Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicMusicRock and Pop · 1 decade ago

Top 5 albums of the decade so far?

1. Portishead - Third

2. Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

3. LCD Soundsystem - Sound of Silver

4. Interpol - Turn on the Bright Lights

5. Mars Volta - De-Loused in the Comatorium

Honarable mentions:

Radiohead - Kid A

Modest Mouse - Lonesome Crowded West

Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes


Gonna have to add Mastodon's Leviathan and Cat Power's You Are Free to the list. Also John Frusciante's Curtains may slip into the top 5

24 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    Arcade Fire - Funeral

    Björk - Medúlla

    TIE - Animal Collective - Feels/Strawberry Jam

    Muscles - Guns Babes Lemonade

    Islands - Return to the Sea

    Honorable mentions-

    The National - Alligator

    M. Ward - Transistor Radio

    CocoRosie - La Mason de Mon Reve

    Bjork - Vespertine

    Hot Chip - Made in the Dark

    That was hard. Even with the honorable mentions, there were quite a few I left off.

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  • 1 decade ago

    My top 5 (eh...not concrete) :-)

    Radiohead Kid-A

    Animal Collective - Feels

    LCD Soundsystem - Sound of Silver

    Wilco - Yankee Foxtrot Hotel

    Sigur Ros, Ágætis Byrjun

    Alternates - could be easily be interchanged...

    Animal Collective, Sung Tongs

    Panda Bear - Person Pitch

    The Knife - Silent Shout

    The Microphones, The Glow, Pt. 2

    Fennesz - Endless Summer

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    just to take a crack at it. I feel strong up to 4, then I think there is a better #5 than HTTT, but it's just not coming to me. One hell of a record though and it's not a BAD choice.

    the Shins - Oh Inverted World

    the Mars Volta - Frances the Mute

    Dr. Dog - Fate

    Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

    Radiohead - Hail to the Thief


    Stephen Malkmus - Face the Truth

    Belle and Sebastian - Dear Catastrophe Waitress

    Apollo Sunshine - self titled

    Elliott Smith - From a Basement on the Hill

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  • 1 decade ago

    1. Kudzu Wish - "Reverse Hurricane"

    2. The Prids - "Until The World Is Beautiful"

    3. Flogging Molly - "Drunken Lullibies"

    4. The Epoxies - (self titled)

    5. Erase Errata - "Nightlife"

    Honorable Mention:

    Motormark - "Chrome Tape"

    The Prids - "Love Zero"

    The Thermals - "More Parts Per Million"

    Pretty Girls Make Graves - "Good Health"

    Die! Die! Die! - "Promises, Promises"

    All Girl Summer Fun Band - "2"

    P.S. Lonesome Crowded West is almost 15 years old.

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  • Dan M
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    I'll giving my opinion on your choices.

    1. I can't see why this is the best, I've listened and it's annoying it's just bleeps. I actually thought there was something wrong with my Ipod because of this album.

    3. Yeah I liked this album.

    Here's mine.

    1. Mastodon - Leviathon

    2. Opeth - Watershed

    3. Radiohead - In Rainbows

    4. Primordial - To The Nameless Dead

    5. Soilwork - A Predators Portrait

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    1. Tool - Lateralus

    2. Radiohead - Kid A

    3. Bob Dylan - Modern Times

    4. The White Stripes - Elephant

    5. The Flaming Lips - Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots

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  • Red
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    In Rainbows - Radiohead

    Because Of The Times - Kings Of Leon

    Rather Ripped - Sonic Youth

    White Blood Cells - White Stripes

    Songs For The Deaf - Queens Of The Stone Age

    Honorable Mentions:

    Absolution - Muse

    Marshall Mathers LP - Eminem

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    1. Lateralus - Tool

    2. Thirteenth Step - A Perfect Circle

    3. Riot Act - Pearl Jam

    4. White Pony - deftones

    5. Toxicity - System Of A Down

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  • 1 decade ago

    The Empyrean - John Frusciante (it's a must-have. my favorite album of all time next to Niandra Lades & Usually Just a T-Shirt)

    By The Way - RHCP

    I'm gonna have to agree with you on Deloused.

    Relationship Of Command - At The Drive-In

    Neon Bible - Arcade Fire

    oh yeah and In Rainbows too. It's a beautiful album.

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  • 1 decade ago

    In no particular order...


    Evisceration Plague-Cannibal Corpse

    The End of Heartache-Killswitch Engage

    Modern Times-Bob Dylan

    Deeper Down the Spiral-Nine Inch Nails

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