Sep 01 2010

Camel | Harbour Of Tears

 
The third album under scrutiny as part of the Progmeister Camel feature is Harbour Of Tears. It’s not until you reflect upon the huge body of work that Camel have recorded since 1972 until 2002 that you realize the diversity of t…

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Aug 31 2010

The Galactic Cowboy Orchestra | Looking for a Little Strange

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Aug 29 2010

The Alan Parsons Project. A time machine?

I make no apology for my love of progressive rock music. Its pomposity and weird time signatures set it apart from most other forms of music. During a recent debate with an old friend we discussed the merits…

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Aug 29 2010

Relocator | Relocator

Relocator - Relocator

Mmmmmm! Being as i am a lover of most things prog i was inrigued to receive this album which pins it’s colours firmly to the metal prog mast. Listening to the album for the first time makes you wonder if this is what Gentle Giant would have turned into…

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Aug 19 2010

Camel | Stationary Traveller

Camel - Stationary Traveller

The second album review as part of the Camel feature takes us from 1976 into the 80’s with 1984’s Stationary Traveller. As with my previous review i will for the reasons of nostalgia be refering to the vinyl copy of this album and not the remastered an…

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Aug 12 2010

Larsen B | Musketeer

Larsen B - Musketeer

Larsen who i hear you say? Exactly! I have never heard of them either. I happened across these guys whilst attending a China Crisis gig in Newcastle recently and they were terrific. You will be correct in thinking that China Crisis and most associates …

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Jul 27 2010

High Voltage fever!!!!

My tired bones are just in the process of regaining normality after one of the best weekends i have spent for many years. The High Voltage Festival in London’s Victoria Park was without doubt one of the best musical events that i have ever attended. …

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Jul 20 2010

Camel | Moonmadness

  MOONMADNESS

As promised, the first of Camel’s incredible albums to be reviewed is Moonmadness. Please don’t read anything into that because as i said in my recent article i cannot possibly nominate a favorite. Such notions would ignite p…

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