All posts by Roger T.

  • The End Of The Road Festival – September 2/3/4 2011

    Located in Larmer Tree Gardens roughly midway between Shaftesbury and Salisbury and just inside Dorset, the End Of The Road Festival is a mid-sized event...

  • Asian Women on the Telephone – ICanT

    The album is available on Bandcamp as streaming and as a free download, play it as you read, but not advised if you’ve got a headache!...

  • Canon Blue – Rumspringa

    Canon Blue are essentially Daniel James with a whole host of mostly Scandinavian back up. As part of Efterklang’s touring band, Daniel, while not on...

  • In The Beginning – Part Four

    In which the first wave of prog collapses under the weight of its own self referential pretension. Part Four – “A waste of talent and...

  • ByZero – Zencore

    Labels – what would we do without them? Probably enjoy the music more and not get sidetracked into pointless and elitist debates about what does...

  • In The Beginning – Part Three

    Here I get my boots muddy as I trawl along the deepest depths of the prog rock trench to unearth some splendid obscurities and some...

  • Nordagust

    In what may qualify as the most detailed interview yet seen on this site, Norwegian proggers Nordagust sat down for hours in front of their laptops,...

  • Steve Hackett – Beyond The Shrouded Horizon

    Steve Hackett, with a solo career of well over 30 years behind him is certainly not resting on his laurels with this album of both...

  • In The Beginning – Part Two

    In which we discover the important influences on what would become the UK Progressive Rock scene. Part Two – Proto-prog As an almost uniquely British...

  • In The Beginning – Part One

    In The Beginning attempts to be a short history of the rise of prog rock in the UK. If I have missed out influential bands...