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New Manning album for October

Recording for the next MANNING album “The Root, the Leaf & the Bone” has almost been completed with just some overdubs to finish off now. The track running order for this is as follows: 1. The Root, the Leaf & … Continue reading

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GEP sign Synaesthesia

GEP SIGN NEW PROGRESSIVE OUTFIT ‘SYNAESTHESIA’ The Giant Electric Pea record company, home to IQ, Big Big Train and other well respected prog bands, are pleased to announce their recent signing of Synaesthesia to the label. Synaesthesia are a new … Continue reading

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Bulbs release debut album

Liverpool based Bulbs are set to release their debut album on Friday 21st June. Bulbs comprises of Joey Zeb [drums], Andy Maslivec [bass], Neil Campbell [guitar] and Marty Snape [electronics]… Bulbs launches its eagerly awaited debut album (On) at The … Continue reading

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Steve Hackett releases ‘Selection’

To coincide with the first leg of his Genesis Revisited Tour in May, Steve Hackett will release a single disc CD – featuring a collection of songs taken from the Genesis Revisited II album. The aptly titled Selection will included a new recording of … Continue reading

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Camel add more dates

IT’S OFFICIAL! Camel will embark on a brief tour in the autumn 2013, performing The Snow Goose for the first time since the Royal Albert Hall show in 1975, in loving memory of Peter Bardens and in celebration of Camel’s … Continue reading

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A Licence to Kill Podcasts?

The DPRP Radio Show will be taking a sabbatical at the end of April. Launched 18 months ago, we’ve produced 83 shows that have been downloaded over 30,000 times. We’ve covered bands from every type of prog. We’ve done special … Continue reading

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Queensrÿche UK tour dates change

The Todd La Torre fronted version of Queensrÿche have delayed their UK tour dates until October. The band’s Facebook page reveals: “Queensrÿche never want to miss any chance to see and play for our fans around the world, but there … Continue reading

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Argent fundraiser gig

Prog rock giants Argent and Colin Blunstone to headline one-off June charity fundraiser Argent, renowned for hits like ‘Hold Your Head Up’ and ‘God Gave Rock ‘N Roll to You’, headline Johnny’s Rock ‘N Roll Show – a one-off fund-raiser … Continue reading

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Steven Wilson further UK dates

Due to the popularity and sell out of the UK dates earlier this month, additional dates have been added to Steven’s tour schedule. In October, Steven will visit Bristol, Wolverhampton and Newcastle and then round off the tour with a … Continue reading

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Van der Graaf Generator tour

On the Sofa Sound website Peter Hammill has announced that VdGG will play selected European dates in June this year. Peter also mentions that the band will perform ‘a couple of long-form pieces’ including A Plague Of LIghthouse-Keepers… VdGG in June 2013…. … Continue reading

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Todd Grubbs two new albums

Guitar Virtuoso Todd Grubbs Releases Two New Albums – ‘Best Of The Guests’ and ‘Toddities volume 2′ One of the most talented and innovative guitarists to emerge from Florida, Todd Grubbs has released two new albums digitally in March 2013 … Continue reading

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Electric Garden Festival 2013

This Year’s Festival is nearly upon us. We need pledges now to help the event take place. You’ll be helping History be made as this is the first ever crowd funded Prog Festival! You’re not risking any money (just pledging) … Continue reading

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3RDegree join 10T Records

10T Records is thrilled to announce the signing of 3RDegree to its roster of artists. 3RDegree will release an as yet untitled brand new CD through 10T Records in 2014. Effective immediately, however, the band’s back catalog, including the critically … Continue reading

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The Fierce And The Dead sign to Bad Elephant

The Fierce And The Dead sign to Bad Elephant Music for 2nd Album “BEM is delighted to announce partnering with The Fierce And The Dead for the production, release and worldwide distribution of the band’s second full-length album. The Fierce … Continue reading

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Prog Résiste Convention 2013

We reported back in October last year that the 12th annual Prog Résiste Convention takes place on 27th & 28th April 2013 at Espace Culturel Victor Jara, Soignies (Belgium)… This year’s bands include Änglagård, Locanda Delle Fate, Forgas Band Phenomena, Kotebel, Aranis, Madelgaire, Special … Continue reading

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