Required Music: Vanzetti Recommends

A Listmania! list by Eddie Vanzetti (Edinburgh/Tucson/PDX)
Double Nickels On The Dime
1.  Double Nickels On The Dime by Minutemen
The list author says:
  ""Do you want new wave, or do you want the truth?" as with D. Boon, Punk Rock saved my life too."
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Colossal Head
2.  Colossal Head by Los Lobos
The list author says:
  "Los Lobos, from East L.A. are perhaps the best American Rock and Roll band of the last quarter century. You may want to begin here. My favorite of theirs."
£15.35   Used & New from: £1.08
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

3.  Polnareff's by Michel Polnareff
The list author says:
  "This album is pure heaven. Polnareff was a great producer and hitmaker in France in the 70's.  Buy this, and of course Gainsbourg's Melody Nelson"
£10.36   Used & New from: £5.10
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

L'Histoire de Melody Nelson
4.  L'Histoire de Melody Nelson by Serge Gainsbourg
The list author says:
£12.20   Used & New from: £5.07
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

Black and White
5.  Black and White by Tony Joe White
The list author says:
  "Outlaw Country goodness. I love the heavy soulful production. Get "Tony Joe" too while you're at it."
£7.78   Used & New from: £4.71
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Handful Of Earth
6.  Handful Of Earth by Dick Gaughan
The list author says:
  "Scottish Folk tha's damn guid for a tha'! Recommended to me by none other than Elliott Smith."
£11.79   Used & New from: £5.91
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

Leaves Turn Inside You
7.  Leaves Turn Inside You by Unwound
The list author says:
  "The first time I saw these guys live in 1994 - well - my ears are still ringing. In a beautiful way."
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Eddie Vanzetti (Edinburgh/Tucson/PDX)
Qualifications: Tens of thousands of albums later, and I love these.
Last updated: 24/02/2008
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