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Progressive Rock The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums  

Christmas Music
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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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Swiss Choir is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
BillFoss added 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', which is not available elsewhere. Often haunting but always inspiring, this is a unique Christmas CD that will appeal to all.       

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The Jethro Tull Christmas Albu... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Merry Axemas, Volume 2: More G... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas Eve and Other Storie... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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

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

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

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

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Christmas 2000: A Piss-Up in a... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas 2005: Merry Xmas to ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Night Castle is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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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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Beethoven's Last Night is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
Trans-Siberian Orchestra

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Yule Ritual is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas Variations is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
Rick Wakeman

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August Burns Red Presents: Sle... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums
Brad Graber added August Burns Red

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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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Say Cheese! Christmas With Mar... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas in the Heart is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Progressive Rock Christmas Albums