Kerrang Critics Top Albums 1983-2007

A Listmania! list by Michael Mahoney (South Wales)
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Pyromania
1.  Pyromania by Def Leppard
The list author says:
  "A turning point for the Lepps. America was to fall at their feet. The rest is history."
£7.86   Used & New from: £2.25
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (47 customer reviews)

1984
2.  1984 by Van Halen
The list author says:
  "Van Halen go POP! Some good stuff here despite 'Jump'"
£6.71   Used & New from: £1.98
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

Reckless
3.  Reckless by Bryan Adams
The list author says:
  "A strange choice by the K crtiics. A fine album but not strictly heavy. A scant year perhaps."
£7.65   Used & New from: £1.00
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews)

Eat 'em and Smile
4.  Eat 'em and Smile by David Lee Roth
The list author says:
  "Ex Van Halen singers first solo album - worth buying for Yankee Rose alone."
£7.89   Used & New from: £4.06
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

Permanent Vacation
5.  Permanent Vacation by Aerosmith
The list author says:
  "One of Aerosmith's finest moments with some classic hits."
£5.30   Used & New from: £2.00
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Out of the Silent Planet
6.  Out of the Silent Planet by King's X
The list author says:
  "Categorised as 'New Age' rock then, sounds a little dated today but for lovers of old style rock it's a must."
£9.63   Used & New from: £2.89
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

The Real Thing
7.  The Real Thing by Faith No More
The list author says:
  "Ground-breaking album which stands alone."
£5.33   Used & New from: £2.64
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

Seasons In The Abyss
8.  Seasons In The Abyss by Slayer
The list author says:
  "Setting the standard for agressive metal."
£13.55   Used & New from: £2.92
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

Metallica
9.  Metallica by Metallica
The list author says:
  "The metal album. No more to say"
£9.99   Used & New from: £1.49
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (244 customer reviews)

Dirt
10.  Dirt by Alice In Chains
The list author says:
  "A grunge classic which everyone should own. No other band sound like this one."
£5.97   Used & New from: £2.79
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews)

Vs.
11.  Vs. by Pearl Jam
The list author says:
  "PJ riding the wave of grunge. It's not a 'Ten' but a fine album nonetheless."
£7.32   Used & New from: £1.05
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (46 customer reviews)

Troublegum
12.  Troublegum by Therapy?
The list author says:
  "The Irish lads in their finest hour."
£5.05   Used & New from: £1.07
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

Foo Fighters
13.  Foo Fighters by Foo Fighters
The list author says:
  "The start of the FF legend. Mediocre by the standard of what was to follow."
£8.87   Used & New from: £3.76
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews)

Dust
14.  Dust by Screaming Trees
The list author says:
  "Mark Lanegan has recently worked with QOTSA. This was his band at the advent of grunge.."
£7.04   Used & New from: £1.89
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

The Colour And The Shape
15.  The Colour And The Shape by Foo Fighters
The list author says:
  "Still their best album."
£4.99   Used & New from: £2.14
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (128 customer reviews)

Powertrip
16.  Powertrip by Monster Magnet
The list author says:
  "Stone rock riff orgy!"
£7.28   Used & New from: £1.48
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

There Is Nothing Left To Lose
17.  There Is Nothing Left To Lose by Foo Fighters
The list author says:
  "A cut above most other bands. Well worth a listen"
£8.91   Used & New from: £0.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (127 customer reviews)

Rated R
18.  Rated R by Queens Of The Stone
The list author says:
  "A classic album. No fillers here."
£59.31

Lateralus
19.  Lateralus by Tool
The list author says:
  "A God of an album! Compulsory listening for any hard rock/metal devotee."
£13.85   Used & New from: £8.49
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (152 customer reviews)

Songs For The Deaf
20.  Songs For The Deaf by Queens Of The Stone Age
The list author says:
  "A belter of an album. These lads march to their own tune. And what a tune!"
£5.99   Used & New from: £1.83
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (135 customer reviews)

Permission To Land
21.  Permission To Land by The Darkness
The list author says:
  "Oh dear. Of it's time...which was about 1978!"
£2.72   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (305 customer reviews)

Leviathan
22.  Leviathan by Mastodon
The list author says:
  "Shouty 'full on' metal. It's intense and in your face."
£9.68   Used & New from: £6.09
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

Ascendancy
23.  Ascendancy by Trivium
The list author says:
  "Shouty metal with added widdly guitar"
£3.99   Used & New from: £1.05
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (131 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Louder Now [U.S. Version]
24.  Louder Now [U.S. Version] by Taking Back Sunday
The list author says:
  "It's all good!"
£4.99   Used & New from: £0.92
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

Puzzle
25.  Puzzle by Biffy Clyro
The list author says:
  "Biffy get commercial in a Foo Fighters styley."
£3.80   Used & New from: £1.07
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (92 customer reviews)

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