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    Dumb idea for a thread perhaps.....but in my experience most albums are front-loaded with most of the great songs being early in the tracklisting.

    Just curious what albums you guys think are out there where the best song on the album is the very LAST one. I always thought this was a great way to end an album and make a statement and leave a strong impression on the listener.

    A few off the top of my head.....

    Nirvana: In Utero - All Apologies
    Radiohead: The Bends - Street Spirit
    Sigur Ros: () - Untitled #8
    Muse: Black Holes and Revelations - Knights of Cydonia
    Weezer: Blue Album - Only in Dreams

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    The Velvet Underground-Oh! Sweet Nuthin'
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    Remember Hitler? I don't but here we are again .. cr****

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    the white stripes: white blood cells " this protector"
    tool: Ćnema "third eye"
    the dead weather: horehound "will there be enough water"
    raconteurs consolers of the lonely "carolina drama"
    the strokes "take it or leave it"
    beatles: magical mystery tour "all you need is love"
    stones: let it bleed "you can't always get what you want"
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    Dinosaur Jr - Bug - Don't
    Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest - He Would Have Laughed
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    Isn't there some awful hardcore band you should be listening to?

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    Arcade Fire: Neon Bible - My Body is a Cage
    Odi profanum vulgus et arceo. I hate the unholy rabble and keep them away - Horace.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MuseRadio View Post
    Nirvana: In Utero - All Apologies

    Wrong.
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    Quote Originally Posted by captncrzy View Post
    Arcade Fire: Neon Bible - My Body is a Cage
    ^ this
    October 2 - Beck
    October 3-5 - Austin City Limits
    October 10 - Bonobo
    October 20 - Mastodon
    October 23 - 26 - Housecore Horror Festival
    October 29 - The Melvins
    November 7-9 - Fun Fun Fun Fest
    November 18 - Slayer

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmack86 View Post
    The Velvet Underground-Oh! Sweet Nuthin'
    YES!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmack86 View Post
    The Velvet Underground-Oh! Sweet Nuthin'
    +10000000000000
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    I'd contribute to this discussion but I'm still busy reminiscing about the halcyon days of punk. You know, the mid-90s.

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    Marilyn Manson's Antichrist Superstar - Man That You Fear
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    When Foster the People played Pumped Up Kicks I freaked the fuck out because I thought that song was long gone

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    My Bloody Valentine: Loveless - "Soon"
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    To you guys I say Wat?????????? Off to ?????? ....... cr****
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    It's hard to argue with that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by captncrzy View Post
    Arcade Fire: Neon Bible - My Body is a Cage

    My personal fav on Suburbs is Suburbs (continued)
    Quote Originally Posted by theklein25 View Post
    When Foster the People played Pumped Up Kicks I freaked the fuck out because I thought that song was long gone

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    Also, how is this the 13th post and I'm the first person to mention "Tomorrow Never Knows" and "A Day in the Life"?
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    To you guys I say Wat?????????? Off to ?????? ....... cr****
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    It's hard to argue with that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Fuzz View Post
    the white stripes: white blood cells " this protector"
    The BEST song?? Come on now...
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    People treat Arcade Fire like they're the greatest thing ever and they get away with it.

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    Bjork: Homogenic - All Is Full of Love

    Perhaps tied with a couple others as "best" in that album.

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    does Nirvana Unplugged count? "Where Did You Sleep Last Night"
    *based upon tedious fact checking.

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    Without being pissy about some of the other selections, I'll just add some of my own:

    Liars : Drum's Not Dead - The Other Side of Mt. Heart Attack
    Presets : Apocalypso - Anywhere (and this is saying something because I really love every god damn track)
    Depeche Mode : Violator - Clean (ditto)
    Scorpions : Love at First Sting - Still Loving You
    Sigur Rós : Takk... - Heysátan
    14 in a row = 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012a, 2012b, 2013a, 2013b, 2014a, 2014b


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    Pink Floyd: Meddle - Echoes
    October 2 - Beck
    October 3-5 - Austin City Limits
    October 10 - Bonobo
    October 20 - Mastodon
    October 23 - 26 - Housecore Horror Festival
    October 29 - The Melvins
    November 7-9 - Fun Fun Fun Fest
    November 18 - Slayer

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    The Magnetic Fields - Holiday - "Take Ecstasy With Me"
    *based upon tedious fact checking.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Fuzz View Post
    stones: let it bleed "you can't always get what you want"
    YES.

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    "Street Spirit (Fade Out)"...arguably
    *based upon tedious fact checking.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dorkfish View Post
    The Magnetic Fields - Holiday - "Take Ecstasy With Me"
    Ditto'd.
    14 in a row = 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012a, 2012b, 2013a, 2013b, 2014a, 2014b


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    The Replacements - Tim - "Here Comes A Regular"

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    Quote Originally Posted by MuseRadio View Post
    Nirvana: In Utero - All Apologies
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    Wrong.
    Way wrong.

    Faith No More: King For a Day- Just a Man
    Tori Amos: Little Earthquakes- Little Earthquakes
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    Deerhunter: Microcastles- Twilight At Carbon Lake

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    Quote Originally Posted by sbessiso View Post
    The BEST song?? Come on now...
    IDK. What's your favorite..."Aluminum", "Expecting", "I'm finding it Harder to be a Gentleman" or are you more the "Dead Leaves Dirty Ground", "Union Forever" type fella? I just love the way that "This Protector" closes out the album. How many people are living out there in West Virgina?
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    Quote Originally Posted by dorkfish View Post
    does Nirvana Unplugged count? "Where Did You Sleep Last Night"
    This is one of my favorites.
    "ain't no thang but a chicken wang"

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    Someone is probably going to disagree with me on this, but:

    The Clash - London Calling - "Train in Vain"

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    tool "opiate"
    "ain't no thang but a chicken wang"

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    They Might Be Giants - Mink Car - "Working Undercover for the Man"

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