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ProgPower Europe 2015 Early Bird Tickets on sale now

“Although 2015 has not even started yet, the ProgPower organization is working hard towards another successful ProgPower Europe Festival. In 2015 the 17th edition will again be held in Baarlo, Limburg, The Netherlands. Although 8 bands have yet to be … Continue reading

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GUY MANNING’s “Akoustik #2″ released

AKOUSTIK #2 is now released on Festival Music (201408) 9 re-imagined oldies from across the Manning back catalogue plus 3 brand new pieces* … Track Listing: 01. White Waters 02. Songs From The Bilston House 03. Yesterdays’ Hero * 04. … Continue reading

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The Safety Fire to replace The Faceless on PROTEST THE HERO European tour

Due to internal band issues, The Faceless have been forced to drop off the upcoming Protest The Hero tour commencing next Friday November 14th in Leipzig, Germany. Replacing The Faceless on the tour will be longtime Protest The Hero friends … Continue reading

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New Nem-Q bass player

Progressive rock/metal band Nem-Q from Nederweert (the Netherlands) have found a new bass player. Maarten Meeuws is replacing Henri van Zelst, who left last July. More info at www.nem-q.com

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ProgPower Europe add Myrath and Serdce to 2015 line-up

“By adding Tunesian Myrath and Belarusian Serdce to the line-up, a total 6 bands have now been booked for ProgPower 2015. Ticket sales and bookings for the castle start at the following dates: Booking for Castle De Berckt: starting November … Continue reading

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Collage is back!

Collage reunion is a fact and this is official news! We have a great time doing heavy rehearsals to get ready for the tour. First gigs this year! Over 2 hours of music including songs never performed live before. We … Continue reading

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Yes and Asia Members hail Steve Miller Band

Yes, Asia and Dream Theater members are among the artists who have contributed to Billy Sherwood’s latest production, Fly Like An Eagle: An All-Star Tribute To Steve Miller Band. Rick Wakeman, Tony Kaye, Geoff Downes, John Wetton, Sonja Kristina, Rod … Continue reading

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Anderson unsure over next Tull album

Ian Anderson will release a new album next year – but he’s not sure whether it will appear under the Jethro Tull name. He describes the work as “more aggressive” than his last outing, Thick As A Brick 2, and … Continue reading

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Bonham plans hologram gig with dad

Jason Bonham is planning to stage a tour on which he performs a duet with a hologram of late dad John. His Led Zeppelin Experience shows already feature on-screen images of the pair before the iconic drummer’s death in 1980, … Continue reading

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Portnoy: I’m so misunderstood

Mike Portnoy thinks he might be one of most misunderstood musicians in the world – especially by those who believe he suffers from lack of commitment. That’s an accusation levelled against him after he quit Dream Theater in 2010 and … Continue reading

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Tightland – Two Towers

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Clive Nolan to release Alchemy DVD!

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Clepsydra reunion tour 2014

The Swiss neo-progressive band Clepsydra has been compared to such artists as Step Ahead and Deyss during their career. Combining aggressive symphonic passages with quieter keyboard sections, Clepsydra has never been noted for their originality, but has developed over the … Continue reading

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Sound Of Contact Prog invasion of USA!

Sound Of Contact are going out on a special tour of North America in August and September. Dubbed Bring The Prog Back, the band are to play the whole of their debut album Dimensionaut. And they’ll be joined by a … Continue reading

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Airbridge to release new EP!

Airbridge, the Norfolk band who made a name for themsleves during the 80s neo-prog revival, are to release an EP on July 8. The band put out the cult album Paradise Moves in 1983, before splitting up later the same … Continue reading

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