RE: New Generation Progressive MHR
Posted by: Eric Abrahamsen ()
Date: April 28, 2000 07:07AM

Check out Lana Lane. Female vocalist with an excellent range. Very Progressive yet Melodic. Sometimes compared to Heart. Glass Hammer from Tennesse offers an excellent Prog/ AOR sound which goes back to the days of Classic Kansas and Styx-very Pompish. 3 excellent CD's, and I have heard the demos for the upcoming disc and they are fantastic. Flower Kings from Sweden play in a similar style, with a vocalist that sounds very much like John Wetton, although thier sound is a bit more "Prog" than Asia.

Last but not least is the Incredible Rocket Scientists which is actually Lana Lane's back up band. Four excellent releases. The 1st was compared to Journey quite a bit at the time of it's release. They have since gone more Progressive but still retain a melodic line. The new CD "Oblivion Days" features several Melodic guest stars including Tony Franklin (The Firm/ Blue Murder), and Greg Ellis from Shark Island. Excellent stuff!

Eric

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New Generation Progressive MHR 501 Susumu 04/28/2000 12:52AM
RE: New Generation Progressive MHR 320 Francesco 04/28/2000 03:29AM
Some may consider Royal Hunt "prog AOR". 321 Rather Large Canine 04/28/2000 05:59AM
I think they're neither AOR nor prog... 342 Francesco 04/28/2000 07:53AM
RE: I think they're neither AOR nor prog... 348 Eric Abrahamsen 04/28/2000 08:21AM
Both of you saying that RH is metal??? 322 Copious K9 04/29/2000 01:02AM
I agree 335 Francesco 04/29/2000 07:51AM
RE: New Generation Progressive MHR 288John Q04/28/2000 06:23AM
World Trade RULES!!!! 277 Francesco 04/28/2000 08:26AM
RE: New Generation Progressive MHR277 Eric Abrahamsen 04/28/2000 07:07AM
Lana's great!!! 265 Francesco 04/28/2000 08:54AM
RE: Lana's great!!! 306 Susumu 04/28/2000 10:13AM
Not yet, but I'll do it soon... 282 Francesco 04/29/2000 08:09AM
RE: New Generation Progressive MHR - Symphony X 306 KAOS FAN 04/28/2000 01:38PM
I perfectly agree with you 302 Francesco 04/29/2000 08:38AM
RE: New Generation Progressive MHR 293 Dr. Dave 04/30/2000 03:33PM


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