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Five Albums on a Desert Island

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Miles Davis-Kind of Blue
The Clash-London Calling
Neutral Milk Hotel-In the Aeroplane Over the Sea
David Bowie-Low
Brian Eno-Another Green World

It was hard leaving off:
Stones-Exile on Main St.
Smiths-Queen is Dead
Wire-Pink Flag
Television-Marquee Moon
My Bloody Valentine-Loveless
 

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I'm assuming this is a list of "honest" albums & not for the sake of looking cool or name dropping like on the "5 albums to Mock you" post. So as corny as some of these albums may seem they are my "honest" 5! In no particular order.

Sade - Love Deluxe
Luther Vandross - The Best Of (although there's like 3 Best of's, this was a double CD from the early 90's)
Prince - Purple Rain
Eric B & Rakim - Paid In Full
Offer Nissim - Second Time featuring Maya (even though this is fairly new compared to the other 4, I listen to it everday)
 

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Prince: Sign O the Times
Nina Simone: Forbidden Fruit
Liz Phair: Exile in Guyville

I'm having a mind block and can only thing of 3.
 

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Company Flow - Funcrusher Plus
DJ Shadow - Endtroducing...
Big L - Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous
Nas - Illmatic
Raekwon - Only Built for Cuban Linx...

Based on replayability, I never get tired of these.
 

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oceans 11, glad you bring up that point.
I think a large majority of people on here, and most other forums, are guilty of that...
 

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You know we're all guilty of doing that at some point & time. We all want to look cool sometimes right? But I've seen some good posts get trashed because you had "real" posts & then fake ones & then the fights break out. I personally think the "Mock You" post above is hilarious but this isn't that type of post so I just thought I'd throw that in there as a caveat for newcomers.

Originally Posted by Alextuf90122
oceans 11, glad you bring up that point.
I think a large majority of people on here, and most other forums, are guilty of that...
 

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Brazilian Girls - Talk to Labomb
Michael Jackson - Thriller
The Walkmen - You and Me
The Shins - Oh Inverted World
Sublime - Sublime
 

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This list seems to change every time I come up with it, but some combination of these 5 is always present.

Pearl Jam - "Vs."

Radiohead - "Kid A"

Pink Floyd - "The Wall"

U2 - "The Joshua Tree"

Marillion - "Misplaced Childhood"




EDIT: Sometimes, "The Joshua Tree" loses out to "OK Computer".
 

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If absolutely necessary, I could live with these five and no others.

I Muvrini - A Bercy (Live)

Donovan - A Gift From A Flower to a Garden

Charlie Hayden and Hank Jones - Steal Away

Stan Getz and João Gilberto - Getz Gilberto

Lily Kraus - Complete Mozart Piano Sonatas

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Blood on the Tracks
Jesus Christ Superstar (Original Broadway Cast)
 

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The Strokes - Is This It
Prince - Sign O' The Times
Smashing Pumpkins - Siamese Dream
Guns N' Roses - Appetite for Destruction
Jeff Buckley - Grace
 

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1. The Fugees -- The Score
2. Outkast -- Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik
3. New Order -- Substance
4. Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 -- Sviatoslav Richter/Stanislaw Wislocki/Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra
5. Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 -- Leon Fleisher/George Szell/Cleveland Orchestra
 

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dm-black celebration
gnr-appetite
smiths-louder than bombs
dre-the chronic
 

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First ones coming to mind....

Stone Roses, self-titled
Beatles - Sgt Peppers
Portishead - Dummy
Beach Boys - Pet Sounds

Will edit later after the wine / neocitran combo kicks in.....
 

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