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5.0 classic
Bob Dylan Bringing It All Back Home
Bob Dylan Blonde on Blonde
Bob Dylan Highway 61 Revisited
Bob Dylan Blood on the Tracks
Bon Iver For Emma, Forever Ago
Simultaneously a classic and a breath of fresh air, Bon Iver's first effort is a record that keeps on giving many, many listens later, and can adapt to an equal number of situations. Essential.
Bon Iver Bon Iver, Bon Iver
Very strong sophomore effort. No more needs to be said.
Bruce Springsteen Born to Run
Dave Matthews Band Before These Crowded Streets
Dave Matthews Band The Central Park Concert
Whilst it's not got their best performances of every song on here, The Central Park Concert is the most exuberantly perfect example of the power of DMB that a new listener could hope for.
Destroyer Kaputt
Joanna Newsom Have One on Me
A sprawling tapestry of captivating stories and sounds, Have One On Me is endlessly inviting, and infuriatingly undecipherable, and it is, most importantly, a complete success.
John Coltrane A Love Supreme
John Mayer Heavier Things
John Mayer Continuum
John Mayer Where the Light Is
Kanye West My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
One of the most self-indulgent, over the top albums of recent times; it's really the kind of thing that only West, prone to douchebaggery as he is, could pull off with such style.
Metallica ...And Justice for All
Miles Davis Kind of Blue
Nizlopi Half These Songs Are About You
Paul Simon Graceland
Radiohead Kid A
Radiohead In Rainbows
Shpongle Nothing Lasts... But Nothing Is Lost
Astonishingly accomplished IDM, this album would probably be a 5 if I was an ent.
Sufjan Stevens Illinois
The Beach Boys Pet Sounds
The Tallest Man on Earth The Wild Hunt
The Tallest Man on Earth Sometimes The Blues Is Just A Passing Bird
It might only be 5 songs long, but every single second here is perfect.
The Tallest Man on Earth There's No Leaving Now
Tool Lateralus
Tool Ænima
A murky, intimidating maze of an album, but once you uncover its secrets it reveals itself as probably one of the most fascinating, furious and fundamentally brilliant albums of its genre, and music as a whole.
Tosca Tango Orchestra Waking Life OST

4.5 superb
Arcade Fire Funeral
Quintessential indie listening, a truly emotional album with only a few weak moments.
Arctic Monkeys Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not
Art Blakey Moanin'
Bersarin Quartett Bersarin Quartett
Bill Evans Waltz for Debby
Bob Dylan The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan Street Legal
Bohren & Der Club Of Gore Sunset Mission
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy I See a Darkness
Brian Eno Another Green World
Brian Eno Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks
Broken Social Scene You Forgot It in People
Bruce Springsteen Live 1975-1985
Burial Untrue
Charles Mingus The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady
CunninLynguists A Piece Of Strange
CunninLynguists Oneirology
Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds Live at Radio City
Dave Matthews Band Crash
Dave Matthews Band Under The Table And Dreaming
Dave Matthews Band Live Trax Vol. 2
Dave Matthews Band Live Trax Vol. 8
Dave Matthews Band Live in Chicago
Dave Matthews Band Away From The World
Destroyer Rubies
Devin Townsend Project Deconstruction
Disney A Musical History of Disneyland
Dixie Chicks Home
Dixie Chicks Taking The Long Way
Dream Theater Images and Words
Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes from a Memory
Duke Ellington The Far East Suite
Fat Freddy's Drop Dr. Boondigga & The Big BW
Fleet Foxes Helplessness Blues
A glorious, earthy album that really sees Fleet Foxes ascending into the upper echelon of their fiercely competitive genre.
Fleetwood Mac Rumours
Flying Lotus Cosmogramma
Frank Ocean channel ORANGE
Godspeed You! Black Emperor Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven
Tracks 1, 2 and 3 are some of the most wonderful pieces of music ever composed, whereas the final track falls a bit short of the preceding greatness.
Gospel The Moon Is a Dead World
The most energetic, impassioned and apocalyptic sounding album I've heard in a long time, based on the way in which the members of Gospel throw themselves into their music you'd think they had only minutes left to live.
Green Day American Idiot
Guru Jazzmatazz, Vol. 1
Have a Nice Life Deathconsciousness
James Blake Klavierwerke
James Blake James Blake
Jeff Buckley Grace
Joanna Newsom Ys
John Coltrane Giant Steps
John Frusciante The Empyrean
John Mayer Battle Studies
Kashiwa Daisuke Program Music I
Keith Jarrett The Köln Concert
Laura Stevenson Sit Resist
LCD Soundsystem Sound of Silver
A masterclass in modern electronic music; it might not offer much that's new, but it manages to use all of the best ideas from various genres throughout the decade, and combines them into one glorious whole.
Metal Gear Solid Metal Gear Solid Soundtrack
Metallica Master of Puppets
Metallica Load
Metallica S&M
Metallica Death Magnetic
Miles Davis Bitches Brew
Miles Davis In a Silent Way
Miles Davis The Complete In a Silent Way Sessions
Nas Illmatic
Neil Young Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
Neutral Milk Hotel In the Aeroplane Over the Sea
Norah Jones Feels Like Home
Oasis (What's the Story) Morning Glory?
Oasis Definitely Maybe
Opeth Watershed
Oscar Peterson Night Train
Paul Simon Paul Simon
Pearl Jam Ten
Screw Nirvana and Alice In Chains, Pearl Jam's Ten was the perfect marriage of classic rock sensibilities with the emerging grunge trends, and remains a classic to this day.
Pink Floyd The Dark Side of the Moon
Porcupine Tree Deadwing
Porcupine Tree Lightbulb Sun
Porcupine Tree Fear of a Blank Planet
Nigh-on perfect modern prog, it only just misses the perfect mark.
Radiohead OK Computer
Radiohead Hail to the Thief
Scott Walker The Drift
I have absolutely no idea what to make of this yet. Will report back later...
She and Him Volume One
Shpongle Tales of the Inexpressible
Sigur Ros ( )
Steve Reich Music for 18 Musicians
Steven Wilson Insurgentes
Steven Wilson Grace for Drowning
Sufjan Stevens Michigan
Sufjan Stevens The Age of Adz
Susanne Sundfor The Brothel
Sweet Trip Velocity : Design : Comfort
The Avalanches Since I Left You
The Beatles Abbey Road
The Dear Hunter The Color Spectrum (Complete Collection)
The Knife Silent Shout
A disturbing, eerie beast of an electronic album, but without enough musical and lyrical depth to make you want to return to it again, and again, and again.
The Mountain Goats Tallahassee
The National Boxer
The National High Violet
A stunning continuation of form from The National, but it just loses out to Boxer due to having a couple of tracks that start to feel worryingly like filler.
The Rolling Stones Exile on Main St.
The Rolling Stones Let It Bleed
The Tallest Man on Earth Shallow Grave
Thomas Dybdahl ...That Great October Sound
Thomas Dybdahl One Day You'll Dance for Me, New York City
A gorgeous blend of minimalistic folk with some breathtaking atmospheric, almost poppy moments, this is Dybdahl's most cohesive release to date, if not his best.
Thrice Vheissu
Thrice The Alchemy Index Vols. I & II
Thrice The Alchemy Index Vols. III & IV
Thrice Major/Minor
Tool 10,000 Days
tUnE-yArDs w h o k i l l
Ulver Perdition City
Van Morrison Astral Weeks
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 25 in G minor, K. 183/173dB
WU LYF Go Tell Fire to the Mountain

4.0 excellent
...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead Tao of the Dead
A Perfect Circle Thirteenth Step
A Tribe Called Quest The Low End Theory
Agalloch Ashes Against the Grain
Animal Collective Merriweather Post Pavilion
A freak-pop album that toes a dangerously thin line between genius arrangements, and simply obnoxious 'noise,' often both in the same song.
Arcade Fire The Suburbs
Arctic Monkeys Humbug
At the Drive-In Relationship of Command
Blackfield Blackfield II
Blind Pilot 3 Rounds and a Sound
Boards of Canada Hi Scores
Bob Dylan Desire
Bob Dylan The Bootleg Series Vol. 5: Live in 1975
Bob Dylan The Times They Are A-Changin'
Bob Dylan Oh Mercy
Bob Dylan Time Out of Mind
Bob Dylan Love and Theft
Bob Dylan The Bootleg Series Vol. 4: Live 1966
Bon Iver Blood Bank
Brian Eno Ambient 1: Music For Airports
Brian Eno Before and After Science
Bright Eyes I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning
Bruce Springsteen Magic
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball
Cloudkicker The Discovery
Converge Jane Doe
Cults Cults
Damien Rice O
Damien Rice 9
Dave Matthews Some Devil
Dave Matthews Band Live at Luther College
Dave Matthews Band Live at Red Rocks 8.15.95
Dave Matthews Band Live at Folsom Field, Boulder, Colorado
Dave Matthews Band The Gorge [CD/DVD]
Dave Matthews Band Live Trax Vol. 1
Dave Matthews Band Live Trax Vol. 7
Dave Matthews Band Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King
David Sylvian Secrets of the Beehive
De La Soul 3 Feet High and Rising
Deerhunter Halcyon Digest
Destroyer Trouble In Dreams
Devin Townsend Project Ki
Devin Townsend Project Addicted
Devin Townsend Project Ghost
Dream Theater Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence
Everything Everything Man Alive
Fall Out Boy Infinity on High
Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes
Flight of the Conchords Flight of the Conchords
Frank Turner England Keep My Bones
Gang Gang Dance Eye Contact
Green Day Dookie
Green Day Nimrod
Green Day Bullet In A Bible
Gregory and the Hawk Moenie and Kitchi
Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion II
Guns N' Roses Appetite for Destruction
Guns N' Roses Chinese Democracy
Her Name Is Calla The Quiet Lamb
Herbie Hancock Head Hunters
Incubus Morning View
James Blake The Bells Sketch
James Blake CMYK
Janelle Monae The ArchAndroid
Jay-Z The Blueprint
Jay-Z The Blueprint 3
Joanna Newsom The Milk-Eyed Mender
John Coltrane Blue Train
John Coltrane My Favorite Things
John Mayer Room for Squares
John Mayer Inside Wants Out
John Mayer Any Given Thursday
John Mayer Paradise Valley
King Crimson Discipline
King Crimson In the Court of the Crimson King
Kings of Convenience Riot on an Empty Street
Kings of Leon Because Of The Times
Kool and The Gang Light of Worlds
LCD Soundsystem LCD Soundsystem
LCD Soundsystem This Is Happening
M83 Saturdays=Youth
maudlin of the Well Bath
Metallica St. Anger
Metallica Ride the Lightning
Mew Frengers
MGMT Oracular Spectacular
Miles Davis Birth of the Cool
Montezumas Montezumas
My Chemical Romance The Black Parade
Neil Young Harvest
Neil Young After the Gold Rush
Nick Drake Bryter Layter
Nine Inch Nails Ghosts I-IV
Norah Jones Come Away with Me
Opeth Still Life
Opeth Blackwater Park
Opeth Ghost Reveries
Opeth Heritage
OutKast ATLiens
Paolo Nutini These Streets
Paul Simon Still Crazy After All These Years
Pearl Jam Vs.
Pink Floyd Wish You Were Here
Porcupine Tree In Absentia
Porcupine Tree Stupid Dream
Porcupine Tree The Incident
Queen Queen II
Queen Sheer Heart Attack
Radiohead Amnesiac
Radiohead The King of Limbs
Red Hot Chili Peppers By the Way
Red Hot Chili Peppers Californication
Red Hot Chili Peppers Stadium Arcadium
Refused The Shape of Punk to Come
Sade Soldier Of Love
Scott Walker Tilt
Shabazz Palaces Black Up
She and Him Volume Two
Sigur Ros Takk...
Snow Patrol Eyes Open
Stateless Stateless
Streetlight Manifesto Everything Goes Numb
Swarms Old Raves End
Tears for Fears Songs from the Big Chair
The Alan Parsons Project I Robot
The Antlers Hospice
The Antlers Burst Apart
The Beatles Revolver
The Beatles Let It Be
The Beatles Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
The Dear Hunter Indigo
The Pineapple Thief Little Man
The Roots Game Theory
The Thelonious Monk Quartet and John Coltrane At Carnegie Hall
The Weeknd House of Balloons
The xx xx
Thomas Dybdahl Stray Dogs
Thrice Beggars
Tiger Lou Is My Head Still On
Titus Andronicus The Monitor
Tool Undertow
Transatlantic The Whirlwind
An incredibly solid, if predictable, prog rock epic. Crammed full of cheesy but great riffs, The Whirlwind is an incredibly enjoyable listen, if not an emotionally moving one in the slightest.
Trophy Scars Never Born, Never Dead
Ulver Blood Inside
Ulver Wars of the Roses
Unexpect Fables of the Sleepless Empire
Vampire Weekend Contra
Vangelis Blade Runner Soundtrack
Wild Beasts Smother

3.5 great
A Perfect Circle Mer de Noms
Arcade Fire Neon Bible
Arctic Monkeys Favourite Worst Nightmare
Brian Eno Music For Films
Bruce Springsteen Working on a Dream
Cee Lo Green The Lady Killer
Dave Matthews Band Busted Stuff
Dave Matthews Band Listener Supported
Dave Matthews Band Live Trax Vol. 3
Dave Matthews Band Live Trax Vol. 4
Dave Matthews Band Live Trax Vol. 6
Dave Matthews Band Live at Piedmont Park
Dream Theater Awake
Dream Theater Octavarium
Fall Out Boy Folie a Deux
Florence and the Machine Lungs
Green Day 21st Century Breakdown
Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion I
John Mayer Born and Raised
Kings of Leon Only By The Night
Metallica Metallica
MGMT Congratulations
Neon Trees Habits
Nizlopi Make It Happen
Oasis Don't Believe the Truth
Opeth Damnation
Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse
Panda Bear Person Pitch
Pearl Jam Vitalogy
Pendulum Immersion
Plan B The Defamation Of Strickland Banks
Porcupine Tree The Sky Moves Sideways
Porcupine Tree Recordings
Porcupine Tree Nil Recurring
Porcupine Tree Anesthetize
Queen Queen
Radiohead The Bends
Stars of the Lid And Their Refinement Of The Decline
The Alan Parsons Project Eye in the Sky
The Dear Hunter Act I: The Lake South, the River North
The Dear Hunter The Color Spectrum
The Libertines Up The Bracket
The Tallest Man on Earth The Tallest Man on Earth
Tool Salival
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross The Social Network

3.0 good
Blackfield Blackfield
Bob Dylan Hard Rain
Dave Matthews Band Everyday
Dave Matthews Band Remember Two Things
Dave Matthews Band Weekend on the Rocks
Dave Matthews Band Live Trax Vol. 5
Dave Matthews Band Live at Mile High Music Festival
Dream Theater Falling into Infinity
Dream Theater Systematic Chaos
Dream Theater Black Clouds & Silver Linings
Foo Fighters Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace
Green Day Warning
Green Day Insomniac
Incubus Make Yourself
Kings of Leon Come Around Sundown
Metallica Kill 'Em All
Muse Black Holes & Revelations
Norah Jones The Fall
Opeth Morningrise
Panic! at the Disco A Fever You Can't Sweat Out
Pearl Jam Backspacer
Porcupine Tree Signify
Porcupine Tree Stars Die: The Delerium Years
Radiohead Pablo Honey
Silverchair Diorama
The Antlers In the Attic of the Universe
The Rolling Stones It's Only Rock 'n' Roll
Tool Opiate

2.5 average
A Perfect Circle eMOTIVe
Blackfield Welcome To My DNA
Bob Dylan At Budokan
Coldplay Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends
Dave Matthews Band Stand Up
Dream Theater Train of Thought
Dream Theater When Dream and Day Unite
Green Day Kerplunk
Guns N' Roses Live Era '87-'93
Metallica Reload
Muse The Resistance
Norah Jones Not Too Late
Opeth Orchid
Opeth Deliverance
Porcupine Tree Atlanta
Snow Patrol Final Straw
Snow Patrol A Hundred Million Suns
The Libertines The Libertines

2.0 poor
Brian Eno Music for Civic Recovery Centre

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