Procol Harum

Formed 1967.
Procol Harum

Biography

Procol Harum are a British rock band formed in 1967. They contributed to the development of progressive rock, and by extension, symphonic rock. Their best-known recording is their 1967 single "A Whiter Shade of Pale". Although noted for its baroque and classical influence, Procol Harum's music also embraces the blues, R&B and soul. In October 2012, the band was nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but were unsuccessful.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Shine On Brightly

    Shine On Brightly 2009

    Reviewed by Daryl Easlea
    Listen to this and understand why Procol Harum was so feted.
  2. Review of Secrets Of The Hive

    Secrets Of The Hive 2007

    Reviewed by Chris Jones
    Time to trip the light fandango again...