Pinball and classic rock have been inextricably linked since 1969, thanks to the Who and their opus Tommy, which highlighted the savant nature of the titular lead character.

It's no surprise that in the years since (and even before) then, a select number of superstar bands have been immortalized in the arcades. But whether players indulge in the simple gameplay of primitive '70s machines or navigate the digitally enhanced bells and whistles of modern pinball, it's abundantly clear: These 10 classic rock pinball machines stand tall above the rest.

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