Top Ten Albums of the Seventies

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    By: Drew
    • 10. Rush by Rush
      Sounds like Zeppelin, but it's better than Zeppelin one as far as arangements and vocals
    • 9. Physical Graffiti by Led Zeppelin
      more dice almost always get higher numbers together than just one die.
    • 8. Fly By Night by Rush
      Just a fun album to listen to, nothing spactacular. However it is a Rush album, making it stand out a little (just see for your self)
    • 7. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
      Lovable all around- but thats also it's weakness
    • 6. Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
      Played it twice, felt like the first time TWICE. (start this album after the mgm lion roars in the wizard of oz and turn down the movie- it's weird)
    • 5. Led Zeppelin IV by Led Zeppelin
      Great sound, good lyrics- kept me interested, very well done.
    • 4. Hemispheres by Rush
      Power hungry Vocals (more than usual) make you listen to the rest more detailed- causing a full absorbtion of the music. La Villa Strangato is cool too.
    • 3. A Farewell To Kings by Rush
      Power guitar, fast bass, and quick noted drums. this album has an awesome sound
    • 2. Caress Of Steel by Rush
      You may think I'm favoring Rush, but I'm not. This album is VERY good album. The Fountain of Lamneth is nearly better than 2112
    • 1. 2112 by Rush
      This is the difinative of ANY record collection- 20 minute epic with 5 hit worthy on the b-side. this album is one of the best.

    Rush will be the classical music of the future
    By: ira
    • 10. Dire Straits by Dire Straits
    • 9. Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
    • 8. All Things Must Pass by George Harrison
    • 7. Let It Bleed by Rolling Stones
    • 6. Brige Over Troubled Water by Simon And Garfunkel
    • 5. Eagles by Hotel Calofornia
    • 4. Band On The Run by Mccartney And Wings
    • 3. Wats Goin On by Marvin Gaye
    • 2. Let It Be by Beatles
    • 1. Cloud Nine by George Harrison

    By: manos
    • 10. London Calling by The Clash
    • 9. Suicide by Suicide
    • 8. Unknown Pleasures by Joy Division
    • 7. Closer by Joy Division
    • 6. Marquee Moon by Television
    • 5. The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust by David Bowie
    • 4. Horses by Patti Smith
    • 3. Physical Graffiti by Led Zeppelin
    • 2. Exile On Main Street by The Rollig Stones
    • 1. Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
      the best album ever

    By: Alice Keymer
    • 10. Pearl by Janis Joplin
    • 9. Hotter Than July by Stevie Wonder
    • 8. Children Of The World by Bee Gees
    • 7. Star Wars by John Williams
    • 6. Hotel California by Eagles
    • 5. Songs In The Key Of Life by Stevie Wonder
    • 4. Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
    • 3. Grease by Various
    • 2. Tapestry by Carole King
    • 1. Saturday Night Fever by Bee Gees/ Various

    By: Rick
    • 10. Yessongs by Yes
      One of the best live albums of its generation.
    • 9. Heavy Weather by Weather Report
      Great work by Jo Zawinal, Jaco Pastorius and Wayne Shorter.
    • 8. Red by King Crimson
      Would love to hear this one re-recorded. Robert Fripp has always pushed the envelope.
    • 7. UK by UK
      Compilation of super talent makes some serious sound. Includes Bill Bruford and John Wetton.
    • 6. Boston by Boston
      Classic hard rock.
    • 5. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road by Elton John
      Timeless classics.
    • 4. Inner Mounting Flame by Mahavishnu Orchestra
      John McLoughlin revolutionizes rock guitar. Not for the faint of heart.
    • 3. A Trick Of The Tail by Genesis
      Phil Collin's first as the lead singer and leader of Genesis.
    • 2. Chicago II by Chicago
      Probably Terry Kath's best work.
    • 1. Karn Evil 9 by Emerson Lake And Palmer
      Keith Emerson revolutionizes rock music.

    Just a list of 70's stuff that, while not all commercial, were all very influential to music.
    By: Alan
    • 10. Toys In The Attic by Aerosmith
    • 9. Bayou Country by CCR enough
    • 8. Ziggy Stardust by David Bowie
    • 7. Who's Next by The Who
    • 6. Overkill by Motorhead
    • 5. Pronounced Leh-Nerd Shin-Nerd by Lynyrd Skynyrd
    • 4. Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
    • 3. Paranoid by Black Sabbath
    • 2. Hotel California by The Eagles
    • 1. Led Zepplin IV by Led Zepplin
      Stairway To Heaven-Greatest rock song ever...need I say more?

    By: Jim Smith
    • 10. Hunky Dory by David Bowie
    • 9. American Beauty by The Grateful Dead
    • 8. Exile on Main Street by The Rolling Stones
    • 7. Who's Next by The Who
    • 6. What's Going On by Marvin Gaye
    • 5. Blood On The Tracks by Bob Dylan
    • 4. The Allman Brothers Band At Fillmore East by The Allman Brothers Band
    • 3. Moondance by Van Morrison
    • 2. Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
    • 1. Led Zeppelin IV by Led Zeppelin

    By: Ramesh Subramaniam
    • 10. Talking Heads by More Songs About Buildings And Food
    • 9. Volume 4 by Black Sabbath
    • 8. Christopher Cross by Christopher Cross
    • 7. Pink Floyd by Meddle
    • 6. In Through The Out Door by Led Zeppelin
    • 5. On the Radio by Donna Summer
    • 4. There's A Riot Goin' On by Sly and the Family Stone
    • 3. One Nation Under A Groove by Funkadelic
    • 2. Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols by Sex Pistols
    • 1. The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust... by David Bowie

    Of course, there are many many more, not to mention singles...geez oh man, so much great stuff!
    By: Ramesh Subramaniam
    • 10. Sticky Fingers by The Rolling Stones
    • 9. I Want You by Marvin Gaye
    • 8. Animals by Pink Floyd
    • 7. Live Rust by Neil Young and Crazy Horse
    • 6. Main Course by Bee Gees
    • 5. Armed Forces by Elvis Costello And The Attractions
    • 4. Rumours by Fleetwood Mac
    • 3. Born To Run by Bruce Springsteen
    • 2. Ram by Paul And Linda Mccartney
    • 1. Station To Station by David Bowie

    By: Ramesh Subramaniam
    • 10. In Color by Cheap Trick
    • 9. One Size Fits All by Frank Zappa And The Mothers Of Invention
    • 8. Ramones by The Ramones
    • 7. Band On The Run by Wings
    • 6. Imagine by John Lennon
    • 5. Funkentelechy Vs The Placebo Syndrome by Parliament
    • 4. Call Me by Al Green
    • 3. Siren by Roxy Music
    • 2. 3rd/Sister Lovers by Big Star
    • 1. Houses Of The Holy by Led Zeppelin

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