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
August 29th, 2018 | 54 mins 22 secs
On this show, we discuss the new Dream Theater record, Ticketmaster, some big tours coming to Australia...and we continue on our trip around the world of progressive music by discussing some progressive music out of India, Japan and Iran.
August 16th, 2018 | 1 hr 28 mins
music, progressive rock
Hoggy and Dave discuss how the Beatles can be prognosticated over even further, progressive music from Eastern and Central Europe, some new album releases and a very special, exclusive interview with one of the rising stars in Australian progressive music
August 1st, 2018 | 1 hr 30 mins
In this episode, Dave and Hoggy talk about Hoggy's amazing summer of prog, and touch on some sensitive topics around gig etiquette.
July 25th, 2018 | 1 hr 6 mins
This week Hoggy and Dave ask the question - is metal still on the fringes of society?
July 18th, 2018 | 1 hr 15 mins
australia, music, opinion, prog, progressive music, rock music, sites, streaming
This week Hoggy and Dave talk about the death of nightlife in Sydney - a topic very close to their hearts.
July 11th, 2018 | 1 hr 12 mins
This week, with Hoggy still overseas, Dave chats with three members of Aussie Prog-Rock band Genetics to find out where they came from, and what their thoughts are on the issues surrounding Australia's music scene, and of course a little bit about their thoughts on Dream Theater.
July 4th, 2018 | 1 hr 5 mins
This week Hoggy and Dave talk all things streaming and how it can affect the music industry - especially the smaller acts!