These are some of the albums that I listened to as I was growing up and learning to play the guitar. Many of these albums mark specific periods in my musical and personal development.
They are not in any particular order. Click on the "album cover" to go to Wikipedia.
"It's simple, you just take something and then you do something to it, and then you do something else to it. Keep doing this and pretty soon you've got something." - artist Jasper Johns when asked to describe what was involved in the creative process