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Never admit that your band is prog – it’s the kiss of death

6 April 2024

9:00 AM

6 April 2024

9:00 AM

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London Coliseum, and touring until 27 June

Liam Gallagher and John Squire

O2 Forum Kentish Town

Sensible prog-rock bands try to ensure no one ever realises they play prog. What happens when you are deemed a prog band is that you are condemned to the margins – little radio airtime, few TV appearances, barely any coverage in the mainstream press – because it has been decided you exist solely for the delectation of a tribe that baffles the rest of the world.

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