Monthly Archives: July 2012

Epica announce UK dates

On their Facebook Page Epica announce they will return to the UK in December. Support for these shows will be Stream of Passion… 11/12/12 : NOTTINGHAM, Rescue Rooms 12/12/12 : SHEFFIELD, The Corporation 14/12/12 : NEWCASTLE, 02 Academy 15/12/12 : GLASGOW, Classic … Continue reading

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New Marillion track online!

We’re just putting the finishing touches to ‘Sounds That Can’t Be Made’ before we head off to Amsterdam, Hamburg, Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Stockholm, Oslo and Bergen. There are still tickets available for all shows and we know it’s been raining as … Continue reading

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Jon Lord, founder of Deep Purple, dies aged 71

It is with great sadness we announce the death of Jon Lord, musician, composer and former keyboard player with the rock band Deep Purple. Jon was aged 71. He had been receiving treatment for pancreatic cancer since last August. Lord, who co-wrote many … Continue reading

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ELP re-issues

Emerson Lake & Palmer have announced plans to reissue a substantial portion from their back catalogue, starting off with their self titled debut and Tarkus. The reissues will be available in vinyl and multi-disc formats. Following on from his success … Continue reading

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Neal Morse album news

Neal Morse will release Momentum in early September, through Radiant Records… Featuring the guitar work of 6 string legend Paul Gilbert, and of course the stellar drumming of long time partner Mike Portnoy, Momentum is a musical thrill ride that … Continue reading

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Rob Cottingham solo album

Rob Cottingham, singer, song-writer, keyboard player, and the musician who founded Touchstone back in 2001 – as a result of his debut solo album, ‘Behind The Orchard Tree’ – is due to release a second solo album over a decade … Continue reading

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Alchemy by Clive Nolan

On September 2nd, 2012 the Boerderij will host Clive Nolan and friends in an afternoon of storytelling and music aimed to raise money for the theatrical production of Clive’s new musical, ‘Alchemy’. Clive will be joined on stage by the … Continue reading

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5U37ERR4NE4 – Leaving the Darkness

We bring you exciting news that IQ’s legendary double CD, ‘Subterranea’ is being made into a feature length film! A team of American filmmakers have been working with the concept album for over a year now, adapting it into a … Continue reading

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Galahad on tour….

Galahad formed in 1985 just for fun playing half covers (Genesis, Zeppelin, Rush, Sabbath, Focus, Marillion etc) and half original material. Galahad then supported a few fairly well known ‘Progressive’ bands that were coming up at the time including IQ, … Continue reading

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Kaipa new album next month

The Swedish progressive folk-rock-fusion-band Kaipa recently recorded a new album, called “Vittjar”, set for release on August 27th 2012 Europe and August 28th 2012 US on Inside Out Music. The unique music of KAIPA constantly continues to evolve but no … Continue reading

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Threshold official album trailer

Five years after their amazing 2007 release “Dead Reckoning”, British prog metal frontrunners Threshold are back with a brand-new studio album, recorded & produced in Thin Ice Studios (Dragonforce, Pendragon) by Karl Groom and Richard West with additional production at … Continue reading

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Credo new drummer

The search is over as Credo announce that Gerald “Mully” Mulligan will take over the drum throne. Mully has performed previously with Sean Filkins, The Anabasis and Lee Abraham… New CREDO drummer Gerald Mulligan, forever now known as “Mully”, is … Continue reading

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Phideaux procrastinating…

Phideaux Xavier is procrastinating, but he wanted to let you know what he’s been up to: “I have made a “promotional issue” of some finished music from albums that are not yet finished.  You might call it a teaser/taster.  It … Continue reading

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League Of Lights new single

New League Of Lights single out today featuring members of Threshold… The new LEAGUE OF LIGHTS single “Forever” is released today. The song was co-written by LEAGUE OF LIGHTS keyboard player Richard West (THRESHOLD) and vocalist Farrah West. It features … Continue reading

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Adventures In Neverland

So here we are, the mixing stage of “Adventures In Neverland”. 6 weeks ago we were finishing the last of the songs for the new The Reasoning album and now we enter the final stages leading to completion. This has … Continue reading

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