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Sep 11, 2023 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM


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 #508

9:03 PM
Steven Wilson - Impossible Tightrope
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The Harmony Codex Steven Wilson Productions 2023

Greetings folks! We begin C-Sides #508 with a 10+ minute instrumental Progressive Rock single from the forthcoming Steven Wilson solo album. Scheduled for release, September 29th, 2023. Check out the video on YouTube!

9:13 PM
Kevin Gilbert - The City of the Sun
Kevin Gilbert The City of the Sun
The Shaming of the True The Estate of Kevin Gilbert 2000

Fantastic Art Rock released posthumously after the passing of this amazing artist originally from Sacramento, CA. This tune is part of the Rock Opera that Kevin was working on prior to his death in 1996. The album was completed by many of Kevin's friends and released in 2000

9:21 PM
The Aggregation - Change
The Aggregation Change
Mind Odyssey Erebus Records 2003

Psychedelic Rock out of Los Angeles, CA. This groovy slice of music can be found on The Aggregation's lone studio album. Originally released in 1969

9:24 PM
Wicked Minds - Space Child
Wicked Minds Space Child
From the Purple Skies Black Widow Records 2004

Heavy Psych ballad by this killer band from Piacenza, Italy. This fine tune comes from Wicked Mind's third studio album. Released in 2004

9:33 PM
Coach - Blue Katana
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Blue Katana Self Released 2023

New instrumental Progressive Rock from right here in St. Louis, MO. I got a chance to see these guys this past Saturday at The Heavy Anchor, they rocked! Check them out https://www.instagram.com/coachmusicstl/?hl=en / https://www.facebook.com/coachmusicstl/

9:41 PM
The Masters Apprentices - Games We Play I
The Masters Apprentices Games We Play I
A Toast to Panama Red Buy Or Die 1998

Classic Progressive Rock from Adelaide, Australia. This fantastic tune comes from The Masters Apprentices's fourth studio album. Originally released in 1972

9:48 PM
Veludo - As 10 Fases Do Homem Comum
Veludo As 10 Fases Do Homem Comum
Veludo Ao Vivo 1975 À 2018 Som Interior 2020

Obscure Progressive Rock out of Rio de Janiero, Brazil. This wonderful tune is included as a bonus track on the most recent reissue of Veludo's 1975 live album.

10:02 PM
M.O.T.U.S. - Let It Get Higher
M.O.T.U.S. Let It Get Higher
Machine of the Universal Space Flawed Gems 2010

Progressive Rock out of France with British vocalist, Ian Jelfs (Circus, Alice). This tune comes from the only album from M.O.T.U.S. Originally released in 1972

10:06 PM
Mendoza - Jojk
Mendoza Jojk
Mendoza Paisley Press 2022

Progressive Rock from Linköping, Sweden. This excellect piece of music comes from this band's lone studio album. Originally released in 1972

10:13 PM
Edensong - Cold City
Edensong Cold City
Years In the Garden of Years The Laser's Edge 2016

Contemporary Progressive Rock by this band from Middletown, CT. This terrific tune comes from Edensong's second studio album. Released in 2016

10:23 PM
Alquin - The Dance
Alquin The Dance
The Mountain Queen Polydor Records 1990

For tonight's "Essential Epic" we travel to Delft, Netherlands for some top-notch classic Progressive Rock. This minor epic tune can be found on Alquin's second studio album. Originally released in 1973

10:38 PM
Iceberg - La Flamenca Elèctrica
Iceberg La Flamenca Elèctrica
Coses Nostres Picap 1997

Jazz Fusion out of Barcelona, Spain with Max Sunyer on guitar. This blazing tune comes from Iceberg's sophomore studio album. Originally released in 1976

10:44 PM
Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Visionary Mountains
Manfred Mann's Earth Band Visionary Mountains
Nightingales & Bombers Cohesion Records 1996

Progressive Rock by this well known band from London, England. This classic tune comes from the Earth Band's sixth studio album. Originally released in 1975

10:50 PM
Area - Nervi Scoperti
Area Nervi Scoperti
Crac! Cramps Records 1998

We conclude C-Sides #508 with some smokin' Jazzy Avant Prog out of Milan, Italy, circa 1975! Thanks for listening, folks! Be sure to tune in again next week! Then our voyage will continue! ☮