All posts for the month May, 2017

Edition 57 of THE PROG MILL is now available to listen to anytime or download. Another two hours of superb progressive rock old and new.

On this weeks show:

1 Supertramp – Child of Vision (Breakfast in America)
2 Cellar Noise – Underground Ride (Alight)
3 Phoenix Again – That Day Will Come (Unexplored)
4 Thomas Konder – Labyrinth (Labyrinth)
5 Schnauser – Have you got PPI? (Irritant)
6 Treacherous Orchestra – Sea of Okhotsk (Origins)
7 White Willow – In Dim Days (Future Hopes)
8 Doug Woods & Colin Powell – Strange Days (The American Highways Suite – Darklands and Strange Days)
9 Damanek – Long Time, Shadow Falls (On Track)
10 Asia – Te Longest Night (Aura)
11 Marilion – The Great Escape (Brave – Live 2013)
12 Mostly Autumn – Raindown (Sight of Day)
13 Gregorian Rock – Pillar of Fire (Fire)
14 Abba – Intermezzo No 1 (Abba) (Proggy moment from a mainstream band feature!)

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I’m delighted to announce that the podcast for Edition 57 of The Ancient One is now available.


1 Samurai of Prog – Drottningholmsmusiken (intro) (Rokstenen)
2 Freedom To Glide – Rain (Tracks 1-4) (Rain)
3 Poor Genetic Material – Lost In Translation (Absence)
4 Pete Sinfield – A House Of Hopes and Dreams (Still)
5 Long Earth – Ghosts (Pt 1-4) (The Source)
6 Cosmograf – The Drover (Capacitor)
7 Machines Dream – Noise To Signal (Black Science)
8 Abel Ganz – The Dead Zone (Gratuitous Flash)
9 The Emerald Dawn – Buridan’s Lament ((Searching For The Lost Key)
10 Pink Floyd – High Hopes (The Division Bell)
11 Martigan – Theodor’s Walls (Distant Monsters)
12 Tony Patterson – The Magdalene Fields (Equations of Meaning)
13 Loonypark – Face In The Mirror (Perpetual)
14 Aperco – Another Day To Live (The Battle)
15 Ontofield – Holographic Rain (Sleeping With Fractals)
16 Freedom To Glide – Fall (Tracks 1-5) (Fall)
17 Bootcut – Ganglat Fran Overnaker (outro) (Rokstenen)

I’m delighted to announce that the podcast for Edition 56 of The Ancient One is now available.


1 Samurai of Prog – Drottningholmsmusiken (Intro) (Rokstenen)
2 Simon Says – White Glove (Paradise Square)
3 Bram Stoker – Calling Me Home (Cold Reading)
4 Big Big Train – Brave captain (Grimspound)
5 The Windmill – Don’t Be Afraid (To Be Continued)
6 Yes – And You And I (Close To The Edge)
7 Flamborough Head – Lost In Time (Lost In Time)
8 Damanek – Long Time Shadow Falls (On Track)
9 Camel – The Sleeper (Breathless)
10 Deep Purple – Anthem (The Book Of Taliesyn)
11 Love Street – Sleepers (Both Sides Of The Door)
12 XNA – Banner Of The Whyte Boar (When We Changed You)
13 Kaprekar’s Constant – Bluebird (Fate Outsmarts Desire)
14 Circuline – Summit (Counterpoint)
15 Dawn – Cold (Darker)
16 Hollow Water – The Quantum Mechanic and The Map Collector (Rainbow’s End)
17 Toon Martens Project – Columbus (TMP)
18 Bootcut – Ganglat Fran Overnaker (Outro) (Rokstenen)

Proving that prog isn't just for dinosaurs!
I’m delighted to announce that the podcast for edition 195 of Live From Progzilla Towers is now available.

In this edition we heard the following music:

  1. Schnauser – A New Atmosphere
  2. The Winter Tree – Mr Sun
  3. Genesis – The Silent Sun
  4. Steve Hackett – Shadow Of The Heirophant (Extended Version)
  5. Galahad – Up In Smoke
  6. Jennifer Clark – Entry
  7. Tears For Fears – Broken-Head Over Heels-Broken (Preacher Mix)
  8. Floating Points – Silurian Blue
  9. The Syn – New Reality
  10. Ramases – Life Child
  11. Omega – Szomoru Tortenet
  12. Roger Waters – Smell the Roses
  13. Solefald – World Music With Black Edges
  14. Meller Golyzniak Duda – Breaking Habits
  15. Henry Cow – Beautiful As The Moon – Terrible As An Army With Banners
  16. Brother Ape – Karma
  17. Magic Bus – Mystical Mountain
  18. Rikard Sjoblom’s Gungfly – Of The Orb
  19. Soundgarden – Black Hole Sun

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FreddeGredde – When We Dance

Mogwai – Coolverine

Major Parkinson – Solitary Home

Magenta – Colours

Plini – Pastures

KingBathMat – The End of Evolution

The Claypool Lennon delirium – Captain Lariat

Sacred Ape – I Want To Go Back To The Happy House

Ageness – Why Don’t You Go Away

The Pineapple Thief – Variations On A Dream

Caravan – Hello Hello

Genesis – Firth of Fifth (Live)



Edition 56 of THE PROG MILL (276 in total) is now ready to download or listen to any time you like.

Another two hours of fantastic progressive rock. This weeks playlist is as follows:

1 Deckchair Poets – People/Educating Rita (Searchin’ for a Lemon Squeezer)
2 Il Tempio Delle Clessidre – Prospetivve (Il Ludere)
3 Aldenfield – Running Out of Time (Light of Day)
4 Magic Bus – Mystical Mountain (Phillip The Egg)
5 Saris – Grace of Time (Ghosts of Yesterday)
6 Neu! – Hallogallo (Neu!)
7 Moving Structures – Dusk (Awake)
8 Steve Hackett – The Virgin and The Gypsy (Spectral Mornings)
9 Renaissance – Can You Hear Me (Novello)
10 Gandalfs Fist – Fight For The Light (The Clockwork Fable)
11 Strawbs – New World (Grave New World)
12 Machines Dream – Airfield On Sunwick/For Wojtek (Black Science)
13 Will Geraldo – Even a Blind Fool Can See (Even a Blind Fool Can See EP)

THE PROG MILL is broadcast on Progzilla Radio every week at the following times:

Sunday 10pm to Midnight UK (2100-2300 UTC) – MAIN BROADCAST
Tuesdays 4am – 5am UK (0300-0600 UTC) for listeners in North America
Tuesdays 11pm – 1am UK (2200-0000 UTC)

Your proggy music suggetions and also music submissions from artists and bands are very welcome. Email me: or message via or twitter: @shaunontheair

Northern Star   18th May 2017

Special with an Interview with Rising talent Saul Blease featuring a selection his music and a chat with the gentleman himself

Northern Star  Pallas Theme

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In Praise of the Instrumental

Northern Star   11th May 2017

Northern Star  Pallas Theme

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101 Dimensions  A very Special Boddy of work

Originally Broadcast 14th May 2017

A man who has been around the Electronic music scene since the 80s and earlier as a fan.

This shows picks selcted music from his catalogue with some of his many Musicial alliances and partnerships with other giants of the music scene.

I first saw at one of the Electronicas in Sheffield in the 80s and was struck by the passion of his playing. he manages to create soundscapes  and moods that sweep across the emotions.

If you want to how it should be done you need go no further than  select any of his vast catalogue.


His music ia available here

Connect the dots and connect with 101 Dimensions via any of the Curators Cliff Anthony or Emma, or

Every saturday night from Midnight till late all music no chat Electronic Ambient and Progressive

Fish on Friday – Radio

Steven Wilson – Pariah

The Smiths – How Soon Is Now

Allan Holdsworth – The 4.15 Bradford Executive

Tears For Fears – Ashes to ashes

Nektar – Set Me Free, Amigo

Providence – An Epilogue For Cajolement

Led Zeppelin – Kashmir (Live)

Damanek – Long Time, Shadow Falls

Kaipa – Notes From The Past Parts 1 and 2

I Am your Autopilot – Guns and Gadgets

Witchwood – A Grave Is The River