SULACO ‘The Prize’ Pre-Release Album Stream; Record Release Show

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

Rochester, NY’s genre mashing atrocity SULACO are doin’ it (and doin’ it) once again as only they can with an imminent new album offering. Continue reading “SULACO ‘The Prize’ Pre-Release Album Stream; Record Release Show”

Exclusive Premiere: SPACETRUCKER Debut ‘Meat Wagon’ Single From Upcoming ‘Smooth Orbit’ Album

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

The St. Louis, Missouri band SPACETRUCKER are sharing details about their upcoming new album ‘Smooth Orbit’, with an added Riff Relevant exclusive première. Continue reading “Exclusive Premiere: SPACETRUCKER Debut ‘Meat Wagon’ Single From Upcoming ‘Smooth Orbit’ Album”

WAY OUT Stream New ‘Arc Of Descent’ EP Release; Live Dates


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

Providence, Rhode Island’s new wave, post-punk, goth rock trio WAY OUT – Derek Knox (guitar / vocals / keys), Anna Wingfield (drums), and Nick Sadler (bass) – have just released a new EP. Continue reading “WAY OUT Stream New ‘Arc Of Descent’ EP Release; Live Dates”

CABLE To Re-Release ‘Never Trust A Gemini’ Via Translation Loss Records; Update Instrumental Track w/ Vocals [Streaming]


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

The long-running Connecticut noise metal / sludge band CABLE originally released their fourth studio album, “Never Trust A Gemini“, in 2003. Continue reading “CABLE To Re-Release ‘Never Trust A Gemini’ Via Translation Loss Records; Update Instrumental Track w/ Vocals [Streaming]”

Exclusive Premiere: MR. PLOW Debut ‘Memento’ Single; Details Of Aug. Ripple Music Release ‘Maintain Radio Silence’

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

Exciting news today, as the iconic Texas-based cult band MR. PLOW share details about their long-awaited new album with an added Riff Relevant bonus. Continue reading “Exclusive Premiere: MR. PLOW Debut ‘Memento’ Single; Details Of Aug. Ripple Music Release ‘Maintain Radio Silence’”

NOPES New Magnetic Eye Records Release ‘Stapler’ Full Album Stream


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

Eclectic post-punk / noise rock band NOPES (aka The Nopes) have just unleashed their new 19-track, 34-minute social assault, “Stapler“. Continue reading “NOPES New Magnetic Eye Records Release ‘Stapler’ Full Album Stream”

STATIQBLOOM Share ‘Infinite Spectre’ EP Stream; U.S. Tour Dates

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

Electronic/industrial metal duo STATIQBLOOM – Fade Kainer and Denman C Anderson – have just issued their new release, the “Infinite Spectre” EP. Continue reading “STATIQBLOOM Share ‘Infinite Spectre’ EP Stream; U.S. Tour Dates”

SEPTIC TANK Share New Track Via Decibel Flexi-Series


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

SEPTIC TANK is the long dormant crust-punk / thrash project of Cathedral’s Lee Dorrian and Gaz Jennings, along with Repulsion’s Scott Carlson, and drummer Jamie Gomez Arellano. Continue reading “SEPTIC TANK Share New Track Via Decibel Flexi-Series”

DEGRAVE Share Stream Of S/T Debut; Album Release Show


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

Missouri’s classic thrash inspired metal unit DEGRAVE will independently release their self-titled début today, July 27th. Continue reading “DEGRAVE Share Stream Of S/T Debut; Album Release Show”

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”

MORNE Return With ‘To The Night Unknown’; Title Track Streaming


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

Boston’s emitters of bleakly abrasive, doom-possessed sludge, MORNE, are making their return with a new studio album imminently. Continue reading “MORNE Return With ‘To The Night Unknown’; Title Track Streaming”

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.”

BUMMER Unleash ‘Astro Bastard’ From Upcoming ‘Holy Terror’ Album; Tour Dates


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

Kansas City’s sludgy noise rock trio BUMMER have just unloosed a killer single, “Astro Bastard“, from their upcoming new album release. Continue reading “BUMMER Unleash ‘Astro Bastard’ From Upcoming ‘Holy Terror’ Album; Tour Dates”

Exclusive Premiere: KINGNOMAD Debut ‘The Mysterious Agreement’ Single From ‘The Great Nothing’ out 7/6 via Ripple Music


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

RIFF RELEVANT is most pleased to present an exclusive première of the new track “The Mysterious Agreement” from Sweden’s royal heavy roamers KINGNOMAD. Continue reading “Exclusive Premiere: KINGNOMAD Debut ‘The Mysterious Agreement’ Single From ‘The Great Nothing’ out 7/6 via Ripple Music”

POSSESSED Release Second New Recording In 25 Years Via Decibel Flexi-Series

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

Speed / death metal pioneers POSSESSED have released a new song, their second such new recording in a quarter of a century, with “Abandoned“. Continue reading “POSSESSED Release Second New Recording In 25 Years Via Decibel Flexi-Series”