Category Archives: Prog Metal

Norwegian progsters LEPROUS are releasing their new album “The Congregation” on May 25th, 2015 in Europe and June 2nd, 2015 in North America, again via InsideOutMusic. The album’s epic artwork was created by artist Nihil. LEPROUS – “The Congregation” Track Listing: 1. The Price 2. Third Law 3. Rewind 4. The Flood 5. Triumphant 6. Within My Fence 7. Red 8. Slave 9. Moon 10. Down 11. Lower LEPROUS about the cover art: “The artwork represents the album’s dark theme very well by showing deformation and disturbance”. “The Congregation” will be available as standard Jewelcase CD, download as well as limited editions Mediabook CD and 2LP featuring bonus track “Pixel”. LEPROUS have recorded the drums, guitars and bass for the album in Sweden’s Fascination Street / Ghostward Studios with David Castillo (Katatonia, Opeth) and the vocals together with Heidi Solberg Tveitan & Vegard Tveitan at Mnemosyne Studios in Norway. Just like the preceding albums “Bilateral” and “Coal”, “The Congregation” was mixed by Jens Bogren at Fascination Street Studios (Opeth, Symphony X, Kreator). A first of various video teasers featuring recording studio footage for the making of “The Congregation” can be seen here. LEPROUS are currently busy working on the new album’s first video clip together with Twitchy Films, who also worked on the band’s previous clips. A promotional video clip for the track “The Cloak” off the previous LEPROUS album Coal can be seen here. Here is an overview of all LEPROUS Benelux live dates announced so far: 05.06.2015 Nijmegen (The Netherlands) – Fortarock Festival 04.10.2015 Baarlo (The Netherlands) – Progpower Europe 16.10.2015 Maasmechelen (Belgium) – Jan Hertog More dates to be added soon! LEPROUS line-up 2015: Einar Solberg – Lead Vocal, Keys Tor Oddmund Suhrke – Guitars Øystein Landsverk – Guitars Baard Kolstad – DrumsLEPROUS reveal cover artwork and track listing for new album “The Congregation”

Norwegian progsters LEPROUS are releasing their new album “The Congregation” on May 25th, 2015 in Europe and June 2nd, 2015 in North America, again via InsideOutMusic. The album’s epic artwork was created by artist Nihil. LEPROUS – “The Congregation” Track … Continue reading

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DPRP RADIO goes platinum

We are delighted to announce that DPRP Prog Rock Radio is expanding into additional airwaves. After almost seven years of bringing you the best modern progressive music from around the world, the next edition of the show will also be … Continue reading

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Soen Europe tour has started

Soen have just starte their tour across Europe. Tour dates are: 25.02.2015    Turku (FI)   Klubi (w/ Oddland) 26.02.2015    Jyväskylä (FI)   Lutakko (w/ Oddland) 27.02.2015    Tampere (FI)   Klubi (w/ Oddland) 28.02.2015    Helsinki (FI)   Nosturi (w/ Oddland) 12.03.2015    Oberhausen (DE)   Kulttempel (w/ … Continue reading

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LEPROUS announce new album title, releasedate and tourdates

Norwegian progsters LEPROUS have wrapped up work for their newest studio album, which follows up 2013’s acclaimed Coal release. The album will be entitled The Congregation and will be released on May 25th in Europe and June 2nd in North … Continue reading

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New releases by THE DYSTOPIAN PROJECT, M-OPUS and IN THE PRESENCE OF WOLVES

Irish progressive rock band, The Dystopian Project, is set to release their debut EP entitled “Death Leaves an Echo” on April 2nd. The band previously released an official video for the song “Delirium,” which can be seen here. Drawing from … Continue reading

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ProgPower Europe 2015 line-up almost complete

  Recently Armed Cloud, Caligula’s Horse, EXXASENS, Obsidian Kingdom and Schizoid Lloyd were added to the ProgPower Europe line-up coming to a total of 12 bands announced. So with only 2 more bands to confirm, the line-up for ProgPower Europe … Continue reading

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AURA music video released

In support of their new album “Noise” which is due to release on Feb 4th, the band release a video for “Behind My Eyes”.

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EMPTY TREMOR announce live album release

The new album by Empty Tremor will be out on March 27, this album celebrates the Prog Metal band 20 years of career.

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LEVEL 10 album in stores

New album of the co-operation of Russell Allen / Matt Sinner reach the stores. In support the band has produced a music video for the song “Cry No More”.

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EMPTY TREMOR announce release of a new live album

“Empty Tremor are back to celebrate with their fans twenty years of unforgettable moments, collected in an acoustic album recorded live at “Arena di Mezzano (RA – Italy), their hometown, on August 2nd 2013, during the 20th anniversary celebrating live … Continue reading

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ANTHROPIA unveil song from new album “Non-Euclidean Spaces”

Here is the link to “Crawling Chaos”, a song from the new ANTHROPIA album “Non-Euclidean Spaces”:   The album is based on the Cthulhu Mythos and H.P. Lovecraft’s writings. Arjen Anthony Lucassen (Ayreon, Star one,…) and Edu Falaschi(Almah, ex-Angra) make … Continue reading

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KARNATAKA new album and tour

Karnataka are very pleased to announce the release of their new studio album “Secrets of Angels” in March 2015. Recorded at Real World Studios, Box, Wiltshire and Quadra Studios in London, the new album features 8 stunning new tracks including … Continue reading

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Progpower Europe confirms Karma Rassa

“ProgPower Europe has always been a festival that combines well established bands and  upcoming names.  Russian band Karma Rassa belongs to the latter category. The band formed in 2013 and in 2014 recorded Music Into The Void. This album landed … Continue reading

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DISTORTED HARMONY gig update & blog release

  Our biggest concert ever! Chain Reaction & (most of) Utopia – Live! Jan 13 | 20:30 | Barby, Tel Aviv Click here for the FB Event We’ve teamed up with HaMachteret – Get a chance to win 2 tickets! … Continue reading

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AURA: The new album is ready

“After more than three years of silence, Italian progsters AURA can finally announce the release date of their brand new studio album, entitled “Noise“. It represents a substantial turning of sound from the previous “Deliverance”, while retaining many of the … Continue reading

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