Tag Archive: 2012


Prog Review 123: Sounds That Cant Be Made – Marillion

It’s finally here! Yes, this is my review of the 17th studio album by British prog stalwarts, Marillion. Don’t forget to check out my unboxing video for this too!

To buy your copy of this album, go here: http://bit.ly/soundsthatcantbemade

Prog Review News Special – Prog Rock Awards 2012 RESULTS

Today, on 5th September 2012, the inaugural Prog Rock Awards were held at Kew Gardens, produced by Prog Rock magazine and hosted by Gavin Esler. I couldn’t be there (they never invited a scrote like me, obviously) but here are the results for your enjoyment:

Awards Winners

New Blood: TesseracT
Live Event: Anathema – Union Chapel/Koko
Anthem: Squackett – Life Within a Day
Album of the Year: Rush – Clockwork Angels
Grand Design: Pink Floyd Immersion Box Sets
Virtuoso: Carl Palmer (Asia/ELP)
Visionary: Peter Hammill
Lifetime Achievement: Genesis
Guiding Light: Steven Wilson
Prog God: Rick Wakeman

Prog Review 115 – Tarkus Deluxe Edition – Emerson Lake & Palmer

To buy your copy of this album head over to here: http://bit.ly/tarkusdeluxe

And so it came to pass that Emerson Lake & Palmer did indeed remaster their first two albums and convey the responsibility of a 5.1 surround sound mix unto the shoulders of Mr Steven Wilson. This is a new three-disc set and this is my review of it.

Prog Review 114: Emerson Lake and Palmer – Deluxe Edition 2012

To buy your copy of this album head over to here: http://bit.ly/emersonlakeandpalmerdeluxe

And so it came to pass that Emerson Lake & Palmer did indeed remaster their first two albums and convey the responsibility of a 5.1 surround sound mix unto the shoulders of Mr Steven Wilson. This is a new three-disc set and this is my review of it.

Prog Review 105: QE2 2012 Deluxe Edition – Mike Oldfield

You can get your own copy of this album from here: http://bit.ly/qe2deluxe

The latest Mike Oldfield remaster is “QE2” from 1980 featuring the drumming talents of Phil Collins. So what do I think of the new edition? You’ll have to watch the video to find out!

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Prog Review 102: Secret World Live Blu-Ray – Peter Gabriel

You can buy your own copy from: http://bit.ly/secretworldbluray

Another week, another reissue – this time it is Peter Gabriel’s “Secret World Live” concert film that gets painstakingly restored and reissued in high definition.

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Prog Review 101: ALT – Van der Graaf Generator

Get your copy of this album from here: http://bit.ly/altvdgg

And so my attention turns to the latest platter from Peter Hammill, Hugh Banton and Guy Evans. Tune in to discover if this is a hit or a miss?

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