Your Favorite Albums Of 1995

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  1. vamborules

    vamborules Forum Resident

    Location:
    CT
    Lunachicks - Jerk of All Trades
    Rancid - And Out Come The Wolves
    The Wildhearts - P.H.U.Q.
    Electrafixion - Burned
    Supersuckers - The Sacrilicious Sounds of the Supersuckers
    Radiohead - The Bends
    Ramones - Adios Amigos
    Geraldine Fibbers - Lost Somewhere Between the Earth and My Home
     
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  2. rararabbits

    rararabbits Forum Resident

    Location:
    LA, CA, USA
    Pulp - Different Class
    Teenage Fanclub - Grand Prix
    BMX Bandits - Gettin’ Dirty
    Luna - Penthouse
    Dubstar - Disgraceful
    Shack - Waterpistol
    Stereolab -Refried Ectoplasm (yes, I know it’s a comp)
    The Monochrome Set - Trinity Road
    The Amps - Pacer
    Cocteau Twins - Milk and Kisses
    Julian Cope - 20 Mothers
    Elastica - S/T

    Not a great year, even The Fall had an underwhelming album...
     
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  3. MarkTWIC

    MarkTWIC Forum Resident

    Location:
    Bradford
    You got 12 albums out of it. I can barely think of 12 good albums in the last decade! If a year has three or four keepers then for me that's a good year.
     
  4. RedRoseSpeedway

    RedRoseSpeedway Is that the intro I shoulda been in?

    Location:
    Michigan
    Blur - The Great Escape

    The Verve - A Northern Soul

    Radiohead - The Bends
     
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  5. zen

    zen Forum Resident

    Beatles Anthology Volume 1






    '95...


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    ....The well is dry.
     
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  6. rararabbits

    rararabbits Forum Resident

    Location:
    LA, CA, USA
    Oh, and Duffy - S/T (Stephen Duffy, that is, not the Welsh bellower)
    Comet Gain - Casino Classics
     
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  7. Geee!

    Geee! Forum Resident

    Nos. 1 & 2 are a toss up. Great year for Americana & American rock and roll

    1. Guy Clark | Dublin Blues
    2. Phish | A Live One
    3. Tom Russell | The Rose of San Joaquin
    4. Bruce Springsteen | The Ghost of Tom Joad
    5. Everclear | Sparkle and Fade
    6. Rocket From The Crypt | Scream, Dracula, Scream!
    7. Emmylou Harris | Wrecking Ball
    8. Joe Ely | Letter to Laredo
    9. Ramones | ¡Adios Amigos!
    10. Alejandro Escovedo | With These Hands
    11. Steve Earle | Train a Comin'
    12. Massive Attack V Mad Professor | No Protection
    13. Bjork | Post

    Allman Brothers Band | An Evening with the Allman Brothers Band: 2nd Set
    The Roots | Do You Want More?!!!??!
    Natalie Merchant | Tigerlily
    Dwight Yoakam | Gone
    Hayden | Everything I Long For
    Ashley MacIsaac | Hi. How Are You Today?
     
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  8. Kiss73

    Kiss73 Forum Resident

    Location:
    Scotland
    See everyone knocks the 80's, however I think the 90's is the decade where music sucked.......thankfully a few exceptions in 1995......


    Steve Earle – Train a Comin

    Terence Trent D’arby Vibrator

    W.A.S.P - Still Not Black Enough

    Tony Bennett Here’s To The Ladies

    Marillion – Afraid Of Sunlight

    Garbage - Garbage

    Fairport Convention - The Jewel In The Crown
     
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  9. Snow2

    Snow2 Forum Resident

    Location:
    Long Eaton
    1) Radiohead - The Bends
    2) Shack - Waterpistol
    3) Oasis - (What's the Story) Morning Glory
    4) Porcupine tree - The Sky Moves Sideways
    5) Paul Weller - Stanley Road
    6) Spock's Beard - The light
    7) Alanis Morissette - Jagged Little Pill
    8) Marillion - Afraid of sunlight
    9) Natalie Merchant Tigerlilly
    10) Jewel - Pieces of You
     
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  10. Scope J

    Scope J Forum Resident

    Location:
    Michigan
    Frank Zappa - Civilization Phaze III

    Porcupine Tree - The Sky Moves Sideways

    Scott Walker - Tilt

    Björk - Post

    Cocteau Twins - Milk & Kisses

    David Bowie - 1. Outside

    Oasis - (What's the Story) Morning Glory?

    Cluster - One Hour

    The Orb - Orbus Terrarum

    Klaus Schulze - In Blue

    Shack - Waterpistol (recorded 1991)

    The Residents - Hunters

    raison d'être - Within The Depths Of Silence And Phormations

    Mortiis - Keiser Av En Dimensjon Ukjent

    Keeler - Trapped In The Hi-Fi Zone - Sonic Constructions (recorded 1991)



     
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  11. The Zodiac

    The Zodiac God's Lonely Man

    David Bowie - Outside
    Mr. Bungle - Disco Volante
    Brian Wilson & Van Dyke Parks- Orange Crate Art
    Radiohead - The Bends
    Brian Wilson - I Just Wasn't Made For These Times
    Neil Young - Mirrorball
    Pearl Jam - No Code
    Joe Pesci - vincent Laguardia Gambini Sings Just For You
     
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  12. bombardir499

    bombardir499 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    Moscow, Russia
    In alphabetical order:

    1. AC/DC - Ballbreaker
    2. CLAWFINGER - Use Your Brain
    3. DORO - Machine II Machine
    4. EVORA, CESARIA - Cesaria
    5. FAITH NO MORE - King For A Day… Fool For A Lifetime
    6. FARMER, MYLENE - Anamorfosee
    7. HOLIDAY, BILLIE - All Of Me
    8. HOOKER, JOHN LEE - Chill Out
    9. GATHERING, THE - Mandylion
    10. IRON MAIDEN - The X Factor
    11. ISAAK, CHRIS - Forever Blue
    12. KINGDOM COME - Twilight Cruiser
    13. MOORE, GARY - Blues For Greeny
    14. OZZY OSBOURNE - Ozzmosis
    15. QUEEN - Made In Heaven
    16. RADIOHEAD - The Bends
    17. RAGE - Black In Mind
    18. RAINBOW - Stranger In Us All
    19. RAMMSTEIN - Herzeleid
    20. ROLLING STONES, THE - Stripped
    21. SLASH'S SNAKEPIT - It's Five O'clock Somewhere
    22. STRATOVARIUS - Fourth Dimension
    23. TINDERSTICKS - Tindersticks
    24. VAN HALEN - Balance
    25. W.A.S.P. - Still Not Black Enough
    26. WHITE ZOMBIE - Astro Creep: 2000 Songs Of Love, Destruction And Other Synthetic Delusions Of The Electric Head
     
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  13. peopleareleaving

    peopleareleaving Forum Resident

    Location:
    California
    son volt : trace
    sparklehorse : vivadixiesubmarinetransmissionplot
    guided by voices : alien lanes
    wilco : a.m.
    pj harvey – to bring you my love
    whiskeytown : faithless st.
    richard buckner : bloomed
    alejandro escovedo – with these hands
    teenage fanclub – grand prix
    bruce springsteen – ghost of tom joad
    the jayhawks – tomorrow the green grass
    louis armstrong – butter & eggman (comp)
    ufo – walk on the water
     
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  14. Geee!

    Geee! Forum Resident

    How'd I forget that one? Just further evidence of the strength of mid-90s Americana
     
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  15. Scope J

    Scope J Forum Resident

    Location:
    Michigan
    Add to my list :

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  16. Purple Jim

    Purple Jim Forum Resident

    Location:
    Little Britain
    Yes, my lists are getting shorter as the 90s progress (and I thought the 80s were bad already).
     
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  17. MarkTWIC

    MarkTWIC Forum Resident

    Location:
    Bradford
    I thought the late 1990s had the greatest variety of music of any era while I've been an adult. Something for everyone and yes, a lot more annoying stuff as well. That's variety for you! The mid to late 1980s was the wilderness for me.
     
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  18. TheSeldomSeenKid

    TheSeldomSeenKid Forum Resident

    Another Great Year that followed 1994 that cost me a lot of money for New CDs. Pretty much every UK Album listed I concur with(especially The Bends, Different Class, The Sky Moves Sideways, A Northern Soul, I Should Coco, Elastica-ST), and Outside is one of my favorite Bowie Albums, but cannot believe the lists in the prior posts with several Brit-Pop Albums, missed out on the of the Top 3 Albums-IMO
    Gene-Olympian(It out Smiths The Smiths to me). I still listen to it often.
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  19. TheSeldomSeenKid

    TheSeldomSeenKid Forum Resident

    Also This Album has not been mentioned yet unless I missed it. 'In The Meantime' was one of the Best Songs of 1995-IMO, when we were in the last days of Good Alternative Music Radio Stations before the Evil Clear Channel and another Corporation took over and sanitized all Music Radio Stations(but I usually played my CDs in the car anyways).

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  20. planetexpress

    planetexpress Well-Known Member

    Location:
    Chicago
    Personal favorites of the year:
    1.Pomegranate - Poi Dog Pondering
    2.Lost Somewhere Between the Earth and My Home - Geraldine Fibbers
    3.Plumb - Jonatha Brooke
    4.Relish - Joan Osborne
    5.Shame-Based Man - Bruce McCullouch
    6.Blues for Greeny - Gary Moore
    7.Altitude - ALT
    8.Ball-hog or Tugboat? - Mike Watt
    9.Under the Wishing Tree - Charlie Sexton


    Live / Cover Albums:
    1.Live at the BBC - Fleetwood Mac
    2.Kojak Variety - Elvis Costello
    3.Stripped - The Rolling Stones
    4.Pulse - Pink Floyd
    5.Joe Dirt Car - The Bodeans
    6.MTV Unplugged - Bob Dylan
    7.Medusa - Annie Lennox
    8.The Isle of View - The Pretenders
    9.Road Tested - Bonnie Raitt
    "Debutish"
    1.A.M. - Wilco
    2.Ledbetter Heights - Kenny Wayne Sheppard
    3.Jagged Little Pill - Alanis Morrisette
    4.Hi How Are You Today - Ashley MacIssac
    5.Tigerlilly - Natalie Merchant
    6.The Presidents of the United States of America - s/t
    7.Collective Soul - s/t
    8.Trace - Son Volt
    9.Cibo Matto - s/t
    10.I'm With Stupid - Amiee Mann
    11.Modernday Folklore - Ian Moore
    "Old Hats":
    1.Bad Habits - Colin James
    2.Lost Dogs and Mixed Blessings - John Prine
    3.The Ghost of Tom Joad - Bruce Springsteen
    4.Merkin Ball - Pearl Jam + Neil Young
    5.The Beatles - Anthology Vol. 1
    6.Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness - Smashing Pumpkins
    7.Spinning Coin - John Mayall

    Soundtracks:
    1.12 Monkeys Soundtrack
    2.Things to Do In Denver When Your Dead Soundtrack
    3.Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
    4.Passengers Original Soundtracks 1
    5.Clueless Soundtrack
    6.Get Shorty Soundtrack
    7.Leaving Las Vegas Soundtrack
    8.Virtuosity Soundtrack
     
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  21. snowdog66

    snowdog66 Forum Resident

    Location:
    Lancashire UK
    Radiohead - The Bends
    Oasis - (What's The Story) Morning Glory?
    The Smashing Pumpkins - Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness
    Pulp - Different Class
    Alanis Morissette - Jagged Little Pill
    Bjork - Post
    Foo Fighters - Foo Fighters
    Blur - The Great Escape
    Garbage - Garbage
    Rancid - ...And Out Come The Wolves
    The Verve - A Northern Soul
    Paul Weller - Stanley Road
    Green Day - Insomniac
    Elastica - Elastica
    The Chemical Brothers - Exit Planet Dust
    Bruce Springsteen - The Ghost Of Tom Joad
    Marillion - Afraid Of Sunlight
    Goo Goo Dolls - A Boy Named Goo
    The Wildhearts - P.H.U.Q.
     
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  22. Vinyl Richie

    Vinyl Richie Forum Resident

    No code was 1996
     
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  23. pinkrudy

    pinkrudy Forum Resident

    Radiohead- the bends
    garbage - garbage
    smashing pumpkins - melloncollie
    bjork - post
    alanis morrissette - jagged little pill
    natalie merchant -tigerlily
    no doubt- tragic kingdom
    porcupine tree- the sky moves sideways
    pink floyd - pulse
    lenny kravitz - circus
    2pac- me against the world
    silverchair -frogstomp
    smoking popes - born to quit
     
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  24. StarThrower62

    StarThrower62 Forum Resident

    Location:
    Central NY
    Pat Metheny Group-We Live Here
    Tribal Tech-Reality Check
    John Scofield-Groove Elation
    Robben Ford-Handful Of Blues
     
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