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Indian Prog Band “Symphony Novel” Starts Crowd Funding for Sophomore Album

Mumbai – Symphony Novel, a prog band that greatly combines western rock and metal with Indian folkstyle, have launched a crowd funding campaign to produce their sophomore album. You can help to make the album happen here.  

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Instrumentalist LEON ALVARADO To Release New Film & Single “Persistence”

On the heels of his album from 2014, prog instrumentalist Leon Alvarado is releasing a new short film and accompanying soundtrack single titled “Persistence” on December 15, 2015. The film is being described as “a short adventure of sight and … Continue reading

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DREAM THEATER 3rd Amsterdam Concert plus Song Leak

DREAM THEATER  have announced a third show of “The Astonishiing Live” to be held in Amsterdam. The ig dates so far are: Monday, Feb 22 2016 – sold out Tuesday, Feb 23 2016 Wednesday, Feb 24 2016 Carré, Amsterdam | … Continue reading

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KIAMA launch Kiama Club

News just came in from KIAMA, that the band has set up a special promotional tool in support of their upcoming album: the Kiama Club. Word from the band: “We have just launched the KIAMA club, where people can sign … Continue reading

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New KINGCROW video online

KINGCROW has released the performance of ‘Phlegethon’ from the upcoming DVD ‘Live In Atlanta’ recorded at ProgPower Usa XIII. The DVD will be printed in only 200 copies and hand numbered/signed. It’ll be exclusively sold directly from the band. For … Continue reading

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DANTE to Release New Album

German prog metal act Dante have finished their 4rth album, entitled “When We Were Beautiful”. It will be released through Gentle Art Of Music in March 2016, and the band plans a tour in support later on.

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ARMONITE Start Charity Action With New Christmas Song

DOWNLOAD ‘BY THE WATERS OF BABYLON’ AND DONATE TO THE RED CROSS WAR MEMORIAL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL Armonite and the Children’s Hospital Trust partnered for the initiative ‘By the Waters of Babylon’, the new Christmas song from Armonite. The track can … Continue reading

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Patrick Moraz To Release Limited Edition 19-CD Box Collection Of Solo Catalogue

As the holiday season approaches, keyboard legend Patrick Moraz announces the release of his special box set of 19 CDs. The special box collection also contains a uniquely different CARD that Patrick has specially conceived, designed and autographed. Titles Included … Continue reading

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English Prog Icon Geoff Banks Passed Away

Geoff Banks was a music enthusiast and he was instrumental in keeping the prog scene in London alive. As a journalist he became writer in “Kerrang!” in the eighties. He also wrote for “Record Mirror” and “Sounds” and broadcasted his … Continue reading

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New MAGNUM Album and Tour

Magnum announced the release of their 19th studio album “Sacred Blood Divine Lies”, which will be the out on Febuary 12 2016. The band will be touring Europe in April and May.  

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Krautrock Ensemble HEDERSLEBEN To Release Third Album “The Fall Of Chronopolis”

Hot on the heels of their critically second album Die Neuen Welten, Krautrockers Hedersleben will be releasing the progressive rock concept album The Fall Of Chronopolis on November 20 on Purple Pyramid Records. Hedersleben was founded by former UK Subs … Continue reading

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New Turkish Post Rock Band ELEPHANT AND WHALE

We have found brand new Istambul based post rock band Elephant and Whale, who are currently finishing their first EP and a full-lenght album, called “Cold, Pale and Quiet”. The band combines post rock, shoegaze and prog, based on influences … Continue reading

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RICK WAKEMAN Collaborates With 15-year-old Soprano Emmie Beckitt On New Single “Welcome A Star”

“Welcome A Star” is the first single from 15-year-old soprano Emmie Beckitt, in collaboration with classically trained pianist, composer and TV presenter, Rick Wakeman. Rick first met Emmie, who has been singing classical repertoire since the age of ten, at … Continue reading

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Track List of DREAM THEATER’s “The Asonishing – Act I” unveiled

Dream Theater‘s weird marketing concept of revealing tiny pieces of information about their new album every here and there goes on. Right now the track list of “The Astonishing – Act I” ha been unveiled on the band’s website. CD … Continue reading

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New single of ECHOCHAIN scheduled for release

On the 20th of November Echochain will release our debut single Memory Check on Anything Goze / Echochain Productions. “Echochain sound has been very carefully and creatively developed. The bands’ Progressive Rock influences (Genesis, Yes, Rush – Led Zeppelin, Pink … Continue reading

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