Tagged: Progrock

Steve Hillage - in concert

Steve Hillage – In Concert – 1976 – Past Daily Soundbooth

It helps, it really does: Become a Patron! Another artist synonymous with a decade and genre of music. Steve Hillage has been associated with a number of influential artists and bands during the Progressive Rock era of the early 1970s, including Kevin Ayers and most notably, Gong. After Allen left...

Kayak- Live At Midsummerpop Festival 1973 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Criminally Overlooked Edition

– Kayak in Concert at Midsummerpop Festival – July 7, 1973 – VPRO Archives – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! The history of Pop music is no stranger to the legions of bands considered ignored, overlooked, underrated or just dismissed. A series of bad breaks, a lackluster...

Yes In Session – 1969/1970 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Help support the archive where all this comes from: Become a Patron! Before Yes took a turn for the somewhat over-indulgent and decidedly over-the-top, they were at the forefront of what was to become known at the Progressive Movement. Technical prowess and music that demanded to be listened to, rather...

Genesis – Live In Concert – 1972 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend.

Click here for link to Audio Player: 1972-03-11 BBC In Concert (Genesis) A classic concert this weekend. Genesis, during what many consider to be the halcyon days of the band, when the inimitable Peter Gabriel was lead singer. Recorded on November 3, 1972 at, presumably the BBC’s Paris Theater in...

Camel With Peter Bardens – Live At The Marquee – 1974 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Click on the link here for the Audio player: Camel – Live at The Marquee – 1974 Before the visual and theatrical aspect evolved, a Progressive Rock concert was a lot like going to a Jazz Concert. No dancing, stage presentation, lasers, explosions – it was all about the music...

The Cheerful Insanity Of Giles, Giles & Fripp – 1968 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the Link: Giles, Giles and Fripp – 1968 On last night’s Roundtable I played a track from a 1969 session King Crimson did for the BBC. Almost exactly a year before that session, an album was released by a band known as Giles, Giles and Fripp. According to...

Phil Manzanera – 1975 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the Link: Phil Manzanera – Miss Shapiro – 1975 If it weren’t for bands like Roxy Music and the innovations from members such as Brian Eno and Phil Manzanera, the 70’s would not have been nearly as interesting as they came to be. Roxy Music was able to...