Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Progressive Metal Hour Seven: Covered Again

Magna Carta artists cover songs by Genesis, Yes, Pink Floyd, Robin Trower, Emerson Lake & Palmer, Jethro Tull, Rush, John Luc Ponty.

Featuring Jordan Rudess (Dream Theater, Liquid Tension Experiment), Rod Morgenstein (Dixie Dregs), Neal Morse (Spock's Beard), Marco Sfogli (James LaBrie); Steve Howe (Yes) & Annie Haslam (Renaissance); Robert Berry (3), Simon Phillips (Toto), Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple), Marc Bonilla (Keith Emerson Band), Erik Norlander (Rocket Scientists, Asia); Glen Drover (Megadeth), Jeff Loomis (Nevermore, Arch Enemy), Jim Gilmour (Saga); Vinnie Moore (UFO), Kelly Keeling (Baton Rouge, MSG), Scot Coogan (Lita Ford, Ace Frehley);dUg Pinnick (King's X), Eric Gales (Eric Gales Band, Lauryn Hill), Thomas Pridgen (Mars Volta, Suicidal Tendencies); Dave Martone, Chris Pennie (Dillinger Escape Plan Coheed and Cambria), Juan Alderete (Mars Volta), Shane Gibson (Korn); Charlie Musselwhite, Derek Trucks (Allman Brothers Band), Mick Abrahams & Clive Bunker (Jethro Tull); Alex Skolnick (Testament), Nathan Peck & Matt Zebroski (Alex Skolnick trio).

#ProgressiveMetal #ProgressiveRock #SteveHowe #GlenDrover #VinnieMoore #JimGilmour #Saga #DixieDregs #JordanRudess #RodMorgenstein #AlexSkolnick

Monday, February 5, 2018

Tempest "Thirty Little Turns" CD Release Party



The West Coast's original Celtic Rock band Tempest returns to The Palms Playhouse in Winters to celebrate their new album "Thirty Little Turns" on Magna Carta!
WHEN: Saturday, February 24, 2018
WHERE: The Palms Playhouse
13 Main Street in Winters, CA

Sound Samples Available:

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Progressive Metal Hour Six

...Set Strings on Stun
Some of Magna Carta's favorite guitarists bring their axes to these exciting projects. Featuring James Murphy & Steve Howe (Explorers Club; Trent Gardner, Billy Sheehan, Terry Bozzio, Wayne Gardner, D.C. Cooper); Glen Drover, Chris Poland & Vinnie Moore (with Jim Gilmour); Eric Barnett (Points North); Steve Stevens (with Brian Tichy); Steve Morse & Greg Howe (Jordan Rudess along with Rod Morgenstein, Daniel J); Mike Keneally & Toshi Iseda (Andy West with Rama, alongside T Lavitz & Jonathan Mover); Eyal Levi & Emil Werstler (Levi/Werstler with Sean Reinert); Alex Skolnick (Attention Deficit with Tim Alexander & Michael Manring); Toshi Hiketa (Hideous Sun Demons with James Lomenzo & Ray Luzier); Ed Wynne & Steve Hillage (Ozric Tentacles)

#ProgressiveMetal #ProgressiveRock #JamesMurphy #SteveHowe#ExplorersClub #TrentGardner #BillySheehan #TerryBozzio#WayneGardner #DCCooper #GlenDrover #ChrisPoland #VinnieMoore#JimGilmour #Saga #EricBarnett #PointsNorth #SteveStevens #BrianTichy#SteveMorse #DixieDregs #GregHowe #JordanRudess #RodMorgenstein#MikeKeneally #AndyWest #TLavitz #JonathanMover #EyalLevi#EmilWerstler #Daath #LeviWerstler #SeanReinert #AlexSkolnick #AttentionDeficit #TimAlexander #MichaelManring #ToshiHiketa #HideousSunDemons #JamesLomenzo #RayLuzier #EdWynne #SteveHillage #OzricTentacles

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Kansas - "The Light" Christmas Song

..."Looking for The Light that shines"

Kansas: Phil Ehart, Steve Walsh, Robbie Steinhardt, Billy
Greer, Rich Williams

Steve Walsh and company have contributed a never before
heard original Christmas song which is certain to become
a rock Christmas classic. “The Light” is a song with the
recognizable Kansas sound of brilliant vocals, haunting
violin and instantly memorable chorus.
Written and Produced by Steve Walsh, Mixed by Phil Ehart.

Originally released as a bonus track on the "Sounds Like
Christmas" album in 2001.
Digital Single Available on:

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Progressive Metal Hour Five: Keys To Progression

Some of Magna Carta's favorite Keyboardists including Trent Gardner (Magellan), Derek Sherinian (Dream Theater, Alice Cooper), Josh Pincus (Ice Age), Jason Lingle (Altura), Mark Robertson (Cairo), Ryo Okumoto (Spock's Beard, K2) & Ken Jaquess (K2), Jordan Rudess (Liquid Tension Experiment, Dream Theater), Jim Gilmour (Glen Drover, Saga), Matt Lebofsky (MoeTar), Joel Cummins (OHMphrey, Umphrey's McGee)

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Progressive Metal Hour Four: Life Can Be A Dream

Over an Hour featuring tracks that Dream Theater members have appeared on over the Years. Featuring LTE (Tony Levin, John Petrucci, Jordan Rudess, Mike Portnoy); MullMuzzler (James LaBrie, Mike Mangini); Rush tribute tracks (James LaBrie, Mike Mangini) and many more.