Monthly Archives: January 2013

Esoteric Recordings schedule

have issued their release schedule for February and March 2013. For more detailed news and information please visit the Esoteric Recordings website. Listen also to their first Podcast featuring many of their recent releases… February Greg Lake – Songs Of A … Continue reading

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hAND release promo interview

UK prog metal band hAND have released a video interview with front woman Kat Ward.She talks about the writing process, the ideas behind the new songs, and a gives us a full rundown of all the tracks. Pre-production material and … Continue reading

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Ian Anderson special TAAB show at The Royal Albert Hall

Ian Anderson announces a very special one-off show at the Royal Albert Hall on 30th June. Thick As A Brick was last performed at the RAH in 1972 and Ian Anderson brings it back to the prestigious venue with part … Continue reading

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Cathedral’s Tom Doncourt working on new material

Keyboard player Tom Doncourt is working on new material for his Fauve Museum project. It’s called Lost Highways. He’s also working on a new project called Theater of Coincidence. Click HERE to listen. More info to follow…

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Rock In Opposition Festival 2013

The 6th edition of the RIO Festival have announced the final program for this year’s festival.  Held in Carmaux (France), the festival once again boasts an impressive collection of artists… Friday ~ 20th September FAUST (GER/IT/FR) ARANIS (B) L’ENFANCE ROUGE (FR/IT) … Continue reading

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The Mars Volta split up

According to the Guardian Newspaper, Texan proggers The Mars Volta have disbanded… After six albums and more than 10 years, the Mars Volta have split. Singer Cedric Bixler-Zavala announced on Twitter that he is dissolving the band, blaming a lack … Continue reading

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Rush spring leg tour dates

The Rush Clockwork Angels Tour will continue in 2013 to over 20+ cities in North America this year. Beginning in April, fans will be able to catch RUSH live in a number of new markets not visited on last year’s … Continue reading

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Arena DVD update

As recently announced, the British band Arena release their new DVD in March. The DVD titled “Rapture” was recorded in 2011, when Arena visited Poland as part of the tour promoting their new release “The Seventh Degree of Separation”. The … Continue reading

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Believe new album in April

Polish progressive art rockers Believe, release their fifth studio album entitled The Warmest Sun In Winter on 22nd April (Europe) and 7th May (USA). The album will be released through Metal Mind Productions. “Believe’s new album tells the story of a … Continue reading

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Pain of Salvation acoustic tour & new release

Kicking off activities in 2013, Swedish Pain of Salvation are ready to embark on more worldwide touring. The upcoming European tour in April will be exclusively acoustic based and Pain of Salvation will be joined for the 3 weeks of … Continue reading

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MoonJune Records announce latest release

Yagull is a New York City-based acoustic power project — written, arranged and produced by composer/ guitarist Sasha Markovic.  On their debut, “films”, Markovic is joined by an extraordinary group of soloists consisting of Lori Reddy (flute), Eylon Tushiner (sax) … Continue reading

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Pendragon live album update

Pendragon‘s double live album, Out Of Order Comes Chaos is scheduled for release on 4th March in Europe (via Metal Mind Productions) and 9th April in the USA (via MVD). CD 1: 1. Passion 2. Back In The Spotlight 3. Ghosts 4. Not Of This World … Continue reading

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Early Genesis albums on vinyl

Excluding their 1969 debut From Genesis To Revelations, EMI are planning to release - Trespass (1970), Nursery Cryme (1971), Foxtrot (1972),  Selling England By The Pound (1973) and The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway (1974) in higher quality 180 gram audiophile vinyl … Continue reading

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Farmers Market new album release

Twenty years in the making, the Norwegian prog ensemble Farmers Market remains as equally musically complex as they are critically acclaimed. Following their 2008 outing “Surfin’ USSR” (on Mike Patton’s Ipecac Recordings), the new recordings on “Slav to the Rhythm” … Continue reading

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IO Earth to release live album

March will see the release of IO Earth‘s ~ Live In The USA double CD, recorded at Rosfest… “This live recording was taken from the critically acclaimed performance at RoSfest in the Majestic Theatre, Gettysburg, USA. Showcasing eleven tracks from their two … Continue reading

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