An A-Z of the albums I couldn't do without

A Listmania! list by D. C. L. Milner "purplejumper" (UK)
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In Deep
1.  In Deep by Argent
The list author says:
  "A is for Argent. In Deep was the first album I ever bought. Worth it just for the first two tracks alone."
Used & New from: 13.95
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Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
2.  Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles
The list author says:
  "B is for the Beatles. But which one? Abbey Road? Let It Be? No, I think it has to be this..."
10.02   Used & New from: 5.75
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (262 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

CCS
3.  CCS by Ccs
The list author says:
  "C is for CCS. For "Tap Turns on the Water" and the sound of Alexis Corner's voice."
Used & New from: 18.05
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Blues & Ragtime
4.  Blues & Ragtime by Rev. Gary Davis
The list author says:
  "D is for Rev Gary Davis. Just shading out Bob Dylan for this spot."
11.76   Used & New from: 7.25
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Brain Salad Surgery
5.  Brain Salad Surgery by Emerson, Lake & Palmer
The list author says:
  "E is for ELO or ELP? ELP gets it by a whisker."
7.61   Used & New from: 4.21
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (113 customer reviews)

Liege And Lief
6.  Liege And Lief by Fairport Convention
The list author says:
  "F for Fairport Convention and Lief and Liege. I love the track Crazy Man Michael. What a great defence in a Law Court on a murder charge. "Well your Honour, I met with this raven...""
5.70   Used & New from: 3.81
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews)

The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
7.  The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway by Genesis
The list author says:
  "G is for Genesis - and this was the highpoint of a mixed ouput."
11.50   Used & New from: 6.76
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (98 customer reviews)

HQ
8.  HQ by Roy Harper
The list author says:
  "H is for Roy Harper (just pushing out Hendrix but a hard choice!) on the strength of "When an old Cricketer..." alone."
Used & New from: 19.95
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

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Aftertones
9.  Aftertones by Janis Ian
The list author says:
  "I is for Janis Ian. What a voice! Personally, I prefer this to At Seventeen."
9.99   Used & New from: 6.99
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

A Passion Play
10.  A Passion Play by Jethro Tull
The list author says:
  "J for Jethro Tull. My favourite is this totally loony album..."
10.99   Used & New from: 2.98
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (57 customer reviews)

Wind and the Wheat
11.  Wind and the Wheat by Phil Keaggy
The list author says:
  "K is for Phil Keaggy. A great guitarist and a beautifully tranquil album."
Used & New from: 6.99
3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Led Zeppelin IV
12.  Led Zeppelin IV by Led Zeppelin
The list author says:
  "L is for Led Zep. No argument here."
7.87   Used & New from: 1.72
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (131 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

One World
13.  One World by John Martyn
The list author says:
  "M is for John Martyn. The only debate - Solid Air or One World?"
7.90   Used & New from: 3.16
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Five Bridges [with 5 bonus tracks]
14.  Five Bridges [with 5 bonus tracks] by The Nice
The list author says:
  "N for Nice.  And on this release you get "America" as a bonus!"
8.57   Used & New from: 2.70
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Tubular Bells [2009 Remaster]
15.  Tubular Bells [2009 Remaster] by Mike Oldfield
The list author says:
  "O for Oldfield. By now you've guessed how old I am?"
6.09   Used & New from: 4.68
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (121 customer reviews)

Wish You Were Here
16.  Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
The list author says:
  "P is for Pink Floyd.  "By the way... Which one's Pink?""
17.00   Used & New from: 4.98
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (323 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

A Night At The Opera
17.  A Night At The Opera by Queen
The list author says:
  "Q for Queen. Not a big choice here, but still a great album."
16.99   Used & New from: 0.70
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (136 customer reviews)

Forty Licks
18.  Forty Licks by The Rolling Stones
The list author says:
  "If B is for Beatles, R is for Rolling Stones. But hard to choose one album so we'll go for the most complete Hits compilation."
35.49   Used & New from: 3.71
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews)

Abraxas
19.  Abraxas by Santana
The list author says:
  "S is for Santana. A lot of S's to choose from, but this just about gets my vote."
4.99   Used & New from: 1.92
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Now the Truth Can Be Told
20.  Now the Truth Can Be Told by Steve Taylor
The list author says:
  "T is for Taylor. Steve that is rather than James. Again this is the best compilation..."
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The Joshua Tree (Original Recording Remastered)
21.  The Joshua Tree (Original Recording Remastered) by U2
The list author says:
  "U for U2 (although Uriah Heep's Demon's and Wizards came a close second)."
12.50   Used & New from: 1.48
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (161 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

Urban Hymns
22.  Urban Hymns by The Verve
The list author says:
  "V is for The Verve (not counting all the V is for "Various Artists" compilations.)"
4.38   Used & New from: 0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (111 customer reviews)

Live At Leeds (Deluxe Edition)
23.  Live At Leeds (Deluxe Edition) by The Who
The list author says:
  "W is The Who (but W turned out to be the most difficult of all! Weather Report; Rick Wakeman; Steve Winwood; Jeff Wayne's War of the World; Wishbone Ash...)"
9.08   Used & New from: 4.80
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (62 customer reviews)

Fragile
24.  Fragile by Yes
The list author says:
  "Y is for Yes (with Neil Young close behind)"
5.57   Used & New from: 1.88
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (57 customer reviews)

The Wind
25.  The Wind by Warren Zevon
The list author says:
  "Z is for Zevon. One to send the shivers down the spine."
Used & New from: 6.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Last updated: 18/07/2011
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