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External release music video for new single “Anhedonia”

A Finland-based progressive metal act External have released a new single, “Anhedonia”. It’s their first release with guitarist Roger Lundberg, as well as the first with major songwriting contribution from bassist Samuel Järvinen.

In the mixing process External worked with Asger Mygind from the Danish band Vola. The song is accompanied by a music video by Tuomas Ikonen.
 
Check the music video for “Anhedonia” below.

Jordsjø to release new studio album “Nattfiolen” on May 24th 2019

Norwegian Prog Rockers Jordsjø are back with “Nattfiolen”, an album filled with acoustic guitars, flutes, tape echo, analogue synths and Hammond organ. Warm and dreamy, “Nattfiolen” reflects the band’s longing for a simpler life close to nature, and an imaginary past where life is centered around music.

Avandra releases lyric video for new single “Even//You”

Puerto Rican prog-metal band Avandra have released new single “Even//You”, taken from their upcoming new album “Descender”, which is set for release on April 26th, 2019, via Blood Music.

Check out the lyric video for “Even//You” below.

This follows first single “Derelict Minds”, which features ex Dream Theater keyboardist Kevin Moore - check it out here.

Aeon Zen to release new studio album “Inveritas” on May 10th 2019

UK Progressive Metal band Aeon Zen will release their fifth studio album, “Inveritas”, on May 10th, 2019.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Ephemera” will be available in digipack, digital download, and producer pack versions. You can pre-order the album here and get an immediate download of another new song!

Check out the lyric video for “Inveritas”, (featuring Vadim Pruzhanov from DragonForce), below.

Bjørn Riis to release new studio album “A Storm is Coming” on May 3rd 2019

Fans of Atmospheric Prog Rock will have something to look forward to on the 3rd of May, 2019, because that’s the date that Karisma Records will release “A Storm is Coming”, the latest album from Bjørn Riis, also known as the co-founder, songwriter and lead guitarist of Norwegian Prog Rockers Airbag.

The Mute Gods release official video for new single “One Day” feat. Alex Lifeson

The Mute Gods, featuring Nick Beggs (Steven Wilson, Steve Hackett), Roger King (Steve Hackett) & Marco Minnemann (The Aristocrats, The Sea Within), are set to release their third studio album “Atheists & Believers” on March 22nd, 2019.

Today they launch a video for the track “One Day”, which features Alex Lifeson of Rush as guest, and you can watch the clip below.

Avandra to release new studio album “Descender” on April 26th 2019

Puerto Rican prog-metal band Avandra have announced the release of new album “Descender” on April 26th, 2019, via Blood Music and unveiled new single, “Derelict Minds”.

“Derelict Minds” features ex Dream Theater keyboardist Kevin Moore. Check out the lyric video below.

Pre-order “Descender” here.

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