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Albums that changed your life

24 comments · save · last comment by Selina M. over 4 years ago

Camille .

Camille ..

NEW YORK CITY,
United States

1810 posts

or just favorite albums in general.

1. Albert Hammond Jr. - Yours to Keep
2. Amy Winehouse - Back to black
3. amy winehouse - frank
4. andrew bird - the mysterious production of eggs
5. andrew bird - noble beast
6. animal collective - strawberry jam
7. band of horses - cease to begin
8. damien rice - o
9. dear and the headlights - small steps, heavy hooves
10. devendra banhart - rejoicing in thehands
11. devendra banhart - cripple crow
12. elliott smith - new moon
13. elliott smith - xo
14. elvis perkins - ash wednesday
15. emmy the great - first love
16. coldplay - x&y
17. coldplay - a rush of blood to the head
18. coldplay - viva la vida
19. enya - a day without rain
20. feist - let it die
21. feist - the reminder
22. the helio sequence - keep your eyes ahead
23. the hidden cameras - awoo
24. i'm from barcelona - let me introduce my friends
25. iron & wine - our endless numbered days
26. jack johnson - in between dreams
27. jeff buckley - grace
28. jose gonzalez - veneer
29. the killers - hot fuss
30. the killers - day & age
31. kimya dawson - i'm sorry that sometimes i'm mean
32. leonard cohen - the songs of leonard cohen
33. bob dylan - bob dylan
34. bob dylan - blood on the tracks
35. bob dylan - the freehweelin bob dylan
36. bob dylan - highway 61 revisited
37. the libertines - the libertines
38. lily allen - it's not me it's you
39. lily allen - alright, still
40. little joy - little joy
41. lykke li - youth novel
42. m. ward - hold time
43. m.i.a. - kala
44. mamas & the papas - greatest hits
45. mgmt - oracular spectacular
46. minus the bear - menos el oso
47. my bloody valentine - loveless
48. neutral milk hotel - in the aeroplane over the sea
49. the new pornographers - challengers
50. nick drake - five leaves left
51. nick drake - pink moon
52. nick drake - time of no reply
53. nico - chelsea girl
54. of montreal - hissing fauna, are you the destroyer?
55. polly scattergood - polly scattergood
56. portugal the man - censored colors
57. ratatat - ratatat
58. regina spektor - begin to hope
59. regina spektor - far
60. rilo kiley - the execution of all things
61. the rolling stones - beggars banquet
62. royksopp - the understanding
63. she & him - volume one
64. sigur ros - takk
65. spice girls - spice world
66. the spinto band - nice and nicely done
67. stars - in our bedroom after the war
68. steely dan - countdown to ecstacy
69. the strokes - room on fire
70. the strokes - is this it
71. the strokes - first impressions of earth
72. sufjan stevens - illinoise
73. sufjan stevens - a sun came!
74. the tallest man on earth - shallow graves
75. the velvet undground - the velvet underground & nico
76. the verve - urban hymns
77. wilco - being there
78. wilco - summerteeth
79. wilco - wilco
80. wilco - sky blue sky
81. wilco - yankee hotel foxtrot

PS. i know i have no life for typing that

over 9 years ago

#4
Nicole McKee

Nicole M.

United Kingdom

314 posts

Deja Entendu by Brand New is absolutely amazing.

0 · July 31, 2009

#6
Emlyalex :)

Emlyalex :.

NORTH EAST ,
United Kingdom

62 posts

coco - Colbie Caillat
love save the empty - Erin McCarly
3121 - Prince
Let Love In - Googoo Dolls
The soundtrack to chocolat

0 · August 1, 2009

#7
Emlyalex :)

Emlyalex :.

NORTH EAST ,
United Kingdom

62 posts

@Emlyalex :.

oh my god - i forgot the first panic at the disco album - no matter how much people hate them , their first album was genius.

0 · August 1, 2009

#8
Ellis Dee

Ellis D.

VANCOUVER,
Canada

7596 posts

Slint-Spiderland
Throbbing Gristle-20 Jazz Funk Greats
Smashing Pumpkins-Siamese Dream
Saint Vitus-Born Too Late
Led Zeppelin 3
cLOUDDEAD-Ten
June of 44-Tropics And Meridians, Anatomy of Sharks
Flipper-Generic
Big Black-Pigpile
Shellac-1000 Hurts
Exhaust-Enregistre
Can-Tago Mago, and Future Days
Joy Division-Closer
Spacemen 3-Sound of Confusion
Restiform Bodies
Fly Pan Am-Necoutez Pas
Rodan-Rusty
Boards of Canada-Music Has a Right to the Children
Electric Wizard-Dopethrone, We Live, Witchcult Today
Pink Floyd-Magnesium Proverbs
GY!BE-Yanquie U.X.O
Tool-Undertow
Chrome-3rd from the Sun
Slayer-Reign in Blood
Public Image Ldt. -Metal Box
Earth-Sunn Amps & Smashed Guitars(live)
Kyuss-....And the Circus Came to Town, Blues for the Red Sun
the Melvins-Pigs of the Roman Empire, Stoner Witch
Black Sabbath-Paranoid
Bison B.C.-Quiet Earth
Nirvana-In Utero
Faust-IV
Mahavishnu Orchestra-Birds of Fire, Apocalypse
Easy all Stars-Dubside of the Moon
Warren Zevon-Excitable Boy
The Pixies-Doolittle
Philip Glass-1000 Aeroplanes on the Roof
Neil Young-Decade
Sun City Girls-Horse Cock Phepner
Sonic youth-Sister
Cancer Bats-Hail Destroyer
Incredible String Band-The 5000 Spirits or the Layers of the Onion
Chavez-Ride the Fader
James Brown-Live at the Apollo Theater
Velvet Underground & Nico
Glenn Branca-Symphony No.1: Tonal Plexus
Sleep-Dopesmoker
No Birds-Flowers
the Brian Jonestown Massacre-Their Satanic Majesties Second Request


I'm probably forgetting some...I know this to be certain, because there has been an awfully large amount of music that has had an impact on me. This is just the generic tip of the iceberg.



0 · August 1, 2009

#9
Camille .

Camille ..

NEW YORK CITY,
United States

1810 posts

damn i forgot for emma, forever ago - bon iver. definitely has made a huge impact on me. i listen to that album like twice a day

0 · August 1, 2009

#10
Tinamarie V

Tinamarie V.

LAS VEGAS,
United States

71 posts

david bowie's album "the rise and fall of ziggy stardust and the spiders from mars" changed my life and started my fascination with david bowie quite some times ago. i decided to only pick one album that ultimately changed my life.. and that's it.

0 · August 1, 2009

#11
Anthony Lee

Anthony L.

BALTIMORE,
United States

64 posts

pink floyd - dark side of the moon
pink floyd - the wall
pink floyd - animals
sublime - ALL their albums
the clash - combat rock
the clash - london calling
elvis costello - my aim is true
nirvana - nevermind
regina spektor - soviet kitsch
bob marley - ALL his albums
jimi hendrix - electric ladyland
a tribe called quest - the low end theory

0 · August 2, 2009

#12
Tea Delgene

Tea D.

HAMILTON,
New Zealand

491 posts

the killers - day & age
- hot fuss
- sams town
Arctic monkeys - favourite worst nightmare
Michael Buble - call me irresponsible

0 · August 3, 2009

#13
Paige .

Paige ..

United States

21 posts

I need to find more good music *searches*

^_^

0 · August 3, 2009

#14
Nikki S.

Nikki S.

ANOTHER DIMENSION,
United States

2 posts

bob dylan - blonde on blonde
the daysleepers - drowned in a sea of sound
the horrors - primary colours
the horrors - strange house
the jesus and mary chain - honey's dead
keane - hopes and fears
kill hannah - until there's nothing left of us
the killers - hot fuss
my bloody valentine - loveless
the shins - oh, inverted world
the stills - logic will break your heart

just to name a few :)

0 · August 3, 2009

#15
Ellis Dee

Ellis D.

VANCOUVER,
Canada

7596 posts

@Anthony L.

You should check out the early Pink Floyd stuff with Syd Barrett instead of David Gilmour, its fantastic. :)

0 · August 3, 2009

#18
Emma F

Emma F.

SCOTLAND,
United Kingdom

415 posts

bright eyes - i'm wide awake its morning
james morrisson - songs for you, truths for me

0 · August 3, 2009

#19
Lucifer Blank

Lucifer B.

NOWHERE,
Europe

56 posts

I would say "We ar the people" by Flipsyde from 2005.. didn't feel that well that year, but when I listned to the songs of that album I could relax and feel good for a while. There is both agressive and beautiful songs..

0 · August 3, 2009

#20
Emma Collett

Emma C.

OSLO,
Norway

101 posts

all the albums that made me cry- almost.

Amy Winehouse-back to black

Minor Majority- reasons to hang around

Postal service- Give up

Joni mitchell-blue

Cat power-speaking for trees

rogue wave- Asleep at heavens gate

sufjan stevens- illinois

neil young- gold rush

lykke li- youth novels

pete doherty- grace/westerlands

and the song #over the hill" with jhon martyn! .D

0 · August 3, 2009

#21
Camille .

Camille ..

NEW YORK CITY,
United States

1810 posts

i saw them live. it was probably the best concert i've ever been to (or maybe tied with lily allen). plus it was $17.

0 · August 3, 2009

#22
Jen O. Cide

Jen O. C.

VANCOUVER,
Canada

3608 posts

these are not really in a specific order, it's just from some facebook survey I did

1. The Beatles - Abbey Road

2. Tom Waits - Rain Dogs

3. LCD Soundsystem - Sound of Silver

4. Radiohead - OK Computer

5. Gogol Bordello - Gypsy Punks: Underdog World Strike

6. Liz Phair - Exile in Guyville

7. The New Pornographers - Twin Cinema

8. Hawksley Workman - (Last Night We Were) The Delicious Wolves

9. Neutral Milk Hotel - In the Aeroplane Over the Sea

10. Modest Mouse - The Lonesome Crowded West

11. ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead - Source Tags & Codes

12. Why? - Alopecia

13. PJ Harvey - Uh Huh Her

14. Regina Spektor - Soviet Kitsch

15. Sunset Rubdown - Random Spirit Lover

0 · August 4, 2009

#23
Mike Angeles

Mike A.

OSLO,
Norway

113 posts

Raphael Saadiq - "instant vintage" & "The way I see it"..

two epic albums get em!

- akam1k3 the life of a grown arse kid

0 · August 4, 2009

#24
Selina M

Selina M.

LONDON,
United Kingdom

5709 posts

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0 · November 11, 2014

  

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