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Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 10/11/2013 - 13:44 / News - Comments

XNA - When We Changed You on October 22nd 2013

Following in the musical footsteps of progressive giants such as Yes and Genesis, L.A.-based collective XNA launches their debut recording, the riveting and ambitious concept album “When We Changed You”, available October 22nd, 2013. Founded by vocalist David Hussey of Genesis tribute band Gabble Ratchet and keyboardist Adam Malin, composer/author of...
Thought Chamber band pic 2013
Submitted by thanos on Sun, 10/06/2013 - 18:15 / Interviews - Comments

Thought Chamber

Hi Michael… “Psykerion” is a magnificent piece of art! We named it the Best Album of September on Grande Rock! Congrats!!!   M: Thank you so much!     To begin with, tell us something that all the fans of the band have in mind all these years. Why did it take you 6 years to come up with a new album since “Angular...
Thought Chamber Psykerion cover
Submitted by metaltom on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 01:11 / Reviews - Comments

Thought Chamber - Psykerion

“Psykerion” is the second album for the progressive rock band Thought Chamber. This is by far the best work by guitarist-composer Michael Harris who has written all the music and lyrics. The raw material of this record (as it usually happens with every project of this genius artist) is made of pure gold. But beyond this, the rest of his band is so...
Submitted by newseditor on Sun, 08/25/2013 - 12:57 / News - Comments

Lebowski & Markus Stockhausen - Goodbye My Joy single out in September 2013

“Goodbye My Joy” – is a fruit of cooperation between Lebowski (the instrumental music specialists from Poland) and Markus Stockhausen, an icon of European Jazz.   The artwork was created by a well-known photographer Wiktor Franko, which is also the author of the “Cinematic” album cover.   Markus Stockhausen is one of...
Submitted by thanos on Sun, 08/18/2013 - 01:23 / Reviews - Comments

Ashes of Chaos - Eye

Ashes of Chaos is a newcomer formed in Italy, 2008. After a while, the guys started working on their own material in a try to blend the elements of their favorite bands together. Just to give you a hint, Ashes of Chaos claim to be influenced by: Pain of Salvation, Opeth, Mastodon, Dream Theater, Tool & Symphony X among others. I’ll go along with that but...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 07/26/2013 - 21:15 / News - Comments

Vangelis and the Journey to Ithaka DVD on September 23rd 2013

Much to the excitement of music fans worldwide, the new feature length documentary on Greek music legend Vangelis titled “Vangelis And The Journey To Ithaka” will be released on September 23, 2013 by Gonzo MultiMedia UK. The two-hour documentary includes interviews with Vangelis and many of his friends and colleagues, including Sean Connery, Hugh Hudson...
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 06/25/2013 - 22:42 / News - Comments

Ashes Of Chaos signs with Logic(il)Logic records

Ashes Of Chaos have inked a deal with logic(il)logic Records for their debut CD "Eye", a concept album whose release is scheduled for summer 2013.   Ashes of Chaos was born as a metal cover band in late 2008. Influenced by the common love for progressive metal, the band's members start writing original songs.   As long as they grow...
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 06/18/2013 - 22:02 / News - Comments

Manzarek & Rogers - Twisted Tales out now

"In our last meeting together before his passing, Ray and I were both very excited about the upcoming release of “Twisted Tales”. We signed off on the artwork and agreed that it should be released sooner than later. So, honoring that decision, I have proceeded with the release. We both were proud of this recording and hope that people enjoy it...
Joe Satriani Unstoppable Momentum cover
Submitted by thanos on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 01:44 / Reviews - Comments

Joe Satriani - Unstoppable Momentum

Joe Satriani is one of those musicians/composers/guitarists that took the whole instrumental guitar rock sound a step further and made it more accessible to people who weren’t musicians themselves. Thus, when it comes to Joe any kind of intro is ultimately unnecessary.   “Unstoppable Momentum” is Joe’s 14th studio work and indeed Joe...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 05/17/2013 - 23:40 / News - Comments

Brainticket - Cottonwoodhill reissue out now

Much to the excitement of Krautrock fans and music collectors worldwide, Purple Pyramid Records will be reissuing the seminal 1971 debut album and psych-groove masterpiece by legendary Brainticket titled “Cottonwoodhill” on CD May 7, 2013. Featuring full digital remastering for superior sonic clarity and packaged with extensive liner notes by music...