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  • 5 reasons Rush's '2112' is one of the greatest concept albums of all time

    5 reasons Rush's '2112' is one of the greatest concept albums of all time

    Concept albums aren’t for everyone. Even the most dedicated of fans for certain recording artists and bands aren’t always sold on what the storyteller is attempting to get at through their carefully thought out music driven narratives. But for those ambitious listeners out there who have the...
  • Jethro Tull to release huge 50th anniversary compilation '50 for 50'

    Jethro Tull to release huge 50th anniversary compilation '50 for 50'

    Jethro Tull continue to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2018. Hot on the heels of announcing an upcoming tour of North America, the Grammy-winning band unveiled details of an new compilation set 50 for 50, which will hit shelves May 25 via Parlaphone. Rolling Stone reports on March 27 that Jethro...
  • Chon announce 2018 spring tour with Polyphia, TTNG, and Tricot

    Chon announce 2018 spring tour with Polyphia, TTNG, and Tricot

    Since the release of their sophomore studio album Homey, prog rock band Chon has seen major success with packed venues across the country. This spring, they're looking to continue their momentum with the return of the Super Chon Bros tour. Revealed today, their headlining tour begins on May 24, and...
  • The Moody Blues pay tribute to founding member Ray Thomas, dead at 76

    The Moody Blues pay tribute to founding member Ray Thomas, dead at 76

    The Moody Blues have paid respects to co-founding member Ray Thomas, who died suddenly at his home on Jan. 4 in Surrey, England at age 76. Thomas was a singer and flutist for the 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees until his exit from the band in 2002 due to health issues. The late British...
  • Cruise to the Edge 2018 will feature Yes and last-ever live performance from Saga

    Cruise to the Edge 2018 will feature Yes and last-ever live performance from Saga

    On Feb. 3 the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Brilliance of the Seas will sail from Tampa, Florida with her course set for Progland. Actually the ship will be headed to Belize City, Belize and Costa Maya, Mexico, but for all the avid music fans aboard, the cruise liner might as well be on a journey to a...
  • Roger Waters announces 2018 tour of Europe

    Roger Waters announces 2018 tour of Europe

    Roger Waters will bring his hugely successful Us + Them Tour to Europe in 2018. The legendary British rocker has confirmed the first six dates of a massive summer trek, which promises to hit 23 countries from Austria to the UK. The ex-Pink Floyd star dropped the big news on Sept. 18 via his official...
  • Todd Rundgren adds December date in Philadelphia at Keswick Theatre

    Todd Rundgren adds December date in Philadelphia at Keswick Theatre

    Todd Rundgren will make a triumphant return on Dec. 3 to Philadelphia's Keswick Theatre. The hometown hero will be hitting the road this winter in support of his latest studio album White Knight, which dropped May 12 via Cleopatra Records. The “Hello It's Me” hitmaker last performed at the historic...
  • Rush’s Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson reportedly forming new band without drummer Neil Peart

    Rush’s Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson reportedly forming new band without drummer Neil Peart

    Neil Peart, the longtime drummer of Canadian prog-rock icons Rush, gave classic rock fans a wakeup call a few years ago when he revealed that he’d be retiring from performing live due to the fatigue and discomfort from chronic tendonitis. Fans were shocked but certainly understood when the band’s...
  • Kansas to release 'Leftoverture Live & Beyond' in November

    Kansas to release 'Leftoverture Live & Beyond' in November

    Kansas fans thinking ahead to the upcoming holiday season can add a new item to their shopping list. The prog-rock giants have announced the release of a new concert album Leftoverture Live & Beyond,  which will hit shelves on Nov. 3 via Inside Out  Music. A press release posted Aug. 17 at the...
  • Yes expands 2017 summer tour of North America

    Yes expands 2017 summer tour of North America

    Yes fans in the US and Canada rejoice! The 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees have added nearly a dozen new cities in the US and Canada to their highly anticipated Yestival Tour, which features big support from Todd Rundgren, as well as Carl Palmer’s ELP Legacy on select dates Bravewords...
  • Styx blast off with first new album in 14 years, 'The Mission'

    Styx blast off with first new album in 14 years, 'The Mission'

    It is the moment that Styx fans have been waiting for. The legendary prog-rock band have released their long-awaited 16th studio album, The Mission, the group’s first studio album in 14 years. In characteristic Styx fashion, the album is a concept effort centered around a group of astronauts—played...
  • Interview: The Night Flight Orchestra takes off with 'Amber Galactic'

    Interview: The Night Flight Orchestra takes off with 'Amber Galactic'

    Here’s a flight that fans of classic rock and progressive music won’t want to miss, and it’s not even necessary to go to the airport to get on board. All it takes to go on a sublime journey is to pick up a copy of Amber Galactic, the new release from the Night Flight Orchestra. Lush and super...
  • Toto announces 2017 summer tour of North America

    Toto announces 2017 summer tour of North America

    Toto has added a North American leg to their forthcoming 2017 world tour schedule. The six-time Grammy winners have unveiled an 18-city headlining trek through the U.S. and Canada, which will keep the multi-platinum sellers busy through June and early July. The “Africa” hitmakers made the...
  • Journey extends 2017 U.S. tour with Asia

    Journey extends 2017 U.S. tour with Asia

    Journey continues to flesh out their upcoming U.S. tour schedule. Following their highly anticipated spring residency in Las Vegas at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, which takes place between May 3 - May 20, the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees will once again pair up with...
  • The Nashville-based, first-call session musician breaks away from the pack with this marvel of a jazz-rock guitar album.

    Nashville session player blossoms as jazz fusion star in ‘Reminiscence’

    The sound unleashed on Tyler Reese’s jazz fusion guitar album, “Reminiscence,” is out of this world, sharp, crackling, slamming music. The Nov. 4, 2016 release features 10 spritely instrumentals, plus a bonus track of the radio version of the hit, “Moving On.” Much of the brightness comes from the...
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