10 More Classic International Prog-Rock Albums

Originally posted on Make Your Own Taste:
A follow-up to my first post on the plethora of great international prog-rock recordings available to the enthusiast. Read the first piece for the preamble. (NOTE: Since I remain on a hiatus, I adapted these reviews from ones that I wrote for a prog fansite years ago. Every…

Plan “b” is not from Outer Space, it’s from Erth

  So, when someone says Costa Rica to you, what comes to mind? Naturally; coffee, Central America, rugged terrain, lush jungle atmosphere and Mesoamerican culture to name but a few of the many attributes of the country. But it also has a Prog scene that is growing down there and spreading throughout Central to South…

Forget Them Walking, The Zombie Picnic is Much More Fun

From the Grand Emerald Isle comes Zombie Picnic, the self proclaimed “four-piece Prog rock plot against humanity” hailing from Limerick, Ireland and bringing us their album, “A Suburb of Earth”. So what does one think of when Ireland comes to mind? Of course the typical and usual fare: Leprechauns, Potato famines, Mrs. Brown’s Boys, U2,…

D(((O)))(((O)))M……. ‘Nuff Said from Scotland

So a couple of mates in Scotland who played World of Warcraft when they discovered they have similar tastes in music and now have been doing albums for some time now and their seventh release, (((WHITE NOISE))) shows them not slowing down in the slightest. The Prog marquee facets a great many styles under its…

No Need for Painkillers, Eveline’s Dust Brings The Painkeeper from Italy

Italy; one of the classic romantic languages, land of addictive cuisine, steeped in history and lavish architecture and home to a great many Prog bands over the years. A country that has seen so many different faces grace it’s political halls over the centuries, armies that have conquered lands far and wide and nowadays they…

Coming Soon and In the Meantine…..

COMING SOON to a Progressivelyso reading near you!   Eveline’s Dust from Italy and Scotland’s Boobs of Doom and many more bands to read about! For now here’s a couple of shameless promotion links for you to check out…. From a site called the Internet Archive, an amazing place to get pretty much everything under the…

Happy July 4th Independence Day USA Weekend!

To all of My US friends on here and abroad and around on WordPress and Elsewhere; Happy July 4th Independence Day Weekend!!!!!!! Hello Oklahoma (DELA831.124!), Georgia (MANG!), New Jersey(PILE!) AND Illinois(HEY!)! And of course to all of my other US readers Happy July 4th ! Progressivelyso is working on some new blogs for you to…