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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Order Of Voices – Constancy

Prog rockers Order Of Voices recently released their latest album Constancy. We had a listen to see what we thought! Opening track Hand In Hand has a relaxing melody and powerful vocals. Long For Air has a cool opening riff which reappears throughout, smooth vocals and again a relaxing feel. Raise A Glass is an […]

Wren are championing The Herd!

London prog/sludge rockers Wren have released new single The Herd. The track, taken from their forthcoming album Auburn Rule (July 14th, Holy Roar Records), premiered on Daniel P. Carter’s Radio 1 Rock Show. Check out The Herd below; The band have also announced the tracklisting for the record, you can check it out below; 1. […]

Artificial Language take on the A-Z challenge!

American prog-rockers Artificial Language are set to release their debut album The Observer on April 28th. Ahead of its release, we asked the band to take on our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? bTBAM– Selkies. It’s a classic prog song that blew our minds first listen. Best rider you’ve […]

These Aren’t Mirages say Artificial Language

US prog rockers Artificial Language have revealed their new single! These Aren’t Mirages is the latest track to be taken from their forthcoming album The Observer, set for release on April 28. The video premiered via Gear Gods and you can check it out below;

FOES become the Orchestrator!

Liverpudlian prog-rockers FOES have revealed the video for latest single Orchestrator! The track is taken from their October 2016 debut album The Summit Lies Skyward and is full of riffs, ambience and melodies making it one of the band’s most diverse yet brilliant tracks! Guitarist Joe Danher says; “We really let ourselves loose when writing […]

Slyde are Back Again to Divide!

Canadian melodic prog metallers Slyde have released the video for new track Divide. The single is taken from their lates EP Back Again which is out now! The band’s unique take on prog metal sees powerful keys and melodic clean vocals and shows that the two year hiatus lead to the quartet coming back with […]

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