Aviations (https://facebook.com/AviationsBand/) — A progressive metal band from Boston, MA, Aviations combines unique sounds of progressive metal/rock and math rock as well as some emo, pop punk aspects to their sound. They draw similar sounds to Tesseract, CHON, and Dream Theater. Their new album The Light Years was released January 19th. They are fantastic musicians as well as masters at memeing.
SAWCE (https://facebook.com/sawcetheband/): Stepping onto the NJ math/prog rock scene, SAWCE combines sounds from their influences such as CHON, Vasudeva, The Contortionist and many others. They just like to have fun and each show is treated like a big party. They released their debut SAWCE EP in December.
Moonstriker (https://facebook.com/theofficialmoonstriker/): This Philadelphia prog rock/metal band comes jammed packed with blistering riffs and wide ranging vocal prowess. They have similar sounds to Tesseract, Monuments, and Textures. They released their most recent album Valley of Corrupted Gravity in November.
Deeply Woven (https://facebook.com/DeeplyWoven/): Deeply Woven is a prog fusion band from South Jersey/Philadelphia area. They combine technicality and colorful elements to their music with similar sounds to Animal as Leaders, Plini, and Periphery. They are currently working on an EP to be released soon.