#28. Arcade Fire – Funeral

Artist: Arcade Fire

Album: Funeral

Country: Canada

Released: Sept 2004 in North America, Feb 2005 in Europe

Web: Arcade Fire Official Website Metacritic

Favourite tracks: Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels) #2 (Laika) #3 (Power Out) #4 (7 Kettles), Crown of Love, Wake Up, Rebellion (Lies)

To quote an allmusic review: These are songs that pump blood back into the heart as fast and furiously as it’s draining from the sleeve on which it beats.

This is one of the best debut albums of the early 2000’s!