Gavin Brown replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"Thanks Dave, nice works!
Gav"
Dec 8, 2017
Gavin Brown replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"I have tried to listen to today's version of Prog and so far it leaves me cold - think Spock's Beard. Just loud and fast and hard to follow, even for a long-time aficionado, and not much memorable about it."
Dec 7, 2017
Rick Waugh replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"I love prog, always have. Yes was a huge influence on my musical life.
There is a huge amount of prog being written and performed now. A lot of it is more metal influenced than it used to be, bands like Kamelot. Then there are bands a bit more like…"
Dec 7, 2017
Gavin Brown replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"Steven, do you have anything you can share with us - either in long-form rock or another style?
-Gav"
Nov 19, 2017
Steven S. Billings replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"Awesome examples!  Thanks! Ingo Lee said:
Hi Steven B and Steve C -

I'm not really a fan of progressive rock but here are a couple of examples of bands that are very popular today."
Nov 18, 2017
Steven S. Billings replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"Cool!  I'll check it out.  Thanks! Gav Brown said:
Hi Steven,
I write music for solo piano, and some of it is prog-influenced. One such piece is called "Promise," and it's in the list of recent postings in the Music Analysis and Critique forum, if…"
Nov 18, 2017
Steven S. Billings replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"I'm thinking in terms of Yes, King Crimson, Pink Floyd, Alan Parsons, etc.  They created more what I would call "pieces" than songs.  Almost a classical approach to composition but in a rock style. Colin Dougall said:
Hi
Forgive my ignorance,…"
Nov 18, 2017
Ingo Lee replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"Hi Steven B and Steve C -

I'm not really a fan of progressive rock but here are a couple of examples of bands that are very popular today."
Nov 18, 2017
Steve Chandler replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"Progressive or Art Rock by groups such as Yes, Genesis and King Crimson were an influence on me in my youth (giving away my age here). There may be bands doing this kind of music now, but they're not well known or you wouldn't be asking the…"
Nov 17, 2017
Gavin Brown replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"Hi Steven,
I write music for solo piano, and some of it is prog-influenced. One such piece is called "Promise," and it's in the list of recent postings in the Music Analysis and Critique forum, if you want to get a sample. Not sure when you mean by…"
Nov 15, 2017
Colin Dougall replied to Steven S. Billings's discussion Long Form Rock Composing
"Hi
Forgive my ignorance, what's long form (progress) rock?

Cheers, CD"
Nov 15, 2017
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Oct 16, 2012
Steven S. Billings left a comment for Paulo cesar Maia de Aguiar (Br)
"Thank you, Paulo!  Sorry it took so long to respond.  I've been busy working on a new project."
Oct 16, 2012
Steven S. Billings posted a video
This is my first attempt at producing a music video. The live video was shot entirely on and around our property here in Wisconsin. The railroad tracks are right next to our house! The still photos were taken during the recording sessions at…
Jun 28, 2008
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May 2, 2008
Steven S. Billings left a comment for Rolin Mains
"Been listening to your tracks. Wow! You just keep getting better and better!

Hope to talk to you soon.

God's peace,

Steve"
May 2, 2008
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