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Tony Patterson – New solo in the pipeline

  Since the fist appearance of The Tony Patterson Band at Progmeister2 there has been little time for idle hands. tony has been hard at work writing and recording music as he does for various media and started work with Riversea man Brendan Eyre on the Northlands project. More recently Tony sent me some files …

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ReGenesis – Foxtrot at Forty

  Yes, you did read that correctly, it’s forty years since the release of foxtrot one of the albums that became a benchmark for Genesis and others to build upon. To celebrate this momentous occasion ReGenesis hit the road taking with them a show that will bring many smiles to many faces. The progmeister will …

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EppiGibbon Festival

  Please sound out this rather splendid event organised by fellow prog fan Ian Fairholm. Well worth the journey. Some great music to be heard here and not to be missed.  

Riversea full flow for May 15th

  Brilliant news! The North East knights of Prog Riversea are now taking pre-orders for their amazing album Out Of An Anciont World. Riversea’s debut album will be flowing into view on May 15th. Don’t delay as we think the album will sell out quickly. despite our review sample The Progmeister has done the honourable …

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Manning & DeeExpus double trouble!

  Guy Manning and his amazing band are teaming up with DeeExpus for one night only for an amazing Prog double headline treat. It will take place at the Duchess in York on September 8th. An evening well worth attending. Tickets are available via guy’s site website www.guymanning.com and www.deeexpus.com Price is £8 in advance …

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Spock’s Beard – The X Tour Live

  Spock’s Beard are without doubt one of the best live bands i have seen and my views of their latest album X are well documented elsewhere in the album reviews section. However, playing live is much more their forte. Under scrutiny here is the limited edition delux version which includes two CD’s and a …

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The Reasoning guitarist Owain Roberts Missing

  Police concerned for safety of missing Cardigan man Sun 11 Mar 2012 “Police are concerned for the safety of a missing man from Cardigan, who was last seen early yesterday morning, Saturday the 10th March 2012. Owain Roberts, 36 years old, is described as a white male, 5ft 10’ inches tall and of a …

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Pete Bardens 1944-2002

  I remember it like yesterday, the full page advertisement in the Melody Maker with a picture of a camel clad in a space suit on it. It was early 1976 and I was a spotty faced apprentice. Mmmm, that looks interesting, Camel, Moonmadness, Live at Newcastle city hall. The album looked good too. I …

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