Five Rush Albums Appear on PROG Magazine's "100 Greatest Prog Albums of All Time" List

The 100 Greatest Prog Albums of All Time
PROG Magazine's August 2014 issue included a compiled list of the 100 Greatest Prog Albums of All Time as voted on by "Thousands of readers and musicians..." While no Rush albums cracked the Top 10 on the list, there were five albums in total from the band's catalog that did appear throughout the list.

Those albums, and their positions, were:
69. Permanent Waves (Rush)
53. A Farewell to Kings (Rush)
23. Hemispheres (Rush)
15. 2112 (Rush)
13. Moving Pictures (Rush)
The albums occupying the Top 3 spots were:
3. Selling England by the Pound (Genesis)
2. In the Court of the Crimson King (King Crimson)
1. Close to the Edge (Yes)
Of all the bands that were represented on the list, only Yes (7), Marillion (6), Pink Floyd (6) and Genesis (6) had more albums.

The entire list, including the comments on the five selected Rush albums, can be viewed online via this LINK.

Comments

  1. I would have included Caress of Steel as well!!!

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  2. I'd include Clockwork Angels for sure. It's a masterpiece.

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