Category: Music

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #90 (“The Fate of the World Depends on This Kiss”)

Not only do The Barenaked Ladies put on one hell of a live show, they also have impeccable taste in opening bands. I’ve seen BNL…

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #91 (“Red Sails in the Sunset”)

Midnight Oil’s breakthrough in the United States came with “Beds Are Burning,” off Diesel and Dust. That’s a fine album, as are many in Midnight…

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #92 (“Vivid”)

How much was I into Living Colour‘s 1998 debut album, Vivid? I was willing to go to a concert with my mother just because Living…

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #93 (“Bricks Are Heavy”)

Let’s turn up the volume a little bit, shall we? This one needs to be played loud. L7’s Bricks Are Heavy, from 1992, is today’s…

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #94 (“World Outside”)

The Psychedelic Furs‘ 1991 swan song, World Outside has been one of my go-to albums since its release. The Furs snuck this one in just…

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #95 (“All the Roadrunning”)

Mark Knopfler has a tendency to make magic when he picks up a guitar. If he’s written a bad song or recorded a dud, I’m…

Florence + The Machine ‎– Lungs

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #96 (“Lungs”)

Yesterday I said that we’d be getting into some newer music, and I do like to keep my promises. Coming in at 96 on the…

Deep album cover

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #97 (“Deep”)

We’re on the fourth cut into the top 100, and haven’t gotten out of the early 90s yet. Don’t worry, we will shortly. Yet again,…

Bat Out of Hell album cover

“Bat Out of Hell” by Meat Loaf (No. 98)

I deliberately posted the first entry in this series without having the entire list finished. Mainly because I knew that once the list was closed,…

Prison cover

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #99 (“Prison”)

The second entry in my top 100, Steven Jesse Bernstein’s Prison, takes a sharp and dark turn away from the late-80s poppy techno vibe of Information Society. Sometime…