100 Greatest ‘Female Artists’ Albums

 1. Blue – Joni Mitchell
2. Lady Soul – Aretha Franklin
3. Pearl – Janis Joplin
4. Tapestry – Carole King
5. Horses – Patti Smith
6. I Never Loved A Man the Way I Love You – Aretha Franklin
7. Court & Spark – Joni Mitchell
8. Dusty In Memphis – Dusty Springfield
9. Pretenders – The Pretenders
10. Rumours – Fleetwood Mac
11. Rickie Lee Jones – Rickie Lee Jones
12. Pieces of the Sky – Emmylou Harris
13. At Last – Etta James
14. Like A Prayer – Madonna
15. Tracy Chapman – Tracy Chapman
16. Diamonds & Rust – Joan Baez
17. The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill – Lauryn Hill
18. Exile In Guyville – Liz Phair
19. Cheap Thrills – Big Brother & the Holding Company (Janis Joplin)
20. Eli & the Thirteenth Confession – Laura Nyro
21. Heart Like A Wheel – Linda Ronstadt
22. Debut – Bjork
23. Parellel Lines – Blondie
24. Daydream – Mariah Carey
25. Hounds of Love – Kate Bush
26. Car Wheels on A Gravel Road – Lucinda Williams
27. Little Earthquakes – Tori Amos
28. Supa Dupa Fly – Missy Elliott
29. Wrecking Ball – Emmylou Harris
30. Los Angeles – X
31. Ladies of the Canyon – Joni Mitchell
32. Dreamboat Annie – Heart
33. Aretha Now – Aretha Franklin
34. It’s My Way – Buffy Saint-Marie
35. Chelsea Girl – Nico
36. Learning to Crawl – The Pretenders
37. Dummy – Portishead (Beth Gibbons)
38. Imagination – Gladys Knight & the Pips
39. All Hail the Queen – Queen Latifah
40. Nick of Time – Bonnie Raitt
41. Sweet Dreams Are Made of This – Eurythmics
42. Madonna – Madonna
43. Joan Armatrading – Joan Armatrading
44. For the Roses – Joni Mitchell
45. Rhythm Nation 1814 – Janet Jackson
46. Blondie – Blondie
47. Give It Up – Bonnie Raitt
48. Young, Gifted, & Black – Aretha Franklin
49. Private Dancer – Tina Turner
50. Dry – PJ Harvey
51. Sheryl Crow – Sheryl Crow
52. Jagged Little Pill – Alanis Morrisette
53. Hear A Symphony – The Supremes
54. Whats the 411 – Mary J. Blige
55. CrazySexyCool – TLC
56. First Take – Roberta Flack
57. From A Whisper to A Scream – Esther Phillips
58. Blacks Magic – Salt-N-Pepa
59. Homogenic – Bjork
60. The Hissing of Summer Lawns – Joni Mitchell
61. I Feel For You – Chaka Khan
62. Album – Joan Jett
63. Melissa Etheridge – Melissa Etheridge
64. Fumbling Towards Ecstasy – Sarah McLachlan
65. Lavern Baker – Lavern Baker
66. Luck of the Draw – Bonnie Raitt
67. Ani DiFranco – Ani DiFranco
68. Bad Girls – Donna Summer
69. In My Life – Judy Collins
70. Like A Virgin – Madonna
71. Whitney Houston – Whitney Houston
72. The Queen Alone – Carla Thomas
73. Dance Party – Martha & the Vandellas
74. Simple Dreams – Linda Ronstadt
75. Diana Ross – Diana Ross
76. No Secrets – Carly Simon
77. Workin’ Together – Ike & Tina Turner
78. Arrival – ABBA
79. Lovers Speak – Joan Armatrading
80. Butterfly – Mariah Carey
81. One Day At A Time – Joan Baez
82. Control – Janet Jackson
83. Clouds – Joni Mitchell
84. Kaleidoscope – Siouxsie Sioux & the Banshees
85. Rapture – Anita Baker
86. The Marvelettes – The Marvelettes
87. Crimes of Passion – Pat Benatar
88. Luxury Liner – Emmylou Harris
89. New York Tendaberry – Laura Nyro
90. Under the Pink – Tori Amos
91. Touch – Eurythmics
92. Straight From the Heart – Ann Peebles
93. Me Myself I – Joan Armatrading
94. Love Deluxe – Sade
95. The End – Nico
96. Bella Donna – Stevie Nicks
97. Baduizm – Erykah Badu
98. Beauty & the Beat – The Go-Go’s
99. True Blue – Madonna
100. Gypsys, Tramps, & Thieves – Cher

Criteria: – Albums were chosen on thier impact, influence, initial and lasting popularity, and
a number of smaller criteria. This list does not include “Live” or “Greatest Hits” albums.
An album was excluded if the female(s) did not dominate the album the vocally. (60%+)

100 Greatest Rock Debut Albums

  1. Are You Experienced? (1967) – (Jimi Hendrix Experience)
2. Led Zeppelin (1969) – (Led Zeppelin)
3. The Doors (1967) – (Doors)
4. Ten (1991) – (Pearl Jam)
5. Appetite For Destruction (1987) – (Guns N’ Roses)
6. My Aim Is True (1977) – (Elvis Costello)
7. Mr. Tambourine Man (1965) – (Byrds)
8. The Velvet Underground & Nico (1967) – (Velvet Underground)
9. Van Halen (1978) – (Van Halen)
10. Run-D.M.C. (1984) – (Run-D.M.C.)
11. Boston (1976) – (Boston)
12. Black Sabbath (1970) – (Black Sabbath)
13. Music From Big Pink (1968) – (The Band)
14. Please Please Me (1963) – (The Beatles)
15. Ramones (1976) – (Ramones)
16. Kick Out The Jams (1969) – (MC5)
17. Fresh Cream (1966) – (Cream)
18. Elvis Presley (1956) – (Elvis Presley)
19. Chicago Transit Authority (1969) – (Chicago)
20. Kill ‘Em All (1983) – (Metallica)
21. In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) – (King Crimson)
22. Mr. Fantasy (1967) – (Traffic)
23. Buffalo Springfield (1966) – (Buffalo Springfield)
24. Vincebus Eruptum (1968) – (Blue Cheer)
25. Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s The Sex Pistols (1977) – (Sex Pistols)
26. Dire Straits (1978) – (Dire Straits)
27. The Stooges (1969) – (Stooges)
28. The Pretenders (1980) – (Pretenders)
29. Piper At The Gates Of Dawn (1967) – (Pink Floyd)
30. Santana (1969) – (Santana)
31. The Cars (1978) – (Cars)
32. Freak Out (1966) – (Mothers Of Invention)
33. Aerosmith (1973) – (Aerosmith)
34. Can’t Buy A Thrill (1972) – (Steely Dan)
35. The Who Sings My Generation (1965) – (The Who)
36. Rolling Stones (1964) – (Rolling Stones)
37. Boy (1980) – (U2)
38. The B-52s (1979) – (B-52s)
39. Bluejean Bop (1956) – (Gene Vincent & the Blue Caps)
40. The Chirping Crickets (1957) – (Buddy Holly & the Crickets)
41. The Clash (1977) – (Clash)
42. Licensed To Ill (1986) – (Beastie Boys)
43. Texas Flood (1983) – (Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble)
44. Psychocandy (1985) – (The Jesus & Mary Chain)
45. If You Can Believe Your Eyes and Ears (1966) – (Mamas & Papas)
46. Look Sharp! (1979) – (Joe Jackson)
47. Horses (1975) – (Patti Smith Group)
48. Creedence Clearwater Revival (1968) – (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
49. The Monkees (1966) – (Monkees)
50. Dreamboat Annie (1976) – (Heart)
51. Emerson, Lake & Palmer (1970) – (Emerson, Lake & Palmer)
52. Beauty And The Beat (1981) – (Go-Go’s)
53. New York Dolls (1973) – (New York Dolls)
54. Outlandos d’Amour (1978) – (Police)
55. Peter, Paul and Mary (1962) – (Peter, Paul & Mary)
56. The Smiths (1984) – (Smiths)
57. Truth (1968) – (Jeff Beck Group)
58. Eagles (1972) – (Eagles)
59. Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers (1976) – (Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers)
60. Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J. (1973) – (Bruce Springsteen)
61. Steppenwolf (1968) – (Steppenwolf)
62. Procol Harum (1967) – (Procol Harum)
63. Rage Against The Machine (1992) – (Rage Against The Machine)
64. Foreigner (1977) – (Foreigner)
65. Diana Ross Presents The Jackson 5 (1969) – (Jackson 5)
66. Radio (1985) – (LL Cool J)
67. The Animals (1964) – (Animals)
68. Queen (1973) – (Queen)
69. Green Onions (1962) – (Booker T. & The MG’s)
70. The Stone Roses (1989) – (The Stone Roses)
71. Marquee Moon (1977) – (Television)
72. Closing Time (1973) – (Tom Waits)
73. KISS (1974) – (KISS)
74. Yo! Bum Rush The Show (1987) – (Public Enemy)
75. The Meters (1969) – (Meters)
76. Iron Maiden (1980) – (Iron Maiden)
77. Big Brother & The Holding Company (1967) – (Big Brother & the Holding Company)
78. Funkadelic (1970) – (Funkadelic)
79. Tubular Bells (1973) – (Mike Oldfield)
80. In The Heat Of The Night (1979) – (Pat Benatar)
81. Get The Knack (1979) – (The Knack)
82. Pronounced Leh-Nerd Skin-Nerd (1973) – (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
83. 3 Feet High And Rising (1989) – (De La Soul)
84. Pretty Hate Machine (1989) – (Nine Inch Nails)
85. The Modern Lovers (1977) – (Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers)
86. Love (1966) – (Love)
87. Vanilla Fudge (1967) – (Vanilla Fudge)
88. # 1 Record (1972) – (Big Star)
89. Shake Your Money Maker (1990) – (Black Crowes)
90. Roxy Music (1972) – (Roxy Music)
91. Talking Heads: 77 (1977) – (Talking Heads)
92. The Young Rascals (1966) – (Young Rascals)
93. With A Little Help From My Friends (1969) – (Joe Cocker)
94. Entertainment (1979) – (Gang Of Four)
95. Child Is Father to the Man (1968) – (Blood, Sweat & Tears)
96. Unknown Pleasures (1979) – (Joy Division)
97. Definitely Maybe (1994) – (Oasis)
98. Get It While You Can (1966) – (Howard Tate)
99. George Thorogood & The Destroyers (1977) – (George Thorogood & The Destroyers)
100. Stray Cats (1981) – (Stray Cats)

Criteria: – These debut albums were chosen and ranked based upon their initial and lasting popularity
and their impact and influence on rock ‘n’ roll and its related genres. Also considered is whether or not
any songs on the album were previously available for some time as singles before the album was released.

100 Greatest Forgotten Albums

1. Frisco Mabel Joy – Mickey Newbury
2. Gilded Palace of Sin – The Flying Burrito Brothers
3. Village Green Preservation Society – The Kinks
4. White Light/White Heat – Velvet Underground
5. Something/Anything – Todd Rundgren
6. Killer – Alice Cooper
7. We’re Only In It For The Money – Mothers of Invention
8. Dixie Chicken – Little Feat
9. Spirit – Spirit
10. Chicken Skin Music – Ry Cooder
11. Odyssey & Oracle – The Zombies
12. A New Flame – Simply Red
13. Electric Warrior – T-Rex
14. Moby Grape – Moby Grape
15. A Wizard, A True Star – Todd Rundgren
16. Lost In The Ozone – Commander Cody
17. Tea For The Tillerman – Cat Stevens
18. Message From The Country – The Move
19. Argus – Wishbone Ash
20. The Captain and Me – The Doobie Brothers
21. Sunburst Finish – Be Bop Deluxe
22. Grooves in Orbit – NRBQ
23. Musta Notta Gotta Lotta – Joe Ely
24. Marshall Crenshaw – Marshall Crenshaw
25. Warren Zevon – Warren Zevon
26. John Barleycorn Must Die – Traffic
27. All The Young Dudes – Mott The Hoople
28. El Rayo-X – David Lindley
29. John Prine – John Prine
30. Emitt Rhoads – Emitt Rhoads
31. Buffalo Springfield Again – Buffalo Springfield
32. The Notorious Byrd Brothers – Byrds
33. Bring The Family – John Hiatt
34. I Feel Like I’m Fixin’ To Die – Country Joe & The Fish
35. Living With The Animals – by Mother Earth
36. Seconds of Pleasure – Rockpile
37. Liege & Lief – Fairport Convention
38. Mad Dogs & Englishmen – Joe Cocker
39. Fear of Music – Talking Heads
40. Third Down, 110 To Go – Jesse Winchester
41. Cricklewood Green – Ten Years After
42. Nightingales & Bombers – Manfred Mann’s Earth Band
43. SF Sorrow – The Pretty Things
44. Balaklava – Pearls Before Swine
45. The United States of America – The United States of America
46. Marquee Moon – Television
47. Teaser – Tommy Bolin
48. 12 Dreams of Dr. Sardonicus – Spirit
49. Ghosts Upon The Road – Eric Andersen
50. The Hangman’s Beautiful Daughter – Incredible String Band
51. Pirates – Rickie Lee Jones
52. Gaucho – Steely Dan
53. Crazy Horse – Crazy Horse
54. Dancing in The Dragon’s Jaws – Bruce Cockburn
55. #1 Record – Big Star
56. The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys – Traffic
57. By The Light of The Moon – Los Lobos
58. Who Came First – Pete Townshend
59. Winning – Russ Ballard
60. Rides Again – The James Gang
61. Pure Pop For Now People – Nick Lowe
62. Outlaws – Outlaws
63. Steven Stills – Steven Stills
64. Once Upon a Time – Simple Minds
65. Songs of Love & Hate – Leonard Cohen
66. Rock and Roll Animal – Lou Reed
67. Good Old Boys – Randy Newman
68. Kimono My House – Sparks
69. Rickie Lee Jones – Rickie Lee Jones
70. Argybargy – Squeeze
71. New Riders of The Purple Sage – New Riders of The Purple Sage
72. Gorilla – Bonzo Dog Band
73. Do You Believe In Magic – Lovin’ Spoonful
74. Tres Hombres – ZZ Top
75. Nighthawks at The Diner – Tom Waits
76. McCartney – Paul McCartney
77. Montrose – Montrose
78. Ogden’s Nut Gone Flake – The Small Faces
79. Pickin’ Up The Pieces – Poco
80. Body & Soul – Joe Jackson
81. Everywhere At Once – The Plimsouls
82. Howlin’ Wind – Graham Parker
83. Song Cycle – Van Dyke Parks
84. Elephant Mountain – Youngbloods
85. Accept No Substitute – Delaney, Bonnie & Friends
86. Los Angeles – X
87. O’Keefe – Danny O’Keefe
88. Suite For Susan Moore – Tim Hardin
89. Desolation Boulevard – Sweet
90. Moss Elixir – Robyn Hitchcock
91. Radio City – Big Star
92. The Slider – T-Rex
93. Unhalfbricking – Fairport Convention
94. Music in a Doll’s House – Family
95. Blue River – Eric Andersen
96. Alone Together – Dave Mason
97. This Was – Jethro Tull
98. Fool For The City – Foghat
99. A Nod Is As Good As a Wink – Faces
100. Real Life – Magazine

Criteria: – These albums were chosen from the years 1960-1990. They intend to reflect those artists from Rock,
Folk, & Pop and their sub-genre’s. The only consideration was the uniform excellence of the material free from
“filler” & representative of the era that it was taken from. It does NOT include live albums or compilations.

100 Greatest Americana Albums

 1. American Music – The Blasters
2. Rear View Mirror – Townes Van Zandt
3. Honky Tonk Masquerade – Joe Ely
4. The Gilded Palace of Sin – The Flying Burrito Brothers
5. Pieces of The Sky – Emmylou Harris
6. Old #1 – Guy Clark
7. Trace – Son Volt
8. Into The Purple Valley – Ry Cooder
9. John Prine – John Prine
10. Grievous Angel – Gram Parsons
11. Bring The Family – John Hiatt
12. Eats Away The Night – Butch Hancock
13. Train a Comin’ – Steve Earle
14. Car Wheels On a Gravel Road – Lucinda Williams
15. Whiskey Before Breakfast – Norman Blake
16. More a Legend Than a Band – The Flatlanders
17. Ain’t Livin’ Long Like This – Rodney Crowell
18. Lost In The Ozone – Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen
19. No Depression – Uncle Tupelo
20. Stangers Almanac – Whiskeytown
21. Blackjack David – Dave Alvin
22. Sundown – Rank & File
23. Essence – Lucinda Williams
24. Washington County – Arlo Guthrie
25. Aereo Plain – John Hartford
26. Hollywood Town Hall – The Jayhawks
27. Champagne Charlie – Leon Redbone
28. Living With Ghosts – Patty Griffen
29. Anodyne – Uncle Tupelo
30. El Corazon – Steve Earle
31. Paradise and Lunch – Ry Cooder
32. The Last of The True Believers – Nanci Griffith
33. Lone Justice – Lone Justice
34. Musta Notta Gotta Lotta – Joe Ely
35. California Bloodlines – John Stewart
36. Pancho and Lefty – Townes Van Zandt
37. Spinning Round The Sun – Jimmie Dale Gilmore
38. Third Down, 110 To Go – Jesse Winchester
39. Tangled In The Pines – BR5-49
40. The Fantastic Expedition – Dilliard & Clark
41. Pretty Close To The Truth – Jim Lauderdale
42. Stray Cats – The Stray Cats
43. Uncle Charley & His Dog Teddy – The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
44. Still Feel Gone – Uncle Tupelo
45. Sings Like Hell – Peter Case
46. J.D. Crowe & The New South – J.D. Crowe
47. The Doug Sahm Band – Doug Sahm
48. Ashgrove – Dave Alvin
49. The Dark – Guy Clark
50. The Road To Ensenada – Lyle Lovett
51. A.M. – Wilco
52. Guitar Town – Steve Earle
53. The Tractors – The Tractors
54. Native Sons – The Long Ryders
55. Workingman’s Dead – Grateful Dead
56. Key Lime Pie – Camper Van Beethoven
57. Last Chance – Chip Taylor
58. Five Days In July – Blue Rodeo
59. Non Fiction – The Blasters
60. White Light – Gene Clark
61. American Beauty – Grateful Dead
62. Boomer’s Story – Ry Cooder
63. Steve Goodman – Steve Goodman
64. Hardline – The Blasters
65. Kerosene Hat – Cracker
66. The Dirty South – Drive By Truckers
67. Driftin’ Way of Life – Jerry Jeff Walker
68. Pontiac – Lyle Lovett
69. New Riders of The Purple Sage – New Riders of The Purple Sage
70. Wide Swing Tremelo – Son Volt
71. Pickin’ On Nashville – The Kentucky Headhunters
72. Good Times – Charlie Robison
73. Heartbreaker – Ryan Adams
74. Kingfish – Kingfish
75. Snake Farm – Ray Wylie Hubbard
76. Buddy & Julie – Miller Buddy & Julie Miller
77. Bradley’s Barn – The Beau Brummels
78. Big Backyard Beat Show – BR5-49
79. No Other – Gene Clark
80. The Notorious Cherry Bombs – Rodney Crowell
81. Somebody Else’s Troubles – Steve Goodman
82. Electric Blue Watermelon – The North Mississippi All-Stars
83. Bombs Away Dream Babies – John Stewart
84. Burrito Deluxe – The Flying Burrito Brothers
85. Storms – Nanci Griffith
86. The Desert Rose Band – The Desert Rose Band
87. Okemah & The Melody of Riot – Son Volt
88. Lost Together – Blue Rodeo
89. Revival – Gillian Welch
90. Second Thoughts – McKendree Spring
91. Healing Bones – Jules Shear
92. Honeysuckle Dog – Chris Smither
93. Hoboes Lullaby – Arlo Guthrie
94. Nothing But a Breeze – Jesse Winchester
95. Stacked Deck – The Amazing Rhythm Aces
96. Full Service, No Waiting – Peter Case
97. Full Western Dress – The Derailers
98. It Aint Easy – Chris Smither
99. Copperopolis – Grant Lee Buffalo
100. Weird Tales – Golden Smog

Americana is a subset of American roots music, perhaps best defined as “classic American music”
ranging in style from & including elements of folk, country blues, bluegrass, alternative country,
rockabilly, neo traditional & roots rock. These albums were chosen for best identifying,
inspiring & encapsulating the heart of tradition and the American experience.
As with all lists this is a subjective list & makes no claim of an official nature.

100 Greatest Psychedelic Albums

  1. Electric Music For The Mind & Body – Country Joe & The Fish
2. Piper at The Gates of Dawn – Pink Floyd
3. Strange Days – The Doors
4. Anthem Of The Sun – Grateful Dead
5. United States of America – United States of America
6. Electric Ladyland – Jimi Hendrix Experience
7. After Bathing At Baxter’s – Jefferson Airplane
8. Velvet Underground & Nico – Velvet Underground
9. Surrealistic Pillow – Jefferson Airplane
10. Easter Everywhere – 13th Floor Elevators
11. H.P. Lovecraft – H.P. Lovecraft
12. The American Metaphysical Circus – Joseph Byrd & The Field Hippies
13. Beacon From Mars – Kaleidoscope
14. Spirit – Spirit
15. Fifth Dimension – The Byrds
16. DeCapo – Love
17. Balaklava – Pearls Before Swine
18. Clear Light – Clear Light
19. I Feel Like I’m Fixin’ To Die – Country Joe and The Fish
20. Aoxomoxoa – Grateful Dead
21. Volume 2 – West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band
22. Angel’s Egg – Gong
23. Tomorrow – Tomorrow
24. Are You Experienced – Jimi Hendrix Experience
25. Behold and See – Ultimate Spinach
26. S F Sorrow – The Pretty Things
27. Quicksilver Messenger Service – Quicksilver Messenger Service
28. Forever Changes – Love
29. 12 Dreams of Dr Sardonicus -Spirit
30. Parable of Arable Land – The Red Crayola
31. The Hangman’s Beautiful Daughter – The Incredible String Band
32. In Search of The Lost Chord – The Moody Blues
33. Dear Mr Fantasy – Traffic
34. Roger The Engineer – Yardbirds
35. Begin – The Millenium
36. The Amazing Charlatans – The Charlatans
37. L – Steve Hillage
38. A Child’s Guide To Good & Evil – West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band
39. Present Tense – Sagittarius
40. H.P. Lovecraft II – H.P. Lovecraft
41. Captain Beyond – Captain Beyond
42. Flash – Moving Sidewalks
43. Earth Opera – Earth Opera
44. A Saucerful Of Secrets – Pink Floyd
45. Music In A Doll’s House – Family
46. Crown Of Creation – Jefferson Airplane
47. Camenbert Electrique – Gong
48. Atom Heart Mother – Pink Floyd
49. Hurdy Gurdy Man – Donavan
50. Side Trips – Kaleidoscope
51. Inner Mystique – The Chocolate Watch Band
52. The Twain Shall Meet – Eric Burdon & The Animals
53. The 5000 Spirits/Layers of The Onion – The Incredible String Band
54. Barrett – Syd Barrett
55. Volume One – The Soft Machine
56. Freak Out – Mothers of Invention
57. Younger Than Yesterday – The Byrds
58. Steppenwolf the Second – Steppenwolf
59. It’s A Beautiful Day – It’s a Beautiful Day
60. Sunshine Superman – Donavan
61. Monster Movie – Can
62. Caravan – Caravan
63. The Madcap Laughs – Syd Barrett
64. The Cycle Is Complete – Bruce Palmer
65. Jet Propelled Photograph – The Soft Machine
66. Hawkwind – Hawkwind
67. Fever Tree – Fever Tree
68. Space Ritual – Hawkwind
69. Use of Ashes – Pearls Before Swine
70. Space Hymn – Lothar & The Hand People
71. A Web of Sound – The Seeds
72. Their Satanic Majesties Request – Rolling Stones
73. The Great Conspiracy – Peanut Butter Conspiracy
74. Psychedelic Lollipop – Blues Magoos
75. Ogden’s Nut Gone Flake – Small Faces
76. Transmissions From The Satellite Heart – The Flaming Lips
77. Wow – Moby Grape
78. Oar – Alexander ‘Skip’ Spence
79. These Things Too – Pearls Before Swine
80. Before The Dream Faded – The Misunderstood
81. Gandalf – Gandalf
82. Underground – The Electric Prunes
83. Crazy World Of Arthur Brown – Arthur Brown
84. Magical Mystery Tour – The Beatles
85. Contact – Silver Apples
86. Cauldron – Fifty Foot Hose
87. Everybody’s Here – Lost & Found
88. Long Years in Space – Neighb’hood Childr’n
89. Strictly Personal – Captain Beefheart
90. Elmer Gantry’s Velvet Opera – Elmer Gantry’s Velvet Opera
91. Outsideinside – Blue Cheer
92. The Yellow Balloon – The Yellow Balloon
93. Truth – D.R. Hooker
94. Renaissance – Vanilla Fudge
95. Journey To The Center Of The Mind – The Amboy Dukes
96. SRC – SRC
97. Vanilla Fudge – Vanilla Fudge
98. Another Time/Another Place – Fever Tree
99. Mad River – Mad River
100. We Are Ever So Clean – The Blossom Toes

Criteria: – These albums embrace those bands & musicians who through a combination of lyrics,
instrumental originality and sound exploration expanded the conscious borders of the musical
soundscape creating this genre. Impact and influence being primary factors for consideration.
(This list does not include ‘Live’, Greatest Hits, or ‘Best’ Of compilations.)