Rolling Stone is an American magazine devoted to music and popular culture. It was founded in San Francisco in 1967. In 2003, Rolling Stone published an article describing what it considered to be the top 500 music albums of all time.
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Dark Side of the Moon 43, too low. Wheres "In the court of the crimson King" Rolling Stone magazine?
Quibble all you want about the make-up, but this is an accurate reflection of the Rolling Stone list. Just a shame that it is capped at 100 entries.
Over 10 compilations? Really?
Great reflection of the readership of RS magazine in the early 00s. We're mostly middle-aged now (some older). This list is OUR list, and the 20-somethings and 30-somethings who have time out from their studies or MacJobs to write crap about classic rock and R&B based lists should go back to their dorms or apts and listen to Radiohead till their ears bleed.
where is the rest? can anybody link me the rest 400 Albums? i can not go farther than 100.
Misses albums past 2003 ofcourse, so not as great as their more uptodate list.
I like almost everything on the chart, but as usual, sore lack of variety.
Too much 60s and 70s, too many 'safe' choices. However, most of what is on here are massive classics. Further, who gives a crap what is 'heard on the radio'. That doesn't define quality, and regardless, most of this would be heard on classic rock radio.
80% of the chart coming from the 60s and 70s come on.
predictable yes, but most of them still good
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