The Best Rock Albums of the 1970'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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1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
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
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 musicians of the 1970s

  1. Pere Ubu
  2. Faust
  3. John Fahey
  4. Tim Buckley
  5. Klaus Schulze
  6. Robert Wyatt
  7. Popol Vuh
  8. Neil Young
  9. Nico
  10. Gong
  11. Kraftwerk
  12. Neu
  13. Suicide
  14. Residents
  15. Pop Group
  16. Can
  17. Chrome
  18. Syd Barrett
  19. Patti Smith
  20. Joni Mitchell
  21. Third Ear Band
  22. Kevin Ayers
  23. Television
  24. Talking Heads
  25. Ramones
  26. Clash
  27. Henry Cow

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