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Neo-progressive rock artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good neo-progressive rock bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top neo-progressive rock bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Neo-progressive rock groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all neo-progressive rock bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest neo-progressive rock bands of all time, since the most famous neo-progressive rock artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best neo-progressive rock music.

You can click on the neo-progressive rock band names to see more information about that particular notable neo-progressive rock group. If they're near the top of the best neo-progressive rock artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top neo-progressive rock bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the neo-progressive rock band names themselves.

List features AFI, Marillion and more artists. Downvote the worst ones and upvote the best ones to see only the greatest artists at the top of this list. The most fun part of this is deciding to vote on artists like Thomas DeLonge and David Kennedy.

All important, significant and iconic names in neo-progressive rock music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new neo-progressive rock bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of neo-progressive rock, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into neo-progressive rock music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good neo-progressive rock bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent neo-progressive rock bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best neo-progressive rock bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest neo-progressive rock musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular neo-progressive rock bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Marillion is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Marillion Neo-progressive rock, Acoustic music, Pop rock

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Porcupine Tree is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Porcupine Tree Progressive metal, Space rock, Britpop

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IQ is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
IQ Neo-progressive rock, Progressive metal, Progressive rock

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Steven Wilson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Steven Wilson Krautrock, Industrial rock, Electronic music

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Pendragon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Pendragon Neo-progressive rock, Progressive rock

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Spock's Beard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Spock's Beard Neo-progressive rock, Progressive metal, Rock music

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Arena is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Arena Neo-progressive rock

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Big Big Train is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Big Big Train New Prog, Progressive rock, Post-rock

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Transatlantic is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Transatlantic Progressive metal, Progressive rock, Symphonic rock

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The Flower Kings is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added The Flower Kings Progressive rock

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Saga is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Saga Adult contemporary music, New Wave, Rock music

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Dream Theater is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Dream Theater Progressive metal, Rock music, Heavy metal

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Änglagård is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Änglagård Progressive rock

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Pallas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Pallas Neo-progressive rock, Progressive rock

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Sylvan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Sylvan Pop rock, Progressive rock, Symphonic rock

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The Enid is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added The Enid Rock music, Progressive rock, Symphonic rock

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Gazpacho is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Gazpacho New Wave, New Prog, Soft rock

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Frost is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Frost Neo-progressive rock, Progressive rock

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Coheed and Cambria is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Coheed and Cambria Pop punk, Progressive metal, Rock music

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Violent Silence is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
schlurp added Violent Silence Thrash metal, Progressive rock, Art rock

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Echolyn is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Echolyn Progressive rock

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Satellite is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands

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Toto is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Toto Melodic Rock, Neo-progressive rock, Pop music

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It Bites is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added It Bites Pop rock, Progressive rock, Art rock

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Knight Area is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Knight Area Neo-progressive rock

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Pure Reason Revolution is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Pure Reason Revolution Electronic music, New Prog, Alternative rock

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Jadis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Jadis Progressive rock

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Circa Survive is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Circa Survive Neo-progressive rock, Rock music, Emo

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Enchant is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Enchant Neo-progressive rock, Progressive metal, Progressive rock

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Umphrey’s McGee is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Umphrey’s McGee Rock music, Jam band, Progressive rock

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Bozzio Levin Stevens is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Bozzio Levin Stevens Rock music, Progressive rock

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Radiohead is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
John Kurt added Radiohead Rock music, Electronic music, New Prog

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Muse is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Muse Space rock, Rock music, Electronic music

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Twelfth Night is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Twelfth Night Neo-progressive rock, Progressive rock

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Quidam is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Quidam Progressive rock

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England is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added England

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Ark is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Ark Progressive rock, Hard rock

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La Locanda delle Fate is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added La Locanda delle Fate Progressive rock

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Djam Karet is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Djam Karet Rock music, Progressive rock

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Edison's Children is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Edison's Children Neo-progressive rock, Acoustic music, Alternative rock

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Matt Stevens added The Fierce & The Dead

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Matt Stevens added The Fierce and the Dead Progressive Rock, Post Rock, Instrumental Rock

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Kasabian is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Kasabian Neo-progressive rock, Space rock, Rock music

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Haze is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Haze Progressive rock

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Kino is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
Kino Neo-progressive rock, Pop rock, Progressive rock

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Gandalf's Fist is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Gandalf's Fist

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Anyone's Daughter is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Anyone's Daughter Rock music, Progressive rock

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Sky is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Sky Classical music, Soft rock, Jazz

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Il Castello di Atlante is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Il Castello di Atlante Progressive rock

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Abel Ganz is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Neo-progressive Rock Bands
passionsears added Abel Ganz