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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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