Top 5 albums of the 21st century?

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  1. Radioheader377

    Radioheader377 New Member Thread Starter

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    What is your favorite 5 albums of the 21 century ( 2000-2017)?

    In my opinion:

    5- A Rush of Blood To The Head
    4- Funeral
    3- Kid A
    2- In Rainbows
    1- Amnesiac
     
  2. Harvest Your Thoughts

    Harvest Your Thoughts Forum Resident

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  3. Radioheader377

    Radioheader377 New Member Thread Starter

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    Lol of course not
     
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  4. Chrome_Head

    Chrome_Head Forum Resident

    Location:
    Los Angeles, CA.
    Hmm--off the top of my head:

    Boards Of Canada - The Campfire Headphase
    Radiohead - In Rainbows
    PJ Harvey - Stories From The City, Stories From the Sea
    Bjork - Homogenic
    ..Trail Of Dead - Source Tags & Codes
     
  5. Jimmy B.

    Jimmy B. Forum Resident

    The Dictators - D.F.F.D.
    Los Olvidados - Listen To This
    Bruce Springsteen - Wrecking Ball
    Bruce Springsteen - High Hopes
    AC/DC - Rock Or Bust (or maybe Black Ice)

    not sure what I'm possibly forgetting... :confused:
     
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  6. California Couple

    California Couple local joker

    Location:
    Newport Beach
    All You Need Is Now
    Beyond Good And Evil
    Deadwing
    Dig Out Your Soul
    Heathen
     
  7. Synthfreek

    Synthfreek Please label the photos you post

    Location:
    Austin, TX
    I guess artist names are too much too ask.

    Here are five that immediately come to mind:

    The Avalanches - Since I Left You
    Agnes Obel - Philharmonics
    J Dilla - Donuts
    Gas - Pop
    Phosphorescent - Aw Come Aw Wry
     
  8. Aftermath

    Aftermath Senior Member

    Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
    Queens of the Stone Age - Songs for the Deaf
    Radiohead - In Rainbows
    Strokes - Is This It
    Arcade Fire - Funeral
     
  9. Davey

    Davey very clever with maracas

    Location:
    SF Bay Area, USA
    That's a lot of years for just 5 picks ... these are some of my big favorites that I've had on the turntable in the last coupla days, got it down to 7 ...

    Richmond Fontaine - Post To Wire
    The Revolutionary Army of the Infant Jesus - Beauty Will Save the World
    Nina Nastasia - The Blackened Air
    Songs:Ohia - Didn't It Rain
    Life Without Buildings - Any Other City
    Notwist - Neon Golden
    Richard Buckner - Our Blood

    Then of course there's that one in my signature, and ... oh, and Caribou Up In Flames on right now, that could definitely be one of them too ...
     
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  10. Tord

    Tord Forum Resident

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    Kungsbacka, Sweden
    Brian Wilson Presents SMiLE (2004)
    Jeff Lynne - Long Wave (2012)
    Paul McCartney - Kisses on the Bottom (2012)
    Dr John - N'awlins Dis, Dat or D'Udda (2004)
    Brian Wilson Reimagines Gershwin (2010)
     
  11. Frank Field

    Frank Field Forum Resident

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    Ireland
    In Rainbows - Radiohead
    You & Me - The Walkmen
    Heartbreaker- Ryan Adams
    Sky Blue Sky - Wilco
    Alligator - The National
     
  12. popscene

    popscene Forum Resident

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    San Marcos, CA
    It's difficult to distill 17 years of music into five choices, but these five albums would be amongst my all time favorites:

    The Exploding Hearts - Guitar Romantic
    The Dears - No Cities Left
    Marina & The Diamonds - The Family Jewels
    The Like - Release Me
    The Pipettes - We Are The Pipettes
     
  13. TheSeldomSeenKid

    TheSeldomSeenKid Forum Resident

    Lost Souls-DOVES(could easily pick 'The Last Broadcast')
    Origin of Symmetry-MUSE('Absolution' is not far behind)
    The Seldom Seen Kid-Elbow
    Halcyon Digest-Deerhunter
    Night Thoughts-Suede

    Still spending time with 'A Moon Shaped Pool', as it has potential to if not make my Top 5, then Top 10 since 2000.
    Wanted to include 'Fear of a Blank Planet' by Porcupine Tree, 'Z' by My Morning Jacket, 'Heathen' by Bowie and 'ST' by Franz Ferdinand, but would then need this to be a Top 10 List.
     
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  14. DJ LX

    DJ LX Forum Resident

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    Madison WI
    The Moon Came Dropping its Clothes in the Street - Jon Hassell
    Communion - The Soundtrack of Our Lives
    Third - Portishead
    In Another Life - Anne Soldaat
    All Quiet Noise on the Floor - Jason Falkner

    additional faves from the 21st Century:
    And the Glass Handed Kite - Mew
    Anne Soldaat - Anne Soldaat
    FFS - FFS
    Kid A & Amnesiac - Radiohead
    The Great Pretenders - Mini Mansions
    Summer Sun - Yo La Tengo
    Heartcore - Kurt Rosenwinkel
    Sideways - John Foxx & Louis Gordon
    Interplay - John Foxx & the Maths
    And Nothing Turned Itself Inside Out - Yo La Tengo
    I'm OK, You're OK - Jason Falkner
     
  15. gillcup

    gillcup Senior Member

    Location:
    Raleigh, NC, USA
    1. The Sword - Age of Winters
    2. Fuzz - Fuzz
    3. Tool - Lateralus
    4. Witchcraft - The Alchemist
    5. The Sword - Warp Riders
     
  16. PCM7027

    PCM7027 Forum Resident

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    Ireland
    Biffy Clyro: Opposites
    PJ Harvey: White Chalk
    Porcupine Tree: In Absentia
    Kamasi Washington: The Epic
    Wilco: Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
     
  17. jon9091

    jon9091 Master Of Reality

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    Midwest
    1. Radiohead-Kid A
    2. Supergrass-Road to Rouen
    3. David Bowie-★
    4. Neil Finn-One Nil
    5. Paul Weller-As Is Now
     
  18. Rfreeman

    Rfreeman Forum Resident

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    Lawrenceville, NJ
    Start with the last one by Leonard Cohen, throw in the Tigger Hippy debut, Croz, Bunny Boy, and the 3 CD Funkadelic release
     
  19. keyse1

    keyse1 Forum Resident

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    Australia
    By who?
     
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  20. Zach Johnson

    Zach Johnson Forum Resident

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    Toronto, Ontario
    Iron Maiden - Brave New World (2000)
    Blind Guardian - A Night at the Opera (2002)
    King Crimson - The Power to Believe (2003)
    Iron Maiden - A Matter of Life and Death (2006)
    Tigran Hamasyan - Shadow Theater (2013)
     
  21. Mirror Image

    Mirror Image Thru Metamorphic Rocks

    Porcupine Tree: Fear of a Blank Planet
    Steven Wilson: The Raven That Refused to Sing
    Steven Wilson: Hand. Cannot. Erase.
    Anathema: Weather Systems
    Anathema: Distant Satellites
     
  22. keyse1

    keyse1 Forum Resident

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    Australia
    Nashville Obsolete by Dave Rawlings
    The Deslondes self titled
    Small Town Heroes by Hurray For The Riff Raff
    Calendar Days by Dick Diver (Australian band)
    Sea of Tears by Eileen Jewell
     
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  23. theshape

    theshape Forum Resident

    Location:
    Saint Joseph, MO
    1. Whatever Happened to PJ Soles? - Local H
    2. Hardwired... to Self Destruct - Metallica
    3. Pure Heroine - Lorde
    4. A Different Kind of Truth - Van Halen
    5. Rock or Bust - AC/DC
     
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  24. Diego Garcia - Laura
    Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker
    Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
    Arcade Fire - The Suburbs
    Beck - Sea Change

    I tried very hard to get Ghostface Killah's Supreme Clientele and the Flaming Lips' Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots on this list.
     
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  25. swsix

    swsix Member

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    australia
    The Bellrays - Have A Little Faith
    Trixie Whitley - Fourth Corner
    Mission UK - Another Fall From Grace
    The Damned - Grave Disorder
    North Sea Radio Orchestra - I Moon

    Yay!!
     

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