Top 10 Greatest Progressive Rock Albums

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221 Pulse - Pink Floyd
222 Delicate Sound of Thunder - Pink Floyd
223 Absent Lovers - King Crimson
224 Silent Cries and Mighty Echoes
225 Floating - Eloy
226 Ocean 2: The Answer - Eloy
227 Dawn - Eloy
228 The Tides Return Forever - Eloy
229 Destination - Eloy
230 Visionary - Eloy
231 Ra - Eloy
232 Colours - Eloy
233 Terra Nocturne - Lynn Stokes & Sol Surfers
234 Going for the One - Yes

It has the masterpiece Awaken.

235 Humanoid - Tokio Hotel

Come on guys, it's not a dark side of the moon, but at all is a good album, it deserves to be on the top 50

Tokio hotel Humanoid top 10!

Tokio Hotel Humanoid top 1, sorry not sorry.

236 Genesis - Genesis
237 Queen II - Queen

Queen's only Progressive Rock album and their best Album. Amazing making it 1974 an outstanding year for Prog Rock.

Not their only progressive, and one of the best albums in rock music!

This is a classic and rare style of album from queen, prog rock on. - allqueen

Queen is King!

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238 American Idiot - Green Day

This would definitely be higher up on the list if it was about the greatest punk or alternative albums. But this is about progressive rock, and punk is pretty much the opposite. So to all the people who think this album belongs on the list... You obviously have no idea what progressive rock is.

Green Day is NOT prog. Check out the genre of each album on Wikipedia. Having a concept album doesn't make the album prog. The Who had Tommy, a concept album, but it was hard rock -- NOT progressive. Zappa's 1st album Freak Out (1966) was a concept album, psychedelic - not prog. Zappa got progressive on his 8th album, Hot Rats (1969).

While Green Day is not really a progressive rock band, this is a concept album which I would call art rock. It tells the story of St. Jimmy, a suburban punk, and his quests. Listen to the whole album and follow the story, it will blow your mind. Some of the songs are progressive (St. Jimmy, Homecoming), but the album as a whole is art rock.

Not prog rock at all.

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239 Dookie - Green Day

What the hell is this album doing in this list?

Check out this album's genre on Wikipedia. It is NOT prog. It should NOT be listed.

I'm sorry, can you repeat that?

240 21st Century Breakdown - Green Day

What is this album doing in this list?

An obvious wind up.Lets just ignore it and perhaps this troll will go away once him mommy realizes that she needs to monitor his computer time more closely

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