latest updateS

12/31/13: New Blog Post - We're approaching the 500th broadcast of Epic Prog in February. No. 500 will be the last episode. Read more here.
06/14/13: Dave Kerzner interview: Visit our multimedia page for a 2-part interview (mp3 format) with Sound of Contact keyboardist Dave Kerzner.
05/31/13: Steve Katsikas interview: Visit our multimedia page for a 2-part interview (mp3 format) with Little Atlas front man Steve Katsikas.

Last Five CDs in My Collection:
Big Big Train - English Electric Full Power
A.C.T - Circus Pandemonium
RPWL - Wanted
Michael Holmes - In a Lucid Moment
Transatlantic - Kaleidoscope

Currently Reading:
by Stephen King

Upcoming events

After 10 years and 500 shows, Epic Prog with The Lurker is taking its much deserved rest. I've enjoyed bringing you the best in progressive music over the years. Thanks for listening.

This page will stand (for now) as a record that the show existed and tried for 10 years to share with you my love of progressive rock.


North American Prog Festivals

Baja Prog 2014
April 2-5, 2014
Mexicali, Mexico
Cruise to the Edge
April 7-12, 2014
(Departs/Arrives) Miami, FL
May 2-4, 2014
Gettysburg, PA

In case of chat emergency...

  Click the link to visit our cool new chat room. You can log in with your Twitter or Facebook account and your avatar for those sites will be displayed! If for some reason the new chat room isn't available during an Epic Prog broadcast, I hope that this room will serve as our temporary emergency shelter.

(Please note: You do not need to be using Internet Explorer to access the room on this site. It is accessible by Firefox or Chrome, but when you check in, just check the IE button.)

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favorite artists

Here is a glimpse of some of my favorite prog rock artists.

CD Recommendations

I would recommend these releases to any fan of melodic prog rock: