Treble’s Top 10

Shabaka and the Ancestors best jazz of 2016

The 10 Best Jazz Albums of 2016

Free jazz, fusion, Afrobeat and ECM.

Factory Records

10 Essential Factory Records Tracks

The best moments in a post-punk giant’s history.

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10 Essential Chemical Brothers Collaborations

10 great partnerships between the Chemical Brothers and a star vocalist.

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10 Terrifying Music Videos

Music videos that’ll make your skin crawl.

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10 Essential Side-long Tracks

10 songs that take up a lot of vinyl real estate.

10 Essential 21st Century Concept Albums

10 recent albums with consistent, compelling narrative threads.

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10 Songs With Tasteful Handclaps

(Clap, clap) We celebrate (clap, clap) songs with (clap, clap) great handclaps (Clap!).

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10 Essential Chamber Pop Albums

Ten albums to help you warm up as the air starts to chill.

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10 Essential Sludge Metal Albums

A roundup of 10 of the heaviest (and greatest!) albums in sludge.

10 Essential 21st Century Political Albums

A roundup of 10 of the best and most poignant socio-political commentaries in album form.

10 Essential Rap-Rock Hybrids

The mixture of rap and rock music is one with more than its share of…

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10 Essential Brazil Albums

Welcome back to the Treble World Tour, a series of Top 10s covering albums that…

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10 Essential Plunderphonics Tracks

Since the ceremonious return of The Avalanches earlier this year, the term “plunderphonics” has been…

10 Essential Color Albums

Throughout pop music, there are various albums that are known only by their album cover’s…

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10 Misleading Opening Tracks

Every album deserves a great opener. But not every album, great or less than great…

10 Essential Triple Albums

It’s an impressive enough feat to make a double-length album that holds together well without…

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10 Essential Songs About Guitars

Last week, we put together a list of our Top 100 Guitarists, which led to…

Yellow Magic Orchestra

10 Essential Tokyo Albums

Welcome back to the Treble World Tour, a series of Top 10s covering albums that…

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10 Essential Neo-Soul Albums

Neo-soul is a lot like shoegaze. Or goth rock. Or alternative. Or indie. Not that…

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10 Essential Cold War Albums

“Yeah, everybody’s got a bomb.” In the 1980s, the Cold War was an inescapable aspect…