Post Tagged with: "prog metal"

Special Providence Will cover
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 08/21/2017 - 15:02 / News - Comments

Special Providence to release new studio album “Will” on October 23rd 2017

GEP are excited to announce that Special Providence have been busy in the studio with their follow up album to “Essence of Change”. The new album “Will” is their second outing with GEP. Adam Marco: “We're currently recording the new album "Will" for a 23rd October release on GEP with ten new unadulterated, matured SP...
Galactic Cowboys band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 08/15/2017 - 16:28 / News - Comments

Galactic Cowboys sing to Music Theories Recordings/Mascot Label Group and announce first album in 17 years

Music Theories Recordings/Mascot Label Group are thrilled to announce the signing of 90’s progressive metal adventurers Galactic Cowboys, who return with the original line up and their first album in 17 years. Dane Sonnier (Guitar), Ben C. Huggins (Vocals), Alan Doss (Drums/Keyboards) and Monty Colvin (Bass) are strapped in, heading back to the Ranch on Mars...
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Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 08/11/2017 - 19:24 / News - Comments

Sons Of Apollo to release debut album “Psychotic Symphony” on October 20th 2017

Last week saw the announcement of Sons Of Apollo, the highly anticipated new band featuring former Dream Theater members Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherinian, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal (ex-Guns N' Roses), Billy Sheehan (The Winery Dogs, Mr. Big, David Lee Roth) and Jeff Scott Soto (ex-Journey, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen's Rising Force). Their debut album...
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Submitted by rockavlon on Sat, 08/05/2017 - 23:43 / Reviews - Comments

Adagio - Life

Adagio return some eight years after the rather disappointing “Archangels in Black”, which strayed away from their signature neoclassical influenced symphonic prog metal of the first album, with an album that’s probably even more departing from that sound to evolve into something quite new.   “Life” feels a lot like the next...
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Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 08/02/2017 - 13:50 / News - Comments

Witherfall signs worldwide deal with Century Media

US epic progressive metal rising force Witherfall have signed a worldwide deal with Century Media. Witherfall, who seem to have come out of nowhere in late 2016, have stirred up the international scene with their unique approach of combining epic metal with dark heavy metal and complex yet catchy progressive metal to style that reminds of early Crimson Glory, the...
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Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 08/01/2017 - 21:47 / News - Comments

New supergroup Sons Of Apollo announce debut album “Psychotic Symphony” - due out in October 2017

For the past few months, rumours have been circulating about a new secret project including former Dream Theater members Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherinian. Now, the time has come to make the grand and highly anticipated introduction to their new band, Sons Of Apollo. Reuniting to form Sons Of Apollo, Portnoy and Sherinian have joined forces with Ron “...
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Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 07/24/2017 - 14:50 / News - Comments

Enzo And The Glory Ensemble to release new album “In the Name of the Son” on September 29th 2017

Rockshots Records is thrilled to announce the signing of the Christian metal opera Enzo And The Glory Ensemble! “In the Name of the Son” is the sophomore album of Enzo Donnarumma's project and confirms the stellar line-up The Glory Ensemble of the first record, including Marty Friedman, Kobi Farhi (Orphaned Land), Ralf Scheepers (Primal Fear), Mark...
Next To None Phases cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:47 / Reviews - Comments

Next To None - Phases

Next To None have the misfortune to have Max Portnoy in their ranks, son of drum great Mike Portnoy and thus an awful lot of perceptions and expectations are born out of that fact alone. Their style will remind you of Between The Buried And Me, Periphery and such with the homages to Dream Theater being more than a few or far apart and the similarities, mostly...
Voivod Euro Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 07/19/2017 - 20:25 / News - Comments

Voivod announces Fall 2017 European Tour

After a successful run of festival dates and with work on their much anticipated new studio album underway, Canadian progressive sci-fi metal innovators Voivod will return to Europe one more time in September/October in order to promote their latest Mini-CD release entitled “Post Society - EP”. Support will come from Germany's Earth Ship and below...
Subterranean Masquerade Vagabond cover
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 07/17/2017 - 20:18 / News - Comments

Subterranean Masquerade to release new studio album “Vagabond” on September 1st 2017

Formed back in 1997 with an idea to mix progressive rock, doom metal and 70's-inspired psychedelic rock, Subterranean Masquerade (feat. members of Orphaned Land and Green Carnation) creates music with that edge of extreme metal and the loose atmosphere of Pink Floyd and Iron Butterfly. While admittedly not such a pioneering idea on its own, the vision of...