PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #244 (The Decline of Western Prog?)

Progressive Tracks Show #244 (The Decline of Western Prog?), originally broadcast on Friday, January 12, 2018, is now available to download or listen to anytime you desire.

There’s no doubt that 2017 was a great year for Progressive Rock, and seemingly the Prog will keep on coming in 2018.  But could current trends spell doom for our relationship with Prog in the near future?  There are initial signs…  and it’s a topic worth discussing.

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PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #242 (Best of Prog – 2017)

Progressive Tracks Show #242 (Best of Prog – 2017), originally broadcast on Friday, December 29, 2017, is now available to download or listen to anytime you desire.

2017 was another fantastic year for Prog.  Any arguments?   I didn’t think so.

I haven’t actually done a full-blown ‘best-of’ show in years, but instead I’ve given out awards in self-created categories so as not to contradict other DJ’s.  This year is different; I’ll play tracks from my personally-selected Top 10 albums (playing different tracks from any I played on previous shows), including the one I consider the Best Prog Album of 2017.

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PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #241 (ProgMas 2017)

Progressive Tracks Show #241 (ProgMas 2017), originally broadcast on Friday, December 22, 2017, is now available to download or listen to anytime you desire.

PROGTRACKS NOTE:  I’ve uploaded this podcast to your stocking a bit early because… hey, it’s Christmas!  Besides, I figured you might need to sneak away from your Wham!-loving relatives, put on those new headphones that Santa brought you, and Prog On for a bit!       ;o)

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PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #239 (Russian & Ukrainian Prog)

Progressive Tracks Show #239 (Russian & Ukrainian Prog), originally broadcast on Friday, December 8, 2017, is now available to download or listen to anytime you desire.

Russia…. Ukraine…  both have influenced recent events in the United States.  But in addition to all the headlines, both countries have influenced our progressive rock listening habits due to the abundance of talent residing within their borders.  So this week we’ll explore some of these countries’ finest.

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PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #238 (Post-Thanksgiving Requests)

The Progressive Tracks Show #238 (Post-Thanksgiving Requests), originally broadcast on Friday, December 1, 2017, is now available to download or listen to anytime you desire.

Find out what ‘Post-Thanksgiving’ music is… Find out what song NOBODY will request… Find out what the ‘stumper’ track of the week is… Find out how ‘epic’ a single request can be… all in the course of a mere 90 minutes.

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PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #237 (The Unvarnished Thanksgiving)

The Progressive Tracks Show #237 (The Unvarnished Thanksgiving), originally broadcast on Friday, November 24, 2017, is now available to download or listen to anytime you desire.

var·nish /ˈvärniSH/

verb   disguise or gloss over (a fact).  

This week we Americans celebrate Thanksgiving, a truly wonderful holiday spent with family and friends.  But how today’s Americans view the underpinnings of this day (the relationship between European-American settlers and Native Americans) has been highly ‘varnished’ over time.

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PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #236 (Under The Radar)

The Progressive Tracks Show #236 (Under The Radar), originally broadcast on Friday, November 17, 2017, is now available to download or listen to anytime you desire.

An abundance of talent doesn’t always equate to wide recognition; the artists on this show are great examples of ‘talent flying under the radar’.   And while I can’t guarantee that all will be new to you, I can guarantee that you’ll find some new music to love.  So take a listen… and more importantly, support them!

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