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Submitted by thanos on Wed, 09/17/2014 - 00:44 / in Reviews - Comments

Echo Us - II-XII A Priori Memóriae

Echo Us, auspiciously, are heading to the 15th year of existence, so what’s better than celebrate it with a new full-length release, their fourth to date. Echo Us is a kinda “weird” progressive act in general. Their music is mostly influenced by the likes of Alan Parsons, Vangelis, Peter Gabriel and Mike Oldfield. Thus, musically, they are into...
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 09/10/2014 - 23:51 / in News - Comments

Nordic Giants signs with Kscope

Kscope is thrilled to announce the signing of multi-instrumentalist duo Nordic Giants. Ahead of the debut album coming in early 2015, Kscope will be release Nordic Giants' 2014 self-released EPs “Build Seas” and “Dismantle Suns” together on one LP and CD this fall. A teaser video for the new signing can be seen below. Nordic Giants...
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 09/10/2014 - 18:14 / in News - Comments

Burnt Belief to release “Etymology” on October 21st 2014

World-renowned bassist Colin Edwin (Porcupine Tree, Metallic Taste of Blood, Ex-Wise Heads) and guitarist/composer Jon Durant have once again teamed up under the moniker Burnt Belief for the release of a new album of progressive ethno-ambient fusion instrumentals titled “Etymology”. “Etymology” will be released on October 21st, 2014 via...
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 09/03/2014 - 20:56 / in News - Comments

Devin Townsend to release “Z²” on October 27th 2014

Devin Townsend is extremely pleased to announce the release of long-awaited new double-album “Z²” on 27th October 2014 in Europe and 28th October 2014 in the US. The “Z²” project will also see him play a landmark show at London's legendary Royal Albert Hall on 13th April 2015. Tickets are available for this enormous show from...
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 07/31/2014 - 23:24 / in News - Comments

MKRV - W.A.Y. on August 26th 2014

Who cares about good music in Russia? Nobody, that's who. Once upon a time in the little town of Moscow, Dima, an up-and-coming singer/songwriter, composed simple songs and recorded them using the microphone from his gaming headphones. On one occasion his childhood friend Narek, who played piano and keyboards, decided to join him. Thus began the story of MKRV....
Submitted by newseditor on Sat, 07/26/2014 - 17:32 / in News - Comments

Echo Us - II:XII, À Priori Memoriaé on September 12th 2014

For the final installment of its concept-trilogy, Echo Us has signed a deal with Germany’s Dust On The Tracks Records. The worldwide release of the fourth full-length studio album, “II:XII, À Priori Memoriaé” is due Sept. 12th (Europe), Sept. 15th (UK), and Oct. 7th (USA). The album will be released on digipak as well as through all...
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 07/10/2014 - 11:40 / in News - Comments

Trioscapes - Digital Dream Sequence on August 19th 2014

Progressive/fusion trio, Trioscapes, will release their sophomore album, “Digital Dream Sequence”, on August 19th, 2014 via Metal Blade Records.    To capture the raw and dynamic mood the band has become accustomed to at their live shows, Trioscapes enlisted the expertise of Kris Hilbert at Legitimate Business in Greensboro, NC to record...
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 07/08/2014 - 00:57 / in News - Comments

Pink Floyd releases new album “The Endless River” in October 2014

Pink Floyd will release a new album entitled “The Endless River” in October 2014.   Here’s the official statement on the band’s FB page: "Pink Floyd can confirm that they are releasing a new album “The Endless River” in October 2014. It is an album of mainly ambient and instrumental music based on the 1993/4...
Submitted by thanos on Sat, 06/14/2014 - 19:33 / in Interviews - Comments

Viza

Hi K’noup. Your new album “Aria” is truly magnificent! Thus, it now holds a place in our “Gem” category! Congrats!   K: Thank you! It was quite the album to record.     Hence, what the story behind Viza? What does this band mean to you?   K: The band began as a project in 2000 when I lived in NY as a...
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 06/12/2014 - 19:10 / in News - Comments

Devin Townsend invites you to sing on “Z²”

Devin Townsend has been hard at work on the new “Z²” record for the past few months, getting it ready to welcome "Ziltoid The Omniscient" back this autumn. Much like Devin did with the "Lucky Animals" video from Epicloud, he is now inviting fans to leave their stamp on the forthcoming album by asking them to submit their vocals...