Tag Archives: Progressive Rock

Ragnarok

Now Playing: Ragnarok “Fjarilar i Magen”, Silence Records Sweden, 1979.  An instrumental album that has hypnotized me for over 30 years.  Very hard to read any info about this album, as everything in this LP’s package is handwritten, in Swedish … Continue reading

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What’s Progressive Rock (Music)? – “Dreamcore” Top 50

11-6-12          What’s Progressive Rock (Music)? – “Dreamcore” Top 50 Guy Clark (Byrds) born 1941; Glenn Frey (Eagles) born 1948 Yet another cool list from Marquee magazine in Japan, circa 2003!  May have mixed up Dreamcore with Progressive Rock, but I … Continue reading

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You Own Two Of Those on CD?

10-17-12        You Own Two Of Those on CD? Ziggy Marley born 1968, Wyclef Jean born 1972. Why would anybody own two of the same CD, when both versions have the same tracks?  Believe me…I’ve thought about it! CAN – Landed … Continue reading

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And Again…CD Re-Mastering

9-5-12             And Again…CD Re-Mastering Queen singer Freddie Mercury born 1946, Singer / Songwriter Loudon Wainwright III born 1946 Emerson, Lake & Palmer’s debut album has been around since the fall of 1970 – I first encountered it probably some … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1972 (Strange Days)

7-26-12          Time Machine 1972 (Strange Days) Film maker Stanley Kubrick born 1928, Mick Jagger born 1943; I like both; 7-26-80 Magazine “Sweetheart Contract” 45 charts at No. 54 in England. From issue #153 (August 2012) of Strange Days magazine in … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1972

7-9-12                         Time Machine Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of July 10, 1972 Caught my eye: FRANK ZAPPA – Waka / Jawaka (Bizarre 2094) (LP/CD) JOHN CALE – The Academy In Peril (Reprise 2079) (LP/CD) HARRY NILSSON – Son Of … Continue reading

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Progressive Rock Coffee Cups

King Crimson In The Court / Poseidon / Lizard (mugs) The first three King Crimson covers beautifully represented on high quality bone china mugs. Pre-order now for 28th May shipping. Jethro Tull Assorted Mugs (mugs) You have the albums and … Continue reading

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Lars Hollmer

5-1-12             Lars Hollmer Singer / Songwriter Judy Collins born 1939, bluesman Little Walter born 1930 (“Not all fathers are Muddy Waters, nor are they all Little Walters”); J.C. covered Leonard Cohen! From Wayside Music: Lars Hollmer – Med Mjölad Hand … Continue reading

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Genesis

4-25-12          Genesis Singer Ella Fitzgerald born 1918, bluesman Albert King born 1923; The Blues. Well, lately been talking about Pink Floyd and Yes – so, thought I’d weigh in on Genesis. First heard ‘em on the FM radio in the … Continue reading

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Yes

4-24-12          Yes Jazz guy Joe Henderson born 1937, singer Barbra Streisand born 1942; Jazz. I have listened to the British band Yes on and off for over 40 years.  I started at around the time of “The Yes Album” (#3) … Continue reading

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