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The Sea Within cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 04/10/2018 - 00:56 / News - Comments

The Sea Within to release self-titled debut album on June 22nd 2018

The Sea Within – the new art-rock collective comprising of Roine Stolt (Transatlantic, The Flower Kings), Daniel Gildenlöw (Pain of Salvation), Jonas Reingold (Steve Hackett, The Flower Kings, Karmakanic, The Tangent), Tom Brislin (Yes Symphonic, Renaissance, Spiraling, Deborah Harry) & Marco Minnemann (The Aristocrats, Steven Wilson, UK, Joe...
Spock’s Beard band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 04/06/2018 - 21:54 / News - Comments

Spock’s Beard release music video for first single “To Breathe Another Day”

Legendary US progressive rockers Spock’s Beard recently announced the release of their 13th studio album “Noise Floor” for May 25th, 2018. As revealed previously, for this album Ted Leonard, Alan Morse, Dave Meros & Ryo Okumoto are joined in the studio once again by drummer & original member Nick D’Virgilio.   Now they are...
Don Airey One of A Kind cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 03/07/2018 - 20:31 / News - Comments

Don Airey to release new studio album “One of A Kind” on May 25th 2018

In these days where everybody seems to want to show off at every given occasion, Don Airey is without a doubt “One of A Kind”. It is hard to find a name amongst all those that over the last 30 years have left their mark in the history of rock that has not utilised Don's keyboard skills at some point. Amongst them Ozzy Osbourne, Rainbow, Whitesnake...
Spock’s Beard Noise Floor cover
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 03/02/2018 - 22:47 / News - Comments

Spock’s Beard to release new studio album “Noise Floor” on May 25th 2018

Legendary US progressive rockers Spock’s Beard have announced the release of their 13th studio album “Noise Floor” for May 25th, 2018. As announced previously, for this album Ted Leonard, Alan Morse, Dave Meros & Ryo Okumoto are joined in the studio once again by drummer & original member Nick D’Virgilio, who records his first album...
Steve Hackett UK Tour 2018 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 01/29/2018 - 19:48 / News - Comments

Steve Hackett announces October 2018 UK Tour

Following last year's sell-out Genesis Revisited tour, prog icon and former Genesis guitarist, Steve Hackett, announces a 6-date UK tour in October 2018. Treating fans to many favourite Genesis and Hackett numbers, this time Steve and his band will be accompanied by a 41-piece orchestra. The decision to undertake this tour was cemented following the critical...
Jono band pic
Submitted by thanos on Sun, 12/31/2017 - 22:52 / Interviews - Comments

Jono

Hi Nicka, Johan and Stephan – it’s good to talk with you again about your new album “Life”. It’s really one of the top symphonic prog rock albums of 2017.   Nicka: Thank you so much. Really appreciated!     Hence, what has changed since “Silence” and what are the new elements that you introduce with...
Jono Life
Submitted by rockavlon on Thu, 12/28/2017 - 01:09 / Reviews - Comments

Jono - Life

Swedes Jono are a band built around the talents of one Johan Norrby, who initially wanted to do a solo project (hence their name – the first two letters of his name and surname), but eventually they turned into a full time band. The easiest way to describe them is Sparks meets Queen. They are idiosyncratic, like the former and eclectic and bold with their...
Frank Bornemann - Eloy pic
Submitted by thanos on Mon, 12/25/2017 - 18:15 / Interviews - Comments

Eloy

Hi Frank, it’s an honor to have you on Grande Rock. First of all, congrats on your new album, “The Vision the Sword and the Pyre”… it’s exceptional on the whole.   F: Thank you very much for your appreciation.     Well, it’s been about 8 years since the band’s previous studio album. What happened all...
Melted Space Darkening Light cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 12/12/2017 - 16:44 / News - Comments

Melted Space to release new studio album “Darkening Light” on March 23rd 2018

As Sensory Records prepares for the February release of “Darkening Light”, the latest full-length opus by French metal opera collective, Melted Space, the album’s track listing and cover art has been posted. Melted Space’s “Darkening Light” features very immersive artwork, perfectly reflecting the atmosphere of this new opus,...
Wobbler From Silence to Somewhere cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Fri, 12/08/2017 - 01:55 / Reviews - Comments

Wobbler - From Silence to Somewhere

Wobbler is a Norweigian band that’s been around for quite a while. Being picked up by Karisma, they now do get some serious distribution and advertising and as a result, they are heralded now, as the best thing since sliced bread. Truth be spoken, they are not bad; if your cup of tea is the super proggy era of Yes, (while ELP and King Crimson also could be...