Desert Island Discs

A Listmania! list by Sid Talbert "RezFan" (Rockford, IL USA)
 
Third Reich 'n' Roll
1.  Third Reich 'n' Roll by Residents
The list author says:
  "When I heard this album my life changed forever.  A brutal deconstruction of 60's and 70's pop music. The Residents are my favorite."
$9.97   Used & New from: $4.74
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

Meet the Residents
2.  Meet the Residents by Residents
The list author says:
  "...after I heard the Third Reich 'N Roll I picked this up.  Their first full length album.  The first song "Boots" starts off with a swift kick to the bizarre!" Their remake of Nancy Sanatra's classic.  The best cover ever.  Music has never be the same for the bored ."
Used & New from: $19.98
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

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Carnegie Hall Concert
3.  Carnegie Hall Concert by Buck Owens
The list author says:
  "My favorate country singer of all times.  He can be sad, he can be upbeat.  He started the Bakersfield sound. The greatest steel guitar ever.  Listen to "Together Again"."
$13.99   Used & New from: $11.75
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Cheap Trick
4.  Cheap Trick by Cheap Trick
The list author says:
  "Their first, their greatest. He's a Whore! 'nuff said."
Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews)

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Essential: Spirit of Country
5.  Essential: Spirit of Country by George Jones
The list author says:
  "This box set has everything you need for George Jones.  What a great voice.  Sadness never sounded so good."
Used & New from: $15.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

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Lusis/Fathom
6.  Lusis/Fathom by Mortal
The list author says:
  "Fathom may have been the first Industrial album.  The opening song is incredible.  This is a combination of two albums since Fathom is unavailable. Oh...and they are a Christian band."
$4.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Thunder & Consolation
7.  Thunder & Consolation by New Model Army
The list author says:
  "When I picked this up when it came out I was blown away by the vocals, passion and political message.  This album never quits."
Used & New from: $8.58
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

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Eskimo
8.  Eskimo by Residents
The list author says:
  "...ever try to tap your foot to wind?  This predates Eno and his ambient period."
$27.99   Used & New from: $10.00
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Lost Son
9.  Lost Son by Richmond Fontaine
The list author says:
  "This is a great alternative to Uncle Tupelo and Wilco."
$14.99   Used & New from: $4.94
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

TALKING HEADS - Popular Favorites 1976-1992/Sand In the Vaseline
10.  TALKING HEADS - Popular Favorites 1976-1992/Sand In the Vaseline by Talking Heads
The list author says:
  "I need alot of Talking Heads and this compilation has all the classics."
$48.60   Used & New from: $1.06
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews)

Call of the West
11.  Call of the West by Wall Of Voodoo
The list author says:
  "When I heard Mexican Radio I was hooked. Stan Ridgeway is so comical and sarcastic.  Marc Moreland (RIP) has the coolest spagetti western guitar."
$4.99   Used & New from: $0.97
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews)

Escape from Noise
12.  Escape from Noise by Negativland
The list author says:
  "A clasic from these weirdos."
$15.78   Used & New from: $4.70
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

A Farewell to Kings
13.  A Farewell to Kings by Rush
The list author says:
  "When this came out, I feel in love with Rush.  I've collected everything ever since."
$5.99   Used & New from: $0.63
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (219 customer reviews)

Hemispheres
14.  Hemispheres by Rush
The list author says:
  "When this came out I wore out my 8 track, then album and now CD."
$5.99   Used & New from: $0.32
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (255 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Strange Free World
15.  Strange Free World by Kitchens Of Distinction
The list author says:
  "This album's sound is huge.  Very driving and emotional.  I love this band.  All their albums sound great!"
Used & New from: $0.90
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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Death of Cool
16.  Death of Cool by Kitchens Of Distinction
The list author says:
  "You can't have one without the other!"
$17.82   Used & New from: $0.01
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Farther Along: Best Of The Flying Burrito Brothers
17.  Farther Along: Best Of The Flying Burrito Brothers by The Flying Burrito Brothers
The list author says:
  "Gram Parsons; you either get his voice or you don't."
Used & New from: $0.47
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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Man From Utopia
18.  Man From Utopia by Frank Zappa
The list author says:
  "Everything from Frank is pretty much good.  I like this album alot, especially the Dangerous Kitchen and the Radio is Broken."
$29.88   Used & New from: $4.97
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)

See How We Are
19.  See How We Are by X
The list author says:
  "I really like the vocals of John Doe and Exene Cervenka...check out 4th of July.  There is no better duo...other than maybe Tammy and George."
Used & New from: $16.40
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

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Decade
20.  Decade by Neil Young
The list author says:
  "My favorite Neil Young era."
$11.88   Used & New from: $0.27
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (167 customer reviews)

Texas Flood
21.  Texas Flood by Stevie Ray Vaughan
The list author says:
  "When this came out I was blown away.  I went to see him at the York Fairgrounds that year.  He opened for Greg Kihn.  I don't remember Kihn's show. SRV was AWESOME! RIP. After his set I got his autograph.  I have it to this day."
$7.69   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (200 customer reviews)

Searchin' For A Rainbow
22.  Searchin' For A Rainbow by The Marshall Tucker Band
The list author says:
  "Great Southern Rock (with flute)."
$11.99   Used & New from: $4.92
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

Loveless
23.  Loveless by My Bloody Valentine
The list author says:
  "I heard this group on the movie Lost in Translation. I really like the shoegazing!"
$9.39   Used & New from: $2.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (459 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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