OHHMS Return w/ ‘Exist’ Album In Nov.; Share Track As UK Tour w/ BOSS KELOID Nears

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

The U.K.’s atmospherically progressive sludge unit OHHMS announce their sophomore full-length album release. Continue reading “OHHMS Return w/ ‘Exist’ Album In Nov.; Share Track As UK Tour w/ BOSS KELOID Nears”

MAN IN THE WOODS ‘Badlands Part One’ EP Review & Stream


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

From Isle Of Man, U.K. comes the arrival of the “Badlands Part One” EP début from MAN IN THE WOODS. Continue reading “MAN IN THE WOODS ‘Badlands Part One’ EP Review & Stream”

ANATHEMA Announce ‘Ambient Acoustic’ UK/EU Mini-Tour

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

The highly revered progressive rock/melodic doom band ANATHEMA announced a short run of acoustic dates set to take place in the United Kingdom and Europe. Continue reading “ANATHEMA Announce ‘Ambient Acoustic’ UK/EU Mini-Tour”

VICTUS ‘Sacrifice’ EP Review & Stream

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

From across the pond comes the Portsmouth, U.K.-based VICTUS and their newly-issued debut release, the “Sacrifice” EP. Continue reading “VICTUS ‘Sacrifice’ EP Review & Stream”

NWOBHM Legends BLITZKRIEG Issue ‘Angels Or Demons’ Official Video; Upcoming UK Fest Appearances


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

Legendary NWOBHM band BLITZKRIEG have unveiled a new official video for their song “Angels Or Demons“. Continue reading “NWOBHM Legends BLITZKRIEG Issue ‘Angels Or Demons’ Official Video; Upcoming UK Fest Appearances”

BLACK HELIUM Share ‘Curtains At The Mausoleum’ Official Video As Debut Album Nears

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

The London, U.K.’s BLACK HELIUM are everything I like and enjoy about the psychedelic and / or shoegaze music genres. Continue reading “BLACK HELIUM Share ‘Curtains At The Mausoleum’ Official Video As Debut Album Nears”

TURBOWOLF Share ‘Domino’ Lyric Video From ‘The Free Life’; U.K. / EU. Tour Dates


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

U.K. alternative rockers Turbowolf have just shared a new lyric video for a song from their upcoming album release, “The Free Life“.    Continue reading “TURBOWOLF Share ‘Domino’ Lyric Video From ‘The Free Life’; U.K. / EU. Tour Dates”

MONOLORD To Support BLACK LABEL SOCIETY On EU. / U.K. Tour

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

Gothenburg, Sweden’s trio of utterly crushing doom, MONOLORD, have announced they will be supporting Black Label Society on their upcoming tour. That tour will hit Europe and the U.K. in March and April, you can find all dates listed below.  Continue reading “MONOLORD To Support BLACK LABEL SOCIETY On EU. / U.K. Tour”

MOUNTAINS Signs On With Rock Freaks Records; Tour Dates Confirmed

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

News from the land of London!  The UK’s Mountains have signed on with a new label to press their latest release on vinyl.  This is a lovely thing for me, as I’m a near obsessive collector of heavy sounds spun on wax.  Let’s find out the details… Continue reading “MOUNTAINS Signs On With Rock Freaks Records; Tour Dates Confirmed”

SikTH Shine Forth New Official Video For ‘Cracks Of Light’; Features Periphery’s Spencer Sotelo

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

The UK’s innovative modern metallers SikTH have debuted a new Official Video for their song “Cracks Of Light“.   Continue reading “SikTH Shine Forth New Official Video For ‘Cracks Of Light’; Features Periphery’s Spencer Sotelo”

DIRTY THRILLS Issue ‘I’ll Be With You’ Video From Upcoming ‘Heavy Living’ LP

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

London, UK’s bluesy rock ‘n rollers Dirty Thrills will return with a new album, “Heavy Living“, on September 15th via Frontiers Music Srl.   Continue reading “DIRTY THRILLS Issue ‘I’ll Be With You’ Video From Upcoming ‘Heavy Living’ LP”

ALL THEM WITCHES – Added US/EU Tour Dates; Brand New ‘BULLS’ Official Video

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

The Nashville, TN heavy blues quartet All Them Witches has just finished Round Two of their tour to support the February 24th release of their ‘Sleeping Through The War’ album.  Round three is set to start on September 18th in Germany.    Continue reading “ALL THEM WITCHES – Added US/EU Tour Dates; Brand New ‘BULLS’ Official Video”

XENTRIX Reveals Identity Of New Vocalist

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

Reactivated UK thrashers Xentrix have just given metal fans an update on the band, part of which reveals the identity of their new vocalist.   Continue reading “XENTRIX Reveals Identity Of New Vocalist”

PRONG Reveals ‘Zero Days’ Details; Summer EU. Tour Set

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

Legendary, long-running New York industrial metal band Prong have revealed the details of their upcoming album release, ‘Zero Days‘.   Continue reading “PRONG Reveals ‘Zero Days’ Details; Summer EU. Tour Set”

SACRED REICH Announces ’30 Years Of Ignorance’ Tour With BYZANTINE


This year, Arizona thrashers Sacred Reich are celebrating the 30th anniversary of the release of their classic album, Ignorance. To commemorate this milestone, the band is bringing their 30 Years Of Ignorance tour around the world, which kicks off in Europe in July.   Continue reading “SACRED REICH Announces ’30 Years Of Ignorance’ Tour With BYZANTINE”