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Geoff Tate: Solo Deal Signed.

He didn't let the grass grow under his feet...

Geoff Tate, the legendary Queensryche frontman and one of the most acclaimed vocalists in the history of hard rock and heavy metal, has signed a worldwide recordin

Arjen Anthony Lucassen - Lost in the New Real (InsideOut Music)

A concept album? Surely not!

Prog rock renaissance man (aren’t they all?) Arjen (Anthony) Lucassen doesn’t hold back.

Affector - Harmagedon (InsideOut Music/Century Media)

A stunning pomp rock tour de force
Release Date: 
21 May 2012 (All day)

4 Years in the making, Harmagedon is as sumptuous a slice of progressive rock/metal as one could wish to hear, awful title notwishstanding.

Devin Townsend: Live DVD Available for Pre-Order Now!

Live in London 2011 Released Next month!

Renowned multi-instrumentalist Devin Townsend will be releasing his DVD box-set, By A Thread - Live in London 2011, on June 18th in Europe and June 19th in North America t

Pain of Salvation - Road Salt Two (Inside Out Music)

At times bewildering but always classy return from the Swedish progressivists...
Release Date: 
25 Sep 2011 - 11:30pm

Much like its distant musical cousins Opeth, Swedish progressive unit Pain of Salvation finds itself at a crossroads and in a degree of turmoil.

Redemption Releases New Album October 11th

European Tour dates announced too!

Redemption, the US progressive metal band featuring in its ranks guitarist/songwriter Nick van Dyk and legendary Fates Warning vocalist Ra

The Devin Townsend Project - Ghost / Deconstruction (Hevy Devy Records/Inside Out)

To put it simply, the guy's a genius.
Release Date: 
19 Jun 2011 - 11:30pm

The other night I sat down to watch The Truman Show. For the most part, I fuckin’ hate Jim Carrey.

In Flames – Sounds Of A Playground Fading (Century Media)

An album that ticks all the boxes is a rare thing, but Sounds Of A Playground Fading from In Flames does just that.
Release Date: 
23 Jun 2011 - 11:30pm

I always have a problem with defining a band’s genre. It seems limiting to me to say a band is thrash, or death metal or black metal.

Orphaned Land Euro Tour (Nov 2010)

Israeli metallers Orphaned Land are set to kick off an extensive European tour in support of Finnish prog metal outfit Amorphis.
Tour Dates: 
05/11/2010 - 28/11/2010

After releasing the tour edition of their newest full length, The Never Ending Way Of ORwarriOR in Europe on October 29th, Israeli prog/folk metallers Orphaned Land will b

Aspera - Ripples (Inside Out/Century Media)

Europe prog rock meets American stadium rock as five young bucks from Norway release a debut album that is a mighty fine slice of the commercial end of the prog rock pie.

With influences like prog rockers Symphony X, Dream Theater and King Crimson but also the more commercial rock/pop bands like Bon Jovi and