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Journey into Rick's Box Set

On a rainy day in 1974 when I was just 14 years old, one of my crowd’s older friends came down to our hangout with two records that would come to shape my musical tastes forever.  748 more words

Progressive Rock

Symphony Live In Istanbul - Kitaro

I have been fortunate to experience rock music artists performing with a full symphony on stage with them. The collaboration of strings, brass, woodwinds and tympani set against rock has been extraordinary. 283 more words

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The Power and the Glory Rise Again

Gentle Giant was one of the most adventurous and rewarding British bands to ply the progressive rock trade in the 1970’s. Their career represented a perfect arc from the beginning to the end of the decade, starting with their debut… 705 more words

Progressive Rock

Song of the Day: Madness by Muse

“Madness” is a song by English alternative rock band Muse. It is the second track on the band’s sixth studio album, The 2nd Lawand is the second and lead single to be released from the album. 1,267 more words

Music And Musicians

Album Preview: "Heaven & Earth" by Yes

Album
Heaven & Earth

Artist
Yes

Release Date
July 22, 2014

Label
Frontiers Records (Universal)

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Very few progressive rock bands have enjoyed a career as successful as… 254 more words

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Polyphonic Spree tour and remix album are coming to happy up your summer

No band on the Weird List makes us happier than the Polyphonic Spree. They’re basically Zoloft in band form. So today we have two pieces of happy news to relate: 1.) The Spree are doing a massive summer tour; and 2.) They’re releasing a remix album on Aug. 336 more words

Weird News

Searching in Vain by Candlelight: Procol Harum's Shine On Brightly

Today, I want to talk to you guys about Procol Harum. But first, here’s “A Whiter Shade of Pale”:

This song actually isn’t on the album that I want to talk about, but it sort of sets up everything that runs through their second album,  1,033 more words

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