#507 Orange Juice – Rip It Up

Orange Juice is one of those bands that I have never heard of from the 80s. They were a Scottish post-punk band. The band departed ways in 1985. Rip It Up is their second album. Worst band name ever. The only songs I kind of like were the title song and “Tenterhook“. I think their first […]

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#464 Killing Joke – Killing Joke

Killing Joke self-titled debut album has been cited by many artists, such as Dave Grohl, Nirvana, Tool, Soundgarden, and Metallica as an inspiration to their sound. I have never heard their music. This is the first industrial rock band on the list. The whole album is really good, except for “Wardance”. I do not like the vocals. […]

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#389 Television – Marquee Moon

Television’s Marquee Moon is one of the forerunners in the post-punk movement. They recorded two albums, but sales were dismal so they disbanded in 1978. Post-punk had a revival in the early 2000s with band such as the Strokes, the Killers, and Franz Ferdinand. Tom Verlaine and band has inspired many, but they never made […]

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