DOOL – The Shape of Fluidity (Prophesy Productions)

Everything flows, nothing ever stays the same.....this notion of the ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus applies to us all, in that life itself is in a constant state of change. The same can be said about the third studio album of the fast-rising Dutch rock band DOOL. Some of Holland's most notorious rock musicians got together..

Accept – Humanoid (Napalm Records)

This year proves to be a celebration of classic bands releasing some really strong material. We already have the excellent new albums by Magnum, Saxon and Judas Priest and now the new Accept is also only three weeks away. The seventeenth album of the German legends is called Humanoid and it comes out three years..

While Willow – Ex Tenebris (Karisma Records)

Ex Tenebris deliciously mixed pastoral, epic and brooding moments and the outcome will be a treat for anyone with a love of classic ‘70s prog.   This is the second in a planned series of releases by Karisma of the back catalogue of White Willow.  Last year saw the release of the 1995 debut album,..

Trifecta – The New Normal (Kscope Records)

Welcome to The New Normal! Following their debut release 2021’s Fragments, the trio of bassist extraordinaire Nick Beggs (Kajagoogoo / Steven Wilson), gifted jazz keyboardist Adam Holzman (Grover Washington / Steven Wilson) and rhythmic powerhouse Craig Blundell, return to deliver their signature brand of instrumental Prog-come-Funk....or Prunk / Frog if you were to be so bold!  Trifecta! It is..