Abel Ganz


Upcoming shows.

Saturday Dec 16th 2017 – The Prog Before Xmas 2017

Join our annual Xmas celebration all in aid of cancer charity: Maggie’s.   Featuring Long Earth, Comedy of Errors, Abel Ganz, and Tiger Moth Tales!

Tickets from HERE!


Past shows.

Saturday Dec 17th 2016 – The Prog Before Xmas 201

Yes – it’s true!   So good we had to do it twice!  Featuring Big Hogg, John Young [Lifesigns], and Abel Ganz [redux].


Saturday May 21st 2016 – Terra Incognita Festival, Québec, Canada

  •  Hosted in the most beautiful Canadian city of Québec, Abel Ganz will perform on the evening of 21st May. Other bands confirmed include: RPWL, Inner Odyssey, Kinetic Element, Unreal City, and Sylvan.
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Friday March 18th 2016 – HRH Prog 4, Pwllheli, North Wales

  •  Starting on the evening of Thursday March 17, a hand-picked selection of live appearances and The Great Big Prog Mag Quiz will get you warmed up for the next three days which begin in earnest at midday on Friday 18th. HRH Prog 4’s arenas feature our state-of-the-art sound and lighting production in warm, welcoming rooms with lots of comfortable seating, food stations and well-stocked round-the-clock bars. Combine that with 30 brilliant acts plus signings, psychedelic entertainment and other fringe activities – all to be announced shortly – this will be a prog event like no other.

Friday December 18th 2015 – CCA, Glasgow

  • We are absolutely delighted and excited to announce that we will be returning to the venue that started our journey over the last 12 months or so with a very, very special Christmas-time show at the CCA in Glasgow on Friday the 18th December.  Special guests at this event are Tiger Moth Tales and We Are Kin.  Tickets can be bought in advance from here.

Friday October 7th 2015 – Summers End Festival, Chepstow, England 

  • We are delighted to welcome Scottish legends Abel Ganz back to the festival after their great set way back in 2008. Following the release of their hugely-acclaimed self titled album in 2014, which added many new ingredients into their melodic prog mix,  the band are on a real high.  This appearance at Summers End is part of a triumphant year that will also include a slot at the prestigious Rosfest Festival in Pennsylvania – which has been running even longer than Summers End!  Tickets here!!

Saturday August 15th 2015 – Mad Hatters, Inverness, Scotland

  • 1st trip to Scottish highlands for the band.  With The mind of Mendeleev.

Friday September 11th 2015 – The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh, Scotland

  • We are delighted to announce double header show in Edinburgh with our good friends The Gift. Proud to be bringing this great band to Scotland for their 1st show north of the border.

Saturday June 13th 2015 – CRS, Maltby, England

  • Following the release of their remarkable self-titled album last year, we are delighted to welcome Scottish legends Abel Ganz to the Wesley Centre, Maltby.

Saturday May 2nd 2015 – RoSfest, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

  • 12th anniversary of hugely enjoyable USA Prog festival

Sunday April 5th 2015 – Cultuurpodium Boerderig.  The Netherlands

Tuesday March 24th 2015 – Cottiers Theatre.  Glasgow, Scotland

  • Abel Ganz will play a special live show that will be filmed for DVD release.  Tickets here.

Friday August 15th 2014 – CCA. Glasgow, Scotland

  • Album launch show to celebrate release of new album.

Saturday May 21st  2011 – Beat Club.  Blackpool, England

Friday May 20th  2011 – The Ferry.  Glasgow, Scotland

  • A Scottish Progressive Rock special.  Three bands based in, or originating, from Scotland.

Saturday July 31st 2010 – Vilnius, Lithuania

Friday May 29th 2010 – The Ferry. Glasgow, Scotland

  • Abel Ganz support slot to Pendragon.  An unplugged-ish slot.

Friday October 9th 2009 – The Ferry. Glasgow, Scotland

  • Abel Ganz support slot to Pallas.

Sunday May 10th 2009 – The Ferry. Glasgow, Scotland

  • Abel Ganz support slot to Pendragon.  An unplugged-ish slot.

Saturday May 9th 2009 – Rotherham. England

  • Rotherham Rocks Festival – presented by CRS

Sunday September 28th 2008 – Lydney. England

Thursday September 8th  2008 – Stereo.  Glasgow, Scotland

  • Solo show

Saturday 23rd August 2008 – Montgomery Hall, Wath Upon Dearne, England

  • Wath Beer Festival along side Oliver Wakeman and Acoustic Infusion

Thursday March 27th  2008 – Stereo.  Glasgow, Scotland

  • Celebrating the release of our “Shooting Albatross” album.

Friday 31st August 2007 – King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut.  Glasgow, Scotland

  • Abel Ganz support slot to Pallas.

Saturday 16th June 2007 – Pittencrief Park, Dunfermline

  • The gig in the Glen.  Headline act It Bites.

Friday 11th May 2007 – Classic Rock Society.  Rotherham, England

  • CRS Rotherham Rocks Festival.  Headline act Spocks Beard.

Saturday 29th June 2002 – Classic Rock Society, Oakwood Centre.  Rotherham, England

  • Charity Concert in aid of Rick Wakeman’s guitarist Ant Glynne.