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Runescarred to release debut full-length album “The Distant Infinite” on February 21st 2020

Austin, Texas progressive rock/metal band Runescarred will release “The Distant Infinite” in early 2020. Building from the momentum set by the 2018 EP “We Are”, the band’s full-length debut features 10 stunning tracks that blur the lines between melodic thrash and forward-thinking modern rock.

Guitarist Tim Driscoll comments on the album:

Sonus Corona release music video for new single “Illusions”

Sonus Corona is a progressive metal band from Turku, Finland. The band combines intense musical atmospheres accompanied with heavy riffs and strong melodies and relies on stellar songwriting. They say they have been heavily influenced by Haken, Toto, Tool, Dream Theater and Leprous.

The band released a new music video for “Illusions”, which is an all-acoustic track. Watch the video below.

Sonus Corona to release new studio album “Time is not on Your Side” on November 22nd 2019

Sonus Corona is a progressive metal band from Turku, Finland. The band combines intense musical atmospheres accompanied with heavy riffs and strong melodies and relies on stellar songwriting. They say they have been heavily influenced by Haken, Toto, Tool, Dream Theater and Leprous.

The band is about to release their second studio album “Time is not on Your Side” on November 22nd, 2019. Today their eponymous single is released by Inverse Records. 

Sifting reveal emotional music video for new single “Enough”

Progressive thrash-metal group Sifting have revealed an emotional new music video for their latest single, “Enough”. The video was directed by Alejandro Fumero Gil on location in the Mojave Desert near Lancaster, CA.

The video tackles the dilemma facing many people today where we must work long hours to pay the bills and survive, versus providing the attention and emotional support desired and needed by those we are in relationships with.

Ark Ascent release music video for new single “Innocence Lost”

UK progressive metal band, Ark Ascent, featuring former Shadowkeep vocalist Rogue Marechal, current DGM bassist Andrea Arcangeli and Sirenia drummer Michael Brush, have released a new music video for the new single “Innocence Lost”, the track is taken from their debut album “Downfall”, which is set for release on September 27th, 2019, via Ascent Records.

The video for “Innocence Lost” can be viewed below.

Mind Key - MKIII - Aliens in Wonderland

I was busting my head, trying to remember why these NapolItalians sounded very familiar. I could not immediately put my finger on it, but then I sort of remembered, they been around since before the current millennium but they’ve not been prolific release wise at all, taking an entire decade to come up with a third album. So, while I was practically aware of them, I had presumed them MIA (missing in action), so it took me a few minutes to realize they were the same nice prog power that Frontiers has nurtured since the beginning.
 

Ark Ascent to release debut album “Downfall” on September 27th 2019

UK progressive metal band, Ark Ascent, featuring former Shadowkeeper vocalist Rogue Marechal, current DGM bassist Andrea Arcangeli and Sirenia drummer Michael Brush, have announced the release of their debut album “Downfall” on September 27th, 2019, via Ascent Records.

With their first release, Ark Ascent take you on a journey, following the fate of humankind at the onset of a major disaster that will eventually lead to its destruction.