Tag: 70s

"A Night at the Opera" album cover

“A Night at the Opera” by Queen (No. 5)

A Night at the Opera has some of Queen‘s best-known songs, including “Bohemian Rhapsody.” But what if I told you that “Bohemian Rhapsody” isn’t even…

Album cover "Who's Next" by The Who

“Who’s Next” by The Who (No. 13)

On Tommy The Who sought to stretch beyond the confines of single songs to a cohesive, two-album work. With Who’s Next, The Who deliver nine…

Excitable Boy album cover

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #40 (“Excitable Boy”)

If it weren’t for Warren Zevon, I’d have almost nothing to sing at the Karaoke bar. Whether this is laudable or something he should be…

Standing on a Beach

My favorite 100 albums of all time: #76 (“Standing on a Beach / Staring at the Sea”)

Today’s pick is a look at the early work of The Cure. Standing on a Beach and Staring at the Sea are co-sharing the pick…