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.)

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