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5.0 classic
DJ Shadow Endtroducing.....
Fleetwood Mac Rumours
Joni Mitchell Blue
Klaus Schulze Moondawn
Michael Jackson Thriller
Nick Drake Five Leaves Left
Nobuo Uematsu Final Fantasy VIII: Original Soundtrack
Nobuo Uematsu Fithos Lusec Wecos Vinosec
Omar S Just Ask the Lonely
Paul Simon Graceland
Ricardo Villalobos Alcachofa
Stevie Wonder Innervisions
Stevie Wonder Songs in the Key of Life
Tangerine Dream Phaedra
Tangerine Dream Stratosfear
Van Morrison Astral Weeks

4.5 superb
Air Premiers Symptomes
Al Di Meola Elegant Gypsy
Baths Cerulean
BNJMN Black Square
Bob Dylan Blonde on Blonde
Bonobo Black Sands
Brian Eno Ambient 1: Music For Airports
Bruce Springsteen Born in the U.S.A.
Damien Rice O
Deftones White Pony
Deniz Kurtel Music Watching Over Me
DJ Sprinkles Midtown 120 Blues

Released under the moniker DJ Sprinkles, Midtown 120 Blues reflects Thaemlitzís experiences in almost every aspect of its construction. The album presents an unabashed view of the commercialization of the New York house scene, and the mix of ambience, deep house and melancholy throughout the album embodies this disenchantment. Though scathing when on attack, Thaemlitz produces great warmth in the soft ambience of songs like House Music is a Controllable Desire You Can Own. Yet the album does not get lost in emotion, often taking an analytical approach to the topics covered. Underlying the lyrics though is the emotion he conveys. By no means grandiose, Midtown 120 Blues excels for the simple fact that it takes a part of Thaemlitz and expresses it consistently throughout all aspects of its construction.
Fat Freddy's Drop Based on a True Story
Florence and the Machine Lungs
Flying Lotus Cosmogramma
Gnarls Barkley St. Elsewhere
Gorillaz Demon Days
John Martyn Solid Air
Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison
Joni Mitchell Court and Spark
Jose Gonzalez Veneer
Through his simple song structures and impeccable Spanish guitar playing, Jose Gonzalez steps ahead of his modern day contemporaries with Veneer and offers a tantalising view of what he is capable of. Gonzalez's single for the Sony Bravia ad offers only a glimpse of the beautiful melodies available in Veneer, with songs like Slow Moves and Lovestain capturing a magical sense of beauty. Whilst Gonzalez does not reveal enough of his feelings, his passion and his true soul in the album, the quality of his musical creations is never in question.
Joy Division Unknown Pleasures
Joy Orbison Hyph Mngo/Wet Look
Kanye West The College Dropout
His verbal skills do not come close to some more verbally skilled Hip-Hop artists. Yet what Kanye West provides is a production value far above most other artists and bands from the mainstream, and even more so outside the mainstream. His backing harmonies on songs like All Falls Down and Jesus Walks are simply exquisite. His songs are catchy from the first lesson, yet maintain appeal for long periods of time. The highlights on the album far outweigh the one-off gimmick songs, and the album is wrapped up beautifully by Last Call. One of the most underrated Hip-Hip songs of recent times.
Kashiwa Daisuke Program Music I
Kate Bush Hounds of Love
Kelis Tasty
Klute The Emperors New Clothes
It seems that if any songs on Klute's latest album The Emperor's New Clothes were to be described as self-inspired, Toiler would be the most appropriate fit. Klute's music merely reflects what sounds good to him, and it seems his deft touch always takes songs just where they need to go. The album packs both laid back experiences with pure melodies and high-paced, bass driven songs. Our Leader proves the focal point of the album, a hair-raising melody and strong unrelenting breakbeats creating a memorable ride. And in every song the album maintains a standard of quality reflective of Klute's hard work. Those unfamiliar with Drum & Bass may not know where to look, yet those who turn to Klute are unlikely to turn away with a feeling of disappointment.
Kraftwerk Autobahn
Kraftwerk The Man-Machine
Kyuss Blues for the Red Sun
Marvin Gaye What's Going On
Millencolin Pennybridge Pioneers
Mistabishi Drop
Modest Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition
Nick Drake Bryter Layter
Nobuo Uematsu Final Fantasy IX: Original Soundtrack
Nobuo Uematsu Final Fantasy IX - Piano Collections
OutKast Speakerboxxx/The Love Below
Patti Smith Horses
Pete Namlook Air II
Pixies Doolittle
Placebo Without You I'm Nothing
Refused The Shape of Punk to Come
Rhian Sheehan Tiny Blue Biosphere
Robag Wruhme Thora Vukk
Rush Moving Pictures
Shed Shedding The Past
Simon and Garfunkel Bridge Over Troubled Water
Soundtrack (Anime) Neon Genesis Evangelion
Spice Girls Spice
St. Germain Tourist
With Tourist, St. Germain provides a deliciously sexy fusion of jazz beats and house stylings. St. Germains work in the ever-improving French house scene cannot be ignored. Tourist encapsulates the French city life, with its vibrant beats creating a unique atmosphere within the music. Nearly every song on the album feels like it'd shine on its own, yet the albums unified mood and theme is never lost.

It is easy to see why Tourist is popular as background music in cafes. Tourist is perfectly made for lazy sunday afternoons, keeping the sounds fresh and rich across a scrumptious variety of sounds.
Swarms Old Raves End
Tangerine Dream The Seven Letters From Tibet
Tangerine Dream Canyon Dreams
Tangerine Dream Pergamon
Tangerine Dream Autumn in Hiroshima
Tangerine Dreamís five atomic seasons series has produced some of their best music in recent years. As the third addition to the series, Autumn in Hiroshima exceeds its two very solid predecessors in almost all areas. The melodies capture a unique take on the aftermath of the atomic bombings in Japan through one set of eyes. The experience when following the albums journey towards inner tranquility after the trauma of the bomb is often mesmerizing. Though not necessarily easily accessible, the beauty of the album lies in the journey and understanding of the rich concept behind it.
The B-52s The B52's
The Band The Band
The Beatles The Beatles
The Mars Volta De-Loused in the Comatorium
The Seatbelts Cowboy Bebop
The Smiths Hatful of Hollow
The Smiths The Queen Is Dead
Tool Aenima
Tracy Chapman Tracy Chapman
U2 War
Utada Hikaru HEART STATION
Yasunori Mitsuda Chrono Trigger Original Sound Version
Yasunori Mitsuda Xenosaga Episode I
Yoko Kanno Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex OST Vol 1

4.0 excellent
Air Moon Safari
Alexisonfire Crisis
Alexisonfire Alexisonfire
Arcade Fire The Suburbs
At the Drive-In Relationship of Command
Boards of Canada Music Has the Right to Children
Bob Dylan Highway 61 Revisited
Bob Dylan The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan
Bon Iver Bon Iver, Bon Iver
Beautiful and stuff, least surprising album of 2011.
Boysetsfire Tomorrow Come Today
brains Constant Love Forever
Britney Spears ...Baby One More Time
Burton Wagner A Sentinel's Eyes
Childish Gambino EP
Christina Aguilera Back to Basics
Clint Mansell, Kronos Quartet and Mogwai The Fountain
Crowded House Recurring Dream
Danger Mouse The Grey Album
Deftones Saturday Night Wrist
Die! Die! Die! Form
DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince He's the DJ, I'm the Rapper
DJ Shadow Preemptive Strike
Dntel Life is Full of Possibilities
Duran Duran Rio
FaltyDL You Stand Uncertain
Fly My Pretties Live at Bats
Flying Lotus Los Angeles
Gil Scott-Heron I'm New Here
Gil Scott-Heron and Jamie XX We're New Here
Gold Panda Miyamae
Gold Panda Lucky Shiner
Gorillaz Gorillaz
Gui Boratto Chromophobia
Gui Boratto III
GusGus Arabian Horse
Hans Zimmer The Lion King
High Contrast Confidential
Instra:mental Resolution 653
Interpol Turn on the Bright Lights
J Dilla The Shining
J Dilla Donuts
John Martyn Bless the Weather
John Martyn On The Cobbles
Joy Division Closer
Joy Orbison Wade In/Jels
Joy Orbison The Shrew Would Have Cushioned The Blow
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds
Kanye West Late Registration
Kanye West My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Kashiwa Daisuke April. #02
Katatonia Viva Emptiness
Klaus Schulze Irrlicht
Klaus Schulze X
Klaus Schulze Mirage
Kruder and Dorfmeister The K&D Sessions
London Elektricity Billion Dollar Gravy
London Elektricity Yikes!
London Elektricity Yikes! Remixes!!
Lone Wolf The Devil and I
Lull Dreamt About Dreaming
Maceo Plex Life Index
Mariah Carey The Emancipation of Mimi
Metal Gear Solid Metal Gear Solid Soundtrack
Modeselektor Monkeytown
Motion City Soundtrack I Am the Movie
Muse Absolution
Muse Origin of Symmetry
Nick Drake Pink Moon
Nobuo Uematsu Distant Worlds II
Nobuo Uematsu Nobuo Uematsu's 10 Short Stories
Nobuo Uematsu Final Fantasy VIII: Piano Collections
Omar S 111
Omar S The Further You Look - The Less You Will See
Onra Long Distance
Paul Kalkbrenner Berlin Calling
Pavement Slanted and Enchanted
Pelican Australasia
Pixies At the BBC
Pixies Surfer Rosa
Placebo Black Market Music
Pulp Different Class
Radiohead In Rainbows
Rhian Sheehan Standing in Silence
Ricky Martin Ricky Martin
SebastiAn Total
Shackleton Fireworks
Shapeshifter Soulstice
Shpongle Tales of the Inexpressible
Sigur Ros ( )
Simian Mobile Disco Attack Decay Sustain Release
Sonic Youth Daydream Nation
Submotion Orchestra Finest Hour
Sufjan Stevens Michigan
Tangerine Dream Rubycon
Tangerine Dream Transsiberia
Tangerine Dream Encore
Tangerine Dream Madcap's Flaming Duty
Tangerine Dream Zeit
Tangerine Dream Atem
Tangerine Dream Quichotte
Tangerine Dream Ricochet
Tears For Fears The Seeds of Love
The B-52s Cosmic Thing
The Chills Kaleidoscope World
The Church Heyday
The Killers Hot Fuss
The Mint Chicks Octagon Octagon Octagon
The Mint Chicks Anti-Tiger
Touche Amore Is Survived By
Yasunori Mitsuda Xenogears Original Soundtrack
Yoko Kanno The Vision of Escaflowne - Lovers Only
Youth Lagoon The Year of Hibernation

3.5 great
50 Cent Get Rich or Die Tryin'
A-Trak FabricLive.45
Air 10,000 Hz Legends
Andy Stott Passed Me By
Aphex Twin Selected Ambient Works 85-92
Aspects of Physics Marginalized Information Forms One: Ping
Bat For Lashes Two Suns
Battles Gloss Drop
BLK JKS Mystery EP
Bloc Party Silent Alarm
Britney Spears Circus
Burton Wagner In the Realms of the Unreal
Chad VanGaalen Infiniheart
Chevelle Wonder What's Next
City and Colour Little Hell
Common Be
Crystal Castles Crystal Castles
Daft Punk Human After All
Before Human After All, Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo were the mysterious golden boys of the French House scene. Human After All was met with a heavily negative reaction, with much outrage over its heavily industralised sound, its repetitiveness and its poor production quality. But despite this, Daft Punk strike gold in a number of songs with their usual infectious sound still there, but in a different context.
Daft Punk Random Access Memories
DJ Shadow The Private Press
Do Make Say Think You, You're a History in Rust
Dr. Dre 2001
dredg Catch Without Arms
Editors The Back Room
Filter The Amalgamut
Flying Lotus Reset
Flying Lotus Pattern+Grid World
Flying Lotus L.A. EP 2 X 3
Hellogoodbye Zombies! Aliens! Vampires! Dinosaurs!
Hot Water Music Caution
In Flames Clayman
Interpol Antics
Jean Michel Jarre Equinoxe
John Legend Get Lifted
Jose Gonzalez In Our Nature
Joy Orbison Sicko Cell/Knock Knock
Kanye West Late Orchestration
Kanye West 808s and Heartbreak
Kanye West Graduation
Klaus Schulze Audentity
Lady Gaga The Fame
Obvious similarities do exist to Gwen Stefani. Yet with more skillful vocals and a focused synth-heavy sound, Lady GaGa does plenty to carve out her own style. The album seems unconcerned with external opinion, simply aiming for the goal of creating something that sounds good. Itís a charming attitude that extends throughout the album, especially in her lyrics. Combined with nimble control of her vocals and skilled production; it makes for an exceptionally appealing combination. While The Fame only really captures one component of the pop theatrics of Lady GaGa, the strong execution in production and vocals helps GaGa deliver an energetic punch. The Fame isnít a defining moment in pop culture, but it is a promising sign for Lady GaGa, with plenty to dance to.
London Elektricity Power Ballads
Power Ballads by London Elektricity is very much in the same vein as Drum N' Bass artists Pendulum, Shapeshifter and Concord Dawn, mixing in large portions of vocal samples with fast paced Jungle break beats. Power Ballads focuses heavily on melodic female diva vocals, at times working to great effect such as in Power Ballads, Out of This World and Will To Love. But never does it reach new grounds nor differ greatly from its contemporaries. The essence of their sound also bears resemblance to Kruder and Dorfmeister, taking organic acid jazz and speeding it up to 180bpm. When all seems to blend together nicely, London Elektricity create mesmerising melodies on top of incessantly addictive break beats, and most importantly a wonderful colour of sound.
Meshuggah I
Modest Mussorgsky A Night on Bald Mountain
N.E.R.D. In Search Of
Nobuo Uematsu Final Fantasy VII: Original Soundtrack
Nobuo Uematsu Final Fantasy X: Original Soundtrack
Nobuo Uematsu Lost Odyssey OST
Nobuo Uematsu FINAL FANTASY IX Original Soundtrack Plus
Norah Jones Feels Like Home
Omar S Still Serious Nic
Paul Kalkbrenner Icke Wieder
Pelican March Into the Sea
Pendulum Hold Your Colour
Placebo Placebo
Placebo Sleeping With Ghosts
Radiohead Hail to the Thief
Radiohead Amnesiac
Santigold Top Ranking - A Diplo Dub
Shed The Traveller
Silverchair Diorama
Sufjan Stevens Illinois
Tan Dun Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon OST
Tangerine Dream Great Wall of China
Tangerine Dream Tangram
Tangerine Dream Jeanne D'Arc
Tangerine Dream Sorcerer OST
The Good, The Bad & The Queen The Good, The Bad & The Queen
The Honorary Title Anything Else But The Truth
The Killers Sam's Town
The Lonely Island Incredibad
The Mint Chicks Crazy? Yes! Dumb? No!
The National High Violet
Thrice Beggars
Timbaland Timbaland Presents Shock Value
U2 Under A Blood Red Sky
WU LYF Go Tell Fire to the Mountain

3.0 good
2Pac Greatest Hits
50 Cent The Massacre
Alexisonfire Watch Out!
Ben Klock October
Britney Spears Femme Fatale
Britney Spears Blackout
CSS Cansei de Ser Sexy
Daft Punk Tron Legacy: Reconfigured
David Guetta One Love
DJ Shadow The Outsider
Exile Radio
Feeder Comfort In Sound
Feeder Echo Park
Flying Lotus L.A. EP 3 X 3
Girls Aloud What Will The Neighbours Say?
Gwen Stefani Love. Angel. Music. Baby.
Incubus Morning View
Jay-Z and Kanye West Watch the Throne
Joanna Newsom Ys
John Legend Once Again
Joss Stone The Soul Sessions
Kashiwa Daisuke 5 Dec.
Kelis Kelis Was Here
Kelly Clarkson Thankful
Klaus Schulze Ballett 1
Lady Gaga Born This Way
London Elektricity Syncopated City
Louis La Roche Me & Her
Matchbox Twenty More Than You Think You Are
Moby 18
Modest Mouse Good News for People Who Love Bad News
Muse Black Holes and Revelations
My Chemical Romance Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge
My Chemical Romance The Black Parade
Nickelback Silver Side Up
No Doubt Rock Steady
Nobuo Uematsu Blue Dragon: Original Soundtrack
Omar S Fabric 45: Omar S - Detroit
Pacman Pacman Soundtrack
Placebo Meds
Ricardo Villalobos Fabric 36
Shihad The General Electric
Tangerine Dream Cyclone
Tangerine Dream Alpha Centauri
Tangerine Dream Electronic Meditation
Tangerine Dream Purple Diluvial
The Bouncing Souls Hopeless Romantic
The Lonely Island Turtleneck and Chain
The Mint Chicks F**k The Golden Youth
The Sounds Dying to say this to You
The Strokes Is This It
Tool 10,000 Days

2.5 average
'N Sync No Strings Attached
Alexisonfire Old Crows / Young Cardinals
Alice in Chains Dirt
Breaking Benjamin We Are Not Alone
Children of Bodom Hatebreeder
Christina Aguilera Stripped
Disturbed Ten Thousand Fists
Disturbed The Sickness
Fantasia Barrino Free Yourself
Green Day American Idiot
Ja Rule Blood in My Eye
JC Chasez Schizophrenic
MSTRKRFT Fist of God
Mudvayne L.D. 50
Muse The Resistance
Placebo Battle For The Sun
Pussycat Dolls PCD
Red Hot Chili Peppers Stadium Arcadium
Rise Against Siren Song of the Counter Culture
Santigold Santogold
Tangerine Dream Mars Polaris
Tangerine Dream White Eagle
Tangerine Dream Three O'Clock High OST
Tool Lateralus

2.0 poor
Darude Before the Storm
Feeder Pushing the Senses
Kenny G. Breathless
Linkin Park Meteora
M.I.A. Arular
Mudvayne Lost and Found
Spice Girls Forever
t.A.T.u. Dangerous and Moving
The Donnas Spend the Night
The Mars Volta Scab Dates
Timbaland Timbaland Presents Shock Value II

1.5 very poor
Baha Men Who Let the Dogs Out
James Blunt Back To Bedlam

1.0 awful
A Perfect Circle eMOTIVe
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