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Prog Icon Neal Morse To Release Eagerly Anticipated New Solo Album

Prog Icon Neal Morse To Release Eagerly Anticipated New Solo Album

Cross Plains, TN – Much to the excitement of Prog fans worldwide, Neal Morse will be releasing his eagerly anticipated new solo album Songs From November on August 19, 2014! Even a style as broad and accepting as Progressive Rock has its boundaries. Prog icon Neal Morse decided to break that mold and create a challenging new album. 'Songs From November' ...

ARTICLE: EXTENDED ANALYSIS

Steve Hackett: Genesis Revisited - Live at Hammersmith

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With such a broad repertoire of classic progressive rock, it's a very good thing, indeed, that guitarist Steve Hackett--despite leaving the group on the cusp of far greater commercial success (but, alas, also compromising its progressive nature)--has kept the music of Peter Gabriel-era (and slightly beyond) Genesis alive since leaving the group in October, 1977. But ...

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Prolific Progressive Rock Icon Neal Morse Moves Forward With A Blistering, Melodic New Release, “momentum”

Prolific Progressive Rock Icon Neal Morse Moves Forward With A Blistering, Melodic New Release, “momentum”

Nashville, TN - Coming off of a highly successful 2011 marked by the release of the critically acclaimed “Testimony 2” and an enthusiastically attended tour throughout the U.S., Mexico and Europe, Neal Morse could easily have justified going on a creative hiatus to catch his breath. But that would fly in the face of his convictions and the sense that he ...

ARTICLE: MULTIPLE REVIEWS

Roine Stolt and Neal Morse: Degrees of Separation

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2011 has been a banner year for progressive rock, the genre that emerged in the late 1960s, peaked in the mid 1970s, and was threatened with extinction (certainly from a commercial perspective) with the advent of punk and new wave. Of course, prog never went away, and the music of seminal bands such as King Crimson, ...

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Neal Morse Announces Massive 2 DVD/3 CD Set - "Testimony 2: Live in Los Angeles"

Neal Morse Announces Massive 2 DVD/3 CD Set - "Testimony 2: Live in Los Angeles"

Nashville, TN: Neal Morse is renowned for amazing live performances with some of progressive rock's most accomplished musicians. With Live in Los Angeles, Neal throws down the gauntlet: 2 DVDs and 3 CDs of his incredible Testimony 2 tour, live at the Whittier Theater in Los Angeles, California. For the first time since the original Testimony, Neal's music is performed ...

Neal Morse: Testimony Two Special Edition

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Neal Morse

Testimony Two: Special Edition

Radiant Records
2011

There are those who've claimed that rock music is “the Devil's Music," but for Neal Morse it's been just the opposite. Born again while leading Spock's Beard--on the vanguard of a new wave of symphonic progressive rock gaining traction in the ...

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Neal Morse Announces Testimony 2 - A New 2-CD Progressive Rock Studio Album

Neal Morse Announces Testimony 2 - A New 2-CD Progressive Rock Studio Album

Nashville, TN—Some stories are left unfinished. Sometimes the best part is what happens after the tale's end. Nearly a decade ago, Neal Morse released his landmark autobiographical progressive rock epic, Testimony. Now, he returns with an extraordinary cast of musicians to tell the rest of the story in Testimony 2. And he's saved the best for last. Picking up where ...

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Neal Morse to Release Live 3-CD Set, "So Many Roads"

Neal Morse to Release Live 3-CD Set, "So Many Roads"

Nashville, TN - Renowned as one of progs leading solo artists, Neal Morse is better known for his epic studio releases than for lengthy tours. His acclaimed solo live DVDs (Testimony Live, Sola Scripture & More) and CD set (Question Live) have captured amazing performances from his live North American and European bands, and performers from ...

ARTICLE: CD/LP/TRACK REVIEW

Neal Morse: ?

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Multi-instrumentalist/vocalist/composer Neal Morse once again conveys his spirituality, set to progressive rock music, on this multifaceted presentation. He's an eloquent storyteller, regardless of whether he's being dogmating or simply dishing out a good-natured vibe. And there's no doubt about it: Morse's conviction cannot be reproached. Together with the ensemble's knotty time signatures and flair for the ...