Category Archives: Symphonic Progressive Rock

Animals Re-Imagined by Various Artists

Animals by Pink Floyd is one of my favorite albums of all time, not to mention the fact that it is my favorite album by Pink Floyd. All of the musicians on this album, take you on a different slant, … Continue reading

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Alan Parsons ~ The Neverending Show Live In The Netherlands

Alan Parsons is a very talented man. Not only did he MAKE the albums “Abbey Road” from the Beatles, “Dark Side Of The Moon” from Pink Floyd & Ambrosia’s debut album, he also did some great albums of his own. … Continue reading

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Prog Collective ~ Worlds On Hold

OK, this is an album full of great musicians & playing music, some of which you may know, some, you may not. Included on this album are these great musicians…Todd Rundgren, Geoff Tate, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, Jon Davidson, Patrick Moraz, … Continue reading

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Various Artists ~ Still Wish You Were Here – A Tribute To Pink Floyd

rik For those who love Pink Floyd, specifically, the album “Wish You Were Here”, this just may be the album for you. This album has a ton of great artists doing covers from the album “Wish You Were Here.” Who’s … Continue reading

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Kayak ~ Out Of This World

Another fine album by Kayak. This one is their 18th studio album. This progressive rock band is in fine form on this album. While I have never been a huge fan of Kayak during my youth, only because I never … Continue reading

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Nad Sylvan ~ Spiritus Mundi

Nad Sylvan has been in a bunch of music. Music that you may or may not have heard, but, some of it, you probably have heard at some point. He was in a band called Agents Of Mercy, he also … Continue reading

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Transatlantic ~ The Absolute Universe

Another gem from Transatlantic. Actually more than 1. There is the extended mix, called Forevermore & the abridged version, called The Breath Of Life. As I was listening to this, I thought that it was a 2 CD set, but, … Continue reading

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Nick D’Virgilio ~ Invisable

If you’re a fan of Spock’s Beard, the progressive rock band that has captured my heart, then you’re going to love this album. It has that Spock’s Beard feel to it. There are some guest stars on the album as … Continue reading

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Riverside ~ Lost ‘N’ Found

Another great album by Riverside. This one is live. Even though I’ve been getting away from concert albums, this one stood out. This band has chops. If I didn’t hear the applause in between songs, I may not know that … Continue reading

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Darwin 2 ~ A Frozen War

How can you go wrong when you put together great musicians like Simon Phillips (The Who, Toto), Greg Howe (Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake), Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big, Winery Dogs), Guthrie Goven (Asia, Steven Wilson), Matt Bissonette (Elton John, Ringo Starr), … Continue reading

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