your favorite albums

Discussion in 'Ask Adam Nitti' started by kevbass5, Mar 11, 2010.

  1. kevbass5


    Jan 18, 2008
    Hey Adam
    I was just curious as to what a few of your all time favorite albums are...the ones you constantly find yourself going back to. Or the ones you've learned the most from through transcription and deep listening.
  2. JoZac21


    Nov 30, 2009
    Brooklyn, NY
    More or less in this order, here are some fav's:
    - Dark Side of The Moon - Pink Floyd
    - Quadrophenia - The Who
    - Bitches Brew - Miles Davis
    - Innervisions & Songs in the Key of Life - Stevie Wonder
    - Rain Dogs & Blood Money - Tom Waits
    - Sun Ship - John Coltrane
    - Live in Greenwich - Albert Ayler
    - Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables - Dead Kennedys
    - Everything by Mr. Bungle
    - Everything by Dog Fashion Disco (a band - sort of avant-metal - that no one ever seems to know, by I friggin' love)
    - And many many many more... but these are a bunch that I'd cry if I couldn't ever listen to them again.
  3. Exploiter8

    Exploiter8 Demons run when a good man goes to war

    Jan 18, 2010
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    Sugar - Copper Blue

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  4. adamnitti


    Nov 29, 2001
    hmmm... let's see.. :)

    in no particular order:

    john coltrane: ascension
    john mclaughlin: que alegria
    john patitucci: on the corner
    chick corea elektric band: elektric band
    nikka costa: everybody got their something
    incognito: positivity
    jamiroquai: dynamite, synkronized
    jeff buckley: grace
    marcus miller: the sun don't lie
    miles davis: bitches brew
    me'shell ndegeocello: peace beyond passion
    pat metheny: brite size life
    joni mitchell: mingus
    steely dan: aja
    weather report: heavy weather

    these are just a few. :D
  5. chadhargis

    chadhargis Jack of all grooves, master of none Supporting Member

    Jan 5, 2010
    Nashville, TN
    Ooooh...good question.

    Larry Carlton - Discovery
    James Taylor - Hourglass & Live (both excellent!)
    Little River Band - Greatest Hits
    Bela Fleck & The Flecktones - Flight of the Cosmic Hippo
    New Grass Revival - Commonwealth
    Atlanta Rhythm Section - Best Of...
    Rush - Moving Pictures
    Level 42 - World Machine
    Led Zeppelin - Physical Grafitti
    AC/DC - Back in Black
    Allison Krauss - I've Got That Old Feeling (Live album is good too)
    Beach Boys - Endless Summer
    Billy Joel - Greatest Hits
    Bruce Hornsby - The Way It Is & Scenes From the Southside
    Christopher Cross - Christopher Cross
    The Eagles - Greatest Hits Vol 1 and 2
    Elton John - Greatest Hits 1, 2, & 3
    Eric Johnson - Ah Via Musicom
    Huey Lewis & The News - Four Chords and Several Years Ago
    John Cowan - New Tattoo
    Natalie Cole - Unforgettable
    Holy Cole - Don't Smoke In Bed
    Nickel Creek - Nickel Creek
    Otis Redding - Ultimate Otis Redding
    Steely Dan - Decade of Steely Dan

    I hear some dude named Adam Nitti has a pretty good album out too. I like it. :)
  6. Stranger Danger

    Stranger Danger Feel Like A Stranger Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2010
    Im pretty sure "Greatest Hits" dont count.
  7. chadhargis

    chadhargis Jack of all grooves, master of none Supporting Member

    Jan 5, 2010
    Nashville, TN
    Sure they do. I just made that a rule. :)
  8. dan stanton

    dan stanton

    Feb 8, 2010
    Steppenwolf 1st album
    Dark Side of the Moon
    Brain Salad Surgery
    Space in Time
    Thick as a Brick
    Amboy Dukes 1st album
    Golden Earring 1st album
    Beatles for Sale
    Beatles White Album
  9. Headhunters, Herbie Hancock group
    Thrust, Herbie Hancock group
    With a little help from my friends, Joe Cocker
    Leon Russell and the Shelter People, Leon Russell
    Sweetheart of the Rodeo, The Byrds
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