Prog Rock: Popular Music’s Marmite Genre
Fri 15 October, 2021 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm BST
Please note: you can watch this talk LIVE at Queen Square or online, please select the appropriate tickets when booking.
In this talk, John Sandford will explore the cultural and social issues that influenced the development of Progressive Rock Music in the late 1960s and early 70s and how those same influences ultimately led to its waning popularity. Using musical examples, John will illustrate the close relationship that this genre has with classical music forms and debates what the future holds for progressive rock music.