The Outer Limits: City Boy
Inspired by prog legends, they released genre-hopping albums and enjoyed a Top 10 hit, yet that didn’t stop the band from falling into obscurity. But how prog were City Boy?
Back in the days when the format still mattered, success in the singles market was a near-priceless commodity. A surprise hit and an appearance on Top Of The Pops could be relied upon to add a zero or two to the sales figures of a rock group. The flipside, of course, was that such exposure was equally likely to tarnish their credibility.