The album you've played most from start to finish in your lifetime

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by DaleClark, Jul 11, 2018.

  1. Putrifiers II

    Putrifiers II Active Member

    Location:
    London, UK
    No idea really, but I've been listening to Keith Jarrett's Survivors' Suite several times a year every year since 1982. The transitional point in the music gets me every time...
    Dragnet and Perverted by Language by The Fall never leave my MP3 player...
     
  2. Chris C

    Chris C Music was my first love and it will be my last!

    Location:
    Ohio
    Three albums, each so completely different from the next that it's frightening, immediately come to mind for me.

    The Four Seasons - "The Genuine Imitation Life Gazette"
    The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - "Uncle Charlie & His Dog Teddy"
    Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim - "Self-titled"
     
  3. James Glennon

    James Glennon Forum Resident

    Location:
    Dublin, Ireland
    Creedence Clearwater Revival - Bayou Country, never tire of listening to it. I play every bassline, cymbal crash, rhythm guitar, lead guitar in my head and sing along to every song, I actually think i can sing it better than John Fogerty at this stage.

    JG
     
  4. Grower of Mushrooms

    Grower of Mushrooms Well-Known Member

    Location:
    Glasgow
    Probably either The North Star Grassman and the Ravens by Sandy Denny, The Twelve Dreams of Dr Sardonicus by Spirit or Chameleon in the Shadow of the Night by Peter Hammill

    Er, I notice they all have very long titles.
     
  5. Razzle123

    Razzle123 Forum Resident

    Location:
    Bedford, UK
    Pretty hard to do this accurately but probably one of:
    Juju - Siouxsie & The Banshees
    The Raven - the Stranglers
    Faith - The Cure, or
    All Those Wasted Years - Hanoi Rocks
     
  6. Deek57

    Deek57 Forum Resident

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    Liverpool England
    The Dark Side of the Moon.
     
  7. lemonade kid

    lemonade kid Forever Changing

    Location:
    Maine
  8. bhs00

    bhs00 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    North Alabama
  9. HenryFly

    HenryFly Forum Resident

    Location:
    Germany
    Pink Moon
    Pour Down Like Silver
    Unhalfbricking
    Blonde on Blonde
    John Lennon / Plastic Ono Band
    Hejira

    Come to mind.
     
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  10. Maestro63

    Maestro63 Forum Resident

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    Georgia

    Not my most played but all three of these get heavy rotation at my house. Glad to find another fan of hold your fire
     
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  11. Minstrel Boy

    Minstrel Boy Forum Resident

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    Toronto
    One Size Fits All.

    I’m not a huge Zappa fan, and my tastes have changed some since the early seventies, but I’ve never tired of this. It’s always start to finish, and it’s often once a week.
     
  12. My best guess today, Rubber Soul with Blood on the Tracks second.
     
  13. The Elephant Man

    The Elephant Man Forum Resident

    I guess it would be
    Starland Vocal Band:
    ‘White Light White Heat’
    :—)
     
  14. scompton

    scompton Forum Resident

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    Arlington, VA
    Grand Wazoo is close to the most played for me.
     
  15. Eaglesfan9

    Eaglesfan9 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    Huntsville Texas
    “Another side of Bob Dylan”
    Not his best of course but one of the first albums of any kind that I owned. My mates and I would try to figure out the meaning of every line in every song on that record. Played it at least one a day from start to finish for 2 or 3 years.
    Close second would be “Blonde on Blonde” although it took a bit more time to play both albums from start to finish. Still love that record and actually enjoy the recent Old Crow cover.
     
  16. Splungeworthy

    Splungeworthy Forum Rezidentura

    Location:
    Jersey Shore
    Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, by a lot.
     
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  17. SteveCooks

    SteveCooks Forum Resident

    Location:
    Lyon
    The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds
    My Bloody Valentine - Loveless
    Love - Forever Changes
    Simon and Garfunkel - The sound of silence
    The Cure - Faith
    The Kinks The Village Green Preservation Society
    Berlioz -
    Symphonie Fantastique orchestrated by Munch
    Joy Division - Unknown Pleasures
    Shellac - Live At Action Park
    pink floyd - piper
    Télévision -marquee moon
    Miles davis - in a silent way


    Sorry didn't see the s in the thread title. Anyway one of those. How can you measure which one ?
     
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  18. ostrichfarm

    ostrichfarm Well-Known Member

    Location:
    New York
    Actually, my real answer might be one of the mix CDs I've made through the years, which sometimes stayed in my car's CD player for weeks at a time -- not to mention the time I spent putting them together (which usually ends with at least 1-2 complete listens from start to finish). But of course those aren't official releases.

    (Is it still OK to start a sentence with "actually" as long as you're correcting yourself? :D )
     
  19. Felix Atagong

    Felix Atagong Forum Resident

    Location:
    Leuven, Belgium
    Either Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd) or Tubular Bells (Mike Oldfield).
     
  20. chrisblower

    chrisblower Forum Resident

    Location:
    Norwich
    From one of these ..CSN, Deja Vu, Time Fades Away, Hejira, Rubber Soul, Sgt. Pepper, Hot Rats...
     
  21. Alert

    Alert Forum Resident

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    Great River, NY
    Quadrophenia -- The Who (1973)
     
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  22. blackdograilroad

    blackdograilroad Forum Resident

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    Devon, UK
    Hard Day’s Night. From age four, 54 years ago. Engraved on the hard drive of my brain. Can listen to it any time I want........
     
  23. dgstrat

    dgstrat Forum Resident

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    West Islip, NY
    Possibly Rubber Soul, Let It Bleed, The Cars s/t, or Royal Scam.
     
  24. Nielsoe

    Nielsoe Forum Resident

    Location:
    Aalborg, Denmark
    It used to be Exile, but now it’s Forever Changes.
     
  25. captwillard

    captwillard Forum Resident

    Location:
    Nashville
    Paul's Boutique
     

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