DESERT ISLAND DISCS

After much consideration, I've been able to come up with a list of my 75 favorite albums. I've only listed one title per artist.


Adverts-CROSSING THE RED SEA WITH THE ADVERTS

Amon Duul II-YETI

Aphex Twin-SELECTED AMBIENT WORKS 85-92

Beastie Boys-PAUL'S BOUTIQUE

Beatles-RUBBER SOUL

Big Star-THIRD/SISTER LOVERS

Black Sabbath-PARANOID

David Bowie-ZIGGY STARDUST

Byrds-NOTORIOUS BYRD BROTHERS

John Cale-PARIS 1919

Captain Beefheart-SHINY BEAST (BAT CHAIN PULLER)

Clash-LONDON CALLING

Leonard Cohen-NEW SKIN FOR THE OLD CEREMONY

Ornette Coleman-DANCING IN YOUR HEAD

John Coltrane-THE MAJOR WORKS OF JOHN COLTRANE

Elvis Costello-ARMED FORCES

Miles Davis-IN A SILENT WAY

Nick Drake-FRUIT TREE (box set)

Brian Eno-ANOTHER GREEN WORLD

Fairport Convention-LIEGE AND LIEF

Fall-HEX ENDUCTION HOUR

Faust-THE FAUST TAPES

Flipper-GENERIC

Funkadelic-MAGGOT BRAIN

Gang of Four-ENTERTAINMENT

Go-Betweens-BEFORE HOLLYWOOD

Herbie Hancock-SEXTANT

Jimi Hendrix-ELECTRIC LADYLAND

Keith Hudson-PICK A DUB

Michael Hurley/Unholy Modal Rounders/Jeffrey Fredericks & the Clamtones-HAVE MOICY!

Kraftwerk-TRANS-EUROPE EXPRESS

Love-FOREVER CHANGES

Bob Marley & the Wailers-BURNIN'

Massive Attack vs. Mad Professor-NO PROTECTION

Mekons-FEAR AND WHISKEY

Mission of Burma-VS.

Van Morrison-ASTRAL WEEKS

Mott the Hoople-MOTT

My Bloody Valentine-LOVELESS

Neu!-NEU! 75

Nico-DESERTSHORE

Only Ones-SPECIAL VIEW

Augustus Pablo-KING TUBBY MEETS ROCKERS UPTOWN

Gram Parsons-GP/GRIEVOUS ANGEL

Pere Ubu-THE MODERN DANCE

Lee Perry-SOUNDZ FROM THE HOT LINE

Astor Piazolla-TANGAMENTE (box set)

PiL-SECOND EDITION

Pink Floyd-PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN

Pretenders-s/t

Public Enemy-IT TAKES A NATION OF MILLIONS TO HOLD US BACK

Raincoats-s/t

Terry Riley-A RAINBOW IN CURVED AIR

Rolling Stones-EXILE ON MAIN STREET

Sly & the Family Stone-THERE'S A RIOT GOIN' ON

Soft Boys-UNDERWATER MOONLIGHT

Sonic Youth-SISTER

Spacemen 3-THE PERFECT PRESCRIPTION

Karlheinz Stockhausen-KONTAKTE

Stooges-FUNHOUSE

Suicide-s/t

Sun Ra-HELIOCENTRIC WORLDS, VOLUME 2

Tangerine Dream-ZEIT

Television-MARQUEE MOON

Various Artists-NO NEW YORK

Various Artist-NUGGETS (box set)

Caetano Veloso-TRANSA

Velvet Underground-PEEL SLOWLY AND SEE (box set)

Scott Walker-SCOTT 4

Wire-154

X-LOS ANGELES

X-Ray Spex-GERM FREE ADOLESCENTS

Neil Young-RUST NEVER SLEEPS

Young Marble Giants-COLOSSAL YOUTH