Born To Run

Favorite Albums | #5: Bruce Springsteen – Born to Run (1975)

I can still remember the moment Born to Run blew me away. It was the summer of 2004, and it was the night before the first day of my junior year of high school. I was busy studying for a history test ...

Who's Next

Favorite Albums | #8: The Who – Who’s Next (1971)

You’ll have a hard time finding many better albums than this one. When I first started checking out CDs from the libraries near my parents’ house in Annapolis, Maryland at the age of sixte...

If Not Now, When?

Favorite Albums | #12: Incubus – If Not Now, When? (2011)

After releasing the explosive A Crow Left of the Murder… in early 2004, Incubus released their follow-up Light Grenades in late 2006. Despite opening at number one, Light Grenades fell down the ...

Hammersmith Odeon, London '75

Favorite Albums | #13: Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band – Hammersmith Odeon, London ’75 (2006)

When I was a senior in high school, Bruce released the 30th Anniversary Edition of Born to Run, his greatest album, and I asked for it for my birthday. It was a fancy three-disc package with a remaste...


Favorite Albums | #14: Pearl Jam – Vs. (1993)

It took me a while to really get into Vs., but once I did, boy, did it sink its claws in me and refuse to let go. I can safely say that over the last few years I have listened to Vs. more times than a...

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The Great Adventures of Slick Rick
Purple Rain