book reviews, movie reviews, music review and more! Music Review Lists



Best CDs of 2000
(contributed by LarryG)

  1. Transcendental Blues (Steve Earle)
  2. The Hour Of Bewilderbeast (Badly Drawn Boy)
  3. Smile (The Jayhawks)
  4. All That You Can't Leave Behind (U2)
  5. Mermaid Avenue Volume 2 (Billy Bragg & Wilco)
  6. The Marshall Mathers CD (Eminem)
  7. The Friends of Rachel Worth (The Go Betweens)
  8. Parachutes (Coldplay)
  9. White Ladder (David Gray)
  10. Kids in Philly (Marah)
  11. Daisies of the Galaxy (Eels)
  12. Warning (Green Day)
  13. You're the One (Paul Simon)
  14. Sailing To Philadelphia (Mark Knopfler)
  15. Ecstasy (Lou Reed)
  16. Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea (PJ Harvey)
  17. Maroon (Barenaked Ladies)
  18. Two Against Nature (Steely Dan)
  19. Life'll Kill Ya (Warren Zevon)
  20. Thirteen Tales From Urban Bohemia ( Dandy Warhols)
  21. Shake Hands with Shorty (North Mississippi All Stars)
  22. Time to Discover (Robert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise)
  23. Figure 8 (Elliott Smith)
  24. And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside Out (Yo La Tengo)
  25. I am Shelby Lynne (Shelby Lynne)
  26. The Green World (Dar Williams)
  27. Lost Souls (Doves)
  28. Daniel Simonis (Daniel Simonis)
  29. Songs From An American Movie Vol. One: Learning How To Smile (Everclear)
  30. Supergrass (Supergrass)
  31. Binaural (Pearl Jam)
  32. Bachelor No. 2 (Aimee Mann)
  33. The Menace (Elastica)
  34. Horrorscope (Eve 6)
  35. Fold Your Hands Child, You Walk Like a Peasant (Belle & Sebastian)
  36. Mp4- Days Since a Lost Time Accident (Michael Penn)

Best CDs of 1999
(contributed by LarryG)

  1. Summerteeth (Wilco)
  2. Play (Moby)
  3. On How Life is (Macy Gray)
  4. Whereabouts (Ron Sexsmith)
  5. In Reverse (Matthew Sweet)
  6. Soft Bulletin (Flaming Lips)
  7. Return of the Grievous Angel: A Tribute to Gram Parsons (Various)
  8. Magnolia Soundtrack (Aimee Mann)
  9. Back on Top (Van Morrison)
  10. Utopia Parkway (Fountains of Wayne)
  11. Fuse (Joe Henry)
  12. This Time (Los Lobos)
  13. Keep it Like a Secret (Built to Spill)
  14. Jewels for Sophia (Robyn Hitchcock)
  15. Vermillion (Continental Drifters)
  16. Do the Collapse (Guided by Voices)
  17. Rarities, B-Sides and Slow, Sad Waltzes (Cowboy Junkies)
  18. Mock Tudor (Richard Thompson)
  19. Midnite Vultures (Beck)
  20. Falling into Place (Mike Viola and the Candy Butchers)
  21. Long Tall Weekend (They Might be Giants)
  22. Blue Days Black Nights (Freedy Johnston)
  23. Shapeshifter (Marcy Playground)
  24. The Unauthorized Biography of Reinhold Messner (Ben Folds Five)
  25. Central Reservation (Beth Orton)
  26. Domino (Squeeze)
  27. #447 (Marshall Crenshaw)
  28. Terror Twilight (Pavement)
  29. Nothing Left to Lose (Foo FIghters)
  30. Good Morning Spider (Sparklehorse)
  31. When the Pawn (Fiona Apple)
  32. Fight Songs (Old 97's)
  33. Apple Venus Vol. 1 (XTC)
  34. Suicaine Gratification (Paul Westerberg)
  35. The Hot Rock (Sleater-Kinney)

Best of the 1990's
(contributed by LarryG)

  1. Nevermind (Nirvana)
  2. Kiko (Los Lobos)
  3. Mermaid Avenue (Billy Bragg and Wilcom)
  4. Sound of Lies (Jayhawks)
  5. Girlfriend (Matthew Sweet)
  6. Summer Teeth (Wilco)
  7. Last Splash (The Breeders)
  8. Copper Blue (Sugar)
  9. Play (Squeeze)
  10. Time out of Mind (Bob Dylan)
  11. All this Useless Beauty (Elvis Costello and the Attractions)
  12. Live Through This (Hole)
  13. Tomorrow the Green Grass (Jayhawks)
  14. Exile in Guyville (Liz Phair)
  15. Being There (Wilco)
  16. Car Wheels on a Gravel Road (Lucinda Williams)
  17. El Corazon (Steve Earle)
  18. Monster (R.E.M.)
  19. Flood (They Might be Giants)
  20. Crooked Rain Crooked Rain (Pavement)
  21. Rumor & Sigh (Richard Thompson)
  22. New Miserable Experience (Gin Blossoms)
  23. Automatic for the People (R.E.M.)
  24. Fountains of Wayne (Fountains of Wayne)
  25. Chance (The Rave Ups)
  26. Rhythm of the Saints (Paul Simon)
  27. I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One (Yo La Tengo)
  28. Odelay (Beck)
  29. It's a Shame About Ray (Lemonheads)
  30. Perspex Island (Robyn Hitchcock and the Egyptians)
  31. OK Computer (Radiohead)
  32. In Utero (Nirvana)
  33. This Perfect World (Freedy Johnston)
  34. Alien Lanes (Guided by Voices)
  35. Teenager of the Year (Frank Black)
  36. Soft Bomb (The Chills)
  37. No Code (Pearl Jam)
  38. Dookie (Green Day)
  39. Don't Try This at Home (Billy Bragg)
  40. Sweet Relief- A Benefit for Victoria Williams (Various)
  41. Weezer (Weezer)
  42. Mr. Bad Example (Warren Zevon)
  43. Big Red Letter Day (Buffalo Tom)

Best CDs of 2001
(contributed by LarryG)

  1. Love & Theft (Bob Dylan)

  2. Is This It (The Strokes)

  3. Musicforthemorningafter (Pete Yorn)

  4. Weezer: The Green Album (Weezer)

  5. Fan Dance (Sam Phillips)

  6. White Blood Cells (The White Stripes)

  7. The Negatives (Lloyd Cole)

  8. Scar (Joe Henry)

  9. Pneumonia (Whiskeytown)

  10. Mobilize (Grant-Lee Phillips)

  11. Gold (Ryan Adams)

  12. Isolation Drills (Guided by Voices)

  13. Open (Cowboy Junkies)

  14. Reveal (R.E.M.)

  15. God Bless the Blake Babies (Blake Babies)

  16. Everyday (Dave Matthews Band)

  17. Poses (Rufus WainWright)

  18. 100 Broken Windows (Idlewild)

  19. Abulum (Glen Phillips)

  20. Essence (Lucinda Williams)

  21. Hell Below/Stars Above (Toadies)


Indispensable CD list
(contributed by DjBatman)

  1. Brooklyn Bank (Here)
  2. Chill Out (The KLF)
  3. Duck Rock (Malcolm McLaren)
  4. The Fat of the Land (Prodigy)
  5. In Sides (Orbital)
  6. Fantasma (Cornelius)
  7. ***k the Millenium (2K)
  8. Colours (Adam F)
  9. Round the Outside! Round the Outside! (Malcolm McLaren)
  10. Paris (Malcolm McLaren)
  11. Of the Heart, Of the Soul and Of the Cross: The Utopian Experience (PM Dawn)
  12. Let Them Eat Bingo (Beats International)
  13. Pump Up the Jam (Technotronics)
  14. Very Best of the Everly Brothers (Everly Brothers)
  15. Busy Curious Thirsty (Spring Heel Jack)
  16. Fans (Malcolm McLaren)
  17. The Raw and the Remix (Fine Young Cannibals)
  18. World Clique (Deee-Lite)
  19. You've Come a Long Way Baby (Fatboy Slim)
  20. Whose Afraid of Art of Noise (Art of Noise)
  21. Let Us Play (Coldcut)
  22. James Bond Theme (Moby)
  23. Irian Jaya/Chronograph (Eleven Shadows)
  24. Everything is Wrong (Moby)
  25. The White Room (The KLF)
  26. I Don't Like the Drugs but the Drugs Like Me (Marilyn Manson)
  27. Lazy Line Painter Jane (Belle and Sebastian)
  28. Breathe (Prodigy)
  29. Beats n'Break n'Smokin'Grooves (Various Artists)

JaredD's Top 20 CD's
(contributed by JaredD)

  1. Domino (Squeeze)
  2. Blood and Chocolate (Elvis Costello)
  3. Nebraska (Bruce Springsteen)

Cool and Weird Albums
(contributed by DjBatman)

  1. Emanuelle's Groove (Nico Fidenco)
  2. Music for the Odd Occasion (Antediluvian Rocking Horse)
  3. Beats Brakes and Scratches Vol. 10 (Simon Harris)
  4. Jona Che Visse Nella Balena (Ennio Morricone)
  5. Extremis (Hal, featuring Gillian Anderson)

Spotlight CD's
(contributed by DjBatman)

  1. The Final : Captain Future Theme (Phil Fuldner)
  2. Jag (The Micronauts)
  3. Last De-Icer (Conemelt)
  4. The Fear (Mu-ZIq)
  5. Babylon: part 1 (Black Dog with Ofra Haza)
  6. Very Best of Sting and the Police (Sting and the Police)
  7. Rock It (Trade Secrets)
  8. Bounce with the Massive (Tzant)
  9. No Good for Me (Bruce Wayne)
  10. Gailyn Addis (Gailyn Addis)
  11. The Early Years (94 East)
  12. I Wanna 1-2-1 with You (Solid Gold Chartbusters)
  13. In the City (Adamski)
  14. Free Again (Nowa-Nowa)

Top Albums of 1998
(contributed by LarryG)

  1. Mermaid Avenue (Billy Bragg and Wilco)
  2. Car Wheels on a Gravel Road (Lucinda Williams)
  3. Jubilee (Grant Lee Buffalo)
  4. XO (Elliott Smith)
  5. WhiteChocolateSpaceEgg (Liz Phair)
  6. Weird Tales (Golden Smog)
  7. Boy with the Arab Strap (Belle and Sebastian)
  8. BlackJack David (Dave Alvin)
  9. The Last Dog and Pony Show (Bob Mould)
  10. Got No Shadow (Mary Lou Lord)
  11. Mutations (Beck)
  12. Yield (Pearl Jam)
  13. Fundamental (Bonnie Raitt)
  14. Celebrity Skin (Hole)
  15. Up (R.E.M)
  16. Version 2.0 (Garbage)
  17. Feeling Strangely Fine (Semisonic)
  18. What is Not to Love (Imperial Teen)
  19. Stunt (Barenaked Ladies)




home    music   videos   video-games

Copyright, 2001
contact us