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Kerrang! 100 Greatest Heavy Metal Albums Of All Time

(published January '89)

Physical Graffiti

 

1. Led Zeppelin - Physical Graffiti
2. Van Halen - Van Halen
3. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin IV
4. Montrose - Montrose
5. Guns n'Roses - Appetite For Destruction
6. Def Leppard - Hysteria
7. Metallica - Master Of Puppets
8. Jimi Hendrix Experience - Electric Ladyland
9. Aerosmith - Rocks
10. AC/DC - Back In Black
11. Aerosmith - Permanent Vacation
12. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II
13. Sex Pistols - Never Mind The Bollocks Here's The Sex Pistols
14. Rainbow - Rising
15. Deep Purple - In Rock
16. Metallica - Ride The Lightning
17. Judas Priest - Sad Wings Of Destiny
18. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin
19. Def Leppard - Pyromania
20. Aerosmith - Live Bootleg
21. Kiss - Alive
22. Blue Öyster Cult - Secret Treaties
23. Motörhead - No Sleep 'Til Hammersmith
24. Rush - 2112
25. New York Dolls - New York Dolls
26. AC/DC - Powerage
27. Slayer - Reign In Blood
28. UFO - Lights Out
29. Metallica - Kill 'Em All
30. Van Halen - Women And Children First
31. Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath
32. Journey - Escape
33. Legs Diamond - Legs Diamond
34. Queensrÿche - Operation: Mindcrime
35. Deep Purple - Machine Head
36. Kiss - Destroyer
37. Aerosmith - Draw The Line
38. Meat Loaf - Bat Out Of Hell
39. Black Sabbath - Paranoid
40. Bad Company - Bad Company
41. Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced?
42. Metallica - ... And Justice For All
43. Rush - Moving Pictures
44. Bon Jovi - Slippery When Wet
45. Motörhead - Overkill
46. Judas Priest - Screaming For Vengeance
47. UFO - Strangers In The Night
48. Black Sabbath - Vol 4
49. Bryan Adams - Reckless
50. Thin Lizzy - Live And Dangerous
51. Moot The Hoople - Live
52. Aerosmith - Toys In The Attic
53. Black Sabbath - Master Of Reality
54. Bon Jovi - Bon Jovi
55. The Stooges - Funhouse
56. UFO - Obsession
57. Black Sabbath - Sabotage
58. Motörhead - Ace Of Spades
59. Ted Nugent - Ted Nugent
60. Iggy And The Stooges - Raw Power
61. MC5 - Kick Out The Jams
62. Blue Öyster Cult - Agents Of Fortune
63. Angel - Angel
64. Judas Priest - Unleashed In The East
65. Iron Maiden - The Number Of The Beast
66. Def Leppard - High 'n' Dry
67. Van Halen - 1984
68. Magnum - Chase The Dragon
69. Iggy Pop - Instinct
70. David Lee Roth - Eat'em And Smile
71. Thin Lizzy - Thunder And Lightning
72. Blue Öyster Cult - Some Enchanted Evening
73. Judas Priest - Stained Class
74. Alice Cooper - Billion Dollar Babies
75. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
76. Van Halen - Van Halen II
77. Magnum - On A Storyteller's Night
78. Michael Bolton - Everybody's Crazy
79. Black Sabbath - Mob Rules
80. ZZ Top - Eliminator
81. Whitesnake - Ready An' Willing
82. Iron Maiden - Live After Death
83. Boston - Boston
84. Starz - Violation
85. Rush - Rush
86. Anthrax - Spreading The Disease
87. Foghat - Foghat Live
88. Queensrÿche - Rage For Order
89. David Lee Roth - Skyscraper
90. Mother's Finest - Iron Age
91. Iron Maiden - Iron Maiden
92. Blue Öyster Cult - On Your Feet Or On Your Knees
93. Jimi Hendrix Experience - Smash Hits
94. Starz - Starz
95.Saxon - Wheels Of Steel
96. AC/DC - If You Want Blood - You Got It
97. Uriah Heep - Look At Yourself
98. Queen - A Night At The Opera
99. Iron Maiden - Killers
100. Vinnie Vincent Invasion - Vinnie Vincent Invasion

 

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Kerrang! 100 greatest gigs of all time

(published July '97)

 

  1. Nirvana ~ The Roxy, Los Angeles August 15, 1991
  2. Metallica ~The Stone, San Fransisco April, 1982
  3. Foo Fighters ~Reading Festival, Reading August 26, 1995
  4. Korn ~ Kerrang! Stage, Donington Festival, Donington Park August 17, 1996
  5. Pearl Jam ~ The Borderline, London February 4, 1992
  6. Faith No More ~ Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles November 9, 1990
  7. Sepultura ~ The Marquee, London October 15, 1989
  8. Guns n'Roses ~ The Marquee, London June 28, 1987
  9. Nirvana, Godflesh & L7 ~ The Astoria, London October 24, 1990
  10. Metallica ~ 100 Club, London August 20, 1987
  11. The Prodigy ~ Ministry Of Sound, London May 29, 1996
  12. Aerosmith ~ The Marquee, London August 20, 1990
  13. Temple Of The Dog ~ 'RIP' Party, at the Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles October 6, 1991
  14. The Lemmys (aka Metallica) ~ Whiskey A Go Go, Los Angeles December 14, 1995
  15. Marilyn Manson ~ Kentish Town Forum, London December 12, 1996
  16. The Smashing Pumpkins ~ Raymond Revue Bar, London July 4, 1993
  17. Slayer & Machine Head ~ Brixton Academy, London November 9, 1994
  18. Bon Jovi ~ Wembley Arena, London October 1984
  19. Fear Factory ~ The Astoria, London December 21, 1995
  20. The Moodswingers (aka The Wildhearts) ~ Highbury Garage, London April 6, 1996
  21. Red Hot Chilli Peppers, The Smashing Pumpkins & Pearl Jam ~ Bender Arena, Washington DC November 9, 1991
  22. AC/DC ~ Oakland Auditorium, California November, 1979
  23. Rage Against The Machine ~ Camden Underworld, London January 26, 1993
  24. Alice In Chains & Mookie Blaylock (later Pearl Jam) ~ Moore Theatre, Seattle December 22, 1990
  25. Guns n'Roses ~ Whiskey A Go Go, Los Angeles August, 1987
  26. Led Zeppelin ~ Earls Court, London April, 1975
  27. Bush ~ Splash Club, London April 11, 1995
  28. Pearl Jam ~ Wembley Arena, London November 28, 1996
  29. The Offspring ~ Camden Underworld, London August 22, 1996
  30. Ozzy Osbourne ~ Irvine Meadows, California March, 1992
  31. Pantera & The Wildhearts ~ The Marquee, London January, 1993
  32. Soundgarden ~ Camden Underworld, London March 12, 1992
  33. White Zombie ~ Arena, Seattle March, 1996
  34. Terrorvision ~ The Astoria, London May 6, 1994
  35. Hole ~ Camden Underworld, London Summer, 1991
  36. Machine Head ~ Brixton Academy, London May 31, 1995
  37. Korn ~ LA2, London October 27, 1995
  38. Sex Pistols ~ Nashville Rooms, London January 1976
  39. Stone Temple Pilots ~ Krazy House, Liverpool March 8, 1993
  40. Nirvana ~ Reading Festival, Reading August 30, 1992
  41. Garbage ~ Benicassim Festival, Benicassim, Spain August 2, 1996
  42. The Black Crowes ~ The Roxy, Los Angeles November, 1989
  43. Jane's Addiction ~ The Metro, Chicago July, 1988
  44. Guns n'Roses & Nine Inch Nails ~ Wembley Stadium, London August 31, 1991
  45. Biohazard ~ Second Stage, Donington Festival, Donington Park June 4, 1994
  46. Slayer ~ Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles August, 1988
  47. Blind Melon ~ The Sun Dome, Tampa, Florida October 18, 1993
  48. Def Leppard ~ Donington Festival, Donington Park August 16, 1986
  49. Van Halen ~ Hammersmith Odeon, London May, 1978
  50. Revolting Cocks & Silverfish ~ The Barrowlands, Glasgow Spring, 1990
  51. Mudhoney, Nirvana & Tad ~ The Astoria, London December 3, 1989
  52. Kiss ~ The Marquee, London August 16, 1988
  53. Foo Fighters ~ Kings College, London June 3, 1995
  54. Bon Jovi ~ The Apollo, Manchester November 14, 1986
  55. Metallica ~ Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, Wembley Stadium, London April 20, 1992
  56. Alanis Morissette ~ Gino's, Stockholm, Sweden September 27, 1995
  57. Manic Street Preachers & The Wildhearts ~ The University, Birmingham February 11, 1992
  58. Rancid ~ Camden Underworld, London September 7, 1995
  59. Metallica ~ The Marquee, London May 11, 1990
  60. Mudhoney & Soundgarden ~ London School of Oriental and African Studies September, 1989
  61. The Smashing Pumpkins ~ Manchester International 2 September 10, 1992
  62. Slayer ~ The Marquee, London June 24, 1985
  63. Faith No More ~ Windsor Old Trout, London March 1, 1995
  64. Sepultura ~ Donington Festival, Donington Park August 17, 1996
  65. Mad Season ~ Rock Candy, Seattle December 31, 1994
  66. Metallica ~ Markthalle, Hamburg January 27, 1987
  67. Rage Against The Machine ~ JFK Stadium, Philadelphia July 18, 1993
  68. Pantera & White Zombie ~ The Summit, Houston July 12, 1996
  69. Nirvana ~ Duchess Of York, Leeds November, 1989
  70. Killing Joke ~ The Astoria, London April 20, 1994
  71. Nailbomb ~ Dynamo Festival, Airport, Eindhoven, Holland June 3, 1995
  72. The Prodigy ~ Endfest, Seattle August 3, 1996
  73. Aerosmith ~ Hammersmith Odeon, London August, 1976
  74. Kyuss ~ Camden Underworld, London September 26, 1994
  75. Reef ~ Splash Club, London May 25, 1996
  76. Green Day ~ The Cricketers, Wigan December, 1991
  77. Sepultura ~ Brixton Academy, London December 16, 1996
  78. Motörhead ~ Hammersmith Odeon, London May 7, 1984
  79. Faith No More ~ The Cathouse, Los Angeles July, 1989
  80. Rage Against The Machine ~ Reading Festival, Reading August 27, 1993
  81. Marilyn Manson ~ Wolf Mountain Arena, Salt Lake City January 11, 1997
  82. The Wildhearts ~ Second Stage, Donington Festival, Donington Park June 4, 1994
  83. Bon Jovi ~ Donington Festival, Donington Park August 22, 1987
  84. Beastie Boys ~ Royal Court, Liverpool May 30, 1987
  85. Dog Eat Dog ~ Dynamo Festival, Eindhoven, Holland June 3, 1995
  86. Jane's Addiction ~ Lollapalooza, Stanhope Park, New Jersey August, 1991
  87. L7 ~ Reading Festival, Reading August 30, 1992
  88. Silverchair & Everclear ~ The Astoria, London February 21, 1996
  89. Gun & Ash ~ Princes Street, Edinburgh December 31, 1996
  90. AC/DC ~ Wembley Arena, London June 21, 1996
  91. Screaming Trees ~ The Marquee, London January 26, 1993
  92. Corrosion Of Conformity ~ The Marquee, London December 7, 1992
  93. Therapy?, Ash & Joyrider ~ Ulster Hall, Belfast December 30, 1995
  94. Iron Maiden ~ Donington Festival, Donington Park August 20, 1988
  95. Ozz-Fest '97 ~ Giants Stadium, New Jersey June 15, 1997
  96. Danzig & White Zombie ~ Town And Country Club, London September 10, 1992
  97. Anthrax & Public Enemy ~ The Apollo, Manchester January 11, 1992
  98. Dynamo '97 ~ Eindhoven, Holland May 16-18, 1997
  99. Entombed ~ Camden Underworld, London July 14, 1996
  100. Coal Chamber ~ Whiskey A Go Go, Los Angeles January 12, 1997

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The Kerrang! 100 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die

(published January '98)


1. Nirvana - In Utero
2. Sepultura - Roots
3. Metallica - Master Of Puppets
4. Nirvana - Nevermind
5. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin IV
6. Guns n'Roses - Appetite For Destruction
7. Black Sabbath - Volume 4
8. AC/DC - Back In Black
9. Sex Pistols - Never Mind The Bollocks Here's The Sex Pistols
10. Slayer - Reign In Blood
11. Fear Factory - Demanufacture
12. Metallica - The Black Album
13. Smashing Pumpkins - Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness
14. Marilyn Manson - Antichrist Superstar
15. Pearl Jam - Ten
16. Led Zeppelin - Physical Graffiti
17. Nine Inch Nails - Pretty Hate Machine
18. Korn - Korn
19. Foo Fighters - Foo Fighters
20. White Zombie - Astro-Creep: 2000
21. Bon Jovi - Keep The Faith
22. Manic Street Preachers - Everything Must Go
23. Garbage - Garbage
24. Prodigy - The Fat Of The Land
25. Soundgarden - Badmotorfinger
26. Reef - Glow
27. Terrorvision - How To Make Friends And Influence People
28. Therapy? - Troublegum
29. Pantera - Vulgar Display Of Power
30. Jane's Addiction - Ritual De Lo Habitual
31. Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath
32. Aerosmith - Toys In The Attic
33. Green Day - Dookie
34. Rage Against The Machine - Rage Against The Machine
35. Ash - 1977
36. Iron Maiden - Number Of The Beast
37. Ministry - Psalm 69
38. Kyuss - Sky Valley
39. Screaming Trees - Sweet Oblivion
40. Thin Lizzy - Live And Dangerous
41. Smashing Pumpkins - Siamese Dream
42. Nine Inch Nails - The Downward Spiral
43. Hole - Live Through This
44. Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Bloodsugarsexmagik
45. AC/DC - Highway To Hell
46. The Wildhearts - Earth Vs The Wildhearts
47. Nirvana - Unplugged In New York
48. Motörhead - Ace Of Spades
49. Alice In Chains - Dirt
50. Faith No More - The Real Thing
51. Rancid - ...And Out Come The Wolves
52. Venom - Black Metal
53. Kiss - Alive
54. Offspring - Smash
55. Bon Jovi - Slippery When Wet
56. Machine Head - Burn My Eyes
57. Bush - Sixteen Stone
58. Temple Of The Dog - Temple Of The Dog
59. Aerosmith - Rocks
60. Discharge - Hear Nothing, Say Nothing, See Nothing
61. Sisters Of Mercy - Floodland
62. Manic Street Preachers - The Holy Bible
63. The Black Crowes - The Southern Harmony And Musical Companion
64. Paradise Lost - Gothic
65. Def Leppard - Pyromania
66. Helmet - Meantime
67. Bad Brains - Rock For Light
68. Skunk Anansie - Paranoid & Sunburnt
69. Marilyn Manson - Portrait Of An American Family
70. Queensrÿche - Operation: Mindcrime
71. Placebo - Placebo
72. Rocket From The Crypt - Scream, Dracula, Scream
73. Sugar - Copper Blue
74. Deftones - Adrenaline
75. Fear Factory - Remanufacture (Cloning Technology)
76. Mother Love Bone - Apple
77. Van Halen - Van Halen
78. Nirvana - Bleach
79. Motörhead - No Sleep 'Til Hammersmith
80. Soundgarden - Superunknown
81. Fugazi - In On The Killtaker
82. Mudhoney - Superfuzz Bigmuff
83. Metallica - Kill 'Em All
84. Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill
85. Type O Negative - Bloody Kisses
86. Aerosmith - Pump
87. Dead Kennedys - Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables
88. Brad - Shame
89. Corrosion Of Conformity - Blind
90. Napalm Death - Scum
91. Girls Against Boys - Venus Luxure No 1 Baby
92. Entombed - Wolverine Blues
93. Monster Magnet - Dopes To Infinity
94. Karma To Burn - Karma To Burn
95. Foo Fighters - The Colour And The Shape
96. Soul Asylum - Hang Time
97. Live - Throwing Copper
98. No Doubt - Tragic Kingdom
99. Coal Chamber - Coal Chamber
100. Neurosis - Through Silver In Blood

The Kerrang! 200 Albums For The Year 2000

(in chronological order)

Essential Nu-Metal

  1. Korn - Life Is Peachy
  2. Will Haven - El Diablo
  3. Coal Chamber - Coal Chamber
  4. Deftones - Around The Fur
  5. System Of A Down - System Of A Down
  6. Orgy - Candyass
  7. Slipknot - Slipknot
  8. Limp Bizkit - Significant Other
  9. Filter - Title Of Record
  10. Amen - Amen

The Offspring's Essential Punk

  1. The Stooges - Raw Power
  2. Ramones - Ramones
  3. Sex Pistols - Never Mind The Bollocks - Here's The Sex Pistols
  4. The Clash - The Clash
  5. Germs - GI
  6. Dead Kennedys - Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables
  7. Minor Threat - Minor Threat EP
  8. Black Flag - Damaged
  9. T.S.O.L. - T.S.O.L.
  10. Bad Brains - Rock For Light

Essential '90s Punk

  1. Poison Idea - Feel The Darkness
  2. New Bomb Turks - !!Destroy-Oh-Boy!!
  3. Dwarves - Sugarfix
  4. NOFX - Punk In Drublic
  5. The Vandals - Live Fast Diarrhea
  6. Down By Law - Punkrockacademyfightsong
  7. Rancid - ... And Out Come The Wolves
  8. Rocket From The Crypt - Scream, Dracula, Scream
  9. Sublime - Sublime
  10. The Queers - Punk Rock Confidential

Essential Heavy Metal

  1. Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath
  2. Judas Priest - Unleashed In The East
  3. Iron Maiden - Iron Maiden
  4. Saxon - Wheels Of Steel
  5. Venom - Welcome To Hell
  6. Accept - Restless And Wild
  7. Metallica - Ride The Lightning
  8. Slayer - Show No Mercy
  9. Sepultura - Chaos A.D.
  10. Pantera - The Great Southern Trendkill

Essential '90s

  1. Jane's Addiction - Ritual De Lo Habitual
  2. Nirvana - Nevermind
  3. Pantera - Vulgar Display Of Power
  4. Rage Against The Machine - Rage Against The Machine
  5. The Smashing Pumpkins - Siamese Dream
  6. Nine Inch Nails - The Downward Spiral
  7. Green Day - Dookie
  8. The Offspring - Smash
  9. Therapy? - Troublegum
  10. Korn - Korn
  11. Foo Fighters - Foo Fighters
  12. Fear Factory - Demanufacture
  13. Garbage - Garbage
  14. White Zombie - Astro-Creep: 2000
  15. Deftones - Adrenaline
  16. Tool - Aenima
  17. Marilyn Manson - Antichrist Superstar
  18. Placebo - Placebo
  19. Sepultura - Roots
  20. The Prodigy - The Fat Of The Land

Essential Glam

  1. T-Rex - Electric Warrior
  2. David Bowie - The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars
  3. New York Dolls - New York Dolls
  4. Alice Cooper - Million Dollar Babies
  5. Kiss - Kiss
  6. Hollywood Brats - Hollywood Brats
  7. Mötley Crüe - Shout At The Devil
  8. Hanoi Rocks - Two Steps From The Move
  9. Faster Pussycat - Faster Pussycat
  10. Backyard Babies - Total 13

Essential '80s

  1. AC/DC - Back In Black
  2. Black Sabbath - Heaven And Hell
  3. Killing Joke - Killing Joke
  4. Diamond Head - Lightning To The Nations
  5. Motörhead - No Sleep 'Til Hammersmith
  6. Discharge - Hear Nothing, See Nothing, Say Nothing
  7. Iron Maiden - Number Of The Beast
  8. The Cult - Love
  9. Bon Jovi - Slippery When Wet
  10. Metallica - Master Of Puppets
  11. Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill
  12. Celtic Frost - Into The Pandemonium
  13. Guns n'Roses -Appetite For Destruction
  14. The Pixies - Sub Rosa
  15. Sisters Of Mercy - Floodland
  16. Queensrÿche - Operation: Mindcrime
  17. Faith No More - The Real Thing
  18. Aerosmith - Pump
  19. Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Mother's Milk
  20. Masters Of Reality - Masters Of Reality

Essential Black Metal

  1. Venom - Black Metal
  2. Mercyful Fate - Melissa
  3. Hellhammer - Apocalyptic Raids
  4. Bathory - Under The Sign Of The Black Mark
  5. Darkthrone - Under A Funeral Moon
  6. Burzum - Aske
  7. Emperor - In The Nightside Eclipse
  8. Mayhem - De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas
  9. Dimmu Borgir - Stormblast
  10. Cradle Of Filth - Cruelty And The Beast

Essential Death Metal

  1. Celtic Frost - Morbid Tales
  2. Death - Scream Bloody Gore
  3. Carcass - Reek Of Putrefaction
  4. Repulsion - Horrified
  5. Morbid Angel - Altars Of Madness
  6. Obituary - Slowly We Rot
  7. Terrorizer - World Downfall
  8. Atheist - Piece Of Time
  9. Paradise Lost - Lost Paradise
  10. Massacre - From Beyond

Essential Thrash Metal

  1. Metallica - Kill 'Em All
  2. Exodus - Bonded By Blood
  3. Possessed - Seven Churches
  4. Stormtroopers Of Death - Speak English Or Die
  5. Slayer - Reign In Blood
  6. Megadeth - Peace Sells ... But Who's Buying?
  7. Dark Angel - Darkness Descends
  8. Kreator - Pleasure To Kill
  9. Destruction - Eternal Devastation
  10. Anthrax - Among The Living

Essential Stoner & Doom

  1. Saint Vitus - Born Too Late
  2. The Obsessed - Lunar Womb
  3. Trouble - Manic Frustration
  4. Kyuss - Blues For The Red Sun
  5. Sleep - Sleep's Holy Mountain
  6. Cathedral - The Ethereal Mirror
  7. Fu Manchu - In Search Of ...
  8. Acrimony - Tumuli Shroomaroom
  9. Queens Of The Stone Age - Queens Of The Stone Age
  10. Monster Magnet - Powertrip

Essential Hardcore

  1. Black Flag - Damaged
  2. Agnostic Front - Victim In Pain
  3. Corrosion Of Conformity - Animosity
  4. D.R.I. - Dealing With It
  5. Cro-Mags - Age Of Quarrel
  6. Napalm Death - Scum
  7. Fugazi - 13 Songs
  8. Gorilla Biscuits - Start Today
  9. Quicksand - Slip
  10. Civ - Set Your Goals

Essential Industrial

  1. Swans - Cop
  2. Front 242 - Official Version
  3. Prong - Force Fed
  4. Nine Inch Nails - Pretty Hate Machine
  5. Godflesh - Streetcleaner
  6. Revolting Cocks - Beers, Steers & Queers
  7. Ministry - Psalm 69: The Way To Succeed And The Way To Suck Eggs
  8. The Young Gods - TV Sky
  9. Atari Teenage Riot - Delete Yourself
  10. Rammstein - Sehnsucht

Essential Alt-Rock

  1. Flipper - Generic
  2. Hüsker Dü - Candy Apple Grey
  3. Sonic Youth - Sister
  4. Big Black - Atomizer
  5. Dinosaur Jr. - Bug
  6. Fudge Tunnel - Hate Songs In E Minor
  7. Sugar - Copper Blue
  8. Melvins - Houdini
  9. The Afghan Whigs - 1965
  10. Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - Acme

Essential Grunge

  1. Mudhoney - Superfuzz Bigmuff
  2. Tad - God's Balls
  3. Mother Love Bone - Apple
  4. Soundgarden - Badmotorfinger
  5. Temple Of The Dog - Temple Of The Dog
  6. Pearl Jam - Ten
  7. Alice In Chains - Dirt
  8. Nirvana - In Utero
  9. Hole - Live Through This
  10. Screaming Trees - Dust

Essential '70s

  1. Deep Purple - In Rock
  2. Free - Fire And Water
  3. MC5 - Back In The USA
  4. The Stooges - Funhouse
  5. Black Sabbath - Vol 4
  6. Hawkwind - Space Ritual
  7. Lynyrd Skynyrd - Pronounced Le-Nerd Skin-Nerd
  8. Led Zeppelin - Physical Graffiti
  9. Queen - A Night At The Opera
  10. Aerosmith - Toys In The Attic
  11. Boston - Boston
  12. Rush - 2112
  13. Blue Öyster Cult - Agents Of Fortune
  14. Kiss - Destroyer
  15. The Damned - Damned Damned Damned
  16. Thin Lizzy - Live And Dangerous
  17. Van Halen - Van Halen
  18. Rainbow - Long Live Rock 'N' Roll
  19. AC/DC - Highway To Hell
  20. Motörhead - Overkill

Essential Britrock

  1. Wildhearts - Earth Vs The Wildhearts
  2. Manic Street Preachers - The Holy Bible
  3. Terrorvision - How To Make Friends And Influence People
  4. Skunk Anansie - Paranoid & Sunburnt
  5. Bush - Sixteen Stone
  6. Ash - 1977
  7. Reef - Glow
  8. Feeder - Polythene
  9. 3 Colours Red - Revolt
  10. Stereophonics - Performance And Cocktails
The Kerrang! 50 Greatest Punk Albums Ever

As voted for by readers and published in punk special Noise Pollution

1. Sex Pistols - Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols
2. Green Day - Dookie
3. Dead Kennedys - Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables
4. Nirvana - Nevermind
5. The Offspring - Smash
6. Rancid - And Out Come The Wolves
7. Discharge - Hear Nothing See Nothing Say Nothing
8. The Clash - The Clash
9. The Damned - Machine Gun Etiquette
10. Ramones - Ramones
11. NOFX - Punk In Drublic
12. Fugazi - Repeater
13. The Clash - London Calling
14. Blink 182 - Enema Of The State
15. The Stooges - Funhouse
16. Black Flag - Damaged
17. Minor Threat - Complete Discography
18. Iggy & The Stooges - Raw Power
19. The Undertones - The Undertones
20. The Offspring - Americana
21. Bad Brains - Rock For Light
22. Buzzcocks - Love Bites
23. NOFX - Sol Long And Thanks For All The Shoes
24. Crass - The Feeding Of The 5000
25. The Ruts - The Crack
26. The Vandals - Hitler Bad, Vandals Good
27. Operation Ivy - Energy
28. Refused - The Shape Of Punk To Come
29. Rocket From The Crypt - Scream, Dracula, Scream!
30. The Exploited - Punk's Not Dead
31. Cro-Mags - The Age Of Quarrel
32. Quicksand - Manic Compression
33. Descendents - Milo Goes To College
34. Sublime - Sublime
35. The Misfits - Static Age
36. The Mighty Mighty Bosstones - Let's Face It
37. Less Than Jake - Hello Rockview
38. Bad Religion - Suffer
39. The Dwarves - The Dwarves Are Young And Good Looking
40. Supersuckers - The Evil Powers Of Rock n'Roll
41. Social Distortion - White Light White Heat White Trash
42. The Get Up Kids - Something To Write Home About
43. Green Day - Nimrod
44. Will Haven - El Diablo
45. Stiff Little Fingers - Inflammable Material
46. Napalm Death - Scum
47. AFI - Black Sails In The Sunset
48. Poison Idea - Feel The Darkness
49. GBH - Leather Bristles, Studs And Acne
50. Killing Joke - Killing Joke

KERRANG! 100 Greatest Singles Of All Time

 December 14, 2002


1. Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit
2. Korn – Freak On A Leash
3. System Of A Down – Chop Suey!
4. Metallica – Enter Sandman
5. Marilyn Manson – The Beautiful People
6. Red Hot Chili Peppers – Under The Bridge
7. Green Day – Basket Case
8. Blink 182 – All The Small Things
9. Black Sabbath - Paranoid
10. Korn - Blind
11. Slipknot – Wait And Bleed
12. Metallica - One
13. Guns ‘N Roses – Sweet Child O’ Mine
14. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Californication
15. Sex Pistols – Anarchy In The UK
16. The Offspring – Pretty Fly (For A White Guy)
17. Linkin Park – In The End
18. Green Day – Time Of Your Life (Good Riddance)
19. Iron Maiden – Run To The Hills
20. Papa Roach – Last Resort
21. Motorhead – Ace Of Spades
22. Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody
23. Rage Against The Machine – Killing In The Name
24. Deftones – Drive (Far Away)
25. Puddle Of Mudd - Blurry
26. Foo Fighters - Monkeywrench
27. Muse – Plug-in Baby
28. Nirvana – Come As You Are
29. Bowling For Soup – Girl All The Bad Guys Want
30. Sex Pistols – God Save The Queen
31. Korn – Got The Life
32. Nirvana – Heart-Shaped Box
33. Sum 41 – Fat Lip
34. Staind - Outside
35. Metallica – Nothing Else Matters
36. The Offspring – Self Esteem
37. Feeder – Buck Rogers
38. Red Hot Chili Peppers – By The Way
39. Foo Fighters - Everlong
40. Marilyn Manson – Tainted Love
41. System Of A Down - Toxicity
42. Nirvana - Lithium
43. Linkin Park - Crawling
44. Drowning Pool - Bodies
45. Nickelback – How You Remind Me
46. Slipknot – My Plague
47. Faith No More - Epic
48. Guns N’ Roses – Paradise City
49. Soundgarden – Black Hole Sun
50. Blink 182 – What’s My Age Again?
51. Pearl Jam - Alive
52. Weezer – Buddy Holly
53. Muse – New Born
54. Iron Maiden – Number Of The Beast
55. Prodigy - Firestarter
56. AC/DC – Whole Lotta Rosie
57. Deftones – My Own Summer (Shove It)
58. Nine Inch Nails – Perfect Drug
59. The Smashing Pumpkins – Tonight Tonight
60. Rammstein - Sonne
61. Guns N’ Roses – Welcome To The Jungle
62. Amen – The Price Of Reality
63. System Of A Down - Sugar
64. Green Day - Minority
65. Pantera - Walk
66. The Hives – Hate To Say I Told You So
67. Red Hot Chili Peppers – Give It Away
68. Sepultura – Roots Bloody Roots
69. Aerosmith/ Run DMC – Walk This Way
70. Hole – Celebrity Skin
71. Bon Jovi – Livin’ On A Prayer
72. The Smashing Pumpkins – Bullet With Butterfly Wings
73. Marilyn Manson – Disposable Teens
74. Lostprophets – ShinobiVsDragonNinja
75. Limp Bizkit – Rollin’
76. Queens Of The Stone Age – The Lost Art Of Keeping A Secret
77. Marilyn Manson – Fight Song
78. AC/DC – Highway To Hell
79. Jimmy Eat World – The Middle
80. Therapy? – ShortSharpShock EP
81. Rage Against The Machine – Bullet In The Head
82. New Found Glory - My Friends Over You
83. Garbage – Stupid Girl
84. Deftones – Back To School (Mini Maggit)
85. Pearl Jam - Jeremy
86. Placebo – Nancy Boy
87. Korn – Here To Stay
88. The Offspring – All I Want
89. Staind – It’s Been Awhile
90. Jane’s Addiction – Been Caught Stealing
91. Nine Inch Nails – Head Like A Hole
92. The Damned – Smash It Up
93. InMe – Firefly
94. Wildhearts – Suckerpunch
95. Soundgarden – Jesus Christ Pose
96. Iron Maiden – The Trooper
97. Alice Cooper – School’s Out
98. Manic Street Preachers – Motorcycle Emptiness
99. AFI – The Days Of The Phoenix
100. Lit – My Own Worst Enemy

 

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