100 Greatest Rock ‘Guitar’ Albums

1. Are You Experienced – Jimi Hendrix
2. Led Zeppelin II – Led Zeppelin
3. Texas Flood – Stevie Ray Vaughan
4. Van Halen – Van Halen
5. Layla – Derek And The Dominos
6. Electric Ladyland – Jimi Hendrix
7. Blow By Blow – Jeff Beck
8. Surfing With The Alien – Joe Satriani
9. Berry Is On Top – Chuck Berry
10. Disraeli Gears – Cream
11. Machine Head – Deep Purple
12. Passion And Warfare – Steve Vai
13. Appetite For Destruction – Guns N Roses
14. Paranoid – Black Sabbath
15. Fresh Cream – Cream
16. Axis: Bold As Love – Jimi Hendrix
17. Led Zeppelin IV – Led Zeppelin
18. Blizzard Of Ozz – Ozzy Osbourne
19. Dark Side Of The Moon – Pink Floyd
20. Sticky Fingers – The Rolling Stones
21. Rising Force – Yngwie Malmsteen
22. Master Of Puppets – Metallica
23. Ragged Glory – Neil Young & Crazy Horse
24. Wired – Jeff Beck
25. Ah Via Musicom – Eric Johnson
26. Chicago Transit Authority – Chicago
27. Maggot Brain – Funkadelic
28. Rust In Peace – Megadeth
29. Back In Black – AC/DC
30. The Smoker Your Drink, The Player You Get – Joe Walsh
31. Abraxas – Santana
32. Sing For You – The “5” Royales
33. Bluesbreakers With Eric Clapton – John Mayall
34. Have Guitar Will Travel – Bo Diddley
35. Yes Album – Yes
36. Gene Vincent – Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps
37. Innuendo – Queen
38. Speed Metal Symphony – Cacophony
39. Marquee Moon – Television
40. Quadrophenia – The Who
41. Exile On Main Street – The Rolling Stones
42. Queen II – Queen
43. Abbey Road – The Beatles
44. Liquid Tension Experiment – Liquid Tension Experiment
45. Fair Warning – Van Halen
46. Truth – Jeff Beck
47. Zuma – Neil Young & Crazy Horse
48. Queen – Queen
49. Hemispheres – Rush
50. Zoot Allures – Frank Zappa
51. For LP Fans Only – Elvis Presley
52. Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin
53. The Chirping Crickets – Buddy Holly & Crickets
54. Lateralus – Tool
55. Pornograffitti – Extreme
56. After School Session – Chuck Berry
57. Rage Against The Machine – Rage Against The Machine
58. Green Onions – Booker T & The MG’s
59. 1984 – Van Halen
60. Let There Be Rock – AC/DC
61. The Wall – Pink Floyd
62. The Battle Of Los Angeles – Rage Against The Machine
63. And Justice For All – Metallica
64. Argus – Wishbone Ash
65. Cricklewood Green – Ten Years After
66. Population Override – Buckethead
67. Wish You Were Here – Pink Floyd
68. Technical Difficulties – Racer X
69. Perpetual Burn – Jason Becker
70. Lights Out – UFO
71. Far Beyond Driven – Pantera
72. Use Your Illusion I – Guns N Roses
73. Surfer’s Choice – Dick Dale
74. Bo Diddley – Bo Diddley
75. Blind Faith – Blind Faith
76. Couldn’t Stand The Weather – Stevie Ray Vaughan
77. Ten – Pearl Jam
78. Screaming For Vengeance – Judas Priest
79. One Dozen Berries – Chuck Berry
80. Fragile – Yes
81. Have Twangy Guitar Will Travel – Duane Eddy
82. Teen Beat – Carl Perkins
83. Vulgar Display Of Power – Pantera
84. Chicago VIII – Chicago
85. Train Of Thought – Dream Theater
86. Scenes From A Memory – Dream Theater
87. Eat A Peach – Allman Brothers Band
88. Royal Scam – Steely Dan
89. Metallica (Black Album) – Metallica
90. Cuckoo Clocks Of Hell – Buckethead
91. Soul To Soul – Stevie Ray Vaughan
92. Viva Santana – Santana
93. Animals – Pink Floyd
94. Brainwashed – George Harrison
95. Use Your Illusion II – Guns N Roses
96. Bridge Of Sighs – Robin Trower
97. What If – Dixie Dregs
98. Aenima – Tool
99. Slowhand – Eric Clapton
100. Diary Of A Madman – Ozzy Osbourne

Criteria: – These Albums were chosen for their exceptional guitar work, originality, & influence.

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