Blog Posts - Crossover Progressive



Steven Wilson - 4 and One Half (2016)

Yet another good album from Porcupine Trees main man. Most tracks seem to me though to follow the now over familiar Steve Wilson song style ,which is my only criticism here. To be honest it's not until we get to track 5 do we get into something more...
by SilentCries & Mighty Echoes on Jan 27, 2016

Jody Grind - One Step On

Justifiably, Jody Grind who recieved little attention at the time, are now recognized for there two classic albums which predate the likes of Deep Purple Uriah Heep Vanilla Fudges more well known releases. Check out the fantastic lengthy jam opener!
by SilentCries & Mighty Echoes on Jan 18, 2016

Steamhammer - Mountains (1970)

 The group's third release, 'Mountains' is possibly Steamhammer's most complete album, featuring amongst it's eight tracks a nice mixture of their trademark brand of earthy blues-rock with tinges of psychedelia and some nicely-judged progressi...
by SilentCries & Mighty Echoes on May 20, 2015

Steamhammer - MKII (1969)

More blues-rock than prog-rock, Steamhammer's second album would see this powerful outfit begin to accomodate more progressive elements into their rough 'n' ready sound, yet also affirm their wonderfully earthy style thanks to that rare mixture of...
by SilentCries & Mighty Echoes on May 19, 2015

The Pineapple Thief - All The Wars (2012)

 The Pineapple Thief has managed to maintain an excellent level of production and composition in their music since VARIATIONS ON A DREAM. All The Wars is the last album they have worked on and it is really excellent in quality and, as I said abo...
by SilentCries & Mighty Echoes on Sep 22, 2014

The Pineapple Thief - Someone Here Is Missing (2010)

For years i've felt like I was the lone voice on this site telling any who would listen how good this band is.Yes i'm a fanboy although i'm not as rabid as many of their fans are (I can tell you some stories). They still have that blend of RADIOHEAD,...
by SilentCries & Mighty Echoes on Sep 15, 2014

Grace For Drowning - Steven Wilson (2011)

One of the most diverse, brilliant, haunting, heart-felt, transcending, contemporary, daring, progressive, eclectic, creative, beautiful works of music I've ever heard.I'll try to make this a shorter review, because otherwise it would be too long for...
by SilentCries & Mighty Echoes on Aug 23, 2014

Steven Wilson - The Raven That Refused To Sing (and other stories) (2013)

Steven Wilson is arguably a modern genius of the prog community along with Mikael Akerfeldt, yet when they both came together for the Storm Corrosion project it had little impact on me. Wilson however as a solo artist has become intensely passionate...
by SilentCries & Mighty Echoes on Aug 22, 2014

Steven Wilson - The Raven That Refused To Sing (and other stories) 2013

Steven Wilson is arguably a modern genius of the prog community along with Mikael Akerfeldt, yet when they both came together for the Storm Corrosion project it had little impact on me. Wilson however as a solo artist has become intensely passionate...
by SilentCries & Mighty Echoes on Aug 22, 2014


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