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Favourite 10 albums (outside of The Cure)

Started by tigermilk, April 03, 2008, 03:47:48

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(No specific order)

1. The Appleseed Cast - Low Level Owl
2. Pop Unknown - The August Division
3. At the Drive-In - Relationships of Command
4. Minus the Bear - Menos El Oso
5. The Church - Remote Luxury
6. The Advantage - Elf Titled
7. Four Tet - Rounds
8. Waxwing - One for the Ride
9. Depeche Mode - Songs of Faith and Devotion Live
10. New Order - Waiting for the Sirens Call

Ahh...So hard to do this! I constantly want to change them up. I love alot of music.


iron maiden  powerslave
nin pretty hate machine
herbie hancock head hunters
red hot chili peppers blood sugar sex magic
metallica master of puppets
black sabbath mob rules
prince sign of the times
curtis mayfield superfly
led zeppelin physical graffitti
depeche mode black celebration

honorable mention to sexplosion by my life with the thrill kill kult, george micheal listen without predjudice, and pink floyd animals
face like stone
eyes of ice
mouth so sweetly
telling lies


echo & the bunnymen - ocean rain
stone roses - stone roses
and you will know us by the trail of dead - source tags and codes
wire - 154
underworld - second toughest in the infants
siouxsie & the banshees - twice upon a time
trainspotting soundtrack
dj shadow - endtroducing
the smiths - meat is murder
pixies - doolittle
a smile to hide the fear away


Quote from: Poe on January 02, 2009, 00:47:09Some of them I don't listen to that often anymore, but they still mean a lot to me.


(No specific order)

1. Yes-Time and a Word
2. Depeche Mode-Black Celebration
3. Tone Loc-Loc'ed After Dark
4. Yazoo-Upstairs at Eric's
5. Prince-Diamonds and Pearls
6. Kim Wilde-Close
7. Kraftwerk-Radio Activity
8. Fehlfarben-Monarchie und Alltag
9. Erasure-Wild!
10.Marilyn Manson-Holy Wood
Au lieu de chercher Dieu dans les œuvres, nous
nous cherchons nous-mêmes. Notre paresse est
telle que nous préférons de basses impressions
aisées, qui nous diminuent, aux grandioses qui
exigent de l'effort.

Comment on devient artiste, esthétique. p. 235

Fabien G

10! ...sooo hard to choose....

The La's
Cocteau Twins - Blue Bell Knoll
Shelleyan Orphan - Century Flower
The Sundays - Love
Pale Saints - Slow Buildings
My Bloody Valentine - Loveless
Beauty Pill - The Unsustainable Lifestyle
Stephan Eicher - My place
Oasis - What's The Story
and the last one..
I hesitate between a The Lemonheads - It's A Shame About Ray and The Go! Team - Thunder Lightning Strike

(or how to put 11 albums in the list)


I will redo my list because the initial rules said one album per artist. In no particular order, my top 10 non Cure albums:

Slowdive: Souvlaki
65DOS: Wild Light
MBV: Loveless
Cocteau Twins: Heaven Or Las Vegas
Pink Floyd: Dark Side Of The Moon
Pulp: Different Class
Pet Shop Boys: Behaviour
Lowlife: From A Scream To A Whisper
The Church: Starfish
Queen: Innuendo

2019.06.08 Dublin
2019.07.04 Novi Sad
2019.07.17 Athens


Today it's this ten, tomorrow might get an altered or completely different list.

Adorable (first album)
Rich Kids - Ghosts of Princes in Towers
Hawkwind - Hall of the Mountain Grill
Deep Purple - Machine Head
Frank Zappa - You Are What You Is
Miles Davis - In A Silent Way
Captain Sensible - Mad Cows & Englishmen
Clash (first album UK version)
Black Sabbath - Mob Rules
Sisters Of Mercy - First and Last and Always

I'd also like to list a bonus 7" single that I just couldn't do without,
Lockjaw - Radio Call Sign b/w The Young Ones

That was harder than I thought...
'And the........festivities?'
(Valentine Dyall in 'City Of The Dead')

'Beware of those in whom the desire to punish is strong.'
(F. Nietzsche)

'...my own work, I am risking my life for it and my reason has half foundered because of it...'
(Vincent VanGogh)


In no particular order, ten of the favourites not incuding classical works...

Tom Waits - Bone Machine

Can - Future Days

Nick Drake - Five Leave Left

Stina Nordenstam - Dynamite

The Stranglers - The Gospel According to The Meninblack

Bjork - Debut

Captain Beefheart - Lick My Decals Off Baby

Portishead - Third

Saint Etienne - So Tough

Micachu - Jewellery


Aphex Twin - ...I Care Because You Do

Talking Heads - Remain in Light

Bowie - Heroes

Sinatra - 20 Golden Greats

The Moldy Peaches - The Moldy Peaches

Pixies - Surfer Rosa

M.I.A.- Arular 

Snakefinger - Greener Postures   

Suzanne Vega - Suzanne Vega

Bjork - Medulla


mmmh... not easy to choose only 10 titles

David Bowie - Low
Kraftwerk - The Man Machine
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
The Velvet Underground & Nico - s/t
Depeche Mode - Violator
Fabrizio De André - Creuza De Ma
Cocteau Twins - Treasure
Duran Duran - Rio
Pink Floyd - Atom Heart Mother
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

-:- Elle Lie -:-

Here are my 10 favourite albums :

- Daft Punk "Homework"
- Depeche Mode "101"
- Depeche Mode "Violator"
- Muse "The Second Law"
- Jamiroquai "A Funk Odyssey"
- U2 "Rattle And Hum"
- Indochine "Paradize"
- Goldfrapp "Supernature"
- Placebo "Sleeping With Ghosts"
- Garbage "Garbage"


1. The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead
2. Dead Can Dance - Aion
3. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain
4. Depeche Mode - Violator
5. The Velvet Underground And Nico - s/t
6. The Knife - Silent Shout
7. Fever Ray - s/t
8. Siouxsie & The Banshees - Kaleidoscope
9. Julee Cruise - Floating Into The Night
10. The Sisters Of Mercy - Floodland


Cocteau Twins - Heaven or Las Vegas
Siouxsie and the Banshees - Juju
David Bowie - the Rise & Fall of Ziggy Stardust & the Spiders from Mars
Bauhaus - Press Eject and Give Me the Tape
the Pixies - Surfer Rosa
Sinead O'Connor - the Lion and the Cobra
Depeche Mode - Violator
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Californication
Psychedelic Furs - Mirror Moves
Talking Heads - Little Creatures


Crystal Castles - I
Crystal Castles - II
Crystal Castles - III
Dave Gahan - Hourglass
Cocteau Twins - Garlands
t.A.t.u. - 200 по встречной
Агата Кристи - Чудеса (russian band)
Агата Кристи -- Майн Кайф
Агата Кристи - Ураган
Liar - Spirewards


Iggy Pop - The Idiot

The Stranglers - The Gospel According To The Men In Black

Tom Waits - Swordfishtrombones

Pere Ubu - New Picnic Time

Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues

Françoise Hardy - La Question

Roxy Music - For Your Pleasure

Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back

Siouxsie And The Banshees - Juju

FKA Twigs - LP1