The Soft Machine
The Soft Machine









Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Paul Gambaccini - The World Critics Best Albums of All Time (1977) 177
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Albums of the 1960s (2017) 182
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums (1974) 40
Record Collector (UK) - 10 Classic Albums from 21 Genres for the 21st Century (2000) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Albums to Hear Before You Die (2007) No Order
Zig Zag (UK) - Gillett & Frith's 100 Essential Rock Albums (1975) No Order
VPRO (The Netherlands) - 299 Nominations of the Best Album of All Time (2006) No Order
Musik Express/Sounds (Germany) - The 100 Masterpieces (1993) 54
Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 8
Crossroads (France) - 100 Essential Albums from 1960-68 (2009) No Order
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 50 Years of Rock'n'Roll (2004) No Order
MUZIQ (France) - 200 Records for a Dream Collection (2007) No Order
Michka Assayas (France) - Albums Missing in "1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die& No Order
Ciao2001 (Italy) - Top Albums of All Time (1972) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 4.5 Bones
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 3.5 Stars
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 6
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2001) 3 Stars
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 3 Stars
Le Guide du CD (France) - Ratings from 1 to 4 Stars & "GOLD" (1991-1997) 4 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 3 Stars
José Ramón Pardo (Spain) - The 1000 Best Pop-Rock Albums, Ratings 1-5 (1997) 3.5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6.5