Music

Best Upbeat & Optimistic Albums

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  1. Even the Sounds Shine - Myra Melford (1994)
  2. Original Sin - Pandora's Box (1989)
  3. The River - Bruce Springsteen (1980)
  4. Let My Children Hear Music - Charles Mingus (1971)
  5. Valentyne Suite - Colosseum (1969)
  6. The ArchAndroid - Janelle Monae (2010)
  7. Bromst - Dan Deacon (2009)
  8. The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses (1989)
  9. Brilliant Corners - Thelonious Monk (1956)
  10. Return To Cookie Mountain - TV On The Radio (2006)
  11. Murmur - R.E.M (1983)
  12. Mingus Ah Um - Charles Mingus (1959)
  13. Low Kick and Hard Bop - Solex (2001)
  14. 3 Feet High and Rising - De La Soul (1989)
  15. Odelay - Beck (1996)
  16. The Miseducation of L

My Favorite Hip-Hop Songs (as of 5/2016)

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  • (High Tier - A+)
  • 1-6
  • Iron Galaxy (Cannibal Ox)
  • Dark Fantasy (Kanye)
  • Midnight in a Perfect World (DJ Shadow)
  • i (Kendrick Lamar)
  • POWER (Kanye)
  • Born Free (M.I.A.)
  • 7-11
  • Can It Be All So Simple? (Wu-Tang Clan)
  • Institutionalized (Kendrick Lamar)
  • Alright (Kendrick Lamar)
  • Fields (Danny Brown)
  • Pac Blood (Danny Brown)
  • 12-16
  • Birdflu (M.I.A.)
  • Fashion Killa (A$AP Rocky)
  • Ghetto Symphony (A$AP Rocky)
  • Klink (Death Grips)
  • Hacker (Death Grips)
  • 17-21
  • I Want It I Need It (Death Heated) (Death Grips)
  • The Fever (Aye Aye) (Death Grips)
  • Let Me Ride (Dr.

Albums that I Keep on My iPhone (Sound Good with Headphones, While Walking, Being Outside)

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  • Andy Stott: Luxury Problems
  • Arcade Fire: Neon Bible
  • Archers of Loaf: Icky Mettle
  • Captain Beefheart: Trout Mask Replica
  • Codeine: Frigid Stars
  • Elliott Smith: Roman Candle
  • Grouper: A I A : Dream Loss
  • Guided by Voices: Bee Thousand
  • Joanna Newsom: Have One on Me
  • Joanna Newsom: The Milk-Eyed Mender
  • Lisa Germano: Geek the Girl
  • Nick Drake: Pink Moon
  • Panda Bear: Person Pitch
  • Pyrrhon: The Mother of Virtues
  • Rage Against the Machine: Rage Against the Machine
  • Red House Painters: Down Colorful Hill
  • Red House Painters: Ocean Beach
  • Seam: The Problem with Me
  • Slint: Spiderland
  • Titus Andronicu

Albums I Like but Are Not yet Favorites

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  • Currently Digging:
  • Rickie Lee Jones: Rickie Lee Jones
  • Low: I Could Live in Hope
  • Low: Long Division
  • Dadamah: This Is Not a Dream
  • Tortoise: Tortoise
  • Mogwai: Young Team
  • Soundgarden: Superunknown

  • Moved to Favorites:
  • Butthole Surfers: Psychic... Powerless... Another Man's Sac (5/18/16)
  • Animal Collective: Danse Manatee (5/26/16)
  • June of 44: Four Great Points (5/27/16)

Albums I've Burnt Out/Outgrown to Various Extents

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  • Beck: Odelay
  • Ben Howard: Every Kingdom
  • Blind Pilot: 3 Rounds and a Sound
  • Codeine: The White Birch
  • Dinosaur Jr.: You're Living All Over Me
  • The Dismemberment Plan: Emergency & I
  • Elliott Smith: New Moon
  • Jeff Buckley: Grace
  • Joanna Newsom: Divers
  • Juliana Hatfield: Hey Babe
  • Lisa Germano: Happiness
  • Lisa Germano: On the Way Down from the Moon Palace
  • Liz Phair: Exile in Guyville
  • Liz Phair: Whitechocolatespaceegg
  • The Magnetic Fields: The Charm of the Highway Strip
  • Neutral Milk Hotel: On Avery Island
  • Nirvana: In Utero
  • Pixies: Surfer Rosa
  • Polvo: Exploded Drawing
  • R.E.M.: Murmur
  • Red Hous

Favorite Rock Albums

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  1. Slint: Spiderland
  2. Red House Painters: Down Colorful Hill
  3. Joanna Newsom: Have One on Me
  4. Captain Beefheart: Trout Mask Replica
  5. Lisa Germano: Geek the Girl
  6. Joanna Newsom: Ys
  7. Robert Wyatt: Rock Bottom
  8. The For Carnation: Marshmallows (EP)
  9. Nick Drake: Pink Moon
  10. Seam: The Problem with Me
  11. Neutral Milk Hotel: In the Aeroplane Over the Sea
  12. Van Morrison: Astral Weeks
  13. Bob Dylan: Blonde on Blonde
  14. Faust: Faust
  15. The Doors: The Doors
  16. Titus Andronicus: The Monitor
  17. Panda Bear: Person Pitch
  18. American Music Club: California
  19. Andy Stott: Luxury Problems
  20. Pyrrhon: The Mother of Virtues
  21. Mercury Rev:

Most Listened-to Albums

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  • Most Listened-to Album:

  • Slint: Spiderland

  • Second Most Listened-to Albums:

  • Red House Painters: Down Colorful Hill
  • Captain Beefheart: Trout Mask Replica
  • Red House Painters: Red House Painters / Rollercoaster
  • Joanna Newsom: Have One on Me
  • Joanna Newsom: Ys
  • Lisa Germano: Geek the Girl
  • Nick Drake: Pink Moon
  • The For Carnation: Marshmallows (EP)
  • The For Carnation: Fight Songs (EP)
  • Seam: The Problem with Me

  • Third Most Listened-to Albums:

Heard of Scaruffi's Greatest Rock Albums

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  • 9.5/10 Albums:

  • Captain Beefheart: Trout Mask Replica (1969)
  • Robert Wyatt: Rock Bottom (1974)
  • Faust: Faust (1971)

  • 9.0/10 Albums:

Greatest Active Music Acts of the Past Generation

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  1. Pearl Jam
  2. Dr. Dre
  3. Daft Punk
  4. Radiohead
  5. Metallica
  6. Jay-Z
  7. Red Hot Chili Peppers
  8. Kanye West
  9. Nine Inch Nails
  10. Phish
  11. Foo Fighters
  12. Beyonce
  13. Eminem
  14. Beck
  15. Nas
  16. Green Day
  17. Pharrell Williams
  18. Kendrick Lamar
  19. Justin Timberlake
  20. Dave Matthews
  21. Jack White
  22. Adele
  23. Taylor Swift
  24. Ben Harper
  25. Missy Elliot

Songs that Instantly Remind Me of Rodeo

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  • 10 Rounds with Jose Cuervo by Tracy Byrd
  • Drinkin my Baby Goodbye by Charlie Daniels Band
  • Fishin in the Dark by Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
  • Alright Guy by Gary Allan
  • Boot Scoot Boogie by Brooks and Dunn
  • Copperhead Road by Steve Earle
  • The Electric Slide
  • The Cha Cha Slide
  • We Dared the Lightning by The Bellamy Brothers
  • It's My Life by Bon Jovi
  • Pour Some Sugar on Me by Def Leppard
  • Lady Marmalade by Christina Aguilera
  • Butterfly by Crazy Town
  • Billie Jean by Michael Jackson
  • Beer for my Horses by Toby Keith
  • MAS TEQUILA!!!
  • Pussy Control
  • Jose Cuervo you are a friend of mine