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SONIC BRIEFS: Recent Albums By Prog-Rock Bands Inspired by The YES Sound

In these three album reviews we look at new bands who embrace Yes – either through their style of music or their personnel. All of these albums succeed in their own unique way, providing plenty of material while fans await the next album that Yes themselves have reportedly been working on, or perhaps even “1,000 Hands: Chapter 2” from Jon…

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CHELSEA GRIN Vocalist TOM BARBER Recounts His Special Relationship With TREVOR STRNAD: “He Was The One Person Who I’ve Met… That Has Given Me Human Interaction”

Chelsea Grin’s vocalist Tom Barber is a formidable force in the metal world. Lately, the band has been dropping some intensely heavy singles from their upcoming record “Suffer In Hell”. This first half of a double-LP release is dropping on November 11, and from what we’ve been given so far, it sounds like it’s gonna be good time. “Forever Bloom” is the…

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PUSCIFER Deliver Exclusive Livestream Treats: “V Is for Versatile” and “Parole Violator”

The “Pusci-verse” expanded a little further this past Halloween weekend as Maynard James Keenan and his core art-rock troupe of Mat Mitchell and Carina Round celebrated the holiday with the release of not one, but two live-stream concert experiences dubbed “V Is for Versatile” and “Parole Violator.” Puscifer, no stranger to these online events, explored what the at-home concert experience…