1001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die

1001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die  

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 26, 2014
1001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die

Robert Dimery, "1001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die"
ISBN: 1844036847 | 2010 | EPUB | 960 pages | 13 MB

1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die  

Posted by p0l0k0 at Oct. 13, 2009
1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die

1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die
Publisher: Universe Publishing | ISBN: 0789313715 | edition 2006 | PDF (SCAN) | 960 pages | 96 MB

1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die is a musical reference book edited by Robert Dimery, released in 2006. It consists of a list of albums released between 1955 and 2005, part of a series from Quintessence Editions Ltd. The book is arranged chronologically, starting with Frank Sinatra's In the Wee Small Hours and concluding with Myths of the Near Future by Klaxons. Each entry in the list is accompanied by a short essay written by a noted music critic. The entries are accompanied by pictures, quotes, and additional information (such as the album's running time and producer). Film soundtracks were excluded unless they consisted fully of original material.
Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You (1967) [1995, Remastered Reissue]

Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You (1967) [1995, Remastered Reissue]
R&B, Soul | EAC Rip | WavPack (WV), Img+CUE+LOG+Full Scans-600dpi (PNG) | 41:26 Min | 402,98 Mb
Label: Rhino Records Inc. (US) | Released: 1995, June, 20

I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You is the eleventh studio album by American singer Aretha Franklin. Released on March 10, 1967 by Atlantic Records, It went to #2 on the Billboard album chart and #1 on the magazine's Black Albums chart. It was certified Gold by the RIAA in 1967. It received a #83 ranking on Rolling Stone magazine's 2003 list of the 500 greatest albums of all time and inclusion in both the 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (2005) and 1,000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008). The album included two top-10 singles: "Respect" was a #1 single on Billboard's Hot 100 Pop singles chart, and "I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You)" peaked at #9.

1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (repost)  

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 3, 2014
1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (repost)

Robert Dimery, "1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die"
2006 | ISBN-10: 0789313715 | 960 pages | PDF | 104 MB

PJ Harvey - Dry (1992)  Music

Posted by popsakov at June 29, 2016
PJ Harvey - Dry (1992)

PJ Harvey - Dry (1992)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 245 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 96 Mb
Scans (JPG, 300 dpi) ~ 14 Mb | RAR 5% Recovery
Alternative Rock, Indie Rock | Indigo / Too Pure #162-555 001-2

Dry is the debut studio album by English singer-songwriter and musician PJ Harvey, released on Too Pure Records on 30 March 1992. In a 1993, a critics' poll of the 100 Greatest Albums of All Time, NME ranked Dry at number 71, and in a similar poll conducted by Melody Maker in 2000, the album was placed at number 86. It was on Kurt Cobain's 50 greatest albums list It is included in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die ranked 716 but the 1001 albums are listed cronologically…
Big Brother And The Holding Company - Cheap Thrills (1968/2013) [Official Digital Download 24/176]

Big Brother & The Holding Company - Cheap Thrills (1968/2013)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/176,4 kHz | Time - 55:12 minutes | 2,72 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Cheap Thrills is the band’s sophomore album and the final to feature Janis Joplin as lead vocalist. The band members were pioneers of the psychedelic era and their 1968 classic is widely considered one of the greatest masterpieces of the genre. It features the hits “Piece Of My Heart,” “Summertime” and “Ball And Chain.” It is included on Rolling Stone’s “500 Greatest Albums of All Time” and listed in the book, 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die. Absolutely essential.

Simply Red - Picture Book (1985) {1992, Reissue, Remastered}  Music

Posted by popsakov at May 18, 2016
Simply Red - Picture Book (1985) {1992, Reissue, Remastered}

Simply Red - Picture Book (1985)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 318 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 136 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 300 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Pop Rock, R&B, Soul-Jazz | EastWest #9031-76993-2

Picture Book is the debut album by British pop group Simply Red, released in October 1985. The album is included in Robert Dimery's 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die. The album helped Simply Red earn a 1987 Grammy nomination for Best New Artist. "Holding Back The Years" was also nominated for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals. The album has been commercially successful, appearing in the top 30 album charts of 12 different countries, and achieving platinum certification sales in four different countries, including America and the UK…

Scissor Sisters - Scissor Sisters (2004)  Music

Posted by popsakov at April 13, 2016
Scissor Sisters - Scissor Sisters (2004)

Scissor Sisters - Scissor Sisters (2004)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 291 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 103 Mb
Scans: JPG (600 dpi) ~ 144 Mb or PNG (600 dpi) ~ 335 Mb | RAR 5% Recovery
Glam Rock, Electroclash, Nu-Disco | Polydor #986 606-7

Scissor Sisters is the debut studio album by American 5-piece band Scissor Sisters, first released in 2004. It was released by Polydor in the UK. It reached number 1 on the UK and Irish albums charts, and was the best-selling album of 2004 in the UK. Since its release it has gone 9× Platinum in the UK, selling over 2,100,000 copies in the country alone. In Ireland it has been certified 5× Platinum. The album was not as successful in their native USA, peaking at #102 on the Billboard 200. The album has sold 3,300,000 copies worldwide, and is listed as one of 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die in the book of the same name, edited by Robert Dimery. The album won Best International Album at the 2005 BRIT Awards.
New Order - Low-Life (1985) 2CD Collector's Remastered Edition 2008 [Correct Reissue 2009]

New Order - Low-Life (1985) 2CD Collector's Remastered Edition 2008 [Correct Reissue 2009]
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 732 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans ~ 206 Mb | Time: 01:42:22
Genre: Alternative Dance Rock, Post-Punk, Synthpop | Label: London/Rhino | # 2564693700

Low-Life is the third studio album by English rock band New Order. Released in May 1985 by Factory Records, Low-Life is considered to be among New Order's strongest work, displaying the moment in which the band completed its transformation from post-punk hold-overs to dance rock. The album shows New Order's increased incorporation of synthesizers and samplers, while still preserving the rock aspects of their earlier work. In 2000, Q magazine placed Low-Life at number 97 in its list of the 100 Greatest British Albums Ever. Low-Life (alongside New Order's 1989 album Technique) was included in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die. In 2008 the album was re-released as 2×CD Collector's Edition set, with the bonus disc containing non-album singles, 12" mixes and b-sides.
Astrud Gilberto - Beach Samba (1967/2014) [Official Digital Download 24/192]

Astrud Gilberto - Beach Samba (1967/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/192 kHz | Time - 27:55 minutes | 1,23 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

At this point in her career Astrud Gilberto was broadening her sound, adding more American pop and standards and moving away slightly from the bossa nova that made her famous. In addition to some Brazilian fare, Beach Samba spans a wide range of eras and material, mainly ballads and mid-tempo numbers from contemporary writers such as Tim Hardin, a couple of standards and even a Lovin' Spoonful cover song with a guest appearance from Gilberto's young son. Arranged by Don Sebesky and Eumir Deodato, who also contributed an original song. This album included in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.