1. Saturday, July 5, 2008

    the good people at gorilla vs bear 

    invite us all to list our favorite record for each year we’ve been alive. since im so ancient, lets just do the last 50 years of my life

    1958 – Frank Sinatra, Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely
    1959 – Miles Davis, Kind of Blue
    1960 – Miles Davis, Sketches of Spain
    1961 – John Coletrane, My Favorite Things
    1962 – Patsy Cline, Sentimentally Yours
    1963 – Bob Dylan, The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan
    1964 – John Coletrane, A Love Supreme
    1965 – Vince Guaraldi, A Charlie Brown Christmas
    1966 – Bob Dylan, Blonde on Blonde
    1967 – The Velvet Underground and Nico, The Velvet Underground and Nico
    1968 – Rolling Stones, Beggars Banquet
    1969 – Led Zeppelin, I and II
    1970 – Grateful Dead, American Beauty
    1971 – The Who, Who’s Next
    1972 – Randy Newman, Sail Away
    1973 – Pink Floyd, Dark Side of the Moon
    1974 – Lynyrd Skynyrd, Second Helping
    1975 – Bruce Springsteen, Born to Run
    1976 – AC/DC, Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap
    1977 – The Ramones, Rocket to Russia
    1978 – The Cars, The Cars
    1979 – The Clash, London Calling
    1980 – AC/DC, Back in Black
    1981 – Journey, Escape
    1982 – Bruce Springsteen, Nebraska
    1983 – The Police, Synchronicity
    1984 – Prince, Purple Rain
    1985 – The Replacements, Tim
    1986 – Beastie Boys, Licensed to Ill
    1987 – Guns ‘n Roses, Appetite for Destruction
    1988 – Straight Outta Compton, N.W.A
    1989 – Beastie Boys, Paul’s Boutique
    1990 – Jane’s Addiction, Ritual de lo Habitual
    1991 – Nirvana, Nevermind
    1992 – Dr. Dre, The Chronic
    1993 – Smashing Pumpkins, Siamese Dream
    1994 – Weezer, The Blue Album
    1995 – Rancid, …And Out Come the Wolves
    1996 – Weezer, Pinkerton
    1997 – Mariah Carey, Butterfly
    1998 – Kid Rock, Devil Without a Cause
    1999 – DMX, …And Then There Was X
    2000 – Tsar, Tsar
    2001 – Jay-Z, Unplugged
    2002 – Christina Aguilera, Stripped
    2003 – The Darkness, Permission to Land
    2004 – Kanye West, The College Dropout
    2005 – Tsar, Band Girls Money
    2006 – The Format, Dog Problems
    2007 – Matthew Good, Hospital Music