All posts for the month October, 2017

Northern Star   26th Oct  2017


  1. Northern Star Pallas Theme
  2. Fats Domino – Ain’t That a shame RIP Fats
  3. Fish – Boston Tea party
  4. Deep Purple – Lazy
  5. Unto Us – Plan B
  6. Beneath My Sins – The beauty in the witch
  7. Birdeatsbaby – a part of me
  8. Jon & Vangelis – Far away in Baagad
  9. Playgrounded – Mute
  10. Adam Sandler – Werewolves of London
  11. BBT – The Underfall Yard
  12. Tiger Moth Tales – Hyyge
  13. Elton John – Lucy in the Sky with diamond
  14. Spiritualized – (Come together Live )
  15. The Fierce and The Dead  – Andy Fox
  16. Lesbian bed death – I use my powers for evil
  17. Dire straits – Telegraph Road
  18. Frozen Ocean – The Dyson Swarm
  19. Dave Gilmour – One of these days
  20. Genesis – Dance on a Volcano/Los Endos


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These Curious Thoughts – Surrounded by Roses

It Bites – Underneath Your Pillow

Sanguine Hum – Bubble Trouble

Gazpacho – The Cage

Tee – City

Gerard – The Acts of the Apostles

Taken – 1985

Combination Head – Clover Road ABC

Unifaun – End-Or-Fin

Jethro Tull – Sparrow On The Schoolyard Wall

Argos – Nursed By Giants Pt1 and Pt5

DeeExpus – Marty and the Magic Moose

The Progressive Tracks Show #233 (Descent Into Madness… A Halloween Tale), originally broadcast on Friday, October 27, 2017, is now available to download or listen to anytime you desire.

Not just Halloween music… but music that tells a Halloween story about someone you may know quite well.  This is one to really listen to with the lights off… just make sure to come back to reality after the final track!


  • Kingbathmat – “Fantastic Freak Show Carnival” composed by John Bassett from Fantastic Freak Show Carnival on Stereohead Records
  • Jono – “Man of Misery” from Silence on Jono Music
  • Sonus Umbra – “Doppelganger” from Snapshots from Limbo on Moonchild
  • Major Parkinson – “Beaks of Benevola” from Twilight Cinema on Degaton Records
  •  Jason Rubenstein – “Frankenstein On the Red Line” from New Metal from Old Boxes on Tonecluster Music
  • Major Parkinson – “Sanity Fair” from Major Parkinson on Degaton Records
  • Chelsea Wolfe – “Carrion Flowers” from Abyss on Sargent House
  • Corvus Stone – “Scary Movie Too” from Corvus Stone Unscrewed on Corvus Stone
  • Gideon Freudmann – “Escape to the Asylum” from The Cabinet of Dr Caligari on Octagon Records
  • Midday Veil – “Universes” from This Wilderness on Beyond Beyond is Beyond Records
  • Human Ottoman – “Demon Yard Sale” from  Power Baby on Independent
  • Halloween – Le Proces (The Trial) from Merlin on Musea
  • Subrosa – “The Usher’ from More Constant Than The Stars on Independent

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Mike “ProgTracks” Pollack

Edition 78 of THE PROG MILL is now available to listen to at your leisure or download. Another two hours of superb melodic/symphonic progressive rock is at your fingertips:

This weeks playlist

1 Hangover Paradise – Take Away (Mirrors)
2 Abel Ganz – Gratuitous Flash (Gratuitous Flash 2016 remaster)
3 Eyesberg – Faceless (Masquerade)
4 Logos – In Fuga (L’enigma Della Vita)
5 La Coscienza di Zeno – La Citta Di Dite (Sensitiva)
6 Flamborough Head – Bless the Wings (That Bring You Back) – (Higher and Higher – A Tribute to the Moody Blues)
7 Moonrise – Surrender to Wi – (Stopover – Life)
8 Tiger Moth Tales – Hygge (The Depths of Winter)
9 Sigur Ros – Saeglopur (We Play Endlessly)
10 White Willow – Floor 67 (Terminal Twilight)
11 Projekt Gemineye – A New Day (A Brand New Day)
12 Multi Story – Star Traveller (Live at Acapella)
13 Libertys Exiles – Pandora (Halloween)
14 Ghostly Beard – Limitless (Infinate)

If you missed it – you can catch The Prog Mill at the following times on Progzilla Radio at, also available via the tune in radio app and on internet radios:

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With repeats on Tuesdays at 3am-5am UK (7pm Monday in LA and 10pm Monday in NYC) and 11pm-1am UK (2300-0100 UTC) and Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1800-2000 UTC). The podcast which you can listen to anytime or download is normally posted online each Monday or Tuesday.

Contributions to the show (suggestions or music submissions for symphonic and melodic progressive rock) are very welcome to or via or twitter @shaunontheair

It was my turn on 101 Dimensions again, and I may have been stretching the boundaries a bit this time! But it’s all good, right? Here’s the playlist:

  1. Lunatic Soul – Blood On The Tightrope; and A Thousand Shards Of Heaven (from the album Fractured, 2017)
  2. Fripp & Eno – Deep Water (from the album New Depression Music (Music For Fans), 1980)
  3. Band Of Rain – Gurdjieff; and Lydian Flight (from the album The Dust Of Stars, 2017)
  4. Fripp & Eno – Untitled (from the album New Depression Music (Music For Fans), 1980)
  5. Wolfgang Bock – Robsai, Pt. I & II; and Changes/Stop The World (from the album Cycles, 1980)
  6. Fripp & Eno – The Last Door (from the album New Depression Music (Music For Fans), 1980)
  7. Vessels – Mobilise; and Glower (from the album The Great Distraction, 2017)
  8. Fripp & Eno – Chemin Der Fer (from the album New Depression Music (Music For Fans), 1980)
  9. Wolfgang Riechmann – Silberland; Himmelblau; and Traumzeit (from the album Wunderbar, 1978)
  10. Tangerine Dream – Tangram, Pt. 1 (from the album Tangram, 1980)

I hope you enjoy! Until next time, Prog On!


101 Dimensions – October 2017

Forever Starts Today – Always Hope

Half Past Four – One Eyed Man

Elephants of Scotland – Counting On A Ghost

Dave Kerzner – Hypocrites

Spinal Tap – America

Blue Öyster Cult – The Great Sun Jester

Magellan – The Better Suite

Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith – To Feel Your Best

Tom Petty – Free Fallin’

Chris Stark – Highway One

Touch – The Spiritual Death of Howard Greer

Nexus – The Ship

Greyfeather – Lines Are Drawn

Greylevel – Signals

Bend Sinister – Walk The Other Way

Arch Echo – Spark

Aeon Satori – Eyes Open

Eric Michaels – Trees

Thankyou Scientist – Blue Automatic

The Stranglers – Everybody Loves You When You’re Dead

Moongarden – Maiden of the Bow

The Buggles – Island

The Watch – Vacuum

Ars Nova – Ankh

Bi Kyo Ran – A Violent Nightmare

Rodger Hodgson – I’m Not Afraid

Mark Fox – Waiting For A Miracle

Genesis – Invisible Touch (12″ version)

The Enid – Villain Of Science

Gentle Giant – Nothing At All (Steven’s 7″ edit)

Kayak – Alibi

Quella Vecchia Locanda – Villa Doria Pamphili

Kenso – Arrivederci

Edition 106 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.


Concordea – When They Want You… to Die
Amorphis – Same Flesh
Persefone – Spirals Within Thy Being
Caligula’s Horse – The Cannon’s Mouth
Mastermind – Tokyo Rain

Live at 11: Opeth (Plovdiv 19th September 2015)
The Grand Conjuration (live)
Voice Of Treason (live)
Demon of the Fall (live)

Erra – Skyline
Brutai– The Border

Album of the Week: Kamelot – The Black Halo
The Black Halo
Soul Society
March Of Mephisto

Toehider – How Do Ghosts Work?

Northern Star   19th Oct  2017


Northern Star Pallas Theme


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