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A Listmania! list by "brotherlouis"
 
Stay Human
1.  Stay Human by Michael Franti & Spearhead
The list author says:
  "Summer vibes with a MESSAGE. Sort of Gil Scott Heron meets Sly Stone via Public Enemy. The radio "concept" can grate after a few listens though."
£19.98   Used & New from: £4.44
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Miles Ahead
2.  Miles Ahead by Miles Davis
The list author says:
  "Could have filled the list with Miles but if I can only save one it's this. The tightness of "Kind of Blue" with a Big Band swing."
£8.80   Used & New from: £1.84
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Parklife
3.  Parklife by Blur
The list author says:
  "Again, the list could also have included "13" and "Think Tank" but this is the album to singalong to."
£3.27   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

A Clockwork Orange (Essential Penguin)
4.  A Clockwork Orange (Essential Penguin) by Anthony Burgess
The list author says:
  "The first book I ever read from cover to cover in one sitting. In a Nostradamus type way Burgess is describing the football culture of the 70's and 80's and every Home Secretary of the last 10 years."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (321 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Revolver [VINYL]
5.  Revolver [VINYL] by The Beatles
The list author says:
  "Possibly the greatest pop album ever. I nicked my dad's original vinyl - You can't beat that crackle leading into "Taxman""
Used & New from: £25.97
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (214 customer reviews)

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Naked [VHS] (1993)
6.  Naked [VHS] (1993) VHS David Thewlis
The list author says:
  "Awesome - How did David Thewliss not get the best actor Oscar - oh that's right because they have no idea ! Watch it and laugh out loud, then watch it again and cry buckets."
£6.94   Used & New from: £1.24
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (40 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Coming Up
7.  Coming Up by Suede
The list author says:
  "When this was nominated for the Mercury Music Award the critic Tony Parsons said it sounded like a greatest hits collection. 'Nuff Said."
£8.76   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

Brave New World (Flamingo modern classics)
8.  Brave New World (Flamingo modern classics) by Aldous Huxley
The list author says:
  "Written at a time when gene tampering looked like a great idea,  Huxley knew better. Possibly more important than 1984."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (270 customer reviews)

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Up the Shirkers
9.  Up the Shirkers by Tansads
The list author says:
  "Johnny Walker played this lot in the days when Radio5 had music. If you liked the Levellers then try the Tansads - Plus it has a track called "Brian Kant""
Used & New from: £5.99

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In Pursuit Of The 13th Note
10.  In Pursuit Of The 13th Note by Galliano
The list author says:
  "Try "The Plot Thickens" also. Jazz/Rap/Politics/Race/Brilliance. May have dated but at the time - WOW. I've just realised I'm a hippy."
£7.01   Used & New from: £0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Blue Lines
11.  Blue Lines by Massive Attack
The list author says:
  "From the beginning of the opening track ("Safe From Harm") I knew this one was something special. As British as the Kinks"
£4.86   Used & New from: £0.75
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (52 customer reviews)

Northern Exposure: Series 1 [VHS]
12.  Northern Exposure: Series 1 [VHS] VHS Rob Morrow
The list author says:
  "Meet my best friends in the world. They were the days - "This Life" on Beeb2 and then flick over to "NX"."
£7.99   Used & New from: £0.79
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews)

The Definitive Ray Charles
13.  The Definitive Ray Charles by Ray Charles
The list author says:
  "Don't have this but have a stack of vinyl I once again nicked from my dad.Innovated so many forms of music - including the Whitney/Mariah type ballad (don't hold that against him though.)"
£13.00   Used & New from: £1.29
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (50 customer reviews)

Greatest Hits
14.  Greatest Hits by Squeeze
The list author says:
  "Danger of smoke inhalation as I decide between this or "Madness" greatest hits. This takes it for the lyrical content."
£5.35   Used & New from: £0.88
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (76 customer reviews)

Lolita (Everyman's Library Classics)
15.  Lolita (Everyman's Library Classics) by Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov
The list author says:
  "Hilarious and thought provoking. The Daily Mail would probably have you arrested just for reading it."
£10.68   Used & New from: £5.20
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (170 customer reviews)

Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights: Series One  [DVD] [2001]
16.  Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights: Series One [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Peter Kay
The list author says:
  "First saw PK win BBC newcomer with "Crap Pop". Has never let me down since. Bingo and Club Acts - it's like reliving my preteen Sunday dinner times."
£12.99   Used & New from: £0.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (83 customer reviews)

Terry Hall - The Collection
17.  Terry Hall - The Collection by Terry Hall
The list author says:
  "Do I take "Specials","Fun Boy 3" or "Colourfield". This one covers all the bases."
£10.00   Used & New from: £1.21
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Darin At The Copa [Us Import]
18.  Darin At The Copa [Us Import] by Bobby Darin
The list author says:
  ""Mack the knife" was a favourite on our pub jukebox. Saw this vinyl at a jumble and bought it (15 yrs ago). Sinatras voice with the corniest of jokes. Superb"
£16.95   Used & New from: £8.18
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Eddie Izzard: Definite Article [VHS]
19.  Eddie Izzard: Definite Article [VHS] VHS Eddie Izzard
The list author says:
  "Once again i could have chosen any live Eddie video/dvd. Eenie,Meenie,Minie,Mo"
£6.73   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

Hometime
20.  Hometime by Alison Moyet
The list author says:
  "Saw her perform "Should i feel that it's over" on Jools Holland. Went Wow! Got the Album - went Wow !"
£5.82   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

Dummy
21.  Dummy by Portishead
The list author says:
  "Read a review of this album on honeymoon. Bought it at the airport on the way home. Still play the album (even after the divorce)"
£5.34   Used & New from: £0.87
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (71 customer reviews)

Prince: Sign 'o' The Times [VHS]
22.  Prince: Sign 'o' The Times [VHS] VHS Prince
The list author says:
  "Could have taken the album but chose the video for the DCI style drum line."
£1.69   Used & New from: £0.74
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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