What's your best album of 2004? - Page 6 - U2 Feedback

Go Back   U2 Feedback > Lypton Village > Lemonade Stand > Lemonade Stand Archive
Click Here to Login
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 11-21-2004, 11:09 PM   #76
Blue Crack Supplier
 
IWasBored's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Posts: 36,505
Local Time: 12:32 AM
it's 2004 already?
__________________

__________________
IWasBored is offline  
Old 11-21-2004, 11:15 PM   #77
Rock n' Roll Doggie
ALL ACCESS
 
UnforgettableLemon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Lansdale, PA
Posts: 7,286
Local Time: 11:32 PM
Quote:
Originally posted by IWasBored
it's 2004 already?
Stuck in '77?
__________________

__________________
UnforgettableLemon is offline  
Old 11-21-2004, 11:20 PM   #78
ONE
love, blood, life
 
yertle-the-turtle's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: York, UK and Singapore
Posts: 11,750
Local Time: 12:32 PM
she wants to get to heaven

EDIT: to keep this on topic, here's my full Top 7. Why 7? Because I only bought 7 2004 albums.

1) Manic Street Preachers - Lifeblood
2) Ash - Meltdown
3) Franz Ferdinand - Franz Ferdinand
4) U2 - How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb
5) Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Abbatoir Blues/The Lyre Of Orpheus
6) Sondre Lerche - Two Way Monologue
7) The Streets - A Grand Don't Come For Free
__________________
yertle-the-turtle is offline  
Old 11-22-2004, 03:29 AM   #79
War Child
 
Dutch Partygirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Dublin
Posts: 996
Local Time: 05:32 AM
In no particular order:

- U2 - How to dismantle an atomic bomb
- Franz Ferdinand - Franz Ferdinand
- The Killers - Hot Fuss
- Morrissey - You are the quarry
- Social Distortion - Sex, Love and rock 'n' roll
- Keane - Hopes and fears (was that this year?)
__________________
Dutch Partygirl is offline  
Old 11-22-2004, 12:04 PM   #80
Blue Crack Addict
 
Laura M's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Posts: 18,932
Local Time: 05:32 AM
Elliott Smith--From A Basement On the Hill
U2 - HTDAAB

I haven't really bought any albums this year
__________________
Laura M is offline  
Old 11-22-2004, 03:53 PM   #81
Babyface
 
12314's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Georgia, USA
Posts: 6
Local Time: 11:32 PM
American Idiot, by far. I'm not even sure if HTDAAB will top it. It's just a totaly revival of Green Day's music and such a powerful statement on America today. Even if the politics turn someone off, the songs themselves are excellent, in tune, sound and everything.

From A Basement On the Hill by Elliott Smith is also really good.
__________________
12314 is offline  
Old 11-22-2004, 04:34 PM   #82
Babyface
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: New Jersey, USA
Posts: 9
Local Time: 11:32 PM
I liked French Kicks- 'Trial of the Century' (i think it came out this year) a lot. 'Smile' was great of course. I expect U2's 'Atomic Bomb' to be unmatched album of the year though.

And I predict the best album of next year to be Trail of Dead's 'World's Apart'- I saw them play new stuff live in Philadelphia with two drummers and it was amazing.
__________________
Epic squash is offline  
Old 11-22-2004, 05:20 PM   #83
Rock n' Roll Doggie
VIP PASS
 
Saracene's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Melbourne, Australia, some time after tea
Posts: 6,325
Local Time: 04:32 AM
Haven't listened to U2 and Nick Cave albums yet. Off the top of my head:

Franz Ferdinand - Franz Ferdinand
PJ Harvey - Uh Huh Her
Lisa Gerrard & Patrick Cassidy - Immortal Memory
Loretta Lynn - Van Lear Rose
Streets - A Grand Don't Come For Free

Also
Amy Winehouse - Frank (a 2003 release that I only caught up with this year)
__________________
Saracene is offline  
Old 11-22-2004, 09:56 PM   #84
War Child
 
alexvilagosh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 695
Local Time: 02:32 PM
Some good lists here

Mine's a mess, albums moving up and down all the time.

01. The Streets - A Grand Don't Come For Free
02. Modest Mouse - Good News For People Who Love Bad News
03. Elliott Smith - From A Basement On The Hill
04. Brian Wilson - SMiLE
05. Beastie Boys - To The 5 Boroughs
06. TV On The Radio - Desparate Youths, Blood Thirsty Babes
07. !!! - Louden Up Now
08. Polyphonic Spree - Together We're Heavy
09. Snow Patrol - Final Straw
10. U2 - How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb

The Streets are definatly #1, places 2-4 are always changing (though I think Modest Mouse is settling into #2), and the other 6 spots are always changing.

Keane offered no lastability, it's a good album, but I haven't listened to it for about 6 months. Wilco's album is patchy but still good, Franz Ferdinand also offered no lastibility for me, Prodigy's was alright but patchy, Interpol was good and may make the end of year list, and The Music's album was not bad either.
__________________
alexvilagosh is offline  
Old 11-22-2004, 10:11 PM   #85
ONE
love, blood, life
 
yertle-the-turtle's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: York, UK and Singapore
Posts: 11,750
Local Time: 12:32 PM
I forgot a good one: The Finn Brothers - Everyone Is Here
__________________

__________________
yertle-the-turtle is offline  
 

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:32 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Design, images and all things inclusive copyright © Interference.com