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Top 10 Albums of All Time?

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    The Smiths - Strangeways, Here We Come
    Roxy Music - For Your Pleasure
    Julian Cope - World Shut Your Mouth
    Talk Talk - Spirit of Eden
    Serge Gainsbourg - Histoire de Melody Nelson
    Pharaoh Sanders - Karma
    Super Furry Animals - Rings Around the World
    Streetlight Manifesto - We Will Fall Together
    The The - Soul Mining
    椎名 林檎 - 加爾基 精液 栗ノ花

    and a few that didn't quite make the list:

    The Smiths - The Queen is Dead
    Can - Future Days
    The Beatles - Revolver
    Julian Cope - Jehovahkill
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    1. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - The Beatles
    (as much as it kills me not to put the Chilis as number 1)
    2. Californication - Red Hot Chili Peppers
    3. Appetite for Destruction - Guns N Roses
    4. The Ultimate Experience - Jimi Hendrix (do compilations count?)
    5. Sunrise Over Sea - John Butler Trio
    6. Kind of Blue - Miles Davis
    7. Dynamite - Jamiroquai (yes, really)
    8. Dark Side of the Moon - Pink Floyd
    9. Back in Black - AC/DC
    10. My Generation - The Who
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    (Original post by Jim_Reid)

    The stone roses-The stone roses
    the smiths-meat is murder
    the beatles-abbey road
    simon and garfunkel-sounds of silence
    rolling stones-sticky fingers
    the byrds-fifth dimension
    oasis-definitely maybe
    the jesus and mary chain-darklands
    beach boys-pet sounds
    jimi hendrix-are you experienced
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    (Original post by electric-wars)
    What are your 10 favourite albums of all time?

    Mine would be:
    The Fool & Exquisite Corpse (EP) - Warpaint (I know it's cheating to count them as one but they are both too perfect to have a first and second)
    Midnight Boom - The Kills
    Knives Don't Have Your Back - Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton
    For Emma, Forever Ago - Bon Iver
    Teen Dream - Beach House
    Los Angeles - Flying Lotus
    Grow Up & Blow Away - Metric
    Crooks & Lovers - Mount Kimbie
    Bellow - Sister Crayon
    Smother - Wild Beasts

    Also throw in some Arthur Russell.

    That should totally be in every ones top ten- it's a magnificent album.
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    Pink Floyd - Dark Side of the Moon
    Pink Floyd - Meddle
    Jethro Tull - Thick as a Brick
    Jethro Tull - Minstrel in the Gallery
    Genesis - Selling England by the Pound
    Genesis - Trick of the Tail
    Fleetwood Mac - Rumours
    Yes - Fragile
    King Crimson - In the Court of the Crimson King
    Kraftwerk - Radio-Activity

    In no particular order. Pretty much sums it up.
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    dug this up cos it's interesting to see how my tastes changed in 6 months.

    September 2011

    The stone roses-The stone roses
    the smiths-meat is murder
    the beatles-abbey road
    simon and garfunkel-sounds of silence
    rolling stones-sticky fingers
    the byrds-fifth dimension
    oasis-definitely maybe
    the jesus and mary chain-darklands
    beach boys-pet sounds
    jimi hendrix-are you experienced
    --
    march 2012

    sonic youth-daydream nation
    dinosaur jr-you're living all over me
    pavement-slanted and enchanted
    jesus and mary chain-psychocandy
    pixies-Doolittle
    my bloody valentine-loveless
    the beatles-revolver
    the beach boys-pet sounds
    the smiths-meat is murder
    the stone roses-the stone roses

    both lists were the order they came into my head. evidently much more feedback and noise type stuff on the newer list but the classics remain there.
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    In no particular order...

    The Wall - Pink Floyd
    Dark Side of the Moon - Pink Floyd
    Appetite for Destruction - Guns n Roses
    OK Computer - Radiohead
    The Bends - Radiohead
    Nevermind - Nirvana
    Absolution - Muse
    Black Holes and Revelations - Muse
    A Night at the Opera - Queen
    Alchemy - Dire Straits
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    1. Setting Sons - The Jam
    2. All Mod Cons - The Jam
    3. Sound Affects - The Jam
    4. In The City - The Jam
    5. This Is The Modern World - The Jam
    6. The Gift - The Jam
    7. Extras - The Jam
    8. Sonik Kicks - Paul Weller
    9. Wild Wood - Paul Weller
    10. Wake Up The Nation - Paul Weller
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    Appetite For Destruction - Guns N' Roses
    Back In Black - AC/DC
    Tenacious D - Tenacious D
    Blood Sugar Magik - Red Hot Chili Peppers
    Talking Book - Stevie Wonder
    Rage Against The Machine - Rage Against The Machine
    Hybrid Theory - Linkin Park
    Frizzle Fry - Primus
    Silver Rain - Marcus Miller
    Avenged Sevenfold - City Of Evil
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    Based on the enjoyment I got from them at their peak:
    OK Computer - Radiohead
    The Bends - Radiohead
    In Utero - Nirvana
    Nevermind - Nirvana
    Slanted And Enchanted - Pavement
    Doolittle - Pixies
    Rings Around The World - Super Furry Animals
    Start Something - Lostprophets
    Pinkerton - Weezer
    The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses
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    Oh I love these! Posting lists that nobody else reads just to get your postcount up!

    Anyway,

    1. Napalm Death - Scum
    2. Slayer - Hell Awaits
    3. Doom - War Crimes: Inhuman Beings
    4. Miles Davis - Bitches Brew
    5. Napalm Death - From Enslavement To Obliteration
    6. Crass - The Feeding Of The 5000
    7. Morbid Angel - Altars Of Madness
    8. Sutcliffe Jugend - When Pornography Is No Longer Enough
    9. Darkthrone - A Blaze In The Northern Sky
    10. Angel Witch - Angel Witch
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    1. The Holy Bible - Manic Street Preachers
    2. The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses
    3. Definitely Maybe - Oasis
    4. Generation Terrorists - Manic Street Preachers
    5. (What's The Story) Morning Glory - Oasis
    6. Gold Against the Soul - Manic Street Preachers
    7. Revolver - The Beatles
    8. Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band - The Beatles
    9. Who's Next - The Who
    10. Second Coming - The Stone Roses
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    Exile on Main Street - The Rolling Stones
    The College Dropout - Kanye West
    In Rainbows - Radiohead
    J Dilla - Donuts
    In an Aeroplane Over the Sea - Neutral Milk Hotel
    Modest Mouse - The Lonesome Crowded West
    Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
    Led Zeppelin - IV
    Bob Dylan - Blood On The Tracks
    Burial - Untrue
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    No order,

    Weezer - Blue Album
    More Than Life - Love Let Me Go
    Pink Floyd - The Wall
    Death - Symbolic
    Converge - Jane Doe
    At The Gates - Slaughter of the Soul
    The Dillinger Escape Plan - Calculating Infinity
    Brand New - The Devil and God Are Raging Inside Me
    GZA - Liquid Swords
    Buried Inside - Chronoclast

    Not sure why I'm bothering to post this in a thread full of rock and indie, but hey.

    (Original post by TheDefiniteArticle)
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    Nice. 2 years ago my list would have probably been similar.
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    Jeff Buckley - Grace
    Rolling Stones - Sticky Fingers
    Gerry Mulligan - The best of Gerry Mulligan Quartet with Chet Baker
    Verve - Urban Hymns
    The Clash - London Calling
    Stone Roses - Stone Roses
    Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are you experienced?
    Primal Scream - Screamadelica
    Radiohead - Kid A
    The Doors - The Doors
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    Sublime - 40oz to freedom
    Arctic Monkeys - Whatever people say I am, that's what I'm not
    Bob Marley - Legend
    Paolo Nutini - Sunny side up
    Paolo Nutini - These streets
    Notorious BIG - Life after death
    Rancid - And out come the wolves
    Choking Victim - No gods, no managers
    Operation ivy - Energy
    Jurassic 5 - Quality control
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    Arcade Fire - Funeral
    The Beatles - Revolver
    Kings of Leon - Because of the Times
    Coldplay - A Rush of Blood to the Head
    Elbow - The Seldom Seen Kid
    The Verve - Urban Hymns
    Radiohead - Kid A
    The National - Boxer
    Oasis - (What's the Story) Morning Glory
    Muse - Origin of Symmetry
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    Dirt - Alice in Chains
    Facelift - Alice in Chains
    Violence - Nothingface
    Badmotorfinger - Soundgarden
    Alive or Just Breathing - Killswitch Engage
    The Supreme Oppressor - Sylosis
    Conclusion of an Age - Sylosis
    Nevermind - Nirvana
    Rage Against the Machine - Rage Against the Machine
    Leisure - Blur
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    1) Linkin Park- Hybrid Theory
    2) Florence and the Machine - Lungs
    3) Linkin Park - Meteora
    4) Florence and the Machine - Ceremonials
    5) Panic! at the Disco - A Fever You Can't Sweat Out
    6) Daft Punk - Discovery
    7) Radiohead - OK Computer
    8) Pendulum - Immersion
    9) The Beatles - Revolver
    10) Arctic Monkeys - Whatever people say I am, that's what I'm not

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