Favorites of 1970 - Day 7: Honoring the great year of 1970 with a week's worth of selections (almost all) from that year!
sablespecter's Album of the Year for 1970 (RDF: 100%)
This likely is no surprise to anyone who has looked at the favorites of 1970 and overlaid them with my overall top artists (or anyone that peeked at the hint provided in the preceding selection.
This is one of the very rare albums for which I love every single track, though not every Album of the Year is necessarily an album for which I like every track. In fact, most AotY are not albums with a 100% RDF.
Aside from the fact that I love every song, I think what I love about this is that it made it clear that something very new was emerging in the world of rock. A new sound which reflected very accurately the dimmer world view: there is more to fear in the world than should be known. …