happens at Rosfest stays at Rosfest. An idiom you'll find variations
of at whatever ongoing festival you'll attend, and as far as Rosfest
is concerned it's the Friday night after party at the host hotel
which is at the core of the Rosfest version.
happy to announce that US band Shadow Gallery have been signed for
the 2013 edition of the Rites of Spring Festival.
sincerely happy to announce that Swedish band Pain of Salvation have
been signed for the 2013 edition of the Rites of Spring Festival....
Due to the havoc wreaked by tropical storm Sandy in the US, we have decided to postpone the sale of the ROSfest Gold Seat tickets for one week, from November 3rd 2012 to November 10th 2012. Many people have had their lives turned upside down by this catastrophe.
We're pleased to announce that
legendary Swedish band The Flower Kings have been signed for the 2013
edition of the Rites Of Spring festival.
When progressive rock rose from the
ashes in the 1990's, the so-called Scandinavian wave of progressive
rock bands were among the leading bands that reinvigorated the genre.
Not that progressive rock ever died, but for almost 20 years it was a
style that wasn't covered by the music press and for music fans the
result was that this kind of music disappeared. But in the second
half of the 1990's the internet started to grow and progressive rock
We're excited to announce that US act
Jolly and Polish band Riverside have been signed for the 2013 edition
of the Rites of Spring Festival.
Opening the festivities on Saturday
morning, US band Jolly will serve their particular brand of subtly
eclectic art rock to the RoSfest faithful. They are a band whose
stylistic variations and combinations are plentiful and varied,
bordering on progressive rock just as much as progressive metal. And
towards the very end of Saturday, Polish band Riverside will finally
be able to provide their brand of metal-tinged progressive rock to
We're happy to announce that Japanese
artist Asturias have been signed for the 2013 edition of the Rites of
hits the stage at ROSfest in 2013, 25 years will have gone by since
Yoh Ohyama released the first album sporting the Asturias moniker. At
first a solo project exploring progressive rock in a manner similar
to Mike Oldfield, later reinvented as an acoustic band project closer
to chamber rock in expression. But during the last few years Asturias
reinvented his creative energy yet again.
We're excited to announce that US band
MoeTar have been signed for the 2013 edition of the Rites of Spring
MoeTar is named after vocalist Moorea
Dickason and bassist Tarik Ragab, the former supplying an essential
ingredient of the band's sound with her vocal skills and the latter
the main songwriter. Matthew Charles Heulitt (guitars), Matt Lebofsky
(keyboards) and Dave Flores (drums) supplement the duo with their
instrumental skills and versatile musical backgrounds. ...
We're pleased to announce that US trio
Dream The Electric Sleep have been signed for the 2013 edition of the
Rites of Spring Festival.
DTES was formed
back in 2009, with Matt Page (vocals, guitars and keyboards), Joey
Waters (drums, vocals) and Chris Tackett (bass) as the studio
pleased to announce that Canadian band Bolus have been signed for the
2013 edition of the Rites of Spring festival.
based out of Toronto, and was formed back in 2003 when the founding
members attended secondary school. They started developing material
straight away, and performed live already in the fall of 2003. The
following year they had a full album's worth of songs ready, and in
2005 they released their debut album "Watch Your Step". ...