Treble’s Top 10

10 Essential Next-Level Albums

10 times where a great album took it to the next stage.

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10 Essential Ska Tracks

Pick it up, pick it up, pick it up!

Epic Opening Tracks

10 Epic Opening Tracks

Albums that kick off with a track that goes the distance.

essential Flying Nun albums

10 Essential Flying Nun Albums

A 10-album history lesson for New Zealand’s most iconic record label.

infamous live albums

10 Infamous Live Albums

Ten albums recorded during weird, chaotic and unpredictable live shows.

10 Essential Bomb Squad Productions

The greatest booms from hip-hop’s legendary wrecking crew.

Essential Rhode Island albums Lightning Bolt

10 Essential Rhode Island Albums

Ten must-listens from the Ocean State.

10 Essential One-Track Albums

Track separations don’t always make the album.

Songs that reference other songs

10 Essential Songs That Reference Other Songs

Subtle, clever tributes to songs within songs.

best hip-hop albums of 1988

The Best Hip-Hop Albums of 1988

Ten albums that changed the course of rap music.

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10 Essential Electroclash Tracks

The trashy neon highlights of a brief but fun, hedonistic ’00s-era relic.

More of the best psychedelic albums

10 More of the Best Psychedelic Albums

An appendix to our master list of essential psych gems.

Essential Post-Britpop

10 Essential Post-Britpop tracks

10 tracks that carried Britpop’s aesthetic into a new era.

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10 Bands That Changed Their Sound

A selection of artists who reinvented themselves in bold ways.

Essential Power Pop Albums Big Star

10 Essential Power Pop Albums

“Power” and “pop” aren’t exactly contradictions. Few people can look at someone like Taylor Swift…

One-chorus wonders Pink Floyd

10 One-Chorus Wonders

Ten songs where the hook-filled climax happens only once.

10 Rap Songs That Sample Other Rap Songs

One good beat break deserves another.

stunt songs

10 Essential Stunt Songs

Songs that were made just because they could be.