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What is your favorite album?

Asked by seawulf575 (8645points) June 1st, 2019

Given technological advances, you can substitute tape or CD with the word “album”. I’m looking at albums that were consistently good throughout…not just one or two hit songs. The kind of album that whenever the music comes on, you enjoy it and many others around you like it. Avoid Greatest Hits and Anthologies.

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seawulf575's avatar

I would go with:
Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon
Supertramp’s Breakfast in America
Fleetwood Mac’s Rumors
Journey’s Infinity
The Killers Battle Born
The Cherry Poppin’ Daddies Zoot Suit Riot

hmmmmmm's avatar

Pixies – “Surfer Rosa”

zenvelo's avatar

Side Two of Abby Road.

Tommy by The Who

Darth_Algar's avatar

Favorite? I dunno. Something may be a favorite of mine at the moment then after a few weeks or months I’ve stopped listening to it and never play it again.

Some of my desert island discs, however, would be (in no particular ranking):

Godspeed You Black Emperor – Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven
Labradford – Labradford
Neurosis – Times of Grace
Faith No More – Angel Dust
William Basinski – Vivian and Ondine
Ulver – Svidd Neger
Future Sound of London – Dead Cities
Threshold HouseBoys Choir – Form Grows Rampant

flutherother's avatar

Frank Zappa’s Burnt Weeny Sandwich I bought the LP in 1970 and I couldn’t understand why so few people liked it. Still can’t.

Caravanfan's avatar

Caravan, “For Girls Who Grow Plump in the Night” or “In the Land of Grey and Pink”

filmfann's avatar

Pink Floyd: Dark Side Of The Moon
The Beatles: Abbey Road
Peter Gabriel: So
Elton John: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
The Squirrel Nut Zippers: Hot
Stevie Wonder: Songs In The Key Of Life
Dire Straits: Brothers In Arms

filmfann's avatar

I forgot Steely Dan: Aja
Simon and Garfunkle: Bridge Over Troubled Water
John Lennon: Imagine

filmfann's avatar

Bob Dylan: Blood On The Tracks

RedDeerGuy1's avatar

Smells like Nirvana – by Weird Al.

Dutchess_lll's avatar

Dark Side of the Moon.

Houses of the Holy wasn’t bad.

KNOWITALL's avatar

Zeppelin IV

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