Category: News

Yes Tour 2016

  YES are to  do a 10 date UK tour performing 2 classic albums – Fragile and Drama in their entirety plus other major YES tracks from 27th April. Full info below. Steve Howe and Geoff Downes are in the UK at the moment and are available for phoners, ISDN and in person interviews. Alan …

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Steve Hackett Box Set Looking Good

Steve Hackett to re-issue box set collection of early recordings ‘Premonitions – The Charisma Recordings 1975-1983’   Steve’s 14 disc boxed set Premonitions – The Charisma Recordings 1975-1983 is now available to preorder on the Hackettsongs webstore. July 2015 Prog rock pioneer Steve Hackett has announced the release ‘Premonitions – The Charisma Recordings 1975-1983’, a …

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PROGMEISTER 3 | fund raising appeal

  Hopefully those of you who attended both of the previous Progmeister Festivals will remember just how good they were? It’s been over three years now since Progmeister 2 headed up by The Tangent and seeds have been sewn in this small though enthusiastic cranium to stage Progmeister 3. However, to do so i need …

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Gilmour album set for September release

  Former Pink Floyd member David Gilmour will release his new solo album, Rattle That Lock on the 18th September. Gilmour follows the worldwide success of the Pink Floyd archive album The Endless River with his first solo album since 2006′s On An Island. The primary lyricist for the new album is Gilmour’s long-term writing …

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Andy Tillison in hospital

Tangent keyboard ace and friend of The Progmeister Andy Tillison has been admitted to Hospital after suffering a heart attack on Sunday evening (26th of July). Needless to say our thoughts are with him and his good lady sally and wish him a speedy recovery. I am sure that Andy’s spirit and determination which i …

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RIP Chris Squire Co-founder of YES.

  Progmeister are sad to report that legendary Yes co-founder and bass player has passed away following his battle with leukemia. Chris will be remembered for his legendary bass sound and his ability to sing the sweetest harmonies with ex-band mate Jon Anderson. These two things were the cornerstone of YES as a band and …

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New Patterson album in the pipeline

  Re-Genesis singer and Northlands co-proprietor Tony Patterson is working on a new album entitled Equations Of Meaning. I have had the pleasure of hearing some lengthy sound bites and i am happy to confirm that Tony has steered his ship firmly in the Prog direction. More than this i cannot say at the present …

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Re-Genesis | The Lamb Lies Down next year!

ReGenesis, the UK’s longest established and much loved Genesis tribute band, are delighted to announce their most ambitious project to date. In 2016, ReGenesis are embarking on a UK tour with a brand new production of “The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway”. The album will be played in its entirety, 100% live along with some …

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