Tunes I'm Listening to (MAY 09)

A Listmania! list by Peter Ellis "bukowski-65" (UK)
 
Journal for Plague Lovers
1.  Journal for Plague Lovers by Manic Street Preachers
The list author says:
  "The whole album is mesmerising from start to finish - a welcome return to the old Manics !"
£9.70   Used & New from: £4.98
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (75 customer reviews)

Touchdown
2.  Touchdown by Brakesbrakesbrakes
The list author says:
  "Brakes have further honed their punk rock/country style. 'Touchdown' is an album full of invention, charm and energy."
£9.53   Used & New from: £1.90
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

I Feel Cream
3.  I Feel Cream by Peaches
The list author says:
  "This album sees Peaches  working with esteemed modern electronic producers such as Simian Mobile Disco, Digitalism and Soulwax. A slick, disco-tinged electro record."
£10.37   Used & New from: £2.21
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Quicken The Heart (CD+DVD)
4.  Quicken The Heart (CD+DVD) by Maxïmo Park
The list author says:
  "Quicken The Heart is slightly darker and more groove-based than their previous efforts but overall continues the band's style of lyrically-intelligent indie-rock."
£8.69   Used & New from: £2.39
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

Campfire Headphase
5.  Campfire Headphase by Boards Of Canada
The list author says:
  "What defines this album from previous work is Boards’ desire to simply make a melodic, beautiful record."
£61.43   Used & New from: £8.13
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

Music For The People
6.  Music For The People by The Enemy
The list author says:
  "A more 'raw and punkier sound' than their debut effort, 'We'll Live And Die In These Towns'. 'Music For The People' was recorded on traditional analogue technology, rather than digitally."
£17.99   Used & New from: £1.54
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

Intimacy: Remixed
7.  Intimacy: Remixed by Bloc Party
The list author says:
  "Bloc Party's ground-breaking third album, Intimacy, has been remixed by a selection of guest artists, including Armand Van Helden, and frontman Kele Okereke's musical heroes Mogwai."
Used & New from: £2.06
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Be Human
8.  Be Human by Fightstar
The list author says:
  "The quartet take a new, experimental step with Be Human whilst still maintaining their post-hardcore roots. You have to credit the four-piece for constantly trying to evolve their sound."
£12.99   Used & New from: £0.19
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

See The Light
9.  See The Light by The Hours
The list author says:
  "Given the commercial failure that was the magnificent 'Narcissus Road' you would have forgiven the Hours to just stop. Thankfully they have not and have returned with another euphoric album"
£19.15   Used & New from: £1.48
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Wall of Arms
10.  Wall of Arms by The Maccabees
The list author says:
  "Songs such as ;No Kind Words, Lover You Better, Bag of Bones, One Hand Holding and Young Lions are terriffic and are worthy of a download alone."
£6.97   Used & New from: £0.35
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Sun Gangs
11.  Sun Gangs by The Veils
The list author says:
  "The occasional digression into something more experimental and forward-thinking makes this nothing new in the Veils' books, but something frighteningly exciting for the casual listener."
£9.18   Used & New from: £2.59
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

It's Blitz!
12.  It's Blitz! by Yeah Yeah Yeahs
The list author says:
  "The album is a much more mellow and consistent affair. Gone are the raucous vocals. Instead, the listener is treated to a range of songs exploiting Karen O's more 'mature' and 'gentle' turn of voice"
£5.66   Used & New from: £0.66
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Wins The World Cup
13.  Wins The World Cup by Scientist
The list author says:
  "This is one of the last albums scientist did with the greensleeve label. It is a very impressive album and is his best. The songs are very catchy and melodic and the production values are excellent."
Used & New from: £18.85
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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The Dead 60s [2CD]
14.  The Dead 60s [2CD] by The Dead 60s
The list author says:
  "Debut album from Liverpudlian art rockers The Dead 60's. With a sound reminiscent of early 80's post-punk, this four-piece have already been compared to the likes of The Clash andThe Specials."
£1.73   Used & New from: £0.19
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

The Best Of
15.  The Best Of by Gil Scott-Heron
The list author says:
  "This a great place to start exploring Gil Scott-Heron. Heron combines spoken word, R&B, jazz, and an unwavering eye toward racial andeconomic injustice in America in a unique and hard-hitting way."
£29.90   Used & New from: £6.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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