Mekons
Fear and Whiskey


Parent genres: Country Rock, Punk Rock, Rock



Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 100 Favorite Records of the 1980s (2002) 74
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Spin (USA) - 100 Alternative Albums (1995) 43
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Treble (USA) - The Best Albums of the 80s, by Year (2006) 10
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 5 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade A+
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 3 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4.5 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 10
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 3 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 26
Rockerilla (Italy) - Albums of the Year 8


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