2013-12-03: The holidays and the end of the year are upon us and there is news on both fronts. Firstly, our year end album of the year poll is now live here! Go vote for your favorite studio album from the year. As always the winner will get extended play during our year end wrap up spectacular! Unfortunately this year Christmas and New Years Day both fall on Wednesdays, so this should will happen when we return on January 8th, 2014. As always it will be an extended show and feature only releases from 2013.
2013-10-16: Nick's recent interview with Roine Stolt is now online! Head over to the interview section to see what Roine had to say about the upcoming Flower Kings album Desolation Rose, and of course some talk about Transatlantic.
2013-09-25: Thanks to everyone who turned up tonight after long and unfortunate hiatus. The show celebrated the release of Dream Theater's self titled album and was a huge success! Look for more of these types of shows in the future!
2013-08-27: Some quick scheduling notes. There will be no show
on September 11th, September 18th, October 2nd, November 27th, or
February 19th. Unfortunately a slew of vacations, business trips,
concerts and other events are hoping up on Wednesdays the next few
2013-08-17: Nick's recent interview with Ted Leonard is now online! Head over to the interview section to see what Ted had to say about the myriad of music projects over the past few years including Enchant, Spock's Beard, Thought Chamber and Affector.
2013-08-13: Two new reviews are now online! First up is Mason's review of the forthcoming Haken album The Mountain. In addition to the new album the band has also recently been announced to perform at Progressive Nation 2014.
Next up is Nick's review of the new Fates Warning album, Darkness in a Different Light. A lot of fans have been waiting a long time for this album, and we here were no exception! Check out the reviews section to get the scoop on both albums.
2013-08-09: Long time show favorites Haken are preparing to release their third album The Mountain via InsideOut Music in September. Lead vocalist Ross Jennings was kind enough to share some thoughts about the new album in a 14 minute interview. Head over to the interviews section to check it out!
2013-07-17: As promised on air tonight there is now a brand new review on the site! The band in question is Leprous, and you can head over to the review section to read Mason's thoughts on their new album Coal.
2013-07-11: Brand new to the review section is a pair of reviews on the new James LaBrie album, Impermanent Resonance! Check out what Nick and Mason had to say about the album! Hint: It raaaaaaawks!
2013-07-03: Nick and Mason are coming out of an overload of work and writer's block to bring you several reviews over the coming weeks. First up is the new self titled album from Queensryche. Hop on over to the review section to check it out!
2013-05-21: After several months of writing hibernation a new review is online! Check the review section to see what Nick thought of the Rites of Spring Festival (RoSfest) which occurred over the first weekend in May in historic Gettysburg.
2013-05-10: In order to better accommodate the shows European listeners we'll be making a time change. Starting Wednesday, May 15th the show will air from 6-9pm EST. I hope everyone can catch us in the new time slot!
2013-02-25: Big news in the WPaPU world. When the show returns this Wednesday it will be to a station with new ownership. Mark, the owner of Sunday night's "Music in Widescreen" has purchased ProgRock.com and has already begun revamping the site. Many improvements are planned for the future, but for now you will notice that there are improved methods by which to listen and a new chat room. We hope everyone enjoys the new site and likes the improvements to come in the future!
Most Recent CD Reviews:
Haken - The Mountain