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The Progressive Tracks Show #212 (SeaProg 2017 Artists Preview #5), originally broadcast on Friday May 26, 2017, is now available to download or listen to any time you desire.

This is the fifth and last in a series featuring bands that will grace the stage of the Columbia City Theater in Seattle June 2-4, 2017 for SeaProg – The Seattle Festival of Progressive and Avant Rock.  And this podcast has them ALL!

Not familiar?  All the more reason to check out the festival, and the bands!

PLAYLIST:

  • Lupertazzi – “Snakes” from Snakes – Single on Independent
  • Ibex – “Empire of the Stromatolites” from Parthenogenesis on Independent
  • Human Ottoman – “Robespierre’s Crowning” from Power Baby on Human Ottoman
  • Chemical Clock – “Decaviter” from Bad Habitat on Chemical Clock
  • Jan Koekepan – “Benthic” from Depths on Inpendendent
  • Zero Times Everything – “Led” from Sonic Cinema on 7d Media
  • Omni – “Out With A Whimper” from Ghosts on Independent
  • Robert Svilpa & Paraesthesia – “Peace, My Brother” from The Sound Of Thoughts on Hyperboreal Music
  • Jack O’ the Clock – “Saturday Afternoon On the Median” from All My Friends on Jack O’ the Clock
  • Points North – “Foxes & Cougars” from Points North on Magna Carta
  • Wax Heads – “Mano a mano” from Hermandad on Fonarte Latino, S.A. de C.V.
  • The Machine That We Built – “Better Git_Still Rainin” from Live Recording
  • Pinto Wagonfire – “Paranoia Crash” from Single on Independent
  • Moon Letters – “Kingfisher and the Red Knight” from Single on Independent
  • Super Z Attack Team – “Name of the Sun” from Live Sonarchy Recording
  • Fraktal Phantom – “Cosmic Fire” from Live In The Studio EP on Independent

If you have comments (always welcome), or suggestions for show topics/music, feel free to contact me anytime via email:  ProgTracks@KPTZ.org

But first… enjoy the show!

Mike “ProgTracks” Pollack

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!)

You can hear THE PROG MILL at the following times on Progzilla Radio:

Sundays 10pm-midnight UK time (2100-2300 UTC) – MAIN BROADCAST
Tuesdays 0400-0600 UK time (0300-0500 UTC) – for listeners in N America
Tuesdays 2300-0100 UK time (2200-2400 UTC)

THE PROG MILL is your request show for melodic and symphonic progressive rock. So please send your music requests/suggestions to:
shaun@progzilla.com
or via twitter @shaunontheair
or www.facebook.com/theprogmill

Back next Sunday 10pm UK with another dose of proggy progness!

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

Playlist

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.

Playlist

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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Enjoy!

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)

 

 

The Progressive Tracks Show #211 (SeaProg Preview #4), originally broadcast on Friday May 19, 2017, is now available to download or listen to any time you desire.

This is the fourth in a series featuring bands that will grace the stage of the Columbia City Theater in Seattle June 2-4, 2017 for SeaProg – The Seattle Festival of Progressive and Avant Rock.  Not familiar?  All the more reason to check out the festival, and the bands!

PLAYLIST:

  • Robert Svilpa & Paraesthesia – “The First Piece in the Puzzle (Remastered)” from A Fine Line Between… (Remastered) on Hyperboreal Music
  • Pinto Wagonfire – “Paranoia Crash” from Paranoia Crash – Single on Independent
  • Jack O’ the Clock – “The Old Man and the Table Saw” from Repetitions of the Old City I on Jack O’ the Clock
  • Pinto Wagonfire – “Visions From The Electrostat” from Visions From The Electrostat – Single on Independent
  • Robert Svilpa & Paraesthesia – “Frantic (Remastered)” from A Fine Line Between… (Remastered) on Hyperboreal Music
  • Jack O’ the Clock – “.22, Or Denny Takes One for the Team” from Repetitions of the Old City I on Jack O’ the Clock
  • Jack O’ the Clock – “As Long as the Earth Lasts” from Night Loops on Jack O’ the Clock
  • Cellar Noise – “Embankment” From Alight on AMS Music
  • Cellar Noise – “Blackfriars” From Alight on AMS Music
  • Steven Wilson – “Pariah” From To The Bone on Caroline International
  • Big Big Train – “Brave Captain” From Grimspound on English Electric Recordings

If you have comments (always welcome), or suggestions for show topics/music, feel free to contact me anytime via email:  ProgTracks@KPTZ.org

But first… enjoy the show!

Mike “ProgTracks” Pollack

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: shaun@progzilla.com or message via facebook.com/theprogmill 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

Tunein on http://tunein.com/radio/Progzilla-Radio-s242911/

The Google app or the Apple App

Repeat Shows Tuesdays 1.00am bst & 3.00pm bst

Podcasts of all the shows are available here

http://www.progzilla.com/category/podcast/northern-star/feed/

Subscribe to the show here

http://www.progzilla.com/shows/northern-star/

If you have an requests or ideas about shows

Or anything else for that matter?

Contact me on Emma@progzilla.com

In Praise of the Instrumental

Northern Star   11th May 2017

Northern Star  Pallas Theme

Repeat Shows Tuesdays 1.00am bst & 3.00pm bst

Podcasts of all the shows are available here

http://www.progzilla.com/category/podcast/northern-star/feed/

Subscribe to the show here

http://www.progzilla.com/shows/northern-star/

If you have an requests or ideas about shows

Or anything else for that matter?

Contact me on Emma@progzilla.com