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Marquee Moon (album) by Television 

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Marquee Moon
Marquee Moon by Television (1977)
Overall rank: 48th   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
86/100 (from 1,357 votes)
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Accolades: Top 5 albums of 1977 (3rd)
Top 20 albums of the 1970s (13th)
Top 50 albums of all time (48th)

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Television bestography

Marquee Moon is ranked as the best album by Television.

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Marquee Moon track list

Overall chart history The tracks on this album have an average rating of 88 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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1.Track pickSee No Evil
 89/100 (297 votes)
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2.Track pickVenus
 90/100 (291 votes)
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3.Friction
 87/100 (263 votes)
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4.Track pickMarquee Moon
 93/100 (423 votes)
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5.Elevation
 87/100 (259 votes)
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6.Guiding Light
 86/100 (247 votes)
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7.Prove It
 87/100 (247 votes)
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8.Torn Curtain
 88/100 (249 votes)
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Marquee Moon rankings

Marquee Moon ratings

Average Rating: 
86/100 (from 1,357 votes)
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95/100
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81/100
 
70/100
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74/100
 
90/100
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90/100
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87/100
 
95/100
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81/100

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90/100
From toxicteaaa 5 days ago
Absolutely phenomenal album, probably should've had "Marquee Moon" as the closing track though.
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From reelcolonel 06/07/2018 22:12
Combines the best of NYC-style grunge/punk with guitar jams. No one has ever done this better than on this brilliant opus.
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100/100
From Sonoffatboy 04/10/2018 21:41
Civilization was invented over 5000 years ago, so that one day, this album, with these songs would be made. Tom Verlaine and Richard Lloyd invented 80s and 90s alternative rock with their soulful sentimental playing, more technical then punk but not pretentious or egotistical of metal or hard rock, they weave layers of mystery in just the simple chords they play. Backed by an equally talented rhythm section of Ficca and Smith they were the perfect unit that gelled jazz improvisation with rocks energy. A true original.
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100/100
From backhudson 03/27/2018 21:44
An album worthy of the highest praise. The extremely solid rhythm section, pounding riffs and soaring lead guitar, coupled with cheeky and catchy lyrics capture on of the most influential and groundbreaking albums of the 70s. It is bursting with cool. The chief seminal work of the CBGB scene.
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Rating:  
85/100
From Ashmark 02/20/2018 04:10
An album I had not heard of until recently. I don’t know why this album isn’t more well-known. I found it quite extraordinary. No rating until I am more familiar with it. I am just excited about my next listen.
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100/100
From Sandrof1969 02/11/2018 14:03
Disco epocale come pochi, "Marquee moon"; il classico esempio di come un musicista possa riversare tutte le proprie idee in un unico progetto per poi campare di rendita, vivacchiare o sparire.
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100/100
From Medelsvensson 02/05/2018 08:21
Amazing record! So real and yet musical.
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From RealSlimFatty 02/04/2018 13:28
Top notch guitar work.
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From Seventiesfan 01/28/2018 08:04
The level of sophistication and musical unity present on this album is beyond words. This is my favorite post-punk album of all time, a legendary musical experience!

Track Picks:

Venus
Marquee Moon
Elevation
Prove It
Torn Curtain

- All the tracks are worthy :)
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Rating:  
80/100
From planetneutral 01/13/2018 16:10
This is a pretty cool album. It's not all on the level of the title track, but pretty cool nevertheless.
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