Episode 241: Summer’s End Festival Preview

This is the 241st edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. You should be able to CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD but note the shows are large files. If you prefer, you can subscribe to the show via iTunes by sticking feeds2.feedburner.com/TheEpilepticGibbonPodcastMusicShow into the ‘Subscribe to podcast’ area & then you should get the new shows as they become available (BUT please let me know if this subscription isn’t working). The show is also available to stream via Mixcloud and the Progzilla Radio Network (the show appears on Progzilla in alternate weeks). This latest show is a preview of this year’s Summer’s End Progressive Rock Festival, which is taking place on the 5th, 6th & 7th of October, in Chepstow. I’ll be chatting to the organisers about this year’s festival and previewing the line-up, including tracks from all of the bands performing over the three days, plus I’ll be suggesting some acts for future years of the festival. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks from where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours & 23 minutes. Downloaded file is 130.76 MB.

1. Symmetry (6:53) – Quicksilver Night (Taken from the album ‘Symmetry’; see quicksilvernightproductions.bandcamp.com/album/quicksilver-night-symmetry & quicksilvernightproductions.com/)

2. Pavilion (5:43) – Longstone (Taken from the album ‘Pavilion’; see longstone.bandcamp.comwww.facebook.com/Longstone-35010211805/)

3. Pre-Columbian Worry Song (5:25) – Regal Worm (Taken from the album ‘Pig Views’; see regalworm.bandcamp.com/album/pig-views, regalworm.com/Hail.htmlwww.facebook.com/regalworm)

4. Nothing Like Home (6:43) – Soup (Taken from the album ‘Remedies’; see soupsound.bandcamp.com/album/remedies, www.soupband.com/ & www.facebook.com/soupsound)

Interview with Stephen Lambe & Huw Lloyd-Jones

5. A Dying Man’s Hymn (5:12) – Sky Architect (Taken from the album ‘A Dying Man’s Hymn’; see www.skyarchitect.com/ & www.facebook.com/skyarchitect)

6. Winter Mountain (5:20) – Moonparticle (Taken from the album ‘Hurricane Esmeralda’; see moonparticle.bandcamp.com/album/hurricane-esmeralda, www.moonparticle.com/www.facebook.com/moonparticleband/)

7. Postlude (Wo Ich Ihn Nicht Hab) (8:01) – When Mary (Taken from the album ‘Tainted’; see www.whenmary.no/ & www.facebook.com/whenmary/)

8. Turn It Off (5:29) – Silhouette (Taken from the album ‘The World is Flat …and other alternative facts’; see silhouettenl.bandcamp.com/album/the-world-is-flat-and-other-alternative-facts & www.silhouetteband.nl/)

9. Nine (6:10) – Frequency Drift (Taken from the album ‘Letters To Maro’; see frequencydrift.bandcamp.com, frequencydrift.com/ & www.facebook.com/FrequencyDrift/)

10. Entertaining Angels (8:31) – Landmarq (Taken from the album ‘Entertaining Angels’; see www.landmarq.net/index.htmwww.facebook.com/landmarqtheband/)

11. De deux choses lune (4:12) – Lazuli (Taken from the album ‘Saison 8’; see lazuli-music.com/?lang=en & www.facebook.com/Groupe.LAZULI/)

12. Bring Me To The Water (5:02) – Golden Caves (Taken from the album ‘Collision’; see goldencaves.com/ & freiamusic.co.uk/album/collision)

13. Pearl Of The Lake (5:11) – Kaprekar’s Constant (Taken from the album ‘Fate Outsmarts Desire’; see www.kaprekarsconstant.com/kaprekars.bandcamp.comwww.facebook.com/Kaprekars/)

14. Yawn Of A Blink (6:18) – Edensong (Taken from the album ‘Years In The Garden Of Years’; see lasersedge.bandcamp.com/album/years-in-the-garden-of-years & www.edensongtheband.com/)

15. Worlds Of Yesterday (5:41) – Tim Bowness (Taken from the album ‘Lost In The Ghost Light’; see timbowness.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/timbowness/

16. Reflections (2:09) – Magenta (Taken from the album ‘Chameleon’; see www.magenta-web.com/, magenta.bandcamp.comwww.facebook.com/Magenta-8643003739/)

For more details about the Summer’s End Festival, see www.summersend.co.uk/

17. A Promise (4:46) – Mike Kershaw (Taken from the album ‘Arms Open Wide’; see mikekershaw.bandcamp.com/album/arms-open-wide, www.kershmusic.com & www.facebook.com/Mike-Kershaw-144511622309101/)

Thanks to all the musicians who contributed, to Stephen and Huw for coming in for the interview, and to all listeners. Send us comments if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!). If you want to keep up to date with news about the show, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join, plus don’t forget that we’re now part of the Progzilla Radio Network. I’ll be back again next time for the second part of my review of some great music from 2017 that didn’t feature in my top 30 countdown, so I hope you’ll be back to listen to that show.

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Episode 214: Summer’s End Festival Preview

This is the 214th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. You may be able to CLICK HERE TO LISTEN but note the shows are large files & this may not be the best way to listen. If you prefer, you can subscribe to the show via iTunes by sticking feeds2.feedburner.com/TheEpilepticGibbonPodcastMusicShow into the ‘Subscribe to podcast’ area & then you’ll get the new shows as they become available. The show is also available to stream via Mixcloud and the Progzilla Radio Network (the show appears on Progzilla in alternate weeks). This latest show is a preview of this year’s Summer’s End Progressive Rock Festival, which is taking place on the 6th, 7th & 8th of October, in Chepstow. I’ll be chatting to the organisers about this year’s festival and previewing the line-up, including tracks from most of the bands performing over the three days, plus I’ll be suggesting some acts for future years of the festival, and we’ll be revealing some exciting news too. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks from where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours & 32 minutes. Downloaded file is 139.3 MB.

1. Something’s Coming (5:11) – Matt Baber (Taken from the album ‘Moonshine’ which does not currently appear to be available to buy but do contact Matt if you’re interested; see mattbaber.bandcamp.com/, troopersforsound.com/www.facebook.com/mattbaberpiano/)

2. Stranger in a Strange Land (9:26) – The Emerald Dawn (Taken from the album ‘Visions’; see theemeralddawn.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/TheEmeraldDawn/)

3. Delay Tactics (6:52) – Neil Campbell (Taken from the album ‘Through The Looking Glass’; see www.neilcampbell.org.uk/, neilcampbell.bandcamp.com/ & store.cdbaby.com/Artist/NeilCampbell)

4. Hush (3:47) – Flux (Taken from the album ‘ShadowLines’; see www.fluxofficial.com/ & www.facebook.com/Fluxofficial/)

5. Missing (6:29) – Monarch Trail (Taken from the album ‘Sand; see www.monarchtrail.com/, store.cdbaby.com/cd/monarchtrail2 & www.kenbairdmusic.com/)

Interview with Stephen Lambe & Huw Lloyd-Jones…

6. Schehererzade (6:39) – Midnight Sun (Demo track but likely to appear in some form on the forthcoming debut release from the band; see www.facebook.com/midnightsunprog/)

7. Too Many Years (5:10) – iamthemorning (Taken from the album ‘Lighthouse’; see www.iamthemorning.com/, www.facebook.com/iamthemorningpage/ & iamthemorningband.bandcamp.com/)

8. Connection Refused (4:35) – Karibow (Taken from the album ‘Holophinium’; see www.karibow.com/ & www.facebook.com/Karibow-289948447705391/)

9. A New Reality (8:46) – Maschine (Taken from the album ‘Naturalis’; see www.maschineuk.com/ & www.facebook.com/maschineuk)

10. Closer To Irreversible (4:49) – Franck Carducci (Taken from the album ‘Torn Apart’; see www.franckcarducci.com/ & www.facebook.com/franckcarducci/)

11. Snowman (3:55) – Frost* (Taken from the album ‘Milliontown’; see frost.life/ & www.facebook.com/Official-Frost-154098904622178/)

12. Mood Elevator (5:28) – Half Past Four (Taken from the mini-album ‘Land of the Blind’; see halfpastfour.com/, halfpastfour.bandcamp.comwww.facebook.com/halfpastfour/)

13.  The Lamb, the Badger & the Bee (6:42) – Kyros (Taken from the album ‘Vox Humana’; see www.kyrosmusic.com/, www.facebook.com/KyrosOfficial/ & kyrosmusic.bandcamp.com/)

14. Bite The Grit (4:57) – Karmakanic (Taken from the album ‘In A Perfect World’; see www.facebook.com/KarmakanicOfficial/ & www.insideoutmusic.com/artist.aspx?IdArtist=433)

15. 1st Movement: Coming Up On The Hour (Overture) (5:54) – The Tangent (Taken from the album ‘Le Sacre Du Travail’; see www.thetangent.org/ & www.facebook.com/groups/alltangentmembers/)

For more details about the Summer’s End Festival, see www.summersend.co.uk/

16. Night Ocean (4:06) – Firefly Burning (Taken from the album ‘Skeleton Hill’; see www.fireflyburning.co.uk/, fireflyburning.bandcamp.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/fireflyburning, and for more details about their gig at the Under the Edge Arts community project in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, on Saturday 9th September, go to www.utea.org.uk/)

17. Yellow Crow (6:29) – Shankara Andy Bole (Taken from the album ‘Rainbow Crow’; see andybole.co.uk/andybole.bandcamp.com/album/rainbow-crow)

18. Ocean Rise (Live at Black Cat Festival, 2016) (5:55) – Paradise 9 (Taken from the album ‘20th Anniversary 1997-2017 Live’; see www.paradise9.net/, paradise9.bandcamp.com & www.facebook.com/paradise9band/)

Thanks to all the musicians who contributed, to Stephen and Huw for coming in for the interview, and to all listeners. Send us comments if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!). If you want to keep up to date with news about the show, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join, plus don’t forget that we’re now part of the Progzilla Radio Network. I should be back again next time with a ‘normal’ show, so expect the usual eclectic mix and I hope you’ll be back to listen to that show.

Episode 189: Summer’s End Festival Preview

This is the 189th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. The show is also available via Mixcloud and via the Progzilla Radio Network (the show is now appearing on Progzilla in alternate weeks). For this edition of the show I’m chatting with Mr Stephen Lambe, one of the organisers of the Summer’s End Progressive Rock Festival, which this year is taking place on the 30th of September, and 1st & 2nd of October, in Chepstow. We’ll be chatting about this year’s festival and previewing the line-up, including tracks from most of the bands performing over the three days, plus I’ll be playing Stephen some tracks in an attempt to convince him who he might get for future years of the festival. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks from where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours & 29 minutes. Downloaded file is 135.74 MB.

1. A Summer Of Subservience (3:49) – The Display Team (Taken from the album ‘Shifts’; see thedisplayteam.bandcamp.com/www.facebook.com/TheDisplayTeam/)

2. The Things You Love (6:12) – Bent Knee (Taken from the album ‘Say So’; see www.bentkneemusic.com/, bentknee.bandcamp.com/, & www.facebook.com/bentkneemusic)

3. Nautilus (5:16) – Mothertongue (Taken from the album ‘Unsongs’; see  www.mothertongue.me.uk/, www.facebook.com/mothertongued, & mothertonguemusic.bandcamp.com/album/unsongs)

4. Out of the Dark (7:47) – Section IV (Taken from the album ‘Superhuman’; see www.section-iv.com/section-iv.bandcamp.com/releases & www.facebook.com/sectioniv)

Interview with Stephen Lambe…

5. According To Plan (6:32) – Magic Pie (Taken from the album ‘King For A Day’; see www.magicpie.net/magicpie.bandcamp.comwww.facebook.com/magicpieband)

6. A Kid’s Tale (6:08) – Tiger Moth Tales (Taken from the album ‘Story Tellers – Part One’; see tigermothtales.bandcamp.com/album/story-tellers-part-one & www.facebook.com/TigerMothTales/?fref=ts)

7. Altered State (5:47) – Sylvium (Taken from the album ‘Waiting For The Noise; see www.sylvium.com/www.facebook.com/sylvium/)

8. Inferior (7:03) – Seven Steps To The Green Door (Taken from the album ‘Fetish’; see www.bside-music.de/ssttgd/ & www.facebook.com/ssttgd/)

9. Half A World (4:51) – The Heather Findlay Band (Taken from the album ‘Songs From The Old Kitchen’; see www.heatherfindlay.co.uk/wordpress/www.facebook.com/HeatherFindlay.Music/)

10. The Sense In Sanity (4:48) – IQ (Taken from the album ‘Subterranea’; see www.iq-hq.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/IQHQLive/)

11. State of Mine (1:59) – IQ (Taken from the album ‘Subterranea’; see www.iq-hq.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/IQHQLive/)

12. Beloved (5:41) – Firefly Burning (Taken from the album ‘Skeleton Hill’; see www.fireflyburning.co.uk/, fireflyburning.bandcamp.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/fireflyburning)

13. Keep The Exits Clear (6:32) – Strangefish (Taken from the album ‘Fortune Telling’; see www.strangefish.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/strangerfish/?fref=ts)

14. Hay (4:30) – Karnataka (Taken from the album ‘The Storm’; see karnataka.org.uk/www.facebook.com/KarnatakaOfficial/?fref=ts)

15. Roses (6:37) – RPWL feat. Ray Wilson (Taken from the album ‘World Through My Eyes’; see www.rpwl.net/www.facebook.com/rpwl.net/?fref=ts&ref=br_tf)

For more details about the Summer’s End Festival, see www.summersend.co.uk/

16. You Bring The Summer (3:00) – The Monkees (Taken from the album ‘Good Times!’; see www.monkees.com/, www.facebook.com/TheMonkees & www.monkees.net/)

17. Seven Words (4:37) – Weyes Blood (Taken from the album ‘Front Row Seat To Earth’; see weyesblood.bandcamp.com & www.facebook.com/weyesblood/)

Thanks to Stephen for coming in to do the interview, to all the musicians who contributed and to all listeners too. Send me comments if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!). If you want to keep up to date with news about the show, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join, plus don’t forget that we’re now part of the Progzilla Radio Network. I’ll be back soon with a new show, which will include an interview with Tim Burness & a feature album from Rebsie Fairholm, so I hope you’ll join me again then.

Episode 162: Summer’s End Festival Preview

This is the 162nd edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. The show is also available via Mixcloud here and via the Progzilla Radio Network soon (the show is now appearing on Progzilla in alternate weeks). For this edition of the show I’m chatting with Mr Stephen Lambe, one of the organisers of the Summer’s End Progressive Rock Festival, which this year is taking place on the 2nd, 3rd & 4th of October in Chepstow. We’ll be chatting about this year’s festival and previewing the line-up, including tracks from most of the bands performing over the three days, plus I’ll be playing Stephen some tracks in an attempt to convince him who he might get for future years of the festival. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks from where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours & 44 minutes. Downloaded file is 150 MB.

1. I Lost My Keys Somewhere Along the Milky Way (6:33) – Fuzzy Nautilus (Taken from the EP ‘Antenna′; see fuzzynautilus.bandcamp.com/releases & www.facebook.com/FuzzyNautilus)

2. The Cape (6:19) – Godzilla Black (Taken from the ‘Little ThingsEP; see godzillablack.com/ & www.facebook.com/godzillablack)

3. In the Name of Goblin (4:45) – Goblin (Taken from the album ‘Four of a Kind’; see www.goblinofficial.com/ & www.goblinweb.com/)

4. Pioneer (5:08) – Firefly Burning (Taken from the album ‘Skeleton Hill’; see www.fireflyburning.co.uk/, fireflyburning.bandcamp.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/fireflyburning)

Interview with Stephen Lambe…

5. Sally Won’t Remember (4:05) – Simon Godfrey (Taken from the album ‘Motherland’; see www.badelephant.co.uk/ & music.badelephant.co.uk/album/motherland)

6. Obsolescence Pt.iv The Dream (6:12) – Abel Ganz (Taken from the album ‘Abel Ganz’; see www.abelganz.com/content/, abelganz.bandcamp.com/album/abel-ganz & www.facebook.com/pages/Abel-Ganz/104282746280548)

7. See What I See (6:03) – Dave Bainbridge (Taken from the album ‘Celestial Fire; see www.davebainbridge.com/albums/celestial_fire & www.facebook.com/DaveBainbridgeMusic)

8. Palm Trees (4:00) – The Fierce And The Dead (Taken from the ‘Magnet’ EP; see www.fierceandthedead.com/, thefierceandthedead.bandcamp.com/album/magnet & www.facebook.com/fierceandthedead?fref=ts)

9. Cautionary Tale (5:07) – 3RDegree (Taken from the album ‘Narrow-Caster’ but this track can also be downloaded for free via 3rdegree.bandcamp.com/album/3rdegree-free-sampler; see also www.3rdegreeonline.com/3RDegree/Home.html, 3rdegree.bandcamp.com & www.facebook.com/3RDegree)

10. Before the Storm, Part 1 (5:20) – Discipline (Taken from the album ‘Unfolded Like Staircase’; see www.strungoutrecords.com/)

11. And I Wonder Why (7:05) – Pallas (Taken from the album ‘Wearewhoweare’; see www.pallasofficial.com/ & www.facebook.com/PALLASOfficial)

12. The Willows (12:01) – The Gift (Taken from the album ’Land of Shadows′; see www.badelephant.co.uk/?page_id=44 & music.badelephant.co.uk/album/land-of-shadows)

13. Free (7:50) – Introitus (Taken from the album ‘Anima’; see www.introitus.se/ & www.facebook.com/IntroitusOfficial)

14. Beneath The Veil Of Winter’s Face (6:01) – Mystery (Taken from the album ‘Beneath The Veil Of Winter’s Face; see www.therealmystery.com/ & www.facebook.com/mysterysound)

15. According To Plan (6:32) – Magic Pie (Taken from the album ‘King For A Day’; see www.magicpie.net/magicpie.bandcamp.comwww.facebook.com/magicpieband)

16. Turtles All the Way Down (4:04) – Darkroom (Taken from the album Some of These Numbers Mean Something; see www.darkroomtheband.net/, darkroomtheband.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/darkroomtheband)

17. Theft (4:52) – Sanguine Hum (Taken from the album ‘Now We Have Light’; see www.cherryred.co.uk/, troopersforsound.com/catalogue/ & www.facebook.com/SanguineHum)

Thanks to Stephen for coming in to do the interview, to all the musicians who contributed and to all listeners too. Send me comments if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!). If you want to keep up to date with news about the show, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join, plus don’t forget that we’re now part of the Progzilla Radio Network. I’ll be back soon with a new show, so I hope you’ll join me again then.

Episode 136: Summer’s End Festival Preview

This is the 136th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. For this edition of the show I’m chatting with Mr Stephen Lambe, one of the organisers of the Summer’s End Festival, which this year is taking place on the 26th, 27th & 28th of September in Chepstow. We’ll be chatting about this year’s festival and previewing the line-up, including tracks from most of the bands performing over the three days, plus I’ll be playing Stephen some tracks in an attempt to convince him who he might get for future years of the festival. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours and 40 minutes. Downloaded file is 146.9 MB.

1. Jackie the Priest (3:26) – Underdog (Taken from the album ‘Keep Calm; see www.underdogmusic.it/ & www.facebook.com/underdogband)

2. Sexbooth (5:57) – A Formal Horse (Taken from the ‘A Formal HorseEP; see aformalhorse.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/aformalhorse?fref=ts)

3. Labyrinth (5:43) – Karmamoi (Taken from the album ‘Odd Trip; see www.karmamoi.it/, karmamoi.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/Karmamoi)

4. Waves (8:22) – The Emerald Dawn (Taken from the band’s forthcoming, as yet untitled debut album; see soundcloud.com/theemeralddawn/ & www.facebook.com/TheEmeraldDawn)

5. Old Wings (6:21) – The Ascension Plan (Taken from the ‘All Ways′ EP; see theascensionplan.blogspot.co.uk/, theascensionplan1.bandcamp.com/album/all-ways-ep & www.facebook.com/TheAscensionPlan)

Interview with Stephen Lambe…

6. Paper Bag (6:00) – KingBathmat (Taken from the album Blue Sea, Black Heart& also available on the band’s free six-track sampler – kingbathmat.bandcamp.com/album/free-6-track-sampler; see also www.kingbathmat.com/ & kingbathmat.bandcamp.com/)

7. Dignity In Trauma (3:05) – Random Jon Poole (Taken from the album ‘Random Jon Poole; see randomjonpoole.bandcamp.com/album/random-jon-poole-2013 & www.facebook.com/RandomJonPoole)

8. Telephone (9:18) – Lifesigns (Taken from the album ‘Lifesigns; see www.lifesigns.me/, www.cherryred.co.uk/shopexd.asp?id=3965 & www.facebook.com/Signslife)

9. Chance Encounters (4:22) – Argos (Taken from the album ‘Cruel Symmetry’; see www.facebook.com/pages/ARGOS/7061742082)

10. Memo (7:27) – DeeExpus (Taken from the album ‘King of Number 33′; see deeexpus.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/DeeExpus)

11. Empire (5:37) – Colourflow (Likely to appear on the band’s forthcoming, as yet untitled debut album; see www.colourflow.net/ & the track can be downloaded via colourflow.bandcamp.com/track/empire-2 )

12. Back In NYC (5:44) – Tin Spirits (Taken from the album ‘Wired To Earth’; see tinspirits.co.uk/band/, www.esotericrecordings.com/tinspirits.html & www.facebook.com/pages/Tin-Spirits/210225342356280)

13. Anger (5:13) – Magenta (Taken from the album ‘Seven′; see www.magenta-web.co.uk/, magenta.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Magenta/8643003739?v=info)

14. It Happened Today (4:59) – Curved Air (Taken from the album ‘Air Conditioning’; see www.curvedair.com/ & www.facebook.com/CurvedAir)

If you’d like to buy tickets or find out more about the Summer’s End festival then go to www.summersend.co.uk/

15. Indian Summer (1:46) – Paul Mallyon (Taken from the album ‘Coming Home; see www.cdbaby.com/cd/paulmallyon & itunes.apple.com/us/album/coming-home/id790705969)

16. Summers End (5:08) – Nicolas & the Iceni (Taken from the album ‘Narrow Road to the Deep North; see www.cdbaby.com/cd/nicolasandtheiceni, www.holyground.co.uk/soundcloud.com/nicolas-and-the-iceni & www.facebook.com/nicolasandtheiceni)

Many, many thanks to Stephen Lambe for the interview and thanks as always to all the bands, musicians and listeners who make this podcast possible. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about this podcast, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. I’ll be back in a couple of weeks with a show featuring an interview with Henry Fool, Darkroom & live No-Man guitarist Michael Bearpark so I hope you’ll come back for that. And I hope to see some of you at this year’s Summer’s End.

Episode 110: Summer’s End Festival Preview

This is the 110th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. For this edition of the show I’m chatting with Mr Stephen Lambe, one of the organisers of the Summer’s End festival. We’ll be chatting about and playing tracks from many of the bands on the bill this year, plus I’ll be putting some bands onto Mr Lambe’s radar for possible inclusion on a future Summer’s End. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours & 21 minutes. Downloaded file is 129.55 MB.

1. Self Harm (5:44) – PLANK! (Taken from the album ‘Animalism’; see planknation.bandcamp.com/album/animalism & www.facebook.com/Plankuk)

2. Large groups of men (4:28) – Schnauser (Taken from the forthcoming new album ‘Where Business Meets Fashion’; see www.schnauser.co.uk/, schnauser.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/SchnauserMusic?fref=ts)

3. Disciplining The Reserve Army (Acoustic) (7:52) – Trojan Horse (Taken from the ‘Fire’ EP; see trojanhorse.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/trojanhorseuk)

4. Fear Of The Hundred (3:12) – Death In Texas (Available as a single via deathintexas.bandcamp.com/; see also www.deathintexasmusic.com/ & www.facebook.com/deathintexas)

Interview with Summer’s End festival organiser Stephen Lambe

5. Boy (9:22) – Unto Us (This is currently the only complete recorded track available by the band but it’s not currently available to buy. It is available, however, to download via soundcloud.com/leopoldbluesky – hopefully the debut album by Unto Us will be available to buy at this year’s Summer’s End festival in October)

6. Memo (7:27) – DeeExpus (Taken from the album ‘King of Number 33’; see deeexpus.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/DeeExpus)

7. When the leaves fall down (4:57) – Sylvan (Taken from the album ‘Presets’; see www.sylvan.de/language_selection/choose_your_language.htmlwww.facebook.com/sylvan.de & www.lastfm.de/music/Sylvan)

8. 15H40 (4:56) – Lazuli (Taken from the album 4603 Battements; see www.lazuli-music.com/www.facebook.com/Groupe.LAZULI & www.last.fm/music/Lazuli)

9. On Camber Sands (5:11) – Gordon Giltrap (Taken from the album ‘Troubador’; see www.giltrap.co.uk/, www.esotericrecordings.com/giltrapwakeman.html & www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/2b62cc78-fb8a-40ce-a4b1-0a2830576dae)

10. Direct (6:57) – Thumpermonkey (Taken from the album ‘Sleep Furiously’; see thumpermonkey.com/, thumpermonkey.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Thumpermonkey/18593072451?fref=ts)

11. Starship Trooper: (a) Life Seeker (b) Disillusion (c) Wurm (9:26) – Yes (Taken from ‘The Yes Album’; see yesworld.com/; for Fragile, the Yes tribute band who will be appearing at Summer’s End, see www.yestribute.com/)

12. Hocus Pocus (6:41) – Focus (Taken from the album ‘Focus II’; see www.focustheband.com/index2.htm & www.facebook.com/pages/Focus-the-band/197272485986)

For more details about the Summer’s End Festival check out summersend.co.uk/

For more details about the Classic Rock Society check out www.classicrocksociety.co.uk/

13. Harvest Festival (4:15) – XTC (Taken from the album ‘Apple Venus Volume 1’; see www.dmoz.org/Arts/Music/Bands_and_Artists/X/XTC/, chalkhills.org/ & www.last.fm/music/XTC)

Thanks, as always, to everyone involved with this show, musicians and listeners alike, and particularly to Stephen Lambe for coming into the studio for his annual visit. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about the show, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. I hope to see you at the Summer’s End festival in October but either way I’ll be back with another show in around two weeks when I’ll be playing some new music and chatting to another guest who’ll be choosing some of the music on the playlist. I do hope you’ll come back for that.

Episode 85: Summer’s End Festival Preview

This is the 85th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. This show previews this year’s Summer’s End Festival, taking place in Lydney, Gloucestershire, on the dates of September 28th, 29th and 30th. As per usual I’ll be interviewing Mr Stephen Lambe, one the festival’s organisers, and as well as talking about the festival and all things prog they’ll be tracks from bands appearing this year plus a few bands and artists I’m hoping Stephen might consider for future years. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist and the festival.

Total running time: 2 hours and 46 minutes. Downloaded file is 152.5 MB.

1. We Will Implode (3:53) – Death in Texas (Taken from the ‘We Will Implode’ EP; see deathintexas.bandcamp.com/, www.facebook.com/deathintexas & soundcloud.com/deathintexas)

2. Nord (4:22) – The Feral Text (Taken from a bunch of demos (which you can listen to via theferaltext.bandcamp.com/album/demos) for the band’s forthcoming album; see also theferaltext.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/pages/The-Feral-Text/192187364145396)

3. Bear Talk (3:42) – To Arms Etc (Taken from the album ‘To Arms Etc’; see www.toarmsetc.com/, toarmsetcofficial.bandcamp.com/album/to-arms-etc & www.facebook.com/toarmsetc)

4. Until the End (5:23) – Tony Patterson (Taken from the EP ‘All the World’; see www.freewebs.com/workstation1/ & www.cdbaby.com/Artist/TonyPatterson)

5. The University Is A Factory (7:28) – Rumour Cubes (Taken from the EP ‘We Have Sound Houses Also’ & the new album ‘The Narrow State’; see rumourcubes.bandcamp.com/, soundcloud.com/rumourcubeswww.facebook.com/rumourcubes)

Interview with Mr Stephen Lambe

6. Needles in my Brain (5:21) – Believe (Taken from the album ‘Hope to see another day’; see www.believe.com.pl/?lang=en & www.metalmind.com.pl/index.php?dzial=artysci&id=422)

7. The Ghost of Flowers Past (9:47) – Moon Safari (Taken from the album ‘[Blomljud I]’; see www.moonsafari.se/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Moon-Safari/208896934856)

8. Boy (9:22) –Unto Us (This is currently the only complete recorded track available by the band but it’s not currently available to buy. It is available, however, to download via soundcloud.com/leopoldbluesky)

9. In A Foreign Way (5:21) – Knifeworld (Taken from the EP ‘Clairvoyant Fortnight’; see www.knifeworld.co.uk/, www.facebook.com/knifeworld, knifeworld.bandcamp.com/track/clairvoyant-fortnight-2 & www.thegenepool.co.uk/artists/KNIFEWORLD.htm)

10. This Past Presence (6:14) – Wobbler (Taken from the album Rites at Dawn; see www.wobblermusic.com/ & www.facebook.com/wobblerofficial)

11. Margaret Montgomery (4:50) – Manning (Taken from the forthcoming album ‘Akoustik’ (out 1st October); see www.guymanning.com/2009site/index.html & www.facebook.com/pages/Manning/94585880406?ref=ts)

12. Nomzamo (7:01) – IQ (Taken from the album ‘Nomzamo’; see www.iq-hq.co.uk/ & www.paulmenel.com/)

13. Raindown (4:09) – The Enid (Taken from the album ‘Shining’; see www.theenid.co.uk/ & en-gb.facebook.com/TheEnid)

For more details about this year’s Summer’s End festival and how you can buy tickets go to www.summersend.co.uk/

14. Toxcatl (4:43) – Thumpermonkey (Taken from the forthcoming album ‘Sleep Furiously’ (out 31st October); see thumpermonkey.com/, www.thegenepool.co.uk/labels/Believers+Roast.htm, thumpermonkey.bandcamp.com/, & www.facebook.com/pages/Thumpermonkey/18593072451)

Thanks to all the musicians for producing such brilliant music, thanks to Stephen for coming in to do the interview, and thanks to all you listeners too – I hope to see lots of you at this year’s Summer’s End festival. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything connected to this podcast. Hopefully there will be lots of shows coming up between now and the end of the year, including more from Daniel & Rebsie, & more interviews and special guests.