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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...
This Winter Machine band pic
Submitted by thanos on Sun, 02/19/2017 - 16:35 / Interviews - Comments

This Winter Machine

Hi Peter, welcome to Grande Rock. First of all, do give us a brief bio of the band.   P: TWM formed around 9 months ago now after singer Al, put out an advert for like-minded musicians to form a writing collective. The rest as they say is history.     How did you come up with the name This Winter Machine initially?   P: The name came...
This Winter Machine The Man Who Never Was cover
Submitted by thanos on Sun, 02/19/2017 - 01:31 / Reviews - Comments

This Winter Machine - The Man Who Never Was

This Winter Machine is a new band from the UK that was formed less than a year ago. The band consists of musicians that have shared the stages with great acts/artists such as Marillion, Uriah Heep, Uli Roth and so on. This is the first time these guys got together and they decided to form a prog rock band.   With such a variety & full musical background...
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...
Lonely Robot The Big Dream cover
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 02/16/2017 - 23:29 / News - Comments

Lonely Robot to release new studio album “The Big Dream” on April 28th 2017

Lonely Robot, the project masterminded by producer, guitarist and singer/songwriter John Mitchell (It Bites, Frost*, Arena), has announced that its much-anticipated second studio album “The Big Dream” will be released on April 28th, 2017. Following 2015's acclaimed debut “Please Come Home”, “The Big Dream” has a core theme...
Ape Shifter cover
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 02/13/2017 - 20:53 / News - Comments

Ape Shifter to release self-titled debut album on March 24th 2017

Progressive Rock ensemble Ape Shifter will be releasing their self-titled debut album on March 24th, 2017! Ape Shifter is all instrumental and reaches from rockin' 70s riffs played with punk rock ferocity to creeping metal grooves. Intense Simian Instrumental Rock from the nasty pits of the Hellabrunn Zoo. Born on Friday the 13th in Washington, D.C. and...
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...
Gong Expresso logo
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 02/09/2017 - 13:09 / News - Comments

Gong Expresso announces new studio album “Decadence” - due out in Spring 2017

Hansford Rowe’s HRIII merges with Gong Expresso! Gong alumni Francois Causse, Benoit Moerlen and Hansford Rowe join HRIII guitarist Julien Sandiford for the recording of the new album by Gong Expresso titled “Decadence”. Pre-order the album here. Says Hansford: “"Decadence" is the title tune on the new Gong Expresso album. Here...
MotherSloth Moon Omen cover
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 02/06/2017 - 15:54 / News - Comments

MotherSloth to release new studio album “Moon Omen” on March 3rd 2017

Spanish Sludge Doomers MotherSloth reveal cover artwork and first single from their forthcoming new album, “Moon Omen”. The song “Once Human” can be heard below. The new album “Moon Omen” will be released on March 3rd, 2017, by Argonauta Records. Formed in Madrid during 2008, MotherSloth are authors of a huge and quite...
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...