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33 Essential Album Trilogies

Legendary albums come in threes.

Best Music Box Sets of 2023

The Best Music Box Sets of 2023

Our favorite deluxe and expanded editions surveying albums, eras, labels and historic concerts

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35 Essential Sub Pop Albums

Honoring the label’s anniversary with a roundup of some of its greatest releases.

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91 Essential Alternative Rock Albums of the ’90s

An overview of a decade of underground music invading the mainstream

Nirvana In Utero

Treble 100: No. 36, Nirvana – In Utero

The final album from the Seattle trio tested the limits of where a commercial audience would follow them

Nirvana In Utero deluxe reissue

Nirvana In Utero deluxe reissues announced for 30th anniversary

5xCD and 8xLP versions feature 53 previously unreleased live cuts

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The 50 Best Live Albums

The greatest documents of a thrilling live performance.

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The 150 Best Albums of the 1980s

A look back at one of the greatest decades of musical innovation.

Lead Belly In the Pines

“In the Pines” — A song that remains open-ended after 150 years

Untangling the mystery within the song and the one from whence it came

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20 Essential Albums Recorded by Steve Albini

With a new Shellac album just around the corner, we assemble a list of our favorites with Albini behind the boards.

Nirvana Nevermind reissue

Nirvana’s Nevermind to be reissued for 30th anniversary

Super Deluxe Edition features four previously unreleased live shows.

Holiday Gift Guide 2020

Holiday Gift Guide 2020

15 music-related gift ideas to make the holiday season a little less crummy.

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Shadow of the Horns: Gateway Grunge

How Alice in Chains, Soundgarden and Nirvana made me love metal.

Nirvana Unplugged vinyl reissue

Nirvana’s MTV Unplugged In New York to be reissued on vinyl

Colored vinyl edition features five previously unreleased rehearsal tracks.

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Nirvana’s Bleach is still as potent after 30 years

The iconic grunge tome turns 30 this year.

Sub Pop Records: 30 Years, 30 Tracks

An anniversary playlist for the influential Seattle label.

Top 100 Cover Songs

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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10 Essential ’90s Alternative B-Sides

The best undersides in the decade of alt-rock.