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The Best Progressive Rock Albums of the 1970s

1.

Pink Floyd - The Dark Side of the Moon
March 1, 1973
Critic Score
100
6 reviews

2.

Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here
September 12, 1975
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

3.

Robert Wyatt - Rock Bottom
July 26, 1974
Critic Score
95
4 reviews

4.

Yes - Close to the Edge
September 13, 1972
Critic Score
95
2 reviews

5.

Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells
May 25, 1973
Critic Score
95
2 reviews

6.

Yes - Fragile
November 26, 1971
Critic Score
94
2 reviews

7.

King Crimson - Red
October 6, 1974
Critic Score
93
3 reviews

8.

Jethro Tull - Aqualung
March 19, 1971
Critic Score
90
3 reviews

11.

Pink Floyd - Live At Pompeii
September 1, 1972
Critic Score
90
1 review

12.

Gentle Giant - Octopus
November 16, 1972
Critic Score
90
1 review

14.

Gentle Giant - Three Friends
April 14, 1972
Critic Score
90
1 review

16.

Caravan - In the Land of Grey and Pink
April 8, 1971
Critic Score
90
1 review

17.

Rush - 2112
April 1, 1976
Critic Score
90
1 review

18.

Gentle Giant - Acquiring the Taste
July 16, 1971
Critic Score
90
1 review

19.

Premiata Forneria Marconi - Per Un Amico
November 0, 1972
Critic Score
90
1 review

22.

Gentle Giant - In a Glass House
September 14, 1973
Critic Score
90
1 review

23.

Tangerine Dream - Force Majeure
February 1, 1979
Critic Score
90
1 review

25.

Gentle Giant - Free Hand
September 1, 1975
Critic Score
90
1 review
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