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The Mercury Tree - Countenance

The Mercury Tree – Countenance

Published on 18th November 2014 | by Roger Trenwith

Ben Spees, guitarist and keyboard player and vocalist with eclectic Portland, Oregon band The Mercury Tree describes Countenance as being “stylistically all over the map” and he is right. Being “all over the map” might often... Read More

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Manning ~ Akoustik #2

Manning – Akoustik #2

Published on 17th November 2014 | by Bob Mulvey

The last few years seem to have taken on a more reflective stance for Guy Manning with two acoustic albums, re-visiting previously released works and last year’s studio release, The Root, The Leaf And The Bone,... Read More

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Pearls Of Swines - Pearls Of Swines

Pearls Of Swines – Pearls Of Swines

Published on 15th November 2014 | by Roger Trenwith

The last album I reviewed that involved the ever-busy and highly talented eclectic bass wrangler Frederick Galiay was Apokálupsis by Big (drum&bass), but Pearls Of Swines could not be more different. Apokálupsis was a strange and... Read More

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Pink Floyd - The Endless River

Pink Floyd – The Endless River

Published on 12th November 2014 | by The Progressive Aspect

It was during the recording of Pink Floyd’s last album “The Division Bell” back in ’94 that they also recorded a number of pieces for an unfinished ambient album that went under the working title of... Read More

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Wrupk Urei – Kõik Saab Korda

Wrupk Urei – Kõik Saab Korda

Published on 7th November 2014 | by Roger Trenwith

In a departure for AltrOck, a label normally associated with the more avant end of the progressive spectrum, Estonian band Wrupk Urei have crafted a highly individual instrumental palette that dips its brush into space rock,... Read More

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