Posts in category "Prog Rock"

Song Of The Day - "Peel The Paint" by Gentle Giant

by Eric Berman Song Of The Day – “Peel The Paint” by Gentle Giant They were one of the premier Progressive Rock groups in their day…right up there with King Crimson, Yes and Genesis. Their forte was mixing medieval madrigals with hard rock.  This one comes from their 1972 third album entitled “Three Friends” and... Read more »

Song Of the Day - "Red" by King Crimson

by Eric Berman Song Of The Day – “Red” by King Crimson By the 1974 incarnation of King Crimson featuring Robert Fripp, Bill Bruford, David Cross and John Wetton, although Cross would depart before the album was completed. After this album, Fripp put Crimson on hiatus for six years until 1980′s essential “Discipline” album featuring an... Read more »

Weekend Preview

Bubble Puppy – one hit wonders from 1969 As the weekend approaches, here’s a plug for a few of our broadcast activities. Tonight or Saturday night check out “Psychedelic Time Warp,” our throwback to underground FM radio of days gone by.  This particular episode was originally recorded from real vinyl.  We just added a few... Read more »
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Concert Review - Yes

by Tim Sanford Live at The Fillmore, Charlotte, NC  March 25, 2011 I still remember where I was the first time I heard Roundabout. I was in the car at the shopping mall with my mom, hearing it on AM radio thru tinny car speakers, Rick Wakeman’s keyboards blew this 12-year-old piano student away. Thus... Read more »
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