ultimate album collection

Ultimate album collection
Ultimate album collection
Let me put this right out there, "Hybrid Theory" may be one of the last great front-to-back albums out there.  At a time when even the best albums strive for a couple of singles and a bunch of filler, Linkin Park knocked SIX singles of their 2000 debut.  More after the jump.
Ultimate Album Collection #8-Marilyn Manson “Antichrist Superstar”
Ultimate Album Collection #8-Marilyn Manson “Antichrist Superstar”
Yes, I'll start with my usual disclaimer, I'm not ranking albums here, I'm just saying your listening experience isn't complete until you've checked out the titles in my list.   Marilyn Manson's "Antichrist Superstar" came along two years after the death of Kurt Cobain and tied up all the broken dreams, frustration and aggression into one tiny little knot. With a semi-pornographic cover
Ultimate Album collection #5
Ultimate Album collection #5
I was not old enough for Black Sabbath's "Paranoid".  I would have been about 8 when it came out. I can't remember how I got turned onto this harbinger of all things metal to come, but it still stands the test of time.  More after the jump.
Ultimate Album Collection #2: The Clash “London Calling” [VIDEO]
Ultimate Album Collection #2: The Clash “London Calling” [VIDEO]
Yes, it's a STUNNER for the second edition of "The Ultimate Album Collection".  Now keep in mind I'm not ranking the albums, I'm just suggesting that an album collection isn't complete with out these titles.  After picking Guns n' Roses "Appetite For Destruction" because it was 'straight up rock', I wanted to pick something that could be considered a bit "fringe" to s