Category Archives: Progressive Metal

Prog Collective ~ Worlds On Hold

OK, this is an album full of great musicians & playing music, some of which you may know, some, you may not. Included on this album are these great musicians…Todd Rundgren, Geoff Tate, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, Jon Davidson, Patrick Moraz, … Continue reading

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Liquid Tension Experiment ~ LTE 3

The first time that I heard the Liquid Tension Experiment, I didn’t really groove to it. One of my friends lent me some tracks to listen to, but, they never quite worked for me. I can’t tell you whether it … Continue reading

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Evergrey ~ Escape Of The Phoenix

This hard rocking progressive rock band is great to listen to. While you may not know the songs, you’ll find yourself grooving to the drum beat going along, before you know it. The music is good. The vocals are good. … Continue reading

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Riverside ~ Lost ‘N’ Found

Another great album by Riverside. This one is live. Even though I’ve been getting away from concert albums, this one stood out. This band has chops. If I didn’t hear the applause in between songs, I may not know that … Continue reading

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Coming Soon…

Coming soon…Riverside ~ Lost ‘n’ Found, and, a brand NEW album from Firefall!

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Deep Purple ~ Whoosh!

Deep Purple, going all the way back to the 1960’s is back again in 2020, with a great lineup of great musicians including Ian Gillan, Ian Paice, Roger Glover, Don Airey taking place of the great Jon Lord & the … Continue reading

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Patrick Hemer ~ The writing’s On The Wall

This 2020 release is good for those of you who like hard rock music. Almost every song has a lot of distortion & guitar licks that would make a guitar player want to play his guitar licks. While it may … Continue reading

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Frost* ~ Others EP

This EP, which has 6 songs (wouldn’t that be an album?) is quite different than what most would think about, when they listen to Frost*. I really love this band. Most of their music is really great. Their debut album, … Continue reading

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Poltergeist ~ Feather Of Truth

  For those of you who love hard metal, this will probably be the album for you. For me, this was OK. The music was really good. I loved the way that the bass & drumming played off of each … Continue reading

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Haken ~ Virus

  This heavy metal progressive rock band put out another winner with Virus. Starting off hard core metal with “Prosthetic”, with vocals starting off grumbly, then changing into a more melodic voice, while singing. The band certainly has their musical … Continue reading

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