Prog Rock

L. Shankar to release new studio album “Chepleeri Dream” on July 31st 2020

Lakshminarayana Shankar, professionally known as L. Shankar, is widely considered a living legend, a pioneer, and a musical genius who has collaborated with giants such as Frank Zappa, Peter Gabriel, U2, Bruce Springsteen, Madonna and many, many more. His solo albums have always drawn not only enormous interest from fans and critics alike but also showcase the collaborative spirit that is integral to Shankar’s art.

Nick D’Virgilio to release new solo album “Invisible” on June 26th 2020

Invisible” is the second solo album by California born but Indiana based drummer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Nick D’Virgilio (NDV) and comes almost two decades after his debut solo offering. NDV describes his new record as “a collection of songs that make up the story of a man who is unhappy with where his life has ended up. He finally decides to take the scary step of leaving everything behind so he can go and find the meaning of his life”.

Elder announces November & December 2020 North American Headlining Tour

Elder, the Boston-born band who release their fifth full-length album, “Omens”, on April 24th, 2020 via Armageddon Shop, have announced their rescheduled North American tour with the dates now kicking off on November 11th.

North American Tour Dates 2020:
November 11  Brooklyn, NY  Elsewhere
November 12  Philadelphia, PA  Underground Arts
November 13  Richmond, VA  Richmond Music Hall
November 14  Wilmington, NC  Reggies
November 15  Asheville, NC  Mothlight

Louise Patricia Crane releases new single “Snake Oil”

Louise Patricia Crane launches the spellbinding single “Snake Oil” culled from her forthcoming album, “Deep Blue” across all digital platforms.

The singer and songwriter’s commanding presence is complemented on this track by luminaries including Jakko Jakszyk (King Crimson), Ian Anderson (Jethro Tull) and Scott Reeder (Kyuss / The Obsessed).

Cellar Darling announce “Lockdown” campaign starting on April 5th 2020

Like many artists, Cellar Darling have been hit hard by the Coronavirus pandemic and the associated lockdown measures and show cancellations. Rather than giving in or just asking for money without offering something in return, they’ve announced a campaign where they will provide exclusive content to fans straight from their own homes and rehearsal space, culminating in a live-streamed performance at Lucerne’s Soundfarm Studio.
 

Deep Purple to release new studio album “Whoosh!” on June 12th 2020

March 20th sees the release of “Throw My Bones”, the first single from Deep Purple’s highly anticipated studio album “Whoosh!”.

“Throw My Bones” is a song to remember; a powerful insight into the bands 21st studio album.

Watch the video for “Throw My Bones” below. Stream and download the new single here.

Caligula’s Horse to release new studio album “Rise Radiant” on May 22nd 2020

Caligula’s Horse, hailing from Brisbane, Australia, a leading light in contemporary progressive metal worldwide, are pleased to announce their fifth studio album “Rise Radiant” for release on May 22nd, 2020.

Produced by the group’s Sam Vallen, and mixed by Jens Bogren (Opeth, Devin Townsend Project, Leprous), the record is their most focused and potent artistic statement to date.

Kyros signs with White Star Records

Pushing the boundaries of songwriting and musical experimentation, London-based pop-infused prog rock outfit Kyros have recently announced their signing to White Star Records!

Home to a broad spectrum of prog rock acts such as Quantum Pig, Voices From The Fuselage and The Paradox Twin, White Star Records (comprised of singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer John Mitchell and Chris Hillman, owner and founder of Magick Eye Records) welcomes the quartet as they gear up to release new music later in the year.