|Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band (The Beatles)|
Amazingly four of the seven albums in this list are debut albums by a number of the foremost legendary bands in history of rock music. It is a decent indication of simply what a breakthrough year 1967 very was. Who are those four bands? Pink Floyd (who were referred to as The Pink Floyd at the time), The Velvet Underground, The Doors, and also the Jimi Hendrix Experience. Awesome!
These nice albums are listed by their title alphabetically.
Absolutely Free by The Mothers of Invention (Frank Zappa) - This album might be checked out as just a "joke" (and sadly many folks do dismiss Zappa's music as simply that) however the music is simply too smart to be dismissed in that kind of method. This the proper album for anyone who is below the confusion that '67 was solely concerning "flower power." Frank Zappa with his band brought the weird with a unique force, however he additionally brought sophistication and complexity. The music on completely Free typically referenced Stravinsky and alternative classical music.
|Absolutely Free by The Mothers of Invention (Frank Zappa)|
Are You Experienced? by The Jimi Hendrix Experience - This was Hendrix's debut album and really is the best way to begin a career. It contained the classic Hendrix tunes like "Manic Depression," "Foxy Lady," & "Red House" (these are literally the primary 3 songs on the album) at the side of "Fire" and in fact the title track. It's positively an excellent album. while not a doubt one of the seven essential LPs of '67.
|Are You Experienced? by The Jimi Hendrix Experience|
The Doors by The Doors - The band's debut album. Recorded in 1966 and released in January of '67. It includes a number of the band's most renowned like "Break On Through (To The Other Side)", "The Crystal Ship," "Light My Fire," & "The End." It really is The Doors best album.
|The Doors by The Doors|
Magical Mystery Tour by The Beatles - many people said that it is not the masterpiece that Sgt. Pepper is, hence it was an EP instead of an album. However it still contains an entire ton of unbelievable songs like "The Fool on the Hill" & "I Am The Walrus" & "Blue Jay Way."
|Magical Mystery Tour by The Beatles|
Piper at the Gates of Dawn by The Pink Floyd - This was Pink Floyd before they got rid of Syd Barrett (due to his mental problems and erratic behavior) and also the The at the start of their name. The later band's leader David Gilmour hadn't join the band at this time. In some ways that they were a very totally different band than the one that may become massively popular within the Nineteen Seventies with Dark Side of the Moon album. However whereas they are doing sound very totally different, the seeds for the '70s Pink Floyd may be heard during this album that in it's own right is brilliant. If you're inquisitive about experimental psychedelic music then you want to hear this album.
|Piper at the Gates of Dawn by The Pink Floyd|
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles - generally folks say Sgt. Pepper album is overrated by the fans, critics and general audience. But actually, in this album we can listen to many beautiful songs like "Lucy In the Sky with Diamonds," "With a Little Help From My Friends," & "A Day In the Life" can't be overrated. it absolutely was an enormous breakthrough for The Beatles, not such a lot in that the songs were higher or maybe a lot of complicated (listen to Revolver once all) however as a result of the songs all work along during a new method. Sgt. Pepper was the arrival of the album as "art" and not simply a group of songs. It still stands up as an improbable work of art these days.
|The Velvet Underground & Nico by The Velvet Underground|
The Velvet Underground & Nico by The Velvet Underground wasn't a large industrial success however it's arguably the foremost influential album on this very list. The songs in the album are "Sunday Morning," "Heroin," "I'm Waiting For the Man," & "European Son," among its eleven tracks.