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New Age Magazine 25 Influential Ambient CDs

"In a 2002 survey by Jeff Towne and Peter Manzi for the (now defunct) New Age Voice Magazine, musicians, DJs, critics, promoters, and record label owners were asked to list the recordings that were most influential on the world of ambient music. The top 25 CDs recordings were selected."

http://www.echoes.org/Beyond-Ambient25.html

1. Brian Eno - Ambient 1: Music for Airports
2. Steve Roach - Dreamtime Return
3. Wendy Carlos - Sonic Seasonings
4. Steve Roach - Structures of Silence
5. Michael Stearns - Planetary Unfolding
6. Brian Eno - Ambient 4: On Land
7. John Serrie - And the Stars Go With You
8. Terry Riley - A Rainbow in Curved Air
9. Harold Budd and Brian Eno - The Pearl
10. Steve Hillage - Rainbow Dome Musick
11. Paul Horn - Inside the Taj Mahal
12. Tangerine Dream - Rubycon
13. Harold Budd and Brian Eno - Ambient 2: The Plateaux of Mirror
14. Klaus Schulze - Mirage
15. Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 85-92
16. Klaus Schultze - Timewind
17. Tangerine Dream - Phaedra
18. Steve Reich - Music for 18 Musicians
19. Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells
20. Miles Davis - In a Silent Way
21. Ashra - New Age on Earth
22. Global Communication - 76:14
23. The Orb - The Orb's Adventures Beyond the Ultraworld
24. Constance Demby - Novus Magnificat
25. Peter Gabriel - Passion