Simple Minds
New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84)









Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Classic Rock & Metal Hammer (UK) - The 200 Greatest Albums of the 80s (2006) No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - 261 Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco (2006) No Order
Melody Maker (UK) - Significant Albums from '82 and '85 (1989) No Order
The Scotsman (Scotland, UK) - The 100 Best Scottish Albums of All Time (2003) 20
The Times (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1993) 57
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Albums of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 1
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
Best (France) - Top 50 Albums of the 80s (1990) 17
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 677
FNAC (France) - The Ideal Discography: 823 Indispensables Albums (2015) Other
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Nicolas Dupuy (France) - The 100 Best Rock Albums (2010) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The 250 Best Albums from 1966-1991 (1991) No Order
Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - The Best Albums of the 80s (1990) No Order
Ondarock (Italy) - Rock Milestones (albums added every month) No Order
Rockstar (Italy) - The 100 Albums of the 80s (1989) 40
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) 5 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade C+
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 3 Stars
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 8
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) 4 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 4 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6
End of Year Lists
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 36
Sounds (UK) - Albums of the Year 3
Schlager (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 10
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 2
Rockerilla (Italy) - Albums of the Year 4