Rolo McGinty (The Woodentops) – Top 10 AlbumsDuring his recent interview with Rolo McGinty, Louder Than War’s Paul Scott-Bates asked for a run down of The Woodentops front-man’s Top 10 Albums. Some interesting and entertaining choices were revealed.

What are your favourite Top 10 albums of all time?

Hard one that, eek!
Here’s some.
A rough list.


Suicide – Suicide

Suicide – The Second Album (The First Rehearsal Tapes)
Awesome ahead of timeness.


James Brown – In the Jungle Groove
The body rocking master.


Miles Davis – Sketches Of Spain
Time stands still.


John Martyn – Solid Air
His voice and guitar stroke the brain!


Soul To Soul (Music From The Original Soundtrack)
Absolutely firing soul music.


Iggy Pop – The Idiot
The guy is the meaning of Rock And Roll.


Grace Jones – Nightclubbing
Science fiction reggae of the highest order.


Lil’ Louis And The World – Journey with The Lonely
Club floor Perfection.


Kraftwerk – Man Machine
Even now they are amazing live as I recently witnessed.


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All words by Paul Scott-Bates. More of Paul’s writing on Louder Than War can be found here. Paul’s website is hiapop Blog. Paul is working hard to save Radio Lancashire’s On The Wire, the BBCs longest running alternative music programme. Follow him on twitter as @saveonthewire for all On The Wire news or follow hiapop Blog on Twitter, @hiapop.

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