Monthly Archives: February 2011

Touchstone go on tour!

Touchstone hit the road early next week with a series of UK tour dates where they will be headlining “Progression 2 – A New Breed Tour” which also features Enochian Theory & Jurojin.  Check out the dates also in our … Continue reading

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The Samurai of Prog

The debut CD of THE SAMURAI OF PROG “Undercover” will be released by Musea Records just before summer. The band consists of Marco Bernard – Rickenbacker bass, Kimmo Pörsti – drums and Steve Unruh – vocals, violin and guitars. Furthermore it … Continue reading

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Exawatt release 2nd album

Italian prog metallers Exawatt, born in 1991, come back again on the international metal scene with their second work, called “Among Different Sights”,  mastered by Markus Teske (Vanden Plas, Dominici, etc.) at the Bazement Studio in Hünstetten (Germany). The cover, … Continue reading

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Jump release new album

Jump have just released their 11th studio album entitled “The Beachcomber” …

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Rush Moving Pictures 5.1

News from …. Moving Pictures 5.1 Surround Remix Coming April 5th According to, the Moving Pictures 5.1 surround remix will be released April 5th with two available packages including a CD/DVD set, and a CD/BD set. Update: apparently … Continue reading

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Psychedelic Ensemble Single

The Psychedelic Ensemble has just released a sneak-peek-single from a new album scheduled for release in June. The single, “The Secrets of Your Mind”, can be downloaded at The Psychedelic Ensemble Official Website (

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Sleepytime Gorilla Museum to end

We are announcing the following shows: April 7th, 2011 – Casbah, San Diego, CA April 8th, 2011 – Troubador, Los Angeles, CA April 10th, 2011 – The Independent, San Francisco, CA If you go to these shows, you will have … Continue reading

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Free Devin Townsend live EP download

Inside Out have released a free live EP by Devin Townsend, available to anyone who shares this news via Facebook or Twitter. You can register and download the EP here. Devin says about the EP: My friend Brett Caldas-Lima, who … Continue reading

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Within Temptation – NL Festivals

As you know we are not able to do a lot of festivals due to Sharon’s pregnancy. Therefore, if you want to see us perform this summer, you have 2 options to buy tickets for. First of all Bavaria Open … Continue reading

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Steven Wilson talks new solo album

Steven Wilson posted the following update on his Official Facebook: My second solo album is nearing completion. It will be in the form of 2 separate 40 minute albums released in the same 2 CD set, and will also come … Continue reading

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Blackfield – Festival date

Blackfield are now confirmed as part of the 40th Anniversary line-up at Ilosaaririck in Finland this July. The festival dates are 15th-17th July and Blackfield will announce soon which day of the festival they will perform on. The first Ilosaarirock … Continue reading

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Hostsonaten Project release Summereve

After 11 years of long work the Hostsonaten project “The Seasoncycle Suite” is finally ended … Next week “Summereve”, the first and final part of the suite, will be available and can be pre-ordered HERE. Fabio Zuffanti and his staff would … Continue reading

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Many prog bands announced for High Voltage 2011

Several new names have been added to the line-up of the second edition of the High Voltage Festival to be held at Victoria Park in London on 23 and 24 July 2011. The Prog Stage will see amongst others Caravan, … Continue reading

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Night of the Prog VI line-up final

The last three bands have been confirmed for the 6th Night of the Prog Festival at Loreley in Germany. The full festival line-up is as follows: Friday 8 July 2011: Martigan Sky Architect Threshold Riverside Eloy Saturday 9 July 2011: Moon … Continue reading

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Presto Ballet

US Prog rockers Presto Ballet have just released their third album “Invisible Places” (Europe – 4 Feb / USA – 15 Feb) 1.  Between The Lines 2.  The Puzzle 3.  Sundancer 4.  Of Grand Design 5.  One Perfect Moment 6.  All … Continue reading

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