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The Ancient One is delighted to have “caught up” with the missing podcasts. Show No 108 “Tall Tales Vol 5” is now online as TAO’s latest podcast. This is the show featuring the long tracks, 8, in the 3 hours. Enjoy the journey.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as the intro taken from the 3cd set The Immediate Story)
2 Argos – Nursed By Giants Pt 1-5 (Argos 2009)
3 Jethro Tull – Thick As A Brick Pt 1 (Thick As A Brick 1972)
4 Long Earth – Ghosts Pt 1-4 (The Source 2017)
5 Pendragon – Queen Of Hearts Pt 1-3 (The World 1991)
6 Moon Safari – Skelleftea Serenade Lover’s End Pt 3 (Skelleftea Serenade EP 2012)
7 Traumhaus – Der Vermachtis (Das Geheimnis 2013)
8 Brighteye Brison – The Quest Of Quarrel (V 2019)
9 Aquaplanage – Ode To Grey Mornings (Aquaplanage 2008)
10 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as the intro taken from the 3cd set The Immediate Story)

The Ancient One is delighted to post that the podcast for Show No 107 “Mixed Bag Vol 6” is now available for your listening pleasure. This is a selection of tracks (23) covering the genre “good music”, well in my humble opinion.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as the Intro from the 3cd set The Immediate Collection)
2 Eros – Capricornia( No Desolation 2013)
3 BeBop Deluxe – Electrical Language (Drastic Plastic 1978)
4 Apple Pie – Strange Feeling Called Love (The Gates Of Never 2013)
5 Iona – And The Angels Dance (Another Realm 2011)
6 Bachman Turner Overdrive – Gimme Your Money Please (BTO 1973)
7 Blind Faith – Well Alright (Blind Faith 1969)
8 Grand Funk Railroad – Feelin’ Alright (Survival 1971)
9 Barclay James Harvest – Poor Man’s Moody Blues (Gone To Earth )
10 Haze – The Last Battle (The Last Battle 2013)
11 Helloween – Dr Stein (Keeper Of The 7 Keys Pt 2 1988)
12 Brinsley Schwartz – It’s Just My Way Of Saying Thank You (The Greasy Truckers Party 1972)
13 Beggars Opera – Raymond’s Road (Act One 1970)
14 The Band – Chest Fever (Music From Big Pink 1968)
15 California Guitar Trio – Echoes (Echoes 2008)
16 Grendel – The Helpless (The Helpless 2008)
17 Gryphon – Dubbel Dutch (Midnite Mushrumps 1974)
18 Holger Czukay – Persian Love (Movies 1979)
19 Led Zeppelin – Kashmir ( Physical Graffiti 1975)
20 No Sound – Kites (Light and Dark 2008)
21 Primal Scream – Movin’ On Up (Screamadelica 1991)
22 Steve Rothery – Kendris (The Ghosts of Pripyat 2014)
23 The Blue Nile – Headlights On The Parade (Hats 1989)
24 Unitopia – Nothing Lasts Forever (Artificial 2010)
25 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as the Outro from the 3cd set The Immediate Collection)

TAO is again delighted to say that the podcast for Show No 106 ” The Concept Show Vol 4″ is now available. This is the series of shows that highlight a section of music from a concept album. Music from Sweden, Ukraine, Norway, Australia and the UK.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger excerpt as intro ( The Immediate Collection 3CD Boxset))
2 Bo Hansson – Born Of The Gentle South ( Music Inspired By Watership Down)
3
Camel – The Snow Goose Pt 9-16 (Music Inspired By The Snow Goose 1975 )
4
Karfagen – Dragon Island Suite Pt 1 (Echoes From Within Dragon Island 2019)
5
Rick Wakeman – Music Reincarnate Pt 1-5 (No Earthly Connection 1976)
6
Gandalf’s Fist – Forest Of Fey Pt1-6 (Forest Of Fey 2014 )
7
Gazpacho – Death Room Pt 1-3 ( Demon 2014)
8
Hibernal – The Dark Of The City Pt 1-6 ( The Dark Of The City 2017)
9 The Nice – Brandenburger excerpt as outro ( The Immediate Collection 3CD Boxset))

The Ancient One is delighted to announce that the podcast for Show No 105 is now available. This is one of the “Featuring…” series and is Vol 6, which features the Norwegian band, Fatal Fusion.

The pic is the view this morning (31st March 2019) out of the Eyrie Studio window. Beautiful reflections in the calm waters of the bay.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as the intro..taken from the 3cd boxset..The Immediate Years)
2 Coma Rossi – Dream ( Coma Rossi 2019)
3 Fatal Fusion – Out In The Fields Pt 1-4 (Land Of The Sun 2010)
4 Mostly Autumn – Viking Funeral (White Rainbow 2018)
5 Machines Dream – Toronto Skyline (Revisionist History 2018)
6 The Inner Road – Water Wheel (The Majestic Garden 2019)
7 White Willow – Leaving the House of Thanatos (Ex Tenebris 1998)
8 Fatal Fusion – The City Of Zerych Pt 1-6 (The Ancient Tale 2013)
9 Lucy In Blue – In Flight (In Flight 2019)
10 Eris Pluvia – La Chanson De Jeanne (Tales From Another Time 2019)
11 Apogee – Conspiracy Of Fools (Conspiracy Of Fools 2018)
12 Fatal Fusion – Total Absence (Total Absence 2016)
13 The Cosmic Remedy – The Farewell Suite (The Cosmic Remedy 2013)
14 Willowglass – The Dream Harbour (The Dream Harbour 2013)
15 Van Der Graaf Generator – Refugees (single 1970)
16 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as the outro..taken from the 3cd boxset..The Immediate Years)

The Ancient One and The Krazz

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (Intro) (The Immediate Collection 3cd Boxset)
2 Sketch – Oidhche Boogie (Shed Life 2012)
3 Great White – Congo Square (Hooked 1991)
4 The Wonder Stuff – Welcome To The Cheap Seats. (single Welcome To The Cheap Seats 1992)
5 World Party Message In A Box. ( Goodbye Jumbo 1990)
6 Grand Funk Railroad – Inside Looking Out. (Closer To Home 1970)
7 The Silencers – I Can Feel It. (Seconds Of Pleasure 1993)
8 The Scorpions – Wind Of Change. (Crazy World 1990)
9 Bombay Bicycle Club – Rinse Me Down. (Flaws 2010)
10 George Harrison – Any Road ( Brainwashed 2002)
11 Mike Bloomfield/Al Kooper – Mary-Anne (Live Adventures of Mike Bloomfield and Al Kooper 1969)
12 Ian Neal – The Way Through The Woods (Out Of The Woods 2011)
13 Bachman Turner Overdrive – Blue Collar (Bachman Turner Overdrive 1073)
14 Tom Petty/Heartbreakers – Learning To Fly (Into The Great Wide open 1991)
15 Santana – Smooth (Supernatural 1999)
16 The Charlatans – Weirdo (Single 1992)
17 David Byrne – The Cowboy Mambo (Uh Oh 1992)
18 ELO – Across The Border (Out Of The Blue 1977)
19 Helloween – Keeper Of The 7 Keys (Keeper Of The 7 Keys Part 2 1988)
20 Hawkwind – The Forge Of Vulcan ( Quark Strangeness and Charm 1977)
21 The Band – Acadian Driftwood (Northern Lights Southern Cross 1975)
22 Harry Chapin – 6 String Orchestra (Verities and Balderdash 1974)
23 Sting – An Englishman in NY. (Nothing Like The Sun 1987)
24 Stone Roses – Fools Gold (Single 1992)
25 Cheap Trick – The Flame. (Lap Of Luxury 1988)
26 J J Cale/Eric Clapton – Danger (Road To Escondido 2006)
27 Thunder – Love Walked In. (Backstreet Symphony 1990)
28 Siiga – Michelle (Seashell) (The Sea And The Mirror 2013)
29 The Nice – Brandenburger (Outro) (The Immediate Collection 3cd Boxset)

Extremely happy to announce that Show No 103 from The Ancient One, “Tall Tales Vol 4 plus The Competition” is now available as a podcast. Not only that, but the closing date for the competition is 05/03/19 so you have a couple of days to get your entry in. Question and how to enter during the show.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as Intro) (The Immediate Collection 3cd boxset)
2 Grand Tour – Back In The Zone (Clocks That Tick But Never Talk 2019)
3 Hew Montgomery – Grand Tour Bio Part 1
4 Argos – Cruel Symmetry (Cruel Symmetry 2012)
5 Manning – Charlestown (Charlestown 2010)
6 Hew Montgomery – Grand Tour Bio Part 2
7 Grand Tour – The Panic (Clocks That Tick But Never Talk 2019)
8 Different Light – In The Grand Scheme Of Things Parts 1-8 (The Burden Of Paradise 2016)
9 Monarch Trail – Sand (Sand 2017)
10 Abel Ganz – So Far (Shooting Albatross 2008)
11 Grand Tour – Sweetly Slumber (Clocks That Tick But Never Talk 2019)
12 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as Outro) (The Immediate Collection 3cd boxset)

I’m delighted to say that the latest show from The Ancient One, Show No 102, “Short Stories Vol 3” is now available as a podcast.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as Intro) (The Immediate Collection 3CD Boxset)
2 Adam Rabin – The Badger Flies At Dawn (The Badger Flies At Dawn 2018)
3 Genesis – Can Utility And The Coastliners (Foxtrot 1972)
4 Magic Pie – Motions Of Desire (Motions Of Desire 2005)
5 Galahad – Marz And Beyond (Quiet Storms 2017)
6 Pink Floyd – Poles Apart (The Division Bell 1994)
7 Kaprekar’s Constant – Pearl Of The Lake (Fate Outsmarts Desire 2017)
8 Mythopoeic Mind – Train Of Mind (Mythopoetry 2019)
9 Rocket Scientists – The Lost Years (Refuel 2014)
10 Phog – Moonlight Safari-Morning Light (Communication 2018)
11 RPWL – Welcome To The Freak Show (Tales From Outer Space 2019)
12 Ruphus – Trapped In A Game (New Born Day 1973/2019)
13 White Willow – Hawks Circle The Mountain (Terminal Twilight 2011)
14 The Windmill – Play With Fire (Tribus 2018)
15 Tiger Moth Tales – Three Little Pigs (Storytellers Pt 2 2018)
16 Loonypark – New Beginning (Perpetual 2016)
17 Yuka And Chronoship – The Airship Of Jean Giraud (Ship 2018)
18 Drifting Sun – Remedy (Twilight 2017)
19 Poor Genetic Material – What If? (Absence 2016)
20 Aperco – Euphoria (The Battle 2013)
21 Swifan Eolh and The Mudra Choir – Spiders In The Old Café (The Key 2019)
22 Bjorn Riis – Where Are You Now? (Forever Come To An End 2017)
23 Beggar’s Opera – Silver Peacock Pt 1 and 2 (Waters Of Change 1971)
24 Argos – The Gatekeeper (Circles 2010)
25 Giannotti – The Dance Of The Gnome (The Great Unknown 2014)
26 Martin Orford – Out Of The Darkness (The Old Road 2008)
27 The Nice – Brandenburger (Excerpt used as Outro) (The Immediate Collection 3CD Boxset)

The Ancient One Show No 101 “Featuring..Vol 5” is now available as a podcast. This show features 4 tracks from the Norwegian band, Adventure and 3 tracks from the multinational band, The Samurai of Prog. Not only that, the competition to win a signed copy of “New Horizon” (Adventure) and “Omnibus The Early Years” (The Samurai of Prog) is open until 9th Feb..so listen and (have a chance) to win.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as intro) (The Immediate Collection 3CD Boxset)
2 The Emerald Dawn – Moonlight (Nocturne 2019)
3 Adventure – New Adventures (Adventure 2000)
4 Mythopoeic Mind – Sailor’s Disgrace (Mythopoetry 2019)
5 Adventure – A Crack In The Ice Pt 1 + 2 (Beacon Of Light 2009)
6 The Samurai Of Prog – The Promise (Undercover 2011)
7 The Samurai Of Prog – Sweet Iphigenia (Secrets Of Disguise 2013)
8 The Samurai of Prog – The Imperial Hotel (The Imperial Hotel 2014)
9 Adventure – Simple Man (Caught In The Web 2014)
10 Times Up – 21 Grammes Of Starlight Glow (Black Wing And A Prayer 2018)
11 Kinetic Element – Face Of Life (Face Of Life 2019)
12 Adventure – Horizon (New Horizon 2019)
13 Agusa – Ostan Om Sol, Vastan Om Mane (Hogtid 2014)
14 RPWL – A New World (Tales From Outer Space 2019)
15 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as outro) (The Immediate Collection 3CD Boxset)

The Ancient One Show no 100 is now available as a podcast. This is the second part of “Best of 2018, The Short(er) Ones) 21 tracks which the Ancient One really liked in 2018.

Playlist
1 The Nice -Brandenburger (excerpt used as intro) (The Immediate Collection 3CD set)
2 John Holden – Ancient Of Days (Capture Light 2018)
3 Frequency Drift – Underground (Letters to Maro 2018)
4 Salva – Under The Fear (Off The Deep End 2018)
5 Lazuli – Chronique Canine (Saison 8 2018)
6 Encircled – The Obsession (The Universal Mirth 2018)
7 Mike Kershaw – Dark Spaces (Arms Open Wide 2018)
8 Southern Empire – Goliath’s Moon (Civilisation 2018)
9 Octavarium – Gold Rush (Dystopia 2018)
10 Freedom To Glide – Silent Land (Christmas Single 2018 WW1)
11 Tangekanic – Two Rope Swings (Hotel Cantaffordit 2018)
12 The Sea Within – The Roaring Silence (The Sea Within 2018)
13 Crystal Palace – Collateral (Scattered Shards 2018)
14 Galahad – Dust (Seas Of Change 2018)
15 Samurai Of Prog – The Sleeping Lover (Archiviarum 2018)
16 All Traps On Earth – Omen (A Drop Of Light 2018)
17 Argos – Still Fighting Gravity (Unidentified Dying Objects 2018)
18 Syrinx Call – In A Daze (The Moon On A Stick 2018)
19 Adventure – Lighthouse (New Horizon 2019)
20 Sloth Metropolis – Forest (Origins 2018)
21 Swifa Eohl and The Mudra Choir – Earth Shakes, Rattle and Rolls (The Key 2019)
22 The Paradox Twin – The Mir (The Importance of Mr Bedlam 2018)
23 The Nice -Brandenburger (excerpt used as outro) (The Immediate Collection 3CD set)

It gives me great pleasure to say that The Ancient One Show No 99 is now available as a podcast. This is part 1 of The Ancient One’s Best of 2018..The Long Ones.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt use as the intro) (The Immediate Collection 3cd boxset)
2 The Windmill – The Tree (Tribus 2018)
3 Damanek – Big Eastern Pt 1-3 (In Flight 2018)
4 Malady – Nurja Puoli (Toinen Toista 2018)
5 Sunchild – Victory Voyager (Messages From Afar 2018)
6 Ring Van Mobius – Past The Evening Sun (Past The Evening Sun 2018)
7 Yuka and Chronoship- Argo Pt 1-7 (Ship 2018)
8 The Tangent – Excerpt From Eco-Oceans 2018)
9 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt use as the outro) (The Immediate Collection 3cd boxset)