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2019-02-19: Peter Hammill reveals the Not Yet, Not Now box set
Peter Hammill has announced a new live box set titled Not Yet, Not Now. The package was recorded between November 2017 and May 2018 during tours of Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, Sweden, the UK, and Germany. A total of 98 track

2019-02-19: 45 Years Ago: Greg Lake Arrested for Skinny Dipping
While it’s possible Greg Lake deserved to have his bare ass spanked for any number of misdemeanors during Emerson, Lake and Palmer’s high times of the ‘70s, it’s not very likely he thought it would ever happen. Nevertheless,

2019-02-18: Van Der Graaf Generator: The Aerosol Grey Machine 50th Anniversary Edition, 2CD/ Gatefold 180 Gram LP/ 7-Inch Single Limited Edition Deluxe Boxset
Van Der Graaf Generator were true pioneers of so-called Progressive rock, and their impressive career spanning five decades features many ground-breaking works. Always progressing stylistically in the true sense of the word,

2019-02-18: PODCAST: Cruise to the Edge 2019 Recap
It is that time of the year again where we recap the recent Cruise to the Edge. The lineup for CTTE 2019 was beyond incredible, featuring a fantastic mix of classic and new prog artists from all over the world. Sailing again

2019-02-18: The Bucket List Featuring Phil Keaggy, Tony Levin & Jerry Marotta Release Debut Album
The Bucket List is the collective effort of guitar extraordinaire Phil Keaggy, legendary bassist Tony Levin and rhythm master Jerry Marotta featuring 12 original instrumentals that showcase the strengths of these three musici

2019-02-17: 35 Years Ago: Pink Floyd’s Richard Wright Goes Pop With Zee
The only album released by Richard Wright’s band Zee will be remastered 35 years after its arrival. Sadly, the late Pink Floyd keyboardist isn't here to see if this synth-pop detour receives a better welcome than it did in 19

2019-02-16: AAJ Review: Stephan Thelen, Fractal Guitar
For his Moonjune Records debut, Stephan Thelen, USA-born/Swiss guitarist and primary composer for the post-minimalist/post-progressive band Sonar, challenges some of the foundational premises of a group that has, over almost

2019-02-16: Be-Bop Deluxe's Futurama reissue out in April
Be-Bop Deluxe's classic album Futurama is to be reissued by Cherry Red Records in April. The 1975 album will be available in both deluxe box set and two disc CD versions. The box set will feature the original album remastered

2019-02-15: The World’s Best Progressive Rock Festival Isn’t on Land: CRUISE TO THE EDGE Sails Again
Progressive Rock festivals have taken place in amphitheaters, outdoor fields, bars, indoor theaters small and large, but few venues reveal their splendor as much as sailing on the waters of the Caribbean. Now in its sixth yea

2019-02-15: Queensryche Say They’ve Been ‘Bamboozled’ by PledgeMusic
Queensryche said PledgeMusic "lied and lied" before the collapse of a crowdfunded new recording. This follows news that the embattled company has suspended all campaigns. Musicians now don't have access to money – sometimes t

2019-02-15: Casey McPherson releases new video for You Are The Peacemakers
Casey McPherson, vocalist for prog supergroups Flying Colors and The Sea Within, as well as his own outfit Alpha Rev, has released a video for his song You Are The Peacemakes, which you can watch below. The song’s lyrics take

2019-02-14: Album Review: Steve Hillage – Dusseldorf (23.8.79)
Excellent live set unearthed by cosmic guitarist Steve Hillage during a trawl of his archive tapes, offering an alternative set of songs to his previous live album, with a quality sound mix that showcases the music and the mu

2019-02-14: New Peter Hammill live 8cd box set
between November 2017 and May 2018 I undertook the most significant bout of solo touring in Europe for some time, taking in shows in Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, UK and Germany. With such a flood of performances I took the op

2019-02-13: Banco Del Mutuo Succorso: signs with Inside Out Music - new album "TRANSIBERIANA" released in April
Banco del Mutuo Soccorso, the legendary Italian progressive rock band, is proud to announce the worldwide signing with Inside Out Music / Sony Music group. Their new record ‘Transiberiana’ will be the first studio album in 25

2019-02-13: Mastodon and Coheed And Cambria announce The Unheavenly Skye Tour
Mastodon and Coheed And Cambria will head out on the road together across North America later this year on The Unheavenly Skye Tour. The run of 26 shows will get under way at the Iroquois Amphitheater in Louisville on May 28

2019-02-12: Marillion drummer Ian Mosley's memoir set for March release
Marillion drummer Ian Mosley is the subject of a new book written by his friend of 20 years, Georgina Wistow. It’s titled Do I Owe You Money? The Collected Memoirs Of Ian Mosley and it’ll be released on March 19 via WizardofM

2019-02-12: Announcing Wired For Madness by Jordan Rudess
Very excited to announce my new solo album ‘Wired For Madness’, and it’s available to pre-order now! ‘Wired For Madness’ is released by Music Theories Recordings / Mascot Label Group and will be in stores April 19, available

2019-02-12: Steve Hackett: Chris Squire asked me to join Yes!
We can’t prove it, but we’re roughly 86% sure that someone has popped a couple of massive Duracell batteries into Steve Hackett’s back. Perhaps due to the Genesis legend’s affable and unassuming demeanour, the frankly insane

2019-02-11: Frank Zappa Hologram To World Premiere New Music with Former Bandmates on "The Bizarre World Of Frank Zappa"
Live music’s premier hologram production company Eyellusion has announced that a who’s who of ZAPPA fan favorite musicians will support “The Bizarre World Of Frank Zappa” hologram tour which will make its debut this April in

2019-02-11: Bent Knee : launch video for 'Boxes'; EU tour with Haken begins this week
Boston-based art-rock band Bent Knee are about to embark on a full European tour alongside label-mates HAKEN, and to celebrate they are launching a brilliant new video for the track ‘Boxes’, taken from their most recent album

2019-02-11: Ian Anderson reveals initial plans for his next solo album
Ian Anderson has revealed that work is underway on his next solo album – and that it could be part electric and part acoustic. “The idea is that there will be 12 new tracks, and the intention is that seven of them are full ba

2019-02-11: DarWin Releases Debut Concept Album “Origin Of Species” Internationally Featuring Drum Legend Simon Phillips
Welcome to the near-future: the world of DarWin. An intricate musical fantasy concept that launched in November 2018 in the UK only with the ambitious single release of “Escape The Maze,” followed by the full length album “Or

2019-02-10: NYT: They Really Don’t Make Music Like They Used To
It’s Grammy time, and as always, watching the awards ceremony on Sunday will include a subtext of cross-generational carping: “They don’t make music the way they used to,” the boomers and Gen Xers will mutter. And they’ll be

2019-02-10: FLOR DE LOTO - Eclipse (Official Lyric Video)
The masters of Peruvian Progressive Folk Metal have returned with their 4th video (Lyrical Music Video) from their latest album "Eclipse" -Enjoy

2019-02-09: Mike Portnoy performs show on Cruise to the Edge with Jordan Rudess, Flying Colors and Transatlantic
Mike Portnoy always does something surprising on his performances on Cruise to the Edge. The 2019 edition perhaps topped them all. On the final night, Feb 8th, 2019, Portnoy performed his Mike Portnoy and Friends set with s

2019-02-09: AAJ Review: Allan Holdsworth: Live in Japan 1984
The loss of Allan Holdsworth in the spring of 2017 remains the passing of one of the most distinctive and innovative guitarists of the past half century. Born in the U.K in 1946, but moving to the U.S.A. in the early '80s, mo

2019-02-08: First Cruise To The Edge 2020 Promo
Oh Snap!

2019-02-08: Seaprog Three Headliners for 2019 Are Set
With the addition of Chicago's District 97, all three headlining slots for the festival are set. We're excited to be bringing this band to Seattle — they've been winning over crowds all around North America and in Europe, and

2019-02-08: Dream Theater: release official video for "PARALYZED"
There is a palpable excitement level surrounding two-time Grammy-nominated and millions-selling progressive music titans, Dream Theater and their upcoming 14th studio album, Distance Over Time. On the heels of two recently re

2019-02-08: New Alan Parsons album The Secret to be released in April
Frontiers Music have revealed that the new album from Alan Parsons will be released this spring. It’s titled The Secret and it’s set to arrive on April 26, with the first single and pre-order details due later this month.

2019-02-07: UK Music Legends Strawbs 50th Anniversary 3 Days Celebration in Lakewood, NJ – April 26, 27 & 28
In celebration of their 50th anniversary, UK music legends Strawbs, plus a host of guest performers, former Strawbs, and Strawbs-related artists, will be performing at the Strand Theater in Lakewood, NJ on April 26-28, 2019!

2019-02-07: The Claypool Lennon Delirium take a psychedelic trip in Blood And Rockets video
The Claypool Lennon Delirium have released an animated video for their track Blood And Rockets. The song – Blood And Rockets - Movement I, Saga Of Jack Parsons - Movement II, Too The Moon to give it its full name – will featu

2019-02-07: Toto announce 40 Tours Around The Sun live release
Toto have announced that they’ll release a new live package next month. It’s titled 40 Tours Around The Sun and will arrive on DVD, Blu-ray, DVD/2CD, Blu-ray/2CD, 3LP, 2CD and on digital and streaming platforms on March 22 vi

2019-02-06: Jon Anderson Announces New Solo Album and Spring U.S. Tour
Jon Anderson's first solo album since 2011 will feature former Yes bandmates Steve Howe, Alan White and the late Chris Squire. Titled 1,000 Hands, the album is due on March 31. "I've spent long periods of time making some rec

2019-02-06: Snarky Puppy announce new album Immigrance
Snarky Puppy have announced that they will release a new album this March, and they begin their world tour in April. Following up their last album, 2016’s Grammy-winning Culcha Vulcha, Immigrance features bandleader Michael L

2019-02-05: O.R.k team up with System Of A Down’s Serj Tankian for new single Black Blooms
Prog outfit O.R.k. have teamed up with System Of A Down frontman Serj Tankian for their new single Black Blooms. Not only does Tankian split vocal duties with Italian singer Lorenzo Esposito Fornasari (aka Lef), but the SOAD

2019-02-05: Tony Palmer & Tangerine Dream “Live At Coventry Cathedral 1975” Deluxe Box Set Now Available For Pre-order
In December 1974 Tangerine Dream were invited to play in the grand setting of Rheims Cathedral, a move certainly seen at the time as groundbreaking. They were then invited to perform in the cathedrals of York, Liverpool and C

2019-02-04: New Banco del Mutuo Soccorso album
Due out in April on InsideOut apparently (in Italian). La storica formazione oggi capitanata da Vittorio Nocenzi ha annunciato per l'anno in corso la pubblicazione di un nuovo album di inediti in studio, ideale seguito di "13

2019-02-04: Revisiting Tool’s Fourth Album, ’10,000 Days’ on UCR
When Tool released their fourth album, 10,000 Days, on May 2, 2006, fans had been waiting five years for the follow-up to Lateralus. Before that they’d waited five years for the follow-up to Ænima. You couldn’t fault the quar

2019-02-03: The Neal Morse Band Is Back on The Great Adventure in 2019
Back when New Jersey was home to us there was a state attraction called Great Adventure. It was an amusement park where there was anticipation at every twist and turn. The popular destination's roller coasters and water flume

2019-02-03: Queensryche’s Todd La Torre Hasn’t Spoken to His Drummer in 18 Months
Queensryche are set to release The Verdict on March 1, and it features singer Todd La Torre on drums instead of founding drummer Scott Rockenfield. In a new interview, La Torre said that Rockenfield went on paternity leave ne

2019-02-02: Rig Rundown: Steven Wilson [2019]
We did a pre-soundcheck hang with singer/songwriter/producer/guitarist Steven Wilson during his recent solo gig at Nashville’s Cannery Ballroom. Wilson, known best for his progressive rock with his band Porcupine Tree,

2019-02-01: FISH unable to make Cruise To The Edge
Cruise to the Edge extends blessings and good vibrations to the FISH family: It is with deep regret and disappointment that I have to announce that I am unable to appear on the ‘Cruise to the Edge’ shows. A family crisis occu

2019-02-01: Genesis: the miracle of A Trick Of The Tail and life without Peter Gabriel
Whatever happened to Mick Strickland? He was one of hundreds of vocalists who applied for the job of lead singer in Genesis after Peter Gabriel left the band. Strickland even made it as far as Trident Studios to sing with the

2019-02-01: Michael Sadler steps in for Cruise To The Edge
Lots of phone calls and emails were made in the last day... just not really enough time to react. Lucky for us a good friend of the cruise wanted to step in and help. Cheers to Michael Sadler of SAGA who is on his way to Tamp

2019-02-01: The Mute Gods: launch title track of 'Atheists and Believers'
The Mute Gods, featuring Nick Beggs (Steven Wilson, Steve Hackett), Roger King (Steve Hackett) & Marco Minnemann (The Aristocrats, The Sea Within), recently announced the release of their third studio album ‘Atheists and Beli

2019-02-01: Avant-Garde Prog Ensemble HOIA Feat. Indian Guitar Virtuoso Prateek Rajagopal To Release Debut Album “Scavenger”
Experimental beyond expectations, HOIA is an infusion of musical interests by Prateek Rajagopal. Popularly known for being a virtuoso guitarist, budding film composer and writer/producer for death metal legions “GUTSLIT” & I

2019-01-31: Steve Hackett: At the Edge of Sonic Exploration
Who would have guessed that of all the former members of British art-rock innovators Genesis, iconoclast guitarist Steve Hackett would be the one to emerge as the most prolific?

2019-01-31: Magic Pie premiere promo video for new song P&C with Prog
Norwegian prog rockers Magic Pie have released a promo video for brand new song P&C, which you can watch below. The video was directed by guitarist Kim Stenberg, who shot the video on an iPhone.

2019-01-31: Interview with Songwriter and Multi-instrumentalist RANDY MCSTINE: If You Want to Keep People’s Attention, This Idea of Making Music Clickbait is Really Painful
Talented singer, songwriter, guitarist / multi-instrumentalist Randy McStine is probably best known as the nucleus of his band Lo-Fi Resistance, but in more recent years has played extensively with Dave Kerzner in Kerzner's l

2019-01-31: Deep Purple to Record New Album in 2019
Deep Purple guitarist Steve Morse said the band was going to record what will be its 21st studio album during 2019, and hinted at the possibility of U.S. tour dates. Their last LP was 2017’s Infinite, which had been speculate

2019-01-31: Tim Bowness: launches 'Flowers at the Scene' podcast
Tim Bowness' fifth solo album ‘Flowers At The Scene’ is set for release on InsideOutMusic/Sony on the 1st March 2019. Produced by no-man, the album is a vibrant collection of 11 strikingly diverse songs.

2019-01-30: Los Angeles vs. New England: Who Has the Better Rock History on UCR
As Los Angeles and New England prepare to battle on the football field this weekend at Super Bowl LIII, gamblers, statisticians and arm-chair quarterbacks alike will search through the numbers in an attempt to determine which

2019-01-30: Prog Ensemble Shumaun To Release Anticipated Second Album “One Day Closer to Yesterday” – February 22, 2019
Prog ensemble Shumaun will be releasing their highly anticipated sophomore album “One Day Closer to Yesterday” on February 22, 2019. The new release has an underlying concept of love gone wrong. The album begins with two soul

2019-01-30: Guitarist Daryl Stuermer Talks 40-Year Career With Genesis, Phil Collins
On June 23rd, 1974, 21-year-old jazz-fusion guitarist Daryl Stuermer was watching the short-lived talk show Speakeasy when the guests for the evening included Beach Boys singer Mike Love, English guitarist John McLaughlin, ja

2019-01-29: David Gilmour to display then auction 120 guitars from his collection for charity
David Gilmour has announced that he’ll display then auction more than 120 guitars from his personal collection later this year. The focus on the former Pink Floyd vocalist and guitarist’s collection will be on his Fender mode

2019-01-29: 14-year-old takes on Dream Theater's In The Name Of God... all by himself
YouTuber Owen Davey, a 14-year-old from Stratford, Canada, has released his version of Dream Theater's classic In The Name Of God. The clever part? He plays all the instruments himself. "This is definitely one of my favourite

2019-01-29: The Neal Morse Band, The Great Adventure
I was skeptical when I heard about the Neal Morse Band’s new project. A concept album that’s a sequel to their previous concept album? Might Neal, Eric Gillette, Bill Hubauer, Randy George and the ever-prolific Mike Portnoy

2019-01-28: Devin Townsend: announces 'Empath Europe - Volume 1' Tour
Canadian heavy music artist Devin Townsend has recently announced the release of his forthcoming new album ‘EMPATH’ for the 29th March 2019, and today he is pleased to reveal the dates for the ‘Empath Europe – Volume 1’ tour

2019-01-28: Tool’s Danny Carey says new album to be released in April
Tool’s Danny Carey has said that the band’s much-anticipated new album will be out mid-April. The drummer was speaking to a fan at Californian music industry conference NAMM. A video shows him apparently letting slip with the

2019-01-28: Nth Ascension Unveils ​Third Album Stranger Than Fiction​​
Nth Ascension has again chosen renowned UK artist Oliver Pengilley to create the artwork for their new album Stranger Than Fiction. Pengilley also created the original cover art for Nth Ascension’s debut release Ascension of

2019-01-26: Richard Wright & Dave Harris – Zee “Identity” Deluxe Box Set Now Available For Pre-order
One of the most intriguing pop music partnerships of the eighties makes it’s return – RICK WRIGHT, one of the founder members of PINK FLOYD and who played keyboards on their multi-million selling albums joined forces with DAV

2019-01-25: New Progsheet Steve Hackett Interview: Around The World At The Edge Of Light
The 1 constant in my many conversations with Steve Hackett is that there are no constants! Our conversations flow wherever they flow. This time the main subject was his exceptional new release: At The Edge Of Light. We discus

2019-01-25: Frank Zappa’s ‘Zappa in New York’ Getting 40th Anniversary Box
Frank Zappa's celebrated December 1976 concerts at New York's Palladium are getting boxed up for a new 40th-anniversary set. The four shows – held the week between Christmas and New Year's – were later whittled down for 1978'

2019-01-25: Leprous: launch new single & video "Angel" (Massive Attack cover)!
Norwegian progressive Rock group LEPROUS are releasing a new digital single and video clip (Directed by Costin Chioreanu / Twilight13Media) of their cover version of “Angel“ by Massive Attack today.

2019-01-25: King Crimson Announces 2019 Tour Dates In Celebration of 50 Years
In celebration of 50 years, King Crimson announces 50 Concerts for 2019. The current eight musician line-up will perform 50 concerts across three continents as part of their 2019 Celebration tour.

2019-01-24: Prog Ensemble Kinetic Element To Release Third Album “The Face of Life” February 28, 2019!
Kinetic Element, a band based in Richmond, Virgina (USA) that finally made a mark in the prog world in its tenth year in 2016 by performing at ROSfest and Terra Incognita, and in 2017 at Progtoberfest, has been through some c

2019-01-24: The Neal Morse Band premiere video for new single I Got To Run
The Neal Morse Band have premiered their video for the track I Got To Run exclusively with Prog. It’s the latest song taken from their upcoming studio album The Great Adventure, which will launch tomorrow (January 25) via Rad

2019-01-24: Roger Waters Explains His Role in Rescuing Kidnapped Children
Roger Waters explained the role he played in the rescue of two boys who’d been kidnapped from Trinidad and then abandoned on a roadside in Syria – currently ranked the most violent nation in the world. The former Pink Floyd l

2019-01-23: Devin Townsend: launches first episode of "Empath" documentary
Canadian heavy music artist Devin Townsend has recently announced the release of his forthcoming new album ‘EMPATH’ for the 29th March 2019. He also revealed that in the lead up to the album’s release, Devin will walk fans th

2019-01-23: How Yes Persuaded Jon Anderson to Return for ‘90125’
Jon Anderson recalled how Chris Squire persuaded him to rejoin Yes in time for their hit 1983 album 90125. The LP had been developed under the band name Cinema, featuring Squire, Alan White, Trevor Rabin and Tony Kaye, and fo

2019-01-23: Geddy Lee on Why Rush’s Rock Hall induction Was ‘Serious Moment’
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame held a Rush Fan Day centered on a book signing for bassist Geddy Lee's new book, Geddy Lee's Big Beautiful Book of Bass, last weekend. Appropriately, the museum also debuted a new exhibit — curate

2019-01-21: Jean-Michel Jarre's Electro-Infinity Echoes Interview
On the next Echoes, we head into Infinity with Jean-Michel Jarre. The iconic French electronic artist talks about his latest album, Equinoxe Infinity, which references his second album from 40 years ago. We bring Jean-Michel

2019-01-21: Fernando Perdomo - Out to Sea 2 (Album Review)
If ever there was an artist whose ship you can actually see coming in, it’s Fernando Perdomo. A man of innumerable musical lives, Perdomo came into view in the progressive rock crowd when Dave Kerzner tapped him to be his mai

2019-01-20: Alex & Geddy- Together Again 2019 Interview
Geddy Lee & Alex Lifeson - Rush - The Rock Hall - Rush Fan Day

2019-01-19: RIP: Ted McKenna - The Sensational Alex Harvey Band
I just heard the tragic news today that my dear friend Ted McKenna passed away this morning. A fabulous musician and one of the all time greats who inspired so many rock drummers across generations he was a truly legendary st

2019-01-19: Funk-Rock-Fusion Legends Brand X to Headline ProgStock 2019
Triumphantly returning for a third straight year to Rahway, NJ, ProgStock 2019 hits the Union County Performing Arts Center (UCPAC) Mainstage Theater on Columbus Day Weekend (October 11-13, 2019). More announcements are comin

2019-01-18: Steve Hackett: launches video for 'Beasts In Our Time'
Following the tremendous success of 2017’s ‘The Night Siren’ (charted at #22 in Germany, #28 in the UK), legendary former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett announces the release of his new studio album ‘At The Edge Of Light’ on

2019-01-18: Riverside: announce vinyl re-releases out soon; Next touring campaign starting soon!
Polish Rock masters RIVERSIDE are happy to announce a string of long awaited vinyl re-releases for their second, third and fourth albums “Second Life Syndrome” (2005, 2-LP), “Rapid Eye Movement” (2007, 2-LP + bonus tracks) an

2019-01-18: Watch lyric video for The Neal Morse Band’s catchy new track Vanity Fair
The Neal Morse Band have released a lyric video for their track Vanity Fair. The song will feature on the band’s new album The Great Adventure, which will launch on January 25 via Radiant Records/Metal Blade. The group previo

2019-01-17: The Pineapple Thief Release New Video For “Threatening War” From Their New Studio Album ‘Dissolution’
With The Pineapple Thief’s Dissolution Tour Part 2, due to begin on 21st February in Italy, the band have released a new video for the track “Threatening War”, from their critically acclaimed studio album Dissolution.

2019-01-17: The Best (and Worst) Song From Every Genesis Album on UCR
Selecting the best (and worst) songs from every Genesis album requires open ears. After all, as personnel came and went over the decades, they've shape-shifted through prog, folk and (more than once) pop. It all began with a

2019-01-17: Robert Berry finalises live line-up for 3.2 shows
Former Spock's Beard drummer Jimmy Keegan and current Circuline keyboard player Andrew Colyer feature in the new live band put together by former 3 singer Robert Berry. Berry, who featured in ELP offshoot 3 with Keith Emerson

2019-01-16: Neal Morse and Eric Gillette (Neal Morse Band) – The Great Adventure Interview
The Neal Morse Band are set to release another double concept album with The Great Adventure on Jan 25th, 2019. Here Neal Morse and Eric Gillette of the Neal Morse Band join Roie Avin on the podcast to talk about the band’s n

2019-01-16: Devin Townsend: announces new album 'Empath'
Canadian heavy music artist Devin Townsend has officially announced the release of his forthcoming new album ‘EMPATH’ for the 29th March 2019. In the lead up to the album’s release, Devin will walk fans through how 'EMPATH' c

2019-01-16: Guitar Legend Adrian Belew Announces Re-invented Live Show With New Quartet!
Adrian Belew is a legendary guitarist well-known for his diverse travels around the musical map. He is a multi-instrumentalist whose solo records are critically acclaimed. His moving singing voice and prolific songwriting has

2019-01-16: Casey McPherson releases lyric video for My Evolution
Flying Colors singer Casey McPherson has released a lyric video fo his song My Evolution, which you can watch below. The song is taken from a new Alpha Rev album entitled Alpha Rev Presents Cas.e Sessions Vol. 1. This is a co

2019-01-15: Bryan Ferry Announces North America Dates on ‘Avalon’ Tour
Former lead singer Bryan Ferry will tour North America a few months after Roxy Music's induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The shows will highlight 1982's Avalon, their last studio release, although it's not specifie

2019-01-15: Psychedelic Rock Legends The Chocolate Watchband Release New Album “This Is My Voice”
Iconic California psychedelic rock legends The Chocolate Watchband celebrate the release of their new album “This Is My Voice” (released by Dirty Water Records), led by founding and current members, vocalist David Aguilar and

2019-01-15: Queensryche share lyric video for new single Dark Reverie
Queensryche have shared a lyric video for their new single titled Dark Reverie. The song follows Man The Machine which launched in November last year – with both tracks taken from the band’s upcoming studio album The Verdict.

2019-01-15: The Prog Report Cruise to the Edge 2019 Artist Features link page
With only a few weeks until the Cruise to the Edge, here is our recap of all our artist features. Catch up on any you missed here.

2019-01-14: Fish postpones Weltschmerz release until September
Fish has had to push back the release date of his final album Weltschmerz due to family issues. The vocalist had originally planned to release the follow-up to 2013’s A Feast Of Consequences in 2017 and retire in 2018, but sh

2019-01-14: Get to know MRR Recording Artis Joe Macre Producer, Recording Engineer, Composer, and Musician.
Joe is best known as the bassist for the progressive rock band “Crack The Sky” best known for achieving debut album of the year in Rolling Stone Magazine. Joe was a member of Crack The Sky from 1975–1980. Joe has also worked

2019-01-14: Beatles, Pink Floyd and David Bowie Help Vinyl Sales Grow by 15 Percent
The Beatles, Pink Floyd, David Bowie and other classic rock acts helped boost vinyl sales by 15 percent during 2018, Nielsen Music reported, as the traditional format set more records since the organization tracking began in

2019-01-13: AAJ Review: Phillip Johnston Returns with Diggin' Bones and The Adventures of Prince Achmed
The consequences of change in the music industry have been predicted for some time now but, with far too many blinkered deniers, it's had to begin approaching critical mass before being recognized for what it is: the commodit

2019-01-13: Happy 50th Birthday King Crimson!
To celebrate their 50th anniversary, King Crimson are releasing 50 rare or unusual tracks from the archives. Starting on 13th January, the date the band was formed in the Fulham Palace Café in 1969, these tracks will be relea

2019-01-13: Phillip Johnston Returns with Diggin' Bones and The Adventures of Prince Achmed
The consequences of change in the music industry have been predicted for some time now but, with far too many blinkered deniers, it's had to begin approaching critical mass before being recognized for what it is: the commodit

2019-01-12: Symphony X announce European tour dates
New Jersey prog metallers Symphony X have announced European tour dates for May and June, including a return to the Uk for the first time in three years. "We are really excited about the upcoming tour," the band told Prog. "C

2019-01-11: Dream Theater: release second track "Fall Into The Light" from their 14th studio album "Distance Over Time"
Two-time Grammy-nominated and millions-selling progressive music titans Dream Theater have released another song from their recently announced 14th studio album, Distance Over Time. “Fall Into The Light” is the second new son

2019-01-11: Rachel Flowers covers Pirates
You can now purchase Rachel's solo albums "Listen" and "Going Somewhere," along with her collaboration EP with Michael Sadler from Saga!