THE TANGENT – To Follow Polaris (InsideOut)

The original title of this album was to be Tangent For One because, although the album is being released under the band’s name, this is actually an Andy Tillison solo album in that, not only did he write all the songs, he also played all the instruments, which meant having to learn how to play..

The Tangent (For One) announce new studio album ‘To Follow Polaris’; launch first single ‘The North Sky’

The Tangent (For One) announce new studio album 'To Follow Polaris' and launch first single 'The North Sky' 'To Follow Polaris' is a new "full on" Progressive Rock album by The Tangent, set to be released on the 10th May 2024 (InsideOutMusic). That's not necessarily a surprise, that's what the band are known for. But at the same time,..

THE TANGENT – Pyramids, Stars & Other Stories (InsideOut)

Beginning life as a musical project, The Tangent were initially a vehicle for the work of Andy Tillison, who’d recruited some exceptional musicians to play on what became the band’s 2003 debut album, The Music That Died Alone, including Roine Stolt, guitar (Flower Kings), Jonas Reingold, bass (Flower Kings, Steve Hackett) and David Jackson, sax..

The Tangent – Auto Reconnaissance (InsideOut)

For all that is said about The Tangent's often weighty subject matter and acquired taste vocals, at its core is a brilliant cast of musicians whose magnificent works have graced the progressive rock landscape on a regular basis for almost two decades. With leader Andy Tillison's boundless creativity, dazzling guitar prodigy Luke Machin, skilled sticksman..

Off on another one with Andy Tillison

 I have no objection to music that makes you want to head-bang, as long as it remembers that you dance with your legs and feet.Andy Tillison, july 2020 The Tangent are one of the most skilled and interesting bands of modern times. Like all naturally gifted musicians, band leader Andy Tillison seems wholly incapable of..

THE TANGENT launch first single from forthcoming album

The Tangent, the progressive rock group led by Andy Tillison, recently announced the release of their 11th studio album Auto Reconnaissance on 21st August 2020. The follow-up to 2018’s Proxy, sees them continuing the band philosophy of celebrating the golden age of prog, whilst bringing it to the present and exploring new paths for the music to..