The 40 albums that changed my life... FOREVER!

A Listmania! list by S. Long "Ropert" (Dearborn)
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The list author says: "The 40 albums that changed my life... FOREVER! Not necessarily the artist's greatest work. These albums were either my first exposure to the artist or the album that means the most to me.

In no particular order, following is a curious and eclectic mix for the existential mind:"
Pet Sounds
1.  Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys
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Rain Dogs
2.  Rain Dogs by Tom Waits
$8.64   Used & New from: $0.79
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (163 customer reviews)

Hospice
3.  Hospice by The Antlers
$13.58   Used & New from: $7.84
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (59 customer reviews)

War Elephant
4.  War Elephant by Deer Tick
$13.96   Used & New from: $4.47
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Lie Down in the Light
5.  Lie Down in the Light by Bonnie Prince Billy
$17.49   Used & New from: $6.00
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Time Out of Mind
6.  Time Out of Mind by Bob Dylan
$7.98   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (236 customer reviews)

All Things Must Pass
7.  All Things Must Pass by George Harrison
$19.88   Used & New from: $11.61
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (577 customer reviews)

For Emma, Forever Ago
8.  For Emma, Forever Ago by Bon Iver
$11.96   Used & New from: $4.21
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (220 customer reviews)

Safe As Milk
9.  Safe As Milk by Captain Beefheart
$15.98   Used & New from: $0.93
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (76 customer reviews)

Soft Bulletin
10.  Soft Bulletin by The Flaming Lips
$8.38   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (384 customer reviews)

American Beauty
11.  American Beauty by Grateful Dead
$10.69   Used & New from: $2.49
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (263 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

In the Aeroplane over the Sea
12.  In the Aeroplane over the Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
$13.48   Used & New from: $5.60
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (527 customer reviews)

Physical Graffiti
13.  Physical Graffiti by Led Zeppelin
$13.99   Used & New from: $3.33
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (510 customer reviews)

On the Threshold of a Dream
14.  On the Threshold of a Dream by The Moody Blues
$10.99   Used & New from: $4.94
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (163 customer reviews)

Songs of Leonard Cohen
15.  Songs of Leonard Cohen by Leonard Cohen
$7.98   Used & New from: $2.25
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (99 customer reviews)

Harvest
16.  Harvest by Neil Young
$4.99   Used & New from: $2.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (240 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Dark Side Of The Moon
17.  Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
$18.74   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,485 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Seven Swans
18.  Seven Swans by Sufjan Stevens
$11.88   Used & New from: $0.96
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (70 customer reviews)

Sea Change
19.  Sea Change by Beck
$8.39   Used & New from: $0.37
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (556 customer reviews)

Fleet Foxes
20.  Fleet Foxes by Fleet Foxes
$11.87   Used & New from: $5.75
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (235 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Royal Scam
21.  The Royal Scam by Steely Dan
$4.99   Used & New from: $0.98
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (152 customer reviews)

Eat a Peach
22.  Eat a Peach by Allman Brothers Band
$8.39   Used & New from: $3.98
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (209 customer reviews)

Wildflowers
23.  Wildflowers by Tom Petty
$4.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (156 customer reviews)

Revolver
24.  Revolver by The Beatles
$13.88   Used & New from: $6.26
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,045 customer reviews)

Red Headed Stranger
25.  Red Headed Stranger by Willie Nelson
$7.00   Used & New from: $1.55
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (151 customer reviews)

Bryter Layter
26.  Bryter Layter by Nick Drake
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (114 customer reviews)

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Doug Paisley
27.  Doug Paisley by Doug Paisley
$14.62   Used & New from: $8.00
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Tall Hours in The Glowstream
28.  Tall Hours in The Glowstream by Cotton Jones
$14.49   Used & New from: $4.85
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Cahoots
29.  Cahoots by The Band
$9.49
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (51 customer reviews)

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Naturally
30.  Naturally by J.J. Cale
$5.00
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (48 customer reviews)

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Townes Van Zandt
31.  Townes Van Zandt by Townes Van Zandt
$11.75   Used & New from: $6.38
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

The Shepherd's Dog
32.  The Shepherd's Dog by Iron & Wine
$12.88   Used & New from: $2.10
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (95 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Tommy
33.  Tommy by Tommy (Related Recordings)
$10.86   Used & New from: $1.58
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (402 customer reviews)

Pride
34.  Pride by Phosphorescent
$14.59   Used & New from: $0.90
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Hot Burritos! The Flying Burrito Bros. Anthology 1969-1972
35.  Hot Burritos! The Flying Burrito Bros. Anthology 1969-1972 by The Flying Burrito Brothers
$15.24   Used & New from: $4.98
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (41 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Excitable Boy
36.  Excitable Boy by Warren Zevon
$5.00   Used & New from: $0.99
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (104 customer reviews)

Sometimes I Wish We Were an Eagle
37.  Sometimes I Wish We Were an Eagle by Bill Callahan
$15.57   Used & New from: $7.96
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

The Velvet Underground & Nico
38.  The Velvet Underground & Nico by Velvet Underground
$4.99   Used & New from: $0.49
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (358 customer reviews)

Funeral
39.  Funeral by Arcade Fire
$9.99   Used & New from: $2.92
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (456 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

American Hearts
40.  American Hearts by A.A. Bondy
$14.70   Used & New from: $6.47
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

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