the greatest prog rock bands...?

A Listmania! list by mystic fred (prog heaven)
 
Trespass
1.  Trespass by Genesis
The list author says:
  "in my opinion the top prog album, my first. STAGNATION  is brilliant."
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Nursery Cryme
2.  Nursery Cryme by Genesis
The list author says:
  "check out  MUSICAL BOX, prog magic. peter gabriel is the voice of true prog."
18.95   Used & New from: 5.00
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Foxtrot (Remastered)
3.  Foxtrot (Remastered) by Genesis
The list author says:
  "what if not the top prog album, contains classic masterpiece SUPPER'S READY"
14.26   Used & New from: 1.76
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Relayer
4.  Relayer by Yes
The list author says:
  "my favourite yes album, a sonic masterpiece. SOUNDCHASER  is unbelievable."
6.07   Used & New from: 1.83
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Moving Waves
5.  Moving Waves by Focus
The list author says:
  "excellent dutch prog rockers, listen to HOCUS POCUS ."
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SANTANA
6.  SANTANA by Santana
The list author says:
  "santana a prog rock band? - you bet, prog's not all mellotrons and goblins  you know."
4.50   Used & New from: 2.55
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Split
7.  Split by Groundhogs
The list author says:
  "not what most would call prog but it was in '71. SPLIT  burst the envelope wide open."
4.99   Used & New from: 2.97
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Deep Purple In Rock - Anniversary Edition
8.  Deep Purple In Rock - Anniversary Edition by Deep Purple
The list author says:
  "purple prog??? - check out CHILD IN TIME  if you don't believe me."
4.99   Used & New from: 2.33
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Led Zeppelin IV
9.  Led Zeppelin IV by Led Zeppelin
The list author says:
  "like i said, not all mellotrons and angels - STAIRWAY is a prog masterpiece, nothing like it heard before."
8.43   Used & New from: 1.04
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Pepper's Ghost
10.  Pepper's Ghost by Arena
The list author says:
  "latterday prog group, absolutely brilliant album."
11.49   Used & New from: 5.24
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The Sentinel
11.  The Sentinel by Pallas
The list author says:
  "excellent scots prog band, and a classic album."
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Script For A Jester's Tear
12.  Script For A Jester's Tear by Marillion
The list author says:
  "another scot, fish redefining prog rock in '82. peter gabriel said he liked them...'nuff said!."
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Emerson, Lake & Palmer
13.  Emerson, Lake & Palmer by Emerson, Lake & Palmer
The list author says:
  "if it's keyboards you're after...classic prog rock."
19.47   Used & New from: 4.26
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

Elegy
14.  Elegy by The Nice
The list author says:
  "essential listening. check AMERICA."
7.99   Used & New from: 2.89
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In The Court Of The Crimson King [Original Master Edition]
15.  In The Court Of The Crimson King [Original Master Edition] by King Crimson
The list author says:
  "reputedly the 1st true prog album...?"
8.00   Used & New from: 6.04
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (150 customer reviews)

Argent / Ring Of Hands
16.  Argent / Ring Of Hands by Argent
The list author says:
  "underrated prog giant - brilliant!"
11.05   Used & New from: 9.34
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Sympathy
17.  Sympathy by Rare Bird
The list author says:
  "another excellent though underrated prog group - check out BEAUTIFUL SCARLET."
7.40   Used & New from: 3.40
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In Search Of Space
18.  In Search Of Space by Hawkwind
The list author says:
  "brilliant underground prog band who smashed through the envelope."
4.99   Used & New from: 4.17
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

Thick As A Brick
19.  Thick As A Brick by Jethro Tull
The list author says:
  "a prog masterpiece, tull also managed to stay on totp for years!"
7.08   Used & New from: 4.15
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (49 customer reviews)

Farewell To Kings
20.  Farewell To Kings by Rush
The list author says:
  "canadian band rush managed to perfectly capture the elusive "english" sound."
7.99   Used & New from: 1.97
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

Asia
21.  Asia by Asia
The list author says:
  "prog supergroup...?"
6.99   Used & New from: 3.19
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

Meddle
22.  Meddle by Pink Floyd
The list author says:
  "a MUST HAVE - every track a sonic gem (even seamus!)."
14.43   Used & New from: 1.71
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (91 customer reviews)

Tommy - Deluxe Edition
23.  Tommy - Deluxe Edition by Tommy (Related Recordings)
The list author says:
  "very progressive in its day, it broke many boundaries!"
19.39   Used & New from: 8.09
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Tubular Bells
24.  Tubular Bells by Mike Oldfield
The list author says:
  "this caused a sensation in its day - another progressive ground-breaking album."
14.99   Used & New from: 1.89
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Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
25.  Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles
The list author says:
  "would prog exist without this...?"
10.29   Used & New from: 1.99
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