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Pitchfork's 200 Best Albums of the 1960s

Pitchfork's 200 Best Albums of the 1960s

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199. Donovan - Sunshine Superman

Donovan - Sunshine Superman
August 26, 1966
Critic Score
80
1 review

197. Cecil Taylor - Unit Structures

Cecil Taylor - Unit Structures
January 1, 1966
Critic Score
100
1 review

195. Harry Nilsson - Aerial Ballet

Harry Nilsson - Aerial Ballet
July 15, 1968
Critic Score
90
1 review

193. The Beach Boys - Surfer Girl

The Beach Boys - Surfer Girl
September 16, 1963
Critic Score
60
1 review

191. Amon Düül II - Phallus Dei

Amon Düül II - Phallus Dei
May 1, 1969
Critic Score
90
1 review
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182. Soft Machine - The Soft Machine

Soft Machine - The Soft Machine
December 1, 1968
Critic Score
90
1 review

177. Herbie Hancock - Empyrean Isles

Herbie Hancock - Empyrean Isles
June 24, 1964
Critic Score
100
1 review

173. Duke Ellington - The Far East Suite

Duke Ellington - The Far East Suite
January 1, 1967
Critic Score
60
1 review

170. Rahsaan Roland Kirk - The Inflated Tear

Rahsaan Roland Kirk - The Inflated Tear
June 14, 1968
Critic Score
100
1 review

168. Peter Brötzmann - Machine Gun

Peter Brötzmann - Machine Gun
May 1, 1968
Critic Score
100
1 review

166. The Byrds - The Notorious Byrd Brothers

The Byrds - The Notorious Byrd Brothers
January 15, 1968
Critic Score
82
4 reviews

A band whose entire catalog seemed to come out in 1968, The Byrds have all sorts of different sides to them. Notorious shows us only one: Pot-smoking music.

165. Sonny Rollins - The Bridge

Sonny Rollins - The Bridge
April 7, 1962
Critic Score
90
1 review

162. Dr. John - Gris-Gris

Dr. John - Gris-Gris
January 22, 1968
Critic Score
90
2 reviews

161. White Noise - An Electric Storm

White Noise - An Electric Storm
June 1, 1969
Critic Score
84
3 reviews

157. Merle Haggard - Mama Tried

Merle Haggard - Mama Tried
January 1, 1968
Critic Score
94
2 reviews

155. Moondog - Moondog

Moondog - Moondog
Critic Score
100
1 review

152. Jacques Brel - Ces gens-là

Jacques Brel - Ces gens-là
June 23, 1966
Critic Score
80
1 review
Original Source: http://pitchfork.com/features/lists-and-guides/the-200-best-albums-of-the-1960s/
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