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Your top ten symphonic and Prog rock songs

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by Blazer, May 7, 2005.


  1. Blazer

    Blazer

    Nov 27, 2003
    The Netherlands
    Rogue luthier employed at Knooren Handcrafted bass guitars
    This one is for the musicians among us, let's all name those long epic "Music-for-musicians" songs that you love to hear.

    In random order mine are...

    1. Pink Floyd - Comfortably numb
    2. Focus - House of the king
    3. Genesis - Abacap
    4. Yes - Roundabout.
    5. Focus - Hamburger concerto
    6. Yes - Yours is no disgrace
    7. Pink Floyd - See Emily Play
    8. Genesis - Breakfast is served
    9. Focus - Hocus Pocus
    10. Kayak - Wintertime.
     
  2. Again,
    in no order...


    1. Firth of Fifth - Genesis
    2. Level Five - King Crimson
    3. Awaken - Yes
    4. Tarkus - ELP
    5. Heavy Horses - Jethro Tull
    6. Musical Box - Genesis
    7. And You and I - Yes
    8. Passion Play - Jethro Tull
    9. Starless - King Crimson
    10. Mike Rutherford - At The End of the Day
     
  3. Not to be unkind, but this one has been done - check out the search!
     
  4. Well, it won't hurt to do it again...

    10)The Mars Volta - Cygnus...Vismund Cygnus
    9)Yes - Starship Trooper
    8)The Mars Volta - Cassandra Gemini
    7)Pink Floyd - Atom Heart Mother Suite
    6)The Mars Volta - L'Via L'Viaquez
    5)Yes - Roudabout
    4)Pink Floyd - Echoes
    3)Radiohead - Paranoid Android
    2)The Beatles - A Day In The Life
    1)Pink Floyd - All of Dark Side of the Moon
     
  5. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    Still you turn me on by Emerson Lake and Palmer... THATS IT!
     
  6. Awrighty then....

    1. YYZ - Rush
    2. Paranoid Android - Radiohead
    3. Going for the One - Yes
    4. Antenna - Cave In
    5. Cygnus - Mars Volta
    6. Home By The Sea - Genesis
    7. Brain Damage - Pink Floyd
    8. Red Barchetta - Rush
    9. Metromania - Eloy
    10. Anything else by Rush......
     
  7. Caeros

    Caeros

    Jul 24, 2002
    Branford, CT
    1. King Crimson - Starless
    2. Rush - La Villa Strangiato
    3. Opeth - The Moor
    4. Fates Warning - A Pleasant Shade of Gray/Still Remains (whichever one counts)
    5. Rush - Cygnus X-1
    6. Yes - The Ancient
    7. Porcupine Tree - Trains
    8. The Mars Volta - L'Via L'Viaquez
    9. Yes - Gates of Delerium
    10. King Crimson - Red
     
  8. amused2KAOS

    amused2KAOS

    Apr 22, 2005
    1. yes-gates of delerium
    2. can-halleluwah
    3. tool-third eye
    4. pink floyd-atom heart mother
    5. frank zappa-billy the mountain
    6. frank zappa-king kong
    7. yes-the revealing science of god
    8. genesis-suppers ready
    9. king crimson- red
    10.yes-close to the egde
     
  9. Jherrera

    Jherrera Guest

    Sep 25, 2004
    1. Strictly Genteel
    2. Alien Orifice
    3. Black Napkins
    4. OCLT Medley from the '88 tour
    5. Easy Meat
    6. Keep It Greasy
    7. King Kong
    8. Baby Snakes
    9. Watermelon In Eastern Hay
    10. The Torture Never Stops Medley from the '88 tour

    Yes these are all zappa tunes, but there is nothing wrong with that. Although if you wanted more I would start dipping into King Crimson.
     
  10. SlavaF

    SlavaF

    Jul 31, 2002
    Edmonton AB
    YES! 2 of the best Yes songs in existence :bassist:

    previously mentioned Yes songs
    Yes - And You And I
    Rush - Red Barchetta
    Rush - Hemispheres
    Rush - Natural Science
    PF - Money
    PF - Us And Them
    Dream Theater - A Change Of Seasons
    DT - 6 Degrees of Inner Turbulence (42 minutes long... doesn't get much more prog than that :bag: )