Named for a device that creates high-voltage electricity, Van der Graaf Generator was a shock to the system of prog’s first generation.
The new version of the band's classic song from 1970 is also available as 7” single.
Comprising 17 CDs and 3 Blu Ray discs, the new collection includes everything the prog pioneers recorded for Charisma, plus copious rarities.
An evocative but nebulous term, this short history of art rock attempts to outline some of the key players and ideas from the genre.
It barely touched the UK chart, but the album is revered by fans as a Genesis landmark.
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.
The British progressive rock band from Manchester were founded by Peter Hammill and Chris Judge Smith.
Prog rock luminary and Van der Graaf Generator co-founder Peter Hammill will return with the solo album From The Trees on 3 November 2017.
From the Hammond B-3 to synths and drum machines, as technology advanced throughout the decades, so artists pushed music into the future. uDiscover traces the fascinating history.
Jon Anderson was guest of honour at last night's (1 September) Progressive Music Awards 2016, where he was named Prog God.
A lavish new box set from Universal celebrates the original BBC session recordings by the pioneering musical visionaries Van Der Graaf Generator.
This week we have new releases from The Blackbyrds, John Lee Hooker, Marvin Gaye, Spooky Tooth and Van Der Graaf Generator!
We bring you, not one, but eleven classic Prog vinyl reissues on 180 gram heavyweight vinyl with exact reproductions of the artwork of the original LPs