500 Greatest Albums of All Time

Rolling Stone's definitive list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

MC5, 'Kick Out the Jams'
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294. MC5, 'Kick Out the Jams'

Elektra, 1969

It's the ultimate rock salute: "Kick out the jams, motherfuckers!" Recorded live in Detroit by Rob Tyner and his anarchist crew, Kick Out the Jams writhes and hollers with the belief in rock & roll as civil disobedience. The proof: It was banned by a Michigan department store.

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