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  • CHON & Between the Buried and Me announce 2019 co-headlining tour

    CHON & Between the Buried and Me announce 2019 co-headlining tour

    The progressive rock collective CHON and metalcore band Between The Buried and Me will be taking their talents on the road this fall for a co-headlining tour. The tour will hit over thirty cities this fall, including cities like Seattle (Tickets) and Brooklyn (Tickets). Tickets officially go on sale...
  • Chon announces summer 2019 U.S. album release tour

    Chon announces summer 2019 U.S. album release tour

    Hailing from Oceanside, California, the complex artistry of the progressive rock collective known as CHON is one of the most interesting in music today. While remaining heavily influenced by heavy metal and post-hardcore acts, members of the band find inspiration in jazz composers such as Hiromi...
  • Watch: Rush's Geddy Lee rocks out to Tool song

    Watch: Rush's Geddy Lee rocks out to Tool song

    The collective of Alex Lifeson, Neil Peart, and frontman/bassist Geddy Lee makes up the longest running formation of the legendary rock band, Rush. Unfortunately, after over forty years in the music industry, Lifeson proclaimed the progressive rock collective disbanded in January 2018 according to...
  • The Pineapple Thief announces 2019 tour of North America

    The Pineapple Thief announces 2019 tour of North America

    If there's one thing that is undeniable about the Somerset, England-bred progressive rock band, The Pineapple Thief, it's that the group is definitely consistent when it comes to delivering high quality, polished bodies of work. In the band's twenty-year career, Pineapple Thief has released a total...
  • Alan Parsons Live Project announces North American tour 2018-19 dates

    Alan Parsons Live Project announces North American tour 2018-19 dates

    The Alan Parsons Project has been a mainstay on the progressive rock scene for the past 44 years, and it’s still going strong and attracting new fans. Between breaks here-or-there, The Alan Parsons Project has continued to bring its spectacular live shows to the masses, and currently, the band is on...
  • Muse announces 2019 ‘Simulation Theory’ World Tour dates

    Muse announces 2019 ‘Simulation Theory’ World Tour dates

    Muse has announced an upcoming run of 37 global concert dates for the coming year in support of their eighth studio album, Simulation Theory, which is scheduled for release this Friday (Nov. 9) on  Warner Bros. Records and their own Helium-3 label. The Simulation Theory World Tour will take the band...
  • Umphrey's McGee announce 2019 Wax On, Wax Off winter tour

    Umphrey's McGee announce 2019 Wax On, Wax Off winter tour

    Hard rock jam band Umphrey’s McGee have announced their first run of shows for the coming year with a 15-date North American tour scheduled to begin in early January. The cult-favorite band from Indiana will open their 2019 Wax On Wax Off Tour with two shows at The National in Richmond Virginia...
  • Rush announces deluxe 40th anniversary reissue of ‘Hemispheres’

    Rush announces deluxe 40th anniversary reissue of ‘Hemispheres’

    Canadian prog-rock band Rush will celebrate their 1978 Hemispheres studio album turning 40-years-old next month with an anniversary box set scheduled to arrive on Nov. 16. The band announced the upcoming album project late last week, which will see the multi-part concept album being released on CD...
  • Top 5 Phil Collins Songs

    Top 5 Phil Collins Songs

    Phil Collins needs little introduction to most music fans. The eight-time Grammy winner had already achieved stardom as the drummer and lead singer for British prog-rock giants Genesis before launching a solo career and attaining pop superstar status in the 1980s. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer...
  • Video premiere: Hollywood Vampires bassist Chris Wyse unveils ‘Believe’ by solo project Owl

    Video premiere: Hollywood Vampires bassist Chris Wyse unveils ‘Believe’ by solo project Owl

    Los Angeles hard rock trio Owl, which features Hollywood Vampires, Ace Frehley band and former Cult bassist Chris Wyse (vocals, bass), Eric Bradley (guitar, vocals) and Dan Dinsmore (drums), have released a riveting new video for their latest single “Believe.” Owl’s single “Believe” dropped in mid...
  • Steven Wilson embarks on To The Bone North American tour fall 2018

    Steven Wilson embarks on To The Bone North American tour fall 2018

    British prog-rock guitarist, singer and multi-instrumentalist Steven Wilson will continue his 2018 concert campaign with another run of North American tour dates set to take place this fall. The upcoming 26-date tour is named after Wilson’s latest studio album, To the Bone, and is scheduled to begin...
  • Interview: Steve Howe of pioneering prog-rock band Yes talks 50th anniversary tour and more

    Interview: Steve Howe of pioneering prog-rock band Yes talks 50th anniversary tour and more

    English progressive rock band Yes are celebrating their 50th anniversary in 2018. Since their formation in 1968, the band has gone on to be one of the most successful, and more importantly, one of the most influential groups in the progressive rock movement. Later prog-rock bands like Rush and Styx...
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    Photos: 5 reasons to see the Alan Parsons live Project

    There are those fans who remember the Alan Parsons Project albums that pervaded every physical sense that one could have after taking a couple of drags, donning headphones, kicking back and entering the sounds of Dark Side of the Moon, I, Robot, and Eye in the Sky. It was pure escapism. Those albums...
  • Umphrey’s McGee surprise fans with unannounced release of ‘it’s you’

    Umphrey’s McGee surprise fans with unannounced release of ‘it’s you’

    Umphrey’s McGee have had a busy 2018 so far, mainly focused around the release of their 20th anniversary album, It’s Not Us back in January. On Friday, the popular prog-rock jam band gave their fans quite the surprise to start the weekend, as they released a brand new 10-track album titled it’s you...
  • Interview: Alan Parsons talks about the making of his forthcoming concept album

    Interview: Alan Parsons talks about the making of his forthcoming concept album

    When the Alan Parsons Project had a big hit with their Eye in the Sky album in the early ’80s, fans had to be content just with playing their copies of the album, as the band did not tour. That’s because there was no band. Parsons, the man who engineered the Beatles’ Abbey Road and Pink Floyd’s The...
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    5 reasons to see Styx live

    The legendary progressive-rock band, Styx, is on tour again this spring. The band is well known for their four consecutive certified multi-platinum albums starting in 1977 with The Grand Illusion. The band has changed members over the years, but Tommy Shaw, James “J.Y.” Young, and Chuck Panozzo are...
  • Guitar Legend Steve Hackett talks about his 2018 tour, new releases

    Guitar Legend Steve Hackett talks about his 2018 tour, new releases

    When progressive rock pioneer Steve Hackett starts his “Steve Hackett Genesis Revisted, Solo Gems & GTR 2018 Tour de Force” on Saturday, Feb. 10, he will have nearly 50 years of material from which to choose his setlist. The iconic guitarist will be honoring the 40th anniversary of the first...
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    Photos: Umphrey’s McGee close out night two of Beacon residency with heavy hits

    Umphrey’s McGee took the stage nearly right at their scheduled 9 p.m. start time for the second of their three-night residency at New York’s Beacon Theatre on Saturday. The dependability of the veteran prog-rock/jam band has been one of their strongest assets for the past 20 years, a was sublime...
  • Umphrey’s McGee announces three-night Red Rocks run

    Umphrey’s McGee announces three-night Red Rocks run

    Umphrey’s McGee will be returning to Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colo. this summer for a three-night, six-set run lasting July 5-7. The popular prog-rock/jam band turned their annual appearance at the famous outdoor venue into a three-night affair for the first time in 2017, so fans should...
  • Interview: Umphrey’s McGee keyboardist Joel Cummins talks new album, 20th anniversary and his favorite moments from 2017

    Interview: Umphrey’s McGee keyboardist Joel Cummins talks new album, 20th anniversary and his favorite moments from 2017

    Umphrey’s McGee have done a pretty good job of keeping their music and their live show fresh for the countless fans who still follow them around the country every year. After 20 years of writing and performing their signature mix of improvisational prog-rock, the group from rural Indiana could say...
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