Readers' Poll: The Best Albums of 2012Your picks include releases from Jack White, No Doubt and Bruce Springsteen
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7. Rush, 'Clockwork Angels'
For their 19th full-length studio release, Rush wrote another concept album. Clockwork Angels is a classic quest tale that features the Watchmaker, an overseer who "imposes precision on every aspect of daily life." To top off another banner year for the band, they've been inducted (finally!) into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Now that's quite a concept.