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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by onthebandwagon » Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:31 pm

Zen Arcade despite the ugly cover
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Post by thetwlo » Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:27 pm

onthebandwagon wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:31 pm
Zen Arcade despite the ugly cover
it's a great cover! classic!

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Post by onthebandwagon » Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:42 pm

thetwlo wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:27 pm
onthebandwagon wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:31 pm
Zen Arcade despite the ugly cover
it's a great cover! classic!
It’s polarizing for sure, regardless hearing that album as a teen is a revelation...
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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by cptnal » Mon Jan 27, 2020 3:59 am

Picking from the hat: John Zorn.

Alternatively, there's a shit-ton of stuff if you look outside the US/Europe. How about Fela Kuti as a starting point?

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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by Fallen_lassen » Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:19 am

Brian Eno Thursday afternoon
Spectrum Highs lows and heavenly blows
My bloody valentine Loveless
John Coltrane my favorite things
Tortoise TNT

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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by Halfgeleider » Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:38 am

Goat - world music

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Post by oldgearguy » Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:38 am

Love - Forever Changes
Felt - Strange Idols Pattern...
Tim Hecker - Harmony in Ultraviolet
African Headcharge - Songs of Praise
Creation Rebel - Starship Africa
The Chills - Submarine Bells
The Velvet Underground and Nico
Current 93 - All the Pretty Little Horses
Wolfgang Press - Standing Up Straight
The Swans - Soundtracks for the Blind
Mogwai - The Hawk is Howling (or Young Team or ...)
Shriekback - Oil and Gold
Nick Lowe - Pure Pop for Now People
Miracle Legion - Me and Mr. Ray
Slowdive - Souvlaki Space Station
Funkadelic - Standing on The Verge of Getting It On
Outkast - ATLiens
Bob Dylan - Highway 61 Revisited
Magnetic Fields - The Charm of the Highway Strip
Gang of Four - Entertainment!
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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by Bodo1967 » Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:44 am

Louis Tillett - Ego tripping at the gates of hell
The United States Of America (untitled)
... why buy it for $100 when you can build it yourself for $150?

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Post by Torn n Frayed » Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:17 am

oldgearguy wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:38 am

The Chills - Submarine Bells
Stop the whirl. This guys wins today's interweb!!! :yay:

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Post by jdaddyaz » Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:53 pm

cptnal wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 3:59 am
Picking from the hat: John Zorn.

Alternatively, there's a shit-ton of stuff if you look outside the US/Europe. How about Fela Kuti as a starting point?
Listened to a bunch of Zorn growing up. Talked one of my students I to doing a school report on Fela. Actually haven't listened to either in years. Thanks for the reminder.
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Post by onthebandwagon » Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:57 pm

Hounds of Love.
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Post by sallowworm » Tue Jan 28, 2020 4:52 am

oldgearguy wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:38 am
Felt - Strange Idols Pattern...
Can't believe I forgot this one, a seminal guitar album that unwittingly spawned a billion sound-a-likes. Criminally underrated band

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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by onthebandwagon » Tue Feb 04, 2020 9:15 pm

timeforest wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 2:02 pm
nuno canavarro - plux quba
Thank you for turning me onto this. Have you heard Nuno’s other album Mr. Wollogallu?

https://www.listentothis.info/2016/02/c ... allu-1991/
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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by timeforest » Wed Feb 05, 2020 7:55 am

onthebandwagon wrote:
Tue Feb 04, 2020 9:15 pm
timeforest wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 2:02 pm
nuno canavarro - plux quba
Thank you for turning me onto this. Have you heard Nuno’s other album Mr. Wollogallu?

https://www.listentothis.info/2016/02/c ... allu-1991/
glad you like! wollogallu is also quite good tho nothing is as good as plux for me, it’s probably my favorite album :)

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Post by onthebandwagon » Wed Feb 05, 2020 8:52 am

timeforest wrote:
Wed Feb 05, 2020 7:55 am
onthebandwagon wrote:
Tue Feb 04, 2020 9:15 pm
timeforest wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 2:02 pm
nuno canavarro - plux quba
Thank you for turning me onto this. Have you heard Nuno’s other album Mr. Wollogallu?

https://www.listentothis.info/2016/02/c ... allu-1991/
glad you like! wollogallu is also quite good tho nothing is as good as plux for me, it’s probably my favorite album :)
It’s quite moving at times, took me a little while to get beyond the first couple tracks... anyways, thanks again!
“no matter how fine you grind the dead meat, you’ll not bring it to life again“

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Post by Bartelby » Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:05 am

Ceremony, The Miraculous and Dead Magic by Anna Von Hausswolff. Pipe organs, guitars and fantastic vocals.
Any Gazelle Twin, the music gets more esoteric with each release.

If you want very minimalistic music then check out Richard Chartier/Pinkcourtesyphone

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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by VOID O))) » Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:26 pm

I'll just stick with jazz since I know it better than anything else:

Miles Davis - Agharta & Pangaea (You gotta have both)
John Coltrane - Ascension
Alice Coltrane - Ptah The El Daoud
Pharoah Sanders - Karma
Les McCann - Invitation To Openness
Ornette Coleman - Free Jazz
Clifford Jordan Quartet - Glass Bead Games
Cecil Taylor - Unit Structures
The Bill Dixon Orchestra - Intents & Purposes
Paul Bley - Ballads
Don Cherry - Brown Rice
Donald Byrd - Ethiopian Knights
Bobby Hutcherson - Head On
Noah Howard - Black Ark
Ahmad Jamal - The Awakening
Joe Henderson - The Elements
Billy Harper - The Believer
Mal Waldron - The Call
Sun Ra - Lanquidity
Barre Phillips - Three Day Moon
Julian Priester Pepo Mtoto - Love, Love
Albert Ayler - Live In Greenwich Village
Alan Silva & The Celestrial Communication Orchestra - Seasons
George Russell - Electronic Sonatas For Souls Love By Nature
Return To Forever - S/T
Weather Report - Sweetnighter
Herbie Hancock - Mwandishi
Pete Yellin - Dance Of Allegra
Frank Foster - The Loud Minority
Keith Jarrett - The Köln Concert
Andrew Hill - Point Of Departure
Larry Young - Lawrence Of Newark
McCoy Tyner - Expansions
Stanley Cowell - New World
David Durrah - Angelic Streams
Phil Ranelin - Vibes From The Tribe
Joe Chambers - New World
Arthur Blythe - Lenox Avenue Breakdown
Dewey Redman - The Ear Of The Behearer
Walt Dickerson - Peace
Terumasa Hino - Into Eternity
Isao Suzuki Quartet - Blow Up
Tsuyoshi Yamamoto Trio - Blues For Tee
Airto - Free
Joe McPhee - Nation Time
Jan Garbarek - Afric Pepperbird
Terje Rypdal - What Comes After
Eberhard Weber - Colours of Chloë
Volker Kriegel ‎– Inside: Missing Link
Peter Brötzmann - Machine Gun
Wolfgang Dauner - Knirsch
Steve Grossman - Terra Firma
Dave Liebman - Drum Ode
Larry Coryell - Offering
John McLaughlin - Devotion
Mahavishnu Orchestra - Between Nothingness & Eternity
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - Natural Black Inventions: Root Strata
Tony Williams Lifetime - Emergency!
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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by jkjelec » Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:37 pm

Radiohead - OK Computer

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Post by muleskinner » Wed Mar 04, 2020 11:56 am

oldgearguy wrote:
Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:38 am
Shriekback - Oil and Gold
That is a very underrated album indeed.

Captain Beefheart - Trout Mask Replica (one album to rule them all)

But also...

The Harry Smith Folk Anthologies
Pretty much anything by The Fall from Dragnet to This Nation's Saving Grace
Butthole Surfers - Locust Abortion Technician
Noise, Noodles and Doodles: http://bit.ly/mrjonesthebutcher

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Post by jdaddyaz » Thu Mar 05, 2020 3:33 am

So much great stuff! Void, that's a nice little list you got there, some great record choices. This track is one of my all time favorites. Spent many hazy nights with friends on top of my roof listening to this and many other older jazz cuts.
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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by Scories » Fri Mar 06, 2020 9:53 am

Not exactly an album, but here's two very rewarding works from Stravinsky : Les Noces + Agon
If you're into [high quality] tape-mangling music : Marc Baron, Carnets
If you're into post-krautrock : Organ Mood, Comme si nous étions déjà libres
If you're into majestic ambient : Giulio Alducinucci, Disappearing in a Mirror

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Post by didahdrieghe » Fri Mar 06, 2020 9:59 am

Difficult to pick one album..
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Post by Gyroscope » Fri Mar 06, 2020 10:17 am

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Captain Beefheart - Trout Mask Replica (one album to rule them all)


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You'll want to die if you get to the end of this one. :hihi:

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Post by slumberjack » Fri Mar 06, 2020 11:59 am

...you might want to cross check with this thread:

https://www.muffwiggler.com/forum/viewt ... 8#p2894568

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Re: Albums I should listen to before I die

Post by shockletit » Fri Mar 06, 2020 12:43 pm

Side 2 of this:
http://www.flatblackandclassical.com/20 ... -1804.html

And Time Machines by Coil if you don't know it.

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