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Monday, 04 October 2010 12:44



The highly anticipated new Nine Stones Close album 'Traces' was released on Tuesday 30th November 2010. The album features 5 tracks, weighs in at 44 minutes and is presented in a digipak CD case with an 8 page booklet. The stunning artwork and imagery were created by Ed Unitsky (The Flower Kings, The Tangent, Unitopia et al) especially for this project.

Traces features Adrian Jones with Marc Atkinson (Mandalaband, Riversea) on vocals, Brendan Eyre (Riversea) on keyboards, and Neil Quarrell on bass.

Listen to some preview sound clips from the album by playing TRACES ALBUM PREVIEW in the mp3 player or pop-up player on the right! You can now also play the title track TRACES in the player.

Track list:

  1. Reality Check.  (4:56)

  2. Threads.  ( 10:30)

  3. Falling To Pieces.  (6:16)

  4. Traces.  (7:19)

  5. Thicker Than Water.  (14:49)

ReTraced Bonus CD Track List

  1. Innersense (Acoustic)
  2. Threads (Rewoven)
  3. Traces (Reconstructed)
  4. Thicker Than Water (Instrumental mix)



The album is available NOW!

As a bonus, all pre-orders were shipped with an additional CD, 'ReTraced' containing over 30 minutes of music. THIS LIMiTED EDITION VERSION IS NOW SOLD OUT!

The Traces CD is available via this web site

Order the album now HERE


You can now also order TRACES from the ProgRock Records web site, just click on the image below......



ProgRock Records


Friday, 11 February 2011 17:21

NIne Stones Close sign to ProgRock Records!

We are pleased to announce that as of 25th January 2011, NINE STONES CLOSE have signed to ProgRock Records. We are thrilled and excited to be working with Shawn and Prog Rock Records; an encouraging welcome for an album which has been a real triumph in the face of logistical nightmares. We look forward to a rewarding friendship and an interesting future. Check out the press release HERE

Thanks to everyone who has supported us so far and to those that helped make this deal come about.


Classic Rock Presents Prog Magazine


Friday, 18 February 2011 09:03

Marillion Weekend - Port Zelande

Adrian attended the Marillion Weekend in Port Zelande from 25-27th March.  The Nine Stones Close merch stand was located in the Adventure Factory. Thanks to everyone who stopped by to say hello and to those that puchased cd's and T-shirts. You support is greatly appreciated. A great weekend was had by all. Many thanks to Marillion for allowing us the opportunity to promote the album there.

TRACES hits Classic Rock Presents Prog Magazine and the cover CD!

The new Nine Stones Close album 'TRACES' was reviewed in issue 15 of Classic Rock Presents Prog magazine. Issue 15 came  out on the 9th March! Pick up your copy now!

The title track of TRACES is also be featured on the cover CD, Prognosis 15! Make sure you get hold of your copy!


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