Music from the UK – Alaskan Faction

Alaskan Faction is a 4 men indie, alternative group from the University of Nottingham. Really nice talented group to show the latest mix of indie and art rock. Maybe you’d call it art indie? Listen to their great song “Powerlines”, and watch the nice video!

Music from Germany – Eloy

Eloy is a German art-rock band that was founded in 1969 by Frank Bornemann in Hanover. The name Eloy comes from the  the HG Wells novel, The Time Machine, in which a people is described named Eloi.(the bad degenerated , you remember them ? ) Here is their song “Poseidons Creation ” , they never give up , but a long time the activities of the band have been “frozen” in 2010 they made their last tour .

Music from the UK – The Alan Parsons Project

The Alan Parsons Project was a British musical project that can be attributed to the progressive rock or art rock. The band was founded by Alan Parsons and Eric Woolfson and existed from 1975 to 1987. Here arte two songs , the instrumental “Lucifer” and “Eye in the Sky”

Music from the UK – David Bowie

David Bowie is an English musician, actor, record producer and arranger. A major figure for over four decades in the world of popular music, Bowie is widely regarded as an innovator, particularly for his work in the 1970s. He is known for his distinctive voice and the intellectual depth and eclecticism of his work.

His original song which tells us the story of a depressed astronaut: “Space Oddity”

In Portugal we have a radio program called “songs with history.” It was here that I heard this song after so long time and its story