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Hotel Info from Glenn for PPUSA [22 Feb 2011|09:43pm]

jaxita
As posted by Glenn here on the PPUSA forum:

Please visit our new hotel page:

http://www.progpowerusa.com/xii/event/hotels.html

The new listing is courtesy of a company called "Local Hospitality." They will take care of your needs and help you find what you want.

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ProgPower USA XII September 14-17, 2011 in Atlanta [22 Feb 2011|03:49pm]

miel0630
[ mood | accomplished ]

**Tickets on sale Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 10am ET via TicketMaster**
Website

FRIDAY, SEPT. 16, 2011:
Sanctuary (USA) 11:30-close
Arcturus (Norway) 9:30-10:45 * +
Mob Rules (Germany) 8:00-9:00 +
Eldritch (Italy) 6:30-7:30 +
Voyager (Australia) 5:00-6:00 *
Darkwater (Sweden) 3:45-4:30 +
Creation's End (USA) 2:30-3:15

Introduction to each band:
www.youtube.com/watch


SATURDAY, SEPT. 17, 2011:
Therion (Sweden) 11:00-close +
Dream Evil (Sweden) 9:00-10:15 +
Labyrinth (Italy) 7:30-8:30 * +
Red Circuit (Germany) 6:00-7:00 * +
While Heaven Wept (USA) 4:30-5:30
Haken (UK) 3:00-4:00 * +

* = US Debut + = US Exclusive


Introduction to each band:
www.youtube.com/watch

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PPUSA XII poster [06 Feb 2011|02:44pm]

jaxita
[ mood | okay ]

The high res image can be downloaded in original size here.

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Mystery Band [04 Feb 2011|09:52am]

jaxita
Glenn's been working on adding a mystery band to this year's PPUSA lineup. And the band is..

Darkwater

New schedule:

FRIDAY, SEPT. 16, 2011:
Sanctuary (USA) 11:30
Arcturus (Norway) 9:30-10:45
Mob Rules (Germany) 8:00-9:00
Eldritch (Italy) 6:30-7:30
Voyager (Australia) 5:00-6:00
Darkwater (Sweden) 3:45-4:30
Creation's End (USA) 2:30-3:15
Regular doors are now at 2pm on Friday.

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PPUSA XII [31 Jan 2011|08:13pm]

jaxita


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ProgPower USA XI [14 Sep 2009|08:24pm]

jaxita
[ mood | tired ]

Another awesome PPUSA is behind us..now to next year!

ProgPower USA XI - September 8-11, 2010

Friday:
Illusion Suite
Stormwarrior
Seventh Wonder
Tyr
Nocturnal Rites
Kamelot


Saturday:
Paradox
Oceans of Sadness
DGM
Delain
Tarot
Hammerfall

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PROGPOWER SCANDINAVIA Festival Cancelled [10 Aug 2009|10:18am]

jaxita
From Blabbermouth:

PROGPOWER SCANDINAVIA Festival Cancelled - Aug. 10, 2009

This year's ProgPower Scandinavia festival, which was scheduled to take place September 25-26, 2009 at Vega in Copenhagen, Denmark, has been officially cancelled.

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Major roster shakeup [14 Jul 2009|08:33pm]

jaxita
[ mood | bummed. ]

In a nutshell, the visa applications for Andre Matos, Vanden Plas, Tomorrow's Eve, and Power Quest to appear at ProgPower USA were denied. Read more including who their replacements will be at the PPUSA forum.

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Mid-Week Mayhem news [13 Jul 2009|12:10am]

joansies

Most of you are probably aware of this by now, but in case there are those of you who don't know by now...
For those of you going to ProgPower this year, or who are considering going, here's an update on the Wednesday night show.

From Glenn Harveston on the PPUSA forum on Ultimate Metal

Mid-Week Mayhem Show: Roster change
Hello All,

I just received word that due to the time commitments involved with the Stratovarious tour, Pagan's Mind will not be arriving to Atlanta until Friday afternoon.

The acoustic Pagan's Maximus show has been changed as a result. Circus Maximus will now play a full electric set consisting of cover tunes and Circus Maximus songs that will NOT be performed on the main stage on Saturday.

Both Pagan's Mind and I apologize for the change in plans.



And for those of you who still want to go, there are plenty of tickets left for ProgPower, the Thursday night Showcase, and the Wednesday night show.    I'm not sure on the numbers for Wednesday and Thursday, but the ProgPower weekend has 200 left.  So if you don't have your tickets, you can still buy them!  :)

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From Glenn.. [18 Jun 2009|01:10pm]

jaxita
In what is believed to be a metal scene first, the promoter of ProgPower USA is officially inviting the general public to follow the festival’s unique mode of operations. Readers will learn what goes on behind the scenes before, during, and after the festival. Updates will include advance practical preparation such as gear, stage logistics, travel notes, and current negotiations/hints for the 2010
roster. Expect live updates from soundchecks, crew updates from the stage during the show, band reactions as they step off stage, backstage gossip, and a post show commentary. To sign up, please visit: http://twitter.com/ProgPowerUSA

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RIP Raymond Dowdell [24 Mar 2009|09:30am]

jaxita
For those of you who don't follow the PPUSA forum, I thought I'd share this here..you may not recognize the name, but you'll likely remember the face.

The passing of a PPUSA attendee



Ray was a hell of a nice guy, the music world will miss him.

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Progpower USA Showcase Announcement [23 Feb 2009|02:40pm]

jaxita
[ mood | tired ]

As posted on the PPUSA forum today:

Progpower USA Showcase AnnouncementCollapse )

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PPUSA X [11 Nov 2008|03:47pm]

jaxita
ProgPowerUSA X
September 9-12, 2009

Friday, 9/11/09
"New Blood"
Power Quest
Tomorrow's Eve
Diablo Swing Orchestra
Sabaton
Royal Hunt
Andre Matos

Saturday, 9/12/09
"Returning Heroes"
Circus Maximus
Orphaned Land
Pagan's Mind
Brainstorm
Fates Warning

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WASSSUPPP!!! [11 Sep 2008|09:50pm]

sharkblack
Sharkieblack is in da house!!!

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Almost time for another PPUSA :) [19 Aug 2008|11:20pm]

jaxita
[ mood | okay ]

So who's going? :)

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Mod Shopping [30 Apr 2008|05:19am]

sh0kr0k
[ mood | busy ]

Greetings, lovelies! I am the creator of this community but I am looking to bring in another moderator! I am often MIA from LJ for extended amounts of time, and when I am here I'm too focused on other responsibilities to handle this by myself.

I have one lovely mod already, jaxita, however I'm looking for someone who can specifically edit the profile information when necessary (it currently needs a make-over) and can make this place active again! If you are interested, please send me a message, or better yet just reply to this post :) If you do send me a message, please include the name of this community because I will be posting this to a few others as well.

Thank you so much for all your participation!

Cheers!

~Tammy

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progpower reviewish [09 Oct 2007|02:50pm]

jaq
If anyone is interested, my ProgPower reviews are here: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

(Power-metal fans will disagree with some of my comments, but that's down to what we like.)

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new Community! [06 Oct 2007|03:19pm]

benmech
I just created a new discussion community for the British Dream Rock band Pure Reason Revolution.

It can be found here: http://community.livejournal.com/prrfans/.

please feel free to join, discuss, share news, memories, and anything else of relevance!!

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PP UK III [13 Sep 2007|09:09am]

jaq
[ mood | contemplative ]

The ProgPower UK III lineup is looking tempting enough that I might have to consider a trip home around then: Vanden Plas, Evergrey, Wolverine, etc. (And Power Quest. Ha.)

Update: Unfortunately Wolverine have pulled out, due to their singer's wife expecting a baby right around when the festival is.

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PPUSA8 lineup thus far.. [19 Dec 2006|08:10pm]

jaxita
[ mood | okay ]

PPUSA Showcase
Thursday 10/4/07:
Vanden Plas
Freak Kitchen

PPUSA8
Friday 10/5/07:
Sonata Arctica
Pagan's Mind
Redemption
Virgin Steele
Raintime

Saturday 10/6/07:
(as yet unannounced headliner)
Primal Fear
Threshold
Firewind
Communic

Wonder who that remaining headliner will be..and who else will play at the showcase..

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