- Deals, contests, prizes, and holiday greetings from the Riot Fest staff!
12 Days of Deals on RiotBrand.org, the Ho Ho Haul Contest, plus get a Holiday greeting card from the beloved Riot Fest staff…
- First 100 Orders Receive A Free Gift! Available while supplies last
Get 30% off merch at Riot Brand today only
- Available while supplies last
You know what time of the year it is… today is Black Friday, and we’ve got deals, exclusive (and limited quantity) holiday merch, re-stocked popular items from this year’s Riot Fest, and a few of our greatest hits from the past
- Ugly Holiday Sweater Drops This Friday!
Black Friday has gotten too commercial, so we’ve decided to bring it back to what it’s really about, making money for companies like us. Back by “popular” demand, it’s the Secret Satan Stash!
- Listen to the playlist now
Rather than make one of those topical on-trend year-end lists, we decided to share a random smattering of the albums we’ve enjoyed most this year.
- 20% off all merch on Riot Brand with the code BLACKFRIDAY22 starting tomorrow
Back by “popular” demand this holiday season is the Secret Satan Stash! You know the drill—there’s NO picking what shirts go in the stash, NO returns whatsoever, and absolutely NO crying allowed (as always). Perfect for when you want to buy a gift for somebody without the hassle of having to think too hard. Or at all, for that matter.
- An Interview With State Champs
State Champs hit the road last week in support of their fourth studio album, Kings of the New Age. This is the band’s biggest headlining tour to date which means larger stages, ramped up production value, and big surprises for fans, including a carefully curated setlist of old hits and new fan favs. The night […]
Halloween’s on a Monday this year—but we’re not letting that slow down the greatest day of the year! The Riot Fest team has been hard at work celebrating, debating, and sharing our favorite films to watch on Halloween night, and we’ve come up with a frightfully good list of our top picks for you. Here’s […]
- Yes, even beating out the Misfits.
Recently, I walked into a bougie health food store (it wasn’t Whole Foods, but a large local competitor) to the strains of a song I never expected to hear over their speakers: “Human Fly” by the Cramps. It was far from the first time I’d heard a punk-adjacent song in this kind of store. When […]
Today’s Who The Heck feature is all about Pinkshift, Baltimore’s most promising young punk trio—and quite possibly the textbook definition of a “next generation” pop punk band (if “pop punk” is even the right phrase). Inspired by acts like My Chemical Romance and No Doubt, Pinkshift’s style leans into grunge and post-hardcore territories—but it was […]
- Listen to “EAT OFF MY CHEST“ off the D.C. group’s debut EP (out October 28) below
“WE’RE JUST GROWING TITS AND THROWING FITS AT THE END OF THE WORLD! ” That’s just one memorable line from singer-songwriter Jael Holzman, a trans woman at the front of a thrilling new band called Ekko Astral who are currently tearing up Washington D.C.’s local punk scene. Today, we’re premiering their latest single “EAT OFF […]