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2018-06-20: Sons Of Apollo: launch video for 'Signs of the Time' ahead of European tour dates
SONS OF APOLLO--former Dream Theater members Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherinian, Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal (ex-Guns N’ Roses), Billy Sheehan (The Winery Dogs, Mr. Big, David Lee Roth) and Jeff Scott Soto (ex-Journey, ex-Yngwie Malm

2018-06-20: Dream Theater begin work on album no.14
Dream Theater have entered the studio to begin work on what will be their 14th studio album. Keyboardist Jordan Rudess reported back in February that the band were looking at May to start work on the follow-up to 2016's The A

2018-06-19: Sanguine Hum ready new album Now We Have Power
Sanguine Hum have announced that their new album will be titled Now We Have Power. The follow-up to 2015’s Now We Have Light is due out in October after the band signed a record deal with Bad Elephant Music. The album will co

2018-06-19: King Crimson Could Spend More Time in the U.S. Because of Brexit
The U.S. could see more of King Crimson in 2019 after leader Robert Fripp said Brexit had made it impossible to mark the band’s 50th anniversary with a European and U.K. tour, adding that he’d turned his attention to “other p

2018-06-18: Traverser signed for RoSfest 2019
US progressive rock band, Traverser, is confirmed to appear at ROSFest 2019. Traverser was formed back in 2005 and has two albums to their name at the time of writing with “Redshift” from 2014 as their most recent production.

2018-06-18: Why Deep Purple Named Their Tour ‘The Long Goodbye’
Ian Gillan said Deep Purple named their current tour “The Long Goodbye” because they wanted to give themselves the chance to put off the decision about whether to retire. He said he now believes they’d “be going on” after som

2018-06-17: Fernando Perdomo & The Out To Sea Band
FERNANDO PERDOMO has been making a name for himself as a producer, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. As owner and operator of Reseda Ranch Studios (Reseda, CA), he has been involved in a diverse range of musical pr

2018-06-16: Drum Legend and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Bill Bruford’s Definitive Boxed Set “Bruford 1977-1980: Seems Like A Lifetime Ago” Nominated For Progressive Music Awards “Reissue of the Year”!
Drum legend and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Bill Bruford’s recently released definitive boxed set “Bruford 1977-1980: Seems Like A Lifetime Ago” has been nominated for “Reissue of the Year” by Progressive Music Awards.

2018-06-15: AAJ Review: Chris Squire: Fish Out of Water (Deluxe Edition)
If ever there were an album that deserved the deluxe treatment, it would be Fish Out of Water (Atlantic, 1975), which would turn out to be (more or less) the only solo album ever released by Yes co-founder and electric bass t

2018-06-15: Lawrence Gowan Explains Why Styx Started Playing ‘Mr. Roboto’
Styx singer Lawrence Gowan explained why they recently added “Mr. Roboto” to their live set list, saying that they’d been considering it for the past five years. The band had never performed the song live, although the band's

2018-06-15: Fates Warning: launch new single and unboxing video for "Live Over Europe" release!
Progressive Metal pioneers FATES WARNING are now presenting a third single for their upcoming new live album entitled “Live Over Europe”, which will be released June 29th, 2018 via InsideOutMusic worldwide. Check out “Life in

2018-06-15: Wetton Downes’ iCon Trilogy of Studio Albums Re-Released with Bonus Tracks – OUT NOW !
The John Wetton Estate and Geoffrey Downes are pleased to announce the re-release of the iCon Trilogy of albums, now remastered with bonus tracks in six panel digipacks. The re-releases have been personally overseen by Geoff

2018-06-15: Are Pink Floyd going to release a new version of Animals?
Pink Floyd fans might soon be enjoying a new 5.1 mix of the band's 1977 Animals album. That's according to former bassist Roger Waters. In an interview in the current interview of Prog magazine (available here), when asked if

2018-06-14: The Pineapple Thief, The UK’s Future Art Rock Stars, Reveal More Details on New Album Dissolution – Released August 31 on Kscope
The Pineapple Thief have revealed their first single, entitled “Far Below” from forthcoming new studio album Dissolution. The highly anticipated follow up to 2015’s Your Wilderness, is the band’s second album to feature King

2018-06-14: KING CRIMSON The ContruKction of Light DELUXE BOX - some details
David Singleton confirmed yesterday during the Royal Package talk before the Poznañ show in Poland that the 2000 era box should be out for Christmas and will include all Project shows as well as the reworked Construkction of

2018-06-14: Tarkus - Rachel Flowers at ProgStock 2017
Forty-seven years ago today, Tarkus erupted upon an unsuspecting world. The Emerson, Lake & Palmer epic stands just as relevant today as on the day of its release, with its musical and contextual themes depicting the futility

2018-06-13: Spock's Beard & Roine Stolt's The Flower King's celebrate InsideOutMusic's 25th anniversary on tour
InsideOutMusic, the leading light in today’s progressive rock scene, celebrate their 25th anniversary of being a label in 2018, in what will be one of their biggest and busiest yet. To coincide with this, two of their longest

2018-06-13: Crack The Sky: New Album "Living In Reverse" on PledgeMusic
"Crack The Sky has just signed to Loud & Proud Records. The band will be releasing two albums on August 24, 2018. "Living In Reverse" is all new material, and "Crackology" will feature 13 newly recorded versions of career fav

2018-06-13: Nick Mason Announces Solo Box Set, ‘Unattended Luggage’
Former Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason will release a solo box set, Unattended Luggage, on Aug. 31. The collection includes 1981’s Fictitious Sports, 1985’s Profiles – which features his old bandmate David Gilmour – and the 198

2018-06-13: Krautrock Legends faUSt to Tour North America Summer 2018!
German Krautrock legends faUSt will be embarking on their Vagabondages in North America tour in July 2018! faUSt is an experimental rock band which came out of the Hamburg music scene in the late sixties. Formed in Wümme in 1

2018-06-12: RIP: Colosseum, Graham Bond, John Mayall Drummer Jon Hiseman Dead at 73
Pioneering British jazz-rock drummer and producer Jon Hiseman died at the age of 73 after a battle against brain cancer, family and friends confirmed. His daughter, Ana Gracey, reported that he died peacefully earlier this mo

2018-06-11: Double the Yes? Jon Anderson Says No Problem!
Former and sort-of-current Yes singer Jon Anderson said there is peace between his version of the band (featuring himself, Trevor Rabin and Rick Wakeman) and the version currently run by longtime guitarist Steve Howe and drum

2018-06-11: Voting Is Open For The 2018 Progressive Music Awards
The Progressive Music Awards returns for the seventh year this September. The event will once again be held at the Underglobe in London,on the site of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, and will take place on Thursday September 13.

2018-06-10: Karmamoi signed for RoSfest 2019!
Italian progressive rock band Karmamoi is confirmed to appear at RoSFest 2019. Karmamoi was formed 10 years ago, and released its debut album back in 2011. As with many bands Karmamoi has struggled to hold on to a stable-line

2018-06-10: In prog rock, no one can match King Gizzard’s record pace
Each of the albums by the Australian rock band King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard — and there’s a slew of them, a dozen since its 2012 debut — has its own personality. There’s the psychedelic garage-rock early stuff, the jazz

2018-06-09: 15 Years Ago: Radiohead Get Back to Basics on ‘Hail to the Thief’
Radiohead had spent the past half decade making industry-rattling records, so when it came time to record their sixth album in late 2002, they needed a break from being music revolutionaries. That's not to say Hail to the Thi

2018-06-08: Eitan Kenner's Debut Album: "8Ball City" on Kickstarter
NYC based musician who creates all kinds of unique genre-twisting instrumental music. Pre-order the album to help support its release. I encourage you to check out these excerpts

2018-06-08: The Sea Within: say 'Goodbye', launch lyric video for second track of their debut album
THE SEA WITHIN – the new art-rock collective comprising of Roine Stolt (Transatlantic, The Flower Kings), Daniel Gildenlöw (Pain of Salvation), Jonas Reingold (Steve Hackett, The Flower Kings, Karmakanic, The Tangent), Tom Br

2018-06-07: HAKEN - The Endless Knot (OFFICIAL VIDEO - Live in Amsterdam)
HAKEN are set to release their first-ever live album, titled ‘L-1VE’, on June 22nd, 2018. Now they are pleased to launch the second clip taken from the live set, and you can watch ‘The Endless Knot’ live in Amsterdam - SP

2018-06-07: Belew Power Trio Livestream Thur June 7th!
Can't make it to the ADRIAN BELEW POWER TRIO show on JUNE 7th? No worries, we have you covered, as The Iridium has partnered with KISWE technologies to bring you HI-DEF AUDIO/VIDEO streaming of the event - FOR FREE!!! - JKL20

2018-06-07: Steve Morse Says Deep Purple Members Won’t Retire After Farewell Tour
Deep Purple guitarist Steve Morse said the band’s current tour was a farewell as far as he was concerned, but predicted that other members would continue to take part in other musical projects rather than retire. They’ve rema

2018-06-07: Bent Knee : reveals live concert footage of Paper Earth Composition
Boston-based art-rock band Bent Knee has unveiled a concert film of the band’s first full-scale contemporary-classical composition, entitled ‘Paper Earth’. Following the release of their acclaimed album ‘Land Animal’ and US/E

2018-06-06: AAJ Review: Jeff Berlin: Joe Frazier Round 3 (CD Single)
In the world of music, there are plenty of "could have beens," but far fewer "should have beens." Count Jeff Berlin amongst the latter. The American electric bassist first made a number of marks in the second half of the musi

2018-06-06: Review: Lunatic Soul – Under The Fragmented Sky
Lunatic Soul is the darker, ambient side-project of Mariusz Duda, the bassist and singer for progressive rock band Riverside. It allows him the creative freedom, outside the traditional confines of a group, to pursue a more p

2018-06-06: 30 Years Ago: Moody Blues Reach a Synth-Pop Dead End With ‘Sur la Mer’
The Moody Blues struck a just-right note of nostalgia as the conclusion of their lengthy experiments in synth-pop drew near. Sur la Mer was, in fact, the end of an era. The late flautist Ray Thomas' role in the band continued

2018-06-06: Styx Will Release Two New Albums This Summer
Styx have announced the release of two new albums for this summer. But don't get too excited. One is an expanded version of their latest studio LP, last year's The Mission, and the other is a live record guitarist Tommy Shaw

2018-06-05: Progtoberfest Festival tickets now on sale
TICKETS NOW ON SALE!!! https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/mobile/index/1708603

2018-06-05: New music from Uriah Heep "Living The Dream"
Music by Heep bassist Dave Rimmer and lyrics by Jeff Scott Soto (vocalist for Sons of Apollo, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, ex-Yngwie). British Classic Rock Icons Uriah Heep are pleased to announce the upcoming release of their 2

2018-06-05: New EP from Phideaux on bandcamp
First new release from Phideaux for several years, this EP introduces some tracks from the upcoming "Infernal" and presents alternate versions, unreleased material and a live track for good measure. Phideaux Xavier made his m

2018-06-05: Interview with Julie Slick (Adrian Belew Power Trio, EchoTest)
I had heard of Julie Slick from her work in the Adrian Belew Power Trio, but I became a fan after seeing her band, EchoTest, perform last year at the inaugural ProgStock. The charismatic and brilliant Julie Slick was front an

2018-06-04: Dennis DeYoung Comments on Styx Finally Performing ‘Mr. Roboto’
Former Styx singer Dennis DeYoung issued a long statement about his former bandmates’ recent decision to add hit single “Mr. Roboto” to their live show. While it’s one of their best-known songs, both the song and the album it

2018-06-04: Marcelo Paganini "B4 Ever Now" Review
For those not in the know, Marcelo Paganini is a French/Brazilian composer, producer, multi-instrumentalist (guitar, keyboards, harmonica, cavaquinho, bass, percussion, drums), arranger, sound designer, movie maker, singer, p

2018-06-03: Tell You What I See, She Said from Red Balloon
Literally brand spankin' new from Red Balloon. Posted today on the blog presentation. Just a little truth nugget. From someone who thinks we might want to look at Plan B about now... knowing us. I just finished and put this

2018-06-02: Roger Hodgson - 2018 World Tour
This is a short and sweet message from Roger inviting his fans to join him on his 2018 World tour. We look forward to seeing many new and familiar faces on the road this year! "Uniting generations at his concerts Roger Hodgso

2018-06-01: Echoes Podcast: Loreena McKennitt’s Lost and Found
Loreena McKennitt is an icon of world music. The Canadian musician started with Celtic influences, and later expanded into a vibrant world fusion, incorporating instruments and styles from across the globe. It’s been 12 year

2018-06-01: Spock's Beard "Noisefloor" #3 in UK's Official Rock & Metal Albums Chart Top 40
Compiled by the Official Charts Company, the UK's biggest rock and metal albums of the week, based on sales of digital bundles, CDs, vinyl and other formats, across a seven day period. Click here to view the Biggest Albums of

2018-05-31: Now Available! New Phideaux EP "We Only Have Eyes For You"
Its the 1st new release from Phideaux in several years, this EP introduces some new tracks from the upcoming "Infernal" album and presents alternate versions, unreleased material and a live track for good measure. Get your co

2018-05-31: JON ANDERSON on 50 Years of YES
Jon Anderson formed YES 50 years ago and spent most of his career in the band establishing them as one of the biggest Progressive Rock bands on the planet. Ill health forced him out of the band he founded but Anderson picked

2018-05-31: Bassist John Ferrara of Prog Ensemble Consider The Source Announces June 13th Album Release, Summer Tour of New Duo Project
John Ferrara, bassist for globetrotting psych-fusion stalwarts Consider the Source, brings his powerful solo compositions to life with the aid of virtuoso percussionist Seth Moutal in their debut album “Frail Things in Sharp

2018-05-30: THE SEA WITHIN - Studio Trailer 2
Taken from the album "The Sea Within", out June 22nd, 2018. Order now: https://TheSeaWithin.lnk.to/TheSeaWithin

2018-05-30: Riverside: announce new studio album 'Waste7and' & European tour, sign new deal with InsideOutMusic
Progressive Rock masters RIVERSIDE have just signed a new deal with longtime partners InsideOutMusic and are pleased to announce their upcoming seventh studio album “Wasteland” as well as its corresponding first European tour

2018-05-29: German Music Legends Guru Guru Celebrate 50 Years With New CD “Rotate!”
If you hadn’t believed possible that Mani Neumeier and his Guru Guru still rank among Germany’s most active and prolific rock bands, well, then you’d be proven wrong! Founded in 1968, the year of the student’s revolt in Germa

2018-05-28: Fates Warning: launch new single and video for "Live Over Europe" release!
Progressive Metal pioneers FATES WARNING are launching a second single and video clip off their upcoming new live album release entitled “Live Over Europe” (Out June 29th, 2018 via InsideOutMusic) today. Check out “The Light

2018-05-28: Aeriel (Satre Dance) [Echo Us] on YouTube
BOTH new videos from Echo Us' critically acclaimed album "To Wake a Dream in Moving Water" are now released! "This LP is a significant achievement, combining influences from Fripp and Eno, Floyd, Oldfield and Ianaudi to make

2018-05-28: PRE-ORDER 'LIVE IN THE STUDIO' - The debut DVD release from Dave Bainbridge & Sally Minnear
Now available to pre-order, the 'Dave Bainbridge & Sally Minnear - Live in the Studio', DVD. A beautifully filmed and recorded document of the duo's live set, honed over numerous concerts throughout the past 4 years. The main

2018-05-27: AAJ Review: Brand X: Locked & Loaded
There are a great many bands whose lineups have been so fluid that keeping track of who was in the band when is no mean feat. Few bands have, however, had as complicated a history as Brand X. Even in its latest re-reincarnati

2018-05-27: Mark Wingfield‘s "Tales from the Dreaming City"
When in September 2012 Steve Vai showed up on Guitar World‘s cover along with emerging shredder Tosin Abasi, it seemed like he was trying to bring some fresh air. After the golden era of the ’80s and’ 90s, the electric guitar

2018-05-26: Rating Rush albums on "Billions"
Why I love the show “Billions” oh and SHE is right!!

2018-05-26: Keyboard Legend Rick Wakeman Launches Official YouTube Channel
“Would you believe I now have an official YouTube channel. If you fancy subscribing to it you’re going to see lots of different things. Some things perhaps you’ve seen before…certainly a lot you’ve never seen before. There wi

2018-05-25: Nick Mason’s Pink Floyd Supergroup Announces Debut Tour
Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets, the supergroup he formed to perform early Pink Floyd material, have announced their debut tour, which follows the success of their first four shows in London recently. The September run incl

2018-05-25: Fish’s entire solo back catalogue set for digital release
Fish has revealed that all 14 of his solo albums will be released on digital platforms on June 1. Titled Fish: The Digital Collection, all of the former Marillion frontman’s material, including album remasters, rare demos and

2018-05-24: Norway's Pixie Ninja Plays ProgDay 2018!
PIXIE NINJA is the creation of two individuals with a huge appetite for Scandinavian progressive music - Jostein Haugen and Marius Leirånes. Playing together in various projects since 2008, they began to work on Ultrasound, P

2018-05-24: Devin Townsend Project: launch video for 'Truth' - Live in Plovdiv
On the 22nd September 2017, Devin Townsend Project played a special show at the Ancient Roman Theatre in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the landmark Ocean Machine album in full, as well as a set of fan

2018-05-23: KOMIE – AFTERGLOW Pre-Order Available Now! Album Release: June 8, 2018
Award-winning guitarist and composer Komie has already enjoyed a successful career creating music for hundreds of hit shows including Ozzy Osbourne’s World Detour, Marley & Me, NASCAR, Dateline, Late Show With Stephen Colbert

2018-05-23: How to Be a Middle-Aged Rock Star: An Appreciation of Maynard James Keenan
The Tool frontman has perfected the art of maintaining mystique—in an age and at an age that usually complicates things. Sunday night, the strangest and most magnetic frontman in recent rock history stood onstage in a soccer

2018-05-23: The Pineapple Thief reveal details of their new studio album Dissolution
Bruce Soord, The Pineapple Thief’s composer, lyricist and driving force, has checked in from the studio with an update on the progress of the band’s new album, the follow up to 2016’s acclaimed Your Wilderness. “After 5 inten

2018-05-23: Legendary French Violinist Jean Luc Ponty To Tour The US Summer 2018!
Legendary French violinist Jean Luc Ponty and his band will be continuing their “Atlantic Years” tour in the US beginning August 2018! Jean Luc Ponty is a pioneer and undisputed master of the violin in the arena of jazz and r

2018-05-22: New music from Keith Emerson and Robert Berry
Singer/multi-instrumentalist/producer Robert Berry’s new album, “The Rules Have Changed,” will be released under the name 3.2 on Frontiers Music srl on August 10, 2018. The full-length album will feature musical contributions

2018-05-22: Steven Wilson: “Every time I go on stage, I can get shot”
The musician says he feared for his life more than once. In addition, he talks about everything: suicide, abortion, the challenges of recording “To the bone” and his upcoming projects. Exclusive interview. By Fabrizio Pedrott

2018-05-21: ROSfest relocates to Sarasota Florida
The RoSfest community is very important to me on so many levels and my long-term goal is to keep RoSfest going for as long as we can in order to benefit the "progressive music family" as a whole for both musicians and Prog mu

2018-05-21: Nick Mason’s Pink Floyd Supergroup Play First Show: Set List, Video
Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets, the supergroup formed by the Pink Floyd drummer to play his band’s early songs, performed their debut concert at Dingwalls in London last night. You can watch a short clip of the band perfor

2018-05-20: SiriusXM radio host Eddie Trunk talks about the need for a Prog Station on his show
Eddie Trunk, host of SiriusXM/s Trunk Nation, is known for being one of the most important voices in rock music on the radio, with a career more than 30 years in the business. Prog rock fans will know him from broadcasting o

2018-05-19: A Deep Journey Into the Music and Poetry of Greg Lake – Annie Barbazza & Max Repetti’s MOONCHILD
Much to the excitement of Greg Lake & ELP fans worldwide, Annie Barbazza & Max Repetti are releasing MOONCHILD – A deep journey into the music and poetry of Greg Lake! To be issued as Limited edition 1000 papersleeve CD (MAN0

2018-05-18: THE SEA WITHIN - Ashes Of Dawn (OFFICIAL VIDEO
THE SEA WITHIN - Ashes Of Dawn (OFFICIAL VIDEO). Taken from the album "The Sea Within", out June 22nd, 2018. Order now: https://TheSeaWithin.lnk.to/TheSeaWithin

2018-05-18: Cell15's new album River Utopia is available at their website
Free download of "Street Lights". "River Utopia" pre-order sales available now! Official album release: June 15, 2018. Click on album cover for purchase information.

2018-05-17: Spock's Beard: launch video "Somebody's Home"
Legendary US progressive rockers Spock’s Beard release their 13th studio album ‘Noise Floor’ on the 25th May 2018. As revealed previously, for this album Ted Leonard, Alan Morse, Dave Meros & Ryo Okumoto are joined in the stu

2018-05-16: Enchant: announce "A Dream Imagined..." a career-spanning 10CD boxset
In what will be 25 years since the release of Enchant’s debut album ‘A Blueprint of the World’, the San Francisco-formed progressive rock/metal group will celebrate with a special limited 10 CD boxset compiling all of their s

2018-05-16: Motown Songwriting Legend LAMONT DOZIER Reclaims His Most Iconic Hits Feat. Todd Rundgren, Graham Nash & Others
You may not know his name, but you most certainly know his songs. As one third of Holland/Dozier/Holland, perhaps the greatest songwriting trio of all time, Lamont Dozier is responsible for such timeless classics as “Stop In

2018-05-15: IO Earth release brand new video for Hold On
British prog rockers IO Earth have released a new promo video for Hold On. Written and directed by the band's manager Wendy Vissers-Hagenbeek, the song, taken from the band's latest album Solitude, references the struggle aga

2018-05-15: 35 Years Ago: The Fixx Stayed True, Then Hit It Big Anyway on ‘Reach the Beach’
The Fixx's meteoric breakthrough didn't arrive courtesy of some sweeping overhaul. They had basically the same lineup, save for a switch at bass. Producer Rupert Hine was back on board for their second MCA studio project too.

2018-05-14: Women of Prog 2018 pictures posted on Facebook
New England Art Rock Society (NewEARS) added 15 new photos to the album: Women of Prog, May 9, 2018 — with Penny Larson and 3 others at Regent Theatre Arlington: Hypaspace with Penny Larson; Laura Meade; Schooltree with Laine

2018-05-14: Brian Eno at 70 on Echoes
It’s hard to talk to a musician on Echoes and not have the name Brian Eno come up. He’s been a looming force in modern music for nearly half a century. He’s a sonic provocateur who he codified the concept of ambient music in

2018-05-13: ProgDay 2018 starts announcing bands
SOFTEN THE GLARE is what happens when different worlds collide. Guitarist Bon Lozaga has made a name for himself among jazz rock and progressive rock fans with his work in Pierre Moerlen’s Gong, Gongzilla and Tiny Boxes. He h

2018-05-13: Japanese Prog Ensemble Yuka & Chronoship Announce the Release of Their New Album SHIP
Yuka & Chronoship was formed in 2009 by Yuka Funakoshi (a rare female prog rock artist in the world) and three experienced session musicians (Shun Taguchi, Takashi Miyazawa, and Ikko Tanaka). The band’s previous album, receiv

2018-05-12: The Sea Within, Adrain Belew, Haken, Focus, Rachel Flowers, Fernando Perdomo, Brook Hansen added to Cruise To The Edge 2019
Over 30 bands this year? Is there going to be another stage added somewhere? Maybe in the middle of the Windjammer Cafe? In the fitness room? In the casino? Right on the bow of the ship? Never before have there been so many "

2018-05-12: New PledgeMusic Campaign Started For Spirits Burning & Michael Moorcock’s “An Alien Heat” Album
The new Spirits Burning & Michael Moorcock album is an adaptation of the Michael Moorcock novel “An Alien Heat.” It is the first Spirits Burning album to feature Michael Moorcock, and the first with Albert Bouchard as one of

2018-05-12: AAJ ReviSonar with David Torn: Vortexew:
It might be all too simple to explain away Sonar, the Swiss twin-guitar/bass/drums quartet now in its eighth year together, through a series of touchstones. King Crimson, by way of that band's co-founder/guitarist Robert Frip

2018-05-11: Haken: launch 'In Memoriam' live in Amsterdam
HAKEN recently announced the release of their first ever live album, titled ‘L-1VE’, scheduled for release on the 22nd June 2018. Now they are pleased to launch the first clip taken from the live set, and you can watch ‘In Me

2018-05-11: Instrumental Prog Artist The Man From RavCon To Release Ninth Album “Another World”
Since 2010, The Man From RavCon (aka, Mike Brown), has been creating adventurous, atmospheric instrumental music featuring Mellotron enriched arrangements accentuated by piano and organ, interweaving synths, bass, dynamic per

2018-05-10: The History of Yes Live Albums
In their tumultuous half-century of existence, Yes have released 15 live albums. That's way too many live albums. No band, not even the kings of progressive rock, should average one concert recording every 3.3 years. Given th

2018-05-10: IZZ Vocalist Laura Meade to Release Her Debut Full-Length Studio Album Remedium on May 18, 2018
IZZ vocalist, Laura Meade’s debut full-length studio album, Remedium, is scheduled for release on May 18, 2018. Meade’s background in musical theatre helps define her unique approach as a lyricist and musician. Remedium combi

2018-05-10: My dad painted the iconic cover for Jethro Tull’s ‘Aqualung,’ and it’s haunted him ever since
Sometimes, my father, Burton Silverman, age 89, has trouble remembering certain things. He worries about this. My mother, a psychologist, 79, worries even more, parsing his speech patterns and emails for any clinical signs of

2018-05-10: New Interview with Bill Bruford from Modern Drummer Magazine
Over the previous decade he’d injected jazz and classical concepts into pop and rock music with Yes and King Crimson, in the process breaking down barriers to what drummers could achieve in progressive music scenarios. By ’78

2018-05-09: MASK OF BEES – Reft EP
Mask of Bees are an experimental band from Manchester, proudly crossing musical boundaries and caring not for any kind of genre tagging. Their overall sound blends art rock with a metallic crunch and then gives that a massive

2018-05-09: Kieth Emerson's Gear Being Auctioned Off
It appears that Keith Emerson's estate is auctioning off most of his equipment: http://www.juliensauctions.com/aucti...cons-2018/170/. The Emerson listing starts at page 170. so sad.......

2018-05-09: Bass Legend Jeff Berlin To Release 30th Anniversary Edition 12-inch Vinyl “Joe Frazier – Round 3” Feat. Steve Vai & David Sancious!
Legendary bassist Jeff Berlin will be releasing on May 11th a 30th Anniversary Edition 12-inch vinyl of his signature song “Joe Frazier.” The EP “Joe Frazier – Round 3” will include a newly remastered version of the original

2018-05-08: Genesis memorabilia worth an estimated £40,000 to go under the hammer
Genesis memorabilia worth an estimated £40,000 is to be auctioned later this month. Peter Vickers began collecting Genesis records and memorabilia in the mid-70s and also wrote several articles about the band for magazines an

2018-05-08: Ritchie Blackmore Was Glad to Be Replaced in Deep Purple
Former Deep Purple guitarist Ritchie Blackmore has weighed in on the direction the band went after he left the lineup for the final time in 1993, sharing his thoughts on his short-term replacement Joe Satriani as well as long

2018-05-07: Phil Collins Announces First North American Tour in Eight Years
At long last, Phil Collins is returning to American concert stages. As promised on Friday, the former Genesis frontman announced that he will be bringing his Not Dead Yet! tour to North America. There are only 15 shows, all o

2018-05-06: Multi-Instrumentalist Fernando Perdomo Goes “Out To Sea” With Debut Instrumental Progressive Rock Album!
“Out to Sea” is the debut Instrumental Progressive Rock Album by Fernando Perdomo, guitarist and bassist of the Dave Kerzner Band. The album draws inspiration from classic 70s Art Rock albums by the likes of Steve Hackett, Pe