technical metal

Dream Theater announces Spring 2022 European Headlining Tour

Hot on the heels of their new video for “The Alien”, celebrating the launch of their 15th studio album “A View From the Top of the World”, two-time GRAMMY-nominated and millions-selling progressive music titans Dream Theater have revealed further touring plans, intending to traverse Europe in spring 2022, following their autumn/winter US trek. Special guests are yet to be announced.

Bulb to release debut solo album “Moderately Fast, Adequately Furious” on July 16th 2021

Misha Mansoor, the highly-innovative musician renowned for his acclaimed guitar acrobatics, is set to release his first proper solo album using the longtime Bulb moniker that earned him internet fame in his pre-Periphery days. The album, “Moderately Fast, Adequately Furious”, arrives on July 16th, 2021, via 3DOT Recordings.

An introduction to the 11-song album arrives via the newly released “Parabolica” video - watch it below.

Fates Warning - Long Day Good Night

I must admit that if I like Fates Warning for any reason, over any of the other popular prog bands, ie Dream Theater and Queensryche, not to disregard some less popular, but equally artistic contemporaries of theirs is that they somehow always progressed, never resting on their laurels (for too long), or released a patently bad record. They might have experienced slower periods, times when they changed their sound rather drastically, but they always seemed to be artistically driven.
 

Fates Warning to release new studio album “Long Day Good Night” on November 6th 2020

On November 6th, 2020, Fates Warning will release their new album, “Long Day Good Night”, via Metal Blade Records.

Listen to the new single, “Scars”, below.

Pre-order “Long Day Good Night”, here, in the following formats:
• digipak-CD
• ltd. digibook-CD
• 180g black vinyl (EU exclusive)

Behold The Arctopus to release new studio album “Hapeleptic Overtrove” on June 12th 2020

Mighty NYC trio Behold The Arctopus have partnered with Willowtip Records for the June 12th, 2020, release of “Hapeleptic Overtrove”, the band’s 7th recording, on vinyl LP and digital formats. The CD version will be released via P2.

The first single, “Blessing in Disgust”, is streaming now below.

The band released the following statement concerning the new album: