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That deaf, dumb and blind kid sure could play a mean pinball, but how would he do as the main attraction on the cover of a Broadway playbill The rock 'n' roll and theater worlds would find out when the two cultures collided a

2018-04-23: Judas Priest and Deep Purple Announce Co-Headlining Tour
A pair of metal giants with new albums out are joining forces this summer. Judas Priest and Deep Purple revealed dates for a five-week co-headlining tour of North America. They'll begin on Aug. 21 at the Riverbend Music Cente

2018-04-22: Kamran Alan Shikoh leaves Glass Hammer
OK...Here's the scoop- GH has had many members come and go at will. They have their own label and members make decisions accordingly. As far as I can deduce, Alan was the 5th axe man in GH and you could complicate that number

2018-04-20: New Patrick Moraz band - Random Kingdom
Patrick Moraz: Steinway, synth, voice, percussions - Gonzague Ruffieux: drums, Synclavier, Hartmann Neuron - Patrick Perrier: bass - Philippe Aguet: guitar - Richard Pizzorno: solo synth - Johnny Visan: violin - Valentine: so

2018-04-20: Frogg Cafe, and Brett Kull Live on Aural Moon 2:00PM 4-21-18
Frogg Cafe / Brett Kull & Ray Weston LIVE ON AURAL MOON! Frogg Cafe / Brett Kull & Ray Weston will be appearing at the New Jersey Prog House, Saturday April 21st at 2:00 PM Eastern. The show will be streamed live on Aural Moo

2018-04-20: Glass Hammer announce new album Mostly Live In Italy
US prog rockers Glass Hammer have announced that they’ll release a new album next month. It’s titled Mostly Live In Italy and it's set to arrive on May 18 and continues the US outfit’s 25th anniversary celebrations. It was re

2018-04-19: Roger Waters Reveals Pink Floyd’s ‘Animals’ Is Getting a Surround Sound Reissue
According to former Pink Floyd bassist Roger Waters, the next reissue to mine the band's classic catalog will be a new edition of their 1977 Animals LP presenting the songs in 5.1 surround sound. Waters made passing mention o

2018-04-19: Watch Todd Rundgren’s Utopia Launch Reunion Tour
Todd Rundgren’s Utopia played a 24-song set to launch their reunion tour – with a last-minute lineup change – last night in Pennsylvania. Keyboardist Gil Assayas was recruited days before rehearsals began, after Ralph Schucke

2018-04-19: Fates Warning: announce "Live Over Europe" album release!
Progressive Metal pioneers FATES WARNING are proud to announce the upcoming release of their new live album “Live Over Europe” on June 29th, 2018 via InsideOutMusic. Gathered during the group’s most recent European headlining

2018-04-19: Dave Kerzner premieres video for his epic track Hypocrites
Dave Kerzner has launched a video for his track Hypocrites exclusively with Prog. It’s the latest song taken from the Sound Of Contact man’s latest solo album Static, which arrived in September 2017. Kerzner premiered a promo

2018-04-18: Devin Townsend: - announces ERAS Part 1 vinyl collection
Devin Townsend has announced a series of high quality, lavish vinyl collections under the name of ‘ERAS’. The first in this series is released 08th June 2018 and features the quadrilogy of albums that came out during the peri

2018-04-17: Nick Mason to perform early Pink Floyd with new band Saucerful Of Secrets
Pink Floyd legend Nick Mason has formed an intriguing new band called Nick Mason’s Saucerful Of Secrets. The five-piece will solely perform Pink Floyd’s early work including songs from 'The Piper At The Gates of Dawn' and 'A

2018-04-16: Crowdfunding campaign for new BASTA -CD
Joris Vanvinckenroye en Jana Arntz from Aranis need your help in Financing the Basta duo CD: BASta! started as the one-man project of double bass player and composer Joris Vanvinckenroye (Aranis). Joris creates music by recor

2018-04-16: Styx Open Up to Dan Rather in New Interview
Three members of Styx --Tommy Shaw, James “JY” Young and Lawrence Gowan -- will appear on Dan Rather's The Big Interview show tomorrow. The program will air on AXS TV at 9PM ET. You can see a few preview clips below. On May 3

2018-04-15: Moody Blues Perform at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction
The Moody Blues were enshrined in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tonight, some five decades after they helped give rise to progressive rock by adding symphonic elements to pop songs. They celebrated by performing "I'm Just a

2018-04-15: Tentative schedule released for ProgStock 2018
Here is the CURRENT SCHEDULE (subject to change) for ProgStock 2018 October 5-7, 2018 at The UC PAC in Rahway, NJ. Friday 10/5/2018 - 3:30pm-4:30pm – Orpheus Nine - 4:30pm-5:30pm – break and meet & greet with Orpheus Nine 5

2018-04-14: Haken: - announce first ever "L-1VE" album; work on next studio album
HAKEN are extremely pleased to announce the release of their first ever live album, titled ‘L-1VE’ and scheduled for release on the 22nd June 2018. Following the release of the bands much-acclaimed fourth studio album ‘Affini

2018-04-14: Toundra: - launch new track 'Kingston Falls'
Spanish instrumentalist rockers Toundra are set to release their fifth studio album ‘Vortex’ on 27th April 2018, following the success of ´IV´, which reached an historic #2 in the Spanish charts. Last month saw the launch of

If there was one album that defined my teen years, it would have to be Close to the Edge. Little did I dream that in four short decades (damn, I’m old), I would be able to CRUISE TO THE EDGE with Yes and an shipload of other

2018-04-13: The Security Project Feat. King Crimson & Peter Gabriel Members East Coast US & Canada Tour May/June 2018
The Security Project has once again reinvented itself, this time with vocalist Happy Rhodes. Together with Jerry Marotta (drummer from Peter Gabriel’s first five records, Trey Gunn (King Crimson), Michael Cozzi(Shriekback) an

2018-04-12: Edensong interview tonight on CKCU's Infinite Ceiling
Coming up at 8:30 PM on April 12th, 2018: Interview with James Byron Schoen from the NYC-based group Edensong about their upcoming show at Café Dekuf this coming Monday Apr. 16 as part of their current US/Canadian tour

2018-04-12: Claudio Simonetti's Goblin announce Dawn Of The Dead 40th anniversary shows
Cult horror soundtrack composer Claudio Simonetti has announced that his band Goblin will be performing two of their best-known scores live this summer. Best known for their work on George A Romero's Dawn Of The Dead and Dari

2018-04-11: Yes Featuring Anderson, Rabin, Wakeman Announce 50th Anniversary Tour
In recognition of the 50th anniversary of Yes' debut, Yes Featuring Anderson, Rabin, Wakeman have announced the first dates of a 100-show world tour that they're calling Quintessential Yes: The 50th Anniversary Tour. They als

2018-04-11: Moody Blues’ ‘Days of Future Passed’ Was Made to Sell Stereos
Moody Blues frontman Justin Hayward said their groundbreaking 1967 album Days of Future Passed came about as a result of their record label’s desire for a publicity stunt. The band was signed to Decca, which had developed the

2018-04-10: District 97 Release Teaser Video Ahead Of New Tour
Chicago prog rockers District 97 have released a teaser video to promote their string of live dates they're undertaking to celebrate their 10th anniversary in April and May. The video, which you can watch below, also features

2018-04-10: Watch ‘Exit Suite’, the new video from Gazpacho
Norwegian progressive rock band Gazpacho are back! It’s been a long time since the release of their dark opus ‘Molok’, but the past three years have been spent creating new music and touring. The first fruits of that new musi

2018-04-10: UK’s Debut Album To Be Released On Limited Edition 180 Gram Vinyl
Celebrating the 40th anniversary of UK’s critically acclaimed self-titled debut record released on Polydor in 1978, Eddie Jobson is making this seminal album available on vinyl for the first time since its original release. I

2018-04-09: The Sea Within: Roine Stolt, Daniel Gildenlöw, Jonas Reingold, Tom Brislin & Marco Minnemann - announce self-titled debut album
The Sea Within – the new art-rock collective comprising of Roine Stolt (Transatlantic, The Flower Kings), Daniel Gildenlöw (Pain of Salvation), Jonas Reingold (Steve Hackett, The Flower Kings, Karmakanic, The Tangent), Tom Br

2018-04-08: Chilean Prog Ensemble Aisles Premieres Third New Video “Still Alive”
Chilean Prog ensemble Aisles, South America’s most acclaimed prog band of the last 10 years, is premiering the third video of their “Live from Estudio del Sur” sessions, for the song “Still Alive”, which was originally releas

2018-04-08: A Few Words With ... Tony Banks
Five is the 3rd orchestral album by Genesis keyboardist Tony Banks. For this outing he is joined by conductor Nick Ingman and the Czech national symphony orchestra and choir. Banks and I dove into the construction of the albu

2018-04-07: Dream Theater to Start Work on New Album in June
Dream Theater will gather in the studio to start work on their 14th album in a couple of months, frontman James LaBrie reported in a new interview. The band hope the follow-up to 2016’s The Astonishing will be released early

2018-04-07: Flight's debut album "Simulator" is now available
Flight's debut album "Simulator" is now available on CDBaby, Amazon, iTunes, Spotify and all the major digital music sites. Please support Independent and New Music! Purchase Full Album here: https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/fligh

2018-04-06: First official video from the upcoming Spock's Beard album
SPOCK'S BEARD - To Breathe Another Day (OFFICIAL VIDEO). Taken from the album "Noise Floor", out May 25th, 2018. Order now: https://SpocksBeard.lnk.to/NoiseFloor

2018-04-06: 25 Years Ago: How Tool’s Debut ‘Undertow’ Broke Every Metal Rule
Tool had given music fans a taste of what they were capable of with the Opiate EP in March 1992, then went on to some high profile opening slots for the likes of Corrosion of Conformity, Fishbone and Rollins Band. Buzz had be

2018-04-06: Flav Martin & Jerry Marotta Release Debut Album Soul Redemption
Soul Redemption is the debut release from singer/song writer Flav Martin and drummer Jerry Marotta. The duo harmoniously blends modern adult rock with traditional world pop. Whether performed in a cafe in Italy or on the polo

2018-04-05: Jeff Beck Documentary ‘Still on the Run’ Scheduled for Release
Jeff Beck's long and distinguished career has been given the documentary treatment, and fans will be able to witness the results at home next month. Due in stores May 18, Still on the Run: The Jeff Beck Story promises to offe

2018-04-04: Todd Rundgren & His Utopia Bandmates Talk Reunion Tour & Penchant for Concept Albums
Todd Rundgren and some friends are on the road to Utopia again. Rundgren and longtime collaborators Kasim Sulton and John "Willie" Wilcox have just started rehearsals for their first tour as Utopia -- Rundgren's main performa

2018-04-04: We Want You to Join the ProgStock Family!
Beginning Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 12noon US Eastern time, you can buy our Prog-Ducer Packages for $395 each directly from the Union County Performing Arts Center online box office. Be one of our most cherished supporters an

2018-04-03: A Spacey Odyssey 50th Anniversary Spacescape on Echoes
Today we’ve got our spaceship ready to launch into the unknown as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s classic film, 2001: A Space Odyssey. Based on a story by author Isaac Asimov, 2001 has thrilled and perp

2018-04-03: Another Prog CD vendor (Kinesis) down
If you were wondering about the dearth of new releases on this site, and even if you weren’t, the time has come to pull the plug on this business. There were several reasons for this decision, but it was really only a questio

2018-04-03: Glenn Hughes Announces Dates for ‘Classic Deep Purple Live’ Tour
Glenn Hughes will bring his "Classic Deep Purple Live" tour to the United States for two rounds of shows in 2018 — and he's just unveiled which dates he's lined up for the first leg. Hughes debuted the show, which promises a

2018-04-03: Boston Globe Review: NBC’s exhilarating ‘Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert’ pulses with energy
There were times during Sunday night’s “Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert” when the crowd of Jesus’s supporters were like one single character on the stage. In hipster-looking styles, glitter, and tattoos, they moved in

2018-04-02: Additional bands added to ProgStock 2018
On The Waiting Room, Tom Palmieri of ProgStock joined us and we announced that the following artists will perform at ProgStock...IQ, Mystery, Enchant, Michael Sadler of SAGA, Accordo dei Contrari, Evership, Orpheus Nine, IZZ,

2018-04-02: Captain Beefheart’s ‘Trout Mask Replica’ to Be Reissued
Jack White’s Third Man Records has announced a reissue of Trout Mask Replica, the classic 1969 album by Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band. The extensive bundle will be available as the 36th package in Third Man’s Vault ser

2018-04-02: Why Genesis Had to Keep Shedding Members
For Genesis, chart success really was a matter of addition by subtraction. Originally a five-piece prog behemoth, the band scored its biggest hit singles after being pared to a threesome. They lost the first key member – co-f

2018-04-02: RIP: Mike Harrison, Spooky Tooth Singer, Dies
Mike Harrison, lead singer of Spooky Tooth, has passed away. He died Sunday, March 25 at the age of 72. No cause of death has been reported. The news was reported by the BBC. They referenced his beginnings in the North West E

2018-04-01: Members of Yes and ARW Bury Hatchet, Plan Re-Union Tour
Fans of classic and modern Yes rejoice! Members of current Yes lineup, along with Yes featuring Anderson, Rabin, Wakeman, gathered together as a group for the first time since the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to bury Hatchet, a

2018-04-01: The World Prog Project
WorldProg © is a community project. We are gathering the greatest progressive rock, jazz, electronic, ambient, alternative and soundtrack artists, the music industry people they work with, and even their families, from the fo

2018-04-01: Big Big Train to reissue ‘Bard’ as 5.1 deluxe edition
Having spent the first part of their career defining their sound and dealing with shifting line-ups, prog band Big Big Train struck on a winning formula with ‘The Difference Machine’ and ‘The Underfall Yard’, before cementing

2018-04-01: The 100 Greatest Prog Songs Of All Time
What are the greatest prog 'songs' of all time? What is a song anyway? Can one song fill two sides of vinyl and be made up of several 'suites'? Aren't those 'suites', 'songs'? Welcome to a song poll unlike any other. Voted fo

2018-03-31: Dan Weiss’s Starebaby Mines the Loud Ground Where Jazz and Metal Meet
In January, an audience at the New School was treated to a surprising sonic shift: placid jazz quickly evolving into punishing metal. The instrumental quintet Starebaby began performing “The Memory of My Memory” in ballad mod

2018-03-31: AAJ Review: King Crimson: Live In Vienna, December 1st, 2016 (UK Edition)
Another year, another live King Crimson set? True, perhaps. But since reforming in a slightly shifting but conceptually constant form in 2013 to begin touring in the fall of the following year, the band's forward-looking, eve

2018-03-30: New Album By French Composer Alan Simon “BIG BANG” Featuring Members of Supertramp and Saga – Now Available!
In collaboration with NASA and its amazing sound bank from the universe, the French composer and creator of Excalibur: The Celtic Rock Opera, Alan Simon, now offers an original album of 14 great elegant tracks: “BIG BANG”. 12

2018-03-30: A buzz-worthy ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’
I’m way too excited about “Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert,” which airs Sunday at 8 p.m. on NBC. I know every single word of that musical by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, and have since I was a kid, and even if the

2018-03-29: Pinnacle Indiegogo update
The new Pinnacle album is nearing completion, but we need YOUR help to put the finishing touches on it. Check out our Indiegogo campaign! Please consider contributing and also share the link so everyone gets a chance! Thank y

2018-03-29: Vangelis at 75 & 10 Best Albums on Echoes
One of the icons of electronic music, Vangelis, turns 75. We explore the sound of this iconic musician who composed scores for Chariots of Fire and Bladerunner and dozens of influential albums. Interviews and music from Vange

2018-03-29: Tangerine Dream to Release Quantum Gate / Quantum Key 2CD Set on April 20th Through Kscope
Following the release of Tangerine Dream’s latest studio album, Quantum Gate, Kscope are set to release the album as a 2CD set with the inclusion of the EP Quantum Key. Quantum Gate released on September 29th 2017, to coincid

2018-03-29: There Won’t Be a Supergroup Featuring Genesis’ Tony Banks
Tony Banks has been surrounded by a slew of well-known collaborators, first in Genesis and then in Bankstatement and Strictly Inc. These days, however, he prefers to go it alone. That doesn't mean Banks is focused on solo pia

2018-03-28: Kickstarter: new music from Mats & Morgan's new symphony orchestra project, DVDs, CDs, vinyls, downloads + urgent hearing treatment for Mats!
This is a win-win thing. Get our latest and upcoming releases and help a great cause! I created this kickstarter project for two reasons. 1: We have new cool music available that we are very proud of. 2: Mats Öberg, my longti

2018-03-28: Flash Vocal Legend Colin Carter To Release Debut Solo Album “ONE”
Best known as the lead vocalist for Prog icons Flash featuring guitar legend Peter Banks, Colin Carter is releasing his debut solo album titled “ONE”; A diverse collection of light and dark electric rock, with a little funk,

2018-03-28: Jethro Tull Celebrates 50 Years Of Music With Two New Career Spanning Collections
50 For 50 Spans The Group's Legendary Career With 50 Tracks Selected By Founder Ian Anderson To Represent All 21 Of Tull's Studio Recordings. Jethro Tull played its first show at the Marquee Club London on February 2, 1968. I

2018-03-28: PODCAST: Prog Report Top 5 Mike Portnoy Cover Songs
Drum legend Mike Portnoy joins Prog Report host, Roie Avin, as they go through a list of the best covers songs Portnoy has recorded with the various groups he has been with from Liquid Tension Experiment, Dream Theater, Neal

2018-03-28: Live gig review – Steven Wilson, SEC Armadillo, Glasgow (24 March 2018)
Steven Wilson, the “most successful prog rock musician you’ve never heard of”, brings his current tour to Glasgow, and delivers a truly immersive concert music experience that gets right To The Bone of why live gigs can be su

2018-03-28: Sons Of Apollo: announce release of special six-track single "Alive / Tengo Vida"; plus additional European tour dates
SONS OF APOLLO--former Dream Theater members Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherinian, Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal (ex-Guns N’ Roses), Billy Sheehan (The Winery Dogs, Mr. Big, David Lee Roth) and Jeff Scott Soto (ex-Journey, ex-Yngwie Malm

2018-03-27: Brian Eno's Music for Airports at 40 on Echoes
Hard to believe it’s been 40 years since Brian Eno recorded Ambient 1: Music for Airports. With it, he created a new sound, and coined a new term in modern music that is still being explored today. Join us when Brian Eno talk

2018-03-27: Watch Rush’s New ‘A Farewell to Kings’ Lyric Video
Rush have released a new lyric video for the classic song “A Farewell to Kings,” tied to the 40th-anniversary edition of the album that arrived last year. Discussing the making of A Farewell to Kings, which came out in Septem

2018-03-26: Spock's Beard, IO Earth, David Cross, Alan Hewitt added to CTTE 2019
Please welcome the mighty Spock's Beard to the 2019 Cruise to the Edge! We are happy to celebrate their 10th birthday onboard Cruise to the Edge next February! Please welcome IO EARTH to the 2019. David Cross returns with his

2018-03-26: Why Genesis Started Writing Shorter Songs
As the '80s dawned, Genesis began releasing more concise, radio-friendly singles. It seemed, at least to the casual listener, that this shift coincided with Phil Collins' ascension after the exit of founding singer Peter Gabr

2018-03-26: Yes Announce 50th Anniversary North American Tour
Yes will commemorate the 50 years that have passed since their debut album with a special tour. The band announced more than 30 dates across North America that will take place this summer. They'll begin with two nights at the

2018-03-26: Toundra: - launch video for 'Cobra'
Spanish instrumentalist rockers Toundra recently announced the release of their fifth studio album ‘Vortex’ for 27th April 2018, following the success of ´IV´, which reached an historic #2 in the Spanish charts. Now they are

2018-03-25: Pinnacle announce their fourth CD with Bootleg, er, Loot Beg
My band Pinnacle has finished recording and mixing our fourth CD called To Whoever You Are Now. We got some help from the great Ray Weston in the form of a guest lead vocal. And Simon Godfrey of Valdez gave us all kinds of mi

2018-03-25: 3RDegree "The Ones & Zeros Show" Tour 2018 final dates announced
Having done a six country tour of Europe and the US in late 2015 when Ones & Zeros: vol. 1 was just out, we figured we'd try it again but in other directions. We will be doing our "westernmost" shows (ever!) in Cleveland and

2018-03-24: FISH joins CTTE 2019
This has been unders discussion for quite a few weeks and really glad it's all come together. My first ever cruise and in such illustrious company. Really looking forward to it as are all the band. Obviously as we will be ove

2018-03-23: Innerview: Sonar with David Torn - Wild abandon
The making of Sonar’s fourth release Vortex was all about living in the moment. After three quartet albums exploring the edges of minimalist groove, the Swiss group partnered with renowned guitarist, composer and producer Dav

2018-03-23: Echoes Podcast: Interview with the Philadelphia's Nightcrawlers
The Nightcrawlers were the reluctant leaders of a Philadelphia music scene that tapped the sounds of German space music. Electronic music had its first real explosion in the 1970s with European artists like Tangerine Dream, K

2018-03-23: The History of Rockers in ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’
Jesus Christ Superstar, an interpretation of the last days of Jesus Christ, wasn't the first attempt to bring rock music to the stage – that honor is widely credited to 1968's Hair – but it's arguably been the most enduring.

2018-03-22: EvoRevolution (Alberto Rigoni feat. Marco Minnemann) - promo sampler
After the release of six albums between 2008 and 2017, Italian bassist and composer Alberto Rigoni (soloist, co-producer of Vivaldi Metal Project, founder of Bassists Alliance Project, ex Twinspirits) is now going to release

2018-03-22: Kickstarter: Bent Knee Say So Vinyl Pressing
Ever since our latest album Land Animal was released on vinyl, many have asked when the rest of our catalog is coming to the format. A good question, to be sure, so we looked into it. Turns out, 2016’s Say So and 2014’s Shiny

2018-03-22: Why Genesis’ Tony Banks Left Progressive Rock Behind
Tony Banks' rock days have been in the rear-view for the past decade. Yet he's faced the same question pretty much since the day he completed a massive Genesis tour with former bandmates Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford in 20

2018-03-21: Pendragon, Gazpacho and District 97 added to CTTE 2019 lineup
CRUISE TO THE EDGE.February 4 – 9, 2019 •Departing from Tampa, Florida. Cruise to the Edge, the greatest Prog Rock Vacation on Earth, will hit the high seas again in 2019! Join us on our 6th voyage of Cruise to the Edge, sail

2018-03-21: Marillion - All One Tonight - The Space Live At The Royal Albert Hall
To celebrate the imminent release of All One Tonight - Live At The Royal Albert Hall, we are delighted to share one of the highlights. The Space opened our second set and features the string quartet In Praise Of Folly along w

2018-03-20: How You Could Join Todd Rundgren’s Utopia
Todd Rundgren’s reunited band Utopia have issued a public invitation to any keyboardist who wants to join them on their upcoming tour. The successful candidate will replace Ralph Schuckett, who’s suffering “unexpected health

2018-03-20: King Crimson Meets Van der Graaf Generator! David Cross & David Jackson Release New Album “Another Day” – OUT NOW
During the 1970s David Cross was a member of King Crimson and David Jackson was a member of Van der Graaf Generator. Now much to the excitement of music aficionados worldwide, the duo have teamed up for an amazing new album t

2018-03-19: New Progressive Rock Band IN CONTINUUM!
American musician, songwriter, producer, sound designer, co-founder of the band Sound of Contact and lauded progressive-rock artist Dave Kerzner, has announced the birth of a new progressive rock super-group named “In Continu

2018-03-19: Twelfth Night: More details emerge regarding forthcoming 3CD ‘Fact & Fiction’ deluxe
At the beginning of 2018, it was announced that this year would finally see the release of the long anticipated 3CD ‘Definitive Edition’ of Twelfth Night’s ‘Fact & Fiction’. The original album has long been a favourite for fa

2018-03-19: The Flower Kings: - announce 'A Kingdom of Colours 2 (2004 - 2013)' boxset
Veteran Swedish progressive rockers The Flower Kings released the first part of a career spanning boxset titled ‘A Kingdom of Colours (1995-2002)’ late last year, covering the period starting with ‘Back in the World of Advent

2018-03-19: Kino: launch stream of 'I Don't Know Why'
Kino are set to release their new album ‘Radio Voltaire’ on the 23rd March 2018, arriving 13 years after the band’s much-loved debut ‘Picture’ back in 2005. It sees John Mitchell (It Bites, Lonely Robot) & Pete Trewavas (Mari

2018-03-19: Kansas Launches U.S. Tour in Support of 40th Anniversary of 'Point of Know Return' Album
The iconic prog rock record was the band's best-selling release. It’s not easy to avoid Point of Know Return, Kansas’ enigmatic fifth studio album on Kirshner/CBS -- whose title track is still a fixture of rock radio and the

2018-03-18: First artists announced for Cruise To The Edge 2019
YES, Steve Hackett, Mike Portnoy, PFM, Jordan Rudess, Riverside, Brand X, In Continuum, John Lodge, Frost, Magic Pie, Airbag, Electric Asturias, Soft Machine, and more to come.

2018-03-18: Yes review – prog-rock giants take virtuosic tour through golden oldies
The rock warriors celebrate their 50th anniversary with a show of 70s hits and Spinal Tap-style howlers. And on drums … Jay Leno!” yells Yes guitarist Steve Howe, wrongly introducing his band’s drummer (former Asia stickman J

2018-03-18: AAJ Review: The Dixie Dregs at Scottish Rite Auditorium
They've always remained one of the most under-the-radar of fusion bands. The Dixie Dregs' every-damn-thing-at-once musical stew could have hardly been better designed to elude widespread exposure—too much jazzy complexity for

2018-03-17: PODCAST: Prog Report Top 5 Dream Theater Songs
Prog Report host Roie Avin debates the Top 5 Dream Theater songs with guitarist Eric Gillette (Neal Morse Band/Mike Portnoy’s Shattered Fortress) and former record exec/Dream Theater super fan Kyle Graves.

2018-03-17: STEVEN WILSON On Why The Chances Of PORCUPINE TREE Reunion Are Zero
In a recent interview with Eon, Prog wizard Steven Wilson was asked about the possibility of Porcupine Tree reunion. He said: “Well, honestly, I would say zero, because I’m just not that kind of person. “I don’t go backwards.

2018-03-17: Interview with John Holden on new album and working with Joe Payne, Billy Sherwood
John Holden's album Capture Light is out later in March. John talked to me about the making of the album and working with guests like Billy Sherwood, Oliver Wakeman and Joe Payne. How did you come to make this album? What wer

2018-03-16: [MORSE]FEST returns September 14-15, 2018 in Cross Plains, TN!
FRIDAY NIGHT (9/14): "VOICES OF THE BEARD - STORYTELLERS PART 2". An evening showcasing the songwriting and influences of Spock's Beard's lead vocalists Neal Morse, Ted Leonard, and Nick D'Virgilio. Featuring Eric Gillette an

2018-03-16: Steve Howe Explains the Yes Effect
Yes guitarist Steve Howe said that the secret to the band’s success is their approach to collaboration and song arrangement, arguing that the quality of their material was improved by those measures. The prog vets are current

2018-03-16: Get Your First Look at Alice Cooper in ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’
On Easter Sunday, April 1, NBC will present a live production of the Andrew Lloyd Webber/Tim Rice musical Jesus Christ Superstar. The network has released a trailer for the show, which offers a first look at Alice Cooper as K

2018-03-16: Album Review - Fernando Perdomo: Out to Sea
One look at his online presence and you know this: Fernando Perdomo lives, breathes and loves music. His Facebook feed is chock full of great stuff he’s heard or created (including his vibrant contributions to Dave Kerzner’s

2018-03-15: Watch the Moody Blues Perform ‘The Morning (Another Morning)’ From ‘Days of Future Passed Live'
The Moody Blues are marking the 50th anniversary of their classic Days of Future Passed LP with a CD/DVD offering a new live performance of the album in its entirety — and fans can catch an early glimpse courtesy of the video

2018-03-14: Cell15 announces pre-sale of their new CD titled "River Utopia".
Cell15's follow up release to their critically acclaimed "Chapter One". Driving music, thought provoking and powerful. We invite you to ride the "River Utopia". Expected release: May 15, 2018