ALBUM REVIEW: Derek Sherinian – The Phoenix

Derek Sherinian is one of the most significant keyboard players of our times. He has been a key contributor in several different bands and worked with artists such as Alice Cooper, DREAM THEATRE, KISS and Billy Idol. He has also worked on at least seven solo albums, including Planet X, Mythology and Oceana 2011, with … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Derek Sherinian – The Phoenix

NEWS: GAZPACHO – Share New Video For The Title Track Of Their New Album ‘Fireworker’

To coincide with the release of their new studio album, Fireworker, Gazpacho have released a video for the title track.  Thomas Anderson from the band checks in and explains the video’s meaning  «To celebrate the release of “Fireworker” here is the film for the track. The album is about our deepest instinctual side and the fireworker who controls us … Continue reading NEWS: GAZPACHO – Share New Video For The Title Track Of Their New Album ‘Fireworker’

NEWS: PAIN OF SALVATION – Announce ‘The Perfect Element, Pt. I (Anniversary Mix 2020)’ Release

Following the release of their acclaimed new studio album “PANTHER”, Sweden’s progressive Metal innovators Pain of Salvation are announcing a special re-issue edition for their “The Perfect Element, Pt. I” album from 2000. Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the band’s third album, the re-issue version is entitled “The Perfect Element, Pt. I (Anniversary Mix 2020)” and will be released on … Continue reading NEWS: PAIN OF SALVATION – Announce ‘The Perfect Element, Pt. I (Anniversary Mix 2020)’ Release

NEWS: ORANGE GOBLIN – Announce 25th Anniversary Rescheduled Tour Dates for 2021

British heavy metal titans forced to delay 25th year Anniversary celebrations due to COVID-19 Legendary UK heavy metal four piece Orange Goblin have been forced to postpone their previously announced tour for December this year, until the same time period in 2021. In a move that will come as no surprise, the band have bowed to … Continue reading NEWS: ORANGE GOBLIN – Announce 25th Anniversary Rescheduled Tour Dates for 2021

NEWS: BUDS & SPAWN – Announce Live Streaming Show Featuring VÄLVĒ & Persona – 22nd October

Sheffield promoters Buds & Spawn first launched in 2019 bringing a series of semi-irregular nights of semi-irregular music to some of the city's great independent venue for lovers of the weird and wonky, punky and proggy, choppy changey, twisty turny, off kilter, psychedelic, experimental, math / alt / art / and the just plain awkward … Continue reading NEWS: BUDS & SPAWN – Announce Live Streaming Show Featuring VÄLVĒ & Persona – 22nd October

NEWS: GAZPACHO – Release New Single ‘Clockwork’ Taken From Forthcoming New Album ‘Fireworker’

The new single doesn’t feature on Fireworker in this form; it is part of the album’s opening track “Space Cowboy". Thomas Anderson from the band explains the song is about " a trip into the mind to uncover the animal that, the main character believes, lives there and how much of him it really controls. As the main character of the song … Continue reading NEWS: GAZPACHO – Release New Single ‘Clockwork’ Taken From Forthcoming New Album ‘Fireworker’

NEWS: THE FLOWER KINGS – Announce October 30th As Release Date For New Double Album ‘Islands’

Photo Credit: Lillian Forsberg  On October 30th, 2020 progressive rockers THE FLOWER KINGS will release their new double album “Islands” on InsideOutMusic, just a year after the group’s much celebrated “Waiting For Miracles”. Due to the Covid-19-pandemic, the album comes out quite a bit sooner than originally planned as the band’s creative mastermind Roine Stolt … Continue reading NEWS: THE FLOWER KINGS – Announce October 30th As Release Date For New Double Album ‘Islands’

ALBUM REVIEW: Morse/Portnoy/George – Cover To Cover Anthology

Let’s take a minute to enjoy the great things in life. A cool breeze on a hot summer’s day. The first bite into a crisp apple. Your musical heroes coming together to produce covers of well regarded rock classics. For those who don’t know who these people are, here's a rundown. Neal Morse (Vocals, Keys, … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Morse/Portnoy/George – Cover To Cover Anthology

NEWS: NEAL MORSE – Launches Video For ‘In The Name Of The Lord’, First Single From ‘Sola Gratia’

Neal Morse recently announced the release of ‘Sola Gratia’, his new solo progressive rock concept album, for the 11th September 2020. Originating from a seed planted in his mind about writing a record based on the apostle Paul, ‘Sola Gratia’ quickly came together at the beginning of 2020. The album sees Neal working with long-time collaborators Mike … Continue reading NEWS: NEAL MORSE – Launches Video For ‘In The Name Of The Lord’, First Single From ‘Sola Gratia’