The Mothers of Invention
Freak Out!


Parent genres: Comedy, Descriptor, Rock



Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Allan Kozinn, AVGuide (USA) - The 100 Greatest Pop Albums of the Century (2000) No Order
Chris Smith (USA) - 101 Albums That Changed Popular Music (2009) No Order
Gary Pig Gold (Canada) - The 40 Most Influental Records of the 20th Century (1999) No Order
NPR (USA) - The 300 Most Important American Records of the 20th Century (1999) No Order
Neil Strauss (USA) - The 100 Most Influential Alternative Albums (1993) No Order
Pause & Play (USA) - Albums Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Album per Week No Order
Radio WXPN (USA) - The 100 Most Progressive Albums (1996) 62
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 40 Most Groundbreaking Albums of All Time (2014) 1
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 246
Rolling Stone (USA) - The Essential 200 Rock Records (1997) No Order
The Recording Academy Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) Winner
Classic Rock (UK) - The 150 Greatest Debut Albums Ever (2010) 1
Mojo (UK) - Mojo 1000, the Ultimate CD Buyers Guide (2001) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums (1974) 68
NME (UK) - The 50 Greatest Debut Albums (2010) No Order
Paul Morley (UK) - Words and Music, 5 x 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2003) No Order
Sean Egan (UK) - 100 Albums That Changed Music (2006) No Order
Uncut (UK) - The 100 Greatest Debut Albums (2006) 25
Uncut (UK) - The 20 Best Albums of 1966 (2006) 6
Helsingin Sanomat (Finland) - 50th Anniversary of Rock (2004) No Order
Tor Milde (Norway) - The 100 Best Pop and Rock Albums of All Time (2004) 56
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
BR Puls (Germany) - Ruhmeshalle (Hall of Fame) No Order
Karl Bruckmaier (Switzerland) - 101 Most Important Albums of Rock History (1998) No Order
Sounds (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 1960s (2009) 11
Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 16
Crossroads (France) - 100 Essential Albums from 1960-68 (2009) No Order
Florent Mazzolenni (France) - Introduction to an Ideal Rock Discography (2005) No Order
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - 555 Albums from 1954-2014 (2014) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The 250 Best Albums from 1966-1991 (1991) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The 300 Best Albums from 1965-1995 (1995) No Order
VOLUME (France) - 200 Records that Changed the World (2008) No Order
Juan Vitoria (Spain) - The 100 Best Rock Albums (1993) No Order
Blow Up (Italy) - 600 Essential Albums (2005) No Order
Ciao2001 (Italy) - Top Albums of All Time (1972) No Order
Jam (Italy) - 100 Ideal Albums to Understand Rock Music (2000) No Order
Ondarock (Italy) - Rock Milestones (albums added every month) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 4.5 Bones
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 0-5 Stars (USA, 1979 and/or 1983) 4 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 4 Stars
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
Le Guide du CD (France) - Ratings from 1 to 4 Stars & "GOLD" (1991-1997) 4 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 8


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