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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby C » 30 Jun 2019, 09:50

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Some very nice guitar.

Very nice

Robust brass and I like a bit of fiddle

It reminded me of Home Service








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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby C » 30 Jun 2019, 13:40

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Neil Jung and I (et alia?) were at this Royal Albert gig.

I love this song - from Genesis' best album




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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby Lord Rother » 30 Jun 2019, 16:44

Nice one. I saw him somewhere on that tour but not RAH, may have been Islington.

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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby C » 30 Jun 2019, 17:36

Did you hear any BBT and HS similarities...?




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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby Lord Rother » 01 Jul 2019, 09:21

Haven’t got to that just yet....

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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby ConnyOlivetti » 01 Jul 2019, 13:14

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Just love this album!
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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby Lord Rother » 01 Jul 2019, 19:58

C wrote:Did you hear any BBT and HS similarities...?




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To be honest, not really, no.

But I enjoyed the album as it happens. :D

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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby Lord Rother » 01 Jul 2019, 20:13

La Nuova Raccomandata con Ricevuta di Ritorno - Il Pittore Volante

Enjoyable. Played it 2 or 3 times now and it is somewhere up there near Banco, PFM etc. in my mind.

Wiki says:

The band was formed in Rome in 1971 by vocalist Luciano Regoli, guitarist Nanni Civitenga and Drummer Froggio Francica. They released only one LP, the concept album Per... Un Mondo di Cristallo (1973). The album tells the story of an astronaut who on returning home finds life on Earth to be extinct. The band spent two years secluded in a monastery of an undisclosed religion perfecting the lyrics and the music.

Following the dissolution of the band in 1973, Regoli and Civitenga went on to form Samadhi in 1974. Civitenga also worked with the hard rock band Crystals, which included members of Banco del mutuo soccorso, Area and Alphataurus. Francica joined bands such as Procession in 1974 and Kaleidon. Later Regoli became a painter, and fronted the band DGM.

In 2010, after a 37-year hiatus, the band reunited and released the album Il pittore volante under the name Nuova Raccomandata con ricevuta di ritorno. The booklet featured some of Regoli's paintings. The band played a concert with Thijs van Leer in 2010. Several live tracks from the gig would later appear on the album Prog Exhibition.


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Re: PROG CORNER

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Re: PROG CORNER

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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby C » 02 Jul 2019, 12:41

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oooof!









Now playing Tangerine Dream Live from Rainbow (part of the big box set In Search of Hades)

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Re: PROG CORNER

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Re: PROG CORNER

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Re: PROG CORNER

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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby Lord Rother » 03 Jul 2019, 22:19

Indonesian guitarist with a stellar guest list including Marco Minnemann, Jordan Rudess, Mike Stern and John Frusciante.

Highly rated on progarchives, it has its moments for sure but is a bit too heavy on the Jazz Fusion for me to gag for more.

Would be right up some BCB streets I suspect.

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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby C » 04 Jul 2019, 17:30

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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby John aka Josh » 04 Jul 2019, 21:55

Lord Rother wrote:Indonesian guitarist with a stellar guest list including Marco Minnemann, Jordan Rudess, Mike Stern and John Frusciante.

Highly rated on progarchives, it has its moments for sure but is a bit too heavy on the Jazz Fusion for me to gag for more.

Would be right up some BCB streets I suspect.

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From your write up I thought it would be right up my Avenue, but turned out to be a bit blander than I'd hoped for. Glad I tried it though, so thanks.
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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby Purgatory Brite » 05 Jul 2019, 16:13

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An interesting crossover between progressive rock and jazz fusion.

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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby slightbreeze » 05 Jul 2019, 17:14

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Just played it whilst snoozing in the garden. A couple of weak tracks, but magnificent in parts. I'm still in awe of Collin's drumming, especially on Supper's Ready

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Re: PROG CORNER

Postby Lord Rother » 05 Jul 2019, 21:02

New release from Norwegian prog / rock band.

Not bad, decent guitar, bit of Tull flute, organ.... but overall lacks charm or something.

Adventure - New Horizon

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