Top Ten Greatest Modern Progressive Rock and Metal Albums

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21Still Life - Opeth

This is my favourite album by the band. - IronSabbathPriest

22Portal of I - Ne Obliviscaris
23Anno Domini High Definition - Riverside
24Ocean Machine: Biomech - Devin Townsend

Another genius songwriter and guitar player, everything devin has done is brilliant

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25Into the Electric Castle - Ayreon
26Walking On a Flashlight Beam - Lunatic Soul
27Fear of a Blank Planet - Porcupine Tree

What? Why is this brilliant album down this far? A fantastic album, buy it people

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28Back to the Times of Splendor - Disillusion
29Sound Awake - Karnivool
30Periphery II - Periphery

How is this not here? Scarlet? Facepalm Mute? Do you guys have no taste in progressive metal? - Lem

31Life and Death - The Dear Hunter

Act III of an all encompassing story, Life and Death continues the story of The Dear Hunter during his early adulthood. He joins the army and fights in battles. During this time he meets his long lost brother and father, and even a new lover until things take a turn.

32Witherscape - Witherscape
33Core - Persefone
34The First Chapter - Circus Maximus
35Aquarius - Haken

Amazing mix of feelings, When I listen to it I can clearly imagine an epic journey in my mind with highs and lows, 10/10 album

36Octavarium - Dream Theater

One of the greatest. Deserves top 5.

37Second Nature - Flying Colors
38Cosmogenesis - Obscura
39The Sound of Perseverance - Death
40Unspoken - LivitV1 Comment
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