King Crimson

King Crimson announce Uncertain Times UK and European tour

King Crimson have announced a European tour which will take place throughout 2018.<p>They’ll hit the road under the <i>Uncertain Times</i> banner and play a …

Classic Rock

YLVA // M E T A

7<p>Epic conceptual metal<p>If your first guess this band is a “post-something” then you win mountains of props, friend. Not that you need them, of course. …

Music (Australia)

Learn Something: How To Properly Use Boss HM-2 Distortion Pedal [News]

<b>Music News</b>: TL;DR - everything to 10. Seriously, everything to 10.

King Crimson: That moment when Fripp says you need three drummers

What an extraordinary day it must have been in July 1976. Peter Gabriel had left Genesis the previous August due to tensions within the band and …

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Guitar Talk: Why You Need A Volume Pedal [News]

<b>Music News</b>: "As soon as you start thinking of a volume pedal as a way to control the amount of signal you're feeding into other pedals or an amp, …

Guitar

Bruford: Seems Like a Lifetime Ago, 1977-1980 — A Review

by Rick Krueger<p>I think it’s fair to say that this 8-disc set is going to be my reissue of the year. It’s pure delight from first to last, covering …

Jazz

Bassist Lorenzo Feliciati Releases Elevator Man

The Italian composer and bassist’s third RareNoise release (after Frequent Flyer and KOI) continues his path towards a unique musical language …

Bass Guitar

Shipshape

Tony Levin makes difficult bass lines look easy as the longest-serving member of King Crimson next to founding guitar guru Robert Fripp. But the …

Boston

The Universal Truth of St. Vincent's "Masseduction"

In this episode of the all-vinyl Stax of Wax presented by Vinyl Me Please we are digging deep into the latest release from St. Vincent titled,</i> …

Vinyl Records

King Crimson: A band creative even in its mistakes

This is their first U.S. tour in three years.

Philadelphia

King Crimson Releases “Official Bootleg: Live In Chicago, June 28th, 2017”

King Crimson’s latest formation is captured in a new official bootleg from this summer. Official Bootleg: Live In Chicago, June 28th, 2017 is a …

Bass Guitar

King Crimson, 11th of July 1974 at Olympic Sound Studios

Here’s the flying brick wall coming at you, as Robert Fripp once memorably described the combined thump of Bill Bruford and John Wetton. Even though …

Guitar

The top 10 surprisingly scary album covers of the '50s and '60s

Remarkably, the Beatles' butcher album cover managed to scar collectors of both yesterday and today.<p>By: MeTV Staff Posted: Oct 19, 2017, 4:46PM<p>For …

Fleetwood Mac

King Crimson: Official Bootleg: Live in Chicago, June 28th, 2017

As many King Crimson fans eagerly await the November release of its latest <i>40th Anniversary Series</i> box set—this time spanning the years 1970 through …

Jazz

On this date 48 years ago

On this date 48 years ago, King Crimson’s debut album, In The Court Of The Crimson King, was released. The recorded entered the UK charts at No.5 and …

King Crimson to Release 'Official Bootleg: Live in Chicago, June 28th, 2017'

King Crimson's "Official Bootleg: Live in Chicago, June 28th, 2017," a two CD set, taken from the band's most recent US tour, will be released on …

'Celebrating David Bowie' Tour to Return In 2018

Alumni of various Bowie bands like guitarist Adrian Belew and Spiders From Mars keyboardist Mike Garson are on board<p>Earlier this year, key members of …

Music

Interview with Bassist Erik Arkö

An interview with Erik Arkö, bass player for the Swedish Heavy Rock band Six Feet Deeper…<p>The band’s influences range from Led Zeppelin, Audioslave …

Bass Guitar

King Crimson to Release 27-Disc Box Focusing on Early '70s Era

The underappreciated period between King Crimson‘s genre-defining 1969 debut and their John Wetton-era reinvention is the subject of a new box set …

Classic Rock

King Crimson announce massive 27-disc box set, Sailors’ Tales

The early 1970s were a time of experimentation for King Crimson, who were coming off their smash debut <i>In the Court of the Crimson King</i> and just …

Music

King Crimson Announce Massive New Box Set Sailors’ Tales | Pitchfork

This fall, King Crimson will release <i>Sailors’ Tales</i>, a massive box set covering their work between 1970 and 1972. The 27-disc set includes remastered versions of each of the band’s albums from these years (<i>In the Wake of Poseidon</i>, <i>Lizard</i>, <i>Islands</i>, and the live album <i>Earthbound</i>), as well as unreleased …

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Bredonborough.

11.27<p>A little while ago, Michael Black kindly forwarded his transcription of an interview at Virgin in NYC on Wednesday 22nd. March, 1995. Yer tiz, …

Adrian Belew & Robert Fripp Put King Crimson Drama Behind Them

Guitarist Adrian Belew was a long tenured member of legendary progressive band King Crimson, yet when <b>Robert Fripp</b> put together the latest version of …

Guitar

King Crimson: Heroes

In 2016, King Crimson performed at the Admiralspalast in Berlin. They included a cover of David Bowie’s “Heroes” in the set. Robert Fripp had this to …

Bass Guitar

Korn's Davis Reacts To 'Metal Purists' Hating Babymetal: 'Calm Down' [News]

<b>Music News</b>: "How can you not be entertained watching that?"

Amazing

DGM World Central, Bredonborough.

11.15DGM World Central, Bredonborough.This morning’s adventure in sound, an upcoming KC Official Bootleg - <i>King Crimson: Live In Chicago</i> (June 28th. …

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King Crimson, 12th of November 1973 at Palatza Delo Sports

Written by Jonathan Wilson<p>Please keep 'em coming!<p>Thanks for this really nicely cleaned up complete show. It just goes to show that you can never have …

The Weirdest Musical Instruments Ever

“You can’t beat two guitars, bass and drums,” wrote <b>Lou Reed</b> in the liner notes of his 1989 album, New York. Sorry, Lou, but that’s not always the …

Universal Music

The Whitest Music Ever

Prog rock was audacious, innovative—and awful.<p>“We are the most uncool people in Miami.” So begins, promisingly enough, David Weigel’s <i>The Show That Never Ends: The Rise and Fall of Prog Rock</i>. Weigel, along with 3,000 fellow Yes-heads, Rush-oids, Tull freaks, and votaries of King Crimson—cultural …

Music

King Crimson To Tour The US Fall 2017

The new dates see the group performing in some states and cities that have not been visited in a while.<p>slideshow<p>Now in their 48th year, King Crimson …

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