Monthly Archives: September 2012

Simon Oberender RIP

DPRP wishes to express its condolences for the tragic passing of Beyond The Bridge guitar and keyboard player Simon Oberender. Oberender was also the keyboardist for Amanda Somerville’s band Trillium and worked in the Gate Studios in Wolfsburg as a … Continue reading

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Nosound – At The Pier

Nosound are currently working on their new album, which will be released in early 2013. Ahead of this release comes At The Pier, a new EP which features three brand new tracks. For the tracks Nosound are joined by Marianne … Continue reading

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Renaissance updates

Renaissance have been forced to postpone nine of their forthcoming (October) US Tour Dates. Annie has recently been diagnosed with a serious spine injury and will be out of action for two to three months. Click HERE for a list … Continue reading

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Steve Hackett Genesis Revisited World Tour 2013

Steve Hackett has revealed the first shows for the Genesis Revisited World Tour 2013. Confimed dates for the UK are as follows: 10/05/13 : LONDON, Hammersmith Apollo 11/05/13 : CARDIFF, St David’s Hall 12/05/13 : LIVERPOOL, Philharmonic 14/05/13 : GLASGOW, … Continue reading

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The Moody Blues UK shows

The Moody Blues have announced UK Tour dates for June 2013… 05/06/13 : OXFORD, New Theatre 07/06/13 : CARDIFF, St David’s Hall 06/06/13 : BIRMINGHAM, LG Arena 09/06/13 : LIVERPOOL, Philharmonic Hall 11/06/13 : NEWCASTLE, City Hall 12/06/13 : MANCHESTER, … Continue reading

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Australian prog legends Unitopia

Much to the excitement of progressive rock fans around the globe, legendary Australian prog ensemble Unitopia is releasing a new CD of cover songs titled ‘Covered Mirror’ on October 31, 2012. The most well-known and respected progressive rock band to … Continue reading

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Why Yes don’t need Anderson or Wakeman!

Steve Howe says classic-era Yes members Jon Anderson and Rick Wakeman couldn’t be there now because they don’t want to commit to what the band believes it must do. And he sees no contradiction in Asia having done nothing while … Continue reading

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New video The Pineapple Thief

The Pineapple Thief’s slow climb to acclaim was accelerated with 2010 album Someone Here is Missing – now they’re poised to take another step with All The Wars. They’ve released an evocative ballad-style promo video for the title track, directed … Continue reading

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ProgPower Europe information!

We just would like you to know that day tickets for ProgPower Europe are available now. Check it out at Because we use an online ticket system you will get your tickets right away after your payment. Therefore we … Continue reading

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The remarkable new concept album in the tradition of War of the Worlds, Dark Side of the Moon and Tubular Bells featuring the talents of: Steve Hackett – Francis Dunnery – Steve Balsamo- Gavin Harrison – Nick Beggs – Mel … Continue reading

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New keyboarder for Magic Pie!

It is with great pleasure we announce that the hunt for a new keybord wizard is over! After auditioning several skilled musicians, all the members of Magic Pie bonded with Erling Henanger and the new line-up is ready to start … Continue reading

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Focus album release X

Legendary progressive rock veterans Focus are set to release their new studio album FOCUS X on November 5 via Eastworld Recordings. With their unique progressive rock Focus manifested themselves at the start of the seventies as the most successful and … Continue reading

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TesseracT reveal new singer

TesseracT have named Ashe O’Hara as their new singer, following the departure of Elliot Coleman. The band, who won the New Blood gong at Prog Magazine’s inaugural Progressive Music Awards, have also released a sneak preview of upcoming single Nocture, … Continue reading

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Kings & Thieves

Geoff Tate, the legendary QUEENSRŸCHE frontman and one of the most acclaimed vocalists in the history of hard rock and heavy metal, will release his second solo album, “Kings & Thieves”, on November 6 via InsideOut Music. Audio samples of … Continue reading

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The Reasoning & Touchstone on tour

To promote their new CD “Adventures in Neverland”, The Reasoning will start a double headliner tour with Touchstone this Thursday in the Netherlands and the UK! We’re not going to try and explain everything about this album, because, as always, … Continue reading

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