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Progzilla Radio is five years old!

How the Dickens did that happen?

When Stacy & Cliff conceived the idea for the station, I don’t think either of them were looking this far into the future, but we are grateful that we have such loyal listeners that we can still be broadcasting after all this time.

To commemorate this event, all the Progzilla presenters have put together a 90 minute show which includes the tracks that got them into prog in the first place, along with some more modern tracks that they like. These shows will be broadcast between 18:00 – 00:00 each weekday, from the 2nd to the 6th of March, replacing our normal schedule.

The schedule for these shows is as follows:

Monday
2nd
Tuesday
3rd
Wednesday
4th
Thursday
5th
Friday
6th
18:00 – 19:30 Graham Harfleet
19:30 – 21:00 David Elliott Peter Jones Mike Whitfield Alan Kraslow Brian Watson
21:00 – 22:30 Steve Blease
(Sounds)
Jim Lawson Cliff Pearson Emma Roebuck Stacy Doller
22:30 – 00:00 Mike Pollack Shaun Geraghty Anthony Rowsick Andrew Wild Steve Blease
(Heavy)

We thank you – our listeners – for supporting this venture for the past five years and we all look forward to entertaining you for many years to come.

Angus – drinks for everybody, please!

101 Dimensions Curated by Emma

Random Access Memory!

Broadcast 22nd February  2020 Midnight

  • Geek Music – one final effort (halo 3)
  • Sigur Ros – Hafssol
  • Zygoat – Zygoat side 1
  • 36 – Beyond the heliosphere
  • Air – Radian
  • David Helping – Loss of words
  • Conrad Schnitzler – Spur
  • Global Communication – 14 31
  • Vampire Rodents – HMP
  • Zwei – IN The End
  • Incubus -3rd Movement of the odyssey
  • Hans Zimmer – After the Dub
  • Michael Rother – Pulsar
  • Michael Salvatori, C Paul Johnson, Skye Lewin –Dark Blade
  • Paleowolf – Pt III Shaman
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra & Andrew Skeet – Assassin’s Creed – Revelations: Main Theme

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

Cliff@progzilla.com , Emma@progzilla.com  or Progsquatch@progzilla.com

Every Saturday night from Midnight UTC + 1 (BST) till late all music no chat Electronic Ambient and Progressive

 Repeated  as Ambient Afternoon on Friday 1:00 pm UTC + 1 (bst)

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KRAZZ LOFT VINYL SHOW

Broadcast 27th February 2020

·         The Voice Alan Parsons Project
·         Early Morning Epitaph
·         Small Beginnings Flash
·         It Can Happen Yes
·         Seventh Heaven FM
A Set of Hippy Music
·         Did You Go Downtown Joy of Cooking
·         For What It’s Worth Buffalo Sprinfield
·         Almost Cut My Hair Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
·         Kozmik Blues Janis Joplin
Cruisin’ 6-Pack-Songs About Sailing
·         Don’t Pay The Ferryman Chris DeBurgh
·         Sea Cruise Glen Frey
·         Come Sail Away Styx
·         Sailing Christopher Cross
·         Home By The Sea Genesis
·         Sea of Joy Blind Faith
21st Century Set
·         Lavender Ray LaMontagne
·         Our Swords Band of Horses
·         Time’s Motet and Galliard Comedy of Errors
·         Jigsaw Marillion
·         Let’s Live Together Glass Harp
·         I Think of You Renaissance
SIAS: Miles Davis “Bitches Brew” (S2) Miles Davis – Bitches Brew
·         Miles Runs The Voodoo Down Miles Davis
·         Sanctuary Miles Davis
Time to find a groove!
·         Midnight Flyer Trapeze
·         Look Wot You Dun Slade
·         Wanna Shout It Bites
Genres Collide! Segue or Trainwreck?
·         Drowned Pete Townshend
·         Black Crow Joni Mitchell
·         Hounds of Love Kate Bush
·         Despite Repeated Warnings Paul McCartney
·         She Wandered Through The Garden Fence Procol Harum
·         The Great Train Robbery Mountain
·         Post Toasties Tommy Bolin
·         Sunshine of Your Love Cream
·         Jewish Spirit
Chill Down Set  
·         Bouree Jethro Tull
·         Love Remembered Focus
·         Baker Street Gerry Rafferty
·         Babylon Sister Steely Dan
·         The City Mark-Almond B>and

 

 

If you want to get in touch with Alan about requests or the show please use

Krazzloft@yahoo.com

Northern Star 27th  February 2020.

Dark Rainbow!

Theme Pallas – Northern Star

  • Drifting Sun – Hidden truth
  • Cosmograf – unreasonable Silence
  • Hats Off gentlemen it’s adequate – Defiance
  • Time Collider – Oppress finesse
  • Steven Wilson – First regret/3 years older
  • Killing Joke – Pandemonium
  • Checking for Echo – The war within
  • Marillion – Chelsea Monday
  • Antimatter – here come the men
  • Black Sabbath – who are you
  • Bonzo dog do dah band – Canyons of your mind
  • Doris Brendel – little act of defiance
  • C-Live Collective – The age of insanity pt 1
  • Enochian Theory – This aching isolation
  • Led Zeppelin – Rain Song
  • Howard Sinclair – Fake
  • Utopia – Trapped
  • King Crimson – Fracture
  • Manic Street preachers – Spectators of suicide
  • Bronski Beat – Ain’t Necessarily so
  • Genesis – In The cage medley/ afterglow

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Repeat Shows Tuesdays 00.00 am GMT  & 1.00pm GMT

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Podcasts of all the shows are available here

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

If you have a requests or ideas about shows or anything else for that matter?

Contact me on Emma@progzilla.com

This week’s Prog-Watch features a lot of great, modern Prog Rock from Jan Akkerman, Karfagen, Low Roar, Rodney Matthews and Jeff Scheetz with Oliver Wakeman, Nick Magnus, and Frequent Flyers, and a “proggy”classic from Elton John! Plus, The Doctor, Rob Fisher, will be examining the debut album by the UK group Chasing the Monsoon!

709: Variety + Chasing the Monsoon Project on Progressive Discoveries

I’m delighted to announce that the podcast for edition 329 of Live From Progzilla Towers is now available.

In this edition we spoke with Robert James Pashman and heard the following music:

  • 3RDegree – We Regret To Inform You [Live]
  • Level 42 – Children Say
  • Prefab Sprout – Hey Manhattan!
  • 3RDegree – It Works
  • Kevin Gilbert – Shadow Self
  • City Boy – Dinner At The Ritz
  • Robert James Pashman – Last Night At The Ball
  • David Sylvian – Ghosts
  • Cocteau Twins – Fifty-Fifty Clown
  • 3RDegree – Incoherent Ramblings
  • p0rta1 – Tracers
  • Joni Mitchell – Edith And The Kingpin
  • XTC – Wrapped In Grey
  • 3RDegree – Life At Any Cost
  • Todd Rundgren – If I Have to Be Alone
  • Tears For Fears – The Working Hour
  • 3RDegree – Click Away!
  • 3RDegree – Logical Conclusion [Live]

iTunes/iPod users*: Just search for ‘Progzilla’ or subscribe to: http://www.progzilla.com/media/podcasts/podcast.xml

Enjoy!

Edition 224 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.

Playlist:

Thy Catafalque – A Bolyongás Ideje
Kingcrow – Astray
Nero di Marte – L’Arca
Mobius – Bhati भाति
Stömb – Dimension Zero

That Was The Year That Prog: 2016
Devin Townsend Project – Failure
Evergrey – Distance
Katatonia – Serein
Oceans of Slumber – Suffer the Last Bridge
Fates Warning – SOS

Epic at 11: Dead Kosmonaut – Dead Kosmonaut Pts. I & II

Avenged Sevenfold – The Stage
Persefone – Stillness Is Timeless

Album of the Week: Shadow Gallery – Tyranny
War For Sale
I Believe
Mystery

PreHistoric Animals – A Ghost Came One Day

Requests/comments to steve@progzilla.com

#progzillaradio #heavyelements

The Progressive Tracks Show #353 (A Space…Something)

What do you do when you have a lot of space-related music waiting to be played? You put it all in a show and pretend it tells a story.

Well…it might, y’know. 

PLAYLIST:

  • Hibernal – “The Emptiness” from Beyond on Independent (2020)
  • Aton Five – “A Chain Of Events” from Solarstalgia on IndigoBoom (2018)
  • Orange Clocks – “Let Me Breathe” from Metamorphic on BEM (2020)
  • Spaceslug – “Trees Of Gold” from Reign Of The Orion on BSFD Records (2019)
  • Yuri Gagarin – “Oneironaut” from The Outskirts Of Reality on Sound Effect Records (2020)
  • Hibernal – “Canopy of Stars” from Beyond on Independent (2020)
  • The Spacelords – “Spaceflowers” from Spaceflowers on Tonzonene Records (2020)
  • Hibernal – “Beyond” from Beyond on Independent (2020)
  • Yuri Gagarin – “QSO” from The Outskirts Of Reality on Sound Effect Records (2020)
  • Mark Wingfield – “Mars Saffron” from Proof of Light on MoonJune Records (2015)
  • Hats Off Gentlemen It’s Adequate – “Chasing Neon” from Nostalgia For Infinity on Independent (2020)
  • Orange Clocks – “Floating Temple” from Metamorphic on BEM (2020)

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

And remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are almost 190 podcasts now!).

Most importantly, SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST below, so you’ll have it delivered to your fingertips weekly! ˅˅˅˅˅˅˅˅

Edition 198 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (418 in total), first broadcast 23 February 2020. Is now available to listen to anytime or download as a mp3 file.

Another two hours of superb melodic and symphonic progressive rock. This edition includes a chance to win a signed CD of John Holden’s fantastic new album Rise and Fall (competition closes 10pm UK Wed 26 Feb), and this weeks review from The Progressive Aspect looks at the latest album Mesmeranto by The Blackheart Orchestra.

Here’s This Week’s Playlist

1 Landmarq – Forever Young (Solitary Witness)
2 Checking For Echo – The Falling Man (The War is Never Won)
3 Different Light – Faith (Binary Suns Part 1 – Operant Condition)
4 John Holden – After The Storm (Rise and Fall)
5 Pendragon – Water (Love Over Fear)
6 Fleesh – Jigsaw (Script for a New Season)
7 Eveline’s Dust – Fierce Fear Family (K)
8 The Blackheart Orchestra – In Another Lifetime (Mesmeranto)
9 Gravity Road – Southern Cross (Walking Shadows EP)
10 Delusion Squared – Necessary Evil (Anthropocine)
11 David Sancious & Tone – Matter of Time (True Stories)
12 McChurch Soundroom – Delusion (Delusion)
13 It’s a Beautiful Day – Bombay Caling (It’s a Beautiful Day)
14 Liz Tapia – Coffee For One (Single)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in radio app and on internet radios – or just ask Alexa to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”) :

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2200UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0300UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2300 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1800 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill

NEXT WEEK – Listen out for a chance to win Kaprekar’s Constant’s superb album Depth of Field on DOUBLE VINYL including bonus tracks!

Edition 223 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.

Playlist:

Queensrÿche – I Don’t Believe In Love
Darktribe – Voici l’Homme
Psychotic Waltz – All The Bad Men
Thoughts Factory – Frozen Planet
Intronaut – Cubensis

That Was The Year That Prog: 2010
Myrath – Tempest Of Sorrows
Echoes – Rude Awakening
Seventh Wonder – Alley Cat
Triosphere – Human Condition
Shaolin Death Squad – Centipede

Epic at 11: Until Rain – Anthem to Creation

Redemption – Bleed Me Dry
Pagan’s Mind – God’s Equation

Album of the Week: Symphony X – V: The New Mythology Suite
Evolution (The Grand Design)
A Fool’s Paradise
Rediscovery, Pt. 2: The New Mythology

Circus Maximus – Namaste

Requests/comments to steve@progzilla.com

#progzillaradio #heavyelements