Acclaimed Music - Squeezing Out Sparks
Graham Parker & The Rumour
Squeezing Out Sparks


All Music Guide Info and Review

Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Bill Shapiro (USA) - The Top 100 Rock Compact Discs (1991) No Order
Paul Gambaccini - The World Critics Best Albums of All Time (1987) 43
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2003) 335
Rolling Stone (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the Last 20 Years (1987) 45
Hot Press (Ireland) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1989) 19
Mauro Ronconi (Italy) - The 200 Best Albums of the 20th Century (1998) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 4 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade A
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 0-5 Stars (USA, 1979 and/or 1983) 5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 7
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 8
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 4 Stars
José Ramón Pardo (Spain) - The 1000 Best Pop-Rock Albums, Ratings 1-5 (1997) 3.5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 7
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 1
Melody Maker (UK) - Albums of the Year 12
New Musical Express (UK) - Albums of the Year 9
Sounds (UK) - Albums of the Year 5
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 25


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