Prog Latest Content Latest Prog Content http://teamrock.com/prog Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:13:14 +0100 <![CDATA[Ghost Community's Matt Cohen gives us a glimpse into his prog world]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-22/ghost-communitys-matt-cohen-gives-us-a-glimpse-into-his-prog-world Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:48:00 +0000 Ghost Community's Matt Cohen gives us a glimpse into his prog world The great and good of progressive music spill the beans about the prog that means the most to them. This month, Ghost Community's bassist Matt Cohen. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/4f78886f-99d6-45be-8d03-6bcd63343ac7 <![CDATA[Forward thinkers: Why Disperse are forgoing djent to focus on prog]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-22/forward-thinkers-why-disperse-are-forgoing-djent-to-focus-on-prog Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:23:00 +0000 Forward thinkers: Why Disperse are forgoing djent to focus on prog They began as part of the djent explosion, but now Disperse are embracing the prog world full-on with their genuinely unique and mind-bending sound. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/7c9a011c-bac5-4710-8321-c3fe0661702c <![CDATA[Magenta's Rob Reed: "I had dig deep to find something new to say"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-22/magentas-rob-reed-i-had-dig-deep-to-find-something-new-to-say Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:14:00 +0000 Magenta's Rob Reed: "I had dig deep to find something new to say" After four years, Magenta are back! Robert Reed and Christina Booth explain why it took so long, the obstacles that stood in their way, and the sci-fi story behind their new album. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/12c8e7f9-9060-4467-a7d7-b09fced032d6 <![CDATA[Steve Rothery: "People still think Marillion are a Scottish heavy metal band”]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-22/steve-rothery-people-still-think-marillion-are-a-scottish-heavy-metal-band Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:00:00 +0000 Steve Rothery: "People still think Marillion are a Scottish heavy metal band” The Marillion guitarist Steve Rothery talks soundtracks, photography, his relationship with Fish and keeping your sanity in the music business… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/87a52bf1-4943-4ee1-8e3e-ef672c52c38e <![CDATA[New Issue Of Prog On Sale Now]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-22/new-issue-of-prog-on-sale-now-9 Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:48:00 +0000 New Issue Of Prog On Sale Now Prog 75 features the 100 Greatest Prog Songs Of All Time, a tribute to John Wetton plus Mastodon, Magenta, Cruise To The Edge and more... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a046ef10-7ab3-4ca3-a60b-e7400d3a07d5 <![CDATA[Richard Barbieri gives us a behind-the-scenes look at his musical methods]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-22/richard-barbieri-gives-us-a-behind-the-scenes-look-at-his-musical-methods Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:26:00 +0000 Richard Barbieri gives us a behind-the-scenes look at his musical methods From topping charts with Japan in the 1980s to years working with Porcupine Tree, Richard Barbieri has had quite the career. With his new third solo album out now, we glance back over his CV. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f751639e-3ef6-4e34-8a40-e1828e651da2 <![CDATA[Genesis on Supper's Ready: "This is where we started to become significant"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-22/genesis-on-suppers-ready-this-is-where-we-started-to-become-significant Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:00:00 +0000 Genesis on Supper's Ready: "This is where we started to become significant" Genesis' Supper's Ready has been voted your number one prog anthem of all time. Here, the band look back on the track. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c3a54577-6729-4eec-83ea-1ef36403b21f <![CDATA[The Outer Limits: How prog are Epica?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-22/the-outer-limits-how-prog-are-epica Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:31:00 +0000 The Outer Limits: How prog are Epica? They’ve worked with 70-piece choirs and classical orchestras, and they beautifully bridge the musical worlds of heavy and symphonic. So now we have to ask: how prog are Epica? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/4e799e2e-128e-4623-a575-8743b13caef3 <![CDATA[The 100 Greatest Prog Anthems Of All Time]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-22/the-100-greatest-prog-anthems-of-all-time Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:52:00 +0000 The 100 Greatest Prog Anthems Of All Time What is the greatest prog anthem of all time? Will a classic steal the top spot, or is it time for a new generation of proggers to take over? Prog turned to you, the readers, for the answers. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/124de41d-6acb-49e4-a46f-42b88618ee1c <![CDATA[The Essential Prog Releases For Record Store Day]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-21/the-essential-prog-releases-for-record-store-day Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:05:00 +0000 The Essential Prog Releases For Record Store Day We've been through this year's Record Store Day List to unearth the prog gold on offer... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/763a13c6-eeef-4759-a94e-f472a5307080 <![CDATA[Bittersweet Symphonies: Alan Reed guides Prog through his new album]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-21/bittersweet-symphonies-alan-reed-guides-prog-through-his-new-album Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:54:00 +0000 Bittersweet Symphonies: Alan Reed guides Prog through his new album Personal tensions, the dark side of the media and the threat of terrorism: there are many topics covered in Alan Reed’s new solo release. Plus a whole horde of special guests... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5db93373-954b-4d86-95fa-99119723b401 <![CDATA[Cruise To The Edge: Prog reports back from the high seas]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-21/cruise-to-the-edge-prog-reports-back-from-the-high-seas Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:36:00 +0000 Cruise To The Edge: Prog reports back from the high seas Cruise To The Edge is back with a special celebration for Mike Portnoy’s birthday, numerous tributes to Greg Lake and John Wetton, and of course, plenty of fun in the sun. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ca3558f2-78c3-4ffe-bfcd-d460d34d4d70 <![CDATA[How family tragedy fuelled Mastodon's proggiest-ever album]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-20/how-family-tragedy-fuelled-mastodons-proggiest-ever-album Mon, 20 Mar 2017 17:15:00 +0000 How family tragedy fuelled Mastodon's proggiest-ever album A family tragedy fuelled the creative fires behind Mastodon’s seventh album Emperor Of Sand. Prog meets the band to discuss their proggiest release since Crack The Skye. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/12ddb956-6058-489e-94ca-62717823b364 <![CDATA[John Wetton and me, by friend and Prog writer Nick Shilton]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-20/john-wetton-and-me-by-friend-and-prog-writer-nick-shilton Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:01:00 +0000 John Wetton and me, by friend and Prog writer Nick Shilton Nick Shilton was both a fan and a friend of the late John Wetton. He looks back on his friendship with Wetton and the wide-ranging influence of his music. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/886f559f-dbf6-41b4-a6cd-494e4a112b4e <![CDATA[Geoff Downes remembers his late friend John Wetton]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-20/geoff-downes-remembers-his-late-friend-john-wetton Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:06:00 +0000 Geoff Downes remembers his late friend John Wetton John Wetton’s Asia colleague and close comrade Geoff Downes pays tribute to his life and work. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f515e2be-6a7e-4135-8cbc-8844079ba41b <![CDATA[An extraordinary life: John Wetton, 1949-2017]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-20/an-extraordinary-life-john-wetton-1949-2017 Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:48:00 +0000 An extraordinary life: John Wetton, 1949-2017 From backing pop stars as a teenager to his work with King Crimson, Asia and many more, John Wetton was a true gem of the prog world. We go behind-the-scenes on his life and career. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/697ae674-8b1e-4e52-813d-159f3b90d1b8 <![CDATA[Our Six Favourite Irish Prog Bands]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-17/our-six-favourite-irish-prog-bands Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:47:00 +0000 Our Six Favourite Irish Prog Bands We celebrate St. Patrick's Day with our six of the best from the Emerald Isle... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b41dd0ea-7bce-4f97-8539-3b70d1ced5f2 <![CDATA[Leslie Mandoki: "Everybody knows that egos kill music"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-16/leslie-mandoki-everybody-knows-that-egos-kill-music Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:17:00 +0000 Leslie Mandoki: "Everybody knows that egos kill music" Hungarian Leslie Mandoki is bringing his star-studded Soulmates project to the UK for the first time, and is ready to fulfil his dream to play in what he calls “the heartland of prog rock". http://assets.teamrock.com/image/db554a8f-3097-4cdf-930b-b7340622126e <![CDATA[Designer, historian and writer Phil Smee shows us his record collection]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-16/designer-historian-and-writer-phil-smee-shows-us-his-huge-record-collection Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:36:00 +0000 Designer, historian and writer Phil Smee shows us his record collection Even if you’ve not bought a record from Phil Smee's Waldo’s or Bam-Caruso labels, you’ll own something that he designed, from Motörhead to Return To Ommadawn. He opens up his archive... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/55d7459a-2d48-4a7f-9665-9dc658c4e64f <![CDATA[Hemina: "We just pick the different sound palettes that we like the best”]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/hemina-we-just-pick-the-different-sound-palettes-that-we-like-the-best Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:48:00 +0000 Hemina: "We just pick the different sound palettes that we like the best” Aussie proggers successfully striving to make their unique mark. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/302395d1-fb03-41b5-9471-c7c1af3de5d4 <![CDATA[Cobalt Chapel: Blending horrific sounds with acid folk]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/cobalt-chapel-blending-horrific-sounds-with-acid-folk Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:30:00 +0000 Cobalt Chapel: Blending horrific sounds with acid folk Psych proggers with an eerie edge take their cues from horror soundtracks and wigged-out folk. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/dfc791e2-b102-4859-b7a6-d4e88cae8773 <![CDATA[Brutai: It's djent, but not as we know it]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/brutai-its-djent-but-not-as-we-know-it Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:55:00 +0000 Brutai: It's djent, but not as we know it Introducing Brutai: A leading ‘new wave’ of djent bands with an unlikely penchant for pop. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d253a792-19c5-4b91-848f-686adf892eb8 <![CDATA[Introducing Nuclearte: Multilingual, mystical sounds]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/introducing-nuclearte-multilingual-mystical-sounds Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:27:00 +0000 Introducing Nuclearte: Multilingual, mystical sounds Italian WOMAD regulars Nuclearte are ready to take us far out. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f5aa042c-ef24-4749-b4e6-cc65ed708ba5 <![CDATA[Have A Cigar: Sel Belamir on launching a label with a difference]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/have-a-cigar-sel-belamir-on-launching-a-label-with-a-difference Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:16:00 +0000 Have A Cigar: Sel Belamir on launching a label with a difference Saluting the scene’s supporting crew: This month, Sel Belamir talks us through going from frontman to behind-the-scenes man. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f81b6345-2fcf-4043-a5d9-474b1508247d <![CDATA[Paperlate: Why aren't people going to prog shows anymore?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/paperlate-why-arent-people-going-to-prog-shows-anymore Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:09:00 +0000 Paperlate: Why aren't people going to prog shows anymore? Prog Editor Jerry Ewing addresses the topical issue of prog gig attendance. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3fe6a19d-3b01-4122-966d-c9b0b3e84dfe <![CDATA[Beltane Fire - Different Breed: It's prog, Jim, but not as we know it]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/beltane-fire-different-breed-its-prog-jim-but-not-as-we-know-it Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:55:00 +0000 Beltane Fire - Different Breed: It's prog, Jim, but not as we know it Why Beltante Fire's Different Breed was a prog hit in its own right. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/0f85e5fe-f986-4b7e-be84-e4c32e1bfa25 <![CDATA[All Around The World: Meet Jug Bundish, the Costa Ricans who dig far-out sounds]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/all-around-the-world-meet-jug-bundish-the-costa-ricans-who-dig-far-out-sounds Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:33:00 +0000 All Around The World: Meet Jug Bundish, the Costa Ricans who dig far-out sounds Vocalist and keyboard player Andrés Mora on their far-out British influences. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/99dd85eb-3dc7-43c5-b4b4-7bd479d633ed <![CDATA[My Prog Hero: Temples' Thomas Walmsley bangs the gong for the late Daevid Allen]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/my-prog-hero-temples-thomas-walmsley-bangs-the-gong-for-the-late-daevid-allen-1 Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:15:00 +0000 My Prog Hero: Temples' Thomas Walmsley bangs the gong for the late Daevid Allen Temples’ psychedelic bass chap chooses the high priest of cosmic anarchy, the late Daevid Allen, as his prog hero. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ec24a7e9-6539-40c7-a003-15acc4c8ebe9 <![CDATA[Rick Wakeman's Caped Crusades: Heaven Can Wait]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/rick-wakemans-caped-crusades-heaven-can-wait Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:38:00 +0000 Rick Wakeman's Caped Crusades: Heaven Can Wait Rick discovers that even the most genius prog is an acquired taste. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/4fd5a87d-de80-4e5c-afc8-6ff445094139 <![CDATA[Fad gadgets: The gizmos currently putting the prog in progress]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-15/fad-gadgets-the-gizmos-currently-putting-the-prog-in-progress Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:02:00 +0000 Fad gadgets: The gizmos currently putting the prog in progress Rhodri Marsden on three of the latest must-have gadgets blowing our minds this month http://assets.teamrock.com/image/1b797b84-17be-434f-ae4f-f31b4ce37aa1 <![CDATA[Prog Celebrates International Women's Day]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-08/prog-celebrates-international-womens-day Wed, 08 Mar 2017 16:59:00 +0000 Prog Celebrates International Women's Day Some of today's leading female prog musicians discuss what it means to be a woman in today's music scene... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/394351c2-7a42-49ff-952f-e5b80d1652de <![CDATA[The Wall Revisited]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-06/the-wall-revisited Mon, 06 Mar 2017 10:20:00 +0000 The Wall Revisited Stoner rock luminaries join forces to honour the Floyd! http://assets.teamrock.com/image/564afa3f-de73-49c2-a7ee-b7362f68d6d7 <![CDATA[Mike Portnoy Teases New Prog Metal Supergroup]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-04/mike-portnoy-teases-new-prog-metal-supergroup Sat, 04 Mar 2017 13:30:00 +0000 Mike Portnoy Teases New Prog Metal Supergroup Superstar drummer posts on Facebook but doesn't reveal new line-up http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d65d9867-3ce6-4101-b613-8d3e75081824 <![CDATA[Paul Draper Announces UK Tour]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-01/paul-draper-announces-uk-tour Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:15:00 +0000 Paul Draper Announces UK Tour Ex-Mansun man plans solo dates ahead of debut solo album. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3a07fc77-9b9b-4de6-8574-020cf5d77bfa <![CDATA[Rob Reed's Favourite Welsh Prog Bands]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-03-01/rob-reeds-favourite-welsh-prog-bands Wed, 01 Mar 2017 13:03:00 +0000 Rob Reed's Favourite Welsh Prog Bands The Magenta mainman celebrates St. David's Day with his own Welsh Six Of The Best... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a57578f0-90fb-48b4-85ae-8652c45b7c1e <![CDATA[Man Doki Soulmates Swoop Into London]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-02-28/man-doki-soulmates-swoop-into-london Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:45:00 +0000 Man Doki Soulmates Swoop Into London Hungarian musical mastermind brings his all-star show to the capital. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5f31e1b8-38c1-417a-8ada-0e8f9d13ec3a <![CDATA[Six Of The Best - Prog Bass Performances]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-02-26/six-of-the-best-prog-bass-performances Sun, 26 Feb 2017 14:08:00 +0000 Six Of The Best - Prog Bass Performances Plus get 20% off entrance to this year's London Bass Guitar Show... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b9803cf5-71c0-4bb2-8951-585600688941 <![CDATA[Damian Wilson gives us a glimpse into his prog world]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-02-21/damian-wilson-gives-us-a-glimpse-into-his-prog-world Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:15:00 +0000 Damian Wilson gives us a glimpse into his prog world Threshold and Headspace frontman Damian Wilson shares his prog landmarks with us. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/6f6ebd6f-77ce-4583-aaab-ff16a6b13f89 <![CDATA[Drummer Terry Bozzio talks Zappa, Beefheart, and that massive drumkit]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-02-21/drummer-terry-bozzio-talks-zappa-beefheart-and-that-massive-drumkit Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:58:00 +0000 Drummer Terry Bozzio talks Zappa, Beefheart, and that massive drumkit He’s best known for working alongside Frank Zappa, but self-confessed workaholic Terry Bozzio has had a multitude of side projects. Here, he shares some of the best stories from his career. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f96dc912-ada9-473c-8c0d-415526122c13 <![CDATA[The Outer Limits: How prog are Wardruna?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-02-21/the-outer-limits-how-prog-are-wardruna Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:17:00 +0000 The Outer Limits: How prog are Wardruna? They make their own instruments out of animal skins, base their songs on ancient runes and create a contemporary Nordic folk sound. We’re here to ask: How prog are Wardruna? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b4ae7320-74a4-4c1d-b832-9c58c7eefd28