Classic Rock Issue 259

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Published 5th February

In this issue’s cover feature we choose The Real Greatest Albums Of The 60s, one of the greatest decades for rock music, producing a swathe of landmark, influential and simply magnificent albums. After much debate and deliberation, we’ve chosen the top 100. We also look at some of the artists whose records are among them, including the Jimi Hendrix Experience, whose dazzling second album here gets the recognition it deserves. Free – we look at the road to Tons Of Sobs, the debut album from one of the truly great bands to come out if late-60s Britain. Mott The Hoople and their incendiary debut album. John Mayall faced the unenviable task of following his landmark Beano album. Many say the result, A Hard Road, is just as good. Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson on Stand Up, the prog legends’ pivotal, game-shifting second album…