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C-Sides

Sep 4, 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 #507

C-Sides
9:03 PM
Townscream - Nagyvárosi Ikonok I
Townscream Nagyvárosi Ikonok I
Nagyvárosi Ikonok Periferic Records 1997

Greetings folks & Happy Labor Day! We begin C-Sides #507 with a magnificent piece of Progressive Rock out of Budapest, Hungary by this short lived After Crying offshoot. This tune is part one of the title track, City Icons! Released in 1997

9:07 PM
Guns & Butter - It Can't Go On Like This
Guns & Butter It Can't Go On Like This
Guns & Butter Flawed Gems 2016

Fantastic Jazz Rock from Boston, MA. This tune can be found on Guns & Butter's lone studio album. Originally released in 1972

9:11 PM
Gracious - Heaven
Gracious Heaven
Gracious! BGO Records 1995

Progressive Rock from Esher, England. This classic tune comes from Gracious's debut studio album. Originally released in 1970

9:21 PM
Dumpstaphunk - Livin Ina Worl Gone Mad
Dumpstaphunk Livin Ina Worl Gone Mad R
Listen Hear - EP Self Released 2007

Heavy Funk Rock out of New Orleans, LA. by this band that includes Ivan and Ian Neville. This fiery tune is the opening track to Dumpstaphunk's debut EP. Released in 2007. This and the following tune are with thoughts of Andy Coco

9:27 PM
Osibisa - Y Sharp
Osibisa Y Sharp R
Woyaya AIM 1993

Funky Latin flavored Jazz Rock by this legendary band founded in London in 1969 by four expatriate African and three Caribbean musicians. This tune comes from Osibisa's second studio album. Originally released in 1972

9:33 PM
Ron Thal - Unsound
Ron Thal Unsound
Hermit Interference 1997

Intense Acoustic / Progressive Metal by this now iconic guitarist originally from New York, NY. This tune comes from "Bumblefoot's" second solo album. Released in 1997

9:40 PM
José Cid - O Caos
José Cid O Caos
10,000 Anos Depois Entre Vénus e Marte M2U 2004

Progressive Rock from Chamusca, Portugal. This fantastic tune comes from José's second studio album. Originally released in 1978

9:46 PM
Mountain Bus - I Know You Rider
Mountain Bus I Know You Rider R
Sundance Gear Fab Records 1998

Psychedelic Folk Rock out of Chicago, IL by this band that sounds an awful lot like the Grateful Dead. This traditional blues cover was a staple piece of music for the Dead, Hot Tuna and The Byrds. Originally released in 1971. This "Other One" is dedicated to to Drea Stein

10:02 PM
Dominic Sanderson - The Twisted Hand of Fate
Dominic Sanderson The Twisted Hand of Fate N
Impermanence Self Released 2023

New Progressive Rock by this gifted young artist from Wakefield, England. This top notch piece of music comes from Dominic's full length debut album. Released in 2023. https://dominicsanderson.bandcamp.com/album/impermanence

10:07 PM
Areknamés - Deceit
Areknamés Deceit
Love Hate Round Trip Black Widow Records 2006

Heavy Progressive Rock from Pescara, Italy. This excellent tune can be found on this band's second studio album. Released in 2006

10:20 PM
Survolaj - Broken Flight
Survolaj Broken Flight
Survolaj Soft Records 2007

For tonight's "Essential Epic" we have some sprawling obscure Heavy Psychedelic Rock out of Timisoara, Romania. This epic jam comes from Survolaj's first studio album. Released in 1992

10:40 PM
Morse Code Transmission - Cold Society
Morse Code Transmission Cold Society
II Original Music Records 2012

Pop Rock by this (at the time) budding Progressive Rock band from Montreal, QC, Canada. This tune comes from Morse Code's second album, soon thereafter dropping Transmission from their name. Originally released in 1972

10:44 PM
Moura - Pelerinaxes
Moura Pelerinaxes N
Axexan, Espreitan Spinda Records 2022

Contemporary Progressive Rock from A Coruña, Spain. This outstanding piece of music comes from Moura's second studio album. Released in 2022. https://eiradamoura.bandcamp.com/album/axexan-espreitan

10:49 PM
Shaolin Death Squad - Choreographer of Fate
Shaolin Death Squad Choreographer of Fate
Intelligent Design Self Released 2006

We conclude C-Sides #507 with some intense Progressive / Avant Metal out of Denton, TX, circa 2006. Thanks for listening, folks! Be sure to tune in again next week! Then our voyage will continue! ☮