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INTERMISSION 3

The third 50 of The Electric Bible‘s 500 essential albums, listed in chronological order: T-REX “ELECTRIC WARRIOR” (1971)LED ZEPPELIN “FOUR” (1971)BLACK SABBATH “MASTER OF REALITY” (1971)BUDGIE “BUDGIE” (1971)DEEP PURPLE “MACHINE HEAD” (1971)EGISTO MACCHI “I FUTURIBILI” (1971)CLUSTER “CLUSTER” (1971)NEU! “NEU!” (1971)FAUST “FAUST” (1971)SILBERBART “4 TIMES SOUND RAZING” (1971)ASH RA TEMPEL “ASH RA TEMPEL” (1971)CAN “TAGO MAGO” (1971)LITTLE FEAT “SAILIN SHOES” (1971)BIG STAR “#1…

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INTERMISSION 2

The second 50 of The Electric Bible‘s 500 essential albums, listed in chronological order: CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL “BAYOU COUNTRY” (1968)MC5 “KICK OUT THE JAMS” (1968)FLYING BURRITO BROTHERS “GILDED PALACE OF SIN” (1968)DILLARD & CLARK “OUT ON THE SIDE” (1968-69)SILVER APPLES “OSCILLATIONS” (1968-69)CAPTAIN BEEFHEART “DOCTOR DARK” (1968-69)LARRY CORYELL “SEX” (1968-69)ROLLING STONES “LET IT BLEED” (1968-69)LED ZEPPELIN “DAZED AND CONFUSED” (1968-70)TEMPTATIONS “PSYCHEDELIC SOUL” (1968-72)PHAROAH SANDERS “KARMA”…

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THE ELECTRIC BIBLE | INTERMISSION

The first 50 of The Electric Bible‘s 500 essential albums, listed in chronological order: ELVIS PRESLEY “MYSTERY TRAIN” (1954-55)HOWLIN’ WOLF “EVIL” (1954-60)BO DIDDLEY “I’M BAD” (1955-57)CHUCK BERRY “ROCK AND ROLL MUSIC” (1955-57)VARIOUS “SUNGLASSES AFTER DARK” (1955-59)ORNETTE COLEMAN “FREE JAZZ” (1960)VARIOUS “SURF BEAT” (1962-63)VARIOUS “NUGGETS” (1963-68)ALBERT AYLER “HOLY GHOSTS” (1964)THE SHANGRI-LAS “L.U.V.” (1964-66)VARIOUS “NUGGETS : UK” (1964-69)JOHN COLTRANE “OM” (1965)BOB DYLAN “BRINGING IT ALL BACK HOME”…

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THE ELECTRIC BIBLE | INTRODUCTION

500 ESSENTIAL POPULAR MUSIC ALBUMS (1954-1999) Have you ever wondered why “top 500 album” lists like those offered by Rolling Stone magazine and others are always filled with boring crap? So do we, which is why we asked the cultural historians at Fabbrica Sodoma to…

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