Monthly Archives: June 2011

ProgRock Records sign Xanadu

Xanadu was founded in May 2008 by a couple of local Polish musicians, who felt the need to play ambitious music with a hint of melancholy, yet with some rock inside. This is, in a sense, a continuation of “the … Continue reading

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An Evening With Todd Rundgren

Todd Rundgren is to play four “intimate” UK shows in October under the banner of “An Evening With Todd Rundgren” The dates are: 01/10/11 : MANCHESTER, HMV Ritz 03/10/11 : LONDON, Jazz Cafe 04/10/11 : LONDON, Jazz Cafe 05/10/11 : … Continue reading

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Dec Burke live DVD

Dec Burke (Frost* and Darwin’s Radio) recently posted this on his Facebook page… A live DVD coming to coincide with the release of the new album “Paradigms & Storylines” If you want to be part of the audience, it will be … Continue reading

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NOTP Festival VI – Part 2

On my way to the “Night of the Prog festival VI : Part 2 by Joris Donkel Friday July 8th Starting the festival off will be German band Martigan, as a result of an insiders tip from someone who was … Continue reading

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Epigene release rock opera

EPIGENE release their rock opera – A Wall Street Odyssey – 27th August on Amammi Music Upstate NY band Epigene has announced the release of their 3rd album, a brilliant new rock opera called “A Wall Street Odyssey; The City, … Continue reading

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Esoteric Recordings schedule

“Just to update you on our forthcoming schedule for next 3 months…” June Lol Coxhill – Ear Of The Beholder David Bedford – Nurses Song with Elephants CCLR – CCLR (Cavalli-Cocchi, Lanzetti & Roversi) Bill Nelson – Northern Dream  Dave … Continue reading

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Strawberry Fields release live DVD in early September

Wojtek Szadkowski, one of the most brilliant artists on the progressive rock scene and the leader of the renown prog-rock band Satellite, returns this Autumn with a DVD release of his outstanding and surprising project Strawberry Fields!   On the … Continue reading

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The Wall Live goes down under

To coincide with the seven disc “box set” reissue of Pink Floyd’s The Wall (scheduled for 27th February 2012) - Roger Waters is to take The Wall Tour to Australia and New Zealand. Dates confirmed are: 27 Jan 2012 – PERTH, Burswood … Continue reading

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Alberto Bonomi RIP

Alberto Bonomi, keybord player with Italian band D.F.A. died as the result of a automobile accident on Sunday 26th June 2011. He was 48… Leonardo Pavkovic from MoonJune Records posted the following: My personal friend, Alberto “Il Maestro” Bonomi, the highly-respected … Continue reading

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NOTP Festival VI – Part 1

On my way to the Night of the Prog Festival : Part 1 by Joris Donkel This year the sixth edition of the “Night of the Prog Festival VI” will take place, once again on the Loreley stage high above … Continue reading

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Arch/Matheos Band debut album

Metal Blade report that Jim Matheos (Fates Warning & OSI) and John Arch (formerly with Fates Warning) have teamed up with Joey Vera (bass), Bobby Jarzombek (drums) and Frank Aresti (additional guitars) to release their debut album Sympathetic Resonance on … Continue reading

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Quasar new releases

Quasar set to release live album Quasar who are currently in the latter processes of recording their third studio album have a new live CD out later this year ~ entitled Eyes Of The Innocents. The current line-up features founder member … Continue reading

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Silhoutte gig date

Dutch symphonic neo proggers Silhouette will perform a 2 hour afternoon show at ‘t Blok in Nieuwerkerk on 13th November 2011. The band who recently started recording songs for the third album “Across The Rubicon” plan to perform their new material in … Continue reading

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Radiohead The King of Limbs: Live From The Basement

BBC Worldwide Music Television has signed a deal with Radiohead to distribute internationally a new and exclusive live performance of Radiohead’s eighth album, ‘The King of Limbs’. Radiohead – The King of Limbs: Live From The Basement is a 55-minute … Continue reading

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Within Temptation single

“Sinéad” is our second single from “The Unforgiving” and will be released between July 15th and 19th in most countries. We took the opportunity to further enhance the track’s dance floor appeal by asking four acclaimed dance producers to remix … Continue reading

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