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May 27, 2023 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
With ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ
The Other Side of the Iron Curtain
ROCK FROM THE EASTERN BLOC
Warm Things - EP Bruce's Fingers 2016
Happy 55 was initially a jazz trio but with avantgarde, minimalistic and classical influences. They were founded in Voronezh, Russia in 2007. Voronezh is a Russian city far south of Moscow which was an important industrial place during the Soviet Union years but after the end of USSR it entered a period of decay. Bandcamp Most of their material is self released. Mkrksms is based on theme by Bela Bartok.
Set Break: over “Aka Acciident” by K. Leimer
Apple Bells Taki Jest Świat
Rzeka Dam Malus Mill. 2022
Apple Bells are a progressive rock band from Poland. They were originally formed in the early 90s, but the current incarnation originated in 2004 and released their first album, Rzeka Dam, in 2011.
Ne Zhdali Bossa III: The Melody
Rhinoceroses and Other Forms of Life ADM 1990
Ne Zhdali (Не Ждали = "Unexpected") were formed in 1987 in Tallin, Estonia. Until the release of their first album, "Rhinoceroses And Other Forms Of Life" in 1990 (recorded 1989), they performed all around the country and the then still existing USSR.
Wrupk Urei Spirituaal
Kõik Saab Korda 1642833 Records DK 2019
Wrupk Urei is an Estonian progressive rock band. Bandcamp
The Worm Ouroboros Pirates in Pingaree
Of Things That Never Were Fading Records 2013
The Worm Ouroboros was formed in Minsk, Belarus, in 2006. Their music combines elements from the Canterbury scene, Folk, Symphonic Prog and Zeuhl, everything that's in between Caravan, Camel and Magma. Bandcamp
Set Break: over “Pramen” by Tomáš Niesner
Progres 2 Země 2555
Dialog S Vesmírem SUPRAPHON a.s. 1980
Formed 1968 as "The Progress Organization" (renamed in 1978) in Brno, Czech Republic.
Nebylo nás pět Rozcestí
Naposled AVIK 2009
Nebylo nás pět, which translates roughly to "The Last Five of Us", is a progressive rock band from Czech Republic that released 2 albums: 2009's Naplosed, and Utrpení knízete Sternenhocha in 2011. The band uses a broad range of styles from chamber rock to metal to traditional Eastern European passages to create dark, nearly Gothic themes.
Synkopy Hůl V Slunečních Hodinách
Sluneční Hodiny SUPRAPHON a.s. 1981
Czech rock group from Brno.
Ako Doma Obrátis sa na prach
52 Lubomír Lichý 2000
Slovakian art rock group.
Set Break: over “More” by Kot Kot
Napra Pici Ház
Jaj, A Világ! FolkEurópa Kiadó 2007
Hungarian folk and electric ensemble, formed in 2004. Bandcamp
Mini (Török Ádám & Mini) Fekete gép (Black machine)
Vissza a városba (back to town) Pepita 1978
Hungarian jazz-rock group.
Set Break: over “Corima Iss De Hundin!” By Corima
Alternativ Quartet Nu Uita Că Te Aștept
Când Nu Cânt Alternativ Quartet 2012
Romanian post-rock / eclectic prog / psychedelic alternative rock band from Cluj. Formed in 2007 in the Transylvanian town of Bistriţa, Romania. Bandcamp
Sfinx Călătorul Și Copacul (Sunrise / The Traveler and the Tree)
Lume Albă Electrecord 1975
Romanian rock-pop band formed in Bucharest in 1963. Their first album Lume albă ("White world") was released in 1975.
Beep Dallas Records Croatia 2009
Tripcycle is a quartet from Novi Sad, Serbia, founded in 2005. Bandcamp
Sta ima Pobedalinka
Povedalinke Hitchtone Music & Promotion 2018
Sta Ima? (''What's up?'') are a band from Zagreb, Croatia, formed in 2006. Their music could be described as a mixture of world fusion/Balkan fusion, but stepping out into more elaborate progressive rock.
Set Break: over “Carabosse” by Univers Zéro
Sfiltrom Ko glasba postane hrup
Nekoč Boš Srce Ljubljane s/r 2003
Sfiltrom (= "WithFilter") formed in Slovenia in 1995.
Hobo Croatia Records 1975
Formed in Zagreb, Croatia (then Yugoslavia) in 1972. Hobo recorded only one album and one single and due to lack of commercial success, they disbanded in 1975.
Set Break: over “Little Daughters of Light” by Bill Nelson
Оргия Праведников Das Boot
Live 2010 s/r 2010
Orgiya Pravednikov («Orgy of The Righteous») is Russian band, formed in 1999. They mix classical, folk and metal - and whatever else they feel like.
Set Break: over “Set Me as a Seal Upon Thine Heart” by Bill Nelson
Корпус 2 Эхоглот
Корпус 2 (= Korpus 2) is a Soviet / Russian progressive rock band. Founded in November 1984, Leningrad, USSR. Their debut "Ласточка / Swallow" was issued in 1987.