Tom Waits
Closing Time







Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Treble (USA) - The Best Albums of the 70s, by Year (2005) 9
Classic Rock (UK) - The 150 Greatest Debut Albums Ever (2010) No Order
Hot Press (Ireland) - The 100 Best Albums Ever (2006) 29
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 341
No Ripcord (UK) - Top 100 Debut Albums (2011) 48
David Kleijwegt (Netherlands) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (1999) 75
Nieuwe Revu (Netherlands) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (1994) 75
OOR (Netherlands) - The Best Albums of the 70s (1979) 23
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
Crossroads (France) - 105 Essential Albums from 1973-75 (2009) No Order
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 613
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) 3.5 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade B+
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 0-5 Stars (USA, 1979 and/or 1983) 4 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 3 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4.5 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 4
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 7
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) 3 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 3.5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 5
End of Year Lists
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 28