Monthly Archives: December 2012

Ravi Shankar RIP

Influential Indian sitar legend, Ravi Shankar has died at the Scripps Memorial Hospital in San Diego at the age of 92… Ravi Shankar gained international recognition through his association with George Harrison and The Beatles as well as collaborations with … Continue reading

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Henry Fool new album next year

After some 11 years in gestation Henry Fool’s second album Men Singing is scheduled for release, via Kscope, in March 2013… Speaking on his blog, Tim Bowness had the following to say: Prologue: Late November 2012 and the Sheffield to … Continue reading

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Eddie Jobson band update

Eddie Jobson (UK), announces his 2013 tour band line-up (although no dates as yet). Along with Eddie Jobson will be Marc Bonilla, Alex Machacek, Billy Sherwood and Virgil Donati. Please note the line-up for The Cruise to the Edge remains as Eddie … Continue reading

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Yes to perform “classic albums” on US Tour

Rock Legends, Yes, Present Triple-Header 2013 Tour. Grammy award-winning rock luminaries, Yes, announce triple-album March to May 2013 North American tour. The band will perform three of rock’s most influential albums, The Yes Album, Close to the Edge and Going … Continue reading

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Colossus ~ a syNphonic collection

The latest in the popular Colossus series of releases celebrates the work of H.P. Lovecraft. A syNphonic Collection features twenty artists garnered from across the progressive circle. An inspired and exciting musical journey through “weird fiction” as explored by twenty … Continue reading

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IQ updates

IQ along Giant Electric Pea (GEP) records will release the 2013 remix of Tales From The Lush Attic in January 2013. Mike Holmes also talks of new material for the next album – CLICK HERE to read his ‘This Is New Stuff? … Continue reading

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New Manning album for 2013

Work has started on the next MANNING Studio album (#14) It is to be called “The Root, The Leaf & The Bone” and is set for Autumn 2013 release… Nine  new tracks have been composed (in no set running order … Continue reading

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Mike Oldfield album update

Today, (7th December 2012), Mike Oldfield posted an update on his progress on his rock album… Hi Everyone ! Just finished the last demo for the rock album. There are 10 songs altogether and I just sent the last one off … Continue reading

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Huw Lloyd Langton RIP

Former Hawkwind guitarist Huw Lloyd Langton died yesterday (6th December 2012) at the aged of 61 and following a two-year battle with cancer. Hawkwind posted the following: It is with immense sadness that we have to let you know our great … Continue reading

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Gavin Harrison/Modern Drummer giveaway

To mark the launch of Porcupine Tree’s, Octane Twisted, Gavin Harrison and Modern Drummer have teamed up to launch a gear giveaway. Fans can enter online HERE for the chance to win some of Harrison’s favourite gear from the likes of Zildjian, Remo, Sonor, Vic … Continue reading

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Osada Vida update

We are very proud to announce that Osada Vida have just re-new their recording contract with Metal Mind Productions. Their next, yet untitled studio album is planned to be released in Spring 2013. Łukasz Lisiak, bass guitarist comments: „We’ve just … Continue reading

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Steve Hackett more UK dates

“Due to huge public demand, Steve Hackett has added another 9 UK dates to his Genesis Revisited Tour in 2013. The additional shows will be in October and November 2013 and will take in Birmingham (22nd October), Bristol, Manchester, Newcastle, … Continue reading

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Leprous tour dates for 2013

Norwegian’s Leprous, who recently announced they have started recording material to follow up last year’s Bilateral, have announced live dates for 2013 – with more to be added soon… 11.01.2013  Tel Aviv (Israel) – Reading 3/ProgStage Winter Mini-Fest 15.01.2013  Beograd … Continue reading

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Threshold 2013 Tour Dates

Threshold will kick off their March Of Progress Tour 2013 on 1st March 2013 at Camden Underworld (London | UK). The dates will promote the release of the March Of Progress studio album. 01 March 2013 : Underworld London, England … Continue reading

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Mostly Autumn acoustic date

Mostly Autumn who will be in The Netherlands for a short run of dates in December have added an acoustic show on 13th December at the Bluescafe, Apeldoorn.  The full list of MA dates for the remainder of the year … Continue reading

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