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Sound Scope | "Eternal Voyage" - Midas |

After months of anticipation, one of my favorite bands has released a new album. Midas are a symphonic rock band based in Japan who started their career in 1992 with their debut album “Beyond the Clear Air” released in 1988. 961 more words

Retrospect: Muse - 'The Resistance' (2009)

ORIGINS (OF SYMMETRY?)

The Resistance marked a radical change in direction for Devonshire-based alt-rock band Muse. Following heightened international success from the Black Holes & Revelations-era, Muse were looking for alternate ways to release new music. 1,130 more words

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April 2017, Best Progressive Rock Album: Detachment by Barock Project

Barock Project are a talented rock band from Modena, in Italy, which has the declared objective to mix together ’70s progressive-rock with classical music. In their musical career, which is now over 10 years long, these musicians have already released a number of studio albums and one live disc before the beautiful… 260 more words

Best Of

Sad Legend - The Revenge of Soul - South Korea

Sad Legend’s final album The Revenge of Soul from 2009 is quite a triumph. It features ridiculously atmospheric sections and vocals to die for! Naamah who composed all the tracks has a skill to slow down and bring cinematic pinnacles in sections where you would not expect them. 596 more words

Review

Album Review: Cast - Power and Outcome

There are prog rock albums, there are concept records and there are milestones in music, combining both to an outstanding experience for musicians and fans. … 286 more words

Reviews

ELO - Out of the Blue (Epic 2017 #065)

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Electric Light Orchestra – Out of the Blue (1977)

Jeff Lynne wrote the entire album in three and a half weeks after a sudden burst of creativity while hidden away in his rented chalet in the Swiss Alps. 193 more words

Epic 2017 Project

618. Out of the Blue - Electric Light Orchestra

Brief Background: Out of the Blue is the seventh studio album by ELO. Jeff Lynne wrote it in a remote cabin in the Swiss Alps. The double album was recorded during a two month period and released in October of 1977. 350 more words