Sunday, January 17, 2010

'Frampton Comes Alive!' Named Top Classic Album That "Accidentally Ruined Music"

In a list compiled by that bastion of great music journalism (Spike TV), the iconic 1976 live double album by Peter Frampton, 'Frampton Comes Alive!' has been named the number one classic album which "accidentally ruined music".

In choosing the album, the site states that 'Frampton Comes Alive!'" literally changed music overnight, turning the record industry into very big business, pushing music further away from its artistic roots, ushering in the era of pop stars and turning musicians into products and brands overnight".

Others on the list include Guns N' Roses' 'Appetite For Destruction', Van Halen 'Van Halen', The Sex Pistols' 'Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols', Michael Jackson's 'Thriller', Bob Marley's 'Legend', Nirvana's 'Nevermind', The Beastie Boys' 'Paul's Boutique' and 'Rage Against The Machine' Rage Against The Machine'. To read the entire list and their reasons behind their choices go to this location.

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