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C-Sides

May 29, 2023 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Music

With Rick Comello

C-Sides specializes in obscure music from all over the globe. With rock at its core, Rick Comello explores multiple genres spanning the last 50 years, unearthing music from some of the finest progressive, fusion, avant-garde, psych and hard rock artists to ever grace this wondrous planet.

C-Sides Playlist #493

C-Sides
9:03 PM
La Chinga - Mama Boogie
La Chinga Mama Boogie
Beyond the Sky Small Stone Records 2018

Greetings folks! We begin C-Sides #493 with some killer Hard Rock out of Vancouver, BC, Canada. This tune comes from La Chinga's third studio album. Released in 2018

9:08 PM
Jalayan - The Library of Ninive
Jalayan The Library of Ninive
Sonic Drive Atomic Records ♪ 2020

Space Rock from Milan, Italy in the vein of Ozric Tentacles. This swirly tune comes from Sonic Drive's debut album. Released in 2020

9:19 PM
Children - Song for Good
Children Song for Good R L
Songs from Long Ago Independent 2015

Requested Progressive Rock from this fantastic local St. Louis band and offshoot of Pavlov's Dog. This fine tune was recorded in 1978 and never officially released. This Children CDR comes from the band members, circa 2015

9:23 PM
Bliss - Hippies, Cops and a Bunch of Rocks
Bliss Hippies, Cops and a Bunch of Rocks
Return to Bliss Hallucination 2007

Psychedelic Rock out of Arizona recorded in 1969 but not released until 2007. This fun tune can be found on the archival, "Return to Bliss" on Hallucination records

9:27 PM
Nolan Potter - Stubborn Bubble
Nolan Potter Stubborn Bubble R
Music Is Dead Castle Face Records 2021

Progressive Rock by this requested artist from Austin, TX. This wild tune comes from Nolan's fourth studio album. Released in 2021

9:38 PM
Blocco Mentale - Impressioni
Blocco Mentale Impressioni
Πόα (Poa) Mellow Records 1993

Delightful Progressive Rock by this one shot band from Viterbo, Italy. This magnificent tune comes from that lone album. Originally released in 1973

9:46 PM
Liquid Visions - Morning Rain
Liquid Visions Morning Rain R
Hypnotized Sysyphus Records 2002

Heavy Psychedelic Rock out of Berlin, Germany. This fantastic requested tune comes from Liquid Vision's third studio album. Released in 2002

10:02 PM
Little Free Rock - Castles in the Sky
Little Free Rock Castles in the Sky R
Little Free Rock Esoteric 2017

Psychedelic Rock from Preston, England. The great tune comes from Little Free Rock's only (non archival) studio album. Originally released in 1969

10:06 PM
True Myth - Light Years Before
True Myth Light Years Before
True Myth Belle Antique 2010

Progressive Rock from London, ON, Canada. This excellent tune comes from True Myth's first studio album. Originally released in 1979

10:12 PM
Stella Lee Jones - Tokyo Fantasista
Stella Lee Jones Tokyo Fantasista
Escape From Reality Dizziness Records 2016

Progressive Rock from Tokyo, Japan by this band formed by guitarist, Satoshi Hirata after leaving Flat 122. This superb piece of music comes from Stella Lee Jones' second and most recent studio album. Released in 2016

10:22 PM
Masters of Deceit - Pieces: Together: Pieces
Masters of Deceit Pieces: Together: Pieces
Hensley's Electric Jazz Band and Synthetic Symphonette Vanguard 2001

For tonight's "Essential Epic" we have some Jazz influenced Psychedelic Rock out of Indianapolis, IN. This groovy (very much of its time) epic recording can be found on this band's only studio album. Originally released in September, 1969

10:39 PM
Pop Workshop - Ozzy Bear
Pop Workshop Ozzy Bear
Song of the Pterodactyl Grammofonverket 1974

Jazz Fusion recorded in Sweden by this supergroup consisting of members from Poland, Sweden and the USA. This tune comes from the second and final LP by this short lived project. Released in 1974

10:45 PM
Blister Chap - It's Not Allowed to Stay in this Bar Without a Drink
Blister Chap It's Not Allowed to Stay in this Bar Without a Drink
Goin' In Help 1977

Beyond obscure Progressive Rock out of Nuremberg, Germany. This fine tune comes from Blister Chap's first of two studio albums. Released in 1977

10:51 PM
Satin Whale - Seasons of Life
Satin Whale Seasons of Life
Desert Places Lumpy Gravy 2015

We conclude C-Sides #493 with a fantastic C-Sides classic out of Cologne, Germany. This stellar tune comes from Satin Whale's legendary debut from 1974. Thanks for listening, folks! Be sure to tune in again next week! Then our voyage will continue! ☮︎