Tag Archives: Nektar

NEKTAR – SkyWriter

December 12, 2019

Cosmic Cowboy 2019 Swimming forth, progressive rock futurologists make an unlikely return. Roye Albrighton’s passing in 2016 could have signaled the end of the band he founded back in 1969, with sealing their place in eternity, yet the ensemble’s 50th … Continue reading

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VARIOUS ARTISTS – The Devil’s Domain – Official Motion Picture Soundtrack

August 8, 2017

Cleopatra 2017 Fearsome Satan of cyber fiber finds sounds to possess his followers: an OST for a horror flick starring Michael Madsen. Branching out into cinema seems to be an ingenious, if not very original, move for Cleopatra Records who … Continue reading

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NEKTAR Close A Chapter With A Live Album

May 6, 2017

When Roye Albrighton died on July 26th, 2016, many fans assumed NEKTAR, a band he’s fronted since 1969 and again, after a hiatus, since 2000, would cease to exist, but no: they’re ready to carry on, led by another founding member, drummer Ron … Continue reading

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NEKTAR’s Roye Albrighton Has Passed Away

July 27, 2016

One of the most underrated prog artists, Roye Albrighton, a mastermind of NEKTAR, has passed away peacefully, aged 67. Maybe it was because his band found their initial base in Germany, rather than in the U.K., such Albrighton-devised classics as … Continue reading

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VARIOUS ARTISTS – Fly Like An Eagle: An All-Star Tribute To STEVE MILLER BAND

September 16, 2013

Purple Pyramid Rock elite pay tribute to the staple of American music in a quest to find the secret meaning of it all. Picking a right bird is a difficult task when it comes to pigeonholing Steve Miller’s collective who, … Continue reading

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