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Favorite Album

Last posted Nov 23, 2009 at 08:52PM EST. Added Nov 21, 2009 at 05:38PM EST
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Name your favorite music album by anybody, and show the album artwork. For example:

Me: RIOT! – Paramore

Nov 21, 2009 at 05:38PM EST

Veni Vidi Vici – Sturmkaiser

Nov 21, 2009 at 05:43PM EST

Dang, can’t show the artwork.
Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd.

Nov 21, 2009 at 06:00PM EST


You don’t need the word “image” when using image URLs.

Nov 21, 2009 at 06:30PM EST

Ooh, interesting album art…what style? (I’m guessing metal of the black or doom variety)


Nov 21, 2009 at 06:44PM EST

Yup, it’s black metal. Black metal always has unique cover art, ranging from the amazing to the absolutely abominable.

Nov 21, 2009 at 06:45PM EST

Lol, I think it was the font that gave it away ;)
Liking the whole post-apocalyptic wartime look. What’s the album concept?

Nov 21, 2009 at 06:49PM EST

Not sure exactly, as I have not been able to get a hold of written lyrics. But it has a general war theme to it, with the title track being about Caesar’s conquests. If I had to guess, I’d say that the album itself is about reviving the glory of the Roman Empire… or something like that.

Nov 21, 2009 at 06:54PM EST

Favorite album? I can’t think of mine at the moment. For now, here are to cute animals ’til I can think of it.

Nov 21, 2009 at 07:21PM EST

I’ve got too many favorites. Of them…

Ænima – Tool

Catch Thirtythree – Meshuggah

Crack the Skye – Mastodon

Nov 21, 2009 at 07:40PM EST

Not their first, but definitely their best. This album features 4 of my Top 10 songs.

Nov 21, 2009 at 07:44PM EST

BTW (this goes for all), I will do my very best NOT to go on tangents of hate over bands I don’t like. I am aware of varying opinions.

Nov 21, 2009 at 07:46PM EST

I can’t think of one favorite album, so I’ll just put my favorites

I love this album. David Bowie is awesome.

My fav album from the last ten years (tied with Elephant and Favourite Worst Nightmares)

One of the best albums of all time, though one of the most underrated. Definitely The Who’s best work ever.

Nov 21, 2009 at 08:01PM EST

I remembered another one

Axis: Bold as Love – The Jimi Hendrix Experience

EDIT: @Joeflims
Quad is where it’s at. And A Quick One, solely because of the Batman theme song.

Nov 21, 2009 at 08:14PM EST

Well, I can’t decide which my favorite album is specifically, so I’ll just list my favorite albums from my top 5 favorite bands (bands in order of favoritism).

5. One-X by Three Days Grace

4. The Black Swan by Story of the Year

3. Clumsy by Our Lady Peace

2. Liberation Transmission by Lostprophets

1. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen – The Album by Assorted Artists (because my favorite song from my favorite band (Linkin Park) is in there along with a few other good bands’ songs)

Nov 21, 2009 at 08:14PM EST

You are quite blatently a pretty cool guy. Discovery is def. in my top 10. Best house album ever.

Nov 22, 2009 at 10:14AM EST

Streetlight Manifesto: Everything Goes Numb, Somewhere In the Between, And Keasby Nightss

i picked three they all tie for fave

Nov 22, 2009 at 12:19PM EST

So hard to decide, but my favorite right now would have to be “Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes” by TV on the Radio.

Nov 22, 2009 at 01:14PM EST

What style of musicz? Can’t say I’ve come across them before…

Nov 22, 2009 at 01:54PM EST

off the top-

a tribe called quest – the low end theory

Nov 22, 2009 at 03:04PM EST

Average Joe,

I prefer Destroy, Erase, Improve. Maybe because thats the first Meshuggah album i ever heard, i dunno.

One of my favourites:

Nov 22, 2009 at 11:24PM EST


DEI is also one of my favorites, but 33 is just what came to mind. Lotsa people tell me DEI is the best because of all the funny fusion elements and time signatures, and anything not wacky is boring and stupid, but…

I think obZen proves technical elements and heavier elements blend nicely.

Also, I forgots

Neurosis is the best post-y sludge-y metal band of all time. OF ALL TIME.

Nov 23, 2009 at 04:08PM EST

omg, i totally forgot about Obzen, i’ve listened to it only once. Gotta pop it back in to the ol ipod.

Whats your favourite song by them?? Mine has to be Stengah, that is just 100% epic.

Never heard of Neurosis, will give them a look.

Also to stay on topic:

Nov 23, 2009 at 04:32PM EST

@drnic: They’re alternative, sort of hard to put into words. Here’s one of the songs off their album:

More of my favorites, in no particular order:

Nov 23, 2009 at 04:45PM EST


I also like Sengah, as well as Suffer in Truth, Dancer to a Discordant System, Perpetual Black Second, New Millenium Cyanide Christ, Lethargica, the song obZen, Bleed, I, Pravus, but most important of all, 7:10 into “In Death – Is Death” on 33 all the way to the end of the album is one of the mont crazy piece of music I have ever heared. Totally redefined the way I look at music.

And for a swift change of style…

Emerson, Lake & Palmer is an insane Progressive group.

Nov 23, 2009 at 05:14PM EST

@Andrew W

I noticed that too.

It’s time for me to man up and say it.

This (actually) isn’t a joke.

That’s one of my favourite albums.


Why do I like the Dixie Chicks so much?

Nov 23, 2009 at 06:45PM EST

Alright captain As much as i hate Stupid mainstream pop Music and i mean HATE!

i love to listen to this girl :\

i think her boobs have a hypnotic effect on me that makes me like her music

Nov 23, 2009 at 07:17PM EST

@kill and blubber

I already swore I wouldn’t pick at others. So there.

By the way…

Contains the greatest 20 minutet song ever. I once listened to it 5 times straight in a car ride from Atlanta, Georgia to Gainesville, Florida.

Nov 23, 2009 at 07:27PM EST

killzombies im right there with you man in terms of hating pop and all that crap.


This woman is Tha bomb.

Nov 23, 2009 at 07:28PM EST

@Average Joe

I’m happy to see that.

I’d hate to see you take back what you said that one time you said I was cool.

Nov 23, 2009 at 07:31PM EST

Right now, I think I have a new favorite album.

I’m linking out to the cover rather than embedding it. Mostly because of the dead Jew.

Nov 23, 2009 at 07:33PM EST

Actually, I think this is the worst album cover I’ve seen.

Nov 23, 2009 at 08:22PM EST

@ HackerOnHacker That’s a real album cover? It looks like a fake because of the bad photoshopping.

Nov 23, 2009 at 08:42PM EST

It’s real. And a shame, too, since I love Thor’s Hammer.

Nov 23, 2009 at 08:50PM EST

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