Emerson, Lake & Palmer's album Trilogy is composed of nine tracks of the group at their best. The album was the favorite of one of the three members of the … Continue reading Trilogy Live! A Compilation of Trilogy Performances
When one thinks of Deep Purple, classical music probably isn’t the first genre which comes to mind. On its surface, failing to connect the world's loudest band, known for smashing … Continue reading Shades of Classical Quotes: Classical Music on Deep Purple’s Early Albums
Folks, we finally have it: a song from Deep Purple's forthcoming Whoosh! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QUW7PvvbbO4 Yesterday, Deep Purple’s publisher, EarMusic, released "Throw My Bones" in music video form, giving us the first … Continue reading Third Impressions: A Full Song From ‘Whoosh!’
With all the news being made about Deep Purple's newest album, what may have not generally hit the stands yet is the fact that one member of the band has, … Continue reading A Ranking Of Don Airey’s Solo Albums
Since I last wrote about Deep Purple’s upcoming album when little was known but a small clip of sound, we’ve had a lot more information come out. Chief among that … Continue reading Second Impressions: Deep Purple’s ‘Whoosh!’
As many prog fans have by now heard, there will be a movie coming out based on Emerson, Lake & Palmer’s “Karn Evil 9”. Expectations are already mixed. Retrieved from … Continue reading Six Great Prog-Themed Movie Ideas!
Before any of my readers get excited, no, it’s not out yet. Apologies. But what did get released today is nonetheless exciting: we finally got a sneak peak of the … Continue reading First Impressions: Deep Purple’s 2020 Album Teaser
Just for fun, I present a triad of struts from the 70s which build in superlative and scale as the decade went on, showing the progression of jazz fusion. Eumir … Continue reading General Thoughts–Struttin’ in the 70s
After Greg Lake’s death in 2016, fans and music publications jumped to express their love for his life work. One such publication was loudersound, which produced this list of 10 … Continue reading General Thoughts: A Response to Loudersound’s “Greg Lake’s 10 Essential Songs”
A quick(ish) look at the live history of Emerson, Lake & Palmer's album Tarkus.