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10 Essential Manhattan Albums

Our series of essentials from the Five Boroughs kicks off with some NYC classics.

Essential Merge Records Tracks

Merge Records: 30 Years, 30 Tracks

30 years of top-notch indie rock in 30 songs.

10 Essential Bristol Albums

Ten must-listen recordings from the UK hub, best known for its trip-hop exports.

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The Best Albums of January 2019

One month into a year is never quite enough to understand how the next 11…

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10 Essential Punk Blues Albums

From the Delta on over to the Sunset Strip.

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10 Essential Delaware Albums

Essential jams from the First State.

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10 Essential Self-Referential Songs

Too clever for their own good? Or amusingly meta?

10 Essential Next-Level Albums

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

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The 20 Most Anticipated Albums of Winter/Spring 2019

A lineup of the albums we can’t wait to spin in the year ahead.

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Best of 2018: Individual Ballots

The top 10 albums from each contributor to Treble’s year-end top 50.

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The 10 Best Reissues of 2018

After the best new music of the year, the best classic material to achieve new life.

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The 10 Best Jazz Albums of 2018

The best albums in one of the best years for jazz in a long time.

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Top 50 Albums of 2018

The 50 albums we agreed whipped the most ass this year.

Top 100 Songs of 2018

Our favorite tracks from the past year.

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The 10 Best Electronic Albums of 2018

The best in samples, synthesizers, beats and programs of 2018.

The Best Metal Albums of 2018

The Top 25 Metal Albums of 2018

Twenty-five albums that hit the hardest from the past 12 months.

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The Worst Music Moments of 2018

Some stuff sucked this year

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The Year in Quotes: 2018

The notable quotables from some of our favorite artists this year.

25 Essential Musical Families

A look at the famous families that helped shape pop music as we know it.