LáGoon ‘L’affaire des Poisons’ EP Review & Stream

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

Coming quickly on the heels of their Grim Ripper album release [Review] back in March, Portland’s LáGoon are back with a new EP. Continue reading “LáGoon ‘L’affaire des Poisons’ EP Review & Stream”

WISDOM IN CHAINS Premiere ‘Already Dead’ Video, Share Pre-Release Stream Of New Album

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

Stroudsburg, PA’s metallic hardcore mashers WISDOM IN CHAINS have landed a throttling double whammy of new music items today. Continue reading “WISDOM IN CHAINS Premiere ‘Already Dead’ Video, Share Pre-Release Stream Of New Album”

SWORN ENEMY ‘As Real As It Gets’ First Ever Vinyl Release For 15th Anniversary; Tour Celebrating Milestone Launches

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

U.S.H.C. heavyweights SWORN ENEMY have revealed further plans to celebrate the 15th anniversary of their 2003 milestone release, “As Real As It Gets“. Continue reading “SWORN ENEMY ‘As Real As It Gets’ First Ever Vinyl Release For 15th Anniversary; Tour Celebrating Milestone Launches”

AXEGRINDER Share ‘Satori’ Album Stream on Rise Above Records, Released After Nearly 30 Yrs.

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

It was 1989 when the U.K. crust-punk crossover metal band AXEGRINDER released their debut full-length album, The Rise Of The Serpent Men. Continue reading “AXEGRINDER Share ‘Satori’ Album Stream on Rise Above Records, Released After Nearly 30 Yrs.”

RPM FEST: Early Bird Sale Ends 7/2; Fest ‘NYP’ Compilation BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, WHORES, ACID WITCH+More

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

Held this year in Montague, MA, RPM Fest is an annual three-day outdoor heavy Rock, Punk, and Metal music festival. For 2018 it features 50 bands on three stages, as well as camping, games, local beer and food vendors, and more.   Continue reading “RPM FEST: Early Bird Sale Ends 7/2; Fest ‘NYP’ Compilation BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, WHORES, ACID WITCH+More”

SKELETON Share ‘Pyramid Of Skull’ EP Pre-Release Stream; Tour Dates


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

The Austin, TX-based SKELETON is set to release their four-song “Pyramid Of Skull” EP via Super Secret Records this Friday, June 29th. Continue reading “SKELETON Share ‘Pyramid Of Skull’ EP Pre-Release Stream; Tour Dates”

LáGoon ‘Skate Fast, Play Loud’ In New Official Video


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

Portland’s fuzzened, psyche punk band LáGoon are premiering their new official video for the song “Skate Fast, Play Loud“. Continue reading “LáGoon ‘Skate Fast, Play Loud’ In New Official Video”

RPM FEST 2018: Tickets On Sale Now – BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, WHORES, ACID WITCH, INCITE +40 More

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

RPM Fest organizers announced the 2018 full band roster for the late August music event a few weeks ago. We have an updated poster and, more importantly,  tickets are on sale now!    Continue reading “RPM FEST 2018: Tickets On Sale Now – BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, WHORES, ACID WITCH, INCITE +40 More”

LIMB ‘Saboteurs Of The Sun’ Review & Stream; Official Video Premiere


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

The United Kingdom’s LIMB are back with a new album release, their third such, and it is titled “Saboteurs Of The Sun“. Continue reading “LIMB ‘Saboteurs Of The Sun’ Review & Stream; Official Video Premiere”

KAMIKAZE ZOMBIE Releases Official Video “The Story of Jane Doe”; Tour Dates [w/Hailshot]

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

KAMIKAZE ZOMBIE has released an official video for the track “The Story of Jane Doe,” from their Fall 2017 released album Night of the Nuberus.
Continue reading “KAMIKAZE ZOMBIE Releases Official Video “The Story of Jane Doe”; Tour Dates [w/Hailshot]”

TIGRESS Streaming New ‘Who Cares?’ EP; Fest Appearances

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

Chelmsford, U.K.’s TIGRESS released their new EP, “Who Cares?“, via LAB Records today (June 1st) and we have it streaming here. Continue reading “TIGRESS Streaming New ‘Who Cares?’ EP; Fest Appearances”

‘THE MENTORS: Kings Of Sleaze Rockumentary’ Now Available On DVD [Video Trailer]

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

Following its world premiere at Helsinki, Finland’s Night Visions Film Festival, “The Mentors: Kings Of Sleaze Rockumentary” is now available on DVD from Dream Evil Pictures. Continue reading “‘THE MENTORS: Kings Of Sleaze Rockumentary’ Now Available On DVD [Video Trailer]”

RPM Fest Announces 2018 Lineup: BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, ACID WITCH, WHORES., INCITE +40 More

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

RPM Fest organizers have announced the 2018 full band roster for the late August music event. Held this year in Montague, Massachusetts, RPM Fest is an annual three-day outdoor heavy Rock, Punk, and Metal music festival that will feature 50 bands, as well as camping, games, local beer and food, vendors, and more.   Continue reading “RPM Fest Announces 2018 Lineup: BLACK TUSK, TOMBS, ACID WITCH, WHORES., INCITE +40 More”

AMERICAN STANDARDS Share New Single ‘Weep’ Via Official Video; Live Dates

(Photo Courtesy Of Diane Webb)

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

Harbingers of USHC, Phoenix’s American Standards, have just released a new single titled “Weep“, with an accompanying official video too. Continue reading “AMERICAN STANDARDS Share New Single ‘Weep’ Via Official Video; Live Dates”

BIG KIZZ (Former Witchcraft / Graveyard, Etc. Members) Streaming ‘Music Is Magic’ Debut


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

BIG KIZZ is the new Swedish rock band featuring drummer Axel Sjöberg (ex-Graveyard), bassist John Hoyles (Spiders, ex-Witchcraft), bassist Johannes Cronquist (ex-Vidunder), and vocalist / guitarist Pontus Westman (Lady Banana). Continue reading “BIG KIZZ (Former Witchcraft / Graveyard, Etc. Members) Streaming ‘Music Is Magic’ Debut”