Smashing the boundaries between rock and jazz, Hedvig Mollestad tells Prog about being inspired by mythological monsters, trusting her listeners to keep up, and why she’s not closing the coffin lid with Ekhidna
Drummer Simon Phillips reflects on a career with Mike Oldfield, The Who, Toto, Jeff Beck, his prog fusion outfit Protocol and more...
Nick Mason and band on the joys of improvising, and why they definitely won’t be doing Comfortably Numb
As frontman for Israeli proggers Orphaned Land, Kobi Farhi passionately wants people to question the world around them. He talks about life, Plato and turning down money from Steve Hackett
The Japanese metal scene is being turned inside out by a generation of women playing faster, harder and heavier. We talk to the movement’s leaders, Lovebites, about a rising phenomenon
Even for an artist as prolific and musically adventurous as Anneke van Giersbergen, launching a new project to shift your already successful career into a new, heavier direction can be a risk.
With a new line-up, their first record deal and the heaviest album of their career, Wales’ Godsticks are shaking things up with new album Faced With Rage – Darran Charles tells us all