May 18

Rivers Of Nihil to kick off “Devastation On The Nation” USA tour with Cryptopsy, Decrepit Birth and more tomorrow; band to host live stream of rehearsal today on Facebook at 2PM PDT//5PM EDT

Pennsylvania progressive death metal unit Rivers Of Nihil will begin the “Devastation On The Nation” tour tomorrow (May 19th). The mega tour features headliners Cryptopsy and Decrepit Birth with additional support provided by The Zenith Passage, The Kennedy Veil, Visceral Disgorge, Seeker, and Gloom at select shows. See below for all dates! Use Facebook to …

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Oct 17

Rivers of Nihil launch guitar play-through for “Reign of Dreams”; set to kick off European tour with Obscura, Revocation, and Beyond Creation this week

Starting this Thursday (October 20th), Rivers of Nihil will head back out on the road, joining Obscura, Revocation, and Beyond Creation for a must-see tour across Europe. In anticipation of this trek, the band has launched a guitar play-through for “Reign of Dreams”, taken from their latest album, Monarchy. To watch Rivers of Nihil‘s Jon Topore …

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May 04

Rivers of Nihil announce North American tour with Beyond Creation, The Zenith Passage

This July, Rivers of Nihil will embark on another North American trek, touring in support of their acclaimed sophomore album, Monarchy! The quintet will first play a short run of headlining shows before joining Beyond Creation and The Zenith Passage on the road, making this one bill not to be missed. See below for all dates. …

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Feb 16

Rivers of Nihil launch live video for “Monarchy”; set to kick off USA tour tomorrow with Black Fast and Dark Sermon

Ready to kick off their USA tour tomorrow (Feb. 17th) with Black Fast and Dark Sermon, Rivers of Nihil have now launched a live video for the track “Monarchy”, taken from their new album of the same name. Shot at a Los Angeles show this past November, the video can be viewed at: https://youtu.be/keP4un-vNH4 Use Facebook …

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Jan 13

Rivers of Nihil announce new drummer; launch drum play-through for “Perpetual Growth Machine” online

photo credit: Simon Girard Progressive death metal outfit Rivers of Nihil have amicably parted ways with drummer Alan Balamut. Regarding the split, Alan comments: Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Dec 13

Stephanie’s Top 15 for 2013

2013 marked another fantastic year for metal music. This was definitely the year of surprising releases from bands I thought were over making music. But some of the most vigorous, technical and mind-blowing albums I’ve heard were released. Compiling a list of only fifteen albums to mention was a pain in the ass. But nonetheless …

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Oct 22

Rivers of Nihil – The Conscious Seed of Light (2013)

The newest band to reach the hungry death metal audience is Rivers of Nihil. They emerged out of Reading, Pennsylvania to deliver indomitable yet dexterous material. After listening to their debut LP titled The Conscious Seed of Light, you’ll understand the hype. This band blends a nefarious sound with skillful musicianship, resulting in a sound …

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