1001 Albums: You Must Hear Before You Die (1001 Must Before You Die)

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Journal Entry 1 by stubee from Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Thursday, May 1, 2008
Having bought the 1001 Books: You Must Read Before You Die I decided to get both this along with 1001 Paintings: You Must See Before You Die to add to my collection.

Journal Entry 2 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, August 20, 2021
Had this for a while now and although I’ve skimmed through it I haven’t really gone out of my way to listen to any of the albums! I therefore recently decided to listen through them in chronological order and so far thanks mainly to Spotify I've been able to listen to the majority notes in brackets where it's not been possible.

1950's

1. Frank Sinatra - In The Wee Small Hours
2. Elvis Presley - Elvis Presley
3. The Louvin Brothers - Tragic Songs Of life
4. Louis Prima - The Wildest!
5. Fats Dominio - This Is Fats
6. Duke Ellington - Ellington At Newport
7. Frank Sinatra - Songs For Swingin' Lovers'
8. The Crickets - The "Chirping" Crickets
9. Count Basie - The Atomic Mr. Basie
10. Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners
11. Sabu - Palo Congo
12. Miles Davis - Birth Of The Cool
13. Machito - Kenya
14. Little Richard - Here's Little Richard
15. Tito Puente and His Orchestra - Dance Mania, Vol. 1
16. Billie Holiday - Lady In Satin
17. Jack Elliott - Jack Takes The Floor
18. Sarah Vaughan - Sarah Vaughan At Mister Kelly's
19. Ella Fitzgerald - Sings The Gershwin Song Book
20. Ray Charles - The Genius Of Ray Charles
21. Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue
22. Marty Robbins - Gunfighter Ballads And Trail Songs
23. The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out

1960's

24. Joan Baez - Joan Baez
25. Elvis Presley - Elvis Is Back
26. Miriam Makeba - Miriam Makeba (The Album isn't available on Spotify but listened to some of the songs which are.)
27. The Everly Brothers - A Date With The Everly Brothers
28. Jimmy Smith - Back At The Chicken Shack
29. Muddy Waters - Muddy Waters At Newport
30. Bill Evans - Sunday At The Village Vanguard
31. Ray Charles - Modern Sounds In Country And Western Music
32. Booker T and The M.G.s - Green Onions
33. Stan Getz And Charlie Byrd - Jazz Samba
34. Ray Price - Night Life
35. The Beatles - With The Beatles
36. Bob Dylan - The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan
37. Phil Spector - A Christmas Gift For You (not listend to it yet as it's a Christmas album, I'll return when the festive season starts) - now listed :)
38. Sam Cooke - Live At The Harlem Square Club
39. Charles Mingus - The Black Sain And The Sinner Lady
40. James Brown - Live At The Apollo
41. Stan Getz And Joao Gilberto - Getz / Giberto
42. The Beatles - A Hard Day's Night
43. Jacques Brel - Olympia 64
44. Solomon Burke - Rock 'n Soul
45. Dusty Springfield - A Girl Called Dusty
46. The Rolling Stones - The Rolling Stones
47. Buck Owens And His Buckaroos - I've Got A Tiger By The Tail
48. Jerry Lee Lewis - Live At The Star Club, Hamburg
49. The Sonics - Here Are The Sonics
50. Bob Dylan - Bringing It All Back Home
51. Otis Redding - Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul
52. The Beach Boys - The Beach Boys Today!
53. John Coltrane - A Love Supreme
54. B. B. King - Live At The Regal
55. The Beatles - Rubber Soul
56. Bert Jansch - Bert Jansch
57. The Byrds - Mr. Tambourine Man
58. Bob Dylan - Highway 61 Revisited
59. The Who - My Generation
60. The Beatles - Revolver
61. The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds
62. Fred Neil - Fred Neil
63. The Byrds - Fifth Dimension
64. Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde
65. The Monks - Black Monk Time
66. The Kinks - Face to Face
67. The Mama's And The Papa's - If You Can Believe Your Eyes And Ears
68. Paul Revere And The Raiders - Midnight Ride
69. The Mothers Of Invention - Freak Out!
70. The Rolling Stones - Aftermath
71. Simon and Garfunkel - Parsley, Sage, Rosemary And Thyme
72. The 13th Floor Elevators - The Psychedelic Sounds Of The 13th Floor Elevators
73. John Mayall's Blues Breakers - Blues Breakers With Eric Clapton
74. The Yardbirds - The Yardbirds
75. Nna Simone - Wild Is The Wind
76. Astrud Gilberto - Beach Smaba
77. Nico - Chelsea Girl
78. The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
79. Country Joe And The Fish - Electric Music For The Mind and Body
80. Buffalo Springfield - Buffalo Springfield Again
81. Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band - Safe As Milk
82. Moby Grape - Moby Grape
83. Love - Da Capo
84. The Beau Brummels - Triangle
85. The Monkees - Headquarters
86. Tim Buckley - Goodbye And Hello
87. Love - Forever Changes
88. Cream - Disraeli Gears
89. Pink Floyd - Piper At The Gates
90. The Who - The Who Sells Out
91. The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground And Nico
92. Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim - Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim
93. The Doors - The Doors
94. The Byrds - Younger Than Yesterday
95. The Young Rascals - Groovin'
96. Jefferson Airplane - Surrealistic Pillow
97. The Kinks - Something Else By The Kinks
98. Donovan - Sunshine Superman
99. Merle Haggard - I'm A Lonesome Fugative
100. The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced
101. The Electric Prunces - I Had Too Much To Dream (Last Night)
102. Loretta Lynn - Don't Come Home A Drinkin' (With Lovin' On Your Mind)
103. Shivkumar Sharma / Brijbushan Kabra / Hariprasad Chaurasia - Call Of The Valley (It's difficult to find the full album. I listened to some tracks on Spotify and others on youtube, also different tracklisting in the book compared to media services. )
104. The Velvet Underground - White Light / White Heat
105. The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Axis: Bold As Love
106. Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You
107. The Rolling Stones - Beggars Banquet
108. Traffic - Traffic
109. The Incredible String Band - The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter
110. The Kinks - The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society
111. Ravi Shankar - The Sounds Of India
112. Os Mutantes - Os Mutantes
113. The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Electric Ladyland
114. Leonard Cohen - The Songs Of Leonard Cohen
115. Johnny Cash - Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison
116. Laura Nyro - Eli And The Thirteenth Confession
117. Aretha Franklin - Aretha: Lady Soul
118. Blue Cheer - Vincebus Eruptum
119. The Byrds - The Notorious Byrd Brothers
120. Big Brother And The Holding Company - Cheap Thrills
121. The United States of America - The United States of America
122. Dr. John, The Night Tripper - Gris-Gris
123. Iron Butterfly - In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida
124. The Pretty Things - S.F. Sorrow
125. Simon and Garfunkel - Bookends
126. The Small Faces - Ogden's Nut Gone Flake
127. The Band - Music From Big Pink
128. Jeff Beck - Truth
129. Caetano Veloso - Caetano Veloso
130. Scott Walker - Scott 2
131. The Zombies - Odessey & Oracle
132. Van Morrison - Astral Weeks
133. The Byrds - Sweetheart Of The Rodeo
134. The Beatles - The Beatles
135. The Mothers Of Invention - We're Only In It For The Money
136. Neil Young With Crazy Horse - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
137. Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band - Trout Mask Replica (The album isn't available on Spotify or YouTube Music so I created a Spotify playlist of the 23 tracks I could find from the 27 listed.)
138. Creedence Clearwater Revival - Bayou Country
139. Crosby, Stills and Nash - Crosby, Stills and Nash
140. Blood, Sweat, And Tears - Blood, Sweat, And Tears
141. Flying Burrito Brothers - The Gilded Palace Of Sin
142. Johnny Cash - Johnny Cash At San Quentin
143. Creedence Clearwater Revival - Green River
144. The Beatles - Abbey Road
145. The Who - Tommy
146. Miles Davis - In A Silent Way
147. The Bee Gees - Odessa
148. The Pentangle - Basket Of Light
149. The Rolling Stones - Let It Bleed
150. Nick Drake - Five Leaves Left
151. Dusty Springfield - Dusty In Memphis
152. Elvis Presley - From Elvis In Memphis
153. The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground
154. Quicksilver Messenger Service - Happy Trails
155. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin
156. The Band - The Band
157. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II
158. MC5 - Kick Out The Jams
159. The Temptations - Cloud Nine
160. Sly And The Family Stone - Stand!
161. Tim Buckley - Happy Sad
162. Chicago - Chicago Transport Authority
163. Fairport Convention - Unhalfbricking
164. The Youngbloods - Elephant Mountain
165. Isaac Hayes - Hot Buttered Soul
166. The Grateful Dead - Live / Dead

Journal Entry 3 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Listed to a few more now.

158. MC5 - Kick Out The Jams
159. The Temptations - Cloud Nine
160. Sly And The Family Stone - Stand!
161. Tim Buckley - Happy Sad
162. Chicago - Chicago Transport Authority
163. Fairport Convention - Unhalfbricking
164. The Youngbloods - Elephant Mountain
165. Isaac Hayes - Hot Buttered Soul
166. The Grateful Dead - Live / Dead
167. The Kinks - Arthur - Or The Decline And Fall Of The British Empire
168. King Crimson - In The Court Of The Crimson King
169. Leonard Cohen - Songs From A Room
170. Fairport Convention - Liege And Lief
171. Scott Walker - Scott 4
172. The Stooges - The Stooges

Journal Entry 4 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, August 27, 2021
Listened to the final two albums of the 1960's:

173. Alexander Spence - Oar
174 - Frank Zappa - Hot Rats

Journal Entry 5 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Monday, September 6, 2021
Since listened to the following albums:

173. Alexander Spence - Oar
174. Frank Zappa - Hot Rats

1970's

175. Creedence Clearwater Revival - Cosmo's Factory
176. Derek And The Dominos - Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs
177. Miles Davis - Bitches Brew
178. Spirit - Twelve Dreams Of Dr. Sardonicus
179. Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath
180. The Doors - Morrison Hotel
181. The Carpenters - Close To You
182. Stephen Stills - Stephen Stills
183. John Lennon - John Lennon / Plastic Ono Band

Journal Entry 6 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, October 8, 2021
Since my last update I've now listed to:

184. Crosby, Stills, Nash And Young - Déjà Vu
185. Black Sabbath - Paranoid
186. Neil Young - After The Gold Rush
187. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin III
188. Deep Purple - In Rock
189. Van Morrison - Moondance
190. The Grateful Dead - American Beauty
191. Nick Drake - Bryter Layter
192. Ananda Shankar - Ananda Shankar
193. The Who - Live At Leeds
194. Soft Machine - Third
195. Rod Stewart - Gasoline Alley
196. George Harrison - All Things Must Pass
197. Simon and Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water
198. Cat Stevens - Tea For The Tillerman
199. Traffic - John Barleycorn Must Die
200. The Stooges - Fun House
201. James Taylor - Sweet Baby James
202. Paul McCartney - McCartney
203. Santana - Abraxas
204. Syd Barrett - The Madcap Laughs
205. Jethro Tull - Aqualung


Journal Entry 7 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, October 15, 2021
This week I've listened to:

206. David Crosby - If I Could Only Remember My Name
207. Sly And The Family Stone - There's A Riot Goin' On
208. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
209. Yes - The Yes Album
210. The Bee Gees - Trafalgar
211. The Who - Who's Next?
212. Carole King - Tapestry
213. Isaac Hayes - Shaft
214. The Allman Brothers Band - At Fillmore East
215. The Rolling Stones - Sticky Fingers
216. John Lennon - Imagine
217. The Beach Boys - Surf's Up
218. Yes - Fragile
219. The Doors - L.A. Woman
220. Can - Tago Mago
221. Elton John - Madman Across The Water
222. Dolly Parton - Coate Of Many Colors
223. Don McLean - American Pie
224. Emerson, Lake And Palmer - Tarkus
225. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin IV
226. Serge Gainsbourg - Histoire De Melody Nelson
227. Rod Stewart - Every Picture Tells A Story
228. Emerson, Lake And Palmer - Pictures At An Exhibition
229. Leonard Cohen - Songs Of Love And Hate
230. Joni Mitchell - Blue
231. Funkadelic - Maggot Brain
232. Janis Joplin - Pearl
233. Fela Ransome-Kuti And The Africa '70 with Ginger Baker - Live!

Journal Entry 8 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Tuesday, November 9, 2021
Since my last entry I've listed to the following:

234. Faces - A Nod Is As Good As A Wink… To A Blind Horse
235. Flamin' Groovies - Teenage Head
236. Gene Clark - White Light / White Heat
237. John Prine - John Prine
238. Harry Nilsson - Nilsson Schmilsson
239. T. Rex - Electric Warrior
240. David Bowie - Hunky Dorky
241. Randy Newman - Sail Away
242. Deep Purple - Machine Head
243. Big Star - No. 1 Record
244. Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath Vol. 4
245. Steely Dan - Can't Buy A Thrill
246. Neil Young - Harvest
247. Curtis Mayfield - Superfly
248. Slade - Slayed?
249. Deep Purple - Made in Japan
250. Yes - Close To The Edge
251. Lou Reed - Transformer
252. Hugh Masekela - Home Is Where The Music Is

Journal Entry 9 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, November 12, 2021
I've since listened to:

253. Milton Nascimento And Lo Borges - Clube De Esquina
254. Todd Rundgren - Something / Anything?
255. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Will The Circle Be Unbroken
256. Stevie Wonder - Talking Book
257. Stephen Stills - Manassas
258. T. Rex - The Slider
259. David Ackles - American Gothic
260. The Eagles - Eagles
261. Tim Buckley - Greetings From L.A.

Journal Entry 10 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Read about and listened to the following since the last update:

262. Nick Drake - Pink Moon
263. Paul Simon - Paul Simon
264. Roxy Music - Roxy Music
265. Alice Cooper - School's Out
266. The Temptations - All Directions
267. David Bowie - The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars
268. War - The World Is A Ghetto
269. Al Green - Let's Stay Together
270. The Rolling Stones - Exile On Main St.
271. Lynyrd Skynyrd - Pronounced Leh-nerd Skin-nerd

Journal Entry 11 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Now read and listened to:

272. Michael Viner's Incredible Bongo Band - Bongo Rock
273. David Bowie - Aladdin Sane
274. King Crimson - Larks' Tongues In Aspic
275. Bob Marley And The Wailers - Catch A Fire
276. Hawkwind - Space Ritual
277. John Cale - Paris 1919
278. Can - Future Days
279. Lou Reed - Berlin
280. Genesis - Selling England By The Pound
281. Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On
282. John Martyn - Solid Air
283. Roxy Music - For Your Pleasure
284. Faust - Faust IV
285. Herbie Hancock - Headhunters
286. Mott The Hoople - Mott
287. Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells
288. Todd Rundgren - A Wizard, A True Star
289. Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

Journal Entry 12 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, December 10, 2021
As it's now Christmas I've gone back and listed to album #37. Phil Spector - A Christmas Gift For You!

Journal Entry 13 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, December 10, 2021
Now Listened to the following

290. Steely Dan - Countdown To Ecstasy
291. Waylon Jennings - Honky Tonk Heroes
292. Pink Floyd - The Dark Side Of The Moon
293. Stevie Wonder - Innervisions
294. ZZ Top - Tres Hombres
295. Paul McCartney and Wings - Band On The Run

Journal Entry 14 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Tuesday, December 21, 2021
Now listened to the following:

296. The Sensational Alex Harvey Band - Next…
297. Alice Cooper - Billion Dollar Babies
298. Iggy and The Stooges - Raw Power
299. The Ishley Brothers - 3 + 3
300. New York Dolls - New York Dolls
301. Eno - Here Come The Warm Jets
302. Bad Company - Bad Company
303. Genesis - The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
304. Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information
305. Stevie Wonder - Fulfillingness' First Finale
306. Eric Clapton - 461 Ocean Boulevard
307. Kraftwerk - Autobahn
308. Joni Mitchell - Court And Spark
309. Queen - Queen II

Journal Entry 15 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Wednesday, January 5, 2022
I've now read about and listened to:

310. Roxy Music - Country Life
311. Tangerine Dream - Phaedra
312. Sparks - Kimono My House
313. Supertramp - Crime Of The Century
314. Richard And Linda Thompson - I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight
315. Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson - Winter In America (Unable to listen to it in full as it’s not available on any of the streaming apps, I’ve ordered a CD copy via Discogs and will return to it once received.)
316. Queen - Sheer Heart Attack
317. 10cc - Sheet Music
318. Neil Young - On The Beach
319. George Jones -The Grand Tour
320. Gene Clark - No Other
321. Steely Dan- Pretzel Logic
322. Randy Newman - Good Old Boys
323. Bob Marley And The Wailers - Natty Dread

Journal Entry 16 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Monday, January 24, 2022
Read / Listened to:
324. Robert Wyatt - Rock Bottom
325. Gram Parsons - Grievous Angel
326. Eno - Another Green World
327. The Dictators - Go Girl Crazy!
328. Neu! - Neu! '75
329. Led Zeppelin - Physical Graffiti
330. Keith Jarrett - The Koln Concert
331. Aerosmith - Toys In The Attic
332. David Bowie - Youing Americans
333. Burning Spear - Marcus Garvey
334. Bruce Springsteen - Born To Run
335. Emmylou Harris - Pieces Of The Sky
336. Dion - Born To Be With You
337. Joni Mitchell - The Hissing Of Summer Lawns
338. Tom Waits - Nighthawks At Dinner
339. R. D. Burman / Bappi Lahiri - Shalimar / College Girl
340. Neil Young - Tonight's The Night

Journal Entry 17 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, January 28, 2022
This week I read about and listened to:

341. Bob Dylan - Blood On The Tracks
342. Patti Smith - Horses
343. Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here
344. Queen - A Night At The Opera
345. Willie Nelson - Red Headed Stranger
346. Earth, Wind, And Fire - That's The Way Of The World
347. Curtis Mayfield - There's No Place Like America Today
348. Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers - Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers
349. The Modern Lovers - The Modern Lovers
350. David Bowie - Station To Station
351. Joni Mitchell - Hejira
352. Boston - Boston
353. Eagles - Hotel California
354. Abba - Arrival
355. Kiss – Destroyer

Journal Entry 18 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, February 4, 2022
This week I've rad about and listened to the following albums:

356. Rush - 2112
357. Jorge Ben - Africa / Brasil
358. Joan Armatrading - Joan Armatrading
359. Aerosmith - Rocks
360. Parliament - Mothership Connection
361. The Penguin Café Orchestra - Music From The Penguin Café
362. Jean Michel Jarre - Oxygene
363. Ramones - Ramones
364. Fela Kuti And The Afrika '70 - Zombie
365. Peter Tosh - Legalize It
366. Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life
367. Peter Frampton - Frampton Comes Alive!
368. Brian Eno - Before And After Science
369. Kraftwerk - Trans-Europe Express
370. Billy Joel - The Stranger

Journal Entry 19 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, February 18, 2022
Since the last update I've read about and listened to:

371. Bob Marley And The Wailers - Exodus
372. Electric Light Orchestra - Out Of The Blue
373. Weather Report - Heavy Weather
374. Muddy Waters - Hard Again
375. The Stranglers - Rattus Norvegicus
376. The Clash - The Clash
377. David Bowie - Low
378. Steely Dan - Aja
379. Wire - Pink Flag
380. John Martyn - One World
381. Talking Heads - Talking Heads: '77
382. Fleetwood Mac - Rumours
383. David Bowie - "Heroes"
384. Dennis Wilson - Pacific Ocean Blue
385. Suicide - Suicide
386. Iggy Pop - The Idiot
387. Peter Gabriel - Peter Gabriel (I)
388. Television - Marquee Moon
389. Meat Loaf - Bat Out Of Hell
390. Elvis Costello - My Aim Is True
391. Iggy Pop - Lust For Life
392. Ian Drury - New Boots And Panties!!
393. Sex Pistols - Never Mind The Bollcks Here's The Sex Pistols
394. Pere Ubu - The Modern Dance
395. Kraftwerk - The Man-Machine
396. Blondie - Parallel Lines

Journal Entry 20 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Thursday, February 24, 2022
Now listed to and read about:

397. Elis Regina - Vento De Maio
398. Pere Ubu - Dub Housing
399. The Only Ones - The Only Ones
400. Elvis Costello - This Year's Model
401. The Jam - All Mod Cons
402. Joe Ely - Honky Tonk Masquerade
403. The Adverts - Crossing The Red Sea With The Adverts
404. Big Star - Third / Sister Lovers
405. The Residents - Duck Stab / Buster And Glenn
406. Public Image Ltd. - Public Image

Journal Entry 21 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Monday, March 14, 2022
Listened to and read about albums 407 through 422:

407. Magazine - Real Life
408. Bruce Springsteen - Darkness On The Edge Of Town
409. Funkadelic - One Nation Under A Groove
410. Throbbing Gristle - D.O.A. Third And Final Report
411. Thin Lizzy - Live And Dangerous
412. Talking Heads - More Songs About Buildings And Food
413. Buzzcocks - Another Music In A Different Kitchen
414. Van Halen - Van Halen
415. Willie Colon And Ruben Blades - Siembra
416. The Cars - The Cars
417. Devo - Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!
418. Dire Straits - Dire Straits
419. The Saints - Eternally Yours
420. Marvin Gaye - Here, My Dear
421. Willie Nelson - Stardust
422. Chich - C'est Chic

Journal Entry 22 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Thursday, March 24, 2022
Read about and listened to albums 423 through to 438:

423. X-Ray Spex - Germ Free Adolescents
424. Brian Eno - Ambient 1: Music For Airports
425. Siouxsie And The Banshees - The Scream
426. AC/DC - Highway To Hell
427. Sister Sledge - We Are Family
428. Crusaders - Street Life
429. The Germs - (GI)
430. The B-52's - The B-52's
431. Holger Czukay - Movie
432. The Police - Reggatta De Blanc
433. The Fall - Live At The Witch Trials
434. Talking Heads - Fear Of Music
435. Joy Division - Unknown Pleasures
436. Chic - Risqué
437. The Undertones - The Undertones
438. The Clash - London Calling

Journal Entry 23 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, April 1, 2022
Listened to and read about albums 439 through 445:

439. Japan - Quiet Life
440. Marianne Faithfull - Broken English
441. The Slits - Cut
442. Elvis Costello And The Attractions - Armed Forces
443. Neil Young And Crazy Horse - Rust Never Sleeps
444. Gang Of Four - Entertainment!
445. Cheap Trick - At Budokan

Journal Entry 24 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Monday, April 4, 2022
Listened to and read about albums 446 through 451:

446. Fleetwood Mac - Tusk
447. Pink Floyd - The Wall
448. Public Image Ltd. - Metal Box
449. Michael Jackson - Off The Wall
450. The Damned - Machine Gun Etiquette
451. Gary Numan - The Pleasure Principle

Journal Entry 25 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Listened to and read about albums 452 through 462:

452. The Specials - Specials (This is the last abum in the book from the 1970's)

1980's

453. Adam And The Ants - Kings Of The Wild Frontier
454. Dexy's Midnight Runners - Searching For The Young Soul Rebels
455. AC/DC - Back In Black
456. The Cramps - Songs The Lord Taught Us
457. Dead Kennedys - Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegatables
458. Peter Gabriel - Peter Gabriel III (a.k.a Melt)
459. The Soft Boys - Underwater Moonlight
460. The Cure - Seventeen Seconds
461. Echo And The Bunnymen - Crocodiles
462. Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Journal Entry 26 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Thursday, July 21, 2022
Prior to today I'd also listened to and read about albums 463 through 468:

463. Killing Joke - Killing Joke
464. Judas Priest - British Steel
465. The Circle Jerks - Group Sex
466. Talking Heads - Remain In Light
467. Joy Division - Closer
468. Iron Maiden - Iron Maiden

Journal Entry 27 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Thursday, July 21, 2022
Opened the book and put Spotify on for the first time after a three month hiatus and listened and read about albums 469 through 471.

469. The Undertones - Hypnotised
470. The Jam - Sound Affects
471. Tom Waits - Heartattack And Vine

I'll try not to take such a big break, it's been coupled with going back to the office and technical issues with my Google nest.

Journal Entry 28 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, July 22, 2022
Listened to and read about albums 472 through 475:

472. UB40 - Signing Off
473. The Teardrop Explodes - Kilimanjaro
474. The Specials - More Specials
475. Steve Winwood - Arc Of A Diver

Journal Entry 29 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Listened to and read about albums 476 through to 484:

476. Pretenders - Pretenders
477. Einstürzende Neubauten - Kollapse
478. Siouxsie And The Banshees - Juju
479. Heaven 17 - Penthouse And Pavement
480. The Go-Gos - Beauty And The Beat
481. Motörhead - No Sleep 'Til Hammersmith
482. Soft Cell - Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret
483. Orchestral Manoeuvres in The Dark - Architecture And Morality
484. Brian Eno and David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Gods

Journal Entry 30 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, August 19, 2022
Listened to and read about albums 485 through to 490:

485. Black Flag - Damaged
486. X - Wild Gift
487. The Psychedelic Furs - Talk, Talk, Talk
488. The Human League - Dare
489. The Gun Club - Fire Of Love
490. Bauhaus - Mask


Journal Entry 31 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, August 26, 2022
Listened to and read about albums 491 through to 499:

491. Bobby Womack - The Poet
492. Tom Tom Club - Tom Tom Club
493. Rush - Moving Pictures
494. Abba - The Visitors
495. ABC - Lexicon
496. Prince - 1999
497. Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five - The Message
498. Elvis Costello And The Attractions - Imperial Bedroom
499. The Cure – Pornography

Journal Entry 32 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, September 2, 2022
Listened to and read about albums 500 through to 505, meaning I'm over half way, Yay!:

500. Kevin Rowland And Dexy's Midnight Runners - Too-Rye-Ay
501. Simple Minds - New Gold Dream (81/82/83/84)
502. Madness - The Rise And Fall
503. Donald Fagen - The Nightfly
504. Haircut One Hundred - Pelican West
505. Kate Bush - The Dreaming

Journal Entry 33 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, September 16, 2022
Listened to and read about albums 506 to 518:

506. Orange Juice - Rip It Up
507. Michael Jackson - Thriller
508. The Birthday Party - Junkyard
509. Venom - Black Metal
510. Bruce Springsteen - Nebraska
511. Associates - Sulk
512. Iron Maiden - The Number Of The Beast
513. Duran Duran - Rio
514. Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes
515. Malcolm McClaren - Duck Rock
516. Def Leppard - Pyromania
517. R.E.M. - Murmur
518. The The - Soul Mining

Journal Entry 34 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, October 28, 2022
Read about and listened to albums 519 - 527:

519. Tom Waits - Swordfishtrombones
520. The Blue Nile - A Walk Across The Rooftop
521. Hanoi Rocks - Back to The Mystery City
522. Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual
523. Paul Simon - Hearts And Bones
524. Echo And The Bunnymen - Porcupine
525. ZZ Top - Eliminator
526. Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
527. U2 - War

Journal Entry 35 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, November 18, 2022
Read about and listened to albums 528- 532:

528. The Police - Synchronicity (1983)
529. Meat Puppets - Meat Puppets II (1983)
530. Culture Club - Colour By Numbers (1983)
531. Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Welcome To The Pleasuredome (1984)
532. Run-DMC - Run-DMC (1984)

Journal Entry 36 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, November 25, 2022
Read about and listened to albums 533 - 538:

533. Sade - Diamond Life (1984)
534. Cocteau Twins - Treasure (1984)
535. Minor Threat - Out Of Step (1984)
536. Van Halen - 1984 (1984)
537. Prince And The Revolution - Purple Rain (1984)
538. The Replacements - Let It Be (1984)

Journal Entry 37 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Monday, November 28, 2022
Read about and listened to albums 539 to 541.

539. The Style Council - Café Bleu (1984)
540. Tina Turner - Private Dancer (1984)
541. Echo And The Bunnymen - Ocean Rain (1984)

Journal Entry 38 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, December 9, 2022
Read about and listened to albums 542 to 545.

542. Minutemen - Double Nickels On The Dime (1984)
543. Lloyd Cole And The Commotions - Rattlesnakes (1984)
544. Youssou N'Dour - Immigrés (1984)
545. Bruce Springsteen - Born In The USA (1984)


Journal Entry 39 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, January 13, 2023
I'm going to try and complete the book and listen to the remaining albums this year. To do that I have to listen to 1.2549315 albums a day (I'm already behind, but I think I can catch up quite quickly).

Since the start of the year I read about and listened to albums 546 - 557:

546. The Fall - This Nation's Saving Grace (1985)
547. Abdullah Ibrahim - Water from An Ancient Well (1985)
548. A-ha - Hunting High And Low (1985)
549. Tears For Fears - Songs From The Big Chair (1985)
550. Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms (1985)
551. Prefab Sprout - Steve McQueen (1985)
552. Mekons - Fear And Whiskey (1985)
553. Big Black - Atomizer (1986)
554. Suzanne Vega - Suzanne Vega (1985)
555. The Pogues - Rum, Sodomy, And The Last (1985)
556. Kate Bush - Hounds Of Love (1985)
557. The Smiths - Meat Is Murder (1985)

Journal Entry 40 by stubee at Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom on Friday, January 27, 2023
Read about and listened to albums 558 - 567

558. Tom Waits - Rain Dogs (1985)
559. The Jesus & Mary Chain - Psychocandy (1985)
560. New Order - Low Life (1985)
561. Simply Red - Picture Book (1985)
562. Dexy's Midnight Runners - Don't Stand Me Down (1985)
563. Scritti Politti - Cupid And Psyche 85 (1985)
564. Elvis Costello And The Attractions - Blood And Chocolate (1986)
565. Afrika Bambaataa And The Soul Sonic Force - Planet Rock - The Album (1986)
566. Beastie Boys - Licenced To Ill (1986)
567. Metallica - Master Of Puppets (1986)


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