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C-Sides

Jul 10, 2023 9:00 PM โ€“ 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 #499

C-Sides
9:03 PM
Cry Freedom - Euthanasie Suite
Cry Freedom Euthanasie Suite
Volcano Self Released 1976

Greetings folks! We begin C-Sides #499 with some criminally obscure Progressive Rock from Fรผrth, Germany. This fantastic minor epic tune comes from Cry Freedom's debut studio LP. Released in 1976

9:12 PM
Kings X - Pleiades
Kings X Pleiades
Gretchen Goes to Nebraska Megaforce 1989

Hard Rock by this well known band originally out of Houston, TX. This killer tune comes from this trio's second studio album. Released in 1989

9:19 PM
Snowball - Defroster
Snowball Defroster
Defroster Sireena Records 2009

Progressive / Jazz Rock from Munich, Germany by this short lived supergroup formed in 1977, which included most of Curt Cress Clan and Nektar frontman, Roye Albrighton. This fine instrumental comes from Snowball's first studio album. Originally released in 1978

9:24 PM
Cos - Boehme
Cos Boehme
Viva Boma Musea Records 1995

Canterbury flavored Progressive Rock out of Brussels, Belgium. This wonderful piece of music comes from this ensemble's second studio album. Originally released in 1976

9:27 PM
England - Paraffinelea
England Paraffinelea
Garden Shed Si-Wan Records 1997

Progressive Rock from Maidstone, England. This terrific tune comes from England's classic debut studio album. Originally released in 1977

9:32 PM
Cool Feet - Alone In Your Cage
Cool Feet Alone In Your Cage
Burning Desire Self Released 1976

Ultra rare self released Hard Rock out of Luxemborg. This killer tune is the closing track to this band's first LP. Released in 1976. The only copy of this LP ever listed on Discogs, sold about three years ago for $4,891.30

9:40 PM
Eloy - Echoes from the Past
Eloy Echoes from the Past N
Echoes from the Past Drakkar Entertainment 2023

New Progressive Rock from this legendary band from Hannover, Germany led by Frank Bornemann. This sweet tune is the title track to Eloy's 21st studio album. Released on June 23rd of last month

9:45 PM
Granada - Valle del Pas
Granada Valle del Pas
Valle del Pas Fonomusic 1989

Progressive Rock from Madrid, Spain. This sensational piece of music can be found on Granada's third studio album. Originally released in 1978

9:53 PM
Real Eyes - Freedom / Seek My Advice
Real Eyes Freedom / Seek My Advice
Real Eyes Wizard Productions 1981

Obscure Progressive / Hard Rock from Flemington, NJ. This two part piece comes from this band's only studio LP. Released in 1981

10:03 PM
Gargamel - Tics
Gargamel Tics
Watch for the Umbles Transubstans Records 2006

Progressive Rock from Asker, Norway by this group formed in 2001. This top notch piece of music comes from Gargamel's first full length studio album. Released in 2006

10:11 PM
Affinity - Three Sisters
Affinity Three Sisters
Affinity Akarma 2000

Progressive Rock from Brighton, England by this band that included Linda Hoyle on vocals and the recently departed, Mo Foster on bass. This fine tune comes from Affinity's lone (non-archival) studio album. Originally released in 1970

10:16 PM
Quidam - Sanktuarium / Sanctuary
Quidam Sanktuarium / Sanctuary
Quidam Gad Records 2021

Neo Progressive Rock from Inowrocล‚aw, Poland by this band that featured the amazing voice of Emilia Derkowska and help of the classic Polish band, Collage. This tune comes from Quidam's first studio album. Originally released in 1996

10:27 PM
Metrognom - Opening Ceremony to the Trolls Seventheenth Olympic Games
Metrognom Opening Ceremony to the Trolls Seventheenth Olympic Games
Twangyluck New Personal Records 2006

For tonight's "Essential Epic" we have some first rate Progressive Rock from Bodรธ, Norway. This superb piece of music comes from this band's lone studio album. Released in 2006

10:44 PM
Shotgun Ltd. - I Don't Mind
Shotgun Ltd. I Don't Mind
Shotgun Ltd. Original Music Records 2011

Classic Hard Rock from Culver City, CA. This cool track comes from this band's one and only studio album. Originally released in 1971

10:50 PM
Perigeo - In Vino Veritas
Perigeo In Vino Veritas
Genealogia RCA Italiana 1974

We conclude C-Sides #499 with some terrific Jazz Fusion out of Rome, Italy, circa 1974. Thanks for listening, folks! Be sure to tune in again next week! Then our voyage will continue! โ˜ฎ๏ธŽ