The Best Rock Albums of the 1960's

Appendix to my book "A History of Rock Music"
Selected by piero scaruffi
and revised in 2010 by Jakub Krawczynski
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1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969
Best of the 1960's Best of the 1970's Best of the 1980's Best of the 1990's Best of the 2000's Best of the 2010's
TM, ®, Copyright © 1998 Piero Scaruffi
(Revised in 2003 by Chris Ford)

If you know the recording (NOT release) dates of these albums, please send them to me. It is ridiculous that rock music uses the release date instead of the recording or composition dates.

The greatest of the 1960s

  1. Velvet Underground
  2. Frank Zappa
  3. Captain Beefheart
  4. Pink Floyd
  5. Doors
  6. Bob Dylan
  7. Jefferson Airplane
  8. Red Crayola
  9. Jimi Hendrix
  10. Soft Machine
  11. King Crimson
  12. Rolling Stones
  13. Grateful Dead
  14. Who
  15. Stooges
  16. Van Morrison
  17. MC5
  18. Led Zeppelin
  19. Amon Duul
  20. Colosseum
  21. Fugs
  22. Holy Modal Rounders
  23. Sandy Bull
  24. Leonard Cohen
  25. Band
  26. Janis Joplin
  27. Creedence Clearwater Revival
  28. VanDyke Parks

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