Tuesday, May 07, 2013

Five decades (!) of top 10 albums

OK, so the full title of the FB post was "Revisionist history: Five decades etc. So I reserve the right to change this.

'00s (Tending my garden)
Lou Reed - Ecstasy
Joe Strummer - Streetcore
Hochimen - Totenlieder
Goodwin - S/T
Woodeye - Such Sweet Sorrow
Top Secret...Shhh
Mark Growden - Live At the Odeon
M. Ward - Post-War
Jack Rose - Kensington Blues
Boris - Smile

'90s (Working)
Sonny Sharrock - Ask the Ages
Living Colour - Time's Up
Lou Reed - Magic and Loss
Sundays - Reading Writing and Arithmetic
Freedy Johnson - This Perfect World
A Tribe Called Quest - Midnight Marauders
Beastie Boys - Ill Communication
Deniz Tek Group - Le Bonne Route
Sonic's Rendezvous Band - Sweet Nothing
Turbonegro - Apocalypse Dudes

'80s (Guarding freedom's frontier)
Clash - Sandinista!
Captain Beefheart - Doc At the Radar Station
George Clinton - Computer Games
French Frith Kaiser and Thompson - Live Love Larf and Loaf
Ornette Coleman - In All Languages
Ronald Shannon Jackson - Mandance
Power Tools - Strange Meeting
Lou Reed - New York
Minutemen - Double Nickels On the Dime
Bob Mould - Workbook

'70s (Fucking up)
Stooges - Funhouse
Rationals - S/T
Move - Shazam!
Velvet Underground - Loaded
Jimi Hendrix - The Cry of Love
Who - Quadrophenia
Ornette Coleman - Dancing In Your Head
Heartbreakers - Live At Max's Kansas City
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
Funkadelic - Maggot Brain

'60s (Growing up)
The Who Sell Out
Jeff Beck - Truth
Butterfield Blues Band - East/West
Blues Project - Projections
Jefferson Airplane - After Bathing At Baxter's
Pretty Things - S.F. Sorrow
Zombies - Odessey and Oracle
Miles Davis - In A Silent Way
Eric Dolphy - Out To Lunch
Beach Boys - Pet Sounds


Anonymous shipman said...

Cool! I'm going to try and listen to all of these...

P.S. - I just noticed that your interview with Jimmy Recca was linked on Joe Carducci's most recent New Vulgate blog entry!

2:03 PM  

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