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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.37 | 2454 ratings
QWR = 4.3440
Hemispheres
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
2
4.25 | 584 ratings
QWR = 4.1651
Anabelas
Bubu
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
3
4.26 | 458 ratings
QWR = 4.1568
Of Queues And Cures
National Health
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
4
4.25 | 220 ratings
QWR = 4.0597
SBB [Aka: Wołanie O Brzęk Szkła and Slovenian Girls]
SBB
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
5
4.26 | 200 ratings
QWR = 4.0580
10.000 Anos Depois Entre Vnus E Marte
Jos Cid
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
6
4.11 | 625 ratings
QWR = 4.0418
UK
UK
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
7
4.04 | 1194 ratings
QWR = 4.0037
Heavy Horses
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
8
4.18 | 206 ratings
QWR = 3.9987
Weidorje
Weidorje
Zeuhl
Studio, 1978
Shop
9
4.18 | 194 ratings
QWR = 3.9889
What If
Dixie Dregs
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
10
4.28 | 112 ratings
QWR = 3.9678
Duck Stab / Buster & Glen
The Residents
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
11
4.22 | 119 ratings
QWR = 3.9394
Modra Rijeka
Indexi
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
12
4.06 | 251 ratings
QWR = 3.9281
X
Klaus Schulze
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
13
4.18 | 118 ratings
QWR = 3.9123
Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller)
Captain Beefheart
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
14
4.33 | 75 ratings
QWR = 3.9114
Mixtus Orbis
Andre Fertier's Clivage
Indo-Prog/Raga Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
15
4.08 | 179 ratings
QWR = 3.9106
Masques
Brand X
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
16
4.25 | 87 ratings
QWR = 3.9013
Erwartung
Eden
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
17
4.15 | 118 ratings
QWR = 3.8973
Tako
Tako
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
18
4.16 | 108 ratings
QWR = 3.8855
Cornonstipicum
MIA
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
19
4.31 | 67 ratings
QWR = 3.8779
Leb I Sol 2
Leb I Sol
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
20
3.95 | 388 ratings
QWR = 3.8742
The Man-Machine [Aka: Die Mensch-Maschine]
Kraftwerk
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
21
4.01 | 204 ratings
QWR = 3.8736
Solo
Kaipa
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
22
3.93 | 472 ratings
QWR = 3.8730
Incantations
Mike Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
23
4.16 | 97 ratings
QWR = 3.8719
Manna/Mirage
The Muffins
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
24
4.07 | 132 ratings
QWR = 3.8631
Escenes
Gtic
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
25
4.09 | 121 ratings
QWR = 3.8593
Pat Metheny Group
Pat Metheny
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
26
3.92 | 336 ratings
QWR = 3.8460
The Kick Inside
Kate Bush
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
27
4.00 | 151 ratings
QWR = 3.8344
Guet-Apens
Ange
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
28
3.95 | 223 ratings
QWR = 3.8327
Bruford: Feels Good to Me
Bill Bruford
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
29
3.95 | 208 ratings
QWR = 3.8289
Battlement
Neuschwanstein
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
30
3.95 | 184 ratings
QWR = 3.8186
The War Of The Worlds
Jeff Wayne
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
31
4.07 | 97 ratings
QWR = 3.8158
Reviure
Atila
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
32
4.41 | 38 ratings
QWR = 3.7996
Pevnina Detstva
Dezo Ursiny
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
33
3.90 | 217 ratings
QWR = 3.7917
Wet Dream
Richard Wright
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
34
3.89 | 202 ratings
QWR = 3.7848
Green
Steve Hillage
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
35
3.88 | 229 ratings
QWR = 3.7808
Crafty Hands
Happy The Man
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
36
3.96 | 121 ratings
QWR = 3.7774
Babylon
Babylon
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
37
4.03 | 81 ratings
QWR = 3.7717
Libre Service - Self Service
Maneige
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
38
3.96 | 108 ratings
QWR = 3.7655
Not Available
The Residents
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
39
4.02 | 79 ratings
QWR = 3.7615
Carol of Harvest
Carol Of Harvest
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
40
4.11 | 58 ratings
QWR = 3.7587
E Tutto Cominci Cos ...
Sensitiva Immagine
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1978
Shop
41
4.00 | 85 ratings
QWR = 3.7571
On The Way To A Little Way
Popol Vuh
Krautrock
Studio, 1978
Shop
42
3.88 | 159 ratings
QWR = 3.7557
1978 - Gli Dei Se Ne Vanno, Gli Arrabbiati Restano!
Area
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1978
Shop
43
4.15 | 51 ratings
QWR = 3.7552
Califato Independiente
Imn Califato Independiente
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
44
4.16 | 48 ratings
QWR = 3.7491
Cuentos De Ayer Y De Hoy
u
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
45
4.07 | 60 ratings
QWR = 3.7457
Leb I Sol
Leb I Sol
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
46
4.16 | 43 ratings
QWR = 3.7329
Asceno E Queda
Petrus Castrus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
47
3.84 | 146 ratings
QWR = 3.7205
Follow My Dream
SBB
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
48
3.81 | 170 ratings
QWR = 3.7068
Casino
Al DiMeola
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
49
3.79 | 190 ratings
QWR = 3.7064
Stained Glass Stories
Cathedral
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
50
3.79 | 194 ratings
QWR = 3.7030
Wise After The Event
Anthony Phillips
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
51
4.08 | 43 ratings
QWR = 3.7001
El Profeta
Armando Tirelli
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
52
3.98 | 58 ratings
QWR = 3.6986
Nicolas II
Potemkine
Zeuhl
Studio, 1978
Shop
53
3.75 | 284 ratings
QWR = 3.6953
Studio Tan
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
54
3.94 | 64 ratings
QWR = 3.6938
Thoughts
Zyma
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
55
3.76 | 220 ratings
QWR = 3.6916
...Di Terra
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1978
Shop
56
4.08 | 38 ratings
QWR = 3.6847
Out Of The Woods
Oregon
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
57
3.72 | 359 ratings
QWR = 3.6776
Attahk
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1978
Shop
58
3.78 | 124 ratings
QWR = 3.6702
Cosmic Messenger
Jean-Luc Ponty
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
59
3.99 | 43 ratings
QWR = 3.6661
Zrnko psku
Bohemia
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
60
4.07 | 34 ratings
QWR = 3.6658
Stranice Naseg Vremena [Aka: Dab In The Middle]
Smak
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
61
4.02 | 39 ratings
QWR = 3.6657
Deux cents nuits l'heure
Fiori-Sguin
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
62
3.73 | 217 ratings
QWR = 3.6641
Watch
Manfred Mann's Earth Band
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
63
3.71 | 281 ratings
QWR = 3.6609
Expresso II
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
64
3.70 | 370 ratings
QWR = 3.6607
A Song for All Seasons
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
65
3.93 | 48 ratings
QWR = 3.6565
Variaties Op Een Dame
Flairck
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
66
4.08 | 31 ratings
QWR = 3.6565
Ballet Statique
Conrad Schnitzler
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
67
4.05 | 32 ratings
QWR = 3.6520
Nik Turner's Sphynx: Xitintoday
Nik Turner
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
68
3.97 | 40 ratings
QWR = 3.6512
U Rigiru
Rialzu
Zeuhl
Studio, 1978
Shop
69
3.77 | 95 ratings
QWR = 3.6444
Hopes and Fears
Art Bears
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
70
3.90 | 44 ratings
QWR = 3.6340
Mauro Pagani
Mauro Pagani
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1978
Shop
71
4.04 | 28 ratings
QWR = 3.6300
D.o.A. The Third And Final Report
Throbbing Gristle
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
72
3.77 | 80 ratings
QWR = 3.6290
Eno, Moebius & Roedelius: After The Heat
Brian Eno
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
73
3.95 | 35 ratings
QWR = 3.6287
Egon Bondy's Happy Hearts Club Banned
The Plastic People of the Universe
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
74
3.82 | 57 ratings
QWR = 3.6277
Itoiz
Itoiz
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
75
4.00 | 30 ratings
QWR = 3.6275
Rayuela
Rayuela
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
76
4.01 | 29 ratings
QWR = 3.6265
El Poeta Del Ruido
Decibel
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
77
3.67 | 218 ratings
QWR = 3.6242
Saga
Saga
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
78
4.00 | 28 ratings
QWR = 3.6199
Adonia
Ose
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
79
3.77 | 68 ratings
QWR = 3.6171
Omega 8 - Csillagok tjn
Omega
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
80
3.65 | 361 ratings
QWR = 3.6168
Cyclone
Tangerine Dream
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
81
3.81 | 53 ratings
QWR = 3.6158
Ide Fixe
CzesŁaw Niemen
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
82
3.92 | 33 ratings
QWR = 3.6127
Super Robot
Ota Petrina
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
83
3.75 | 75 ratings
QWR = 3.6122
Tibet
Tibet
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
84
3.95 | 30 ratings
QWR = 3.6119
Piknik
Energit
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
85
3.81 | 51 ratings
QWR = 3.6115
Ammerland
Schicke & Fhrs & Frhling
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
86
3.81 | 49 ratings
QWR = 3.6067
Valle Del Pas
Granada
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
87
3.88 | 34 ratings
QWR = 3.6033
Les 3 fous Perdegagnent - Au pays des...
Etron Fou Leloublan
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
88
3.71 | 89 ratings
QWR = 3.6018
Ile de Fievres (Fever Island)
Shylock
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
89
3.77 | 54 ratings
QWR = 3.5983
Departure From The Northern Wasteland
Michael Hoenig
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
90
3.80 | 46 ratings
QWR = 3.5980
Andrew Lloyd Webber: Variations
Various Artists (Concept albums & Themed compilations)
Various Genres
Studio, 1978
Shop
91
3.88 | 32 ratings
QWR = 3.5958
Water Bearer
Sally Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
92
3.68 | 90 ratings
QWR = 3.5894
Way Of The Sun
Jade Warrior
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
93
3.80 | 39 ratings
QWR = 3.5856
Andaluza
Vega
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
94
3.60 | 602 ratings
QWR = 3.5819
Please Don't Touch!
Steve Hackett
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
95
3.75 | 44 ratings
QWR = 3.5785
Automat
Automat
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
96
3.81 | 33 ratings
QWR = 3.5783
Blake's New Jerusalem
Tim Blake
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
97
3.82 | 31 ratings
QWR = 3.5774
The Pavilion Of Dreams
Harold Budd
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
98
3.77 | 38 ratings
QWR = 3.5758
Bella Band
Bella Band
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
99
3.79 | 35 ratings
QWR = 3.5749
Sintesis [Aka: En Busca De Una Nueva Flor]
Sintesis
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
100
3.76 | 41 ratings
QWR = 3.5743
Yellow Magic Orchestra
Yellow Magic Orchestra
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
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