Punk / Glam / Rock 'n' Roll: 25 Essentials

A Listmania! list by "kronstadtuprisin"
 
New York Dolls
1.  New York Dolls by New York Dolls
The list author says:
  "Absolutely Essential - literally the template for all that is to come - pure burning Rock 'n' Roll"
£5.63   Used & New from: £1.45
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

Raw Power
2.  Raw Power by Iggy & The Stooges
The list author says:
  "Listen to 'Search and Destroy' and hear the greatest Rock 'n' Roll Song ever written. The album from start to finish is pure adrenaline fuelled napalm drenched ecstasy - incredible!"
£4.21   Used & New from: £2.16
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (52 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Never Mind the Bollocks: Here's the Sex Pistols
3.  Never Mind the Bollocks: Here's the Sex Pistols by Sex Pistols
The list author says:
  "One listen will change your life for ever - this album still reveals the poorness of language to describe it's unique, revolutionary power. Incendiary."
£11.88   Used & New from: £1.00
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (166 customer reviews)

Back To Mystery City
4.  Back To Mystery City by Hanoi Rocks
The list author says:
  "A rare diamond in a world of fakes - these guys were the real day back in the day and sadly never quite got the bouquet and the tiara - Buy this and hear the original band at their creative peak!"
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The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars
5.  The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
The list author says:
  "Listen to 'Moonage Daydream' and hear all the possibilities of terrestrial ecstasy and beyond - amazing and essential!"
£8.06   Used & New from: £2.70
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (236 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Young Loud And Snotty
6.  Young Loud And Snotty by Dead Boys
The list author says:
  "Every song is a killer and the band sound on fire on every track - eternal rock n' roll!"
£7.24   Used & New from: £4.04
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Killer
7.  Killer by Alice Cooper
The list author says:
  "Alice Cooper at his best  - I don't think he ever bettered 'Halo of Flies' and 'Killer'."
£6.09   Used & New from: £2.35
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

Hollywood Brats
8.  Hollywood Brats by Hollywood Brats
The list author says:
  "For anyone who loves The 'Dolls and Hanoi  - British Glam at its best!"
£12.18   Used & New from: £5.92
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Ramones
9.  Ramones by Ramones
The list author says:
  "However many times you play this, it will just get better and better and stay with you for life!"
£7.04   Used & New from: £3.44
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

The Hoople
10.  The Hoople by Mott the Hoople
The list author says:
  "Absolutely brilliant - 'Roll Away The Stone' will send shards of bliss through your soul forever - it's brilliant!"
£21.75   Used & New from: £1.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Sex Love and Rock 'n' Roll
11.  Sex Love and Rock 'n' Roll by Social Distortion
The list author says:
  "Not many bands can say they improve with age, and for my money this is SxDx's best yet - pure Punk Rock 'n' Roll!"
£16.85   Used & New from: £6.95
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Let It Bleed (Remastered Super Audio)
12.  Let It Bleed (Remastered Super Audio) by The Rolling Stones
The list author says:
  "Forget everything you ever heard about the Stones - listen to Monkey Man and Gimme Shelter again and again and you will fall in love."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (90 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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So Alone
13.  So Alone by Johnny Thunders
The list author says:
  "Pure Heartbreak Rock 'n ' Roll - I saw him live about 10 times - I'd have died for him, he was and shall forever remain that good!"
£7.35   Used & New from: £4.37
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

The Lords of the New Church
14.  The Lords of the New Church by Lords Of The New Church
The list author says:
  "The sound of something new and raising the bar of what Rock and Roll can be. Essential, pure and simple."
£37.95   Used & New from: £28.44
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Appetite For Destruction
15.  Appetite For Destruction by Guns N' Roses
The list author says:
  "Gave Rock and Roll a shot in the arm and introduced a generation to Rock and Roll."
£5.99   Used & New from: £1.07
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (248 customer reviews)

Heart Shaped Skulls: The Best of Dogs D'Amour [CD + DVD]
16.  Heart Shaped Skulls: The Best of Dogs D'Amour [CD + DVD] by Dogs d'Amour
The list author says:
  "Criminally, still relatively unkown - that ain't right  - buy this and listent to some brilliant music and redress the balance!"
Used & New from: £39.99
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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Transformer
17.  Transformer by Lou Reed
The list author says:
  "'Vicious' is still the perfect song - timeless, and for my money the best thing Lou has done - brilliant!"
Used & New from: £1.65
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (113 customer reviews)

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Back In The USA
18.  Back In The USA by MC5
The list author says:
  "The first album is fantastic, but this really kicks the ball into the Glam / Punk area that we love - again, essential!"
£6.89   Used & New from: £2.12
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Machine Gun Etiquette [25th Anniversary Edition]
19.  Machine Gun Etiquette [25th Anniversary Edition] by Damned
The list author says:
  "Still sounds great and will do for a long time to come - their best album and great RnR!"
£11.99   Used & New from: £9.81
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (39 customer reviews)

Electric Warrior [30th Anniversary Special Edition]
20.  Electric Warrior [30th Anniversary Special Edition] by Marc Bolan & T Rex
The list author says:
  "'Life's a Gas' gets closer to the real human experience than anything Plato or Aristotle could say...genius."
£10.98   Used & New from: £3.45
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (106 customer reviews)

The Only Ones
21.  The Only Ones by Only Ones
The list author says:
  "Pure, Decadent Glamour. Magical and essential - you'll fall in love with this band forever."
£2.75   Used & New from: £1.19
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Wow! Wow! Oui! Oui!
22.  Wow! Wow! Oui! Oui! by London Cowboys
The list author says:
  "If you love The Dolls, Hanoi and The Stones, get this, you'll love it!"
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Give 'Em Enough Rope
23.  Give 'Em Enough Rope by The Clash
The list author says:
  "For my money, the best they ever did - listen to Mick's Sten Gun guitars - awesome!"
£5.37   Used & New from: £2.24
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

Plastic Letters
24.  Plastic Letters by Blondie
The list author says:
  "'Detroit 442'? It has to make any list of the best songs ever!"
£6.52   Used & New from: £3.74
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

L.A.M.F.- The Lost '77 Mixes
25.  L.A.M.F.- The Lost '77 Mixes by Johnny Thunders
The list author says:
  "Like good wine, leather trousers and Sophia Loren, it just gets better with age - the best of the best!"
£12.59   Used & New from: £2.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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