Guilty pleasure CDs

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by mcbassdude, May 24, 2003.

  1. Hey Kids,
    Whats your guilty pleasure cd's. You know the one's you secretly love but hide when your bud's come over.

    Here's mine
    1. Pink's Mizunderstood
    2. Spice Girls 1st CD
    3. Dolly Partons Stairway to Heaven

    I feel so... dirty and cheap....
    So there the cats out of the bag....
  2. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    I really really realy like "I need a girl Pt2" by P.diddy

    I don't know why, but I do.

    I also really like Vanilla Ice's first record
  3. Hrmm...


    I dun have the CD,but I listen to 50 cent's wangsta...

  4. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    I like guitar shredder albums, a la Mike Varney/Shrappnel records:

    An example off the top of my head:

    Gary Schutt - Sentimetal

    also Tony MacAlpine, Greg Howe, Jennifer Batten etc.
  5. All the CDs I have I'm proud of, except for a few that I don't listen to anymore.

    That being said; I've Dl'd some songs by Taking back Sunday, and Justin Timberlake.
  6. :D :D funny

    In my collection:

    Jazz (Spyro Gyra, Rippingtons, Yellowjackets, etc)

    New Age (Michael Hedges, Acoustic Alchemy, etc.)

    Rap (Mase, Jay-Z, Eminem, etc.)

    Vocal (Al Jarreau, Anita Baker, Sade, etc.)

    Heavy (KoRn, Sevendust, Limp Bizkit, Linkin Park, etc.)

    Good keyboard music (Neil Larsen, Kit Walker, Russel Ferrante)

    I don't hide any of it from anyone. Friends, family, bandmembers, forums, I care not what anyone thinks of my musical taste!!!!

    It is kinda funny tho. I might be a little self-conscious if I had Justin Timberlake's cd, tho.... I really dig his last 2 hits...

    :confused: ;)
  7. :eek: :eek: :eek:

    Don't worry Bimp, your secrets safe with me.
  8. I like quite a lot of lightweight pop, these CDs I own;

    Sophie Ellis Bextor - Read My Lips
    Natlie Imbruglia - White Lillies Island
    Dannii Minogue - Neon Nights

    I'm even tempted to get Madonna's latest album (I like squiggly electronic sounds*, okay) or Justin Timberlake's (having downloaded most of it already). However, I don't care what people think of my taste in music. So I'm eclectic. About the only thing you could get me for is wearing a Sophie Ellis Bextor t-shirt, but *I* think it looks cool, so why should I worry what others think?

    So, yeah, same boat as Bimp.


    *Yes, I do dig artists like Aphex Twin and Squarepusher before anyone starts looking at me funny.
  9. Boplicity

    Boplicity Supporting Member

    Guilty pleasures:

    Justin Timberlake's new CD
    Duran Duran
    Michael Buble
    Ricky Martin
    Michael Jackson's "Dangerious" CD
    The Kingston Trio
    Nine Inch Nails
    Guns n Roses
  10. lo-end


    Jun 15, 2001
    Coldplay but I dont have their CD
  11. Andrew Jones

    Andrew Jones Banned

    Feb 28, 2001
    Northampton Mass
    In the Day time Im mister natural just as healthy as I could be but at night I'm a junk food junky. Good lord, have pitty on me.
  12. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    What, is the "recordings" forum full?:p

    Get out of here...
  13. Tonto_Goldstein


    Aug 26, 2001
    These are my two and while they probably seem perfectly recpectable to some, they are totally opposite of most the stuff I listen to:

    Michelle Branch - The Spirit Room
    Wang Chung - To Live and Die in LA soundtrack
  14. What am I missing, this is the recordings forum no?
  15. Piezoman


    Nov 29, 2002
    Bronx, New York
    Back in the day, I loved n'sync but then I became too kule 4 skule.
  16. moley


    Sep 5, 2002
    Hampshire, UK
    This has been done before.

    I'll say what I said then - no, I have no guilty pleasure CDs - why should anyone feel guilty for any music they like?

    I've got some albums that (judging by other peoples responses, including when this was done before) - you guys might consider to be something to be "guilty" about:

    Michael Jackson - Off The Wall, Thriller, Bad, Dangerous, HiStory, Invincible.

    (Yeah, I like MJ, he's got a great voice, and has done some excellent songs. Bop - Dangerous is a superb album, nothing to be ashamed of).

    Toto - Toto IV

    Robbie Williams - Life Thru A Lens, I've Been Expecting You, Sing When You're Winning, Swing When You're Winning, Escapology.

    Again, good singer, very good songs.

    And I refuse to feel guilty for any of this!
  17. what bugs me about SEB is that when she was with theAudience she was meant to be this Indie cred figure, and now she's forgotten all that and become an Ibiza disco diva, with her awkward robotic dance moves.
    her catty comments in the press about Kylie and Posh spice are amusing:D

    I've got some Def Leppard albums,
    a Billy idol compilation,
    INXS kick
    2 Dire straits albums

    other than that I don't own anything I would be embarrassed about, but i do enjoy listening to throwaway pop every once in a while on the radio- makes a nice change from the usual XFM stuff I listen to.
  18. Christopher


    Apr 28, 2000
    New York, NY
    Man, since when did Dire Straits become a guilty pleasure? Level 42 or Simply Red, maybe.

    Boy, I feel old.
  19. Comments like that in the press are always amusing, no matter who they're by or about. :D