March 11th, 2019 | 11 mins 40 secs
In the second installment of interviews from Progfest, Hoggy talks to the trio from Sydney - Hashshashin.
March 8th, 2019 | 1 hr 14 mins
In this episode, Hoggy and Dave talk about the ladies in prog music today.
February 22nd, 2019 | 1 hr 20 mins
album review, dream theater, music, progressive metal
This week, Dave and Hoggy go into detail about the brand new Dream Theater record, Distance Over Time. Or as we like to call it, Velocity.
February 13th, 2019 | 1 hr 24 mins
australia, music, prog
In this episode, Hoggy and Dave cover feedback and followup to the show, new music from Dream Theater and Devin Townsend, then dive into a spoiler heavy discussion of the Netflix documentary - Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened
February 1st, 2019 | 1 hr 18 mins
australia, music, prog rock
On this episode, Dave and Hoggy break down Progfest in Sydney. Things we liked, things we didn't and bands we'd hope to see next time around. We've also got an exclusive interview with Chris Maric, one of the organizers of Progfest, to discuss its history, how its grown and where he thinks the state of prog music is currently.
January 26th, 2019 | 20 mins 20 secs
In this episode, Hoggy chats to Australian prog metal singer/songwriter extraordinaire, Mike Mills from Toehider.
January 16th, 2019 | 1 hr 28 mins
This week, Hoggy and Dave talk about the new Dream Theater single, who's in the studio recording an album this year and Hoggy chats with Chaos Divine front man Dave about their upcoming Progfest shows and their music. And we yell about the music charts again.
January 3rd, 2019 | 1 hr 12 mins
This week, Hoggy and Dave cover their Top 5 albums and shows for the year 2018, and chat about what's coming up in 2019
December 19th, 2018 | 1 hr 21 mins
On this week's episode, Dave and Hoggy discuss the upcoming Haken tour, new releases from Dream Theater and The Neal Morse Band plus all the things we're looking forward to at Progfest next year, including an interview with Zac Greensill from Opus of a Machine.
And we have some thoughts on the new Dream Theater album but we're not giving that away in the summary ;)
December 5th, 2018 | 1 hr 25 mins
This week, Hoggy and Dave discuss the news surrounding Dream Theater's latest album and then tackle the most polarizing Dream Theater album to date - 2016's The Astonishing
November 21st, 2018 | 1 hr 23 mins
australia, music, progressive music
On this episode of The Nine Eight Podcast, we interview Jordan Rudess about his upcoming tour to Australia and the new Dream Theater album. We also chat about our usual topics - positive and negative gig etiquette and new albums from Haken, Coheed and Cambria and Dream Cities.
October 31st, 2018 | 48 mins 30 secs
australia, music, perth, progressive rock
This week, with Hoggy away, Dave chats to Scott from Perth-based super prog band Voyager
October 24th, 2018 | 1 hr 27 mins
On this week's episode, Dave and Hoggy take a break from the world of prog to discuss the recent decisions by the NSW government to ban the Defqon.1 music festival.
This episode was recorded on September 25, 2018. Any changes from what we discussed then will be covered in the next episode
October 10th, 2018 | 1 hr 6 mins
This week on the 9/8, Hoggy and Dave talk about all the big upcoming progressive rock tours, Led Zeppelin being sued and then become the oldest men in the world while discussing Polyphia. Then Hoggy talks about his new album of the year and Dave finds the worst music he's ever listened to.
September 26th, 2018 | 44 mins 8 secs
On this episode, Dave and Hoggy discuss the Sons of Apollo show in Plovdiv, a new album from Dead Letter Circus, Fish and some upcoming releases from the big names in progressive rock.
September 12th, 2018 | 1 hr 38 mins
On this episode, Hoggy and Dave discuss ageism in music, Devin Townsend, the new Pineapple Thief record and we complete our trip around the world of progressive music with a visit to South America