An 'eadbanger's classic albums from the last 30 years

A Listmania! list by Chris Read "Chris Read" (Northampton,UK)
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The Bends
1.  The Bends by Radiohead
The list author says:
  "A total masterpiece from start to finish - whilst they still played convention tunes - an 11 out of 10 album"
3.97   Used & New from: 0.23
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (167 customer reviews)

Alive Or Just Breathing (25th Anniversary Reissue)
2.  Alive Or Just Breathing (25th Anniversary Reissue) by Killswitch Engage
The list author says:
  "Bonecrunching screamy metal - with amazing melodic choruses"
Used & New from: 1.15
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

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Break the Cycle
3.  Break the Cycle by Staind
The list author says:
  "Mellow metal at it's emotional best"
6.01   Used & New from: 0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (76 customer reviews)

The Colour Of Spring
4.  The Colour Of Spring by Talk Talk
The list author says:
  "This band grew and grew and grew - the saddest I have ever been over a split"
9.11   Used & New from: 1.14
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)

Leftism
5.  Leftism by Leftfield
The list author says:
  "Chill out"
4.63   Used & New from: 0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (62 customer reviews)

Vulgar Display of Power
6.  Vulgar Display of Power by Pantera
The list author says:
  "Should be in EVERY metal heads collection - Brutal Metal with groove"
6.00   Used & New from: 1.49
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

Lonesome Jubilee
7.  Lonesome Jubilee by John Mellencamp
The list author says:
  "Soulfull, beautiful ... If you like Springsteen you'll love this"
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

War of Words
8.  War of Words by Fight
The list author says:
  "Brutal early nineties metal ... Rob Halford's first post Judas Priest classic"
Used & New from: 1.40
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Revolution Revolucion
9.  Revolution Revolucion by Ill Nino
The list author says:
  "Another tunefull Metalcore band - almost as good as KsE - unfortunatley only for the one album"
6.52   Used & New from: 0.33
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

Once: Special Edition
10.  Once: Special Edition by Nightwish
The list author says:
  "A rich man's Evanescence - with an opera singer - stunning"
Used & New from: 4.04
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (71 customer reviews)

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A Secret Wish
11.  A Secret Wish by Propaganda
The list author says:
  "80's pop so revered that Dave Gilmour played on the next album"
Used & New from: 4.26
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews)

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Ten
12.  Ten by Pearl Jam
The list author says:
  "Probably the most soulful rock album I ever heard"
4.00   Used & New from: 0.34
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (138 customer reviews)

Take Off Your Pants and Jacket
13.  Take Off Your Pants and Jacket by Blink 182
The list author says:
  "Throwaway pop punk/rock, that is actually anything but throwaway ... heartfelt lyrics and killer hooks"
29.92   Used & New from: 0.29
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (112 customer reviews)

A Tonic For The Troops
14.  A Tonic For The Troops by Boomtown Rats
The list author says:
  "Just one great song after another ... have my older sister to thank for this one"
12.79   Used & New from: 3.94
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Balls to the Wall
15.  Balls to the Wall by Accept
The list author says:
  "My favorite metal album from the 80's ... heavy and melodic and great solos"
Used & New from: 4.79
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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Pyromania
16.  Pyromania by Def Leppard
The list author says:
  "Forget what theyve done since ... this is amazing early 80's metal at it's best"
7.07   Used & New from: 3.36
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

Killing Machine
17.  Killing Machine by Judas Priest
The list author says:
  "This is where it all started for me ... and although a massive fan for the last 30 years ... their only album that i consider a classic"
14.95   Used & New from: 5.11
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

King for a Day
18.  King for a Day by Faith No More
The list author says:
  "This CD's title track and Radiohead's Fake plastic Trees are my two fave songs of all time"
6.29   Used & New from: 0.70
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

Kingdom Come
19.  Kingdom Come by Kingdom Come
The list author says:
  "Zep influenced bluesy 80's metal - they got soul"
8.04   Used & New from: 3.83
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Peace Sells... But Who's Buyin
20.  Peace Sells... But Who's Buyin by Megadeth
The list author says:
  "The best opening track on any CD I every heard"
24.23   Used & New from: 3.84
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

The Number Of The Beast
21.  The Number Of The Beast by Iron Maiden
The list author says:
  "At least they did one good album ... it's near the bottom cos I figured everyone would stop reading at this point ;o)"
6.39   Used & New from: 2.94
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (102 customer reviews)

Somewhere Out in Space
22.  Somewhere Out in Space by Gamma Ray
The list author says:
  "One of the many Dragonforce style bands of the 90's ... still going strong"
Used & New from: 48.03
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Absolution
23.  Absolution by Muse
The list author says:
  "Stockholm Syndrome gets put on repeat alot"
5.55   Used & New from: 0.15
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (292 customer reviews)

A Day At The Races
24.  A Day At The Races by Queen
The list author says:
  "One from my very early years - still my favourite Queen album"
10.47   Used & New from: 2.26
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (35 customer reviews)

Ride The Lightning
25.  Ride The Lightning by Metallica
The list author says:
  "Imagine hearing Creeping Death on the friday Rock show when you are 14 ... bought it the very next day ... still love the album now"
6.13   Used & New from: 3.51
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (94 customer reviews)

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