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List of the best progressive rock Christmas albums, ranked best to worst. For some rockers out there, progressive rock Christmas albums capture the essence of the holiday spirit, even if the music isn't quite what you'd expect to hear around holiday time. Some of the biggest bands and artists of the genre have released holiday songs that were much better than the traditional songs that flooded airwaves, allowing for the popularity of progressive rock songs, which are among the most requested during the holiday season.

The albums featured on this list are some of the most well known and popular titles of that genre, and likely introduced an entirely new audience to holiday and Christmas music. These are some of the most popular Christmas songs of all time and some of the greatest jingles in the history of music.

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The Jethro Tull Christmas Albu... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

The Best Rock Christmas Albums The Greatest American Rock Bands

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Merry Axemas, Volume 2: More G... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas Eve and Other Storie... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
Christmas Eve and Other Stories Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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Swiss Choir is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
Chris Squire's Swiss Choir Chris Squire - Holiday release from Yes bassist Chris Squire with former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett and the English Baroque Choir. This release is a collection of Baroque Christmas Carols but also includes the 1981 hit 'Run With The Fox', ...

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The Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
The Christmas Album Keith Emerson

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3 Ships is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
3 Ships Jon Anderson

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The Lost Christmas Eve is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
The Lost Christmas Eve Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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The Christmas Attic is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
The Christmas Attic Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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Christmas 2005: Merry Xmas to ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Night Castle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
Night Castle Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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Christmas Variations is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
Christmas Variations Rick Wakeman

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Christmas 1999: marillion.chri... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Yule Ritual is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas 2000: A Piss-Up in a... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Beethoven's Last Night is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
Beethoven's Last Night Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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Say Cheese! Christmas With Mar... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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A Guitar Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas in the Heart is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums