Albums worth attention. (limit of one per artist)

A Listmania! list by banebou "banebou"
 
Lil' Beethoven Deluxe Edition
1.  Lil' Beethoven Deluxe Edition by Sparks
The list author says:
  "For the second time, Sparks redefined music with this album.  No-one really noticed this time."
Used & New from: 23.74
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

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The Dreaming
2.  The Dreaming by Kate Bush
The list author says:
  "Some people thought Kate had gone mad when she released The Dreaming.  It's the work of a genius; her sanity is irrelevant."
18.99   Used & New from: 5.47
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (76 customer reviews)

Six
3.  Six by Mansun
The list author says:
  "Conceived as "a vinyl record on CD", this concept album is impossible to get bored with."
10.48   Used & New from: 0.77
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (57 customer reviews)

Rehearsing My Choir
4.  Rehearsing My Choir by The Fiery Furnaces
The list author says:
  "The life story of the grandmother of the Friedberger siblings.  Beyond weird."
3.00   Used & New from: 1.05
2.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Fear Of Music
5.  Fear Of Music by Talking Heads
The list author says:
  "A paranoid haze of sound - and rather catchy, too."
7.77   Used & New from: 3.46
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Zoolook
6.  Zoolook by Jean Michel Jarre
The list author says:
  "Vocals but no lyrics.  Tunes but no melodies.  So awesome."
Used & New from: 27.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

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Internal Wrangler
7.  Internal Wrangler by Clinic
The list author says:
  "Manic and maniac."
10.48   Used & New from: 2.35
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Let's Knife
8.  Let's Knife by Shonen Knife
The list author says:
  "Blissful power pop from a group whose stated mission is to make the world a happier place."
32.99   Used & New from: 8.50

Hello Pig
9.  Hello Pig by Levellers
The list author says:
  "Many Levellers fans hate this one because it sounds like The Beatles, which apparently is a bad thing."
7.98   Used & New from: 2.47
3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

Revolver
10.  Revolver by The Beatles
The list author says:
  "Speaking of The Beatles..."
12.77   Used & New from: 1.88
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (209 customer reviews)

Gran Turismo
11.  Gran Turismo by Cardigans
The list author says:
  "Certainly not cheerful, but irresistable nonetheless."
2.75   Used & New from: 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

Time
12.  Time by E.L.O.
The list author says:
  "A concept album gem from ELO - every track is superb."
8.97   Used & New from: 2.46
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (66 customer reviews)

The Age Of Plastic
13.  The Age Of Plastic by Buggles
The list author says:
  "A bleaker view of a world similar to that of ELO's Time."
5.91   Used & New from: 2.02
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

The Music
14.  The Music by The Music
The list author says:
  "Music you can easily lose yourself in.  That thing on the cover might well be a portal to another dimension."
2.99   Used & New from: 0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)

Distance Learning
15.  Distance Learning by Cody
The list author says:
  "Laid back electronica featuring love songs about globalisation."
18.73   Used & New from: 12.00

Marquee Moon
16.  Marquee Moon by Television
The list author says:
  "Talented guitarists duel behind postmodern lyrical poetry.  But in a surprisingly non-obxnoious way."
6.77   Used & New from: 2.10
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (41 customer reviews)

Loss
17.  Loss by Mull Historical Society
The list author says:
  "A charming little self-contained world.  Strange but enjoyable."
5.28   Used & New from: 0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

Sweet Lightning / Sladkaya Molniya
18.  Sweet Lightning / Sladkaya Molniya by Supersonic Future
The list author says:
  "Left-field electrodance tracks with vocals sung in Russian by a prostitute. [Nb. I prefer The Best Of The Worst but Amazon UK don't sell it yet]"
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Plastic Letters
19.  Plastic Letters by Blondie
The list author says:
  "(and speaking of ex-prostitutes...) Sadly overshadowed by Parallel Lines, which I admit is perfect, but perhaps TOO perfect..."
6.68   Used & New from: 2.78
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Fire
20.  Fire by Electric Six
The list author says:
  "Homoerotic pyromaniac arrogance in disco form.  Just as you'd expect of the brainchild of a being known as "Dick Valentine"."
5.84   Used & New from: 1.32
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (50 customer reviews)

Light And Magic
21.  Light And Magic by Ladytron
The list author says:
  "Everyone's favourite electroclash survivors.  This album makes the list because one of the songs is basically just a credit card number yet still sounds amazing."
10.10   Used & New from: 0.24
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Crime Of The Century
22.  Crime Of The Century by Supertramp
The list author says:
  "Some surprisingly dark stuff on here.  Also, the train line I commute on has a cameo in one of the songs."
6.16   Used & New from: 3.14
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews)

Discovery
23.  Discovery by Daft Punk
The list author says:
  "An anime film in the form of French house.  Or vice versa."
6.10   Used & New from: 0.69
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (140 customer reviews)

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