Genesis

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This week’s Prog-Watch is a BIG themed special! Hear great BIG classics from Peter Gabriel, Ritual, Electric Light Orchestra, Matt Stevens, Yes, Spock’s Beard, Genesis, Damanek, Stackridge, Tears For Fears, Simon Collins, Tinyfish, Robert Plant, Fish, and Rush! All in 90 minutes!

807: Big Tony’s Big BIG Special

 

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #400 (The Big 4-0-0!)

Another milestone ProgTracks show… one that Mike never dreamed he’d reach.

But he did… and he’s playing epics, both classic and new, to celebrate!

[BTW, that’s a classic 1967 Pontiac Firebird 400, proving Mike is really old].

PLAYLIST:
  • The Pneumatic Transit – “Shipyard Dawn” from Nimoy on Independent (2021)
  • Pacifica – “The Mariner” from The Mariner – Single on Independent (2020)
  • Genesis – “Supper’s Ready” from Foxtrot on Charisma (1972)
  • Mark Wingfield – “Persian Snow Leopard” from Zoji on MoonJune Records (2021)
  • Yes – “Close to the Edge” from Close to the Edge on Atlantic (1972)

Feel free to contact me any time via email:  ProgTracks@KPTZ.org

And remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are over 235 podcasts now!).

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THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #391 (The Art Rock Age)

Prog?  Progressive Rock?  Neither was a common descriptor in 1970.

But ‘Art Rock’ was.

Time marches on…and many albums turning 50 this year deserve some love before this tumultuous year ends.

So it’s all 1970 this week!

Feel free to contact me any time via email:  ProgTracks@KPTZ.org

And remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are over 220 podcasts now!).

Most importantly, SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST below, so you’ll have it delivered to your fingertips weekly! ˅˅˅˅˅˅˅˅

Come and do a little Moonlighting with Prog-Watch this week, where every song will have the word “Moon” in the title! With music from a wide assortment of artists, including Genesis, City Boy, Tom Slatter, Sky Cries Mary, Conspiracy, Thin Lizzy, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Flame Dream, Lana Lane, The Electric Light Orchestra, White Willow, The Nice, The Alan Parson Project, Seven Steps To The Green Door, Marco Ragni, and The Who!

739: Moonlighting

 

This week on Prog-Watch I’m taking a look at the rich and diverse Musical World of Phil Collins! We’ll hear music from Genesis, Brand X, and his solo career, and some of the noteworthy and interesting guest appearances Phil made on records by other artists including some of his Genesis bandmates, Frida, Robert Plant, Howard Jones, and more! Great drumming and singing will abound!

721: The Musical World of Phil Collins

 

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #360 (The Lucky 7th Show)

This week we’ll celebrate the fact that Mike has made it to the 7-year mark without getting sacked!

LOTS of great music… and MINIMAL meaningless chatter.  Oh, and there’s actually a theme… perhaps.

PLAYLIST:

  • Half Past Four – “Missing Sevenths” from A Rabbit in the Vestibule on Independent (2008)
  • Mother Turtle – “707 (A November Less)” from Mother Turtle on Independent (2013)
  • Trettioåriga Kriget – “Night Flight – 77” from Elden Av Ar on Mellotronen (2004)
  • Phideaux – “Love Theme From Number Seven” from Number Seven on Bloodfish Music (2009)
  • Phideaux – “Storia Senti” from Number Seven on Bloodfish Music (2009)
  • Genesis – “Seven Stones” from Nursery Cryme on Charisma (1971)
  • When Mary – “7summers7winters” from 7summers7winters on WhenMary Music (2013)
  • Chris Squire – “Lucky Seven” from Fish Out Of Water on Atlantic (1975)
  • Plastic Overlords – “12 Steps to Seventh Heaven” from Sonic Astronomy on Fool’s Errand Records (2012)
  • Chafouin– “7+7-7” from Bon débarras on Epice Records (2018)
  • Cobalt Blue – “Dweller of the Sevenfold” from Stop Momentum on Infrasound Records (2017)
  • jhimm – “Seven Ages” from The Golden Age of Nothing (Side 1) on Independent (2017)
  • Wolfspring – “24/7” from Wolfspring on Quadrifonic Records (2010)
  • MAGMA – “The Last Seven Minutes” from Attahk on Seventh Records (1978)

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

And remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are almost 200 podcasts now!).

Most importantly, SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST below, so you’ll have it delivered to your fingertips weekly! ˅˅˅˅˅˅˅˅

This week I’m celebrating the 5th Birthday of my flagship station, Progzilla Radio, with a special exploring five of the albums that got me into Progressive Rock in the first place! Take a little trip down memory lane with me and the Beatles, the Moody Blues, the Alan Parsons Project, Genesis, and Yes! 

Special: Celebrating Progzilla Radio’s 5th Birthday

 

 

This week’s Prog-Watch is an entire show dedicated to prog rock classic tracks! I’m spinning tunes by Genesis, Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention, King Crimson, Kansas, The Alan Parson Project, Yes, Jethro Tull, The Electric Light Orchestra, Manfred Mann’s Earth Band, and Caravan! Our friend and resident reviewer, Dr. Rob Fisher, is also doing a Progressive Discoveries segment on a classic album… Breathless by Camel! Come along as Prog-Watch goes “old school”!

648: Classix, Vol. 1

 

 

This week on Prog-Watch it’s another of my themed specials, and the theme is family! Every song has to do with family and especially close family members (Mother, Father, Sister and Brother)! Music will be supplied by great classic and contemporary artists, including Jethro Tull, Genesis, Yes, Pendragon, Alan Parsons, Renaissance, Seven Steps To The Green Door, Queen, IO Earth, Traffic, The Nice, The Who, Dukes Of The Orient, and Peter Gabriel! Come along for a fun ride!

639: All in the Family

 

This week’s Prog-Watch is a themed special, and the theme is “Shhhh”! Every song relates to silence or quiet. We’ll hear music from great classic and contemporary artists including Mike + The Mechanics, Unitopia, Chris Squire, Paul Draper, Spock’s Beard, The Flower Kings, Sanguine Hum, Queensryche, Dave Kerzner, RPWL, The Barock Project, and Genesis! Come along for a fun ride!

632: Shhh