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24.VIII+ Frontiers Records
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BANDS & PERFORMERS:

Dream Theater
(USA) / Agst 24, 2014

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On September 30, 2014, progressive metal giants Dream Theater will release "Breaking the Fourth Wall", a live Blu-ray/DVD set of the band's one-of-a-kind performance from the Boston Opera House on March 25, 2014. The output will be available in multiple configurations, including Blu-ray, a two-DVD set, and a webstore deluxe exclusive Blu-ray/three-CD set with poster, all currently available for pre-order via the Roadrunner Records webstore.

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Jon Anderson
(UK) / Agst 24, 2014

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Former Yes vocalist Jon Anderson has unveiled his latest project featuring jazz-fusion violinist Jean-Luc Ponty, and says he's delighted to be working in a band again. The Anderson / Ponty Band is co-fronted by Ponty, known for his work with Frank Zappa, John McLaughlin, Return To Forever and more. It also features guitarist Jamie Dunlap, keyboardist Wally Minko, bassist Baron Browne and drummer Rayford Griffin. They launch their live career with a three-week residency in Aspen, Colorado, and they've launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the recording of their debut album.

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Peter Gabriel
(UK) / Agst 24, 2014

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Peter Gabriel revealed on his official website that he and the original members of Genesis are reuniting for the first time since 1975 to take part in an upcoming documentary. The feature length documentary is being produced by the BBC and will include the participation of Gabriel, Tony Banks, Phil Collins, Steve Hackett and Mike Rutherford. A broadcast date for the film has not yet been announced.
Prog Magazine's Progressive Music Awards have announced that Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the 2014 Prog God Award at this year's ceremony. The ceremony takes place at the prestigious Underglobe, beneath Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, on September 11, and the Prog God Award recognizes the innovators of the past 40 years. Those, without whom, the world of music would be a much poorer place and no one is more deserving of that accolade than Peter Gabriel. Previous winners are Rick Wakeman and Ian Anderson.

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Robert Plant
(UK) / Agst 24, 2014

Forthcoming release:

Legendary Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant's new album, "Lullaby and the Ceaseless Roar", will be released September 9 on Nonesuch/Warner Bros Records. Produced by Plant, the album is his label debut and features 11 new recordings, nine of which are original songs written by Robert with his band (Justin Adams: djembe, tehardant, bendirs, guitars, backing vocals; John Baggott: synthesizers, Moog bass, piano, backing vocals; Juldeh Camara: kologo, ritti, Fulani vocals; Billy Fuller: bass, drum programming, omnichord; Dave Smith: drums; Liam Tyson: banjo, guitar, backing vocals).

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Pendragon
(UK) / Agst 24, 2014


RECORDING COMPANIES:

Kscope Music
(UK) / Agst 24, 2014

Forthcoming release:

  • Lunatic Soul Walking on a Flashlight Beam

    On October 13, 2014, Kscope Music will release Walking on a Flashlight Beam, a new album by Lunatic Soul (a solo project only featuring Mariusz Duda, the lead singer and main mastermind behind the Polish band Riverside). Tracklist: 1. Shutting out the Sun 8:40, 2. Cold 6:58, 3. Gutter 8:42, 4. Stars Sellotaped 1:34, 5. The Fear Within 7:10, 6. Treehouse 5:31, 7. Pygmalions Ladder 12:02, 8. Sky Drawn in Crayon 4:58, 9. Walking on a Flashlight Beam 8:11. Style: Gothic Progressive.

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    InsideOut Music
    (Germany/USA) / Agst 24, 2014

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  • Enchant The Great Divide

    The Great Divide, the new album by Enchant, will see the light of day on September 29, 2014, on the InsideOut Music label. Tracklist: 1. Circles, 2. Within an Inch, 3. The Great Divide, 4. All Mixed Up, 5. Transparent Man, 6. Life in a Shadow, 7. Deserve to Feel, 8. Here and Now, 9. Prognosticator. Line-up: Ted Leonard - lead vocals; Douglas Ott - guitars & backing vocals; Ed Platt bass & backing vocals, Bill Jenkins keyboards; Sean Flanegan drums. Style: Neo Progressive.

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    Frontiers Records
    (Italy/USA) / Agst 24, 2014

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  • Allen-Lande The Great Divide

    The Great Divide is a new album by Allen-Lande, featuring Russell Allen (Symphony X, Adrenaline Mob) and Jorn Lande (Masterplan) on vocals. This, their fourth collaborative output, will be issued by Frontiers Records on October 21, 2014. Tracklist: 1. Come Dream with Me, 2. Down from the Mountain, 3. In The Hands of Time, 4. Solid Ground, 5. Lady of Winter, 6. Dream about Tomorrow, 7. Hymn to the Fallen, 8. The Great Divide, 9. Reaching for the Stars, 10. Bittersweet. The new album sees a major change in their formula since songwriting and production is now in the hands of former Stratovarius guitartist Timo Tolkki. Style: Neo Progressive Metal.

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    Esoteric Recordings
    (UK) / Agst 24, 2014

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  • Schnauser Protein for Everyone

    "Protein for Everyone, the new album by Schnauser, will be released on September 29, 2014, via Esoteric Antenna, a division of Esoteric Recordings. Tracklist: 1. Grey or Blue, Protein for Everyone, 3. National Grid, 4. The Reason They're Alive, 5. Split, 6. Buon Natalie, 7. Disposable Outcomes. Line-up: Duncan Gammon keyboards, vocals; Alan Strawbridge guitars, vocals; Holly McIntosh bass, vocals; Jasper Williams drums. Style: progressive rock with elements of pop music.

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    Metal Mind Records
    (Poland) / Agst 24, 2014

    Forthcoming release:

  • Osada Vida TBA

    In October 2014, Metal Mind Records will release the fifth (yet untitled) full-length album by Osada Vida, one of the most interesting Polish neo-prog bands.

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