jam band, San Diego’s EARTHLESS recently released their Nuclear Blast debut, Black Heaven.
Continue reading “EARTHLESS Announce Next Leg Of U.S. Tour; Commences Post-EU. Tour & ROADBURN Appearance”