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Vandroya Beyond the Human Mind cover
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 02/23/2017 - 18:21 / News - Comments

Vandroya to release new studio album “Beyond the Human Mind” on April 28th 2017

The progressive power metal band Vandroya will release their new album “Beyond the Human Mind” on April 28th, 2017, in Europe and North America through Inner Wound Recordings. With a more evident progressive influence but without giving up the weight and virtuosity of power metal, the new album brings a more mature band, a more balanced sound and...
Threshold band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 02/22/2017 - 17:12 / News - Comments

Threshold part ways with guitarist Pete Morten

Pete Morten has decided to step down from Threshold to focus on his own band. Pete first provided cover for former guitarist Nick Midson in 2007 and ended up working with the band for ten years, appearing on two studio albums and performing shows in 22 countries. The band stated: “Pete has been much loved by both the band and fans alike and we'll look...
Fates Warning Euro Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 02/17/2017 - 21:24 / News - Comments

Fates Warning announces Summer 2017 European Tour

U.S. Progressive Metal pioneers Fates Warning have just wrapped up an extremely successful first European headlining tour for their much praised latest release “Theories of Flight” and are now announcing a next run of dates for June, including the first UK and French shows in support of the album. Fates Warning vocalist Ray Alder checked in with the...
Autumn Silence Echoes in the Garden cover
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:50 / News - Comments

Divebomb Records to reissue “Echoes in the Garden” by Autumn Silence on March 10th 2017

Autumn Silence originally formed in 1987, when a group of high school friends banded together under the name Prophecy. As a stable lineup settled into place, the quartet eventually changed names to Midnight Divine, and - with the addition of vocalist John Leese - recorded two previously unreleased tracks of searing progressive metal influenced by their growing...
Damnations Day A World Awakens cover
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 02/13/2017 - 18:08 / News - Comments

Damnations Day to release new studio album “A World Awakens” on March 24th 2017

Australian melodic progressive metal act Damnations Day will release their glorious second album, “A World Awakens” on March 24th, 2017, through Sensory Records. Stream Damnations Day’s new track “Colours of Darkness” here or below. Proclaims Damnations Day on the track: “"Colours of Darkness" is one of our favorite...
Fates Warning band pic
Submitted by thanos on Sat, 02/04/2017 - 17:54 / Interviews - Comments

Fates Warning

Hi Joey – It feels so great to have you on Grande Rock! First of all, congrats on “Theories of Flight”. We’ve named it “The Best Album of the Month & of the Year” on Grande Rock! Kudos!   J: Thank you very much.     Do tell us… which are the latest news from the band’s camp?   J: We...
Ayreon The Source cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 01/31/2017 - 14:45 / News - Comments

Ayreon to release new studio album “The Source” on April 28th 2017

“The Source” is an exciting new chapter in the Ayreon saga, with contributions from renowned vocalists like: James LaBrie (Dream Theater), Simone Simons (Epica), Floor Jansen (Nightwish), Hansi Kürsch (Blind Guardian), Tobias Sammet (Edguy, Avantasia), and Russell Allen (Symphony X). “The Source” will be released on April 28th, 2017,...
Riverside Euro Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 01/27/2017 - 21:49 / News - Comments

Riverside announces Spring 2017 European Tour

After recently announcing two special and by now completely sold out comeback tribute shows in the band's hometown of Warsaw, Poland for February, Progressive Rock masters Riverside are delighted to announce a next European tour for April/May 2017. The band checked in with the following comment: “2017 must be a better year. And we have to come back to...
Synaptik Justify & Reason cover
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 01/19/2017 - 21:46 / News - Comments

Synaptik to release new studio album “Justify & Reason” on March 10th 2017

British heavy metal five-piece, Synaptik from Norwich, UK recently announced the re-release of their incredibly successful debut album, “The Mechanisms of Consequence” as a heavier remixed album, due out on January 30th. The Norwich men show no signs of slowing down as they are set to make a huge impact in 2017 by following it up with the release of...
Eternal Idol band pic
Submitted by thanos on Sat, 01/07/2017 - 19:02 / Interviews - Comments

Eternal Idol

Hi Nick… I’m glad to have you on Grande Rock. Do tell us… how did the idea to form Eternal Idol occur and how did you come up with the band’s name in the first place?   N: Hi Thanos, the band is an evolution of Hollow Haze…. Fabio was the lead singer on the album “Countdown to Revenge”, while Giorgia replace him...