Parklife – Blur

Jason: The first song on this album, “Girls & Boys” (sometimes written as “Girls and Boys”) really reminds me of college. Brad: Same here. I liked Blur before that song but as soon as I heard that song, I became obsessed with Blur. Not to mention, I developed a huge crush on Damon Albarn.  Jason:…

Quadrophenia – The Who

Jason: I  wasn’t sure what to expect from The Who. No, I take that back. I was expecting a lot of loud screeching based on my limit familiarity with all of the opening credit sequences for the CSI shows. Brad: I’ve never been a fan of The Who and I have to admit this is…

Hounds of Love – Kate Bush

Jason: Up until this point I only knew one Kate Bush song (“Running Up That Hill”) – which you still hear on alternative radio stations or at Starbucks. So I wasn’t sure what to expect from Hounds of Love. Wow! I was pleasantly surprised by this album! Brad: I’m glad to hear that. I was…

Appetite for Destruction – Guns N’ Roses

Jason: Do you remember when they first hit big? It seemed like “Welcome to the Jungle” was on MTV a lot. Brad: I totally remember. I didn’t have MTV at the time but I remember being at friends houses watching MTV Top 20 Video Countdown. I remember the video for “Sweet Child O’ Mine” being…

The Marshall Mathers LP – Eminem

Jason: I give this album a D-. Eminem is a garbage person. He is homophobic, transphobic, and misogynistic. Every song on this album is about how he wants to rape and kill women or LGBTQ people. He compares gay marriage to bestiality and says he has a cure for homosexuality (murder). He uses the word…