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THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #452 (“What Comes To Mind”)

It’s one of those shows that just comes together as it comes together because of the music… in spectacular fashion.

Warning:  It’s best you don’t think about what Mike must have been thinking about while concocting this one.

PLAYLIST:
  • Jomo Tuun – “Barghurst” from One Tuun on Drongo Records (2021)  [01:30]
  • Moon X – “ZAP!” from ZAP! on New House Music (2022)  [09:30]
  • Moon X – “Trouble in Ranagar” from ZAP! on New House Music (2022)  [13:11]
  • Jack Harlon & The Dead Crows – “Dream Sequence 2” from The Magnetic Ridge on Forbidden Place Records (2021)  [20:53]
  • Jack Harlon & The Dead Crows – “The Painter In The Woods” from The Magnetic Ridge on Forbidden Place Records (2021)  [21:27]
  • Vespero – “Dialectics Impro (live)” from Winter Liventure EP on Vespero (2021)  [26:47]
  • Don Bolo – “Inclusión” from BAHAMUT on Blowjob Records (2022)  [35:58]
  • Don Bolo – “SIKA” from BAHAMUT on Blowjob Records (2022)  [36:44]
  • Moon X – “March Of The Moon Shadows” from ZAP! on New House Music (2022)  [41:13]
  • Viriditas – “Ecotage” from Green Mars on Darkplace Records (2021)  [48:18]
  • Marco Mattei – “Void” from Out Of Control on Third Star Records (2021) [01:00:35]
  • Moon X – “Interview With A Hooman” from ZAP! on New House Music (2022)  [01:07:07]
  • Moon X – “Yggdrasil” from ZAP! on New House Music (2022)  [01:08:15]
  • Closure In Moscow – “We Want Guarantees Not Hunger Pains” from The Penance And The Patience on (2008/2021)  [01:13:00]
  • Don Bolo – “Solo Se Odia Lo Querido” from BAHAMUT on Blowjob Records (2022)  [01:16:57]
  • The Muffins – “Amelia Earhart” from Manna / Mirage on Cuneiform Records (1978)  [01:23:24]
  • Patrick Moraz – “Like A Child In Disguise” from The Story of I on Esoteric Recordings (1976)  [01:40:00]
  • Patrick Moraz – “Rise And Fall” from The Story of I on Esoteric Recordings (1976)  [01:44:05]
  • Patrick Moraz – “Symphony In The Space” from The Story of I on Esoteric Recordings (1976)  [01:49:41]
  • Jack Harlon & The Dead Crows – “Black Road” from The Magnetic Ridge on Forbidden Place Records (2021)  [01:53:18]

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THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #449 (“Best of Prog – 2021”)

This week Mike celebrates a “baker’s dozen” of what he considers the best progressive music of 2021.

All he said is that his list is not like the others…

PLAYLIST:
  • Kairon;IRSE! – “An Bat None” from Polysomn on Svart Records (2020)  ***The One That Got Away Award***
  • Gájanas – “Geažehis áhpi” from Čihkkojuvvon on Bafe’s Factory (2021)
  • Poly-Math – “The Cadaver Tomb, Pt.2” from The Cadaver Tomb Pt.2 on Independent (2021)
  • Poly-Math – “Doublethink” from The Cadaver Tomb Pt.2 on Independent (2021)
  • smalltape – “Asylum” from The Hungry Heart on recordJet (2021)
  • smalltape – “Burning House” from The Hungry Heart on recordJet (2021)
  • Alco Frisbass – “Sélénite” from Le Mystère du Gué Pucelle on Independent (2021)
  • The Osiris Club – “Count Magnus” from The Green Chapel on Bad Elephant Music (2021)
  • Accordo dei Contrari – “Secolo Breve” from UR- on Cuneiform Records (2021)
  • Kanaan – “Mudbound” from Earthbound on Jansen Records (2021)
  • Krokofant – “Watcher of the Fries” from Fifth (with Ståle Storløkken & Ingebrigt Håker Flaten) on Rune Grammofon (2021)
  • Red Kite – “Red Kite Flight” from Apophenian Bliss on RareNoise Records (2021)
  • Vespero – “Soños no meu pelo” from Sonĝo on Tonzonen Records (2021)
  • Elephant9 – “Chasing The Hidden” from Arrival Of The New Elders on Rune Grammofon (2021)
  • Shamblemaths – “D.S.C.H. (9th String Quartet in Cm, Op. 100, mvts 1 & 2” from Shamblemaths 2 on Apollon Records (2021)  ***BEST ALBUM OF 2021***
  • Shamblemaths – “This River” from Shamblemaths 2 on Apollon Records (2021)  ***BEST ALBUM OF 2021***

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THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #444 (“Quaternity”)

Numerical Consistence Achieved!

Musical Consistence?

Ha!  Are you kidding me?!

PLAYLIST:
  • London Underground – “What I Say” from Four on Musea (2018)
  • Alan Gowan/Phil Miller/Richard Sinclair/Trevor Tomkins – “Fourfold” from Before A Word Is Said on Floating World (1982)
  • GruGrü – “5et pour 4et” from GruGrü on Independent (20120
  • Alan Davey – “Spiritual Modulator (1986 Version)” from Four-Track Mind on Purple Pyramid Records (2020)
  • Andromeda Space Ritual – “Fourth Journey” from Satellite on Galactic SmokeHouse (2020)
  • Led Zeppelin – “Four Sticks” from Untitled (IV) on Atlantic Records (1971)
  • Four Vicious Walls – “Xelbot” from Secrets of Shambhala.  The Beginning. On Independent (2014)
  • Sky Cries Mary – “Four AM” from Space Between The Drops on Trail Records (2009)
  • Patrick Broguiere – “Quatour Des Trente Cierge” from Mont Saint-Michel on Mellow Records (1998)
  • Cthulhu Rise – “Opus 44” from Last on Independent (2020)
  • Spaceking – “44” from The Piper at the Gates of Stone on [addicted label] (2016)
  • Vespero – “Urthona from The Four Zoas on Tonzonen Records (2020)
  • Hamster Theatre – “The Quasi Day Room Ceremonial Quadrille” from The Public Execution of Mr. Personality on Cuneiform Records (2006)
  • SEIMS – “The Pursuit of Intermediate Happiness” from FOUR on Art As Catharsis Records (2021)
  • Glass – “Ultraverse Quadradextrous “ from Emergence on Musea (2018)
  • Time Columns – “Tetralemma” from Mana on Oxide Tones (2012)
  • King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – “The Fourth Colour” from Polygondwanaland on Independent (2017)
  • Bad Luck – “Four” from Four on Origin Records (2018)
  • Armonite – “Connect Four” from The Sun is New Each Day on Independent (2015)

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THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #440 (“The Prog Pipeline”)

It seems everything is backlogged these days, and this show is no different.

But having a backlog of new music in the pipeline to play for you… is a ‘problem’ I can handle.

PLAYLIST:
  • Possum – “Clarified Budder” from Lunar Gardens on Idée Fixe Records (2021)
  • Harpo Jarvi – “Hellgrammit” from Abuelo Blanc on Starhenge Records (2021)
  • Kanaan – “Pink Riff” from Earthbound on Jansen Records (2021)
  • Muun Bato – “Overture/Golden Lyre” from Paraphonic Vapors on Little Cloud Records (2021)
  • In Solastalgia, Either Way. – “Opia” from Morii on Independent (2021)
  • Dust Mountain – “Apollo” from Hymns For Wilderness on Svart Records (2021)
  • Vespero – “Stymphalian Birds” from Sonĝo on Tonzonen Records (2021)
  • Built For The Future – “Wasteland” from Wasteland – Single on Independent (2021)
  • Aphrayth – “Horrhyr” from Aphrayth on 23 Stab Wounds Records (2021)
  • Muun Bato – “Smoke Vision” from Paraphonic Vapors on Little Cloud Records (2021)
  • Dust Mountain – “Margaret” from Hymns For Wilderness on Svart Records (2021)
  • Possum – “Guest Of The Moon” from Lunar Gardens on Idée Fixe Records (2021)
  • Les Projectionnistes – “Transport” from Camera obscura on Les Projectionnistes (2021)
  • Harpo Jarvi – “Good Night, Margaret” from Abuelo Blanc on Starhenge Records (2021)
  • Aphrayth – “Dechyve” from Aphrayth on 23 Stab Wounds Records (2021)
  • Les Projectionnistes – “Pile ou face” from Camera obscura on Les Projectionnistes (2021)
  • Vespero – “Song Of Opaque” from Sonĝo on Tonzonen Records (2021)
  • electric orange – “Phenomenon” from Psi-Hybrid on electric orange (2021)

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THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #433 (“A Quick Recovery”)

Nothing knocks a DJ off balance quicker than a hard drive crash.
But when a DJ has TWO crashes within two months… well he has to work really hard to not miss a show.
With a lot of work, a little luck, and the help of some great artists’ music I made a quick recovery just in time.
PLAYLIST:
  • Emerson Lake & Palmer – “A Time And A Place” from Tarkus on Razor & Tie (1971)
  • Light – “Let Go” from The Miracle of Life on Independent (2020)
  • Flutatious – “Through Space And Time” from Through Space And Time on Magick Eye Records Ltd. (2021)
  • The Mommyheads – “Out Of The Cave” from Age of Isolation on Mommyheads Music (2021)
  • Astasis – “Kings” from Astasis on Independent (2021)
  • Emerson Lake & Palmer – “Bitches Crystal” from Tarkus on Razor & Tie (1971)
  • Khirki – “Deadpan” from Κτηνωδία (Brutality) on Khirki (2021)
  • Emerson Lake & Palmer – “Tarkus” from Tarkus on Razor & Tie (1971)
  • Vespero – “Lebedivo” from Sonĝo on Tonzonen Records (2021)
  • Adam Stone/Dead Sea Apes/Black Tempest – “Unconscious” from Skull Pilot EP on Misophonia Records (2021)
  • Khirki – “Medea” from Κτηνωδία (Brutality) on Khirki (2021)
  • Kanaan – “Bourdon” from Earthbound on Jansen Records (2021)
  • Deaf Proof – “The Awakening” from Brain Utopia on Olde Magick Records (2021)
  • Psychedelic Source Records Artists – “Return Of The Supersilent Man” from Sci-Fi Safari on Psychedelic Source Records (2021)

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THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #397 (ProgTracks’ Best of 2020)

2020 is basically history!

That’s the FIRST good news.

Another bit of good news is that, despite all the bad in 2020… the circumstances seemed to be a boon to music artists’ creativity.

There was a TON of great music made in 2020… and we’re going to explore some of that this week!

PLAYLIST:
  • Flairck – “The Stoned Wedding” from Back Alive! On Home Records (2020)
  • Ángel Ontalva & Vespero – Sea Orm from Live at the Astrakhan State Theatre of Opera and Ballet on octoberXart records (2020)
  • Le Grand Sbam – “Li (le feu)” from Furvent on dur et doux (2020)
  • Dai Kaht – “Wehr Mahrü” from Dai Kaht II on Soleil Zeuhl (2020)
  • SBONK – “Debula” from LAMIZUK on iMD-Experimental Rock (2020)
  • yllwshrk – “Arsenik” from I AM ALADDIN on EOA Recordings (2020)
  • Kanaan – “Seemingly Changeless Stars” from Odense Sessions on El Paraiso Records (2020)
  • Markus Reuter (featuring Fabio Trentini and Asaf Sirkis) – “Bogeyman” from Truce on MoonJune Records (2020)
  • Sonar with David Torn – “Cloud Chamber” from Tranceportation, Vol. 2 on RareNoise Records (2020)
  • Neptunian Maximalism – “To The Earth: NGANGA – Grand Guérisseur Magique de l’ère Probocène “ from Éons on I, Voidhanger Records (2020)  NOTE:  ALBUM OF THE YEAR

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Progressive Tracks Show #372 (The Prog Continues…)

This week we’ll explore some (mostly) new music with which you may not be familiar.

Discovery:  It’s what we do here at The Progressive Tracks Show!

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

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Progressive Tracks Show #369 (Music I’ve Been Thinking About)

This week there’s no theme.  I’m just playing some music that I’ve been thinking about.

Sometimes it’s good to take a break from trying to create… and just concentrate on the music.

  • Dreamwind – “The Ghost Planet” from Dreamwind on Independent (2020)
  • Melange &  Jacco Gardner – “Ashokh” from Ashokh – Single on Independent (2020)
  • Beyond-O-Matic – “Plague of Bliss” from Time To Get Up on Trail Records (2010)
  • Psychyogi – “Master Plan” from Dangerous Devices on Independent (2020)
  • Professor Tip Top – “Data Mining” from Hybrid Hymns on Apollon Records (2019)
  • Onségen Ensemble – “Awalaï” from Awalaï on Pink Tank Records (2016)
  • Smokemaster – “Astral Traveller” from Smokemaster on Tonzonen (2020)
  • Spiralmaze – “The Longest Day (part II)  “ on Back to the Center on Independent (2014)
  • Paper Cat – “The Spider Song” from Buttered Noodles on Independent (2020)
  • Professor Tip Top – “Erebus” from Tomorrow is Delayed on Apollon Records (2020)
  • Vespero – “The Emanation of the Giant Albion” from The Four Zoas on (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

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THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #362 (The Psych Jam Keller)

Sometimes it’s good to stop… back up… and take time to decompress from all the madness. This week’s show is curated to allow you lose yourself in some great jams. Y’know, get your head straight.

And… it’s all new music!

PLAYLIST:

  • Vespero – “Tharmas” from The Four Zoas on Tonzonen Records (2020)
  • Kanaan – “Oresund” from Double Sun on El Paraiso Records (2020)
  • Satorinaut – “Hyperyaya” from Slow Psychedelic Speedrock on Aumega Project  (2020)
  • Oresund Space Collective – “Lost Milesage” from Experiments in the Subconscious on Space Rock Productions  (2020)
  • Elder – “Halcyon” from Omens on Armageddon Label  (2020)
  • Kanaan – “Of Raging Billows Breaking On The Sound” from The Odense Sessions on El Paraiso Records (2020)
  • Satorinaut – “Valley Path To The Source” from Slow Psychedelic Speedrock on Aumega Project  (2020)
  • Kanaan – “Double Sun, Pts. 1 & 2” from Double Sun on El Paraiso Records (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

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The Progressive Tracks Show #352 (All Sub-Genres Welcome Here)

Progressive Rock is broad and immersive. This show is no different.

Tune in… relax… enjoy!

PLAYLIST:

  • The Legendary Flower Punk – “Wabi Wu” from Wabi Wu on Independent (2020)
  • Moron Police – “Captain Awkward” from A Boat On The Sea on Mighty Jam Music Group (2019)
  • Angel Ontalva & Vespero – “Uwasa No Onna” from Sada on OctoberXart (2020)
  • Psychotic Waltz – “Devils and Angels” from The God-Shaped Void on InsideOutMusic (2020)
  • Pure Reason Revolution – “Silent Genesis” from Eupnea on InsideOutMusic (2020)
  • Sunwatchers – “Sunwatchers vs. Toot Decay” from Oh Yeah?  on Independent (2020)
  • Metronhomme – “Acrobazie” from 4 on Independent (2019)
  • Spaceslug – “Beneath The Haze” from Reign of the Orion on BSFD Records (2019)
  • Upsilon Acrux – “Random Denouncement” from The Last Pirates Of Upsilon on Cuneiform Records (1999)
  • Angel Ontalva & Vespero – “Futari Kiri” from Sada on OctoberXart (2020)
  • Mirkwood Spiders – “Psychonaut” from Heroes In Chaos on Independent (2019)

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

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