March 6, 2021

Author: Steve Pilkington

Former editor of the CRS magazine 'Rock Society'. Presenter of weekly radio show A Saucerful Of Prog on Rock Radio UK. Author of several music biographies. 70s throwback...

HAWKWIND – Hawkwind 50: Live (Cherry Red)

Live photos by CHRIS WALKDEN from Manchester show To the delight of many an old stoner of a certain vintage, Hawkwind have been experiencing something of a latter-day Renaissance period over the past decade or so, with a string of new studio recordings and some excitingly themed stage shows, including the full conceptual evening of..

JON ANDERSON – Song Of Seven (reissue) (Esoteric)

(The title track) remains the finest composition Anderson has recorded as a solo artist It's probably fair to say that Jon Anderson's solo work outside of Yes, like his collaborations with Vangelis, has generally been best described as the figurative 'Curate's Egg' - good in parts. Following his first solo release, 1976's Olias Of Sunhillow,..

MULTI STORY – CBF10 (F2 / Festival Music)

It's hard to straddle that line whereby hard core prog fans nod their heads in appreciation while more conservative listeners can still thoroughly enjoy the music without finding it inaccessible, but that is what we have here. There probably is a record held by a band somewhere for the longest gap between albums released, but..

INGLORIOUS Announce new album ‘We Will Ride’ and UK tour

British rock quintet INGLORIOUS is thrilled to announce the release date of their forthcoming new studio album, We Will Ride, as the 12th February 2021. The album will be released through Frontiers Music Srl. The album's first single and video, and more album details, will follow on the 20th November 2020! Early pre-orders are available..

TRANSATLANTIC announce upcoming studio album ‘The Absolute Universe’ in multiple editions

TRANSATLANTIC invite you to enter ‘The Absolute Universe’ on THEIR fifth studio album TRANSATLANTIC - the Prog Supergroup of Neal Morse, Mike Portnoy, Roine Stolt & Pete Trewavas – are pleased to announce their fifth studio album The Absolute Universe, set for release on 5th February 2021. Representing the band’s first new music since 2014’s Kaleidoscope, with The..

JUMP Release new album ‘Breaking Point’ on November 16

Breaking Point is the fourteenth album from UK Prog veterans JUMP, their first in four years, released on 16 November 2020 through F2 Music / Festival Music. JUMP has a rich history that has seen the band work with many leading lights of the Progressive Rock world. Their reputation for delivering memorable live performances has..