Friday, July 4, 2008

"a thing to do ..."

"List your favorite record from every year you’ve been alive."


This idea came from one of the music blogs I subscribe to and looked like fun. Here's my list (no laughing):

1965 The Rolling Stones - Out of Our Heads
1966 The Beatles - Revolver
1967 The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
1968 The Rolling Stones - Beggars Banquet
1969 Crosby, Stills & Nash - Crosby, Stills & Nash
1970 The Beatles - Let It Be
1971 Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin IV
1972 David Bowie - The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars
1973 Pink Floyd - The Dark Side of the Moon
1974 Genesis - The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
1975 Bruce Springsteen - Born to Run
1976 The Eagles - Hotel California
1977 Meat Loaf - Bat Out of Hell
1978 Boston - Don't Look Back
1979 Supertramp - Breakfast in America
1980 AC/DC - Back in Black
1981 Styx - Paradise Theater
1982 Michael Jackson - Thriller
1983 Huey Lewis and the News - Sports
1984 Prince and the Revolution - Purple Rain
1985 Dire Straits - Brothers in Arms
1986 Paul Simon - Graceland
1987 U2 - The Joshua Tree
1988 Traveling Wilburys - Traveling Wilburys Vol. 1
1989 The B-52's - Cosmic Thing
1990 Ladysmith Black Mambazo - Two Worlds, One Heart
1991 Nirvana - Nevermind
1992 Barenaked Ladies - Gordon
1993 Counting Crows - August and Everything After
1994 Hootie & the Blowfish - Cracked Rear View
1995 Collective Soul - Collective Soul
1996 Dave Matthews Band - Crash
1997 The Mighty Mighty Bosstones - Let's Face It
1998 Barenaked Ladies - Stunt
1999 Red Hot Chili Peppers - Californication
2000 matchbox twenty - Mad Season
2001 Carbon Leaf - Echo Echo
2002 Sheryl Crow - C'mon C'mon
2003 Fountains of Wayne - Welcome Interstate Managers
2004 Green Day - American Idiot
2005 Coldplay - X & Y
2006 Five for Fighting - Two Lights
2007 Spoon - Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga
2008 Radiohead - In Rainbows