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25 albums/25 artists criminally not in 1001 Albums...

Hutchdaddy "David Hutchins"
 
Misty in Roots, Live at the Counter Eurovision
Misty in Roots, Live at the Counter Eurovision
"Self financed and put out by the band on their own label. The best live album bar none! One of the very best albums of all time, why is this not in print!"
George Best Plus
George Best Plus
"The acme of indie, a near flawless debut album, almost as good is their later LP the louder more grungy  Seamonsters"
Red Mecca
Red Mecca
"The Cabs begin to move from their industrial roots towards a more dancy electronic sound. It's a toss up between this and 2x45 for their best, stuff it get both and check out the Mix up"
Foxhead Stalk This Land
Foxhead Stalk This Land
"Back in print, Hooray!!!!  Jangly Indie Dancy Heaven, fits neatly between Orange Juice, the Wedding Present and anticpates the Stone Roses mix of dance and jangly guitar!"
Boomerang
Boomerang
"Universal Pull you finger out and reissue this lost Siouxsie Sioux (and Budgie) Classic. Pounding drums thrilling singing, a pure rush, even better than most of the Banshees albums"
A Man Needs a Woman
A Man Needs a Woman
"The equal of Aretha and Otis a towering master of Southern Soul. By the width of a tissue the finest James Carr LP also get "You Got My Mind Messed Up""
The Crack
The Crack
"The only punk band not from the class of 76/77 to truly understand and embrace the punk ethic. A 5 star album without a doubt. Stuff Green Day"
Howlin' Wolf / Moanin' In The Moonlight
Howlin' Wolf / Moanin' In The Moonlight
"A slight cheat 2 LPs here. Even though his soul never left the delta region of Mississippi the Wolf was Muddy Waters only real challenger for the crown of Chicago Blues"
The Concretes
The Concretes
"There is more to Sweden than Abba, Ikea and Volvo. The Swedes love their indie and this is the very best Indie from Sweden. Victoria Bergsman's voice makes my heart melt... Check out Taken by Treess"
Cold Water Songs
Cold Water Songs
"Every album by this band is brilliant, buy them all. Sadly they disbanded recently"
Sex & Soul
Sex & Soul
"Ignore the slightly naff title. This is a superb mix of cheating songs and politically driven soul. This man sold bucket loads of singles, he should be huge!"
Girlfriend [Legacy Edition]
Girlfriend [Legacy Edition]
"Brilliant Indie/Power Pop, superb songs, great singing. a solid classic, every home should own the CD. This version comes with a bonus CD of alternate versions of the songs plus more..."
When The Roses Bloom Again
When The Roses Bloom Again
"Beautiful album, by one of John Peel's favourite artists. I fell in love with this album before it had even finished."
Sea Sew
Sea Sew
"Only the deaf will not love this album, another album I fell in love with before it had finished."
Floating Into the Night
Floating Into the Night
"Chill out in the extreme, listen to in a darkened room with headphones and float into the night. An absolutely blinding album!"
The Modern Sounds Of The Knitters
The Modern Sounds Of The Knitters
"A country off-shoot of  LA punk band X. Brillany modern roots honkytonk rackabilly with a bit of punk thrown in for good measure. PHEW!"
Best Dressed Chicken In Town
Best Dressed Chicken In Town
"Yet another out of print gem. A huge hit with the punks, thanks to a certain Mr Rotten namechecking the album."
Only Fun in Town, the/ Sorry for Laughing
Only Fun in Town, the/ Sorry for Laughing
"Another slight cheat, 2 LPs on one CD, priceless artrock indie, pisses all over Franz Ferdinand"
The Guitar Player
The Guitar Player
"A bargain at any price! One of the finest guitar players you probaly never heard of. Idolised by Bert Jansch, beth Orton, Simon and Garfunkel and me!"
Jackson C Frank
Jackson C Frank
"Another overlooked 60's folk gem, includes the awesome "Blues runs the Game""
Toots in Memphis
Toots in Memphis
"Reggae got Soul!! A brilliantly realized fusion of Southern Soul and reggae"
Very Extremely Dangerous
Very Extremely Dangerous
"About to be reissued. Once you have heard this album you will realise there are no other blue eyed soul singers worthy of the title."
Dirt
Dirt
"The God-like genius of Paul Kelly.The most underrated and under appreciated soul singer songwriter ever."
Jesus Of Cool
Jesus Of Cool
"Years of plodding round in a pub-rock band finally pays off as Nick Lowe firstly produces the coolest punk on Stiff records and then records one of the most perfect pop records ever."
Boogie Disease
Boogie Disease
"FIVE STARS!!!! One final cheat,.a compilation of some of his very earliest sides. This music is a throwback to a more primitive days, but you will be hard pressed to find more exciting R&B than this"