Press Release 7/06/2023:
I recently signed a contract with KDM (K Digital Media, LTD) for distribution and marketing in the following territories: KOREA & ASIA (JAPAN/ CHINA/ HONGKONG/ TAIWAN/ THAILAND/ VIETNAM/ LAOS/ MYANMA/ MONGOLIA/ INDONESIA/ PHILLIPPINES/ CAMBODIA/ MALAYSIA/ NEPAL/ OMAN/ SINGAPORE/ KUWAIT/ INDIA/ PAKISTAN/ UAE/ AFRICA). This is a huge step in worldwide exposure!
A huge Thank You to Phil Taylor (RSTE), Mark Berry (AMG) and Dana Lyons (VP of International Admin. AMG/VP of Operations RSTE) for believing in me and the project!
The Axeman Unleashed is now on Rock Solid Talent Entertainment Record Label distributed by RSTE / AMG / SONY & KDM Worldwide!
Due to indifferences, David Pitkavish has parted ways with my backing band The Hellhounds. Auditions are underway for a replacement bassist.
All interested bassist please contact management through this site (contact page) or submit online press kit/media material to Rileywoodmusicgroup@yahoo.com
Lastly, I signed a contract for Artist Ambassador Endorsement with ENGL amp company. They will be announcing my signing on soon! I'm extremely excited about this!
Keep watching this site for more updates!
Press Release 6/02/2023:
We return to rock The Blue Note Harrison Ohio Saturday June 10th with Jack Russell's Great White! Sharing the bill with us main stage is our buds Russell Jinkens XL & Rock'n the pub stage our buddies The New Machine & Kick n Steel! Tix available at www.cincyticket.com
After that we hit the road for Oakwood, IL to open the Metal Martin show at Exit 210 Saloon with our buds Blood of Heroes, Wrath, FLAW & A Killer's Confession! (See tour dates page for more info on these shows)
Press Release 3/23:
The Axeman Unleashed has been rereleased March 31st, 2023 with Rock Solid Talent Entertainment (distributed thru RSTE / AMG / SONY)!
AMG has started work on the worldwide radio campaign. So start calling into your favorite radio stations and requesting your favorite Joe Riley song from the album!
Tour dates are in the works to support the radio campaign. Stay tuned for more announcements!
We are thrilled to see our friends at Guitar World Magazine have added the fullpage album promo from last June (Randy Rhoads issue) to the newest issue of Guitar World! February 2023 (Beatles cover)
We wish to send out a HUGE THANK YOU to Robert and everyone at Future Inc & Guitar World Magazine for their continued support!