It took me a while to realize that my favorite music genre was best defined as "progressive" (click on the link for a good explanation of what progressive music is). Exploring this genre led me to the discovery of a lot of very obscure, indy prog bands very little people seem to have even heard about!

Here are some of my favorite bands, some of these you may already vaguely know :

For more information about progressive music, and find more bands like this, you can have a look at the Progressive World web site, which has lots of very good reviews. The artist list on also helped me discover some gems. Check out as well.

These next artists don't really qualify as "progressive", but can't be discarded if like me you are interested in technical instrumental guitar music. On the rather mainstream side, I also enjoy : Go back to the Main page