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Episode 18
Apr. 12, 2024

Highlights From 2 Prog Corners This Week.

The 10 Albums Scot's Been Listening to Lately

  • The Tangent - "The Single" (To Follow Polaris)

  • Electric Asturias - "Stone Circle" (Dimensions)

  • Ovrfwrd - "The Virtue of..." (There Are No Ordinary Moments)

  • Viima - "Perhonen" (Väistyy mielen yö)

  • Emerald City Council - "Mortal Game" (Motion Carries)

  • Sleepytime Gorilla Museum - "We Must Know More" (Of the Last Human Being)

  • Yard Act - "When the Laughter Stops (feat. Katy J Pearson)" (Where’s My Utopia?)

  • Plantoid - "Wander/Wonder" (Terrapath)

  • Present - "Contre (Abridged)" (This Is NOT The End)

  • Vampire Weekend - "Classical" (Only God Was Above Us)

Scot Ranks the 25 Strawbs Albums

  • #3 - Grave New World - "Benedictus"

  • #2 - Ghosts - "Medley: Ghosts (Sweet Dreams / Night Light / Guardian Angel)"

  • #1 - Hero and Heroine - "Autumn: Heroine's Theme / Deep Summer's Sleep / The Winter Long"
     

  • April 20 Live Q&A with Mirthrandir:- Mirthrandir - "Light of the Candle" (For You the Old Women)

Episode 17
Apr. 5, 2024

Highlights From 1 Prog Corner This Week.

The 20 Most Important Prog Bands (Listed Chronologically)

  • #20 - Transatlantic - "Lay Down Your Life" (Live at Morsefest 2022)

  • #18 - Spock's Beard - "Thoughts, Pt. 2" (V)

  • #16 - Porcupine Tree - "Lazarus" (Deadwing)

  • #10 - Emerson, Lake & Palmer - "Knife-Edge" (S/T)

  • #5 - Procol Harum - "In Held Twas In I (Parts A-E)" (Shine On Brightly)

  • #4 - The Moody Blues - "Dawn: Dawn Is a Feeling" (Days of Future Passed)

  • #3 - Pink Floyd - "Astronomy Domine" (The Piper at the Gates of Dawn)

  • #2 - Clouds (1-2-3) - "Waiter, There's Something in My Soup" (The Clouds Scrapbook)

  • #1 - The Beatles - "A Day In the Life" (Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band)
     

  • Quiz Answer:
    Colin Scot - "Here We Are In Progress" (S/T)
    Colin Scot - "Do The Dance Now, Davey" (S/T)
    Colin Scot - "Lament" (Just Another Clown)
     

  • April 20 Live Q&A with Mirthrandir:- Mirthrandir - "For You the Old Women" (For You the Old Women)

Episode 16
Mar. 29, 2024

Highlights From 3 Prog Corners This Week.

Scot Ranks 10 Essential Prog Albums

  • #10 - Scheherazade and Other Stories ("The Vultures Fly High" by Renaissance)

  • #9 - Misplaced Childhood ("Childhood's End?" by Marillion)

  • #8 - The Snow Goose ("Rhayader Goes To Town" by Camel)

  • #7 - Crime of the Century ("School" by Supertramp)

  • #6 - Zarathustra ("Zarathustra- L'ultimo Uomo" by Museo Rosenbach)

  • #5 - Song for America ("Song for America" by Kansas)

  • #4 - A Farewell to Kings ("A Farewell to Kings" by Rush)

  • #3 - Godbluff ("The Undercover Man" by Van Der Graaf Generator) 

  • #2 - Tubular Bells ("Tubular Bells, Pt. I (Abridged)" by Mike Oldfield)

  • #1 - Free Hand ("Mobile" by Gentle Giant)
     

Scot's Ranks Hawkwind Albums

  • #3 - Doremi Faso Latido - "Lord of Light"

  • #2 - Hall of the Mountain Grill - "The Psychedelic Warlords (Disappear In Smoke)"

  • #1 - Warrior on the Edge of Time - "Opa-Loka"

Album Review: "What We Really Like in Stories" by The Bardic Depths

  • "Genius"

  • "Old Delights" 


Episode 15
Mar. 22, 2024

Highlights From 3 Prog Corners This Week.

Scot Ranks 10 Bands He's Never Discussed on his Channel

  • #10 - The Residents ("Red Rider" The Commercial Album)

  • #9 - Leprous ("Below" Pitfalls)

  • #8 - The Enid ("In the Region of the Summer Stars" In the Region of the Summer Stars)

  • #7 - Birth Control ("My Mind" Plastic People)

  • #6 - Brand X ("Nuclear Burn" Unorthodox Behaviour)

  • #5 - Wigwam ("Pride of the Biosphere" Being)

  • #5 - Pekka Pohjola ("Nuclear Burn" Visitation)

  • #4 - Grobschnitt ("Food Sicore (Live At Otto Pankok Forum, Mülheim)" Solar Music (Live)) 

  • #3 - Aphrodite's Child ("The Four Horsemen" 666)

  • #2 - Cardiacs ("Dog-Like Sparky" Sing to God)

  • #1 - Echolyn ("Island" Echolyn) 
     

Album Review: "Veil" by Drifting Sun

  • "The Thing" 


Scot's Top 10 "Proggiest" Iron Maiden Songs

  • #1 - Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Genesis (Foxtrot)

Episode 14
Mar. 15, 2024

Highlights From 4 Prog Corners This Week.

Scot Ranks the Big Big Train Albums

  • #5 - The Underfall Yard ("Master James of St George")

  • #4 - The Likes of Us ("Last Eleven") 

  • #3 - English Electric, Pt. 1 ("Judas Unrepentant")

  • #2 - Grand Tour ("Voyager")

  • #1 - Folklore ("Folklore") 
     

Scot's 10 Reasons Why Prog Will Never DieIs Not Dead

  • #2 - Prog Radio ("Ice Thinning" by Emerald City Council) 


Album Review: La Fine Non Esiste by Semiramis

  • "Cacciatore Di Ansie" 


Scot's Top 10 Prog Epics

  • #1 - Supper's Ready by Genesis (Foxtrot)

Episode 13
Mar. 8, 2024

Highlights From 3 Prog Corners This Week.

Rael NYC's Favorite Non-Prog Albums

  • #16 - #20 - "Singles" by Squeeze (Tempted) 

  • #11 - #15 - "The Soft Parade" by The Doors (Touch Me) 

  • #6 - #10 - "Tommy" by The Who (1921)

  • #6 - #10 - "Déjà Vu" by CSNY (Our House)

  • #6 - #10 - "Homecoming" by America (Only In Your Heart) 

  • #1 - #5 - "The Nightfly" by Donald Fagen (The Nightlfy)

  • #1 - #5 - "Manassas" by Stephen Stills (It Doesn't Matter)

  • #1 - #5 - "The Beatles (The White Album" by The Beatles (Dear Prudence) 
     

Rael NYC's Favorite Prog Albums

  • #16 - #20 - "Ars Longa Vita Brevis" by The Nice (America - 2nd Amerndment) 

  • #11 - #15 - "Tanz der Lemminge" by Amon Düül II (Syntelman's March...) 

  • #6 - #10 - "For Girls Who Grow Plump In The Night" by Caravan (L'Auberge Du Sanglier...) 

  • #1 - #5 - "Lizard" by King Crimson (Cirkus) 

Rael NYC's Favorite Yes Songs

  • #1 - #5 - "Cinema" by Yes (90125) 

Scot's Top 16 Prog Subgenres

  • #5 - Heavy Prog Red Barchetta by Rush (Moving Pictures)

  • #4 - Crossover Prog Judas Unrepentant by Big Big Train (English Electric, Pt. One)

  • #3 - Eclectic Red by King Crimson (Red)

  • #2 - Rock Progressivo Italiano Al Di La Del Bene E by Museo Rosenbach (Zarathustra)

  • #1 - Symphonic Prog (The Revealing Science of God by Yes (Tales from Topographic Oceans)

Album Review: Messages from Afar by Karfagen

  • "Bond of Love" 

Episode 12
Mar. 1, 2024

Highlights From 3 Prog Corners This Week.


10 Best Styx Songs

  • #5 - "Queen of Spades" (Pieces of Eight) 

  • #4 - "Man In the Wilderness" (The Grand Illusion) 

  • #3 - "Put Me On" (Crystal Ball) 

  • #2 - "Born for Adventure" (Equinox) 

  • #1 - "As Bad As This" (The Serpent Is Risingt) 
     

Top 25 Prog Trios

  • #25 - 31Knots (Darling, I)

  • #18 - Refugee (Papillon)

  • #17 - Trespass (In Haze of Time)

  • #12 - Schicke Führs Fröhling (Dialog)

  • #11 - SBB (Moja Ziemio Wyśniona)

  • #3 - Triumvirat (Mister Ten Percent: f) Million Dollars)

  • #2 - Emerson, Lake & Palmer (A Time and a Place)

  • #1 - Rush (YYZ)


Mandalaband: A Retrospective

  • "Om Mani Padme Hum" (Abridged)

  • "The Eye of Wendor" 

Episode 11
Feb. 23, 2024

Highlights From 3 Prog Corners This Week.


10 Best Prog Album Openers

  • Harold's #1 - "Tarkus" (ELP - Tarkus

  • Cody's #1 - "Watching of the Skies" (Genesis - Foxtrot) 

  • Wayne's #1 - "Danger Money" (U.K. - Danger Money) 

  • Tara's #1 - "Achilles Last Stand" (Led Zeppelin - Presence) 

  • Pontus' #1 - "All Traps on Earth" (All Traps on Earth - A Drop of Light) 

  • Scot's #1 - "Roundabout" (Yes - Fragile)
     

Top 25 Prog Supergroups

  • #5 - Hatfield & The North (Lobster in Cleavage Probe)

  • #4 - Asia (Wildest Dreams)

  • #3 - Transatlantic (Higher Than the Morning)

  • #2 - U.K. (Presto Vivace and Reprise)

  • #1 - Emerson, Lake & Palmer (Karn Evil 9 1st Impression, Pt. 2)


NEW!!! The Samurai Of Prog “A Quiet Town”

Episode 10
Feb. 16, 2024

Highlights From 4 Prog Corners This Week.


Genesis: Their Ten Best Songs

  • #5 - "The Knife (Live)" (Genesis Live) 

  • #4 - "The Fountain of Salmacis" (Nursery Cryme) 

  • #3 - "The Cinemas Show/Aisle of Plenty" (Selling England by the Pound) 

  • #2 - "Here Comes the Supernatural Anaesthetist" (The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway) 

  • #1 - "Supper's Ready" (Foxtrot)
     

When The Osmond's Went Prog!!!

  • Movie Man (The Plan)

  • Mirror, Mirror (The Plan)

  • The Last Days (The Plan)
     

Top 25 Prog Guitar Solos

  • #5 - Allan Holdsworth "Nevermore" by U.K. (U.K.)

  • #4 - Andy Latimer "Ice" by Camel (I Can See Your House From Here)

  • #3 - Steve Howe "Starship Trooper" by Yes (The Yes Album)

  • #2 - Steve Hackett "Firth of Fifth" by Genesis (Selling England By the Pound)

  • #1 - David Gilmour "Comfortably Numb" by Pink Floyd (The Wall)


NEW!!! Big Big Train "The Likes Of Us”

Episode 9
Feb. 9, 2024

Highlights From 4 Prog Corners This Week.


Dream Theater: Their Ten Best Songs

  • #5 - "Space-Dye Vest" (Awake) 

  • #4 - "Scene Seven: I. The Dance of Eternity" (Metropolis, Pt. 2: Scenes from a Memory) 

  • #3 - "Pull Me Under" (Images and Words) 

  • #2 - "A Change of Seasons" (A Change of Seasons) 

  • #1 - "Octavarium" (Octavarium)
     

PROG’S Hidden Gems

  • #5 - Cressida "Munich" (Asylum)

  • #4 - Gnidrolog "I Could Never Be a Soldier" (Lady Lake)

  • #3 - Gracious "Super Nova" (This Is... Gracious!)

  • #2 - Web "Concerto for Bedsprings" (I Spider)

  • #1 - Island "Hear and Now" (Pictures)


NEW!!! The Smile “Wall Of Eyes”

  • "Friend of a Friend" by The Smile (Wall of Eyes) 
     

Steve Hackett Joins The Prog Corner

  • "Circo Inferno" by Steve Hackett (The Circus and the Nightwhale) 

Episode 8
Feb. 2, 2024

Highlights From 4 Prog Corners This Week.


Kansas: America's Best Prog Band?

  • #5 - "The Spider / Portrait (He Knew)" (Point of Know Return) 

  • #4 - "Can I Tell You" (Kansas) 

  • #3 - "Miracles Out of Nowhere" (Leftoverture) 

  • #2 - "Icarus (Borne On Wings of Steel)" (Masque) 

  • #1 - "Song for America" (Song for America)
     

Top 25 Prog Keyboard Solos

  • #5 - Eddie Jobson "Nevermore" by U.K. (U.K.)

  • #4 - Patrick Moraz "Sound Chaser" by Yes (Relayer)

  • #3 - Keith Emerson "Tarkus (Edited)" by Emerson, Lake & Palmer (Tarkus)

  • #2 - Tony Banks "The Cinema Show" by Genesis (Selling England By the Pound)

  • #1 - Rick Wakeman "Close to the Edge (Edited)" by Yes (Close to the Edge)


NEW!!! Steve Hackett “The Circus And The Nightwhale”

  • "Wherever You Are" by Steve Hackett (The Circus and the Nightwhale) 
     

Greg Spawton: The Big Big Interview

Episode 7
Jan. 26, 2024

Highlights From 4 Prog Corners This Week.


Indie Rock & Prog: “Grey Area” Bands

  • #5 - "And You Lied To Me" by The Besnard Lakes (The Besnard Lakes Are the Dark Horse) 

  • #4 - "Metronomic Underground" by Stereolab (Emperor Tomato Ketchup) 

  • #3 - "Annan Water" by The Decemberists (Hazards of Love) 

  • #2 - "The Perfect Me" by Deerhoof (Friend Opportunity) 

  • #1 - "Weird Fishes / Arpeggi" by Radiohead (In Rainbows)
     

Sunday Live Feed - Jethro Tull: Their Ten Best Songs

  • #5 - "No Lullaby" (Heavy Horses)

  • #4 - "Bourée" (Stand Up)

  • #3 - "Hymn 43" (Aqualung)

  • #2 - "Songs from the Wood" (Songs from the Wood)

  • #1 - "Living in the Past" (Living In the Past)

Prog Albums That Have Aged Well

  • #5 - "Bastille Day" by Rush (Caress of Steel)

  • #4 - "Overnight Job" by Mike Rutherford (Smallcreep's Day)

  • #3 - "Islands"by King Crimson (Islands)

  • #2 - "Gypsy Queen, Pt. 1" by Gypsy (Gypsy)

  • #1 - "Impressions (The Dream)" by Patrick Moraz (The Story of I)


NEW!!! Ellesmere “Stranger Skies”

  • "Stranger Skies" by Ellesmere (Stranger Skies) 

Episode 6
Jan. 19, 2024

Highlights From 3 Prog Corners This Week.


Classic Rock & Prog: “Grey Area” Bands

  • #10 - "Starrider" by Foreigner (Foreigner) 

  • #9 - "Astronomy" by Blue Öyster Cult (Secret Treaties) 

  • #8 - "Mister Kingdom" by Electric Light Orchestra (Eldorado) 

  • #7 - "Moonage Daydream" by David Bowie (The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars) 

  • #6 - "Poem for the People" by Chicago (Chicago II) 

  • #5 - "Sabbath Bloody Sabbath" by Black Sabbath (Sabbath Bloody Sabbath) 

  • #4 - "The Punk and the Godfather" by The Who (Quadrophenia) 

  • #3 - "Kid Charlemagne" by Steely Dan (The Royal Scam) 

  • #2 - "The Prophet's Song" by Queen (A Night at the Opera) 

  • #1 - "No Quarter" by Led Zeppelin (Houses of the Holy) 
     

Sunday Live Feed - The Best Of: VAN DER GRAAF GENERATOR

NEW!!! Neal Morse “The Restoration”

  • "Everlasting / Dawning Of A New Day (God Uses Everything For Good)" by Neal Morse (The Restoration - Joseph, Pt. Two) 

Episode 5
Jan. 12, 2024

Highlights From 3 Prog Corners This Week.


More “Grey Area” Bands: New Wave

  • #12 - "Destination Unknown" by Missing Persons (Spring Session M

  • #11 - "Ordinary World" by Duran Duran (The Wedding Album) 

  • #10 - "Waterfront" by Simple Minds (Sparkle In the Rain) 

  • #9 - "The Monochrome Set (I Presume)" by The Monochrome Set (Strange Boutique) 

  • #8 - "Being Boiled (Fast Version)" by The Human League (Reproduction) 

  • #7 - "Time for a Change" by Split Enz (Mental Notes) 

  • #6 - "Joan of Arc" by Orchestral Manoeuvres In the Dark (Architecture & Morality) 

  • #5 - "Touch and Go" by The Cars (Panorama) 

  • #4 - "Triumph of the Will" by Devo (Duty Now for the Future) 

  • #3 - "Real Men" by Joe Jackson (Night and Day) 

  • #2 - "Driven to Tears" by The Police (Zenyatta Mondatta) 

  • #1 - "Master Plan" by Tears for Fears (The Tipping Point)
     

Best Prog Albums: 1974

  • #5 - "Proclamation" by Gentle Giant (The Power and the Glory)

  • #4 - "Journey from Mariabronn" by Kansas (Kansas)

  • #3 - "Fallen Angel" by King Crimson (Red)

  • #2 - "To Be Over" by Yes (Relayer)

  • #1 - "The Carpet Crawlers" by Genesis (The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway)
     

NEW!!! Regna “Cinema”

  • "Opening Credits / Return to..." by Regna (Cinema) 

Episode 4
Jan. 5, 2024

Highlights From Scot's Sunday Live Feed - 10 Best Album Closers.

  • #10 - "Magnum Opus" by Kansas (Leftoverture) 

  • #9 - "Love, Reign O'er Me" by The Who (Quadrophenia)

  • #8 - "Foxlight" by Wobbler (From Silence to Somewhere)

  • #7 - "Telling the Bees" by Big Big Train (Folklore)

  • #6 - "La Villa Strangiato" by Rush (Hemispheres)

  • #5 - "Pirates" by Emerson, Lake & Palmer (Works, Vol. 1)

  • #4 - "Broken Sky / Long Day (Reprise)" by The Neal Morse Band (The Similitude Of A Dream)

  • #3 - "Los Endos" by Genesis (A Trick of the Tail)

  • #2 - "Starless" by King Crimson (Red)

  • #1 - "Awaken" by Yes (Going for the One)
     

  • Bonus Closer - "The Turn of a Friendly Card Suite" by The Alan Parsons Project (The Turn of a Friendly Card)

Episode 3
Dec. 29, 2023

Highlights From 3 Prog Corners This Week.

  • "Watcher of the Skies" by Genesis (Foxtrot) 

  • "Wonderous Stories" by Yes (Going for the One)

  • "Karn Evil 9 2nd Impression" by Emerson, Lake & Palmer (Brain Salad Surgery)

  • "Fracture" by King Crimson (Starless And Bible Black)
     

  • "Caligari's Mirror" by Pere Ubu (Dub Housing)

  • "Shot By Both Sides" by Magazine (Real Life)

  • "Careering" by Public Image Ltd. (Second Edition)

  • "Damaged Goods" by Gang of Four (Entertainment!)

  • "Guiding Light" by Television (Marquee Moon)

  • "Duchess" by The Stranglers (The Raven)

  • "Jumping Someone Else's Train" by The Cure (Three Imaginary Boys)

  • "Hiroshima Mon Amour" by Ultravox (Ha! Ha! Ha!)

  • "Cities" by Talking Heads (Fear of Music)

  • "Map Ref 41 Degrees N 93 Degrees W" by Wire (154)

  • "Ghosts" by Japan (Tin Drum)

  • "Making Plans for Nigel" by XTC (Drums and Wires)
     

  • "Moon to Follow" by Monarch Trail (Four Sides)

Episode 2
Dec. 22, 2023

Highlights From 3 Prog Corners This Week.

  • "Inca Roads" by Frank Zappa (One Size Fits All) 

  • "Watermelon In Easter Hay" by Frank Zappa (Joe's Garage: Acts I, II & III)

  • "Muffin Man" by Frank Zappa (Bongo Fury)

  • "Montana" by Frank Zappa (Over-Nite Sensation)

  • "Peaches En Regalia" by Frank Zappa (Hot Rats)

  • "Let's Make the Water Turn Black" by Frank Zappa (We're Only In It for the Money)

  • "Brown Shoes Don't Make It" by Frank Zappa (Absolutely Free)
     

  • "King Kong" by Babe Ruth (First Base)
     

  • "Run With the Fox" by Chris Squire (Chris Squire's Swiss Choir)

  • "Ring Our Solstice Bells" by Jethro Tull (The Jethro Tull Christmas Album)

  • "I Believe in Father Christmas" by Greg Lake (Single)
     

  • "Am I Very Wrong?" by Genesis (From Genesis to Revelation)

  • "Harold the Barrel" by Genesis (Nursery Cryme)

  • "Anyway" by Genesis (The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway)

  • "Squonk" by Genesis (Trick of the Tail)

  • "Misunderstanding" by Genesis (Duke)

  • "Mama" by Genesis (Genesis)

  • "I Can't Dance" by Genesis (We Can't Dance)
     

  • "Embers" by The Twenty Committee (The Cycle Undone)

Episode 1
Dec. 15, 2023

Scot's Top 25 Prog Albums for 2023

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