CAIRO’S SAY ALBUM RECEIVES 5/5 “PERFECT DEBUT” FROM PROGARCHIVES’ THOMAS SZIRMAY

Excerpts from the review: “I am happy to announce that his new project Cairo is a leap up and forward.” “Blistering Prog Rock of the finest vintage…” “Accessible perhaps but very creative with constant shifts in mood and atmosphere, from preciously chiseled to powerfully bombastic.” “From the beginning to the end, this polished production makes this into the very rare …

CLASSIC ROCK SOCIETY REVIEW NOV’ 16 MALTBY GIG

Review of November ’16 Maltby gig, including a great picture of Lisa, shown in March/April 2017 CRS magazine highlighting the “promise of the material showcased from the debut album”.

GERMAN REVIEW OF ‘SAY’ IN FROM MUSIKREVIEWS.DE

Jochen König published his review of Cairo’s album ‘Say’ on 10th March 2017, and he awards the album 11/15. He starts: “Cottingham was a founding member of Touchstone, and this is reflected in his new field of activity. CAIRO play a track harder and gloomier and are closer to the symphonic Neoprog. But the orientation, melodic Prog-Rock with Pep and …

CAIRO RECEIVE FIVE STAR ALBUM REVIEW FROM PROGARCHIVES.COM

Cairo are delighted to report that long established, esteemed Prog Archives reviewer Kev Rowland has awarded the top rating for ‘Say’. In his comprehensive review for the global website, Kev Rowland summarises: “Each time I play the album I get something more from it, and I fell in love with it the very first time, and the more I play …

CAIRO APPROVED FOR PROGARCHIVES.COM

The band are pleasantly surprised to advise that they were suggested to ProgArchives.com for inclusion by an unknown third party, and the band have just been approved by the Crossover team. The site is dedicated to Progressive Music in all its forms; was founded in late 2003, and has grown rapidly since then, with some 58,000 members rating and reviewing …

KOID9 MAGAZINE REVIEWS ‘SAY’

French rock magazine, Koid9, reviews Cairo’s debut album, enthusing about the balance between ‘punch, epics and ballads’ scoring the album 4/5. You can order the magazine and see more information here: http://www.koid9.net/

CAIRO’S ALBUM RECEIVES GERMAN ‘REVIEW-FEST’!

THREE GERMAN SITES – PROGGIES, WHISKEY-SODA AND METAL GLORY -REVIEW ‘SAY’. German Prog E-Zine PROGGIES.CH review gives Say the ‘thumbs up’ from Daniel Eggenberger. Daniel summarises: “The songs are cleverly conceived…for all hopeless melodists among the Prog World – definitely worth a purchase.” Full review can be found here: http://proggies.ch/wordpress/?p=2463 WHISKEY-SODA ALTERNATIVE MUSIC MAGAZINE REVIEW ‘SAY’ Daniel F makes comparisons …

RE-LAUNCHED PROG FEATURES CAIRO IN READERS’ POLL AND GIG REVIEWS

Cairo’s first gig receives a review from Prog’s Chris McGarel and the band reach No6 in Readers’ Poll Tips for 2017. In a statement, Rob said: PROG MAG “Firstly, can I just say how pleased we all are that PROG is back on our shelves with Issue #73. What happened just before Christmas ’16 was shocking, but the reaction from …

CAIRO ANNOUNCE ‘SCARAB SPRING’ GIG WITH SPECIAL GUESTS, KYRBGRINDER!

Cairo are delighted to announce a gig with Special Guests, Kyrbgrinder, on Friday 31st March in Boston Music Room, London. In a statement, the band said: “We are pleased to be playing this London show in advance of the Nineteen-73 Promotions Stephen Lambe Birthday Special at Bilston on 2nd April. We are even more pleased that the mighty Kyrbgrinder, who …