DEUTSCH ROCK and The Birth of Experimental Sound

So, Die Deutsch Rock Szene, we’ve covered it before, discussed it, referenced it and even become a part of it but what is it and how did it affect the whole Prog Rock movement or at least a good part of it? Personally I love, LOVE it because it’s so avant-garde and beyond left field…

Progcore Radio – Canadian Based, Globally Heard Awesomeness!!

Ahhh Montréal, the province next door to mine and home of amazing food (the bagels!), jazz festivals, Olympic Stadium, car racing and Progcore Radio!!! Based in the heart of the Quebec province lies a wonderful city with an amazing night life and tourism that rivals many other cities around the world for its beauty, grand…

Little Hyperventilating Going on But I’m Good!

OddsFiche is now being heard globally! The wonderful people at Team Rock/Prog Magazine were gracious to include me in this month’s issue you see me peering over the top of here CD Sampler as one of their featured artists! Issue #71 of PROG: Astounding Sounds and Amazing Music and much more filled from cover to…

A Finnish Montage of a Metamorphosis

With an attractive front cover that reflects what one would consider to be the next promo poster for Cirque du Soleil because of the artistic flare and feathered textures given to the overall appeal and with the courtesy of Fastball Music we are brought this sophomore album from Finland’s own, Montage. Hailing from Helsinki, Finland’s…

Cunning Mantrap…Interesting Name to an Interesting Album

The double helix and the album title, Hazmat certainly make you question what kind of album are you about to venture in to here? Cunning Mantrap hails from Köln, the fourth largest city in Germany and going by their name I had not expected to find that it was an all guy band. Sure I…

This was a Little Bit of a Surprise for Me!

So back in August I played my first gig in 15 years to a well receiving audience and it was encouraging but also on that night there was a lady there who was from the local newspaper and was taking pictures and doing a montage for the area known as The Durham Region. It’s a…

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…