HOWLING GIANT Share Cover From Upcoming PINK FLOYD Tribute; Schedule May U.S. East Coast Tour


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

Nashville’s critically-acclaimed psyche / space rock band HOWLING GIANT have contributed a Pink Floyd cover to a tribute compilation coming from Magnetic Eye Records. Continue reading “HOWLING GIANT Share Cover From Upcoming PINK FLOYD Tribute; Schedule May U.S. East Coast Tour”

MELVINS ‘Embrace The Rub’ In New Official Video


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

The Melvins have released a  new official video for the track “Embrace The Rub” which was directed by Mackie Osborne, wife of the band’s frontman / guitarist Buzz Osborne. Continue reading “MELVINS ‘Embrace The Rub’ In New Official Video”

LAMB OF GOD To Release Covers Album In May Under Band’s Original Name: BURN THE PRIEST; Song & Video


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

Almost twenty years after they changed their name from Burn The Priest to Lamb Of God in 1999, the RVA metal legends will release a new album under their original moniker. Continue reading “LAMB OF GOD To Release Covers Album In May Under Band’s Original Name: BURN THE PRIEST; Song & Video”

MELVINS Share The James Gang / Butthole Surfers Mashing ‘Stop Moving To Florida’; Tour Dates


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

Riff Relevant recently reported news (here) of an upcoming album release from (the) MELVINS, “Pinkus Abortion Technician“, due from Ipecac Recordings on April 20th. Continue reading “MELVINS Share The James Gang / Butthole Surfers Mashing ‘Stop Moving To Florida’; Tour Dates”

(the) MELVINS To Release ‘Pinkus Abortion Technician’ In April; Set N. American Tour


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

4/20 is the date for a new album release from legends (the) Melvins.  That date sees the offering from Ipecac Recordings, “Pinkus Abortion Technician“.    Continue reading “(the) MELVINS To Release ‘Pinkus Abortion Technician’ In April; Set N. American Tour”

Riff Relevant 2017 Releases – DEMON EYE’s ERIK SUGG Shares 5 Favorites

Demon Eye

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

Demon Eye sparked out of Raleigh, North Carolina around 2012, and is one of those bands that are truly fun to watch live.  They’re having as great a time on that stage performing (if not more so) as anyone in front of them experiencing their set.
Continue reading “Riff Relevant 2017 Releases – DEMON EYE’s ERIK SUGG Shares 5 Favorites”

PSYCHO LAS VEGAS FESTIVAL – Confirmed Bands & Set Times – August 17-20th

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

Nothing like waiting until the last-minute to write this one up… I’m leaving for the airport to depart for Las Vegas in a mere 34 hours.  I still have to pack for my four days of PSYCHO LAS VEGAS 2017!  Let’s find out more details on this festival of riff in Sin City, shall we?   Continue reading “PSYCHO LAS VEGAS FESTIVAL – Confirmed Bands & Set Times – August 17-20th”

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”

MELVINS Announce N.A. Tour To Coincide With New Album Drop; Video Trailer

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

Legendary post-rock noise mongers Melvins have announced an extensive North American tour to accompany their upcoming new album release.  ‘A Walk With Love & Death‘ will be released through Ipecac Recordings on July 7th.     Continue reading “MELVINS Announce N.A. Tour To Coincide With New Album Drop; Video Trailer”