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

(Pic Courtesy Of Julia Naglestad)

(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”

SHADOW WITCH ‘Disciples Of The Crow’ Album Review & Full Streams

(By David ‘Sunshine’ LaMay, Staff Writer, RiffRelevant.com)

Kingston, NY’s Shadow Witch returns after a strong 2016 début (‘Sun Killer‘) with a motherload of dark, 70’s proto-heavy musical goodness.  With a new man behind the kit, and a fresh deal with Salt Of The Earth Records, the quartet has laid down a very potent, wow-inducing second offering in ‘Disciples Of The Crow‘.   Continue reading “SHADOW WITCH ‘Disciples Of The Crow’ Album Review & Full Streams”

Oldschool Sunday: McOil

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

Talk about an obscure band, one that released one respectably solid album and then faded into the rock and roll haze Well, this is them..such a band. McOil were from Germany and played some intense Progressive Rock that contained concrete elements of Hard Rock and early Proto Metal. Continue reading “Oldschool Sunday: McOil”

WAR CLOUD – ‘War Cloud’ S/T Album Review & Full Stream

(By David ‘Sunshine’ LaMay, Staff Writer, RiffRelevant.com)

To myself and perhaps only myself, the current stoner rock genre and its multiple sub-classifications are facing hard times.    Continue reading “WAR CLOUD – ‘War Cloud’ S/T Album Review & Full Stream”

DEMON EYE Debut New ‘Dying For It’; Special Show With CAPTAIN BEYOND


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

North Carolinian occult rockers Demon Eye have doled out a new ditty from their upcoming “Prophecies And Lies” album.  The song “Dying For It” is a high energy rock number with overtones of proto-doom and classic heavy / hard rock elements. Continue reading “DEMON EYE Debut New ‘Dying For It’; Special Show With CAPTAIN BEYOND”

Ripple Music Announces THE NECROMANCERS Debut; Video Premiere


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

Ripple Music has announced their latest addition to their rapidly exploding roster of fantastic bands from all around the globe.  Today’s news finds the label welcoming the French psyche/occult rock band The Necromancers to the family.   Continue reading “Ripple Music Announces THE NECROMANCERS Debut; Video Premiere”

DEMON EYE Shares ‘The Redeemer’ From Upcoming August Album Release

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

We all recently received the anxiety-inducing news of an imminent new album release from North Carolina’s Demon Eye. That album, titled “Prophecies And Lies“, will be delivered via Soulseller Records on August 11th. Continue reading “DEMON EYE Shares ‘The Redeemer’ From Upcoming August Album Release”

DEMON EYE: Third Album ‘Prophecies and Lies’ drops Aug. 11; First Track Stream

DemonEye Prophecies And Lies cover art

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

Demon Eye are back on the block with their third full length release. Offering up another dose of their own Raleigh, North Carolina special blend of heavy classic rock, Proto-Metal, and some fine Traditional Doom! Continue reading “DEMON EYE: Third Album ‘Prophecies and Lies’ drops Aug. 11; First Track Stream”