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2021-01-26: Steve Hackett- (Genesis, GTR, Squackett) on SOAL Night Live
For Episode #63 we caught up with Steve Hackett. He has a new album of classical guitar instrumentals titled, Under a Mediterranean Sky. We discussed the making of that "musical postcard" and his travels in that part of the

2021-01-26: JB Review: Steven Wilson Goes Electronic on 'The Future Bites'
Steven Wilson has long been one of the most distinguished and adventurous, yet heavily scrutinized, artists in modern art/progressive rock. Be it the harsher trajectory of Porcupine Tree's 2000s output, the avant-garde nature

2021-01-26: Peter Hammill interview from 2008 on the beginnings of progressive rock put up on YouTube
Peter Hammill interviewed in his dressing room before his concert at Jammin' Java in Vienna, VA (USA) for a public access show called 1600. Includes live footage from the evening's concert of PH performing "Sitting Targets."

2021-01-26: Hugh Banton (VdGG) new album - "100 Up"
New album from VdGG organist Hugh Banton, released today. It's titled "100 Up" and is on Bandcamp. "My second album recorded at The Organ Workshop using the HB3 digital organ system. The music was all composed between 1870 &

2021-01-26: Gentle Giant discuss their formation in new interview
Gentle Giant have released an interview of the band discussing their formation, out of the ashes of 60s popsters Simon Dupree And The Big Sound, who had a top ten hit in the UK in 1967 with Kites. You can listen to the interv

2021-01-26: New video from Bad Dreams - Virus Poison
VIRUS POISON introduction of the new album : ANGELS - Bad Dreams - This is the beginning of the new material that will reflect through music the world events from the beginning of 2020 - A story that will continue !!

2021-01-25: Fish: Brexit has destroyed UK artists’ ability to tour in The EU
Fish has released a statement on Facebook bemoaning the post-Brexit regulations that promise to stifle the ability of UK artists to tour The EU. "Concerts will quite simply become financially unfeasible on potential permit co

2021-01-25: Vernon Reid features on new Jane Getter album
Living Colour guitar player Vernon Reid makes a guest appearance on the new Jane Getter Premonition album, Anomalia, which will be released on March 26 through Esoteric Antenna/Cherry Red. Reid joins fellow guests Randy McSti

2021-01-25: STRAWBS Release New Studio Album “Settlement”
Esoteric Antenna is delighted to announce the release of the new studio album by the legendary band STRAWBS. “Settlement” is the latest album recorded by STRAWBS, more than 50 years on from the band’s first major label releas

2021-01-25: Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bells to be performed in London this summer
Mike Oldfield’s iconic magnum opus, Tubular Bells, will be performed live at the Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall in London this summer, in a season of unique performances that are a prelude to the celebration of the ma

2021-01-24: Cognitive Dissonance by Joe Deninzon & Stratospheerius releases January 31, 2021
We are all born innocent, free of prejudice and hatred, but our elders make us carry a heavy burden of hatred our whole life. Hatred is taught, we are not born with it. This is what Cognitive Dissonance is about. The first ve

2021-01-24: Brian Auger’s Oblivion Express on Radio Venice - Sunday, January 24, 2021 4:20PM to 6:00PM PST
The famed Hammond B3 organ and keyboard player Brian Auger has created a distinct voice that combines jazz, rock, blues, soul, and funk that is clearly recognizable to his millions of fans. With over 30 albums to his name and

2021-01-24: Colin Edwin- (Porcupine Tree, Eternal Return) on SOAL Night Live
For Episode #62 Colin Edwin is our guest. Bassist from one of the 2000s most enduring "prog rock" groups, Porcupine Tree. Subjects and time stamps are in the comments below. We catch up on his musical doings as of late, inc

2021-01-23: Jon Anderson: Olias Of Sunhillow, 2 Disc Remastered & Expanded Edition
Esoteric Recordings is proud to announce the release of a new expanded and re-mastered 2 disc edition of the classic debut solo album by YES vocalist JON ANDERSON, “Olias of Sunhillow”. Released in July 1976, the album was a

2021-01-23: JB Review: Transatlantic - ‘The Absolute Universe’
For just over twenty years now, Transatlantic has been among the most beloved supergroups in modern progressive rock, and for good reason. Comprised of vocalist/guitarist/keyboardist Neal Morse (ex-Spock’s Beard, The Neal Mor

2021-01-22: Drummer Simon Phillips on His Years With the Who, Mick Jagger, Jimmy Page, and Toto
If you were a rock superstar in the Seventies, Eighties, or Nineties and you needed a drummer for a near-impossible job, Simon Phillips was the man you called. He’s the guy that the Who selected to fill Keith Moon’s shoes for

2021-01-22: Sonus Umbra: "A Sky Full of Ghosts" review
Sonus Umbra (roughly translated from Latin as sound of shadow, or shadows made of sound) began their story in Mexico, initially known as Radio Silence. After breaking up in the mid 90s, a few of the core members moved to the

2021-01-22: Leading Figures Of Modern Electronic & Veteran Artists Rediscover & Revitalize The Music Of British Visionary ROBERT CALVERT!
Robert Calvert was one of the most charismatic and cutting-edge visionaries to emerge out of London’s psych rock scene of the ’60s & ’70s, first as the frontman for the behemoth that is Hawkwind and later as a solo artist who

2021-01-22: Genesis Share Preview of 2021 Reunion Tour Stage Show
Genesis have again postponed their reunion tour of the U.K. and Ireland. But they also gave a preview of what their stage setup will look like when concerts are able to take place. “We’re ready, but the world isn’t ... yet!”

2021-01-22: Liquid Tension Experiment release video for new single The Passage Of Time
Instrumental prog collective Liquid Tension Experiment have released a video for their brand new single The Passage Of Time. The song is taken from their upcoming album, LTE3, through InsideOut Music on March 23. It's their f

2021-01-21: Kayak: announce new studio album 'Out Of This World'
Legendary Dutch progressive rockers KAYAK are pleased to announce they will return with their 18th studio album ‘Out Of This World’ on the 7th May 2021. Following the bands return in 2018 with a new line-up, new record label

2021-01-21: Why Pink Floyd Needed Three Tries to Shoot the ‘Animals’ Cover
Pink Floyd delivered another iconic cover for 1977's Animals, but it took three attempts and a bit of post-production to get the image for the artwork. As they had done on every record since 1968's A Saucerful of Secrets, Pin

2021-01-21: Watch Roger Waters' new version of Pink Floyd's The Gunner's Dream
Roger Waters has released a video for a brand new version of Pink Floyd's 1983 song The Ginner's Dream. The song originally featured on the band's The Final Cut album, which was the last to feature Waters. The new version, in

2021-01-20: Richard Barbieri (Japan, Rain Tree Crow, Porcupine Tree) Returns With His New Album ‘Under A Spell’
Richard Barbieri didn’t plan to make an album like Under A Spell, originally intended his fourth solo album to be a direct follow from its predecessor, 2017’s Planets + Persona. That record, made in different studios across E

2021-01-20: Levin, Torn, White- (Tony Levin, David Torn & Alan White) on SOAL Night Live
For Episode #61 we catch up with Tony Levin, David Torn & Alan White to discuss their current doings and the reissue of their 2011 self titled album on vinyl. We are joined by their producer, Scott Schorr, who gives us the d

2021-01-20: The Moody Blues: stories of nights in technicolour satin and LSD
Though it’s hard to envisage The Moody Blues waving their freak flag high, let alone tripping on acid, in fact LSD played a crucial role in their development of the band both musically and personally. “It became part of my li

2021-01-20: Randy George Discusses the new Neal Morse Band Album
The five members of the Neal Morse Band recently convened in Tennessee to begin work on the band’s fourth release. Riding high on the back-to-back progressive rock masterpieces The Similitude of a Dream and The Great Adventur

2021-01-20: Lifesigns share more details of new album Altitude
Lifesigns have given fans more insight into the making of their new album, Altitude, which is due out in spring 2021. In a new video interview, keyboard player John Young and sound engineer Steve Rispin talk to John Young Ban

2021-01-19: Be-Bop Deluxe “Drastic Plastic” 4CD/2DVD Deluxe Box Set Available For Pre-order
“Drastic Plastic” would be the final Be-Bop Deluxe album and was recorded in the summer of 1978 in the South of France at The Villa Saint Georges, Juan-les-Pins, utilising the Rolling Stones mobile studio, with final sessions

2021-01-19: Dennis DeYoung on 40 Years of Styx’s ‘Paradise Theatre’
"Concept albums are tricky," Dennis DeYoung tells UCR. "Sometimes I think it's just a horse-shit excuse to get people to think you're smarter than you are. [But] it gave us a focus, if we chose, to have a theme to write on."

2021-01-18: Baraka - Maverick Release
BARAKA is a Japanese three-piece rock band formed in 1997. They have released 10 original albums, 2 cover albums and 3 best albums. They’ve had domestic and overseas tours, and performed on the rock festivals held in various

2021-01-18: Ashkan Hamedi - "Voice Of Change" in honor of MLK
Dr. Martin Luther King is a hero to me because he changed the world with peace and his determination to fight for freedom. Here is a song I wrote to honor him and his legacy. Hope you enjoy and if you do please share this lyr

2021-01-18: How ‘Lady’ Belatedly Saved Styx From a Lifetime of Obscurity
Dennis DeYoung was well aware of how tenuous things were for Styx until “Lady” became a surprise hit. The song originally appeared 1973's Styx II, but it wasn't originally successful when released as a single. “Lady” finally

2021-01-18: SANDY MCKNIGHT & FERNANDO PERDOMO Release Second EP “San Fernando Blitz”
After last January’s release of their successful first collaboration, Albany-area artist Sandy McKnight and Los Angeles’ ubiquitous multi-instrumentalist/producer Fernando Perdomo are about to hit the road running with this y

2021-01-18: Arc Of Life stream new song Just In Sight
Arc Of Life, the new outfit featuring Yes members Jon Davison, Billy Sherwood and Jay Schellen will release Arc Of Life's debut album in February, Billy Sherwood and occasional drummer Jay Schellen have streamed a brand new s

2021-01-17: SAGA - Wind Him Up (Acoustic) - Official Video - New album "Symmetry" out on March 12th 2021
Canadian prog-rock-band SAGA release the second single of their upcoming album “Symmetry”, out on March 12th, 2021, on earMUSIC. First released in 1981 on their album “Worlds Apart”, “Wind Him Up” quickly developed to be one

2021-01-16: The Greatest Prog Rock Singers: A Top 30 Countdown
The prog rock world has no lack of virtuosity, with its guitar heroes, keyboard wizards, and bass and drum monsters but this list salutes the proggers whose instrument was their vocal cords. Many of these singers were masterf

2021-01-16: The “Daevid Allen Family Trust” (D.A.F.T) Preserves Daevid Allen’s Legacy of Poetry, Music & Hand Drawn Illustrations – Come and Be Daft!
In 2015 Gong legend Daevid Allen sadly passed away at the age of 77. He is survived by his four sons Toby, Orlando, Tali, & Ynys. Prior to his passing Daevid set up the “Daevid Allen Family Trust” or D.A.F.T. for short for hi

2021-01-15: TRANSATLANTIC - Looking For The Light (OFFICIAL VIDEO)
Transatlantic - the Prog Supergroup of Neal Morse, Mike Portnoy, Roine Stolt & Pete Trewavas – are pleased to announce their fifth studio album ‘The Absolute Universe’, set for release on the 5th February 2021. Representing t

2021-01-15: Anneke van Giersbergen releases video for new single Hurricane
Anneke Van Giersbergen has released a video for her new single Hurricane. The song is taken from her upcoming solo album, The Darkest Skies Are The Brightest which will be released through InsideOut Music on February 26. “For

2021-01-14: Infectious Groove by Don Schiff and friends
While navigating the rebuilding from our fire, I'm still recording, making the best of living in a trailer crammed with life and recording stuff lol. For Stickists, tappers and bassists, I like how the style of "comping and b

2021-01-14: Bert Lams & Fabio Mittino @ TLCPA 1-12-20 Part 2
JL: Here's another snippet of these two amazing guitarists performing the work of Gurdjieff/De Hartmann. To keep things interesting for the musicians and people that come to my shows, I built the backdrop and added plastic ca

2021-01-14: Olafur Arnalds in Search of Peace: The Echoes Podcast Interview
We talk to Icelandic composer, Ólafur Arnalds. Ever since his 2007 debut album, Eulogy for Evolution, he’s been a leading avatar of ambient chamber music, combining classical forms and electronic ambiences. HIs previous alb

2021-01-14: exo-X-xeno Collaborative Project Blasts Off with Expansive Single, “Onward Love,” Feat. Craig Maher, Billy Sherwood, Jay Schellen, and Legendary Keyboardist Patrick Moraz
On January 15, 2021, progressive rock project exo-X-xeno launches its debut single of aspiration and hopefulness, called “Onward, Love.” The song release, along with a companion inspirational promo video, pushes the prog roc

2021-01-14: Crack the Sky Reflect on Dark World With New Song ‘Dear Leaders’
Prog-rock veterans Crack the Sky previewed their upcoming 18th studio album, Tribes, with the dark new song "Dear Leaders." Throughout the track, singer John Palumbo reflects on a troubling world. "Dear leaders, are you liste

2021-01-14: Downes Braide Association release video for Your Heart Will Find The Way
Downes Braide Association, the partnership between yes keyboard player Geoff Downes and singer and producer Chris Braide, have released a lyric video for new song Your Heart Will Find The Way. The track is taken from the band

2021-01-14: Robert Berry releases video for new single A Bond Of Union
Robert Berry has released a video for his new single A Bond Of Union. The track is taken from the upcoming 3.2 album Third Impression which will be released through Frontiers Records on February 12. Berry's 3.2 project, itsel

2021-01-13: Bert Lams & Fabio Mittino @ TLCPA 1-12-20 Part 1
JL: Here’s a nice snippet of the wonderful Bert Lams & Fabio Mittino performing at TLCPA (my art studio)on 1/12/20 - our last concert before the world turned to shit. The music doesn't begin until around 8 minutes in, but if

2021-01-13: The Never​-​Ending Year by VAR
JB: Digging the latest VAR LP, 'The Never​-​Ending Year.' Kind of like Sigur Rós, Leprous, Neverending White Lights, and Árstíðir had a musical baby. In certain seasons, time can depart from the static drone of mi

2021-01-13: World’s Largest Prog Rock Supergroup THE PROG COLLECTIVE Preview New Album With First Single “Two Trajectories” Featuring GEOFF TATE!
The prog rock supergroup The Prog Collective, spearheaded by much heralded producer/musician and member of prog royalty Yes, Billy Sherwood, returns with a timely and magnificent new studio album, Worlds On Hold! This is the

2021-01-13: Rush Album Art: The Stories Behind All 19 LP Covers
As Rush's art director since 1975, Hugh Syme was one of the prog-rock trio's closest collaborators. His vivid designs — decrepit puppet kings, fireball jugglers, dalmatians next to fire hydrants — became an extension of the m

2021-01-12: The Flower Kings: launch video for 'Black Swan'; track taken from latest album 'Islands' out now!
In October 2020, progressive rockers THE FLOWER KINGS released their new double album “Islands” on InsideOutMusic, just a year after the group’s much celebrated “Waiting For Miracles”. Today the band have launched a brand new

2021-01-12: MAGMA RETROSPEKTIW I – II – III plus Bonus Track (3CD) Remastered Edition Now Available!
It was at the Olympia in June 1980 that the 10th anniversary of Magma was celebrated during three memorable evenings. This retrospective, bringing together most of the musicians who were part of the group, saw the light of da

2021-01-12: Marko Hietala leaves Nightwish
Nightwish bassist and co-vocalist Marko Hietala has quit the band. In an impassioned social media post headed “Dear people, I am leaving Nightwish and my public life”, Heitala announced that he had come to his decision in the

2021-01-12: MIT Review: Max Richter – Sleep (A Cinematic Exploration Into The Unknown) (2020)
“Enjoy the trip. We’ll see you on the other side.” A fascinating documentary that delves into the composition of Max Richter’s Sleep opus, the challenge of performing the entire eight hour suite live and in real time, and the

2021-01-12: Neal Morse on Transatlantic’s The Absolute Universe: The Progarchy Interview
As we (and everybody else in the prog rock world) announced back in November, Transatlantic’s fifth album The Absolute Universe will be unleashed on February 5. This album will arrive not just in multiple formats, but also in

2021-01-12: Transatlantic - The Absolute Universe (Album Review)
When the world is turned upside down, caught up in a whirlwind, we have to expect that art will follow in suit. As it turns out, the lockdown of the COVID era had a profound effect on the development of Transatlantic’s new al

2021-01-11: A Year In The Revolution 2020 by Various Artists
We are thrilled to announce this year’s “FREE” streaming release, “A Year In The Revolution 2020” is now out. It’s our annual best-of Melodic Revolution and PeacockSunrise Records compilation. The album features 22 Tracks by

2021-01-11: Transatlantic:The Absolute Interview - Roine Stolt interviewed by Nad Sylvan
Roine Stolt is interviewed by singer Nad Sylvan about the new Transatlantic album 'The Absolute Universe' in part 3 of The Absolute Interview series. The 5th Transatlantic studio album ‘The Absolute Universe’ is set for rele

2021-01-11: LIQUID TENSION EXPERIMENT Reveal Details for New Album
2020 came to a close with legendary supergroup LIQUID TENSION EXPERIMENT comprised of Mike Portnoy (Transatlantic, Sons of Apollo), John Petrucci (Dream Theater), Jordan Rudess (Dream Theater), and Tony Levin (King Crimson, P

2021-01-11: Geddy Lee to Appear at Vancouver Symphony Gala
Rush frontman Geddy Lee will take part in a virtual evening of music and stories put on by the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. The Show Must Go On: Stories of Resilience will feature Lee, legendary violinist Itzhak Perlman, cou

2021-01-11: Composer Danny Elfman releases video for prog rock-inspired 'Sorry'
Composer and musician Danny Elfman has released a video for new song. 'Sorry', a palpitating new track with tinges of industrial and prog-rock influences. 'Sorry' is his second new track from Elfman since signing to ANTI-/Epi

2021-01-10: Zappa's Guitar Style, Gear & More (w/Mike Keneally, Thomas Nordegg, Bob Rice, Merl Saunders Jr) on SOAL Night Live
For Episode #58 we take a close look at Frank Zappa's guitar style. Also, we look at his guitars over the years and his work with the ground-breaking mid 80s "sequencer", the Synclavier. We are joined by Zappa guitarist Mike

2021-01-10: Evergrey release video for new single Eternal Nocturnal
Swedish prog metallers Evergrey have released a video for their new single Eternal Nocturnal. The song is taken from the quintet's upcoming album, the band's twelfth over-all, Escape Of The Phoenix, which will be released thr

2021-01-09: Cosmograf announces new album Rattrapante due out on March
Gravity Dream Music is pleased to announce that RATTRAPANTE, the 8th album from Cosmograf, will be released on Friday 26th March 2021. ‘Rattrapante’ is a collection of 5 songs about our interaction with time; we measure it, b

2021-01-09: Watch the cast of Peanuts perform Roundabout by Yes
YouTuber Garren Lazar is back with another of his prog rock meets Peanuts pastiches. This time you can watch the cast of the popular Peanuts cartoons tackling the 1971 Yes classic Roundabout in the video below. "With this hor

2021-01-08: Steven Wilson - The Future Bites (Album Review)
Welcome to the future of Steven Wilson, departing on Track 21 this January. Are you all aboard the train, or did you already get off a couple of stops ago? Perhaps you’re still riding but nervously unsure if this is really th

2021-01-08: New SYD BARRETT Tribute Celebrates 50 Years Since The Release of “The Madcap Laughs” and “Barrett”
“LOVE YOU – a tribute to SYD BARRETT” celebrates 50 years since the release of “The Madcap Laughs” and “Barrett”. The double CD box will be released by the prestigious English label Gonzo Multimedia on the 6th of January, 202

2021-01-08: Steve Hackett launches new music video for Sirocco
Steve Hackett has launched a new music video for Siroccco. The song is taken from his upcoming solo acoustic album, Under A Mediterranean Sky, which is released through InsideOut Music on January 21. It's Hackett's first acou

2021-01-07: New Bad Elephant signing Simon McKechnie releases new video for Retro
British progressive rock composer Simon McKechnie has released a video for his song Retro. McKechnie has signed to Bad Elephant Music and will release his new album Retro this on March 19. You can watch the video in full belo

2021-01-07: Gabriel - Free as a Bird video
"Free as a Bird" from the album "New Life" ft Hélène Collerette on violin and Paris Session Orchestra arranged and conducted by René Bosc. Video by René Bosc

2021-01-07: The Spirit of Neil Peart
Rush’s virtuoso drum hero lived by his own rules, to the very end. For the first time since Peart’s passing, his bandmates and widow discuss his legacy and his final years

2021-01-06: “A Romantic’s Guide To King Crimson” by The Mastelottos Featuring Drum Legend Pat Mastelotto
Valentine’s Day 2021 delivers an unexpected and welcome surprise with the release of “A Romantic’s Guide to King Crimson,” the new 12-track album of reinvented King Crimson material by the husband-and-wife duo Deborah and Pat

2021-01-06: Modern Drummer Legends Vol. 1 – Neil Peart Book Bundle
This MD Neil Peart Legends book has it all. Includes Neil's 9 Modern Drummer cover stories + the complete contents of his 2020 May Tribute issue. Analysis of his performances on Rush's studio albums, a survey of his iconic dr

2021-01-06: Strawbs stream brand new song Settlement
UK prog rockers Strawbs have streamed the title track of their upcoming album Settlement exclusively with Prog. The band announced last month they will release their latest album, Settlement, through Cherry Red Records on Feb

2021-01-06: NEAL MORSE and ROINE STOLT Talk TRANSATLANTIC’s “The Absolute Universe” Record: ‘This Is Us Attempting to Take an Album Where No Band Has Gone Before
When TRANSATLANTIC released their debut album at the turn of the century, fans of classic symphonic progressive rock rejoiced. The combination of Mike Portnoy, Neal Morse, Pete Trewavas and Roine Stolt resulted in a powerhous

2021-01-05: Curved Air – The Albums 1970-1973 (Esoteric)
P: there's a nice little CD box coming out at the end of the month from Esoteric that compiles the four best Curved Air albums. I'm a big fan of the band, and I like these Esoteric sets a lot as well. Mostly I think this is a

2021-01-05: Jean-Michel Jarre celebrates 75million viewers for NYE show
Virtuoso Jean-Michel Jarre is celebrating a whopping 75 million views for his virtual New Year's Eve show Welcome To The Other Side, which was set in a 'virtual' Notre Dame cathedral. The live show combined life-like concert

2021-01-04: Lifesigns tease title track from new album Altitude
Lifesigns have given fans a sneak preview of one of their new songs during a recent video announcement. The band – featuring John Young (Asia), Jon Poole (Cardiacs), Dave Bainbridge (Iona), Zoltan Csörz (The Flower Kings), an

2021-01-04: Jimmy Page Shares Rare XYZ-Era ‘Rock and Ruin’ Demo
Jimmy Page shared a sample of the rare song "Rock & Ruin," marking the 40th anniversary of his XYZ sessions with then-former Yes members Chris Squire and Alan White. Although the Led Zeppelin guitarist didn't comment on its e

2021-01-04: The Flower Kings - 2020 recap and look ahead to 2021
SRS: Annual TFK recap and speculation thread - will the World of Adventures slow down or stop due to a global pandemic? Of course not! Another busy year with plenty of TFK projects and music to talk about. Here we go - in the

2021-01-03: Solstice - A New Day
CX: British band Solstice has a new album out called "Sia" and it is released on the Giant Electric Pea (GEP) label which I find quite fitting for them. It is a gorgeous album with pretty much the same line-up since the late

2021-01-03: Bad Elephant release pay-what-you-want label sampler
UK prog label Bad Elephant Music have released a 'pay-what-you-want' label 13-track sampler of their roster, featuring, among others, The Fierce & The Dead, Sanguine Hum, Zopp, The Osiris Club, The Rube Goldberg Machine. Prog

2021-01-03: Cynic will release a new album in the new year, says Paul Masvidal
Cynic guitarist Paul Masvidal has announced the US prog rockers are planning to release a new album in the new year, their first for seven years, as well as organising a celebration of the lives of former Cynic members Sean R

2021-01-03: Lazuli announce they'll release a new acoustic album
French prog rockers Lazuli have announced they are working on a new album for release in 2021. The new album will be an acoustic release, featuring re-recordings of material from their back catalogue. "Like a gift of new year

2021-01-02: New Treiyer album "Scars" featuring Steve Hackett, Steve Rothery, Jakko Jakszyk and other guests
Album pre-orders for digital download starts on Monday Jan. 4th through www.treiyer.bandcamp.com. Let's be honest, with this team what could go wrong?

2021-01-02: Tony Levin interview for Peter Gabriel Fans Facebook page
Jerry LoFaro joined his friend Warren Vlass (the creator of the very popular Peter Gabriel Fans Facebook page) on Zoom to interview the one and only… Tony Levin! As promised, here's the interview with Tony Levin. Check it out

2021-01-01: ‘I don’t want to be on the chicken-in-a-basket circuit singing f**king Kayleigh’: Fish bows out
While 2020 holds bitter-sweet memories for almost everyone, the past 12 months have been especially poignant for prog rock giant Fish, as he delivered his farewell masterpiece Weltschmerz, acclaimed as one of the finest album

2021-01-01: Gentle Giant thank fans for Prog Readers' Poll success in new video
The members of Gentle Giant have released. anew video thanking their fans for helping vote the release of their Proclamation video as Event Of The Year in the Prog Magazine Readers' Poll. You can see the band's messages below

2021-01-01: Steven Wilson covers Taylor Swift's The Last Great American Dynasty
Steven Wilson has released a new video of him covering Taylor Swift's The Last Great American Dynasty as part of his The Future Bites sessions. The track is taken from Swift's Folklore album, one of two she released in 2020.

2020-12-31: Actor/Director Alex Winter Talks New Frank Zappa Documentary, 'Zappa': "It Was The Full Complexity Of The Man I Wanted To Show"
Few 20th-century musicians have amassed as unique and influential a catalog as two-time GRAMMY winner Frank Zappa. Between the late 1960s and the early 1990s, Zappa's multifaceted artistry knew no bounds. He was a one-of-a-ki

2020-12-31: New Genesis Cover Album: Calling All Stations
M: Hey Genesis & prog rock fans! 🙂 Just recently completed a cover album of Genesis final album, "Calling All Stations" and it's coming out soon! It's not their proggiest album by far haha, but one of my favorites sin

2020-12-30: Angel's Call video from new Gabriel album New Life
This is my Manifesto for Mother Earth. Song: "Angel's Call" from my album New Life ft Fernando Perdomo and Rene Bosc (Lyric Video)

2020-12-30: New Year's Eve Special with Paul Bielatowicz and friends
Join us as we bring in the UK New Year with a livestream filled with positivity, community and togetherness. A week ago Mike Keneally, Bumblefoot, Jordan Rudess, Arthur Brown, Carl Palmer, Simon Fitzpatrick and 50 of my wonde

2020-12-29: Neal Morse launches new podcast
Neal Morse has launched a brand new podcast, Musicians Having Coffee And Talking About Stuff. You can watch the first episode in full below in which he is joined by guest and Transatlantic/Neal Morse Band/Flying Colors band m

2020-12-29: Fairport Convention Collect Together the Recordings on Alan Simon’s Rock Operas, Including ‘Excalibur: The Celtic Rock Opera’, on the Album ‘Fame and Glory’ – Out Now!
Fairport Convention has collected together its recordings created for Alan Simon’s various rock operas, including Excalibur: The Celtic Rock Opera, on a ‘catch all’ release for fans to buy the recordings in one place. The ban

2020-12-28: Sonic Perspectives - A Year In Review: Our 2020 Favorite Progressive Rock Albums
Progressive rock began the year with a devastating blow by the passing of legendary Rush drummer Neil Peart. Artists from all genres unleashed a tidal wave of tributes to this pillar of prog, but perhaps the greatest tribute

2020-12-28: 2020 In Review/Highlights on SOAL Night Live
Episode #55 is our recap of 2020. We share select stories from some of this year's guests like Tony Levin, Jon Anderson, Rick Wakeman, Albert Bouchard, John Lodge a several more. We also take a look at the newest/best new p

2020-12-28: How a Real-Life Comet Inspired Rush’s ‘Vapor Trails’ Cover
Like Rush's Vapor Trails, the story of its fiery cover art involves tragedy, emotional healing and a bit of magic. The 2002 album followed the prog-rock trio's five-year hiatus, a period of immense grief for Neil Peart: His d

2020-12-28: New website explores the Pink Floyd universe post 1983
A new website, Publius Enigma, focused on Pink Floyd’s, Roger Waters’, Richard Wright’s, David Gilmour’s, and Nick Mason’s post-1983 efforts has launched, including a presence on social media platforms Facebook, Twitter, and