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.
The singer's final album in her first spell with Fairport Convention became a folk music cornerstone.
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...
With his original band, Porcupine Tree, Steven Wilson nearly single-handedly sparked a prog revival and it continues with his concert film ‘Home Invasion’.
Haskell contributed to two Crimson LPs and enjoyed much later solo acclaim with 'How Wonderful You Are' and the 'Harry's Bar' album.
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.
Side-long concept pieces, walls of Mellotrons, keyboardists in capes...such were the glories of the greatest prog rock albums.
The band's fifth album made the UK Top 20 at the height of the new wave movement.
Ertegun died at 83 in December 2006, but to this day, the standards he set are aspired to by the modern generation of label heads.
Tony Visconti tells the story of the time he and Marc Bolan arrived in Los Angeles and created a pop classic.
'Rock music that incorporates elements of traditional or classical music', surely a key art-rock principle is forging ahead, the shock of the new?
Bill Rieflin, a dynamic drummer who played for an eclectic set of acts including Ministry, R.E.M., Swans, Nine Inch Nails and King Crimson has died at the age of 59.
Felix was an important figure on the folk scene from the 1960s onwards and a familiar face on British TV.
The guitar is the backbone of rock music, and the best guitarists include some blues and country guitarists that paved the way for rock’n’roll’s legends.