The Prog Report

Interviews and more with the biggest names in Progressive Rock

Nick Beggs (The Mute Gods) 2019 Interview

March 19th, 2019

Renowned bassist Nick Beggs returns fresh off the lengthy Steven Wilson tour to talk about the release of the third album from his band The Mute Gods, Atheists and Believers, out March 22nd.  We talk about touring, the new album, science fiction, and more.  

Prog Report Top 5 Queensrÿche Songs with Eddie Trunk

March 12th, 2019

On this episode we discuss the Top 5 Queensrÿche songs with two very special guests: Radio personality and Rock expert Eddie Trunk (known from That Metal Show, SiriusXM's Trunk Nation, and Trunkfest on AXS TV), and Frontiers Music US Label Manager Nick Tieder.Eddie, Nick, and Prog Report host Roie Avin take a deep dive into Queensrÿche discussing the band's best tracks, their history, the current lineup, and more.  


Neal Morse Band Ep.2 - Prog Report Profiles

March 5th, 2019

In this second episode of the Prog Report Profiles of the Neal Morse Band, we highlight the introduction of Randy George, Neal finally touring with Randy and Mike, and the Momentum tour, which included Bill Hubauer and Eric Gillette.

Colin Edwin (O.R.k., ex-Porcupine Tree) Interview - The Prog Report

February 26th, 2019

Colin Edwin, formerly from Porcupine Tree, joins the podcast to talk about his current band O.R.k. and the group's new album 'Ramagehead' which is out now.  We discuss the making of the record, Edwin's other projects and look back at Porcupine Tree.

Cruise to the Edge 2019 Recap Podcast

February 18th, 2019

Prog Report contributors Prog Nick and Daniel Levy join Roie Avin to recap the events of Cruise to the Edge 2019, which occurred Feb 4th-9th out of Tampa, Fl.  The cruise, headlined by Yes, also includes more than 30 performers like Steve Hackett, Mike Portnoy, Haken, Riverside, and many more.

Neal Morse Band Ep.1 - Prog Report Profiles

January 31st, 2019

In this new series, Roie Avin and Geoff Bailie look into the history of the Neal Morse Band and its members. The band have just released the double concept album The Great Adventure.  In this first episode, we look at Neal Morse and Mike Portnoy, from the beginning of Spock's Beard to Transatlantic.  Episode 2 to follow soon.

Prog Report Top 5 Prog Instrumentals with John Petrucci and Jordan Rudess

January 22nd, 2019

Dream Theater's John Petrucci and Jordan Rudess join Roie Avin to discuss the Top 5 Prog Instrumental songs of all time.  The two icons also discuss the new Dream theater album Distance Over Time and the upcoming world tour celebrating the 20th anniversary of Scenes From A Memory. 

Neal Morse and Eric Gillette (Neal Morse Band) - The Great Adventure Interview

January 15th, 2019

Neal Morse and Eric Gillette of the Neal Morse Band join Roie Avin on the podcast to talk about the band's new album, The Great Adventure, the upcoming tour, streaming, and more.

New Prog Podcast - Jan 2019

January 11th, 2019

Host and Prog Report editor Roie Avin looks at some of the new albums and songs coming out in the first few months of 2019.  

Prog Report Top 5 Yes Songs with Mike Portnoy

December 27th, 2018

In anticipation of the upcoming Cruise to the Edge, Feb 4-9. 2019, and in celebration of Yes' 50th Anniversary, here is a Top 5 on the greatest Yes songs with Prog Report editor Roie Avin, contributor Geoff Bailie, and legendary drummer Mike Portnoy.  Find out his favorite Yes songs.