Richard and Linda Thompson
Shoot Out the Lights









Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Bill Shapiro (USA) - The Top 100 Rock Compact Discs (1991) No Order
Blender (USA) - 500 CDs You Must Own Before You Die (2003) No Order
Jimmy Guterman (USA) - The Best Rock and Roll Records (online version) No Order
Kitsap Sun (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the Last 40 Years (2005) 172
Paste (USA) - The 80 Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) 24
Radio WXPN (USA) - The 100 Most Progressive Albums (1996) 44
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 80s (1990) 9
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 332
Rolling Stone (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the Last 20 Years (1987) 24
Spin (USA) - 100 Alternative Albums (1995) 45
The Arizona Republic (USA) - 8 Albums that VH1 Missed (2001) No Order
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Main entry
Ultimate Classic Rock (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1980s (2015) No Order
Continuum Books - 33 1/3: A Series of Books about Critically Acclaimed Albums No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 80 Greatest Albums from the 80s (2007) No Order
Paul Morley (UK) - Words and Music, 5 x 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2003) No Order
Adresseavisen (Norway) - The 100 (+23) Best Albums of All Time (1995) 28
Pop (Sweden) - The World's 100 Best Albums + 300 Complements (1994) 74
Musik Express/Sounds (Germany) - The 100 Masterpieces (1993) 71
MUZIQ (France) - 200 Records for a Dream Collection (2007) No Order
Fred Muller, AudioEnz (New Zealand) - The 10 Best Albums of the Rock Era (2001) 2
Wu Zhengzhong (China?) - A Selection of 100 Rock Classics (1998) No Order
Buscadero (Italy) - The 120 Best Albums of the 1980s (1989) 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 5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 5 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade A
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 0-5 Stars (USA, 1979 and/or 1983) 5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 5 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 10
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 9
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 5 Stars
Le Guide du CD (France) - Ratings from 1 to 4 Stars & "GOLD" (1991-1997) 3 Stars
José Ramón Pardo (Spain) - The 1000 Best Pop-Rock Albums, Ratings 1-5 (1997) 4 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 8
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 2