Best Albums of 1985:

1. REM Fables of the Reconstruction
2. Dire Straits Brothers in Arms
3. Suzanne Vega Suzanne Vega
4. Ray Davies Return to Waterloo
5. Long Ryders State of Our Union
6. Flash & the Pan Early Morning Wake Up Call
7. Tom Petty Southern Accents
8. Marshall Crenshaw Downtown
9. Fairport Convention Gladys' Leap
10. John Fogerty Centerfield
11. Everly Brothers Born Yesterday
12. Bob Dylan Empire Burlesque
13. The Clash Cut the Crap
14. John Cale Artificial Intelligence
15. Midnight Oil Species Deceases
16. Nena Itīs All In The Game
17. Rick Nelson All My Best
18. Kate Bush Hounds of Love
19. Smiths Meat is Murder
20. Cure The Head on the Door
21. Marillion Misplaced Childhood
22. Richard Thompson Across a Crowded Room
23. Green on Red Gas Food Lodging
24. Lloyd Cole Easy Pieces
25. Talking Heads Little Creatures
26. Tears for Fears Songs From the Big Chair
27. Eurythmics Be Yourself Tonight
28. Pete Townshend White City: A Novel
29. Til Tuesday Voices Carry
30. Supertramp Brother Where You Bound
31. Neil Young Old Ways

BACK to 1984
FORWARD to 1986