News

New album fully mixed/pre-sale offer soon

2 July 2015

Advent’s new album is now fully mixed and has been sent off to Bob Katz for mastering. It will be called Silent Sentinel and, at this point, we’re probably looking at a street date in early August. Please stay tuned for a special pre-sale offer that should be announced shortly as well. In the interim, we hope you’ll enjoy […]

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New album update

18 May 2015

After some unexpected delays, the band is very happy to report that 11 of the new album’s 14 tracks are now fully mixed. It’s also a great pleasure to announce that the new album will, once again, feature cover art by the very talented Michael Phipps. Additionally, the group has already reengaged Bob Katz to provide his […]

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Album update

22 August 2014

We’re very happy to report that recording for the third Advent album is now about 90% complete, along with a good part of the mixing as well. If all goes as planned from this point forward, we expect to have the CD released by (or near) the end of the year. Please stay tuned!

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Welcome to the official website of the progressive-rock band Advent

4 November 2011

Formed in 1989, Advent began as a collaboration between Alan Benjamin and Henry Ptak, with Henry’s brother Mark joining very shortly thereafter. Leveraging diverse-yet-harmonious backgrounds and a common desire to create music that would, first and foremost, satisfy the members’ own progressive and somewhat eclectic musical desires, the band released its critically acclaimed (self-titled) debut […]

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Advent to hit the NJ Proghouse stage once again

3 November 2011

After spending the better part of the year locked in the studio (writing, arranging, and recording material for the band’s third CD), Advent is very pleased to be hitting the stage at the NJ Proghouse once again on Sunday, December 11th. The Tea Club, south Jersey’s hottest up-and-coming progressive-rock act, will be joining us for this […]

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