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My 30 Favourite Albums

Title pretty much explains it. Most are "all-time favourites" whereas others are some that I've found myself listening to much more often in the last coupla years, that I've only recently realised are actually among my favourites.
1Strung Out
Twisted By Design

Favourite Tracks: Too Close to See, Exhumation of Virginia Madison, Mind of My Own, Paperwalls, Ultimate Devotion, Matchbook.
2Hot Water Music

Favourite Tracks: Trusty Chords, The Sense, Alright for Now, Wayfarer, The End.

Favourite Tracks: Buried Dreams, Carnal Forge, Heartwork, Embodiment, Death Certificate.
4The Wildhearts
Earth Vs. The Wildhearts

Favourite Tracks: Everlone, Loveshit, My Baby is a Headfuck, Suckerpunch, News of the World. (It was a close call between "Earth Vs..." and "Fishing for Luckies" but I've decided to have only one entry for each band...
5Alkaline Trio
From Here to Infirmary

Favourite Tracks: Private Eye, Mr. Chainsaw, Take Lots with Alcohol, Armageddon, Bloodied Up.
Rust In Peace

Favourite Tracks: Holy Wars, Hangar 18, Poison was the Cure, Tornado of Souls.
7He Is Legend
I Am Hollywood

Favourite Tracks: The Seduction, The Creature Walks, China White, Do You Think I'm Pretty?
8Strapping Young Lad

Favourite Tracks: Skeksis, Love?, We Ride, Possessions.
9Protest the Hero

Favourite Tracks: No Stars Over Bethlehem, Blindfolds Aside, She Who Mars the Skin of Gods, Turn the Soonest to the Sea.
Everything Sucks

Favourite Tracks: I'm the One, Coffee Mug, Rotting Out, We, Thank You/Grand Theme.
11Jeff Buckley

Favourite Tracks: Grace, So Real, Last Goodbye, Eternal Life, Forget Her.
12Howards Alias
The Answer is Never

Favourite Tracks: Chasing Amy, The Weekend Trip, Underground, Elizabeth's Song, Advent for the Zealous.
13Iron Maiden
Piece of Mind

Favourite Tracks: Where Eagles Dare, Revelations, The Trooper, Still Life, Sun and Steel.
14In Flames

Favourite Tracks: Embody the Invisible, Ordinary Story, Zombie Inc., Resin, Insipid 2000.
15Less Than Jake

Favourite Tracks: The Ghosts of Me and You, Look What Happened, Science of Selling Yourself Short, Motown Never Sounded So Good, Escape from the A-Bomb House, That's Why they Call It a Union, Plastic Cup Politics.
16At the Gates
Slaughter of the Soul

Favourite Tracks: Blinded by Fear, Slaughter of the Soul, Cold, Suicide Nation, Unto Others.
17The Lawrence Arms
Apathy and Exhaustion

Favourite Tracks: Porno and Snuff Films, First Eviction Notice, Your Gravest Words, Boatless Booze Cruise.
18Lamb of God
Ashes of the Wake

Favourite Tracks: Laid to Rest, Hourglass, Blood of the Scribe, Ashes of the Wake.
19Mad Caddies
Just One More

Favourite Tracks: Drinking for 11, Villains, Leavin', Rockupation, Last Breath, Wet Dog.
20Mr. Bungle
Mr Bungle

Favourite Tracks: Quote Unquote, Squeeze Me Macaroni, My Ass is on Fire, Girls of Porn.
21None More Black
File Under Black

Favourite Tracks: Everyday Balloons, Dinner's for Suckers, Banned from Teen Arts, Drop the Pop, Ice Cream with the Enemy, M.A.T.T.H.
Blackwater Park

Favourite Tracks: The Leper Affinity, Bleak, Harvest, The Funeral Portrait.
23 Offspring

Favourite Tracks: Session, We are One, Kick Him When He's Down, Dirty Magic, Hypodermic, LAPD.
Off Key Melodies

Favourite Tracks: Lift!, Sinking, Average, $$$.
25Rise Against
Revolutions Per Minute

Favourite Tracks: Black Masks and Gasoline, Heaven Knows, Like the Angel, Blood Red White and Blue, Last Chance Blueprint, Torches, Anyway You Want It (80s Cheese-Rock Covers FTW!!!)
26 Rocket from the Crypt
Scream, Dracula, Scream

Favourite Tracks: Born in '69, On a Rope, Young Livers, Drop Out, Ball Lightning, Heater Hands.
The Illusion of Safety

Favourite Tracks: Kill Me Quickly, See You in the Shallows, Deadbolt, The Red Death, Where Idols Once Stood.
28A Wilhelm Scream
Mute Print

Favourite Tracks: Mute Print, Famous Friends and Fashion Drunks, Anchor End, William Blake Overdrive, The Rip, Kursk.
Suicide Pact - You First

Favourite Tracks: Jam Jar Jail, Six Mile Water, Other People's Misery, Sister.
30Shadows Fall
The Art of Balance

Favourite Tracks: Stepping Outside the Circle, Casting Shadow, The Art of Balance, The Mystery of One Spirit, Prelude to Disaster, A Fire In Babylon.
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