Tag Archives: Symphonic Prog Rock

Yes Concert at the Keswick Theater in Glenside PA. Oct 08, 2022

I’ve been listening to YES since the YES ALBUM in 1971. I’ve also seen many YES concerts since then as well. This concert was much better than quite a few that I’ve seen in the past few years. Steve Howe … Continue reading

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Prog Collective ~ Songs We Were Taught

This is a nice collection of cover songs done by many different Progressive rock musicians. Starting off with Jon Davison with Geoff Downes both of Yes, covering Simon & Garfunkle’s “The Sound Of Silence”. Next up is Billy Sherwood & … Continue reading

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Ryo Okumoto ~ The Myth Of The Mostrophus

Not only is Ryo Okumoto one of the great progressive rock keyboardist, that makes Spock’s Beard one of the greats that they are, but, there are a ton of guest stars on this album as well. These would include Steve … Continue reading

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Art Griffin’s Sound Chaser ~ The Seven Ages Of Starlight

Another album which took groundme by surprise. This is an album that you have to really listen to. This is fully instrumental, with some great guitar work, keyboard work, & the great violin work. A guitarist from Canada, named Kelly … Continue reading

Posted in 2010's, 2020s, Art Griffin, Frank Wyatt, Happy The Man, Jamie Glaser, Jean Luc-Ponty, Kelly Kerelluk, Michael Sadler, Saga, Sarah Westbrook, Steve Negus, Styx, Todd Sucherman, Victoria Yeh | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rick Wakeman ~ Myths & Legends Of Rick Wakeman

The first 2 songs on this massive 4 CD boxset seems to be Journey To The Center Of The Earth. I’m not sure if this was a new recording of this or the original from the album. The boxset is … Continue reading

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The Tangent ~ Songs From The Hard Shoulder

Another great gem from the Tangent. This album is really almost perfect. There are only 4 songs on this album & a great bonus song of UK’s “In The Dead Of Night”, which sounds as good as the original with … Continue reading

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Oliver Wakeman ~ Collaborations

It is so nice to know that there ia another Wakeman in the progressive rock family. This album is a gem. This is a 3 CD boxset. The first CD features Steve Howe on guitar. The 2nd 2 CDs feature … Continue reading

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FM ~ Thirteen

From the first song of this album, through the end, I hear a lot of Styx in this band. I mean that in a good way. There is good writing, good music, good vocals. What else do you need for … Continue reading

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Lana Lane ~ Neptune Blue

What can I say about this band? They are a fantastic progressive rock band where the lead singer has a voice that (to me) can rival Ann Wilson of Heart. Ann Wilson is one of my favorite female singers in … Continue reading

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Jonas Lindberg & The Other Side ~ Miles From Nowhere

This album is FANTASTIC!! Starting off with the first song “Secret Motive Man” starts off the album with a nice bubbly song at a smidge over 7 minutes long. “Little Man” is a little shorter, but is still as sweet. … Continue reading

Posted in 2010's, 2020s, Calle Stalenbring, Classic Rock, Flower Kings, Hard Rock, Jenny Storm, Joel Lindberg, Jonas Lindberg, Jonas Sundqvist, Jonathan Lundberg, Maria Olsson, Nicklas Thelion, Other Side, pop, Prog, prog, Progressive Music, Progressive Rock, Rock, Rock & Roll, Roine Stolt, Simon Wilhelmsson, Soft Rock, Symphonic Progressive Rock | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment