All posts for the month October, 2016

Edition 51 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.



Fates Warning – One Thousand Fires
Amorphis – Death of a King
Skyharbor – Chemical Hands
Sithu Aye – Expansion
Modern day Babylon – Falls

Epic at Eleven: TesseracT – Concealing Fate (pts I – VI)

Devin Townsend Project – Offer Your Light

Album of the Week: Pagan’s Mind – Enigmatic: Calling

Entrance to Infinity
New World Order
Enigmatic Mission

Cult of Luna (feat. Julie Christmas) – Chevron

Edition 28 of The Prog Mill for Progzilla Radio (#248 in total), first broadcast Sunday 30th October 2016, is now ready to listen to any time or download.

Two hours of superb progressive rock featuring music from Karibow, Mangrove, Comedy of Errors, Ricocher, Jadis, Different Light, Maglev, Sintonia Distorta, The Brackish, Kyros, Ursine Princes, Doug Woods & Colin Powell, Kansas and Renaissance.

The Prog Mill is broadcast on Progzilla Radio Sundays 10pm to midnight UK time.  Repeated Tuesdays 0400 UK time for listeners in North America (Mon 8pm W Coast or 11pm E Coast).

Music submissions for airpay from progressive rock bands/artists and listener music suggestions for the show are very welcome.  email or PM via twitter @shaunontheair or


Edition 062 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!



No-Man – Beautiful Songs You Should Know (from Schoolyard Ghosts)
Sphelm – Crystal Catcher (from These Roots Know No Boundaries)
Karda Estra – Lighthouse (from The Seas And The Stars)
Skyharbor – Blind Side (from Blind Side)
Psygnosis – Loozing Zeppelin 2.Alt (from Sublimation)
Archive – Taste of Blood (from Lights)
Galahad – Empires Never Last (Orchestral version) (from Empires Never Last vinyl)
KYROS – Dilate (from Vox Humana)
Phideaux – Helix (from Snowtorch)
The Room – Bedlam (from Beyond The Gates Of Bedlam)

The Eighties at 8: 
New Order – Blue Monday (from Blue Monday)
Uriah Heep – Think It Over (from Abominog)

Ólafur Arnalds – So Close [feat. Arnor Dan] (from Broadchurch OST)
Agent Fresco – Wait For Me (from Destrier)
The Gift – Tuesday’s Child (from Why The Sea Is Salt)

Edition 50 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.



Opeth – Demon of the Fall (live)
Riverside – 02 Panic Room (live)
Queensrÿche – Revolution Calling (live)
Iced Earth – Melancholy (Holy Martyr) (live)
Fates Warning – Monument (live)

Epic at Eleven: Dream Theater – A Change of Seasons (live)

Stream of Passion – Spellbound (live)

Album of the Week: Threshold – Critical Energy

Fragmentation (live)
Sunrise On Mars (live)
Paradox (live)

Savatage – He Carves His Stone (live)
Savatage – Gutter Ballet (live)

Edition 061 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!



Arjen Anthony Lucassen – Welcome to Machine (Pink Floyd cover)
Cut_ – Space Oddity (David Bowie cover)
Redemption – Love Reign O’er Me (The Who cover)
Tesla – Dear Mr. Fantasy (Traffic cover)
RUSH – Shape of Things (Yardbirds cover)
The Reasoning – The Chauffeur (Duran Duran cover)
Sonata Arctica – World in My Eyes (Depeche Mode cover)
Opeth – Soldier of Fortune (Deep Purple cover)
Ray Wilson – Biko (Peter Gabriel cover)
Foo Fighters – Have a Cigar (Pink Floyd cover)
Pat Benatar – Don’t Let it Show (Alan Parsons Project cover)
Jordan Rudess – Dance on a Volcano (Genesis cover)
Disturbed – Land of Confusion (Genesis cover)

The Eighties at 8:
Voivod – Astronomy Domine (Pink Floyd cover)
Iron Maiden – King of Twilight (Nektar cover)

Grey DeLisle – Bohemian Rhapsody (Queen cover)
Dream Theater – Larks Tongues In Aspic Pt.2 (King Crimson cover)
GWAR – Carry On My Wayward Son (Kansas cover)

Edition 49 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.



Sunburst – Out of the World
Kingcrow – The Drowning Line
Pagan’s Mind – Never Walk Alone
Kylver – Hy-Brasil
Monuments – Regenerate

Epic at Eleven: Arcane – Ashes (I.Twilight II.Midnight III.First Light)

DGM – Remembrance

Album of the Week: Leprous – The Congregation

The Flood
Third Law

Lithium Dawn – Perpetual Loss

I’m delighted to announce that the podcast for edition No 42 of The Ancient One is now available.


1 Napier’s Bones – Wistman’s Wood (The Wistman Tales)
2 Verbal Delirium – Fear (The Imprisoned Words of Fear)
3 Toon Marten’s Project – Far Behind (TMP)
4 Brainticket – Dancing On A Volcano Pt 1 (Past Present and Future)
5 Fish – High Wood Suite Pt 1-5 (A Feast Of Consequencs)
6 Clay Green’s Polysorbate Masquerade Band – Coronal Mass Ejection (The Trans Neptune Trajectory)
7 Abel Ganz – The Drowning (Abel Ganz)
8 Times Up – Sea Of Schemes (Sea Of Schemes)
9 Zombie Picnic – The Rama Committee (A Suburb Of Earth)
10 Aperco – Dissonant Sound Within (The Battle)
11 Traumhaus – Das Geheimnis Pt 2 (Das Geheimnis)
12 Gandalf’s Fist – At The Sign Of The Aperture (The Clockwork Fable)
13 Looking Glass Lantern – Six Pearls To Mary (A Taoestry Of Tales)
14 Moon Safari – Mega Moon (Himlabacken Vol 1)
15 Gazpacho – The Wizard Of Altai Mountain (Demon)

Edition 060 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!



Alestorm – Keelhauled (from Black Sails At Midnight)
The Mute Gods – Last Man on Earth (from Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me)
Ben Craven – The Remarkable Man (from Last Chance To Hear)
The Enid – The Demon King (from In The Region Of The Summer Stars)
Gary Numan Official – Love Hurt Bleed (from Splinter (Songs from a Broken Mind))
Galahad – Sleepers (from Sleepers)
The Butterfly Effect – In A Memory (from Imago)
Plini– Every Piece Matters (from Handmade Cities)
John Wesley – Once A Warrior (from Disconnect)
The Pineapple Thief – Take Your Shot (from Your Wilderness)

The Eighties at 8:

Pink Floyd – Not Now John (single version) (from The Final Cut)
Genesis – Tonight, Tonight, Tonight (from Invisible Touch)

Damian Wilson & Adam Wakeman – God Be My Judge (from Weir Keeper’s Tale)
HEADSPACE – Road to Supremacy (from All That You Fear is Gone)
Damian Wilson – Battlelines (from Built for Fighting)
The Devin Townsend Project – Secret Sciences (from Transcendence)

Edition 48 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.



Avantasia – Scales of Justice
Operation: Mindcrime– The Fight
Psygnosis – Man ov Steel
My Soliloquy – Fractured
The Butterfly Effect – Reach

Epic at ElevenI AM Nimdok – The Eventual Collapse I-IV

Hillward – Quantify The Abstract

Album of the Week: Tool– 10,000 Days

The Pot
10,000 Days (Wings Part 2)

Evergrey – Distance
Voivod – Batman