The ambitious ‘Journey To The Centre Of The Earth’ was recorded on January 18, 1974, as Rick Wakeman recorded live with a choir, an orchestra, and a rock group.
Seen as a return to Camel's principles, Harbour Of Tears represents an extended rumination on 19th-century Irish famine immigrants heading to America.
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.
The collected words of the musical frontiersman and Pink Floyd co-founder will be gathered together in 'The Lyrics Of Syd Barrett.'
Hackett shares his top prog albums that includes a mind-melting journey from “seafaring” Procol Harum, through The Beatles’ template for what became termed “progressive music,” and Miles Davis’ atonal rock.
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...
It’s better to burn out than to fade away… but sometimes a band does neither. After decades on the road, the oldest bands in music history still bring the noise.
Haskell contributed to two Crimson LPs and enjoyed much later solo acclaim with 'How Wonderful You Are' and the 'Harry's Bar' album.
A celebration of some of the finest songs that utilize this dynamic keyboard’s otherworldly magic.
Recorded and released in 1977, ‘Encore’ is frequently cited as the definitive live Tangerine Dream album, out of the many classics they recorded.
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.
Hound dogs, salty dogs, rain dogs, the mighty canine appears in countless songs and this list celebrates all the dogs who’ve been saluted in song.
The song hit the UK chart on 20 August 1983, on the eve of the band's 11th studio album 'The Present.'
Our prog rock buying guide features some undisputed prog landmarks and lesser-appreciated gems of the genre. Dig in!