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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Amazon.com (USA) - The Best of the Decade in Music... So Far (2006) No Order
Austin Town Hall (USA) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 50
Complex (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 66
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 18
Creative Loafing (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 8
Decibel (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 7
Delusions of Adequacy (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 77
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - The 100 All-Time Greatest Albums (2013) 98
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 223
GQ (USA) - The 40 Best Albums of the 21st Century (2003) No Order
HARP (USA) - The 50 Most Essential Albums Since 2001 (2006) 48
Kitsap Sun (USA) - The Top 101 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 58
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 134
Popblerd/bLISTerd (USA) - Top 100 (+50) Albums of the 2000s (2012) 4
Rhapsody (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 22
Gary Mulholland (UK) - 261 Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco (2006) No Order
Kerrang (UK) - The 100 Greatest Rock Albums (2006) 81
NME (UK) - 101 Albums to Hear Before You Die (2014) No Order
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 93
NME (UK) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 15
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Albums 2000-2009 (2012) 36
Q (UK) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 14
Rhythm (UK) - The 50 Greatest Drum Albums (2007) 8
Rock's Back Pages (UK) - Top 176 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 19
State (Ireland) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 35
The Guardian (UK) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 16
The Sun (UK) - Top 40 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 23
Uncut (UK) - Top 150 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 28
Adresseavisen (Norway) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 8
Dagsavisen (Norway) - The 21 Best Albums of the 21st Century (2005) 16
Dagsavisen (Norway) - Top 40 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 30
Helsingin Sanomat (Finland) - 50th Anniversary of Rock (2004) No Order
Sue (Finland) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 7
Digg (Belgium) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 8
OOR (Netherlands) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 5
OOR (The Netherlands) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (2007) 29
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
VPRO (The Netherlands) - 299 Nominations of the Best Album of All Time (2006) No Order
BR Puls (Germany) - Ruhmeshalle (Hall of Fame) No Order
Laut (Germany) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 1
Musikexpress (Germany) - The Best Albums 2000-2015 15
Crossroads (France) - Top 115 Albums of the 2000s (2010) No Order
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 160
FNAC (France) - The Ideal Discography: 823 Indispensables Albums (2015) Key album
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 56
Philippe Manoeuvre (France) - Rock'n'Roll: La Discotèque Idéale (2005) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - 555 Albums from 1954-2014 (2014) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) No Order
Rocksound (France) - Top 150 Albums of Our Lifetime (1992-2006) 30
Mondosonoro (Spain) - Top 50 International Albums of the 2000s (2009) 21
Muzikalia (Spain) - Top 62 Albums of the 2000s (2009) No Order
Rolling Stone & Borders (Australia) - 100 Must Have CDs (2007) No Order
Indie for Bunnies (Italy) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 9
Kalporz (Italy) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 13
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade **
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4 Stars
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 8
Metacritic (Metascore 0-100, Weighted Average of Reviews from USA and UK) 89
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6.5
End of Year Lists
All Music Guide (USA) - Album of the Year No Order
Amazon.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 24
Billboard (USA) - Albums of the Year 2
Blender (USA) - Albums of the Year 12
CultureDose (USA) - Albums of the Year 17
Eye Weekly Canadian Critics Poll - Albums of the Year 6
Gallery of Sound (USA) - Albums of the Year 3
Hybrid (USA) - Albums of the Year No Order
LA Times (USA) - Albums of the Year 4
Launch (USA) - Albums of the Year 9
LostAtSea (USA) - Albums of the Year 15
Rolling Stone (USA) - Albums of the Year 8
Spin (USA) - Albums of the Year 8
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 11
woxy.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 32
Amazon (UK) - Albums of the Year 7
Face (UK) - Albums of the Year 10
Hot Press (Ireland) - Albums of the Year 3
Kerrang (UK) - Albums of the Year 1
Metal Hammer (UK) - Albums of the Year 3
Mojo (UK) - Albums of the Year 3
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 6
Planet Sound (UK) - Albums of the Year 10
Playlouder (UK) - Albums of the Year 4
Q (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Record Collector (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Rough Trade (UK) - Albums of the Year 4
Terrorizer (UK) - Albums of the Year 12
Uncut (UK) - Albums of the Year 31
Drowned in Sound (UK) - Albums of the Year 4
Aftenposten (Norway) - Albums of the Year 1
Aftonbladet (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 31
Dagbladet (Norway) - Albums of the Year 4
Dagsavisen (Norway) - Albums of the Year 1
Rumba (Finland) - Albums of the Year 1
HUMO (Belgium) - Albums of the Year 3
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 1
Eins Live (Germany) - Albums of the Year 6
Intro (Germany) - Albums of the Year 11
Musikexpress/Sounds (Germany) - Albums of the Year 17
Plattentests (Germany) - Albums of the Year 3
Rolling Stone (Germany) - Albums of the Year 16
Spex (Germany) - Albums of the Year 2
Visions (Germany) - Albums of the Year 1
Zündfunk (Germany) - Albums of the Year 6
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Albums of the Year 9
Liberation (France) - Albums of the Year 3
Mondo Sonoro (Spain) - Albums of the Year 4
Kalporz (Italy) - Albums of the Year 10
Metal Shock (Italy) - Albums of the Year 11
Musica (Italy) - Albums of the Year No Order
Rockerilla (Italy) - Albums of the Year 1
Rockstar (Italy) - Albums of the Year 9
Rumore (Italy) - Albums of the Year 1
Tutto Musica (Italy) - Albums of the Year 4
Monitor (Croatia) - Albums of the Year 4