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Check out our latest CD See 2006 video of "Inquisition" from The Sparrow!
The new CD is full of unexpected twists and turns, changing time signatures, thought-provoking lyrical excursions, and unusual arrangements. Superb musicianship and creative, quirky compositions make The Pearl a must-have for fans of progressive music!
Buy The Pearl directly from the band (including shipping to US, Canada, and Europe/UK):
South America and elsewhere - Please inquire
Metaphor's music is released on the label.
- Sea of Tranquility
"A wonderful collection of modern prog rock songs with a healthy nod to the classics"
- The Progressive Aspect
"Get this album for the band’s spectacular and innovative spirit and stay to listen to the story told with brilliant musicianship and vocals"
"Beginning to end, The Pearl is an outstanding album"
Progressive Rock Files
"This is the real deal. Highly recommended"
"A beautiful little gem"
"It's hard to demand better from this exceptional group. Pure class!"
Metaphor Featured on the Cover of France's Highlands Magazine, March 2019
Jim Anderson/bass . John Mabry/vocals . Marc Spooner/keyboards . Malcolm Smith/guitars . Greg Miller/percussion
Other CDs by Metaphor
Note: Starfooted is out of print
but is available for download
Purchase The Sparrow, Entertaining Thanatos, or Starfooted: click on images to go to CDBaby for samples and purchase options.
Buy The Sparrow or Entertaining Thanatos directly from the band: send $13.00 via PayPal to , indicating Sparrow or Thanatos. Includes shipping in the continental US. Inquire for shipping elsewhere (shipping to Europe is typically $14).
Buy both Sparrow and Thanatos together for just $20, including
shipping in the continental US!
You may also like these solo projects by members of Metaphor:
We Were Here (2014)
"Full of busy and complex arrangements with turns and twists that surprise the listener at every corner"
~ Expose Magazine
A Rite of Spring
Electronic realization of the Igor Stravinsky masterpiece done in the classic style of Switched-On Bach/Tomita - all vintage synthesizers/keyboard.
A Christmas Album
Electronic realization of the ballet classic, Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker, done in the classic style of Switched-On Bach/Tomita - all vintage synthesizers/keyboard.
Purchase: click on images to go to CDBaby for samples and purchase options.
Buy We Were Here, A Rite of Spring, or A Christmas Album directly from the musicians: send $13.00 via PayPal to , indicating which CD. Includes shipping in the continental US. Inquire for shipping elsewhere (shipping to Europe is typically $14).
Be sure to check out the great music of prog rock band Mind Furniture
featuring Metaphor members John Mabry, Greg Miller, and Jim Anderson.