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dark side of the moon
lamb lies down on broadway
close to the edge
saucerful of secrets
trilogy
foxtrot
caravanserai
very eavy very umble
court of the crimson king
selling england by the pound

Well, SOMEBODY has to think DSOTM is the best album ever.
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Selling England By The Pound - Genesis
Close To The Edge - Yes
In The Court Of The Crimson King - King Crimson
Thick As A Brick - Jethro Tull
Dark Side of The Moon - Pink Floyd
In a Glass House - Gentle Giant
Tarkus - Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Banco - Banco Del Mutuo Socorso
Ashes Are Burning - Renaissance
Hybris - Anglagard
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Hemispheres - Rush
The Divine Wings of Tragedy - Symphony X
Emerson, Lake and Palmer - Emerson, Lake and Palmer
Close to the Edge - Yes
Scenes from a Memory - Dream Theater
Nursery Cryme - Genesis
One Size Fits All - Frank Zappa
In the Court of the Crimson King - King Crimson
The Spectre Within - Fates Warning (substitute with No Exit if not progressive enough)
Demons & Wizards - Uriah Heep
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Queen - Queen ll
Jethro Tull - A Passion Play
Rush - Permenant Waves
The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced
Yes - Fragile
Gentle Giant - In A Glass House
Beatles - Revolver
Pink Floyd - Obscured By Clouds
Black Sabbath - Never Say Die
Focus - Focus 3
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Tarkus
Meddle
Voyage of the Acolyte
The Yes Album
A Passion Play
Nova Solis 
(Morgan)
Of Cues and Cures
The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
U.K.
The Power to Believe

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10. Godbluff (Van der Graaf Generator)
9. The Perfect Element (Pain of Salvation)
8. Hybris (Änglagård)
7. Unfolded Like Staircase (Discipline)
6. Ommadawn (Mike Oldfield)
5. Pawn Hearts (Van der Graaf Generator)
4. Bridge Across Forever (Transatlantic)
3. Scenes from a Memory (Dream Theater)
2. Thick as a Brick (Jethro Tull)
1. The Whirlwind (Transatlantic)


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My top 10:

1- Yes - Close to the Edge
2- National Health - National Health
3- Pink Floyd - Dark Side of the Moon
4- Soft Machine - Third
5- Bacamarte - Depois do Fim
6- Bubu - Anabelas
7- Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells
8- Genesis - Selling England by the Pound
9- Gila - Free Electric Sound
10- Jethro Tull - Thick as a Brick
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote The Bearded Bard Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 03 2013 at 15:58
Originally posted by Horizons Horizons wrote:

Mastodon - Crack the Skye
That one almost made my top 10. Great album!
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Opeth - Ghost reveries
Amplifier - Echo Street
Arena - Pepper's Ghost
Big big train - English electric
Enslaved - Ruun
Izz - The darkened room 
Coroner - No more color
Riverside - Out of myself
Wolverine - Communication lost
Anathema - A fine day to exit

No 70's classics as i wanted to show what great music has been released over the last 6/7 years and it seems that prog is in rude health 
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My top 10
1. Octopus - Gentle Giant
2. A Trick of the Tail - Genesis
3. Close to the Edge - Yes
4. A Passion Play - Jethro Tull
5. Midnight Mushrumps - Gryphon
6. Egg - Egg
7. Dark Side of the Moon - Pink Floyd
8. In the Court of the Crimson King - King Crimson
9. In the Land of Grey and Pink - Caravan
10. Camel - Mirage
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Hmmm....tricky! Here goes (in no order):

Trespass - Genesis
Valentyne Suite - Colosseum
Fish Rising - Steve Hillage
If I Could Do It... - Caravan
A Salty Dog - Procol Harum
Future Days - Can
Red - King Crimson
Still Life - VdGG
Hall of the Mountain Grill - Hawkwind
Moonmadness - Camel
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Originally posted by Guldbamsen Guldbamsen wrote:

This list'll change according to the given day, but here's what I thought of today. In no particular order:
Pink Floyd - Ummagumma
Heldon - Stand By
Franco Battiato - Pollution
Popol Vuh - In den Gärten Pharaos
Amon Düül ll - Wolf City
Weather Report - I Sing the Body Electric
Klaus Schulze - Picture Music
Bubu - Anabelas
CAN - Future Days
King Crimson - Lizard



That was last time, and just to show that it literally does change every week:

Igor Wakhevitch - Logos
Clivage - Mixtus Orbis
Porcupine Tree - The Sky Moves Sideways
Bennie Maupin - Jewel In The Lotus
Taj Mahal Travellers - Live 1972
NEU! - s/t
Tim Buckley - Starsailor
Santana - Lotus
Tangerine Dream - Rubycon
Klaus Schulze - Blackdance
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A trick of the tail - Genesis
Moving Pictures - Rush
Animals - Pink Floyd
Red - King Crimson
Rubycon - Tangerine Dream
In Absentia - Porcupine Tree
Going for the One - Yes
Hounds of Love - Kate Bush
Ok Computer - Radiohead
To our chldrens childrens children - Moody Blues


Just on the outside...

Still Life - VDGG
Hemispheres - Rush
Trilogy - ELP
Hot Rats - Zappa
Warrior on the edge of time - Hawkwind
Ultimately bored by endless ecstasy!
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Originally posted by Xonty Xonty wrote:


1. Trespass - Genesis
2. In The Court Of The Crimson King - King Crimson
3. Dark Side Of The Moon - Pink Floyd
4. Foxtrot - Genesis
5. Shine On Brightly - Procol Harum
6. Crime Of The Century - Supertramp
7. Close To The Edge - Yes
8. A Farewell To Kings - Rush
9. Red - King Crimson
10. In The Land Of Grey And Pink - Caravan

Wow, mine hasn't changed that much (considering it's been like a year) Ermm Now it would probably be something like:

1. Genesis - Trespass (still Tongue)
2. Supertramp - Crime Of The Century (very close to Trespass now I think about it)
3. Genesis - Foxtrot
4. Procol Harum - Shine On Brightly
5. ELP - Brain Salad Surgery
6. Yes - Close To The Edge
7. Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon
8. Genesis - The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
9. Van Der Graaf Generator - Pawn Hearts
10. Pavlov's Dog - Pampered Menial


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Mine :P

1 - Dark Side of the Moon - Pink Floyd
2 - Selling england by the Pound - Genesis
3 - Animals - Pink Floyd
4 - Signify - Porcupine Tree
5 - Rajaz - Camel
6 - Foxtrot - Genesis
7 - Moonmadness - Camel
8 - Dust and Dreams - Camel
9 - Pawn Hearts - Van Der Graaf Generator
10 - Yes - A Time and Word

I know there's more Camel and PF's albums than the others in my top 10, but they are my favourite bands.


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Opeth--Ghost Reveries
Devin Townsend Band--Synchestra
Jethro Tull--Minstrel in the Gallery
The Mars Volta--Deloused in the Comatorium
Rush--Hemispheres
Orkenkjott--Onskediktet
Beardfish--Sleeping in Traffic Pt. 2
King Crimson--Red
Ihsahn--The Adversary
Beyond Creation--The Aura


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Feel like doing a new one, since my tastes have shifted (ever so slightly)

PFM - L'Isola di Niente
Komintern - Le Bal du Rat Mort
Älgarnas Trädgård - Framtiden är ett svävande skepp förankrat i forntiden
Björn J:Son Lindh - Från Storstad til Grodspad
Delirium - lll
Mwandishi - Sextant
Marillion - Fugazi
Material - Hallucination Engine
Canzoniere del Lazio - Miradas
Grails - Burning off Impurities
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Subject to change at any time, no order:

KC - Discipline
Agalloch - The Mantle
Yugen's debut
Henry Cow - Western Culture
Soft Machine - Third
FZ - One Size Fits All
VDGG - H To He...
Matching Mole - Little Red Record (or the debut...terribly hard to choose...hell maybe both should just be on this list)
Univers Zero - Heatwave
Jethro Tull - Thick As A Brick
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I already listed mine but someone mentioned Caravanserai and Voyage of the Acolyte.....both are favorites of mine and wanted to say they are two albums I never tire of hearing.
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As of right now

Can - Tago Mago
Kayo Dot - Dowsing Anemone with Copper Tongue
Sigur Ros - ()
Henry Cow - Western Culture
King Crimson - Lizard
Mike Oldfield - Amarok
Art Zoyd - Haxan
Dom - Edge of Time
Miles Davis - Get Up With It
John Coltrane - Ascension
Mothers of Invention - We're Only In it For the Money
Roy Harper - Stormcock
Walter Wegmuller - Tarot

Its not 10 and its not all prog but its probably fine I wont get arrested or anything.
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