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2019-06-19: Flashback 50 – It’s a Beautiful Day
Take a Flashback 50 to It’s a Beautiful Day, the San Francisco group who recorded classic songs like “White Bird,” “Girl with No Eyes” and “Hot Summer Day.” It’s a Beautiful Day seemed like they were late to the psychedelic f

2019-06-19: Guitar Virtuoso Scott Henderson To Release Instrumental Album For Guitar Trio “People Mover” On July 1, 2019
Guitar virtuoso Scott Henderson has finished his new album “People Mover,” the most ambitious project of his career! The highly anticipated instrumental album for guitar trio will be released on July 1, 2019. Says Scott, “The

2019-06-19: Watch Spock’s Beard's Ted Leonard tear through new Pattern-Seeking Animals track
Pattern-Seeking Animals have shared a video showing vocalist and guitarist Ted Leonard playing through their recent single No One Ever Died And Made Me King. The Spock’s Beard spin-off band released the studio version earlier

2019-06-19: Chelsea Wolfe Announces Witchy Return With Forthcoming Album ‘Birth of Violence’
Neofolk singer-songwriter Chelsea Wolfe has announced a new forthcoming album, Birth of Violence, her first record since 2017’s Hiss Spun, out September 13th. The new album will see Wolfe stepping into “a more folk leaning so

2019-06-18: Kscope's IAMTHEMORNING announced new album "The Bell" out on 2nd August
Following the success of IAMTHEMORNING’s two studio albums for Kscope - Belighted, the award winning Lighthouse and their most recent live studio film Ocean Sounds, the Russian duo, comprising of virtuoso classical pianist Gl

2019-06-18: Radiohead’s Thom Yorke plots North American tour
Radiohead’s Thom Yorke has announced a North American tour for later this year. He’ll play 13 shows around his previously announced sets at Austin City Limits, where he’ll be joined by Nigel Godrich and audiovisual artist Tar

2019-06-17: The Progressive Underground, Vol 1
The Progressive Underground Volume 1 is a new series of books starring the progressive music scene as seen through the eyes, ears and pen of noted reviewer Kevin Rowland. It covers the years 1991 through 2006. Kevin has writ

2019-06-17: Phenomena’s ‘Anthology’ Features the Best and the Rarest Tracks From the Original Trilogy – Out Now!
This BEST OF compilation features the #1 HIT SINGLE ‘Did It All For Love’ sung by John Wetton. This compilation also features final mixes of the RARE tracks ‘Assassins in the Night’, ‘Running with the Pack’ and ‘Stealing Heav

2019-06-16: WTF?: The Rael/Real of Psychogeography: Urban walking as a method of ameliorating castration anxiety in Genesis’ The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
Rael is not real, but he is a popular culture representation of a real individual who is a stranger in a new city. As a recent immigrant to New York, Rael has to negotiate the alien space that has suddenly become his home. Pa

2019-06-15: There And Back Again: Mike Portnoy’s 10 Most Memorable Onstage Moments
From New York to Rio, London to L.A., drummer extraordinaire Mike Portnoy’s music career has taken him around the world and back again. But the two hours that he spends onstage during any given concert are unquestionably the

2019-06-15: Music Legend Eddie Jobson’s “The Green Album/Theme of Secrets” Remastered 3-Disc CD & High-Fidelity Blu-ray Audio – Now Available!
The Green Album/Theme of Secrets is a double release of two solo albums from keyboard/violin master, electronic music pioneer and 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee (with Roxy Music) Eddie Jobson. The critically acclaimed

2019-06-14: Devin Townsend announces part 4 of his ERAS box set series
Devin Townsend has announced that the fourth part of his career-spanning vinyl box set series will be released later this year. ERAS Part 4 will launch on August 23 via InsideOut Music and will bring together Ziltoid The Omni

2019-06-14: Nick Mason Thought Roger Waters Was Joking About Guest Appearance
Nick Mason said he thought former Pink Floyd bandmate Roger Waters was joking when he asked to make a guest appearance with the drummer’s new solo band. Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets recently completed their first U.S. to

2019-06-13: Pete Trewavas Prepared Statement about the Future of Edison's Children
Pete Trewavas of Marillion / Transatlantic makes a prepared statement of the future of Edison's Children ... the band featuring Rick Armstrong son of the 1st man on the moon Neil Armstrong.

2019-06-13: Listen to Moody Blues man John Lodge’s re-recorded version of Street Cafe
The Moody Blues’ John Lodge has released a re-recorded version of his track Street Cafe. The original was released as a single in 1980 and appeared as a bonus track of the 1987 reissue of Natural Avenue.

2019-06-13: Fernando Perdomo premieres new video for The Stratosphere with Prog
US prog rocker Fernando Perdomo has premiered a brand new video for his song The Stratosphere, taken from his new album Out To Sea 2, that was released earlier this year. “The Stratosphere is one of my favourite songs from O

2019-06-13: Yes, Asia, John Lodge and Carl Palmer Begin Royal Affair Tour: Set List and Photos
Yes' Royal Affair tour, with Asia, John Lodge and Carl Palmer's ELP Legacy as openers, launched last night at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center in Bethlehem, Penn. You can check out the set lists and fan-shot photos from the c

2019-06-12: John Wetton box set An Extraordinary Life revealed
A John Wetton box set celebrating his solo work is currently in the works, it’s been revealed. It will be titled An Extraordinary Life with the announcement coming today, on what would have been the vocalist and bassist’s 70t

2019-06-11: 'Rush: Cinema Strangiato 2019' Coming to Theaters In August
The devoted legion of Rush fans may be missing their band, which has been in dry-dock since 2015. But they'll get a fix with the Aug. 21 cinematic screening of Rush: Cinema Strangiato 2019. The Trafalgar Releasing and Anthem

2019-06-11: Flashback 50 to An Electric Storm on Echoes tonight
On the next Echoes, it’s a Flashback 50 to “An Electric Storm” by White Noise. Created by members of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop in their off-hours, it was an underground psychedelic classic in 1969. We talk to the principal

2019-06-11: Radiohead Release ‘Minidiscs [Hacked]’ in Response to Online Leak
Radiohead responded to the online leak of a series of rough recordings from their OK Computer era by making the full collection available on Bandcamp. The minidisc tracks were recorded by frontman Thom Yorke, with a total of

2019-06-11: The Aristocrats share video trailer for new DVD
The Aristocrats have released a teaser trailer for their new DVD. The disc will be included in the deluxe edition of the band’s upcoming studio album You Know What…?, which will launch on June 28 through Boing Music.

2019-06-11: Fernando Perdomo premieres new video for Five Four with Prog
US prog rocker Fernando Perdomo has premiered a brand new video for the song Five Four with Prog. The video was created by film producer Cyndi Trissel using nothing by NASA footage to create the epic new space video. "Five Fo

2019-06-10: Watch Yes documentary Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow
Yes have released the documentary Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow in celebration of their 50th anniversary. The Paul Gosling-directed film had a limited release over Christmas last year, but the new video has an additional 15 minu

2019-06-10: Pattern-Seeking Animals - Pattern-Seeking Animals (Album Review)
Once swept away then pulled back to the fight, just a pattern seeking animal caught up in some grand parade.” These lyrics, sung by Ted Leonard and supported on bass by Dave Meros, were written by John Boegehold for the song

2019-06-09: RIP: Former Angra + Viper Singer Andre Matos Dead at 47
There is sad news to report as one of Brazil's top hard rocking voices, singer Andre Matos, has died at the age of 47. During his career, Matos fronted Angra during the '90s, while also serving two stints with the band Viper.

2019-06-09: Watch Genesis’ Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford Reunite on Stage
Genesis colleagues Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford appeared on stage together for the first time since the band’s last show in 2007 to perform their track “Follow You Follow Me.” The unannounced event took place in Germany a

2019-06-08: AAJ Review: King Crimson: Heaven & Earth: Live and in the Studio 1997-2008
Yet another year, yet another characteristically detailed and chronologically contextualized her King Crimson mega-box set. Except that 2019 is no typical year. And Heaven & Earth is no typical King Crimson box set.

2019-06-07: Neal Morse - Jesus Christ The Exorcist (Album Review)
“What do you think? Who do you say I am?” Ted Leonard may never have imagined that one day he would be portraying Jesus in a rock musical, but indeed 2019 finds him singing these lines to the Apostles in the brand new release

2019-06-07: Bent Knee : launch new single 'Catch Light'; begin North American tour with Thank You Scientist
Boston-based art-rock band Bent Knee are pleased to announce their brand new single ‘Catch Light’, the first new music to arrive from their forthcoming new studio album out later this year. This comes on top of the beginning

2019-06-07: Pattern Seeking Animals: launch new single 'No One Ever Died and Made Me King'
PATTERN-SEEKING ANIMALS is the brand new group featuring the talents of current & former Spock's Beard members Ted Leonard, Jimmy Keegan & Dave Meros as well as long-time contributing songwriter-producer John Boegehold. The b

2019-06-07: The Tea Club release video for new song Sinking Ship
The Tea Club will release their new album, If/When, on July 30. The band have also released a video for new single Sinking Ship, which you can watch below. The band have also revealed the artwork for the new album, again whic

2019-06-06: Dream Theater: invite special guests for Distance Over Time festival touring schedule
Band to include special guests Animals as Leaders, Jason Richardson, and Andy McKee during select dates on The Distance Over Time European Festival Tour beginning June 2019. Dream Theater, two-time GRAMMY-nominated and millio

2019-06-06: Rise Twain: sign to InsideOutMusic for release of their self-titled debut album
InsideOutMusic are pleased to announce the signing of Philadelphia-based duo RISE TWAIN to the label, for the release of their self-titled debut album on the 6th September 2019. The union of Brett William Kull (producer, audi

2019-06-06: Why Did Jeff Lynne Add ‘Bruce’ to Electric Light Orchestra’s ‘Don’t Bring Me Down’?
You've probably listened to the Electric Light Orchestra's Top 5 1979 hit "Don't Bring Me Down" and thought: So, who's Bruce? After all, singer-songwriter Jeff Lynne calls out his name right after the song's title line. But t

2019-06-05: It Was Fifty Years Ago Today – Tour 2019 – A Tribute To The Beatles White Album feat. Christopher Cross, Todd Rundgren, Micky Dolenz, Jason Scheff and Joey Molland!
In celebration of The Beatles 50th Anniversary of the White Album, Flower Power Concerts, Inc presents It Was Fifty Years Ago Today – Tour 2019 – A Tribute To The Beatles’ White Album feat. Christopher Cross, Todd Rundgren, M

2019-06-05: Official Jethro Tull book will feature 7-inch single of new material
In October last year, it was announced that the first ever official book about Jethro Tull was to be published by Rocket 88. The book has been written by Mark Blake and is being overseen by Ian Anderson, who has collaborated

2019-06-04: Review: Daniel Tompkins – Castles (2019) (****)
“My fire still burns but was it ever really gone?” Experimental solo album from the TesseracT singer, offering a more diverse approach to appreciating his voice, without losing the emotion or the drama so intrinsic to his tal

2019-06-04: Fish announces 2020 Weltschmerz UK tour
Fish has revealed that he’ll head out on tour across the UK in 2020. The vocalist has lined up an initial run of 12 dates, kicking off at Aberdeen’s Lemon Tree on March 13 and wrapping up with a set at the Queen’s Hall in Edi

2019-06-04: Pendragon celebrate 40 years with book and CD project charting their history
Pendragon will release The First 40 Years this autumn, a large format hard back book showcasing the history of the band. The package features the artwork of Simon Williams and will include five CDs, three of which were recor

2019-06-04: Jordan Rudess – Wired For Madness Review
Nearly indoctrinated by the Juilliard School of Performing Arts into being a classical music foot soldier, the Moog and its hirsute operatives set this young Padawan free with the ancient scriptures of Tarkus as delivered by

2019-06-03: Sons Of Apollo: announce 'Live With The Plovdiv Psychotic Symphony' release
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 Mal

2019-06-03: Cedric Bixler-Zavala gives update on The Mars Volta reunion
Last week, Cedric Bixler-Zavala caused a stir when he revealed to a fan on Twitter that a reunion of The Mars Volta was happening. The band went on hiatus in 2012 after releasing their sixth album Noctourniquet, with vocalist

2019-06-02: Flying Colors reveal info on next album ‘Third Degree’ and tour dates
New was revealed today via Mike Portnoy’s Facebook page on the next Flying Colors album. The band have been recording the album, titled ‘Third Degree’, and look to be done soon. Here is what Mike had to say. “The good news: F

2019-06-01: Marco Ragni - Oceans of Thought - Album Teaser
Melodic Revolution Records and Marco Ragni are thrilled to announce that Oceans of Thought will officially be released in both CD & Digital formats and available worldwide June 21st, Pre-orders will go on sale on June 1st and

2019-06-01: An Evening with Paul D'Adamo
Melodic Revolution Records is thrilled to announce that Paul D'Adamo is gearing up to hit the road coast to coast late summer early fall with dates to be announced in July/August. The show setting for this tour will be very m

2019-05-31: 50 years of prog in 50 weeks - Cal's prog rock show 2019 05 31 - 1989 w lochlan tocher (Pareidolon)
A continuing radio series celebrating 50 years of progressive rock history spotlighting consecutive years of progressive rock music and radio from 1969's King Crimson "In The Court Of The Crimson King" to current new releases

2019-05-31: 40 Years Ago: How Electric Light Orchestra Slimmed Down, Then Went Disco on ‘Discovery’
The Electric Light Orchestra had actually lost money on their most recent tour, a grandiose jaunt that featured a giant replica of their iconic album-cover spacecraft. They'd also reached the end of a creative road with the o

2019-05-31: Nad Sylvan: launches video for 'Meet Your Maker'
Nad Sylvan, vocalist with Steve Hackett, recently announced the release of his new solo album ‘The Regal Bastard’ on the 5th July 2019. His third album for InsideOutMusic, and his 5th overall, this record is the final part of

2019-05-31: …AND YOU WILL KNOW US BY THE TRAIL OF DEAD: announce European headline shows
…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead have announced a European headline tour for September / October 2019. These shows will be in support of their as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year. The full list of dat

2019-05-31: King Crimson’s 2019 Tour Box 2CD Now Available For Pre-order
Available as a pre-order now, the 2019 tour box will be available for general purchase at the end of June, as well as all of the 50 King Crimson live shows this year. The popular 2CD set covers all era of King Crimson with ex

2019-05-31: Coheed And Cambria share black and white video for The Pavilion
Coheed And Cambria have released a video for their new single The Pavilion (A Long Way Back). It’s the latest track taken from the band’s album The Unheavenly Creatures, which was released last year through Roadrunner Records

2019-05-30: DPRP features instrumental prog
I thought this batch of reviews that concentrates on a number of instrumental bands. The albums and artists featured are: Consider The Source - You Are Literally A Metaphor Far Corner - Risk Forgas Band Phenomena - L'Orei

2019-05-30: Steven Wilson is back in the studio
This appeared on SW's Instagram feed three days ago...just knew all that TD work would rub off.

2019-05-30: Alan Simon’s Epic Musical Interpretation of the French Revolution “Chouans” 2CD – Now Available
Alan Simon is the creator of the legendary EXCALIBUR: THE CELTIC ROCK OPERA. This new studio album is Alan Simon’s epic musical interpretation of the French Revolution, and is being released to coincide with the 230th Anniver

2019-05-30: Rush’s Geddy Lee announces Big Book Of Bass UK and European tour
Rush's Geddy Lee has announced a UK and European book tour to promote his Big Beautiful Book Of Bass. The trip will start with a signing session in London at Waterstones Piccadilly on June 8. He’ll then head to The Dancehouse

2019-05-29: Mörglbl Performs at ProgDay 25!
Through a series of acclaimed recordings and extensive international touring, the energetic musical whirlwind called MÖRGLBL has become known all over the world for their unique mash-up of metal, fusion, jazz, and a madcap at

2019-05-29: John Mitchell responds to It Bites announcement
It Bites singer and guitarist John Mitchell has responded to the weekend's announcement that it Bites were over as an active unit, making it clear the band split statement came from drummer Bob Dalton, and that neither Mitche

2019-05-29: Thank You Scientist - Terraformer (Album Review)
People will be approaching Terraformer, the third album from Thank You Scientist from a lot of different angles. Of course there will be those who have never checked out the band before, and excited current fans ready and wai

2019-05-28: Paul Clark's 'RoofOfTheWorld' on SoundCloud
Clarky doing orchestral stuff... A piece written for Natural World documentaries..think snow capped mountains high above the clouds. I think there has to come a time when I pull this sort of thing into my proggy side.. It’s a

2019-05-28: Robert Plant and David Gilmour Announce New Podcasts
Robert Plant and David Gilmour are returning to the airwaves – this time as podcasters. Plant's show, titled Digging Deep, debuts on June 3 via all major streaming platforms including iTunes, Spotify, Deezer, YouTube and Acas

2019-05-27: The Mars Volta reunion is on
The Mars Volta rerunion, first mooted last year, would seem to be certainly on after singer Cedrix Bixler-Zavala tweeted "It's happening" to a fan asking if the band would ever release some new music. This comes after Zavala

2019-05-27: It Bites confirm they've split up
The UK prog rock band It Bites have confirmed that they have split up. In a post on the band's Facebook page over the weekend drummer Bob Dalton announced; "Hi everyone. I have to say that unfortunately It Bites won't be tour

2019-05-25: ELOY - The Vision, The Sword And The Pyre, Part II
ELOY - „The Vision, the Sword and the Pyre“ (Part II) first impression ...Eloy fans, the followup is arriving this summer!

2019-05-25: Do Anything - Zonder/Wehrkamp (Official Music Video)
Zonder/Wehrkamp is a collaboration between Mark Zonder (Warlord, Fates Warning) and Gary Wehrkamp (Shadow Gallery).

2019-05-24: IZZ - Don't Panic Promo video
Don't Panic appears on the album of the same name by IZZ. Film by Mallory Kinney, featuring Devon Riley. www.izzmusic.com, www.iheartmallory.com (copyright Doonmore Music Publishing 2019)

2019-05-24: Why Bob Ezrin Hid ‘The Wall’ Tapes From Pink Floyd’s Record Label
Iconic record producer Bob Ezrin recalled taking the master tapes for the Pink Floyd masterpiece The Wall home with him every night to keep them out of the hands of the band’s record label. As work on the 1979 double album ne

2019-05-24: King Crimson’s studio albums out now on Apple Music
In April it was reported that King Crimson’s studio work would be coming to streaming services. Today, all 13 albums have been released on Apple Music, and they’ll arrive on Spotify on June 10.

2019-05-23: PROG ROCKERS MAGIC PIE REVEAL DETAILS AND A NEW VIDEO FROM FIFTH FULL-LENGTH ALBUM
The long-awaited fifth full-length album from Norwegian Prog Rockers MAGIC PIE is on its way. Titled “Fragments of the 5th Element” it is set to hit the streets on Karisma Records on the 30th of August in CD, Gatefold LP a

2019-05-23: Yes bassist Billy Sherwood announces new solo album
Yes bassist Billy Sherwood has announced that he’ll release his new solo album this summer. It’s titled Citizen: In The Next Life and it’ll launch on July 12 via Frontiers Music srl. It’ll be the second part in Sherwood’s Cit

2019-05-22: OPETH To Release Their 13th Album " In Cauda Venenum" In The Fall; Track-Listing And Artwork Unveiled
Swedish progressive metal biggest exponents OPETH have announced the title and track-listing of their 13th album, entitled In Cauda Venenum (Latin for The poison is in the tail) , due next fall via Moderbolaget / Nuclear Blas

2019-05-22: 'I miss my buddies': Geddy Lee reflects on Rush and his love of bass
Geddy Lee is on the road again in Canada. But not in the way fans of his beloved Toronto prog-rock outfit Rush — who packed it in after four decades following the final show of their R40 tour on Aug. 1, 2015 at the L.A. Forum

2019-05-21: The Enid - new band member & new gig!
Whatever the marbled history, The Enid are very much of the here and now, preparing to release a new album and tour in October 2019. The band return to The Met for a one-off special concert to launch a new chapter in a long c

2019-05-21: Rush Magazine Ads Through the Years: 1974-2018
As the dozens of Rush magazine ads below show, the band always placed a strong emphasis on high-quality and thought-provoking artwork. From the surprisingly intimidating owl on 1975's Fly by Night to the anti-conformity image

2019-05-21: Tony Banks to release the Banks Vaults box set this summer
A new Tony Banks box set has been revealed – and it’ll be released this summer. Genesis News report that it’s titled Banks Vaults: The Albums 1979-1995. It will feature seven albums: A Curious Feeling (1979), The Wicked Lady

2019-05-20: Yes Celebrates 50th Anniversary With 50 Live Set
As fractured as the YES experience has been over the last decades, there’s still enough strong original talent in the official YES to make a genuine YES album. For many, the Howe-led team with Alan White, and newer members (O

2019-05-20: David Byrne Announces ‘American Utopia’ Broadway Run
David Byrne announced that his acclaimed American Utopia live show would be adapted for a Broadway run later this year. The performances will take place in the 1,500-capacity Hudson Theatre for 16 weeks, from Oct. 4 to Jan. 1

2019-05-20: British Prog Diva Rosalie Cunningham To Release New Self-Titled Solo Album On July 26, 2019!
Esoteric Antenna are delighted to announce a new studio album with Rosalie Cunningham. Since her celebrated band Purson played its final gig in late 2016, singer, songwriter and multi instrumentalist Rosalie has been working

2019-05-19: AAJ Review: Bruford-Borstlap: Sheer Reckless Abandon
One of the great joys of music can be that of distance: coming back to a piece of music, a musician/group or a discography, even, years later to rediscover it anew. While returning to music after a break of months, years...ev

2019-05-18: King's X added to Cruise To The Edge 2020
Please welcome to Cruise to the Edge for the first time.... King's X! Book your cabin now at: cruisetotheedge.com

2019-05-18: 45 Years Ago: Rush’s First U.S. Show Becomes a Complete Disaster
Rush's first show in America ran a promoter out of the business and infuriated local officials to the point that they established new legislation. There were as many as four overdoses, too. Promo ads promised a 12-hour music

2019-05-17: SOTO: launch "HyperMania" single/video & Pt. 1 of EPK; "Origami" out next week!
SOTO, the modern Heavy Metal / Hard Rock group featuring vocalist Jeff Scott Soto (ex Yngwie Malmsteen / Talisman / ex Journey, Sons Of Apollo, TSO, etc.), are soon to release their third album and InsideOutMusic debut “Origa

2019-05-17: Eloy to release The Vision, The Sword And The Pyre (Part II) later this year
Eloy will release there new album, The Vision, The Sword And The Pyre (Part II) later this year. It is the fulfilment of mainman Frank Bornemann's dream of bringing the Joan Of Arc story to the rock opera form. Eloy released

2019-05-17: Faith No More’s Mike Patton teams up with Jean-Claude Vannier for Corpse Flower
Mike Patton has teamed up with French composer Jean-Claude Vannier for a new album titled Corpse Flower. The record will be released on September 13 through Ipecac Recordings – with the pair releasing the first single On Top

2019-05-17: Listen to New Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow Song ‘The Storm’
Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow have released a new song, "The Storm,” which is described as a “rocked-up remake” of 2001 Blackmore’s Night track “Fires at Midnight.” The new release is credited as having been composed by Blackmo

2019-05-16: Review: Five things we learned from last night's Bizarre World Of Frank Zappa show
So we went to see The Bizarre World Of Frank Zappa show at the London Palladium last night, the much-talked about 'hologram' tour that has drawn as much ire from some quarters as it has anticipation from others. On stage, a c

2019-05-15: French Music Legends Magma To Release New Album “Zëss” June 28th!
Much to the excitement of Magma fans worldwide, the legendary French ensemble will be releasing a new album titled “Zëss” on June 28, 2019! The CD is now available for pre-order and features a 40-page deluxe CD book which inc

2019-05-15: Henry Cow: The World is a Problem Paperback – 6 Sep 2019
In its open improvisations, lapidary lyrics, errant melodies, and relentless pursuit of spontaneity, the British experimental band Henry Cow pushed rock music to its limits. The band’s rotating personnel, sprung from rock, fr

2019-05-14: “Folly Bololey: Songs from Robert Wyatt’s Rock Bottom” by The North Sea Radio Orchestra feat. John Greaves & Annie Barbazza Limited Edition CD & Vinyl Available May 17th!
Critically acclaimed as one of the best records ever, Robert Wyatt’s 1974 masterpiece “Rock Bottom” has been re-arranged by Craig Fortnam for his amazing North Sea Radio Orchestra. Featuring long time Wyatt’s collaborator and

2019-05-13: Kansas Announce Special New York Show, Plan New Music
Kansas have announced a special show at the Beacon Theatre in New York on Dec. 14 that will find the group, for the first time, performing its classic albums Leftoverture and Point of Know Return back to back for one night on

2019-05-13: The Next Generation of Toto… ZFG Feat. Sons of Lukather and Porcaro To Tour Europe Summer 2019!
Serendipitous is an adjective that describes accidentally being in the right place at the right time, like bumping into a good friend in some unusual location, or finding a hundred dollar bill on the ground. The word could al

2019-05-13: District 97 release a video trailer for their forthcoming Pre-Screens tour
District 97 have released a teaser trailer for their forthcoming US tour dates. You can watch it below. The Chicago quintet will release their new album, Screens, late this year, but the album will be made available to buy a

2019-05-13: Leprous announce November European tour
Leprous have announced that they’ll tour across Europe later this year. They’ve lined up the shows in support of their upcoming and as-yet-untitled studio album. They’ll kick things off in Luxembourg on November 1 and wrap th

2019-05-12: A Conversation With Bill Bruford. Part One: Drumming
Bill Bruford’s retirement from music became effective in January 1, 2009. To me, this came as a shock. Bill’s music had impacted me significantly and still does. He played in many of my favourite rock bands: Yes, King Crimson

2019-05-10: Nad Sylvan: launches new single 'I Am The Sea'
Nad Sylvan, vocalist with Steve Hackett, recently announced the release of his new solo album ‘The Regal Bastard’ on the 5th July 2019. His third album for InsideOutMusic, and his 5th overall, this record is the final part of

2019-05-10: Pattern Seeking Animals: stream first single 'No Burden Left To Carry'; pre-order begins
PATTERN-SEEKING ANIMALS is the brand new group featuring the talents of current & former Spock's Beard members Ted Leonard, Jimmy Keegan & Dave Meros as well as long-time contributing songwriter-producer John Boegehold. The b

2019-05-10: Big Big Train release trailer video for Grand Tour
Big Big Train have released a trailer video for their forthcoming new album Grand Tour. You can watch the trailer below. "This new lyric film was created by Toward Infinity who used some of the album's booklet artwork to illu

2019-05-10: The Aristocrats announce new album You Know What…?
The Aristocrats have confirmed that they’ve completed work on their new studio album – and it’ll be released next month. The follow-up to to 2015's Tres Caballeros is titled You Know What…? and it will arrive on June 28.

2019-05-10: PledgeMusic Nearing Bankruptcy After Rescue Attempts Fail
Benji Rogers, founder of the crowdfunding platform PledgeMusic, said the business was about to enter bankruptcy after attempts to save it failed. Rogers returned on a voluntary basis after the company admitted it couldn’t pay

2019-05-09: See Rick Wakeman Praise ‘Favorite Keyboard of All Time’ in Moog Doc Clip
“My favorite keyboard of all time will always be the Minimoog,” Rick Wakeman says in an extended version of a scene that will appear in Electronic Voyager, an upcoming doc on the life of legendary synth inventor Robert Moog.