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2021-09-18: The Sailor and the Mermaid by Joe Cairney and Friends
This track was written by Michel St-Pere from Canadian band Mystery and was from their album "Beneath The Veil Of Winters Face". I chose to record this track using various musician friends from all over the world as I love it

2021-09-18: Lombardi Live! featuring Nick D'Virgilio (Episode 21)
In this exciting new episode of Lombardi Live!, Nick D'Virgilio gives Don an in-depth look into his career playing with Tears for Fears, Cirque Du Soleil and his current gig as the house drummer for the world-renowned music r

2021-09-17: NMB (Neal Morse Band) reschedule October tour to February
NMB have decided to move their October USA Tour Dates to February 2022. NMB have been considering this decision for some time now. In light of the current uncertainties, we feel that the health and financial risks associated

2021-09-17: Glass Hammer - New Video - Anthem To Andorath
GH: Hope you guys like it! Brand new vocalist. We started pre-orders today at https://glasshammer.com/official-store/ 70 minutes - 13 tracks. I'm thinking this is our heaviest album yet.Cheers,Steve

2021-09-17: RENAISSANCE To Expand And Reissue “Scheherazade”
For all the wonderful works RENAISSANCE recorded in the ’70s, “Scheherazade And Other Stories” from 1975 remain the English ensemble’s finest offering – featuring, alongside other classics, their most magnificent ballad “Ocea

2021-09-17: Drummer Mark Murdock To Release New Prog Album “Visitors From Another Planet” Featuring Members of Atomic Rooster, Nektar & Others!
Mark Murdock’s new prog release “Visitors From Another Planet” featuring a cast of visiting prog earthlings like drummer Ric Parnell of Atomic Rooster/Spinal Tap, drummer Ron Howden, bassist Derek ‘Mo’ Moore, both from the ba

2021-09-17: Roger Waters Says Former Pink Floyd Bandmates Were ‘Toxic’
Roger Waters has shared a straightforward opinion of his ex-Pink Floyd bandmates, referring to them as "snotty and snippy because they felt very insignificant." He suggested in a recently posted interview on Marc Maron's WTF

2021-09-17: Cyan release video for the emotive I Defy The Sun
The new-loook line-up of Cyan have released a new video for the emotive I Defy The Sun, which you can watch below. Cyan feature, alongside Reed on keyboards, vocalist Pete Jones (Camel, Tiger Moth Tales), guitarist Luke Machi

2021-09-17: Ross Jennings gets animated in new video for Feelings
Haken singer Ross Jennings gets animated, literally, is the video for his brand new solo single Feelings, which you can watch the new video below. The track is taken from his forthcoming debut solo album A Shadow Of My Future

2021-09-16: News from the Potter's Daughter's camp !
Hello friends! We have some exciting news to share with you! Jan Christiana and I are forming a new band featuring " Simon Phillips "to release Close to Nearby, (feat. guitar masters Guthrie Govan and Amit Chatterjee)!! The n

2021-09-16: Phil Collins Thinks Genesis Reunion Tour Won’t Go Past 2021 Shows
When Genesis announced their long-awaited reunion tour, they used the somewhat tongue-in-cheek title “The Last Domino?” — leaving their future plans intentionally vague. But if Phil Collins' latest comments are any indication

2021-09-16: Dave Grohl says the next Foo Fighters album could be an "insane prog-rock record"
Foo Fighters are a band that, for the most part, have a formula and stick to it. They might try out new and innovative ways when it comes to recording their music, but ultimately, they usually end up arriving at the same dest

2021-09-16: Spock's Beard announce UK tour dates for March
US prog rockers Spock's Beard have announced a short run of UK tour dates for March 2022. It will be the first time the band have played these shores since they toured with label mates The Flower Kings in 2018. “We're just so

2021-09-16: Cynic premiere brand new track Mythical Serpents
Cynic have premiered a brand new song, Mythical Serpents, which you can listen to below. It's the US proggers' first new music since the release of 2014's Kindly Bent To Free Us and is taken from their upcoming album Ascensio

2021-09-16: The story of Richard Wright's last ever show
On September 6 2007, Pink Floyd’s keyboard player Rick Wright performed live for the last time. Recognised by fans, critics and his bandmates as Floyd’s unsung hero, Wright joined bandleader and guitarist David Gilmour for a

2021-09-15: D’Virgilio, Morse & Jennings
NM: Today’s the day! I’m delighted we can finally announce this: Nick D’Virgilio (Big Big Train, ex-Spock’s Beard), Neal Morse (Transatlantic, NMB, ex-Spock’s Beard), and Ross Jennings (Haken, Novena) are pleased to announce

2021-09-15: Steve Vai Announces Sprawling 2022 U.S. Tour
Steve Vai has announced a sprawling, 54-date U.S. tour that will run from January through April 2022. The guitar virtuoso’s upcoming trek, the beginning of what he calls the Inviolate World Tour, will commence on Jan. 27 in L

2021-09-15: Faith No More and Mr. Bungle Cancel 2021 Tour Dates
Faith No More and Mr. Bungle have canceled their performances scheduled for September and October. "Sorry to report that due to mental health reasons, I cannot continue with the currently scheduled Faith No More and Mr. Bungl

2021-09-15: Emerson, Lake & Palmer to release 10 LP/7CD live box set
Prog legends Emerson, Land & Palmer will release a new 10 LP/seven disc live box set in October. Out Of This World: Live (1970-1997) will be released through BMG Records on October 29 as part of Emerson, Lake & Palmer’s 50th

2021-09-14: Yes – The Quest (Album Review)
Here it is, friends: the long-awaited twenty-second studio album from Yes. As one of the few bands who pioneered the form we now call Prog and are still making new music, this is a momentous release. Revered, adored, critique

2021-09-14: Why Todd Rundgren (Probably) Isn’t on Kanye West’s New Album
Kanye West's 10th album, Donda, was released in late August, and celebrated with extravagant listening parties at Chicago's Soldier Field and Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. The record features a range of guests, from Jay Z

2021-09-13: Another Change in the ProgStock 2021 Festival Lineup
A statement from Total Mass Retain… “We hope everyone is very excited for the amazing weekend planned! However, due to unforeseen circumstances, we are unable to perform this year. TMR has been part of ProgStock for the past

2021-09-13: Levin Brothers "Elephant Talk" Live at the Bearsville Theater 2021
TL: Here's something different: a version of Elephant Talk quite unlike the others. The Levin Brothers performing their own take on the King Crimson classic "Elephant Talk" live at the Bearsville Theater in Woodstock, New Yor

2021-09-13: Why Radiohead Chose to Avoid ‘Arrogance’ of Double LP for ‘Kid A’
Radiohead didn't have much in the way of an organized plan after the surprising success of their third album, 1997's OK Computer. The significant sonic shift from guitar-centered and lyrically relatable earlier records to a m

2021-09-13: Watch Steve Hackett’s harrowing video for Scorched Earth, documenting our destruction of the planet
Steve Hackett has shared the video for Scorched Earth from his newly released Surrender Of Silence album, and it offers a harrowing and horrifying depiction of our planet literally going up in flames. Scorched Earth is the fo

2021-09-12: Steve Hackett Who Influenced You? | WIY? S1: Parts 1, 2 & 3 | HIGHLIGHTS
Lorelei McBroom: Who Influenced You? is a concept I've had in development since I toured with Rod Stewart. Today I am finally releasing our Who Influenced You? YouTube channel, Facebook page and Instagram page. This video has

2021-09-12: Todd Rundgren on Rock Hall: ‘I Have Offered to do Something Live’
Todd Rundgren will not be present for this year's Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremonies, but he confirms to UCR that he may still participate. The veteran musician will be on tour and is scheduled to be in Cincinnati,

2021-09-12: Triumph Hopes to Mount a ‘Mixed Reality’ Concert Tour
Triumph have largely been absent from the concert scene for more than two decades, with the exception of a pair of reunion performances in 2008. Now the Canadian hard rockers are developing a high-tech concept that would brin

2021-09-12: Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason Still Loves Looking Back to Early Days
Nick Mason's aim was clear when he assembled Saucerful of Secrets in 2018: Celebrate the early music he made with Pink Floyd. There’s almost no chance of a reunion of the group’s surviving members, but both Roger Waters and D

2021-09-11: Steve Hackett Tour Commences
Steve Hackett - Dance on a Volcano, Seconds Out 2021 tour at Leicester De Montfort Hall.

2021-09-11: Dikajee - Gloomy Flowers Blooming (feat. Fiona Rüggeberg)
Official lyrics video. Forget~Me~Nots album https://dikajee.bandcamp.com/ Dikajee - songwriting, vocals; backing vocals, piano. Fiona Rüggeberg - bagpipes, Victor Sankov - 12str guitar Artis Orubs - drums;

2021-09-11: VT Review: THE WATCH – THE ART OF BLEEDING
Sunset. After missing the last bus, she walks back tentatively to the house she has rented for the summer. A house with memories of holidays long ago. She shuts the door. In the half-light, something catches her eye. A chair

2021-09-11: Italian Guitarist/Songwriter Marco Mattei To Release Debut Solo Album “Out of Control” Feat. Tony Levin, Jerry Marotta, Pat Mastelotto, and Chad Wackerman!
Italian guitarist/songwriter Marco Mattei unveils his first solo album, an original mix of prog-rock, dream-pop, folk and world music entitled “Out of Control” on 7D Media/Third Star Records on November 19, 2021. Featuring To

2021-09-10: Marillion - Fugazi Deluxe Edition: "a portrait of a band on the verge of fully-fledged stardom...."
It’s a story as old as recorded music: band gets years to write their debut album and are then expected to recreate the magic in short order for the follow-up. That’s precisely what happened when Marillion found themselves ta

2021-09-10: Roger Waters ‘Went Apes—’ Over Kids Picked for ‘The Wall’ Show
Roger Waters admitted he once “went apeshit” before a performance of his The Wall Live show, when he realized the children’s choir assembled to sing parts of “Another Brick in the Wall (Part II)” weren’t the kind of kids he n

2021-09-10: Why Tony Kaye’s 9/11-Inspired Solo Album Took 20 Years to Make
Throughout his more than 50 years of recording, original Yes keyboardist Tony Kaye had never released a solo album. "I never really had anything to write about," he tells UCR. However, the tragic events of 9/11 changed that,

2021-09-10: Mastodon return with new video for Pushing The Tides
US prog metallers Mastodon return to action with a video for brand new track Pushing The Tides, which you can watch in full below. It's the first new music from the band's upcoming album Hushed And Grim, their first since 201

2021-09-09: Ron's message to Nektarines
Our drummer Ron Howden recently got the news that he must have a medical procedure. While he is a fit guy and in good spirits, the reality is that he will need time to recuperate following the procedure. Thus we have decided

2021-09-09: 'I can barely hold a drumstick': Phil Collins, 70, sparks concern among fans as he details his declining health during 'frail and unwell-looking' BBC Breakfast appearance - a week after daughter Lily'
Phil Collins sparked concern during an appearance on BBC Breakfast on Thursday morning, when he confessed to no longer being able to play the drums. Twitter was awash with worry from viewers and fans, who noted his weakened s

2021-09-09: YES Keyboard Legend Tony Kaye Presents “Hope and Triumph” Second Track From New Album “End Of Innocence” – Out September 10, 2021
Tony Kaye has released “Hope and Triumph” a patriotic anthem and the second track to be taken from his debut solo album “End Of Innocence” released on September 10th through Spirit Of Unicorn Music (distributed via Cherry Red

2021-09-09: New Peter Gabriel book to be published in October
A new Peter Gabriel visual biography, A Life In Vision will be published by Wymer Publishing on October 8. The book will document Gabriel's entire career from his early days with Genesis though to his most recent solo exploi

2021-09-08: ALTESIA - MOUTH OF THE SKY (OFFICIAL VIDEO)
Altesia (prog metal - France) have just released their 1st single from their upcoming album "Embryo". Altesia's new album "Embryo" will be out October 16th 2021. "Mouth of the sky" is the band's first single from Embryo. For

2021-09-08: Steffie Moonlady and Dennis Haklar To Release “To The Universe” An Ethereal Odyssey Taking You To Spiritually Charged Spaces
Dreamscapes, soft yet strong, blended and distinguished; these are the realms created by this duo in their new work, “To the Universe.” Having worked together for over 25 years in the recording arts, they nurtured their sound

2021-09-08: Barenaked Ladies are working on a "secret project" with Geddy Lee
Barenaked Ladies frontman Ed Robertson has revealed he's working with Rush's Geddy Lee on a "super-secret" project. In the upcoming issue of Classic Rock, Robertson opens up about his love for the iconic bassist, describing t

2021-09-08: Anette Olzon's Strong: ex-Nightwish singer addresses her past
When Anette Olzon first embarked on a solo career, it was a tough sell. Following her acrimonious split from symphonic metal titans Nightwish in 2012, the Swedish singer turned away from metal, releasing her solo debut, Shine

2021-09-07: MASTODON Teases New Album Hushed And Grim
Looks like it's just about time for new Mastodon! The band just took to all their social media accounts to post fragments of (what we're assuming is) their new album cover, which when pieced together is titled Hushed And Grim

2021-09-07: Making THE PUZZLE Documentary - Part 3 of 5 (Devin Townsend)
Here's part 3 of 5 of 'Making The Puzzle'. A documentary of sorts that Devin made himself during the Puzzle's recording period, giving you some insights into how The Puzzle and Snuggles came to be. The Puzzle - Audio Teaser #

2021-09-07: Radiohead Announce ‘Kid A’ and ‘Amnesia’ Reissue With New Music
Radiohead have announced a combined reissue of 2000's Kid A and 2001's Amnesiac. The multiple format triple-album, titled KID A MNESIA is slated for Nov. 5. KID A MNESIA, which the band has hinted at over the summer, includes

2021-09-06: The History of King Crimson Pt. 2 1975 to Present (w/Aymeric Leroy and Henry Potts) on SOAL Night Live
For Episode #104 our "History Of" series continues with part two of our look at King Crimson. Specifically, from it's dissolution in 1974 to the present day. Musical historians Aymeric Leroy and Henry Potts are co-hosts. W

2021-09-06: Is Deep Purple’s New Album Called ‘Turning to Crime’?
Deep Purple have launched a countdown clock associated with the words “Turning to Crime” – suggesting that it may be the title of the band’s upcoming 22nd album. On entering the web address www.turningtocrime.com, visitors ar

2021-09-06: King Crimson in Pompeii, by comedian Al Murray
Starting late as they do in Italy, the sun long since set, the amphitheatre in Pompeii is a stark and haunting place. Echoes abound and rebound, flying off into the night sky. Refurbished by Dave Gilmour so he could play it

2021-09-06: Al Stewart: The Prog Interview
The folk progger reflects on a career that started with guitar lessons from Robert Fripp and has seen him work with the likes of Rick Wakeman, Alan Parsons and more... “I’ve been doing this job for over half a century and al

2021-09-05: Satanic Attack or Divine Punishment by Arnoldo's Lizards
Arnoldo's Lizards is a newborn band based in Mar del Plata, Argentina. Consisting of Alvare Goco (22) on vocals and Jack Dimensions (23) on keyboards, the band dances between different genres, mainly pop-rock, prog, and funk-

2021-09-05: AAJ Review: Caravan: Who Do You Think We Are?
Trying to find a distinct definition of what has come to be known as "The Canterbury Sound" is as elusive as attempting to describe what, in the jazz world, has become an overused epithet for the German ECM Records label and

2021-09-05: ProgStock Change in the Festival Venue
As you may have heard, the remnants of Hurricane Ida barreled through the northeast US and did a great deal of damage with torrential rain, wind, tornados, and overwhelming floods. The City of Rahway and, more specifically, t

2021-09-05: Operation: Mindcrime singer starts GoFundMe campaign for Queensryche tour manager
Vocalist Pamela Moore — best known for singing the part of Sister Mary on Queensryche’s 1988 prog metal classic, Operation: Mindcrime — has organised a GoFundMe campaign to benefit the band's tour manager of 16 years, Scott “

2021-09-04: Yes artist Roger Dean talks about his career so far
A young boy is climbing a steep hill at night. Carefully, he makes his way through the tangles of sparse scrub that cling to the side of Lion Rock; from his vantage point he can see Kowloon spread before him, the name of whic

2021-09-04: Steven Wilson, Tim Bowness and more line-up to remix Twelfth Night's Smiling At Grief
Twelfth Night will release a newly remixed version of their cassette album Smiling At Grief (recorded in 1981, released in 1982). The new 'definitive' version will see a host of prog luminaries such as Steven Wilson, Tim Bown

2021-09-04: Gentle Giant release new animated video for Talybont
Gentle Giant have released a new animated video for Talybont, which you can watch below. It's the latest new video for a song taken from the new Steven Wilson remix of the band's 1975 album Free Hand, which is out now. Talybo

2021-09-03: Pink Floyd "Echoes" cover by California Guitar Trio
This Friday CGT is releasing a new live recording and set of videos of our full opening set from the recent California Guitar Trio & King Crimson tour. It's a pay what you like release found only on Bandcamp at: californiagui

2021-09-03: ALAN PARSONS Announces New Live Album & Video “The Neverending Show – Live In The Netherlands” Arrives November 5, 2021
Legendary artist and studio maestro Alan Parsons has announced the release of a new live album entitled “The NeverEnding Show: Live in the Netherlands” on November 5, 2021. The release showcases the performance that the Alan

2021-09-03: Cynic release tribute to late bass player Sean Malone
US progressive rockers Cynic have shared a touching tribute to late bassist Sean Malone, who died on December 7, 2020. To commemorate Malone's legacy, the band has released a never-before-heard recorded performance of the son

2021-09-02: Drum Legend CARMINE APPICE & FERNANDO PERDOMO Form New Music Duo & Release the All-Instrumental Powerhouse Album ENERGY OVERLOAD on Cleopatra Records
Drummer extraordinaire, composer and producer Carmine Appice has joined forces with multi-instrumentalist and rising studio star Fernando Perdomo to form The Appice Perdomo Project, whose debut album ENERGY OVERLOAD will be r

2021-09-02: Pink Floyd Announce Stand-Alone, 360 Versions of ‘Reason’ Remix
Pink Floyd will release a stand-alone version of A Momentary Lapse of Reason - Remixed & Updated, along with a new edition in 360 Reality Audio, on Oct. 29. This revamped take on the band’s 1987 LP, previously issued as part

2021-09-02: Animals As Leaders return with video for brand new track Monomyth
US instrumental progressive rockers Animals As Leaders have released a video for brand new track Monomyth, which you can watch below. It's the first new material from the band in five years. The Washington DC trio also announ

2021-09-02: Four into three: How Genesis lost a guitarist but set off on a bold new path
The following extract is taken from Genesis: 1975 to 2021 - The Phil Collins Years, by Mario Giammetti, available now via Kingmaker Publishing from Burning Shed: After Peter Gabriel left Genesis in 1975, the band responded wi

2021-09-02: Great Rock History Music Read: Neil Murray interview in Rolling Stone (with some Prog/Canterbury content) - Bassist Neil Murray on His Years with Black Sabbath, Whitesnake, and Brian May
Murray spent decades playing alongside the biggest names in hard rock and metal, but was plagued the whole time by poor timing and bad luck. Rolling Stone interview series Unknown Legends features long-form conversations betw

2021-09-01: King Crimson in Concert: A Love Letter on the Occasion of – A Final Hot Date?
King Crimson, Meadow Brook Amphitheatre, Rochester Hills, Michigan, August 28, 2021. Following an opening set from The Zappa Band that showcased Frank Zappa’s lifelong trademarks — smug, satirical vignettes enfolded in gleefu

2021-09-01: YES - Dare To Know (Official Video)
Dare To Know is the second single from YES' forthcoming album The Quest, released 1st October 2021. Dare to Know (Steve Howe) BMG Rights. Jon Davison: vocal duet, Steve Howe: vocal duet, Gibson ES157D and Les Paul Junior, Ma

2021-09-01: Progsheet - Amanda Lehmann - Innocence And Illusion Track By Track
Amanda Lehmann has released an awesome new album! I'll shut up & let her talk about it! : All these songs are very personal to me. At the same time, I want them to become personal to whoever is listening to them. So make them

2021-09-01: Alan Parsons releases new live video of Games People Play
Alan Parsons has released a new live clip of Games People Play, recorded at the Utrecht Tivoli in 2019, which you can watch below. It's taken from the upcoming live release The NeverEnding Show - Live In The Netherlands which

2021-09-01: Styx interview: 'We’ve had to circle the wagons many times as a band'
Over 50 years Styx have cruised through heavenly highs and weathered hellish lows. With latest album Crash Of The Crown, they continue to enjoy their latest creative and popular high. “We showed up yesterday and we haven’t pl

2021-08-31: The Muffins Box Set from Cuneiform Records
SF: I am currently working on a multi-disc box set by THE MUFFINS, which is planned to include studio and live recordings from their entire history. Nearly all of it will be previously unreleased. It doesn't have a name y

2021-08-31: PFM stream brand new single If I Had Wings
Italian prog legends PFM (Premiata Forneria Marconi) have streamed their brand new single If I Had Wings, which you can listen to below. It' taken from the band's upcoming album I Dreamed of Electric Sheep which will be relea

2021-08-30: Rush Cinema Strangiato - Director's Cut 2021
On September 9th, Anthem Entertainment & Trafalgar bring the Holy Trinity of Rock back to the big screen! For one-night only come celebrate RUSH with the director's cut of Cinema Strangiato! Information and tickets at Cinema

2021-08-30: Glass Hammer release video trailer for upcoming album Skallagrim
US prog rockers Glass Hammer have released a video trailer for their upcoming album Skallagrim - Into The Breach, which you can watch below. The new album will be released on October 15 and is the first to feature the band's

2021-08-30: Alan Reed and Rob Reed release piano and voice version of Pallas's Sanctuary
Alan Reed and Rob Reed have released a video for a new piano and voice version of Pallas's Sanctuary, which you can watch below. The track is available as a free/pay what you want download on Bandcamp (with paying supporters

2021-08-30: Nektar The unboxing of ...Sounds Like Swiss! By Nektar co-founder and bass player Derek Mo Moore
... Sounds Like Swiss the new, never before seen film footage of Nektar performing for Swiss television in 1973. Witness Derek Mo Moore unpack, and unbox the new Nektar release as it arrives in his home for the first time.

2021-08-29: Robert Berry announced for RoSFest
Former member of 3 and Keith Emerson collaborator Robert Berry has been added to next year's RoSFest bill. You can view a new Robert Berry video trailer below. He joins the previously announced King's X, Lobate Scarp and Ten

2021-08-29: Leprous release video for 'fan experiment' single Nighttime Disguise
Norwegian proggers Leprous have released a video for their brand new single Nighttime Disguise, which you can wacth in full below. The new single is taken from the band's brand new studio album Aphelion which has just been re

2021-08-28: Swedish progressive rockers HFMC announce the forthcoming release of their 5th studio album "We are the truth" on November 26th, 2021.
Hasse Fröberg declares about the album: "We Are The Truth is our most adventurous album to date. The music is positive, warm, organic, soulful and thoughtful. The lyrics are a cry for compassion, respect and love.

2021-08-28: The Ten Best | Prog Epics
From ELP to Yes - the ten best most awesome Progressive Rock Epic tracks. From the bizarre to the beautiful all the pomp and politics of this wonderful genre represented in these ten choice cuts. If you appreciate the work t

2021-08-27: Aisles new single "Megalomania" is out today!
Our new single is out! It's called "Megalomania", and it has been released through Presagio Records on all digital platforms. This is the third single from our new studio album, which will be released during the next few mont

2021-08-27: The Big Prog (Plus) Preview for Fall 2021!
What new music and archival finds are heading our way in the next couple of months? Check out the representative sampling of promised progressive goodies — along with a few other personal priorities — below. (Box sets based o

2021-08-27: Kasim Sulton- (Utopia, Todd Rundgren, Meatloaf, BÖC) on SOAL Night Live
For Episode #103 Kasim Sulton drops by to discuss his new solo album, Kasim 2021. We also discuss his work with Utopia and Todd Rundgren, Blue Öyster Cult, Meatloaf and more. We also talk about his basses and rigs he's used

2021-08-27: MIT Review: Trifecta – Fragments (2021) (****)
An engaging and enjoyable side trip from Steven Wilson’s backing band, where the trio of players get to cut loose, jam and improvise, resulting in a melting pot of musical fragments and styles. An easy album to listen to, but

2021-08-27: NMB - Innocence & Danger: "Delivers big themes..."
Four albums in, and The Neal Morse Band have become NMB, although the group still consists of Morse himself, plus drummer Mike Portnoy, bassist Randy George and keyboard player Bill Hubauer and guitarist Eric Gillette. In con

2021-08-27: Leprous - Aphelion: "Entering uncharted territory, proving utterly fearless..."
In astronomical terms, the aphelion is the point in an orbit where an object reaches the furthest point from the Sun, either plunging into the void, or swinging back towards the light. Leprous’ Einar Solberg used 2019’s Pitfa

2021-08-27: Kristoffer Gildenlow releases lyric video for haunting Fleeting Thought
Current Kayak bassist Kristoffer Gildenlow has released a lyric video for his new single, the haunting Fleeting Thought, which you can watch below. It's taken from his upcoming solo album Let Me Be A Ghost, which will be rele

2021-08-26: The Pineapple Thief Featuring Gavin Harrison w/ Special Guests - Brighton Music Hall - FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2022 AT 7 PM EDT
Bruce Soord explains “The Pineapple Thief is equally about the studio and the stage, so it was hugely disappointing that we were unable to tour, especially as we were excited to be able to perform the new album “Versions Of T

2021-08-26: District 97: it's time to prepare for...TOUROWEEN!
Aside from being our first live performances in NEARLY 2 YEARS (!!!), these shows will be special for another reason: the setlist will feature new D97 music, choice cuts from throughout our catalogue, tributes to our heroes,

2021-08-26: Devin Townsend is resuming work on his musical about ‘cocks and vaginas and death’
Devin Townsend is resuming work upon his ‘brutal, grotesque’ and ‘fucking absurd’ musical spectacular The Moth… just as soon as he can complete all that needs to be done on his forthcoming Lightwork, and The Puzzle and Snuggl

2021-08-26: Marillion offer lucky fan the chance to win tickets to see their whole tour
Marillion are running a unique competition for one lucky fan to win tickets to the whole of the band's upcoming Light At The End Of The Tunnel UK Tour. At the same time, the band will be first revealing the initials of the ne

2021-08-26: Steve Hackett releases historically themed video for new single Natalia
Steve Hackett has released a historically themed video for his new single, Natalia, which you can watch below. It's from Hackett's upcoming album Surrender Of Silence, which he will release through InsideOut Music on Septembe

2021-08-25: Nektar “…Sounds Like Swiss” Live in Switzerland 1973 CD/DVD Available October 1, 2021
Unearthed audio and video recordings from legendary progressive rock band Nektar captured live in Switzerland, 1973. Includes an hour-long concert videotaped for Swiss TV’s Kaléidospop, unseen since its original broadcast. Th

2021-08-25: Fish announces final Vigil performance
Fish has announced a final ever performance of his 1990 debut album Vigil In A Wilderness Of Mirrors, Vigil's End. It'll take place at Leamington Assembly on November 24, 2021, one of Fish's favourite venues. This unique conc

2021-08-25: The Pineapple Thief release new live clip of Our Mire
UK prog rockers The Pineapple Thief have released a new live video of Our Mire, which you can watch below. Our Mire is taken from their upcoming multi-format release for their Nothing But The Truth streaming event which is re

2021-08-25: New book celebrates the work of Rush artist Hugh Syme
A new book celebrating the work of graphic designer Hugh Syme and his work with Rush, The Art Of Rush: Serving A Life Sentence will be published by IDW Publishing on October 12. It features a foreword penned by the late Rush

2021-08-25: Aeon Zen release video for the first part of their epic concept album Transversal
UK prog rockers Aeon Zen have released a new video for Transversal Part 1: Twilight, which you can watch below. It's the first part of the band's epic concept album Transversal, their final album, which Aeon Zen will release

2021-08-25: When Charlie Watts Surprised Neil Peart Backstage
In 2003, Neil Peart came face-to-face with one of his idols, the Rolling Stones’ Charlie Watts. At first, the Rush drummer didn’t realize who was approaching him. “A short, older man stepped up to me, sticking out his hand an