36. Joy Division – Unknown Pleasures

WHERE ALL ROADS MEET... Joy Division - Unknown Pleasures |  Released: 1979 Factory |  Produced: Martin Hannett |  Genre: The post-punk sound that launched a thousand t-shirts |  WORDS ARE BRILLIANT...   Joy Division. You know Joy Division. You already know the story. You know the dark, pulsating music. The mega-hit, Love Will Tear Us Apart with … Continue reading 36. Joy Division – Unknown Pleasures

22. Pavement – Quarantine the Past

STOP BREATHIN'... Pavement - Quarantine the Past |  Released: 2010 Domino Records |  Produced: Too many to list |  Genre: breathlessly career-spanning proto-indie slacker rock |  WORDS ARE BRILLIANT... A 'best of album'?!  Oh my, this is just asking for a withering take down of 'best of's as a concept, a defense of the 'proper' … Continue reading 22. Pavement – Quarantine the Past