500 Greatest Albums of All Time

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

Jefferson Airplane, 'Volunteers'
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373/500

373. Jefferson Airplane, 'Volunteers'

RCA Victor, 1969

Guitarist Jorma Kaukonen called Paul Kantner's revolutionary cheerleading "naive," but that didn't prevent the band from delivering this album with sweeping fervor. Also here: the gorgeous "Wooden Ships" and "Eskimo Blue Day," where Grace Slick sings, "The human name doesn't mean shit to a tree."

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