Monthly Archives: February 2011

Galahad biography

News from Stu Nicholson …. As many of you may or may not be aware we are having an official biography written about the band. Andy Wild, who has also written a rather good Twelfth Night biography, is the author … Continue reading

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Radiohead announce new album

Radiohead have announced the title and release date of their new album today. The band’s 8th studio album will be entitled “The King of Limbs” and will be released this Saturday, 19 February. For the time being the album will … Continue reading

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Grammys do prog?

The annual Grammy Awards Ceremony was held last night. Amongst the winners and nominees there were quite a few bands and artists from ‘our’ genre. Muse took home the award for Best Rock Album for “The Resistance”, of which the … Continue reading

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Progmeister Festival update

The Progmeister Festival which is due to take place on Saturday, 26th March 2011 at The Studio in Hartlepool, have announced that unfortunately The Dec Burke Band have withdrawn from the proceedings. However the organisers are delighted to announce that … Continue reading

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Karnataka announce new vocalist!

Karnataka have announced that Hayley Griffiths will be their new vocalist ….  “Hayley Griffiths has toured the world as lead vocalist with the Celtic musical phenomena Riverdance and Lord Of The Dance. In 2004, Hayley was flown to Dublin to sing for the … Continue reading

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Fused Festival Update ….

Updated news from Stephen Lambe for the inaugural Fused Festival happening in April 2011 …. Day tickets for Fused are now available. Saturday and Sunday tickets cost £26.50 (under 16s £15.90). Friday tickets cost £18.50 (under 16s £11.11) 3 day … Continue reading

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It Bites – Live UK Dates

It Bites announce live UK dates… 14/05/11 : MANCHESTER, Academy 15/05/11 : BIRMINGHAM, The Asylum (Z Rock Festival) 16/05/11 : LONDON, The Peel, House of Progression 18/05/11 : NEWCASTLE, The Cluny 19/05/11 : GLASGOW, The Arches 20/05/11 : WHITEHAVEN, Rosehill … Continue reading

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Derek Sherinian Update

Hello Friends, Happy New Year! It has been over four year since I have sent out a newsletter. Since I do not do Twitter or Facebook, this will be the most direct way I can get news and career updates … Continue reading

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Tiles – Live Song!

News from Tiles: Our friends at ProgScape Radio will feature the world premiere of “Remember to Forget (live)” Tuesday, February 15th sometime between 8-9pm EST. Remarkably, in our 17-year existence, “Remember to Forget” is our first-ever live song mixed from … Continue reading

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Dream Theater, Anathema, IQ and more announced for Loreley

Dream Theater and Anathema confirmed for Loreley Continue reading

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Proto-Kaw back with a new album

A new studio release from Proto-Kaw, “Forth” coming in the Spring of 2011 … Three years in the making, “Forth”  is the most intriguing Proto-Kaw album to date.  New material from composer Kerry Livgren takes the unique Proto-Kaw sound to … Continue reading

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Sylvan writing 8th Studio Album

Every beginning is hard, none more so than writing a new album. Where is the journey to go? What is the right direction? We really try to explore a new aspect from our music with every new album and that … Continue reading

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Sylvan’s Deliverance a Special Edition

After years of waiting the first Sylvan CD “Deliverance” is available again. And it’s a Special Edition! Beside a narrowly mixed artwork and a overworked version of “A Fairytale Ending”, the special edition contains a bonus CD with the 12 … Continue reading

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Par Lindh new studio album

For those in the progressive rock community Pär Lindh is considered a keyboard wizard – so much so that he was chosen to play keys for the reunion of the legendary Nice (a prestigious position only held by keyboard visionary … Continue reading

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Gary Moore – RIP

The BBC have just reported that renowned rock guitarist Gary Moore has died today, Sunday 6th February, in a hotel room in Spain …. Mr Gary Moore, 58, was, originally from Belfast, and was a former member of the legendary Irish … Continue reading

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