Progressive Metal

Progressive Metal genre was created by combining a progressive rock and heavy metal, as well as the elements of some other musical styles. Progressive Metal have a very difficult performance technique with long guitar and keyboard solos, as well as the overloaded guitar sounds, which was taken from the heavy metal genre. In the creation of the Progressive Metal music most important is rhythmical fast performance and a lot of pace changes. Musicians who are performing music of this genre usually are very professional and all have musical education.

Vocals most of the time are "clean" with elements of brutality, which are changing depending on the influence of other musical genres. Text lyrics are very complex and can touch on the different topics, while making listeners think. Progressive Metal is very hard for an unprepared listener and mostly geared towards specific audience who could really understand and appreciate such music.

Progressive Metal was formed between 60s and 70s under the influence of famous bands such as King Crimson, Yes, Pink Floyd, Cream, Rush, Genesis, however it became a fully grown genre only by the middle of the 80s, with help of Demon, Dream Theater, Fates Warning и Queensryche bands. These bands combined together elements of the progressive rock and heavy metal thus forming the sound of the genre.

In the beginning of the 90s this genre became famous and popular all over the world because of the Queensryche band who could take Progressive Metal on the radio and television. Band opened the genre to the wide audience. And soon other bands started to form, which helped to develop the genre. While experimenting with different techniques and styles they enriched the music with new and unique themes. The most popular bands which are playing Progressive Metal are Magellan, Ayreon, Fates Warning, Mercyful Fate, Watchtower, Royal Hunt, Psychotic Waltz, Symphony X, Тооl, Depressive Age, Mekong Delta, Elegy, Shadow Gallery, Black Symphony, Queensryche, Savatage.

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Soul Secret - Blue Light Cage

Soul Secret - Blue Light Cage

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Seeded: AnDRONik696
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 125.49 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Italy
Style: Progressive Metal
Defecto - Duality

Defecto - Duality

Seeding30 Downloading3 
Seeded: AnDRONik696
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 109.74 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Denmark
Style: Progressive Metal (Heavy Metal)
Devin Townsend - Order Of Magnitude (Empath Live Volume 1)

Devin Townsend - Order Of Magnitude (Empath Live Volume 1)

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Seeded: 13hammer
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 249.97 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: USA
Style: Progressive Metal
Black Fate - Ithaca

Black Fate - Ithaca

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Seeded: Varg
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 122.49 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Greece
Style: Progressive Metal (Power Metal)
Eurhybia - Eurhybia

Eurhybia - Eurhybia

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Seeded: fleitte
Type: Music
Year: 1990
Size: 104.30 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: France
Style: Progressive Metal
Breatharian - Into the Woods

Breatharian - Into the Woods

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Seeded: Mpampisg7
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 124.03 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Russia
Style: Progressive Metal (Stoner Metal, Psychedelic Rock)
Invisible Fortress - Sojourner

Invisible Fortress - Sojourner

Seeding44 Downloading1 
Seeded: Varg
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 82.42 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Style: Progressive Metal (Power Metal)
James Norbert Ivanyi - Discography (2013-2020)

James Norbert Ivanyi - Discography (2013-2020)

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Seeded: Канцуров
Type: Music
Size: 304.39 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Australia
Style: Progressive Metal (Guitar Instrumental)
Seasons Of The Wolf - Discography (1996 - 2018)

Seasons Of The Wolf - Discography (1996 - 2018)

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Seeded: Mpampisg7
Type: Music
Size: 865.41 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: USA
Style: Progressive Metal (Heavy Metal)
Ricochet - Pieces of the Ricochet

Ricochet - Pieces of the Ricochet

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Seeded: Mpampisg7
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 135.50 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Germany
Style: Progressive Metal (Progressive Rock)
Marty Friedman - Tokyo Jukebox 3

Marty Friedman - Tokyo Jukebox 3

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Seeded: Varg
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 121.15 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: USA
Style: Progressive Metal (Guitar Instrumental)
Shadowkiller - We Stand Unbroken (Compilation)

Shadowkiller - We Stand Unbroken (Compilation)

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Seeded: monstryu
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 175.15 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: USA
Style: Progressive Metal (Power Metal)
Orpheo - Echoes

Orpheo - Echoes

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Seeded: LaplaceCR
Type: Music
Year: 2005
Size: 129.52 MB
Format: 256 mp3
Country: Netherlands
Style: Progressive Metal
Dancing Sun - Heart Tales

Dancing Sun - Heart Tales

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Seeded: Metal Master
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 82.30 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Austria
Style: Progressive Metal (Progressive Rock, Experimental Metal)
Chaosbay - Asylum

Chaosbay - Asylum

Seeding24 Downloading0 
Seeded: Metal Master
Type: Music
Year: 2020
Size: 94.84 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Germany
Style: Progressive Metal
Feedback - A Moment of Transition

Feedback - A Moment of Transition

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Seeded: fleitte
Type: Music
Year: 2009
Size: 59.80 MB
Format: 128 mp3
Style: Progressive Metal
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