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The Mellow Side of Prog

The Mellow Side of Prog

The Mellow Side of Prog

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About the show

Playing tracks by

Brian Eno, ANTHONY PHILIPS, Genesis, Pink Floyd, Tony R. Clef and more.

And now for a something completely different.

Back in 2007 I did a Prog Rock mix that is still one of my favorite low light mixes. You can find the original post here. Prog Rock Mix

I've always wanted to do another prog mix. While on a pro rock binge I came across "For Absent Friends" by Genesis and that gave me the idea of doing a mellow prog mix.

In the original mix I tried to stay away from prog rock mainstays like Genesis, Yes & King Crimson. This time I couldn't resist some big names like Pink Floyd, Genesis, Brian Eno & Crimson. Those well known artists combine with some Cantebury scene music from National Health, Soft Machine & Hugh Hopper and Al Gowen. Most of the tunes are vintage 70's music, with only a couple newer tracks from Willowglass & David Gilmore.

I included kind of an oddball cut from Tony R. Clef. It's an acoustic cover of Genesis' "Undertow." Check his YouTube channel. http://www.youtube.com/user/troubleclef.

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Very relaxing. If you do a third collection please consider including Evership's Evermore https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_3Wg...

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THE SWEET BUNCH
THE SWEET BUNCH

Truly comforting!

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:-)

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Gamadiame
Gamadiame

Cela faisait si longtemps que je n'avais pas écouté King Krimson..Que du bonheur..."dès cet instant j'ai quitté l'espace habité pour n'être plus qu'une douce pensée" M E R C I!

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Merci beaucoup d'avoir écouté. Je suis très content de la musique.

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Julian Grant
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Great Mix. Some stellar cuts here. Many thx.

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Thanks Julian, so glad you enjoyed the mix!

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'Krv u Tami'
'Krv u Tami'

Awesome

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:-)

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Doug Marcus
Doug Marcus

now you have "diamondhead" i could play this 24/7 and not be bored.

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Doug, thanks for all your lovely comments! I'm so glad you found this mix & are enjoying it. Cheers!

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Doug Marcus
Doug Marcus

great taste...you and i from the strawbs superb "ghosts"

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Doug Marcus
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i am not a huge of the lamb lies down on broadway, but hackett and banks work their magic on hairless heart.

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Doug Marcus
Doug Marcus

"if" is one of the greatest songs by pink floyd.

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DJ MIGHTY MIKE MURGA

Very Nice!!!

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Mabu Vinyl, Cape Town

Wonderful!

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:-)

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Thoroughly enjoying this.

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Thoroughly enjoying this.

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So glad you enjoyed it!

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Susan Krueger
Susan Krueger

perfect for studying tonight, thank you.

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Thanks for listening!

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Kevin Mason
Kevin Mason

Right up my street.

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This is one of my personal favs too. Thanks for listening.

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