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2017-10-23: IO Earth Solitude album cover revealed
I'm happy to reveal the new album art for IO Earth's 4th studio album: SOLITUDE !! You can have your name printed in the album art! Just go to www.pledgemusic.com/projects/ioearth and see what more goodies are available... Pe

2017-10-22: AAJ Review: Jane Getter Premonition: ON Tour
With the release of ON (Madfish/Snapper, 2015)—the debut album with her newly minted Premonition band—guitarist Jane Getter completed her move from the funk/fusion guitar workouts of her first two albums (1997's Jane and 2005

Anneke van Giersbergen’s new band VUUR release their much-anticipated debut album, ‘In This Moment We Are Free'. It has been receiving fantastic reviews. VUUR’s full length debut was produced by Joost van den Broek, who was a

2017-10-20: Italian legends Premiata Forneria Marconi signed to ROSfest 2018
We‘re thrilled to announce that legendary Italian progressive rock band Premiata Forneria Marconi, also known as PFM, have been signed for the 2018 edition of the Rites of Spring festival. They are obviously signed as headlin

2017-10-20: Rush Announce 'Farewell to Kings' 40th Anniversary Set
Rush are releasing a 40th anniversary edition of their 1977 album A Farewell to Kings that includes a bunch of extras, including live tracks and videos. The Super Deluxe Edition of the set -- which comes out on Dec. 1 -- incl

2017-10-20: Sons Of Apollo: release video for "Lost in Oblivion" from "Psychotic Symphony" Album OUT TODAY
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

2017-10-20: French Musician/Composer Alan Simon Releases New Compilation “Songwriter” 2CD Feat. Jon Anderson, Justin Hayward, Alan Parsons, Martin Barre, John Wetton, Mick Fleetwood and others!
Alan Simon is a French folk-rock musician and composer best known for his rock operas which are performed with collaboration from other noted rock musicians. Simon is associated with Breton Celticism, and his most ambitious w

2017-10-19: RIP: Canterbury Legend Phil Miller Remembered
The death of Phil Miller announced yesterday evening robs progressive music of one of its most distinctive voices. The guitarist, whose work with a string of bands that included Delivery, Matching Mole, Hatfield And The North

2017-10-19: 40 Years Ago: ELO's 'Out of the Blue' Marks a Turning Point
With Out of the Blue, everything got more expansive for the Electric Light Orchestra – the songs, the concept, the shows and the issues. The October 1977 follow-up to their first-ever platinum release would balloon into a dou

2017-10-18: Patrick Moraz Live Friday at 8 PM - 11 PM Stream (YES / MOODY BLUES / Refugee)
Can't make it to the Patrick Moraz show? No worries, we have you covered, as The Iridium has partnered with KISWE technologies to bring you HI-DEF AUDIO/VIDEO streaming of Patrick's show! You will be able to direct the 5-came

2017-10-18: RIP: Tragically Hip's Gord Downie Dead at 53
Gord Downie, the lead singer for the beloved Canadian alt-rock band the Tragically Hip, died Tuesday at the age of 53. The cause was terminal brain cancer. "Last night, Gord quietly passed away with his beloved children and f

2017-10-18: 35 Years Ago: Supertramp Splinter on 'Famous Last Words'
Supertramp did what bands do when they have a breakthrough hit album: crisscrossed the world, playing their music before a quickly expanding fan base. But something went wrong after the four times-platinum Breakfast in Americ

2017-10-18: John Lodge Talks New Moody Blues DVD and Rock Hall Nomination
The Moody Blues' ongoing 50th anniversary celebration for their landmark Days of Future Passed LP will include a new live DVD of the album being performed in concert, due in stores before the end of the year. As bassist John

2017-10-16: Review: ProgStock 2017: Day 3
I’m sitting in an airport terminal finishing this post up, totally bummed that I’m not still in the lovely UCPAC, listening to brilliant music among wonderful friends. My brain is completely on musical overload, and I’m still

2017-10-16: Watch Video From Abandoned Mansion Once Owned by David Gilmour
Video has surfaced of an abandoned British mansion that was once owned by David Gilmour. And while much is made of the Pink Floyd guitarist's connection to the house in various headlines, as well as in the 13-minute video you

2017-10-15: Bernie Krause’s Equipment, Decades of Musical Memorabilia Lost in Fires
Bernie Krause barely escaped the fires that surrounded his 10-acre compound in Glen Ellen early Monday morning. He and his wife had to drive through flames on the roads leading away from his home. “The whole hillside near our

2017-10-15: To Wake a Dream in Moving Water: Echo Us Return from the Abyss With New Celtic-themed Album
In late 1996 Ethan Matthews recorded his first ever commercially available piece of music as a then 18 year-old guitarist working with electronics and ambient music. "Satre Dance" fell in right alongside all the new age and a

2017-10-14: Reunited Brand X surveys its influential past
During the mid-’70s, some of England’s best jazz and rock session players got together to blow off some steam. And 40 years later, the re­united members of Brand X can finally appreciate the influence they’ve had. “We’ve done

2017-10-13: Virgil & Steve Howe title track from collaborative album "Nexus" launched
Following the news earlier this week that Steve Howe would continue with plans to release his recently completed collaborative album with late son Virgil, he can now reveal the first piece of new music to be taken from the al

2017-10-13: Essential Modern Progressive Rock Albums
This soft-cover coffee table book includes over 280 pages featuring exclusive interviews, full color images of the artists live, original press photos, and brilliant album cover art from some of the greatest albums from 1990-

2017-10-12: AAJ Review: King Crimson: Official Bootleg: Live in Chicago, June 28th, 2017
As many King Crimson fans eagerly await the November release of its latest 40th Anniversary Series box set—this time spanning the years 1970 through 1972, when saxophonist/flautist Mel Collins was a constant alongside band co

2017-10-12: Hear Kansas' New Live Version of 'Dust in the Wind'
After spending more than a year touring to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their classic album Leftoverture, Kansas will commemorate the experience with the release of Leftoverture Live & Beyond, which will arrive on Nov. 3

2017-10-12: Former Yes Guitarist Peter Banks Posthumously Rejoins Mabel Greer’s Toyshop For The Last Song On New Album “The Secret”
On a new Mabel Greer’s Toyshop album “The Secret” to be released by December 15, and for the first time in 50 years, Peter Banks and Clive Bayley are heard playing a guitar duo. Clive has written a new song around previously

2017-10-11: Pink Floyd Announce Reissues of Two ’80s Albums on Vinyl
Pink Floyd have announced reissues of two albums from the ‘80s that will be available on vinyl for the first time in more than two decades. A Collection of Great Dance Songs and Delicate Sound of Thunder mark the continuation

2017-10-11: John Wetton’s AKUSTIKA – LIVE IN AMERIKA & AKUSTIKA II – RETURN TO AMERIKA 2-CD Now Available!
JOHN WETTON was the lead singer & bassist of ASIA, UK and the Red era of KING CRIMSON, with an extensive solo catalogue. This 2-CD set AKUSTIKA – LIVE IN AMERIKA & AKUSTIKA II – RETURN TO AMERIKA includes a 2017 remaster of t

2017-10-10: Fates Warning: More tour dates for January 2018!
U.S. Progressive Metal pioneers FATES WARNING have announced further live shows in the USA and Mexico as part of their next touring run in January 2018 in support of their much acclaimed latest album "Theories Of Flight". He

2017-10-10: Protean Collective guitar play through video
Here’s Steph Goyer with a full guitar play through of the song “Chained” off our latest album “Collapse”. This is one of my favorite songs off of our new album "Collapse" and it would mean the world to me if you would all che

2017-10-10: Eddie Jobson retires from playing live?
As you may have observed, I have been seriously "off the grid" for the last six months; you may have also noticed that the Fallen Angels tour never did extend to the U.S. West Coast or Japan. The reasons for this are too cop

2017-10-09: Steve Howe Hopes ‘Nexus’ Album Serves as ‘Fitting Tribute’ To His Son
Following the sudden death of Virgil Howe, drummer for the British power trio Little Barrie, his father and collaborator Steve Howe, guitarist for the prog-rock band Yes, is releasing an album that the two musicians completed

2017-10-09: King Crimson To Release “Official Bootleg: Live in Chicago, June 28th, 2017” & “Sailors’ Tales (1970 – 1972)” – Limited Edition 27 Disc Boxed Set
King Crimson’s “Official Bootleg: Live in Chicago, June 28th, 2017,” a two CD set, taken from the band’s most recent US tour, will be released on October 13, 2017. Presented as a King Crimson Collectors’ Club special edition,

2017-10-08: The PM Show #181
Greetings friends. The PM Show #181 is ready for your listening pleasure. Featured on this edition of The PM Show is new music from Anneke Van Giersbergen's Vuur. This new CD is a concept work about cities and freedom with An

2017-10-08: Bill Bruford Interview with Huffington Post
Mike Ragogna: Bill, your new box set Bruford 1977-1980: Seems Like a Lifetime Ago focuses on just those few years. As the artist, what stands out to you as most important about Bill Bruford and that body of work? Bill Bruford

2017-10-07: 50th Anniv. Edition of Days of Future Passed - original mix restored for CD!
The Moody Blues’ Days Of Future Passed will be celebrated with an expanded 50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition to be released November 17 by UMe. The deluxe 2CD/DVD and digital audio edition features the album’s newly restored or

2017-10-07: Ahmet Zappa Responds to Brother Dweezil’s Claims
The latest episode in a lengthy public dispute between Dweezil Zappa and his siblings over their father’s trademark and the Zappa Family Trust has come in the form of a statement from Ahmet Zappa. It is addressed to “Dweezil

2017-10-07: Curved Air Legend Sonja Kristina Releases New Anthology Featuring Newly Recorded Exclusive Tracks! Out Now!
Legendary Curved Air lead singer and founding member Sonja Kristina has released a new 2-CD compilation called ANTHOLOGY! This is the FIRST collection of her solo works and draws on recordings from her varied solo albums, alo

2017-10-06: Album Review: Dave Kerzner, Static
Dave Kerzner is back! Static is his second full-length solo album. New World established his prog bona fides, with its sprawling sci-fi concept album deployment of Pink Floyd-esque music. On Static, Dave again deploys his unc

2017-10-06: Listen to Avenged Sevenfold’s Cover of Pink Floyd’s ‘Wish You Were Here’
Avenged Sevenfold have released the latest “evolution” of their The Stage LP, a cover of Pink Floyd‘s “Wish You Were Here.” The band’s take on the Pink Floyd classic joins a series of covers released in the months since The S

2017-10-06: Watch the Trailer for ELO’s ‘Wembley or Bust’ Live CD and Concert Film
Jeff Lynne‘s Electric Light Orchestra will commemorate their summer 2017 set at Wembley Stadium with the new live album and concert film Wembley or Bust, due in stores next month. Scheduled for a Nov. 17 release and available

2017-10-06: VUUR launch new track 'Freedom - Rio'
Anneke van Giersbergen's new band VUUR are set to release their debut album, 'In This Moment We Are Free - Cities' on the 20th October 2017. Today they are pleased to release the new track 'Freedom - Rio', a song that Anneke

2017-10-05: Check Out ProgStock 2017 promotional video
ProgStock 2017's Final International Progressive Rock Lineup just 10 DAYS away! Please share!

2017-10-05: Kate Bush, Moody Blues and Radiohead part of 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominations
Dire Straits, the Moody Blues, the Zombies, Eurythmics, the Cars and the J. Geils Band are among the artists nominated for the 2018 class of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced the n

2017-10-05: Roy Strattman (from Little Atlas), a miracle and a request for help
Steve Katsikas writes - My Little Atlas bandmate and friend, Roy Strattman, was brutally assaulted (stabbed multiple times in the lungs, heart, and chest) while visiting Minneapolis. He most certainly would not have survived

2017-10-04: Innerview: Pat Mastelotto The irresistible blowtorch
Downstairs in the large backstage area of the Fox Theater in Oakland, every dressing room is full. Each door is emblazoned with logos identifying the room’s occupants inspired by the Periodic Table of Elements, including Cs,

2017-10-04: Watch Deep Purple’s Video for ‘The Surprising'
The members of Deep Purple have unveiled the latest video from their recent inFinite LP — and announced plans for an upcoming documentary and live recording commemorating the making of the album and its subsequent tour. The g

2017-10-04: Kansas: Launch 'Carry On Wayward Son' from 'Leftoverture Live & Beyond'
KANSAS - America's legendary progressive rock band, will release their new live album "Leftoverture Live & Beyond" on November 3, 2017. This is the first live album since 2009 for the band that has sold more than 30 million a

2017-10-03: Dave Kerzner releases lyric video for Static
Dave Kerzner has released a lyric video for his new song Static exclusively with Prog. It’s the title track from the Sound Of Contact man’s second solo album which launched last week on Bandcamp. Static is described as a prog

2017-10-03: Mike Portnoy’s Shattered Fortress in NYC: Looking in the Mirror, One Last Time
A week ago today, I boarded a plane for a quick, 24-hour jaunt to the Big Apple. This is something I’ve never done before – to board a plane by myself, with no luggage, to see a single concert. Only crazy fanboys do this sort

2017-10-02: RIP: Tom Petty has died after hospitalization for cardiac arrest, according to longtime manager
Tom Petty, the American rocker who fronted one of the country’s longest-running, most successful bands, is dead at 66, according to his longtime manager. Petty had suffered cardiac arrest at his Malibu home early Monday morni

2017-10-02: 20 Genres of Prog?
This is an ongoing attempt at an algorithmically-generated, readability-adjusted scatter-plot of the musical genre-space, based on data tracked and analyzed for 1536 genres by Spotify. The calibration is fuzzy, but in general

2017-10-02: Deep Purple’s ‘Smoke on the Water’ Preserved in DNA
Deep Purple’s classic “Smoke on the Water” has been preserved in DNA for UNESCO’s Memory of the World Archive. With help from Twist Bioscience and Microsoft, the organization led an experimental procedure that marks the first

2017-10-01: The PM Show #180
Greetings friends. The PM Show #180 is ready for your listening pleasure. Featured on this edition of The PM Show is a collection of old and new Prog from around the world woven together with the famous PM Show artistic touch

2017-10-01: The Keith Emerson Estate Announces the Re-release of “Emerson Plays Emerson” on CD & Download. OUT NOW!
The Keith Emerson Estate is pleased to announce the re-release of the celebrated album of Keith Emerson keyboard (and rare) pieces, Emerson Plays Emerson, which has long been out of print and a collector’s item. The re-releas

2017-09-30: Brian Wilson Is Not Planning to Retire
Brian Wilson is nearing the end of two years worth of dates bringing the Beach Boys‘ legendary Pet Sounds record around the world. But even though he said back in 2016 that this was going to be the last go-round for the full-

2017-09-29: Brand X Returns to Boston!
FROM: CARLA’s CORNER FOR NEWEARS-“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence…” BRAND X IS RETURNING TO BOSTON!!! Regent Theater Arlington, MA: October 14th. I have a confession to make

2017-09-29: New Stratospheerius album 'Guilty of Innocence" released today.
Nick Katona Wishing you all a great day! Today's coffee post sponsored by Melodic Revolution Records and the New Joe Deninzon & Stratospheerius album Guilty of Innocence. Released worldwide today September 29, 2017. Available

2017-09-29: Joe Satriani Says ‘Everybody’s the Star’ on His New Album
Joe Satriani said there were no struggles for dominance during the making of his upcoming album What Happens Next, which features Glenn Hughes on bass and Chad Smith on drums. Instead, he explained, it was the combined work o

2017-09-29: Roger Waters bashes Trump, angering some Boston fans
President Trump supporters who’re planning to see Roger Waters at TD Garden Thursday, get ready. If it’s anything like Wednesday’s show, the anti-Trump vitriol is relentless and may be a turnoff for hardcore fans who just wan

2017-09-29: New release from Flight out today
Flight - "Sea". Sea is the fifth Song from Flights upcoming 2017 release. Released September 29, 2017. Credits: Sal Demetrio - Drums, Tony Puleo - Bass, Scott Deardon - Rhythm Guitar, Scott Abene - Lead Guitar, Harmony Guitar

2017-09-28: Evership - A Slow Descent Into Reality (Official Lyric Video)
Evership releases "A Slow Descent Into Reality" Official Lyric Video! Filmed at ROSfest 2017. Directed By: Christian Rios.

2017-09-28: Yes Announce ’Topographic Drama’ Live Album
Yes have announced the release of a new live album, Topographic Drama, that was recorded during the band’s U.S. tour in 2016-17. The set arrives on Nov. 24 in double-CD and triple-vinyl formats, with sleeve artwork by longtim

2017-09-27: Emerson, Lake & Palmer / Fanfare 1970-2010: career-spanning 24-disc box set
This lavishly packaged, super-deluxe, multi-component rigid box set showcases the immense musical talents of Keith Emerson, Greg Lake and Carl Palmer. It contains a wealth of exciting ELP treasure, including: Triple vinyl LP

2017-09-27: Belew (and others) playing Bowie in 2018
Following the success of its first run of dates earlier this year, the Celebrating David Bowie tour will return for a proper North American leg in 2018. The tour, which will again feature prominent musicians who worked with D

2017-09-27: Instrumental Prog Ensemble Podd Release Debut Album “Cosmic Forces”
Podd, the new instrumental, progressive rock band, presents their debut album “Cosmic Forces,” drawing inspiration from the flood plains of the Mississippi Delta, the mountains of Macedonia, to the foothills of the Himalayas.

2017-09-27: Yes vs. Yes, Part 1: A Numerical Approach
When Christopher Squire passed away two years ago, I thought I’d missed my chance to see Yes live. While never fanatical, I’ve been a fan of the band for a long time. But without Chris Squire or Jon Anderson in the band, I

2017-09-27: Listen to Joe Satriani's 'Energy' From New 'What Happens Next' Album
Joe Satriani has released the first single from his upcoming album, What Happens Next. “Energy,” which you can listen to above, departs from the sci-fi themes the guitarist is known for — a reflection of the entire album, whi

2017-09-26: Joe Satriani Is ‘Feeling Very Positive’ About a Chickenfoot Reunion in 2018
The members of Chickenfoot have spent much of the past five years focusing on their many other musical endeavors, and scheduling is a big part of what’s kept the band on the back burner. But according to guitarist Joe Satrian

2017-09-26: Deep Purple’s Former Accountant Hit With 11-Year Ban for Misappropriating Funds
The results of a bankruptcy investigation have found Deep Purple‘s former accountant liable for more than $2.5 million in misappropriated funds, resulting in an 11-year ban on his eligibility to serve as a corporate director.

2017-09-26: InsideOut Music announces signing of Perfect Beings; album due in January
Los Angeles progressive rock group, Perfect Beings, have signed with InsideOut Music for their upcoming new album, due January 2018. Ryan Hurtgen (vocals, piano), Johannes Luley (guitar, bass, production), and Jesse Nason (ke

2017-09-26: Adrian Belew Will Not Participate in Frank Zappa Hologram Tour
Despite having been mentioned as one of the many former Frank Zappa sidemen that were lined up to play in next year’s tour where Zappa appeared via hologram, guitarist Adrian Belew has now said that he won’t be involved, and

2017-09-26: Aisles Rockaxis performance on Youtube
Our live session for Rockaxis' Señal en Vivo is now on YouTube. Watch it. See them on US Tour: SAT 14 OCT - PROGSTOCK FESTIVAL, UNION COUNTY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER - RAHWAY, NJ, USA; WED 18 OCT - BUFFALO IRON WORKS, BUFFALO,

2017-09-25: The PM Show #179
Greetings friends. The PM Show #179 is ready for your listening pleasure. Featured on this edition of The PM Show is new music from Caligula's Horse. The new CD "Bloom" is an excellent work. In the ADS forest Sleepytime Goril

2017-09-25: Live Review: Anathema - European Optimist Tour Debut - The Garage, Glasgow
It’s been a wee while since Anathema shared their stirring music with a Scottish audience, and I was beginning to think the band had given up on us. Since their last visit in 2014, we’d missed out on their acoustic tour perfo

2017-09-25: Roger Waters Loosens Up a Little in Cleveland: Photo Gallery
For the first time since his In the Flesh tour concluded in 2002, Roger Waters is playing concerts without promising in advance to play an entire Pink Floyd album, as he did with The Dark Side of the Moon in 2006-08 and from

2017-09-25: Trevor Rabin Says New Music With Former Yes Bandmates ‘Just Taking a Long Time'
Progressive rock fans were happy to see the long-discussed reunion of former Yes members Jon Anderson, Rick Wakeman and Trevor Rabin come together in 2016. They hit the road for a tour billed as Anderson, Rabin & Wakeman (sho

2017-09-25: The Security Project Feat. King Crimson & Peter Gabriel Members To Tour US In Support Of New Live Album “Contact”
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)

2017-09-24: The ‘hippie’ at Roger Waters’s side has his own squad, too
The most special effect of the new Roger Waters tour isn’t the airborne pig, the 1,000 watts of prismatic lasers, or the wall of video screens that bifurcates the arena. It’s the onstage arrival of band member Jonathan Wilson

2017-09-24: French Music Legends Magma Release Rare 1973 Mostly Acoustic Version of “MEKANIK KOMMANDOH” with Orchestra Choir!
From the very first short version recorded in the summer of 1971 on the compilation album “PUISSANCE 13 + 2” to the spring 1973 version on the eponymous album, “MEKANIK DESTRUKTIW KOMMANDOH” slowly evolved over time. “MEKANIK

2017-09-23: Dweezil Zappa Will Not Be on the Frank Zappa Hologram Tour
The proposed tour featuring a hologram of Frank Zappa and many of his sidemen has the backing of the Zappa Family Trust, but not Frank’s son, Dweezil. The guitarist said that he will not take part in it. On Thursday, he tweet

2017-09-22: Spock's Beard: Snow Live: A high-octane live presentation of a long-overdue progressive-rock magnum opus
Around the globe fans of the legendary US progressive rock act Spock’s Beard cheered with excitement last year after the announcement of the band’s classic lineup joining forces with current members as part of an exclusive pe

2017-09-22: Roger Waters Feuds With Local TV Station After News Report Leads to Youth Dance Group Canceling Concert Appearance
Roger Waters‘ outspoken politics are well known to anyone who’s spent any length of time listening to his music. But not everyone is familiar with the former Pink Floyd member’s points of view — not even some of the adults wh

2017-09-21: Frank Zappa - Back On The Road: The Hologram Tour
Eyellusion, live music’s premier hologram production company, today announced that it will work closely with the Zappa Family Trust to produce hologram performances of Frank Zappa, giving fans an opportunity to experience the

2017-09-21: Empire ft. Peter Banks and Sydney Foxx – Complete Recordings
Empire was Pete Banks and (then wife) Sydney Foxx's attempt at a band post-Flash. The band went through several incarnations from 1974 (with John Giblin and Phil Collins involved) through to 1978. Three sets of studio demos w

2017-09-20: Invincible Space Rock God, NIK TURNER, co-founder of HAWKWIND, Returns With A Brand New Album & North American Tour!
The Return Of The Thunder Rider! Hawkwind co-founder Nik Turner teleports back to Earth with a brand new album, Life In Space, to be released on September 29 via Purple Pyramid Records. The album features some of Nik’s most m

2017-09-20: Aisles World streaming tonight
Tonight, don't miss our live session for Rockaxis' Señal en Vivo. Interview and live music exclusively at: https://www.facebook.com/rockaxisonline. Spread the word!

2017-09-19: Ian Gillan Explains Why Deep Purple Reunion With Ritchie Blackmore Won’t Happen
Deep Purple singer Ian Gillan has revealed his reasons for refusing a one-off reunion with former guitarist Ritchie Blackmore. Blackmore recently said he’d like to participate in a single show with his onetime bandmates that

2017-09-19: UK Prog Ensemble CAIRO Releases Debut Album “Say” – Available Now!
Touchstone founder Rob Cottingham’s latest new band project CAIRO combines keyboard wizardry and electronica with modern rock values, dynamic guitar work and soaring vocals. This creates an enthralling sound that will capture

2017-09-18: Steve Wislon North American tour dates announced
I’m happy to announce a return to the USA & Canada in April and May of next year with my band, and with a new show based on the current album To The Bone. As well as featuring songs from that album there will be favourites fr

2017-09-18: Premiata Forneria Marconi: release first single from new album "Emotional Tattoos" & present artwork as wall painting in Milan!
"Central District" is the first single by Italian progressive legends PREMIATA FORNERIA MARCONI (PFM). The song has been released simultaneously in its English and Italian version ("Quartiere Generale"), and marks the first b

2017-09-18: Sons Of Apollo: release video for "Coming Home" from 'PSYCHOTIC SYMPHONY'album due out Oct 20
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

2017-09-18: Protean Collective nominated for Boston Music Awards
Ladies and Gentlemen! We are honored to say that we've been nominated for "Metal Act of the Year" at the 2017 Boston Music Awards for the 3rd year in a row. Be sure to vote for us here: http://bostonmusicawards.com/vote/ . Th

2017-09-18: Joe Satriani Recruits Glenn Hughes and Chad Smith for New 'What Happens Next' Album
Joe Satriani has completed his 16th solo album, titled What Happens Next, and is now prepping for another string of shows on the G3 Tour. What Happens Next, which is due on Jan. 12, finds guitarist Satriani recording with ba

2017-09-16: The PM Show #178
Greetings friends. The PM Show #178 is ready for your listening pleasure. Featured on this edition of The PM Show is music from every decade since the 70's. Come listen to how prog fits together from past and present decades.

2017-09-15: Adrian Belew and Stewart Copeland Say New Gizmodrome Band Project Was an ‘Immediate Lovefest'
With former Police drummer Stewart Copeland and guitar virtuoso Adrian Belew in the lineup alongside Level 42 bassist Mark King and keyboardist Vittorio Cosma, Gizmodrome can hardly avoid being labeled a supergroup. But as Co

2017-09-15: Watch Punky Meadows’ New ‘Lost and Lonely’ Video Featuring Former Angel Bandmates
Former Angel guitarist Punky Meadows has been inching his way back into the spotlight this past year with some new music and some live dates. And now he’s released a new single, “Lost and Lonely,” that features two former Ang

2017-09-15: Caligula’s Horse : 'In Contact' out now; 'Songs for No One' video launched
Caligula's Horse, a band at the forefront of Australia's progressive rock scene, release their much-anticipated new album 'In Contact'. To celebrate the album's release, the band have launched a stunning new video for recent

2017-09-14: Hirsh Gardner, Legendary Drummer of New England, Releases New Solo CD
Hirsh Gardner, original drummer of AOR/Melodic rockers New England, has released a new solo CD, My Brain Needs a Holiday, his first solo release since the critically acclaimed Wasteland of Broken Hearts in 2002. However, Hirs

2017-09-13: New Nik Turner - Life in Space
The Return of the Thunder Rider! Hawkwind Co-Founder feat. ex-Hawkwind members to create a space rock classic!

2017-09-13: Mavara - living the fast life Official Video
New England based prog rockers Mavara release the official video for 'Living The Fast Life' , from their new album 'Consciousness'.

2017-09-13: Watch: First Trailer for Revealing New Eric Clapton Documentary, "Life in 12 Bars"
Showtime has released a new trailer for an upcoming documentary Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars. The film is screening at the Toronto International Film Festival this week and set for a full release on Showtime in February 2018

2017-09-12: Former Genesis guitarist and Prog legend Steve Hackett is returning for a tour from North to South America in February & March 2018.
Steve's exciting new show will bring back huge Genesis favourites he co-wrote such as 'Supper's Ready', 'Dancing with the Moonlit Knight', 'Fountain of Salmacis', 'Firth of Fifth' & 'The Musical Box', also including songs lik