Romantic Warriors: A Progressive Music Saga
Romantic Warriors: A Progressive Music Saga Previous Broadcasts
KQED Life: Tue, Apr 22, 2014 -- 11:00 PM
Inspired by classical progressive rock bands of 40 years ago such as Gentle Giant, King Crimson, Emerson Lake and Palmer, and Pink Floyd, young bands of today have transformed progressive music into something new. Ignored by today's music industry but empowered by the tools of the Internet, these young bands are trying to find their audience while crafting a personal sound as an alternative to mainstream music. Musicians tell their stories, influences, creative process, challenges they face, and how they sell music in the era of Internet downloads.
- KQED Life: Wed, Apr 23, 2014 -- 5:00 AM