A treasury and a place to meet people of all ages with various interests from all over the World
Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Advanced search  

News:

PLEASE READ OUR FORUM RULES HERE

Pages: 1 [2]

Author Topic: NME's 'Top 500 Albums' Poll  (Read 1521 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

nimrod

  • Global Moderator
  • A Thousand Pages
  • *****
  • Online Online
  • Gender: Male
  • Posts: 3192
Re: NME's 'Top 500 Albums' Poll
« Reply #20 on: October 27, 2013, 01:14:44 AM »

Yay!  I've heard of all the artists on that list!

me too :)
Logged
"I have always thought in the back of my mind.... cheese & onion...."

nimrod

  • Global Moderator
  • A Thousand Pages
  • *****
  • Online Online
  • Gender: Male
  • Posts: 3192
Re: NME's 'Top 500 Albums' Poll
« Reply #21 on: October 27, 2013, 01:15:11 AM »

and theres some of that proggy sh*t I like so much ;)
Logged
"I have always thought in the back of my mind.... cheese & onion...."

In My Life

  • Global Moderator
  • A Thousand Pages
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Gender: Female
  • Posts: 4133
Re: NME's 'Top 500 Albums' Poll
« Reply #22 on: October 27, 2013, 07:04:31 AM »

They covered Venus, right?
I told you that!

I wondered how Barry knew that!  ha2ha
Logged
Kelley

In my life I've loved them all

oldbrownshoe

  • Getting Better
  • ***
  • Online Online
  • Posts: 344
Re: NME's 'Top 500 Albums' Poll
« Reply #23 on: October 27, 2013, 07:29:28 AM »

Although I'd offload a few to the local charity shop, I'd much rather have that Top 100 from 1974 to the NME Top 500 from last week. For starters I'd have Chuck Berry, The Miracles and The Impressions instead of Madonna and Whitney Houston.

It's also rather satisfying to see a few of the more marginalised 60s albums in there - Joni Mitchell's debut, The Doors' 'Strange Days', Traffic's 'Mr. Fantasy' and The Byrds' '5th Dimension'.
Logged

Hombre_de_ningun_lugar

  • A Thousand Pages
  • ****
  • Offline Offline
  • Gender: Male
  • Posts: 1502
Re: NME's 'Top 500 Albums' Poll
« Reply #24 on: October 27, 2013, 05:08:56 PM »

It's also rather satisfying to see a few of the more marginalised 60s albums in there - Joni Mitchell's debut, The Doors' 'Strange Days', Traffic's 'Mr. Fantasy' and The Byrds' '5th Dimension'.

Also Twelve Dreams Of Dr. Sardonicus by Spirit and Crown Of Creation by Jefferson Airplane, which are ignored in present lists. But it's strange not to see Surrealistic Pillow by the latter band.
Logged
"And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make."

Brynjar

  • Getting Better
  • ***
  • Online Online
  • Gender: Male
  • Posts: 912
Re: NME's 'Top 500 Albums' Poll
« Reply #25 on: November 01, 2013, 09:03:19 AM »

It´s a mystery to me how Depeche Mode´s Violator is ranked so low. It´s a masterpiece:

Violator Depeche Mode Remastered (Full Album)
Logged
They were the most brilliant, powerful, lovable, popular group on the planet. - Q, 1995.

Hello Goodbye

  • Global Moderator
  • Sun King
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 11004
Re: NME's 'Top 500 Albums' Poll
« Reply #26 on: November 02, 2013, 06:17:54 AM »

It´s a mystery to me how Depeche Mode´s Violator is ranked so low. It´s a masterpiece:

I never heard of them.  That's why they're on the first list.     ;D 
Logged
I can stay till it's time to go

Brynjar

  • Getting Better
  • ***
  • Online Online
  • Gender: Male
  • Posts: 912
Re: NME's 'Top 500 Albums' Poll
« Reply #27 on: November 02, 2013, 11:17:46 AM »

I never heard of them.  That's why they're on the first list.     ;D

I can forgive you for not knowing who The Cardigans are, I don´t think they were that big in the US, but do you really not know Depeche Mode?!  :)
Logged
They were the most brilliant, powerful, lovable, popular group on the planet. - Q, 1995.

Hello Goodbye

  • Global Moderator
  • Sun King
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 11004
Re: NME's 'Top 500 Albums' Poll
« Reply #28 on: November 03, 2013, 12:35:40 AM »

I can forgive you for not knowing who The Cardigans are, I don´t think they were that big in the US, but do you really not know Depeche Mode?!  :)

I honestly never heard of them, Brynjar.  But, remember, I "tuned out" a great deal of music after The Beatles broke up.  Also, the only radio station I've listened to since 1972 is WCBS-FM which has an "oldies" format.

I'm happy this way.   :)
Logged
I can stay till it's time to go
Pages: 1 [2]
 

Page created in 0.899 seconds with 27 queries.