Articles about Progressive Rock
Faces of Eve – Faces Of Eve
Hertfordshire’s prog metal Faces of Eve have released their debut self-titled album, mixing technical post-hardcore, metalcore, and tech metal. As Above kicks in immediately, full of killer, face-melting riffs, courtesy of Dan Sloane, with more of a pop punk style vocal line from Benjamin Black – think early Fall Out Boy. From the off-set, you […]
Bodhi – Ineffable
Everyone is said to have an alter-ego, but does everyone else’s create awesome music? Well Justin Seymour’s alter-ego Bodhi does with his latest project Ineffable, and it can easily become the soundtrack to your life. At least for certain aspects. The 6 track project is raw guitar that takes the listener on an adventure. Each […]
Godsticks are Faced With Rage!
Cardiff’s Godsticks are releasing new album Faced with Rage on 13th October! The band has also released a trailer for the upcoming album, it sounds like it’s going to be awesome, you can decide for yourself below! Darren, singer and guitarist, has said ”The aggressive feel and sound from Emergence remains intact but we think that we’ve probably […]
Hundred Suns – The Prestaliis
The Prestaliis, a hugely anticipated album from Hundred Suns completed by Cory Brandan (vocalist of Norma Jean), Chris Lemasters (ex-guitarist of Dead And Divine) and Ryan Leger (ex-drummer of Every Time I Die) which is set to drop 11th August via New Damage Records. Boasting some of the biggest names in post-hardcore / metalcore as […]
Music & Me – Adagio!
It’s time to get to know Stéphan Forté, guitarist for Adagio! We set Stéphan 10 questions about his musical taste, influences and guilty pleasures. How would you describe your taste in music? Very eclectic, I like everything that moves me, based on emotions and sincere, no matter the genre. Who do you consider to be your […]
The Contortionist – Absolve
Today’s track of the day comes from The Contortionist with their new single Absolve! The track is taken from the prog rockers forthcoming record Clairvoyant (September 15 via Longbranch/SPV). Guitarist Robby Baca says; “‘Absolve’ was one of the first songs written for Clairvoyant. We honestly didn’t know what to think of this track until nearing […]
Deadly Circus Fire announce charity show
Deadly Circus Fire will be putting on a Heavy Metal Truants fundraiser show in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust, Nordoff Robbins, Childline, and the NSPCC. This follows vocalist David Pear joining the lineup, and the release of their single, ‘Shinigami Fall’. So, if you’re interested to hear how the new lineup sounds, and want […]
Deadly Circus Fire announce new vocalist and release new single!
London prog metallers Deadly Circus Fire have revealed the identity of their new vocalist – David Pear! David says; “I am very honoured and happy to announce a new chapter in my life and musical career beginning now; I have joined forces with one of my favourite bands ever since the discovery of ‘The King […]
The Hirsch Effeckt – Lifnej!
Today’s track of the day comes from The Hirsch Effeckt with their new single Lifnej! The trakc is taken from their forthcoming album Eskapist, set for release through Longbranch/SPV on August 18. The prog-metal trio provide a beautifully crafted track that shows off the immense talent they have! Check out Lifnej below;
CHON – HOMEY
Next week, California-based group CHON will be releasing their highly anticipated album Homey. The album begins with Sleepy Tea, which has a kind of chill/psychedelic feel to it at the beginning. However, what’s worth noting is that the drums in the background are very fast-paced and upbeat, which contradicts the other instrumentals slightly. But that’s […]
CHON are on a Waterslide!
Progressive rockers Chon have revealed the video for new single Waterslide. The track is taken from their forthcoming album Homey (June 16, Sumerian Records). The band have toured the world with everyone from Animals As Leaders to Periphery and performed at the UK’s ArcTanGent, delighting prog fans everywhere! Check out Waterslide below;
Feature: Download Festival; Aerosmith
Here at Alt Corner we’re getting very excited about Download Festival. What a line up! To get us prepared for the weekend of rock we’ve picked out some of our top tracks from each headline act; first up Aerosmith! Cryin’ Crazy Pink Jaded I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing Angel Mama Kin
Have a Satin Night with Riviere on their UK tour!
French prog-metallers Riviere have revealed the video for new single Satin Night ahead of their first UK tour with instrumentalist Sarah Longfield. The track is taken from the band’s debut album Heal. Check out Satin Night below; 11.07 Audio – Glasgow 12.07 Jumpin’ Jacks – Newcastle 14.07 Hyde Park Book Club – Leeds 15.07 Satans […]
The Lotus – Mars X
The early noughties have pushed to the forefront lots of new, and interesting bands, and alongside them come The Lotus. If Muse and The Deftones met in a pub and had a cheeky couple of Sambucca’s and hit the town and ended the night with a ride on a spaceship, that’s exactly what this […]
The Contortionist announce UK tour!
US prog rockers The Contortionist have announced a run of UK headline shows! The dates fall between their run with Periphery and Destrage and their appearance at Download festival! The band say; “After months of studio hibernation for the next release and the tremendous shows with Periphery, we are excited to continue our 2017 trajectory […]