progressive metal

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.

Voyager: Welcome home show planned for later this month

The party is in Perth on June 30!

The incredible upward spiral of Perth Prog Metal masters Voyager continues as the band will celebrate its return to Australia on June 30th, with a welcome home show here in their h

Dino Cazares says Skynet is coming. You have been warned...

We take what’s going on today, obviously exaggerate it to how it can happen in the future and tell a story. Visionaries? Maybe to some extent.

I had the privilege of sitting down with Dino Cazares, the guitar player and writer of Fear Factory during their last tour.

The Devin Townsend Project, Katatonia to co-headline "Epic Kings & Idols Tour" with Paradise Lost as direct support

Without doubt, one of the best packages of the year is coming your way (if you're in America)!

This September, the Devin Townsend Project and Katatonia will team-up for the Epic Kings & Idols Tour, a co-headlining North American run featuring

The Contortionist: New Album Details Confirmed.

July 17, prog fans...

The Contortionist will release their new record Intrinsic on July 17th, 2012 via eOne/Good Fight Music.

Ne Obliviscaris: New Worldwide Deal Signed.

Code 666 is the label tasked with bringing Portal of I to a wider audience...

Melbourne progressive/extreme/melodic/violin-laden metallers Ne Obliviscaris have finally released their long awaited debut album Portal Of I in Australia/New Zealand with the albu

Circus Maximus - Nine (Frontiers)

Classy hard rock with impressive progressive flourishes from Norway...
Release Date: 
31 May 2012 - 11:30pm

Norwegians Circus Maximus apparently made a conscious decision to streamline and heavy things up with album number three, which they’ve decided to call Nine, and you

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