All posts for the month March, 2020


I prepare these editions of The Progressive Tracks Show well ahead of time, but I do believe I may have come up with a topical show just this once.  Check it out to see, while listening to some excellent music!


  • Zopp – “Zero” from Zopp on Bad Elephant Music (2020)
  • Churn Milk Joan – “He Was The First Person…” from I’m Nearly 60 Miles High on Independent (2019)
  • Loosense – “Capital I” from Saloon on Camaleao (2019)
  • Rantama – “Bird Nest” from Rantama on Eclipse Music (2020)
  • Cheer-Accident – “Death By Polyanna” from No Ifs, And Or Dogs on Cuneiform (2011)
  • Tiger Moth Tales – “The Boy Who Cried Wolf” from A Visit to Zoetermeer on White Knight Records (2020)
  • Zzebra – “Panic” from Zzebra/Panic on Angel Air Records (2010)
  • El Tubo Elastico – “Pandora” from En Directo on Independent (2020)
  • Horse Lords – “Fanfare For Effective Freedom” from The Common Task on Northern Spy Records  (2020)
  • Cheer-Accident – “This Is The New That” from No Ifs, And Or Dogs on Cuneiform (2011)
  • Rantama – “A Blink of Light” from Rantama on Eclipse Music (2020)
  • Churn Milk Joan – “Plexus & Pylori” from I Live In Your Stomach on Independent (2020)
  • Zopp – “Swedish Love” from Zopp on Bad Elephant Music (2020)
  • Zopp – “Before The Light” from Zopp on Bad Elephant Music (2020)

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Tales From The Tiger Moth

Edition 115

Broadcast 28th March 2020

Pendragon – 360 Degrees
Tom Slatter – Happy People
Steve Hughes – Downhilling
Steve Thorne – Monkey Business
Chimpan A – The World Through My Eyes
Karfagen – Spring (Birds Delight)
Kenneth Williams – Buy British
Texle – Modus Operandi
George Harrison – Out Of The Blue
Van Der Graaf Generator – A Plague Of Lighthouse Keepers
Anathema – Sunlight
Jethro Tull – Broadford Bazaar
The News Huddlines – Passion Killer Classics
John Holden – Dark Arts
Red Bazar – Liar
The Bardic Depths – The End
Chimpan A – Scream
Pendragon – Starfish And The Moon
John Beagley – Make It Stop
I’m Sorry I’ll Read That Again – Audible Road Signs
Jordan Rudess – What Four
Genesis – Abacab


Broadcast 29th March  2020


1.    The House on the Hill Audience
2.    Bound and Determined Marshall Tucker Band
3.    The Cure/Devil In Disguise Green Desert Tree
4.    Flying Dutchman Jethro Tull
5.    Lamplight Symphony Kansas
East Coast Rockers  
6.    For You Bruce Springsteen
7.    Walk on the Wild Side Lou Reed
8.    Kimberly Patti Smith
9.    Adam’s Apple Aerosmith
60’s 6-Pack  
10. Hush Deep Purple
11. Break On Through to the Other Side The Doors
12. 51st Anniversary Jimi Hendrix
13. Don’t Bring Me Down The Animals
14. Last Train to Clarksville The Monkees
15. Eight Miles High The Byrds
16. Diamonds Rare Bird
17. The Night The Carousel Burned Down Todd Rundgren
18. Lost in My Dream Spooky Tooth
19. Renegade Styx
20. And You and I Yes
21. Isn’t Life Strange Moody Blues
SIAS: Steve Miller’s “Circle of Love” side 2  
22. Macho City Steve Miller
23. Haunting Balance
24. C’est Le Bon Supertramp
25. Sun/C79 Cat Stevens
26. Crossroads/You Can’t Catch Me Stephen Stills
Here Come the Horns  
27. Understanding Cold Blood
28. Take It Slow (Out in the Country) Lighthouse
29. Don’t Change Horses (in the Middle of a Stream) Tower of Power
30. Wine Electric Flag
31. Hard Woman Mick Jagger
32. Roll em Easy Linda Ronstadt
33. Midnight Rider Allman Brothers
34. Seven Bridges Road Eagles
Jazz It Up!  
35. Phase Dancer Pat Metheny
36. Blues on the Corner Dance of the Universe Orch
37. Shootout at the Fantasy Factory Traffic
38. Stand Up Santana
Chillin’ Down with Hits from Early 70’s  
39. I’d Love To Change the World Ten Years After
40. Box of Rain Grateful Dead
41. Déjà vu Crosby Stills Nash & Young
42. Ride Out: Watchin’ the River Flow Steve Gadd



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Edition 203 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (423 in total), first broadcast 29 March 2020, is now also available to stream on demand or download. Two hours of superb melodic and symphonic progressive rock. Including the latest album review from The Progressive Aspect and a chance to win TWO superb progressive rock CD’s.

Here’s This Week’s Playlist

1 Lesoir – Mosaic (Mosaic)
2 Scarled – Factory (Single)
3 The Forty Days – John’s Pool (The Colour of Change)
4 The Quiet Life Project – For All We Know (Catastrophic Futures)
5 Red Sand – Dust & Hope (Crush the Seed)
6 Bad Dreams – Red Moon (Frozen Heart)
7 Magic Pie – P & C (Fragments of the 5th Element)
8 Outstation – Neptune 17 (The End of All Songs)
9 Ms Amy Birks – Unlike The Heart (All That I Am and All That I Was)
10 Rick Miller – Correct to the Core (Belief in the Machine)
11 Martin Turner & Geoff Downes – Lucky Man (A Tribute to Keith Emerson & Greg Lake)
12 The Tea Party – Time (Alhambra)
13 David Sancious – Ever the Same (True Stories)
14 Budgie – Parents (Never Turn Your Back on a Friend)

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Show No 131, “Tall Tales Vol 8”, from The Ancient One is now available as a podcast. This is one of the series of long track specials. Hear music from UK, Czech Republic, USA, Belarus and multi national.


1 Greenslade – Spirit Of The Dance (excerpt from The Recollection CD)
2 Ontofield – Sleeping With Fractals (Sleeping With Fractals 2013)
3 Manning – Ragged Curtains Pt 1-8 (Ragged Curtain 2002)
4 Different Light – Spectres and Permanent Apparitions (Binary Sun Pt 1 Operant Condition 2020)
5 Long Earth – Once Around The Sun Pt 1-4 (Once Around The Sun 2020)
6 Aaron Clift Experiment – The Castaway Suite Pt 1-4 (Lonely Hills 2012)
7 The Worm Ourobouros – Cycles (Endless Way From You 2019)
8 The Cosmic Remedy – Childhood Suite Pt 1-3 (The Cosmic Remedy 2013)
9 Moon Halo – Seize The Day (Chroma 2019)
10 Greenslade Joie De Vivre (excerpt from The Recollection CD)

Northern Star 26th March 2020.

Escape Room!

Theme Pallas – Northern Star

  • Pink Floyd – Run Like Hell
  • Simon Collins – Ocean deep Inside
  • Quantum Jump – Starbright park
  • Krankschaft –The World is Flat
  • Le Orme – Cemento Armato
  • Porcupine Tree – Last Chance to Evacuate Planet earth
  • Comedy Of Errors – A moment’s peace
  • John Beagley – Make It stop
  • IQ – It all stop here
  • King Crimson – Starless
  • A formal Horse – Made In Chelsea (apocalypse 15/8)
  • Blackfield – End of the world
  • Hashshashin – The Ascetic
  • Discipline – When the walls came down
  • Frost – Wonderland
  • Abel ganz – end of rain
  • Dalis car – Judgement in the mirror
  • Carmen – Looking outside
  • The Pineapple Thief – Shed a light
  • Neutrino Pulse – Giants Causeway
  • We Lost the sea – Forgotten people
  • Roy Harper – Work of heart

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In this edition we heard the following music:

  • Rick Wakeman – Lancelot And The Black Knight
  • Afenginn – The Impact
  • Fish – Weltschmerz
  • IT – The Working Man
  • Steve Howe – Pennants
  • Kavus Torabi – Silent The Rotor
  • Moth Vellum – Let The Race Begin
  • Principal Edwards Magic Theatre – Mcalpine Versus The Asmoto
  • Peter Gabriel – Signal To Noise
  • Keith Emerson – Fanfare For The Common Man
  • Enochian Theory – This Aching Isolation
  • Queensryche – Spreading The Disease
  • Kevin Gilbert – All Fall Down
  • Mythic Sunship – Olympia
  • Renaldo & The Loaf – Optimism
  • King Crimson – Easy Money
  • Oblivion Sun – Noodlepoint
  • Manu Dibango – Biko
  • Toehider – He’s There… And Then He Does THAT
  • Rymden – Reflections
  • Chimpan A – The World Through My Eyes
  • Zopp – Zero
  • Steven Wilson – Personal Shopper
  • Vita Voom – Infinity Curtains

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Caligula’s Horse – The Tempest
Tomorrow’s Eve – Imago
Green Carnation – Leaves of Yesteryear
Shattered Skies – Born of Solder
Conception – Waywardly Broken

That Was The Year That Prog: 2005
Kamelot – March of Mephisto
Spheric Universe Experience – Burning Box Gala
Pagan’s Mind – New World Order
Beyond Twilight – Ectasy Arise
Dream Theater – Never Enough

Epic at 11: Odd Logic – Boundary Division

Nevermore – Sentient 6
Warrel Dane – When We Pray

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Mother Man
An Incarnation’s Dream
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Borealis – Midnight City

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  • Steven Wilson – Home Invasion/Regret #9
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