Monthly Archives: April 2013

Celebr8.2 full festival confirmed

Organisers behind the second Celebr8 festival have issued full details for the even that takes place on May 11-12 at the Hippodrome, Kingston Upon Thames. Celebr8.2 stars Threshold, Arena, Frost*, Haken and many others, with exclusive debut and one-off UK … Continue reading

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Marillion world record claimed

We did it … alongside Abbey Road Studios LiveHereNow team the Friday night show of the 2013 UK Marillion Weekend at the Wolverhampton Civic Hall was successfully made available for chart eligible sale in record time. 10 hours and 31 … Continue reading

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KingBathmat offer free sampler

KingBathmat are offering a free six-track album sampler download via their Bandcamp page. It includes one song from each of the band’s studio albums: Son Of A Nun (2003); Crowning Glory (2004); Fantastic Freak Show Carnival (2005); Blue Sea, Black … Continue reading

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Rhys Marsh’s ‘Old School’ album

Rhys Marsh And The Autumn Ghost recorded upcoming double-album Trio in just two days. Hear a sampler clip below. The three-piece wanted to capture the live energy they’ve become acclaimed for, and decided the only course of action was to … Continue reading

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Ian Neal enters The Space Age

Ian Neal enters The Space Age Ian Neal has released his third album, Astro – and this time he’s exploring science fiction themes. In a departure from his previous outings, two tracks on the new work include vocals and lyrics. … Continue reading

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ROCK ITtervoort

Landmarq (UK), Knight Area (NL), Martigan (DE) and Silhouette (NL) are the bands for the 7th edition of ROCK ITtervoort. For the first time in history their will be 4 bands performing at ROCK ITtervoort. As usual these bands come … Continue reading

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DPRP Radio: Downloads returns….

Thanks to help from a DPRP reader we are again able to offer downloads of the weekly DPRP Radio Show. Copyright issues in the UK halted the download option of the show last month. However Cliff Pearson, who produces a … Continue reading

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New teaser Sound of Contact

Spock’s Beard, Beardfish, Sound Of Contact tour May 3: Corporation, Sheffield, UK May 4: The Arches, Glasgow, UK May 5: Academy 2, Newcastle, UK May 6: Robin 2, Bilston, UK May 7: The Garage, London, UK May 8: La Scene … Continue reading

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Support the Electric Garden Festival

The second Electric Garden Festival is set to take place on May 3 and 4 in Blackpool (UK) – but organisers need your support to make sure the event can go ahead securely. The lineup features Karnataka, Comedy Of Errors, … Continue reading

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New release Fish – Leamington Spa Convention

Now available for pre order – release date May 13th “Leamington Spa fan club Convention” Sunday 21st October 2012. 2CD and 1 DVD housed in double tray fat jewel case with 12 page booklet – all in 4 colours. This … Continue reading

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Scott Rockenfield produced Headless album

Queensryche drummer Scott Rockenfield has powered the new album by revamped Italian band Headless, and it’s set for release in June. Hear the band’s track Primetime below. It’s fronted by Goran Edman of Yngwie Malmsteen and John Norum fame, and … Continue reading

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Genesis still inspires Ray Wilson

Ray Wilson still regards his time in Genesis as a high point of his career – and he’s still inspired by the experience, he’s revealed. The vocalist continues to use a songwriting method he learned from the band, which they’d … Continue reading

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IOEarth postpone Live album launch show

IOEarth have postponed their planned show at the Hare & Hounds in Birmingham on April 21, after pulling out of the HRH Prog festival at the weekend. The band say singer Claire Malin is seriously ill and is not able … Continue reading

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Dutch Exposure Festival

On May 4 the finalists of Dutch Exposure will be playing live at Xinix in Nieuwendijk (NL). Incidense, Trip Trigger and Profuna Ocean all promise us a show we won’t forget easily. And of course the winner of the record … Continue reading

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New Silhouette guitarplayer

Dutch progrockers Silhouette have extended their live line-up with a new lead gitarist going by the name Daniel van der Weijde. To give vocalist Brian de Graeve more room performing vocals, the band decided to add an additional guitarplayer on … Continue reading

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