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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.37 | 2356 ratings
QWR = 4.3411
Hemispheres
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
2
4.26 | 554 ratings
QWR = 4.1764
Anabelas
Bubu
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
3
4.27 | 432 ratings
QWR = 4.1623
Of Queues And Cures
National Health
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
4
4.25 | 213 ratings
QWR = 4.0607
SBB [Aka: Wołanie O Brzęk Szkła and Slovenian Girls]
SBB
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
5
4.26 | 194 ratings
QWR = 4.0560
10.000 Anos Depois Entre Vnus E Marte
Jos Cid
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
6
4.11 | 604 ratings
QWR = 4.0435
UK
UK
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
7
4.23 | 201 ratings
QWR = 4.0386
Weidorje
Weidorje
Zeuhl
Studio, 1978
Shop
8
4.04 | 1141 ratings
QWR = 4.0033
Heavy Horses
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
9
4.17 | 189 ratings
QWR = 3.9874
What If
Dixie Dregs
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
10
4.38 | 85 ratings
QWR = 3.9739
Erwartung
Eden
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
11
4.28 | 110 ratings
QWR = 3.9727
Duck Stab / Buster & Glen
The Residents
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
12
4.22 | 117 ratings
QWR = 3.9424
Modra Rijeka
Indexi
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
13
4.19 | 113 ratings
QWR = 3.9192
Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller)
Captain Beefheart
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
14
4.08 | 169 ratings
QWR = 3.9024
Masques
Brand X
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
15
4.02 | 243 ratings
QWR = 3.9016
X
Klaus Schulze
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
16
4.17 | 107 ratings
QWR = 3.8960
Cornonstipicum
MIA
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
17
4.15 | 116 ratings
QWR = 3.8955
Tako
Tako
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
18
4.31 | 67 ratings
QWR = 3.8840
Leb I Sol 2
Leb I Sol
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
19
4.17 | 95 ratings
QWR = 3.8765
Manna/Mirage
The Muffins
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
20
3.95 | 374 ratings
QWR = 3.8757
The Man-Machine [Aka: Die Mensch-Maschine]
Kraftwerk
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
21
4.02 | 198 ratings
QWR = 3.8756
Solo
Kaipa
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
22
4.08 | 128 ratings
QWR = 3.8658
Escenes
Gtic
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
23
3.92 | 451 ratings
QWR = 3.8634
Incantations
Mike Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
24
3.95 | 316 ratings
QWR = 3.8634
The Kick Inside
Kate Bush
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
25
4.04 | 145 ratings
QWR = 3.8585
Guet-Apens
Ange
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
26
4.07 | 115 ratings
QWR = 3.8473
Pat Metheny Group
Pat Metheny
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
27
3.94 | 215 ratings
QWR = 3.8294
Bruford: Feels Good To Me
Bill Bruford
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
28
3.96 | 179 ratings
QWR = 3.8216
The War Of The Worlds
Jeff Wayne
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
29
3.93 | 194 ratings
QWR = 3.8100
Green
Steve Hillage
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
30
4.41 | 38 ratings
QWR = 3.8058
Pevnina Detstva
Dezo Ursiny
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
31
3.92 | 206 ratings
QWR = 3.8054
Wet Dream
Richard Wright
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
32
3.92 | 199 ratings
QWR = 3.8041
Battlement
Neuschwanstein
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
33
3.87 | 218 ratings
QWR = 3.7766
Crafty Hands
Happy The Man
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
34
4.03 | 80 ratings
QWR = 3.7741
Libre Service - Self Service
Maneige
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
35
3.95 | 117 ratings
QWR = 3.7720
Babylon
Babylon
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
36
3.96 | 107 ratings
QWR = 3.7711
Not Available
The Residents
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
37
4.16 | 51 ratings
QWR = 3.7640
Califato Independiente
Imn Califato Independiente
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
38
4.11 | 58 ratings
QWR = 3.7633
E Tutto Cominci Cos ...
Sensitiva Immagine
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1978
Shop
39
4.00 | 85 ratings
QWR = 3.7609
On The Way To A Little Way
Popol Vuh
Krautrock
Studio, 1978
Shop
40
3.89 | 154 ratings
QWR = 3.7606
1978 - Gli Dei Se Ne Vanno, Gli Arrabbiati Restano!
Area
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1978
Shop
41
4.16 | 48 ratings
QWR = 3.7539
Cuentos De Ayer Y De Hoy
u
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
42
4.08 | 59 ratings
QWR = 3.7528
Leb I Sol
Leb I Sol
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
43
4.00 | 75 ratings
QWR = 3.7489
Carol Of Harvest
Carol Of Harvest
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
44
4.16 | 43 ratings
QWR = 3.7377
Asceno E Queda
Petrus Castrus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
45
3.84 | 144 ratings
QWR = 3.7237
Follow My Dream
SBB
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
46
3.81 | 177 ratings
QWR = 3.7128
Wise After The Event
Anthony Phillips
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
47
3.80 | 164 ratings
QWR = 3.7059
Casino
Al DiMeola
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
48
4.08 | 43 ratings
QWR = 3.7042
El Profeta
Armando Tirelli
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
49
3.97 | 58 ratings
QWR = 3.7001
Nicolas II
Potemkine
Zeuhl
Studio, 1978
Shop
50
3.75 | 278 ratings
QWR = 3.6979
Studio Tan
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
51
3.78 | 184 ratings
QWR = 3.6978
Stained Glass Stories
Cathedral
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
52
3.77 | 214 ratings
QWR = 3.6967
...Di Terra
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1978
Shop
53
3.94 | 63 ratings
QWR = 3.6952
Thoughts
Zyma
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
54
4.09 | 37 ratings
QWR = 3.6853
Out Of The Woods
Oregon
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
55
3.72 | 349 ratings
QWR = 3.6768
Attahk
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1978
Shop
56
4.07 | 34 ratings
QWR = 3.6697
Stranice Naseg Vremena [Aka: Dab In The Middle]
Smak
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
57
4.02 | 39 ratings
QWR = 3.6694
Deux Cents Nuits L'Heure
Fiori-Sguin
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
58
4.08 | 31 ratings
QWR = 3.6603
Ballet Statique
Conrad Schnitzler
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
59
3.98 | 41 ratings
QWR = 3.6594
Zrnko psku
Bohemia
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
60
3.71 | 272 ratings
QWR = 3.6583
Expresso II
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
61
3.72 | 205 ratings
QWR = 3.6576
Watch
Manfred Mann's Earth Band
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
62
4.05 | 32 ratings
QWR = 3.6557
Nik Turner's Sphynx: Xitintoday
Nik Turner
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
63
3.77 | 113 ratings
QWR = 3.6553
Cosmic Messenger
Jean-Luc Ponty
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
64
3.98 | 39 ratings
QWR = 3.6541
U Rigiru
Rialzu
Zeuhl
Studio, 1978
Shop
65
4.05 | 32 ratings
QWR = 3.6529
Rayuela
Rayuela
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
66
3.93 | 45 ratings
QWR = 3.6520
Variaties Op Een Dame
Flairck
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
67
3.71 | 212 ratings
QWR = 3.6477
Saga
Saga
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
68
3.77 | 96 ratings
QWR = 3.6457
Hopes and Fears
Art Bears
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
69
3.68 | 349 ratings
QWR = 3.6446
A Song for All Seasons
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
70
3.79 | 76 ratings
QWR = 3.6376
Eno, Moebius & Roedelius: After The Heat
Brian Eno
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
71
3.95 | 35 ratings
QWR = 3.6318
Egon Bondy's Happy Hearts Club Banned
The Plastic People of the Universe
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
72
3.82 | 57 ratings
QWR = 3.6302
Itoiz
Itoiz
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
73
3.88 | 44 ratings
QWR = 3.6300
Mauro Pagani
Mauro Pagani
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1978
Shop
74
4.01 | 29 ratings
QWR = 3.6298
El Poeta Del Ruido
Decibel
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
75
4.00 | 28 ratings
QWR = 3.6230
D.o.A. The Third And Final Report
Throbbing Gristle
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
76
4.00 | 28 ratings
QWR = 3.6230
Adonia
Ose
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
77
3.83 | 48 ratings
QWR = 3.6172
Valle Del Pas
Granada
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
78
3.65 | 351 ratings
QWR = 3.6163
Cyclone
Tangerine Dream
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
79
3.75 | 76 ratings
QWR = 3.6157
Tibet
Tibet
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
80
3.92 | 33 ratings
QWR = 3.6156
Super Robot
Ota Petrina
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
81
3.81 | 52 ratings
QWR = 3.6151
Ide Fixe
CzesŁaw Niemen
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
82
3.95 | 30 ratings
QWR = 3.6148
Piknik
Energit
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
83
3.81 | 51 ratings
QWR = 3.6139
Ammerland
Schicke & Fhrs & Frhling
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
84
3.76 | 65 ratings
QWR = 3.6123
Omega 8 - Csillagok tjn
Omega
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
85
3.89 | 34 ratings
QWR = 3.6088
Les 3 fous Perdegagnent - Au pays des...
Etron Fou Leloublan
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
86
3.77 | 53 ratings
QWR = 3.6006
Departure From The Northern Wasteland
Michael Hoenig
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
87
3.88 | 32 ratings
QWR = 3.6006
Water Bearer
Sally Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
88
3.76 | 52 ratings
QWR = 3.5944
Babel
Cos
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
89
3.64 | 194 ratings
QWR = 3.5921
Ambient 1 - Music For Airports
Brian Eno
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
90
3.69 | 89 ratings
QWR = 3.5920
Way Of The Sun
Jade Warrior
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
91
3.78 | 44 ratings
QWR = 3.5913
Andrew Lloyd Webber: Variations
Various Artists (Concept albums & Themed compilations)
Various Genres
Studio, 1978
Shop
92
3.77 | 45 ratings
QWR = 3.5901
Automat
Automat
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
93
3.69 | 82 ratings
QWR = 3.5883
Ile de Fievres (Fever Island)
Shylock
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
94
3.80 | 38 ratings
QWR = 3.5880
Andaluza
Vega
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
95
3.90 | 25 ratings
QWR = 3.5838
Midnight In Space
Hydrus
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
96
3.77 | 40 ratings
QWR = 3.5808
Yellow Magic Orchestra
Yellow Magic Orchestra
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
97
3.83 | 30 ratings
QWR = 3.5797
The Pavilion Of Dreams
Harold Budd
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
98
3.79 | 35 ratings
QWR = 3.5770
Sintesis [Aka: En Busca De Una Nueva Flor]
Sintesis
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
99
3.59 | 584 ratings
QWR = 3.5763
Please Don't Touch!
Steve Hackett
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
100
3.69 | 63 ratings
QWR = 3.5754
Fly Away
Minotaurus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop

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