Category Archives: art rock

Rank ‘Em: Asia studio albums

I am planning on doing a tribute radio show this Sunday August 16th at 10am EDT, dedicated to Asia and all variations of the band. So that means: Wetton era, Payne era, GPS and also Dukes of the Orient. This … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, melodic rock, progressive rock | Tagged | Leave a comment

Aleah – “Aleah”

The discovery of PMP introduced me to many artists. When Rob asked me to become a reviewer for the site, my net of musical discovery was cast even wider. This latest album I have for review is from a vocalist … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, classic rock, melodic rock, pop rock | Tagged | Leave a comment

Rob’s Recommendation Roundup: Volume 21

Long Distance Calling – “How Do We Want To Live?” Label: Inside Out Music Release Date: June 26, 2020 One of the best instrumental bands out there is Germany’s Long Distance Calling. I should probably call them “mostly” instrumental since … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, experimental rock, extreme metal, modern metal, modern prog, post rock, progressive metal, progressive rock | Tagged | Leave a comment

Rob’s Recommendation Roundup: Volume 20

Hail Spirit Noir – “Eden In Reverse” Agonia Records 19 June 2020 I hadn’t heard of Greece’s Hail Spirit Noir prior to this so I had no expectations coming into this. From what I read about them, they were more … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, modern prog, progressive rock | Tagged | Leave a comment

Rob’s Recommendation Roundup: Volume 19

Secrets of the Moon – “Black House” Label: Prophecy Productions Release Date: 8 May 2020 Secrets of the Moon aren’t a prog band in the traditional sense of the word. In fact, I am quite sure that most people would … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, atmospheric metal, dark rock, death metal, experimental rock, gothic metal, gothic rock, progressive metal | Tagged | Leave a comment

Molitoth is set to release “The Tribunal” on June 26, premieres new track!

I was a big fan of the band A Light Within and their frontman Kyle Brandt has a new solo project called Molitoth. Kyle is a super talented person and I thought I’d help out by premiering a new track … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, atmospheric metal, cinematic metal, experimental rock, progressive metal, progressive rock | Tagged | Leave a comment

Pattern-Seeking Animals – “Prehensile Tales”

Spock’s Beard side project Pattern-Seeking Animals is back with their second album “Prehensile Tales” which is hot on the heels of their self titled debut that was released just last year. The band consists of current Spock’s Beard members Ted … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, modern prog, progressive rock | Tagged | Leave a comment

Katatonia – “City Burials”

After a (thankfully) brief hiatus, Katatonia got back in action with a tour to honor the 10th anniversary of “Night is the New Day” in 2019. So naturally the next step was a new album and that’s something I always … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, modern prog, progressive metal, progressive rock | Tagged | Leave a comment

Mantric – “False Negative”

It always amazes me when a band sets the bar higher with each album that they release. Eventually you think “okay, there’s no way this one can be better than the last one.” Mantric has 2 exceptional albums already and … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, atmospheric metal, modern prog, progressive metal | Tagged | 1 Comment

Witchcraft – “Black Metal”

First off, do not be fooled. “Black Metal” is not a black metal album. For that matter it is not a Witchcraft album either. So what gives? What “Black Metal” really is is a solo acoustic album by Witchcraft mastermind … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, folk rock | Tagged | 1 Comment