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Marillion takes the long road to ‘Happiness,’ Part 4

Marillion’s Web site (www.marillion.com) emphatically states that the band is not who you think they are.

That seems like an accurate explanatory statement given its media perception. After all, the quintet began life as a neo-progressive band in the early ’80s, morphed into a more atmospheric group by the end of the decade, delved into a wider array of rock sounds by the late ’90s and has since continued mining diverse musical territory.