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    Posted: July 06 2013 at 09:40
How about the song "Welcome to the pleasure dome" by FGTH, not obscure, not a lot of weird time signatures, but more prog than Spandu Ballet and Level 42.




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Would Oingo Boingo's Only A Lad be a good choice?
He looks at this world and wants it all... so he strikes, like Thunderball!
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Originally posted by KingCrInuYasha

Would Oingo Boingo's Only A Lad be a good choice?

Oingo Boingo are classified as "Crossover Prog" here on PA.......so they don't qualify.

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Post Options Post Options   Quote AreYouHuman Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 06 2013 at 21:14
Flash and the Pan…especially the 2nd album “Lights in the Night.”

Boys Brigade. They had a hit single, Melody, from their one and only album. Their best-known member, Malcolm Burn, is better known as a producer these days.
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Oh yeah, Magazine, good call.
I might have to go through my old mix tapes because I trmember a lot of good stuff that came and went back then. If you blinked you missed em.

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Ultravox , Magazine and JOHN FOXX 

How about 
Alphaville, New Musik, Icehouse, Talk Talk, Xymox plus the Fischer Z album Word Salad and a delightful debut record from The Expression out of Australia 
One more: Gentlemen Without Weapons -s/t is a hard find though! 


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Originally posted by thellama73

Hmm, tough one. Bill Nelson did some vaguely proggy new wave stuff after he left Be Bop Deluxe. Other than that, you might have to go the post-punk route and look at bands like Pere Ubu or the Red Krayola.

Speaking of Bill Nelson....he had a great influence on Stuart Adamson of The Skids and Big Country fame. Check out The Skids "Days in Europa" (Produced by Nelson) and "The Absolute Game", which in my opinion is an almost unclassifable album ie. it's not punk, it's not rock, it's not new wave, it's The Skids music of 1980 and it's monumental! My favourite non prog album of all time. Buy the expanded "The Absolute Game" CD with the bonus album "Strength Through Joy" on it.......now we are heading into weird territory!


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Originally posted by KingCrInuYasha

Would Oingo Boingo's Only A Lad be a good choice?

Oingo Boingo are classified as "Crossover Prog" here on PA.......so they don't qualify.


Really? Wow.
He looks at this world and wants it all... so he strikes, like Thunderball!
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