M.O.D. Shares New Song Equating You To Man Parts


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

Simply put, ‘You’re A Fucking Dick‘ and Billy Milano does not care about letting you know it. It’s the title of the latest song première from the controversial man and the band M.O.D. (Method Of Destruction).   Continue reading “M.O.D. Shares New Song Equating You To Man Parts”

Riot’s Revelation: ROY BATTY

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

Welcome to what may or may not become a regular segment here at Riff Relevant, it remains to be seen. That said, Riot’s Revelation is where I search out and share something you might be interested in. It may be a band, a record, an event, whatever… I merely make you aware and leave the rest up to you. Let’s dive in, shall we?
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DEAD CROSS Announces North American Tour


Dead Cross, the punk-encrusted crossover band featuring Mike Patton (Faith No More, Mr. Bungle, etc..) alongside Dave Lombardo (Suicidal Tendencies, ex-Slayer), Justin Pearson (The Locust/Retox) and Michael Crain (Retox) have announced their first touring trek. Continue reading “DEAD CROSS Announces North American Tour”

BLOODCLOT Shares Song From Upcoming Release; US Tour Dates


One of the most exciting bands to surface recently, at least for me personally, is the revived Bloodclot. Taking its name from vocalist JohnBloodclotJoseph‘s (Cro-Mags) nickname, the band is a reborn project of Joseph’s and features an amazing membership.   Continue reading “BLOODCLOT Shares Song From Upcoming Release; US Tour Dates”

MELVINS Share ‘Christ Hammer’ From Upcoming Double Album Release; Tour Dates

July 7th will see the legendary (The) Melvins issuing their new Ipecac Recordings double album, ‘A Walk With Love And Death‘.    Continue reading “MELVINS Share ‘Christ Hammer’ From Upcoming Double Album Release; Tour Dates”

BLACK FRIDAY DEATH COUNT ‘Cut Through The Noise’ Review & Stream


Crossover. Almost anything in the world of underground music these days can be classified as ‘crossover’, really. Mainly because we exist in an age where basically anything goes, even the kitchen sink should you want to toss it in, too.   Continue reading “BLACK FRIDAY DEATH COUNT ‘Cut Through The Noise’ Review & Stream”

LORD Streams ‘Not Your Problem’ And Title Track From Upcoming Release ‘Blacklisted’

The Commonwealth of Virginia’s crushing export Lord are set to release their new album, ‘Blacklisted‘ (title track below), on May 26th via Heavy Hound Records.   Continue reading “LORD Streams ‘Not Your Problem’ And Title Track From Upcoming Release ‘Blacklisted’”

POWERFLO (Past/Present Fear Factory, Cypress Hill, Biohazard, Etc.) Share Debut Details; Premiere Lyric Video


I have been quite excited about Powerflo since I first learned of the new project awhile back. The band features former Fear Factory bassist/guitarist Christian Olde Wolbers and Biohazard frontman Billy Graziadei. But it doesn’t end there…    Continue reading “POWERFLO (Past/Present Fear Factory, Cypress Hill, Biohazard, Etc.) Share Debut Details; Premiere Lyric Video”

M.O.D. Announces First New Album In A Decade; ‘Busted, Broke And American’

One of the most scathing, in-your-face and sarcastically voracious bands of all time, M.O.D. (Method Of Destruction), are back! A decade after their last studio outing (2007’s Red, White & Screwed), Billy Milano and company announce ‘Busted, Broke And American‘ is imminent.    Continue reading “M.O.D. Announces First New Album In A Decade; ‘Busted, Broke And American’”

Missiles of October – ‘Better Days’ Review & Stream

Missiles Of October
Missiles Of October

Our first exposure to Missiles of October was the song ‘No Brain No Headache’ from their sophomore album Better Days. This band brings something a bit different to the doom or sludge metal arena, with a breath of fresh punk air tossed out from their box of noise.   Continue reading “Missiles of October – ‘Better Days’ Review & Stream”