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33 Essential Album Trilogies

Legendary albums come in threes.

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91 Essential Alternative Rock Albums of the ’90s

An overview of a decade of underground music invading the mainstream

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Blur : The Ballad of Darren

The Britpop icons’ first album in eight years pairs a sense of finality with rejuvenation and reconnection


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Plus Damon Locks and Rob Mazurek, Outer Heaven, and Fatboi Sharif and Steel Tipped Dove

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Kendrick Lamar, Blur, Depeche Mode top Primavera Sound 2023 lineup

Plus Japanese Breakfast, FKA twigs, Sparks, Unwound, Emeralds and more

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10 Essential ’90s Movie Soundtracks

Looking back at a soundtrack renaissance.

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The Top 100 Cover Songs

Our round-up of the greatest covers of all time, as voted by Treble’s staff.

The 30 Best Bands of the Past 30 Years

We surveyed music since 1988 to determine the best groups in the game.

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The arrival of Radiohead’s ‘OK Computer’ was a big deal for alternative in 1997

How Radiohead saved alternative (sort of) from a pit of mediocrity toward the late ’90s.

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10 Essential ’90s Alternative B-Sides

The best undersides in the decade of alt-rock.

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10 Essential Post-Modern Gospel Songs

10 Songs that take the Holy Spirit to weird places.

10 Essential Artistic Reinvention Albums

Ten albums that presented a fresh start or an unexpected transformation.

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10 Essential Breakup songs

A bummed-out Valentine’s Day playlist.

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Blur : The Magic Whip

The Britpop heroes make a visit to Hong Kong and craft a modern album inspired by its isolation and technology.

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New releases: 4/28

Blur, Prefuse 73, Raekwon and Braids all dropping new material this week.

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Stream Blur’s The Magic Whip

Listen to the Britpop heroes’ eighth album now.

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Stream: New Blur track, “There Are Too Many of Us”

Hear another track from The Magic Whip.