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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

2018-05-05: Phil Collins Promises Major Tour Announcement
Could the long-awaited Phil Collins U.S. tour finally be happening? The drummer and singer said he's going to drop some big news early next week. The tease came on Collins' Facebook page, where a message reading "Big announce

2018-05-05: 45 Years Ago: Yes Mark End of Era With Triple Live LP ‘Yessongs’
In many ways, 1972 was Yes' year. The band's status had risen considerably following the back-to-back successes of The Yes Album and Fragile (both issued in 1971), and by 1972, with a hit single ("Roundabout") under its belt,

2018-05-04: Album Review: TesseracT – Sonder (2018) (****)
TesseracT, the band that put the progressive into their metal, deliver their fourth album and it’s going to prove a controversial release. When TesseracT appeared on the progressive metal scene back in 2003, I gave the music

2018-05-04: 30 Years Ago: Queensryche Create Their Future With ‘Operation: Mindcrime’
Nikki loves Mary, but Nikki is a junkie and Mary is a hooker who’s become a nun. Nikki has been ordered to kill Mary by Dr. X, who runs an above-the-law subversive organisation that brainwashes people like Nikki into becoming

2018-05-04: Fates Warning: first single off "Live Over Europe" release launched today; Pre-order start!
Progressive Metal pioneers FATES WARNING are launching a first single off their upcoming new live album release entitled “Live Over Europe” (Out June 29th, 2018 via InsideOutMusic) today. Check out “Firefly”, which was rec

2018-05-03: IO EARTH - Hold On on YouTube
IO Earth present their new music video 'Hold On' taken from their new album 'Solitude'. Written & Directed by our very own Wendy Vissers-Hagenbeek. ENJOY!!!

2018-05-03: Curved Air Founding Member & Legendary Violinist Darryl Way to Release First Ever Rock Version of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons – Out Now!
Almost 50 years after the creation of his classic rock anthem Vivaldi, Curved Air’s trail blazing violinist Darryl Way, has arranged and recorded the whole of Vivaldi’s masterpiece The Four Seasons and given it the same ‘rock

2018-05-02: Yes Tour Will Feature Tony Kaye as ‘Special Guest’
Keyboardist Tony Kaye will rejoin Yes on every date of their upcoming 50th anniversary tour as a special guest. Kaye co-founded the band and played on its first three albums, and then returned to the lineup in the '80s. Yes a

2018-05-01: Mastodon and Dinosaur Jr. Announce Tour Dates
The members of Mastodon will team up with some suitably prehistoric friends when they join Dinosaur Jr. for a series of tour dates later this year. The co-headlining shows, which are listed below and go on sale to the general

2018-05-01: MoeTar announce new and final album
Sad to say but this - "The Final Four" is MoeTar's last album, or in this case EP. Fifteen minutes of new material released today at all your favorite digital dispensaries - iTunes, Spotify, Amazon and my personal favorite Ba

2018-05-01: New David Minasian album w/ Justin Hayward Steve Hackett Annie Haslam Billy Sherwood
Many fans have been patiently waiting for the follow-up to David Minasian’s highly acclaimed 2010 album Random Acts of Beauty. The good news is it’s on its way and ready for pre-order! David has been quite busy during the int

2018-04-30: Erik Wøllo’s Threshold Point is Echoes May CD of the Month
Norwegian guitarist Erik Wøllo has had four previous CD of the Month picks. It feels like more because we’ve actually passed over many of his albums because they came out two close in time to his previous picks. He could’ve h

2018-04-30: Jeff Beck Announces Solo U.S. Shows
Jeff Beck has added some more dates to his summer tour. The guitarist has announced seven solo shows that will take place on days off from his Stars Align tour with Paul Rodgers and Ann Wilson. The added concerts will take pl

2018-04-30: The Sea Within: launch studio teaser for debut self-titled 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

2018-04-28: Robert John Godfrey returns to take The Enid forward
The Enid have released a statement about the band going forward, that includes details of Robert John Godfrey's involvement in the band and line-up changes. See the announcement in full below: We have both lost confidence in

2018-04-28: Watch Mastodon’s surreal animated video for Clandestiny
Mastodon have released a surreal, animated video for their track Clandestiny. The band revealed a short teaser video yesterday for the sci-fi promo, which has been directed by BlinkMyBrain and features a man-made intelligent

2018-04-27: Listen to Part of New Tool Song ‘Descending’
Tool have released an instrumental version of a new song called “Descending,” which is expected to appear on their upcoming fifth album. The long-awaited follow-up to 2006’s 10,000 Days is thought to be nearing completion. “M

2018-04-27: Toundra: new album 'Vortex' out now!
Spanish instrumental rockers Toundra release their new fifth studio album ‘Vortex today, following on from their previous record ‘IV’ which reached number 2 in the Spanish charts. On the Wednesday the band played live on ‘Lat

2018-04-27: Devin Townsend Project: - announces 'Ocean Machine - Live at the Ancient Roman Theatre 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

2018-04-26: Echoes Podcast: Can Founder Holger Czukay's Sonic Collage
He was master of sound collage, the proto-typical sample artist, and Hip-Hop before hip-hop. I’m talking about Holger Czukay, a founding member of iconoclastic Krautrock band Can. He died last year but a collection of his com

2018-04-26: The Neal Morse Band To Release “The Similitude Of A Dream” Live in Tilburg, Netherlands 2017 2CD/2DVD Set
The Neal Morse Band’s triumphant double-album, “The Similitude Of A Dream,” is the most acclaimed release that Morse has helmed to date. The 2017 “Road Called Home” tour was their most extensive yet, including new continents

2018-04-25: Guitarist Ramin Partovi To Release His Breakout Album Feat. Scott Henderson, Simon Phillips, Carl Verheyen, Jimmy Johnson, Mike Stern
Los Angeles – Aviator and Hollywood guitar player Ramin Partovi is about to release his breakout album “27 Faces Of A Broken Heart” with a completely new concept. The album features an all-star line-up with Scott Henderso

2018-04-25: Flashback 50 to Paul Horn's Inside on Echoes
Coming up, a Flashback 50 to one of the seminal albums of the New Age, Paul Horn’s Inside. Recorded inside the Taj Mahal on April 25, 1968, it was a landmark release when it came out in 1969. Paul Horn has left the planet but

2018-04-25: Marillion Weekends 2019
Well, it's that time of the year again - we are happy to announce the dates and cities of our Marillion Weekends for 2019. We have taken a leap and will be doing FIVE in 2019. 21st - 24th March - Center Parcs, Port Zelande, T

2018-04-24: 25 YEARS AGO: THE WHO’S ‘TOMMY’ COMES TO BROADWAY
That deaf, dumb and blind kid sure could play a mean pinball, but how would he do as the main attraction on the cover of a Broadway playbill The rock 'n' roll and theater worlds would find out when the two cultures collided a

2018-04-24: Bad News (for now) For North American Fish Fans
A Bridge Too Far – North American tour 2019 - I'd hoped to have been able to provide better news for the North American fans after confirming the 'Cruise to the Edge' slot and opening negotiations for a tour over there in Feb

2018-04-24: District 97 New Album Kickstarter
We are setting our basic funding goal as low as we realistically can in order to make our 4th album, but these stretch goals are what we're really shooting for. We'd like to take this album around the world and allow us to do

2018-04-23: Judas Priest and Deep Purple Announce Co-Headlining Tour
A pair of metal giants with new albums out are joining forces this summer. Judas Priest and Deep Purple revealed dates for a five-week co-headlining tour of North America. They'll begin on Aug. 21 at the Riverbend Music Cente

2018-04-22: Kamran Alan Shikoh leaves Glass Hammer
OK...Here's the scoop- GH has had many members come and go at will. They have their own label and members make decisions accordingly. As far as I can deduce, Alan was the 5th axe man in GH and you could complicate that number

2018-04-20: New Patrick Moraz band - Random Kingdom
Patrick Moraz: Steinway, synth, voice, percussions - Gonzague Ruffieux: drums, Synclavier, Hartmann Neuron - Patrick Perrier: bass - Philippe Aguet: guitar - Richard Pizzorno: solo synth - Johnny Visan: violin - Valentine: so

2018-04-20: Frogg Cafe, and Brett Kull Live on Aural Moon 2:00PM 4-21-18
Frogg Cafe / Brett Kull & Ray Weston LIVE ON AURAL MOON! Frogg Cafe / Brett Kull & Ray Weston will be appearing at the New Jersey Prog House, Saturday April 21st at 2:00 PM Eastern. The show will be streamed live on Aural Moo

2018-04-20: Glass Hammer announce new album Mostly Live In Italy
US prog rockers Glass Hammer have announced that they’ll release a new album next month. It’s titled Mostly Live In Italy and it's set to arrive on May 18 and continues the US outfit’s 25th anniversary celebrations. It was re

2018-04-19: Roger Waters Reveals Pink Floyd’s ‘Animals’ Is Getting a Surround Sound Reissue
According to former Pink Floyd bassist Roger Waters, the next reissue to mine the band's classic catalog will be a new edition of their 1977 Animals LP presenting the songs in 5.1 surround sound. Waters made passing mention o

2018-04-19: Watch Todd Rundgren’s Utopia Launch Reunion Tour
Todd Rundgren’s Utopia played a 24-song set to launch their reunion tour – with a last-minute lineup change – last night in Pennsylvania. Keyboardist Gil Assayas was recruited days before rehearsals began, after Ralph Schucke

2018-04-19: Fates Warning: announce "Live Over Europe" album release!
Progressive Metal pioneers FATES WARNING are proud to announce the upcoming release of their new live album “Live Over Europe” on June 29th, 2018 via InsideOutMusic. Gathered during the group’s most recent European headlining

2018-04-19: Dave Kerzner premieres video for his epic track Hypocrites
Dave Kerzner has launched a video for his track Hypocrites exclusively with Prog. It’s the latest song taken from the Sound Of Contact man’s latest solo album Static, which arrived in September 2017. Kerzner premiered a promo

2018-04-18: Devin Townsend: - announces ERAS Part 1 vinyl collection
Devin Townsend has announced a series of high quality, lavish vinyl collections under the name of ‘ERAS’. The first in this series is released 08th June 2018 and features the quadrilogy of albums that came out during the peri

2018-04-17: Nick Mason to perform early Pink Floyd with new band Saucerful Of Secrets
Pink Floyd legend Nick Mason has formed an intriguing new band called Nick Mason’s Saucerful Of Secrets. The five-piece will solely perform Pink Floyd’s early work including songs from 'The Piper At The Gates of Dawn' and 'A

2018-04-16: Crowdfunding campaign for new BASTA -CD
Joris Vanvinckenroye en Jana Arntz from Aranis need your help in Financing the Basta duo CD: BASta! started as the one-man project of double bass player and composer Joris Vanvinckenroye (Aranis). Joris creates music by recor

2018-04-16: Styx Open Up to Dan Rather in New Interview
Three members of Styx --Tommy Shaw, James “JY” Young and Lawrence Gowan -- will appear on Dan Rather's The Big Interview show tomorrow. The program will air on AXS TV at 9PM ET. You can see a few preview clips below. On May 3

2018-04-15: Moody Blues Perform at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction
The Moody Blues were enshrined in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tonight, some five decades after they helped give rise to progressive rock by adding symphonic elements to pop songs. They celebrated by performing "I'm Just a

2018-04-15: Tentative schedule released for ProgStock 2018
Here is the CURRENT SCHEDULE (subject to change) for ProgStock 2018 October 5-7, 2018 at The UC PAC in Rahway, NJ. Friday 10/5/2018 - 3:30pm-4:30pm – Orpheus Nine - 4:30pm-5:30pm – break and meet & greet with Orpheus Nine 5

2018-04-14: Haken: - announce first ever "L-1VE" album; work on next studio album
HAKEN are extremely pleased to announce the release of their first ever live album, titled ‘L-1VE’ and scheduled for release on the 22nd June 2018. Following the release of the bands much-acclaimed fourth studio album ‘Affini

2018-04-14: Toundra: - launch new track 'Kingston Falls'
Spanish instrumentalist rockers Toundra are set to release their fifth studio album ‘Vortex’ on 27th April 2018, following the success of ´IV´, which reached an historic #2 in the Spanish charts. Last month saw the launch of

2018-04-13: SPILL FEATURE: CRUISE TO THE EDGE – A PROG ROCK FESTIVAL AT SEA? YES!!!
If there was one album that defined my teen years, it would have to be Close to the Edge. Little did I dream that in four short decades (damn, I’m old), I would be able to CRUISE TO THE EDGE with Yes and an shipload of other

2018-04-13: The Security Project Feat. King Crimson & Peter Gabriel Members East Coast US & Canada Tour May/June 2018
The Security Project has once again reinvented itself, this time with vocalist Happy Rhodes. Together with Jerry Marotta (drummer from Peter Gabriel’s first five records, Trey Gunn (King Crimson), Michael Cozzi(Shriekback) an

2018-04-12: Edensong interview tonight on CKCU's Infinite Ceiling
Coming up at 8:30 PM on April 12th, 2018: Interview with James Byron Schoen from the NYC-based group Edensong about their upcoming show at Café Dekuf this coming Monday Apr. 16 as part of their current US/Canadian tour

2018-04-12: Claudio Simonetti's Goblin announce Dawn Of The Dead 40th anniversary shows
Cult horror soundtrack composer Claudio Simonetti has announced that his band Goblin will be performing two of their best-known scores live this summer. Best known for their work on George A Romero's Dawn Of The Dead and Dari

2018-04-11: Yes Featuring Anderson, Rabin, Wakeman Announce 50th Anniversary Tour
In recognition of the 50th anniversary of Yes' debut, Yes Featuring Anderson, Rabin, Wakeman have announced the first dates of a 100-show world tour that they're calling Quintessential Yes: The 50th Anniversary Tour. They als

2018-04-11: Moody Blues’ ‘Days of Future Passed’ Was Made to Sell Stereos
Moody Blues frontman Justin Hayward said their groundbreaking 1967 album Days of Future Passed came about as a result of their record label’s desire for a publicity stunt. The band was signed to Decca, which had developed the

2018-04-10: District 97 Release Teaser Video Ahead Of New Tour
Chicago prog rockers District 97 have released a teaser video to promote their string of live dates they're undertaking to celebrate their 10th anniversary in April and May. The video, which you can watch below, also features

2018-04-10: Watch ‘Exit Suite’, the new video from Gazpacho
Norwegian progressive rock band Gazpacho are back! It’s been a long time since the release of their dark opus ‘Molok’, but the past three years have been spent creating new music and touring. The first fruits of that new musi

2018-04-10: UK’s Debut Album To Be Released On Limited Edition 180 Gram Vinyl
Celebrating the 40th anniversary of UK’s critically acclaimed self-titled debut record released on Polydor in 1978, Eddie Jobson is making this seminal album available on vinyl for the first time since its original release. I

2018-04-09: The Sea Within: Roine Stolt, Daniel Gildenlöw, Jonas Reingold, Tom Brislin & Marco Minnemann - announce self-titled 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

2018-04-08: Chilean Prog Ensemble Aisles Premieres Third New Video “Still Alive”
Chilean Prog ensemble Aisles, South America’s most acclaimed prog band of the last 10 years, is premiering the third video of their “Live from Estudio del Sur” sessions, for the song “Still Alive”, which was originally releas

2018-04-08: A Few Words With ... Tony Banks
Five is the 3rd orchestral album by Genesis keyboardist Tony Banks. For this outing he is joined by conductor Nick Ingman and the Czech national symphony orchestra and choir. Banks and I dove into the construction of the albu

2018-04-07: Dream Theater to Start Work on New Album in June
Dream Theater will gather in the studio to start work on their 14th album in a couple of months, frontman James LaBrie reported in a new interview. The band hope the follow-up to 2016’s The Astonishing will be released early

2018-04-07: Flight's debut album "Simulator" is now available
Flight's debut album "Simulator" is now available on CDBaby, Amazon, iTunes, Spotify and all the major digital music sites. Please support Independent and New Music! Purchase Full Album here: https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/fligh

2018-04-06: First official video from the upcoming Spock's Beard album
SPOCK'S BEARD - To Breathe Another Day (OFFICIAL VIDEO). Taken from the album "Noise Floor", out May 25th, 2018. Order now: https://SpocksBeard.lnk.to/NoiseFloor

2018-04-06: 25 Years Ago: How Tool’s Debut ‘Undertow’ Broke Every Metal Rule
Tool had given music fans a taste of what they were capable of with the Opiate EP in March 1992, then went on to some high profile opening slots for the likes of Corrosion of Conformity, Fishbone and Rollins Band. Buzz had be

2018-04-06: Flav Martin & Jerry Marotta Release Debut Album Soul Redemption
Soul Redemption is the debut release from singer/song writer Flav Martin and drummer Jerry Marotta. The duo harmoniously blends modern adult rock with traditional world pop. Whether performed in a cafe in Italy or on the polo

2018-04-05: Jeff Beck Documentary ‘Still on the Run’ Scheduled for Release
Jeff Beck's long and distinguished career has been given the documentary treatment, and fans will be able to witness the results at home next month. Due in stores May 18, Still on the Run: The Jeff Beck Story promises to offe

2018-04-04: Todd Rundgren & His Utopia Bandmates Talk Reunion Tour & Penchant for Concept Albums
Todd Rundgren and some friends are on the road to Utopia again. Rundgren and longtime collaborators Kasim Sulton and John "Willie" Wilcox have just started rehearsals for their first tour as Utopia -- Rundgren's main performa

2018-04-04: We Want You to Join the ProgStock Family!
Beginning Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 12noon US Eastern time, you can buy our Prog-Ducer Packages for $395 each directly from the Union County Performing Arts Center online box office. Be one of our most cherished supporters an

2018-04-03: A Spacey Odyssey 50th Anniversary Spacescape on Echoes
Today we’ve got our spaceship ready to launch into the unknown as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s classic film, 2001: A Space Odyssey. Based on a story by author Isaac Asimov, 2001 has thrilled and perp

2018-04-03: Another Prog CD vendor (Kinesis) down
If you were wondering about the dearth of new releases on this site, and even if you weren’t, the time has come to pull the plug on this business. There were several reasons for this decision, but it was really only a questio

2018-04-03: Glenn Hughes Announces Dates for ‘Classic Deep Purple Live’ Tour
Glenn Hughes will bring his "Classic Deep Purple Live" tour to the United States for two rounds of shows in 2018 — and he's just unveiled which dates he's lined up for the first leg. Hughes debuted the show, which promises a

2018-04-03: Boston Globe Review: NBC’s exhilarating ‘Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert’ pulses with energy
There were times during Sunday night’s “Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert” when the crowd of Jesus’s supporters were like one single character on the stage. In hipster-looking styles, glitter, and tattoos, they moved in

2018-04-02: Additional bands added to ProgStock 2018
On The Waiting Room, Tom Palmieri of ProgStock joined us and we announced that the following artists will perform at ProgStock...IQ, Mystery, Enchant, Michael Sadler of SAGA, Accordo dei Contrari, Evership, Orpheus Nine, IZZ,

2018-04-02: Captain Beefheart’s ‘Trout Mask Replica’ to Be Reissued
Jack White’s Third Man Records has announced a reissue of Trout Mask Replica, the classic 1969 album by Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band. The extensive bundle will be available as the 36th package in Third Man’s Vault ser

2018-04-02: Why Genesis Had to Keep Shedding Members
For Genesis, chart success really was a matter of addition by subtraction. Originally a five-piece prog behemoth, the band scored its biggest hit singles after being pared to a threesome. They lost the first key member – co-f

2018-04-02: RIP: Mike Harrison, Spooky Tooth Singer, Dies
Mike Harrison, lead singer of Spooky Tooth, has passed away. He died Sunday, March 25 at the age of 72. No cause of death has been reported. The news was reported by the BBC. They referenced his beginnings in the North West E

2018-04-01: Members of Yes and ARW Bury Hatchet, Plan Re-Union Tour
Fans of classic and modern Yes rejoice! Members of current Yes lineup, along with Yes featuring Anderson, Rabin, Wakeman, gathered together as a group for the first time since the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to bury Hatchet, a