Revisiting classic and not-so-classic albums

Listen to Riley ramble on about things he has no authority to talk about. There will be guests.

Episode 152


Is Syd Barrett a genius? Did Simon and Garfunkel need to orchestrate their folk pop? Is Moondance Van Morrison's best album? And is American Woman the the Guess Who's best album?

Plus: Bob Dylan's breakup record and Gil Scott-Heron gets a bigger band.

Finally, debuts by Buggles, Pretenders, John Foxx, Durutti Column and Wipers, Rush discover new wave and synthpop and Aksak Maboul change their name.

  • 50th Anniversary of The Madcap Laughs by Syd Barrett
  • 50th Anniversary of Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon & Garfunnkel
  • 50th Anniversary of Moondance by Van Morrison
  • 50th Anniversary of American Woman by the Guess Who
  • 45th Anniversary of Blood on the Tracks by Bob Dylan
  • 45th Anniversary of The First Minute of a New Day by Gil-Scott Heron, Brian Jackson and the Midnight Band
  • 40th Anniversary of The Age of Plastic by The Buggles
  • 40th Anniversary of Pretenders
  • 40th Anniversary of Permanent Waves by Rush
  • 40th Anniversary of Metamatic by John Foxx
  • 40th Anniversary of Un Peu de l'Ame des Bandits by Aqsak Maboul
  • 40th Anniversary of The Return of the Durutti Column
  • 40th Anniversary of Is This Real? by Wipers



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