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Zao To Issue Pyrrhic Victory EP In November Song Premiere Tour

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) West Virginia’s long-running metalcore legends ZAO have announced a planned EP release for this autumn. “Pyrrhic Victory” is the follow up to 2016’s fantastic The Well-Intentioned Virus and it will be released on November 3rd via ZAO‘s own Observed/Observer Recordings. With …

Almost Honest Premiere Appalachian Sasquatch Official Video

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) Our Pennsylvanian pals Almost Honest have just premiered a new Official Video for “Appalachian Sasquatch“. Check out the upright humanoid hilarity in the visualizer below. The track hails from Almost Honest‘s 2017 album offering, “Thunder Mouth” which I recently reviewed (here). …

Mourning Sign Nest of Vipers Maxi Single Review and Stream

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) Stockholm, Sweden’s Mourning Sign have resurfaced with a new 2-song offering for your listening enjoyment. The “Nest Of Vipers” Maxi-Single dropped back in late August and is creating some nice buzz in all the right places since. The band is currently …

Oldschool Sunday Blood Duster Includes Break Up Announcement

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker”, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) The birth of Australia’s Blood Duster occurred in 1991 with Jason Fuller (aka Jason PC on bass), Anthony Barry (vocals and guitar) and Andrew Brown (drums). The band’s name was taken from a John Zorn song, “Blood Duster“, off his 1989 …

Five of The Eyes Prepare for Next Weeks Full Length Debut Video

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) Portland, Maine’s metallic-tinged progressive rockers Five Of The Eyes are poised to issue their full-length debut album, “The Venus Transit“, near month’s end. The nine-song offering will be an independent release and was produced, recorded, and mixed at Windham, Maine’s Halo …

An Interview Elder Druids Brien Gillen

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) Doom music is universal it seems. It can come or originate from anywhere upon the globe, and do so at any point in time. Take Northern Ireland for example, back in 2015 as that’s where a five-fold set of riff worshipers …

Orissa Resurrection Review Video Premiere

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) New York’s Orissa are most definitely on the move with their imminent full-length album release, “Resurrection“. It will drop on November 3rd and based on what I’ve culled from my own listens to it, it is going to impress innumerable people. …

Symetria Streaming Imminent Tripsquad Records Self Titled Release

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) New Jersey’s Symetria are preparing to release their new self-titled album for the burgeoning Tripsquad Records label. The Garden State locale that brought us Method Of Destruction (M.O.D.), TT Quick, Overkill and the legendary metal label Megaforce Records is the perfect …

Mirror Queen To Release Verdigris Next Month Track Streaming

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) Tee Pee Records‘ recording artists Mirror Queen have revealed further details of their upcoming studio album release, “Verdigris“. The six-song collection will be released through the label on October 27th and is the follow-up to the band’s 2015’s LP, Scaffolds Of …

Fotocrime Return with EP Always Night Share New Song Tour Dates

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) Louisville, Kentucky’s Fotocrime have returned with news of a new EP, “Always Night“, that they’ll be releasing soon. If you are not yet familiar with Fotocrime then just know it is the project begun by Ryan Patterson, who fronted post-hardcore act …