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Old 05-22-2007, 03:20 PM   #31
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joshua tree, disintegration, the stone roses...
great calls.
one last one for consideration
a little album called LONDON CALLING
by a little band called the clash...

swish.
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London Calling came out in '79 I think.
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Old 05-22-2007, 03:24 PM   #33
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London Calling came out in '79 I think.
right you are, december 1979...
i remember rolling stone magazine calling it the best album of the 80's, that tripped me up.
nevertheless, it existed in the 70's for mere weeks,
i'll stik with my pik.
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i'll stik with my pik.
"stik" means "poke" in danish.

"pik" means "dick".

go figure.
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Old 05-22-2007, 03:59 PM   #35
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"stik" means "poke" in danish.

"pik" means "dick".

go figure.
i think i've said too much already...
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It's gotta be Thriller. Aside from it's musical impact, it started a walk.

Best 80s album most haven't heard: Ocean Rain, by Echo & the Bunnymen.
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Re: Best album of the 20's

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Remain in Light, Joshua Tree, Thriller, or



Better decade for music than it gets credit for.
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YOU ARE A GOD! Chartered Trips is one of the greatest rock songs ever written, after maybe Three Days by Jane's Addiction.
Glad somebody picked that up. I would also put Grant Hart's "Intolerance" in a list of favourite 80's albums.
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I have to mention this gem:

Juju by Siouxsie & the Banshees

Night Shift, Monitor and Spellbound
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U2 - The Joshua Tree

I know it's a predictable choice, but it's undeniable.
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Thriller

also poison
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Old 05-22-2007, 10:49 PM   #43
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Bad - Michael Jackson (sorry - i think it has better songs than Thriller... too much filler on Thriller...)
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Journey - Escape
U2 - Joshua Tree


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oh god yes! Fucking fantastic album, can't get enough of Chartered Trips and Something I Learned Today. Really took me by surprise when I got this album and that was only a year ago!

now here's my other two choices since The Joshua Tree sort of goes without saying and I don't want to list too much electro-pop so I'll keep this short and sweet.

My Bloody Valentine - Isn't Anything
David Bowie - Scary Monsters
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