Prog Latest Content Latest Prog Content http://teamrock.com/prog Fri, 15 Dec 2017 04:18:19 +0000 <![CDATA[Your Prog Xmas Buyers' Guide]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-12-14/your-prog-xmas-buyers-guide Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:23:00 +0000 Your Prog Xmas Buyers' Guide Looking for that last minute prog-related Christmas gift? Look no further than our round-up of proggy delights... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/7c02d747-2940-4607-8262-c0bb55f69350 <![CDATA[The Great Discord: How progressive death pop is taking over the world]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-12-12/the-great-discord-how-progressive-death-pop-is-taking-over-the-world Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:20:00 +0000 The Great Discord: How progressive death pop is taking over the world Purveyors of ‘progressive death pop’ The Great Discord take us down The Rabbit Hole… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/500656d3-5b82-42c1-aedc-76a5e5c3cd9b <![CDATA[Eddie Jobson: Great musicians have the fearlessness to risk ridicule]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-30/eddie-jobson-great-musicians-have-the-fearlessness-to-risk-ridicule Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:00:00 +0000 Eddie Jobson: Great musicians have the fearlessness to risk ridicule From joining Curved Air as a teenager to picking up the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s Prog Awards, Eddie Jobson has had a long and illustrious career – we catch up with him below. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a48f8158-cb94-4b3f-b01d-ca0942b95e08 <![CDATA[Is Vivian Stanshall's Sir Henry... the best prog album you've never heard?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-30/is-vivian-stanshalls-sir-henry-the-best-prog-album-youve-never-heard Thu, 30 Nov 2017 10:00:00 +0000 Is Vivian Stanshall's Sir Henry... the best prog album you've never heard? Making the case for Vivian Stanshall's classic album Sir Henry At Rawlinson End and its place within the prog canon. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c2ffb15e-b445-4363-83ad-3f6cb049837f <![CDATA[Why I love John Wetton, by Pallbearer's Joseph D Rowland]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-29/why-i-love-john-wetton-by-pallbearers-joseph-d-rowland Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:26:00 +0000 Why I love John Wetton, by Pallbearer's Joseph D Rowland The Pallbearer and Hosianna Mantra musician Joseph D Rowland pays tribute to John Wetton’s bass technique. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9aebc807-a88d-4005-bd31-753cad2ff64c <![CDATA[Dhani Harrison: "People have a preconceived idea of the music I’m going to make"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-29/dhani-harrison-people-have-a-preconceived-idea-of-the-music-im-going-to-make Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:00:00 +0000 Dhani Harrison: "People have a preconceived idea of the music I’m going to make" Dhani Harrison may have a famous father, but the multi-instrumentalist wants to be respected as a musician and composer in his own right with his solo debut IN///PARALLEL. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/85d0ad33-6da7-4182-8b06-1cd31f0c9d82 <![CDATA[How prog is Ultravox frontman John Foxx?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-28/how-prog-is-ultravox-frontman-john-foxx Tue, 28 Nov 2017 14:55:00 +0000 How prog is Ultravox frontman John Foxx? He’s worked with Brian Eno, formed and fronted Ultravox and created a body of new wave synth‑pop solo work. So now we ask: How prog is John Foxx? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/728e6fe9-119f-4c75-870d-153c55b0efd8 <![CDATA[Jess And The Ancient Ones Favourite Occult Rock Albums]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-28/jess-and-the-ancient-ones-favourite-occult-rock-albums Tue, 28 Nov 2017 14:29:00 +0000 Jess And The Ancient Ones Favourite Occult Rock Albums Guitarist Thomas Corpse digs out the rock albums that still give him the creeps... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f555e2be-03ba-493d-b1de-4f286493c2f0 <![CDATA[Les Claypool takes us through Primus’ multicoloured world]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-25/les-claypool-takes-us-through-primus-multicoloured-world Sat, 25 Nov 2017 15:00:00 +0000 Les Claypool takes us through Primus’ multicoloured world Taking inspiration from the rainbow-hungry goblin protagonists of a 1970s children’s book, Primus are back with another madcap concept album set to spook and spellbind in equal measure. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/38787c43-5950-4137-9bd0-0760bbc907f0 <![CDATA[Brian Eno: His best albums revisited]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-23/brian-eno-his-best-albums-revisited Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:24:00 +0000 Brian Eno: His best albums revisited With four of Brian Eno’s seminal 1970s solo albums reissued on vinyl earlier this year, Prog speaks to Phil Manzanera, Robert Wyatt, Percy Jones and Rhett Davies to discuss his legacy. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/7460fe94-f767-4ff9-98fa-f808fe17264d <![CDATA[10cc: "We realised we could record anything and people would be interested"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-23/10cc-we-realised-we-could-record-anything-and-people-would-be-interested Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:08:00 +0000 10cc: "We realised we could record anything and people would be interested" From their early days to chart success with 10cc, it’s been an eventful ride for Kevin Godley and Lol Creme. Prog looks back over their illustrious career with the men who were there... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/8f3d2f77-ee80-4a49-ae05-4cf345d0bff7 <![CDATA[Prog rock expert David Weigel takes us through his record collection]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-23/prog-rock-expert-david-weigel-takes-us-through-his-record-collection Thu, 23 Nov 2017 11:19:00 +0000 Prog rock expert David Weigel takes us through his record collection The politics reporter for The Washington Post and author of The Show That Never Ends: The Rise And Fall Of Prog Rock recalls getting turned on to Yes and getting turned down by Robert Fripp. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/8ff0c980-54a8-4ee2-aaa3-41c84fe23b37 <![CDATA[Subscribe to Prog and save up to 49% this Christmas!]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-17/subscribe-to-prog-and-save-up-to-49-this-christmas Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:20:00 +0000 Subscribe to Prog and save up to 49% this Christmas! It's the perfect prog present: give a gift subscription or treat yourself this Xmas… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/90d603d2-51f6-4108-9b63-be39ef78e8c8 <![CDATA[Prog stars pay tribute to Rush's A Farewell To Kings]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-17/prog-stars-pay-tribute-to-rushs-a-farewell-to-kings Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:00:00 +0000 Prog stars pay tribute to Rush's A Farewell To Kings Top prog stars including Geoff Tate, Opeth's Fredrik Åkesson and Gong's Kavus Torabi tell us what Rush's seminal album A Farewell To Kings means to them. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9c81f778-5df5-4959-8aff-67ba2a9fc5c9 <![CDATA[Peter Hammill: "I've been doing what the hell I like for 50 years"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-16/peter-hammill-ive-been-doing-what-the-hell-i-like-for-50-years Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:00:00 +0000 Peter Hammill: "I've been doing what the hell I like for 50 years" Evocative of his late-70s solo work, From The Trees is an album that only Peter Hammill could make – and it’s his 35th solo one at that. We catch up with him to find out about the new album. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ac96b45a-a161-4627-b080-c15b77996095 <![CDATA[Producer Terry Brown on how Rush made A Farewell To Kings]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-16/producer-terry-brown-on-how-rush-made-a-farewell-to-kings Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:00:00 +0000 Producer Terry Brown on how Rush made A Farewell To Kings Production maestro Terry Brown looks back at the creation of Rush's seminal fifth album, A Farewell To Kings. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/15391afd-6cee-45ca-a49b-1003788b8ca0 <![CDATA[The real story behind how Rush made A Farewell To Kings]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-14/the-real-story-behind-how-rush-made-a-farewell-to-kings Tue, 14 Nov 2017 11:35:00 +0000 The real story behind how Rush made A Farewell To Kings Rush’s seminal fifth album A Farewell To Kings celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. Here, Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson and producer Terry Brown recall how they made it. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b04792d3-a4ea-4ca8-9591-da619fdfb1b1 <![CDATA[Von Hertzen Brothers - War Is Over: Track By Track]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-03/von-hertzen-brothers-war-is-over-track-by-track Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:42:00 +0000 Von Hertzen Brothers - War Is Over: Track By Track Finland's prog rocking brothers talk us through their brand new album, released today... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/49bf1dfa-c8ac-4c69-b055-384c0dc183d0 <![CDATA[The 6 best jazz rock albums you’ve never heard]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-31/the-6-best-jazz-rock-albums-youve-never-heard Tue, 31 Oct 2017 10:00:00 +0000 The 6 best jazz rock albums you’ve never heard Six of the best jazz rock albums that have been either overlooked or underrated. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/41512af1-f7e0-46c8-aff6-d3e4bbb54b86 <![CDATA[Brand X: We never took ourselves too seriously]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-30/brand-x-we-never-took-ourselves-too-seriously Mon, 30 Oct 2017 17:29:00 +0000 Brand X: We never took ourselves too seriously After 17 years, Brand X have reunited. The jazz fusion pioneers are back on the road and have just released their first album in 20 years. Percy Jones looks back, and forward… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/6856b12a-4905-4297-a1be-1511d11e2431 <![CDATA[Listen: Nick Mason on Pink Floyd's The Endless River]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-10-23/listen-nick-mason-on-pink-floyds-the-endless-river Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Listen: Nick Mason on Pink Floyd's The Endless River Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason in conversation with Nicky Horne about the making of The Endless River, Pink Floyd's last album. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5dc8f1dd-ebe3-4d20-83d5-4a3bc5b0f75a <![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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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 +0000 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