Albert Ayler
Albert Ayler in Greenwich Village









Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Ben Ratliff (USA) - The 100 (+ Another 100) Most Important Jazz Recordings (2002) 1-100
David Keenan, Sunday Herald (USA) - The 103 Best Albums Ever, Honest (2001) No Order
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 332
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
The Wire (UK) - 100 (+30) Records That Set the World on Fire (1998) No Order
Jazzguide (Germany) - Recommended Records No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 5 Bones
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 0-5 Stars (USA, 1979 and/or 1983) 4 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 8
The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD (6th Ed., 2002), Ratings 1-4 Stars, or a Crown 4 Stars