Progressive metal

Progressive metal is a subgenre of heavy metal, which blends the powerful, guitar-driven sound of metal with the complex compositional structures, odd time signatures, and intricate instrumental playing of progressive rock. Progressive metal is guitar-driven and often features varying (and sometimes sudden) changes in time signatures. The genre is also known for lending itself to complex and extended guitar solos. Consequently, progressive metal songs can become relatively long. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Kamelot

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Dream TheaterConcert The Warfield
San Francisco CA, United States
37.782702 -122.410295

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Gothic KnightsConcert
Bergen Performing Arts Center
Englewood, New Jersey, New York, United States
40.895358 -73.97511

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Dream Theater
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Riverside Fox Performing Arts Center
Riverside, Los Angeles, United States
33.983985 -117.375176

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Saturday 19 April 2014
QueensrÿcheConcert Mohegan Sun Wolf Den
Uncasville, CT, United States
41.491398 -72.09236

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Dream Theater
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Orpheum Theatre
Los Angeles CA, United States
34.042853 -118.255524

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Sunday 20 April 2014
Dream TheaterConcert Mesa Arts Center
Mesa, Phoenix AZ, United States
33.414319 -111.830724

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  • Sanity_Theorist

    v All cultures are pretty bad, but I'd rather be around a proggy than a hip hop fan that likes Lil John. Personal preference.

    14 days ago
  • Oates_Moustache

    and let's add "humourless" to that

    15 days ago
  • LAHardwave

    Lighten up Oates. This is a cool genre, snobby fans or not. This track is proggy metallish from a group that is generally more drone/dark electronica: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=784YDbfC2OQ

    last month
  • Oates_Moustache

    prog metal fans tend to be incredibly snobbish, and this is no surprise. however, prog metal fans are actually about 10 times worse than your average common-or-garden snob, because the music they listen to is nowhere near good enough to justify their immense levels of snobbery. prog metal fans naturally feel insecure about this, and so make a habit of listening to 10 minutes of classic FM or half a miles davis album every few months just so that they can tell people that they're "also really into jazz and classical".

    last month
  • Winter_Crescent

    Feel free to check our tunes if you like nevermore

    last month
  • xVictimOfADownx

    Hey I started a new group for music fanatics, the focus is going to be different than the ExMF and the frosty paradigm. It's a bit of an experiment but if a bunch of people get in it could be cool. Join if you are interested. I want this group to become a center for music discussion on Lastfm (even though it's metal centered, other genres are more than welcome to be discussed.) Cheers! http://www.last.fm/group/Unholy+Cult+of+the+Appraised+and+Damned

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  • versionfiv

    that was pretty effeminate, donald.

    last month
  • DonDonald

    @ExtremeSuicide yeah I know hey. I'm also going to stop eating Oranges. I really like them, but someone told me Apples are actually better. So I'll tell my taste buds they're wrong.

    February 2014
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