Showing posts with label prog. Show all posts
Showing posts with label prog. Show all posts

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Far Beyond, Gojira, Gemini Syndrome, Skarlett Riot, Calling Apolla, Stillstar Avenue, Barrel Cacti, Black Bear Tribe, Ebonivory, Death In Motion, Winfield, Devil's Dare, Cough, Major Kong, Barro, Centroid, Ni, Bangladeafy, Skyshells, Paradigm Shift, and Waker



Today’s menu?


Symphonic and melodic death-metal, done well!


I ignored their previous albums, but this album is unavoidable, regardless of which subgenres of metal you currently listen to. There’s everything for everybody on this monster!


Just simply love this band. Great balance of heavy and melody.




If you like older Coheed & Cambria, you will love this.


Free download! Melodic emo math-rock, a.k.a modern prog-rock.


Free download! Epic and heavy prog-rock with baritone vocals and 90s alt-rock sensibilities.


1979 to 1995 hardrock and heavy metal have been bottled up, shaken up, and crafted into vintage brew!


Exactly where modern prog-metal should be!


Modern metal at its finest!


Melodic modern hardcore with harsh and clean vocals.


1979 came into the future to make a heavy metal demo tape in 2016, and it’s awesome!


RVA doom band Relapse Records!


Free download! Instrumental hardrock. Slightly doomy, slightly sludgy, but very melodic.


Free download! Instrumental, proggy doom sludge.


Free download! One-man heavy prog instrumental band.


Jaw-dropping instrumental avant-garde prog-rock.


Free download! Instrumental, jazzy math-rock.


Proggy space jam-rock that’s kinda out there, but still melodic. I’m diggin’ it!


Neo-prog rock on Bad Elephant Music.





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Friday, August 26, 2016

Metallica, Noble Lie, Strident, Within Silence, Utopian Trap, Crimson Wind, Widlerun, Dramatic Lunacy, Josh Kay, Tilted Axes, Wet Rabbit, Projection, Static Jacks, and Random Forest



Today’s menu?


Metallica is back with authority!


Free download! Hardcore metal with slight nods to prog and djent. \m/


First time in a long time that I have enjoyed listening to a melodic power-metal album from beginning to end. \m/








Excellent folk-metal with progressive and symphonic passages, plus mix of clean and rough vocals.


Free download! Guitar shred harkening back to the glory days of Steve Vai or Shrapnel Records. \m/


Timeless instrumental guitar. Previous 2 albums are free downloads!






Solid prog-rock from Netherlands.




Free download! Quality instrumental ambient post-rock.



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Monday, August 08, 2016

The Vision Ablaze, Dusan Jevtovic, Xavi Reija, Secret Grief, and The Sunpilots



Today’s menu?


For fans of Pantera!


Free download!


Free download!


Free download!


Full in-studio concert.



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Friday, July 29, 2016

Dee Snider, Dead Words, The Reserves, Alter Bridge, Trauma Field, Holloway, Aisles, Jumble Hole Clough, Rome In Monochrome, Behind The Shadows, Gabriels, Odyssea, No Man Eyes, Erik Dismembered, Dan Sugarman, Archiator, and Matt Stevens



Today’s me?




Free download!


Free download!




Excellent prog-metal!


Free download! Damn good album.


Excellent prog-rock!


Free download from side project of Big Block 454.


Solid and modern prog-metal.



















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Monday, July 25, 2016

Leo Moracchioli, Jinjer, The Cut Ups, Youngest, After Three Seconds, Face The Maybe, Excellion, Possessor, Symbiosis, I Legion, Thesauros, Shadows Entwined, Khemmis, Nulabor, Moon Command, Archaic Revival, Starbound, Hostin, A Nice Day For An Earthquake, Arris, Strange Land, Left Alone, and Jack & Amanda Palmer



First, this is hilarious...





Now back to today’s menu…








Free download!










Free download!




Free download!


Free download!




Free download!


Free download!


Free download!


Free download!


Free download!


Free download!


Free download!


Free download!


Free download!


Free download!





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Monday, July 11, 2016

Down The Stone, Big Jesus, Laberinto, Monsterworks, The Loom Of Time, Therein, Arenna, Erik Norlander, and Douglas Dielle



Today’s menu?


Excellent modern hard-rock from Italy.




All albums available as free downloads!


All albums available as free downloads!


Classic heavy metal, incorporating blackened doom, technical thrash, clean and harsh vocals, and lots of melody.


Stoner prog-metal pulling with very diverse, but heavy songs. Also check out their free download of 25 minutes of Pink Floyd covers.









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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Gemini Syndrome, Jim Breuer And The Loud & Rowdy, Letlive, Akord, Never Before, Mirko Pirozzi, Jester's Promenade, JDA Project, Avalon USA, Rogue Valley, and Helicopter Quartet



Today’s menu?




This album is not a joke, even though the lyrics are funny. Classic heavy metal!




Amazing album!




All albums available as free download!










Free download!



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