Albums of Pure Music

A Listmania! list by Green Fingers "polymath" (Cambridge)
 
Hounds Of Love
1.  Hounds Of Love by Kate Bush
The list author says:
  "Genius concept leftfield pop music"
Used & New from: £6.94
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (219 customer reviews)

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Spirit Of Eden
2.  Spirit Of Eden by Talk Talk
The list author says:
  "Tingles at your subconscious"
£15.47   Used & New from: £3.21
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews)

The Queen Is Dead
3.  The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
The list author says:
  "Morrissey's sailing beautiful wit over Marr's woven guitar paintings"
£6.57   Used & New from: £1.20
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (95 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Vespertine
4.  Vespertine by Björk
The list author says:
  "Glacial, shimmering, snowy beauty from Iceland"
£6.76   Used & New from: £1.04
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews)

A Kiss In The Dreamhouse
5.  A Kiss In The Dreamhouse by Siouxsie & The Banshees
The list author says:
  "Lush, LSD inspired gothic paradise - look out for the remaster soon"
Used & New from: £4.71
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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White Chalk
6.  White Chalk by PJ Harvey
The list author says:
  "A dark Victorian cande-lit tale from the West Country Siren"
£7.81   Used & New from: £3.48
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Blue
7.  Blue by Joni Mitchell
The list author says:
  "Beautifully inspired American folk songcraft"
£4.59   Used & New from: £1.98
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (149 customer reviews)

Diamond Dogs
8.  Diamond Dogs by David Bowie
The list author says:
  "George Orwell with guitars"
£7.96   Used & New from: £3.78
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (91 customer reviews)

The Dreaming
9.  The Dreaming by Kate Bush
The list author says:
  "Beautiful creative rage, criminally overlooked"
£9.77   Used & New from: £3.15
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews)

Head Over Heels
10.  Head Over Heels by Cocteau Twins
The list author says:
  "I think if there is an afterlife it should sound something like this"
£8.10   Used & New from: £5.25
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

Scott 4
11.  Scott 4 by Scott Walker
The list author says:
  "THAT baritone voice with THOSE strings = stunning"
£7.90   Used & New from: £2.88
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

Revolver
12.  Revolver by The Beatles
The list author says:
  "The innovation godfathers and their best LP"
£14.79   Used & New from: £1.19
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (220 customer reviews)

Peepshow
13.  Peepshow by Siouxsie & The Banshees
The list author says:
  "A seedy, dark, moon-lit pop masterpiece"
£6.26   Used & New from: £2.98
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84)
14.  New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84) by Simple Minds
The list author says:
  "Glittering, European synth-rock"
£3.99   Used & New from: £2.63
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

Treasure
15.  Treasure by Cocteau Twins
The list author says:
  "Preraphaelite angels trapped in a watery netherworld"
£8.36   Used & New from: £4.24
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

Soul Mining
16.  Soul Mining by The The
The list author says:
  "One of the great lost bands of the 80s, full of angst, paranoia and sublime pop moments"
£4.62   Used & New from: £3.35
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (60 customer reviews)

THE MASK & THE MIRROR
17.  THE MASK & THE MIRROR by Loreena McKennitt
The list author says:
  "A wonderful journey through hot Moorish villages and the desert dusk"
£14.02   Used & New from: £3.57
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

Low
18.  Low by David Bowie
The list author says:
  "The birth of electronic music in post-war Berlin"
£7.83   Used & New from: £3.25
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews)

The Sensual World
19.  The Sensual World by Kate Bush
The list author says:
  "A warm, dark, shy autumnal retreat"
£12.99   Used & New from: £1.20
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (102 customer reviews)

Bryter Layter
20.  Bryter Layter by Nick Drake
The list author says:
  "Dusty sunlit, English pastoral jazz-folk at it's best"
£11.51   Used & New from: £2.32
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews)

Abbey Road
21.  Abbey Road by The Beatles
The list author says:
  "The last songs of the fab four, utterly brilliant"
£10.00   Used & New from: £2.02
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (264 customer reviews)

Ju Ju
22.  Ju Ju by Siouxsie & The Banshees
The list author says:
  "Claustrophobic, nightmarish pulsing gothic rock beauty"
£7.01   Used & New from: £4.02
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Heaven Or Las Vegas
23.  Heaven Or Las Vegas by Cocteau Twins
The list author says:
  "Fluttering ethereal pop music to fill the subconsious with joy"
£7.21   Used & New from: £3.87
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

Anglicana
24.  Anglicana by Eliza Carthy
The list author says:
  "'London So Fair' and 'Worcester City' two of the best songs by anyone ever"
£8.94   Used & New from: £1.94
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

The Virgin Queen
25.  The Virgin Queen by Martin Phipps
The list author says:
  "Smart contemporary Tudor dance music with superb use of the 'Medieval Baebes'"
Used & New from: £39.95
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

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