Back to the grind after two weeks off, and there is a lot to catch up on! Let’s start as usual with our featured albums this week. Both feature bass player Mike LePond, and the show contains some clips from an interview with the man himself. The first album is a new offering from Symphony X, Underworld (buy). The second is the self titled debut from Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins (buy).The full interview with Mike will be available Saturday, August 8.
Queensryche have released the tracklist and cover of their forthcoming album, Condition Human, and you can read about that here.
MindMaze have released their new EP, Dreamwalker, and you can grab a copy here.
There is news on the Redemption front, and you can read about their upcoming plans here.
Echolyn have released I Heard You Listening, and you can pick yourself up a copy here.
Finally, Joe Satriani also has a new album out entitled Shockwave Supernova, and you can grab that here.
Several bands made their debut on the program tonight, first up is Telergy with their new album Hypatia. Next on the docket is Armonite, who have made their album The Sun is New Each Day available to anyone who signs up for their email list here. Finally there was Borealis, a band I have a feeling you’ll be hearing a lot from next week. They’ve just released a new album called Purgatory.
Rush – Clockwork Angels
MindMaze – Slave to the Cycle
Symphony X – Charon
Redeption – Noonday Devil
Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins – Red Death
Queensryche – Arrow of Time
Borealis – Past the Veil
Echolyn – Messenger of Alls Right
Moraz Alban Project – Canyon Afternoon
Telergy – Astronomer
Psycho Motel – Sins of Your Father
Armonite – Connect Four
Symphony X – Underworld
District 97 – Handlebars
Joe Satriani – Lost in a Memory
The Gentle Storm – Heart of Amsterdam (Gentle)
Symphony X – Kiss of Fire
Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins – The Quest
MindMaze – Dreamwalker (Duet Version)
Kinetic Element – Into the Lair
Rush – Jacob’s Ladder
Next to None – You Are Not Me
O.S.I. – Kicking
Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins – Silent Assassins
Symphony X – In My Darkest Hour
Symphony X – Evolution (The Grand Design)~
IQ – The Seventh House