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A History of Alt-Country in 40 Essential Tracks

A 40-year survey of country’s underground, punk rock evolution.

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10 Great Albums Featuring Famous Backing Bands

When the headliners become the support band.

25 Essential Musical Families

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

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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.

Roundtable: Build your own supergroup

Our ringers for lineups of extra-super supergroups.

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10 Essential Post-Modern Gospel Songs

10 Songs that take the Holy Spirit to weird places.

10 Essential Late-Career Peak Albums

10 artists who triumphed after releasing decades of material.

10 Essential Songs About Guitars

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

10 Essential Artistic Reinvention Albums

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

10 Essential 21st Century Country Albums

The best and brightest of Nashville in the new century.

10 Essential Live Albums

10 elusive documents of a thrilling live performance.

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10 Songs About Working for the Man

Treble salutes the working stiffs with 10 songs about working for the man.

10 Essential Comeback Albums

A survey of some much-heralded returns from 1984 to the present.

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Treble Roundtable: Make your own genre

Our favorite styles of music that don’t have a name.

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Treble’s 50 Favorite Vocalists

Our favorite singers, screamers, crooners and spitters.

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10 Covers Albums: One Artist, Many Tributes

Johnny, Willie, Billy and others pay tributes to myriad influences.