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by virginiaprograsser
Sun Apr 12, 2009 10:16 pm
Forum: When Rock Was Young
Topic: Deep Purple
Replies: 16
Views: 10084

Re: Deep Purple

I really enjoyed Deep Purple back in the day, especially Machine Head, Live In Japan, and Stormbringer. I also still enjoy their earliest releases on Tetragrammaton - Deep Purple, Shades of Deep Purple, and The Book of Taliesyn (maybe because it has the syllable 'syn' in it... :) . Anyway, I have no...
by virginiaprograsser
Sun Apr 12, 2009 9:10 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: Bluegrass Goes "Underground"
Replies: 2
Views: 885

Re: Bluegrass Goes "Underground"

Thanks for this post, Tribute1969. I know a lot about bluegrass (actually newgrass/progressive bluegrass) music and was not aware of this site at all. And looking through the musicians who have played there, I would have liked to have seen more than a few of these shows. I lived near the Cumberland ...
by virginiaprograsser
Fri Oct 31, 2008 10:51 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: The Syn-sponsored/Syn fan-powered ‘Virtual Band Project’ Premiers on Umbrello.tv
Replies: 2
Views: 1382

Re: The Syn-sponsored/Syn fan-powered ‘Virtual Band Project’ Premiers on Umbrello.tv

Dr_Yes wrote:Thanks for the info Steve. Looks really cool. You know I'm right behind this from my comments on AGP - thanks for posting the info here at YesTALK too.

Dave.
Yes, we greatly appreciate your support, Dave, both here and on AGP.

Best,

:) Steve S-N
by virginiaprograsser
Fri Oct 31, 2008 2:49 am
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: The Syn-sponsored/Syn fan-powered ‘Virtual Band Project’ Premiers on Umbrello.tv
Replies: 2
Views: 1382

The Syn-sponsored/Syn fan-powered ‘Virtual Band Project’ Premiers on Umbrello.tv

The ‘V-band Project’ is an ongoing, online music creation project which is open to musicians from all over the world. What makes it so incredibly unique is that singer/songwriter and leader of The Syn, Steve Nardelli, wrote music for, funded the world-class recording and production of both the audio...
by virginiaprograsser
Sat Apr 26, 2008 12:21 am
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: Alan White, Tony Kaye, and Billy Sherwood Exclusive Interviews
Replies: 0
Views: 1030

Alan White, Tony Kaye, and Billy Sherwood Exclusive Interviews

<o :p > </o :p > Scheduled back-to-back on my ongoing interview series 'CONVERSATIONS FROM THE FARMHOUSE': Billy Sherwood, Tony Kaye, and Alan White (World Premier!) one hour each from 7-10 pm Eastern Daylight Time (<st1 :p lace w:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on">US</st1:country-region></st1 :p...
by virginiaprograsser
Sat Apr 05, 2008 3:35 pm
Forum: Tour and Concert talk
Topic: Tour 2008
Replies: 31
Views: 4861

Re: Tour 2008

YesFan01 wrote:Looks like 2 in NJ and one in PA for me.
Should we decide to go it will be the Maryland show for us.

:) Steve S-N
Yes, CiRCA, The Syn fan
Newgrass, Prog & More! Web Radio
Virginia USA
by virginiaprograsser
Sun Mar 09, 2008 5:49 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: NEIL YOUNG LOOSES FAITH IN MUSIC
Replies: 21
Views: 2171

Re: NEIL YOUNG LOOSES FAITH IN MUSIC

Neil's recent CD 'Living With War' was one of the turning points, I believe, in giving voice to my generation's increased involvement in the progressive revolution that will kick the Neo-Cons totally out of power this next election cycle. This argues against what Neil himself has stated. Even though...
by virginiaprograsser
Sun Mar 09, 2008 5:32 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: Syn-related Virtual Band Project -Ed Shaum Connection, too.
Replies: 1
Views: 554

Duplicate, Incomplete Post - Mods Please delete.

Incomplete, Duplicate thread - mods please delete.

Thanks,

Steve
by virginiaprograsser
Sun Mar 09, 2008 5:29 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: Syn-related Virtual Band Project - Ed Shaum Connection, too!
Replies: 0
Views: 812

Syn-related Virtual Band Project - Ed Shaum Connection, too!

I was directly inspired to suggest this project to Steve Nardelli from my long-time admiration of Ed Shaum's original virtual band project done with far less sophisticated technology than we have at our disposal today. It is turning into rather a big deal and I invite this forum - and Ed himself - t...
by virginiaprograsser
Sun Mar 09, 2008 5:24 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: Syn-related Virtual Band Project -Ed Shaum Connection, too.
Replies: 1
Views: 554

Syn-related Virtual Band Project -Ed Shaum Connection, too.

I was directly inspired to suggest this project to Steve Nardelli from my long-time admiration of Ed Shaum's original virtual band project done with far less sophisticated technology than we have at our disposal today.
by virginiaprograsser
Sat Mar 01, 2008 7:24 pm
Forum: Alternate Tunes
Topic: The Syn: 2008 Brislin, Dunnery, and Nardelli
Replies: 1
Views: 657

The Syn: 2008 Brislin, Dunnery, and Nardelli

*Release Source: Umbrello Music Entertainment<o></o> <o></o> FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<o></o> <o></o> [CENTER][CENTER] The Future (of The Syn) Will Be Televised<o></o> [/CENTER] [/CENTER] [CENTER][CENTER] New core lineup announced as Brislin, Dunnery and Nardelli<o></o> [/CENTER] [/CENTER] <o></o> <st1...
by virginiaprograsser
Sat Mar 01, 2008 4:14 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: I'm Back In!
Replies: 7
Views: 846

Re: I'm Back In!

Thank you all once again. :) I am going to start posting content in other threads now.

:) Steve S-N
[:yes] , The Syn, CiRCA
by virginiaprograsser
Fri Feb 29, 2008 2:40 am
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: I'm Back In!
Replies: 7
Views: 846

Re: I'm Back In!

Thanks you Roan's Lady and N2Yes for the warm welcome back. I will reacquaint myself with the site this weekend and take some time to post. I must compliment whoever loaded the smilies on the site. As both a Yes and a Roger Dean art fan they are, by FAR, the best smilies I have seen on any forum for...
by virginiaprograsser
Thu Feb 28, 2008 3:30 am
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: I'm Back In!
Replies: 7
Views: 846

I'm Back In!

O.K. Roan's Lady, as promised here I am. :) For some reason I had real trouble getting logged back in but that is now behind me. Now that I am in, I need to sign out again and hit the hay for the evening. I do promise to visit more often, however. Best, :) Steve S-N [|)] Newgrass, Prog & More! Web R...
by virginiaprograsser
Wed Dec 26, 2007 3:30 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: My New Interview with Alan White!
Replies: 2
Views: 717

Re: My New Interview with Alan White!

Will do, Khalpin!

:) Steve S-N
by virginiaprograsser
Wed Dec 26, 2007 2:46 am
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: My New Interview with Alan White!
Replies: 2
Views: 717

My New Interview with Alan White!

By SAM MCDONALD Music Reporter The Daily Press Hampton/Newport News VA 757-247-4732 December 19 2007, 12:27 PM EST Steve Sikes-Nova, an Internet radio disc jockey based in rural Mathews County, recently scored a big interview: A famous drummer who got to open for Led Zeppelin at the band's reunion i...
by virginiaprograsser
Wed Dec 26, 2007 2:36 am
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: Put Yourself on the Map, Yestalkers!
Replies: 128
Views: 19453

Re: Put Yourself on the Map, Yestalkers!

Done!

:) Steve S-N [|)]
by virginiaprograsser
Sat Oct 27, 2007 11:20 pm
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: A Conversation with Tony Kaye on Newgrass, Prog & More!
Replies: 0
Views: 943

A Conversation with Tony Kaye on Newgrass, Prog & More!

NP&M! INTERVIEW EXCLUSIVE – TONY KAYE of CIRCA; Yes’s original keyboardist pre-Rick Wakeman!!! One of if not THE only in-depth audio interview(s) that Tony remembers giving in 40+ years in progressive music. – 45+ minutes of ‘Conversations From the Farmhouse’ (my ongoing interview series on NP&M! si...
by virginiaprograsser
Fri Oct 12, 2007 1:50 am
Forum: YEStalk
Topic: Who Is Your 2nd Favorite?
Replies: 33
Views: 3842

Re: Who Is Your 2nd Favorite?

Rock: Neil Young Singer/Songwriter: Nick Drake Prog: The Strawbs ('70s work) Newer Bands: Grandaddy CIRCA The Syn (Squire & Nardelli) :) Steve Sikes-Nova 'the virginiaprograsser' Newgrass, Prog & More! Web Radio & Interviews on Live365.com [|)]
by virginiaprograsser
Sat Oct 06, 2007 8:56 pm
Forum: YEStalk Virtual Band
Topic: It's official, we're a REAL band now
Replies: 33
Views: 15810

Re: It's official, we're a REAL band now

Just checked out the VB's first song - "Starship Trooper". Very nice job, folks! Now, how about some webplay for it on 'Newgrass, Prog & More!' Web Radio & Interviews? Let me know. Best, :) Steve S-N P.S. I love your virtual band ideas, Ed. I have owned and enjoyed the 'Dreamship' CD for years now. ...
by virginiaprograsser
Sun Sep 30, 2007 3:36 pm
Forum: Other Skylines
Topic: So, Who Are You?
Replies: 88
Views: 9139

Re: So, Who Are You?

Hiya, VP - I know Tidewater very well.... lived there for 25 years, most of it in VA Beach. I'm now back in R.I. where I was raised (THANKFULLY... although VA Beach was ok, my heart has ALWAYS been in New England). Chris, in answer to your question, Tidewater encompasses Chesapeake, VA Beach, Norfo...
by virginiaprograsser
Sun Sep 30, 2007 3:16 pm
Forum: Other Skylines
Topic: So, Who Are You?
Replies: 88
Views: 9139

Re: So, Who Are You?

Welcome fellow Virginian! Yep, though it may appear I'm a yank from New Hampshire, Richmond born and bred. Okay, now, I like to think I know the 'Tidewater' region of Virginia pretty well, but is there really a town with that name? I tend to think of Rappahanock, Gloucester, Chesapeake, Yorktown, P...
by virginiaprograsser
Fri Sep 28, 2007 11:59 am
Forum: Other Skylines
Topic: So, Who Are You?
Replies: 88
Views: 9139

Re: So, Who Are You?

:) Thanks for the warm welcome, Amy! I have seen your name frequently in the other Yes forums as well and have enjoyed reading your posts. Are there any other teachers, clinical social workers or others who work with children and/or youth in this forum? I am very interested in YEStalk's virtual band...
by virginiaprograsser
Fri Sep 28, 2007 2:10 am
Forum: Other Skylines
Topic: So, Who Are You?
Replies: 88
Views: 9139

Re: So, Who Are You?

Hello folks! I'm brand new to this Yes forum (only discovered it a few days ago through Ed's myspace page), however I have been a long-time member of YesFans, All Good People, and Soundchaser. Vocation - I am and have been proud to be a special educator in Virginia's public schools, and a social wor...