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The Ancient One is pleased to tell everyone that the podcast for Show No 138 “The Canadian Special Vol 1” is now available. This highlights some of the best, past and present, progressive artists from Canada. We go from 1974 all the way up to 2019.

Playlist

1 Greenslade – Spirit Of The Dance (excerpt used as Intro from the Recollection CD)
2 Mystery – Through Different Eyes Pt 1-6 (One Among The Living 2010)
3 Druckfarben – Nat Nayah (Druckfarben 2011)
4 Black Mountain – Space To Bakersfield ( IV 2016)
5 Monarch Trail – Luminescence ( Skye 2014)
6 Harmonium – Harmonium (Harmonium 1974)
7 Machines Dream – Immunity (Revisionist History 2019)
8 Ptarmigan – The Island Pt 1-3 (Ptarmigan 1974)
9 Innerspace – Wild Flower (The Village 2012)
10 Spaceport Union – Drone (Permanent Frequency 2019)
11 Maneige – Galerie III (Maneige 1975)
12 Jelly Fiche – La Cage De Vautours/Liberte (Tout Ce Que J’ai Reve 2008)
13 Morse Code – Procreation Pt 1-3 (Procreation 1976)
14 Greenslade – Joie De Vivre (excerpt used as Outro from the Recollection CD)

The Ancient One is pleased to announce that Show No 137, “Mixed Bag Vol 12” is now available as podcast. This contains 14 superb tracks from Germany, France, Poland, Canada, Netherlands, Belarus, Ukraine, Norway and the UK.

Playlist

1 Greenslade – Spirit Of The Dance (excerpt used as Intro from Recollections CD)
2 Traumhaus – X-Ray The Darkness (In Oculis Meis 2CD CD2 English 2020)
3 Grandval – Il Existe Une Etoile (Descendu Sur Terre 2020)
4 Fren – Time To Take Stones Away (Where Do You Want Ghosts To Reside? 2020)
5 Spaceport Union – Fever Dream (Permanent Frequency 2017)
6 Jon Anderson – Open (Open Single 2011)
7 Abel Ganz -The Dead Zone (Gratuitous Flash 1984/2017)
8 Realisea – Our Stage (Mantelpeace 2020)
9 The Worm Ourobouros – The Reality You Can’t Stop Dreaming ( Endless Way From You 2019)
10 Long Earth – A Guy From Down The Road (Once Around The Sun 2020)
11 Karfagen – Phantasmagoria (Phantasmagoria Element 1 2020)
12 Arabs In Aspic – Heaven In Your Eye (Madness and Magic 2020)
13 Phog – No Gravity (This World 2020)
14 Can – She Brings The Rain (Soundtracks 1970)
15 Traumhaus – Die Dunkelheit Durchleuchten (In Oculis Meis 2CD CD1 German 2020)
16 Greenslade – Joie De Vivre (excerpt used as Outro from Recollections CD)

The new show by The Ancient One is now available as a podcast. This is Show No 136, “Swedish Tall Tales” which is a fusion of two types of show, a Country show (all Swedish artists) and a Tall Tales Show (all long tracks). Seven epics in the 3 hour show. Majestic.

Playlist

1 Greenslade – Spirit Of The Dance (Excerpt used as Intro taken from the Recollections CD)
2 Karmakanic – God, The Universe and Everything Else No-One Cares About Pt 1+2 (Dot 2016)
3 Anekdoten – Sad Rain (Vemod 1993)
4 Simon Says – Minds Of Mortal Men (Siren Songs 2011)
5 Kaipa – Mindrevolutions (Mindrevolutions 2005)
6 Anglagard – Snardom (Viljans Oga 2012)
7 Moon Safari – Other Half Of The Sky (Blomljud 2008)
8 The Flower Kings -Stardust We Are (Stardust We Are 1997)
9 Greenslade – Joie De Vivre (Excerpt used as Intro taken from the Recollections CD)

The Ancient One is again delighted to be able to state that Show No 135 is now available as a podcast. This is one of the series of shows called “Featuring” and this can be a particular band or a particular album, but for Vol 11 (Show 135) the 3 hours are given over to 3 superb Scandinavian bands, Airbag and Gazpacho from Norway and Moon Safari from Sweden. The music will be taken from each bands back catalogue. Stunning stuff.

Playlist

1 Greenslade – Spirit Of The Dance (excerpt used as Intro from Recollections CD)
2 Airbag – Machines and Men (A Day At The Beach 2020)
3 Moon Safari – Doorway (A Doorway To Summer 2005)
4 Gazpacho – Soyuz 1 (Soyuz 2018)
5 Airbag – Safe Like You (Identity 2009)
6 Moon Safari – Bluebells (Blomljud 2008)
7 Gazpacho – Park Bench (Molok 2015)
8 Airbag – Homesick Pt 1-3 (All Rights Removed 2011)
9 Moon Safari – Yasgur’s Farm (Blomljud 2008)
10 Gazpacho – Death Room Pt 1-3 (Demon 2014)
11 Airbag – Broken (The Greatest Show On Earth 2013)
12 Moon Safari – A Kid Called Panic (Lovers End 2010)
13 Gazpacho – The Walk Pt 1+2 (Tick Tock 2009)
14 Airbag – Redemption (Disconnected 2013)
15 Moon Safari – Mega Moon (Himlabacken Vol 1 2013)
16 Gazpacho – Valerie’s Friend (Night 2007)
17 Airbag – How I Wanna Be (Identity 2009)
18 Moon Safari – In The Countryside (Blomljud 2008)
19 Greenslade – Joie De Vivre (excerpt used as Outro from Recollections CD)

The Ancient One is delighted to be able to say that the podcast for Show No 134 is now available online. This is a show in the series of Concept Albums ( Vol 8) and has sections from Kayak, Gandalf’s Fist, The Moody Blues, Hostsonaten, Looking Glass lantern, Rick Wakeman and The Samurai Of Prog.

Playlist

1 Greenslade – Spirit Of The Dance (excerpt used as Intro from The Recollection CD)
2 Kayak – Merlin Pts 1-7 (Merlin – Bard Of The Unseen 2003)
3 Gandalf’s Fist – The Clockwork Fable Pts 5-10 (The Clockwork Fable 2018)
4 The Moody Blues – Days Of Future Passed Pt 6-7 (Days Of Future Passed 1967)
5 Hostsonaten – The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner Pt 1-3 (The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner 2003)
6 Looking Glass Lantern – The Hound Of The Baskervilles Pt 6-9 (The Hound Of The Baskervilles 2014)
7 Rick Wakeman – Journey To The Centre Of The Earth Pt 18-27 (Journey To The Centre Of The Earth Re-recorded 2012)
8 The Samurai Of Prog – Gulliver Pt 4 (The Land of the Fools) (Gulliver 2020)
9 Greenslade – Joie De Vivre (excerpt used as Outro from the Recollection CD)

The Ancient One is pleased to let listeners know that TAO Show No 133, “Short Stories Vol 5” is now available as a podcast on the Progzilla radio webpage.
This is a show in the series of short tracks with all 31 tracks on offer, clocking in under 6 minutes.

Playlist

1 Greenslade – Spirit of the Dance (Excerpt used as Intro)
2 Poor Genetic Material – Lost In Translation.
3 Ben Craven – If You Knew.
4 David Gilmour – Cruise.
5 Hoggwash – The Last Horizon.
6 Martin Orford – Power And Speed.
7 Beggar’s Opera – Think.
8 After Crying – Pilgrim’s March.
9 Haze – The Barrister And The Bargast.
10 Jethro Tull – Mother Goose.
11 Family – Old Songs New Songs.
12 Autumn Whispers – To A Child Dancing In The Wind.
13 Caravan – In The Land Of The Grey And Pink.
14 Helloween – Number One.
15 White Willow – Now In These Fairy Lands.
16 Loonypark – Face In The Mirror.
17 Cosmograf – The Vacuum That I Fly Through.
18 Giannotti – Corridor of Doors.
19 Aunt Mary – Blind Date.
20 Believe – The Warmest Sun In Winter.
21 Barclay James Harvest – Galadriel.
22 Mindgames – In My Humble Opinion.
23 Mike Kershaw – Causes.
24 Mangrove – Love and Beyond.
25 Fish – Blind To The beautiful.
26 Different Light Transient Dream.
27 Hidden Lands L’Ancient Regime.
28 Focus – Harem Scarem.
29 Hasse Froberg – Venice CA.
30 Holger Czukay/Jah Wobble/Jaki Liebezeit – How Much Are They?
31 Jon Anderson – Big Buddha Song.
32 Horslips – Mad Pat.
33 Greenslade – Joie De Vivre (Excerpt used as Outro)

The Ancient One is delighted to pass on the information that Show No 132, “Mixed Bag Vol 11” is now available as a podcast on the website. This has 13 mixed tracks from Australia, Norway, Netherlands, Poland, Switzerland and UK.

Playlist

1 Greenslade – Spirit Of The Dance (excerpt used as Intro from Recollections CD)
2 Unitopia – Genesis Medley
3 Morild – Circus
4 Manning – The Last Psalm
5 Flamborough Head – The Trapper
6 Lee Abrahams – Tomorrow Will Be Yesterday
7 Focus – Answers Questions Questions Answers
8 Collage – Moonshine
9 IQ – Constellations
10 Magic Pie – Motions Of Desire
11 Zenit – Pravritti
12 Glass Hammer – Nothing Box
13 White Willow – A Dance Of Shadows
14 Unitopia – Angeliqua
15 Greenslade – Joie De Vivre (Excerpt used as Outro from Recollections CD)

Show No 131, “Tall Tales Vol 8”, from The Ancient One is now available as a podcast. This is one of the series of long track specials. Hear music from UK, Czech Republic, USA, Belarus and multi national.

Playlist

1 Greenslade – Spirit Of The Dance (excerpt from The Recollection CD)
2 Ontofield – Sleeping With Fractals (Sleeping With Fractals 2013)
3 Manning – Ragged Curtains Pt 1-8 (Ragged Curtain 2002)
4 Different Light – Spectres and Permanent Apparitions (Binary Sun Pt 1 Operant Condition 2020)
5 Long Earth – Once Around The Sun Pt 1-4 (Once Around The Sun 2020)
6 Aaron Clift Experiment – The Castaway Suite Pt 1-4 (Lonely Hills 2012)
7 The Worm Ourobouros – Cycles (Endless Way From You 2019)
8 The Cosmic Remedy – Childhood Suite Pt 1-3 (The Cosmic Remedy 2013)
9 Moon Halo – Seize The Day (Chroma 2019)
10 Greenslade Joie De Vivre (excerpt from The Recollection CD)

The Ancient One is delighted to be able to say that the special show recorded for the station’s 5th Birthday is now available as a podcast. This was a special 90 min show where the presenters were asked to choose 5 pieces of music that got them “into” prog in the beginning and then some tracks which have recently become favourites.

Playlist

1 PFM – Celebration (excerpt from the track on Photos Of Ghosts)
2 The Moody Blues – House Of 4 Doors Suite (3 linked tracks from In Search Of The Lost Chord)
3 Pink Floyd – Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun (live track from Umma Gumma album 1)
4 Bo Hansson – Lord Of The Rings Pt 1-5 (from Music Inspired By Lord Of The Rings)
5 Rick Wakeman – Journey To The Centre Of The Earth Pt 1-7 (rerecorded for the 40th Anniversary Tour)
6 Jon Anderson – Olias of Sunhillow Pt 1-5 (from Jon Anderson’s debut solo album)
7 Tiger Moth Tales – A Visit To Chigwick (from the debut release Cocoon)
8 Freedom To Glide – Broken Road (from Seed, the 3rd album in the trilogy by F2G)
9 Airbag – Sleepwalker (a snippet, very short from the band’s 4th album Disconnected)

Yet another podcast is now available from TAO. This is Show No 129, “The Concept Album Show Vol 7”. Hear six segments from concept albums from Ukraine, Sweden, Australia, UK and Multinational.

Playlist

1 Greenslade – Spirit Of The Dance (excerpt from Recollections CD)
2 Robert Reed – Sanctuary III Part 1 (Sanctuary III 2018)
3 Bernard and Porsti (Samurai Of Prog) – Gulliver Pts 1 + 2 (Gulliver 2020)
4 Karfagen – Birds Of Passage Pt 1 (Birds of Passage 2020)
5 IQ – Subterranean Pt 1-5 (Subterranean 1997)
6 Isildur’s Bane – Sagan Om Ringen pt 1-11 (Sagan Om Ringen 1988)
7 Hibernal – Beyond Pt 1-4 (Beyond 2020)
8 Bernard and Porsti (Samurai of Prog) – Gulliver Pt 3 (Gulliver 2020)
9 Greenslade – Joie De Vivre (excerpt from Recollections CD)