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Old 04-30-2009, 09:05 AM   #46
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Old 04-30-2009, 12:54 PM   #47
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I think that the absurd "politics" of The Holy Bible have helped it to age quite noticeably. Still a great record, though.
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Agreed. The album still sounds pretty damn unique as well.
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Old 04-30-2009, 01:26 PM   #49
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I think that the absurd "politics" of The Holy Bible have helped it to age quite noticeably. Still a great record, though.
I honestly don't even engage it on that level. I've always found their politics kind of vague and intro-to-marxism-lite anyway. It sounds airy and ambiguous, but I think it's the passion and sheer venmous bile on some tracks that keeps the asburdity, as you put it, from making it feel aged to me.
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Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention - Freak Out
Soft Machine - Volume Two (or Volume One even)
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i know Lost Souls by Doves was only released 9 years ago, but i think this album sounds like it could have been released yesterday.
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The Queen is Dead by the Smiths. Sounds as exciting today as it did back then.

Changed the face of British music forever.
Agree. This and Rattlesnakes by Lloyd Cole and the Commotion have aged well.
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Haven't aged in that Noel is still a two year old?
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Surprised nobody mentioned this one -

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Still sounds like it's from some distant point in the future from another reality, a future we'll never see.
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