Top Ten Best Progressive Rock SongsCharles_Foster_Kane
The Contenders: Page 4XW
One of the best of the best.
"I listened hard but could not see life tempo change out and inside me... "
Excellent song from one of the best new prog bands. This song transports me to another place and time
I think this song is not the perfect example to show one of the most brilliants bands ever.. they capture the roots of prog rock.. listen cicatriz.. tetragramatton.. OMG
No one can play disorder in such a beautiful way than Mars Volta
I love a multitude of Yes songs, but rate this one highest of all. It's one of Yes' long songs and contains more sections than any other. It has a breathtaking atmospheric chant at the beginning, and another at the finish; Jon Anderson, Steve Howe, and Chris Squire singing in cascades; and glorious instrumentation. This song is lush, powerful, striking, wondrous, yearning, haunting, meandering, eloquent, dramatic, striding, fun, subtle, bluesy, lilting, intense, spacious, and majestic. It has depth and height. A treasure.
This is what got me into dream theater, I find this song beautiful in every way possible. I've really come to like this song, and is one of my overall favorite songs
One of the best guitar solos ever...
Folks, if you went to this website to discover a song/band/music that will blow your mind by its difficulty, originality, remarkable syncopation, and most importantly physical/emotional response (i.E. goosebumps/tears/headbanging, you hardcore music lovers know what I mean! ), then check out this song, the amazing part is the acapella vocal Mercury does in perfect pitch using a Echoplex (the goto popular delay machine of the 70's).
A top favorite of mine, this is one of Yes' long songs, and particularly beautiful. The various sections are gentle and charming, ringing, bright and clear, gliding, wise, lonely, sprightly, lilting, bold and joyfully rocking, towering in height, rolling like thunder, traveling, misty, intense as a blizzard. So much to love in this one.
The entire "Sound Awake" album by Karnivool is amazing; Change (Pt. 2) is the culmination of the album and is, in my personal opinion, one of the best tracks written in this genre
A truly amazing song from an even more amazing album, Karnivool are probably the best prog band to have emerged in the last decade. Listening to the album "Sound Awake" from start to finish is almost a life changing experience and Change is the perfect way to end the elbum.
I'm not going to go on about how one of my favourite songs didn't get in the top ten, but I will say that this inspired an entire concept album, and many of you should go and see for yourself just how great it is to be able to do this!
It Is Undoubtedly One Of The Best Rush Songs..V1 Comment
Related ListsTop 10 Most Progressive Songs by Bands That Aren't Progressive Rock Greatest Progressive Rock Songs of 1973 Best Progressive Rock Dream Theater Songs Greatest Classic Rock Songs Greatest '90s Rock Songs
List StatsUpdated 7 Dec 2016
8 years, 72 days old
Top Remixes (15)
2. Arriving Somewhere But Not Here - Porcupine Tree
3. Remember Us - The Pineapple Thief
2. Nine Feet Underground - Caravan
3. Lady Fantasy - Camel
2. 2112 - Rush
3. Shine on You Crazy Diamond (Part VI-IX) - Pink Floyd
View All 15