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Rock - Progressive Rock | Burbank, California, United States
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CITADEL® Album and Logo Art Merchandise!

Now the infamous cover art for ?The Citadel of Cynosure and Other Tales? can be yours on a T-Shirt, Hoodie, Button, Magnet, Clock, Dog T, Postage Stamp, Sticker, Poster, Calendar and more!!! Just click on over to and show off your good taste in music AND accessorizing! Send us a picture of you with your goods and we'll send you a FREE mini-dvd of CITADEL® videos! Send photos to with "Free MiniDVD" in the subject line...

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Citadel® “Vintage Vinyls”

Citadel® ?Vintage Vinyls? comes w/FREE 14-song CD w/5.5 x 8.5 16-page Photo/Lyric Booklet at only $11.99 at:

Hello again readers and friends! Here?s my top pick for your music downloading pleasure! First released in 2001, now on CDBbaby and iTunes!!! Since Citadel is so multi-genre, this album doesn?t just fit into one or two styles ? here?s some style hints from a major fan of this awesome band! Luuz Ya! Proggirl LA

01. S.O.S. - Hard & Fast Rock w/odd changes, vocoders & spoken dialogue/lead guit break
02. Many Struggles - Acous 12 & 6 string guit, duo vox, brushed snare & hi-hat w/vibes
03. Dungeons of War - Prog rock, dynamic changes; from solemn intro, to folk verses, rock choruses & screaming leads
04. Lothlorien - Symph rock, flamenco-flavored intro, full bodied acous verses w/slamming choruses, long lead bridge & charging crescendo exit
05. Winter?s Dying - RnR w/shades of metal & prog, searing vox & guit, thundering drums/bass
06. On Death & Dying - 3/4 timed, swaying folk rock w/solid classical/new age instrumental closing
07. Moral Eyes - blues-flavored rock & roll journey (on slave ship) w/pendulum bass, choppy guit, effervescent layered vox, & precision phrased drums
08. Mindshine - Alt/Prog upbeat Folk w/acous guit & duet vox abounding w/solid timing, motion & finesse, plus a dreamy bridge
09. Standing Alone - Prog/Classic Rock starts w/ballad intro, jumps at you w/rock chorus & leaps off a cliff into a hard prog bridge, but there?s a soft landing
10. We Are Alone - Adult Contmp w/smooth jazz vox & acous guit, however there?s some solid acous rock jams hiding in the middle
11. Lost Kid - Classic Rock, lively ballad verses w/hard rock choruses & lead breaks
12. Freedom Song (Instrumental Prelude) - All instrumental excerpts from ?The Citadel of Cynosure? movie full score
13. The Voice Inside - Acous guit w/precise double vocal harmonies & jazz bass moves
14. Hard Life - Blues rock w/nothing but a groove, scowling vox, thick guit & thumping bass

All songs Performed by Citadel® All Music, Lyrics, and Related are ©G.Whitman (BMI), Citadel of Cynosure Prod (BMI) and W.E. (Whitman Enterprises) ? go to for more info!

Citadel® lives on BroadJam!

Citadel® started as a band in the late seventies with "Silence of Surrender" on the first QFM Hometown Album & live Agora simul-cast in Columbus, Ohio. In 1990, their debut CD, "The Citadel of Cynosure & Other Tales" was chosen as "Best of KLOS Local Licks" in Los Angeles. Shows from Ohio to California included The Troubador, Roxy and many more. The self-produced band also originated and co-produced the first ProgFest at UCLA's Royce Hall - this event changed the face of progressive music and spawned countless similar festivals across the globe. Citadel's most recent releases include, "Vintage Vinyls" "Regenerative Generation" At The Rainbow's End" and others are available on the bands website at, along with MP3 downloads, lyrics, photos... Now based on the West Coast, the band is always changing members around founder, R. Douglass/G. Whitman. The next CD, will be available in 2007.

"Although (we're) not self identified as progressive, that is what the reviewers were likening us to from the start. We don't cater to that, but we don't mind it either, what are genre labels anyway but restrictive subjective opinions - not everything we do classifies as a 'progressive' song, it's more about the diversity of styles on our releases that gives us a progressive feel overall..." comments Whitman in a 2006 podcast interview.