Anna Meredith’s music video “Paramour” is an exciting visual journey- filmed in one single shot, using 1200 pieces of lego train tracks and a countless number of different instruments.
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 – Echoes Program 1905C
On the next Echoes, an interview with Bill Bruford. He was the influential drummer with Yes, King Crimson and UK and now he has a doctorate and a book to go with it
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Echoes Podcast: Bill Bruford’s Uncharted
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Bill Bruford is in the Echoes Podcast. One of the most erudite of progressive rock musicians, the drummer with Yes, King Crimson and UK now has a doctorate and a book to go with it.
Tuesday, September 25th, 2018 – Echoes Program 1839B
Bill Bruford has always been one of the most erudite of progressive rock musicians. The influential drummer with Yes, King Crimson and UK who now has a doctorate and a book to go with it.
Orbital’s Dystopian UK Decay Video
The seminal English electronic duo, Orbital have dropped a new present-day dystopian video called “P.H.U.K.” or “Please Help U.K. It’s a kinetic, but buoyant trip into the UK nightmare.
UK Kills at NEARfest Apocalypse.
The day started and ended with the two highpoints for NEARfest Apocalypse. Despite a more than 90 minute delay, and about 10 minutes of a dimly lit stage and no music or musicians, UK finally hit the stage a little before 11PM. They lived up to their reputation as the last great band from the…
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NEARfest 2010 Finale: Eddie Jobson’s Cover Band
A Rock Orchestra playing the music of the Masters or A Glorified Tribute band. I was telling my friend that I thought it would be compelling if some of these NEARfest bands would occasionally play cover tunes, paying homage to the masters with modern interpretations. As they say, be careful what you wish for, because…
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Drummer Bill Bruford Retires
Bill Bruford is an icon of Progressive Rock drumming. He came to renown as an original member of Yes, recording several albums with them before moving on to King Crimson. Over the years he’s spent more and more time with his cerebral jazz band Earthworks. But now he says he’s packing in live performances, concentrating…