Category Archives: progressive metal

Rob’s Recommendation Roundup: Volume 14

To start things off, we have the long awaited fourth album by Noekk, “Waltzing In Obscurity.” I reviewed their EP “Carol Stones and Elder Rock” from last year which was an all acoustic affair. I had wondered if that was … Continue reading

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ProgPower USA 2019 – Day Two

MaYaN pictured above. Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019 – Day 2: (All photos taken by me.) For setlist info, see here (Thanks to whoever did this!): https://www.setlist.fm/festival/2019/progpower-usa-xx-5bd71fe4.html Tomorrow’s Eve (Germany/USA) 4-5pm Butt dragging already. Oh boy. Got to the venue a … Continue reading

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ProgPower USA 2019 – Day One

Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019 – Day 1: (All photos taken by me. Had some settings issues so they are what they are) For setlist info, see here (Thanks to whoever did this!): https://www.setlist.fm/festival/2019/progpower-usa-xx-5bd71fe4.html So, next year, I’ll have our room … Continue reading

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Sonata Arctica – Talviyö

This band doesn’t really need an introduction as most in this realm of music have heard them and already developed an opinion of them… multiple times even. And, man, do those opinions vary wildly. I could be way off base, … Continue reading

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Disillusion – The Liberation

And here we are with yet ANOTHER band that I wasn’t familiar with but seems to have been around for years… their first demo was in 1995! But their first studio album wasn’t until 2004, when they released Back to … Continue reading

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Tool – “Fear Inoculum”

Words that I never thought I would say or type: Tool have a new album. “Fear Inoculum” is the long awaited album, 13 fucking years to be exact. Before I get into the music, there are a few things that … Continue reading

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LEPROUS – Announce release of new album “Pitfalls”!

One of the best newer prog bands out there, Leprous are back with another album! Here’s the press release. ___________________________________________________ Burgeoning Norwegian Rock outfit LEPROUS return with their sixth and most ambitious studio album entitled “Pitfalls”, to be released on … Continue reading

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