Stephan Jürgens - Philatelie & mehr

Zehn Scheiben, die meine Welt bewegten ...

Autor: Stephan Jürgens

On 14 Mai I got nominated on Facebook. The Rules: 10 albums, which had me influcend very much on ten consecutive days. No explanation, no review, just the cover in no special order.

Day 1

Dire Straits - Brothers in Arms

Dire Straits - Brothers in Arms (1985)

The first CD I bought - months before I bought a CD player.

Day 2

Private Dancer

Tina Turner - Private Dancer (1983)

Came as a gift from the dealer where I bought my first CD player ...

Day 3

Live at Wembley

Meat Loaf - Live (1987)

My first "Meat Loaf" CD ... now standing between all his studio albums in my cd shelf.

Day 4

Mas Hysteria

Carolyne Mas - Mas Hysteria (1980)

Given to me on tape in the early eigthies by a girlfriend of my sister ... took me a few years ... but this is one of the best rock LPs of all time ...

Day 5

A Slight Case of Overbombing

The Sisters of Mercy - A Slight Case of Overbombing (1993)

A band named after a Leonard Cohen song - and produced by Jim Steinman (the master mind behind the Bat out of Hell trilogy) ... in reality it was two Maxi CDs ("Temple of Love" and "More"), which let me discover this mastermind/drum computer duo (with guest singers and musicians on most tracks),

Day 6


Spider Murphy Gang ‎– Skandal Im Sperrbezirk (1981)


Day 7

I love Emilia

VA ‎– I love Emilia (2012)

One of the best benefiz concerts Jovanotti played ...

Day 8

I love Emilia

Poesie noire ‎– Oblivion (2012)

Belgian Cold Wave mit genialen Versionen der Sisters, Cure und The The ... die eigenen Tracks sind hier nicht relevant, da sind auf dem zugehörigen Longplayer bessere ...

Day 9

American Recordings

Johnny Cash - American Recordings (1994)

I'm not sure which is the best of the "American Recordings" series ...

Day 10

American Recordings

Queen & Friends - Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert (1992)

The best entertainer ins the world - or just second to Frank Sinatra? Who knows.

And here a few which were in "race" but lost against others, which made it into the Top 10.

Hipnosis - Pulstar Simon & Garfunkel ‎– The Concert In Central Park Gianna Nannini ‎– Giannissima (Live)

New Order ‎– Substance Joy Division - Substance Herbert Grönemeyer ‎– ? What's All This

Sinead O'Connor ‎– I do not want what I haven't got Billy Bragg - The Internationale VA ‎– I'm your fan

Ralf Bendix ‎– Babysitter Boogie Die Ärzte - Nach uns die Sintflut Marius Müller Westernhagen ‎– Mit Pfefferminz bin ich dein Prinz