Progressive Rock Australian Progressive Rock Bands List

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List of Australian Progressive rock bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as Progressive rock solo artists from Australia are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Australian music that you've never heard before. The Progressive rock bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Australia. If you think the best Australian Progressive rock band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

List ranges from Silverchair to Midnight Oil, plus much more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular Progressive rock bands from Australia?" and "Which Progressive rock bands started in Australia?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Silverchair is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Synthpop, Grunge, Pop rock

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Midnight Oil is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Rock music, Alternative rock, Progressive rock

3
Pendulum is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Darkcore, Rock music, Electronic music

4
Alchemist is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Progressive metal, Heavy metal, Progressive rock

5
Maurice Gibb is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul

6
The Church is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Jangle pop, New Wave, Rock music

7
Taxiride is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Pub rock, Garage rock, Acoustic music

8
The Eternal is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Doom metal, Gothic rock, Gothic metal

9
Buffalo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Heavy metal, Acid rock, Progressive rock

10
Jason De Ron is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Doom metal, Christian music, Progressive metal

11
Spectrum is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Progressive rock

12
Chris Frangou is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Grunk, Rock music, Dance music

13
The Sleepy Jackson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Power pop, Alternative rock, Progressive rock

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Jackson Jackson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Hip hop music, Psychobilly, Afrobeat

15
Madder Lake is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Rock music, Progressive rock, Psychedelic rock

16
Karnivool is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Nu metal, Progressive metal, New Prog

17
Luke Gower is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Rock music, Progressive rock

18
Brett Garsed is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Glam metal, Progressive metal, Instrumental rock

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Chris Frangou's Sound Theory is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Grunk, Jazz fusion, Jazz

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Mondo Rock is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Rock music, Rock and roll, Progressive rock

21
Junto is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Rock music, Progressive rock

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Sleep Parade is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Alternative rock, Progressive rock

23
Cog is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Rock music, Heavy metal, Alternative rock

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Dead Letter Circus is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Electronic music, Post-grunge, Alternative rock

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Heavy Weight Champ is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Australian Progressive Rock Bands List
Heavy Weight Champ Heavy metal, Progressive rock, Hard rock