Top 10 Progressive Rock Songs Over 20 Minutes Long

Progressive rock, memorable for its lengthy songs. Here are some songs that pass the astounding 20 minute mark.

The Top Ten

Lizard - King Crimson Lizard - King Crimson Cover Art
Echoes - Pink Floyd Echoes - Pink Floyd Cover Art

Come on! Only #12. This song starts as soft sounds, but turns into something amazing. This need a to be at number 1

Shine on You Crazy Diamond - Pink Floyd Shine on You Crazy Diamond - Pink Floyd Cover Art

Song length (Counting all parts): 26:00

One of the best songs ever made. All the music just.. fits. Perfectly. It blows me away every single time I listen to it.

Octavarium - Dream Theater Octavarium - Dream Theater Cover Art

I tried multiple times to listen to this all the way through, but I never could. I'll keep trying though

Just skip to the third part and finish if you want to hear the good stuff. This song really picks up near the second half. - cjWriter1997

Song length: 24:00

2112 - Rush 2112 - Rush Cover Art

Song length: 20:33

Thick as a Brick - Jethro Tull Thick as a Brick - Jethro Tull Cover Art

Song length (counting both parts): 43:42
Song lengths separately: 22:37 (Part 1), 21:05 (Part 2)

Supper's Ready - Genesis Supper's Ready - Genesis Cover Art

Song length: 22:54

A Change of Seasons - Dream Theater A Change of Seasons - Dream Theater Cover Art

Song length: 23:09

Karn Evil 9 - Emerson, Lake & Palmer Karn Evil 9 - Emerson, Lake & Palmer Cover Art

Song length: 29:37

The Revealing Science of God - Yes The Revealing Science of God - Yes Cover Art

Song length: 20:26

The Contenders

Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence - Dream Theater Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence - Dream Theater Cover Art

Should be number one.

Atom Heart Mother - Pink Floyd Atom Heart Mother - Pink Floyd Cover Art

Song length: 23:44

The Strands of the Future - Pulsar
We Spin the World - Moon Safari We Spin the World - Moon Safari Cover Art
The Gates of Delirium - Yes The Gates of Delirium - Yes Cover Art
Black Rose Immortal - Opeth Black Rose Immortal - Opeth Cover Art
Larks' Tongues in Aspic, Parts I-V - King Crimson
Lover's End, Part III: SkellefteƄ Serenade - Moon Safari Lover's End, Part III: SkellefteƄ Serenade - Moon Safari Cover Art
Hamburger Concerto - Focus Hamburger Concerto - Focus Cover Art
Tarkus - Emerson, Lake & Palmer Tarkus - Emerson, Lake & Palmer Cover Art

Song length: 20:35

A Plague of Lighthouse Keepers - Van Der Graaf Generator A Plague of Lighthouse Keepers - Van Der Graaf Generator Cover Art

Song length: 23:12 - Idontreallycaretoomuch

Ritual - Yes Ritual - Yes Cover Art
The Remembering (High the Memory) - Yes The Remembering (High the Memory) - Yes Cover Art
A Passion Play, Pt. 1 - Jethro Tull A Passion Play, Pt. 1 - Jethro Tull Cover Art
Eruption - Focus Eruption - Focus Cover Art
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