Category Archives: Line-Ups

New Album by THE MIGHTY HANDFUL: Still Sitting in Danny’s Car 3: Rubicon

Featuring guest contributions from Andy Burgess (Praying Mantis), actor Mark Benton (Northern Lights, Waterloo Road, Scoop, Dr. Who, etc.), Mike Freeland (More, ex-Praying Mantis) and Antoine Sazio (The New Year Project), it takes listeners on a trek through three millennia … Continue reading

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TDW announces live band called “Dreamwalkers Inc” and their first gig!

Big news has arrived from the TDW camp today, as TDW main man Tom has unveiled two big chunks of news surrounding a brand new TDW live band! The band will be entitled “Dreamwalkers Inc” and it will have its … Continue reading

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Progpower Europe Add SMALLMAN to the Line-up of 2016

The organisation of Progpower Europe have just confirmed the signing of Bulgarian post prog metal band Smallman. Smallman is a Bulgarian band creating dark, experimental, ambient metal, influenced by the “Balkans” folklore. The bands identity comes from the Bulgarian native instruments -“gaida” … Continue reading

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IRENE JANSEN Guests On Waves of Destruction, Marking Her First Studio Recordings In 10 Years!

One of the most powerful female vocalists in the genre, Irene is well known for her work with Ayreon, The Theater Equation and Star One, and of course as younger sister of Nightwish vocalist Floor Jansen with whom she performed … Continue reading

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DAY SIX welcomes Rutger Vlek

Day Six is very excited to announce that they’re finally complete again. Please welcome keys player Rutger Vlek. You might know him from his work with Orpheo and Autumn, his involvement in various studio projects, or instrument building endeavors. In … Continue reading

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New ALARION guest appearances announced

Paul Glandorf guests on ‘Waves of Destruction’! Paul Glandorf recorded lead & backing vocals on ‘Waves of Destruction’ by Alarion (release: June 2016) as can be seen in the third album teaser: Paul is known as singer in the live … Continue reading

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SPECIAL PROVIDENCE, RENDEVOUZ POINT and ARKENTYPE Join HAKEN’s Europe Tour

Haken have just announced a few more tour dates and also revealed the bands that will join them. Here’s the dates for the tour so far: 25.05.16 Bristol, The Fleece [UK]* 26.05.16 London, The Garage [UK]* 27.05.16 Zoetermeer, Boerderij [NL]* … Continue reading

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THE ARISTOCRATS – G3 Concert Dates with JOE SATRIANI and STEVE VAI

The Aristocrats (Guthrie Govan, Bryan Beller and Marco Minnemann) are thrilled to announce that they will be joining Joe Satriani and Steve Vai for a number of G3 concert dates this summer. The highly-anticipated run will kick off in Italy on … Continue reading

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Boerderij prepares for Prog Dreams V

Each year in April the Dutch rock temple organizes the leading progressive rock festival Prog Dreams, for which visitors from home and abroad travel to Zoetermeer. Quite strikingly last year the number of visitors from abroad was even larger than … Continue reading

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TEXTURES are announced as 3rd headliner for ProgPower Europe 2016

It has been a while since Dutch band Textures climbed the ProgPower Europe stage. So with a new album just released we thought it was time to invite them back to our stage. Especially as this album is receiving high critical aclaim. … Continue reading

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PERFECT BEINGS cancel Rosfest gig due to line-up changes

as the band states, they will be unable to perform on Rosfest. Here’ the bands statement: “Perfect Beings are currently going through a line-up change. Sadly, both our drummer and bassist have left the band. Due to this surprising development … Continue reading

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New free Generation Prog Festival compilation out, change in line-up

In assosiation with [progrock DT], Generation Prog has released this years sampler “The New Generation of Prog 2015” which can be downloaded free of charge from here. Featuring music by The Aristocrats, Leprous, Panzerballett [Official FB], Circle of Illusion, DispersE, … Continue reading

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THRESHOLD are confirmed to headline PROGPOWER EUROPE 2016

Threshold are the first headliner to be confirmed for Progpower Europe 2016. Five further confirmed bands are 6:33 (France), Chaos Divine (Australia), Disroted Harmony (Israel), Earthside (USA), and Subterranean Masquerade (multinational)

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Argument hits CYNIC and Puts European Leg Of the Trio Tour In Quetion

Right back from the Japan tour, drummer Sean Reinert posted info on Cynic’s Facebook profile that the band would disband and all tour activity would be cancelled. In response to that, Paul Masvidal assured at his own profile that the … Continue reading

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MOON SAFARI Split With Drummer Tobias Lundgren

Moon Safari have confirmed they angrily split with co-founding drummer Tobias Lundgren in April. Even though no replacement drummer has been announced, the band assures that no commitments will be cancelled. Their next confirmed gig takes place on the Cruise … Continue reading

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