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Average Rating: 4.02
Rating Variance: 0.49
Objectivity Score: 57%
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5.0 classic
Bob Marley and The Wailers Legend
Jeff Buckley Grace
Miles Davis Kind of Blue
Nine Inch Nails The Downward Spiral
Pearl Jam Ten
Radiohead OK Computer
The Beatles Revolver
The Clash London Calling
The Smiths The Queen Is Dead

4.5 superb
Arctic Monkeys Whatever People Say I Am, That's What...
Blur Parklife
Depeche Mode Violator
Frank Sinatra My Way: The Best of Frank Sinatra
Metallica Master of Puppets
Oasis Definitely Maybe
Oasis (What's the Story) Morning Glory?
Pearl Jam Vs.
R.E.M. Document
R.E.M. Automatic for the People
Radiohead The Bends
Rage Against the Machine Rage Against the Machine
Slayer Reign in Blood
The Smiths Hatful of Hollow
The Stone Roses The Stone Roses
True,Ian Brown wasnt a great singer.
Still,this is one incredible album and the talent of the remaining members cant be denied.
From the hipnotic "I wanna be adored" to the dreamy "Waterfall" to the danceble "I am the resurrection" this album shines the whole way.
Sounding both fresh and influenced by the 60s,the fact that the Roses captured a whole era continues to amaze.
The Velvet Underground The Velvet Underground & Nico
The Who Who's Next

4.0 excellent
Alice in Chains Dirt
Beck Odelay!
Beck Sea Change
Blur Modern Life Is Rubbish
Blur Midlife: A Beginner's Guide To Blur
The true core of Britpop.While compilations from Blurs rivals of the 90s are often redudant(Oasis) or inconsistent(Pulp),Damon Albarn and cia career always had the tools to sound fresh.
And this album proves it.Dealing with their selection of best songs (not singles) and without ignoring any period of the band,the compilation is just stellar.And Am I the only one who still gets excited after the initial moments of Popscene?
Metallica Metallica
Nirvana Nevermind
Nirvana In Utero
Patti Smith Horses
R.E.M. Murmur
Radiohead Hail to the Thief
Rage Against the Machine The Battle of Los Angeles
Ramones Ramones
Sex Pistols Never Mind the Bollocks...
The Clash The Clash
The Smiths The Smiths
The Smiths Strangeways, Here We Come
The Stone Roses The Very Best of The Stone Roses
The Who Live at Leeds
U2 The Joshua Tree
U2 All That You Can't Leave Behind

3.5 great
Arctic Monkeys Favourite Worst Nightmare
Blur Blur
Depeche Mode Black Celebration
Metallica ...And Justice for All
Morrissey You Are the Quarry
Pulp Different Class
The Doors The Doors
The Smiths Meat Is Murder
Between their raw debut and their masterpiece "The Queen is Dead", "Meat is Murder" seems more like a transition record.Quite experimental on some songs(Barbarism Begins At Home is kind of funky) and over indulgent in others(the title track is probably their weirdest song and sadly,one of their worst), the album feels just like a collection of songs.
Still, songs like How Soon is Now,Well I Wonder and I Want The One I Cant Have can trully be considered Smiths classics and help the album a lot.
If you are new to The Smiths,go elsewhere(The Queen is Dead).If you like the other albums too,then you will enjoy Meat Is Murder.
U2 War
U2 The Unforgettable Fire

3.0 good
AC/DC Back in Black
Beastie Boys Licensed to Ill
Oasis Dig Out Your Soul
Rage Against the Machine Evil Empire

2.5 average
Aerosmith Toys in the Attic
Walk this way trully deserves all the credits it gets.But then what?
The rest is just mediocre.Only self titled and Sweet Emotion arent that bad,but still.The rest is either generic or unispired.
After loads of recommendations that this was a classic album,it was pretty dissapointing.
Oasis Be Here Now

2.0 poor
Poison Look What The Cat Dragged In
Static Colours Sun Swells
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