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The Ancient One is delighted to say that Show No 112 is now available as a podcast. This is “The Karisma Records Show” where some of the artists that are releasing music via the Norwegian (mainly) progressive label are featured. There are 17 superb tracks contained within the 3 hour journey.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as Intro from the 3cd Boxset The Immediate Collection)
2 Lucy In Blue – Respire (In Flight 2019)
3 Caravela Escarlate – Atmosfera (Caravela Escarlate 2019)
4 Oak – False Memory Archive (False Memory Archive 2018)
5 Tusmorke – Toyens Hemmelighet (Fjernsyn I Farver 2018)
6 Ljungblud – Hassblad (Villa Carlota 5959 2017)
7 Galasphere 347 – The Voice Of Beauty Drowned (Galasphere 347 2018)
8 Jordsjo – Stifinner (Nattfiolen 2019)
9 Wobbler – In Taberna (Afterglow 2009)
10 Shaman Elephant – Shaman In The Wood (Crystals 2016)
11 Airbag – Disconnected (Disconnected 2016)
12 Ossicles – Will It Last (Music For Wastelands 2015)
13 Magic Pie – The Hedonist (Fragments of the 5th Element 2019)
14 D’Accord – Mon – Sat Pt 1+2 (D’Accord III 2013)
15 Fatal Fusion – Total Absence (Total Absence 2016)
16 Brimstone – This Is The Universe (Mannsverk 2014)
17 Nordagust – Mysterious Ways (In The Mist Of Morning 2009)
18 Bjorn Riis – This House (A Storm Is Coming 2019)
19 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as Intro from the 3cd Boxset The Immediate Collection)

The Ancient One has great pleasure in announcing the birth of the podcast of Show No 111 “The Concept Show Volume 5” Hear music from Mike Oldfield, The Minstrel’s Ghost, Hibernal, Rick Wakeman and Karfagen. Large “chunks” of concept albums old and new.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as the Intro from the 3cd boxset The Immediate Story)
2 Mike Oldfield – Songs Of Distant Earth Pts 1-9 (Songs From Distant Earth 1994)
3 The Minstrel’s Ghost – The Road To Avalon Pt 1 The Journey (The Road To Avalon 2013)
4 Hibernal – The Machine Pt 1-6 (The Machine 2013)
5 Rick Wakeman – The Myths And Legends of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table Pt 1-9 (2016)
6 Karfagen – Dragon Island Suite No 2 (Echoes of Dragon Island 2019)
7 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as the Outro from the 3cd boxset The Immediate Story)

The Ancient One is delighted to let people know that Show No 110 “Mixed Bag Vol 7” is now available as a podcast. This is one of the series of shows where “anything goes”. This show also has a competition for two lucky listeners to be in with a chance of winning a copy of Toki No Kase, the latest release from The Samurai Of Prog. The closing date for the competition is 15th June so at the moment, there is still time to get an entry in.

PLaylist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as Intro) (From the 3cd boxset The Immediate Years)
2 Caravela Escarlata – Um Brilho Fragil No Infinito ( Caravela Escarlata 2017)
3 Andres Guazelli – Wish You Could Hear (single 2013)
4 35 Tapes – Mushroom (Lost and Found 2019)
5 La Torre Dell’Alchimista – La Torre Dell’Alchimista (La Torre Dell’Alchimista 2001)
6 Kinetic Element – All Eyes Open (The Face Of Life 2019)
7 RPWL – Give Birth To The Sun (Tales From Outer Space 2019)
8 The Samurai of Prog – Competition Question
9 The Samurai of Prog – Au Contraire (Toki No Kase 2019)
10 The Samurai of Prog – The Bicycle Ride (Toki No Kase 2019)
11 Ruphus – Back Side (Ranshart 1974/2019)
12 Salva – Clarity Pt 1-4 (Off The Deep End 2018)
13 Great Wide Nothing – The View From Olympus (The View From Olympus 2019)
14 Mythopoeic Mind – Train Of Mind (Mythopoetry 2019)
15 Broken Parachute – Devils (Living Dangerously 2019)
16 Eris Pluvia – The Hum (Tales From Another Time 2019)
17 Green Desert Tree – Clear Up Your Mind (Progressive Worlds 2019)
18 The Nice – Brandenburger (excerpt used as Outro) (From the 3cd boxset The Immediate Years)

The Ancient One is very happy to announce that Show No 109 (“Featuring Vol 7”) is now available as a podcast. This show features 3 classic (and even classy) bands who set out on the road to fame and fortune in the 60’s. They are Pink Floyd, Yes and Genesis. Cheers.

Playlist

1 The Nice – Brandenburger (Excerpt used as the Intro from the 3cd boxset The Immediate Years)
2 Pink Floyd – See Emily Play (Piper at the Gates of Dawn 3cd boxset 2007)
3 Yes – Long Distance Runaround (Fragile 1971)
4 Genesis – Timetable (Foxtrot 1972)
5 Pink Floyd – Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun (Ummagumma Disc 1 1969)
6 Yes – I’ve Seen All Good People (The Yes Album 1971)
7 Genesis – The Knife (Trespass 1970)
8 Pink Floyd – Echoes (Meddle 1971)
9 Yes – Awaken (Going For The One 1977)
10 Genesis – The Battle Of Epping Forest (Selling England By The Pound 1973)
11 Pink Floyd – Coming Back To Life (The Division Bell 1994)
12 Yes – Time And A Word (Time And A Word 1970)
13 Genesis – Return OF The Giant Hogweed (Nursery Cryme 1971)
14 Pink Floyd – Wish You Were Here (Wish You Were Here 1975)
15 Yes – Siberian Khatru (Close To The Edge 1972)
16 Genesis – One For The Vine (Wind And Wuthering 1976)
17 Pink Floyd – Wearing The Inside Out (The Division Bell 1994)
18 Yes – Wondrous Stories (Going For The One 1977)
19 Genesis – Watcher Of The Skies (Foxtrot 1972)
20 Pink Floyd – Bike (Piper At The Gates Of Dawn 3cd Boxset 2007)
21 Yes -Astral Traveller (Time And A Word 1970)
22 Genesis – Harlequin (Nursery Cryme 1971)
23 The Nice – Brandenburger (Excerpt used as the Outro from the 3cd boxset The Immediate Years)

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)