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Edition 227 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.

Playlist:

Caligula’s Horse – The Tempest
Tomorrow’s Eve – Imago
Green Carnation – Leaves of Yesteryear
Shattered Skies – Born of Solder
Conception – Waywardly Broken

That Was The Year That Prog: 2005
Kamelot – March of Mephisto
Spheric Universe Experience – Burning Box Gala
Pagan’s Mind – New World Order
Beyond Twilight – Ectasy Arise
Dream Theater – Never Enough

Epic at 11: Odd Logic – Boundary Division

Nevermore – Sentient 6
Warrel Dane – When We Pray

Album of the Week: Atheist – Unquestionable Presence
Mother Man
An Incarnation’s Dream
Unquestionable Presence

Borealis – Midnight City

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Edition 235 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!

Playlist:

Exploring Birdsong – The River (from The Thing With Feathers)
Marjana Semkina – Dark Matter (from Sleepwalking)
Scarlet Hollow – Crimson Lights And Dark Waters (from A Window to October)
Ms Amy Birks – Say Something (from All That I Am & All That I Was)
Potter’s Daughter – This Winter’s Child (from This Winter’s Child)
Magenta – Children Of The Sun (from Revolutions)
Touchstone – Oceans Of Time (from Oceans Of Time)
Kim Seviour – The Dive (from Recovery is Learning)
Pure Reason Revolution – Goshen’s Remains (from The Dark Third)
The Gathering – Morphia’s Waltz (from If_then_else)
Beatrix Players – Obey Me (from Magnified)
The Anchoress – Doesn’t Kill You (from Confessions of a Romance Novelist)
Anathema – A Natural Disaster (from A Natural Disaster)
Archive – End Of Our Days (from Restriction)
Heather Findlay Band – Dark Eyes / The Dreamer’s Wake (from I Am Snow)
Mantra Vega – The Illusion’s Reckoning (from The Illusion’s Reckoning)
Birdeatsbaby – Bones Of God (from Tanta Furia)
Deep Sea Diver – NWO (from History Speaks)
Cairo – Nothing To Prove/Nothing To Prove Reprise (from Say)
Oceans of Slumber – …This Road (from Winter)
Voyager – Saccharine Dream (from Colours in the Sun)

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Edition 226 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.

Playlist:

Queensrÿche – Anarchy-X/Revolution Calling
Opeth – Porcelain Heart
Symphony X – The Odyssey
Between The Buried And Me – The Coma Machine/Dim Ignition
Threshold – Paradox (live)

2015: Amorphis – Under The Red Cloud
2016: Devin Townsend Project – Stormbending
2017: Persefone – Prison Skin
2018: TesseracT – Juno
2019: Soen – Martyrs

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Edition 234 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!

Playlist:

Pink Floyd – Shine On You Crazy Diamond (Parts I-V) (from Wish You Were Here)
Barclay James Harvest – Mockingbird (live) (from Berlin: A Concert For The People)
Rush – The Trees (from Hemispheres)
Twelfth Night – Sequences (live) (from Reading Rock ’83)
Marillion – Forgotten Sons (live) (from Early Stages)

2015: The Dear Hunter – Is There Anybody Here? (from Act IV: Rebirth In Reprise)
2016: Kyros – Technology Killed the Kids II (from Vox Humana)
2017: Ulver – So Falls the World (from The Assassination of Julius Caesar)
2018: Midas Fall – Evaporate (from Evaporate)
2019: IQ – Rise (from Resistance)

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Edition 225 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.

Playlist:

Royal Hunt – Paper Blood
Godsticks – Denigrate
Psychotic Waltz – While the Spiders Spin
Sons of Apollo – Fall to Ascend
Dissonance in Design – Magnificent Howl

That Was The Year That Prog: 1994
Dream Theater – Caught in a Web
Fates Warning – Monument
Savatage – Chance
Threshold – Babylon Rising
Queensrÿche – Damaged

Epic at 11: Disillusion – The Sleep of Restless Hours

Atma Weapon – Dark Tower IV
Prophecy Within – Ashes of Sundown

Album of the Week: Vanden Plas – Christ 0
Christ 0
January Sun
Postcard to God

HeKz – The Left Hand of God

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Edition 233 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!

Playlist:

It Bites – Once Around The World (from Once Around The World)
Mike Oldfield – Crisis (from Crises)
Marillion – Grendel (from Market Square Heroes)
Anthony Phillips – 1984 pts 1 & 2 (from 1984)
Twelfth Night – Sequences (live) (from Live At the Target)
IQ – The Last Human Gateway (from Tales From The Lush Attic)
Pallas – The Ripper (live) (from The River Sessions)


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Edition 224 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.

Playlist:

Thy Catafalque – A Bolyongás Ideje
Kingcrow – Astray
Nero di Marte – L’Arca
Mobius – Bhati भाति
Stömb – Dimension Zero

That Was The Year That Prog: 2016
Devin Townsend Project – Failure
Evergrey – Distance
Katatonia – Serein
Oceans of Slumber – Suffer the Last Bridge
Fates Warning – SOS

Epic at 11: Dead Kosmonaut – Dead Kosmonaut Pts. I & II

Avenged Sevenfold – The Stage
Persefone – Stillness Is Timeless

Album of the Week: Shadow Gallery – Tyranny
War For Sale
I Believe
Mystery

PreHistoric Animals – A Ghost Came One Day

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Edition 223 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.

Playlist:

Queensrÿche – I Don’t Believe In Love
Darktribe – Voici l’Homme
Psychotic Waltz – All The Bad Men
Thoughts Factory – Frozen Planet
Intronaut – Cubensis

That Was The Year That Prog: 2010
Myrath – Tempest Of Sorrows
Echoes – Rude Awakening
Seventh Wonder – Alley Cat
Triosphere – Human Condition
Shaolin Death Squad – Centipede

Epic at 11: Until Rain – Anthem to Creation

Redemption – Bleed Me Dry
Pagan’s Mind – God’s Equation

Album of the Week: Symphony X – V: The New Mythology Suite
Evolution (The Grand Design)
A Fool’s Paradise
Rediscovery, Pt. 2: The New Mythology

Circus Maximus – Namaste

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Edition 232 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!

Playlist:

Leandro Fonseca – Pliny The Younger (from Paternoster)
Moon Halo – Awoken (from Chroma)
Hats Off Gentlemen It’s Adequate – Nostalgia For Infinity (from Nostalgia For Infinity)
John Holden – Ancestors and Satellites (from Rise and Fall)
Ulver – Russian Doll (from Russian Doll)
Phideaux – Chupacabras (from Chupacabras)
Van der Graaf Generator – Lost: The Dance In Sand And Sea/The Dance In The Frost (from H to He, Who Am the Only One)
Atomic Rooster – Broken WIngs (from Atomic Rooster)
Voyager – Runaway (from Colours in the Sun)
Osaka Punch – Drones (from Drones)
King Crimson – Discipline (from Discipline)
Eloy – Point of No Return (from Planets)
The Merlin Bird – Rhyme To Reason (from Reason And Rhyme)
Karda Estra – The Projected Future (from Constellations)
Shadowland – The Whistleblower (from Ring of Roses)
Casino – Crap Game (from Casino)
Black Sabbath – Planet Caravan (from Paranoid)
Nazareth – King is Dead (from Nazareth)
Pallas – Sacrifice (from XXV)
Parzivals Eye – Liar (from Defragments)
Yes – It Will Be A Good Day (The River) (from The Ladder)
Genesis – Congo (from Calling All Stations)
Bader Nana – 1917 Main Theme Rock Version (from 1917)

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Edition 231 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!

Playlist:

Mangala Vallis – Demon (from Voices)
Dave Brons – EÄ (from Not all Those Who Wander are Lost)
The C Sides Project – Bremen (from Purple Hearts Corner)
Wishbone Ash – We Stand As One (from Coat of Arms)
Pure Reason Revolution – Silent Genesis (from Eupnea)
Porcupine Tree – Anesthetize (from Fear Of A Blank Planet)
Golden Earring – Are You Receiving Me? (from Moontan)
Camel – Arubaluba (from Camel)
Marillion – Cathedral Wall (from Radiation)
Galahad – Welcome to Paradise (from In A Moment Of Complete Madness)
The Fierce And The Dead – Truck (from The Euphoric Masters)
Halocraft – Chains for the Sea (from Chains for the Sea)
Abel Ganz – Rain Again (from The Dangers Of Strangers)
Twelfth Night – Kings & Queens (from Art & Illusion)
Mystery – Dear Someone (from The World Is A Game)
AudioPlastik – Distant Skies (from In The Head Of A Maniac)
Scorpions – Longing For Fire (from In Trance)
David Coverdale – Northwinds (from Northwinds)
Blackfield – My Gift Of Silence (from Blackfield II)
Oceansize – Ransoms (from Self Preserved While The Bodies Float Up)
Ozzy Osbourne – Ordinary Man (feat. Elton John) (from Ordinary Man)

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