>American Beauty - oftentimes considered their best, it's certainly up there, but "the best of >their studio albums" for the Dead is like "the >tallest building in Maryville, Kansas"
That's "Marysville," and it's this:
I also prefer Truth to Led Zeppelin, but it isn't really for political reasons, I just think it strikes gold slightly more often.
Beck vs. Zeppelin makes for an amusing fight on the songwriting front: you have a guy with near-zero songwriting ability versus a band that stole a lot of stuff.
But, I'm not in any position to talk really--I haven't gotten around to the other Beck albums!!