What album from 20+ years ago should everyone sit down, close their eyes, and listen to start to finish at least once in their lifetime, regardless of their normal music tastes?

What album from 20+ years ago should everyone sit down, close their eyes, and listen to start to finish at least once in their lifetime, regardless of their normal music tastes?

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  1. The Court of the Crimson King by King Crimson

    Raise Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven by Godspeed You! Black Emperor

    The Wall by Pink Floyd

    Tommy by The Who

  2. Too many to list them all, but the first one that comes to my mind: “Mer de Noms” by A Perfect Circle.

    I consider this album a master lesson on pretty much anything that has to do with music. The production is excellent, the writing is excellent and so are all the performances.

  3. Automatic For The People -R.E.M
    Lifted-Bright Eyes
    Dude Ranch-Blink 182
    The Soft Parade-The Doors
    Any of the first 3 Tool albums
    And so many more.

  4. The eponymous Harmonium album (1974)

    *Aja* by Steely Dan (1977)

    *Getz/Gilberto* (1964)

    *The Sky is Crying* by Stevie Ray Vaughn

    *OK Computer* by Radiohead

    *The Joshua Tree* by U2

    *Kamakiriad* by Donald Fagan

    *Come Away With Me* by Norah Jones

    *XO* by Elliot Smith

    *The Unauthorized Biography of Reinhold Messner* by Ben Folds Five

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