Last year I played the HRH Prog festival in Pwllheli, Wales with Alan Reed. It was such a great experience and atmosphere I went back this year as a member of the audience. Arthur Brown and his band were absolutely stunning, as was Martin Turner of Wishbone Ash, Martin Barre, Krankschaft and new guys Axiom.
I also enjoyed the The Prog Before Christmas, a fabulous annual event in Glasgow organised by Abel Ganz. I was hoping to buy a copy of their new CD, but alas they have not released it yet! An excellent performance nonetheless from them, Comedy of Errors and Galahad, the latter with my pal Mark Spencer out of Alan Reed's Daughters of Expediency. Speaking of which...