50 ALBUMS to take to my grave

Here's a summary of my 'Albums to take to my grave' series, sorted alphabetically by artist with links to the original articles.

Album Artist Year Link to post
MTV Unplugged 10,000 Maniacs 1993 Read here
Funeral Arcade Fire 2005 Read here
The Beatles (The White Album) Beatles 1968 Read here
Modern Life Is Rubbish Blur 1993 Read here
Station To Station David Bowie 1976 Read here
Let Me Come Over Buffalo Tom 1992 Read here
The Dreaming Kate Bush 1982 Read here
A Little Man And A House... Cardiacs 1988 Read here
Adam And Eve Catherine Wheel 1997 Read here
Henry's Dream Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds 1992 Read here
Wonderland Charlatans 2001 Read here
Shhh Chumbawamba 1992 Read here
The Trinity Session Cowboy Junkies 1988 Read here
Aion Dead Can Dance 1990 Read here
The Singles 86>98 Depeche Mode 1998 Read here
An End Has A Start Editors 2007 Read here
Welcome To The Pleasuredome Frankie Goes To Hollywood 1984 Read here
Dry PJ Harvey 1992 Read here
The Best Of The House Of Love 1998 Read here
The Singles Inspiral Carpets 1995 Read here
Muswell Hillbillies Kinks 1971 Read here
The La's La's 1990 Read here
Levelling The Land Levellers 1992 Read here
Kite Kirsty MacColl 1989 Read here
Ray Of Light Madonna 1997 Read here
The Holy Bible Manic Street Preachers 1994 Read here
Tir Cerys Matthews 2010 Read here
Great Expectations: The Singles Collection New Model Army 2000 Read here
Doolittle Pixies 1989 Read here
Screamadelica Primal Scream 1991 Read here
Lovely Primitives 1988 Read here
It Takes A Nation Of Millions... Public Enemy 1988 Read here
Document R.E.M. 1987 Read here
So Tough Saint Etienne 1993 Read here
Adore Life Savages 2016 Read here
Ágætis byrjun Sigur Rós 1999 Read here
Empires & Dance Simple Minds 1980 Read here
Horses Patti Smith 1975 Read here
The Queen Is Dead Smiths 1986 Read here
The Stone Roses Stone Roses 1989 Read here
Copper Blue Sugar 1992 Read here
Life's Too Good Sugarcubes 1988 Read here
Reading, Writing And Arithmetic Sundays 1990 Read here
Rings Around The World Super Furry Animals 2001 Read here
Songs From Northern Britain Teenage Fanclub 1997 Read here
untitled debut album Throwing Muses 1986 Read here
The Velvet Underground & Nico Velvet Underground & Nico 1967 Read here
Bizarro Wedding Present 1989 Read here
White Blood Cells White Stripes 2001 Read here
It's Blitz Yeah Yeah Yeahs 2009 Read here


  1. Great selections. Great blog. Will start by reading Station to Station

  2. A top list. Some overlap with my Every Home Should Have One list, which is nice and probably expected given that we are a very similar age. Pleased to see Modern Life Is Rubbish on here, definitely their best album.