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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Balance Of Power - Fresh From The Abyss

Balance Of Power - Fresh From The Abyss

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Seeded: Varg
Type: Music
Year: 2024
Size: 97.56 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: United Kingdom
Style: Progressive Metal (Power Metal)
Ascent - Gamma (Lossless)

Ascent - Gamma (Lossless)

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Seeded: 1Predator1
Type: Music
Year: 2024
Size: 405.86 MB
Format: FLAC
Country: Spain
Style: Progressive Metal (Rock)
Eternal Storm - A Giant Bound to Fall (Lossless)

Eternal Storm - A Giant Bound to Fall (Lossless)

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Seeded: Bonanzo1974
Type: Music
Year: 2024
Size: 476.73 MB
Format: FLAC
Country: Spain
Style: Progressive Metal (Melodic Death Metal)
Exist - Hijacking The Zeitgeist (Lossless)

Exist - Hijacking The Zeitgeist (Lossless)

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Seeded: Madball74
Type: Music
Year: 2024
Size: 268.23 MB
Format: FLAC
Country: USA
Style: Progressive Metal
Pryne - Gargantuan

Pryne - Gargantuan

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Seeded: VOV2010
Type: Music
Year: 2024
Size: 108.34 MB
Format: 320 (VBR spectre)
Country: Austria
Style: Progressive Metal (Power Metal)
Oceans Of Night - Discography (2009 - 2024)

Oceans Of Night - Discography (2009 - 2024)

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Seeded: VOV2010
Type: Music
Size: 537.32 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: USA
Style: Progressive Metal (Progressive Rock)
Leviathan Project - Discography (2021 - 2024)

Leviathan Project - Discography (2021 - 2024)

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Seeded: VOV2010
Type: Music
Size: 527.26 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: USA
Style: Progressive Metal
Âscent - Discography (2017 - 2024)

Âscent - Discography (2017 - 2024)

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Seeded: VOV2010
Type: Music
Size: 520.48 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Spain
Style: Progressive Metal
Oceans of Night - Mindstorm

Oceans of Night - Mindstorm

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Seeded: mrwilhelm
Type: Music
Year: 2024
Size: 142.16 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: USA
Style: Progressive Metal (Progressive Rock)
Leviathan Project - Discography (2021 - 2024) (Lossless)

Leviathan Project - Discography (2021 - 2024) (Lossless)

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Seeded: 1Predator1
Type: Music
Size: 942.71 MB
Format: FLAC
Country: USA
Style: Progressive Metal
Hesken - Architect of Chaos

Hesken - Architect of Chaos

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Seeded: dave77
Type: Music
Year: 2024
Size: 108.13 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Netherlands
Style: Progressive Metal (Progressive Death Metal)
Tad Morose - Discography (1993 - 2022) (Lossless)

Tad Morose - Discography (1993 - 2022) (Lossless)

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Seeded: 1Predator1
Type: Music
Size: 5.12 GB
Format: FLAC
Country: Sweden
Style: Progressive Metal (Heavy Power Metal)
Aidan Black - About Time

Aidan Black - About Time

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Seeded: DarkSun
Type: Music
Year: 2022
Size: 88.70 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Australia
Style: Progressive Metal (Instrumental)
Mind's Mirrors - Forever Is Not Nearly Long Enough

Mind's Mirrors - Forever Is Not Nearly Long Enough

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Seeded: Madball74
Type: Music
Year: 2024
Size: 94.11 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: International
Style: Progressive Metal
Life's Ashes - Unmei (EP) (Upconvert)

Life's Ashes - Unmei (EP) (Upconvert)

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Seeded: DarkSun
Type: Music
Year: 2022
Size: 54.98 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: Brazil
Style: Progressive Metal (Metalcore, Instrumental)
Shadow Limb - Discography (2017 - 2024)

Shadow Limb - Discography (2017 - 2024)

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Seeded: vaniaradi
Type: Music
Size: 344.45 MB
Format: 320 mp3
Country: USA
Style: Progressive Metal (Doom Sludge Metal, Stoner Metal)
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