THE SWORD Announce New Leg Of ‘Used Future’ U.S. Tour w/ UME; New Official Video

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

THE SWORD have announced the fourth leg of the U.S. tour for their latest album release, “Used Future“. Continue reading “THE SWORD Announce New Leg Of ‘Used Future’ U.S. Tour w/ UME; New Official Video”

THE ATOMIC BITCHWAX Joins THE SWORD On June Tour; Debuts ‘Hippie Speedball’ Official Video

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

New Jersey speed rock trio THE ATOMIC BITCHWAX announces an upcoming North American tour with The Sword. Continue reading “THE ATOMIC BITCHWAX Joins THE SWORD On June Tour; Debuts ‘Hippie Speedball’ Official Video”

KING BUFFALO ‘Repeater’ EP Review & Stream; Currently Supporting THE SWORD On Tour


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

KING BUFFALO, the Rochester, New York-based psychedelic trio behind the recent “Repeater” EP release, are out in the U.S. supporting The Sword as we speak. Continue reading “KING BUFFALO ‘Repeater’ EP Review & Stream; Currently Supporting THE SWORD On Tour”

THE SWORD To Live-Stream Concert Launch On YouTube March 21st; N.A. Tour Dates


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

U.S. heavy stoner rock band The Sword will release their sixth studio album, “Used Future“, via Razor & Tie Records on March 23rd. Continue reading “THE SWORD To Live-Stream Concert Launch On YouTube March 21st; N.A. Tour Dates”

DOOM SIDE OF THE MOON Issue ‘Encore’ EP; Official Video For ‘Have A Cigar’ Unveiled


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

Late 2017 saw the release of The Sword guitarist Kyle Shutt‘s ambitious homage to Pink Floyd’s classic Dark Side Of The Moon album.  We have an update!   Continue reading “DOOM SIDE OF THE MOON Issue ‘Encore’ EP; Official Video For ‘Have A Cigar’ Unveiled”

THE SWORD Commences Recording ‘Used Future’ Studio Album

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

After a busy two years that saw The Sword release High Country, followed by the acoustic album Low Country and the live album Greetings From..., the band are returning to the studio. They are doing so to begin recording their sixth studio record to be titled “Used Future“. Continue reading “THE SWORD Commences Recording ‘Used Future’ Studio Album”

Kyle Shutt (The Sword) To Release ‘Doom Side Of The Moon’ Pink Floyd Tribute; ‘Money’ Streaming


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

Guitarist Kyle Shutt of The Sword will release an upcoming tribute album to Pink Floyd‘s legendary 1973 opus “The Dark Side Of The Moon” on August 4th.   Continue reading “Kyle Shutt (The Sword) To Release ‘Doom Side Of The Moon’ Pink Floyd Tribute; ‘Money’ Streaming”

THE SWORD – ‘Greetings From…’ Live Release Info, Official Video & Tour Dates

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The Sword have officially announced the release of their new live album, “Greetings From…“, on Razor & Tie.  Riff Relevant has details on pre-orders, the new official video for ‘Maiden, Mother & Crone’, as well as updated tour info!     Continue reading “THE SWORD – ‘Greetings From…’ Live Release Info, Official Video & Tour Dates”

THE SWORD To Release ‘Greetings From…’ Live Album

Although details are sparse at this time, it seems that The Sword are readying the release of a live album, “Greetings From…“. Evidently it will be issued through Razor & Tie on May 5th, according to some retail outlets. The expected cover artwork and track list are below. Pre-orders are up and running now at Amazon Continue reading “THE SWORD To Release ‘Greetings From…’ Live Album”