Tag Archives: Porcupine Tree

Metal By Numbers 12/13: Hats Off To Chevelle

Posted by on December 13, 2012

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. As we get to the end of the year, there’s really not too much happening with the charts. Usually, there’s an uptick with almost every band on the charts as people start to buy […]

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Metal By Numbers 12/5: Yeah, It’s Definitely The End Of The Year

Posted by on December 5, 2012

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. When Kid Rock has a top 10 album and there are only a few new metal releases, you know that it’s basically the end of the year as far as metal releases go. Besides, […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/28: People Still Listen To Kid Rock

Posted by on November 28, 2012

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Once again, Kid Rock releases an album, and it sells a bunch of records. I guess that’s what happens when you decide to release an album digitally after years of holding out. For the […]

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New & Noteworthy 11/20: Houses Of The Holy

Posted by on November 20, 2012

So, in response to my conclusion from last week, I never did figure out why this week’s releases came out on Monday. I can only imagine that it has something to do with the Thanksgiving holiday and Black Friday. The strange thing is, some retailers are listing album release dates for both Monday and Tuesday […]

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Storm Corrosion Unveil Video For “Drag Ropes”

Posted by on April 24, 2012

For some time now, fans of progressive music have been awaiting music from Storm Corrosion, the collaboration between Opeth’s Mikael Akerfeldt and Porcupine Tree’s Steven Wilson. Today fans have been rewarded with “Drag Ropes,” the first track from the album, which lands on May 8. Many fans of the Opeth or Wilson knows that this […]

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Guitarist Jim Matheos Discusses OSI, Provides Update On Fates Warning’s New Album

Posted by on March 1, 2012

OSI is essentially a dream come true for prog rock fans, bringing together Fates Warning guitarist Jim Matheos and Chroma Key/ex-Dream Theater keyboardist Kevin Moore. For the past ten years, the two have been collaborating on progressive and experimental music, often sending recordings and ideas back and forth to each other from a distance. And […]

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Mikael Akerfeldt And Steven Wilson’s Storm Corrosion Receives Release Date, Officially Signs With Roadrunner Records

Posted by on February 7, 2012

Last September, Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt and Porcupine Tree’s Steven Wilson assured fans that their collaboration would see the light of day in April 2012, even revealing the project’s name as Storm Corrosion. Since then, the two have given small updates and have even posted pictures of the project’s Facebook page. Now, though, we know […]

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3’s Joey Eppard And Daniel Grimsland Discuss ‘The Ghost You Gave To Me’ And Recent Label Mix Up

Posted by on October 4, 2011

It’s been a long road for 3 leading up to the release of their new album The Ghost You Gave To Me. While they knew the direction they wanted to head towards with their new material, the hybrid prog rock band’s sixth studio album was delayed for about a year and a half thanks to […]

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Opeth And Porcupine Tree Frontmen’s Project To See The Light Of Day

Posted by on September 26, 2011

Prog metal fans probably know by now that Opeth’s Mikael Akerfeldt, Mike Portnoy, and Porcupine Tree’s Steven Wilson have been working on a new project together called Storm Corrosion. The last major update we’ve heard about the super group, though, was that Portnoy was no longer involved. However, now we’ve learned that recording for Storm […]

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Headbangers Brawl 12/2: Metal And Hard Rock Grammys Nominees Announced, Unexciting

Posted by on December 2, 2010

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s Bram and Zach take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. The Grammy Awards are comfort food for the music industry, a way to look back at the past year amid […]

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