Roving reporter’s latest news, before the midlife crisis kicks in!

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Hey hey! ‘sme with some news! Let’s look back on what I’ve done last week… Continue reading

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Interviews with Roine Stolt and John Myung on Purple Flower Progressive Hour!

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Interview with Roine Stolt (Anderson/Stolt, The Flower Kings) and John Myung (Dream Theater, The Jelly Jam)!  Continue reading

Roving reporter news again!

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Hey hey, ‘sme with some updates! Let’s start with some stuff that I did the last week… Continue reading

Iris interviews: John Myung (The Jelly Jam, Dream Theater)

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Written interview!

Everybody knows that John Myung is the bassist of the well-known progressive metal band Dream Theater, but John is also involved in another project, named The Jelly Jam. This super group has Rod Morgenstein of Winger and The Dixie Dregs on drums, and Ty Tabor of King’s X on lead vocals and guitar. I spoke with John about their latest studio album named Prophet/Profit, which was released in May 2016 (you can read my review of this album here). I had the honour to interview John Myung in May via Skype. Continue reading

The Jelly Jam – Prophet/Profit (2016)

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What do you get when you combine three (prog) rock/metal heavyweights? Of course, we do know a lot of super groups like Asia, Transatlantic, and Liquid Tension Experiment… But have we ever heard of The Jelly Jam? This album named Prophet/Profit is their fourth studio album, and I have to admit I never heard of them before. Continue reading

Personal Playlist by Iris (20 May 2016)

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A month since I posted my latest playlist, so it’s time for a new one! Here are some albums where I’ve listened to lately… Continue reading

A day in the life of your roving reporter!

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Yes, time for my Sunday blog post again! Yesterday was a long day for me, roving around in Zoetermeer, The Netherlands… So I thought it would be fun to make a small report of that day, along with some photos, and even a video!  Continue reading