Neal Morse Enlists Prog Friends For Christmas LP
Hackett, Portnoy, Trewavas all appear on A Proggy ChristmasMorse is to release the album under the banner of the Prog World Orchestra and the album includes prog versions of traditional Christmas standards such as 'Silent Night' and 'Joy To The World'.
Amongst the names on the record, according to Prog Magazine, are Mike Portnoy, Steve Hackett, Roine Stolt, Steve Morse, Pete Trewavas and many more.
The album is released on 6 November and Radiant Records say: "This is the ultimate Christmas prog album, geared towards the major prog fan. Complete with shreddy guitars as well as soothing fretless bass, vocals on occasion by the illustrious Mr Morse, and everything in between this is an album the true fan will enjoy for years to come."
A Proggy Christmas tracklist
Joy To The World
The Little Drummer Boy
O Holy Night
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)
Carol Of The Bells
Home For The Holidays
Shred Ride – Sled Ride/Winter Wonderland
Silent Night/We All Need Some Light