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C-Sides

Aug 28, 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 #506

C-Sides
9:03 PM
Space Opera - Guitar Suite
Space Opera Guitar Suite
Space Opera Collectors Choice 2004

Greetings folks! We begin C-Sides #506 with some classic Progressive Rock out of Fort Worth, TX. This fine instrumental comes from Space Opera's only 70's studio album. Originally released in 1973

9:10 PM
Mystery - Kameleon Man
Mystery Kameleon Man
One Among the Living Unicorn 2010

Progressive Rock from Montreal, QC, Canada. This fun tune can be found on Mystery's fourth studio album. Released in 2010

9:15 PM
Toro - Ramona
Toro Ramona
Chicano Power! Latin Rock from the USA 1968-1976 Soul Jazz Records 1998

Obscure Latin Rock from New York, NY. This groovy tune was originally released on Toro's debut album in 1975. I'm pulling it from this fantastic compilation on Soul Jazz Records from 1998

9:21 PM
Hidria Spacefolk - Nasha Universo
Hidria Spacefolk Nasha Universo
Symbiosis Silence 2002

Progressive / Space Rock from Lohja, Finland. This killer piece of music comes from Hidria Spacefolk's first full length studio album. Released in 2002

9:27 PM
Octopus - The River
Octopus The River
Restless Night... Plus See For Miles Records Ltd. ‎ 1991

Psych Pop from Hatfield, England by the UK Octopus (not the German, Norwegian or US bands with the same name). This superb tune comes from this Octopus's lone studio album. Originally released in 1971

9:31 PM
Dragonfly - Shellycoat
Dragonfly Shellycoat
Dragonfly Musea Records 1981

Progressive Rock out of Zurich, Switzerland (not the late 60's Dragonfly from Colorado), This terrific piece of music comes from this Dragonfly's one and only studio album. Originally released in 1981

9:40 PM
Crack the Sky - Safety In Numbers
Crack the Sky Safety In Numbers
Safety In Numbers Lifesong 1989

Art Rock from Weirton, WV. This excellent tune is the title track to Crack the Sky's third studio album. Originally released in 1978

9:47 PM
Ticket - Broken Wings
Ticket Broken Wings
Awake Aztec Music 2010

Kick ass Hard Rock from Auckland, New Zealand. This classic tune can be found on Ticket's debut studio album. Originally released in 1972

9:53 PM
Blast Furnace - Long Distance
Blast Furnace Long Distance
Blast Furnace Long Hair Music 2002

Progressive Rock out of Copenhagen, Denmark. This awesome tune comes from Blast Furnace's lone studio album. Originally released in 1971

10:03 PM
L' Estate di San Martino - Archivista
L' Estate di San Martino Archivista
Talsete Di Marsantino AMS Records 2012

Progressive Rock from Perugia, Italy. This sweet piece of music can be found on L' Estate di San Martino's fourth studio album. Released in 2012

10:07 PM
Bubblemath - Be Together
Bubblemath Be Together
Such Fine Particles of the Universe Sounds Reasonable 2002

Progressive Rock from Minneapolis, MN. This cool tune comes from Bubblemath's first studio album. Released in 2002

10:12 PM
Beardfish - Coup de Grace
Beardfish Coup de Grace
Destined Solitaire InsideOut Music 2009

Instrumental Progressive Rock by this band from Gävle, Sweden. This superb piece of music comes from Beardfish's fifth studio album. Released in 2009

10:24 PM
M.I.A. (Músicos Independientes Asociados) - Cornonstípicum
M.I.A. (Músicos Independientes Asociados) Cornonstípicum
Cornonstípicum Ciclo 3 1994

For tonight's "Essential Epic" we head to Buenos Aires, Argentina for one of the masterpieces of South American Symphonic Progressive Rock. This amazing tune comes from this ensemble's third studio album. Originally released in 1978

10:44 PM
The Apple Pie Motherhood Band - Orangutang
The Apple Pie Motherhood Band Orangutang
Apple Pie Estrella Records 2004

Psychedelic Rock from Boston, MA. This groovy tune comes from The Apple Pie Motherhood Band's second and final studio album. Originally released in 1969

10:52 PM
City Boy - Haymaking Time
City Boy Haymaking Time
City Boy Renaissance 1998

We conclude C-Sides #596 with a gentle Pop tune by this well known Art Rock band out of Birmingham, England, circa 1976. Thanks for listening, folks! Be sure to tune in again next week! Then our voyage will continue! ☮