Spock's Beard: Keep On Trekkin'
They’ve survived the loss of key members and made it through prog’s darker days. Now, after 23 years together, Spock’s Beard are exploring whole new frontiers on their brilliant upcoming album
In a parallel universe, this story might have been titled ‘live long and prosper’. As an almost ever-present member of the Californian group, which was named on a whim in honour of the late Leonard Nimoy’s Star Trek character, Dave Meros approves of this idea. Certainly, with a storied 23-year lineage and 12 studio albums to their name, the ‘live long’ part couldn’t be more accurate. “Thinking about that makes me feel tired,” chuckles the bass player. “I was a young man when we started.”