Romeo has brilliantly merged his love of cinema with his symphonic metal heart to produce a vibrant album. Ah, back to the old H.G. Wells classic. It’s impossible not to mention War Of The Worlds without thinking of Jeff Wayne’s evergreen musical masterpiece that sets a high benchmark indeed. Michael Romeo, whose day job, so..
After the release of Desolation Rose in 2013, there was no activity from The Flower Kings for a number of years, and with both Roine Stolt and Jonas Reingold active with other bands, the assumption was we’d heard the last from the band. But, to the surprise of many, they returned in 2019 with Waiting..
Legendary Swedish progressive folk-fusion-rock band KAIPA returns in April 2022 with their 14th studio album "Urskog" and a new drummer Beautiful view of archipelago, foggy mountains, forest and sea. Skule mountain, high coast in northern Sweden. Urskog takes the listener on a breathtaking journey through the Swedish wilderness and the changing seasons. Hans Lundin's six new..
Jonas Lindberg is a Swedish multi-instrumentalist who first came to light with a couple of EP releases, the second of which was called The Other Side and included a song with the same name. He must have liked that title because for his first full-length album, 2016’s Pathfinder, he appended ‘& The Other Side’ to..
InsideOutMusic are pleased to announce the signing of Russian progressive rock newcomers Velcrocranes! The band's debut album 'What If I Die' will be released on the 29th April 2022 via their new label home. Watch a teaser here: https://youtu.be/Fn1V07X1n5w Started out as a small jazz ensemble created originally for practice, it wasn't until they discovered the music..
Following on from their third GRAMMY nomination, millions-selling progressive music titans Dream Theater are sharing another music video from their recently released 15th studio album A View From The Top Of The World. ”Transcending Time” is the fourth video unveiled from the band’s latest album and is another CGI creation by long-time collaborator Wayne Joyner. The song has been..
Are Dream Theater still capable of balancing skill and technique with memorable melodies and direct lyrics? Unbelievably, it's now been more than a decade since the surprising, dramatic exit of Dream Theater drummer and founding member Mike Portnoy and the subsequent replacement in Mike Mangini (seriously, where is the time going?). Soon we will be..
InsideOutMusic is pleased to announce the signing of legendary Symphony X guitarist Michael Romeo, for the release of his upcoming album 'War of the Worlds, Part II'. The follow up to his 2018 album 'War of the Worlds, Part 1', will be released on Feb 4th, 2022. For WOTW2, Romeo welcomed a couple of returning players..
After a painfully long and undeliberate break, Toundra return from the isolation of their homes to present their new album "HEX", which is set for release via InsideOutMusic on January 14th, 2022. Toundra practically disappeared when the world stopped in March 2020. The outbreak of this global pandemic caught them loading their van to present..
This is probably the best album of new material that the band have released since the glory days of the ‘70s. It’s good to see Italian prog stalwarts PFM back with a new album - their first since 2017’s well-received Emotional Tattoos. As with Emotional Tattoos, it is a double release with one disc..