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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Ben Ratliff (USA) - The 100 (+ Another 100) Most Important Jazz Recordings (2002) 1-100
Chris Smith (USA) - 101 Albums That Changed Popular Music (2009) No Order
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 690
Jazz Online (USA) - Starter Kit No Order
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Main entry
Classic Rock & Metal Hammer (UK) - The 200 Greatest Albums of the 70s (2006) No Order
Classic Rock (UK) - 100 Greatest Albums of the 70s (2016) 62
Classic Rock (UK) - The 150 Greatest Debut Albums Ever (2010) No Order
Guitarist (UK) - 101 Essential Guitar Albums (2000) 11
Jazzwise (UK) - The 100 Jazz Albums That Shook the World (2006) 15
John Fordham (UK) - Jazz: Gallery of Classics (1994) No Order
Rhythm (UK) - The 50 Greatest Drum Albums (2007) 26
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Albums to Hear Before You Die (2007) No Order
The Rough Guide - Jazz: 100 Essential CDs (1999) No Order
Zig Zag (UK) - Gillett & Frith's 100 Essential Rock Albums (1975) No Order
Jazzguide (Germany) - Recommended Records No Order
Ralf Dombrowski (Germany) - Basis-Diskothek Jazz (2005) No Order
Uwe Schütte (Germany) - Basis-Diskothek Jazz (2005) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - 555 Albums from 1954-2014 (2014) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The Best Albums from 1963 to 1999 (1999) No Order
Il Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 100 Essential Jazz Albums (2004) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Jazz&Tzaz (Greece) - The 100 Greatest Jazz Records No Order
Jerzy Skarzynski (Poland) - Unforgettable Albums in Rock History (2004) 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
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade A
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 6
The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD (6th Ed., 2002), Ratings 1-4 Stars, or a Crown 4 Stars
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 4 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars