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2017-08-21: Premiata Forneria Marconi reveal cover and more details of "Emotional Tattoos
To the very day, Premiata Forneria Marconi (aka PFM) is considered the most influential and respected Italian rock band and on October 27th, 2017 InsideOutMusic will release the band's new studio album "Emotional Tattoos". No

2017-08-21: Lonely Robot: launch video for 'In Floral Green'
Lonely Robot, the project masterminded by producer, guitarist and singer/songwriter John Mitchell (It Bites, Frost*, Arena), released their much-anticipated second studio album 'The Big Dream' earlier this year, reaching numb

2017-08-20: Saga - 40th Anniversay tour - interviews and music
Canada's own prog rock band Saga has called it a day after 40 years. Join me for exclusive interviews with vocalist Michael Sadler and guitarist Ian Crichton and great tunes from the band's rich catalogue. With over 20 studio

2017-08-20: DREADNAUGHT - Hard Chargin' CD Release Show!!
For you folks in New England who can't or won't be attending Progday this Labor Day weekend, Dreadnaught would be thrilled if you could attend the CD release show for their new album, Hard Chargin'! Billed as "An Evening Of O

2017-08-18: Steven Wilson interview: To The Bone
Steven Wilson‘s fifth studio album, To The Bone is released this week. SDE caught up with the musician and songwriter recently to discuss the record and to explore the fan-artist relationship in the 21st century… SuperDeluxeE

2017-08-18: Kansas: announces live concert album "LEFTOVERTURE LIVE & BEYOND" to be released Novermber 03rd!
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 al

2017-08-18: Time Makers official lyric video from Mavara new album "Consciousness"
Here is "Time Makers" from Mavara new album "Consciousness"! Please share it with your friends! May the music bring joy, peace and happiness to the world!

2017-08-17: Galactic Cowboys return with original line up and first album in 17 years!!
Music Theories Recordings/Mascot Label Group are thrilled to announce the signing of 90’s progressive metal adventurers Galactic Cowboys who return with the original line up and their first album in 17 years. Dane Sonnier (Gu

2017-08-17: The Who to Release 'Tommy – Live at the Royal Albert Hall'
The Who ran through a rare complete live performance of their classic Tommy LP at the Royal Albert Hall in the spring of 2017, and soon fans everywhere will be able to experience the show. Tommy – Live at the Royal Albert Hal

2017-08-17: Pink Floyd Fails Neil deGrasse Tyson's Science Class: ‘There Is No Dark Side of the Moon'
Pink Floyd‘s The Dark Side of the Moon boasts plenty of rock gravitas – but science? Not so much. The ground-breaking album has long been celebrated for its remarkable musical depth, its striking cover design and its history-

2017-08-16: Carl Palmer Says Asia’s Future Is Still Undecided
It’s still unclear how Asia will move forward following the death of John Wetton. He passed away in January after a cancer battle, weeks before Asia were set to tour the U.S. with Journey. They completed the road trip with We

2017-08-16: How ‘Eclipse’ Provided an Epic Finale for Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’
Pink Floyd were onto something, as sessions continued for 1973’s The Dark Side of the Moon. They just didn’t have an ending. In fact, the band continued tinkering with things even after a first live run-through of the album w

2017-08-16: Pär Lindh at ProgDay 2017!
PÄR LINDH’s musical career stretches back to 1977 when he formed Antenna Baroque. In 1979 he founded the symphonic trio Vincebus Ereptum. But with the changing musical times he spent his following years as organist, classical

2017-08-15: Watch David Gilmour Reflect on Touring South America in ‘Live at Pompeii’ Interview Clip
David Gilmour‘s 2016 solo tour didn’t just include a return to Pompeii — it also found the former Pink Floyd frontman marking his first tour dates in South America, an experience he later recalled during an interview filmed f

2017-08-15: 32 Weird Facts About Hipgnosis' Most Famous Rock Album Covers (mostly prog albums)
When it comes to rock album cover art, it’s basically either BH or AH – before or after Hipgnosis. Before, LPs typically featured basic portraiture of the artists. After, bands began to embrace the surrealism of Rene Magritte

2017-08-14: Geoff Downes in Motortrend
Class of 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Yes keyboardist Geoff Downes was driving a beat-up old Ford Escort wagon when he did session work, because it could fit his electric piano and other items. But then “Video Kil

2017-08-13: Core Web Graphics
California street artist Karsten Mouras, who is known for saying "you can never have enough color", has transitioned this building a few times (this one in 2013) in Barcelona, Spain for a friend. Just so happens... he's a fan

2017-08-13: Tree of Life Drum Cam DVD + FREE CD **PRE SALE BUNDLE
The instrumental progressive-metal unit, Tree of Life, have released their long awaited debut album Awakening Call. Employing a heavy blend of blistering prog-metal, hard rock, jazz, and classical music, that invokes names li

2017-08-11: STEVE VAI: Who I Think Is the Greatest Guitarist of All Time
Steve Vai answered the good ole question of “Who is the greatest guitarist of all time?”, telling Music Radar: “I very rarely agree with the term best guitar player. It just seems so obscene to put something so subjective int

2017-08-11: SONS OF APOLLO - Signs Of The Time (Album Track) on Youtube
Officially released by the InsideOut YouTube channel: SONS OF APOLLO - Signs Of The Time (Album Track). Pre-Order now: SONS OF APOLLO - Signs Of The Time (Album Track). InsideOutMusic2017.

2017-08-11: Tomas Bodin is the new member of Moon Safari
One month after the (obligatory) split with Simon Åkesson, Moon Safari found a replacement who is Tomas Bodin, well-known for being the keyboardist of Flower Kings, as well as his solo projects. The band uploaded a post on it

2017-08-11: Suspicious Fire Guts Le Studio, Where Many Classic Albums Were Recorded
Le Studio, the Canadian studio that once played host to a long list of renowned rock artists in the midst of making some of the genre’s best-loved albums, has been consumed by a fire that investigators are treating as the res

2017-08-10: The PM Show #173
Greetings friends. The PM Show #173 is ready for your listening pleasure. Featured on this edition of The PM Show is more new music from Bent Knee. (Have you heard this group???) We also hear more new music from MIriador. At

2017-08-10: District 97/Dave Kerzner Band STATIC VAULTS US TOUR
We're very pleased to announce the STATIC VAULTS TOUR featuring District 97 and The Dave Kerzner Band! We had a blast teaming up with Dave in the UK/Europe last year and we can't wait to bring this show stateside! Here are th

2017-08-10: David Gilmour Unveils Clips From New ‘Live at Pompeii’ Movie
David Gilmour has released more preview clips from his upcoming concert movie Live at Pompeii. The film will be screened in theaters for one night only on Sept. 13 before going on sale to home video on Sept. 29. You can watch

2017-08-10: King’s X bring the ‘Groove Machine’ to the Regent Theatre in Arlington, MA
Power rock trio King’s X return to the road for an exclusive date at the Regent Theatre in Arlington, MA, on October 12th. This will be the band’s first performance in New England since 2015. Kings of Spade will open the sho

2017-08-10: Two New Soundtracks Harness The Cinematic Power Of Prog/Space Rock Legends & Revivalists!
Features the music of Hawkwind, Nektar, Faust, Chrome, Brainticket, Rick Wakeman (Yes), Guru Freakout (with Mani Neumeier), John Wetton (Asia), Robby Krieger (The Doors), Omega, Hedersleben, and others! Two very different ind

2017-08-09: Steve Morse Says Ritchie Blackmore’s Return to Deep Purple Would Be ‘Nice’
Current Deep Purple guitarist Steve Morse said it would be “nice” if his predecessor Ritchie Blackmore could return to the band for a guest appearance. Blackmore recently said he’d consider performing with the band again. But

Progression magazine issue No. 72 has been mailed to all domestic and international subscribers, and now is available for single-issue ordering. Please visit our new web store: https://store.progressionmag.com/. Featured in t

2017-08-08: Blackmore's Night Announce 'To the Moon and Back' Compilation CD With New Tracks
Blackmore’s Night will mark their 20th anniversary as a band with the release of the new double-disc compilation To the Moon and Back: 20 Years and Beyond …, which combines previously released material with re-recordings and

2017-08-08: New Documentary on French Music Legends Magma “To Life, Death and Beyond: the Music of Magma”
“To Life, Death and Beyond: the Music of Magma” is a feature film that explores one of the most visionary and innovative music of the last 50 years, Magma. It takes the audience on a journey through several countries where th

2017-08-07: Caligula’s Horse : launch first track from 'In Contact'
Caligula's Horse, a band at the forefront of Australia's progressive rock scene, recently announced the release of their forthcoming fourth studio album, 'In Contact', for release on the 15th September 2017 via Inside Out Mus

2017-08-07: Chilean Prog Ensemble Aisles To Tour US For The First Time In Support of Critically Acclaimed Album “Hawaii”
Aisles, the acclaimed South American prog rock sextet, will tour the United States for the first time in their career to play five dates, including the festivals Progstock in Rahway, New Jersey, and Progtoberfest, in Chicago,

2017-08-05: Dave Kerzner Band and Sonus Umbra at ProgDay 2017!
DAVE KERZNER first made a name for himself through his work with wide-ranging artists such as Keith Emerson, Steve Hackett, Steven Wilson, Alan Parsons, Nick Mason, John Paul Jones, Neil Peart, Francis Dunnery, Jon Anderson,

2017-08-04: The Whitest Music Ever - Prog rock was audacious, innovative—and awful?
We are the most uncool people in Miami.” So begins, promisingly enough, David Weigel’s The Show That Never Ends: The Rise and Fall of Prog Rock. Weigel, along with 3,000 fellow Yes-heads, Rush-oids, Tull freaks, and votaries

2017-08-04: The PM Show #172
Greetings friends. The PM Show #172 is ready for your listening pleasure. Featured on this edition of The PM Show is more new music from Steve Hackett. We also hear more new music from Dean Watson. Dream Theater says that the

2017-08-04: On The Wire - MRR News! Issue No.3
Joe Deninzon & Stratospheerius release a new music video and single, HYSTERIA goes live via YouTube, Spotify, and all quality digital stores on August 4. HYSTERIA is a Wagnerian/Queen-esque cover of Muse’s 2003 hit. The song

2017-08-04: Secret Chiefs 3 is about to go on tour around the U.S./Canada opening up for Dead Cross
It's the hugest honor to be invited to tour with Dead Cross (with Patton and Lombardo, and Michael Crain & Justin Pearson of Retox / the Locust). I just heard the new record a few months back, and I can say without hesitation

2017-08-04: Big Big Train Releases Free Music on Bandcamp
All of Big Big Train's songs with a London theme have been brought together as a 34 minute song cycle. As all of the tracks which make up London Song have been released previously, the release is available for free download a

2017-08-04: New interview with Nick (featuring live performance of Kingmaker)
A new interview with Nick D'Virgilio about his work with Big Big Train has been published by M Music and Musicians Magazine. The online version of the interview includes film of the full-length version of Kingmaker performed

Haken are set to hit the road in North America later this month for their 10th Anniversary tour. In advance of that, the band have released a brand new animated video for the track 'Lapse', taken from last year's critically a

2017-08-03: Watch ‘Rattle That Lock’ From David Gilmour’s ‘Live at Pompeii’
David Gilmour is giving fans an early look at his upcoming Live at Pompeii release with a full-length clip of “Rattle That Lock.” The live album and concert film, due in stores Sept. 29, captures Gilmour’s return to a venue h

2017-08-03: Dennis DeYoung Wants 'One Last Tour' With Styx
After decades of estrangement and animosity, former Styx singer Dennis DeYoung, the voice behind so many of the bands hits, is pleading with his old band to reunite the original lineup for one last tour. The group broke ties

2017-08-02: Season 4 of the NewEARS Prog Show begins September 9th
We are getting ready for Season 4. NewEARS Prog Show will be back on September 9th on our new time...4pm to 6pm est. on WEMF Radio WEMFRADIO.COM. Join Us for more guests, more new music and more !

2017-08-02: Mystery - Second Home (Live 2CD and DVD) coming soon
The wait is over, MYSTERY is proud to present its first Live DVD filmed and recorded live on April 3rd 2016 headlining the ProgDreams V festival in the Netherlands. Also available on Double CD.

2017-08-02: Hello fellow Gong freaks
Hey fellow Gong freaks help the amazingly gifted Josh Pollock ex University Of Errors Acidmother's Gong release a solo album dedicated to the memory of Daevid Allen ! Josh : For many years I had the good fortune of collaborat

2017-08-02: Jeff Beck Announces ‘Live at the Hollywood Bowl’ Album and Concert Film
Jeff Beck marked 50 years as a recording artist with a special star-studded show last summer. Now, fans everywhere can enjoy those performances courtesy of the audiovisual package Live at the Hollywood Bowl, due in stores lat

2017-08-02: Powerglove & Protean Collective with Wilderun at Brighton Music Hall August 12th
August 12th at Brighton Music Hall Protean Collective will be playing our new release "Collapse" front to back and sharing the stage with PowerGlove and Wilderun !

2017-08-01: New supergroup Sons Of Apollo announces debut album
A new project, which could be dubbed a 'supergroup' named Sons Of Apollo have just revealed that they’ll release their debut album later this year. The new band sees former Dream Theater members Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherini

2017-08-01: New Progression Magazine #72 now available
Tina Guo (cover story) – in-depth interview with the ubiquitous American cellist who is film score legend Hans Zimmer’s right-hand woman. Tina aspires to branch out from the world of soundtracks and classical

2017-08-01: 45 Years Ago: Bill Bruford Announces His Stunning Departure From Yes
Bill Bruford’s hall of fame career included eight studio recordings as drummer with King Crimson, and a brief but celebrated stint in Genesis. Yet his July 19, 1972 departure from Yes remains a central talking point. After al

2017-08-01: Rush: Two Years After Their Last Show
On Aug. 1, 2015, Rush made their 25th appearance at Los Angeles’ Forum and performed the R40 set, in which they went back in time through their catalog, starting with recent material and ending with early tracks, complete wit

2017-07-31: ProgStock is GO!
Hello ProgStock Pledgers! We are pleased to inform all of you that we are finally able to bring ProgStock 2017 to life! We can’t wait to meet every one of you this October! First, we want to thank...

2017-07-31: Carl Palmer named Prog God 2017
Emerson, Lake & Palmer drummer Carl Palmer has been named the Prog God for 2017 – and he’ll pick up the award at this year’s Progressive Music Awards in association with Orange Amplification in London in September. He’s being

2017-07-29: Amma (a requiem to the paleocontact hypothesis)
An homage to Dieu d'eau, a book by Marcel Griaule about the Dogon tribe in Africa and their astronomical knowledge. A requiem to the paleocontact hypothesis, which claimed that Dogons learnt this knowledge from ancient astr

2017-07-28: Fish - The 10 Records That Changed My Life
For Fish, the vinyl revival started after he got the builders in. "All my vinyl used to be on a very tall shelf", he says. "And when it got to two o'clock on a Saturday morning and you were shit-faced after a couple of bottle

2017-07-27: Stick Men Feat. King Crimson Members To Tour US & Canada In Support of “Prog Noir” Studio Album & Forthcoming Double Live Album “Roppongi – Live in Tokyo 2017, Featuring Mel Collins”
In support of their their critically acclaimed studio album “Prog Noir” and forthcoming digital only live album “Roppongi – Live in Tokyo 2017, Featuring Mel Collins,” Stick Men, featuring Tony Levin and Pat Mastelotto of Kin

2017-07-26: Canadian instrumental progressive band Cydemind celebrates Dream Theater's 'Images & Words' 25th Anniversary with acoustic cover
Dream Theater is without any doubt a band that had a monstrous influence on us growing up. Personally, I discovered Images & Words at around 15 years old and it quickly became one of my favorite, if not MY favorite album

2017-07-26: Ronnie James Dio's Hologram Is Going on Tour
Wendy Dio can’t bring the dead back to life, but she’s certainly coming close, as far as fans are concerned. After recently defending her decision to pursue hologram technology, it looks like her late husband, Ronnie James Di

2017-07-25: DVD Review: District 97, “Live at De Boerderij”
District 97 is a band that I discovered much later than I would have wanted. I first heard about them because they were performing at Cruise to the Edge. People all over the ship were raving about them. The ship, mind you, wa

2017-07-25: Odin’s Court Announce New Album “Turtles All the Way Down Volume II”
Melodic US Progressive Rock outfit Odin’ Court is nearing completion of the recording and production for their 5th concept album Turtles All the Way Down Volume II. ODIN’S COURT is a Maryland, USA Progressive Rock band that w

2017-07-24: New video from upcoming Protean Collective album 'Collapse"
Here's the FULL video for "Dead Ends". The new album "Collapse" comes out Friday! Look for it on Bandcamp, iTunes, Spotify, and more. This is the full video for the first single "Dead Ends". Spread the love! If you like it pl

2017-07-23: ProgDay 2017: FLOR DE LOTO Cancels, HEDERSLEBEN and EPHEMERAL SUN Confirm!
It is with great sadness and disappointment that we must announce that Flor de Loto has cancelled its performance at this year's ProgDay. However, we have two more great bands to announce: HEDERSLEBEN is a spacerock/psyche/kr

2017-07-23: Rush's 'Tom Sawyer' Dazzles in Steven Spielberg's New 'Ready Player One' Trailer
The modern-day warrior of Rush‘s “Tom Sawyer” helps cyber sleuth Wade Watts kick some major robot butt in the the new trailer for Steven Spielberg‘s upcoming film Ready Player One. The highly anticipated movie, based on the

2017-07-22: Rachel Flowers new cover of Trilogy
Trilogy was one of the first songs by Emerson, Lake, and Palmer that I ever heard. The sound of the Moog really grabbed my attention, and I am very happy to cover this song now in honor of Keith and Greg. The piano was played

2017-07-21: David Gilmour Live at Pompei coming September 29th
45 years after Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour filmed ‘Live At Pompeii’ in the legendary Roman Amphitheatre there, he returned for two spectacular shows in July 2016, part of the year-long tour in support of his No.1 album ‘Rattle

2017-07-21: The Tangent: "The Slow Rust of Forgotten Machinery" out now!
The Tangent, the progressive rock group led by Andy Tillison, have released their new ninth studio album 'The Slow Rust of Forgotten Machinery' today! To celebrate, watch Andy discuss the making of the album in this new inter

2017-07-19: The PM Show #171
Greetings friends. The PM Show #171 is ready for your listening pleasure. Featured on this edition of The PM Show is new music from Bent Knee fronted by the incredibly talented Courtney Swain. Hearing Courtney sing is like li

2017-07-19: Watch Roger Waters’ New Video for ‘Wait for Her’
Greetings friends. The PM Show #171 is ready for your listening pleasure. Featured on this edition of The PM Show is new music from Bent Knee fronted by the incredibly talented Courtney Swain. Hearing Courtney sing is like li

2017-07-18: Brand X will be playing at the Regent Theatre on October 15th.
Many claim it’s BRAND X‘s unique combination of masterful chops mixed with their childlike melodies that make so special. Some musicians play from inside their own world, but John Goodsall, Percy Jones, Kenwood Dennard and th

2017-07-18: Ritchie Blackmore Says He Would Play a ‘Single Show’ With Deep Purple
Ritchie Blackmore said he’d be prepared to play a “single show” with his former colleagues in Deep Purple, mainly for nostalgia reasons – although he doesn’t believe the performance will ever take place. The guitarist quit th

2017-07-17: KAYAK inks worldwide deal with InsideOutMusic; announce release date for "Seventeen"!
Legendary Dutch progressive rock band KAYAK has signed a worldwide deal with InsideOutMusic! The band's seventeenth studio album is entitled "Seventeen" and is set for release on January 12th, 2018. Currently being busy mixin

2017-07-17: 5/5 star review of Bubblemath's Edit Peptide on Sea of Tranquility
If you aren't familiar with the band, they blend complex progressive rock ala Gentle Giant or Echolyn with a touch of Beatles or Todd Rundgren inspired pop, as well as the metallic crunch of Dream Theater and the zany approac

2017-07-15: RIP: David Z, Adrenaline Mob, Trans-Siberian Orchestra Bassist, [and Braindance] Killed in RV Crash (Russell Allen of Symphony-X seriously injured)
David Zablidowsky, who, as David Z, was the bassist for both the Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Adrenaline Mob, was killed yesterday afternoon when a tractor-trailor struck Adrenaline Mob’s RV. The band was en route to a gig at

2017-07-15: King Crimson To Tour The US Fall 2017!
Now in their 48th year, King Crimson will be returning to America in the Fall of 2017! The new dates see the group performing in some states and cities that have not been visited in a while. Atlanta, Georgia, for example, las

2017-07-14: The missing Dream Theater album from the 90s?
Exactly one week from today almost every single progressive rock magazine or fanzine around the world was celebrating the coming of the 25th anniversary of what can arguably be called the quintessential album in the evolution

2017-07-14: 35 Years Ago: Roger Waters Creates, Then Loses Control of, ‘The Wall’ Movie
By the time Pink Floyd – The Wall premiered in U.K. theaters on July 15, 1982, it had become something much different than what Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters first envisioned. Well before director Alan Parker joined the

2017-07-14: Threshold releases 10-minute epic video from their upcoming album conceptual 'Legend of the Shires'
Threshold have released a video for their epic 10-minute track 'Lost In Translation'. The song features on the band’s upcoming album Legends Of The Shires which is set to arrive on September 8 via Nuclear Blast. Legends Of Th

2017-07-13: Watch David Gilmour’s ‘Live at Pompeii’ Movie Trailer
Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour has released a trailed for his upcoming concert movie Live at Pompeii, which will be screened in cinemas for one night only on Sept. 13. The film documents his return to the ancient Roman ci

2017-07-13: Protean Collective announce CD release show
OK! VERY excited to announce we are going to be celebrating the release of "Collapse" August 12 at Brighton Music Hall with our good friends PowerGlove!!! Opening up will be Wilderun! This show is going to be awesome, and we'

2017-07-12: Lifesigns 'Cardington' now available for pre-order
Now available for pre-order (delivery mid to late August 2017 ). The long awaited new studio CD from Lifesigns featuring :John Young (keys & lead vocals), Frosty Beedle (drums), Jon Poole (bass) Steve Rispin (Sound).Guest Gui

2017-07-12: Kerry Kompost Chicoine posts that Heliopolis may be done
Well, this isn’t easy to say but Heliopolis have decided to throw in the bowel. I wanted to at least play the gig in August and then assess things; bummed but that’s life. Please know this wasn’t my call, one of us decided to

2017-07-12: David Bowie ‘A New Career in a New Town’ Box Collects Berlin Trilogy and More
The third in a series of David Bowie box sets will collect his famous Berlin Trilogy as well as a few other records from the late ’70s and early ’80s. A New Career in a New Town (1977-1982) includes five albums from the era,

2017-07-12: Bent Knee : launch animated video for 'Time Deer'
Bent Knee have unveiled their gripping music video for 'Time Deer'. The video and song are a stunning depiction and commentary on our ever-changing and strained relationship with technology and our environment, just one of th

2017-07-11: AAJ Review: King Crimson at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier / Massey Hall
Having covered the reunited, refreshed and reinvigorated "seven-headed Beast of Crim" for two nights each in San Francisco in 2014 and, again, in Montréal in 2015, was there really a good reason to see the group again in 2017

2017-07-11: Kaipa: announce new album 'Children of the Sounds'
Legendary Swedish progressive rockers Kaipa, led by mastermind Hans Lundin, have announced the release of their new studio album 'Children of the Sounds' for 22nd September 2017. The band's 13th album, and 8th since the act w

2017-07-11: PFM signs worldwide deal with InsideOutMusic
PFM (Premiata Forneria Marconi), the most famous Italian rock band in the world and InsideOutMusic are proud to announce their partnership to release the band's upcoming albums worldwide! PFM began writing their new opus, ent

2017-07-11: Frontman From Progressive Rock Band Mars Hollow Announces New Album, New Line-up, and New Name – Life After Mars
Progressive rock band Mars Hollow has announced that they will be recording a new album after a nearly 5-year hiatus. The announcement was made during a semi-reunion show and subsequent radio interview in June, and came on th

2017-07-11: Alec Baldwin interviews : Yes, Jon Anderson's Musical Adventure Isn't Over
Many words can be used to describe singer-songwriter Jon Anderson; cautious is not one of them. Born in England in 1944, he began singing on his brother’s daily route as a milkman before falling head first for rock n’ roll. A

2017-07-10: Simon Åkesson Quits Moon Safari
It is with mixed feelings that we announce that after serious consideration Simon Åkesson has decided to quit his band commitments. This decision does not come lightly for him, but circumstances in his life over the last coup

2017-07-10: Dave Kerzner Band and District 97 annouce east coast dates
Get ready for an epic evening of music performed by two of today's top progressive rock acts in the US, Dave Kerzner Band and District 97!Dave Kerzner, out of Miami, is known for co-founding the award-winning band Sound of Co

2017-07-10: Essential Modern Progressive Rock Albums - Book Promo Video
The Prog Report is pleased to announce the first book dedicated to the resurgence of one of music’s most enduring and underrated genres. Essential Modern Progressive Rock Albums: Images and Words Behind Prog's Most Celebrated

2017-07-09: Original Dixie Dregs Announce Reunion
It’s official: the original lineup of the Dixie Dregs will be reuniting for a tour in 2018. Rumors of the legendary band’s reunion have been swirling since 2015, but it was made official in a video by Rod Morgenstein. Origina

2017-07-09: French Music Legends Magma’s Critically Acclaimed 1975 “Magma Live” Album Remastered With Bonus Tracks
Much to the excitement of Magma fans worldwide, the band’s critically acclaimed 1975 live album “Magma Live” has been remastered and contains two bonus tracks not on the original release! After the departure in autumn 1974 of

2017-07-09: Emerson, Lake & Palmer's Carl Palmer: My favourite photograph
“This is me with Greg Lake on one of the Emerson, Lake & Palmer tours back in our heyday during the mid-70s. This was taken in Hamburg in 1973,when we were on one of our many European jaunts. It’s nice how it captures Greg sm

2017-07-07: 40 Years Ago: Styx Break Through While Questioning It All on ‘The Grand Illusion’
As Styx finally achieved a long-hoped-for measure of success, they did a rare thing in rock music back then: They looked inward. The Grand Illusion, released on July 7, 1977, talked with bold frankness about the trappings of

2017-07-07: The Tangent: launch new track 'Slow Rust' - taken from forthcoming new album The Tangent: launch new track 'Slow Rust' - taken from forthcoming new album
The Tangent, the progressive rock group led by Andy Tillison, recently announced the release of their first new music since 2015. Their new ninth studio album 'The Slow Rust of Forgotten Machinery' is set for release on 21st

2017-07-07: The Pineapple Thief announce new live Blu Ray/DVD featuring Gavin Harrison (King Crimson, Porcupine Tree)
The Pineapple Thief have announced that they’ll release a live DVD and Blu-ray later this year. Bringing to close an unforgettable 14-date European Winter tour of their 2016 summer hit album Your Wilderness, The Pineapple Thi

2017-07-07: Discipline band Captives of the Wine Dark Sea released
View the Youtube teaser again available from Laser’s Edge. Detroit’s long-running progressive rock kings DISCIPLINE, for the July 7th release of their newly-completed fifth studio full-length, Captives Of The Wine Dark Sea.

2017-07-06: RIP: Electronic music pioneer Pierre Henry dies aged 89
Groundbreaking composer Pierre Henry, one of the pioneering figures in musique concrète, has passed away aged 89. Henry - who would have turned 90 in December - passed away during the night, his assistant confirmed. Henry, kn