The Strokes
Is This It


Parent genres: Alternative Rock, Garage Rock, Rock



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Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History (USA) - Most Significant Rock Albums (2006) No Order
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Channel 4 (UK) - 125 Nominations for the 100 Greatest Albums (2005) No Order
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GQ (UK) - The 100 Coolest Albums in the World Right Now! (2005) 34
Gary Mulholland (UK) - 261 Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco (2006) No Order
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Irish Times (Ireland) - Top 20 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 12
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Albums of Our Lifetime 1993-2006 (2006) 33
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Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
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NME UK - The 60 Most Important Albums of NME's Lifetime (2012) No Order
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Q (UK) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 2
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Rock's Back Pages (UK) - Top 176 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 12
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The Observer (UK) - 50 Albums That Changed Music 1956-2006 (2006) 48
The Sun (UK) - Top 40 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 6
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The Word (UK) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 5.5
Uncut (UK) - The 100 Greatest Debut Albums (2006) 72
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Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 10
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Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade A-
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 5 Stars
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 9
Metacritic (Metascore 0-100, Weighted Average of Reviews from USA and UK) 91
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6.5
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