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    Posted: November 22 2022 at 23:15
3 or more albums actually, but space issues with the topic title and it's too late for me to think of better phrasing.

Part 2 of "Bands [with] 3 or more [studio] albums in the sub-genre top-10s". Here is a link to the first posted topic with poll: CLICK HERE for first poll

I decided to through Prog Archives top ten charts looking at each Prog sub-genre (category) to see how many categories have three of more studio albums by the same band in the top 10 of its sub-genre's chart, and I made a list that came to 24 bands with over 80 albums in total that fit the criteria.

I have included the ranking (the number to the left of the band-name and album) for the genre charts in the master list below. Note: Since I have taken this off the charts and this site does not tag individual albums, we will find an album like Kind of Blue, or specifically Kind of Blue in the master-list, which is not JRF but still fits per my methodology. Some others I would categorise differently. I just ask that people vote for a favourite album no matter how well they think it represents the category.

Here is the master-list:

Canterbury Scene:

(1) Caravan - In the Land of Grey and Pink (1971)
(6) Caravan - If I Could Do It All Over Again, I'd Do It All Over You (1971)
(10) Caravan - For Girls Who Grow Plump in the Night (1973)

Crossover Prog:

(2) Steven Wilson - The Raven That Refused to Sing (and Other Stories) (2013)
(4) Steven Wilson - Hand. Cannot. Erase. (2015)
(7) Steven Wilson - Grace for Drowning (2011)

Eclectic Prog:

(1) King Crimson - In the Court of the Crimson King (1969)
(2) King Crimson - Red (1974)
(5) King Crimson - Larks' Tongues in Aspic (1973)

(3) Van der Graaf Generator - Godbluff (1975)
(4) Van der Graaf Generator - Pawn Hearts (1971)
(7) Van der Graaf Generator - H To He, Who Am The Only One (1970)
(10) Van der Graaf Generator - Still Life (1976)

(6) Gentle Giant - In a Glass House (1973)
(8) Gentle Giant - Octopus (1972)
(9) Gentle Giant - The Power and the Glory (1974)

Experimental/Post Metal:

(2) Maudlin of the Well - Part the Second (2009)
(6) Maudlin of the Well - Bath (2001)
(10) Maudlin of the Well - Leaving Your Body Map (2001)

Heavy Prog:

(1) Rush - Moving Pictures (1981)
(2) Rush - Hemispheres (1978)
(3) Rush - A Farewell to Kings (1977)
(5) Rush - Permanent Waves (1980)

(4) Porcupine Tree - Fear of a Blank Planet (2007)
(6) Porcupine Tree - In Absentia (2002)
(10) Porcupine Tree - Deadwing (2005)

Jazz-Rock/ Fusion

(1) Miles Davis - Kind of Blue (1959)
(6) Miles Davis - In a Silent Way (1969)
(10) Miles Davis - Bitches Brew (1970)

Neo-Prog:

(1) Marillion - Misplaced Childhood (1985)
(2) Marillion - Script for a Jester's Tear (1983)
(4) Marillion - Clutching at Straws (1987)
(8) Marillion - Marbles (2004)

(3) IQ - The Road of Bones (2014)
(6) IQ - Resistance (2019)
(9) IQ - Frequency (2009)

Prog Folk:

(1) Jethro Tull - Thick as a Brick (1972)
(2) Jethro Tull - Aqualung (1971)
(4) Jethro Tull - Songs from the Wood (1977)

Progressive Metal:

(1) Dream Theater - Metropolis Part 2 - Scenes from a Memory (1999)
(2) Dream Theater - Images and Words (1992)
(10) Dream Theater - Awake (1994)

(3) Riverside - Second Life Syndrome (2005)
(7) Riverside - Anno Domini High Definition (2009)
(9) Riverside - Out of Myself (2003)

Psychedelic/Space Rock:

(1) Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here (1975)
(2) Pink Floyd - The Dark Side of the Moon (1973)
(3) Pink Floyd - Animals (1977)
(4) Pink Floyd - Meddle (1971)
(9) Pink Floyd - The Wall (1979)

(5) King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - Polygondwanaland (2017)
(8) King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - Nonagon Infinity (2016)
(10) King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - Flying Microtonal Banana (2017)

RIO/Avant-Prog:

(1) Frank Zappa - Hot Rats (1969)
(3) Frank Zappa - The Grand Wazoo (1972)
(5) Frank Zappa - The Mothers of Invention: One Size Fits All (1975)

(4) Cardiacs - On Land and in the Sea (1989)
(6) Cardiacs - Sing to God (1996)
(7) Cardiacs - A Little Man and a House and the Whole World Window (1988)

Rock Progressivo Italiano:

(2) Banco del Mutuo Soccorso - Darwin! (1972)
(3) Banco del Mutuo Soccorso - Io Sono Nato Libero (1973)
(6) Banco del Mutuo Soccorso - Banco del Mutuo Soccorso (1972)

Symphonic Prog:

(1) Yes - Close to the Edge (1972)
(4)Yes - Fragile (1971)
(8) Yes - Relayer (1974)
(10) Yes - The Yes Album (1971)

(2) Genesis - Selling England by the Pound (1973)
(3) Genesis - Foxtrot (1972)
(5) Genesis - Nursery Cryme (1971)

Tech/Extreme Prog Metal:

(2) Opeth - Still Life (1999)
(3) Opeth - Blackwater Park (2001)
(5) Opeth - Ghost Reveries (2005)

(4) Death - Symbolic (1995)
(7) Death - The Sound of Perseverance (1998)
(10) Death - Human (1991)

Zeuhl:

(1) Magma - Mekanïk Destruktïw Kommandöh (1973)
(3) Magma - K.A (Köhntarkösz Anteria) (2004)
(4) Magma - Ëmëhntëhtt-Ré (2009)
(7) Magma - Köhntarkösz (1974)
(8) Magma - Tristan et Iseult [Aka: Ẁurdah Ïtah] (1974)
(10) Magma - 1001° Centigrades [Aka: 2] (1971)

Please vote for a favoured album even if more than one stand out.

This grouping is not nearly as strong for me as the first poll list on the whole, but that is a reflection, perhaps, of my possibly too parochial palette.    That said, I like Jethro Tull, and I really like Miles Davis -- not the pre JRF Kind of Blue so much to be honest although I do like a considerable number of of his pre-"electric Miles" period albums.... Of his 70s works, I love Big Fun and Get Up With It. I'm giving In a Silent Way a vote over Bitches Brew.

Edited by Logan - November 22 2022 at 23:20
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1 Miles Davis - Bitches Brew
1 Miles Davis - In a Silent Way
3 Jethro Tull - Aqualung 

+ the rest of Tull + Miles


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Jethro Tull - Songs from the Wood (1977)
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1. Dream Theater - Images and Words
2. IQ - Resistance
3. Marillion - Script for a Jester's Tear
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Dream Theater - Awake (1994)
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Too much good stuff here.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Archisorcerus Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 23 2022 at 02:21
Originally posted by Cristi Cristi wrote:

Dream Theater - Awake (1994)

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This poll is harder than the first poll. There are a few standouts to choose from, but I will go with Thick as a Brick.
 

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote VianaProghead Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 23 2022 at 03:33
This time I voted on Jethro Tull - Thick as a Brick without any kind of doubt.
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1. Miles Davis
2. Frank Zappa
3. Jethro Tull
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Logan you b•••••••!!

CAS v MC v Frequency v Road Of Bones v Images and Words v Metropolis v TAAB?

I mean, how could you?😭😭😭


Currently narrowed down to F, ROB and I&W.

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Deadwing
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Originally posted by geekfreak geekfreak wrote:


2. Frank Zappa 
he's not among the poll-options though
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TAAB > Bitches Brew
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Songs from the Wood, without hesitation!
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The best stuff here is TAAB, Aqualung, Bitches Brew, In Absentia, Deadwing. Once more hard to rank them. Aqualung sits at zero votes, so it gets mine.
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For some reason, maybe the mood I'm in right now, I'm inclined to listen to Marillion's Script ahead of all the others. Voted accordingly.
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