Best Progressive Rock Bands

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161 Fair To Midland
162 Premiata Forneria Marconi
163 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!

164 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.

165 Ekseption
166 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. The most critically acclaimed period for the band was from 1983-1989. With vocalist Bruce Dickinson, bassist Steve Harris, lead guitarist Dave Murray, rhythm guitarist Adrian ...read more.

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

167 Matching Mole
168 Magellan
169 The Watch The Watch

Best Italian progressive rock band.

170 Comus Comus Comus are a British progressive folk band which had a brief career in the early 1970s; their first album, First Utterance, gave them a cult following which persists. They reunited in 2009 and have played several festivals and released a new album.
171 Meshuggah Meshuggah Meshuggah is a Swedish progressive metal band from Umeå, formed in 1987. They are credited with crafting the Djent subgenre. Meshuggah's line-up consists of founding members vocalist Jens Kidman and lead guitarist Fredrik Thordendal, drummer Tomas Haake, who joined in 1990, rhythm guitarist Mårten ...read more.
172 Änglagård
173 Karmakanic
174 Atomic Rooster
175 Argent
176 Memelord Deluxe
177 Strapping Young Lad Strapping Young Lad Strapping Young Lad was a Canadian extreme metal band formed by Devin Townsend in Vancouver, British Columbia in 1994. The band started as a one-man studio project; Townsend played most of the instruments on the 1995 debut album, Heavy as a Really Heavy Thing.
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