Proving that prog isn't just for dinosaurs!

I’m delighted to announce that the podcast for edition 260 of Live From Progzilla Towers is now available.

In this edition we heard the following music:

  1. The Swan Chorus – My Dark Passenger
  2. The Swan Chorus – The Check
  3. Sarcophagus Now – Claw Of Crab
  4. Cleft – Frankenstein
  5. Manticore – Beginnings
  6. Pure Reason Revolution – In Aurelia (Live At Nearfest 2007)
  7. Pure Reason Revolution – Borgens Vor (Live At Nearfest 2007)
  8. Supertramp – Hide In Your Shell
  9. Tin Spirits – Summer Now
  10. David Bowie – Blackstar
  11. Steven Wilson – Don’t Hate Me
  12. Fernando Perdomo – Zebra Crossing
  13. Moksha – Starswarm
  14. Fish – Waverly Steps
  15. Riverside – The Day After
  16. Riverside – Acid Rain
  17. Silas Neptune – Mind Games
  18. Steve Hackett – The Steppes
  19. Steve Hackett – The Return Of The Giant Hogweed
  20. Steve Hackett – Spectral Mornings
  21. Rainburn – Suicide Note
  22. Tiger Moth Tales – The Palace
  23. Pink Floyd – Coming Back To Life

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Edition 165 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!


Damanek – The Crossing (from In Flight)
The Paradox Twin – Moonblood (from The Importance Of Mr Bedlam)
Skyharbor – Out of Time (from Sunshine Dust)
El Tubo Elástico – Turritopsis Nutricula (from Impala)
Riverside – Guardian Angel (from Wasteland)

Connect 4:
Memories Of Machines – Something In Our Lives (from Warm Winter)
Gordian Knot – Some Brighter Thing (from Emergent)
Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe – Brother of Mine (from Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe)
Marillion – The Last Straw: Happy Ending (from Clutching at Straws)

Porcupine Tree – Radioactive Toy (from On The Sunday Of Life…)

Jurassic Prog:
Barclay James Harvest – The Poet/After The Day (from BBC In Concert)
Skin Alley – Bad Words And Evil People (from Two Quid Deal?)

Big Big Train – Swan Hunter (from English Electric Part Two)
Von Hertzen Brothers – One May Never Know (from Nine Lives)

Monsters of Progzilla:

Gwenno – Sisial Y Môr (live)
Hannah Peel – Andromeda M31 (live)
worriedaboutsatan – I’m Not (live)
The Radiophonic Workshop – Doctor Who (live)
Jon Hopkins – Everything Connected (live)
Jean-Michel Jarre – Equinoxe, Pt. 7 (live)

Ghost Community – Rise Up (from Cycle of Life)

Edition 157 of Steve Blease’s Heavy Elements is now available as a podcast.


TesseracT – Of Mind – Nocturne
HeKz – Pariah
Giampiero – Panic
Kadebra – Spice Must Flow
Cyrcus Flyght – Twilight of Sin
Edge of Ever – My Leech

Live at 11: Voivod on the MS Independence of the Seas, somewhere in the Caribbean on Friday, 2nd February 2018

Inner Combustion (live)
Fall (live)
Lost Machine (live)

The Algorithm – Handshake
Saul Blease – War Machine

Album of the Week: Katatonia – Viva Emptiness

Burn the Remembrance
Ghost Of The Sun

Avenged Sevenfold – Exist

Edition 164 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!


Uriah Heep – Dreams Of Yesteryear (from Living the Dream)
Tom Slatter – Run (from Rubble and Dust / Run)
The C-Sides Project – Day 1 (from 10 Days)
Sanguine Hum – Bedhead (from Now We Have Power)
Salva – Skyclad (from Off the Deep End)

Connect 4:
The Police – Invisible Sun (from Ghost In The Machine)
Gizmodrome – Zombies In The Mall (from Gizmodrome)
Nine Inch Nails – Just Like You Imagined (from The Fragile)
Queens of the Stone Age – Fairweather Friends (from …Like Clockwork)

IQ – The Darkest Hour (from Ever 25th Anniversary Edition)

Jurassic Prog:
Genesis – The Return Of The Giant Hogweed (from Nursery Cryme)
Spirogyra – Time Will Tell (from St. Radigunds)

King Crimson – Three Of A Perfect Pair (from Three Of A Perfect Pair)
Twelfth Night – Für Helene (live) (from Live At The Target)
Põhja Konn – Ärkamine (from Põhja Konn)
Kyros – Ego (from Vox Humana)
Rhys Marsh – The Ghost Ship (from Sentiment)
Opeth – Mellotron Heart (from Burden EP)

Monsters of Progzilla:

Cave In – Inspire (live)
The Bluetones – Slight Return (live)
Television – Foxhole (live)
XTC – Living Through Another Cuba/Generals and Majors (live)
Jeff Buckley – Eternal Life (live)
Unitopia – Artificial World (live)

Traffic Experiment – Vashta Nerada (from Music by Traffic Experiment)

Edition 163 of Sounds That Can Be Made is now available as a podcast!


Crack The Sky – Talk Talk (from Living in Reverse)
Fish – Man With a Stick (from A Parley With Angels)
Circles – The Messenger (from The Last One)
Phideaux – Inquisitor (from Infernal)
Vôdûn – New Doom (from Ascend)

Connect 4:
Tinyfish – Fly Like A Bird (from Tinyfish)
Shineback – Fears Aren’t Toys (from Rise Up Forgotten, Return Destroyed)
AudioPlastik – Over Now (from In The Head Of A Maniac)
Pain Of Salvation – America (from Ending Themes – On The Two Deaths Of Pain Of Salvation)

Gentle Knife – Fade Way (from Clock Unwound)

Jurassic Prog:
Rush – A Farewell To Kings (from A Farewell To Kings)
Medusa – The Change (from Calling You)

Major Parkinson – Lover, Lower Me Down! (from Blackbox)
Sons Of Apollo – Alive (from Psychotic Symphony)
Abigail’s Ghost – Sneak Peek (from D_Letion)
Saul Blease – Falling (from Daybreak)

Monsters of Progzilla:
Porcupine Tree – Sever (live)
AC/DC – Whole Lotta Rosie (live)
Black Sabbath – Black Sabbath (live)
Steven Wilson – Deform To Form A Star (live)
The Pineapple Thief – Snowdrops (live)
Supertramp – Fool’s Overture (live)

Whitewater – Seconds Fade Away Pt. 2 (from Universal Medium)

When a theme doesn’t come to me, I don’t ‘force it’…

Besides, the music in this show will stand on its own!

So take time to relax, put on your headphones, and immerse yourself in some quality new progressive rock. It may well be the most illuminating part of your day.

Remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are 121 now!).

– Mike “ProgTracks” Pollack

Email: ProgTracks@KPTZ.org (Comments are always welcome)


  • Electric Mud – “Suburban Wasteland Blues” from The Deconstruction Of Light on Timezone
  • D’accorD – “Growing Out of My Mind” from Up in Arms – Single on Lekrofon
  • PRoPoRTioNS – “Reboot” from Reboot on Propsmusic
  • Syndone – “Medea” from Mysoginia on Ma.Ra.Cash Records
  • Kikagaku Moyo – “Fluffy Kosmisch” from Masana Temples on Guruguru Brain
  • Pink Octopus – “Sevens” from Metamorphosis (Phase 1: Obtaining Instrumentalism) on Roadies Delight Records
  • Patrick Grant – “The Weights of Numbers” from Fields Amaze and Other Strange Music on Peppergreen Media
  • Pinn Dropp – “Human Corporate Machine” from Human Corporate Machine – Single on 766990 Records DK
  • Octavarium – “Time Dilation” from Out of Time on 872643 Records DK
  • Syndone – “12 Minuti” from Mysoginia on Ma.Ra.Cash Records
  • PRoPoRTioNS – “Cardiac Rescue” from Reboot on Propsmusic
  • Electric Mud – “Deadend Mind” from The Deconstruction Of Light on Timezone
  • Kikagaku Moyo – “Nana” from Masana Temples on Guruguru Brain

If you have comments (always welcome), or suggestions for show topics/music, feel free to contact me anytime via email:  ProgTracks@KPTZ.org

But first… enjoy the show!

Mike “ProgTracks” Pollack

P.S.  You can skip looking for these posts each week by subscribing to the podcast below!

Edition 127 of THE PROG MILL – first broadcast on Progzilla Radio on Sunday 14 October 2018, is now available to listen to anytime or download as a mp3 file.

Two hours of superb melodic and symphonic progressive rock, plus interviews with Nick Jefferson of Kaprekar’s Constant and Colin Powell (Doug Woods & Colin Powell) recorded at the recent Summers End festival in Chepstow, and a chance to win the new Nova Cascade album.

This Week’s Playlist

1 The C Sides Project – Day 8 (10 Days)
2 The Ryszard Kramarski Project – The Fairly Tales of a Stranger (Sounds from the Past)
3 Albion – Lady Death (You’ll Be Mine)
4 Octavarium – Platform 4 (Beyond The Horizon)
5 Residuos Mentales – A Promise Unkept (Introspection)
6 Nova Cascade – Epiphany (Above All Else)
7 Kaprekar’s Constant – Four Faced Liar (Fate Outsmarts Desire)
8 Lifestream – The Shy Tree (Diary)
9 Gil Fourny – Celtic Game (Single)
10 Jon & Vangelis – A Play Within a Play (Short Stories)
11 Tim Bowness – Sing to Me (Stupid Things Which Mean The World)
12 Doug Woods & Colin Powell – Presenting Miss Lily Louise Pepper (Lilys Gone Mad)
13 Hats Off Gentlemen Its Adequate – Lidice (Out of Mind)
14 Leyenda Mistica – La Llorona (Leyenda Mistica)

You can also hear The Prog Mill every week at these times on Progzilla Radio (www.progzilla.com/listen + via the tune in radio app + internet radios)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – MAIN BROADCAST
Tuesdays 3-5am UK (0200UTC) – for North America (Mon 7pm Pacific and 10pm Eastern)
Tuesdays 11pm-1am UK (2200 UTC)
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1700UTC) an nice easy time to listen during Saturday teatime

Back next week with more superb melodic/symphonic progressive rock, the draw for the winners of the Nova Cascade competition and a chance to win John Holden’s superb CD Capture Light.