The perfect Father’s Day gift: a Prog Rock compilation

Nothing says "I Love You Dad" more than a 2 CD compilation featuring the vintage sounds of Genesis, ELP, Rush, Yes, Jethro Tull and more. That’s right Classic Rock magazine has put together an impressive array of prog rock talent onto 2 CDs called Prog Rock. Check out this track list:



1. Genesis- Carpet Crawlers
2. Jethro Tull – Sweet Dream
3. Van Der Graaf Generator – Killer
4. Focus – Syliva
5. Curved Air – Backstreet Luv
6. Steve Hackett – Firth Of Fifth
7. Manfred Mann – Solar Fire
8. Greenslade – Bedtime Manners Are Extra
9. Procol Harum – A Salty Dog
10. Rare Bird – Sympathy
11. Renaissance – Northern Lights
12. Family – Burlesque
13. Colosseum – Those About To Die
14. Marillion – Forgotten Sons



1. Yes – Yours Is No Disgrace
2. Emerson, Lake & Palmer – Lucky Man
3. The Nice – America
4. Barclay James Harvest – Child Of The Universe
5. Rush – The Spirit Of Radio
6. Blue ?yster Cult – (Don’t Fear) The Reaper
7. Traffic – Hole In My Shoe
8. Spirit – Fresh Garbage
9. Argent – Hold Your Head Up
10. Atomic Rooster – Tomorrow Night
11. IQ – Erosion
12. Twelfth Night – Love Song
13. Caravan – For Richard

And if that doesn’t get the old man rummaging through the attic for his old concert flask and roach clip collection then you might want to tell him that the original line up of Genesis might be touring in 2008! Prog rock rules!


1 Comment

  1. For the love of God no please don’t let Genesis return! I can’t stand them! Yes, of what I’ve heard, are quite good though. Coheed and Cambria should have been on their. 21st century emo sci-fi prog at it’s finest!

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