The Prog Mill

Edition 283 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (503 in total), first broadcast 17 October 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download as a mp3 file. Another two hours of wonderful melodic and symphonic progressive rock. Plus this week.. Richard Swan of The Progressive Aspect reviews the latest album by Norwegian artist Caligonaut, and you can test your knowledge of the world of prog, old and new, in our fun, quick fire quiz as we ask “How Proggy Are You?!”

This Week’s Playlist

1 Lee Abraham – Falling Apart (Only Human)
2 Drifting Sun – New Dawn (Forsaken Innocence)
3 Gandalf’s Fist – Solar Huntress (Decennium)
4 Pax Romana – Deeply Connected (Trace of Light)
5 Unicorn – Visage (A Collection of Worlds – Resurrection)
6 Fish on Friday – Black Rain (Black Rain)
7 Justin Hayward – The Way of the World (The View from the Hill)
8 Caligonaut – Emperor (Magnified as Giants)
9 Octarine Sky – Rosewind (Close to Nearby)
10 Claudio Delgift – By a Thread (Moment of Truth)
11 Alvin Lee – The Bluest Blues (Nineteen Ninety Four)
12 Geof Whitely Project – House of My Promise (The Valley of Forboding)
13 Yes – Looking Around (Yes)
14 Barclay James Harvest – Delph Town Man (Baby James Harvest)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast

Repeated Wednesdays 5am – 7am UK (0400 UTC) – for The Americas/Far East/Australasia (Tuesdays 9pm Pacific US/Midnight Eastern US) and Saturdays 6pm – 8pm UK (1700 UTC/1900 Europe, 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern).

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

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

Edition 282 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (502 in total), first broadcast 17 October 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download. Two hours of superb melodic and symphonic progressive rock. Plus this week Leo from The Progressive Aspect reviews the new Cyan album ‘For King and Country’, and you can test your knowledge of the wonderful world of prog in our fun, quick fire quiz as we ask “How Proggy are YOU?!’

This Week’s Playlist

1 Professor Tip Top – Lanes of Time (Lanes of Time)
2 I Am The Manic Whale – Zephyr (Christmas Selection Box)
3 Hannah Moule and the Moulettes – Lady Vengeance (Constellations/Journey Through the Moulteverse)
4 Lepiarczyk – True Story (40)
5 ATME – The River (Mantrakora)
6 Rachel Flowers – The Darkness (Bigger on the Inside)
7 IO Earth – Streets (Acoustic Vol. 1)
8 Red Sand – The Sound of the Seventh Bell Part 1 (The Sound of the Seventh Bell)
9 Cyan – The Sorceror (For King and Country)
10 Neverness – The Letter (The Measure of Time)
11 Nick Magnus – The Market at Mirepoix (Catharsis)
12 Tony Patterson – The Magdalene Fields (Equations of Meaning)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast

Repeated Wednesdays 5am – 7am UK (0400 UTC) – for The Americas/Far East/Australasia (Tuesdays 9pm Pacific US/Midnight Eastern US) and Saturdays 6pm – 8pm UK (1700 UTC/1900 Europe, 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern).

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

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

Edition 281 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (501 in total), first broadcast 3 October 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download. Two hours of superb melodic & symphonic progressive rock. Plus this week, our fun quick fire proggy quiz and a review of Reflection Club’s ‘Still Thick as a Brick’ album by Bob Mulvey of The Progressive Aspect.

This Week’s Playlist

1 Cyan – Snowbound (For King and Country)
2 The Watch – The Fisherman (The Art of Bleeding)
3 Fractal Mirror – Shadow Man (Beyond Borders)
4 Fjieri – Endless (Endless)
5 Alcantara – The Visit (Single)
6 Finally George – Old Friend (Icy Skies)
7 Phil Lanzon – Look at the Time (48 Seconds)
8 Reflection Club – Foray of the Sharks (Still Thick as a Brick)
9 Drifting Sun – Forsaken Innocence Pt 1 (Forsaken Innocence)
10 Amanda Kim Sanderson – King of Kings (Spirits of the Witchwood)
11 Jon & Vangelis – Italian Song (Private Collection)
12 U.C. – Magnanimity (Time Distortion)
13 Caravan – If I Was to Fly (Its None of Your Business)
14 Joni Mitchell – Amelia (Hejira)
15 Steve Hackett – Natalia (Surrender of Silence)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast

Repeated Wednesdays 5am – 7am UK (0400 UTC) – for The Americas/Far East/Australasia (Tuesdays 9pm Pacific US/Midnight Eastern US) and Saturdays 6pm – 8pm UK (1700 UTC/1900 Europe, 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern).

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

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

A PROG MILL special – featuring two hours of classic 70’s progressive rock epic tracks, selected by our regular contributor NIGEL CLIFF in Sunny Stourbridge. This show was first broadcast on Progzilla Radio 26 September 2021.

Here’s the playlist

1 Yes – Heart of the Sunrise (Fragile)
2 Neu! Hallogallo (Neu!)
3 Genesis – The Musical Box (Nursery Cryme)
4 Man – C’mon (Be Good to Yourself at Least Once a Day)
5 Supertramp – Fool’s Overture (Even in the Quietest Moments)
6 The Nice – Hang on to a Dream (Elegy)
7 Renaissance – A Song for All Seasons (A Song for All Seasons)
8 Yes – America (Atlantic Records Compilation)
9 Focus – Anonymus Two (Focus III)

(By the way – this was also the 18th Prog Mill Long Ones Special for Progzilla, and also happens to be the 500th edition of The Prog Mill in total!)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast

Repeated Wednesdays 5am – 7am UK (0400 UTC) – for The Americas/Far East/Australasia (Tuesdays 9pm Pacific US/Midnight Eastern US) and Saturdays 6pm – 8pm UK (1700 UTC/1900 Europe, 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern).

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

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: Back to normal so get your proggy music suggestions rolling in!

The podcast for The Prog Mill edition 278 (498 in total), first broadcast 12 September 2021, is nuq availabkw to listen to anytime or download. Two hours of superb melodic and symphonic progressive rock.

Here’s the playlist

1 Genesis – Squonk (A Trick of the Tail)
2 Pre – Ascetic Eros (Ascetic Eros)
3 Mostly Autumn – Swallows (Graveyard Star 2 CD edition)
4 Now – Converging Universe – 2
nd Movement – The Light of Reason
(Spheres)
5 Lifesigns – Fortitude (Altitude)
6 Hats Off Gentlemen Its Adequate – Nostalgia for Infinity (Nostalgia for
Infinity)
7 The Emerald Dawn – Moonlight (Nocturne)
8 IT – Revolution (Nocturne)
9 The Gift – The Willows (Land of Shadows)
10 Abel Ganz – One Small Soul (The Life of the Honeybee and Other
Moments of Clarity)
11 David Minasian – Room With Dark Corners (Single)
12 The Nice – Country Pie (Five Bridges)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week
(www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and
platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast
Repeated Wednesdays 5am – 7am UK (0400 UTC) – for The Americas/Far
East/Australasia (Tuesdays 9pm Pacific US/Midnight Eastern US) and
Saturdays 6pm – 8pm UK (1700 UTC/1900 Europe, 10am Pacific/1pm
Eastern).

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a
mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and
at progzilla.com/podcasts

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

The podcast for last Sundays PROG MILL LONG ONES SPECIAL is now available to listen to anytime you like. Just six epic tracks in 2 very proggy hours.

Playlist

1 Lee Abraham – Counting Down (Only Human)
2 Fragile – Sent Through The Morning (Beyond)
3 Tillison Reingold Tiranti – Mai Tornare (Allium – Una Storia)
4 Esthesis – Downstream (The Awakening)
5 Kite Parade – Stranded (Single)
6 Evership – Yet To Come – It Might Be (The Uncrowned King Act 1)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week
(www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and
platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)
Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast
Repeated Wednesdays 5am – 7am UK (0400 UTC) – for The Americas/Far
East/Australasia (Tuesdays 9pm Pacific US/Midnight Eastern US) and
Saturdays 6pm – 8pm UK (1700 UTC/1900 Europe, 10am Pacific/1pm
Eastern).

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a
mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and
at progzilla.com/podcasts

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: Join us for some epic proggy tracks from the 70’s in a NIGEL’S PROGGY VAULTS LONG ONES SPECIAL

Edition 277 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (497 in total), first broadcast 5 September 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download.

Two hours of superb melodic and symphonic progressive rock, old and new. Plus this weeks album review from The Progressive Aspect in which Leo takes a listen to the latest Cosmograf album. Our fun, quick fire proggy quiz and the draw for the winners of last week’s Nova Cascade competition.

This Week’s Playlist

1 Believe – The Warmest Sun in Winter (The Warmest Sun in Winter)
2 The Ryszard Kramarski Project – Animal Farm (Books That End in Tears)
3 Clive Nolan – Dragon Fire (Song of the Wildlands)
4 Mostly Autumn – Graveyard Star (Graveyard Star)
5 Wojciech Ciuraj – Dom stoi tam gdzie stal (Kwiaty na Haldzie)
6 Kaos Moon – Say To Me (The Circle of Madness)
7 Andres Guazzelli – December/A Warm Embrace (Awakening)
8 Red Sand – Breathing (The Sound of the Seventh Bell)
9 Cosmograf – Time Will Flow (Rattrapante)
10 Lunatic Soul – Summoning Dance (Through Shaded Woods)
11 Shape of the Rain – The Very First Clown (Riley, Riley, Wood & Waggett 3 CD Deluxe edition)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast

Repeated Wednesdays 5am – 7am UK (0400 UTC) – for The Americas/Far East/Australasia (Tuesdays 9pm Pacific US/Midnight Eastern US) and Saturdays 6pm – 8pm UK (1700 UTC/1900 Europe, 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern).

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

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

Edition 276 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (496 in total), first broadcast 29 August 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download as a mp3 file.

Another two hours of fantastic melodic & symphonic progressive rock. Plus this week, a competition to win the new Nova Cascade album on CD or download, and Leo from The Progressive Aspect reviews the new album by Kyros.

This Week’s Playlist

1 Smalltape – The Golden Siren (The Hungry Heart)
2 Jonas Lindberg & The Other Side – Oceans of Time (Miles From Nowhere)
3 Nova Cascade – Back From The Brink (Back From The Brink)
4 Porcelain Moon – Parts (…As It Were, Here and There)
5 Avocado Moon Experiment – The Star Rover (Darrell’s Journal 2116)
6 Kyros – Behind The Lines (Recover)
7 Drifting Sun – King of the Country (Forsaken Innocence)
8 Lee Abraham – Days Gone By (Only Human)
9 Atlantropa Project – New Sky (Atlantropa Project)
10 Arabs in Aspic – Dyrevise (Jubaleumsplate)
11 California Guitar Trio – Heart of the Sunrise (CG3+2)
12 Nirvana (UK) – I Need Your Love Tonight (Songs of Love and Praise)
13 Anyone – The Disappearing Anything (In Humanity)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast

Repeated Wednesdays 5am – 7am UK (0400 UTC) – for The Americas/Far East/Australasia (Tuesdays 9pm Pacific US/Midnight Eastern US) and Saturdays 6pm – 8pm UK (1700 UTC/1900 Europe, 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern).

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

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

Edition 275 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (495 in total), first broadcast 22 August 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download.

Another 2 hours of superb melodic & symphonic progressive rock, including our fun proggy quiz and this week’s album review from The Progressive Aspect.

This Week’s Playlist

1 Ambigram – Patchwork (Ambigram)
2 Fufluns – Canto dei Bambini Senza Voce (Refuses)
3 Raven Sad – Absolution Trial (The Leaf and the Wing)
4 Looking Glass Lantern – The Cook’s Day Out (Single)
5 How Far to Hitchin – Common Rise (Screams & Whispers)
6 Nick Magnus – Children of Another God (Children of Another God)
7 Professor Tip Top – An Akward Choice (Hybrid Hymns)
8 Try – B.Baggins (Just a Try)
9 Omega – After a Hard Year (Red)
10 Jump – Breaking Point (Breaking Point)
11 Pink Floyd – Comfortably Numb (Live at Knebworth 1990) [2021 edit]
12 The Dear Hunter – The Moon/Awake (Act V – Hymns with the Devil in Confessional)
13 Steve Hackett – Fox’s Tango (Surrender of Silence)
14 Steve Howe – Touchstone (Homebrew 7)
15 Big Big Train – Dandelion Clock (Common Ground)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast

Repeated Wednesdays 5am – 7am UK (0400 UTC) – for The Americas/Far East/Australasia (Tuesdays 9pm Pacific US/Midnight Eastern US) and Saturdays 6pm – 8pm UK (1700 UTC/1900 Europe, 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern).

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

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

Edition 274 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (494 in total), first broadcast 15 August 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download as a mp3 file.

Two hours of superb melodic and symphonic progressive rock. You can also test your knowledge of the world of prog old and new in our fun quick fire quiz, and this weeks album review from The Progressive Aspect sees Leo Trimming taking a look back at 2019’s Abandoned by Canadian proggers Huis.

This Week’s Playlist

1 A Secret River – Celestial Fields (Single)
2 Dworniak Bone Lapsa – Funny Farm (Fingers Pointing at the Moon)
3 Sanguine Hum – Speak to Us (Now We Have Power)
4 Padre – From Faraway Island (From Faraway Island)
5 The Paradox Twin – Wake Vortex (Silence From Signals)
6 Freedom to Glide – The Space Between The Lines (Seed)
7 Huis – Chasing Morning Glory (Abandoned)
8 Fragile – The Golden Ring of Time (Beyond)
9 Black Bonzo – Fantasyworld (Lady of the Light)
10 Blood Ceremony – Witchwood (The Eldritch Dark)
11 Journey – Topaz (Journey)
12 The Soft Machine – Hibou, Anemone and Bear (Volume Two)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast

Repeated Wednesdays 5am – 7am UK (0400 UTC) – for The Americas/Far East/Australasia (Tuesdays 9pm Pacific US/Midnight Eastern US) and Saturdays 6pm – 8pm UK (1700 UTC/1900 Europe, 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern).

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

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