Agora Forte is a progressive rock/metal band formed in 2010 in Minneapolis, MN. The band’s lineup is comprised of musicians with the shared interest of composing, producing and performing original songs, often challenging and unconventional. Inspired by timeless acts like Pink Floyd, Rush, and King Crimson, Agora Forte builds on a classic rock foundation to create a modern sound that appeals to fans of both rock and heavy metal.
Since its formation, Agora Forte has set to work writing and producing a catalog of truly original material. Their debut album, Monuments (2011), showcased their strength for versatility and composition. Their sophomore album, Contagious (2014), confirms Agora Forte's place in the progressive arena and highlights the band's creativity through lyrical narratives and bridging themes. Agora Forte is enjoying the exciting challenges as they strive to be not just a progressive rock band, but an ambassador for an often overlooked, mysterious, and misunderstood genre of music.