Thursday, 2 August 2012

Tangerine Dream make MOJO Top 50 electronic albums


Tangerine Dream's 1974 album PHAEDRA made in to Mojo magazine's '50 Greatest Electronic records of all time' at No.13 (September 2012 Issue). Apparently they almost chose RICOCHET.

1) Louis and Bebe Barron - Forbidden Planet (1956)
2) The Tornadoes - Telstar (1962)
3) BBC Radiophonic Workshop - Dr Who (1964)
4) Silver Apples - Silver Apples (1968)
5) The Bley-Peacock Synthesizer Show - Revenge(1968)
6) Terry Riley - A Rainbow In Curved Air (1969)
7) White Noise - An Electric Storm (1969)
8) Neu! - Neu! (1972)
9) Roxy Music - Roxy Music (1972)
10) Stevie Wonder - Music Of My Mind (1972)
11) Wendy Carlos - Clockwork Orange (1972)
12) Kraftwerk - Autobahn (1974)
13) Tangerine Dream - Phaedra (1974)
14) Brian Eno - Discreet Music (1975)
15) Jean-Michel Jarre - Oxygen (1976)
16) Augustus Pablo - King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown (1976)
17) Donna Summer - I Feel Love (1977)
18) John Carpenter - Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)
19) David Bowie - Low (1977)
20) Suicide - Suicide (1977)
21) Throbbing Gristle - United (1978)
22) The Normal - TVOD / Warm Leatherette (1978)
23) Tubeway Army - Are 'Friends' Electric (1979)
24) Afrika Bambaataa & the Soul Sonic Force - Planet Rock (1982)
25) Yellow Magic Orchestra - Solid State Survivor (1979)
26) The Human League - Dare! (1981)
27) Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4 (1984)
28) New Order - Blue Monday (1983)
29) Double Dee & Steinski - Lesson 1 (1985)
30) Wayne Smith - Under Mi Sleng Teng (1985)
31) Mr Fingers - Can You Feel It (1986)
32) Massive Attack - Blue Lines (1991)
33) Model 500 - No UFOs (1985)
34) Arthur Russell - World Of Echo (1986)
35) Phuture - Acid Trax (1987)
36) M/A/R/R/S - Punp Up The Volume (1987)
37) Depeche Mode - Violator (1990)
38) The KLF - Chill Out (1990)
39) Lennie De Ice - We Are IE (1991)
40) The Prodigy - Experience (1992)
41) Oval - Wohnton (1993)
42) Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works Vol II (1994)
43) Nine Inch Nails - The Downward Spiral (1994)
44) Burial - Burial (2006)
45) Air - Premiers SymptĂ´mes (1997)
46) Radiohead - Kid A (2000)
47) LCD Soundsystem - Losing My Edge (2002)
48) Hot Chip - The Warning (2006)
49) Animal Collective - Merriweather Post Pavillion (2009)
50) Julia Holter - Ekstasis (2012). Want more news? then join the ZEST Facebook group: Here

1 comment:

  1. No Klaus Schulze...oh well. Great list nonetheless.

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