Prog Latest Content Latest Prog Content http://teamrock.com/prog Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:36:45 +0100 <![CDATA[Son's Of Apollo Talk Us Through Their New Album]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-20/sons-of-apollo-talk-us-through-their-new-album Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:25:00 +0100 Son's Of Apollo Talk Us Through Their New Album Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherinian give us a track by track breakdown on the day of Psychotic Symphony's release http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3971d47d-de83-4eb8-9016-571d1960d980 <![CDATA[Radiohead drummer Philip Selway opens up on his very first soundtrack]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-19/radiohead-drummer-philip-selway-opens-up-on-his-very-first-soundtrack Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:00:00 +0100 Radiohead drummer Philip Selway opens up on his very first soundtrack Not just the drummer for stadium proggers Radiohead, Philip Selway has also released a number of solo albums under his own name – and the latest is his very first soundtrack... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/e052d49b-b8bc-4e91-9e0e-c864a7d15872 <![CDATA[We take a look through Nick Helm's record collection]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-18/we-take-a-look-through-nick-helms-record-collection Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:54:00 +0100 We take a look through Nick Helm's record collection “I’m still learning about prog,” says the rock-loving star of hit BBC show Uncle. So where does the actor-comedian-musician get his weirder chops from? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/6f6435dd-9f2c-4303-a8be-97981a70bbdc <![CDATA[The five most prog Enslaved songs]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-18/the-five-most-prog-enslaved-songs Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:02:00 +0100 The five most prog Enslaved songs They've made an art out of reinventing themselves, but with Enslaved now considered forbearers of the prog metal scene, we compile their five proggiest moments to date. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/e5e11cbe-ca9d-40c6-9fa4-1f93beb89f57 <![CDATA[What do the world's biggest prog stars think of Mikael Akerfeldt?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-16/what-do-the-worlds-biggest-prog-stars-think-of-mikael-akerfeldt Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:17:00 +0100 What do the world's biggest prog stars think of Mikael Akerfeldt? We catch up with Mike Portnoy, Steve Hackett, Steven Wilson and more to find out what they make of Prog Magazine's latest cover star, Mikael Akerfeldt. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b7b2b573-d03d-48cb-999e-035f568cb649 <![CDATA[Listen: Progressive Music Awards 2017 Special]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-10/listen-progressive-music-awards-2017-special Tue, 10 Oct 2017 17:33:00 +0100 Listen: Progressive Music Awards 2017 Special Direct from this year's Progressive Music Awards, featuring interviews with Steve Hillage, Anathema, Opeth, Marillion, Danny Baker, Carl Palmer and more... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/eb6e281f-351f-4873-b6bd-fd36b0c1bf94 <![CDATA[Meet IT, the band bringing politics to prog]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-10/meet-it-the-band-bringing-politics-to-prog Tue, 10 Oct 2017 15:04:00 +0100 Meet IT, the band bringing politics to prog London prog collective IT take aim at the London riots on new album We’re All In This Together. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a03f957d-ba91-4eca-8354-94a6298422f4 <![CDATA[Is Centipede's Septober Energy the best prog album you've never heard?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-10/is-centipedes-septober-energy-the-best-prog-album-youve-never-heard Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:45:00 +0100 Is Centipede's Septober Energy the best prog album you've never heard? Making the case for Centipede's classic album Septober Energy and its inclusion to the prog canon. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f7a45391-8d03-4cfb-80d1-b3d57c2accc0 <![CDATA[Why I love Dream Theater, by DragonForce's Herman Li]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-10/why-i-love-dream-theater-by-dragonforces-herman-li Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:28:00 +0100 Why I love Dream Theater, by DragonForce's Herman Li Why The DragonForce guitarist is *astonished* by Dream Theater’s images and words. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5016b2af-dc38-45b1-badc-5276cd62ba07 <![CDATA[Inside the mind of Magma's Christian Vander]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-10/inside-the-mind-of-magmas-christian-vander Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:12:00 +0100 Inside the mind of Magma's Christian Vander We catch up with Christian Vander and his wife Stella to discuss Magma, Vander’s method of composition, the Kobaïan constructed language, and how Magma fit into the musical landscape. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b370dd14-4936-4358-9536-827bea0d1ad9 <![CDATA[How prog is The Waterboys' Mike Scott?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-10/how-prog-is-the-waterboys-mike-scott Tue, 10 Oct 2017 13:48:00 +0100 How prog is The Waterboys' Mike Scott? Whether he was leading The Waterboys or going solo, this Scottish musician has always been unafraid to hold back, so now we have to ask: how prog is Mike Scott? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d2ced975-02d1-4a6c-bde8-dc076f62cd7e <![CDATA[Enslaved have gone more prog than ever and they're not looking back]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-10/enslaved-have-gone-more-prog-than-ever-and-theyre-not-looking-back Tue, 10 Oct 2017 13:26:00 +0100 Enslaved have gone more prog than ever and they're not looking back They’ve already travelled a long way from their metal origins, and now Enslaved are changing their sound again with their none-more-prog 14th studio album. Guitarist Ivar Bjørnson reveals all. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c9ab1047-e7f4-4844-a56d-d0cecbcd4c12 <![CDATA[The Prog Awards 2017 as they happened]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-09/the-prog-awards-2017-as-they-happened Mon, 09 Oct 2017 17:56:00 +0100 The Prog Awards 2017 as they happened It’s that time of the year again: when the great and good of the progressive music scene don their finery and come together to celebrate the music we all love. Here's how it all went down... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/442b2964-c3e0-4531-a254-9983598f40f8 <![CDATA[Is Opeth's Mikael Akerfeldt the future of prog?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-09/is-opeths-mikael-akerfeldt-the-future-of-prog Mon, 09 Oct 2017 17:10:00 +0100 Is Opeth's Mikael Akerfeldt the future of prog? Mikael Åkerfeldt has spent nearly 30 years steering the ship of Opeth, a group that have progressed far beyond their metal beginnings. Could he be the new figurehead for modern prog rock? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/28ae8761-275a-4f8f-9a5b-1b88d48cb901 <![CDATA[Are Sons Of Apollo prog's most exciting new supergroup?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-04/are-sons-of-apollo-progs-most-exciting-new-supergroup Wed, 04 Oct 2017 14:33:00 +0100 Are Sons Of Apollo prog's most exciting new supergroup? With former members of Dream Theater plus hard rock and AOR heroes on board too, Sons Of Apollo are an exciting prospect. Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherinian tell us more. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ba54bfa0-44c9-4f0e-a343-9a052d6475ed <![CDATA[Anneke van Giersbergen talks VUUR and her heavy new direction]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-04/anneke-van-giersbergen-talks-vuur-and-her-heavy-new-direction Wed, 04 Oct 2017 11:39:00 +0100 Anneke van Giersbergen talks VUUR and her heavy new direction Anneke van Giersbergen plunges into the turbulent waters of progressive metal with VUUR. She tells Prog about her new direction and finding players who can kick her kick her songs in the butt. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ca16787a-e0f7-41bf-b7ed-b20b15e22eb4 <![CDATA[White Moth Black Butterfly on the joys of making "happy music"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-04/white-moth-black-butterfly-on-the-joys-of-making-happy-music Wed, 04 Oct 2017 11:27:00 +0100 White Moth Black Butterfly on the joys of making "happy music" How TesseracT’s Daniel Tompkins braved sadistic midges, toxic fumes and self-sacrifice to find atonement at the end of the rainbow with White Moth Black Butterfly. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/54e7a973-0088-4d35-a7f6-4dbe8d5352c0 <![CDATA[Listen: Ever Meet Hendrix? with Ian Anderson]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-03/listen-ever-meet-hendrix-with-ian-anderson Tue, 03 Oct 2017 11:44:00 +0100 Listen: Ever Meet Hendrix? with Ian Anderson Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson looks back at the people he's met over his career in rock music, including Captain Beefheart, Joe Bonamassa, Roy Harper, Black Sabbath and more http://assets.teamrock.com/image/040065cc-e46d-4dac-a894-632548d8ce91 <![CDATA[Prog Awards 2017: Live Blog]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-14/prog-awards-2017-live-blog Thu, 14 Sep 2017 19:40:00 +0100 Prog Awards 2017: Live Blog All the action from the 2017 Prog Awards in London... in 11/4 time http://assets.teamrock.com/image/7e302bee-deee-401e-828a-ec0c33d2ee17 <![CDATA[Arcane Roots: "Our music is going to keep evolving"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/arcane-roots-our-music-is-going-to-keep-evolving Wed, 06 Sep 2017 22:00:00 +0100 Arcane Roots: "Our music is going to keep evolving" Ten years into their career, Arcane Roots are preparing to release their proggiest album to date, inspired by frontman Andrew Groves’ eclectic listening habits. Prog finds out more... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b52951a8-1c35-4e23-96cd-a4e31c53efdd <![CDATA[How Leprous went from prog to progger on new album Malina]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/how-leprous-went-from-prog-to-progger-on-new-album-malina Wed, 06 Sep 2017 19:00:00 +0100 How Leprous went from prog to progger on new album Malina Ihsahn’s former backing band have gone full prog on their latest album, Malina. As frontman Einar Solberg tells Prog, Leprous are still searching for their true identity. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ff3b2945-b16c-4ad2-b092-897930e2659f <![CDATA[Remembering Holger Czukay]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/remebering-holger-czukay Wed, 06 Sep 2017 17:26:00 +0100 Remembering Holger Czukay Prog writer Sid Smith remembers the music and influence of the Can bassist, who sadly died yesterday... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ce1e989d-26bd-4e22-8727-3c4e546ed2e7 <![CDATA[Threshold: "Sometimes it's good to shake things up a bit"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/threshold-sometimes-its-good-to-shake-things-up-a-bit Wed, 06 Sep 2017 17:00:00 +0100 Threshold: "Sometimes it's good to shake things up a bit" Two decades after he was last in the line-up, vocalist Glynn Morgan reunites with Threshold as they embrace their prog proclivities on Legends Of The Shires. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/441a1018-2f9d-433d-b8e3-379a2b0df3bb <![CDATA[Caligula’s Horse: "This is us at our absolute best"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/caligulas-horse-this-is-us-at-our-absolute-best Wed, 06 Sep 2017 12:00:00 +0100 Caligula’s Horse: "This is us at our absolute best" On their fourth album, Caligula’s Horse have challenged themselves not only musically but also lyrically, with their most ambitious concept to date. Frontman Jim Grey tells us more http://assets.teamrock.com/image/e9545883-9ed7-4756-880f-635e874f3678 <![CDATA[Meet Gizmodrome, Stewart Copeland's punk prog supergroup]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/meet-gizmodrome-stewart-copelands-punk-prog-supergroup Wed, 06 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +0100 Meet Gizmodrome, Stewart Copeland's punk prog supergroup What began as an impromptu phone call has snowballed into a punk prog supergroup with Stewart Copeland as frontman. Meet Gizmodrome – they’re “a hell of a lot of band!” http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f1672bb9-5eb9-4e68-90f5-f84067e284c6 <![CDATA[How Detroit's Discipline created magic with album number five]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-05/how-detroits-discipline-created-magic-with-album-number-five Tue, 05 Sep 2017 19:00:00 +0100 How Detroit's Discipline created magic with album number five Detroit’s Discipline don’t have the biggest back catalogue for a band that was born in the late 1980s. But as their new shows, when the quartet hit the ‘record’ button, magic happens. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/654bb835-eac7-40b5-b5e5-77c6bc9ba0f3 <![CDATA[Phil McNulty gives us a peek at his proggy record collection]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-05/phil-mcnulty-gives-us-a-peek-at-his-proggy-record-collection Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:00:00 +0100 Phil McNulty gives us a peek at his proggy record collection The long-serving chief sports writer for BBC Online started supporting rock and prog back when he was a tuned-in Liverpool teen. But which proggers are in his premier league? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/202c7947-4f85-4c32-9660-6aff6b6ec043 <![CDATA[Chon introduce their sweet second album Honey]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-05/chon-introuce-their-sweet-second-album-honey Tue, 05 Sep 2017 12:00:00 +0100 Chon introduce their sweet second album Honey A decade ago, they were playing to empty rooms in their hometown of San Diego, but today Chon are packing out venues with their friendly math rock sound. Mario Camarena sums up their progress. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/02d553a7-b5ad-44f9-b945-312baa317d3b <![CDATA[The outer limits: How prog are Laibach?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-05/the-outer-limits-how-prog-are-laibach Tue, 05 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +0100 The outer limits: How prog are Laibach? This Slovenian troupe are known for their intriguing covers of rock classics and were the first Western rock group to play in North Korea - but how prog are Laibach? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d19ca71f-05b0-4615-b96e-721b913a5d30 <![CDATA[Meet Golden Caves: The Dutch band on a collision course between prog and pop]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-05/meet-golden-caves-the-dutch-band-on-a-collision-course-between-prog-and-pop Tue, 05 Sep 2017 08:00:00 +0100 Meet Golden Caves: The Dutch band on a collision course between prog and pop Not prog, not pop: meet the Dutch fivepiece who "sit in the middle of two fanbases or two genres". http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9cd09d04-2032-490a-bcfc-327dd0f0c1bb <![CDATA[It's Prog, Jim, But Not As We Know It: The Chambers Brothers]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/its-prog-jim-but-not-as-we-know-it-the-chambers-brothers Mon, 04 Sep 2017 22:00:00 +0100 It's Prog, Jim, But Not As We Know It: The Chambers Brothers Making the case for The Chambers Brothers - The Time Has Come's addition to the prog canon. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/2307bfcb-fdf6-498a-8bb2-0f34ade9832f <![CDATA[Fad gadgets: The gizmos putting the prog into progress]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/fad-gadgets-the-gizmos-putting-the-prog-into-progress-1 Mon, 04 Sep 2017 21:00:00 +0100 Fad gadgets: The gizmos putting the prog into progress Rhodri Marsden on three of the latest must-have gizmos, including Fender bluetooth speakers and an eco-friendly guitar. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3491d288-3095-4659-b2d7-1d347a89ad72 <![CDATA[The Prog Interview: Inside the mind of The Moody Blues frontman Justin Hayward]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/the-prog-interview-inside-the-mind-of-the-moody-blues-frontman-justin-hayward Mon, 04 Sep 2017 19:00:00 +0100 The Prog Interview: Inside the mind of The Moody Blues frontman Justin Hayward As frontman of The Moody Blues, Justin Hayward played a key role in reinventing the band’s sound and leading them to global success. We find out more about his life and career. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9dcb167d-9eef-4701-8ad4-25db59186bae <![CDATA[My Prog Hero: Tom G Warrior on early Roxy Music]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/my-prog-hero-tom-g-warrior-on-early-roxy-music Mon, 04 Sep 2017 16:00:00 +0100 My Prog Hero: Tom G Warrior on early Roxy Music Would you believe that the Triptykon and former Celtic Frost frontman Tom G Warrior is mesmerised by early Roxy Music? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/7b441e38-fe9b-44a4-804a-e7b5ad9ac77a <![CDATA[Carl Palmer: Prog God 2017]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/carl-palmer-prog-god-2017 Mon, 04 Sep 2017 15:00:00 +0100 Carl Palmer: Prog God 2017 Prog is delighted to be presenting Carl Palmer with this year’s Prog God Award at the Progressive Music Awards. Here we pay tribute to this founder member of Emerson, Lake and Palmer. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/1ca016c3-2d21-46cf-98e0-f356121c4e74 <![CDATA[Theo Travis: "My new album is very much new prog rock - no elves in sight"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/theo-travis-my-new-album-is-very-much-new-prog-rock-no-elves-in-sight Mon, 04 Sep 2017 13:00:00 +0100 Theo Travis: "My new album is very much new prog rock - no elves in sight" In-demand prog jazz saxophonist and flautist Theo Travis is busier than ever. He takes time out to tell us exactly what he’s been up to... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b4731916-c089-4ce2-9ee2-fc2e4455966b <![CDATA[David Gilmour on touring, Pompeii and the future]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/david-gilmour-on-touring-pompeii-and-the-future Mon, 04 Sep 2017 12:00:00 +0100 David Gilmour on touring, Pompeii and the future As David Gilmour: Live At Pompeii reaches cinemas ahead of its release on DVD, CD and vinyl, the Pink Floyd man joins Prog for a chat. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/35a63824-0d93-4671-b090-c97898006aaf <![CDATA[The inside story of Pink Floyd’s classic Live At Pompeii]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/the-inside-story-of-pink-floyds-classic-live-at-pompeii Mon, 04 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +0100 The inside story of Pink Floyd’s classic Live At Pompeii A maverick filmmaker, a band reaching the peak of their powers, an iconic venue steeped in history, and a singing Afghan Hound: this is the inside story of Pink Floyd’s Live At Pompeii. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d67cccf6-d668-417e-bbb1-f52d596a948a <![CDATA[All around the world: Meet China's Re-Tros]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/all-around-the-world-meet-chinas-re-tros Mon, 04 Sep 2017 07:00:00 +0100 All around the world: Meet China's Re-Tros Could one of China’s biggest bands break the wall with their UK debut? Meet multi-instrumentalist Hua Dong. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/8a4a3d23-7c5e-4bf3-af05-1c843c9f487c <![CDATA[Meet Mark Fisher, the man behind Limelight fanzine]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-03/meet-mark-fisher-the-man-behind-limelight-fanzine Sun, 03 Sep 2017 22:00:00 +0100 Meet Mark Fisher, the man behind Limelight fanzine From fanboy to founding editor – Mark Fisher remembers his time at XTC’s official mag. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9d57afa8-8e41-49c4-8144-a8079ccc4be8