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Progressive Tracks Show #367 (2020 SeaProg-ish Festival #3)

Sadly, the 2020 SeaProg Festival has been cancelled due to COVID-19. But that doesn’t mean we can’t get acquainted with some of the artists who were scheduled to play for us.

This week it’s on of the best guitarists in the business, her all-star band, and other notable artists who have performed at previous SeaProg festivals.

  • Upwell – “In a Handbasket” from In Through The Outro on Upwell (2015)
  • Zero Times Everything – “Third Uncle” from Sound of Music on Independent (2020)
  • Jane Getter – “Inversion Layer” from Three on Big Fun Productions (2012)
  • Jane Getter Premonition – “Diversion” from On Tour on Big Fun Productions (2017)
  • Jane Getter Premonition – “Surprised” from On Tour on Big Fun Productions (2017)
  • Jane Getter Premonition – “Train Man” from On on Madfish Music (2015)
  • Cabezas De Cera – “Caravana” from Cabezas De Cera on Fonarte Latino, SA de CV (2000)
  • Jane Getter Premonition – “Logan (Would’ve Sounded Good On This)” from On on Madfish Music (2015)
  • Inner Ear Brigade – “25 Miles to Freedom” from Rainbro on AltrOck Productions (2012)
  • Jane Getter Premonition – “Somewhere Jam” from On Tour on Big Fun Productions (2017)

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 over 200 podcasts now!).

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

Progressive Tracks Show #366 (2020 SeaProg-ish Festival #2)

Sadly, the 2020 SeaProg Festival has been cancelled due to COVID-19. But that doesn’t mean we can’t get acquainted with some of the artists who were scheduled to play for us.

This week it’s Yaroslav Borisov and his Russian electro-chamber group HAPPY55 (among other projects).  And we’ll also feature other notable artists who have performed at previous SeaProg festivals.

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 over 200 podcasts now!).

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

Progressive Tracks Show #365 (2020 SeaProg-ish Festival #1)

Sadly, the 2020 SeaProg Festival has been cancelled due to COVID-19. But that doesn’t mean we can’t get acquainted with some of the artists who were scheduled to play for us.

This week it’s Will Sol… aka, Prana Crafter. And we’ll also feature other artists who have performed at previous SeaProg festivals.

  • Zhongyu – “Tunnel at the End of the Light” from Zhongyu on MoonJune Records (2016)
  • Prana Crafter – “Pillow Moss Absorption” from Enter The Stream on Sunrise Ocean Bender (2018)
  • District 97 – “Blueprint” from Screens on MindScan Records (2019)
  • Prana Crafter – “Mycorhizzal Brainstorm” from Enter The Stream on Sunrise Ocean Bender (2018)
  • Prana Crafter – “The Spell” from Enter The Stream on Sunrise Ocean Bender (2018)
  • Prana Crafter – “As The Weather Commands” from MindStreamBlessing on Eiderdown Records (2017)
  • Panther Attack! – “Azrael Sleeps With Us” from Sung Amongst Shadows on Panther Attack (2014)
  • Moon Letters – “Sunset of Man” from Until They Feel The Sun on Moon Letters (2019)
  • Midday Veil – “The Current” from The Current on Translinguistic Other Records (2013)
  • Prana Crafter – “Jagged Mountain Melts at Dawn (Parts 1 and 2)” from Prana Crafter & Tarotplane – Symbiose  on Beyond Beyond is Beyond Records (2019)

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 over 200 podcasts now!).

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

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #315   (SeaProg 2019 Festival Preview #6)

SeaProg coverage continues this SIXTH week, with two excellent bands who released their debut albums 45 years apart. Yes, we’ll span almost the entire history of progressive rock in one show!

The Seattle Festival of Avant and Progressive Rock will hold its sixth event June 7th – 9th at the Columbia City Theater, with an amazing bill of unique artists.

The Progressive Tracks Show is proud to once again be the voice of SeaProg on the airwaves, and will host a half-dozen shows featuring SeaProg artists!

Warning: Hearing these SeaProg shows will entice you to spend your money getting to Seattle in order to attend this amazing event.  So listen intently, but responsibly! 😉

Additional information can be found at www.seaprogfest.org

Remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are over 150 now!).

PLAYLIST:

  • Trettioåriga Kriget – “Lang Historia” from Elden Av Ar on Mellotronen (2004)
  • Moon Letters – “Skara Brae” from Until They Feel The Sun on Moon Letters (2019)
  • Moon Letters – “On The Shoreline” from Until They Feel The Sun on Moon Letters (2019)
  • Trettioåriga Kriget – “Mina Löjen” from Trettioåriga Kriget on Mellotronen (1974)
  • Moon Letters – “Sea Battle” from Until They Feel The Sun on Moon Letters (2019)
  • Trettioåriga Kriget – “Andra Sidan” from Hej på er on Mellotronen (1978)
  • Moon Letters – “The Tarnalin” from Until They Feel The Sun on Moon Letters (2019)
  • Trettioåriga Kriget – “Krigssång” from Krigssång on Mellotronen (1976)
  • Trettioåriga Kriget – “Snow” from Seaside Air on Mellotronen (2016)
  • Moon Letters – “Those Dark Eyes” from Until They Feel The Sun on Moon Letters (2019)
  • Trettioåriga Kriget – “The Dance” from Efter Efter on Mellotronen (2011)
  • Moon Letters – “Sunset of Man” from Until They Feel The Sun on Moon Letters (2019)

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

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THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #314       (SeaProg 2019 Festival Preview #5)

This FIFTH week of SeaProg will feature the bands performing in the Front Room of the Columbia City Theater.  This is where the unexpected magic happens!

The Seattle Festival of Avant and Progressive Rock (SeaProg) will hold its sixth event June 7th – 9th at the Columbia City Theater, with an amazing bill of unique artists.

The Progressive Tracks Show is proud to once again be the voice of SeaProg on the airwaves, and will host a half-dozen shows featuring SeaProg artists!

Warning: Hearing these SeaProg shows will entice you to spend your money getting to Seattle in order to attend this amazing event.  So listen intently, but responsibly! 😉

Additional information can be found at www.seaprogfest.org

Remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are over 150 now!).

PLAYLIST:

  • Clearly Beloved – “Mesopotamia” from This City I Am Building Is For You on Independent (2012)
  • Faun Fables – “Wild Kids Rant” from Born of the Sun on Drag City Records (2016)
  • Dust Mice – “Light Speed Love” from Dust Mice EP on Independent (2017)
  • Yesod – “Spore” from Improvisations 13 on Independent (2011)
  • Clearly Beloved – “Bread” from This City I Am Building Is For You on Independent (2012)
  • Dust Mice – “CZPV” from Moon Fetus EP on Independent (2018)
  • Yesod – “Renticulating Splines” from Improvisations 9 on Independent (2011)
  • Yesod – “8” from The Chapel on Independent (2013)
  • Dust Mice – “Ezr Vinh” from Dust Mice EP (2017)
  • Immensity Crumb – “Girda and Kay” from Girda and Kay – Single on Independent (2019)  [World Premiere]
  • Clearly Beloved – “Bittern” from Bittern – Single on Independent (2017)
  • Dust Mice – “Space Magick” from Space Magick/Ultrawave EP on Independent (2017)
  • Yesod – “3” from The Chapel on Independent (2013)
  • Clearly Beloved – “Carrier Pigeon” from This City I Am Building Is For You on Independent (2012)
  • Dust Mice – “Antartica” from Dust Mice EP (2017)

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

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #313       (SeaProg 2019 Festival Preview #4)

This FOURTH week features two Prog artists who successfully balance accessibility and creativity:  Echotest and District 97!  

The Seattle Festival of Avant and Progressive Rock (SeaProg) will hold its sixth event June 7th – 9th at the Columbia City Theater, with an amazing bill of unique artists.

The Progressive Tracks Show is proud to once again be the voice of SeaProg on the airwaves, and will host a half-dozen shows featuring SeaProg artists!

Warning: Hearing these SeaProg shows will entice you to spend your money getting to Seattle in order to attend this amazing event. Listen intently, but responsibly! 😉

Additional information can be found at www.seaprogfest.org

Remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are over 150 now!).

PLAYLIST:

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

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THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #312       (SeaProg 2019 Festival Preview #3)

The Seattle Festival of Avant and Progressive Rock (SeaProg) will hold its sixth event June 7th – 9th at the Columbia City Theater, with an amazing bill of unique artists.

The Progressive Tracks Show is proud to once again be the voice of SeaProg on the airwaves, and will host a half-dozen shows featuring SeaProg artists!

This THIRD week will feature two Prog heavyweights who have “the touch”.  

Warning: Hearing these SeaProg shows will entice you to spend your money getting to Seattle in order to attend this amazing event. Listen intently, but responsibly! 😉

Additional information can be found at www.seaprogfest.org

Remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are over 150 now!).

PLAYLIST:

  • Tuner – “So High” from Pole on Unsung Records (2007)
  • Security Project – “Fly On A Windshield” from Slowburn on 7d Media (2019)
  • Markus Reuter String Quartet – “Boon” from Heartland on Solaire Records (2019)
  • King Crimson – “FraKctured” from The ConstruKction of Light on DGM (2000)
  • Stick Men – “Blacklight (First Show)” from Midori on Stick Men Records (2015)
  • Trey Gunn – “Thick and Thorny (feat. Quodia)” from I’ll Tell What I Saw on 7d Media (2010)
  • Security Project – “Slowburn” from Slowburn on 7d Media (2019)
  • Tuner – “11-11” from Pole on Unsung Records (2007)
  • The Trey Gunn Band – “The Joy of Molybedenum” from  The Joy of Molybedenum on 7d Media (2000)
  • Xavi Reija feat. Tony Levin, Markus Reuter, Dusan Jevtovic – “From Darkness” from The Sound of the Earth on MoonJune Records (2019)
  • Deep Energy Orchestra – “The Return” from Playing with Fire on 7d Media (2019)
  • centrozoon – “The Cult of Bibbiboo” from Fool of Music on MoonJune Records (2016)

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

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #311       (SeaProg 2019 Festival Preview #2)

The Seattle Festival of Avant and Progressive Rock (SeaProg) will hold its sixth event June 7th – 9th at the Columbia City Theater, with an amazing bill of unique artists.

The Progressive Tracks Show is proud to once again be the voice of SeaProg on the airwaves, and will host a half-dozen shows featuring SeaProg artists!

This SECOND week will feature an international collaborative project and an up-and-coming northern California band.  NOTE:  This podcast is a bit over 2 hours long, so you’re getting even more than what was presented on Progzilla.com !

Warning: Hearing these SeaProg shows will entice you to spend your money getting to Seattle in order to attend this amazing event. Listen intently, but responsibly! 😉

Additional information can be found at www.seaprogfest.org

Remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are over 150 now!).

PLAYLIST:

  • Farmhouse Odyssey – “Daybreak” from Rise of the Waterfowl on Independent (2016)
  • Farmhouse Odyssey – “Shipwreck” from Rise of the Waterfowl on Independent (2016)
  • TROOT – “Axe For The Frozen Sea Within” from Constance and the Waiting on Troot (2018)
  • TROOT – “Dance Elena” from Constance and the Waiting on Troot (2018)
  • Farmhouse Odyssey – “Verve” from Fertile Ground on Independent (2019)
  • TROOT – “Palasidai” from Constance and the Waiting on Troot (2018)
  • Farmhouse Odyssey – “Colossal Cypress” from Farmhouse Odyssey on Independent (2015)
  • TROOT – “Joey” from Constance and the Waiting on Troot (2018)
  • Farmhouse Odyssey – “Dante” from Farmhouse Odyssey on Independent (2015)
  • TROOT – “Venice of the Sky” from Constance and the Waiting on Troot (2018)
  • Farmhouse Odyssey – “Space Revealed” from Rise of the Waterfowl on Independent (2016)

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

THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #310       (SeaProg 2019 Festival Preview #1)

The Seattle Festival of Avant and Progressive Rock (SeaProg) will hold its sixth event June 7th – 9th at the Columbia City Theater, with an amazing bill of unique artists.

The Progressive Tracks Show is proud to once again be the voice of SeaProg on the airwaves, and will host a half-dozen shows featuring SeaProg artists!

This first week will feature a national headliner and a ‘regional dark horse’, with music and conversation.

Warning: Listening to these SeaProg shows will entice you to spend your money getting to Seattle in order to attend this amazing event. But then, you just got your tax refund, right?   Hmmm…      ;o)

Additional information can be found at www.seaprogfest.org

Remember, you can access podcasts of any previous Progressive Tracks Show at: http://www.progzilla.com/?s=progressive+tracks (there are 150 now!).

PLAYLIST:

  • Vialka – “Footage Of An Uproar” from La Poursuite De l’excelllence on RER USA (2012)
  • Marbin – “Special Olympics” from The Third Set on MoonJune Records (2014)
  • Marbin – “African Shabtay” from Aggressive Hippies on MoonJune Records (2015)
  • The Sheen – “Back In 85 or 86” from Trash Hazard on 2018936986 Records DK (2018)
  • The Sheen – “M. Corner Tone” from Trash Hazard on 2018936986 Records DK (2018)
  • Marbin – “Itchybun” from Alabama Sock Party (bootleg) on Independent (2019)
  • The Sheen – “Trash Hazard” from Trash Hazard on 2018936986 Records DK (2018)
  • Marbin – “Pirate Punch” from Israeli Jazz on Independent (2018)
  • The Sheen – “Cathy” from The Sheen on 2018936986 Records DK (2018)
  • Marbin – “House of the Dead” from Goatman & The House of the Dead on Independent (2015)
  • The Sheen – “The Sudden Valley Homeowners Association” from The Sheen on 2018936986 Records DK (2018)”

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

Progressive Tracks Show #263 (SeaProg Festival Preview #5), originally broadcast on Saturday, May 26, 2018, is now available to download or listen to anytime you desire.

What does the week before SeaProg mean?  It means The Progressive Tracks Show will feature FOUR more talented artists!

And this is an eclectic bunch:  One headliner, one surprise return appearance, and two special SeaProg band configurations add up to 90 minutes brimming with  outstanding music and conversation.

The preparation for SeaProg 2018 is nearly complete… so grab your old SeaProg t-shirt from the closet and your favorite beverage from the fridge, sit back, and prepare to be prepared.

Hopefully I’ll see you at SeaProg!

PLAYLIST:

  • Bubblemath – “Be Together” from Such Fine Particles of the Universe on Sounds Reasonable
  • Bubblemath – “Destiny Repeats Itself” from Edit Peptide on Cuneiform Records
  • Cantrip – “Bee Keeper’s Lament (Live)” from Bee Keeper’s Lament – Single on Independent
  • Clearly Beloved – “Bread” from The City I Am Building Is For You – EP on Independent
  • Tiny Orchestral Moments – “Euphoria (pre-mix)” from Euphoria – single on Independent
  • Cantrip – “Shrive” from Shrive – Single on Independent
  • Clearly Beloved – “Mesopotamia” from The City I Am Building Is For You – EP on Independent
  • Bubblemath – “Get a Lawn” from Edit Peptide on Cuneiform Records
  • Tiny Orchestral Moments – “Blockhead” from Silence on Ballistic Music
  • Clearly Beloved – “Bittern” from Bittern – Single on Independent
  • Cantrip – “Krampus” from  Krampus – Single on Independent
  • Bubblemath – “Routine Maintenance” from Edit Peptide on Cuneiform Records

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

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