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Greg Lake, Co-founder Of King Crimson and ELP, Dead At 69

Greg Lake, co-founder of two prog rock giants -- King Crimson and Emerson, Lake & Palmer -- died yesterday after a lengthy battle with cancer, according to his manager. He was 69. Lake's manager Stewart Young posted to Lake's official Facebook p...
by Geeks of Doom on Dec 8, 2016

Chris Squire, Bassist and Co-Founder of Yes, Dies

Chris Squire, the bassist and co-founder of prog-rock giants Yes, died today in Phoenix, Arizona, after battling a rare form of leukemia, according a post on the band's official Facebook page. He was 67. Born in Kingsbury, England, on March 4, 1948,...
by Geeks of Doom on Jun 28, 2015

Ribozyme: Grinding Tune

Norway’s Ribozyme have been around for some years but really peaked with 2012’s ‘Presenting The Problem’. That album was interesting in its effortless blend of metal, rock, industrial and a few dashes of electronica – an...
by ALL SCANDINAVIAN on Jun 1, 2015

The Mars Volta - Amputechture

 (source)As my last post for the year 2007 theme, I'd like to mention a band I found by interacting with concert-goers. A year prior, I was suggested by someone to see this next band, and coincidentally got to see this band perform live the foll...
by Keno's Album Review on Mar 26, 2015

The Receiving End of Sirens - The Earth Sings Mi Fa Mi

(source)If I were to guess what year of my life had the greatest impact on my taste in music, I could easily say it was the year 2007. I was a freshman in college, I had money saved up from my summer job, and I went to every possible concert that...
by Keno's Album Review on Mar 24, 2015

Autumn Above - Blessed You're Still

(source)My friend Chris Harvey of the band I Was Awake has been in the studio working on the band's follow-up album to their recent EP. In the meantime, though, Chris has released an intriguing album with his side project Autumn Above. After...
by Keno's Album Review on Mar 19, 2015

Feral States - Dark

(source) A while back, I had gone on the website Reddit in search of some independent and unsigned bands to listen to. After filtering though the many suggestions I received, I stumbled upon this next band, a band I immediately felt a conne...
by Keno's Album Review on Mar 17, 2015

Pure Reason Revolution - The Dark Third

(source) How many times have you discovered a band, fell in love with them, and soon after found out that they have broken up? That’s happened to me many times, but most painfully with this next band. I felt unlucky that I was a few years too...
by Keno's Album Review on Mar 12, 2015

Dave Kerzner - New World (Deluxe Edition)

(source) Searching through Bandcamp, I discovered this next band that was highly regarded as one of the most popular progressive rock albums available on the site. After looking through the music, lineup, and notes, I could easily tell why. W...
by Keno's Album Review on Mar 10, 2015

Ayreon - The Theory of Everything

(source) If my readers haven’t already figured it out by now, I must confess that I’m a sucker for concept albums. The easiest way to win my heart musically is to play me a concept album; I can’t deny a concept album a thoughtful listen. E...
by Keno's Album Review on Mar 5, 2015

Steven Wilson - Hand. Cannot. Erase.

(source)The night sky is black. The clouds cover the moon. It's 9:00 pm, and I race to my computer in anticipation of the big event of the week. To my excitement, his latest album is already available for download. A few minutes later, it’s si...
by Keno's Album Review on Mar 3, 2015

Dream the Electric Sleep - Heretics

(source)It's truly amazing how music impacts our lives, how it can speak to each of us, compelling us to dance, think, smile, and much more. This next album makes me experience all of these actions and emotions. Beautifully written musically and...
by Keno's Album Review on Feb 24, 2015

The First Annual Keno Awards - Winners

 (source) The time has come: It's time to announce the winners of this year's Keno Awards! Without any delay, here are the winners!Best Rock Album of 2014"Hitchhiking to Byzantium" - AnubisThere are so many reasons why Anubis wins this cate...
by Keno's Album Review on Feb 6, 2015

Lunatic Soul - Walking On A Flashlight Beam

(source)Side projects: It seems that everyone has one. During the breaks between tours and writing, some musicians cannot stop doing what they love. I have heard many side projects over the years, some I ended up falling in love with, and others...
by Keno's Album Review on Feb 3, 2015

The First Annual Keno Awards - Nominees

(source) Hey everyone! I was bored one day while watching the Critic's Choice Awards, and I thought in the spirit of award season I would create my own awards. So, here it is: The First Annual Keno Awards! I've decided on three categories with s...
by Keno's Album Review on Jan 30, 2015

Cailyn - Voyager

(source) Being on the constant search for new music, I have found myself finding some creative artists and bands across many genres of rock. This next artist I found on Twitter as I was randomly searching for new progressive rock music. When I f...
by Keno's Album Review on Jan 22, 2015

Haken - Restoration

(source)Hello followers! It's been a while since I've written anything, so I wanted to go ahead and drop a bombshell on you all: I am officially continuing my blog! I hope at least one of you  out there applauded this good news. After a sudden h...
by Keno's Album Review on Jan 13, 2015

Discografia Prog Rock Magazine Collection

Prog es la única revista de música dedicada exclusivamente a la música progresiva en todas sus formas.Prog rock ha experimentado un renacimiento como en los últimos tres años que ahora forma una parte importante y respetada de la música rock en...
by Discografias en MEGA on Dec 30, 2014

Amplificador '14-3ª Parte | Radio Kraak

Por forma a libertar espaço no side-bar deste blog, fica por cá a 3ª e última parte da rubrica "Amplificador '14", temas que estiveram presentes neste blog entre 1 de Outubro e 29 de Dezembro de 2014. A Place to Bury Strangers-Straigh...
by Kraak FM <'+++< on Dec 29, 2014

Brain Salad Surgery

Well, if I ever needed an illustration of what my life would be like without my Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) set up, I had one yesterday. Continue reading →...
by Sitting Comfortably? on Nov 28, 2014


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