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”

PALLBEARER Release New Single ‘Dropout’ Via Adult Swim Singles Series


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

Progressive doom metallers PALLBEARER have just released a new single today in collaboration with the Adult Swim Singles series.  Continue reading “PALLBEARER Release New Single ‘Dropout’ Via Adult Swim Singles Series”

SKELETONWITCH Announce Exit Of Drummer Dustin Boltjes; Name Replacement For Upcoming Tour w/ OBITUARY, PALLBEARER & DUST BOLT

(Dustin Boltjes)

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

Ohio’s blackened thrash band Skeletonwitch have shared the news that drummer Dustin Boltjes has exited the band on amicable terms, it would seem. Continue reading “SKELETONWITCH Announce Exit Of Drummer Dustin Boltjes; Name Replacement For Upcoming Tour w/ OBITUARY, PALLBEARER & DUST BOLT”

OBITUARY Announces N. American Tour With PALLBEARER-SKELETONWITCH-DUST BOLT

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

Floridian death metal legends Obituary will be hitting the road with Pallbearer, Skeletonwitch and Dust Bolt this summer for a string of North American shows.  The trek begins May 2nd in Atlanta, Georgia and ends June 3rd in Miami, Florida. Continue reading “OBITUARY Announces N. American Tour With PALLBEARER-SKELETONWITCH-DUST BOLT”

Riff Relevant 2017 Releases – GREENBEARD’s BUDDY HACHAR Shares 10 Favorites

Greenbeard (Photo by Holly Gee of Static Stills)

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

Greenbeard were busy guys this past year of 2017.  They toured in the Spring, put out a new release ‘Lödarödböl‘ in July, toured most of the summer, fall, and winter, including several festivals thrown in the mix.
Continue reading “Riff Relevant 2017 Releases – GREENBEARD’s BUDDY HACHAR Shares 10 Favorites”

PALLBEARER Sets Winter Mini-Tour; SUMOKEM & RUBY THE HATCHET Support Select Dates

(Pic Courtesy Of Diana Lee Zadlo)

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

Progressive doom metallers Pallbearer have announced a planned Winter mini-tour, set to take place on two separate jaunts.    Continue reading “PALLBEARER Sets Winter Mini-Tour; SUMOKEM & RUBY THE HATCHET Support Select Dates”

PARADISE LOST Announce EU. Tour With PALLBEARER / SINISTRO Supporting


Before they release the complete details of their upcoming album release ‘Medusa‘ (Nuclear Blast, Sept.), UK doom legends Paradise Lost will undertake a European tour.   Continue reading “PARADISE LOST Announce EU. Tour With PALLBEARER / SINISTRO Supporting”

PALLBEARER & GATECREEPER Announce Spring Tour; Select Dates With PINKISH BLACK, INTER ARMA, & VENOMOUS MAXIMUS


Hot on the heels of their new album release ‘Heartless‘, Pallbearer have announced their Spring headlining tour run with Gatecreeper. Various bands are set to provide direct support during different legs of the trek, including Pinkish Black, Venomous Maximus and Inter Arma. Plus, there will be some interesting one-offs with Spirit Adrift, Baroness and Nothing. Here’s the current schedule: Continue reading “PALLBEARER & GATECREEPER Announce Spring Tour; Select Dates With PINKISH BLACK, INTER ARMA, & VENOMOUS MAXIMUS”