Sep 012018
 
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In this episode of The European Perspective:

  • Simon Thompson‘s top ten since 2000 for TEP250
  • The winner of last episode’s prize draw is announced
  • A preview of next weekend’s Resonate festival – 8th September at the O2 Academy, Islington – featuring Lifesigns, Son of Man, Verbal Delirium, The Gift, Comedy of Errors and Jumptickets
  • Progradar’s Picks featuring Kingcrow, Riverside, Big Big Train and from the archives, Kansas
  • New release roundup, including a sequence from Infernal, the fantastic new album from Phideaux

The Neal Morse Band – The Call (10:16) from The Grand Experiment, 2015
Duke 72 – Rust and Stars (06:19) from The Mid Shires Herald, 2019
Gryphon – Hampton Caught (05:16) from Reinvention, 2018
Jack O’ The Clock – Miracle Car Wash, 1978 (13:41) from Repetitions of the Old City – II, 2018
Damanek – Ragusa (05:18) from In Flight, 2018
Martin Barre – Roads Less Travelled (04:28) from Roads Less Travelled, 2018
Galasphere 347 – The Voice of Beauty Drowned (10:43) from Galasphere 347, 2018
Phideaux – Cast Out And Cold/The Error Lives On/Crumble/Inquisitor (22:06) from Infernal, 2018

The European Perspective 250 – Simon Thompson
Lazuli – Je te laisee ce monde (05:35) from [4603 Battements], 2011
Comedy Of Errors – Carousel (09:58) from Disobey, 2011
Tin Spirits – …And Go (08:35) from Wired to Earth, 2011
Pure Reason Revolution – The Bright Ambassadors of Morning (11:56) from The Dark Third, 2006
Public Service Broadcasting – Night Mail (03:50) from Inform – Educate – Entertain, 2013
Disperse – Does it Matter How Far (09:52) from Foreword, 2017
Pymlico – Erised (08:55) from Meeting Point, 2016
Mogwai – Heard About You Last Night (05:24) from Rave Tapes, 2014
Von Hertzen Brothers – Insomniac (03:57) from Nine Lives, 2013
X-Panda – Flight of Fancy (07:05) from Flight of Fancy, 2011

Stop Motion Orchestra – Nerve Hurdle (04:56) from Lightworks, 2018
Koenji Hyakkei – Phlessttighas (06:22) from Dhorimvishka, 2018
Ske – Mummia (05:24) from 1001 Autunni (Reissue), 2018

Resonate festival – 8th September, O2 Academy, Islington
Comedy of Errors – Tachyon (06:16) from House of the Mind, 2017
The Gift – Sweeper Of Dreams (05:18) from Why The Sea Is Salt, 2016
Verbal Delirium – Misleading Path (05:55) from The Imprisoned Words Of Fear, 2016
Son of Man – Death of the Ego (03:28) from Son of Man, 2016
Jump – Old Gods (06:03) from Over the Top, 2016
Lifesigns – Impossible (05:25) from Cardington, 2017

Progradar’s Picks
Kingcrow – Night’s Descending (04:53) from The Persistence, 2018
Riverside – Vale of Tears (04:49) from Wasteland, 2018
Big Big Train – Brave Captain (11:58) from Merchants of Light, 2018
Kansas – Carry On Wayward Son (05:23) from Leftoverture, 1976

The Pineapple Thief – Try As I Might (04:27) from Dissolution, 2018
Mystery – Come to Me (05:19) from Lies and Butterflies, 2018
Yuka & Chronoship – Visible Light (08:02) from Ship, 2018
Shineback – Kill Devil Hills (13:24) from Dial, 2018

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Jul 282018
 
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Those crazy Transatlantic boys just love their cover versions.

Part 2 of the cover versions feature shows, with thanks to Matt Baber, Jeramy Essary, Leo Trimming, AJ Giordano, James Turner, Rick Easton and Leon Camfield for their requests.


Transatlantic – Sylvia (03:51) from Kaleidoscope, 2014 (originally by Focus)
Transatlantic – And You and I (10:44) from Kaleidoscope, 2014 (originally by Yes)
Transatlantic – Soul Sacrifice (10:00) from The Whirlwind, 2009 (originally by Santana)
Morse Portnoy George – Rikki Don’t Lose That Number (04:04) from Cover 2 Cover, 2012 (originally by Steely Dan)
Sanguine Hum – Here at the Western World (03:51) from What We Ask Is Where We Begin, 2016 (originally by Steely Dan)
Joe Jackson – King of the World (03:45) from Summer in the City: Live in New York, 2000 (originally by Steely Dan)
Toto – Bodhisattva (04:52) from Through the Looking Glass, 2002 (originally by Steely Dan)
Leo (feat. Hannah Boulton & Rabea Massaad) – Africa (03:58) from Leo Metal Covers Vol. 15, 2017 (originally by Toto)
Leo – Sledgehammer (03:49) , single, 2018 (originally by Peter Gabriel)
Leo (feat. Mary Spender) – Sultans of Swing (05:10) from Leo Metal Covers Vol. 18, 2018 (originally by Dire Straits)
William D. Drake – Savour (05:30) from Leader Of The Starry Skies: A Tribute To Tim Smith Songbook vol. 1, 2010 (originally by Cardiacs)
Julianne Regan – Shaping The River (02:17) from Leader Of The Starry Skies: A Tribute To Tim Smith Songbook vol. 1, 2010 (originally by Cardiacs)
Mark Cawthra – Let Alone My Plastic Doll (04:04) from Leader Of The Starry Skies: A Tribute To Tim Smith Songbook vol. 1, 2010 (originally by Cardiacs)
Yes – Every Little Thing (05:47) from Yes, 1969 (originally by The Beatles)
Stanley Snail, Nick D’Virgilio, Mike Keneally, Kevin Gilbert & Bryan Beller – Siberian Khatru (08:09) from Tales from Yesterday: A View from the South Side of the Sky, 1995 (originally by Yes)
The Samurai of Prog – Starship Trooper (10:30) from Tales From The Edge, 2012 (originally by Yes)
Dream Theater – Heart Of The Sunrise (10:29) from Uncovered 2003-2005, 2009 (originally by Yes)
Dream Theater – Stargazer (08:11) from Black Clouds & Silver Linings, 2009 (originally by Rainbow
Dream Theater – Sheep (09:42) from Dark Side Of The Moon, 2005 (originally by Pink Floyd)
Sparklehorse & Thom Yorke – Wish You Were Here (06:58) from Maria’s Little Elbows, 1994 (originally by Pink Floyd)
Scissor Sisters – Comfortably Numb (04:26) from Scissor Sisters, 2004 (originally by Pink Floyd)
原始神母2016 (Pink Floyd Trips) – Atom Heart Mother (15:38), https://youtu.be/RqcNqRA07yQ, 2016 (originally by Pink Floyd)
Jordan Rudess – Just The Same (08:23) from Road Home, 2007 (originally by Gentle Giant)
Jordan Rudess – Dance On A Volcano (08:45) from Road Home, 2007 (originally by Genesis)
Jordan Rudess – Sound Chaser (12:45) from Road Home, 2007 (originally by Yes)
Dream Theater – Larks Tongues In Aspic Pt.2 (06:32) from Black Clouds & Silver Linings, 2009 (originally by King Crimson)
King Crimson – The Devil’s Triangle (11:32) from In The Wake Of Poseidon, 2010 (originally by Gustav Holst)
The Unthanks – Starless (06:00) from Last, 2011 (originally by King Crimson)
No-Man – Pink Moon (03:04) from Speak, 1999 (originally by Nick Drake)
Mike Oldfield – Wonderful Land (03:38) from QE2, 2012 (originally by The Shadows)
Robert Ramsay – If I Ruled The World (03:59) from Confound And Disturb, 2017 (originally by Harry Secombe, Tony Bennett, James Brown etc.)
Nosound – Echoes (20:05), https://soundcloud.com/kscopemusic/nosound-echoes-pink-floyd-live, 2007 (originally by Pink Floyd)

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Jul 152018
 
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In a break from the European Perspective 250s, this week’s show is given over entirely to cover versions – some prog, and some not so prog! This is the first of two cover versions specials, with the other being published next week.

Thanks to Yvette Williams Elliott, Jordan Brown, Jeramy Essary, Jon Hunt, Rick Easton, AJ Giordano, Leo Trimming and James Turner for suggesting many of the tunes in this show!


Morse/Portnoy/George – Pleasant Valley Sunday (04:45) from Cover To Cover, 2006 (originally by The Monkees)
Morse/Portnoy/George – Tuesday Afternoon (06:33) from Cover To Cover, 2006 (originally by The Moody Blues)
Morse/Portnoy/George – Maybe I’m Amazed (04:03) from Cover To Cover, 2006 (originally by Paul McCartney)
Morse Portnoy George – Southern Man/Needle And The Damage Done/Cinnamon Girl (10:19) from Cover 2 Cover, 2012 (originally by Neil Young)
The Be Good Tanyas – For The Turnstiles (04:27) from Hello Love, 2006 (originally by Neil Young)
Prelude – After the Goldrush (Single Version) (02:10), single, 1974 (originally by Neil Young)
Cowboy Junkies – Powderfinger (05:46) from The Caution Horses, 1990 (originally by Neil Young)
Rush – Mr. Soul (03:51) from Feedback, 2004 (originally by Neil Young)
Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins & Nick Raskulinecz – Overture (03:56) from 2112 (40th Anniversary), 2016 (originally by Rush)
Alice In Chains – Tears (04:21) from 2112 (40th Anniversary), 2016 (originally by Rush)
Steve Morse – La Villa Strangiato (09:29) from Prime Cuts, 2005 (originally by Rush)
Kevin Gilbert – Back in N.Y.C. (06:38) from Supper’s Ready, 1995 (originally by Genesis)
Richard Sinclair – For Absent Friends (03:12) from Supper’s Ready, 1995 (originally by Genesis)
Over The Garden Wall – Firth of Fifth (09:26) from Supper’s Ready, 1995 (originally by Genesis)
Mike Kenneally – Time Table (06:16) from After The Storm: For the Survivors of Hurricane Katrina, 2006 (originally by Genesis)
Daevid Allen & Solid Space – Visions of Angels (06:58) from The Fox Lies Down: A Tribute To Genesis, 2005 (originally by Genesis)
The Flower Kings – Cinema Show (11:57) from The Road Back Home (Best Of), 2007 (originally by Genesis)
Argos – Cosmic Circus (07:22) from A Flower Full of Stars – A Tribute to the Flower Kings, 2011 (originally by The Flower Kings)
Tinyfish – Jealousy (04:02) from A Flower Full of Stars – A Tribute to the Flower Kings, 2011 (originally by The Flower Kings)
Sky Architect – Silent Sorrow (08:12) from A Flower Full of Stars – A Tribute to the Flower Kings, 2011 (originally by The Flower Kings)
Shineback – And Dream Of Sheep (02:58), previously unreleased, 2013 (originally by Kate Bush)
Frost* – Here is the News (03:52) from 2008 tour sampler, 2008 (originally by Electric Light Orchestra) Rick Easton, AJ Giordano
Def Leppard – 10538 Overture (04:31) from Yeah!, 2006 (originally by Electric Light Orchestra)
Patti Smith – Gloria (05:58) from Horses, 1975 (originally by Van Morrison)
The Byrds – Mr. Tambourine Man (02:34) from Mr. Tambourine Man, 1965 (originally by Bob Dylan)
Jimi Hendrix Experience – All Along the Watchtower (04:01) from Electric Ladyland, 1968 (originally by Bob Dylan)
Big Big Train – Master Of Time (07:45) from Far Skies Deep Time, 2010 (originally by Anthony Phillips)
Rewiring Genesis – The Lamia/Silent Sorrow In Empty Boats/The Colony Of Slippermen (18:50) from A Tribute to The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway, 2008 (originally by Genesis)
Tin Spirits – Back in NYC (05:42) from Wired to Earth, 2011 (originally by Genesis)
Unitopia – Genesis Medley (10:10) from Covered Mirror Vol. 1 – Smooth as Silk, 2012 (originally by Genesis)
Unitopia – Calling Occupants of Interplanetary Craft (06:32) from Covered Mirror Vol. 1 – Smooth as Silk, 2012 (originally by Klaatu/The Carpenters)
Unitopia – Rain Song (07:02) from Covered Mirror Vol. 1 – Smooth as Silk, 2012 (originally by Led Zeppelin)
Amanda Palmer – Fake Plastic Trees (05:22) from Amanda Palmer Performs The Popular Hits Of Radiohead On Her Magical Ukulele, 2010 (originally by Radiohead)
Marillion – Fake Plastic Trees (05:09) from Unplugged At The Walls, 1998 (originally by Radiohead) James Turner
Show of Hands – Fake Plastic Trees (04:48) from Covers, 2000 (originally by Radiohead) Leo Trimming
Richard Thompson – A Legal Matter (03:23) from 1000 Years of Popular Music, 2003 (originally by The Who) James Turner, sort of
Phish – 05:15 (06:20) from Live Phish 14, 1995 (originally by The Who)
Morse/Portnoy/George – I’m Free/Sparks (6:36) from Cover To Cover, 2006 (originally by The Who)
Smash Mouth – I’m a Believer (03:06) from Shrek (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture), 2001 (originally by The Monkees)

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Jun 242018
 
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Midsummer in Sweden. This week’s guest playlister, Johan Mårtensson is one of the dancers. Probably.

In this Midsummer’s Eve episode of The European Perspective:

  • Johan Mårtensson, our most loyal Swedish listener, chooses his Top Ten progressive music releases since 2000 for TEP250
  • Martin’s Progradar’s Picks feature starfish64, Southern Empire, Kalman Filter and sort of from the archives, Midge Ure
  • New releases from Strangefish, The Sea Within and The C:Live Collective, plus Twelfth Night‘s expanded deluxe reissue of their seminal Fact And Fiction album from 1982

Chicago Transit Authority – Introduction (06:35) from Chicago Transit Authority, 1969
Strangefish – Progress In Reverse (08:41) from The Spotlight Effect, 2018
The Sea Within – They Know My Name (05:10) from The Sea Within, 2018
The C:live Collective – This City Is London (Gospel Mix) (05:05) from This City Is London, 2018
Tim Bowness – This City (04:42) from Fact And Fiction – The Definitive Edition, 2018
Pendragon – Human Being (06:51) from Fact And Fiction – The Definitive Edition, 2018
Twelfth Night – We Are Sane (live 1983) (11:54) from Fact And Fiction – The Definitive Edition, 2018
Argos – The Hunter’s Last Stand (07:28) from Unidentified Dying Objects, 2018
The Fierce And The Dead – The Euphoric (03:54) from The Euphoric, 2018
Reformat – Vectrex (04:11) from The Singularity, 2018
Matt Baber – Part Five (04:38) from Suite For Piano and Electronics, 2018
Sanguine Hum – Before We Bow Down (04:44) from What We Ask Is Where We Begin, 2016
Thieves’ Kitchen – Germander Speedwell (14:33) from One For Sorrow, Two For Joy, 2013

The European Perspective 250 – Johan Mårtensson
Haken – The Point of No Return (11:29) from Aquarius, 2017
Elbow – Lippy Kids (06:06) from Build A Rocket Boys!, 2011
Nerve Toy Trio – Mushroom Attitude (11:52) from Accidental Bar-B-Que, 2016
Gong – Portal (07:08) from 2032, 2009
Moon Safari – A Kid Called Panic (13:58) from Lover’s End, 2010
Mr So & So – New Years Day (03:14) from Sugarstealer, 2009
Snarky Puppy and Metropole Orkest – The Curtain (15:09) from Sylva, 2015
Verbal Delirium – Images From A Grey World (06:35) from The Imprisoned Words Of Fear, 2016
Transatlantic – The Wind Blew Them All Away (06:10) from The Whirlwind, 2009
Modest Midget – Contemporary Ache (05:17) from The Great Prophecy of a Small Man, 2010

Progradar’s Picks
starfish64 – Yesterdays Favourite Smile (04:46) from The Future In Reverse, 2018
Southern Empire – Goliath’s Moon (09:12) from Civilisation, 2018
Kalman Filter – Karus (14:34) from Exo-Oceans, 2018
Midge Ure – Hymn (Orchestrated) (06:56) from Orchestrated, 2018

The Tangent – Supper’s Off (08:17) from L’Etagere Du Travail, 2013
The Andy Tillison Multiplex – 3rd Movement: Ostinato (Shown) (06:50) from Electric Sinfonia 2, 2014
Andy Tillison Diskdrive – The Hood Of A Dodge (09:42) from Durch, 2016
The Tangent – The Celluloid Road (21:37) from A Spark In The Aether, 2015

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May 282018
 
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In this episode of The European Perspective:

  • A TEP250 Top Ten from one of the show’s longest-standing supporters, songwriter, musician and wit extraordinaire, Simon Godfrey. We also spin a few tunes from Simon’s extensive back catalogue, and chat about Shineback and Valdez
  • A blast from the past with a big chunk of Chris Squire’s classic solo album, Fish Out Of Water
  • Progradar‘s Picks, featuring Tumbletown, Glass Hammer, Haken, and from the archives, Moon Safari
  • Japanese Zeuhl, anyone?

…plus a couple of mini-sets featuring music from France and the USA, and The Fierce And The Dead topping and tailing with cuts from their bangin’ new album, The Euphoric.


The Fierce And The Dead – Dancing Robots (04:03) from The Euphoric, 2018
Chris Squire – Hold Out Your Hand/You By My Side/Silently Falling (20:38) from Fish Out Of Water, 1975
Alco Frisbass – Arcane Majeur (07:13) from Le Bateleur, 2018
Lazuli – Chronique Canine (06:17) from Saison 8, 2018
Ange – Jour De Chance Pour Un Poète En Mal De Rime (08:50) from Heureux!, 2018

The European Perspective 250 – Simon Godfrey
Queens Of The Stone Age – Hangin’ Tree (03:06) from Songs For The Deaf, 2002
Animals As Leaders – Song of Solomon (04:17) from Animals as Leaders, 2009
Mutemath – Stare At The Sun (01:23) from Mutemath, 2007
Dream the Electric Sleep – Elizabeth (08:22) from Heretics, 2014
Pendulum – The Fountain (feat. Steven Wilson) (05:01) from Immersion, 2010
Black Bonzo – Thorns Upon a Crown (06:51) from Sound of the Apocalypse, 2007
Echolyn – Texas Dust (05:16) from Cowboy Poems Free, 2000
Field Music – Let’s Write A Book (03:41) from Measure, 2010
North Atlantic Oscillation – Elsewhere (05:38) from The Third Day, 2014
Sigur Rós – Hoppípolla (04:32) from Takk…, 2005

Simon Godfrey – Teahead (06:56) from Black Bag Archive Vol. 2, 2016
Tinyfish – Eat The Ashes (03:18) from Driving All Night, 2008
Shineback – Minotaur (09:15) from Minotaur, 2017
3RDegree – Logical Conclusion (06:40) from Ones & Zeros: Vol. 0, 2018
The Aaron Clift Experiment – Absent Lovers (08:15) from If All Goes Wrong, 2018
The Samurai Of Prog – The Sleeping Lover (08:33) from Archiviarum, 2018
Koenji Hyakkei – Wammilica Iffirom (08:39) from Angherr Shisspa, 2005
Magma – Ëmëhntëhtt-Ré III (13:08) from Ëmëhntëhtt-Ré, 2009
Universal Totem Orchestra – Mors, Ultima Linea Rerum (17:31) from The Magus, 2008

Progradar’s Picks
TumbleTown – One Giant Stage (05:00) from Never Too Late, 2018
Glass Hammer – No Mans Land (14:44) from Mostly Live In Italy, 2018
Haken – Visions (23:35) from L-1VE, 2018
Moon Safari – Constant Bloom/Methuselah’s Children (17:10) from [blomljud], 2008

The Fierce And The Dead – Parts 7 & 8 (06:48) from The Euphoric, 2018

 Posted by at 12:32 pm
May 202018
 
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Martin Hutchinson – the loneliness of the long distance prog fan.

In this episode:

  • Martin Hutchinson of Progradar joins me for the whole show to talk about his Top 20 albums since 2000 for TEP250.
  • This is a very prog show indeed.
  • No, seriously. None more prog.

Transatlantic – All Of The Above (30:59) from SMPTe, 2000
Martin Orford – The Time and the Season (10:46) from The Old Road, 2008
Big Big Train – Brave Captain (12:38) from Grimspound, 2017
Riverside – Time Travellers (06:42) from Love, Fear and the Time Machine, 2015
Hibernal – Disconnection (10:00) from The Machine, 2013
Tony Patterson and Brendan EyreNorthbound (24:04) from Northlands, 2014
Leprous – Third Law (06:19) from The Congregation, 2015
Opeth – Era (05:42) from Sorceress, 2016
Änglagård – Kung Bore (15:21) from Prog På Svenska – Live In Japan, 2014
Bjørn Riis – Where Are You Now? (07:32) from Forever Comes to an End, 2017
Demians – White Chalk (04:06) from Mercury, 2014
Shadowlight – Winter (07:30) from Twilight Canvas, 2013
Magenta – Ladyland Blues (10:47) from The Twenty Seven Club, 2013
Flamborough Head – Lost In Time (12:15) from Lost In time, 2013
Spock’s Beard – Waiting For Me (12:37) from Brief Nocturnes and Dreamless Sleep, 2013
Glass Hammer – No Mans Land (14:20) from Valkyrie, 2016
Cosmograf – Hay-Man (12:37) from The Hay-Man Dreams, 2017
Steven Wilson – Drive Home (07:37) from The Raven That Refused To Sing (And Other Stories), 2013
Porcupine Tree – Anesthetize (17:42) from Fear Of A Blank Planet, 2007
Abel Ganz – Obsolescence (23:23) from Abel Ganz, 2014

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Apr 282018
 
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In this week’s European Perspective:

  • A fond farewell to The Dividing Line Broadcast Network, our home since 2008.
  • Another Top Ten for the TEP250, this time from one of our longest-standing and most loyal listeners, Cosmin Sirbu, maybe our only Romanian listener(?)
  • Progradar’s Picks, featuring The Aaron Clift Experiment, Talitha Rise, The Slyde and from the archives, Mr. So & So
  • Deeper cuts from a bunch of recent(ish) releases

 Frost* – The Dividing Line (16:43) from The Philadelphia Experiment, 2013
Malady – Etsijän elinehto (05:35) from Toinen Toista, 2018
Knekklectric – Ski no (07:35) from For Mange Melodia, 2017
Pingvinorkestern – Save Me (07:06) from Look – No Hands!, 2017
Clouds Can – Like Any Angel (06:17) from Leave, 2017
Kotebel – Mishma’s Dream (05:28) from Cosmology, 2017
Kaprekar’s Constant – King Of Cards (21:26) from Fate Outsmarts Desire, 2017

The European Perspective 250 – Cosmin Sirbu
Moon Safari – Yasgur’s Farm (08:06) from [blomljud], 2008
Unitopia – Gone in the Blink of an Eye (05:49) from Artificial, 2010
The Tangent – Follow Your Leaders (09:22) from A Place in the Queue, 2006
Beardfish – Harmony (07:21) from Sleeping in Traffic, Part One, 2007
Karmakanic – There’s Nothing Wrong With The World (07:22) from In A Perfect World, 2011
Glass Hammer – Third Floor (11:04) from The Breaking Of The World, 2015
The Flower Kings – Silent Inferno (14:22) from Unfold The Future, 2002
Red Bazar – Lights Of Home (12:25) from Tales From The Bookcase, 2016
Thieves’ Kitchen – Of Sparks And Spires (12:50) from One For Sorrow, Two For Joy, 2013
The Gift – The Comforting Cold (19:39) from Land of Shadows, 2014

Arabs In Aspic – Syndenes magi (12:21) from Syndenes Magi, 2017
Agusa – Den Förtrollade skogen (08:34) from Agusa, 2017
Godsticks – Everdrive (08:08) from Faced With Rage, 2017

Progradar’s Picks
 The Aaron Clift Experiment – Faith (04:51) from If All Goes Wrong2018
 Talitha Rise – The Lake (04:51) from An Abandoned Orchid House2018
 The Slyde – So Blind (04:21) from Awakening2018
 Mr. So & So – Please (10:21) from Truths, Lies & Half Lies2013

I Am The Manic Whale – The Man With Many Faces (07:33) from Gathering The Waters, 2017
Von Hertzen Brothers – Frozen Butterflies (04:03) from War Is Over, 2017
 Premiata Forneria Marconi – La Danza Degli Specchi (06:04) from Emotional Tattoos, 2017
Kaipa – What’s Behind the Fields (09:32) from Children of the Sounds, 2017
Big Big Train – London Plane sequence (i) Turner on the Thames (ii) London Plane (13:17) from The Second Brightest Star, 2017
Tangekanic – Steer By The Stars (14:43) from Hotel Cantaffordit, 2018

 Posted by at 5:25 pm
Apr 142018
 
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This week’s show is a continuation of the 250th show celebrations, featuring a Top Ten of albums since 2000 from Daniel Zambas, keyboard player and guitarist with Manchester-based band We Are Kin. As you’d expect from a gentleman of eclectic tastes like Dan, it’s a pretty interesting bunch!

Add Progradar’s Picks, a clutch of new releases, and yet more music from the archives and you’ve got one monster of a podcast!


King Crimson – Larks’ Tongues In Aspic (Part II) (07:23) from Larks’ Tongues in Aspic, 1973

The C:Live Collective – The Fifth Estate – Part One (The Dictator Speaks) (11:51) from The Age Of Insanity, 2018

Gleb Kolyadin – Insight (04:12) from Gleb Kolyadin, 2018

IO Earth – Madness (08:34) from Solitude, 2018

A Silent Sound – Setting Foot On The Hills (08:18) from Compass, 2017

Sonar With David Torn – Waves And Particles (07:54) from Vortex, 2018

Lazuli – Mes amis, mes frères (05:47) from Saison 8, 2018

Weend’o – Angel Dust (08:20) from Time of Awakening, 2018

Jem Godfrey & Simon Godfrey – Answer 7 (Simon) (04:18) from Six Questions, Twelve Answers, 2018

Lydian Collective – Overnight (06:57) from Adventure, 2018

Snarky Puppy and Metropole Orkest – The Curtain (15:09) from Sylva, 2015

The Albion Band – Thieves Song (04:31) from The Vice Of The People, 2012

Show of Hands – The Napoli (03:11) from Arrogance Ignorance and Greed, 2009

Frost* – No Me No You (06:05) from Milliontown, 2006

Paul Weller – Can You Heal Us (Holy Man) (03:41) from Wild Wood, 1993

Rosie Vela – Interlude (04:07) from Zazu, 1986

Steely Dan – Deacon Blues (07:37) from Aja, 1991

The European Perspective Top 250 – Daniel Zambas

Echolyn – All This Time We’re Given (07:59) from I Heard You Listening, 2015

Bent Knee – Nakami (05:20) from Say So, 2016

Bent Knee – In God We Trust (05:21) from Shiny Eyed Babies, 2014

Emmett Elvin – Harmonium Phosphate (03:34) from Bloody Marvels, 2014

Mike Keneally – Cat Bran Sammich Pt.1/You Named Me/Cat Bran Sammich Pt.2 (08:09) from Scambot 1, 2009

N.y.X. – The Paper (Titles & Subtitles) (05:25) from The News, 2016

Radiohead – Life in a Glasshouse (04:35) from Amnesiac, 2001

Shineback – Blog Medley (18:51) from Rise Up Forgotten, Return Destroyed, 2013

The Fierce And The Dead – Part 6 (The 8th Circuit) (03:57) from Magnet, 2015

Trojan Horse – Paper Bells (05:40) from World Turned Upside Down, 2014

Barenaked Ladies – Enid (04:08) from Gordon, 1992

David Sylvian – Silver Moon (06:19) from Gone to Earth, 2004

Genesis – The Cinema Show (10:41) from Selling England by the Pound, 1973

Progradar’s Picks

Shadowlight – Unending (11:53) from Stars Above The City, 2018

Riversea – Blasphemy (05:34) from The Tide, 2018

Dream The Electric Sleep – The River Current (06:47) from The Giants’ Newground, 2018

Spock’s Beard – To Breathe Another Day (05:38) from Noise Floor, 2018

Big Big Train – Pick Up If You’re There (13:40) from The Difference Machine, 2007

Richard Thompson – Sibella (04:15) from Mock Tudor, 1999

Be-Bop Deluxe – Blazing Apostles (04:30) from Sunburst Finish, 1976

North Atlantic Oscillation – Dust (07:28) from The Third Day, 2014

Nic Jones – Canadee-I-O (06:00) from Penguin Eggs, 1980

Bluetones – Talking To Clarry (06:53) from Expecting To Fly, 1996

Roy Harper – The Same Old Rock (12:25) from Stormcock, 1971

Spock’s Beard – Made Alive Again/Wind At My Back (08:28) from Snow, 2002

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