Progressive Rock Songs With The Best Intros

The Top Ten Progressive Rock Songs With The Best Intros

1 Dancing with the Moonlit Knight - Genesis
2 Roundabout - Yes
3 Panic Attack - Dream Theater
4 Welcome Home - Coheed And Cambria
5 21st Century Schizoid Man - King Crimson

What a way to make an introduction to not only a song, but their entire career. Gradually build up the tension with noise, and then- that blockbuster riff! The definition of heavy and ominous. - Gg2000

6 The Advent Of Panurge - Gentle Giant
7 Devour Me, Colossus - Ne Obliviscaris
8 Schism - Tool
9 Crumbling Castle - King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard
10 Elephant Talk - King Crimson

The Contenders

11 Cafo - Animals as Leaders
12 Octavarium - Dream Theater

I don’t know why this wasn’t on the initial list. I love the first four minutes with Rudess’s Continuum - NightmareCinema

13 Frances The Mute - The Mars Volta
14 And Plague Flowers the Kaleidoscope - Ne Obliviscaris
15 The Brain Dance - Animals as Leaders
16 Weltseele - Obscura
17 Soothsayer - Buckethead
18 Watcher of the Skies - Genesis
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