Closet Concert Arena

Naryan Review

We were thrilled to receive notification that the Closet Concert Arena blog had taken the time to review both albums from our recent Finnish signing Naryan. Vinny Iacocca has really taken the time to listen to the music and understand what lies beneath. His thoughts are certainly in line with our own: these tracks are…

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Radio WW Cert 2

MD Award

Machines Dream was delighted to achieve Runner Up position in the Best Band category at the recent Radio Wigwam awards. Christian John and Mike Green from the UK-based station sent through a certificate to mark this achievement, which is here seen with Craig and Jake from the band.

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Black Letters Album Cover MailChimp


After a period of discussion between both parties we are delighted to announce that Finnish prog rockers Naryan have joined the roster. PGR will be re-distributing their two albums to date – Naryan and Black Letters – whilst a third is being recorded. The signing coincided with a change in line-up with a new vocalist…

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VAIN Album July 2017

Part 3

Following on from the recent albums by IT and Machines Dream looking at the state of the world today and how it got there, we are delighted to announce the completion of the trilogy courtesy of Violent Attitude If Noticed. Their new album Ourselves and Otherwise carries on the theme of examining how the rich…

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Hedfuzy Leaves

Pat Byrne – the man behind the Hedfuzy brand – has decided that he would like to return to the independent arena. Therefore, an amicable parting of the ways has been agreed with immediate effect. All at PGR would like to wish Pat/Hedfizy well in all future endeavours and appreciate his efforts whilst a part…

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Machines Dream Black Science Cover Web Site

Black Science

Two years in the making and the third album from Canadian proggers Machines Dream has gone on pre-order today (15th May). This album features 8 tracks dealing with everything from the WWI Armistice to the dropping of the bomb at the end of WWII. It also features a brown Syrian bear, guest vocalist from Poland,…

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EABFCS Art April 2017 MailChimp

Open Your Ears

We are delighted to announce the release of a new EP: Even A Blind Fool Can See by Will Geraldo. After completing his mastering duties for the forthcoming CD by Machines Dream, Will took himself into the studio and started working on some songs with the loose idea of people preferring to ignore problems as…

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IT Campaign

In support of their 5th CD We’re All In This Together, London-based proggers IT have released a video showing what is on offer, how to order and some track samples. You can read about all of the packages available by going to the Releases page from where you will be redirected to the PGR shop….

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TMWNW Album Cover PGR 2017

Spring Is Here

Progressive Gears Records wish to announce that – with immediate effect – we will no longer be representing This Winter Machine in any capacity. All enquiries should be directed to the band via their own social media (18th March 2017). The CD is now sold out, but a digital copy is still available from PGR…

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TMWNW Album Cover PGR 2017

Winter Is Here

The new album from This Winter Machine, which has been highly-anticipated by fans of prog rock the world over, sees light of day in both digital and physical formats. The Yorkshire 5 piece recently had a track on the covermount CD of Prog Magazine and have been receiving advance airplay on radio stations globally. Indeed,…

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