Category Archives: Symphonic Progressive Rock

Simulated Sun

  Another EP for this review. This one is more in the Rock & Roll lineup. The first song “Castles” draws you right in with some great guitar work. The vocals are in good form. “The Emergence” is more of … Continue reading

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Ardours ~ Last Place On Earth

  This album didn’t really hit me with the first instrumental song, but, by the time that “Catabolic” come on with the vocals standing above the music, really changed my mind. At first, I was ready to just notch this … Continue reading

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Ruphus ~ New Born Day, & Ranshart

  Considering that I consider myself a prog guy, I’ve never heard of this great progressive rock band before. Now that I have, I can’t wait to hear more. These albums are originally done in 1973, & 1974 & have … Continue reading

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Sweet Oblivion

  Another great album featuring Geoff Tate. Anything that Geoff Tate puts his hands on, seems to work very well. The music is sweet. The vocals are right where they need to be & the production is wonderful. “Transition” starts … Continue reading

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Nad Sylvan ~ The Regal Bastard

  Another great album from Nad Sylvan. This one incorporates a bunch of great progressive artists including Steve Hackett, Guthrie Govan, Tony Levin, Jonas Reingold, Nick Beggs, Nick D’virgilio, & more. The album is great as a whole or in … Continue reading

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Izz ~ Don’t Panic

  A new album put out by Izz? Wonderful! The title track, which opens up the album, at first listen, I didn’t like, but, after a second listen, I found myself liking it much better. Then comes the epic “42” … Continue reading

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Emil Bulls ~ Mix Tape

  This metal band put together a bunch of covers from when they were growing up in the 80’s & 90’s. Covers include songs from Genesis, Bruno Mars, Billy Idol, (Jefferson) Starship, Pixies, Taylor Dane, Eminem, Destiny’s child & more. … Continue reading

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