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Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

Posted on: January 23, 2009 9:58 pm
Edited on: January 24, 2009 12:27 am
 

Alpha Region:

1.   Appetite for Destruction '87 - Guns 'n' Roses 

16. Candy Apple Grey '86 - Husker Du 


8.   ...And Justice for All '88 - Metallica 

9.   Hi Infidelity '80 - REO Speedwagon 


5.   Love at First Sting '84 - Scorpions

12. High 'n' Dry '81 - Def Leppard


4.   Brothers in Arms '85 - Dire Straits

13. The Number of the Beast '82 - Iron Maiden


3.   Full Moon Fever ' 89 - Tom Petty

14. Sentimental Hygiene ' 87 - Warren Zevon


6.   Hysteria '87 - Def Leppard

11. Avalon '82 - Roxy Music


7.   Purple Rain '84 - Prince & the Revolution

10. Sports '83 - Huey Lewis & the News


2.  Pyromania '83 - Def Leppard

15. 5150 '86 - Van Halen

 

Delta Region: 

1.   The Joshua Tree '87 - U2

16. Ghost in the Machine '81 - The Police


8.   Graceland '86 - Paul Simon

9.   Rebel Yell '83 - Billy Idol


5.   90125 '83 - Yes

12. Lick it Up '83 - Kiss


4.   Thriller '82 - Michael Jackson

13. Screaming for Vengeance '82 - Judas Priest


3.   London Calling '79 - The Clash

14. Texas Flood '83 - Stevie Ray Vaughan


6.   Paradise Theater '81 - Styx

11. Heaven and Hell '80 - Black Sabbath


7.   4 '81 - Foreigner

10. Against the Wind '80 - Bob Seger


2.   Eliminator '83 - ZZ Top

15. Blizzard of Oz '80 - Ozzy Osborne

 

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Since: Apr 21, 2008
Posted on: January 26, 2009 11:52 am
 

Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

Alpha Region:

1.   Appetite for Destruction '87 - Guns 'n' Roses 

16. Candy Apple Grey '86 - Husker Du 

 


 

8.   ...And Justice for All '88 - Metallica 

9.   Hi Infidelity '80 - REO Speedwagon 

 


 

5.   Love at First Sting '84 - Scorpions

12. High 'n' Dry '81 - Def Leppard

 


 

4.   Brothers in Arms '85 - Dire Straits

13. The Number of the Beast '82 - Iron Maiden

 


 

3.   Full Moon Fever ' 89 - Tom Petty

14. Sentimental Hygiene ' 87 - Warren Zevon

 


 

6.   Hysteria '87 - Def Leppard

11. Avalon '82 - Roxy Music

 


 

7.   Purple Rain '84 - Prince & the Revolution

10. Sports '83 - Huey Lewis & the News

 


 

2.  Pyromania '83 - Def Leppard

15. 5150 '86 - Van Halen

 

Delta Region: 

1.   The Joshua Tree '87 - U2

16. Ghost in the Machine '81 - The Police

 


8.   Graceland '86 - Paul Simon

 

9.   Rebel Yell '83 - Billy Idol

 


 

5.   90125 '83 - Yes

12. Lick it Up '83 - Kiss

 


 

4.   Thriller '82 - Michael Jackson

13. Screaming for Vengeance '82 - Judas Priest

 


 

3.   London Calling '79 - The Clash

14. Texas Flood '83 - Stevie Ray Vaughan

 


 

6.   Paradise Theater '81 - Styx

11. Heaven and Hell '80 - Black Sabbath

 


 

7.   4 '81 - Foreigner

10. Against the Wind '80 - Bob Seger

 


 

2.   Eliminator '83 - ZZ Top

15. Blizzard of Oz '80 - Ozzy Osborne

Voted early and often, Cleve!




Since: May 18, 2008
Posted on: January 26, 2009 4:14 am
 

Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

For the Record my Vote is for    -   Lick It Up




Since: May 18, 2008
Posted on: January 26, 2009 3:30 am
 

Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

Alpha Region:

1.   Appetite for Destruction '87 - Guns 'n' Roses   YES

16. Candy Apple Grey '86 - Husker Du 

 


 

8.   ...And Justice for All '88 - Metallica 

9.   Hi Infidelity '80 - REO Speedwagon   YES

 


 

5.   Love at First Sting '84 - Scorpions

12. High 'n' Dry '81 - Def Leppard  YES

 


 

4.   Brothers in Arms '85 - Dire Straits

13. The Number of the Beast '82 - Iron Maiden  YES

 


 

3.   Full Moon Fever ' 89 - Tom Petty

14. Sentimental Hygiene ' 87 - Warren Zevon  YES

 


 

6.   Hysteria '87 - Def Leppard  YES

11. Avalon '82 - Roxy Music

 


 

7.   Purple Rain '84 - Prince & the Revolution  YES

10. Sports '83 - Huey Lewis & the News

 


 

2.  Pyromania '83 - Def Leppard  YES

15. 5150 '86 - Van Halen

 

Delta Region: 

1.   The Joshua Tree '87 - U2  YES

16. Ghost in the Machine '81 - The Police

 


8.   Graceland '86 - Paul Simon   YES

 

9.   Rebel Yell '83 - Billy Idol

 


 

5.   90125 '83 - Yes

12. Lick it Up '83 - Kiss    YES

 


 

4.   Thriller '82 - Michael Jackson

13. Screaming for Vengeance '82 - Judas Priest  YES

 


 

3.   London Calling '79 - The Clash   YES

14. Texas Flood '83 - Stevie Ray Vaughan

 


 

6.   Paradise Theater '81 - Styx

11. Heaven and Hell '80 - Black Sabbath   YES

 


 

7.   4 '81 - Foreigner  YES

10. Against the Wind '80 - Bob Seger

 


 

2.   Eliminator '83 - ZZ Top

15. Blizzard of Oz '80 - Ozzy Osborne    YES

 

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Since: Apr 4, 2008
Posted on: January 25, 2009 9:16 pm
 

Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

Alpha Region

  • Appetite for Destruction - G and R
  • Hi Infidelity - REO Speedwagon
  • Love at First Sting - Scorpions   (very tough call)
  • Brothers In Arms - Dire Straits
  • Full Moon Fever - Tom Petty
  • Hysteria - Def Leppard
  • Sports - Huey Lewis (the yuck pick)
  • Pyromania - Def Leppard

Delta Region

  • Ghost In the Machine - Police  (not much of a fan of Police or U2)
  • Rebel Yell- Billy Idol
  • Lick It Up - Kiss
  • Screaming for Vengence - Judas Priest (am I the only one who doesn't consider Michael Jackson R&R?)
  • Texas Flood - SRV
  • Paradise Theater - Styx (my favorite of the bunch)
  • 4 - Foreigner (sure hated voting against Bob Seger)
  • Eliminator - ZZ Top

I hope you don't mind Cleveland, but I did a blog of my own earlier today.   Its asking folks to list which sporting events they look forward to the most each year.

 




Since: Apr 10, 2008
Posted on: January 25, 2009 6:02 pm
 

Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

  • Appetite for Destruction '87 - Guns 'n' Roses
  • ...And Justice for All '88 - Metallica 
  • High 'n' Dry '81 - Def Leppard
  • Brothers in Arms '85 - Dire Straits
  • Full Moon Fever ' 89 - Tom Petty
  • Hysteria '87 - Def Leppard
  • Purple Rain '84 - Prince & the Revolution
  • 5150 '86 - Van Halen

  • The Joshua Tree '87 - U2
  • Rebel Yell '83 - Billy Idol
  • 90125 '83 - Yes
  • Thriller '82 - Michael Jackson
  • Texas Flood '83 - Stevie Ray Vaughan
  • Paradise Theater '81 - Styx
  • Against the Wind '80 - Bob Seger
  • Eliminator '83 - ZZ Top



Since: Aug 27, 2008
Posted on: January 25, 2009 5:43 pm
 

Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

Only one of those albums really affected culture: London Calling. 




Since: Sep 2, 2007
Posted on: January 25, 2009 12:50 pm
 

Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

West Bracket

 

Alpha Region: GNR, Metallica, Scorpions, Dire Straits, Warren Zevon, Def Leppard, Prince, Def Leppard

Delta Region: U2, Billy Idol, Yes, Judas Priest, The Clash, Sabbath, Foreigner, Ozzy




Since: Jan 15, 2008
Posted on: January 25, 2009 9:38 am
 

Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

Thanks for the votes Red, Epozz, Dingers & Writer




Since: Jan 11, 2009
Posted on: January 25, 2009 8:37 am
 

Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

1.   Appetite for Destruction '87 - Guns 'n' Roses 

16. Candy Apple Grey '86 - Husker Du 

 


 

8.   ...And Justice for All '88 - Metallica 

9.   Hi Infidelity '80 - REO Speedwagon 

 


 

5.   Love at First Sting '84 - Scorpions

12. High 'n' Dry '81 - Def Leppard

 


 

4.   Brothers in Arms '85 - Dire Straits

13. The Number of the Beast '82 - Iron Maiden

 


 

3.   Full Moon Fever ' 89 - Tom Petty

14. Sentimental Hygiene ' 87 - Warren Zevon

 


 

6.   Hysteria '87 - Def Leppard

11. Avalon '82 - Roxy Music

 


 

7.   Purple Rain '84 - Prince & the Revolution

10. Sports '83 - Huey Lewis & the News

 


 

2.  Pyromania '83 - Def Leppard

15. 5150 '86 - Van Halen

 

Delta Region: 

1.   The Joshua Tree '87 - U2

16. Ghost in the Machine '81 - The Police

 


8.   Graceland '86 - Paul Simon

 

9.   Rebel Yell '83 - Billy Idol

 


 

5.   90125 '83 - Yes

12. Lick it Up '83 - Kiss

 


 

4.   Thriller '82 - Michael Jackson

13. Screaming for Vengeance '82 - Judas Priest

 


 

3.   London Calling '79 - The Clash

14. Texas Flood '83 - Stevie Ray Vaughan

 


 

6.   Paradise Theater '81 - Styx

11. Heaven and Hell '80 - Black Sabbath

 


 

7.   4 '81 - Foreigner

10. Against the Wind '80 - Bob Seger

 


 

2.   Eliminator '83 - ZZ Top

15. Blizzard of Oz '80 - Ozzy Osborne




Since: Dec 1, 2008
Posted on: January 25, 2009 2:45 am
 

Rd.1 Best Rock Album of the 80's (WEST BRACKET)

Alpha Region:

1.   Appetite for Destruction '87 - Guns 'n' Roses 

16. Candy Apple Grey '86 - Husker Du 

 


 

8.   ...And Justice for All '88 - Metallica 

9.   Hi Infidelity '80 - REO Speedwagon 

 


 

5.   Love at First Sting '84 - Scorpions

12. High 'n' Dry '81 - Def Leppard

 


 

4.   Brothers in Arms '85 - Dire Straits

13. The Number of the Beast '82 - Iron Maiden

 


 

3.   Full Moon Fever ' 89 - Tom Petty

14. Sentimental Hygiene ' 87 - Warren Zevon

 


 

6.   Hysteria '87 - Def Leppard

11. Avalon '82 - Roxy Music

 


 

7.   Purple Rain '84 - Prince & the Revolution

10. Sports '83 - Huey Lewis & the News

 


 

2.  Pyromania '83 - Def Leppard

15. 5150 '86 - Van Halen

 

Delta Region: 

1.   The Joshua Tree '87 - U2

16. Ghost in the Machine '81 - The Police

 


8.   Graceland '86 - Paul Simon

 

9.   Rebel Yell '83 - Billy Idol

 


 

5.   90125 '83 - Yes

12. Lick it Up '83 - Kiss

 


 

4.   Thriller '82 - Michael Jackson

13. Screaming for Vengeance '82 - Judas Priest

 


 

3.   London Calling '79 - The Clash

14. Texas Flood '83 - Stevie Ray Vaughan

 


 

6.   Paradise Theater '81 - Styx

11. Heaven and Hell '80 - Black Sabbath

 


 

7.   4 '81 - Foreigner

10. Against the Wind '80 - Bob Seger

 


 

2.   Eliminator '83 - ZZ Top

15. Blizzard of Oz '80 - Ozzy Osborne



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