KENNY DUBMAN Returns with Anthemic New Single and Music Video, “Old Dog,” Featuring CHARLIE STARR of BLACKBERRY SMOKE!

New Jersey based heavy rock artist KENNY DUBMAN has released the official music video for "Old Dog," the debut single with CHARLIE STARR (BLACKBERRY SMOKE)off of his upcoming LP, Conflicted. Produced by Kenny Dubman and Steve Deauctis, Conflicted was recorded at Sound Spa Productions in Edison, NJ, and features additional guest appearances by Zakk Wylde (OZZY OSBOURNE, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY) and SCOTTI HILL (SKID ROW). "Conflicted is really an album of … Continue reading KENNY DUBMAN Returns with Anthemic New Single and Music Video, “Old Dog,” Featuring CHARLIE STARR of BLACKBERRY SMOKE!

COYOTE MAN Releases New Instrumental Single, “Perilous”

Chicago based, Progressive Rock duo COYOTE MAN has released their new instrumental track, "Perilous," the first single off of their upcoming, sophomore album, Precognition. "From the beginning structure of the song it really gave us a dark presence and meaning if you will. A sort of dark truth with our economy at the moment which is in a … Continue reading COYOTE MAN Releases New Instrumental Single, “Perilous”

COOZABLACK & SIN CITY Release New Single, “Christine”

Houston,TX based Hip-Hop/Rock Band COOZABLACK & SIN CITY has released their newest single, "Christine." A complex culture clash that moves effortlessly between Carribean infused summer jam, Hip-Hop banger, and guitar driven, Heavy Rock Anthem, "Christine" is the perfect cruise your city with the windows down, feel good song that eliminates your bad days. Written and arranged as … Continue reading COOZABLACK & SIN CITY Release New Single, “Christine”

MORELAND THE SHOOTING Release Official Music Video for Poignant New Single, “Moreland”

Post Hardcore, Progressive Metal Band MORELAND THE SHOOTING has released the official music video for their single, "Moreland." Directed by Mike Hale and filmed in Atlanta, GA, "Moreland" is an act of social activism featuring memorials built for victims of gun violence. The band would like to extend special thanks and recognition to Somber Johnston for her participation in the project. … Continue reading MORELAND THE SHOOTING Release Official Music Video for Poignant New Single, “Moreland”

John Bassett announces new album “UNEARTH” video trailer

John Bassett (the singer, songwriter and producer of UK Progressive Rock BandKingBathmat) will release his debut solo album on March 31st on Stereohead Records with worldwide distribution through Code 7. "UNEARTH VIDEO TRAILER" You can view, embed and share the video at below link - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xslB9EGaEL0 "UNEARTH" is descrbed as "a darkly lush collection of 10 finely crafted acoustic songs … Continue reading John Bassett announces new album “UNEARTH” video trailer

Montreal’s MIRE (prog rock/metal) Announce Release of Inward/Outward; Offer Free Download

Rising out of Montreal, QC's vibrant music scene, progressive rock / metal band MIRE are proud to announce the official release of their debut album Inward/Outward on March 18th to follow up their 2010 self titled EP.   Two years in the making, Inward/Outward is a 10 track reflection of ideas flying every which way around the recording studio, ranging from cognitive science … Continue reading Montreal’s MIRE (prog rock/metal) Announce Release of Inward/Outward; Offer Free Download

PROGRESSIVE NATION AT SEA 2014 – The Prog Event Of The Millennium

PROGRESSIVE NATION AT SEA 2014 have confirmed the remaining acts added to complete the final lineup to what will be the biggest event of it's kind in the history of the PROG genre! 23 bands & artists are on board featuring... TRANSATLANTIC, PORTNOY SHEEHAN MACALPINE SHERINIAN, JON ANDERSON, ADRIAN BELEW'S POWER TRIO, DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT, … Continue reading PROGRESSIVE NATION AT SEA 2014 – The Prog Event Of The Millennium

August 2, 2013 (Los Angeles, CA) - UK Progressive rock band TesseracT will be returning to North America for two tours!  First the band will hit the road with Katatonia, Cult of Luna and Intronaut.  That tour begins September 23rd in Boston, MA and runs through October 7th in San Francisco, CA. Immediately following their dates with Katatonia, TesseracT has announced a … Continue reading

MASCHINE reveal first track from debut album & FREE download

The young and hotly-tipped UK-based progressive rockers Maschine are excited to reveal the first track from their debut album Rubidium. This is an edit of album opener 'The Fallen', and they are also giving listeners a chance to download it for free. Band-leader Luke Machin had this to say about the track: "I am pleased to give you … Continue reading MASCHINE reveal first track from debut album & FREE download

REVIEW: Female fronted NYC progressive rockers Eye Ra Haze release their brooding EP Eye Of The Storm

Modern progressive music is somewhat of a boys club. With the exception of a few bands that surfaced between the mid-90’s and now, the female gender has been primarily absent from the world of progressive hard rock and metal. Finally, the wait ends now with the introduction of New York City alternative/progressive quintet EYE RA … Continue reading REVIEW: Female fronted NYC progressive rockers Eye Ra Haze release their brooding EP Eye Of The Storm

KingBathmat unleash Official Video for “Sentinel” CGI animation

UK Progressive Rock Band KingBathmat have launched a video for new song“Sentinel”, this track is taken from the forthcoming album "Overcoming The Monster"  which is released on July 22nd. The video features CGI animation from director Michele Botticelli and was 2 years in the making.

THE CUSTODIAN Signs With The Lasers Edge New Album Necessary Wasted Time Due Out June 18th

Artwork and Tracklisting Revealed THE CUSTODIAN is the UK's newest and most exciting progressive rock band. Formed in late 2012, the band is already primed to release their debut offering Necessary Wasted Time June 18th via The Lasers Edge.   The band is lead by British musician Richard Thomson, better known as the vocalist of progressive metal group Xerath. … Continue reading THE CUSTODIAN Signs With The Lasers Edge New Album Necessary Wasted Time Due Out June 18th

BIGELF returns and signs new deal with InsideOut Music

  InsideOut Music is immensely pleased to announce the signing of progressive-rock powerhouse BIGELF for the release of their forthcoming new album later this year. Label-head Thomas Waber says about the signing: "We have been talking to BIGELF for quite some time now and I am really pleased that we finally managed to make this happen! … Continue reading BIGELF returns and signs new deal with InsideOut Music

SPOCK’S BEARD Announce April 2 Release of ‘Brief Nocturnes And Dreamless Sleep’

Progressive-rock legends SPOCK'S BEARD have returned to InsideOut Music for the April 2nd North American release of BRIEF NOCTURNES AND DREAMLESS SLEEP, their 11th studio album. Label-head Thomas Waber had this to say about the band's return: "InsideOut Music and Spock's Beard have a long and successful history. What would we be as a company without them?  Welcome home guys!"   The new studio … Continue reading SPOCK’S BEARD Announce April 2 Release of ‘Brief Nocturnes And Dreamless Sleep’

Ultraviolet Hippopotamus w/Dopapod @ Rex Theater Feb. 8

Ultraviolet Hippopotamus is an explosive five-piece progressive improvisational band with a rapidly growing fan base across the U.S. and Europe. Described as “brightening the future of the jam band scene,” Ultraviolet Hippopotamus mixes tight, funky jams with new dance beats, heartfelt lyrics, compelling composition, eccentric effects and a vibrant light show for an incredible, one-of-a-kind … Continue reading Ultraviolet Hippopotamus w/Dopapod @ Rex Theater Feb. 8

Buke and Gase’s General Dome Out Today, Watch Video For “Hiccup”

Buke and Gase's new album, General Dome, is out today on Brassland, and the band is revealing a curious new video for their song "Hiccup." Premiered today on IFC Fix, the video is a dizzying trip 'round the wheel. Perceptions are muddled, scrambled, disassembled, and repurposed as images we are familiar with transfigure into new … Continue reading Buke and Gase’s General Dome Out Today, Watch Video For “Hiccup”

Ahleuchatistas to Tour with Buke & Gase in Support of Heads Full of Poison

With a moniker that screams "enigma," Asheville, North Carolina instrumental rock duo Ahleuchatistas belong to the beyond-category sector of such iconic, genre-flouting combos as John Zorn's Naked City, Captain Beefheart's Magic Band, Swans, Tortoise, and Sun City Girls. The duo of Shane Perlowin (guitar and bass) and Ryan Oslance (drums) combine wicked precision with intense … Continue reading Ahleuchatistas to Tour with Buke & Gase in Support of Heads Full of Poison

Brit-Prog Rockers KingBathmat Never Follow The Rules

I always like getting an assignment to cover and review new Brit-Rock. When PMM's COO, Alan Welding, sent me the link to KingBathmat's 6th studio album, "Truth Button" ( to be released on Stereohead Records with worldwide physical and digital distribution by Code 7 on January 21st 2013) I was intrigued. I loaded up the album, … Continue reading Brit-Prog Rockers KingBathmat Never Follow The Rules

AHLEUCHATISTAS SHARE “LIGHTED STAIRS” VIDEO

With a moniker that screams "enigma," Asheville, North Carolina instrumental rock duo Ahleuchatistas belong to the beyond-category sector of such iconic, genre-flouting combos as John Zorn's Naked City, Captain Beefheart's Magic Band, Swans, Tortoise, and Sun City Girls. A duo armed only with guitar and drums, Ahleuchatistas combine wicked precision with intense abandon, droll humor … Continue reading AHLEUCHATISTAS SHARE “LIGHTED STAIRS” VIDEO