Truly Breathtaking Music

A Listmania! list by A. I. Ogilvy "Al" (UK)
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Diminishing Returns
1.  Diminishing Returns by DJ Shadow
The list author says:
  "This is simply a masterpiece. Especially the second CD."
£10.17   Used & New from: £5.99
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

The King of Limbs
2.  The King of Limbs by Radiohead
The list author says:
  "Best album they've done yet. Played it on repeat for 8 hours solid!"
£8.02   Used & New from: £4.05
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (123 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Red, 40th Anniversary Series
3.  Red, 40th Anniversary Series by King Crimson
The list author says:
  "Truly astonishing. Nothing like it before. Many imitators since, but none quite there. A different place. realy."
£16.98   Used & New from: £10.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (87 customer reviews)

Balaklava
4.  Balaklava by Pearls Before Swine
The list author says:
  "Trust me. You've never heard anything like this before. Listen in the dark. loud. Eerie."
£34.74   Used & New from: £29.30
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Spirit Of Eden
5.  Spirit Of Eden by Talk Talk
The list author says:
  "This is a unique album. Unclassifiable. Dont come to this expecting anything like their singles. So moving."
£12.87   Used & New from: £3.40
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (69 customer reviews)

Mark Hollis
6.  Mark Hollis by Mark Hollis
The list author says:
  "And More Mark Hollis. This is simply the most stripped down beautiful music can get while still retaining its majestic beauty. What a gem."
£5.08   Used & New from: £2.29
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

Brave
7.  Brave by Marillion
The list author says:
  "Everyone who ever liked Marillion should listen to this. Proof that they continued to make great music after Fish. Maybe they should have changed names when Hogarth joined. Whatever, this is great."
£7.96   Used & New from: £4.73
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (44 customer reviews)

13th Star
8.  13th Star by Fish
The list author says:
  "Proof that Fish is still a genius too. Go see him live with his unplugged outfit "Fishheads Club"."
£17.31   Used & New from: £10.48
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

Recordings
9.  Recordings by Porcupine Tree
The list author says:
  "What can I say? Love this album. Worth it for Even Less. The Track that is what Pink Floyd should have become."
£9.99   Used & New from: £7.41
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Tir Na Nog - Symphonie Celtique
10.  Tir Na Nog - Symphonie Celtique by Alan Stivell
The list author says:
  "Sadly little heard of in the UK, the godfather of contemporary Celtic Music, Stivell's greatest masterpiece. Should be compulsory listening for all."
£17.54   Used & New from: £15.28
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Back Into the Future ~ Remastered + Bonus Tracks
11.  Back Into the Future ~ Remastered + Bonus Tracks by Man
The list author says:
  "Probably one of Welsh rock musics greatest moments. This 3CD set is the definitive way to hear the Legendary Man band"
£18.03   Used & New from: £10.76
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Sigur Ros - Agaetis Byrjun
12.  Sigur Ros - Agaetis Byrjun by Sigur Rós
The list author says:
  "If all you've ever heard by them is Hoppipolloi,forget about it and try this. Shatteringly beautiful. Realy breathtaking."
£17.76   Used & New from: £4.36
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (98 customer reviews)

Solid Air
13.  Solid Air by John Martyn
The list author says:
  "What can i say. words fail me. It is simply Beautiful."
£15.60   Used & New from: £6.08
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (97 customer reviews)

Pink Moon
14.  Pink Moon by Nick Drake
The list author says:
  "A different kind of beauty. A painful, fragile kind. I defy anyone not to shed just one tear while listening."
Used & New from: £2.25
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (94 customer reviews)

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Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will
15.  Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will by Mogwai
The list author says:
  "Ahh. Soundtracks to imaginary movies !"
£6.86   Used & New from: £5.47
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Tago Mago
16.  Tago Mago by Can
The list author says:
  "And yet another masterpiece. Yonks ahead of its time."
£51.90   Used & New from: £6.88
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

The Stone Roses - The Special Edition
17.  The Stone Roses - The Special Edition by The Stone Roses
The list author says:
  "Will anyone ever beat this as the best british album of all time? have they already? Who knows. All I know is I love it!"
£17.79   Used & New from: £1.46
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (298 customer reviews)

The Seldom Seen Kid
18.  The Seldom Seen Kid by elbow
The list author says:
  "But this one might have done just that. Achingly lovely."
£3.00   Used & New from: £1.11
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (366 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

For Emma Forever Ago
19.  For Emma Forever Ago by Bon Iver
The list author says:
  "Haunting."
£9.01   Used & New from: £2.59
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (127 customer reviews)

Enjoy the Melodic Sunshine
20.  Enjoy the Melodic Sunshine by Cosmic Rough Riders
The list author says:
  "Great summer day music!"
Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (41 customer reviews)

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Eat It
21.  Eat It by Humble Pie
The list author says:
  "Proof that Steve Marriott was simply the best white soul voice ever. 20yrs since he died RIP Stevie.."
£38.89   Used & New from: £12.67
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Funkadelic: Remastered
22.  Funkadelic: Remastered by Funkadelic
The list author says:
  "Taking Funk to another level...Love this album."
£7.99   Used & New from: £6.14
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Never Turn Your..
23.  Never Turn Your.. by Budgie
The list author says:
  "Proton Metal? Proto geddy Lee? Genius Bass Player, Genius Riff Meister. Burke Shelley, Bass God !"
£14.99   Used & New from: £10.62
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

Kings Of Oblivion
24.  Kings Of Oblivion by The Pink Fairies
The list author says:
  "Just included because I've loved it since it came out..."
£7.92   Used & New from: £3.58
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Dark Side of the Moon
25.  Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd
The list author says:
  "I know its on everyones list!"
£11.89   Used & New from: £2.12
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (652 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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