Frank Zappa

History 30 Jazz Fusion Albums

A History of Jazz Fusion in 30 Essential Albums

A 30-album guide through jazz’s funkiest and most cosmic realms.

Frank Zappa Beginners Guide

A Beginner’s Guide to the Surreal Music of Frank Zappa

A first-timer’s guide to the complex and overwhelming catalog of Frank Zappa.

25 Essential Musical Families

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

10 Essential Dystopian Albums

10 Albums to provide a roadmap for the next four years.

classic snl musical performances

10 Classic SNL musical performances

Treble highlights 10 classic musical performances from throughout the show’s history.

Billie Holiday Baltimore albums

10 Essential Baltimore Albums

10 of the best albums recorded in Charm City, or by Balmer artists, as they say.

Joanna Newsom, lounging in excessive opulence

10 Double Albums That Make Better Single Albums

Sometimes a good album needs an edit to become great.

50 songs for 50 states

50 Songs for 50 States

A 4th of July playlist spectacular.

For the Record Vol. 1

For the Record: Volume 1

The first of an ongoing series in which we listen to five classics, which we haven’t heard before.