Monthly Archives: July 2015

PAGAN’S MIND To Release Live DVD/CD October 16th Via SPV/Steamhammer

An early highlight in PAGAN’S MIND‘s career was playing the ProgPower USA festival in 2003, the American edition of what many consider to be the best niche festival in the world. Hard on the heels of the release of Celestial … Continue reading

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My Top 10 Rush albums

This was originally posted on my old Blogspot page back in June of 2014. So I decided to rescue it and post it here. So here it is! What are my top 10 Rush albums? Can I come up with … Continue reading

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Crisalida – “Terra Ancestral”

Crisalida are on their sixth album “Terra Ancestral” and this is the first that I have heard of them. I suppose that being Chilean and singing in their native tongue might have something to do with that. Still, given how … Continue reading

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IMMINENT SONIC DESTRUCTION To Tour With Fates Warning!

Detroit Progressive Super Metal outfit IMMINENT SONIC DESTRUCTION are hitting the road this fall in support of Fates Warning on the first half of their 2015 North American tour. ISD is currently wrapping up production on their second full-length CD, … Continue reading

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Piah Mater – “Memories of Inexistence”

Brazil’s Piah Mater don’t really hide their influences on “Memories of Inexistence” but when a release sounds as good as this one, I am not worried how “Opethian” that they sound. It’s never a copy at all. Piah Mater remind … Continue reading

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InsideOut reveals the artwork for the upcoming release from Caligula’s Horse called “Bloom”

“Bloom” is set to be released on October 16th via InsideOut Music. Melding the forthright intensity of rock with the skill and inventiveness of progressive metal, Brisbane’s CALIGULA’S HORSE have announced the 16th October 2015 release of their 3rd record … Continue reading

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Dream Theater’s 30th Anniversary: My 30 Favorite Songs, Part 3 (1-10)

This is part 3 of my 3 part tribute to the 30th Anniversary of Dream Theater. I’ve chosen my favorite 30 songs by them and these are not necessarily their best songs of course, just the ones I love and … Continue reading

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