Music For A New Society (album) by John Cale

Music For A New Society
Music For A New Society by John Cale (1982)
Overall rank: 2,620th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
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Award Top albums of 1982 (46th)
Award Top albums of the 1980s (418th)
Award Best albums of all time (2,620th)

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John Cale bestography

Music For A New Society is ranked 3rd best out of 39 albums by John Cale on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by John Cale is Paris 1919 which is ranked number 814 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 3,212.

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From flamingyesdept 11/30/2016 16:04
A lost masterpiece. Raw, uncompromising and powerful.
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From apeiron 03/14/2015 23:58
Another diamond still to be discovered...
Cale's best alongside with Paris 1919.
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From lancashirearab 08/29/2012 07:13
This is my favourite John Cale album. The sounds are amazing.
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From Johniban 09/27/2009 16:58
A very intense & personal album. I prefer this one above 'Paris 1919' wich is more accessive.
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Best Albums of 1982
1. Thriller by Michael Jackson
2. The Number Of The Beast by Iron Maiden
3. Nebraska by Bruce Springsteen
4. The Dreaming by Kate Bush
5. Pornography by The Cure
6. Avalon by Roxy Music
7. 1999 by Prince
8. Love Over Gold by Dire Straits
9. Rio by Duran Duran
10. The Nightfly by Donald Fagen
11. Imperial Bedroom by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
12. New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84) by Simple Minds
13. English Settlement by XTC
14. Combat Rock by The Clash
15. Bad Brains by Bad Brains
16. Peter Gabriel IV by Peter Gabriel
17. The Great Twenty-Eight by Chuck Berry
18. Screaming For Vengeance by Judas Priest
19. Hex Enduction Hour by The Fall
20. Shoot Out The Lights by Richard & Linda Thompson


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