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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.56 | 3593 ratings
QWR = 4.5245
Red
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
2
4.41 | 2921 ratings
QWR = 4.3710
Mirage
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
3
4.38 | 3320 ratings
QWR = 4.3439
Relayer
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
4
4.30 | 3217 ratings
QWR = 4.2732
The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
5
4.31 | 1740 ratings
QWR = 4.2524
The Power and the Glory
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
6
4.31 | 1752 ratings
QWR = 4.2505
Crime of the Century
Supertramp
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
7
4.31 | 934 ratings
QWR = 4.2110
The Silent Corner And The Empty Stage
Peter Hammill
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
8
4.29 | 964 ratings
QWR = 4.1981
Rock Bottom
Robert Wyatt
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
9
4.26 | 1100 ratings
QWR = 4.1810
Radio Gnome Invisible Vol. 3 - You
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
10
4.28 | 864 ratings
QWR = 4.1749
Hatfield and the North
Hatfield And The North
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
11
4.25 | 1087 ratings
QWR = 4.1732
Hamburger Concerto
Focus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
12
4.21 | 930 ratings
QWR = 4.1265
L'Isola Di Niente
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
13
4.17 | 869 ratings
QWR = 4.0845
Phaedra
Tangerine Dream
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1974
Shop
14
4.16 | 696 ratings
QWR = 4.0556
Red Queen to Gryphon Three
Gryphon
Prog Folk
Studio, 1974
Shop
15
4.15 | 698 ratings
QWR = 4.0489
Turn of the Cards
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
16
4.15 | 522 ratings
QWR = 4.0185
Köhntarkösz
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1974
Shop
17
4.28 | 249 ratings
QWR = 4.0164
Tilt - Immagini Per Un Orecchio
Arti E Mestieri
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
18
4.14 | 423 ratings
QWR = 3.9921
In Camera
Peter Hammill
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
19
4.17 | 360 ratings
QWR = 3.9897
Christian Vander: Tristan et Iseult [Aka: Ẁurdah Ďtah] (OST)
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1974
Shop
20
4.15 | 384 ratings
QWR = 3.9880
Hero And Heroine
Strawbs
Prog Folk
Studio, 1974
Shop
21
4.03 | 769 ratings
QWR = 3.9550
Apostrophe (')
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
22
4.12 | 361 ratings
QWR = 3.9545
Il Tempo della Gioia
Quella Vecchia Locanda
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
23
4.14 | 304 ratings
QWR = 3.9501
Biglietto Per L'Inferno
Biglietto Per L'Inferno
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
24
4.28 | 173 ratings
QWR = 3.9494
A Benefit of Radim Hladík [Aka: Modrý Efekt & Radim Hladík]
Blue Effect (Modrý Efekt)
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
25
4.14 | 292 ratings
QWR = 3.9461
Todd Rundgren's Utopia
Utopia
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
26
4.14 | 251 ratings
QWR = 3.9270
Refugee
Refugee
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
27
4.01 | 675 ratings
QWR = 3.9265
Kansas
Kansas
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
28
4.23 | 181 ratings
QWR = 3.9259
Harakka Bialoipokku [Aka: B The Magpie]
Pekka Pohjola
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
29
4.12 | 269 ratings
QWR = 3.9218
Where Have I Known You Before
Return To Forever
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
30
3.93 | 1986 ratings
QWR = 3.9055
Starless and Bible Black
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
31
4.03 | 397 ratings
QWR = 3.8978
The World Became the World
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
32
4.00 | 484 ratings
QWR = 3.8923
Hall of the Mountain Grill
Hawkwind
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1974
Shop
33
3.96 | 663 ratings
QWR = 3.8861
Hergest Ridge
Mike Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
34
4.26 | 124 ratings
QWR = 3.8779
Big Fun
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
35
4.43 | 80 ratings
QWR = 3.8607
Onde, Quando, Como, Porquę, Cantamos Pessoas Vivas
Quarteto 1111
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
36
4.13 | 167 ratings
QWR = 3.8604
Ciclos
Los Canarios
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
37
3.95 | 435 ratings
QWR = 3.8525
Illusions On A Double Dimple
Triumvirat
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
38
4.28 | 104 ratings
QWR = 3.8509
The Colours Of Chloë
Eberhard Weber
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
39
3.98 | 328 ratings
QWR = 3.8433
Au-delŕ du délire
Ange
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
40
4.21 | 119 ratings
QWR = 3.8428
Get Up With It
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
41
4.20 | 122 ratings
QWR = 3.8425
Postaeolian Train Robbery
Cos
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
42
3.99 | 288 ratings
QWR = 3.8378
Contrappunti
Le Orme
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
43
4.02 | 218 ratings
QWR = 3.8301
Intorno Alla Mia Cattiva Educazione
Alusa Fallax
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
44
4.07 | 170 ratings
QWR = 3.8279
Kayak
Kayak
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
45
4.02 | 208 ratings
QWR = 3.8231
Electric Silence
Dzyan
Krautrock
Studio, 1974
Shop
46
4.12 | 135 ratings
QWR = 3.8230
Thrust
Herbie Hancock
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
47
4.06 | 164 ratings
QWR = 3.8194
Klossa Knapitatet
Samla Mammas Manna
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
48
3.96 | 244 ratings
QWR = 3.8076
Caution Radiation Area
Area
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
49
3.92 | 242 ratings
QWR = 3.7792
The Civil Surface
Egg
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
50
4.05 | 128 ratings
QWR = 3.7785
Tudo Foi Feito Pelo Sol
Os Mutantes
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1974
Shop

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