With Classic Rock Through The Ages

2007 Show Featuring Guest ELO Joe and Klaatu

As 2013 is the tenth year on the air for Kaleidoscope Ears, our 15th September 2013 show was a look back at a show we did in 2007 featuring Canadian Prog Pop band Klaatu. We featured tracks from all five of their studio albums.

The show also featured irregular guest ELO Joe, Kingofsoftrockenthusiastsinsoutherntasmania.

*Please note that as this was an off air recording the sound is of archival quality.

Artist name Track name Album/Release
Klaatu Anus Of Uranus 3:47 E.S.T.
Klaatu Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft 3:47 E.S.T.
Klaatu California Jam 3:47 E.S.T.
Klaatu Sub Rosa Subway 3:47 E.S.T.
Klaatu True Life Hero 3:47 E.S.T.
Klaatu Doctor Marvello 3:47 E.S.T.
Klaatu Little Nutrino 3:47 E.S.T.
Klaatu We're Off You Know Hope
Klaatu Madman Hope
Klaatu Hope Hope
Klaatu A Routine Day Sir Army Suit
Klaatu Juicy Lucy Sir Army Suit
Klaatu Older Sir Army Suit
Klaatu Mister Manson Sir Army Suit
Klaatu Silly Boys Sir Army Suit
Klaatu Knee Deep In Love Endangered Species
Klaatu Sell Out Endangered Species
Klaatu A Million Miles Away Magentalane
Klaatu Blue Smoke Magentalane
Klaatu December Dream Magentalane

A Psychedelic Trip Around The World And Through The Ages

Our 8/9/13 show saw us examining some early Psychedelia from the 60's, as well as some Psych from Turkey, Brazil and the modern era. What a trip!

Artist name Track name
13th Floor Elevators Roller Coaster
The Jimmi Hendrix Experience Fire
Davie Allen And The Arrows Blues' Theme
Caleb Baby Your Phrasing is Bad
Masters Apprentices War Or Hands Of Time
Clear Blue Sky Journey To The Inside Of The Sun - (a) Sweet Leaf
Erkin Koray Karlı Dağlar
Erkin Koray Türkü
Os Mutantes A Minha Menina
Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band Diddy Wah Diddy
The Nightcrawlers The Little Black Egg
The Church Under The Milky Way
Astra The Weirding
Porcupine Tree Voyage 34 Phase 2
Van Der Graaf Generator Afterwards
The Incredible String Band Very Cellular Song

Special Guest: STEVEN WILSON

On our 1st September 2013 show, we were joined once again by the icon of Progressive music, Steven Wilson, to discuss his forthcoming tour of Australia and we played some tunes from all of his albums, including his latest, The Raven That Refused To Sing And Other Stories.

Artist name Track name
Steven Wilson Harmony Korine
Steven Wilson No Twilight Within The Courts Of The Sun
Steven Wilson Index
Steven Wilson Deform To Form A Star
Steven Wilson Luminol
Steven Wilson Drive Home
Steven Wilson The Holy Drinker
Steven Wilson The Pin Drop
Steven Wilson The Watchmaker
Steven Wilson The Raven That Refused To Sing
Steven Wilson Sectarian

Special Guest: John Bassett From Kingbathmat

On 25th August 2013 we were joined by John Bassett from UK Psychedelic Prog band Kingbathmat. He discussed their 7th studio album, Overcoming The Monster. This was John's first ever radio appearance!

Artist name Track name
Kingbathmat Behind The Wall
Kingbathmat Sentinel
Kingbathmat Parasomnia
Kingbathmat Overcoming The Monster
Kingbathmat Superfluous
Kingbathmat Reality Mining
Kingbathmat Kubrick Moon
Haken Falling Back To Earth
Sound Of Contact Mobius Slip

Mixed Bag Including New Toehider Single

18th August 2013 was a mixed bag of tunes both old and new. We celebrated the announcement of Steven Wilson touring Australia with his solo band, debuted Toehider's new single, sampled the new live album from IOEarth and we previewed the new Kingbathmat album, Overcoming The Monster.

Artist name
Track name
Steven Wilson
Remainder The Black Dog
James LaBrie
Whatever Makes You Feel Superior
Machines Of Indeterminate Origin
Days Between Stations
In Utero/ Visionary
Dancing With The Moonlight Night
Jethro Tull
A Passion Play Part 1 Act 2
Drum Folk
Memory Lain, Hugh / Headloss

Guest Programmer: NOBBY Featuring Paul McCartney Box Sets

11th August 2013 saw the return of former Kaleidoscope Ears presenter Nobby to the show to program some tunes from some of the recent special box set releases by one of his all-time favourites, Paul McCartney.

Artist name
Track name
Paul McCartney 
Maybe I'm Amazed
Paul McCartney 
Every Night
Paul McCartney 
Hot As Sun
Paul McCartney 
Another Day
Paul McCartney 
Too Many People
Paul McCartney
Uncle Albert/ Admiral Halsey
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Band On The Run
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Let Me Roll It
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Venus And Mars/ Rock Show/ Jet
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Picasso's Last Word
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Richard Cory
Paul McCartney & Wings  
My Love
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Let 'Em In
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Lady Madonna
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Paul McCartney & Wings  
Live And Let Die
Paul McCartney & Wings  

Feature: Police Rarities And Album Tracks

We featured rarities and rarely played on the radio album tracks by supergroup The Police on our 4th August 2013 show.

Artist name
Track name
Strontium 90
New World Blues
Strontium 90
Electron Romance
Strontium 90
Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic
The Police
The Police
Nothing Acheiving
The Police
The Police
Born In The 50's 
The Police
Be My Girl - Sally
The Police
Regatta de Blanc
The Police
The Police
Does Everyone Stare
The Police
No Time This Time
The Police
Canary In A Coalmine
The Police
Voices Inside My Head
The Police
Man In A Suitcase
The Police 
Shadows In The Rain
The Police 
Too Much Information
The Police
One World (Not Three)
The Police 
Secret Journey
The Police
How Stupid Mr Bates
The Police
A Kind Of Loving
The Police
I Burn For You
The Police 
Flexible Strategies
The Police
Walking In Your Footsteps
The Police
Once Upon A Daydream
The Police 
O My God
The Police 
Miss Gradenko
The Police
Don't Stand So Close To Me '86

Feature: Humble Pie And Supertramp

Our 28th July 2013 show featured a retrospective on the earlier albums of classic bands Humble Pie and Supertramp.

Artist name Track name
Humble Pie Natural Born Bugie
Humble Pie Buttermilk Boy
Humble Pie Home And Away
Humble Pie Live With Me
Humble Pie One-Eyed Trouser-Snake Rumba
Humble Pie Stone Cold Fever
Humble Pie 30 Days In The Hole
Humble Pie Honky Tonk Women
Humble Pie Anna (Go With Him)
Humble Pie Road Hog
Supertramp It's A Long Road
Supertramp Nothing To Show
Supertramp Rosie Had Everything Planned
Supertramp Potter
Supertramp School
Supertramp Bloody Well Right
Supertramp Crime Of The Century
Supertramp Aint Nobody But Me
Supertramp Even In The Quietest Moments
Supertramp Breakfast In America (Live In Paris)
Supertramp Rudy

The Concept Album

The theme for our 21st July 2013 show was the concept album. You may disagree with some of the "proto" concept albums we've included here, but you'll no doubt agree wholeheartedly with others. We could surely feature concept albums for months on end! Here is our humble selection.

Artist name
Track name
Woody Guthrie
The Great Dust Storm (Dust Storm Disaster)
The Beach Boys
God Only Knows
The Beach Boys
Don't Talk (Put Your Head On My Shoulder)
Frank Zappa And The Mothers Of Invention
Hungry Freaks, Daddy
Frank Zappa And The Mothers Of Invention
Go Cry On Somebody Else's Shoulder
The Beatles
Within You And Without You
The Beatles
Lovely Rita
The Who
The Real Me
The Who
The Carpet Crawlers
The Colony Of Slippermen
The Alan Parsons Project
I, Robot
The Alan Parsons Project
Some Other Time
Porcupine Tree
Fear Of A Blank Planet

Album Launch - HOBART BAND Machines Of Indeterminate Origin

Our feature artist on 30th June 2013 was Machines Of Indeterminate Origin or M.0.1.0. for short. They were releasing their debut album, Symptoms 1.0. We surrounded their music with some fantastic Prog.

Artist name Track name
Sound Of Contact Pale Blue Dot
Wisdom Of Crowds Frozen North
Nosound I Miss The Crowd
The Tirith The Daughter Of The Water
Simon Talbot The Lonely Assasin
Simon Talbot Who
Days Between Stations Eggshell Man
The Grand Astoria Space Orchid vs Massive Drumkit
Sound Of Contact Mobius Slip