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    CD/DVD Releases: Leprous Announce Title, Release Date And European Tour For New Album!
    Posted by nightowl on Sunday, April 19 @ 16:00:00 PDT (10 reads)
    Band News (tours, comings/goings, etc)

    Norwegian Progsters Leprous have wrapped up work on their newest studio album, which follows 2013's acclaimed Coal release. The album will be titled The Congregation and is to be released on May 25th, 2015 in Europe and June 2nd, 2015 in North America via InsideOutMusic.

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    CD/DVD Releases: Existence's Comeback Year
    Posted by nightowl on Sunday, April 19 @ 16:00:00 PDT (7 reads)
    Album Release News

    Existence have released Live In Montreal - "Recorded in 1999 and saved from the vaults, it's the only live recording available from the Live The Experience tour. More than 70 minutes of music including the never released song 'The Last Battle.' No studio overdubs, just the real thing!"

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    CD/DVD Releases: DragonForce - "In The Line Of Fire" DVD Due Out July, Contest Via Revo
    Posted by nightowl on Sunday, April 19 @ 16:00:00 PDT (4 reads)
    Album Release News

    Multi-national metal maestros DragonForce have announced the worldwide release of their debut DVD entitled In The Line Of Fire. The release is scheduled for July 14th and features high definition footage shot during the band's Ultimate Stage headline show at 2014's Loud Park Festival in the Saitama Super Arena, Tokyo, the band used multiple camera angles to capture the raw energy of their show and instrumental dexterity for which they are rightly celebrated worldwide.

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    CD/DVD Releases: Tim Bowness Enters Studio To Record
    Posted by nightowl on Sunday, April 19 @ 16:05:00 PDT (39 reads)
    Album Release News

    [Since before mid-February] Tim Bowness has been in NAM studios recording for his forthcoming album, to be released on the InsideOut label. Due in late Summer, the album is a follow-up to 2014's acclaimed Abandoned Dancehall Dreams and features Bowness' live band (including Porcupine Tree's Colin Edwin), alongside Anna Phoebe, Peter Hammill, Andrew Keeling and other guests (to be announced shortly).

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    CD/DVD Releases: Native Construct To Release Debut Album In April
    Posted by nightowl on Sunday, April 19 @ 13:10:43 PDT (22 reads)
    Album Release News

    Native Construct is the product of collaboration between several students that began in 2011 at the storied Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. Guitarist and composer Myles Yang's passion for innovation, coupled with his extensive academic study of arranging and compositional techniques, makes Native Construct a truly distinctive up-and-coming metal act. Yang, along with bassist Max Harchik, and vocalist Robert Edens completed work on their debut album Quiet World between 2011 and 2013. By 2014, the band's music caught the ear of Brian Slagel at Metal Blade Records, and led to a recording contract and a worldwide release of the band's debut album. Listen to the first single, "Mute," and pre-order the album now at metalblade.com/nativeconstruct (to be released April 21).

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    CD/DVD Releases: Tempest Release "The Tracks We Leave Behind"
    Posted by nightowl on Monday, April 13 @ 23:00:00 PDT (12 reads)
    Album Release News

    Tempest's latest was released at the end of February...

    The last 27 years have seen Tempest release nine critically acclaimed CDs on Magna Carta, and play more than 2,000 gigs. 2015 will see Tempest continue touring and bringing their Celtodelic Rock to their established and new fans while supporting their new album The Tracks We Leave on Magna Carta Records.

    Tempest were inspired by a Dakota Sioux proverb on teh The Tracks We Leave, which was has triple references to the environmental, spiritual and musical tracks we leave upon the world we live in.

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    CD/DVD Releases: The Tangent Announce "A Spark In The Aether...
    Posted by nightowl on Monday, April 13 @ 23:00:00 PDT (25 reads)
    Album Release News

    Shared this past February*, InsideOutMusic is pleased to announce that The Tangent will release their eighth studio album A Spark In The Aether - The Music That Died Alone Volume Two on 20th April 2015 in Europe and 21st April 2015 in the US. The band, led by multi-instrumentalist Andy Tillison, is made up of Jonas Reingold (Bass), Theo Travis (Sax & Flute), Luke Machin (Guitar) & Morgan Ågren (Drums).

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    CD/DVD Releases: Riverside - Working On New Studio Album; Upcoming Tour Dates!
    Posted by nightowl on Saturday, April 04 @ 23:00:00 PDT (51 reads)
    Album Release News

    Following up on 2013's extremely successful Shrine Of New Generation Slaves release, Polish prog masters Riverside are now working on a new studio album, to be released August/September 2015 via InsideOutMusic.

    Riverside just finished composing all material and announced Love, Fear And The Time Machine as the title of their sixth album, further commenting:

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    CD/DVD Releases: Steven Wilson Weaves Chilling Musical Tale With "Hand. Cannot. Erase."
    Posted by nightowl on Sunday, March 29 @ 23:00:00 PDT (51 reads)
    Album Release News

    (Press release from January 7, 2015:) Groundbreaking songwriter, four-time Grammy-nominated artist, multi-instrumentalist and producer, Steven Wilson, [released] his fourth solo album, Hand. Cannot. Erase. (Kscope) on March 3, 2015. Hand. Cannot. Erase. [is] available at retailers nationwide and digitally with a limited deluxe edition [available] via Kscope (bit.ly/1DhHN6c). Wilson and his band will embark on a tour through the UK and Europe in March and April 2015, then head to North America dedicating much of the summer beginning on May 21 in Albany -- itinerary below.

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    Other: Hal Leonard Books Releases "108 Rock Star Guitars" In Softcover Editio
    Posted by nightowl on Thursday, January 01 @ 18:10:00 PST (93 reads)
    General News

    Hal Leonard Books has released a softcover edition of 108 Rock Star Guitars by photographer/author LIsa S. Johnson on November 11, 2014. This exquisite book, originally issued as an embossed, red leatherette-bound hardcover in a limited quantity that USA Today called "...a monster of a coffee table book..." will now be available to a much wider audience at amore affordable retail price of $54. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Les Paul Foundation.

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    CD/DVD Releases: Prog Sphere Releases First Physical Compilation
    Posted by nightowl on Thursday, January 01 @ 18:10:00 PST (96 reads)
    Album Release News Details Many Upcoming Projects‏

    Prog Sphere is proud to announce to the world of progressive rock that their newest release - Progstravaganza: Beyond Frontiers is now out and in stores. This long-awaited album is the culmination of months of hard work on the part of Prog Sphere and the many bands involved. Beyond Frontiers breaks new ground for Prog Sphere as it is the first in their long series of compilations to be released as a physical CD. Naturally, it is also available for purchase at Prog Sphere's Progify store and at Prog Sphere's Bandcamp page.

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    CD/DVD Releases: Burnt Belief Returns With Commanding New Release, "Etymology"
    Posted by nightowl on Thursday, January 01 @ 18:05:00 PST (93 reads)
    Album Release News Newest Collaboration Between U.K. Bassist Colin Edwin (Porcupine Tree) And U.S. Guitarist Jon Durant Out October 21st On Alchemy Records

    The duo of bassist Colin Edwin and guitarist Jon Durant have once again teamed up under their Burnt Belief moniker to release a new album of progressive ethno-ambient fusion instrumentals titled Etymology.

    The pair first teamed up for Durant’s 2011 album Dance Of The Shadow Planets, a wholly live in the studio documentation of their nascent musical chemistry centered around Durant’s atmospheric compositions and featuring also the talents of violinist Caryn Lin and multi-percussionist Jerry Leake.

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    CD/DVD Releases: New Knight Area album: "Hyperdrive"
    Posted by nightowl on Thursday, January 01 @ 18:00:00 PST (113 reads)
    Album Release News

    Knight Area is a Dutch melodic (progressive) rock band, founded in 2004 by the brothers Gerben and Joop Klazinga. The group started off as a seven-headed formation. After a few lineup changes, the group now consists of five people: Guitars: Mark Bogert, Drums: Pieter van Hoorn, Keyboards: Gerben Klazinga, Vocals and Keyboards: Mark Smit, Bass and Bass Pedals: Peter Vink (Q65, Finch, The Boxx, Ayreon, Star One).

    On October 14 2014, the new Knight Area album was released. The album is called Hyperdrive and has been released world wide by the American label The Laser's Edge.

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    CD/DVD Releases: Nightingale Release New Album "Retribution" In N. America Via InsideOu
    Posted by nightowl on Thursday, January 01 @ 14:05:00 PST (98 reads)
    Album Release News

    Sweden's Nightingale are back in the spotlight with their long overdue 7th studio album. Entitled Retribution, the follow-up to 2007's acclaimed White Darkness will be released via the band's new worldwide label InsideOutMusic on January 27, 2015 in North America.

    The album's first promotional track has therefor now been launched online via the website of UK's Classic Rock magazine. Check out "Forevermore" here: www.classicrock.teamrock.com

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    CD/DVD Releases: Autumnsongs Records Proudly Announce The Release Of Rhys Marsh - "Sentiment
    Posted by nightowl on Thursday, January 01 @ 14:00:00 PST (94 reads)
    Album Release News

    Sentiment, the debut solo album from Rhys Marsh, the voice of The Autumn Ghost & Kaukasus, was released 10 November 2014 on Autumnsongs Records.

    Frpm the press release: Sentiment is a journey into the darker side of the soul, both musically & lyrically, and is by far the most personal statement that Marsh has produced. Sonically & texturally, this is a dense album, full of thick atmospheres & intense dynamics, with songs that will grip you and keep you on the edge of your seat.

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    From The Editor
    December 31, 2014: Happy New Year dear readers, whether 2015 has just begun or yet to come for you. We hope that 2015 is a better year for all of you... and for us.

    Big Story of Today
    There isn't a Biggest Story for Today, yet.

    Current Rotation
    The following titles are currently among those in rotation at the editor's desk:

    Aaron English - American [Fever] Dream
    IO Earth - IO Earth
    IO Earth - Moments
    IQ - Frequency
    Matthew Parmenter - Horror Express
    and more... (yes, 'stuck' on the RF2012/NF2012 lineup)

    Featured Reviews
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    Blackmore\'s Night - A Knight In York (reviewed 11-17-12)

    The Flower Kings - The Banks Of Eden (reviewed 12-27-12)

    Flying Colors - Live In Europe (reviewed 12-31-13)

    Jethro Tull - Thick As A Brick (40th Anniversary Special Edition) (reviewed 12-31-12)

    Mostly Autumn - Live At The Boerderij (reviewed 08-18-13)

    Jake Nielsen - Perspective (reviewed 12-26-12)

    Threshold - March Of Progress (reviewed 10-28-12)


    CONTEST #36:

    Congrats to Rick Tvedt, our winner of a copy of Bangtower's Casting Shadows CD. Contest #37 coming soon...

    Old Articles
    Thursday, January 01
    · News Bits 2: And Now That We're Awake...
    · Visigoth To Release Debut Album "The Revenant King" Jan 27 On Metal Bl
    Wednesday, December 31
    · Devin Townsend Project - "March Of The Poozers" Lyric Video Launched
    · Newsbits Part 1: While We Were Sleeping...
    · Contact (Zoombi/Majeure) Debut "First Contact" Out Now
    · Gaillion Releases "Admit One" (25th Anniversary Remix and Remaster)
    Tuesday, December 30
    · Beardfish Announce Release Of New Album "+4626-COMFORTZONE"
    Monday, December 29
    · Pain Of Salvation Debut Video Clip For "1979" Off "Falling Home&a
    · Frogg Café Release Live Download of "Admiral's Picks: Volum
    · MoonJune's New Releases:
    Sunday, December 28
    · Musea's November And December Releases Roundup
    Saturday, December 27
    · Periphery Premiere "22 Faces" Via Rolling Stone
    · The Cupboard Of Fear Storybook...
    Friday, December 26
    · Lonely Robot Signs To InsideOutMusic; Announces Debut Album
    · Neal Morse Band To Release New Album, Tour Europe
    · Lucassen And Van Giersbergen's New Project The Gentle Storm
    · Leprous - New album Update; First Festival Dates Confirmed For 2015
    · Steve Rothery To Release "The Ghosts Of Pripyat" Through InsideOut
    · Rocket Scientists Are Looking Forward With "Refuel"
    · Steve Hackett Announces New Solo Studio Album "Wolflight"

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