Best Progressive Rock Bands


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141 The Tangent
142 The Mayan Factor

So underrated band, almost unknown but the greatest, there is no doubt, listen to it

143 Taal

When I am asked about my favourite music and I want to tell an example from nowdays then they come to my mind at the first place.

144 Green Carnation
145 Umphrey's McGee V 1 Comment
146 Chevelle Chevelle Chevelle is an American rock band that formed in 1995 in the Chicago suburb of Grayslake, Illinois. The band was originally composed of brothers: Pete Loeffler, Sam Loeffler and Joe Loeffler.
147 Starset
148 Gryphon

They explored new musical territory fusing medieval music and rock. Incorporating diverse instrumentation such as recorders, crumhorms, bassoon and mandolin they sounded like no-one else. Richard Harvey and Brian Gulland are brilliant multi-intrumentalists, Graeme Taylor, like Steve Howe, a versatile guitarist in many styles. David Oberle great on a drum-kit or various percussion and vocals. Later members of comparable ability. Pity they only lasted for 5 albums

149 Jade Warrior

They are SO underrated! Nobody knows about them! - SammySpore

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150 Thank You Scientist
151 Children of Nova
152 Scale the Summit
153 Cynic Cynic Cynic is an American progressive rock band - incorporating experimental music, alternative, metal and jazz fusion elements - founded in Miami, Florida, and currently based in Los Angeles, California. V 1 Comment
154 Fair To Midland
155 Premiata Forneria Marconi
156 Redemption

Maybe not the most obvious choice for a prog list. But with Dream Theater in the top 10, there should at least be a mention of this awesome band!

157 Curved Air

The greatest prog band ever, still playing after 45 years with original members lead singer Sonja Kristina and drummer Florian Pilkington-Miksa. The first 3 albums from the early 70s were masterpieces, check out Air Conditioning, Curved Air 2nd Album and Phantasmagoria for spellbinding arrangements and musicianship from Francis Monkman and Daryl Way.

158 Ekseption
159 Iron Maiden Iron Maiden Iron Maiden are an English heavy metal band formed in Leyton, East London, in 1975 by bassist and primary songwriter Steve Harris. They were known for some big hits such as The Trooper, and The Number of the Beast, and have released 16 studio albums . The New Wave of British Heavy Metal Pioneers would more.

If the police, Radiohead and Muse are prog rock then iron maiden definitely are

160 Matching Mole
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