It’s been a busy year for Neal Morse. First, he helped put out the new Transatlantic record which my cohort Chris still believes (and not erroneously,) to be one of the best albums of the year.
Movies are not as powerful without their scores, and music is the soundtrack to our lives, which makes it curious that so little of the music we tend to listen to fits the mold.
One of the greatest benefits that has come about as a result of the shifting nature of the music business is the establishment of a relative meritocracy.
Few men in progressive rock have been as prolific as Roine Solt. Over the course of his career, he has appeared on a staggering number of records, and established himself as one of the leading forces of modern progressive music.
Barren Earth – The Devil's Resolve
When approaching any album tagged with the label 'progressive', it must be kept in mind the two connotations the word carries.