Favourite album from 1967/1977/1987/1997/2007


#1

1967: Love - Forever Changes
1977: Talking Heads - Talking Heads: 77
1987: Spacemen 3 - The Perfect Prescription
1997: Yo La Tengo - I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One
2007: Modest Mouse - We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank


#2

67 - VU & Nico/Vanilla Fudge/Forever Changes
77 - Out of the Blue/Galaxy/Low/Marquee Moon/Trans Europe Express
87 - Sign ‘O’ the Times/Kiss me, Kiss me, Kiss me/ Strangeways
97 - Homework/ Ladies & Gentlemen…/Supa Dupa Fly
07 - Fuck me this was a shit year for albums - while there are a couple that I’d pick above others (Andorra/In Rainbows) there’s nothing anywhere near as good or meaningful for me as any other albums on this list


#3

67- Axis: Bold As Love
77- The Idiot
87- Sister
97- Young Team
07- In Rainbows

Some of these would likely be different on another day…


#4

67 - Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
77 - Low
87 - Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me
97 - OK Computer
07 - In Rainbows


#5

67 - VU
77 - Low
87 - Sister
97 - Radiator
07 - In Rainbows


#6

67 - VU&Nico
77 - Suicide - s/t
87 - Loop - Heaven’s End
97 - Mogwai - Young Team
07 - Alcest - Souvenirs d’un autre monde


#7

67 – Jefferson Airplane – Surrealistic Pillow
77 – Television – Marquee Moon
87 – Sonic Youth – Sister
97 – Spiritualized – Ladies and Gentleman
07 – Every Time I Die – The Big Dirty


#8

67 - Moody Blues - Days of Future Passed
77 - Fleetwood Mac - Rumours
87 - Dead Can Dance - Within the realm of a dying sun
97 - Mansun - Attack of the Grey Lantern
07 - El-P - I’ll sleep when you’re dead
17 - Oxbow - The Thin Black Duke


#9

Off the top of my head…

67: The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground & Nico
77: Pink Floyd - Animals
87: Pulp - Freaks
97: Spiritualized - Ladies and gentlemen we are floating in space
07: Earth - Hibernaculum (maybe? This one was hard. Would need to check my full iTunes library to make sure…)


#10

67: Velvet Underground & Nico
77: Bowie - Low
87: Pixies - Come On Pilgrim
97: Radiohead - OK Computer
07: LCD - Sound Of Silver / Burial - Untrue
17: Squidpan - By Request: Live from the 02


#11

67 - Love - Forever Changes
77 - ELO - Out of the Blue
87 - Sisters of Mercy - Floodland
97 - Mogwai - Young Team
07 - NIN - Year Zero


#12

67 - Big Brother & the Holding Company - Big Brother & the Holding Company
77 - Ted Nugent - Cat Scratch Fever
87 - Marillion - Clutching at Straws
97 - Whitesnake - Restless Heart
07 - The White Stripes - Icky Thump


#13

67 - Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground & Nico
77 - Wire - Pink Flag
87 - Sonic Youth - Sister
97 - Mogwai - Young Team
07 - Parts & Labor - Mapmaker


#14

67 - Frank Zappa - Lumpy Gravy
77 - Fela Kuti - Zombi
87 - Tom Waits - Franks Wild Years
97 - Bjork - Homogenic
07 - Stars of the Lid - And Their Refinement Of The Decline


#15

67 - The Beatles - Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
77 - Pink Floyd - Animals
87 - Marillion - Clutching at Straws
97 - Fates Warning - A Pleasant Shade of Gray
07 - Kaddisfly - Set Sail the Prairie


#16

67 - VU & Nico / Piper at the Gates of Dawn / Sgt Peppers / Something Else (67 is too hard to pick)
77 - (I’m) Stranded / Radios Appear
87 - Sign o’ The Times / Sister / Appetite for Destruction / Document
97 - Ladies and Gentleman We Are Floating in Outer Space / OK Computer / The Mollusk
07 - Besnard Lakes are the Dark Horse / Neon Bible / Sound of Siver / Volta


#17

67 - Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are you Experienced?
77 - Kraftwerk - Trans Europe Express
87 - Dinosaur Jr - You’re Livin’ All Over Me
97 - Blur - Blur
07 - El P - I’ll Sleep When You’re Dead


#18

67 - Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground & Nico
77 - David Bowie - Low
87 - Dinosaur Jr - You’re Livin’ All Over Me
97 - Nick Cave - The Boatman’s Call
07 - LCD Soundsystem - Sound Of Silver