Willie Nelson’s ‘Phases and Stages’ on Esquire’s Top 75


Esquire Magazine has published it’s list of the 75 Albums that Every Man Should Own, and includes Willie Nelson’s ‘Phases.’   I guess us girls can make our own list, but I’d pick that one, too.

To read what the other 74 albums are

AC/DC – Highway to Hell

Beach Boys – Pet Sounds

Beastie Boys – Paul’s Boutique

The Beatles – Rubber Soul

Beethoven – Symphony No. 5

David Bowie – The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars

James Brown – Live at the Apollo

Jeff Buckley – Grace

Buena Vista Social Club – Buena Vista Social Club

Bill Callahan – Woke on a Whaleheart

The Cars – The Cars

Johnny Cash – At Folsom Prison

Ray Charles – Modern Sounds in Country and Western

Cody Chestnut – The Headphone Masterpiece

Vic Chestnutt – Left To His Own Devices

The Clash – Combat Rock

Leonard Cohen – Songs of Leonard Cohen 

Sam Cooke – Night Beat

Elvis Costello – Imperial Bedroom

Miles Davis – Sketches of Spain

Drive-By Truckers – Brighter than Creation’s Dark

Bob Dylan – Blood on the Tracks

Explosions in the Sky – The Earth Is Not A Cold Dead Place

Marvin Gaye – What’s Goin On

The Grateful Dead – American Beauty

Guns N Roses – Appetite For Destruction

Jimi Hendrix – Band of Gypsys

Iggy Pop – Lust For Life

Joe Jackson – Look Sharp!

Jay-Z – Reasonable Doubt

Kiss – Destroyer

Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin II

Luna – Penthouse

Gustav Mahler – Symphony No. 5

Bob Marley – Catch a Fire

Metallica – …And Justice For All

Charles Mingus – Mingus Ah Um

Minor Threat – Out of Step

Mississippi John Hurt – The Best of Mississippi John Hurt

Ennio Morricone – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly OST

Nas – Illmatic

Nirvana – Unplugged

The Notorious B.I.G. – Ready to Die

Pavement – Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain

Pearl Jam – Ten

Liz Phair – Exile in Guyville

Pink Floyd – Animals

Pixies – Doolittle

Pulp – This Is Hardcore

Radiohead – The Bends

Rage Against The Machine – Rage Against The Machine

Ramones – Road To Ruin

Otis Redding – The Dictionary Of Soul

Slick Rick – The Great Adventures Of…

The Rolling Stones – Aftermath

Frank Sinatra – In the Wee Small Hours

Bruce Springsteen – Darkness of the Edge of Town

The Stone Roses – The Stone Roses

Taj Mahal – Take A Giant Step/De Ole Folks at Home
Talking Heads – True Stories

Television – Marquee Moon

The Temptations – Gettin’ Ready

The Travelling Wilburys – The Traveling Wilburys Vol. 1

Ike and Tina Turner – Workin’ Together

Van Halen – Fair Warning

Townes Van Zandt – Live at the Old Quarter

The Velvet Underground – The Velvet Underground and Nico

Tom Waits – Small Change

The Who – Who’s Next

Wilco – Being There

Hank Williams – The Unreleased Recordings

Stevie Wonder – Songs in the Key of Life

Neil Young – Harvest

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