The List, 2008, #30-21

Starting the final week!
The latest installment of my Top 100 All-time Favorites list for 2008 looks like this:

30
King Crimson 1981
Discipline
Me and my uncle, playing Monopoly, eating crab legs. Me wondering if this was the Talking Heads. Go Belew! Go!
29
Gillian Welch 1998
Hell Among The Yearlings
Death, whiskey, morphine, winter, murder. Beautiful.
28
Led Zeppelin 1973
Houses Of The Holy
Where’s that confounded title track?
27
Elliott Smith 1998
XO
Elliott, Elliott, Elliott. Sigh.
26
The Beastie Boys 1994
Ill Communication
B-Boys makin with the freak freak.
25
Pink Floyd 1975
Wish You Were Here
Wish you weren’t so overplayed.
24
Spoon 2007
Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga
Getting dangerously close to commercial appeal. But still fantastic.
23
Nick Drake 1972
Pink Moon
I too gave up a career in music in order to become a computer programmer.
22
REM 1984
Reckoning
"Time After Time" is my least favorite song, and "Little America" is my most favorite.
21
Andrew Bird 2005
Mysterious Production Of Eggs
Did he just say he wanted to drill a tiny hole into her head? Should I laugh?

And the histogram for #100-#21 looks like this:

(release dates of records listed so far, grouped into five-year spans)

Next exciting installment will be out on Wednesday Wednesday!