Tangerine Dream Hitlist

The Tadream mailbox community has been consulted to rank all Tangerine Dream Albums (no bootlegs, singles etc...) according to the following poll scheme:

5 - excellent
4 - almost perfect
3 - nothing special, but o.k.
2 - not so good
1 - real bad

Here are the momentary results. The lists gives you a complete statistics (numbers of 1 - ranking, 2 - ranking etc.), the number of votes and the number of total votes, as well as the average value. The first list is ordered by album (chronologically until 'Tyranny of Beauty', followed bysoundtracks), the second by average value.

Momentary top 3:

1) Force Majeure
2) Logos
3) Encore

(December 12th, 1995).

Visit my homepage or Tangerine Dream page. You can have a look on all individual rankings here.

Here's the list:

 Electronic Meditation          |  11  12   5   1   1  |  30 out of 42 av.:1.97
 Alpha Centauri                 |   2  17   3   3   0  |  25 out of 42 av.:2.28
 Zeit                           |   5  12   6   1   3  |  27 out of 42 av.:2.44
 Atem                           |   4  13   5   1   2  |  25 out of 42 av.:2.36
 Green Desert                   |   0   3  17   7   4  |  32 out of 42 av.:3.28
 Phaedra                        |   4   4  10  10  11  |  39 out of 42 av.:3.51
 Rubycon                        |   2   3  14   9  10  |  38 out of 42 av.:3.58
 Ricochet                       |   1   0   8  15  15  |  39 out of 42 av.:4.10
 Stratosfear                    |   0   0  13  17   8  |  38 out of 42 av.:3.87
 Encore                         |   0   1   3  24  13  |  41 out of 42 av.:4.20
 Cyclone                        |   6   7  17   7   1  |  38 out of 42 av.:2.74
 Force Majeure                  |   0   0   6  15  18  |  39 out of 42 av.:4.31
 Tangram                        |   0   3   9  11  14  |  37 out of 42 av.:3.97
 Quichotte- Live East Berlin '8 |   0   0   9   7   6  |  22 out of 42 av.:3.86
 Pergamon - Live East Berlin '8 |   0   0  11  11  10  |  32 out of 42 av.:3.97
 Exit                           |   0   2  13  12   9  |  36 out of 42 av.:3.78
 White Eagle                    |   1   1  12  18   7  |  39 out of 42 av.:3.74
 Logos - Live at the Dominion   |   0   0   8  11  19  |  38 out of 42 av.:4.29
 Hyperborea                     |   0   4  13  16   4  |  37 out of 42 av.:3.54
 Poland                         |   1   1   9  13  14  |  38 out of 42 av.:4.00
 Le Parc                        |   0   4  14  13   6  |  37 out of 42 av.:3.57
 Underwater Sunlight            |   0   0   9  12  16  |  37 out of 42 av.:4.19
 Tyger                          |   3   4  11  10   6  |  34 out of 42 av.:3.35
 Tyger remix                    |   0   2   7   5   2  |  16 out of 42 av.:3.44
 Canyon Dreams                  |   2   5  17   8   3  |  35 out of 42 av.:3.14
 Livemiles                      |   2   1   8  18   5  |  34 out of 42 av.:3.68
 Optical Race                   |   2   6  13   9   7  |  37 out of 42 av.:3.35
 Lily On the Beach              |   3   9  13   8   3  |  36 out of 42 av.:2.97
 Melrose                        |   3   5  14  12   4  |  38 out of 42 av.:3.24
 Rockoon                        |   5   6  16   8   1  |  36 out of 42 av.:2.83
 220 Volts Live                 |   3   5   9   9   7  |  33 out of 42 av.:3.36
 Turn of the Tides              |   4   5  14   4   3  |  30 out of 42 av.:2.90
 Tyranny of Beauty              |   3   4  10   5   5  |  27 out of 42 av.:3.19
 Sorcerer                       |   0   3  11  12   6  |  32 out of 42 av.:3.66
 Thief                          |   0   2  13  13   6  |  34 out of 42 av.:3.68
 Wavelength                     |   0   8   6   6   1  |  21 out of 42 av.:3.00
 Risky Business                 |   1   3   9   7   1  |  21 out of 42 av.:3.19
 Firestarter                    |   0   6   9   7   3  |  25 out of 42 av.:3.28
 Flashpoint                     |   0   2  11   6   4  |  23 out of 42 av.:3.52
 Heartbreakers                  |   0   7   6   3   1  |  17 out of 42 av.:2.88
 Legend                         |   1   1   3   4   2  |  11 out of 42 av.:3.45
 Shy People                     |   1   7   6   4   1  |  19 out of 42 av.:2.84
 Near Dark                      |   0   3  10   5   3  |  21 out of 42 av.:3.38
 Three O'Clock High             |   6   6   0   3   0  |  15 out of 42 av.:2.00
 Miracle Mile                   |   2   3  11   5   6  |  27 out of 42 av.:3.37
 Destination Berlin             |   4   4   8   1   2  |  19 out of 42 av.:2.63
 Dead Solid Perfect             |   4   5   2   0   0  |  11 out of 42 av.:1.82
 The Man Inside                 |   0   0   7   3   1  |  11 out of 42 av.:3.45
 The Park Is Mine               |   0   5   6   5   1  |  17 out of 42 av.:3.12
 Deadly Care                    |   5   2   4   0   0  |  11 out of 42 av.:1.91
 Catch Me If You Can            |   1   6   2   1   1  |  11 out of 42 av.:2.55
  
 sorted results: 
  
 Force Majeure                  |   0   0   6  15  18  |  39 out of 42 av.:4.31
 Logos - Live at the Dominion   |   0   0   8  11  19  |  38 out of 42 av.:4.29
 Encore                         |   0   1   3  24  13  |  41 out of 42 av.:4.20
 Underwater Sunlight            |   0   0   9  12  16  |  37 out of 42 av.:4.19
 Ricochet                       |   1   0   8  15  15  |  39 out of 42 av.:4.10
 Poland                         |   1   1   9  13  14  |  38 out of 42 av.:4.00
 Tangram                        |   0   3   9  11  14  |  37 out of 42 av.:3.97
 Pergamon - Live East Berlin '8 |   0   0  11  11  10  |  32 out of 42 av.:3.97
 Stratosfear                    |   0   0  13  17   8  |  38 out of 42 av.:3.87
 Quichotte- Live East Berlin '8 |   0   0   9   7   6  |  22 out of 42 av.:3.86
 Exit                           |   0   2  13  12   9  |  36 out of 42 av.:3.78
 White Eagle                    |   1   1  12  18   7  |  39 out of 42 av.:3.74
 Livemiles                      |   2   1   8  18   5  |  34 out of 42 av.:3.68
 Thief                          |   0   2  13  13   6  |  34 out of 42 av.:3.68
 Sorcerer                       |   0   3  11  12   6  |  32 out of 42 av.:3.66
 Rubycon                        |   2   3  14   9  10  |  38 out of 42 av.:3.58
 Le Parc                        |   0   4  14  13   6  |  37 out of 42 av.:3.57
 Hyperborea                     |   0   4  13  16   4  |  37 out of 42 av.:3.54
 Flashpoint                     |   0   2  11   6   4  |  23 out of 42 av.:3.52
 Phaedra                        |   4   4  10  10  11  |  39 out of 42 av.:3.51
 Legend                         |   1   1   3   4   2  |  11 out of 42 av.:3.45
 The Man Inside                 |   0   0   7   3   1  |  11 out of 42 av.:3.45
 Tyger remix                    |   0   2   7   5   2  |  16 out of 42 av.:3.44
 Near Dark                      |   0   3  10   5   3  |  21 out of 42 av.:3.38
 Miracle Mile                   |   2   3  11   5   6  |  27 out of 42 av.:3.37
 220 Volts Live                 |   3   5   9   9   7  |  33 out of 42 av.:3.36
 Tyger                          |   3   4  11  10   6  |  34 out of 42 av.:3.35
 Optical Race                   |   2   6  13   9   7  |  37 out of 42 av.:3.35
 Green Desert                   |   0   3  17   7   4  |  32 out of 42 av.:3.28
 Firestarter                    |   0   6   9   7   3  |  25 out of 42 av.:3.28
 Melrose                        |   3   5  14  12   4  |  38 out of 42 av.:3.24
 Risky Business                 |   1   3   9   7   1  |  21 out of 42 av.:3.19
 Tyranny of Beauty              |   3   4  10   5   5  |  27 out of 42 av.:3.19
 Canyon Dreams                  |   2   5  17   8   3  |  35 out of 42 av.:3.14
 The Park Is Mine               |   0   5   6   5   1  |  17 out of 42 av.:3.12
 Wavelength                     |   0   8   6   6   1  |  21 out of 42 av.:3.00
 Lily On the Beach              |   3   9  13   8   3  |  36 out of 42 av.:2.97
 Turn of the Tides              |   4   5  14   4   3  |  30 out of 42 av.:2.90
 Heartbreakers                  |   0   7   6   3   1  |  17 out of 42 av.:2.88
 Shy People                     |   1   7   6   4   1  |  19 out of 42 av.:2.84
 Rockoon                        |   5   6  16   8   1  |  36 out of 42 av.:2.83
 Cyclone                        |   6   7  17   7   1  |  38 out of 42 av.:2.74
 Destination Berlin             |   4   4   8   1   2  |  19 out of 42 av.:2.63
 Catch Me If You Can            |   1   6   2   1   1  |  11 out of 42 av.:2.55
 Zeit                           |   5  12   6   1   3  |  27 out of 42 av.:2.44
 Atem                           |   4  13   5   1   2  |  25 out of 42 av.:2.36
 Alpha Centauri                 |   2  17   3   3   0  |  25 out of 42 av.:2.28
 Three O'Clock High             |   6   6   0   3   0  |  15 out of 42 av.:2.00
 Electronic Meditation          |  11  12   5   1   1  |  30 out of 42 av.:1.97
 Deadly Care                    |   5   2   4   0   0  |  11 out of 42 av.:1.91
 Dead Solid Perfect             |   4   5   2   0   0  |  11 out of 42 av.:1.82
             
 Thanks to all who participated, namely: 
    
  "FIFE::" [at] MSIM.CO.UK Thu Jul  6 07:16:52 1995                     
  sto [at] ion.le.ac.uk Thu Jun 29 12:57:45 1995                        
  richard [at] wg.icl.co.uk Thu Jun 29 14:19:27 1995                    
  72241.2313 [at] compuserve.com Thu Jun 29 15:48:56 1995               
  stefanm.atc [at] gao.gov Thu Jun 29 19:14:42 1995                     
  SJazzman [at] aol.com Thu Jun 29 22:28:04 1995                        
   [at] msmgate.m30x.nbg.scn.de:HJ2743 [at] denbgm3xm.scnn1.msmgate.m30x.nbg.
  witlu [at] mimuw.edu.pl Fri Jun 30 16:31:41 1995                      
  craigs [at] pyramid.com Fri Jun 30 16:50:02 1995                      
  jlhui [at] HK.Super.NET Fri Jun 30 19:22:25 1995                      
   [at] post.demon.co.uk:carl [at] carlos1.demon.co.uk Fri Jun 30 19:48:29 19
  absint!echoiniere [at] comback.login.qc.ca Sat Jul  1 00:49:21 1995   
  DWEPPNER [at] delphi.com Sat Jul  1 01:34:33 1995                     
  moik [at] ivev.bau.tu-bs.de Sat Jul  1 11:29:57 1995                  
  SteveG1119 [at] aol.com Sat Jul  1 19:17:58 1995                      
  speng [at] teleview.com.sg Sun Jul  2 14:28:09 1995                   
  PhilPDX [at] aol.com Sun Jul  2 21:19:28 1995                         
  throop [at] bogart.Colorado.EDU Sun Jul  2 23:59:23 1995              
  draco [at] mail.hvs.com Mon Jul  3 10:07:12 1995                      
  peterc [at] dub.comm.mot.com Mon Jul  3 14:07:20 1995                 
  markbe [at] dub.comm.mot.com Mon Jul  3 14:17:21 1995                 
  Hans-Joerg.Stengel [at] Chemie.uni-giessen.de Tue Jul  4 13:25:03 1995
  seanm [at] atlas.geomatics.com Wed Jul  5 20:33:29 1995               
  jjgeerts [at] worldxs.worldaccess.nl Wed Jul  5 23:18:40 1995         
  rtrout [at] earthlink.net Thu Jul  6 04:00:58 1995                    
  brian_kirby [at] prenhall.com Thu Jul  6 05:35:40 1995                
  boojum [at] tweety.sna.com Thu Jul  6 08:50:35 1995                   
  HYRE1 [at] MUVMS6.MU.WVNET.EDU Thu Jul  6 17:19:39 1995               
  paule [at] ariel.ucs.unimelb.edu.au Fri Jul  7 08:51:39 1995          
  Norris159 [at] aol.com Sun Jul  9 05:28:54 1995                      
  ??? you mailed to tadream. I've lost your ID - respond, please   
  DJHaley [at] aol.com Tue Jul 11 20:48:25 1995                         
  roehl [at] chemie.uni-hamburg.d400.de Tue Aug  1 09:04:50 1995        
  ptison [at] cam.org Thu Aug  3 21:04:01 1995                          
  bb.maus.de!Klaus_Beschorner [at] eisbaer.bb.bawue.de Sat Aug  5 17:34:
  stpbsch [at] ibm.net Fri Aug 25 23:24:14 1995                         
  Sylvain.Petitjean [at] loria.fr Thu Aug 31 18:06:56 1995              
  Didier.Gemmerle [at] loria.fr Tue Nov 28 12:17:38 1995                
  0308184346-0001 [at] T-online.de Sun Oct  8 14:45:56 1995             
  Doug [at] gnn.com Mon Oct  9 13:35:20 1995                            
  ahti [at] win.goodwin.ee Tue Dec 12 01:50:56 1995                     
  
 Some of you could not resist to rank Quinona  and The Keep with 5 or even 5+