What are your favorite albums from 1976

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by Dr. Pepper, Jun 3, 2017.

  1. Instant Dharma

    Instant Dharma Forum Resident

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    Of course!!! :doh:
     
  2. Scope J

    Scope J Forum Resident

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    Michigan
    Bob Dylan - Desire
    David Bowie - Station to Station
    Ramones - st
    The Residents - The Third Reich 'n' Roll
    Thin Lizzy - Jailbreak
    Magma - Üdü Ẁüdü
    Camel - Moonmadness
    Bob Marley & The Wailers - Rastaman Vibration
    Led Zeppelin - Presence
    Rush - 2112
    Heldon - Agneta Nilsson
    Klaus Schulze - Moondawn
    Soft Machine - Softs
    Arlo Guthrie - Amigo
    Bunny Wailer - Blackheart Man
    AC/DC - Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap (AU)
    Can - Flow Motion
    La Düsseldorf -st
    Cluster - Sowiesoso
    The Irish Rovers - Children of the Unicorn
    Popol Vuh - Letzte Tage – Letzte Nächte
    Peter Tosh - Legalize It

     
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  3. Mike Campbell

    Mike Campbell Forum Resident

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    songs in the key of life........76 might be the weakest year of the 70's....a lot of ...uhhhhh and pop.
     
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  4. Dylancat

    Dylancat Forum Resident

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    Mike
    There is nothing weak in those reggae albums that I and others have posted above.
    Explore those.
    Thx.
     
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  5. Minstrel Boy

    Minstrel Boy Forum Resident

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    10cc, How Dare You!
    John Hammond, Solo
    Bob Dylan, Desire
    Led Zeppelin, Presence
    Bob Marley, Rastaman Vibration
    Genesis, A Trick Of The Tail
     
  6. Scope J

    Scope J Forum Resident

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    Michigan
    Forgot:

    Black Sabbath - Technical Ecstasy
     
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  7. limoges

    limoges Forum Resident

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    San Antonio, TX
    My '76 Top 10:

    Brand X - "Unorthodox Behaviour"
    Genesis - "A Trick of the Tail"
    Led Zeppelin - "The Song Remains the Same"
    Pat Metheny - "Bright Size Life"
    Joni Mitchell - "Hejira"
    The Modern Lovers - "The Modern Lovers"
    Jaco Pastorius - "Jaco Pastorius"
    Steely Dan - "The Royal Scam"
    Thin Lizzy - "Jailbreak"
    Stevie Wonder - "Songs in the Key of Life"
     
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  8. Mike Campbell

    Mike Campbell Forum Resident

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    I forgot that one also......my bad.
     
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  9. Scope J

    Scope J Forum Resident

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  10. Doc Diego

    Doc Diego Well-Known Member

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    Go was an amazing album, Al Dimeola should have been on the cover.
     
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  11. John Adam

    John Adam An Introvert In Paradise

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    "Hasten Down The Wind" Linda Ronstadt
    "Don't Stop Believin' Olivia Newton-John
    "Children Of The World" Bee Gees
    "For Seasons Of Love" Donna Summer
    "Arrival" ABBA
    "Rocks" Aerosmith
    "Greatest Hits" Eagles

    Before my time. These are the only albums from 1976 I ever bought! I'm surprised......... I only have two of these now. Care to guess? :)
     
  12. colgems1966

    colgems1966 Garage/Psych

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    Thinking back to 1976 for me it was all about Destroyer. I damn near listened to it every day.
     
  13. Mother

    Mother Forum Resident

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    Melbourne
    Quite a few mentioned already:


    Ramones _ Ramones
    Presence _ Led Zeppelin
    New World Record _ ELO
    Black & Blue _ Rolling Stones
    The Modern Lovers _ The Modern Lovers
    Fly Like an Eagle _ Steve Miller Band
    Desire _ Bob Dylan
    s/t _ Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
    Station to Station _ David Bowie
    Hotel California _ Eagles
    Hejira _ Joni Mitchell
     
  14. chrisblower

    chrisblower Forum Resident

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    forgot 'Whistling down the wire' - Crosby and Nash
     
  15. kiefer2

    kiefer2 Eastern European knockoff Mr. Potato Head

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    Abba-Arrival
    Olivia Newton John-Come On Over and Don't Stop Believin
    Linda Ronstadt-Hasten Down The Wind
     
  16. BlueSpeedway

    BlueSpeedway overground | underground

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  17. Left Field

    Left Field Forum Resident

    Can't go past Blondie's self titled debut. A classic little pop album and greatly under appreciated.
     
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  18. mr_spenalzo

    mr_spenalzo Forum Resident

    Bowie - Station To Station
    Bob Dylan - Desire
    Marvin Gaye - I Want You
    Jeanette - Porque Te Vas
    Tom Waits - Small Change
     
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  19. Jimbino

    Jimbino Goad Kicker, Music Lover

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    Well, this was Pat with Jaco and Bob Moses. The first PMG release was 1978, IIRC.
     
  20. mwheelerk

    mwheelerk Believe In Music Record Shop

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    Gilbert AZ
    • Al Stewart - Year Of The Cat
    • The Alan Parsons Project - Songs Of Mystery And Imagination
    • Bob James - Three
    • Box Scaggs - Silk Degrees
    • The Eagles - Hotel California
    • Genesis - Trick Of The Tail
    • George Benson - Breezin
    • Jackson Browne - The Pretender
    • Joan Armatrading - Joan Armatrading
    • Joni Mitchell - Heijira
    • Bunny Wailer - Blackheart Man
    • Nils Lofgren - Cry Tough
    • Peter Tosh - Legalize It
    • Steely Dan - The Royal Scam
    • Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
    • Tommy Bolin - Private Eyes
    • Weather Report - Black Market
    • Warren Zevon - Warren Zevon
     
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  21. Doc Diego

    Doc Diego Well-Known Member

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    Nevada
    KMET and KLOS out of Los Angeles were playing some great music in 76. The vinyl I played a lot;
    Bowies Station to Station
    Steely Dan Royal Scam
    Ian Hunter All American Alien Boy
    Jeff Beck Wired
    Return to Forever Romantic Warrior
    Winwood, Yamashta, Shreive, DiMeola "GO"
     
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  22. kepstein

    kepstein Member

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    Boston, MA, US
    Max Romeo "War in a Babylon"
     
  23. gillcup

    gillcup Senior Member

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    Raleigh, NC, USA
    1. The Ramones - Ramones
    2. Aerosmith - Rocks
    3. Kansas - Leftoverture
    4. Thin Lizzy - Jailbreak
    5. AC/DC - High Voltage (US)
    6. Led Zeppelin - Presence
    7. Ted Nugent - Dog Eat Dog
     
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  24. bare trees

    bare trees Forum Resident

    Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers - Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers
    Rocks - Aerosmith
    2112 - Rush
    Rainbow Rising - Rainbow
    Jailbreak - Thin Lizzy
     
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  25. Mike Campbell

    Mike Campbell Forum Resident

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    Minnesota, USA
    Not into Reggae.
     

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