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A Visit with the Trolls of the Magic Forest

I don't know who or what Älv is, but apparently dancing is involved. (Posted by Jon Davis 2017-10-13)

Speaking of Shadows under Veils

Spoke of Shadows has a new album in 2017, and "Under the Veil" is one of the tracks on it. As an aside, if you do an internet search for "spoke of shadows," you'll get pictures of shadows of (bicycle) spokes. (Posted by Jon Davis 2017-10-09)

Skies Should Be Tangerine, Not Grey

Since Edgar Froese's death, the remaining members of Tangerine Dream have been working on some sketches he left behind unfinished, and the 2017 album Quantum Gate features some of them. Here's "Tear Down the Grey Skies," which features some classic sequencing. (Posted by Jon Davis 2017-10-06)

Chui Wan and "Sheep's Shadow"

China's Chui Wan operates somewhere between psychedelic rock and post-rock. This tune is from their 2017 album The Landscape the Tropics Never Had. (Posted by Jon Davis 2017-10-04)

7C — Creative at Any Hour

This Italian band has some unique ideas for combining jazz, rock, and electronics. These ideas involve noise. (Posted by Jon Davis 2017-09-27)

Socially Responsible Dinosaurs Take Public Transportation

And any video claiming otherwise is fake news. Here's Bergen's Vulture Industries with a tune from their 2017 album, Stranger Times. (Posted by Jon Davis 2017-09-15)

Major Parkinson Is a Cheerful Guy

Stylistically, this band is all over the map. On this tune they take on a jaunty circus sound for some happy observations about life and death. (Posted by Jon Davis 2017-09-14)

Blackfield Is So Lonely

"Lonely Soul" is a track off the fifth Blackfield album. (Posted by Jon Davis 2017-09-07)

Cry Your Way back to the 70s

Here is Electric Swan's video for "Cry Your Eyes Out." (Posted by Jon Davis 2017-09-05)

This Glass Mind Is Not Delicate

They can play complex music in the wind and rain, surrounded by fire and dragons without missing a beat. Except the ones they intended to miss because they were changing time signatures. (Posted by Jon Davis 2017-08-31)

Latest news

2017-11-16
Celebrate 10 Years of Fruits de Mer – As a special celebration for a decade of cool vinyl releases, our friends at Fruits de Mer records have prepared a limited edition reissue of an album by the first band ever to appear on the label: Schizo Fun Addict. The band is known for unusual release strag » Read more

2017-11-02
Mega Dodo Presents New Charity Album – Our friends at Mega Dodo have put together a lovely compilation of their artists performing new arrangements of nursery rhymes, and all the profits from sales of the album will benefit Save the Children. It features a number of artists we've covered. » Read more

2017-10-18
Phil Miller RIP – Sad word reaches us today of the passing of another of the great musicians of the Canterbury Scene — guitarist Phil Miller. His distinctive sound added greatly to Matching Mole, Hatfield and the North, and National Health, and he also contributed to albums by Caravan, Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin, and many others. He was 68. » Read more

2017-10-13
Moonjune to Distribute Tony Levin's Back Catalog – It has been announced that Moonjune will now handle distribution for Tony Levin's catalog of releases. These great albums will now be a bit easier to get hold of, so check out the site and see what you're missing. The veteran of King Crimson and Stick Men worked with a host of great players on these albums, and we've reviewed most of them over the course of the years. » Read more

2017-09-26
Bandcamp Shines Light on Niches We Like – Bandcamp has developed into one of the best places to discover new music, and even a lot of old music is showing up there. In addition, their staff has been producing periodic articles spotlighting some interesting stylistic areas. On 20 September, they published one called "The New Face of Prog Rock" which bears checking out. » Read more


Previously in Exposé...

Carmen - Fandangos in Space & Dancing on a Cold Wind – Do you like Jethro Tull? Curved Air? Flamenco dancing? Did you ever wish for a combination of the three? Your wish has come true, and its name is Carmen! And if you don't think they could pull off...  (1994) » Read more

Walt Ribiero - I.I – Walt Ribeiro is an American composer in his early 20s, influenced both by classical music and modern rock. I.I is probably best described as post-modern classical music. It consists of twelve pieces,...  (2008) » Read more

Gjallarhorn - Grimborg – Gjallarhorn’s last album, Sjofn (reviewed in #21), was one of my top CDs of 2000. The combination of thunderous drums, droning didgeridoo, and female vocals made for a unique sound that really...  (2003) » Read more

Stella Vander - Le Coeur Allant Vers – Stella Zelcer established herself as an artist with an uncompromising independent streak long before the close of the 60s, when she was known simply as “Stella.” Despite having a keen...  (2006) » Read more

Aton's - Klein & Wagner – Aton's is led by vocalist / guitarist / keyboardist Pietro Ratto, who is also the sole songwriter for the band. For the most part, the compositions are more interesting rhythmically than...  (1997) » Read more




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