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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.37 | 2055 ratings
QWR = 4.3440
Hemispheres
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
2
4.27 | 448 ratings
QWR = 4.1724
Anabelas
Bubu
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
3
4.26 | 337 ratings
QWR = 4.1318
Of Queues And Cures
National Health
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
4
4.26 | 178 ratings
QWR = 4.0477
SBB [Aka: Wołanie O Brzęk Szkła and Slovenian Girls]
SBB
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
5
4.11 | 506 ratings
QWR = 4.0344
UK
UK
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
6
4.25 | 168 ratings
QWR = 4.0328
10.000 Anos Depois Entre Vénus E Marte
José Cid
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
7
4.24 | 155 ratings
QWR = 4.0126
Weidorje
Weidorje
Zeuhl
Studio, 1978
Shop
8
4.03 | 973 ratings
QWR = 3.9903
Heavy Horses
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
9
4.17 | 161 ratings
QWR = 3.9663
What If
Dixie Dregs
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
10
4.11 | 207 ratings
QWR = 3.9552
X
Klaus Schulze
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1978
Shop
11
4.27 | 88 ratings
QWR = 3.9283
Duck Stab / Buster & Glen
The Residents
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
12
4.21 | 101 ratings
QWR = 3.9159
Modra Rijeka
Indexi
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
13
4.19 | 100 ratings
QWR = 3.9005
Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller)
Captain Beefheart
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
14
4.11 | 139 ratings
QWR = 3.9002
Masques
Brand X
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
15
4.34 | 64 ratings
QWR = 3.8958
Erwartung
Eden
Prog Folk
Studio, 1978
Shop
16
4.18 | 94 ratings
QWR = 3.8825
Tako
Tako
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1978
Shop
17
4.16 | 90 ratings
QWR = 3.8630
Cornonstipicum
MIA
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
18
4.02 | 164 ratings
QWR = 3.8570
Solo
Kaipa
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
19
4.08 | 101 ratings
QWR = 3.8330
Escenes
Gotic
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
20
4.09 | 75 ratings
QWR = 3.7924
Manna/Mirage
The Muffins
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
21
4.02 | 93 ratings
QWR = 3.7822
Pat Metheny Group
Pat Metheny
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop
22
4.01 | 64 ratings
QWR = 3.7235
Libre Service - Self Service
Maneige
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1978
Shop

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