instrumental

Apocalyptica postpone North American Headlining Tour to August & September 2021

It is with great regret, but obvious and necessary compliance, that Apocalyptica has had to postpone their upcoming North American Tour a second time to August/September 2021 due to the ongoing restrictions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. Please note that all tickets bought will remain valid for the rescheduled dates and tickets remain on sale.
 

Aziola Cry to release new studio album “The Ironic Divide” on March 23rd 2021

Chicago-based instrumental metal trio Aziola Cry is set to release their third album, “The Ironic Divide”, now confirmed for late March release through New Jersey-based progressive metal label Sensory Records. The album’s details including its cover art, track listing, and a brief teaser have been issued.
 

Epica and Apocalyptica reschedule 2021 European co-headlining Tour to Winter & Spring 2022

The upcoming Epic Apocalypse Tour featuring Dutch Symphonic titans Epica and Finnish cello masters Apocalyptica, with support from prog metallers Wheel, has been postponed to the beginning of 2022 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The tour will kick off on 6th January 2022 in Leipzig and the bands will perform all over Europe, including a five date run in the UK.

God Is An Astronaut to release new studio album “Ghost Tapes #10” on February 12th 2021

Reigning as one of the most well-known and highly critically acclaimed experimental instrumental groups out there with a respected musical legacy spanning nearly 20 years, Irish four-piece God Is An Astronaut will reach a career benchmark upon the release of their 10th studio album, “Ghost Tapes #10” (out on February 12th, 2021, via Napalm Records).
 

Stellar Death to release debut album “Fragments of Lights” on January 8th 2021

Washington D.C. two-piece Stellar Death will release their debut album, “Fragments of Lights”, in early 2021.

Featuring eight instrumental tracks that traverse a vast and richly diverse musical landscape, “Fragments of Lights” takes the listener on a challenging, yet rewarding journey. The album blends elements of prog rock, post metal and emotive ambiance for a sonic experience like none other.

This is evidenced by album track “Binary Collapse”, streaming now at this location.

Epica to release new studio album “Omega” on February 26th 2021

Today, Dutch Symphonic Metal Giants Epica proudly announce the release of their new album “Omega”, out on February 26th, 2021, via Nuclear Blast.

“Omega” is the bands first studio album in five years. Epica have also released the first single from the album, titled “Abyss of Time”, with an amazing accompanying video that was made in collaboration with Grupa 13.

Watch the video for “Abyss of Time” below. Get the single digitally here

Plini to release new studio album “Impulse Voices” on November 27th 2020

Hailed as one of the top 10 prog guitarists in the world today, Australia’s independent instrumental progressive solo artist, Plini, will be releasing his long-awaited sophomore record, “Impulse Voices”, on November 27, 2020.

Plini  is also streaming the lead track from the album “I’ll Tell You Someday” below.

Pre-order “Impulse Voices” here.

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Intervals to release new studio album “Circadian” on November 13th 2020

Torchbearers of progressive, instrumental rock, Intervals, have announced the next chapter in their artistic journey today via the explosive new single “5-HTP”.

This latest offering finds Aaron Marshall - the creative force behind Intervals - exploring new sonic territory behind a massive wall of guitars, cannon-esque percussion, and a meticulous composition sure to excite the band’s longtime following while welcoming new fans into the fold.