Skip to content
Your 5 Favorite Alb...
Clear all

Your 5 Favorite Albums

82 Posts
50 Users
50.8 K Views
Active Member
Joined: 15 years ago
Posts: 8

Pink Floyd — Dark Side of the Moon
Jeff Buckley — Grace
The Beatles — Abbey Road
The Beatles — Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Nirvana — Nevermind

Eminent Member
Joined: 14 years ago
Posts: 21

Metallica - Black Album
Metallica - Reload
Metallica - master of puppets
Slipknot - All hope Is Gone
Trivium - Ascendancy

Fortune, Fame, Mirror, Vain, Gone Insane But The Memory Remains

Noble Member
Joined: 17 years ago
Posts: 1120

Not easy - but these are mandatory

Tom Waits - Nighthawks at the Diner
Beatles - A hard days' night
Dylan - Blonde on Blonde
Dylan - John Wesley Hardin'
Dylan - Time out of mind

- edit - would anyone care to go through the list and count to make a 5 top guitarnoise albums? ;)
It seems that Dark side of the moon would be high up there

...only thing I know how to do is to keep on keepin' on...

LARS kolberg

Illustrious Member
Joined: 18 years ago
Posts: 5345

Tom Waits -Blue Valentine
Sir Paul- Ram
White Strips-Icky Thump
Warren Zevon-The Wind
Steeleye Span-Hark! The village wait
Strawbs-Hero and heroine

My Youtube Page

Estimable Member
Joined: 15 years ago
Posts: 135

Bachman Turner Overdrive - Not Fragile

Thin Lizzy - Jailbreak

Pink Floyd - Animals

Grand Funk Railroad - Caught in the Act

Rainbow - Rainbow Rising

Today... :lol:

"...I don't know - but whasomever I do, its gots ta be FUNKY!"

Vic Lewis VL
Illustrious Member
Joined: 19 years ago
Posts: 10264

Well........this week,

Who's Next - The Who

Mott - Mott The Hoople

Deja Vu All Over Again - John Fogerty

The Evolution of Mann - Manfred Mann

Let It Bleed - Rolling Stones

And without even looking at what I posted last time this came up, I bet there's at least two albums from my original list....

:D :D :D


"Sometimes the beauty of music can help us all find strength to deal with all the curves life can throw us." (D. Hodge.)

Dan T.
Illustrious Member
Joined: 19 years ago
Posts: 5044

Colma - Buckethead

Physical Graffiti - Led Zeppelin

Let it Bleed - The Rolling Stones

Who's Next - The Who

Caress of Steel - Rush

"The only way I know that guarantees no mistakes is not to play and that's simply not an option". David Hodge

Reputable Member
Joined: 14 years ago
Posts: 334

1 AC/DC - Back in Black
2 JJ Cale - everything but let's say his 'Definite Collection' album
3 The Blues Band - The Official Blues Band Bootleg Album
4 Bob Marley - Babylon by Bus
5 Bruce Springsteen - Nebraska

6 Frank Zappa - Sheik Yerbouti ... sorry Frank...

Famed Member
Joined: 15 years ago
Posts: 2241

For albums that work well as albums, rather than just having a few killer tracks and lots of filler, in no particular order...

KoB - Miles Davis
Astral Weeks - Van Morrison
Axis - Hendrix (although I'd happily lose all Noel Redding tracks from Jimi's oeuvre...)
Let It Bleed - Rolling Stones
BotT - Bob Dylan

Now, I'm sure I posted on this thread a year ago, so doing a compare might prove interesting.

Ra Er Ga.

Ninjazz have SuperChops.

Illustrious Member
Joined: 15 years ago
Posts: 8184

bob dylan - blond on blonde
jimi hendrix - are you experienced
miles davis - (do you really have to censor this? think 'witches' with a 'b') brew
radiohead - ok computer
elliott smith - xo

you know, i know that dark side was mentioned a lot, but i never really got into it. i've listened to it a lot with (hopefully) an open mind, and the occasional flammable listening aid, and while i like a few songs on it, i've never really gotten into it as a whole album. i like piper at the gates of dawn, and like i implied, i like plenty of floyd's singles, but the albums are just too slow and plodding. it's like swimming in murky water. piper was sloppy, but at least it had energy.

Illustrious Member
Joined: 19 years ago
Posts: 5480

I'm pretty sure I replied last year, so I'll do the repeat & compare thing.

Stripped - Rolling Stones (a bit of a cheat)
Exile on Main Street - Rolling Stones
Bat Out of Hell - Meat Loaf
Get Your Wings - Aerosmith
The Fillmore Concerts - Allman Brothers Band (another cheat)

Let it bleed has a lot of love for it, eh? Good album for sure. Hard for a Stones fan to argue against that one.

"I wonder if a composer ever intentionally composed a piece that was physically impossible to play and stuck it away to be found years later after his death, knowing it would forever drive perfectionist musicians crazy." - George Carlin

Famed Member
Joined: 19 years ago
Posts: 4459

I'm not sure if I would call these my favorites any more since I haven't listened to an album in years but ones I've enjoyed over the years:

Lou Reed - Rock n Roll Animal
Counting Crows - August and Everything After
David Bowie - Ziggy Stardust
Aerosmith - Get Your Wings
Queen - Night at the Opera

Used to really enjoy The Who but for some reason I don't like their music as much any more but I have no idea why

"It's all about stickin it to the man!"
It's a long way to the top if you want to rock n roll!

Rum Runner
Reputable Member
Joined: 19 years ago
Posts: 424

Right now I would have to say-

Foxtrot- Genesis
Workingman's Dead- Grateful Dead
Haymaker!- The Gourds (my favorite current release)
Wish You Were Here- Pink Floyd
Bulletproof- Reckless Kelly



"Growing Older But Not UP!"

Noble Member
Joined: 14 years ago
Posts: 1224

1> Deja Vu...CSNY
2> Breakfast in America...Super Tramp
3> Close To the Edge...Yes
4> Greatest Hits...Beach Boys
5> The White Album...Beatles

"Feel what you what you feel!"

Prominent Member
Joined: 18 years ago
Posts: 815

My '09 update:

1. Oingo Boingo ~Dead Man's Party
2. Guns N' Roses ~Appitite For Destruction
3. Journey ~Frontiers
4. Boston ~Boston
5. Genesis ~Invisible Touch

"If I had a time machine, I'd go back and tell me to practise that bloody guitar!" -Vic Lewis

Everything is 42..... again.

Page 5 / 6