The Progressive Underground, Vol 2

The Progressive Underground Vol 2

The Progressive Underground Volume 2 is out now and continues author Kevin Rowland’s deep delve into this marvellous genre. This volume covers demo and album reviews by artists from I to S. Here are the artists featured (often multiple times) : Icon, Igzit-Nine, Il├║vatar, Iluzjon, Imagin’Aria, Incandescent Sky, Ines Project, …

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Big Big Train: Make Some Noise EP (2013)

Big Big Train - Make Some Noise EP

Big Big Train have re-released their previous two albums English Electric Part One and English Electric Part┬áPart Two (both unmitigated works of genius) as one album called English Electric Full Power with 4 bonus tracks + 96 page booklet. So one doesn’t feel obliged to have to buy them all …

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Gordon Giltrap and Oliver Wakeman – Ravens & Lullabies (2013)

This is the first electric album from Giltrap in many years. On Ravens & Lullabies he has partnered with Oliver Wakeman and together they have concocted a delightful semi-prog rock record. By semi, I mean if you like Alan Parsons Project and Kayak, then this is right up your street. …

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