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2014-11-24: Field Of Vision release "The Vicissitudes of Life" EP
Field Of Vision is a Progressive Rock band from Glasgow. Originally formed in 1998 as a 5 piece band, and now re-formed as a 3 piece, FOV release their new EP "The Vicissitudes of Life" on 24th November. Available on download

2014-11-23: Peter Gabriel debuts new song “What Lies Ahead” — watch
Peter Gabriel hasn’t released new, original music since 2008′s “Down To Earth”, his Oscar-nominated theme song to WALL•E. However, during a concert in Turino, Italy this week, the Genesis frontman debuted a brand new so

2014-11-19: Pink Floyd: Record Streams, Record Sales on Spotify
Pink Floyd is back, with an epic, 21-track album called The Endless River. Spotify users everywhere have been listening to the album in droves, with over 12 million streams worldwide in the first week alone. The Endless River

2014-11-19: STEVEN WILSON to Release “Hand. Cannot. Erase.” in February via Kscope
Multi-instrumentalist and composer, Steven Wilson broke the news about his upcoming, fourth studio album entitled Hand. Cannot. Erase., which is scheduled for the release in February via Kscope. More news and album snippets w

2014-11-19: Definitive film on the band KANSAS: Miracles Out of Nowhere
The documentary film, Miracles Out of Nowhere, tells the unbelievable, true story of the band KANSAS. Original band members Phil Ehart, Dave Hope, Kerry Livgren, Robby Steinhardt, Steve Walsh, and Richard Williams chronicle t

2014-11-18: Q&A: Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson Talk eR40Œ, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Future of Rush
Over the past two weeks, Radio.com have premiered two live versions of two previously unreleased Rush songs from the bandfs early era: gIfve Been Runnin'h (and our interview with guitarist Alex Lifeson about the song). Th

2014-11-18: Boston Globe Review: Bryan Ferry ‘Avonmore’
In the last few years Bryan Ferry has busied himself with jazz instrumentals and “The Great Gatsby” soundtrack. He returns with his first album of new material in four years and his husky velvet croon is in fine shape. “Avonm

2014-11-17: Pink Floyd's The Endless River debuts at No 1 in UK album charts
Pink Floyd’s The Endless River has debuted at the summit of the UK chart, making the band’s final album their sixth No 1. The veteran group robbed the Foo Fighters of what would have been their fourth chart topper, as Sonic H

2014-11-15: RIP: Johnny Elichaoff, Former Drummer with King Crimson’s Robert Fripp, Dies
Drummer Johnny Elichaoff, known as Johnny Toobad during a stint with King Crimson‘s Robert Fripp, has died in an apparent suicide. He was 55. Elichaoff fell from the top of a shopping center in Bayswater, west of London, the

2014-11-14: Rush's Geddy Lee Answers Your Twitter Questions
Geddy Lee isn't a big fan of social media. "I sometimes look on Twitter to follow baseball transactions," he says. "But that's it. I'm also not on Facebook or anything. I see it as an addiction and I have enough addictions. G

2014-11-14: Boston Globe Concert Review: Antemasque offers progressive punk riffs at Middle East
If one was to judge the crowd standing in line for Tuesday’s show at the Middle East, even longtime fans of the Mars Volta were unsure about Antemasque, the newest band from that group’s Omar Rodríguez-López and Cedric Bixler

2014-11-13: Pink Floyd’s Vaults Might Open for More Unreleased Material
Every classic rock fan knows by now that just because a band member says the group is finished for good, that doesn’t mean more new music won’t surface at some point — and despite David Gilmour‘s recent pronouncement that ‘Th

2014-11-12: Marillion to release compilation Christmas CD
As you know, it has been our tradition to knock out a goofy cover of something festive and give it away to the fans at Christmas. These have been of varying taste and quality over the years, but we have always had a laugh mak

2014-11-11: Geddy Lee: Rush Undecided on 2015 Tour
This past March, Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson said that Rush were planning to launch a "41st anniversary" tour next year. "I think we're probably going to lean towards making it a real sort of fan event," he said. "I've always

2014-11-11: Marillion & Fans: The Movie on Kickstarter
The story of an abiding relation between an amazing rock band and its ever-faithful followers. A matter of music, business and love. It was in my first high school years, somewhere around 1983, if I remember well, that I was

2014-11-11: Beardfish announce release of new album ‘+4626-COMFORTZONE’
Swedish progressive rockers Beardfish have been hard at work on the follow-up to 2013’s ‘The Void’, and now they are pleased to reveal that their brand new eighth studio album, ‘+4626-COMFORTZONE’ will be released in North Am

2014-11-10: Jakko Jakszyk on King Crimson, Fripp and joining his heroes
Four decades after Jakko Jakszyk first saw King Crimson live, he was invited to join the group. Being tasked with fronting your favourite band would daunt most players, but Jakko has really put in the hours... It is rare that

2014-11-10: Nick Mason on Pink Floyd's final album, 'The Endless River' on FoxNews
“It’s a reasonably graceful departure,” founding Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason tells FOX411 about the new album that contains Pink Floyd’s final studio cuts. Released Monday, "The Endless River" began to flow during the 1993-

2014-11-10: Watch Peter Gabriel Sing David Bowie’s ‘Heroes’ at the Berlin Wall
In Berlin yesterday, a celebration was thrown to mark the 25th anniversary of the collapse of the Berlin Wall. Peter Gabriel was on hand to perform David Bowie‘s ‘Heroes,’ which you can watch above. At the Brandenburg Gate, G

2014-11-10: Watch Pink Floyd’s New Video for ‘Louder than Words’
Pink Floyd have released a striking video for ‘Louder Than Words,’ just as the song begins arriving worldwide on ‘The Endless River‘ today. The track is the only one with a vocal on the band’s new album, which will most likel

2014-11-08: Neil Peart Says There Are No Unreleased Rush Songs
The release of Bob Dylan‘s ‘Basement Tapes‘ box set earlier this week was enough to get us thinking about which of our favorite bands could get similar treatment. But now we learn that we will never see one from Rush, because

2014-11-07: Mike Rutherford in conversation with GNC
Mike talks about recent Genesis releases and the new Mechanics tours. GNC: Whose idea was it to call the compilation „R-Kive“? Mike: Oh, that was Peter’s idea. We were emailing around some ideas and we needed a name for the D

2014-11-06: ROSfest announce Glass Hammer as the third band on Sunday. Enchant to headline.
US band Glass Hammer is a familiar name for many progressive rock fans. They started out in the early 1990’s, and combined their brand of progressive rock with lyrics inspired by literary works in the fantasy fiction traditio

2014-11-05: Terra Incognita Festival 2015, Quebec City, welcomes ANEKDOTEN and ELEPHANTS OF SCOTLAND
Un des plus importants groupes de la nouvelle vague suédoise qui a relancé le rock progressif au début des années 90, Anekdoten s'est rapidement imposé avec des disques comme «Vemod» et «Nucleus». Héritier de King Crimson, le

2014-11-04: Queensrÿche launch "Building The Empire" – a new album pre-order via PledgeMusic
A newly revitalized Queensrÿche have partnered with PledgeMusic.com for a new album pre-order campaign entitled Building The Empire. Eddie Jackson, Todd LaTorre, Parker Lundgren, Scott Rockenfield and Michael Wilton will offe

2014-11-04: AAJ Review: Robert Fripp: Across Four Decades with Brian Eno and Theo Travis
In a professional career now approaching 50 years, guitarist Robert Fripp may be at his most visible when he's finding that "way of doing things" that necessitates the return of his flagship King Crimson—its recently revived

2014-11-04: Genesis, ‘Three Sides Live’ – DVD Review
“It’s just one little step towards taking people off automatic pilot,” Phil Collins remarks during an interview on the ‘Three Sides Live’ DVD, reflecting on the funky, horn-driven ‘Abacab’ track ‘No Reply at All.’ “Because th

2014-11-04: Boston Globe Concert Review: Umphrey’s McGee gets a bit too playful
The jam band scene has always been excluded from the lunch table where the cool kids meet up to hype the latest, most fashionable moves in beard-rock. Maybe that’s why its leading practitioners seem to have such a self-deprec

2014-11-03: Roxy Music Break Up
"Our job is done here," says guitarist Phil Manzanera. "Musicians like to do new things. It's unfortunate for the fans". Roxy Music have been completely inactive for over three-and-a-half years, and guitarist Phil Manzanera s

2014-11-03: Robert Fripp and Jakko Jakszyk Working On New Material
Robert Fripp and Jakko Jakszyk are busy working on new material this week as can be seen here... and King Crimson's other guitarist is also at the ready...More pics as they arrive from Chez Jakko.

2014-11-03: Coheed and Cambriafs Travis Stever Discusses eIn Keeping Secrets of Silent Earth: 3Œ Special Edition
Coheed and Cambria are fresh off the road, where they revisited their 2003 release eIn Keeping Secrets of Silent Earth: 3Œ in support of a rather massive Audiophile vinyl edition of the disc thatfs now available. Loudwire

2014-11-01: New Goblin album on PledgeMusic
Four of a Kind. Pre-order the new album. It's happening + it's time for you to get involved + get an inside-look at the album making!

2014-10-31: Surviving a Weekend with the Wizard of Prog Rock
All my life, I have loved music, and never in my life have I been the tiniest bit musical. Not only can I not sing in tune, I cause others to fall off key. Not only can I not dance, my dancing has often caused injury to other

2014-10-31: Francis Dunnery announces the end of his live shows
The End is High. There comes a time in all our lives when we have to face up the harsh realities of life. I regret to inform you that on Sunday 2nd November I will play my last rock show.

2014-10-31: Robert Fripp, interview: 'I’m a very difficult person to work with'
Happiness isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. At least according to Robert Fripp. In the early part of 2012, having given up playing live altogether, he found himself in a curious position. “I began to be happy, personally happy

2014-10-30: Watch Live On Oct. 30: A Very Wonka Afternoon With Primus
For more than 25 years, Primus has honed its distinct weirdo sensibility and earned fans with its funny lyrics and high-octane instrumental prowess. At the center of the group is Les Claypool, the band's slap-happy bassist an

2014-10-29: Collins donates items from Alamo
British pop star Phil Collins has handed over his vast collection of artifacts related to the Battle of the Alamo and the Texas Revolution to the state of Texas. Collins was in San Antonio Tuesday to donate what’s considered

2014-10-29: ROSfest announce US band Spock’s Beard as the Friday Night headliner
US band Spock’s Beard will headline the opening night of ROSfest 2015. A natural headliner today, just as they were when we booked them in 2007, this is a band that doesn’t really need much of an introduction. One of the main

2014-10-29: Geddy Lee and Eddie Vedder Confirmed for ‘Evening of Who Music’
An impressive assortment of artists will come together Nov. 11 to celebrate the Who‘s 50th anniversary — and raise some money for a great cause in the bargain. The all-star event, called ‘An Evening of Who Music,’ is schedule

2014-10-28: David Gilmour Plans to Release New Solo Album in 2015
David Gilmour tends to take quite a few years off between projects, so it might seem safe to assume that the release of Pink Floyd‘s ‘The Endless River‘ will be the last we’ll hear from him for some time. Happily, however, th

2014-10-28: Roger Waters attends ceremony with black eye and stitches
Legendary British rocker Roger Waters turned up at the Long Island Music Hall of Fame induction ceremony with a black right eye and several stitches below it. The Pink Floyd founder, who left the band in 1985, told a joke at

2014-10-27: Tony Levin on King Crimson’s latest bold move: “Truly ‘progressive’ progressive rock”
Tony Levin is no stranger to the intriguing way that King Crimson refashions itself for different ages. After all, he’s been a part of several exciting new configurations over the years. In 1981, for instance, he joined a lin

2014-10-26: Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody 'good song if unwell or down'
Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody is a good song for people to listen to if they feel unwell or down, a poll suggests. A ComRes survey for BBC local radio for Faith in the World Week, which is exploring the healing power of music, of

2014-10-25: AAJ Review: King Crimson: Starless - Live in Europe
After seeing the "Seven-Headed Beast of Crim"—words used by the group's co-founder and only remaining original member, guitarist/keyboardist Robert Fripp, to describe the 2014 incarnation of King Crimson that just wrapped up

2014-10-24: ROSfest announce US band Heliopolis as the Friday Night Opener
US band Heliopolis has been given the honor of opening the 12th edition of the Rites of Spring Festival on Friday 1st of May 2015. While the band is a new one with just one album under their belt, the already critically accla

2014-10-23: When Roger Left Pink Floyd: “It Was Like Stalin Died”
PINK FLOYD’S NICK MASON likens the period after Roger Waters left the band in 1984 to the aftermath of Russian leader Josef Stalin’s death. In the new issue of MOJO, available in the UK from Tuesday, October 28, the band’s dr

2014-10-23: Yes Announce First Live CD and DVD With Singer Jon Davison
Fans will get their first take-home opportunity to hear Yes in concert with current lead singer Jon Davison on the forthcoming ‘Like It Is: Yes at the Bristol Hippodrome.’ Available on two-CD/DVD, Blu-ray and digital formats

2014-10-22: Kate Bush Thanks Fans After Her Run of Shows Concludes
Now that Kate Bush’s run of 22 ambitiously staged, rapturously received London concerts has come to an end, Ms. Bush has written a lavish thank-you note to her fans, and posted it on the web page where she announced the shows

2014-10-22: Pink Floyd's 'The Endless River' on Pace to Take Preorder Record from One Direction's 'Midnight Memories'
Pink Floyd's forthcoming "final" album is looking like it will take the record for the most preordered album in the history of Amazon.com... Amazon.com.uk that is. Although that might not seem as glamourous as taking the top

2014-10-22: Pink Floyd talk new album + future live plans
Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason has opened up about the 'old-fashioned' sound of their upcoming album The Endless River - just don't expect the band to be playing it live any time soon.

2014-10-22: David Gilmour Talks ‘Dysfunctional’ Pink Floyd Relationships That Inspired New Song ‘Louder Than Words’
Lamenting the breakdowns in personal relationships is a tradition in Pink Floyd‘s music — and one that continues with ‘Louder Than Words,’ the sole vocal number from the band’s upcoming farewell album, ‘The Endless River.’ As

2014-10-21: Stick Men – SUPERCOLLIDER release today
SMN1412 | release 21 October 2014 | To wrap up the first 5 years of the band’s existence, Stick Men release a special 2-disc “Anthology” that covers the ‘best of’ the existing release, plus a whole new disc of their totally u

2014-10-21: Geoff Tate / Tim Fernley. Songwriting – new album
Geoff Tate is a successful singer / keyboardist / and songwriter formerly with Queensryche, now with his own band Operation: Mindcrime. He has been a professional musician for over 35 years and has traveled the world playing

2014-10-20: Dennis DeYoung on Ignoring the Naysayers and Moving on Without Styx
Dennis DeYoung, after nearly two decades away from Styx, is at peace — with their legacy together and with his own. “At 67, I don’t feel that cool,” he admits, but the same can’t be said for his rock-focused new DVD, ‘Dennis

2014-10-18: The NewEARS Pat Mastelotto Interview
Pat Mastelotto kindly granted an interview as he heads out on the road with "Stick Men". Their new CD "SuperCollider", a retrospective/live double masterpiece, is to be released on Oct. 21st.

2014-10-17: The NewEARS Tony Levin Interview
Tony Levin is known as a musician’s musician. This iconic bassist has rightly earned his place among the most respected and sought after musicians of our times. Garnering a Grammy nomination for Best Rock Instrumental Perf

2014-10-16: Asia co-founder says still-prolific rock band might ‘take off again’
Where does Geoff Downes live? “On an airplane or in a bus,” he says. The British keyboardist played in Yes when the band visited the Hard Rock Hotel in August. Now he’s back on the road again with his other band, Asia, which

2014-10-16: Concert Review: Styx Strut Their Stuff on the High Seas
Reviewing a Styx show that took place aboard a cruise ship without using a single ‘Come Sail Away’-related pun is going to be difficult. But will it be impossible? Let’s find out! The perks of this job aren’t quite what I had

2014-10-15: Trevor Rabin, Jon Anderson + Tony Kaye on the curious legacy of Yes’ “Owner of a Lonely Heart”
“Owner of a Lonely Heart,” issued as a single in October 1983, holds a contentious place in the history of Yes. It is, of course, the band’s biggest-charting hit, but also a symbol of its dramatic shift toward pop styles in t

2014-10-14: RIP: Ikey Owens, Keyboardist for Mars Volta and Jack White, Dead at 38
Keyboardist Isaiah "Ikey" Owens, who most recently played with Jack White and previously with the Long Beach Dub Allstars and the Mars Volta, has died. The musician was touring with White in Mexico at the time of his death; W

2014-10-14: The Stick Men bring ‘Supercollider” tour to The Regent
The Stick Men is a progressive rock band formed in 2008, featuring musicians with extensive experience playing together. Tony Levin and Pat Mastelotto are the rhythm section of the legendary progressive rock band King Crimson

2014-10-11: AAJ Review: King Crimson at The Warfield
It's been eleven years since King Crimson last toured extensively, barring a brief four-city, fourteen-date tour in 2008 that acted as the final nail in the coffin of its 28- year run with pyrotechnic guitarist/vocalist Adria

2014-10-10: 20 Insanely Great Genesis Songs Only Hardcore Fans Know in Rolling Stone
The question "Do you like Genesis?" brings an inevitable follow-up: "Which one?" The band's early work, recorded under the idiosyncratic Batwing of frontman Peter Gabriel, is the Holy Grail of progressive rock – exemplified b

2014-10-10: Yes Guitarist Steve Howe Discusses the Making of 'Fragile' and 'Close to the Edge'
“Somebody called me the granddaddy of prog-rock,” Steve Howe says with a laugh. “I’m not ashamed to be called that. But the thing that matters most to me is musicality. I don’t think prog is all about technical playing. Much

2014-10-09: Pink Floyd's The Endless River: 'This is the last thing out from us'
David Gilmour has said that the forthcoming Pink Floyd album, The Endless River, will be their last. Speaking specifically about new track Louder Than Words, which features words by Polly Samson and touches on the band’s grea

2014-10-09: Listen to the New Pink Floyd Song ‘Louder Than Words’
Pink Floyd’s new studio album “The Endless River” arrives next month and the BBC premiered the first song “Louder Than Words” this morning. It’s the only song on the new album to feature vocals, and opens with David Gilmour s

2014-10-09: Kraftwerk and Nine Inch Nails among 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees
Cast your vote for the nominees you believe to be most deserving of induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame! The top five artists, as selected by the public, will comprise a fans’ ballot that will be tallied along with

2014-10-08: The Gentle Storm sign deal with Inside Out Music
Arjen Lucassen (Ayreon, Star One, Guilt Machine) & Anneke van Giersbergen (The Gathering, Devin Townsend Project) recently revealed that they had joined forces for new band The Gentle Storm, and they can now reveal that they

2014-10-07: New Details Emerge for Pink Floyd’s ‘The Endless River’
We’re learning more about Pink Floyd‘s first album in two decades as the release date nears. For instance, the largely instrumental ‘The Endless River’ will reportedly feature a return engagement by physicist Stephen Hawking,

2014-10-05: Steve Hackett Tears into ‘Biased’ Genesis Documentary
So much for the congenial atmosphere surrounding this long-awaited reunion of Genesis. The documentary ‘Together and Apart,’ one of two new projects featuring contributions from each of the band’s five ’70s-era members, premi

2014-10-03: Rush's Geddy & Alex’s GRAPES UNDER PRESSURE 3 Charity eBay Auction begins
Starting at 6pm ET today, Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson will launch the most rock memorabilia on eBay as part of their Grapes Under Pressure 3 initiative in support of Grapes for Humanity, an organization that helps to raise fun

2014-10-03: RoSfest is excited to announce UK band Synaesthesia!
Synaesthesia was formed just two years ago, with a line-up consisting of Adam Warne (keyboards, vocals), Ollie Hannifan (guitars), Samuel Higgins (guitars), Peter Episcopo (bass) and Robin Johnson (drums). They have one full

2014-10-03: Thom Yorke's BitTorrent Bundle album hits 1m downloads in a week
The results are in and the recent BitTorrent Bundle experiment from Radiohead front man Thom Yorke was a success—at least according to BitTorrent Inc. The company recently announced that the bundle, featuring Yorke's new solo

2014-10-01: RoSfest is honored to announce Enchant as our third band on Sunday
US band Enchant is one of those bands that seem to have been around forever. They were formed back in 1988, and released their debut album “A Blueprint of the World” in 1993. Many fans approached us in the early days of RoSfe

2014-10-01: The Teenage Egyptian Artist Behind Pink Floyd’s New Album Art
While Pink Floyd’s music is inescapable, ubiquitous, a soundtrack, even, for a certain generation, the first time I remember seeing the band’s album covers was not in a record store. I was in college visiting an ex—a musician

2014-10-01: Roger Waters Patiently Explains That He Is Still Not a Member of Pink Floyd
Until recently, the prospect of a new Pink Floyd album seemed to good to be true, but now that the long-dormant group has confirmed its upcoming ‘Endless River‘ LP, fans may feel like no dream is too unlikely to wish for — wh

2014-09-30: Genesis interview: 'We were hated'
In the mid-Seventies, when Genesis were ­reaching the heights of their theatrical pomp, singer Peter Gabriel’s outfits often threatened to steal the show. “I was always afraid that these guys would start arguing about any of

2014-09-29: The 30 most influential prog drumming albums
Your winners by a country mile, Neil Peart and Rush are the prog heavyweight champions as chosen by Rhythm and MusicRadar readers. After their progressive proclivities reached a zenith on the albums A Farewell To Kings and He

2014-09-27: Cruise to the Edge 2015
The waiting is over today as we announce the next Global Progressive Rock music spectacular and fan/artist get-together, Cruise To the Edge! This is truly a “world event” and we anticipate fan representation from over 30 coun

2014-09-27: 'I nearly died. In rehab, I said those words... My name is Phil Collins and I'm an alcoholic': From Genesis to revelations, the single reveals all
The first knew he was in trouble when he found himself slipping into a dangerous new routine at home in Geneva. Bored, bandless and missing his young children, who had moved to America with his ex-wife, the British legend who

2014-09-27: Concert Review: ASIA - Then & Now and in the Future - Super Group Gets Serious with Gravitas in Morristown
The original ASIA formed in 1981. They were heralded as a "super group" as each of the four members of ASIA had come from successful bands from the prog-rock realm. ASIA's self-titled debut album released in 1982 was a huge h

2014-09-26: "Progressive Darkwave" Braindance is back after a 12 year hiatus
Welcome back to the world of progressive darkwave. Braindance releases "Master of Disguise" long-awaited concept album containing five singles, epic trilogy, groundbreaking packaging and 16 page comic.

2014-09-25: Marillion's "Season's End" is 25
Ah, Seasons End - my first baby with Marillion. We seemed to write it in an afternoon and record it in a fortnight. The freak warm spring of 1989 saw us basking in the splendour of Hook End Manor near Henley on Thames. I flou

2014-09-24: Who 50th Anniversary Compilation Will Include First New Song in Eight Years
The Who will append their first new music in eight years to a forthcoming 50th anniversary compilation. ‘Be Lucky,’ recorded this summer, features surviving members Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey, as well as their longtime

2014-09-24: Haken release "Darkest Light" video
We have recently announced the release of the 'Restoration' EP on the 27th October 2014, coinciding with our UK & Ireland tour with label mates Leprous & Maschine. Now we are pleased to reveal a brand new video for the track

2014-09-23: The Endless River TV commercial
First preview of the new Pink Floyd album "The Endless River" is now live on the official Pink Floyd site.

2014-09-23: Phil Collins: ‘I Am Not Ready to Return to the Full Concert Stage’
After Phil Collins announced last month that he would be participating in a charity concert, speculation started to spread that he was testing the waters for a full-scale comeback tour. But the singer has quashed those hopes

2014-09-22: David Bowie exhibition lands in Chicago for only U.S. visit
David Bowie has been best-known throughout his five-decade career as a prolific musician and songwriter, with hits like "Changes" and "Space Oddity" in constant radio circulation. But he is also an actor and artist who helped

2014-09-22: Pink Floyd unveil new album "The Endless River" cover
Box includes 24-page photo/credit booklet in hard cover, including previously unseen photographs from 1993 sessions CD in full colour card wallet with full colour label DVD (NTSC) or BLU-RAY in full colour card wallet with fu

2014-09-19: Jordan's live rig - on your iPad
Jordantron brings you all the sounds of Jordan's live rig into your iPad. This is the first time Jordan Rudess, who is best known as the keyboardist for Dream Theater, has released a complete set of his exclusive sounds to th

2014-09-18: Great pictures of King Crimson in Boston from Tony Levin's Web Diary
Here in Boston, I'm thrilled, as always, to return to the city I was born in and grew up in. In Copley Square, a visit to the Boston Public Library where I used to work in the music department after school.

2014-09-18: Fish: A Personal statement on the Scottish Referendum
What is going on up here in Scotland now and what has been going on for a very long time and what will be decided today I cannot ignore and would be an absolute lie if I chose to pretend it did not affect me and chose to avoi

2014-09-18: Queen release "Killer Queen" vodka on 40th anniversary of song
The ultimate accompaniment to any band’s rider, and drink of choice for the legendary late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury. Queen have unveiled a premium Freddie Mercury celebratory vodka, ‘Killer Queen’. Released on the 40th

2014-09-17: Rush's R40 – 40th Anniversary Collectors Box Set Available In DVD & Blu-ray
2014 marks the 40th anniversary of the release of Rush’s eponymous debut album in 1974. This superb collector’s box set brings together live performances by Rush from each decade of their career. It includes “Rush In Rio”, “R

2014-09-17: Lifesigns Live DVD on PledgeMusic
HI! We need YOU to help us record our live DVD this autumn. Pledge with us and be a part of making this come true! Here’s how it works. Over three nights in or near London we are going to record a Live DVD before a very selec

2014-09-17: James Cameron Wins Another ‘Avatar’ Lawsuit
Litigants seeking to cash in on the global popularity of James Cameron’s uber-blockbuster are now 0-for-4 in the past year. A New York judge today threw out a copyright-infringement suit by artist Roger Dean — who has created

2014-09-16: King Crimson to Release Long-Coveted ‘Blue Tapes’
For years, the so-called ‘Blue Tapes’ have been among the most sought-after items for King Crimson fans, coveted as much for the musical clarity on display during these 1973-74 concerts as for their scarcity. Not anymore. Rob

2014-09-16: Pictures of King Crimson getting ready for Boston
Some photographs from today's set-up and soundcheck. First up from the camera of the Mighty Trev, a view of the grand old venue that is the Colonial Theatre...Into the soundcheck...

2014-09-15: It’s time for prog fans to forgive Rolling Stone magazine
Once upon a time when progressive rock was starting to bloom, Rolling Stone magazine looked favorably upon the genre, and particularly the one prog band that epitomized it: Yes. Early Yes albums generally received favorable r

2014-09-15: Jeff Lynne Says There May Be More ELO Shows on the Way
After a return performance to the stage last night, Jeff Lynne said that there may be more performances from Electric Light Orchestra in the future. Lynne performed with ELO as part of BBC Radio 2Œs Festival in a Day in Lond