Progressive Metal


A Bard’s Eye View: 70,000 Tons of Preview 2017 (Part One)

70,000 Tons of Preview 2017 Part One   It’s 2017 and it’s January so that means this month is dedicated to prepping up for the next 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise.  This year will be my third year going and I am beyond ecstatic.  As of today (3 January 2017), […]


A Bard’s Eye View: Gojira and Tesseract

Gojira and Tesseract On Friday, 14 October 2016, I saw Gojira and Tesseract perform.  I am not super familiar with Tesseract, but I do enjoy what I have heard and their performance was very good.  Unfortunately, Gojira’s performance is hardwired into my head and that is going to be the […]


A Bard’s Eye View: Allegaeon – Proponent For Sentience

Achieving True Sentience A look at the new Allegaeon album You may have been present for the music video that I posted that I had a nice little cameo in.  Well, the long wait is over and the new Allegaeon album is hot off the presses.  I have been a […]


A Bard’s Eye View: A Look at Transcendence

A Look at Transcendence The new album from The Devin Townsend Project   Devin Townsend, who just destroyed Prog Power in Atlanta, has released his seventh album as The Devin Townsend Project and his one billionth overall.  I wasn’t sure what to expect as his music tends to be all […]


A Bard’s Eye View: Gojira

Magma is Hot Seriously, the new Gojira album is good REVIEW: Gojira – “Magma” On 17 June 2016, Gojira released their newest album, Magma, and you can just stop reading now because it is awesome.  If you have Spotify, I urge you to check it out as soon as possible, […]


A Bard’s Eye View: Fallujah

Fallujah Fallujah came by a while ago in support of the Black Dahlia Murder and promoting their new album, Dreamless, which was released the same day as the new Aesop Rock record.  I was unable to make that show, but on the way back to their home in San Francisco, […]