Further Up and Further In… to Canada!

To celebrate Progressivelyso’s 100th post we bring you, Twilight Fields from North Bay, Ontario! I thought what better way to commemorate this with some home grown talent! Featuring from the Gateless Gate/Khan Tengri – Allister Thompson who you should check out his other material for want of Ethereal/Ambient/Krautrock/Kosmische passages that will blow your mind just…

TWILIGHT FIELDS – Further Up, Further In! (2016)

Originally posted on Make Your Own Taste:
Twilight Fields is another of my musical projects. There’s an explanation why this new one is out under yet another name. You may, if you read this blog, be familiar with The Gateless Gate, the name under which I’ve recorded several Krautrock/ambient instrumental albums. I started that project…

!!Experience the OddsFiche Sound!!

  Hey all, well I have this wee post about what I’m doing musically then it’s back to basics and doing reviews for you!  Got caught up with all the recording and playing live etc which I will share with you now! Very chuffed with how things have turned out so far! So, for want…

OddsFiche Gives His Guitar a Gerd Arntz Makeover

Hey All ! So while I am working on some new reviews for you to read and take in some new sounds I decided to get created with my guitar that has no fretboard that I play some of my music with and gave it a makeover that I’m pretty proud of I have to…

OddsFiche Debut to Few But It Was a Grand Performance!

Hey All !   So my debut performance as OddsFiche at the Open Studio Art Cafe in Pickering, Ontario went over quite well ! Played to a small group of people, family and friends with a better than I though reception because well…. I wasn’t sure how my music would have gone over! There’s a few…

Yeah…. Couldn’t Wait : )

So I couldn’t wait any further last night and finished off my 3rd album so I could get back in to doing reviews! So here’s the link to it along with the other albums for those of you who really want something VERY different to listen to ! In reverse order from the latest and…

Please Stand By and In the Meantime….

Hello everyone, Progressivelyso has been on a slight hiatus with the writing as recording sessions has eaten up a lot of time!  BUT I am working on a new album review for you all to read and it will be out soon!  But in the meantime here’s the four videos from my current album, Ninth…

Shameless Promotion Time

Hello all, hope your weekend has been pleasant and full of happy stuff!  lol     So it’s shameless promotion time again.   A few blogs back I put out the links to my music on the http://www.archive.org site and now you can find the start of the Progressivelyso/OddsFiche YouTube channel where I will be…

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…