Prog Latest Content Latest Prog Content http://teamrock.com/prog Thu, 25 May 2017 13:29:52 +0100 <![CDATA[Progstock: "If we don’t reach our targets, we won’t be able to pull it off"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-25/progstock-if-we-dont-reach-our-targets-we-wont-be-able-to-pull-it-off Thu, 25 May 2017 13:21:00 +0100 Progstock: "If we don’t reach our targets, we won’t be able to pull it off" Festival organiser Tom Palmieri wants to rip up the rule book and raise prog’s profile. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/0f4617cd-94d1-4c1e-89e3-0c41d2d130de <![CDATA[Paperlate: Lonely Robot's John Mitchell confronts filming at gigs]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-25/paperlate-lonely-robots-john-mitchell-confronts-filming-at-gigs Thu, 25 May 2017 13:16:00 +0100 Paperlate: Lonely Robot's John Mitchell confronts filming at gigs John Mitchell is no stranger to playing live. The Frost*/Lonely Robot mainman has a word to say about filming gigs… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/86d7041f-0bd1-4319-93ac-36c9a8f22522 <![CDATA[Aswekeepsearching: The world's only Hindi post-rock band]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-25/aswekeepsearching-the-worlds-only-hindi-post-rock-band Thu, 25 May 2017 13:03:00 +0100 Aswekeepsearching: The world's only Hindi post-rock band Uddipan Sarmah, frontman of the world’s only Hindi post-rock band, talks about gig challenges. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a619f48f-1831-43b6-936f-8e7e5c888872 <![CDATA[It's Prog, Jim, But Not As We Know It: Stevie Wonder]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-25/its-prog-jim-but-not-as-we-know-it-stevie-wonder Thu, 25 May 2017 12:56:00 +0100 It's Prog, Jim, But Not As We Know It: Stevie Wonder How prog is Stevie Wonder's Journey Through The Secret Life Of Plants? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/81b90c4c-1886-4c46-be11-8d2f226c85a8 <![CDATA[Sepultura's Andreas Kisser pays tribute to his prog heroes Yes]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-25/sepulturas-andreas-kisser-pays-tribute-to-his-prog-heroes-yes Thu, 25 May 2017 12:49:00 +0100 Sepultura's Andreas Kisser pays tribute to his prog heroes Yes Sepultura’s guitarist is such a big Yes fan that his band’s new album is named in their honour! http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f01d8fb2-d040-472d-b6ec-fd4167dab1cf <![CDATA[Rick Wakeman's Caped Crusade: In a word (or several)]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-25/rick-wakemans-caped-crusade-in-a-word-or-several Thu, 25 May 2017 12:41:00 +0100 Rick Wakeman's Caped Crusade: In a word (or several) Rick ditches tact and diplomacy, and speaks his mind. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f8a6c51b-c722-4a4c-9887-9b03e73670d2 <![CDATA[Three gadgets currently putting the prog into progress]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-25/three-gadgets-currently-putting-the-prog-into-progress Thu, 25 May 2017 12:30:00 +0100 Three gadgets currently putting the prog into progress Rhodri Marsden checks out the Vinci Smart Headphones, Beosound Shape and Pons Revolution. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/da7c6a7f-1887-4803-b38d-d25fcdc4e725 <![CDATA[Steven Wilson: "I have a strong personality and I don’t need to hide it anymore"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-25/steven-wilson-i-have-a-strong-personality-and-i-dont-need-to-hide-it-anymore Thu, 25 May 2017 12:18:00 +0100 Steven Wilson: "I have a strong personality and I don’t need to hide it anymore" Three singles, a “pop” record and an almost major label deal? It’s a brave new world for Steven Wilson with upcoming album To The Bone. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/e8aadd08-e6ea-459b-8121-bac4ccceef58 <![CDATA[Limelight: Meet Edensong, where metal and classical music collide]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-25/limelight-meet-edensong-where-metal-and-classical-music-collide Thu, 25 May 2017 11:57:00 +0100 Limelight: Meet Edensong, where metal and classical music collide Metal and classical trains of thought meet to create musical theatre. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b9030f4f-1371-496b-b768-4fa51d4e5f3b <![CDATA[Limelight: Introducing Barock Project]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-25/limelight-introducing-barock-project Thu, 25 May 2017 11:47:00 +0100 Limelight: Introducing Barock Project Meet Barock Project, the Italians who relish the power of progression. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5fa341d9-6734-4c85-8c28-4d05d6dfcab9 <![CDATA[Limelight: Meet Kaprekar’s Constant - "We’re trying to work out who we are"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/limelight-meet-kaprekars-constant-were-trying-to-work-out-who-we-are Wed, 24 May 2017 18:01:00 +0100 Limelight: Meet Kaprekar’s Constant - "We’re trying to work out who we are" These folk proggers deal in history, mathematics and Van der Graaf worship. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a7c824d7-e225-46bf-83d4-779844ca884a <![CDATA[Limelight: Introducing enchanting chamber pop trio Beatrix Players]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/limelight-introducing-enchanting-chamber-pop-trio-beatrix-players Wed, 24 May 2017 17:40:00 +0100 Limelight: Introducing enchanting chamber pop trio Beatrix Players Meet the three women making hauntingly beautiful sounds. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/80c76d78-2ae8-43c5-aa34-cd9c07b6481a <![CDATA[Pallas’ Graeme Murray gives us a glimpse into his prog world]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/pallas-graeme-murray-gives-us-a-glimpse-into-his-prog-world Wed, 24 May 2017 17:25:00 +0100 Pallas’ Graeme Murray gives us a glimpse into his prog world The great and good of progressive music let us on their proggy pasts. This month, Pallas bassist Graeme Murray. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d2a4f137-be06-48d1-a006-679f387a1882 <![CDATA[Damenek's Guy Manning: "The clock is ticking, humans are wiping themselves out"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/dameneks-guy-manning-the-clock-is-ticking-humans-are-wiping-themselves-out Wed, 24 May 2017 17:15:00 +0100 Damenek's Guy Manning: "The clock is ticking, humans are wiping themselves out" After debuting at last year’s Summer’s End festival to great success, Damenek have now released their debut album On Track. We speak to frontman Guy Manning to find out more. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/59285f2a-71d4-4ba5-a3f7-63ede3870f1a <![CDATA[We take a look through Steven Mackintosh's record collection]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/we-take-a-look-through-steven-mackintoshs-record-collection Wed, 24 May 2017 17:08:00 +0100 We take a look through Steven Mackintosh's record collection Obscurities and oddities abound in the record racks of the Lock, Stock…, Luther and The Halcyon actor, a self-confessed “rhythm nut” and hybrid obsessive with a passion for all things Gong. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f66ac7b7-6cd2-4e37-a6c5-a382be2e7b9d <![CDATA[Bands tell us what to expect from this year's Be Prog! My Friend festival]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/bands-tell-us-what-to-expect-from-this-years-be-prog-my-friend-festival Wed, 24 May 2017 16:46:00 +0100 Bands tell us what to expect from this year's Be Prog! My Friend festival British festivals, with an ever-looming fear of rain, can be a drag. Luckily the sun-kissed city of Barcelona offers Be Prog! My Friend, a unique and stunning prog festival. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/1a9fb1c5-0c60-4f15-82df-7d50cc0832e0 <![CDATA[Voyager: "We are progressive in many ways"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/voyager-we-are-progressive-in-many-ways Wed, 24 May 2017 16:13:00 +0100 Voyager: "We are progressive in many ways" With Voyager on album number six, it feels like the melodic prog metallers are now truly finding their feet in the prog world. The Aussies open up about their impressive new effort Ghost Mile… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/8b26a3c0-5d13-4228-93e7-3546d3105ef6 <![CDATA[Cosmic Drama: How Voivod became prog metal pioneers]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/cosmic-drama-how-voivod-became-prog-metal-pioneers Wed, 24 May 2017 15:55:00 +0100 Cosmic Drama: How Voivod became prog metal pioneers With Voivod’s early groundbreaking Noise Records albums recently reissued on BMG, we speak to drummer Away about the band’s path from naïve young noiseniks to prog metal innovators. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/0cb88ee0-6c25-419a-9721-eeac46157ddb <![CDATA[Carl Palmer remembers ELP: "I can't believe we called a prog album Love Beach"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/carl-palmer-remembers-elp-i-cant-believe-we-called-a-prog-album-love-beach Wed, 24 May 2017 15:22:00 +0100 Carl Palmer remembers ELP: "I can't believe we called a prog album Love Beach" http://assets.teamrock.com/image/1ed7a3e9-821b-4ba7-bdd9-08872a31f4a2 <![CDATA[Trinity Live 2017 Preview: Lonely Robot]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/trinity-live-2017-preview-lonely-robot Wed, 24 May 2017 12:27:00 +0100 Trinity Live 2017 Preview: Lonely Robot John Mitchell has a unique idea to guarantee you have a “rocking good day”. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9c2375f2-e92f-4094-a996-1e5148ed0e0e <![CDATA[Allan Holdsworth: The final interview]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/allan-holdsworth-the-final-interview Wed, 24 May 2017 11:45:00 +0100 Allan Holdsworth: The final interview The late Allan Holdsworth sadly passed away aged 70, on April 15. In this penultimate interview before he died, he spoke to Prog about his life and career. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/cbfdc52f-c2a5-4475-a9c4-e33fdcdb12c0 <![CDATA[Procol Harum: "We've been going 50 years, it's time to make some effort"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-24/procol-harum-weve-been-going-50-years-its-time-to-make-some-effort Wed, 24 May 2017 11:12:00 +0100 Procol Harum: "We've been going 50 years, it's time to make some effort" The 50th anniversary of their debut may be approaching, but Procol Harum aren’t slowing down. Prog catches up with frontman Gary Brooker and new lyricist Pete Brown to find out more. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/81df595a-1bc7-4c2f-9aef-a8263d4f5db8 <![CDATA[Lonely Robot: Space-themed exploration and sonic sounds]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-23/lonely-robot-space-themed-exploration-and-sonic-sounds Tue, 23 May 2017 17:05:00 +0100 Lonely Robot: Space-themed exploration and sonic sounds John Mitchell’s Lonely Robot continue their musical exploration with second album The Big Dream. He chats to Prog about meeting his heroes, low self-esteem and his love for soundtracks. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c7afd784-1597-4752-861b-fd12b275d5d0 <![CDATA[The Outer Limits: How prog are Temples?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-23/the-outer-limits-how-prog-are-temples Tue, 23 May 2017 16:42:00 +0100 The Outer Limits: How prog are Temples? They’re the small town psych rockers who want to create a sound without borders and their new album was influenced by Peter Hammill. So we have to ask: how prog are Temples? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/73fbd1c6-e7b6-4eab-8f0f-bb559e8ca0b1 <![CDATA[Public Service Broadcasting on the story behind their new concept album]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-23/public-service-broadcasting-on-the-story-behind-their-new-concept-album Tue, 23 May 2017 15:55:00 +0100 Public Service Broadcasting on the story behind their new concept album Inspired by the history of the mining industry in Wales, PSB’s new concept album feels even more relevant given the UK’s current political situation. Prog finds out more... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f805304e-5db7-4e44-b2a0-e2d8652bea31 <![CDATA[Solstafir: "A band is a glacier – there's a lot of stuff no one sees"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-23/solstafir-a-band-is-a-glacier-theres-a-lot-of-stuff-no-one-sees Tue, 23 May 2017 15:26:00 +0100 Solstafir: "A band is a glacier – there's a lot of stuff no one sees" Just as they began to cause waves outside their native Iceland, Sólstafir were nearly quashed by inter-band relationships. Frontman Aðalbjörn reflects on the band's past and future. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d6837dd6-ae85-4ad2-9dfa-2d195e9793d5 <![CDATA[Roger Waters: Is this the life he really wants?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-23/roger-waters-is-this-the-life-he-really-wants Tue, 23 May 2017 14:50:00 +0100 Roger Waters: Is this the life he really wants? Roger Waters has moved on, mended broken bridges and is now looking to the future – but he’s still worried about the state of the world. He opens up to Prog... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/67047565-bda0-4176-b82d-c94b9bc41a8f <![CDATA[Galley Beggar: Where folk meets psych-rock]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-23/galley-beggar-where-folk-meets-psych-rock Tue, 23 May 2017 13:43:00 +0100 Galley Beggar: Where folk meets psych-rock Pastoral folk meets psychedelic rock in the cosmic sounds of Galley Beggar, who have managed to bewitch both prog fans and heavy metal heads alike with their mesmerising music. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b0da8b82-eda1-40ff-9f64-b9e9f41054fe <![CDATA[Anathema: "The more we’re made to suffer, the more we’re made to care"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-23/anathema-the-more-were-made-to-suffer-the-more-were-made-to-care Tue, 23 May 2017 13:33:00 +0100 Anathema: "The more we’re made to suffer, the more we’re made to care" Their latest album may be called The Optimist, but as Anathema explain, their 11th release was borne from very dark times. Brothers Vincent and Daniel Cavanagh discuss its creation… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/63699cc7-3021-411c-9132-863b928b2aa6 <![CDATA[How Mark Wilkinson created the artwork for Marillion's Clutching At Straws]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-23/how-mark-wilkinson-created-the-artwork-for-marillions-clutching-at-straws Tue, 23 May 2017 13:00:00 +0100 How Mark Wilkinson created the artwork for Marillion's Clutching At Straws Mark Wilkinson discusses creating the artwork for Clutching At Straws, and how he reimagined it for Prog's cover... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/030c6bcb-55c9-4406-9af1-3df09fc71568 <![CDATA[The inside story behind Marillion's Clutching At Straws]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-23/the-inside-story-behind-marillions-clutching-at-straws Tue, 23 May 2017 12:52:00 +0100 The inside story behind Marillion's Clutching At Straws It’s been 30 years since the final Fish-fronted Marillion album was released, and it was a tumultuous journey for all involved. Prog gets the real story of how Clutching At Straws was made. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/beb9c57e-7852-4b1f-a29f-7c9058d8cab5 <![CDATA[Genesis Play Spot The Pigeon]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-20/genesis-play-spot-the-pigeon Sat, 20 May 2017 14:35:00 +0100 Genesis Play Spot The Pigeon Genesis’ three-track Spot The Pigeon EP gave the band their first Top 20 UK singles chart hit, but you won’t find its songs on a greatest hits set… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3a85039b-3463-46ea-9095-24931b0a0efa <![CDATA[Trinity Live 2017 Preview: Touchstone]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-17/trinity-live-2017-preview-touchstone Wed, 17 May 2017 12:22:00 +0100 Trinity Live 2017 Preview: Touchstone And win one of four pairs of tickets for this year's event... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/085d3014-b544-4663-908d-f27f42010c31 <![CDATA[Eight Crazy Tour Cancellations]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-13/eight-crazy-tour-cancellations Sat, 13 May 2017 15:06:00 +0100 Eight Crazy Tour Cancellations Kansas just cancelled their European tour citing "security concerns". Here's eight rock bands who pulled out of tours for eyebrow-raising reasons... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d7765e65-c0fd-464f-a96e-a04f56d2862d <![CDATA[Pink Floyd's Mortal Remains]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-10/pink-floyds-mortal-remains Wed, 10 May 2017 16:50:00 +0100 Pink Floyd's Mortal Remains Prog took a tour around the Pink Floyd exhibition and this is what we thought... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d63b72aa-365c-4127-b3c4-248838953b28 <![CDATA[Trinity Live 2017 Preview: Ghost Community]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-10/trinity-live-2017-preview-ghost-community Wed, 10 May 2017 11:15:00 +0100 Trinity Live 2017 Preview: Ghost Community Matt Cohen reflects on 2014’s “magnificent” Trinity debut and looks forward to another big prog family reunion. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5c3d488c-3c27-433c-b355-613e641f01c9 <![CDATA[Clive Brooks Remembered]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-07/clive-brooks-remembered Sun, 07 May 2017 15:31:00 +0100 Clive Brooks Remembered Sid Smith pays tribute to the career of Egg drummer Clive Brooks, who died last week... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/170c6dcf-622f-44cc-94aa-76b95d52b150 <![CDATA[Trinity Live 2017 Preview: Kim Seviour]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-05-03/trinity-live-2017-preview-kim-seviour Wed, 03 May 2017 14:40:00 +0100 Trinity Live 2017 Preview: Kim Seviour The former Touchstone singer will debut her new John Mitchell-produced solo material at this year's event http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d488725c-1405-4ba0-a42b-204fcaf0f849 <![CDATA[Trinity Live 2017 Preview: Dec Burke]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-04-26/trinity-live-2017-preview-dec-burke Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:42:00 +0100 Trinity Live 2017 Preview: Dec Burke The former Darwin's Radio and Frost* man talks about his solo performance at this year's charity prog event Trinity II http://assets.teamrock.com/image/e57dfb57-f04d-41de-a79f-875816ffbee0 <![CDATA[Mike Portnoy lets us into his prog world]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-04-25/mike-portnoy-lets-us-into-his-prog-world Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:44:00 +0100 Mike Portnoy lets us into his prog world The great and good of progressive music give us a glimpse into their prog worlds. This month, Dream Theater's Mike Portnoy. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ef4fb034-a25f-4c0d-879f-c94dcbb6a13c