Tuesday, August 25, 2009

The 70s part 2 1975-1979

Alright everyone, here is part 2, this list seems to be more dominated(obviously) by punk, lot less glam and prog and shows the musical landscape both becoming more noisy and going back to its pop 50s roots. Enjoy and of course please please comment and send your own lists our way.

Queen-A Night At the Opera(1975) Glam Rock, Operatic Rock, Prog

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Renaissance-Scheherazade and Other Stories(1975) Prog, Folk, Canterbury Sound

Ramones-Self Titled(1976) Punk, Bubblegum Rock

The Runaways-Self Titled(1976) Hard Rock, Proto Punk

Stevie Wonder-Songs In the Key Of Life(1976) Soul, Funk

The Modern Lovers-Self Titled(1976) Proto Punk, Indie Rock

AC/DC-Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap(1976) Hard Rock

Iggy Pop-The Idiot(1977) Dark Glam Rock

Lee Perry-Roast Fish, Collie Weed and Cornbread(1977) Dub, Reggae

Kraftwerk-Trans Europe Express(1977) Electronic, Synth Music, Experimental

Electric Light Orchestra-Out Of the Blue(1977) Experimental Pop

Richard Hell and the Voidoids-Blank Generation(1977) Punk

The Stranglers-Rattus Norvegicus(1977) Punk, Sleaze Rock

Suicide-Self Titled(1977) Electronic, Synth Based Noise, Experimental

Talking Heads-77(1977) Art Rock, Punk

Television-Marquee Moon(1977) Art Rock, Classic Rock Sound

Dr. Alimantado-Best Dressed Chicken In Town(1977) Reggae, Dub

Ian Dury-New Boots and Panties!!(1977) Funk Punk

Wire-Pink Flag(1977) Minimalist Punk, Art Rock

Pere Ubu-The Modern Dance(1978) Experimental Art Rock, Punk

Marcia Griffiths-Naturally(1978) Singer Songwriter, Reggae

James Chance and the Contortions-Buy(1978) Funk Punk, Experimental

Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band-Shiny Beast(1978) Blues Rock, Art Pop, Experimental

Devo-Q: Are We Not Men. A:We Are Devo(1978) Art Rock, Punk, Synth Based Rock

The Cars-Self Titled(1978) Art Pop, New Wave

Chrome-Half Machine Lip Moves(1978) Experimental, Art Rock, Noise

Nick Lowe-Jesus Of Cool(1978) Classic Rock Sound, Power Pop, New Wave

Public Image Limited-Second Edition(1979) Art Rock, Experimental, Dub

The Pop Group-Y(1979) Art Rock, Dub, Experimental

Liliput-Self Titled(1979) Early Riot Grrl, Art Punk

Fleetwood Mac-Tusk(1979) Art Rock, Rock n Roll, Experimental

Gang Of Four-Entertainment!(1979) Dance Punk, Post Punk

Stiff Little Fingers-Inflammable Material(1979) Punk Rock

The Undertones-Self Titled(1979) Punk Pop, Roots of Skate Punk

The Raincoats-Self Titled(1979) Art Punk

Young Marble Giants-Colossal Youth(1979) Synth Based Music, Art Pop, Post Punk

Zounds-The Curse Of the Zounds(1979) Anarcho Punk

X Ray Spex-Germfree Adolescents(1979) Early Riot Grrl, Classic Rock Infused Punk

Buzzcocks-Singles Going Steady(1979) Punk Pop

Augustus Pablo-East Of the River Nile(1979) Dub, Reggae

The Clash-London Calling(1979) Classic Rock and Dub Influenced Punk Rock

Joy Divison-Unknown Pleasures(1979) Dark Post Punk