The Prog Mill

The Easter Sunday (edition 255) edition of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (475 in total), first broadcast 4 April 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime you like or download.

Once again we have two hours of fantastic melodic and symphonic progressive rock for you. The latest review from The Progressive Aspect, and a chance to test your knowledge of the wonderful world of prog in our fun, quick fire quiz where we ask.. “How Proggy Are You”

Here’s This Week’s Playlist

1 Material Eyes – Adrenaline High (Three of a Kind)
2 Time Haven Club – Untold Memories (Gathered at Dusk)
3 Wojtek Pilichowski Band – Millerium’o/Running Up That Hill (25 Lat – koncerty w Trojce)
4 The Mighty Handful – The Signal (Men in Stasis)
5 Esthesis – Still Far To Go (The Awakening)
6 Artsruni – Aditon (Cruzaid)
7 Nova Cascade – The Minutes After (Single)
8 Vennart – Forc in the Road (In The Dead Dead Wod)
9 Melissa – Matalla (Midnight Trampoline)
10 GU-RU – Zenith (Zenith’s Privilege)
11 Animator – Natural Right (Gallery)
12 Altered State – Ghost Beside My Bed (Altered State)
13 Gerard Smith – Waves of Confusion (Lullabies in an Ancient Tongue)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0200UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2200 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1700 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill

Edition 254 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (474 in total) – first broadcast 28 March 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download.

Another two hours of superb melodic & symphonic progressive rock. Including (if listening in time) a chance to win a digital download of John Holden’s new album Circles in Time. Leo Trimming from The Progressive Aspect also joins us to review that album.

Here’s This Week’s Playlist

1 Cast – Location & Destination (Vigesimus)
2 AmartiA – Lose Control (Daylight Beauty)
3 Bijou – Los Albores Del Fuego Imperecedero (El Profeta)
4 John Holden – The Secret of Chapel Field (Circles in Time)
5 Cosmograf – Memories Lie (Rattrapante)
6 Odessa – Di Buio e Luce Pt 2 (L’Alba Della Civilta)
7 Anders Buaas – The World (Tarot)
8 Let See Thin – To The Stars (2 Years 2 Late)
9 Quidam – No Quarter (Pod Niebam Czas)
10 Checking for Echo – The Big Issue (Life & Other Short Stories Vol 1)
11 Epica – Abyss of Time (acoustic) (Omega bonus CD)
12 Jethro Tull – We Used to Know (Stand Up)
13 Rick Wakeman – Catherine Howard (The Six Wives of Henry VIII)
14 Clive Nolan & Oliver Wakeman – Why Do You Hate Me (Dark Fables/Tales by Gaslight

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2100UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0200UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2200 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1700 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill

Edition 253 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (473 in total), first broadcast 21 March 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download as a mp3 file.

This week I am joined for the entire show by JOHN HOLDEN – who will firstly be chatting about the making of his new album CIRCLES IN TIME, which we’ll hear a few tracks from. Then in the second hour John will be selecting some of his own favourite progressive rock tracks from the 21st century.

Here’s THIS WEEK’S PLAYLIST

1 John Holden – Avalanche (Circles in Time)
2 John Holden – High Line (Circles in Time)
3 John Holden – KV62 (Circles in Time)
4 Downes Braide Association – Love Among the Ruins (Halcyon Hymns)
5 Big Big Train – The Transit of Venus Across The Sun (Folklore)
6 Steve Hackett – A Place Called Freedom (Beyond The Shrouded Horizon)
7 Steven Wilson – Routine (Hand. Cannot. Erase)
8 Yes – Sad Night at the Airfield (Fly From Here – Return Trip)
9 Lifesigns – Last One Home (Altitude)
10 John Holden – Dreams of Cadiz (Circles in Time)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2200UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0300UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2300 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1800 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill

The PROG MILL FISH SPECIAL – a retrospective career booked look at the music of the great Scotsman, compiled by and co-presented by Leo Trimming of The Progressive Aspect, is now available to stream anytime or download here on Progzilla Podcasts.

Two hours of superb music, from Fish’s days as lead singer of Marillion in the 80’s, up to his final solo album Weltschmerz. Featuring a variety of tracks loving selected by Leo, and not always the one’s (or the versions) you might expect!

Here’s the PLAYLIST

1 Marillion – Market Square Heroes (Single)
2 Marillion – Script for a Jesters Tear (Script for a Jesters Tear)
3 Marillion – Forgotten Sons (Live) (Script 2020 delux edition remaster)
4 Marillion – Incubus (Fugazi 1999 remaster)
5 Marillion – Sugar Mice (Radio Edit) (Clutching at Straws)
6 Fish – Vigil (Vigil in a Wilderness of Mirrors)
7 Fish – Brother 52 (Sunsets on Empire 2015 remaster)
8 Fish – Innocent Party (live) (Return to Childhood – originally from Field of Crows)
9 Fish – Long Cold Day (Return to Childhood – originally from Fellini Days)
10 Fish – Manchmal (13th Star) with added live intro
11 Egbert Derix & Fish – Pseudo Silk Kimono (Paintings in Minor Lila – New Music Inspired by Marillion)
12 Marillion – Kayleigh (Misplaced Childhood)
13 Fish – A Feast of Consequences (A Feast of Consequences)
14 Fish – Garden of Remembrance (Weltschmerz)
15 Fish – Weltschmerz (Weltschmerz)
16 Fish – Sunsets on Empire (Sunsets on Empire)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2200UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0300UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2300 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1800 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill

NEXT WEEK ON THE PROG MILL – A special to celebrate the launch of John Holden’s new album Circles in Time. I’ll be joined by John, playing tracks from the album. He’ll also be choosing some of his own proggy favourites of recent times.

Edition 251 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (471 in total) – first broadcast 7 March 2021, is now also available to stream on demand or download. Two hours of superb melodic and symphonic progressive rock.

This week includes the latest audio review from The Progressive Aspect as Richard Swan takes a listen to the latest Solstice album Sia. You can test your knowledge of the wonderful world of prog in our fun quiz as we ask “How Proggy Are You?”, and (if listening in time) there is a chance to win the latest album by quirky London proggers PsychoYogi.

Here’s This Week’s Playlist

1 Vienna Circle – Secrets of the Rising Sun (Secrets of the Rising Sun)
2 Dawnation – Behind the Mad (The Mad Behind)
3 PsychoYogi – New Frontier (Dangerous Devices)
4 Lux Terminus – Epilogue – Fly (Together Apart & The Courage to Be)
5 The Emerald Dawn – And I Stood Transfixed (To Touch the Sky)
6 Big Sleep – Free Life (Bluebell Wood)
7 Our Destiny – The Promise (Awakening)
8 Solstice – A New Day (Sia)
9 Mice on Stilts – Orca (Hope for a Mourning)
10 Marillion – Freaks (B Side to Lavender)
11 Marillion – Seperated Out Live (With Friends at St Davids Live)
12 Gentle Giant – On Reflection (John Peel Sessions 16 September 1975)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2200UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0300UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2300 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1800 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill

NEXT WEEK ON THE PROG MILL – Join us for a career bookend special on the Scottish prog genius FISH – compiled by and including reviews by Leo Trimming of TPA. Including tracks from the Fish era of Marillion and his solo work. Thats on the Prog Mill beginning Sunday 14 March.

The 250th PROG MILL to be produced for Progzilla Radio (470 in total across all stations), first broadcast 28th February 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download.

Two hours of fantastic melodic and symphonic progressive rock. I’m also joined by Libby and John Holden to chat about the release of Together Apart, an album being released on Friday 5 March on Bandcamp in aid of Ovarian Cancer Research, don’t miss the amazing new version of Northern Lights! This week’s review from The Progressive Aspect sees Andrew Halley listening to the new Transatlantic album (s) The Absolute Universe, and you can test your knowledge of the world of progressive rock in our fun, quick fire quiz ‘How Proggy Are You’, which this week takes you to Scandanavia.

This Week’s Playlist

1 Stewart Clark – I’m Scared of Music (Lets Go There)
2 Ring Van Mobius – The Mobius Ring (The 3rd Majesty)
3 Eyesberg – Into The Asylum – (Claustrophobia)
4 Caligonaut – Hushed (Magnified as Ghosts)
5 Iconic Sky – Writers Block (Iconic Sky)
6 John Holden & Friends – Northern Lights (Together Apart)
7 Transatlantic – Overture & Reaching For The Sky (The Absolute Universe)
8 Kiku Latte – Geranium Blooming in the Sky (Fantasia)
9 Pageant – Lapis Lazuli (The Pay for Dreamers Sin)
10 Nick Fletcher – Cycles of Behaviour (Cycles of Behaviour)
11 Twenty Five Views of Worthing – You Are What You Eat (Twenty Five Views of Worthing)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2200UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0300UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2300 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1800 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill

Edition 249 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (469 in total), first broadcast 21 February 2021, can now also be streamed on demand or downloaded as a mp3 file. Another two hours of amazing melodic and symphonic progressive rock.

This week’s review from The Progressive Aspect sees Bob Mulvey taking a listen to the new album by American musician Mark Vickness, and you can test your knowledge of the wonderful world of prog in our fun quick fire quiz ‘How Proggy Are You?!)

This Week’s Playlist

1 Meer – Honey (Playing House)
2 Mental Season – Man In The Field (Mental Season)
3 Magic Bus – Inca Trail (The Earth Years)
4 Caamora – Shadows (Walk on Water)
5 Hybrid – Shadow Dancing (Integration)
6 Amanda Kim Sanderson – Funeral of the Forest (Spirits of the Witchwood)
7 Ekos – Orillas Del Tiempo Pt II (Otra Dimension)
8 Mark Vickness – Interwoven (Interconnected)
9 Blackfield – Where is My Love (Blackfield)
10 Blackfield – Hello (Blackfield)
11 The Enid – First Light (The Bridge)
12 Seconds Before Landing – Between Here And There (Trio Volume 2)
13 Rush – Jacobs Ladder (Permanent Waves)
14 Renaissance – Opening Out (A Song for All Seasons)
15 Renaissance Rock Orchestra – A Song of Hope (Single)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2200UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0300UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2300 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1800 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill

Edition 248 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (468 in total), first broadcast 14 February 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download. (192 kb/s mp3).

Two hours of superb melodic and symphonic progressive rock. Also this week, the latest audio mini album review from The Progressive sees Jez Rowden taking a listen to the latest Gryphon album, and there is a chance to test your knowledge of the world of prog from the 60’s in our fun, quick fire quiz “How Proggy Are You?!”

Here’s this week’s playlist

1 Transatlantic – Looking for the Light (Reprise) (The Absolute Universe)
2 Perfect Storm – No Air (No Air)
3 The Flying Caravan – Flying Caravan (I Just Wanna Break Even)
4 Asia Minor –Oriental Game (Points of Liberation)
5 Nine Skies – Somewhere Inside Mankind (Sweetheart Grips)
6 Barock Project – Fools Epilogue (Vivo)
7 Gryphon – Krum Dancing (Get Out of my Fathers Car)
8 Stewart Clark – Lets Go There (Lets Go There)
9 Gepetto – Photographs of Stars (From Heaven to the Stars)
10 Tempus Fugit – Never (The Dawn After The Storm)
11 Suburban Savages – Iconoclast (Demagogue Days)
12 Perfect Beings – Rivermaker (Perfect Beings II)
13 Giovanni Blue – Drifting on the Blue (Moments)
14 Yes – Its Over (Bonus track on 2004 CD re-issue of 90125)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2200UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0300UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2300 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1800 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill

Edition 247 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (467 in total), first broadcast 7 February 2021, is now also available to listen to anytime or download (192kb/s mp3). Another two hours of fantastic melodic and symphonic progressive rock.

Also this week, Mel Allen from The Progressive Aspect reviews the latest Ozric Tentacles album, and you can test your knowledge of 90’s progressive rock in our fun, quick fire quiz which we call “How Proggy Are You?!

Here’s this week’s playlist

1 Lifesigns – Shoreline (Altitude)
2 Meer – Across The Ocean (Playing House)
3 Lighthouse Sparrows – Safe and Sound (Single)
4 Raven Sad – Absolution Trial (The Leaf and the Wing)
5 Dimitri Toonen – Desolation Suite II – Choices (Leave My Mind Sometimes)
6 The New Empire – Foundation (Second Lifetime)
7 Ozric Tentacles – Stripey Clouds (Space for the Earth)
8 DarWin 2 – Future History (A Frozen War)
9 League of Lights – Shockwave (The In Between)
10 The Besnard Lakes – The Father of Time Wakes Up (The Besnard Lakes are the last of the great thunderstorm warnings)
11 Esperanto – Obsession (Last Tango)
12 ESP – Almost Seen (Invisible Din)
13 Gong – Love is How U Make It (Angels Egg)
14 Syrinx Call – Big Data (MirrorNeuron)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2200UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0300UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2300 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1800 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill

Edition 246 of THE PROG MILL for Progzilla Radio (466 in total), first broadcast 31 January 2021, is now also available to listen to any time you like or download. Another two hours of superb melodic and symphonic progressive rock. This week’s show also includes a review from Jez Rowden of The Progressive Aspect of the latest solo album from King Crimson’s Jakko M Jakszyk, and our fun quick fire quiz as we find out just how proggy you really are!

Here’s this week’s playlist (if you don’t want to know just scroll to the bottom and press play!)

1 Solstice – Stand Up (Sia)
2 35 Tapes – Undertows (Home)
3 Bridgend – Adulta Nox (Rajas)
4 Yacobs – How Will I Know (Beautiful)
5 Anders Buaas – The Magician (Tarot)
6 Dreaming David K – Lost in Space (Mr Passive Progressive)
7 Bad Dreams – Silent Run (Chrysalis)
8 Jakko M Jakszyk – The Rotters Club is Closing Down (Secrets & Lies)
9 Superdrama – The Promise (The Promise)
10 Sean Filkins – The English Eccentric (Love and Peace and Other Short Stories)
11 The Amorphous Androgynous – We Persuade Ourselves We Are Immortal (We Persuade Ourselves We Are Immortal)
12 Gammalon – Dreaming in Color (The Periphery of Imagination)
13 Genesis – Visions of Angels (Trespass)

You can hear The Prog Mill on Progzilla Radio at these times every week (www.progzilla.com/listen – via the tune in and other internet radio apps and platforms – or ask your smart speaker to “Play Radio Progzilla on Tune-In”)

Sundays 10pm – Midnight UK (2200UTC) – main broadcast
Tuesdays 0300-0500 UK (0300UTC) – For North America – Mon 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern
Tuesdays 2300-0100UK (2300 UTC) – 1500 Pacific/1800 Eastern
Saturdays 6-8pm UK (1800 UTC) – Family friendly Saturday evening repeat

Plus: A podcast of the show which you can stream anytime or download as a mp3 file is normally online by Monday evening each week, with links here and at progzilla.com/podcasts

Your melodic and symphonic progressive rock music suggestions for the show are very welcome. Just email shaun@progzilla.com, or message via twitter @shaunontheair or facebook.com/theprogmill