We are pleased to show you the firtst part of the special program by Discópolis in Rne3. You can listen to some of the songs of the double compilation and quality information from the hand of José Miguel López (spanish).
Program introduction text:"In 1969 began to take shape in Barcelona a new musical movement based on that days Progressive Rock. The references were The Cream, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Crosby Stills & Nash or Jethro Tull. It appeared bands such as Màquina! who claim the instrumental expertise. The hashtag of the moment was #underground. They also had Fusioon, Pan & Regaliz, Vértice, Estratagema, Tapiman,.... and folk musicians who came earlier as Toti Soler, Jordi Sabatés, that had their own projects like Om, Jarka,..."
"There were freaks like Pau Riba and angelic voices like Maria del Mar Bonet. And many more, that now come together in a double CD selected by Alex Gomez Font and released by Picap. The compilatons documents the years 1969-1971, the beginnings of what later was called Ona Laietana movement. Where there were excellent musicians as Max Sunyer, Carles Benavent, Salvador Font, Lucky Gury, Manel Camp,..." " A sensational booklet, documented with all credits, unpublished photos, and reproduction of original folders, in three languages Catalan, Spanish and English".
The second part of the program will be broadcast on Wednesday 20th April.
1st part of the special radio program for BARCELONA PROGRESSIVA by Discópolis
You can find the album at the distribution company Actual Records