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Bandcamp Shines Light on Niches We Like

Bandcamp has developed into one of the best places to discover new music, and even a lot of old music is showing up there. In addition, their staff has been producing periodic articles spotlighting some interesting stylistic areas. On 20 September, they published one called "The New Face of Prog Rock" which bears checking out.

by Jon Davis, Published 2017-09-26

Have a look at the article here. The cover a couple of artists that we've also written about (The Mercury Tree and Yowie) as well as some we'll have to check out.

Other articles have touched on Latin American Psych, Ambient Music, Latin American Prog, and much more.


Filed under: Releases

Related artist(s): The Mercury Tree, Yowie

More info
http://daily.bandcamp.com/2017/09/20/new-prog-rock-list

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