Progfest, The Music, David Roy Williams & Wild Thing Presents: 


Supports Announced For Headline Shows During Progfest


The 2018 line up of Progfest will be the strongest yet with Norway’s LEPROUS confirmed to headline all 3 Progfest festivals, plus headline their own sideshows in Perth and Adelaide!

Some of Australia’s finest acts including: Voyager, AlithiA, Orsome Welles, Meniscus, Osaka Punch and Dyssidia are just some of the 24 bands that will be taking part in Progfest 2018!

The line ups for the Leprous headline shows in Perth and Adelaide are now complete.

Joining Leprous and their special guests Alithia are:



Friday, January 19: Badlands

Three piece instrumental progressive rockers Bury The Heard can deliver chest beating anthems, frenzied jazzed out jams and cerebral dissonance without skipping a note.

Recently sharing stages with Caligula’s Horse, Tangled Thoughts Of Leaving and Orsome Welles, their stage show is at a potent all time high!


Progressive creationists Kripke’s Illusion will bring their keyboard flavoured prog meets hard rock to the fore. Van Halen takes on Rush!



Thursday, January 25: Jive

Adelaide’s foremost progressive metal act Dyssidia have crafted a unique sound amongst their peers.

Their breathtaking motifs and intricate rhythms have lead to them sharing the stage with the kings of the global progressive scene.

Dyssidia will also be appearing at ALL Progfest events


Colibrium will deliver their unique blend of melodic rock that swings from Zeppelin to Tool and beyond. Their live show has been stated as being ‘unforgettable’



Saturday, January 20: The Factory Theatre, Sydney


Voyager | AlithiA

Meniscus | Orsome Welles | Breaking Orbit

Glass Ocean | James Norbert Ivanyi | Osaka Punch

Dyssidia | Majora | Hemina | Mercury Sky | Genetics

Sunday, January 21: The Triffid, Brisbane


Voyager | AlithiA

Osaka Punch | Orsome Welles | Opus Of A Machine

Dyssidia | Kodiak Empire | Balloons Kill Babies | He Danced Ivy

Saturday, January 27: The Corner, Melbourne


Voyager | AlithiA

Orsome Welles | Toehider | Meniscus

Branch Arterial | Dyssidia | Acolyte

Enlight | Fierce Mild | Logic Defies Logic

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