Women Who Rock: The 50 Greatest Albums of All Time

The fiercest albums that female musicians have given the world

Siouxsie and the Banshees, 'Once Upon A Time'
44/50

44. Siouxsie and the Banshees, 'Once Upon A Time'

Polydor, 1981

Somebody needed to create the ultimate goth archetype. But only one woman had the style, the pretensions, and the demon-queen voice for the job, and she spelled her name with an X.

Essential moment: "Spellbound," a psychedelic guitar meltdown.

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