All art is subjective. One man's lobster telephone is another man's load of old bobbins.
However, there are some moments in time where an album comes along and unifies everybody. Surely, it can't be hard for professional critics to spot a classic?
The archives of a classic publication like Rolling Stone must be full of glowing reviews for classic records. Right?
Or not, as our gallery shows. Especially if you were writing for Rolling Stone.
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