Prog Rock With Charles Hazlewood to feature Bill Bruford

Published 8 years ago on May 11, 2015

By Jonathan Graham

A new four part BBC Radio 2 series on progressive rock and its contributors will debut tonight both on FM and digitally.

Presented by orchestra conductor & broadcaster Charles Hazlewood the first show will begin this evening (May 11) at 10 pm with former Yes, King Crimson and Genesis drummer Bill Bruford set to appear as the first guest.

"Prog Rock With Charles Hazlewood" will see the distinguished conductor delve into the prog-rock history books with the opening episode focusing on drums and percussion.

Bruford will discuss the differences and parallels between rock and classical music and is expected to go into some technical detail about his various drumming styles.

According to the BBC, listeners should:

"Expect to hear tracks by the likes of Pink Floyd, Emerson, Lake And Palmer, Jethro Tull, The Toys, B Bumble And The Stingers and Perry Como."



Jeff Beck Has Died. Legendary Grammy-Winning Guitarist, Dead at 78
Watch Crobot's Latest Video "Kiss It Goodbye" Featuring Howard Jones (Light The Torch/Killswitch Engage) — New EP Rat Child Out Now
TERAMAZE Unveil Official Video For 'Fight Or Flight'
Diamond Head - Unveil Much Anticipated Title Track "The Coffin Train"
Top magnifiercross linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram