Monthly Archives: February 2012

Carl Palmer tour dates

Carl Palmer has announced a string of European dates for April and May, before heading back to the UK for the ‘Pictures at an Exhibition’ Tour UK Spring 2012 2012 Europe Spring Tour  11 April L’Aquila, Italy Venue: TBA   15 … Continue reading

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Peter Gabriel Live In Athens 1987

In the briefest of posts on Peter Gabriel’s Facebook Page he mentions that work is being carried out on a new version of Live In Athens 1987. “Remixing PG live in Athens in HD and 5.1 from 87 .. We … Continue reading

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The Enid – live

The band’s first outing with a full symphony orchestra was a total success and plans are already afoot for similar shows next year, both in the UK and abroad. The show kicked off with Judgement Day and In The Region … Continue reading

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Peter Matuchniak

“Uncover Me” offers a wide musical experience through progressive, jazz, folk and rock. The two-part Landscape Burning suite features 15 minutes of progressively styled music reminiscent of Pink Floyd and Alan Parsons. Offering acoustic music laced with flute to harder-edged … Continue reading

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New studio album Hawkwind

Hawkwind are excited to announce that their new studio album “Onward” will be released April 30th on the Plastic Head label. More details to follow later, but for now we are pleased to announce the following dates: Fri 1st June … Continue reading

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Astra to release “The Black Chord” in March

The new track from The Black Chord, Quake Meat, can be heard now here below! The Black Chord will be available in North American on March 27th. Astra will be hosting an album release show in San Diego on March … Continue reading

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Marillion announce French dates

At the end of 2012 Marillion will presenting their second leg of the European tour with some dates in France. 16.11.12 : Lille – Le Splendid 21.11.12 : Strasbourg – La Laiterie 18.01.13 : Paris – Le Trianon 19.01.13 : … Continue reading

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Judge Smith – Van Der Graaf Generator

Independent composer and recording artist Judge Smith, who in 1967 co-founded with Peter Hammill the influential underground band‘Van der Graaf Generator’, has created a movie for your ears –a new concept CD titled ‘Orfeas'; a retelling of the ancient myth … Continue reading

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Fughu

Fughu is a truly modern progressive band with real rock attitude that willingly explores new horizons whilst celebrating the past. Fughu seamlessly fuses Argentinian roots and personal influences to create something unique. The band was conceived on 31 January at … Continue reading

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Celebration Festival in July

House Of Progression announce a two day festival in July featuring IQ, It Bites, The Tangent, Magenta, Sean Filkins, The Dec Burke Band, Tinyfish, The Mars Hollow and still more to be added… The event will take place at The Hipperdrome, … Continue reading

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Minor Giant

Minor Giant is a new Dutch progressive rock project founded by keyboardplayer/composer Rindert Lammers and drummer Roy Post. The project started to take shape in 2011 with the addition of vocalist/guitarist Jordi Repkes, bassplayer Harry den Hartog and additional keyboardplayer … Continue reading

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Tony Banks new classical album

On March 6, founding Genesis member Tony Banks’ new classical album Six Pieces For Orchestra will be released on the Naxos label. This is Tony’s second classical recording, following 2004’s Seven: A Suite for Orchestra. Tony says of the works: … Continue reading

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David Gilmour talks about The Wall

In the final installment of the WHY PINK FLOYD? promo campaign, David Gilmour talks about THE WALL with Paul Rappaport, who visited David’s houseboat/recording studio, Astoria, for the conversation. Gilmour explains and plays a little of the guitar the solo … Continue reading

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Cosmas – Remastered

On March 23rd Damian Wilson’s first album ‘Cosmas’ will be re-released on iTunes and as limited edition CD. “Cosmas was originally mastered in 1997 by Chris Blair the Senior Mastering Engineer at Abbey Road Studios. Chris worked with the Beatles, … Continue reading

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The Rome Pro(G)ject

The Rome Pro(G)ject featuring David Cross, Francesco Di Giacomo, John Hackett, Steve Hackett, David Jackson, Nick Magnus, Richard Sinclair and more! “Some of the most important names of the progressive rock scene and friends comment and celebrate in adventurous and … Continue reading

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