PENDRAGON are a neo-prog band formed in the UK in the late 70ies. The band had a few personnel changes, but their lineup has been more or less stable since he mid-eighties. Over the years, the band has built up an impressive fanbase, especially in Europe. Pendragon are probably best known for their “Masquerade Overture” album (1996) and have recently celebrated their 40th Anniversary with sold out European shows and a 5 disc commemorative book.
Cheeto’s Magazine are a progressive rock ensemble from Barcelona. Bearing open-mindedness as their flag, the band brings together classic prog tradition and forward-looking paths under a colorful, humerous and joyful outlook that is embodied in their meticulous compositions, surrealistic imagery and eccentric live appearances.
WiV Entertainment is proud to announce one of the upcoming concert highlights for spring 2020: two Prog Generations on one stage! Both, prog veterans CHANDELIER and soundscaper ‘t’ were crowd pleasers at this year’s Night Of The Prog Festival and took the audience by storm.
Pure Reason Revolution (PRR) is a British progressive alternative rock group formed in 2003. They gained a lot of success with their first album “The Dark Third” in 2006. After 2 other albums the band however decide to split in 2011. After all these years the band leaders Jon Courtney and Chloë Alper decided it would be a great idea to get back together for a live show (in June 2019 at the Midsummer Prog festival in the Netherlands).
Kayak was founded in 1972 by keyboardist/composer Ton Scherpenzeel and drummer/composer Pim Koopman, along with lead singer Max Werner, guitarist Johan Slager and bass player Cees van Leeuwen. In the beginning critics often compared the band to contemporaries like Yes and Focus, but the band quickly developed their own style of symphonic rock that, although almost each album contained one or more ‘epics’, was concentrating on songs rather than elaborate solos and long instrumental passages.
Moon Safari is a progressive rock band formed in Sweden. With five studio releases to date and touring across Europe, Japan and North America they have positioned themselves as one of the leading acts in 21th century progressive music. Most noteworthy is their performance in 2016 at the Royal Albert Hall supporting legendary British supergroup Yes.
We have updated our FAQ as well as the driving directions for you, if a question has gone unanswered send us an e-mail! We can also announce the prices for the box office: The festival ticket can be purchased for 180€, 2-day tickets are available at 140€, day tickets at 95€. See you all on the rock!
Please welcome on Friday, 19th July: SPECIAL PROVIDENCE played at Night Of The Prog in 2015 and we all remember they earned an enthusiastic response from the crowd – and they promised to bring enough CDs this year!
Please welcome on Saturday, 20th July: F.O.R.S. (Famous Or Random Stars) were formed in Switzerland in 2016. Four individual musicians with different backgrounds play together to create Prog Rock songs, preferably instrumental.
Please welcome on Friday, 19th July: TANGERINE DREAM. One of the biggest icons of electronic music, Tangerine Dream has painted stadium-sized soundscapes for over half a century. Founded and led by Edgar Froese, the German group has pioneered Ambient and Krautrock (or ”Kosmische Musik”), released over 100 studio albums and created over sixty film scores.
Well, we must say we are very flattered to be voted #1 in Prog Magazine’s readers’ poll. Thank you very much! Your support means the world to us. Let’s make 2019 special again! See you at the Loreley this summer!
Please welcome on Saturday 20th July: OVERHEAD is a Progressive Rock band from Finland with a recognisable and unique sound. The band has just recently released their long awaited fifth studio album titled “Haydenspark”!
Anathema are from Liverpool, UK and were formed back in the very early Nineties. The band’s history produced some changes in their line-up. Vincent and Daniel Cavanagh as well as John Douglas are their longest serving members.
Please welcome on Sunday, 21st July, THE WINDMILL! They have been waiting patiently for a long long time to perform on the rock and now we are very happy to announce that THE WINDMILL will be performing on Sunday, 21st July, presenting new material from their critically acclaimed new album “Tribus”.
We are very happy to announce that DILEMMA will be performing on Friday, 19th July 2019, during our NIGHT OF THE PROG FESTIVAL on the Loreley, Germany.