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    Default What Is The Greatest Album Of 1985? [POLL]

    Here's a tough one to vote for considering all the great rock albums released in 1985:

    What Is The Greatest Album Of 1985? [POLL]
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    It's a toss up for me. Heart or Phil Collins.

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    Heart .
    "There's too many people on this basketball that's floating around the sun, who are too afraid to allow themselves to FEEL" - Edward Van Halen
    "Van Halen was never about the singer..." - a very wise fan.
    "Embrace the past. Live in the moment but keep your eyes on the future, and keep on moving forward..." - Richie Sambora

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    The answer to that question is easy: Pentagram's self titled debut.

    These guys were the American version of Black Sabbath & had they been able to keep their shit together, would have been huge.


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    Everything on that list sucks !!!
    "The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants."

    “A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.”

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    HaHa i voted Ratt..But somehow did not notice INXS..It would have came down to those 2 for me and sitting here don't know if I would have changed my vote...But I do think INXS was awesome and I hate the way it ended up..No one wants to found dead after beating their meat...

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    That year must have been awful if those are the best ones

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    What Is The Greatest Album Of 1985?

    AFTERBURNER - ZZ Top
    BEHIND THE SUN - Eric Clapton
    BROTHERS IN ARMS - Dire Straits
    CENTERFIELD - John Fogerty
    THE DREAM OF THE BLUE TURTLES - Sting
    THE FIRM - The Firm
    HEART - Heart
    INVASION OF YOUR PRIVACY - Ratt
    LISTEN LIKE THIEVES - INXS
    NO JACKET REQUIRED - Phil Collins
    POWER WINDOWS - Rush
    SCARECROW - John Mellencamp
    SOUL TO SOUL - Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble
    SOUTHERN ACCENTS - Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
    THEATRE OF PAIN - Mötley Crüe

    I've got most of these...
    I don't have the Clapton, Sting, Phil Collins & SRV albums.
    I'd probably pick the Tom Petty album...
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    I'm not gonna bother to look at their Fucking list.

    It's Metal Church

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    Yo! What about The Skull from Trouble?

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Rover View Post
    I'm not gonna bother to look at their Fucking list.

    It's Metal Church

    Score, a direct hit. Good work, Rover.

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    George Strait - Something Special ("The Chair"). Featuring former Toto bassist David Hungate...

    Okay, seriously. Scorpions, World Wide Live. Who didn't have that cassette in a boom box?

    From the provided list, I'll go with JCM's "Scarecrow"....

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    I had Scarecrow on vinyl when it came out, but I'll go with Sting: Dream of the Blue Turtles.

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    AFTERBURNER - ZZ Top
    BEHIND THE SUN - Eric Clapton
    BROTHERS IN ARMS - Dire Straits
    CENTERFIELD - John Fogerty
    THE DREAM OF THE BLUE TURTLES - Sting
    THE FIRM - The Firm
    HEART - Heart
    INVASION OF YOUR PRIVACY - Ratt
    LISTEN LIKE THIEVES - INXS
    NO JACKET REQUIRED - Phil Collins
    POWER WINDOWS - Rush
    SCARECROW - John Mellencamp
    SOUL TO SOUL - Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble
    SOUTHERN ACCENTS - Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
    THEATRE OF PAIN - Mötley Crüe

    Not much in the way of slackers on that list, and it still doesn't include:

    Aerosmith Done With Mirrors
    AC/DC Fly On The Wall
    Big Audio Dynamite This Is Big Audio Dynamite
    Cheap Trick Standing On The Edge
    Hooters Nervous Night
    Mike + The Mechanics
    Robert Plant Shaken 'N Stirred
    Simple Minds Once Upon A Time
    Talking Heads Little Creatures

    but the winner ultimately has to be:

    Billy Crystal Mahvelous! (j/k!)

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    Power...Fucking...Windows...

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