Monthly Archives: June 2011

Damian Wilson new website

Damian Wilson has launched a brand new website. Many fans know Damian as a solo artist but he has an impressive range of bands on his discography and these include his current fronting of Threshold, Maiden uniteD and Headspace, but … Continue reading

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Garden Wall new album

Italy’s premier progressive metal band is back with its new studio album, “Assurdo” – their first release on Lizard Records. This is the third and closing chapter of an ideal trilogy, started with “Forget The Colours” and continued with “Towards … Continue reading

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Presto Ballet new single

“Wow, what a day! Our new drummer quits, and the new record release is announced!” King Of The Stars  The Clock  A Distant Heart  Deep Dark Blue  Looking Glass  BONUS TRACK The Faith Healer – ONLY available on CD The … Continue reading

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Panic Room UK tour

PANIC ROOM will be hitting the road this September & October with a Major UK tour. Their biggest set of dates yet, the autumn tour will span 6 weeks, 3 countries, and over 20 cities. We have taken a lot … Continue reading

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The Strawbs update

Progressive folk rockers, The Strawbs who earlier this month re-released the 1984 Hero And Heroine In Ascencia album, have updated their originally proposed electric tour from May 2011. The dates have now been re-arranged for November. The Electric gigs so far, are as … Continue reading

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Hawkwind live dates

Hawkwind have added three more dates in Sheffield, Birmingham and Manchester to their Christmas shows for 2011. The full list (so far) now reads: 12/08/11 : FALMOUTH, Princess Pavillion 07/12/11 : SHEFFIELD, The Plug 08/12/11 : BIRMINGHAM, HMV Institute 09/12/11 … Continue reading

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Steve Hackett adds London date

The Steve Hackett Electric Band have added a London show to their UK dates for later this year.  The line-up will feature Steve on guitars and vocals with Roger King on keyboards, Gary O’Toole drums and vocals, Nick Beggs bass guitar and … Continue reading

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Threshold European shows

Threshold are currently rehearsing for some European summer shows before they return to the studio to complete the recording of their forthcoming ninth studio album. They will play the following shows: 25/06  Redemption Club, Derby, England 01/07  House of Progression … Continue reading

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Clarence Clemons RIP

Clarence Clemons, a founding member of Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band in 1972, has died after suffering a stroke. The great saxophonist was 69 when he passed away on Saturday, June 18. Bruce Springsteen released the following statement: … Continue reading

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Glass Hammer in the studio

Glass Hammer is back in the studio hard at work on a follow up to last year’s “IF”. No title and no release date yet. But the lineup will be the same; featuring Jon Davison and Alan Shikoh along with … Continue reading

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New Jethro Tull album next year

According to a recent interview with Ian Anderson a new Tull album will appear next March. In the interview with Vintage Rock Ian confirms that he has all the material written and that the studio time has been booked for later … Continue reading

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Night Of The Prog IV

The Night Of The Prog festival have confirmed that Vanden Plas will perform at this year’s festival as a replacement for Moon Safari who sadly had to cancel. The line-up for Night Of The Prog VI is as follows: Friday 8th … Continue reading

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IQ 30th anniversary specials at Boerderij

IQ will be celebrating their 30th anniversary with a special two night event at the Boerderij in Zoetermeer, Holland on October 22nd and 23rd. Each night will feature a different set – one night will span their 30 year career … Continue reading

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Mike Portnoy latest band announcement

Mike Portnoy’s latest band Adrenaline Mob which features Symphony X vocalist Russell Allen, guitarists Mike Orlando, Rich Ward and bassist Paul DiLeo make their live debut in New York on Friday, 24th June at The Hiro Ballroom, New York City. The … Continue reading

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CCLR debut album release

CCLR  are Cavalli-Cocchi, Lanzetti and Roversi. Their debut album will be released on Monday 27th June 2011 through Esoteric Recordings Brand new debut album from Italian Progressive Rock trio CCLR featuring Bernado Lanzetti (the voice of PFM) and with special … Continue reading

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