Fans of neo-progressive rock, what do you think of the bands Neo-Prophet and Saris?

Neo-Prophet and Saris are two neo-progressive rock bands that I've recently uploaded to my YouTube Channel, EnigmaticSheep. http://www.youtube.com/user/EnigmaticSheep?feature=mhee I uploaded Neo-Prophet's debut and only album, "Monsters", which was released in 2009. I thought the album was... show more Neo-Prophet and Saris are two neo-progressive rock bands that I've recently uploaded to my YouTube Channel, EnigmaticSheep.
http://www.youtube.com/user/EnigmaticShe...

I uploaded Neo-Prophet's debut and only album, "Monsters", which was released in 2009. I thought the album was pretty cool, and it didn't appear anywhere on YouTube (for me, at least, and I don't search very thoroughly), so I decided to upload it!
And for Saris, I believe they had one album released before the one I uploaded - their sophomore release - entitled "Curse of Time", also released in 2009, 16 years after their debut album. Quite a reawakening, it's a fascinating album.

However, I wouldn't rate either of the two bands anywhere above average, but nonetheless they are enjoyable. So, let's get onto samples.

Neo-Prophet!
"(March of the) Boneless" - Neo-Prophet [7:19]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OvHw20K6l...
"911 Pianoid" - Neo-Prophet [5:50]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dtCMVr4lS...

Saris!
"Miracles" - Saris [17:14]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ND-_ul7Fiw&feature=channel_video_title
"The Curse" - Saris [6:57]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLmWO-hx3e0&feature=channel_video_title

MQ: Opinion of Neo-Prophet and Saris, after hearing the samples above, or if you've previously heard their music?
MQ2: Rate each song, if you gave them each a listen.
MQ3: Are these bands' influences apparent, or do they disguise them well in a new, original sound?

BQ: Have you previously heard of any of the two bands above? (I'm going for "uploading unknown bands", so.. yeah.)
BQ2: What did the orange say to the banana?
BQ3: Do you believe that toys come alive ("animate" themselves) when we leave the room?


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