In which Genesis cause controversy and dismay by turning their hand to shorter, more pop-orientated songs
New York’s finest thrashers Anthrax celebrate 30 years of being Antisocial with this State Of Euphoria reissue
Girlschool didn’t so much sound like they might scratch your eyes out as boot you in the balls and nick your beer
Strictly speaking, Tommy wasn't the first rock opera. But it's the one that catapulted The Who into the major leagues
Conceived as a stop-gap release, the second Guns N’ Roses album remains a remarkable one-off – in every sense.
Norways’s progressive pioneers In The Woods... settle for a wistful stroll on Cease The Day
"It’s absolutely amazing. Every single song on there is brilliant." Iron Maiden's Steve Harris on Be Bop Deluxe's Sunburst Finish
At a time when rock was increasingly looking beyond its own frontiers for inspiration, Living Colours' Vivid was a genre-mashing stake in the ground