The Outer Limits: Gary Numan
From underground punk to 80s chart-topping pop star, reviled has-been to highly regarded seminal influence, the electronic pioneer has enjoyed four decades in music. But how prog was he?
What are prog musicians if not sonic pioneers? In which case, Gary Numan is definitely prog. In fact, he’s just received an Innovator In Sound award to confirm his credentials: pushing the boundaries, experimenting with new technology, ploughing his own furrow – these are all in his DNA.