Back in the late 1990s, Advent was invited to participate in a two-CD Procol Harum tribute called The Best of the Whalers. Now that the release is over 20 years old and has become quite a rarity, we thought it might be nice to share our version of “Robert’s Box” as featured on the album. We hope you enjoy it.

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It’s a great honor to announce that at 4 PM EDT (1 PM PDT/9 PM BST/10 PM CEST) this Friday, May 29th, Advent’s entire live debut will be broadcast as part of the new NJ Proghouse “From the Vaults” series. None of this video footage was ever released beforehand and we’ll have band-member representation for live chat during the entire session. We sincerely hope that you’ll join us for this very special event, reliving the band’s very first concert!

NOTE: Please click on the play button (above) to watch the video and, during the event, click on “YouTube” in the footer to join the live chat as well.

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Advent welcomes new bassist, Evan Hause!

17 March 2020

It is a great pleasure to announce that Evan Hause has joined Advent. A very accomplished multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and versatile composer in his own right, Evan will fill the group’s bass chair (likely singing and eventually playing other instruments in the band as well). With his extensive and deeply compatible musical background, we’re confident that […]

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Second live Advent video from NJP fest

10 February 2020

Advent is very pleased to share this new live video performance of “Sentinel’s Reprise: The Exit Interview”—recorded at the NJ Proghouse “20th Anniversary Fall Hootenanny” festival just a little over three months ago. Once again, we absolutely loved performing for this wonderful festival and extend a most heartfelt thank-you to the NJ Proghouse and everyone […]

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Advent seeking talented bassist ASAP!

8 February 2020

Advent is looking for an accomplished bass player to resurrect our full-band configuration. Some of the most desirable skills/talents for potential candidates include vocal abilities (backing OK), comfort with odd time signatures/time signature changes, and the ability to read music. Multi-instrumental capabilities are also a big plus. The band’s recent live shows have been tighter […]

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Bass update: Tom Hyatt’s departure

5 February 2020

Advent is very sorry to announce that, due to recently updated personal circumstances and corresponding time constraints, bassist Tom Hyatt has decided to leave the band. It has been an immense pleasure, both musically and personally, working with Tom and we thank him for bringing Advent’s live show to one of its tightest and most […]

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New Advent live video

2 December 2019

Advent had an absolutely wonderful time performing at the NJ Proghouse “20th Anniversary Fall Hootenanny” festival last month. We’re also very pleased to be able to share our first live video from the event here and sincerely hope you enjoy it. A most heartfelt thank-you to everyone at the NJ Proghouse and all who came […]

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10/9-10: Advent to perform at NJ Proghouse “Fall Hootenanny” fest

21 October 2019

Advent is honored to be returning to the NJ Proghouse stage once again, this time as part of a two-day festival celebrating the organization’s 20th anniversary of hosting the best in live progressive music here in New Jersey. The festival is being hosted on the weekend of November 9-10, with Advent scheduled to perform at […]

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Advent interview on WRUW today (around 1 PM EDT)

4 July 2019

We hope you’ll tune in to WRUW FM91.1 (local to Cleveland, Ohio, but with streaming available worldwide by clicking here) from noon-2 PM EDT today, as Laura Peskin will be airing the first part of a rather long and detailed interview with Alan, Henry, and Mark, discussing all things Advent–on her great Quest for Fire […]

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Advent withdraws from NJ Proghouse “Hootenanny” due to family member’s passing

10 June 2019

Due to the recent passing of a close family member, Advent regrets that we will no longer be able to perform at the NJ Proghouse “20th Anniversary Hootenanny” festival this coming weekend. We are very sorry for this unavoidable cancellation, but very much hope to announce another performance at the NJ Proghouse in the near future. […]

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