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Looking for Prog Metal bands with big band instruments

Give Gentle Giant a listen. They use brass, and they're about as Proggy as Prog and Prog. Early Chicago is considered Prog, and they had a full horn section. Weather Report might work for you as ...
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Looking for Prog Metal bands with big band instruments

If you are happy going back in time you might like Jethro Tull. They had their prog rock period in the 1970's. Then they went more mainstream. So albums like Aqualung [1971] or Thick as a Brick [1972] ...
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Dream Theater - Through Her Eyes (live): What does James LaBrie say before the song starts?

Theresa Thomason, folks, on vocals!
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Looking for Prog Metal bands with big band instruments

It depends on how prog you want your prog rock, but some groups that come to mind that have at least some music in this wheelhouse are: Oingo Boingo - I have a feeling this group may have been a ...
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Was Mary a prostitute in Queensrÿche's "Operation: Mindcrime"?

We are first introduced to Mary in Track 06: Spreading the Disease. The lyrics of this track identify a new character "she", with a backstory as a sex worker: She always brings me what I ...
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