Archiv für Juli 2009

Top 50 Rock Debuts

1. Are You Experienced? (1967) – Jimi Hendrix Experience

2. Led Zeppelin (1969) – Led Zeppelin

3. The Doors (1967) – Doors

4. Appetite For Destruction (1987) – Guns N‘ Roses

5. My Aim Is True (1977) – Elvis Costello

6. Mr. Tambourine Man (1965) – Byrds

7. The Velvet Underground & Nico (1967) – Velvet Underground

8. Van Halen (1978) – Van Halen

9. Run-D.M.C. (1984) – Run-D.M.C.

10. In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) – King Crimson

11. Boston (1976) – Boston

12. Black Sabbath (1970) – Black Sabbath

13. Music From Big Pink (1968) – The Band

14. Please Please Me (1963) – The Beatles

15. Ramones (1976) – Ramones

16. Kick Out The Jams (1969) – MC5

17. Fresh Cream (1966) – Cream

18. Elvis Presley (1956) – Elvis Presley

19. Chicago Transit Authority (1969) – Chicago

20. Kill ‚Em All (1983) – Metallica

21. Horses (1975) – (Patti Smith Group)

22. Mr. Fantasy (1967) – Traffic

23. Buffalo Springfield (1966) – Buffalo Springfield

24. Vincebus Eruptum (1968) – Blue Cheer

25. Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s The Sex Pistols (1977) – Sex Pistols

26. Dire Straits (1978) – Dire Straits

27. The Stooges (1969) – Stooges

28. The Pretenders (1980) – Pretenders

29. Piper At The Gates Of Dawn (1967) – Pink Floyd

30. Santana (1969) – Santana

31. The Cars (1978) – Cars

32. Freak Out (1966) – Mothers Of Invention

33. Aerosmith (1973) – Aerosmith

34. Can’t Buy A Thrill (1972) – Steely Dan

35. The Who Sings My Generation (1965) – The Who

36. Rolling Stones (1964) – Rolling Stones

37. The Clash (1977) – Clash

38. Licensed To Ill (1986) – Beastie Boys

39. Texas Flood (1983) – Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble

40. Queen (1973) – Queen

41. Look Sharp! (1979) – Joe Jackson

42. Creedence Clearwater Revival (1968) – Creedence Clearwater Revival

43. Dreamboat Annie (1976) – Heart

44. Emerson, Lake & Palmer (1970) – Emerson, Lake & Palmer

45. Eagles (1972) – Eagles

46. Tubular Bells (1973) – Mike Oldfield

47. Steppenwolf (1968) – Steppenwolf

48. Shake Your Money Maker (1990) – Black Crowes

49. Procol Harum (1967) – Procol Harum

50. Rage Against The Machine (1992) – Rage Against The Machine

Top 50 Rock Guitar Albums

1. Are You Experienced – Jimi Hendrix

2. Led Zeppelin II – Led Zeppelin

3. Texas Flood – Stevie Ray Vaughan

4. Van Halen – Van Halen

5. Layla – Derek And The Dominos

6. Electric Ladyland – Jimi Hendrix

7. Blow By Blow – Jeff Beck

8. Surfing With The Alien – Joe Satriani

9. Berry Is On Top – Chuck Berry

10. Disraeli Gears – Cream

11. Machine Head – Deep Purple

12. Passion And Warfare – Steve Vai

13. Appetite For Destruction – Guns N‘ Roses

14. Paranoid – Black Sabbath

15. Fresh Cream – Cream

16. Axis: Bold As Love – Jimi Hendrix

17. Led Zeppelin IV – Led Zeppelin

18. Blizzard Of Ozz – Ozzy Osbourne

19. Dark Side Of The Moon – Pink Floyd

20. Sticky Fingers – The Rolling Stones

21. Rising Force – Yngwie Malmsteen

22. Master Of Puppets – Metallica

23. Ragged Glory – Neil Young & Crazy Horse

24. Wired – Jeff Beck

25. Ah Via Musicom – Eric Johnson

26. Chicago Transit Authority – Chicago

27. Rust In Peace – Megadeth

28. Back In Black – AC/DC

29. The Smoker Your Drink, The Player You Get – Joe Walsh

30. Abraxas – Santana

31. Bluesbreakers With Eric Clapton – John Mayall

32. Yes Album – Yes

33. Rage Against The Machine – Rage Against The Machine

34. Quadrophenia – The Who

35. Exile On Main Street – The Rolling Stones

36. Queen II – Queen

37. Tony MacAlpine – Edge Of Insanity

38. Fair Warning – Van Halen

39. Truth – Jeff Beck

40. Couldn’t Stand The Weather – Stevie Ray Vaughan

41. Joe Satriani – The Extremist

42. Queen – Queen

43. Hemispheres – Rush

44. Let There Be Rock – AC/DC

45. Cricklewood Green – Ten Years After

46. Bridge Of Sighs – Robin Trower

47. Wish You Were Here – Pink Floyd

48. Slowhand – Eric Clapton

49. Screaming For Vengeance – Judas Priest

50. Lights Out – UFO

Top 50 Female Albums

1.  Blue – Joni Mitchell

2.  Lady Soul – Aretha Franklin

3.  Pearl – Janis Joplin

4.  Tapestry – Carole King

5.  Horses – Patti Smith

6.  I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You – Aretha Franklin

7.  Court & Spark – Joni Mitchell

8.  Dusty In Memphis – Dusty Springfield

9.  Pretenders – The Pretenders

10.  Rumours – Fleetwood Mac

11.  Rickie Lee Jones – Rickie Lee Jones

12.  Pieces Of The Sky – Emmylou Harris

13.  At Last! – Etta James

14.  Heart Like A Wheel – Linda Ronstadt

15.  Diamonds & Rust – Joan Baez

16.  The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill – Lauryn Hill

17.  Parallel Lines – Blondie

18.  Hounds Of Love – Kate Bush

19.  Car Wheels On A Gravel Road – Lucinda Williams

20.  Little Earthquakes – Tori Amos

21.  Wrecking Ball – Emmylou Harris

22.  Ladies Of The Canyon – Joni Mitchell

23.  Dreamboat Annie – Heart

24.  Aretha Now – Aretha Franklin

25.  It’s My Way – Buffy Saint-Marie

26.  The Hissing Of Summer Lawns – Joni Mitchell

27.  Nick Of Time – Bonnie Raitt

28.  Sweet Dreams Are Made Of This – Eurythmics

29.  Madeleine Peyroux – Careless Love

30.  Easter – Patti Smith

31.  Jennifer Warnes – Famous Blue Raincoat

32.  Blondie – Blondie

33.  Dry – PJ Harvey

34.  Sheryl Crow – Sheryl Crow

35.  Simple Dreams – Linda Ronstadt

36.  Broken English – Marianne Faithful

37.  Hejira – Joni Mitchell

38.  Madeleine Peyroux – Dreamland

39.  Cassandra Wilson – Blue Light ′til Dawn

40.  I Feel For You – Chaka Khan

41.  Fumbling Towards Ecstasy – Sarah McLachlan

42.  Elite Hotel – Emmylou Harris

43.  Solitude Standing – Suzanne Vega

44.  Rid Of Me – PJ Harvey

45.  Madonna – Madonna

46.  Touch – Eurythmics

47.  Luck Of The Draw – Bonnie Raitt

48.  Bad Girls – Donna Summer

49.  In My Life – Judy Collins

50.  The Kick Inside – Kate Bush

Ende des Loudness-War?

Ist eine Trendwende in Sicht? Vielleicht setzt sich gutes Mastering wieder durch.

Kürzlich erschiene Titel mit hervorragenden Mastering:

Black Sabbath – Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath – Master of Reality
Rod Stewart – Atlantic Crossing
Rod Stewart – A Night on the Town
Neil Young – Archives, Vol. 1

Wikipedia-Artikel: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loudness_war