Novatia & Silhouette, Live at Parktheater Alphen a/d Rijn, 15 April 2016


This was the first time that I would see the band Novatia perform live. I never heard their music before so I didn’t know what to expect that evening. I’ve seen the band Silhouette perform at ProgFrog Festival in October 2015. This was the first time that the band would perform their latest album Beyond The Seventh Wave in its entirety, so this was something to look forward to! I had an interview with Silhouette right before their gig, you can listen to the interview here. Silhouette’s performance was going to be filmed during the whole evening as well. The venue was pretty crowded, a lot of people came to see both bands perform. Continue reading

ANNOUNCEMENT: Purple Flower Progressive Hour! Interviews with Silhouette & Jem Godfrey (Frost*)


This Sunday (May 1st) you will hear not one, but TWO interviews! I interviewed three members of the Dutch band Silhouette right before their gig at Parktheater Alphen a/d Rijn, The Netherlands. After the interview with Silhouette you will hear the interview I had with Jem Godfrey of Frost*! Frost* will release a brand new album in May 2016. You really don’t want to miss this show!

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Show starts 3 PM Eastern Time – 9 PM Central European Time – 8 PM UK Time

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ProgFrog Festival: Flamborough Head, Ulysses, Armed Cloud, PBII, Sylvium, & Silhouette Live at ‘t Blok, Nieuwerkerk a/d IJssel, October 24 2015



Since Henri and I have written this concert review together I will only post the link to the complete review. Arthur made some wonderful pictures and Henri & Roel made some nice videos of the ProgFrog Festival. Check it all out here:

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