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Some Less Known Progressive Rock Bands


1) Dream Theater


Dream Theater is an American progressive metal band formed in 1985 under the name Majesty by John Petrucci, John Myung, and Mike Portnoy while they attended Berklee College of Music in Massachusetts.The band is well known for the technical proficiency of its instrumentalists, who have won many awards from music instruction magazines.You’ve never listened them yet?Go ahead.

2) Shadow Gallery


Shadow Gallery is an American progressive metal band formed in the Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, United States, during the early 1980s.For me their best song is  Crystalline Dream.Haven’t you heard it?C’mon just listen and feel.

3) Deerhunter


Deerhunter is an American indie rock band from Atlanta, Georgia, formed in 2001. The band consists of Bradford Cox (vocals, guitar, keyboards), Moses Archuleta (drums), Lockett Pundt (guitar, vocals), Josh McKay (bass), Javier Morales (keys, sax) and Rhasaan Manning (percussion).It is a less known band.But i think it should be more known.

4) Eloy


Eloy is a German progressive rock band, whose musical style includes symphonic and space rock, the latter theme being more prevalent on earlier albums.



Solaris is a progressive rock band from Hungary, established in 1980. Their music has a strong melodic content, often laced with Eastern European themes, and is highlighted by the use of dynamics and extended thematic development.

6) Astra


Astra is a rock band from San Diego, California. Their sound is in the style of the 1970s progressive rock and psychedelic rock, and includes a variety of synthesizers, mellotron and long jams.If you want to listen Astra for the first time,please start with ”The Rising of the Black Sun”

7)Oresund Space Collective



Øresund Space Collective (sometimes called ØSC) is an improvisational jam band formed in April 2004. Unlike most bands, they do not have any consistent, static line-ups, but rather, as their name suggests, they are a collective with musicians dropping in and out of the band for shows and recordings.Do you want to listen different things?Then ØSC is just for you.


C’mon.Listen all these progressive rock bands.You don’t have much time.

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