BARONESS JOINS TO BE PROG! MY FRIEN 2018!

Formed in 2003, USA based band is gives another vision to prog music. Some defined them as a fine sludge/stoner/progressive band; and with an absolutely precious artwork they soon break in the scene. “Red” is simply a masterpiece and “Take My Bones Away” of “Yellow & Green” reaches number 38 of Billboard’s Mainstream Rock Songs.…

A PERFECT CIRCLE HEADLINER FOR BE PROG! MY FRIEND 2018

After several years of negotiation, we at last can announce the big new…A PERFECT CIRCLE will be our undisputable headliners for the fifth edition of Be Prog! My Friend. Is a great honour having Maynard James Keenan and Billy Howerdel who formed in 1999 A PERFECT CIRCLE. “Weak and Powerless” or “Passive”, this last one…

ORANSSI PAZUZU WILL VISIT POBLE ESPANYOL IN 2018

Hypnotizing, overwhelming, melancholic…. so we could try to define the indefinable ORANSSI PAZUZU. Listening to Värähtelijä is embarking in a slippery and complex sonic journey through dark, dense and terrifying atmospheres. No, not for all audiences, not for amateurs…Värähtelijä has been named as one of the best metal releases of 2016 for a reason. Difficult…

ANDORRANS PERSEFONE IN BE PROG! 2018

Andorran PERSEFONE are one of the most promising bands of actual prog scene. If it was clear with amazing “Spiritual Migration”, where prog and metal are stylishly combined in a powerful but refined album. “Aathma” is their fifth full length and strengthen them in prog scene. With a little electronic wink but never losing their…

GAZPACHO IN BE PROG! MY FRIEND 2018

Gazpacho have been one of the most requested bands to play the festival since we first started Be Prog! My Friend. Musically it’s not easy to classify them but some call them ‘art-rock’, others label them as ‘alternative’ and even the phrase ‘neo-progressive’ has been mentioned. Many say they sound similar to Radiohead or The…

PLINI NEW CONFIRMATION TO BE PROG! MY FRIEND 2018

Plini the Australian guitar master, is coming to Be Prog! after a recent successful headline tour to promote his album ‘Handmade Cities’. Despite his youth, Plini is now recognized as one Australia’s most important acts within the progressive scene. Albums like ‘The End of Everything’ and ‘Sweet Nothings’ are fine examples of what this talented…

FIRST CONFIRMATIONS 2018: PAIN OF SALVATION

PAIN OF SALVATION has been enthroned thanks to “In The Passing Light of Day”. Perfect, marvelous, colossal album… With “Remedy Lane” or “Road Salt” they definetly became a must in prog world, but now, their last release, is simply a blast. In 2018 we needed to have Daniel Gildenlöw with us, cannot wait to enjoy…

FIRST CONFIRMATIONS 2018: SONS OF APOLLO

SONS OF APOLLO is a superband? YES!! Mike Portnoy, Derek Sherinian, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, Billy Sheehan and Jeff Scott Soto join forces in this amazing project which release “Psychotic Symphony” is to be released next month of October. If you have listened to “Coming Home” you know it is not called “super” only for names;…