What albums do u listen to entirely cause every song is just so good?

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5 years 8 months ago #3984 by Davie Hayes
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Iggy and the Stooges- Raw Power
The Velvet Underground and Nico
Wilco- Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
Eels- Beautiful Freak
Dinosaur Jr.- Where You Been
Cage the Elephant
The Killers- Day and Age
Descendants- All
The Ramones- Rocket to Russia
Nirvana- Mtv Unplugged
Alkaline Trio- Remains

I never listen to Rocky or Shock Treatment soundtracks haha

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5 years 8 months ago #3989 by Big_Poppa
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Portishead put out an album a few years back, Third, their first new album in over a decade. I can listen to that on repeat for hours. I still haven't really gotten into their older stuff, but I heard this playing in a record store, and a la High Fidelity I had to buy it even after only hearing a few songs. The record really needs time and it did take multiple listens for me to truly assimilate.

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5 years 8 months ago #3990 by Big_Poppa
Big_Poppa replied the topic:

Davie Hayes wrote: I never listen to Rocky or Shock Treatment soundtracks haha


I used to listen to them all the time. But both used to be in HEAVY rotation, especially when I was newer.

Listening to the Shock Treatment soundtrack helped me appreciate the film a lot more. The first time I tried watching the movie it was a horrible VHS transfer on a DVD. The color was off, the sound was poor and pretty much all of the above. Having a chance to hear the songs before I got to see it for real in a theatre made a big difference.

I could say the same perhaps for other musicals as well, like Repo! and Hedwig. Before I even saw Repo! I had been listening to the soundtrack for a solid month, so when I finally saw the film I was already one-up. Hedwig I had watched and enjoyed but the music is where my love for that movie falls.

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5 years 8 months ago #4013 by Davie Hayes
Davie Hayes replied the topic:
yeah I've listened to the shock treatment soundtrack a few times, mostly because those songs got stuck in my head after I saw the movie for the first time. I've never seen Headwig but I've herd one of the songs from it played once or twice before rocky starts.

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5 years 5 months ago #4569 by Double_Magenta
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Adding to the list....

The Axeman's Jazz - Beasts of Bourbon
Phantom of the Paradise OST
Shock Treatment OST


I like the scores for Cat People and Dellamorte Dellamore (if I'm in the right mood)

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5 years 5 months ago #4570 by ogre-Friday Nite Specials
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Some of my personal favorites are

Alice Cooper- Brtual Planet
Meatloaf- Bat out of hell 3
Kiss- Unplugged(I liked the accoustic versions of their songs.)
Metallica- Enter the sandman
Fozzy- Chasing the grail

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5 years 5 months ago #4587 by Moishe Pipik
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These are laid out so carefully and lovingly that it would be a crime not to listen to them all the way through.
Anything with an asterix (*) needs to be heard on vinyl only!

Aerosmith - Toys in the Attic
Guns N Roses - Use Your Illusion I
Blondie - Plastic Letters
Pink Floyd - Dark Side of the Moon *
Pink Floyd - Atom Heart Mother *
Alice Cooper - Lace and Whiskey
Good Rats - Tasty
Frank Zappa - Apostrophe*

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5 years 5 months ago #4590 by Chrissiuty
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I buy mostly vinyl. With new releases, if vinyl with digital download is an option, that's the road I take.
Stuff that's been getting me going lately --

Artist/Album Title/Record Label
- Mean Jeans - On Mars - Dirtnap Records (total goof ball, party punk from Portalnd Or)
- Sore Subjects - Missing Link 7" - Surfin' Ki Records (Chicago punk rock band)
- Ceremony - Zoo - Matador Records (Solid old school influenced misanthropic hardcore)
- JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound - Want More - Bloodshot Records (totally sweet R&B/Northern Soul from Chicago)

Rediscovered recently --

- The Specials - Self Titled
- David Bowie - Aladdin Sane (haven't listened to this album in almost a decade)
- Guided By Voices - Bee Thousand
- NOFX - Punk in Drublic (Holy balls I forgot how good they were in the mid 90's)
- The Cure - Boys Don't Cry (I have the French import version with a different order on the A side and an extra song on the B side. I really love the way the early post punk bands sounded, which brings me to....)
- Gang of Four - Entertainment!

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