Cairo announce new singer, Salvation single and special Nemesis gig!

Sarah Bayley has left Cairo due to other commitments. She leaves wishing the band all the best. On behalf of the band, Rob Cottingham, band founder, advised: “We would like to thank Sarah for the last four years. We had fun along the way, and wish her the very best of luck for the future.” In happier news, we were … Read More

The reviews are in for our latest album NEMESIS

Thank you so much for the amazing response to our latest album, NEMESIS. Here’s just some of the reviews that have caught our eye so far! ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Buy, stream and watch here:

Nemesis reviewed in Echoes and Dust!

Our second studio album Nemesis was recently reviewed on Echoes and Dust, and received a glowing appraisal. You can read the full review here. “There’s a sense of insanity, isolated themes, free from all of the chaos, greed, corruption, the waltz-like dance of death, and right to the metallic riffs”

Cairo’s album Nemesis reviewed on RockTimes!

Our second studio album Nemesis was reviewed in RockTimes, with a very positive write up. You can read the review here. “In summary one can say: Cairo set accents with their prog rock, leave room for feelings, but can also really let it rip. Their music is compelling and accessible.”  

Cairo score 4/5 review from Music Waves!

Our second studio album Nemesis was recently reviewed on Music Waves, where it was scored 4/5. Read the full review here. “Nemesis”, with its magnificent and very explicit cover, travels through the lands of a progressive quite classic but also rather eclectic, varying the styles with success.” ★★★★

5 Star Review for Nemesis on ProgCritique

Our second studio album Nemesis picked up a 5 star review in ProgCritique, check out the full review here: “‘Nemesis’ is an exciting album, the compositions are extremely well structured, the melodic themes solid with many genres covered, providing the album with a very pleasant mix. One of my favorites of 2023!” ★★★★★

Rob Cottingham interviewed on Velvet Thunder!

Cairo keyboardist and songwriter Rob Cottingham was recently interviewed by Velvet Thunder about Cairo, the new album Nemesis and our future plans as a band. You can read an excerpt from the interview below or read the full interview here. For you, does Nemesis suggest Cairo has made real progress since the release of Say? I think so. I mean, … Read More

New Cairo album NEMESIS out now!

Thanks to all at Spirit of Unicorn Music, Nemesis album released today together with our new single and video, Tripwire! CD’s are already arriving through post boxes today – do send us a picture of yours! We are delighted that Tripwire is in Prog’s Tracks Of The Week, too. Stream/buy/download the album here:

From Cairo, With Love…

CAIRO, the five-piece rock band with prog/rock/alternative influences, have signed an exclusive world-wide deal with a record label covering their next new studio album. Formed in 2016, award-winning CAIRO present a unique blend of thought-provoking songwriting with progressive rock and metal updated for the modern age. Their debut album “SAY” was met with critical acclaim and earned the band recognition … Read More

Congratulations, James & Nicola!

CAIRO would like to congratulate James and Nicola on getting married on Saturday 23rd July 2022 in the most stunning of Welsh locations, Staylittle. It was a glorious setting for their ceremony and celebrations – and a fantastic time was had by all, including a wonderful acoustic guitar set by Joe Seager. We wish Mr and Mrs Hards every happiness; … Read More

Cairo to play Fusion Festival in March 2023!

Cairo are delighted to announce that they will play the mighty Fusion Festival on the Sunday 5th March 2023. We are delighted to be taking part! Buy your tickets now and let’s make this one the best yet!!!

Cairo Unit Nine Milton Keynes show postponed

Cairo announce that their Milton Keynes show with White Sail – due on 5th June at Unit Nine – will be postponed and incorporated into their U.K. tour after their new album has been launched. It is also the band’s intention to video the Milton Keynes gig as part of their new album tour. Thanks to the wonderful White Sail … Read More