Jul 252023

(Andy Synn wants you to think a little differently about the new album from The Gorge)

As I’ve stated a few times now, 2023 has been a surprisingly Prog-friendly year so far – for me, at least.

But it’s worth noting that words like “Prog” or “Progressive” mean different things when applied to different styles and sub-genres of music.

After all, what’s considered “progressive” in one genre might be par for the course in another, and vice versa.

Case in point, the sinuous songwriting and impressive instrumental abilities underpinning Mechanical Fiction certainly suggest that The Gorge are a “Prog” band.

But what sort?

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