In addition to being Halloween, today is Reformation Sunday, and so this is perhaps the one day of the year when I have an excuse to share some Reformation music. Not music from the Reformation, but something both dated and up-to-date. The story of the Reformation explored through the genre of progressive rock.
To fans of progressive rock, the name Neal Morse is probably familiar. He was the frontman and a founding member of Spock’s Beard. Lately he has been writing and performing Christian music in the progressive rock genre, and one of his albums, Sola Scriptura, is focused on the story of Luther and the Protestant Reformation.
Here’s a sample: