progressive metal

Alcest: First News on New Album.

Alcest's Neige issues this update on the successor of this year's acclaimed "Les Voyages De L'Âme" album:

 

Baroness - Yellow and Green (Relapse Records)

You can't compare apples with oranges (or Reds or Blues)...
Release Date: 
16 Jul 2012 - 11:30pm

The word that flashes in my mind like neon dogs balls is 'harmony' - not that the Red Album (2007) or the Blue Record (2009) lacked harmony; it's just that Yellow and Green

Rush - Clockwork Angels (Roadrunner)

Old prog rockers never die... they just get heavier!
Release Date: 
7 Jun 2012 - 11:30pm

 

Vintersorg - Orkan (Napalm Records)

Here's yet another great offering from the land of Sweden. Don't let the "folk" metal classification throw you off. Orkan is a pure progressive metal album with loads of surprises.
Release Date: 
29 Jun 2012 (All day)

Vintersorg is Andreas Hedlund. Vintersorg is from Sweden. Orkan is all in the Swedish language.

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.