Blank Manuskript – 229, London (15 November 2023)

The London prog fans who stayed at home rather than venture out mid-week missed one hell of a treat. According to Julie Andrews in the famous Musical, the hills are alive with the sound of music around Salzburg. But the lovely Austrian city is not exactly bursting with world famous rock artists. Perhaps it’s because..

Photo: Ian Jenkinson

Fear Factory – (Rock City, Nottingham, 27 October, 2023)

A belligerent Friday night M1 motorway trek, ridiculously early doors and a queue that snakes around the block to get into Nottingham’s Rock City snakes around the block meaning that opening act Ghosts of Atlantis are playing their last song to a small but appreciative early evening crowd. Ignea. Photo: Ian Jenkinson Ignea. Photo: Ian..