Big Big Train – The Likes of Us (InsideOut)

Despite its fragility and more introspective shades, The Likes of Us ticks all the boxes... Here beginneth a new chapter in the ongoing saga of Big Big Train. The band's 15th album The Likes of Us is to be unveiled on 1 March, and is the official full-length debut of new frontman Alberto Bravin, who..

Lorne Murphy’s top 30 Albums of 2023

Well, 2023 was quite a year for new releases. I can't recall a year in recent memory where I was as impressed (and nearly overwhelmed) by so many terrific new albums, and I felt compelled to go with a hefty thirty top picks for year's end. I could have gone on further, but nobody wants..

Mystery – Redemption (Unicorn Digital)

one song's mid-70s Genesis vibes may stir memories of smoky stages, rows of landing lights, and follicly-challenged singers... The striking artwork gracing the cover of Redemption, the eighth and latest studio album from Québec progressive rock sextet Mystery, seems to mirror the feeling of hope that in 2023 we are finally climbing out of a..

KAIPA announce release of 2002’s ‘Notes From The Past’ for the first time ever on vinyl

Legendary Swedish progressive rock band KAIPA are pleased to announce the release of their landmark 2002 album 'Notes From The Past' for the first time ever on vinyl, celebrating its 20th anniversary. Especially remastered, this new edition will also be available on digital services, as well as LP, on the 9th December 2022. Pre-order now here: https://Kaipa.lnk.to/NotesFromThePast-ReIssue2022 not..

Glass Hammer reveal teaser clip for At The Gate

Glass Hammer Completes The Skallagrim Trilogy with AT THE GATE At The Gate, the third album of the Skallagrim trilogy, is set for release on 7 October. The new album follows Dreaming City (2020) and Skallagrim - Into The Breach (2021), bringing the story of the ‘thief with the screaming sword’  to its conclusion. Vocalist Hannah..

Big Big Train – Between The Lines: The Story Of A Rock Band (Kingmaker Publishing)

The astonishing thirty-plus year existence of Big Big Train, one of England's foremost heavyweight bands of the latter-day progressive rock scene, has finally been chronicled in Between The Lines, Grant Moon's tantalizing 270 page hardcover coffee table biography which proves an essential companion piece to the BBT music library. Die-hard fans ('Passengers' as they are..