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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.37 | 1989 ratings
QWR = 4.3447
Hemispheres
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
2
4.28 | 426 ratings
QWR = 4.1745
Anabelas
Bubu
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
3
4.25 | 321 ratings
QWR = 4.1201
Of Queues And Cures
National Health
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
4
4.27 | 167 ratings
QWR = 4.0506
SBB [Aka: Wołanie O Brzęk Szkła and Slovenian Girls]
SBB
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
5
4.24 | 161 ratings
QWR = 4.0232
10.000 Anos Depois Entre Vénus E Marte
José Cid
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
6
4.09 | 488 ratings
QWR = 4.0211
UK
UK
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
7
4.24 | 149 ratings
QWR = 4.0116
Weidorje
Weidorje
Zeuhl
Studio, 1978
Shop
8
4.21 | 157 ratings
QWR = 3.9992
What If
Dixie Dregs
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
9
4.02 | 941 ratings
QWR = 3.9848
Heavy Horses
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
10
4.15 | 199 ratings
QWR = 3.9826
X
Klaus Schulze
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
11
4.30 | 84 ratings
QWR = 3.9419
Duck Stab / Buster & Glen
The Residents
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
12
4.21 | 101 ratings
QWR = 3.9227
Modra Rijeka
Indexi
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
13
4.40 | 60 ratings
QWR = 3.9193
Erwartung
Eden
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
14
4.10 | 135 ratings
QWR = 3.8978
Masques
Brand X
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
15
4.19 | 91 ratings
QWR = 3.8894
Tako
Tako
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
16
4.16 | 96 ratings
QWR = 3.8811
Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller)
Captain Beefheart
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
17
4.16 | 87 ratings
QWR = 3.8642
Cornonstipicum
MIA
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
18
4.02 | 158 ratings
QWR = 3.8591
Solo
Kaipa
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
19
4.07 | 89 ratings
QWR = 3.8148
Escenes
Gotic
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
20
4.06 | 73 ratings
QWR = 3.7750
Manna/Mirage
The Muffins
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
21
4.00 | 88 ratings
QWR = 3.7710
Pat Metheny Group
Pat Metheny
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
22
4.00 | 60 ratings
QWR = 3.7124
Libre Service - Self Service
Maneige
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop

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