Very good albums that only I seem to know about

A Listmania! list by Frank T "frank-t"
 
Impossible Bird
1.  Impossible Bird by Nick Lowe
The list author says:
  "Well into middle age, Lowe produced this perfect mix of R'n'B rockers and moving ballads."
£28.79   Used & New from: £6.99
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Blue Horse
2.  Blue Horse by The Be Good Tanyas
The list author says:
  "Kooky Canadian neo-country. Fun and relaxing."
£17.17   Used & New from: £4.98
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Before After
3.  Before After by Heaven 17
The list author says:
  "80s hasbeens? Schmasbeens! Check out these totally up-to-date grooves, polished to perfection. An addictive and uplifting experience."
Used & New from: £13.98
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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Crossing Muddy Waters
4.  Crossing Muddy Waters by John Hiatt
The list author says:
  "Brilliant pared-down roots music, with witty lyrics, characterful vocals, and wonderful mandolin playing by David Immergluck"
£14.95   Used & New from: £3.72
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Whiplash Smile
5.  Whiplash Smile by Billy Idol
The list author says:
  "Think you can't rock with synthesisers? Think again. Excellent songs, too."
£5.06   Used & New from: £2.65
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Everything's Different Now
6.  Everything's Different Now by 'Til Tuesday
The list author says:
  "Deceptively upbeat pop tunes about real-life heartbreak. Beautifully performed, and every song a corker."
£13.95   Used & New from: £3.45
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

White out
7.  White out by Johannes Schmoelling
The list author says:
  "Seven superb synth instrumentals inspired by a documentary about Antarctica. Melodic, atmospheric, totally original."
Used & New from: £31.96

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Revival
8.  Revival by Gillian Welch
The list author says:
  "Haunting folk/blues with an undercurrent of dreamy strangeness. Extremely moving, and without a duff track."
£10.95   Used & New from: £4.97
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

Strange Charm
9.  Strange Charm by Gary Numan
The list author says:
  "Dated, but surprisingly good dance-derived album from the dog end of his 80s career. "My Breathing" steals the show."
£21.95   Used & New from: £18.53
3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

Bigger Than America
10.  Bigger Than America by Heaven 17
The list author says:
  "Another post-peak classic from the Sheffield synthmeisters. Exhilarating and full of good tunes."
£32.36   Used & New from: £6.13
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Last updated: 27/04/2010
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