Building a 100 album vinyl collection 3 must have albums are?

No opera or rap in the three must haves. Sorry.


Spirit  Willie Nelson

Live in London  Leonard Cohen 

John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman 

David Bowie - Ziggy Stardust and Low

The Clash - London Calling

The Cowboy Junkies - The Trinity Sessions 

Jeff Buckley - Grace

Tom Waits - Blue Valentine

Prince Far I - Message From The King

Television - Marquee Moon.

Van Morrison - Moondance

Everything But The Girl - Eden

Impossible to limit to three ... The joy is in the exploration and discovery of what you like and love.


The Clash - London Calling

All killer no filler album that covers all from rock, rockabilly, pop etc. Great songwriting, diverse but still so coherent.

Talk Talk - Laughing Stock

A workd to get lost in, great recording too.

+1 for Sinatra at the Sands

A genius at its peak. Tight, swinging orchestra.

Double Record's, for the extra Vinyl...

White Album

Waiting for Columbus

Babylon by Bus


Muddy Waters Folk Singer

The Beatles White Album

Ben Webster Meets Oscar Peterson