The Current's 893 Essential Albums

Brett's Essential Album list

  1. Giant Sand - Chore of Enchantment
  2. Malachi Constant - Zenith
  3. The Dirtbombs - Ultraglide in Black
  4. Sugar - Copper Blue
  5. Janelle Monae - The ArchAndroid
  6. Luna - Penthouse
  7. Isaac Hayes - Hot Buttered Soul
  8. Neko Case - Blacklisted
  9. Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You
  10. Shudder to Think - Funeral at the Movies/Ten Spot

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