HOLY GROVE Stream S/T LP Prior To Upcoming Ripple Music Release; Playing STUMPFEST 2018


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

Friday, April 6th will see the Ripple Music release of the self-titled album from Portland’s HOLY GROVEContinue reading “HOLY GROVE Stream S/T LP Prior To Upcoming Ripple Music Release; Playing STUMPFEST 2018”

THE WATCHERS ‘Black Abyss’ Review & Stream; Live Dates


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

With the recent March 9th release of their first full-length recording for Ripple Music, “Black Abyss“, as fresh as fresh can be, The Watchers have indeed arrived. Continue reading “THE WATCHERS ‘Black Abyss’ Review & Stream; Live Dates”

Riot’s Revelation: Ripple Music ‘Official SXSW Showcase Sampler’ [Stream & NYP]


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

With this week’s upcoming Ripple Music SXSW Showcase taking place on March 16th at the famed annual event in Austin, Texas, what better time to share this? Continue reading “Riot’s Revelation: Ripple Music ‘Official SXSW Showcase Sampler’ [Stream & NYP]”

FREEDOM HAWK To Release ‘Beast Remains’ This Month; Premiere Track Streams


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

Virginia Beach’s progenitors of heavily metallic infused hard rock, the phenomenal Freedom Hawk, are on the verge of releasing their anxiously anticipated new studio album. Continue reading “FREEDOM HAWK To Release ‘Beast Remains’ This Month; Premiere Track Streams”

FOGHOUND Announce Upcoming ‘Awaken To Destroy’ Album Due Out via RIPPLE MUSIC In Sept. 2018

Photos by Shane Gardner/Rock N Roll Socialite

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

Maryland Doom & Stoner Rock stalwarts Foghound have recently put the finishing touches on their third full-length offering, entitled “Awaken To Destroy”.  Their new album is set for a September 2018 release via Ripple Music.

Continue reading “FOGHOUND Announce Upcoming ‘Awaken To Destroy’ Album Due Out via RIPPLE MUSIC In Sept. 2018”

THE WATCHERS Issue ‘Starfire’ Official Lyric Video; ‘Black Abyss’ Imminent

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

With the release of their highly anticipated first full length album “Black Abyss” just a handful of days away, The Watchers are premiering a new official lyric video. Continue reading “THE WATCHERS Issue ‘Starfire’ Official Lyric Video; ‘Black Abyss’ Imminent”

BLACKWÜLF Streaming New Album Release ‘Sinister Sides’

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

The eagerly-awaited follow up to the 2015 album from Blackwülf, Oblivion Cycle, officially arrived today, February 23rd.    Continue reading “BLACKWÜLF Streaming New Album Release ‘Sinister Sides’”

BLACKWÜLF Share New Song ‘Gate Of Sorrow’ With ‘Sinister Sides’ Days Away


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

It has been a little under two weeks since we ran a quite informative article (here) on California’s Blackwülf and their upcoming new album, “Sinister Sides“. This anxiously anticipated new opus will arrive from Ripple Music on February 23rd. Continue reading “BLACKWÜLF Share New Song ‘Gate Of Sorrow’ With ‘Sinister Sides’ Days Away”

WAR CLOUD Announce ‘Stormbringer’ West Coast Tour 2018


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

Ripple Music recording artists, Oakland’s War Cloud, have announced an upcoming western U.S. region tour.   Continue reading “WAR CLOUD Announce ‘Stormbringer’ West Coast Tour 2018”

EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: THE NECROMANCERS – ‘Salem Girl Pt. 1’ New Video; EU Tour Dates

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

The Necromancers have been diligently writing their follow up to their August 2017 release ‘Servants Of The Salem Girl‘ on Ripple Music.  Today we bring you an exclusive première of the new Official Video for their ‘Salem Girl Pt. 1′ track, plus a run of EU Tour and Festival dates coming this Spring.     Continue reading “EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: THE NECROMANCERS – ‘Salem Girl Pt. 1’ New Video; EU Tour Dates”

BLACKWÜLF Share ‘Sinister Sides’ Details & Songs; Pentagram / Bedemon’s Geof O’Keefe Guests & Will Perform W/ Band At SXSW 2018

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

The Bay Area-based metallic hard rock band Blackwülf will release their new album, “Sinister Sides“, on February 23 via Ripple Music.    Continue reading “BLACKWÜLF Share ‘Sinister Sides’ Details & Songs; Pentagram / Bedemon’s Geof O’Keefe Guests & Will Perform W/ Band At SXSW 2018”

EXCLUSIVE – DEVIL TO PAY Premieres New Video ‘Laughingstock’; Set for DESCENDANTS OF CROM

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

Devil To Pay have been a bit quiet the past few months, but that doesn’t mean they’re not busy.  As a matter of fact, we have their brand new Official Video premiering for you today!    Continue reading “EXCLUSIVE – DEVIL TO PAY Premieres New Video ‘Laughingstock’; Set for DESCENDANTS OF CROM”

Ripple Music Signs MR. PLOW – Band To Play RIPPLE FEST; First New LP In 12 Years ‘Maintain Radio Silence’ Nears


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

For the first time in over a decade, Houston’s MR. PLOW will release  a new album – titled “Maintain Radio Silence” – in the summer of 2018.   Continue reading “Ripple Music Signs MR. PLOW – Band To Play RIPPLE FEST; First New LP In 12 Years ‘Maintain Radio Silence’ Nears”

EXCLUSIVE – WITCHCRYER Premieres New Video ‘Cry Witch’; New LP Out TODAY (1/19) via Ripple Music; Review

Witchcryer

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

WITCHCRYER have been blazing through the States the last couple of years, and it hasn’t gone unnoticed.  Recently signed on with Ripple Music, this heavy quartet’s ‘Cry Witch‘ album lets loose TODAY (Jan. 19th) via Ripple, and we have a world-premiere Official Video for the title track here for your triptastic pleasure.    Continue reading “EXCLUSIVE – WITCHCRYER Premieres New Video ‘Cry Witch’; New LP Out TODAY (1/19) via Ripple Music; Review”

THE WATCHERS Set To Unveil ‘Black Abyss’ On March 9th; Video Teaser + Live Dates

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

One of underground heavy rock’s most promising bands, the supergroup collective The Watchers, will return with their full-length début on March 9th.   Continue reading “THE WATCHERS Set To Unveil ‘Black Abyss’ On March 9th; Video Teaser + Live Dates”