All posts by Brian Watson


An interview with Matthew Parmenter, of Discipline. Playing the Unfolded Like Staircase album. We chat about side-projects, collaborations and solo work, and generally have a fun time. Join us, won’t you?


1. Canto IV (Limbo)
2. Crutches
3. Into The Dream
4. Before The Storm pt1
5. Before The Storm pt2



The Clash – London Calling

Elton John – Philadelphia Freedom

Headspace – All That You Fear Is Gone

David Bowie – Candidate

It Bites – Calling All The Heroes (7” version)

Jethro Tull, from Lowestoft – Ring Out Solstice Bells

Kaprekar’s Constant – Four-Faced Liar

Magenta – The Lizard King (Single Edit)

Anglagard – Jordrök (live)

Kingcrow – Fading Out pt. III

Heaven 17 – Don’t Fear (The Reaper)

Kepler Ten – Falling Down

Pete Way – American Kid (What a Shame)

IQ – Rise


Join us, if you will, as we chat with John Dexter Jones about the new Jump record, ‘Breaking Point’. We craftily slot in a couple of tracks from the album, too. Guaranteed wasp-free.


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The Buggles – Kid Dynamo

Slade – Cum On Feel the Noize

Eddie Jobson & Zinc – Through the Glass

The Flower Kings – Solaris

The Flower Kings – Between Hope & Fear

Alan White – Darkness (Pt.1-3)

Karnataka – Writing On the Wall

Unitopia – Tesla (live)

Moron Police – Isn’t It Easy 

It Bites – All In Red

Kino – Leave a Light On

I Am The Manic Whale – Smile

Abel Ganz – The Dangers of Strangers 

Diamond Head – Trick or Treat

Arabs In Aspic – Let Us Pray

Fish – Grace of God

Comedy of Errors – Spirit Shines / Spirit

Ayreon – Message from Beyond

Ozric Tentacles – Humboldt Currant

The Michael Schenker Group – Into the Arena

Fatal Fusion – Coming Forth By Day

Long Earth – We Own Tomorrow

Howard Jones – Ordinary Heroes

Join us, if you will, for the From the Attic podcast, featuring an interview with Kevin Kennie (OK he’s not James Bond but he is from Scotland). We’ll be playing a Scarlet INside track, and a couple of tunes from the new Flower Kings album ‘Islands’, as well as catching up with all the Progzilla news that’s fit to print.

Mike Rutherford – Smallcreep’s Day Side 1:

I Between the Tick and & the Tock

ii Working in Line

iii After Hours

iv Cats and Rats (In This Neighbourhood)

v Smallcreep Alone

vi Out Into the Daylight


Marillion – Best.Live Side D:

This Strange Engine


The Flower Kings – Unfold The Future Side A1:

The Truth Will Set You Free pt. 1


Genesis – Duke Side 2:

Turn It On Again

Alone Tonight


Duke’s Travels

Duke’s End


Damanek – Ragusa

Profuna Ocean – Thousand Yard Stare

Warmrain – Live the Dream

Tygers of Pan Tang – Love Potion No. 9

Røsenkreütz – True Lies

Jadis – Truth from the Lies

Karmakanic – Who’s the Boss in the Factory?

Karfagen & Sunchild – Stars of Cardiff Bay (live)

Minor Giant – On the Road

United Progressive Fraternity – What Happens Now


The AmericanPrög Show Blue Öyster Cult Album Release Special slash Halloween Thingy:


The Alchemist – from The Symbol Remains

Blue Öyster Cult from Imaginos

Wings Wetted Down from Tyranny & Mutation

The Vigil from Mirrors

Manic Depresso – from Bad Channels 

Screams – from 45th Anniversary Live in London

Death Valley Nights from Spectres

Nightmare Epiphany from The Symbol Remains


—Blue Coupe – More Cowbell (Gotta Fever)

Fire of Unknown Origin from Fire of Unknown Origin 

One Step Ahead of the Devil from Curse of the Hidden Mirror

See You In Black from Heaven Forbid

Tainted Blood from The Symbol Remains

There’s a Crime from The Symbol Remains

Perfect Water from Club Ninja


—Albert Bouchard – Black Telescope (from Re Imaginos)

—Heaven 17 – Don’t Fear (The Reaper) radio edit

Dominance & Submission from ETL

The Machine from The Symbol Remains

Veins – from The Revolution By Night

The Marshall Plan – from Cultösaurus Erectus