The Flaming Lips
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots


Parent genres: Pop, Psychedelic Rock, Rock



Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Amazon.com (USA) - The Best of the Decade in Music... So Far (2006) No Order
American Songwriter (USA) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 16
Austin Town Hall (USA) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 33
BetterPropaganda (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 68
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 52
Creative Loafing (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 6
Daily Californian (USA) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 14
Delusions of Adequacy (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 30
GQ (USA) - The 40 Best Albums of the 21st Century (2003) No Order
Glide (USA) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 6
HARP (USA) - The 50 Most Essential Albums Since 2001 (2006) 32
Kitsap Sun (USA) - The Top 101 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 2
Kitsap Sun (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the Last 40 Years (2005) 142
MSN.com (USA) - Top 10 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 11
Michigan Daily (USA) - Top 50 Albums of the New Millennium (2004) 20
National Public Radio (USA) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) No Order
OneThirtyBPM (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 23
Paste (USA) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 32
Pitchfork (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of 2000-2004 (2005) 32
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 67
PopMatters (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s (2014) 41
Popblerd/bLISTerd (USA) - Top 100 (+50) Albums of the 2000s (2012) 41
Popdose (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 9
Rhapsody (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 52
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 27
Slant (USA) - Top 250 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 32
Spin (USA) - The 125 Best Albums of the Past 25 Years (2010) 117
Spin (USA) - The 300 Best Albums of the Past 30 Years (2015) 136
Stylus (USA) - The 50 Best Albums of 2000-2004 (2005) 37
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Treble (USA) - Top 150 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 44
Under the Radar (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 9
Gigwise (UK) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 27
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Albums of Our Lifetime 1993-2006 (2006) 36
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 328
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Albums 2000-2009 (2012) 15
Q (UK) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 18
Rock's Back Pages (UK) - Top 176 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 10
The Line of Best Fit (UK) - Top 30 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 13
The Sun (UK) - Top 40 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 37
The Times (UK) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 36
Uncut (UK) - Top 150 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 11
Virgin Media (UK) - Top 20 Albums of the 2000s (2009) No Order
Adresseavisen (Norway) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 34
Dagsavisen (Norway) - The 21 Best Albums of the 21st Century (2005) 20
Side 2-Nettavisen (Norway) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 3
Sue (Finland) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 2
Digg (Belgium) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 18
Sounds (Germany) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 29
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
La Vanguardia (Spain) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 18
Mondosonoro (Spain) - Top 50 International Albums of the 2000s (2009) 19
PlayGround (Spain) - Top 200 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 88
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Top 100 International Albums of the 2000s (2009) 29
Indie for Bunnies (Italy) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 60
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Porcys (Poland) - Top 100 Albums from 2000-2004 (2005) 27
Porcys (Poland) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 10
Screenagers (Poland) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 12
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade ***
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4 Stars
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 8
Metacritic (Metascore 0-100, Weighted Average of Reviews from USA and UK) 84
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6
End of Year Lists
All Music Guide (USA) - Album of the Year No Order
Amazon.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 2
Barnes & Noble.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 2
Blender (USA) - Albums of the Year 26
CultureDose (USA) - Albums of the Year 3
Eonline (USA) - Albums of the Year 15
Eye Weekly Canadian Critics Poll - Albums of the Year 2
Gallery of Sound (USA) - Albums of the Year 20
Hybrid (USA) - Albums of the Year No Order
LA Times (USA) - Albums of the Year 9
Launch (USA) - Albums of the Year 7
LostAtSea (USA) - Albums of the Year 15
Music-Critic.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 6
Neumu (USA) - Albums of the Year 3
Pitchfork (USA) - Albums of the Year 5
Shortlist Prize Nominees 2001-2007 (USA) Nominee
Spin (USA) - Albums of the Year 4
Stylus (USA) - Albums of the Year 9
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 3
Washington City Paper (USA) - Albums of the Year 6
woxy.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 7
Amazon (UK) - Albums of the Year 6
BBC (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Face (UK) - Albums of the Year 14
Mojo (UK) - Albums of the Year 2
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 11
Piccadilly Records (UK) - Albums of the Year 2
Planet Sound (UK) - Albums of the Year 4
Playlouder (UK) - Albums of the Year 7
Q (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Record Collector (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Rough Trade (UK) - Albums of the Year 25
Uncut (UK) - Albums of the Year 1
Drowned in Sound (UK) - Albums of the Year 12
Aftenposten (Norway) - Albums of the Year 3
Aftonbladet (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 50
Dagsavisen (Norway) - Albums of the Year 4
Nöjesguiden (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 16
Rumba (Finland) - Albums of the Year 2
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 18
Musik Express/Sounds (Germany) - Albums of the Year 21
Spex (Germany) - Albums of the Year 22
Zundfunk (Germany) - Albums of the Year 22
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Albums of the Year 12
Magic (France) - Albums of the Year 21
Mondo Sonoro (Spain) - Albums of the Year 2
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Albums of the Year 33
BigO (Singapore) - Albums of the Year 5
Monitor (Croatia) - Albums of the Year 3


These critics also liked the following albums:

ArtistAlbumYear Buy from
Amazon
Animal Collective
Merriweather Post Pavilion
2009
Beck
Sea Change
2002
Bon Iver
For Emma, Forever Ago
2007
Fleet Foxes
Fleet Foxes
2008
Franz Ferdinand
Franz Ferdinand
2004
LCD Soundsystem
Sound of Silver
2007
Portishead
Third
2008
Vampire Weekend
Vampire Weekend
2008
The White Stripes
Elephant
2003
Wilco
Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
2002


Buy the album from Amazon


www.acclaimedmusic.net