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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.65 | 4512 ratings
QWR = 4.6099
Selling England by the Pound
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
2
4.61 | 4595 ratings
QWR = 4.5760
The Dark Side of the Moon
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1973
Shop
3
4.41 | 3136 ratings
QWR = 4.3745
Larks' Tongues in Aspic
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
4
4.35 | 1829 ratings
QWR = 4.2892
In a Glass House
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
5
4.37 | 1173 ratings
QWR = 4.2766
Io Sono Nato Libero
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
6
4.33 | 1402 ratings
QWR = 4.2493
Birds of Fire
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
7
4.32 | 962 ratings
QWR = 4.2164
Zarathustra
Museo Rosenbach
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
8
4.28 | 1103 ratings
QWR = 4.1898
Mekan´k Destrukt´w Kommand÷h
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1973
Shop
9
4.25 | 1020 ratings
QWR = 4.1559
Felona E Sorona
Le Orme
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
10
4.26 | 832 ratings
QWR = 4.1454
Ashes Are Burning
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
11
4.27 | 725 ratings
QWR = 4.1449
Arbeit Macht Frei
Area
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
12
4.27 | 647 ratings
QWR = 4.1285
Spectrum
Billy Cobham
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
13
4.15 | 2043 ratings
QWR = 4.1100
Brain Salad Surgery
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
14
4.17 | 850 ratings
QWR = 4.0739
For Girls Who Grow Plump in the Night
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1973
Shop
15
4.13 | 1305 ratings
QWR = 4.0721
Tubular Bells
Mike Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
16
4.14 | 753 ratings
QWR = 4.0417
Radio Gnome Invisible Vol. 2 - Angel's Egg
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1973
Shop
17
4.12 | 876 ratings
QWR = 4.0324
The Six Wives of Henry VIII
Rick Wakeman
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
18
4.25 | 329 ratings
QWR = 4.0243
Mňltid
Samla Mammas Manna
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
19
4.11 | 661 ratings
QWR = 4.0025
Future Days
Can
Krautrock
Studio, 1973
Shop
20
4.04 | 1584 ratings
QWR = 3.9973
A Passion Play
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1973
Shop
21
4.18 | 359 ratings
QWR = 3.9872
Hymn of the Seventh Galaxy
Return To Forever
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
22
4.18 | 337 ratings
QWR = 3.9824
Contaminazione
Il Rovescio Della Medaglia
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
23
4.15 | 358 ratings
QWR = 3.9682
For Your Pleasure
Roxy Music
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
24
4.13 | 406 ratings
QWR = 3.9669
Alphataurus
Alphataurus
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
25
4.01 | 697 ratings
QWR = 3.9236
The Mothers of Invention: Over-Nite Sensation
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
26
4.02 | 578 ratings
QWR = 3.9224
Photos Of Ghosts
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
27
3.95 | 1447 ratings
QWR = 3.9146
Camel
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
28
4.15 | 221 ratings
QWR = 3.9032
Sextant
Herbie Hancock
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
29
4.04 | 400 ratings
QWR = 3.9011
Chameleon in the Shadow of the Night
Peter Hammill
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
30
4.07 | 326 ratings
QWR = 3.9009
Dedicato A Frazz
Semiramis
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
31
4.12 | 241 ratings
QWR = 3.8940
Melos
Cervello
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
32
3.91 | 2653 ratings
QWR = 3.8886
Tales from Topographic Oceans
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
33
4.06 | 286 ratings
QWR = 3.8827
The Henry Cow Legend [Aka: Legend or Leg End]
Henry Cow
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
34
4.01 | 378 ratings
QWR = 3.8757
Solar Fire
Manfred Mann's Earth Band
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
35
4.17 | 172 ratings
QWR = 3.8746
Vietato Ai Minori Di 18 Anni ?
Jumbo
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
36
4.04 | 279 ratings
QWR = 3.8677
Inferno
Metamorfosi
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
37
3.95 | 563 ratings
QWR = 3.8661
Remember the Future
Nektar
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1973
Shop
38
3.94 | 617 ratings
QWR = 3.8638
Radio Gnome Invisible Part 1 - Flying Teapot
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1973
Shop
39
4.05 | 246 ratings
QWR = 3.8577
Countdown to Ecstasy
Steely Dan
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
40
4.16 | 155 ratings
QWR = 3.8525
Bells, Boots And Shambles
Spirogyra
Prog Folk
Studio, 1973
Shop
41
3.95 | 267 ratings
QWR = 3.8034
Faust IV
Faust
Krautrock
Studio, 1973
Shop
42
4.05 | 156 ratings
QWR = 3.7987
Seligpreisung
Popol Vuh
Krautrock
Studio, 1973
Shop
43
3.95 | 255 ratings
QWR = 3.7963
The Herbie Hancock Group: Head Hunters
Herbie Hancock
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
44
3.93 | 226 ratings
QWR = 3.7719
Future Legends
Fruupp
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
45
3.89 | 255 ratings
QWR = 3.7629
Grand Hotel
Procol Harum
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
46
3.81 | 546 ratings
QWR = 3.7485
3
Focus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
47
3.88 | 212 ratings
QWR = 3.7401
Campo Di Marte
Campo Di Marte
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
48
3.79 | 491 ratings
QWR = 3.7325
Inside
Eloy
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1973
Shop
49
3.90 | 174 ratings
QWR = 3.7320
Join Inn
Ash Ra Tempel
Krautrock
Studio, 1973
Shop
50
3.84 | 203 ratings
QWR = 3.7142
2nd
Agitation Free
Krautrock
Studio, 1973
Shop
51
3.80 | 294 ratings
QWR = 3.7098
On the Third Day
Electric Light Orchestra
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
52
3.80 | 156 ratings
QWR = 3.6723
The Faust Tapes
Faust
Krautrock
Studio, 1973
Shop
53
3.78 | 172 ratings
QWR = 3.6674
See See the Sun
Kayak
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
54
3.77 | 173 ratings
QWR = 3.6625
Sweetnighter
Weather Report
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
55
3.74 | 230 ratings
QWR = 3.6595
Here Come the Warm Jets
Brian Eno
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1973
Shop
56
3.70 | 173 ratings
QWR = 3.6285
Cyborg
Klaus Schulze
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1973
Shop
57
3.68 | 198 ratings
QWR = 3.6219
Shoot Out At The Fantasy Factory
Traffic
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
58
3.69 | 173 ratings
QWR = 3.6202
Air Cut
Curved Air
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
59
3.64 | 301 ratings
QWR = 3.6068
Seven
The Soft Machine
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1973
Shop
60
3.64 | 254 ratings
QWR = 3.6059
Greenslade
Greenslade
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
61
3.64 | 223 ratings
QWR = 3.5996
Stranded
Roxy Music
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
62
3.59 | 351 ratings
QWR = 3.5732
Atem
Tangerine Dream
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1973
Shop
63
3.59 | 191 ratings
QWR = 3.5718
Bursting At The Seams
Strawbs
Prog Folk
Studio, 1973
Shop
64
3.55 | 222 ratings
QWR = 3.5485
Bedside Manners Are Extra
Greenslade
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
65
3.55 | 196 ratings
QWR = 3.5449
Le CimetiŔre Des Arlequins
Ange
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop

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