Progressive Rock timeline

  • Rush release Signals

    Signals is the ninth studio album by the Canadian rock band Rush, released September 9, 1982. Signals was the follow-up to the successful Moving... Read more

  • Pink Floyd releases The Final Cut

    The Final Cut is a concept album written by Roger Waters, performed by Pink Floyd and recorded at studios around the United Kingdom from July to... Read more

  • Yes release 90125

    90125 is the eleventh album by progressive rock group Yes, released in 1983. It was the first album since the breakup of Yes in 1980. It is also... Read more

  • Steve Vai Releases "Flex-Able Leftovers"

    Flex-Able Leftovers was a limited edition 10" vinyl EP by American composer and guitarist, Steve Vai. It was recorded from 1982 to 1984, and... Read more

  • Steve Vai Releases "Flex-Able"

    Flex-Able is an album by Steve Vai. This was his first as a solo artist, and was created in Stucco Blue, a shed converted into a studio in Vai's... Read more

  • Rush release Grace Under Pressure

    Grace Under Pressure is the tenth studio album by the Canadian rock band Rush, released in 1984. A symbol for the album is the letter "p" above a... Read more

  • Rush release Power Windows

    Power Windows is the 11th studio album by Canadian rock band Rush, released in 1985. The album was recorded at The Manor in England, Air Studios in... Read more

  • Pink Floyd releases A Momentary Lapse of Reason

    A Momentary Lapse of Reason is a studio album by Pink Floyd released by EMI Records on 8 September 1987, in the United Kingdom and the following... Read more

  • Rush release Hold Your Fire

    Hold Your Fire is the 12th studio album by the Canadian rock band Rush, released in the fall of 1987. The album was recorded at The Manor Studio in... Read more

  • Yes release Big Generator

    Big Generator is the twelfth studio album by progressive rock band Yes. It was released in 1987 on Atlantic Records' Atco subsidiary label (Yes'... Read more

  • Rush release A Show of Hands

    A Show of Hands is a live album by Canadian rock band Rush, released in 1989. The band released a video of the same name, originally on VHS and... Read more

  • Yes release Union

    Union is the fourteenth studio album by British progressive rock band Yes, released in 1991. It was intended as a union of Yes (Chris Squire,... Read more

  • Tool release Opiate

    Opiate is an EP by American progressive metal band Tool. Released in 1992, it was the result of some two years of the band playing together after... Read more

  • Tool release Undertow

    Undertow is the debut full-length album by American progressive metal band Tool, released in 1993. At the time, grunge was at the height of its... Read more

  • Steve Vai Releases "Sex & Religion"

    Sex and Religion is a Steve Vai album presented under the name of simply "Vai" and before then "Light Without Heat" but had to be changed due to... Read more

  • Yes release Talk

    Talk is the fifteenth studio album by progressive rock band Yes and was released in 1994. Their first release with an independent label after... Read more

  • Pink Floyd releases The Division Bell

    The Division Bell is the final studio album by Pink Floyd, released in 1994 (30 March on EMI in the United Kingdom and 5 April on Columbia in the... Read more

  • Steve Vai Releases "Fire Garden"

    Fire Garden is a 1996 album from guitarist Steve Vai. This is his fourth solo album, as Alien Love Secrets is an EP. Fire Garden is divided into... Read more

  • Tool release Ænima

    Ænima (pronounced /ˈɒnɪmə/) is the second studio album by American progressive metal band Tool. The album was released on September 17, 1996 in... Read more

  • Yes release Keys to Ascension

    Keys to Ascension is a double album by the British progressive rock group Yes and was released in 1996. The last time Jon Anderson, Chris Squire,... Read more

  • Yes release Keys to Ascension 2

    Keys to Ascension 2 is a double album by the British progressive rock group Yes and was released in 1997. It is the successor to the critically... Read more

  • Yes release Open Your Eyes

    Open Your Eyes is the eighteenth album by progressive rock band Yes and was released in 1997. The follow-up to the twin projects Keys to Ascension... Read more

  • Yes release The Ladder

    The Ladder is the nineteenth album by progressive rock band Yes and was released in 1999. The follow-up to 1997's tepidly-received Open Your Eyes,... Read more

  • Steve Vai Releases "The Seventh Song"

    The Seventh Song is a 2000 album by guitarist Steve Vai. It is his first compilation album, but unlike a standard "greatest hits" or "best of"... Read more

  • Tool release Salival

    Salival is a limited edition box set in CD/VHS and CD/DVD formats released in 2000 by Tool. It includes a 56-page book of photos and stills from... Read more