October 29, 2020

Author: Steve Pilkington

Former editor of the CRS magazine 'Rock Society'. Presenter of weekly radio show A Saucerful Of Prog on Rock Radio UK. Author of several music biographies. 70s throwback...

PORCUPINE TREE 13CD BOX SET ‘THE DELERIUM YEARS’ ANNOUNCED

LIMITED EDITION 13 DISC BOX SET COMING 20TH NOVEMBER ON TRANSMISSION  After it recently being announced that Snapper Music will be representing Porcupine Tree’s Transmission label worldwide, we have the details of the first release under the new deal – Porcupine Tree – The Delerium Years  - a deluxe 13 CD box set chronicling the evolution of Porcupine..

PINK FAIRIES AND FRIENDS (Floating World)

...absolutely full-on, pure and unvarnished Pink Fairies, as they immediately shift into gear and drive right through your forehead This is an odd one conceptually - but extremely welcome in its content! The name this hangs on is the Pink Fairies, naturally, but the common denominator here is actually guitarist Andy Colquhoun, who joined the..

SAMURAI – Samurai (Esoteric)

In which the diligent miners at Esoteric Records unearth yet another nugget from the rich 1970s seam which only the more dedicated of '70s prog devotees are likely to be familiar with. In this case, it was blink-and-you'd-miss-them, as Samurai released this sole album in 1971 before folding almost immediately. There was more to them,..

JO QUAIL TO REISSUE ‘FIVE INCANTATIONS’ ON DELUXE VINYL

AdderStone Records, the label started by internationally acclaimed composer and virtuoso cellist Jo Quail, have announced the deluxe vinyl reissue of her 2016 album Five Incantations on 20th November. Jo comments, 'With the original CD format being sold out for a few years, I am delighted to be able to now present to you a very special edition of Five..

LUNATIC SOUL – New single and video from forthcoming album

LUNATIC SOUL PREMIERE FIRST SINGLE AND VIDEO FOR “THE PASSAGE” FROM THE NEW ALBUM THROUGH SHADED WOODS Following the announcement that they will release their new and seventh album Through Shaded Woods, through Kscope on 13th November; the band have premiered “The Passage”, the first single and video to be taken from the forthcoming album.  Of the new track..