CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-66 contains reviews of Deep Limbic System, Delain, Hostsonaten, Kant Freud Kafka, Earl Long, Majestic (two reviews), Le Porte Non Aperte, Proud Peasant, and United Progressive Fraternity!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-65 contains a Round Table Reviews of Pain of Salvation's latest album Falling Home!
DPRP News: Recent updates include articles from: Anneke van Giersbergen, Beardfish, Montage, The Safety Fire, Pink Floyd, Mabel Greer's Toyshop, Opus of a Machine, Nightingale, Dreamgrave, Lunocode, An Endless Sporadic, Steven Wilson & Guy Manning. Read more HERE!
Weekend Prog: Weekend Prog: Five new mini reviews - and the chance to listen to each album in full. This week we feature Moheir, Ethernia, Julien Gasc, Argovia & Skyharbor. Read the feature HERE!
DPRP Radio: This week we've a special edition only featuring bands from The Netherlands. It's a great mix of old and new music from: Ayreon, Knight Area, Silhouette, Kingfisher Sky, A Liquid Landscape, Kong, Silent Edge, Tumbletown, Fractal Mirror, Novact, Day Six and Cirrha Niva.. You can listen to the show now from Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-64 contains reviews of Arena, Atomic Ape, Conqueror, The Flower Kings, Gleemen, Heatwave Drum, Kevin Kastning & Carl Clements, North Atlantic Oscillation, Never Awake, and Seven Impale!
Dutch and Belgian Gig Guide: Updates for Week 45 include Anneke van Giersbergen, End of the Dream, Evergtey, Iona, The Gentle Storm (feat. Anneke van Giersbergen), Infloyd, Mastodon, Pink Project, Seventh Sin, Stream of Passion, Synergy Protocol and Trip Trigger!
UK Gig Guide: Also, the Progressive Aspect UK guide has recent updates for Opeth, Gong, Lifesigns, Tin Spirits, Solstice, The Gift, Also Eden, Jump, Pallas, The Classic Rock Society, Anders Helmerson and Deep Purple!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-63 reviews of Fanger & Schonwalder, Fanger & Schonwalder, Fanger & Schonwalder, Farpoint, Latte e Miele, Morta, Sanguine Hum, Trio, El, Ut Gret, and Winter in Eden!
DPRP Radio: We've A World Tour Of Prog with music from The Mercury Tree, Pain of Salvation, Talk Talk, Eclipse Sol air, Kristoffer Gildenlow, Beyond the Bridge, Coshish, Poverty of Ideals, Paving The Labyrinth, Rainburn, Clockwork Orchestra and Arcade Messiah. You can listen to the show now from Here!
Weekend Prog: Weekend Prog: Five new mini reviews - and the chance to listen to each album in full. This week we feature A Liquid Landscape, Kauan, Hemina, Rumour Cubes & Superfluous Motor. Read the feature HERE!
Concert Review: In the latest concert report we feature The Tangent & Karmakanic live in The Netherlands!
Weekend Prog: Read our five mini reviews, then click and listen to the whole albums. The simple way to discover some great new Prog. This week: Soen, Kayo Dot, Dropshard, Marco Machera & Karma Rasa. Read the feature HERE!
Concert Review: Night of the Prog Festival in Germany featuring: Alan Parsons, Eclipse-Sol air, Gran Turismo Veloce, Traumhaus, Collage, Long Distance Calling, IQ, Transatlantic, Synaesthesia, A Liquid Landscape, Clepsydra, Dream The Electric Sleep, Anathema & Marillion.
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-62 contains reviews of Elegant Simplicity, Emerson, Keith, and Greg Lake, Haken, Halo Blind, Help Yourself, Bertrand Loreau, Modest Midget, Newspaperflyhunting, Transatlantic, and United States of America!
DPRP Radio: Music from four new albums to be released on Inside Out Records next week: Pain of Salvation, Kaipa, United Progressive Fraternity (feat. Jon Anderson) and Nightingale. Plus the new singles from Threshold, Epica and A Formal Horse. You can listen to the show now from Here!
Competitions: To tie in with the Round Table Review of the latest Pendragon album, Men Who Climb Mountains, the band has offered us some nice items to give away. The closing date is 23rd November 2014 and you can enter Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-61 contains reviews of Accordo dei Contrari, Adventure, Huis, two of the Man band, Mythos, Steve Rothery Band, and three of Gary Windo!
Interviews: This week DPRP brings you Marcel Hartenberg's interview with Mike Holmes of IQ. You can read it Here!
Competitions: To tie in with our recent Round Table Review of the new album from Flying Colors the nice folk at their label, Mascot, have donated some lovely prizes for a competition that you can enter before 16th November 2014 Here!
Concert Review: In the latest concert report we feature Pendragon live in The Netherlands!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-60 has a Round Table Review of the latest Pendragon album!
DPRP Radio: A mega-mix of new prog from across the globe on this week's show. Two tracks each from the new albums by Gong and Slug Comparison plus great music from Opeth, Flying Colours, Ut Gret, Never Awake, The Enid, Unto Us and Forgotten Suns. Listen anytime from Here!
Weekend Prog: We bring you an utterly unbeatable bunch of new albums in the 36th edition of our mini-prog-reviews. Dive in and listen to full albums by: Kingfisher Sky, The Mercury Tree, Cartographer, Eccentric Orbit and Slug Comparison (Fen). It's all Here!
Concert Review: In the latest concert report we feature Flying Colors live in The Netherlands!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-59 has a Round Table Review of the latest Flying Colors album!
Dutch and Belgian Gig Guide: Updates for Week 43 include Anneke van Giersbergen, Cartographer, Delain, Fates Warning, Kingfisher Sky, The Pineapple Thief, Sylvium and Stream of Passion!
DPRP Radio: We present a mega round-up of new autumn releases featuring two tracks from Lunatic Soul and Soen plus great music from Haken, Frequency Drift, Enchant, Slug Comparison, Corvus Stone, Galahad, Fuzzy Nautilus, Pervy Perkin & Montage. Listen to the show Here!
Weekend Prog: We've five great new recommendations in the latest of our series of Pint-Sized Prog reviews. Albums from Greenwall, Chat Noir, Fredde Gredde and If Anything Happens To The Cat plus a new ProgMetal project fronted by Saxon's Biff Byford. Read it Here!
Competitions: The Northern Prog Festival take's place on November 1st in Siegerswoude, Netherlands and we have been offered two pairs of tickets for the event featuring Osada Vida, Morphelia, Day Six, Marathon and Leap Day. You can enter the competition to win until October 29th 2014 Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-58 with Duo Reviews of the latest Enchant and Threshold releases, plus Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe, Dyscordia, Evergrey, Kevin Martinelli, Le Mur, Neronia, Qui, and Tin Spirits!
Competitions: Knight Area are giving away 2 individual tickets for their album-release concert on 7th November in Helmond, supported by Hekz and Distorted Harmony. You can enter Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-57 contains a Duo Review of Guy Manning's Akoustik 2, plus reviews of The Ben Cameron Project, Element V, Jack Foster III, Lucy Goes to Sleep, Presto Vivace, Pymlico, RanestRane, Jason Rubenstein, and Todd Rundgren and Utopia!
Weekend Prog: This week our team brings you five wildly different progressive artists. Sample new albums from: Frequency Drift, Kong, Philm, Periplo and the snappily monikered Orchestra of the Upper Atmosphere. Read the feature Here with links to listen to them in full!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-56 has reviews of Amberian Dawn, Amphetamin, Faint Signal, Landmarq, Monarch Trail, The Prog Collective, Yossi Sassi, The Spiral, Vanishing Point, and Vital Science!
Dutch and Belgian Gig Guide: Updates for Week 41 include Adeia, Arena, Aurora Project (cancelled), Carpet Crawlers, Chaotic Silence, Haunted Sky festival (Sceptical Minds, Day Six, Distorted Harmony, Cirrha Niva, Loreweaver, Hekz), Kayak, Lifesigns, Overhaul, Ozric Tentacles, Sylvan and U.K.!
CD & DVD Reviews Issue 2014-55 has reviews of D'accorD, Esthema, Nathan Frost, Hautville, Lapis Lazuli, Margin, Philhelmon, David Sancious, Toomas Vanem, and Xanima!
Competitions: Also today, Muziekgebouw Eindhoven has offered us 2 pairs of tickets for the concert of Genesis cover band The Musical Box that will take place there on 10th October 2014. Closing Date for entries is Tuesday 7th October 2014 and you can enter Here!
Interviews: And to tie-in with the review of their album Belighted we have an interview with iamthemorning, you can read it Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-54 has reviews of Il Cerchio D'oro, Druckfarben, Al Garcia, Iamthemorning (Duo Review), A Lonely Crowd, Slyde, Vienna Circle, Robert Webb, John Wetton and Richard Palmer-James, and Xandria!
DPRP Radio: We join the build-up to the 16th edition of the ProgPower Europe Festival in The Netherlands with a special show featuring all 13 bands that will be appearing over the three days. Enjoy 90 minutes of music from Poland, USA, Australia, Norway, Sweden, Netherlands, Iceland and the UK. You can listen to the show Here!
Weekend Prog: With the 16th edition of the ProgPower Europe Festival taking place this weekend - our writers recommend 5 albums from 5 of the newer bands appearing in Baarlo. Read and listen Here!
In CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-53 we have: reviews of Timo Tolkki's Avalon, Keith Emerson, Anton Johansson, John Lodge, Pineapple Thief, Schizofrantik, Secret Tales, Shamall, Strattman, and Chris Timms!
Competitions: The Publicity Connection has generously offered us 2 copies of the new Martin Barre (from Jethro Tull) album Order of Play to give away. To win a copy click Here and answer 3 questions. Closing date is 10th October 2014!
Weekend Prog: This week we go to Heliopolis to witness The Contortionist get accused of Malpractice by The Electric Orange in A Secret River. Five great albums - one is so good that two writers have recommended it. Read about it Here with links to listen to each album in full!
DPRP Radio: This week we bring you 10 new albums with an exclusive preview of two tracks from the second release by Dutch proggers Fractal Mirror plus new music from The Engineers, The Pineapple Thief, Anathema, The Third Grade, Seven Impale, A Formal Horse, The Gift, Seconds Before Landing and Anova. You can download and stream the show from Here!
Review Issue 2014-52: reviews of Ad Maiora, Anilah, Banda Elastica, Big Big Train, Ego, Farpoint, Lord Sutch, Pineapple Thief, The, Rosa Luxemburg, and Salander!
Dutch and Belgian Gig Guide: Update for Week 38 includes additions for A Formal Horse, Absolutely Floyd, Arena, Maaike Brijman (Kate Bush Tribute), The Doors Alive, Frequency Drift, Geert Wehling, The Gift, Magnum, The Moody Blues, Mostly Autumn, Qui and Wishbone Ash!
CD & DVD Reviews, issue 2014-51: a Round Table Review of Opeth's latest album!
Concert Review: In the latest concert report we feature Anathema live in The Netherlands!
Weekend Prog: Our writers have uncovered five more juicy Prog bites for you with recommended albums from Fractal Mirror, Disforia, The Third Grade, Node and inFictions. Read the feature Here and listen to each album in full!
DPRP Radio: This week we let our hair down to new albums by Distorted Harmony, Cea Serin, Mechanical Organic, Psycrence, Opeth, Oceans of Night, Collibus and Veni Domine. Our album of the week features two tracks from the new opus from Sweden's Evergrey, and a dip into the archives for Ark, Angel Dust and Arch Matheos. You can listen to the show Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, issue 2014 volume 50: Today's update features the latest Progstravaganza compilation, Progstravaganza XX: Landmarks!
Competitions: And here's another chance to win fine prizes at DPRP. Cultuurpodium De Boerderij have offered us 2 pairs of tickets for the concert of Lifesigns and Panic Room taking place there on 27th September. Answer 3 questions correctly and if you're lucky you can attend for free with a friend. You can enter Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, issue 2014 volume 49: The latest review update is now published including Anubis, Cirrus Bay, Curved Air, The Gift, Gordon Giltrap, Iluvatar, Juha Kujanpää, Marblewood, The Medicine Cabinet and Project Trio!
Competitions: We are currently running a competition involving Spanish jazz-rock-prog improvisation talents Glazz who have donated 3 CDs to give away. The original link we posted was incorrect - apologies for that, the competition can be found Here. Closing date is 30th September 2014!
DPRP Radio: It's Two-Fer time on this week’s show as Andy Read selects two songs each from six of his favourite albums of 2014 – including the brand new opus from Russian duo iamthemorning. Other music comes from Norway, Greece, Sweden, Mexico, Argentina and Sweden. Listen to or download the show from Here!
Competitions: It has been quiet for DPRP competitions of late, but now that's gonna change as we plan to always have at least one competition running, often related to an upcoming review!
And to tie in with the review of the latest Umphrey's McGee album, Similar Skin, in Volume 48 you also have the chance to win this album! To do so you must answer 3 answers correctly, closing date is 1st October 2014. You can enter Here!
DPRP Interviews: Also today we bring you an interview with Joel Cummins of Umphrey's McGee by DPRP's Mark Hughes. You can read it Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, issue 2014 volume 48: Mid-week extra reviews issue with: Jon Anderson, Djam Karet, Fuchs, Salim Ghazi Saeedi, Iamthemorning, Knifeworld, Phlox, RogerRoger, Tusmørke and Umphrey's McGee!
Weekend Prog: We celebrate our 30th edition in style with Seven Impale, Divine Ratio, Marbin, Doctor Nut and The Ben Cameron Project. Read the feature Here and listen to each album in full!
CD & DVD Reviews, issue 2014 volume 47: A Rick Wakeman Special featuring some of the recent Esoteric reissues!
Weekend Prog: Our writers have uncovered five more juicy Prog bites for you with recommended albums from Tacita Intensa, Morta, Cea Serin, Moraine and Moetar. Read the feature Here and listen to each album in full!
DPRP Radio: DPRP RADIO: On this week’s show we have new releases from Iamthemorning, The Pineapple Thief, The D A Method and Deep Limbic System plus great music from Green Carnation, Barclay James Harvest, Arcane, Mystery, Dream The Electric Sleep and Grant Gordon. Listen to the show Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, issue 2014 volume 46: reviews of Adeia, Cheeto's Magazine, Eden Shadow, Ellis, Fem, Flash, Thomas Glönkler, Neal Morse, Narcotic Daffodils, Pervy Perkin, Røsenkreütz, and Telergy!
Concert Review: Andy Read covers three days of Prog-by-the-Sea at the 16th Crescendo Festival on the west coast of France. The line-up included: Accordo dei Contrari, Hoggwash, Gens de la Lune, Yuka and Chronoship, The Band of Hope (feat: Roine Stolt and Jonas Reingold), Aranis and The Enid. Read the review Here!
Weekend Prog: Five new mini reviews and recommendations from our team featuring: Fuzzy Nautilus, Tauk, Watchmoore, Kermit and The Bob Lazar Story. Read it Here!
DPRP Radio: It's another all-new edition as we catch up on more of the great new Progressive releases from The Pineapple Thief, Jason Rubenstein, Contemporary Dead Finnish Music Ensemble, The Bob Lazar Story, Flying Colours, Alex’s Hand, Hominido and North Atlantic Oscillation plus two tracks each from the new Galahad and Opeth releases. You can listen to the show Here!
UK Gig Guide: Brought to you by The Progressive Aspect, the UK Gig Guide is constantly being updated. Recent additions, changes and cancelled gigs include: Abel Ganz, Flying Colors, Lifesigns, Solstice, The Classic Rock Society, Nektar, The Pineapple Thief, Amplifier, Daevid Allen & Gong, Fragile featuring Claire Hammill, North Atlantic Oscillation, Led Bib, The Fierce And The Dead, ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead, Martin Barre and Emerald Dawn.!
Dutch and Belgian Gig Guide: The guide has been updated with additions for Bigelf, Caravan, The Enid, IO Earth, Lazuli, Silhouette and Special Providence!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-45: reviews of A.C.T., Syd Arthur, Collapse, Clearlight, Delusion Squared, I Will Kill Chita, Minor Giant, Neil, Robert Schroeder, Storm, Voyager, and Yuka & Chronoship!
DPRP Interviews: This week DPRP's John Wenlock-Smith brings you an interview with Rob Reed (Magenta / Kompendium).
DPRP Radio: We're Back! It's an all-new edition catching up on 11 great new Prog releases from Amplifier, Deep Limbic System, Pingvinorkestern, Abel Ganz, Utopianisti, Adrian Weiss, A Secret River, Give Us Barabba, Rosenkreutz, Evergrey and Threshold. You can listen to or download the show Here!
Weekend Prog: Five new mini reviews and recommendations from our team this week featuring: These Curious Thoughts, The Merlin Bird, Monobrow, Hominido and an album called Penis Barbecue! Read it Here!
Concert Review: In the latest concert report we feature Kansas live in The Netherlands!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-44: reviews of Archangelica, Contemporary Dead Finnish Music Ensemble, Focus, Gandalf's Fist, Hi-Fiction Science, Mindslave, Robert Reed, Schnauser, Superdrama, Unkh, Virtuel, and Darryl Way!
Weekend Prog: Our five writers have so far recommended 125 different albums. This week, each looks back to select their favourite album of the series so far. Discover the five choices Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-43: reviews of Abel Ganz, Mehdi Alouane, Keith Cross & Peter Ross, Desert Wizards, Gandalf's Project, Habelard2, Mike Hyder, Merlin Bird, Rick Miller, Aaron Ruimy & Marco Minnemann, and The Yleclipse!
Dutch and Belgian Gig Guide: The guide has been updated with additions for Adeia, Fossil Evolution, Mind:Soul, Traumhaus, The Aurora Project, Souds of Fall 2014 Festival, Damian Wilson, Flying Colors, Squonk, Stream of Passion and Noble Silence!
UK Gig Guide: Brought to you by The Progressive Aspect, the UK Gig Guide is constantly being updated. Up and coming gigs this week for Noddy's Puncture, Matt Stevens, Mostly Autumn, Alchemy, Strawbs, Abel Ganz, Messenger and The Crazy World of Arthur Brown!
Weekend Prog: To celebrate our 25th edition, we've invited four well-known progressive musicians to select one of their favourite albums for you to listen to this week. Read which artists and see their selections Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-42: a Prog Metal Special with reviews of Astral DNA, Flaming Row, Infinite Spectrum, Mother of Millions, Paving the Labyrinth, Speaking to Stones, Stream of Passion, TDW, and Teramaze!
Concert Review: In the latest concert report we feature Mike & The Mechanics live in Germany!
Concert Review: In the latest concert report we added day 5 to Menno's Cruise to the Edge? YES please!!
Weekend Prog: Five new mini reviews are now online with a link so you can listen to each album in full. Some great music from Poil, Deep Limbic System, Tom Slatter, Fang Chia and Mahogany Head Grenade. Read the feature Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-41: a long issue with reviews of Mostly Autumn, Brother Firetribe, Polska Radio One, XNA, Hot Head Show, Chris Thompson, Janus, Janus, Kerrs Pink, Hibernal, Ozma, Bruce Soord with Jonas Renske, Matt Stevens, Quantum Fantay, Alek Darson, SBB, and Coshish!
Weekend Prog: Five mini prog reviews for you with some great new albums by Montage, Dean Watson, JPL, Karaba and those ever-popular Various Artists! Read and listen to the music Here!
CD & DVD Reviews, Issue 2014-40 with reviews of Steve Hogarth and Richard Barbieri, Thoughts Factory, Méséglise, Molly Bloom, Hans Platz, Rovo and System 7, Montage, Tides from Nebula, Mechanik, and Need!
Weekend Prog: We've another 5 mini prog reviews for you with music from Estonia, UK, Isreal and Finland. Dive in to discover some great new albums Here!
CD & DVD Reviews: in latest update (2014 volume 39 - 13 July 2014) we have: a Round Table Review of Yes' latest album: Heaven and Earth!
Weekend Prog: We've a whole alphabet of Prog for you in Edition 21, with five picks from Atomic Ape to Zwoyld via Greenleaf, Tim Fromont Placenti and Veni Domine. As usual, we've added links where you can hear the full albums. Read the article Here!
DPRP Radio: This week we select one prog band from each of the countries who made it through to the quarter finals of the World Cup in Brazil. Choose your winners from Brazil v Columbia; Germany v France; Argentina v Belgium; Netherlands v Costa Rica. You can download or stream the show from Here!
CD & DVD Reviews: reviews of Elephants of Scotland, Keith Emerson, Rudi Tchaikovsky, Kaukasus, Glass, Lost Kite, In Progress, Simeon Soul Charger, 1974, Sabinas Rex, Amazing Machine, Kshettra, and Renaissance!
Weekend Prog: It's almost the weekend...so time for 5 more Prog recommendations. Five mini-reviews plus the chance to hear the full albums by: Cheeto's Magazine, Jack O'The Clock, Serdge, Accordo Dei Contrari and Element V. Read it Here!
UK Gig Guide: Brought to you by The Progressive Aspect. Recent changes and additions in June include Almost The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band, The Aristocrats, John Lee's Barclay James Harvest, Peter Gabriel, Stackridge, The Lyndsay Cooper Tribute Concert, Matt Stevens, Jump, Magenta, Strawbs, Billy Bottle and The Multiple, Nektar, Lifesigns, Devin Townsend, Anathema, Hawklords and Opeth…!
DPRP Radio: A great mix of modern and classic sounds on this week's show. Recent releases from Yes, Element V, Nick Magnus, Coshish & Jason Rubenstein plus two tracks off our Album of the Week from Argentina's Mindslave. From the classic vaults we've got Riverside, O.S.I., Magenta and The Addiction Dream. Listen to the podcast Here!