Some of the most notorious rock and metal albums turn 50 this year. Let's take a trip down memory lane, shall we?
It is 1972, "The Godfather" is ruling the box office, and Watergate is dominating the headlines. The following bands/artists don't know it yet but are about to release albums that will soon be a signifying piece of their legacy.
- Alice Cooper, “School's Out”
- David Bowie, “The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars”
- Jethro Tull, “Thick as a Brick”
- Emerson, Lake and Palmer, “Trilogy”
- Lou Reed, “Transformer”
- The Allman Brothers Band, “Eat a Peach”
- The Doobie Brothers, “Toulouse Street”
- The Moody Blues, “Seventh Sojourn”
- The Rolling Stones, “Exile on Main St.”
- Yes, “Close to the Edge”
[Courtesy of Dr. Dave’s Ultimate Prep]
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