Jethro Tull - A Passion Play
85
A pretentious mess and I love it.
BT - Nuovo Morceau Subrosa
72
It's alright.
Radiohead - Pablo Honey
62
Mostly uninteresting and repetitive. It had a lot of potential, but they squander it by essentially playing the same song over and over again, save for a few great tracks. It's also extremely frontloaded, with Anyone Can Play Guitar being the final good song on the album (and it's in the first half).

Favorite track: Stop Whispering
Other favorites: You, Creep, Thinking About You, Anyone Can Play Guitar
Least favorite track: How Do You?

Pearl Jam - Ten
86
Favorite track: Alive
Other favorites: Once, Black, Jeremy, Garden, Release
Least favorite track: Even Flow
Lego Feet - SKA001CD
50
Eh. Kind of boring, not anything essential.
acloudyskye - What Do You Want!
80
Easily his most inconsistent album. It's not nearly as packed to the brim with standouts as his first two were, but it has two of the greatest songs he's ever made: Safety! and Thief! Both are over 10 minutes long, something he's never done before, and both are absolutely beautiful. Safety! has some gorgeous melodies and an awesome heavier midsection, but Thief! is the real cream of the crop for me. This track is almost too good to be true. When the climax comes in near the end, it sends chills ... read more
acloudyskye - Blood Rushing Like Current Through a Powerline
90
This feels like Acloudyskye's answer to Porter Robinson's Nurture, with A Place Where Mountains Hide being his Worlds equivalent, and my opinions on it also parallel that album. I think it's more fleshed out and creative than his debut and maybe even objectively better, but I like it a little bit less because the best tracks aren't quite as good. This is basically an exact parallel of my opinions on Worlds and Nurture, plus the two artists are pretty stylistically similar as well.

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Aphex Twin - Syro
85
Such a lush and detailed album, possibly his most cohesive and streamlined yet. It can be a bit samey sometimes, but that doesn't really bother me.

Favorite track: XMAS_EVET10 [120] (thanaton3 mix)
Other favorites: minipops 67 [120.2] (source field mix), 4 bit 9d api+e+6 [126.6], CIRCLONT6A [141.98] (syrobonkus mix), syro u473t8+e [141.98] (piezoluminescence mix), s950tx16wasr10 [163.97] (earth portal mix), aisatsana [102], MARCHROMT30A edit 2b 96 (bonus track)
Least favorite track: 180db_ ... read more

Aphex Twin - drukQs
91
One of my favorite Aphex Twin albums. Pure insanity and I love every second of it.

Favorite track: Mt Saint Michel + Saint Michaels Mount
Other favorites: Jynweythek Ylow, Vordhosbn, Omgyjya-Switch7, Cock/Ver10, Avril 14th, Hy a Scullyas Lyf Adhagrow, Kesson Dalek, 54 Cymru Beats, Meltphace 6, Taking Control, Ruglen Holon, Afx237 v.7, Ziggomatic 17, Nanou2, Mangle 11 (bonus track)
Least favorite track: Aussois

Aphex Twin - Richard D. James Album
85
One of his most fun and consistent albums and easily one of his most interesting. Every track here is good.

Favorite track: To Cure A Weakling Child
Other favorites: 4, Peek 824545201, Carn Marth, Yellow Calx, Girl / Boy Song (NLS Mix), Logan Rock Witch
Least favorite track: Cornish Acid (but even that one's good)

Aphex Twin - ...I Care Because You Do
73
It's fun, but unfortunately one of his least interesting albums.

Favorite track: Mookid
Other favorites: Acrid Avid Jam Shred, Icct Hedral, Start As You Mean To Go On, Alberto Balsalm, Cow Cud Is A Twin, sekonda e,+2 (bonus track)
Least favorite track: Next Heap With

Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works Volume II
91
A beautiful, unforgettable journey of an album. Absolutely a must-listen, despite its enormous length. My favorite Aphex Twin album.

Favorite track: Stone In Focus
Other favorites: Cliffs, Rhubarb, Grass, Mould, Curtains, Weathered Stone, Tree, Blue Calx, Parallel Stripes, Z Twig, Lichen, Tassels, White Blur 2
Least favorite track: White Blur 1

Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 85-92
72
Wildly overrated, but it does have some very nice atmosphere and I will acknowledge that it was very influential for its time. Plus, I absolutely love Heliosphan and We Are The Music Makers, but in my opinion, the sequel blows it out of the water.

Favorite track: Heliosphan
Other favorites: Tha, Green Calx, We Are The Music Makers, Delphium
Least favorite track: Ptolemy

Candlebox - Candlebox
61
Favorite track: You
Other favorites: Change
Least favorite track: He Calls Home
Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra - The West Will Rise Again
70
Favorite track: What We Loved Was Not Enough
Least favorite track: Psalms 99
Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra - The "Pretty Little Lightning Paw" E.P.
65
You can skip this one, it's really not anything essential.

Favorite track: More Action! Less Tears!
Least favorite track: There's A River In The Valley Made Of Melting Snow

Swans - My Father Will Guide Me Up a Rope to the Sky
77
Favorite track: No Words / No Thoughts
Other favorites: Jim, You Fucking People Make Me Sick, Eden Prison
Least favorite track: Little Mouth
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