Tag Archives: Peter Banks

FLASH Live Tapes To Fly Off The Shelves

June 20, 2022

Five decades down the line from the release of their first record, FLASH remain criminally underrated and remembered mostly thanks to being formed by former YES guitarist Peter Banks, although the British band’s music also owed a lot to bassist … Continue reading

Posted in News Tagged , , ,

CLINT BAHR – Puzzlebox

June 8, 2022

MoonJune 2022 Begging for its secrets to be given an airing, progressively minded multi-instrumentalist’s treasure chest opens – at last, and it was worth the wait. If properly engineered, a puzzle box is a compact objet d’art which has moving … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews Tagged , , , , ,

CLIVE NOLAN & OLIVER WAKEMAN – Tales By Gaslight

August 25, 2021

Elflock 2021 Striving to derive the most from tuneful storytelling, prog paragons hunt monsters and miss success. Their was a strange creative partnership, as and , two ivories virtuosi, occupy the same niche – not only style-wise, but also instrumentally, … Continue reading

Posted in Reissues Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

DAVID CROSS & PETER BANKS – Crossover

April 16, 2020

Noisy 2020 Prog rock prime movers have their improvs pasted onto fresh canvas to cross over from the past to the future. When, in August 2010, former CRIMSON violinist and ex-YES guitarist commanded their strings to go where fantasy beckoned, … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews Tagged , , , , , ,

PETER BANKS’S HARMONY IN DIVERSITY – The Complete Recordings

January 8, 2019

Cherry Red 2018 Hidden in history: the entire output from original prog axeman’s least known project plugs gaps in his dotted discography. For all the talent he possessed, Peter Banks didn’t have a lot of success with any of the … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews Tagged , , , ,