Oldschool Sunday: PHARAOH [2003 Debut ‘After The Fire’ Receiving First-Time Vinyl Re-Issue Via Cruz Del Sur Music]

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

What factors required for a band to qualify for the Oldschool Sunday series are malleable and always in flux; one week it might be a band’s longevity or legacy, the next week, a more obscure band from some point in time. Continue reading “Oldschool Sunday: PHARAOH [2003 Debut ‘After The Fire’ Receiving First-Time Vinyl Re-Issue Via Cruz Del Sur Music]”

Music On Vinyl Offers Ltd. Edition Vinyl Pressing Of DEATH ANGEL’s ‘Act III’


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

Music On Vinyl has announced a strictly limited edition, transparent Red Vinyl LP pressing of thrash metal classic, ‘Act III’ from the Bay Area’s DEATH ANGEL. It is set for release on August 3rd.  Continue reading “Music On Vinyl Offers Ltd. Edition Vinyl Pressing Of DEATH ANGEL’s ‘Act III’”

Oldschool Sunday: DAMAGEPLAN [2004’s ‘New Found Power’ To See Limited Vinyl LP Release]


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

If you are any sort of metalhead at least 20 to 25 years of age, then you probably know the story about the short-lived supergroup DAMAGEPLAN. Continue reading “Oldschool Sunday: DAMAGEPLAN [2004’s ‘New Found Power’ To See Limited Vinyl LP Release]”

New Round Of KING DIAMOND Pic Disc Vinyl Reissues To Include ‘In Concert 1987: Abigail’, ‘The Spider’s Lullabye’ & ‘The Graveyard’


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

As the ongoing series of picture disc vinyl re-issues of KING DIAMOND classic albums continues from Metal Blade Records, we have news of the next trilogy to receive the treatment. Continue reading “New Round Of KING DIAMOND Pic Disc Vinyl Reissues To Include ‘In Concert 1987: Abigail’, ‘The Spider’s Lullabye’ & ‘The Graveyard’”

WITCHSKULL Stream New Album ‘Coven’s Will’ As 2016 Debut Sees Limited Vinyl Re-Issue + Live Dates

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

Wow! There is a lot of activity currently happening within the camp of Canberra, Australia’s retro-heavy doom-mongers WITCHSKULL. Continue reading “WITCHSKULL Stream New Album ‘Coven’s Will’ As 2016 Debut Sees Limited Vinyl Re-Issue + Live Dates”

DEMON LUNG Video For ‘How The Gods Kill’ [Danzig Cover] On Ltd. ‘Pareidolia’ Re-Issue

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

Las Vegas’ psychedelic doom band DEMON LUNG have just unveiled a new lyric video for their cover of the title track from Danzig’s 1992 album, “How The Gods Kill“. Continue reading “DEMON LUNG Video For ‘How The Gods Kill’ [Danzig Cover] On Ltd. ‘Pareidolia’ Re-Issue”

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”