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2016-07-27: Album Review: Fernando Perdomo - Voyeurs
A brilliant album full of personality and real heart, that has the ability to delight on a number of levels. Less than one year ago I hadn't heard of Fernando Perdomo. As a matter of fact, I discovered him when I witnessed hi

2016-07-26: Prog Noir by Stick Men
With riveting performances by the modern prog-rock legends Stick Men – Tony Levin, Markus Reuter and Pat Mastelotto – , "Prog Noir" is ambitious, achieving and immediately essential. Cinematic themes, towering grooves and int

2016-07-26: MIKE KENEALLY on Deep Cuts internet radio
Hi all! Thought I'd let you know that Mike is going to be a guest on my radio program this weekend. He's going to be talking all things Scambot 2 and Inkling, plus playing and discussing some of his favorite tunes from other

2016-07-25: Ex-Tangerine Dreamer Peter Baumann Returns
Peter Baumann was a member of Tangerine Dream during their classic era that included albums like Phaedra, Rubycon, Stratosfear and Ricochet. He put out a few solo albums, then founded the influential Private Music label that

2016-07-25: 30 Years Ago: Steve Hackett and Steve Howe Unite for 'GTR'
If you were to tell music fans in the ‘70s that Steve Howe of Yes and Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett would one day form a band, chances are good that their expectations would be for something far different than what ultimate

2016-07-25: Yes Plan Expanded 'Tales of Topographic Oceans' Reissue
An expanded edition of Tales From Topographic Oceans will arrive just as Yes complete a tour featuring music from the 1973 epic. Overseen by Steven Wilson, the new update will be available in high-resolution stereo and 5.1 su

2016-07-25: Your Wilderness (PREORDER 3 Disc Hardback Edition) BY Pineapple Thief
The Pineapple Thief's ambitious 2016 studio release, Your Wilderness. Musically, the band's 11th studio album represents a marked change in direction and takes TPT away from Magnolia's more 'pop' orientated production. On You

2016-07-22: Fish talks dark final album Weltschmerz
Fish says his final studio album Weltschmerz will carry a dark vibe as a result of current world events – and reveals his hopes for the future Fish says his last-ever album will have a “dark” vibe as a result of current worl

2016-07-21: Jon Anderson: Phil Collins scuppered my solo career
Former Yes man Jon Anderson recalls two occasions when prog peer Phil Collins stole his thunder Jon Anderson has recalled how Phil Collins scuppered his solo career during the 80s. The former Yes vocalist claims that he and

2016-07-21: Styx Are Working on a New Album
Styx are working on a new album, according to keyboardist and singer Lawrence Gowan. In a recent interview with National Post, he says that in addition to a new solo record, the band is gearing up for a new release too. “Ther

2016-07-20: Steve Vai Announces Passion and Warfare 25th Anniversary Tour
Steve Vai is supporting the recent 25th anniversary reissue of his Passion and Warfare LP with a tour. The tour, which includes a run of fall dates taking Vai through North America, kicked off July 20 in Palma, Spain, and is

2016-07-20: The Gift Studio Report
Catching up with the British prog rockers as they record album number three...The Gift’s founder member Mike Morton gives us a sneak preview of the follow-up to 2014’s Land Of Shadows. “We want to surprise people..." “Anthony

2016-07-19: Yes drummer Alan White to have surgery
Long time Yes drummer, Alan White, has revealed via Facebook that he will undergo back surgery and miss some time from the band’s tour. Asia drummer Jay Schellen will fill in for a while. Below is the message White wrote on

2016-07-19: EDENSONG: New York City Quintet Signs With Laser’s Edge For Release Of Years In The Garden Of Years
Laser’s Edge officially welcomes New York City-based progressive rock quintet EDENSONG to the label’s roster for the release of their impending second full-length album, Years In The Garden Of Years. EDENSONG’s self-released

2016-07-19: 30 Years Ago: Peter Gabriel and Genesis Take Turns Topping the Pop Chart
The summer of 1986 brought Genesis their first No. 1 hit in the United States — and former frontman Peter Gabriel reached the same milestone the very next week. The mid-’80s were a commercial high point for a number of Genesi

2016-07-18: You Have It All - A New Prog Rock Adventure project on Kickstarter
We are a progressive space-opera rock band based in Los Angeles. Our influences range from classic prog-rock of the 70's such as Genesis and Yes, to 80's pop such as Simple Minds and Tears for Fears, as well as strong ties to

2016-07-18: 50 Years Ago: Psychedelic Rock Takes Off With the Byrds’ ‘Fifth Dimension’
Much of Fifth Dimension, the Byrds‘ third album, was recorded after singer-songwriter Gene Clark left the band. Released July 18, 1966, Fifth Dimension helped introduce fans to psychedelic rock. Critical reviews were mixed bu

2016-07-18: Ritchie Blackmore Hints at More Rainbow Concerts, Says Deep Purple Won’t Be Part of the Setlist
Ritchie Blackmore still doesn’t sound like he has much interest in reviving his career as a rock guitarist — but he also doesn’t seem to be ruling out another return to that part of his past. Via BraveWords, Blackmore discuss

2016-07-17: A revealing look at Frank Zappa
If you were young in the 1960s and wanted to seem hip, you’d become a fan of Frank Zappa. Understanding his music or even listening to it was extra credit. It was the style, the piratical appearance, the otherworldly, aloof,

2016-07-17: Riverside update - Plans for the rest of 2016
Hello everyone. A few months have passed. Memories are blending with new prospects and questions about the future of the band, but most of all with realising our plans. Below you will find (partly to jog your memory, partly t

2016-07-16: New John Wesley Album (w/ Sean Malone, Mark Prator)
My new album, 'a way you'll never be' is scheduled for release on October 7, 2016 on InsideOut Music! ’a way you’ll never be’ was a fairly big step for me in that I have worked extremely hard at bringing the two sides of my w

2016-07-15: Prog God 2016 Jon Anderson: in his own words
We're thrilled to announce that Jon Anderson is the recipient of this year’s Prog God Award, the top honour at the Progressive Music Awards. Jon Anderson is delighted to hear that he will be honoured with the Prog God Award a

2016-07-14: Advance Tickets For ProgDay 2016 Now Available!
Advance Weekend Passes and Patron Passes may now be purchased on the Tickets Page of the ProgDay website. Advance sales will be available until August 20th. Join DEUS EX MACHINA, DISCIPLINE, BENT KNEE, JONATHAN SCALES FOURCHE

2016-07-13: Introducing 5/4 Fest - three-day progressive rock event in Toronto
Hello everyone! Nico Mira and Dentata Music are putting on this festival that is going to be the best one yet. "5/4 FEST is a three-day Toronto-based festival of progressive music. Day 1 and Day 2 of the festival feature loca

2016-07-12: Brand X will be playing the Regent Theater on October 25th.
Undoubtedly one of the pioneers of the Jazz-Rock-Fusion scene, for many worldwide… Brand X has managed to set a bar never quite equaled in their originality and approach. They orbit in the same galaxy as Weather Report, Maha

2016-07-12: Two More Bands for ProgDay 2016!
BENT KNEE is a band without frontiers. The Boston-based group seamlessly connects the worlds of rock, pop and the avant-garde into its own self-defining statement. EYE is an ambitious psychedelic progressive rock outfit from

2016-07-12: New Phil Collins Three-CD Singles Collection on the Way
A three-disc, career-spanning set gathering all of Phil Collins‘ solo singles will be released on Oct. 14. The collection, titled The Singles, will unfold chronologically, starting with 1981’s “In the Air Tonight” and ending

2016-07-11: Omar Rodriguez-Lopez on Epic Solo-Album Series, New At the Drive-In LP
After his mother's death in 2012, the hyperprolific Omar Rodríguez-López resolved to re-route his career. The big change: no more solo albums. During the previous decade, he had masterminded several bands, including acclaimed

2016-07-11: Another New England reunion concert
Every once in a while a rock band comes along and manages to build something that is truly enduring. Catch them at the Spire before their international tour! Premium seating available (first two rows) includes a signed limite

2016-07-11: Beardfish call it quits
After a longer hiatus and some disagreements and various difficulties within the band we have decided to call it quits. This was not an easy choice to make. Beardfish has always been our main musical outlet - a proper garage

2016-07-08: Watch David Gilmour’s Return to Pompeii
In 1971, Pink Floyd used Pompeii’s amphitheater as the site of their landmark concert film. Last night, David Gilmour came back to the venue as a solo artist. As previously reported, Gilmour’s Pompeii return started off a two

2016-07-07: Cambridge Film Festival to Honor Syd Barrett With Premiere of New Documentary
A celebration honoring Pink Floyd co-founder Syd Barrett and the creative legacy of the ’60s has been scheduled for later this year, with a schedule of events set to include the theatrical premiere, at the Cambridge Film Fest

2016-07-06: Free Download: 'Upside Down', the second single off of Aisles' upcoming studio album HAWAII.
Digital Track. Free Download about 'Upside Down', the second single off of Aisles' upcoming studio album HAWAII. HAWAII Pre-order - Deluxe bundle, double LP, 2CD set and digital download available here: aislesproject.com

2016-07-05: Jon Anderson, of Yes and Anderson Rabin Wakeman: Something Else! Interview
Yes co-founder Jon Anderson hasn’t been a regular member of his old band since 2004, but that doesn’t mean the legendary singer-songwriter has been resting on his laurels. Instead, Anderson may be busier than ever. He’s comin

2016-07-04: More NEAL MORSE & SPOCK'S BEARD
Like a scene out of a Tolkien novel a mythical happening took place in Middle Tennessee on Saturday, July 2, 2016 with a Spock's Beard reunion concert at Morsefest held at New Life Church at 8655 Hwy 25, Cross Plains, Tenness

2016-07-04: Rik Emmett’s New Album to Include Triumph Reunion
It is expected that Rik Emmett will release a new album at some point in 2016. Reportedly, his bandmates in Triumph, bassist Mike Levine and drummer Gil Moore, will appear. It will be the first new music from the original lin

2016-07-03: Interviews with Roine Stolt and John Myung on Purple Flower Progressive Hour!
I interviewed Roine Stolt and John Myung via Skype. I talked with Roine about his latest album he made with Jon Anderson named Invention Of Knowledge, a possible tour and more! I talked with John about his latest album he mad

2016-07-03: Morsefest 2016 Review – SNOW in July!
Snow in July in Nashville! Well, at least in a musical sense. What was once an impossible dream happened over 4th of July weekend at the now annual Morsefest event in Nashville, TN. The event put on by Neal Morse and his l

2016-07-02: KANSAS: The Prelude Implicit - Teaser Video
The Prelude Implicit is the first KANSAS studio album in 16 years! This all new 10-song album will be released on September 24.

2016-07-02: Pink Floyd get their own insect
This new damselfly is just one of a staggering number of newly discovered dragonflies and damselflies from Africa. Sixty new species were reported in a single publication this year, the most for any single paper in more than

2016-07-02: Update from Lainey Schooltree on Heterotopia
Hey beautiful people. Apologies for the long time between updates. I've had my nose to the grindstone getting these mixes ready for mastering. And guess what? IT IS DONE. Well, almost. We're taking another week to review our

2016-06-30: Watch David Gilmour Play Pink Floyd’s ‘One of These Days’ for the First Time in More Than 20 Years
David Gilmour started a new round of European tour dates on June 25 in Poland, and brought a Pink Floyd song out of the vaults for the occasion. As captured in the pro-shot footage above, Gilmour and his solo band performed t

2016-06-30: RELIEF for Larry Coryell fundraiser
PLAYERS School Faculty Member and Jazz Legendary Guitar Player Larry Coryell recently underwent a routine sinus surgery and suffered severe complications due to the permeation of a membrane that ultimately allowed bacteria to

2016-06-30: Listen to Jeff Beck’s New Song, ‘Scared for the Children’
Jeff Beck has released an advance single that perfectly reflects the world-gone-wrong theme of his upcoming album Loud Hailer. Check out “Scared for the Children,” which decries “the end of the ages of the innocent,” below. “

2016-06-29: Pink Floyd’s Recording Studio Is Being Turned Into Condos
All in all, it’s just another apartment complex. A U.K. studio Pink Floyd built in the mid-’70s and used for three of their albums is going to be converted into luxury rental space. The Islington Council approved renovation p

2016-06-29: Hello World! Live in Europe & America 3RDegree
Available NOW. Our new live album/video Recorded in Baltimore, MD & The Netherlands. Only 100 limited edition disks(in full-color glossy disk wallet). Available now in 3 formats: CD | DVD | Blu-ray. Your choice $13 each.

2016-06-28: The Best of Echoes 2016. . . So Far.
Making lists is often difficult, and picking number ones is especially so. At this halfway point of the year, I could have scrambled numbers 2-25 on this list in a dozen different ways. But there was never a moment when I ha

2016-06-28: Erik Norlander - The Galaxy Collectors - Official Video
The first video from my new "Surreal" album - I hope you enjoy it! with Erik Norlander Mark Matthews Nick LePar Don Schiff Alastair Greene Erik Nielsen Heidi Hornbacher Lana Seven Monia Ayachi Stacey Sellers Coby Mosby Jesse

2016-06-28: Pain of Salvation reissues 2002 masterpiece Remedy Lane with new mix and sound
For those of you reading this and not familiar with Remedy Lane, it was the fourth album by the band, released in Spring 2002. It is a concept album focusing on a character's search for self-discovery and it addresses a wider

2016-06-28: 1on1 Mitch Lafon - 234 Steve Howe (YES)
Legendary YES (& Asia) guitarist STEVE HOWE joins Mitch for episode 234 of One On One With Mitch Lafon. In the show's only interview, guitarist STEVE HOWE discusses the upcoming YES Album Series Tour featuring the 1980 DRAMA

2016-06-27: AAJ Review - Scott Kinsey: Near Life Experience
It's been a full decade since Scott Kinsey last released an album under his own name (the 2006 Abstract Logix debut, Kinesthetics) and, if anything, Near Life Experience manages to trump actually its predecessor in both ambit

2016-06-26: Rainbow Adds Two Deep Purple Classics to Set
Ritchie Blackmore‘s first rock concerts in nearly 20 years concluded its 2016 program last night (June 25) with a performance by Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow at the Genting Arena in Birmingham, England. We’ve embedded video ab

2016-06-25: RIP: Bernie Worrell, 72, masterful P-Funk keyboardist
Bernie Worrell, the ingenious “Wizard of Woo” whose amazing array of keyboard sounds and textures helped define the Parliament-Funkadelic musical empire and influenced performers of funk, rock, hip-hop, and other genres, has

2016-06-24: Roger Waters Reportedly Signing Select Deluxe ‘Wall’ Boxes With Different Names
If we had to sign a few thousand autographs, we’d start getting loopy after a while — and Roger Waters apparently would too. The reissue site Super Deluxe Edition reports that certain copies of the (ahem) super deluxe edition

2016-06-24: Eric Gillette Interview on The Prog Report
Eric Gillette, guitarist and vocalist with the Neal Morse Band discusses his latest solo album which features Thomas Lang on drums as well as Conner Green and Diego Tejeida of Haken on bass and keys. The solo album comes off

2016-06-24: Eat That Question:Frank Zappa In His Own Words-Documentary Opening Today in NYC
A hilarious, all-archival footage portrait of legendary rock star / composer Frank Zappa – from his 1963 clean-cut appearance on The Steve Allen Show, to full counter-culture freaky regalia, as leader of the Mothers of Invent

2016-06-23: Peter Gabriel and Sting Kick Off U.S. Tour With Exuberant, Inspired Collaborations: Concert Review
Peter Gabriel and Sting last toured together in 1986 and 1988 as part of a string of Amnesty International benefit concerts. Last night, at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, the pair kicked off their new Rock, Paper, Scisso

2016-06-22: KARMAKANIC - The Making of Dot (Trailer)
As usual Jonas Reingold gives us another album for the ages. Couldn't love this band more, watch the trailer below and pre-order this album! You won't regret it! - JB, TOCTTECP

2016-06-22: PROGTOBERFEST II MAJOR LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT
Reggies is proud to announce Progtoberfest II October 21-23, 2016 with up to 27 bands playing this year. This year our main headliners include the reunion of legendary Jazz/Fusion band Brand X (Percy Jones, John Goodsall, & K

2016-06-22: The Neal Morse Band confirmed to headline at ROSfest 2017
The Neal Morse Band has been confirmed to headline on Saturday night at ROSfest in 2017. Neal Morse is a household name in the world of progressive rock. His tenure as a founding member of legendary US progressive rock band S

2016-06-21: Listen to Jon Anderson and Roine Stolt’s ‘Invention'
Former Yes vocalist Jon Anderson and Flower Kings guitarist Roine Stolt have teamed up for a new album, and they’re ready for fans to hear an edit of the song “Invention.” You can listen to the song below. The new LP, titled

2016-06-21: Mike Keneally "Scambot 2" Signed Limited Edition (2 CDs plus "Scambot 2" Download)
Welcome to the exclusive Exowax-only pre-release of Scambot 2 and Inkling (More from the Scambot 2 Sessions), designed to satisfy all core Keneally fans! Pre-orders are being taken now for this signed limited edition package

2016-06-21: KANSAS ANNOUNCES FIRST NEW ALBUM IN SIXTEEN YEARS
KANSAS, America’s legendary progressive rock band, will release their intensely anticipated new studio album “The Prelude Implicit” on September 23, 2016. The album is the first new release in 16 years for the band that has s

2016-06-21: Opeth North America Tour Announcement
Opeth are pleased to announce new dates for North America with special guests The Sword. Artist Presale / VIP Packages: Starts today, Tuesday June 21st at 2pm local time. Password: AMERICA

2016-06-21: Jazz-Fusion Legends BRAND X Reunite To Tour U.S. Fall 2016/Spring 2017!
Legendary Jazz-Rock-Fusion band BRAND X has reunited and is preparing to celebrate their reunion with a Fall 2016/Spring 2017 U.S. tour, including a headline performance at Progtoberfest in Chicago on October 21st. Also on th

2016-06-21: Haken North American Tour 2016
30.08.2016 REGGIE'S Chicago, IL, USA 31.08.2016 RAPIDS THEATER Niagara Falls, NY, USA 01.09.2016 MOD CLUB Toronto, ON, Canada 02.09.2016 CLUB SODA Montreal, QC, Canada

2016-06-21: Emerson, Lake and Palmer Announce Reissue Campaign
Emerson, Lake and Palmer’s entire catalog will be reissued over the course of the next year. As with Led Zeppelin’s 2015 reissues, they will release three records at a time, chronologically, and we can expect the first batch

2016-06-20: A Conversation with Vitalij Kuprij (Trans-Siberian Orchestra)
Ukrainian-American maestro Vitalij Kuprij is a classically trained virtuoso, equally at home playing Beethoven's 4th Concerto on a grand piano in a concert hall, or in an arena shredding on one of his neo-classical rock compo

2016-06-20: Dweezil Zappa Announces ’50 Years of Frank: Dweezil Zappa Plays Whatever the F@%K He Wants’ Tour
Threatened with trademark infringement for using his dad’s name on the road, Dweezil Zappa has changed the name of his upcoming tour once again. And in a symbolic middle finger to the potential lawsuit, Zappa is now calling i

2016-06-20: Tony Levin - Fragile As A Song book release
These are my poems from through the years, and lyrics from songs on previous albums, current albums and future ones. Some are quite personal, others humorous. The title poem is about making a musical connection with a bonobo

2016-06-20: Drum Legend Terry Bozzio Presents a Solo Musical Performance on World’s Largest Tuned Drum & Percussion Set on Forthcoming US Tour!
Drum legend Terry Bozzio, known for his work with Frank Zappa, Jeff Beck, UK and his critically acclaimed solo ventures, celebrates his latest release “Terry Bozzio Composer Series” with “An Evening With Terry Bozzio” US tour

2016-06-19: New VDGG - Do Not Disturb available for pre orders
Cherry Red Records and Esoteric Antenna are delighted to announce the release of the excellent new album by the legendary VAN DER GRAAF GENERATOR. “Do Not Disturb” is the band’s thirteenth studio album and was recorded in the

2016-06-18: More new music from Frost* on The PM Show #120
Greetings friends. The PM Show #120 is ready for your listening pleasure. This weeks edition of The PM Show features more new music from the awesome new Frost* CD, Falling Satellites. And if you like segues then this is a sho

2016-06-18: Watch Ritchie Blackmore’s Return to Rock: Setlist + Video
After nearly two decades of playing Renaissance music, Ritchie Blackmore made his long-awaited return to rock with a new lineup of Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow last night (June 17). You can watch video above and below. The con

2016-06-17: DEEP PURPLE DRUMMER IAN PAICE SUFFERS A STROKE IN SWEDEN; MISSES PURPLE GIGS FOR THE FIRST SINCE SINCE 1968 FORMATION
Deep Purple drummer Ian Paice has suffered a mini stroke, also referred to as a TIA (Transient Ischaemic Attack. This happened on the morning of 14th June (Tuesday this week), the day that Purple were scheduled to play in Sto

2016-06-17: 35 Years Ago: Pink Floyd Play Final Concert With Roger Waters
More than four years before founding member Roger Waters officially parted ways with Pink Floyd, the bassist played his last complete concert with the band. On June 17, 1981, Waters joined David Gilmour, Richard Wright and Ni

2016-06-17: CEASE AND DESIST TOUR 2016
Questions, questions, questions... flooding into the mind of the concerned young person today! People are asking me, "Why this is all ZFT stuff happening?" The shortest answer is this: There is a contract dispute that began i

2016-06-17: 30 Years Ago: Genesis Release Pop-Chart Smash ‘Invisible Touch’
If its smash title track was any true measure, Invisible Touch represented the moment in which Genesis were consumed by frontman Phil Collins‘ concurrent solo fame. Synth-driven and cute, it couldn’t have had less in common w

2016-06-17: Mahavishnu Orchestra Violin Legend JERRY GOODMAN Releases A Brand New Collection Of New And Rare Recordings!
Jerry Goodman is simply one of the most unique and explosive talents the rock world has ever seen: a violin player trained in classical music with an ear for jazz and the attitude and looks of a true rock n’ roller! Known for

2016-06-16: New Peter Gabriel tune "I'm Amazing" on Youtube
The new track I’m Amazing will be released on Friday 17 June 2016, on all digital download and streaming services. It’s the first new composition from Peter to be released since the track Show Yourself featured in the film Ba

2016-06-16: Erik Norlander getting ready to release "Surreal" album
Super cool photo by Erik Nielsen from my new "Surreal" album (details at www.eriknorlander.com). L-R, top to bottom: Minimoog Model D, Hammond B3, Oberhim OB-Xa, Rhodes 73 MkI, Wall of Doom 1967 modular Moog, Yamaha C7, Rolan

2016-06-15: Circuline - Forbidden Planet [Official Video]
Music by Andrew Colyer and Darin Brannon. Lyrics and vocal melodies by Randy McStine. Additional vocal harmonies by Andrew Colyer, Natalie Brown, and William Spillane. Guest guitarist on this track is Alek Darson (Fright Pig)

2016-06-15: RIP: Trent Gardner of Magellan (memorial fund - please help)
My name is Trent Gardner II and my father and Magellan founder Trent Gardner passed away suddenly June 11, 2016 in Vacaville, CA. Due to his sudden passing we need immediate financial assistance to ensure a proper, dignified

2016-06-15: Phil Collins Announces New Memoir, ‘Not Dead Yet’
A new autobiography is on the way to remind readers that Phil Collins is not dead yet. Though at times, it sure seems like he got close. The book, titled Not Dead Yet and due Oct. 25, promises to explore the longtime Genesis

2016-06-15: Steven Wilson talks streaming
In 2009, a fan approached Steven Wilson before a show in Portland, Oregon, with an unusual request. The fan, in his early twenties, handed Steven a hammer and his iPod and asked the musician to smash the device to pieces. By

2016-06-15: Opeth sign to Nuclear Blast Entertainment; »Sorceress« to be released in late 2016!
Nuclear Blast Entertainment is very pleased to announce the signing of Swedish progressive legends, OPETH. Always an unstoppable force for uniqueness amid a sea of generic swill, OPETH have been setting the rulebook ablaze, a

2016-06-14: Jan Hammer Talks Mahavishnu, Emerson, Hendrix, Jaco … and Getting the JuJu Happening! – GigGab 68
Jan Hammer joins Paul and Dave today to share his own stories from throughout his life and career. From his start in Prague, the stories flow, including tales about Jan’s experiences with Jeff Beck, Keith Emerson, Jaco Pastor

2016-06-14: 45 Years Ago: Emerson, Lake and Palmer Turn a Kooky Concept Into ‘Tarkus’
It may seem tough to believe now, but back in 1971, Emerson, Lake & Palmer were forced by their label to temporarily shelve their prog-rock adaptation of Mussorgsky’s legendary classical composition Pictures at an Exhibition

2016-06-13: A note from Tony Levin
Rehearsing now in the U.S. with Peter Gabriel band and Sting’s band. I’ll have diaries uploaded in a couple of days. On a different note, announcement soon for an exciting album that's been a year in the making. More on that

2016-06-13: The Neal Morse Band To Release New Live CD/DVD Set “Alive Again” – August 5, 2016
Much to the excitement of Prog fans worldwide, The Neal Morse Band will be releasing a new live 2CD/DVD set and Blu-ray on August 5, 2016 titled “Alive Again.” Riding on the tremendous success of their breakthrough album, “Th

2016-06-13: Oliver Wakeman working on new material
Rehearsals underway & starting to come together. Quite a bit of equipment & that's before the orchestra joins us...

2016-06-13: Adrian Belew: Everythihng in Flux…
In the mid-twentieth century, there was a guy who endeavored to study the brain of the late Albert Einstein in the hopes of discovering why he was such a phenomenal genius. He was ultimately unsuccessful, but many shared his

2016-06-13: Innerview: Bent Knee - Exploring extremes
It's the first night of Bent Knee's 2016 tour in support of its new album Say So. It’s kicking off with a show two hours away from its Boston hometown in Northampton, Mass. at The One Bar. The 75 attendees, mostly in their tw

2016-06-12: 40 Years Ago, YES plays its largest show
40 years ago today. Yes and Peter Frampton at JFK. 110,000 people.

2016-06-12: Concert Review: Carl Palmer Molson Canadian StudioHamilton, Ontario June 8, 2016
Carl Palmer, of Emerson Lake and Palmer, performed at the Molson Canadian Studio in Hamilton on Wednesday June 8. This is one of the stops on the 2016 Remembering Keith and the Music of Emerson Lake and Palmer Tour. The fo

2016-06-12: Steven Wilson working on Blackfield 5
Blackfield 5 ,Recording sessions with Steven in Tel Aviv,putting some guitars and vocals.sounds promising .

2016-06-12: "New" early Genesis and more new Stickmen on The PM Show #119
Greetings friends. The PM Show #119 is ready for your listening pleasure. This weeks edition of The PM Show features more new music from the Stickmen CD Midori. Also featured is a huge blast from the past of very early electr

2016-06-11: MoonJune Records 15 Year Anniversary Sale: 15 CDs for $99!
MoonJune Records is celebrating its 15th Anniversary this month. I have never thought I would be arriving to this point when I started the label in June 2001 with my first three releases, launching since then the total of 79

2016-06-10: Two New Frank Zappa Titles to Be Released on CD by Zappa Records/UMe
FRANK ZAPPA: Frank Zappa for President 1. Overture to "Uncle Sam" 2. Brown Shoes Don't Make It (Remix) 3. Amnerika (Vocal Version) 4. "If I Was President" 5. When the Lie's So Big (Live) 6. Medieval Ensemble 7.

2016-06-09: Jon Anderson Interview on The Prog Report
Jon Anderson has been very busy over the last few years, working on a number of projects. Most recently he has been working with another accomplished Prog artists in guitarist Roine Stolt (The Flower Kings, Transatlantic). T