Your Favourite Featured Album for Tuesday 25th October 2011, 1.30 - 3.30 pm (NSW time) was :
"American Beauty", by Grateful Dead (from 1970)
* What does this album remind you of?
* Who were you with when you first heard music from this album?
* Why does this albums' music sound special to you?
* What were you doing when you first heard music from this album?
* How does hearing songs from this album make you feel?
- American Beauty is the fifth album by the Grateful Dead, and continued the folk rock and country music explored on "Workingman's Dead", and features the lyrics of Robert Hunter prominently.
- In 2003, the album was ranked number 258 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.
- In 1991, Rolling Stone ranked American Beauty's album cover as the 57th best of all time. (Source)
- 1970 in music ... 41 years ago ...