In the late 60s, the quaint, historic city of Canterbury birthed a scene defined by its breezy, jazz-influenced vibe, quirky lyrics, and refusal to take itself too seriously.
The band's fifth album made the UK Top 20 at the height of the new wave movement.
The best psychedelic albums, both sonically and spiritually, are guaranteed to take your head to places it never went before.
Our prog rock buying guide features some undisputed prog landmarks and lesser-appreciated gems of the genre. Dig in!
Plumpton Racecourse in the Sussex countryside hosted some huge names at the 9th and 10th National Jazz and Blues Festivals.
Whether they’re the mastermind of the band or keep the cosmic flights well-grounded, we pay tribute to the best prog guitarists of all time.
How (and why) did musicians make epic music? There's no one answer, as this race through the history of popular music shows.
How 70s proggers, blues rockers, and psychedelic popsters put the humble flute out front.
The prog rock world has no lack of virtuosity, with its guitar heroes, keyboard wizards, and bass and drum monsters but this list salutes the proggers whose instrument was their vocal cords.
Few kinds of music are more inherently visual than prog rock. The music lends itself to elaborate flights of fantasy, which is why prog-rock album covers are an art form on their...
Side-long concept pieces, walls of Mellotrons, keyboardists in capes...such were the glories of the greatest prog rock albums.
For hundreds of years Canterbury has been a place of pilgrimage, but for one band it was the place from which they set out on a pilgrimage into Prog.
The releases further acknowledge Caravan's importance in developing the progressive and experimental style that became known as the Canterbury Sound.
Artists have long embraced their inner symphonic self as you can hear on these 25 classic orchestral rock tracks, featuring Yes to Radiohead.
The set features expanded editions of all of the albums that Caravan recorded for Decca's Deram label in the first half of the 1970s.