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2022-05-26: RIP Alan White of YES
Alan White, our beloved husband, dad, and grandpa, passed away at the age of 72 at his Seattle-area home on May 26, 2022, after a brief illness. Throughout his life and six-decade career, Alan was many things to many people

2022-05-26: New Interview with Gentle Giant's Derek Shulman on MRC
It was a treat talking with Derek Shulman about Gentle Giant's recent Civilian reissue and the making of that record. Derek also discussed his musical beginnings, his transition from musician to record company executive, his

2022-05-26: 2022 NJ Proghouse Summer Day Camp
NJ Proghouse Summer Day Camp, August 6th, “Doors” 10:15, Showtime 11 am: Molesome (Mattias Olsson), Schooltree, Ryche Chlanda and Kendall Scott (Nektar), Potter’s Daughter, Simon Godfrey, $50 in advance $60 day of show, Ticke

2022-05-26: Alan Parsons - "Uroboros" ft. Tommy Shaw (Styx) - Official Music Video
From the album FROM THE NEW WORLD. Buy or Stream: https://orcd.co/parsons | Subscribe To Frontiers Music Srl: http://radi.al/SubscribeFrontiers. Directed & Produced by Trinity Houston. Co-Directed by Steven Archer. Co-Produce

2022-05-25: New Tim Bowness album release put back to August
Tim Bowness has had to move the release of his upcoming album Butterfly Mind from June 17 back to August 5 due to "logistical issues associated with the shipment of the new album". The album is being released through InsideOu

2022-05-25: The Prog Corner: Cruise To The Edge & Morsefest Recap
Today we are joined by the great Scott Medina from Sonic Perspectives. He was fortunate enough to attend both Morsefest and Cruise To The Edge so he shares his experiences with us!!! Here's Scott's article for Sonic Perspecti

2022-05-25: Progsheer Track By Track : Mike Ian - The Learning Tree
Prog Prog Prog. I love Prog as you well know! Multi-instrumentalist Mike Ian has served up a fine slab of Prog with his album The Learning Tree. Progsheet caught up with Ian & his lyricist Troy Raleigh and they graciously too

2022-05-24: The Myth Of The Mostrophus - The New Solo Album From Ryo Okumoto
RO: Big News, Prog fans all over the world! Pre-order sales of my new solo album “The Myth of the Mostrophus” start on my birthday, May 24th! (I want you to order the album for my birthday present! There are a total of 6 son

2022-05-24: Tomorrow Never Knows - The Hunter Project [Official Video] featuring Brook Hansen
BH: This is my band from 30 years ago we decided to try to do a new album last year this is the first video from it although it is not Prague I believe it has a great message the next song we will release releasing is definit

2022-05-24: Every Nightwish album ranked from worst to best on Metal Hammer
Narnia-inspired atmospherics, symphonic grandeur and epic concepts – these are Nightwish’s nine albums ranked in order of greatness. Since forming in 1996, Nightwish have transformed from unpolished dreamers with big ideas, i

2022-05-23: YES MANAGEMENT ANNOUNCE CHANGE TO TOUR LINEUP
YES Management have announced today that due to current health issues Alan White will not be taking part on the forthcoming 50th Anniversary Close to the Edge UK Tour. Alan was really looking forward to playing live again p

2022-05-23: 10 Best Vangelis Albums & Interview on Echoes
When Vangelis passed on May 17, 2022 at the age of 79, he left behind a musical legacy that will keep echoing for decades more. Unlike his contemporary, Klaus Schulze, who left nearly 60 studio and live albums, soundtracks an

2022-05-23: Alan Parsons Project Reissuing ‘I Robot’ and ‘Eye in the Sky’
The Alan Parsons Project have announced reissues of two of their platinum-selling albums, I Robot and Eye in the Sky, in honor of their respective 45th and 40th anniversaries. Comprised of Alan Parsons and Eric Woolfson - wit

2022-05-23: THE 10 HEAVIEST RUSH SONGS on UCR
When we previously ranked every Rush song, we overlooked the heaviest moment in the band’s catalog: a slowed-down fan edit of "Working Man." With its creeping tempo, colossal distortion and creepily detuned vocals, it sounds

2022-05-23: Steven Wilson: I never planned for Porcupine Tree to be over for so long
Despite having released five albums in a 12-year career, Porcupine Tree were only on the music scene’s periphery when Classic Rock introduced them, in issue number four. In what turned out a rare outburst, during a debate abo

2022-05-23: James LaBrie releases making of documentary for Beautiful Shade Of Grey
Dream Theater singer James LaBrie releases his latest solo album, Beautiful Shade Of Grey, through InsideOut Music at the end of this week. To celebrate LaBrie has launched a special 30-minute 'making of' video for the album

2022-05-22: Steve Howe interview in the Times: ‘Music doesn’t really date in the way that a sponge cake does’
It makes sense, when you head out on tour again after three years off stage, to give the people what they want. So when the veteran progressive rock band Yes return to British stages next month, it will be to mark the 50th an

2022-05-22: District 97 release video for King Crimson cover of Matte Kudasai
Chicago prog rockers District 97 have released a new video for a live cover of King Crimson's Matte Kudasai, which you can watch below. The song, which originally featured on King Crimson's 1981 album Discipline, is taken fro

2022-05-22: Caligula's Horse and the making of Rise Radiant
At a time when the world is in turmoil, optimism feels like an act of defiance, yet with Rise Radiant, Caligula’s Horse celebrate the resilience of the human spirit and mankind’s capacity for picking itself up and getting ba

2022-05-21: JB Show Review: TROPE, HAKEN, & SYMPHONY X In Glenside, PA
As one of the premier names in neoclassical/symphonic progressive metal, New Jersey quintet Symphony X are truly a force to be reckoned with. Unfortunately, they’ve not been able to capitalize on their stylstiic supremacy in

2022-05-21: Azure - Spark Madrigal (Official Music Video)
Big thanks to Shaun Hodgeson for shooting this killer video, big thanks to Sol Sinclair for his killer work on the drums and Andrew Scott for jumping in for the video, and cheers to Tom Russell for the help with the mix and J

2022-05-21: All 22 Yes Music Videos Ranked Worst to Best
Yes’ personnel drama is one of prog’s purest punch lines: the firings and rival factions and awkward Unions. It even extends into their music videos. In the group’s outlandish 1983 clip for "Owner of a Lonely Heart," you’ll c

2022-05-21: Tarja hooks up with Joe Satriani on Outlanders new single The Sleeping Indian
Tarja hooks up with Joe Satriani, Mike Oldfield, Trevor Rabin, Steve Rothery and more for new ambient prog project Outlanders. Outlanders, the progressive music project from Finnish singer Tarja Turunen and collaborator, EDM

2022-05-21: Ten great King Crimson songs from the 90s
In 1994 a new incarnation of King Crimson played a series of shows in Argentina marking the return of the band after 10 years away. Adrian Belew, Robert Fripp, Tony Levin and Bill Bruford, who had comprised the 1980s version

2022-05-20: RIP: Vangelis, Oscar-Winning Composer for ‘Chariots of Fire,’ Dies at 79
Vangelis, the electronic-music pioneer who won an Oscar for “Chariots of Fire” and composed such other landmark film scores as “Blade Runner,” died Tuesday, the Athens News Agency reported. He was 79. The self-taught musician

2022-05-20: OK Computer at 25: How Radiohead Foresaw the Future of Rock Music and Humanity
Radiohead could’ve proudly followed 1995’s The Bends with something markedly similar. After all, that sophomore collection surpassed predecessor Pablo Honey in nearly every way, with enough creative dynamism, commercial succe

2022-05-20: Porcupine Tree drop video for the frenetic Herd Culling
UK prog rockers Porcupine Tree have released a video for brand new song, the powerful Herd Culling, which you can watch below. The new song is taken from Closure/Continuation, the band's first new album since 2009's The Incid

2022-05-20: Radiohead's proggiest moments
A band that has always been extremely polarising within the prog community, Radiohead’s name is often met with either glowing adoration or groans. Yet, their sense of adventure has never been up for debate. From Pablo Honey’s

2022-05-19: DAVE CURETON - Killer Fusion, LIVE at Cruise To The Edge 2022
Star Lounge. Royal Caribbean: Mariner Of The Seas. The 'State Of Mind' album is available at www.davecuretonofficial.com. Support the artist, and purchase from their website, thank you! Musicians in Live setting: Dave Cureton

2022-05-19: Charlie Griffiths (Haken) Interview – Tiktaalika
Haken guitarist Charlie Griffiths has finally revealed details from his long-awaited debut solo album ‘Tiktaalika’ due for release on June 17th, 2022 via InsideOutMusic. With musical roots still firmly in the progressive real

2022-05-19: Multi-instrumentalist Mike Ian Releases New Conceptual Prog Album “The Learning Tree”
Mike Ian announces his return to original vocal music, bringing a new, large-scale, progressive sound to fans with the release of his next album, “The Learning Tree.” Now available, the new record brings back vocal elements n

2022-05-19: How Pythagorean theory, ancient Egyptology and a topless dancer inspired the cover of Hawkwind's greatest album
“I dunno if he’d taken any drugs or not, but when Barney first saw Hawkwind he said everything turned into flames,” Hawkwind’s Nik Turner once recalled. But then Barney Bubbles was no ordinary designer. Born Colin Fulcher, he

2022-05-18: THE TANGENT - The Lady Tied To The Lamp Post (SINGLE EDIT)
Taken from the album 'Songs From The Hard Shoulder' out 10th June 2022. The Tangent are a well-established and much loved band with nearly two decades of creative output and 11 studio albums behind them and a 12th in the can

2022-05-18: THE 10 HEAVIEST YES SONGS on UCR
Is "Owner of a Lonely Heart" heavy? Depends on how liberal you are with that term. Yes’ lone No. 1 hit, which introduced the revamped band to a decidedly non-prog audience back in 1983, is pure hard rock in its power chord ri

2022-05-18: MoonJune Records announces first ever music festival
MoonJune Records has announced the launch of its first ever music festival, The First International MoonJune Music Festival, which will be held this in the beautiful Bosnian town of Jajce, Bosnia and Herzegovina between June

2022-05-18: Coheed And Cambria share new video for Comatose
US prog rockers Coheed And Cambria have shared a lyric video for brand new track Comatose. It's taken from the band's upcoming album, Vaxis II: A Window Of The Waking Mind, which is released through Roadrunner Records on May

2022-05-18: The King Crimson albums you should definitely own on Classic Rock
Forget a linear career; there’s nothing stable or logical about the way King Crimson have conducted themselves since forming in 1968. This most exhaustive and exhausting of prog bands have had nearly two dozen full-time membe

2022-05-18: Geddy Lee on beer, Rush 2.0, and his friendship with Alex Lifeson
Notable for looking forward, not back, Geddy Lee has gone through something of an exercise of introspection over the past few years. Since Rush retired in 2015, their former singer and bassist has kept himself busy, first wit

2022-05-17: SP Review: CRUISE TO THE EDGE 2022: Anatomy of a Floating Festival
When the inaugural Cruise to the Edge was announced in 2013, featuring Yes and about a dozen other bands, it may have caused some derision amongst Prog fans. “So, it’s come to this?” many were likely thinking, “What’s next? A

2022-05-17: Rush Attend Primus’ ‘Farewell to Kings’ Show: ‘They Did Us Proud’
Two special guests were in attendance for Primus's performance in Toronto Friday night: Rush's Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson. Primus played the entirety of Rush's 1977 album A Farewell to Kings at the show, and yesterday Lee sha

2022-05-17: New Fates Warning biography to be published
A brand new biography of US prog metal pioneers Fates Warning is to be published in July. Destination Onward – The Story Of Fates Warning is a 400-page history of the band which will be published by FYI Press and Radical Rese

2022-05-17: Genesis, Rush, Wakeman, Oldfield white label discs up for charity auction
Over 170 rare white label pressings from bands such as Genesis, Rush, Rick Wakeman, Hawkwind, 10cc, Mike Oldfield, Moody Blues, Brian Eno and more will be auctioned off for charity next month. The White Label Auction in Aid o

2022-05-16: THE GUITAR CIRCLE WITH ROBERT FRIPP - AUGUST 22-26, 2022
FOUR IMMERSIVE DAYS OF WORK IN THE GUITAR CIRCLE. GUITAR & AUDIENCE CRAFT - Techniques and Exercises for Audients and Guitarists. The Guitar Circle welcomes players and audients of all ages and levels of experience, from abso

2022-05-16: UCR Cruise to the Edge 2022 Review: Without Yes, Festival Floats On
Yes were not physically present on Cruise to the Edge 2022, having dropped out of the floating festival the year before. And some might have labeled that omission a vibe-ruiner: The band, whose 1972 LP inspired the event's ve

2022-05-16: [Another CTTE Review] SPILL FEATURE: CRUISE TO THE EDGE 2022 – THIS YEAR’S PROG CRUISE MAKES A LOT OF NOISE. A WHOLE LOT OF NOISE.
In the lobby of Homewood Suites Hotel in Port Canaveral, a life-size model of an astronaut greets us, but it’s not the Space Center that has lured Dorie and me to Central Florida—it’s Mariner of the Seas’ Cruise to the Edge,

2022-05-15: Album Review : James LaBrie – ‘Beautiful Shade of Grey’*
This, fourth solo album from Dream Theater frontman James LaBrie sees the Canadian vocalist in more of a mellow mood than previous outings or anything from his day job. Whilst others may just seem to replicate what they’re be

2022-05-15: JADE WARRIOR – JADE WARRIOR, RELEASED, LAST AUTUMN’S DREAM (ESOTERIC/CHERRY RED)
While bobbing around the huge melting pot of 1970s British rock, one of the more unique bands that floats to the surface is Jade Warrior. While not exactly dwelling in obscurity, neither were they fortunate enough to win the

2022-05-15: A Tribute to John Wetton by Celebrating the Dragon
Ma.Ra.Cash Records is an indie prog label based in Vigevano (PV), Italy. Founded in 2005 by Massimo Orlandini and Domizia Parri and Raoul Caprio, who left the label in 2007 and used to run his own prog label beforehand, (Kali

2022-05-15: ALEX LIFESON’S EMOTIONAL FAREWELL TO GUITAR COLLECTION
Rush icon Alex Lifeson said he kissed each of his guitars goodbye— and even spoke to one of them — while preparing to send them to auction. He revealed plans in March to part with over 100 music-related items in a charity sal

2022-05-15: Gentle Giant premiere new video for Inside Out
UK prog legends Gentle Giant have premiered a brand new video for Inside Out, which you can watch below. The track is taken from the band's final studio album, 1980's Civilian, which is being reissued in remastered form this

2022-05-14: BURIED IN THESE HANDS FOR YEARS: THOMAS DOLBY’S ‘THE GOLDEN AGE OF WIRELESS’ TURNS 40
As I launch into a celebration of Thomas Dolby’s The Golden Age of Wireless on the 40th anniversary of its release, let me be clear: I come here to praise Dolby’s most famous song, “She Blinded Me With Science”, not to bury i

2022-05-13: Legendary Animator Ian Emes, Creator of Animations for Pink Floyd, Mike Oldfield, Wings and More To Launch Online Store!
For the first time ever the amazing artworks of Ian Emes are available in an official range of apparel, accessories, prints and other media. The Ian Emes Online Store will enable you to enter the mind of the genius who create

2022-05-13: The Tangent release video for brand new song The Lady Tied To The Lamp Post
The Tangent have released a video for brand new song The Lady Tied To The Lamp Post, which you can watch below. It's taken from the band's upcoming album, the band's twelfth, Songs From the Hard Shoulder, which will be releas

2022-05-13: The Pineapple Thief - Give It Back: "sounding refreshed"
Robert Fripp once said that if you change the drummer, you change the band. Gavin Harrison, someone who should know a thing or three about Fripp’s musical ideas from his years in King Crimson, seems determined to prove the tr

2022-05-13: The story of Sky, the least rock’n’roll band of all time
A unique insight into the short career of Sky, a band of musos more interested in their chops than chopping out lines. “I don’t know what to put Sky under because they don’t really qualify for electro pop or prog rock,” says

2022-05-12: Jonathan Mover Discusses ProgJect, Mariillion, GTR in New MRC Interview
MRC: I caught up with drummer Jonathan Mover to follow up on how his homage band ProgJect's spring tour went as the band crossed the country playing the classic progressive rock songs from iconic artists. We also discussed hi

2022-05-12: 55 Years Ago: Pink Floyd Unveil Stunning Surround Sound Concert
The first-ever surround-sound concert on May 12, 1967, was both predictably by space-rock pioneers Pink Floyd and predictably very lo-fi. They'd already set new standards for London's drug-fueled musical "happenings," playing

2022-05-12: Ed Wynne announces second solo album Tumbling Through The Floativerse
Ozric Tentacles frontman Ed Wynne has announced that he will release his second solo album, Tumbling Through The Floativerse, tghrough Kscope Records on July 15. The new album has been recorded in collaboration with Gre Vande

2022-05-12: Wish you were there: Roger Waters, David Gilmour, and a night of unexpected magic
In London in 2011, for one night only, David Gilmour and Roger Waters put their differences aside and created history. When historians of the future write about rock's great rivalries, the Pink Floyd Axis of Upheaval will req

2022-05-11: Review: Cruise to the Edge returns with 5 days of diverse progressive rock!
As the welcome document says, you cruise on a ship, not a boat. That word ‘ship’ describes more than just a floating vessel, however. It embraces kinship, fellowship, and indeed, musicianship of the highest order. Without a d

2022-05-11: “Robert Berry’s 3.2 Band Alive at ProgStock” CD/DVD Now Available
In 1987, Keith Emerson and Carl Palmer recruited Robert Berry to replace Greg Lake, with the resulting album “To the Power of Three,” and naming the band “3”. What was the result? The Top 10 Billboard hit “Talkin’ Bout” and a

2022-05-11: Radiohead Bring Jazz to Mars on ‘Subterranean Homesick Alien’
When Radiohead singer Thom Yorke was enrolled at Abingdon School in Oxfordshire, he was assigned to write a bit of Martian poetry. In England in the late ’70s and early ’80s, the small literary movement was inspired by Craig

2022-05-11: “The Myths And Legends Of Rick Wakeman” 4CD Box Set Featuring Vintage Concert Recordings!
Focusing on the artist’s mid-‘70s work, The Myths And Legends Of Rick Wakeman 4CD box set showcases Wakeman at his most adventurous and mesmerizing performing tracks from the legendary albums The Myths And Legends Of King Art

2022-05-11: Lifesigns - Last One Home - Cruise To The Edge CTTE 2022 Royal Theater Performance
Lifesigns literally stole the show with their Royal Theater performance on Cruise To The Edge 2022. People were actually teary-eyed watching them, such was the power and emotion of their performance. This song, written by Joh

2022-05-10: BEATLES AND HITCHHIKERS INSPIRE RADIOHEAD’S ‘PARANOID ANDROID’
When OK Computer was released in the spring of 1997, it was instantly greeted with ravenous acclaim. According to the music press, Radiohead’s third album was pushing the boundaries of rock, it was about modern life; it was I

2022-05-10: 10 songs that prove Tool’s Danny Carey is a drum god
From epic prog metal to unhinged jazz-rock mayhem, these are Tool drummer Danny Carey’s 10 greatest performances. One of the hardest things any musician can accomplish is to have their own sound, a musical signature that make

2022-05-10: Show Review: KEITH SEMPLE & RIVERSIDE In Philadelphia, PA
Like countless other bands, Polish progressive/art rock quartet Riverside have been waiting patiently to embark on a proper tour in the wake of the pandemic. That’s particularly true because 2021 marked their 20th anniversary

2022-05-10: Eric Gillette Masterclass August 1 - 5th, 2022
Join Eric for a week, at his studio, outside of Tulsa, OK. Learn from him, as he shares with you, his entire writing and recording process! Topics that will be covered: Writing, Creating Demos, Recording (Drums, Guitars, Keys

2022-05-09: 25 Years Ago: Radiohead Are Reborn With ‘Airbag’
A decade before Radiohead released OK Computer, singer Thom Yorke was involved in a car accident. His girlfriend at the time was injured, but Yorke walked away unscathed. Well, unscathed physically. His subsequent distrust of

2022-05-09: District 97 (with Mike Portnoy) - You Oughta Know (Alanis Morissette cover) - Cruise to the Edge '22
District 97 (with Mike Portnoy). You Oughta Know (Alanis Morissette cover). Cruise to the Edge 2022. Studio B - Mariner of the Seas. May 3, 2022.

2022-05-09: black midi - Welcome To Hell
New Album 'Hellfire' is out 15th July. Pre-order + pre-save here: https://blackmidi.ffm.to/hellfire. sign up to mailing list: https://linktr.ee/blackmidi. US tour on general sale Friday 13th May. Video Credits: Director: Gust

2022-05-09: Bass Virtuoso Clint Bahr Releases New Solo Album “PUZZLEBOX” Feat. Members of King Crimson, YES, Van Der Graaf Generator, Sun Ra and Others!
Bass virtuoso Clint Bahr just released a new solo album “PUZZLEBOX” on Moonjune Records. The album features members of King Crimson, YES, Van Der Graaf Generator, Sun Ra and others! Clint Bahr’s new band, also named PUZZLEBOX

2022-05-08: The making of Kayak's farewell album Out Of This World
In 2021 Kayak released their 18th album Out Of This World. At the time, they didn't realise it would be their final farewell. There haven’t been too many reasons to be cheerful for musicians in the 2020s so far. But Ton Scher

2022-05-07: The Aristocrats release animated video for orchestral The Ballad Of Bonnie & Clyde
Instrumental prog supergroup The Aristocrats have released a brad new animated video for their brand new single, The Ballad Of Bonnie & Clyde, which you can watch beow. It's taken from the band's upcoming album The Aristocrat

2022-05-07: The Dear Hunter announce new single for upcoming album "Antimai"
We are thrilled to formally announce our new record “Antimai”, coming out July 1st. Within the concept of “The Indigo Child”, Antimai acts as an atlas of the fictional world’s last remaining metropolis, exploring its social h

2022-05-07: "This is not background music": the story of Storm Corrosion
The 2012 collaboration between Steven Wilson and Mikael Åkerfeldt wasn't the prog metal supergroup many thought it might be, but something more experimental altogether. It’s hard to imagine many fans of modern progressive roc

2022-05-07: Pure Reason Revolution - Above Cirrus: " a multi-faceted beast"
Above Cirrus takes its title from a random conversation between Pure Reason Revolution singer/guitarist/keyboardist and linchpin Jon Courtney and guitarist Greg Jong, who has now returned to the fold for the first time as a f

2022-05-06: Randy McStine and Nate Navarro to join Porcupine Tree Fall Tour
We would like to welcome Randy McStine and Nate Navarro to the Porcupine Tree touring line up. Both are incredibly talented musicians and we have already had the pleasure of rehearsing the new material with them. It’s soundin

2022-05-06: WHEN A CONCEPT BECAME A PROBLEM: RECONSIDERING THE BEATLES’ ‘SGT. PEPPER’S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND’
There are few more tenuously defined musical concepts than that of the concept album. The first wildly successful attempt to transpose themed song cycles from the Hoboken treacle of Frank Sinatra and the histrionic cattle-sta

2022-05-06: Above Cirrus by Pure Reason Revolution
World wide exclusive version on white vinyl only available directly from the band. CD in wallet included! Limited edition of 300 copies. Max. 2 copies per person. Exclusively from this page you will receive the vinyl album pl

2022-05-06: OPETH's MIKAEL ÅKERFELDT Releases Soundtrack From NETFLIX Series 'Clark'
Milan Records has announced the release of "Clark (Soundtrack From The Netflix Series)" by OPETH mainman Mikael Åkerfeldt. "Clark" is a brand-new six-part Netflix series released on May 5 and features a dramatic and mesmeric

2022-05-06: Steve Howe (Interview): Close to the Edge | Joining The Stones | Jethro Tull's Prog Parody
Steve Howe talks about his ambition to join the Rolling Stones, what might have been if he'd played for Pink Floyd, and Jethro Tull's prog parody 'Thick as a Brick'. Also playing Close to the Edge in the right key for the fi

2022-05-06: King's X - Sign To Inside Out Music / Sony Music
Progressive rock/metal legends King's X just announced via Facebook that they have inked a deal with Inside Out Music/Sony Music Entertainment worldwide. This label will release the band's recently-mastered, still-untitled ne

2022-05-06: World-Renowned Musicians Release A Re-Imagining Of Peter Gabriel Hits With “Through The Wire”
Featuring Tony Levin, Jerry Marotta, Pat Mastelotto, Larry Fast, Pete Levin, David Sancious, Theo Travis, David Torn, Jakko Jakszyk and others! A collective of over 140 acclaimed musicians across 5 continents, including bassi

2022-05-06: Artists Who Should Be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on UCR [some Prog: KC, ELP, JT]
You can count on only a few things in life: death, taxes and half the public crying foul every time the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announces a new class of inductees. Can you blame them? With such a small number of artists welc

2022-05-06: ...Trail Of Dead drop two new videos for Salt In Your Eyes and No Confidence
Alt.proggers ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead have heralded the news of their latest album by dropping two videos of both sides of their brand new single. You can see the video for Salt In Your Eyes and the lyric

2022-05-06: The Fierce & The Dead premiere video for new single Wonderful
The Fierce And The Dead have premiered the video for their brand new single Wonderful with Prog, which you can watch below, It's the first new music from the band for four years and is available today through Spencer Park Mus

2022-05-06: Robert Fripp vinyl and CD reissues on the way
Robert Fripp's 1980 solo album God Save The Queen/Under Heavy Manners and his 1981 Frippertronics set Let The Power Fall are to be reissued on heavyweight 200g vinyl and CD through DGM on July 1. Both releases have been unava

2022-05-05: Nightwish - Nemo (live in Toronto 2022)
Opening night of the North American leg of their “Human. :II: Nature” world tour 2022. P @ PE: Nightwish kicked off their North American tour last night in Toronto. Floor sounds pretty fantastic, that long note at the end is

2022-05-05: Charlie Griffiths lampoons kids TV in hilarious new video for Tiktaalika
Haken guitarist Charlie Griffiths has released an hilarious new promo video lampooning kids TV for the epic Tiktaalika, which you can watch below. Tiktaalika is the title track of the guitarist's debut solo album, described b

2022-05-05: Billy Howerdel releases video for Poison Flowers
A Perfect Circle guitarist Billy Howerdel has released a brand new video for his debut solo single, Poison Flowers, which you can watch below. Howerdfel had previously released a visualizer for the single. It comes as Howerde

2022-05-04: Not only for Prog music: How we almost lost $17,000 on tour
Sungazer’s first west coast tour (almost) ended in disaster... Sungazer is going on tour in June in Europe! Come hang out: https://www.songkick.com/artists/8469... Listen to Sungazer’s music here- https://open.spotify.com/ar

2022-05-04: Former Kraftwerk man Karl Bartos to publish memoir
Former Kraftwerk member Karl Bartos, often known as as the robot second from left alongside Ralf Hütter, Wolfgang Flür and Florian Schneider, is to publish his memoirs, The Sound of the Machine: My Life In Kraftwerk And Beyon

2022-05-04: Mike Tiano Salutes Influences in New Video for Song “Triad”
Last year Mike Tiano released his debut album “Creétisvan” which included guest appearances from Billy Sherwood, Randy George, and David Sancious. It has been well-received by critics and consumers alike. Mike has now release

2022-05-03: The Security Project Come To Park City
At last! The Security Project are back out on the road! I still hear some of you saying "Who?" so I'll explain. The Security Project are drummer Jerry Marotta; Warr guitarist Trey Gunn; guitarist Michael Cozzi; keyboardist /

2022-05-03: Tangerine Dream’s “La Divina Commedia” (AKA The Dante Trilogy) Deluxe 6 Disc Hardback Book On May 27, 2022 on Kscope
Tangerine Dream has been a fundamental influence on electronic music since Edgar Froese founded the band in West Berlin in 1967. Providing the groundwork for multiple electronic music genres including ambient and electronica,

2022-05-03: Tim Bowness drops new video for Dark Nevada Dreams
Tim Bowness has released a video for a brand new track Dark Nevada Dreams, which you can watch below. The track is taken from his upcoming album Butterfly Mind, which will be released through InsideOut Music/Sony on June 17.

2022-05-03: Reflective Touch by Dario and the Clear
DS: Thought the group would like this. Released May 3, 2022. Dario/Vocals,Elecrtic Guitar,Classical Guitar,Freatless Classical Guitar.Nat Kerr/Keyboards ,Bass and Drum Programming.Eric Dalton/Drum

2022-05-02: The Transatlantic Universe takes over Morsefest (Review)
On April 29-30, the prog faithful descended on Cross Plains, Tennessee for the 2022 edition of Morsefest, the ninth in the annual series. All Morsefest weekends are unique, and this was special for a few reasons. First, it is

2022-05-02: THE 10 HEAVIEST PINK FLOYD SONGS on UCR
Pink Floyd had heaviness in their DNA from day one — just not always the head-banging type. Back in their early days, psych-rock classics like "Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun" offered a visceral power maximized via