Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Archie Shepp Quintet - Body & Soul - LIVE

Archie Shepp has always had an influence on Progressive Rock, whether its fans realized it or now. The inventor if Free Jazz, and a cool dude too. He's a friend of mine. We've been hanging out together fairly regularly for the past twenty years. I got him and Wil Lettman to sit in with Jon Fishman's band Pork Tornado at Pearl Street in Northampton once. Now THAT was cool...

Sunday, April 11, 2010

Tangerine Dream - LIVE (2001)

Tangerine Dream videotaped live in London, England on May 12, 2001. Recorded at Shepherds Bush Empire by INET-TV. Tangerine Dream is Edgar Froese, Jerome Froese, Iris Kulterer, and Gerald Gradwohl. Saw these guys in Boston at the Orpheum Theater back in 1984. They were great live.

Saturday, April 10, 2010

Rush - Tom Sawyer - LIVE

Canadian power-prog trio Rush perform Tom Sawyer, with a great little South Park intro. Go Lil' Rush!

Make sure to catch RUSH in Concert this Summer!

Friday, April 9, 2010

Gentle Giant - Octopus Medley - LIVE (1974)

ProgRock favorites Gentle Giant play a medley from Octopus, live in concert in 1974. Vintage footage.

Monday, April 5, 2010

Yes - Ritual - Nous Sommes du Soliel
LIVE (2001)

Yes peformes Ritual, one of my all-time favorites, live in concert in 2001. I love this song. From the album Tales from Topographic Oceans.