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oi! essential proto punk/punk albums...pt1

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The Velvet Underground & Nico
The Velvet Underground & Nico
"classic, f*cking classic. roots of punk, grandfathers if you will. best track: er, well, the nico stuff is really growing on me, but i say 'heroin' is my favourite"
Kick Out The Jams
Kick Out The Jams
"this is a brilliant album,i wanna hear some revoulution out there! best track:'ramblin' rose' a testimonial"
The Stooges
The Stooges
"well, what can you say, its the stooges, they are brilliant, amazing debut album. best track: 'i wanna be your dog' theme song to a generation"
New York Dolls
New York Dolls
"ahh the slease of the new york dolls, just incredible. best track: well, before i got the album i already loved the track 'personality crisis' but i just love the opening to 'looking for a kiss'"
Funhouse
Funhouse
"ok, stooges again, i'll try not to put more than 1 album by each artist, but c'mon, its the bloody stooges! best track: 'down on the street' great opener"
Ramones: Expanded And Remastered
Ramones: Expanded And Remastered
"ok, first ever real punk album, by the gods that are the ramones,buy buy buy. best track: er, toss up between 'blitzkrieg bop' (hey ho, lets go! genius) and 'i don't wanna go down to the basement'"
Damned Damned Damned
Damned Damned Damned
"yay, i love the damned, they're just so funny, they pissed of the sex pistols by releasing the first punk single 'new rose', with its belt-it-out mentality it makes for very pleasurable listening"
Never Mind the Bollocks: Here's the Sex Pistols
Never Mind the Bollocks: Here's the Sex Pistols
"ok, sex pistols, you can't really miss them can you, i love these guys, and the passion and anger in this record is incredible. best track: well, 'god save the queen' is incredible, but any of them.."
999/Separates
999/Separates
"cracking album from a some what underrated band. best track: i say 'me and my desire' is my favourite, but it's a tough decision"
The Only Ones
The Only Ones
"ok, the only ones, great band, great album. best track: 'another girl, another planet' really amazing track, with the ultimate self-destructive begining"
Another Music in a Different Kitchen
Another Music in a Different Kitchen
"brilliant buzzcocks album, probably their best, bit of a rougher sound. best track: 'moving away from the pulsebeat' great drum beat"
The Clash [UK Version]
The Clash [UK Version]
"outstanding debut album from the clash, one of the most experimental punk bands. best track: i'd have to say my favourite is 'janie jones'"
Teenage Depression
Teenage Depression
"ok, so they weren't a punk band to begin with, but this abums just great raunchy punk. best track: 'teenage depression'"
London Calling
London Calling
"second clash album on the list, fantastic. best track: well, everyone knows 'london calling' but i do love 'lost in the supermarket' bloody consumerism."
Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables
Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables
"brilliant, the dead kennedys are wonderful, make me laugh to, i have a strange sense of humour. best track: 'holiday in cambodia' first dead kennedys track i heard and still my favourite"
Fulham Fallout
Fulham Fallout
"i  love the lurkers, very un-manufactured, great album. best track: 'i don't need to tell her'"
Off The Bone
Off The Bone
"ah the cramps, crazy psychos, strangely great music, sure, it all got a bit crap later though. best track: 'human fly'"
Generation X
Generation X
"billy idoil!!! heh, this album shows some of generation x's best work.  best track: 'ready steady go'"
Real Life
Real Life
"magazine are brilliant, this is probably their best album. best track: 'shot by both sides' nice angry vocals"
Young Loud and Snotty
Young Loud and Snotty
"the dead boys need more recognition! they are one of the best punk bands! of course they are most famous for getting head on stage..."
Marquee Moon
Marquee Moon
"television rocked, out loud. sorry, been dying to say that. this album is brilliant.. best track: its tough.. maybe 'see no evil'"
Blank Generation
Blank Generation
"blank generation is just one of those songs that came very close to perfect, love comes in spurts is a fantastic track too, extraordinary"
My Aim Is True
My Aim Is True
"sheer brilliance, love elvis costello. best track: 'watching the detectives'"
Inflammable Material
Inflammable Material
"raw anger, turn it up... very loud. best track: 'suspect device'"
Another Kind of Blues
Another Kind of Blues
"ah uk subs, this album makes a statement, all good."