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Classic past and present albums (no order)

J. Humphreys "joe112"
 
Led Zeppelin IV
Led Zeppelin IV
"The best album by the best band in the world. Ever."
Dark Side of the Moon
Dark Side of the Moon
"Still remains the concept album par excellence"
Revolver
Revolver
"Perfect for all Beatles fans - maintains the throwaway-pop appeal of the early days and succeeds in integrating their later, more sophisticated sound."
Grace
Grace
"A finer voice never did exist. An absolute classic."
On the Beach
On the Beach
"A rather painful experience – the blues have never sounded this grim. But amid the torment burns a fragile beauty."
Deloused in the Comatorium
Deloused in the Comatorium
"A mind-blowing, benchmark-raising, progtastic opus. The future is now."
London Calling
London Calling
"The most political band ever seamlessly blend various musical styles without sounding like they’re betraying their punk roots. Brilliant!"
Radiator
Radiator
"Exemplary power pop from Wales’s greatest ever band – ‘Play It Cool’ has to be, well, the coolest song of all time."
Is This It?
Is This It?
"Also makes a weighty claim to suavity. Look no further if you want an album packed with sparkling pop gems."
Eli And The Thirteenth Confession
Eli And The Thirteenth Confession
"Pretty much responsible for every talented female singer-songwriter out there"
White Light / White Heat
White Light / White Heat
"Their worst album if you don’t like all the wacky distorted weirdness. Quite the opposite if you do"
Lullabies To Paralyze
Lullabies To Paralyze
"This band just gets better and better. The sky’s the limit for them."
In Utero
In Utero
"The sound of a genuinely tortured soul who REALLY means it, man."
The Holy Bible
The Holy Bible
"Ditto. The bristling, vitriolic lyrics smash through your everyday thoughts and paralyse you. Accompanied by pop-eyed, screeching tunes. Things haven’t been the same since."
Hounds Of Love
Hounds Of Love
"Her masterpiece. She’ll never top this, nor should she ever have to"
Darkness On The Edge Of Town
Darkness On The Edge Of Town
"In a career encompassing great works, this remains his greatest work"
Five Leaves Left
Five Leaves Left
"'You know, Nick Drake was the very best of all.' Tom Verlaine"
# 1 Record / Radio City
# 1 Record / Radio City
"Two great classic albums by the unluckiest band in history. They shoulda been contenders."
Back In Black
Back In Black
"No nonsense, head-banging rock action. Put on to scare your music snob student friends"
Let It Bleed (Remastered Super Audio)
Let It Bleed (Remastered Super Audio)
"Pretend they aren’t still dragging their weary carcasses on cash-grabbing tours and remember them as they were"
Astral Weeks
Astral Weeks
"A gorgeous, rolling tapestry of hazy summer songs. Wonderful"
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots
"An astonishingly good album. Boundary-pushing and winningly beautiful at the same time"
Rocket To Russia: Expanded And Remastered
Rocket To Russia: Expanded And Remastered
"No Ramones, no late 70s British punk music. All hail the Ramones: 1-2-3-4!!!"
Heaven Or Las Vegas
Heaven Or Las Vegas
"Ethereal, heavenly, otherworldly music by a highly influential band."
Are You Experienced
Are You Experienced
"No list is complete without the Godfather of the Guitar's definitive showcase."