PODCAST: Episode #107 – Neal Morse on “Cover 2 Cover” Pt. 3 and His New Solo Album

Ghost Cult caught up with progressive music legend Neal Morse (Neal Morse Band, Transatlantic, Spock’s Beard) recently over Zoom to discuss his upcoming new covers album Cover 3 Cover (InsideOut Music), his third such album with his frequent collaborators Mike Portnoy and Randy George. The new album is releasing at the same time as a new collection of all three. Neal chatted extensively about the project, his personal take on covers, the mystery of the secret Sax Man in the ‘Baker Street’ video, how all the cover songs were chosen, how he approaches songcraft for his different projects, his upcoming Sola Gratia solo Progressive Rock concept album, what Morsefest looks like during the pandemic, future projects and his entire catalog appearing on the new Waterfall music streaming app from Radiant Records. Purchase and support all of Neal’s projects at this link and check out our chat. Continue reading

The Neal Morse Band Live at The Space, Westbury, Long Island

There are talents and there are rare talents in this world like Neal Morse. The prolific progressive rock genius seems to top himself over and over throughout his storied career. Where others would just stand pat and repeat themselves, Neal continually writes, records and performs across a spectrum of styles. All of this has synthesized in The Neal Morse Band. Certainly not his final destination musically by a long shot, with 2016’s The Similitude of a Dream and the sprawling double album The Great Adventure (both InsideOut Music) he has gelled all of his various elements together impressively. Continue reading

The Neal Morse Band Shares New Video “I Gotta Run”

The Neal Morse Band led by Neal Morse (lead vocals, guitars, keyboards), will Mike Portnoy (drums, vocals), Randy George (bass), Bill Hubauer (keyboards, vocals), Eric Gillette (guitars, vocals) released their new album The Great Adventure on January 25, 2019, via Radiant Records via Metal Blade Worldwide. The band has shared a new video for their new single ‘I Gotta Run’, which you can see right now! Continue reading

The Neal Morse Band Shares New Video “Welcome To The World 2”

As we previously reported The Neal Morse Band led by Neal Morse (lead vocals, guitars, keyboards), will Mike Portnoy (drums, vocals), Randy George (bass), Bill Hubauer (keyboards, vocals), Eric Gillette (guitars, vocals) will release their new album The Great Adventure January 25, 2019, on Radiant Records via Metal Blade Worldwide. Watch the new video for their third single, ‘Welcome To The World 2’ right now! Continue reading

The Neal Morse Band Shares New Video, New Album Coming Soon

Prog legends The Neal Morse Band has shared a new single and lyric video for their track ‘Welcome To The World’! The song comes from their upcoming new album, The Great Adventure, due out on January 25, 2019, via Radiant Records/Metal Blade Worldwide. In addition to Neal Morse (lead vocals, guitars, keyboards), the band includes greats such as Mike Portnoy (drums, vocals), Randy George (bass), Bill Hubauer (keyboards, vocals), Eric Gillette (guitars, vocals). ‘Welcome To The World’ was directed by Christian Rios and you can watch it below. Continue reading