Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

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Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby Honorio » Sun Aug 13, 2017 4:05 pm

Let's start a teen age riot!



Sonic Youth's "Daydream Nation" (1988)

Tracklisting:
01 | Teen Age Riot
02 | Silver Rocket
03 | The Sprawl
04 | 'Cross the Breeze
05 | Eric's Trip
06 | Total Trash
07 | Hey Joni
08 | Providence
09 | Candle
10 | Rain King
11 | Kissability
12 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.

I've decided to count "Trilogy" as an only track and not three because in the initial release was like that, even if posterior releases (including the Spotify album) list it as three separate tracks.

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby luvulongTIM » Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:20 pm

1. Teen Age Riot
4. 'Cross the Breeze
7. Hey Joni
6. Total Trash
5. Eric's Trip
11. Kissability
9. Candle
12 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.
3. The Sprawl
10. Rain King
2. Silver Rocket
8. Providence
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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby DaveC » Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:25 pm

01 | Teen Age Riot
12 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.
03 | The Sprawl
09 | Candle
11 | Kissability
04 | 'Cross the Breeze
02 | Silver Rocket
06 | Total Trash
10 | Rain King
05 | Eric's Trip
07 | Hey Joni
08 | Providence

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby jamieW » Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:13 pm

01 | Teen Age Riot*
12 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.*
04 | 'Cross the Breeze*
07 | Hey Joni
02 | Silver Rocket
11 | Kissability
03 | The Sprawl
09 | Candle
10 | Rain King
08 | Providence
06 | Total Trash
05 | Eric's Trip

Personal favorites *
Overall album rating: 7.67 (Very good)

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby ordinaryperson » Tue Aug 15, 2017 12:47 am

"There's one big dead end in my head and not a moment of peace."

01 | Teen Age Riot
02 | 'Cross the Breeze
03 | The Sprawl
04 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.
05 | Candle
06 | Eric's Trip
07 | Rain King
08 | Silver Rocket
09 | Kissability
10 | Hey Joni
11 | Total Trash
12 | Providence
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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby Honorio » Wed Aug 16, 2017 11:30 am

01 | Teen Age Riot
03 | The Sprawl
04 | 'Cross the Breeze
09 | Candle
02 | Silver Rocket
08 | Providence
12 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.
05 | Eric's Trip
11 | Kissability
07 | Hey Joni
06 | Total Trash
10 | Rain King

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby Nassim » Sun Aug 20, 2017 7:39 pm

9. Candle
4. 'Cross the Breeze
1. Teen Age Riot
2. Silver Rocket
7. Hey Joni
12. Trilogy
10. Rain King
3. The Sprawl
5. Eric's Trip
6. Total Trash
11. Kissability
8. Providence

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby Live in Phoenix » Fri Aug 25, 2017 1:04 am

01 | Teen Age Riot
02 | Candle
03 | Silver Rocket
04 | The Sprawl
05 | 'Cross the Breeze
06 | Total Trash
07 | Providence
08 | Rain King
09 | Hey Joni
10 | Kissability
11 | Eric's Trip
12 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.

This was a present in the summer of '94 for my 16th birthday.

Ha, I think I know where "Providence" is ending up Sunday.

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby Honorio » Sun Aug 27, 2017 1:45 pm

Results after the first week of voting:
01 | Teen Age Riot | 1,3 points
02 | 'Cross the Breeze | 3,3 points
03 | Candle | 4,4 points
04 | The Sprawl | 5,1 points
05 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr. | 5,9 points
06 | Silver Rocket | 6,1 points
07 | Hey Joni | 7,4 points
08 | Kissability | 8,0 points
09 | Total Trash | 8,7 points
10 | Eric's Trip | 8,7 points
11 | Rain King | 8,9 points
12 | Providence | 10,1 points

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby Ulysses » Wed Sep 06, 2017 7:04 am

Possibly my all-time favorite album, still the essential alt rock album out there. Only 'I Can Hear The Heart Beating As One' competes in terms of quality (not influence), in my opinion.

1. Silver Rocket
2. Teen Age Riot
3. Total Trash
4. Hey Joni
5. Trilogy
6. Cross The Breeze
7. Eric's Trip
8. Sprawl
9. Candle
10. Rain King
11. Kissability
12. Providence

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby Listyguy » Tue Oct 31, 2017 11:54 pm

01 | Teen Age Riot
04 | 'Cross the Breeze
09 | Candle
02 | Silver Rocket
07 | Hey Joni
05 | Eric's Trip
11 | Kissability
12 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.
06 | Total Trash
03 | The Sprawl
08 | Providence
10 | Rain King

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby bootsy » Sat Dec 02, 2017 9:57 pm

01 | Teen Age Riot
03 | The Sprawl
04 | 'Cross the Breeze
07 | Hey Joni
09 | Candle
02 | Silver Rocket
06 | Total Trash
10 | Rain King
12 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.
05 | Eric's Trip
11 | Kissability
08 | Providence

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby talking » Sat Mar 17, 2018 1:16 am

'Cross the Breeze
Teen Age Riot
The Trilogy
Total Trash
The Sprawl
Providence
Candle
Rain King
Eric's Trip
Hey Joni
Silver Rocket
Kissability
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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby Honorio » Sat Mar 17, 2018 8:27 am

Hi talking:
1. Maybe you forgot to rank "Hey Joni" or should I put it last on your list?
2. We ranked the three parts of "Trilogy" as one song, since you put "Eliminator, Jr." on # 4 I assigned this position to "Trilogy" on your list

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby talking » Sat May 26, 2018 1:59 pm

Fixed

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby Honorio » Sat May 26, 2018 5:34 pm

Thank you, talking!

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby fasbjd » Sat May 26, 2018 6:52 pm

Tough to list - consistently great album.

01 | Teen Age Riot
02 | Total Trash
03 | Silver Rocket
04 | 'Cross the Breeze
05 | Eric's Trip
06 | Hey Joni
07 | Candle
08 | The Sprawl
09 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.
10 | Kissability
11 | Rain King
12 | Providence

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby Honorio » Sun May 27, 2018 7:10 am

Welcome to Rank the Tracks, fasbjd!

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Re: Rank the Tracks: Sonic Youth's Daydream Nation (1988)

Postby bonnielaurel » Thu Jul 05, 2018 3:37 am

11 | Kissability
02 | Silver Rocket
01 | Teen Age Riot
03 | The Sprawl
12 | Trilogy: a) The Wonder b) Hyperstation z) Eliminator Jr.
10 | Rain King
06 | Total Trash
07 | Hey Joni
04 | 'Cross the Breeze
09 | Candle
05 | Eric's Trip
08 | Providence
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