PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #550 (“Best Of Prog – 2023”)

January 9, 2024

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #550 (“Best of Prog – 2023”) Mike presents his picks for the best music of 2023. As always, Mike’s picks are not your picks… or anybody else’s pick for that matter. Tune in for a unique aural adventure, because Mike knows what he likes (in his Best of List)… and it’s […]

PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #540 (“Halloween 2023”)

October 30, 2023

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #540 (“Halloween 2023”) ​Mike curates a scary, creepy, cringy, life-altering, disgustingly-appropriate aural feast for this season… without interruption. Get right in it and roll around a bit… PLAYLIST: Mom’s New Hobby – “In A Haunted Garden” from Ostara Noir on Forbidden Place Records (2022) [1:36] ATHAK – “Rhune VII – Ma Croix” from ATHAK […]

PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #533 (“A Lot Has Changed”)

September 12, 2023

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #533 (“A Lot Has Changed”) In the 22 years since 9-11 the world has changed immensely, including the music. This week Mike plays post 9-11 music and muses a bit about all those changes. PLAYLIST: Omar Rodríguez-López Quintet – “Melting Chariots” from The Apocaplypse Inside Of An Orange on Infrasonic Sound […]

PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #519 (“Demise of the DJ?”)

May 30, 2023

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #519 (“Demise of the DJ?”) AI… Artificial Intelligence.  Will it replace the human DJ’s like Mike? Let’s do an experiment this week, shall we? PLAYLIST: Thinking Plague – “This Weird Wind” from In Extremis on Cuneiform (1998) [03:01] Kayo Dot – “The Something Opal” from Blasphemy on Prophecy Productions (2019) [11:09] […]

PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #468 (“It’s Genius, I Tell Ya…”)

May 24, 2022

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #468 (“It’s Genius, I Tell Ya…”) Mike’s in one of his moods again… so this week’s music will have a certain ‘flair’. Mike says it’s “genius” (of course, Mike says a lot of things… but this time he’s correct). PLAYLIST: MOVING GELATINE PLATES – “Moving Theme” from The World of Genius […]

PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #412 (ProgTracks 8th Anniversary)

April 20, 2021

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #412 (“ProgTracks 8th Anniversary”) It’s the 8th Anniversary of the show! No big deal. 412 shows… still not been sacked.    ;o) PLAYLIST: Julie Slick – “No I in Love You” from No I in Love You – Single on Independent (2021) Andy Edwards – “The Anxiety Daemon” from Daemon on […]

PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #382 (The Anomalous Autumn)

September 22, 2020

Progressive Tracks Show #382 (The Anomalous Autumn) It seems like Summer came and went without even a notice…as the historic events of 2020 rolled inexorably on. Now we find ourselves at the Autumnal Equinox…traditionally a time of balance, protection, comfort, and letting go.  But what’s our future?  I’ll pose that it’s Precarious… and Uncertain. I, […]

PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #371 (The 2020 Experience)

July 7, 2020

Progressive Tracks Show #371 (The 2020 Experience) Well, these are certainly strange times… Some of us are getting out a bit more now, but who knows what the next few months may bring us? All that we’re experiencing this year… MAY be what this show is about. The Grand Astoria – “Welcome to the Club” […]

PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #345 (Best of Prog – 2019)

December 31, 2019

The Progressive Tracks Show #345 (Best of Prog – 2019) This week we’ll explore some of the very best progressive rock of the year. C’mon, do I really have to tell you it’s gonna be exceptional? PLAYLIST: Unit Wail – “égarés” from égarés on Soleil Mutant (2019) Bent Knee – “Hold Me In” from You […]

PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #308 (6th Anniversary Show)

April 16, 2019

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #308       (6th Anniversary Show) – 6 years is a long time to do something. – 6 years is a long time to do something that takes time. Every. Day. – 6 years is a long time to struggle to build a faithful listener base. – But… 6 years is […]