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Glynn Morgan pic
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 03/27/2017 - 17:16 / News - Comments

Threshold announces new vocalist Glynn Morgan

Threshold have parted ways with vocalist Damian Wilson. The band have chosen to start a new chapter without him and he has told them he respects their decision. Wilson enjoyed three stints with Threshold, performing on the band's most recent records “For the Journey” and “March of Progress” as well as their early releases “Wounded...
Cosmosquad The Morbid Tango cover
Submitted by thanos on Fri, 03/24/2017 - 01:33 / Reviews - Comments

Cosmosquad - The Morbid Tango

Cosmosquad is a US trio that has been around for 20 years so far. “The Morbid Tango” is the band’s new release 10 years(!) after their previous work, “Acid Test”. On the new album, the bass duties are handled by Kevin Chown (Tarja, Bombastic Meatbats, Paul Gilbert, Der Elefant). The founding members, Jeff Kollman (Bombastic Meatbats,...
Fates Warning US Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 03/22/2017 - 21:03 / News - Comments

Fates Warning announces Summer 2017 US Tour

U.S. Progressive Metal pioneers Fates Warning continue to tour in support of their much praised latest release “Theories of Flight” and are now announcing a first run of dates for the album in North America in June. Fates Warning vocalist Ray Alder checked in with the following comment: “We are very excited to finally announce the first leg of...
Fates Warning Awaken the Guardian Live cover
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 03/17/2017 - 15:52 / News - Comments

Fates Warning to release new DVD/Blu-ray “Awaken the Guardian Live” on April 28th 2017

Legendary progressive metal act Fates Warning celebrated the 30th anniversary of their third album, “Awaken the Guardian”, in 2016. To celebrate this milestone, Jim Matheos (guitar) reassembled the “Awaken the Guardian”-era lineup for two special festival appearances last year: Keep it True XIX and Prog Power USA XVII. Fortunately for fans...
Vanden Plas The Seraphic Live Works cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 03/15/2017 - 14:29 / News - Comments

Vanden Plas to release new album “The Seraphic Live Works” on May 12th 2017

Frontiers Music Srl is pleased to announce the release of Vanden Plas' forthcoming live CD/DVD entitled “The Seraphic Live Works” on May 12th, 2017! In their long career, Vanden Plas has only released one live album, “Spirit of Live”, recorded in Paris at the legendary Elysée Montmartre, in 2000. With the upcoming release of...
Until Rain Inure cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 03/14/2017 - 18:54 / News - Comments

Until Rain to release new studio album “Inure” on April 28th 2017

Greek progressive/alternative metal outfit Until Rain has signed with Sensory Records for the release of their impending third full-length, “Inure”. The band has issued some insight into the album, releasing a dramatic trailer, as well as the album art, track listing, and more. Additionally, the band has scheduled both European mainland and Balkan...
Sólstafir Euro & UK Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 03/10/2017 - 16:49 / News - Comments

Sólstafir announces June 2017 European & UK Tour

Sólstafir have announced their first European Tour in support of their forthcoming full-length “Berdreyminn” (out May 26th) in June. Continue for a list of all confirmed shows. The tour will kick off at the Download Festival in Paris on June 10th and afterwards the enigmatic Icelandic rockers will continue to perform in England, the Netherlands...
Between The Buried And Me Coma Ecliptic: Live DVD/Blu-ray cover
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 03/09/2017 - 22:23 / News - Comments

Between The Buried And Me to release new DVD/Blu-ray “Coma Ecliptic: Live” on April 28th 2017

On April 28th, 2017, Between The Buried And Me will release their new DVD/Blu-ray, “Coma Ecliptic: Live”, via Metal Blade Records, in association with Good Fight Entertainment. The concert, which features the band performing their latest album, “Coma Ecliptic”, in its entirety, was filmed live on location October 4th, 2016 at The...
Royal Hunt 2016 cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 03/08/2017 - 14:19 / News - Comments

Royal Hunt to release “2016” on May 12th 2017

Frontiers Music Srl celebrates Royal Hunt’s 25th Anniversary with the release of a brand new live 2CD/DVD, Blu-Ray, and MP3 set entitled “2016” on May 12th, 2017! Following a tradition established after two successful anniversary long form video releases – “1996” and “2006” – it is time for a third one: “...
Voyager Australian Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 03/06/2017 - 23:54 / News - Comments

Voyager releases new video for “Ascension” & announces May 2017 Australian Tour

Australian pop sensibilities combined with modern progressive heaviness – the cult force that is Voyager are back with their 6th album, entitled “Ghost Mile”. The band have just released the video single “Ascension”, directed by Adrian Goleby, which can be viewed below. Danny Estrin (vocals) says this about the new single: “...