Saxophonist Frank van der Kooij was a member of the Hugh Hopper Band for many years. When that project finally… Read more [Music] NDIO – Airback
Shed a tear for the hardcore prog collector — actually, don’t. This week has been absolutely crammed with articulate announcements… Read more [Music] Rick’s Reissue Roundup: Attack of the Spring Box Sets!
I’m pleased to point you dear readers to a progressive rock blog that covers a lot of music I missed,… Read more [Music] Autopoietican – Apuntes de Musica Progresiva Contemporanea
My friends and colleagues from Spain’s finest jazz radio program, La Montaña Rusa, dedicate a program to the work of… Read more [Music] Libertad Jazzera #59 – Especial Allan Holdsworth – La Montaña Rusa Radio Jazz
She was our pussy. Gilli Smyth has gone off to Planet Gong to join Daevid Allen, who also left this… Read more [Music] Gong co-founder Gilli Smyth dies, aged 83
Brilliant jazz-rock from the best of the Canterbury Scene, Soft Machine!
https://bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/album=1493984546/size=large/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/transparent=true/ Washington D.C.-based Cuneiform Records has been publishing influential avant-prog rock music for three decades now. Steve Feigenbaum, the label’s… Read more [Music Sample] Cuneiform Turns 30: The Albums of 2014
Tubular Bells, performed by Mike Oldfield and his band, is a masterpiece of progressive rock. Here is it in a… Read more [Music] Mike Oldfield – Tubular Bells (Live at Montreux 1981)
I love the Canterbury Scene sound. The music was intricate, and the lyrics bordered on profound. Caravan were about the… Read more [Video] Caravan – Cold As Ice
With the passing of Daevid Allen, I’m monitoring a lot of Gong-related activity. Coming across this piece of weirdness, courtesy… Read more [Video] Mother Gong – Every Witches Way (Full Album)