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KEXP Variety music charts for 1996
January
1. Joel RL Phelps Warm Springs Night El Recordo
2. The Schramms Rock Paper/Walk 2 Delphi ESD
3. Mu-ziq In Pine Effect Astralwerks
4. Chumbawumba Swinging with Raymond One Little Indian
5. (Soundtrack) Dead Man Walking Columbia
6. Flying Saucer Attack Chorus Drag City
7. (Various) Global Divas Rounder
8. Ted Hawkins Songs From Venice Beach Evidence
9. (Various) Planet Squeezebox Ellipsis Arts
10. Diferenz Jazz Workshop Shadow
11. The Pharcyde Labcabincalifornia Delicious Vinyl
12. (Various) Outernational Meltdown B&W Music
13. SF Seals Truth Walks In Sleepy Matador
14. Loop Guru Amrita North South
15. Wayne Hancock Thunderstorms & Neon Signs Dejadisc
16. The Bats Couchmaster Mammoth
17. Stereolab Refried Ectoplasm Drag City
18. G Love & Special Sauce Coast To Coast Motel Okeh/Epic
19. Blonde Redhead La Mia Vita Violenta Smells Like
20. Clusone Trio I Am An Indian Gramavision
21. John Coltrane Stellar Regions/Sunship Impulse!
22. Man..Or Astro-Man? Intravenous TV Continuum One Louder
23. (Various) Fat Jazzy Grooves, V 11 & 12 New Breed
24. Tindersticks The Bloomsbury Theatre This Way Up
25. Roy Montgomery Temple IV Kranky
26. Noise Addict Meet the Real You Grand Royal
27. Mountain Goats Sweden Shrimper
28. (Various) The Exotic Trilogy, 1 KBZ 200
29. Spare Snare Spare Snare Prospective
30. King Sunny Ade E Dide Get Up Mesa/Bluemoon
31. Jah Wobble Heaven & Earth Island UK
32. Poem Rocket Felix Cupla PCP
33. Mansour Seck N'der Fouta Toora, Vol 2 Stern's Africa
34. New Bomb Turks Pissing Out The Poison Crypt
35. (Various) Not Fade Away Decca
36. Rupununi Satari Steaming Jungle Ariwa/RAS
37. Julian Cope Presents 20 Mothers American
38. Dub Addxx Dub Mission Black Matrix
39. Brian Eno/Jah Wobble Spinner Gyroscope
40. Cypress Hill III(Temples Of Boom) Ruffhouse/Columbia
41. Robert Ward Black Bottom Black Top
42. Pizzacato Five The Sound Of Music By.. Matador
43. Thirty Ought Six Hag Seed Mute
44. (Various) History Of Space Age Pop MCA
45. Guy Davis Stomp Down Rider Red House
46. Old 97s Wreck Your Life Bloodshot
47. Robson Banda Greatest Hits, Vol 1 Zimbob
48. Esquivel Cabaret Manana RCA
49. Jonah Sithole Sabhuku Zimbob
50. (Various) Troubadours of British Folk Rhino
51. Ballistic Brothers London Hooligan Soul Junior Boy
52. Mick Harvey Intoxicated Man Mute
53. (Various) Chomp! 2 Kool
54. Garden Variety Knocking The Skill Level Headhunter/Cargo
55. (Various) Step Right Up Manifesto
56. Ile Aiye Black Chant Interra
57. 9 Lazy 9 The Herb Shadow
58. Partopi Tao Group Tapanuli Vol 1 Interra
59. Goldie Timeless FFRR
60. King Kong Me Hungry Drag City
February
1. Cibo Matto Viva! La Woman Warner Bros
2. 16 Horsepower Sackcloth 'n Ashes A&M
3. Wayne Horvitz/Pigpen Live In Poland Cavity Search
4. Long John Hunter Border Town Legend Alligator
5. (Various) Twisted Willie Justice
6. Whiskeytown Faithless Street MoodFood
7. (Various) Cocktail Mix, Vol 1-3 Rhino
8. Joel RL Phelps Warm Springs Night El Recordo
9. (Soundtrack) Dead Man Walking Columbia
10. Cephas & Wiggins Cool Down Alligator
11. Loop Guru Amrita North South
12. (Various) Earthrise.Ntone.1 Instinct
13. Steve Lacy Actuality Cavity Search
14. Flying Saucer Attack Chorus Drag City
15. (Various) Outernational Meltdown B&W Music
16. Chumbawumba Swinging with Raymond One Little Indian
17. The Schramms Rock Paper/Walk 2 Delphi ESD
18. (Various) Global Divas Rounder
19. (Various) Planet Squeezebox Ellipsis Arts
20. Mu-ziq In Pine Effect Astralwerks
21. Lambchop How I Quit Smoking Merge
22. Marta Sebestyen Kismet Hannibal
23. The Buckets The Buckets Slow River
24. DJ Food A Recipe for Disaster Ninja Tune
25. (Various) Ultra-Lounge Capitol
26. Golden Smog Down by the Old Mainstream Rykodisc
27. Money Mark Mark's Keyboard Repair Mo Wax
28. Jolene Hell's Half Acre Ardent
29. Stuntman Stuntman Link
30. Jack Logan Mood Elevator Medium Cool/Restless
31. Strange Orbit Hinterland Discovery
32. The Meices Dirty Bird London
33. (Various) Jive Nation Stern's/Earthworks
34. Jo Carol Pierce Bad Girls Upset Monkey Hill
35. (Various) If Ya Can't Stand Da Beat Ninja Tune USA
36. The Wedding Present Mini Plus Cooking Vinyl
37. (Various) Bite Back/Live at the Crocodile Popllama
38. (Various) Dub Over Dub Heartbeat
39. Pretty Mary Sunshine Bird Medicine Ricochet
40. (Various) Loungin' New Breed
41. Tortoise Millions Now Living Thrill Jockey
42. Movietone Movietone Planet
43. Jimmy Silva's Goat 5 Near the End of the Harbor Popllama
44. Noise Addict Meet the Real You Grand Royal
45. (Various) Sourcelab Source/Virgin France
46. Mansour Seck N'der Fouta Toora, Vol 2 Stern's Africa
47. (Various) Best of Straker's Rounder
48. (Various) The Exotic Trilogy, 1 KBZ 200
49. Roy Montgomery Temple IV Kranky
50. (Various) Fat Jazzy Grooves, V 11 & 12 New Breed
51. Mountain Goats Sweden Shrimper
52. (Soundtrack) LA Yellow 357 Yellow Productions
53. King Sunny Ade E Dide Get Up Mesa/Bluemoon
54. Resolve Jack Artists Only!
55. Rupununi Satari Steaming Jungle Ariwa/RAS
56. Jah Wobble Heaven & Earth Island UK
57. Poem Rocket Felix Cupla PCP
58. Jonah Sithole Sabhuku Zimbob
59. Man..Or Astro-Man? Intravenous TV Continuum One Louder
60. Tindersticks The Bloomsbury Theatre This Way Up
March
1. Silkworm Firewater Matador
2. Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Night Song Real World
3. Steve Earle I Feel Alright Warner Bros
4. Nick Cave Murder Ballads Reprise
5. Jesus Alemay's Cubanismo! Rykodisc
6. (Various) Cocktail Mix, Vol 1-3 Rhino
7. The Grifters Ain't My Lookout Sub Pop
8. Cibo Matto Viva! La Woman Warner Bros
9. Long John Hunter Border Town Legend Alligator
10. Wayne Horvitz/Pigpen Live In Poland Cavity Search
11. (Various) Harvest Song Ellipsis Arts
12. 16 Horsepower Sackcloth 'n Ashes A&M
13. (Various) Earthrise.Ntone.1 Instinct
14. Cephas & Wiggins Cool Down Alligator
15. Whiskeytown Faithless Street MoodFood
16. Steve Lacy Actuality Cavity Search
17. (Soundtrack) Dead Man Walking Columbia
18. (Various) Twisted Willie Justice
19. Joel RL Phelps Warm Springs Night El Recordo
20. Loop Guru Amrita North South
21. Tortoise Millions Now Living Thrill Jockey
22. The Spinanes Strand Sub Pop
23. (Various) Musiki Wa Dansi Africassette
24. The Derailers Jackpot Watermelon
25. Aisha Kandisha's Jarrg Shabeesation Rykodisc
26. Ronnie Dawson Rockinitis Crystal Clear
27. Girls Against Boys House of Girls vs Boys Touch And Go
28. (Various) Heavyweight Sound Blood And Fire
29. Untitled Untitled Drag City
30. The Buckets The Buckets Slow River
31. (Various) Three A.D. Waveform
32. Combustible Edison Schizophonic Sub Pop
33. Sea Saw Magnetophone Simple Machines
34. Jolene Hell's Half Acre Ardent
35. David S Ware Quartet Dao Homestead
36. Archers of Loaf The Speed Cattle Alias
37. (Various) Dub Over Dub Heartbeat
38. Marta Sebestyen Kismet Hannibal
39. Lambchop How I Quit Smoking Merge
40. (Various) Shaken, Not Stirred HiFi/Rykodisc
41. Mike Johnson Year Of Mondays TAG
42. (Various) Jive Nation Stern's/Earthworks
43. Spacetime Continuum Emit Ecaps Astralwerks
44. Pansy Division Wish I'd Taken Pictures Lookout
45. (Various) Ultra-Lounge Capitol
46. Taj Mahal Phantom Blues Private
47. Harold Budd/H Zazou Glyph Made To Measure
48. Jack Logan Mood Elevator Medium Cool/Restless
49. (Various) Loungin'V.2 New Breed
50. The Wedding Present Mini Plus Cooking Vinyl
51. (Various) Best of Straker's Rounder
52. (Various) Bite Back/Live at the Crocodile Popllama
53. Golden Smog Down by the Old Mainstream Rykodisc
54. (Various) Freezone 2 SSR Freezone
55. Stuntman Stuntman Link
56. (Various) If Ya Can't Stand Da Beat Ninja Tune USA
57. Strange Cargo Hinterland Discovery
58. (Various) Sourcelab Source/Virgin France
59. DJ Food A Recipe for Disaster Ninja Tune
60. The Meices Dirty Bird London
April
1. Los Lobos Colossal Head Warner Bros
2. Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Night Song Real World
3. Scud Mountain Boys Massachusetts Sub Pop
4. (Various) Planet Dub Mammoth/Planet Dog
5. Silkworm Firewater Matador
6. Bahamadia Kollage Chrysalis
7. (Various) Endless Record Complication Endless
8. Steve Earle I Feel Alright Warner Bros
9. Big Al Dupree Swing The Blues Dallas Blues Society
10. Magnog Magnog Kranky
11. Jesus Alemay's Cubanismo! Rykodisc
12. Nick Cave Murder Ballads Reprise
13. (Various) Brasil:A Century Of Song Blue Jackel
14. Brainiac Hissing Prigs In Static Touch & Go
15. The Spinanes Strand Sub Pop
16. (Various) Harvest Song Ellipsis Arts
17. The Grifters Ain't My Lookout Sub Pop
18. Long John Hunter Border Town Legend Alligator
19. (Various) Cocktail Mix, Vol 1-3 Rhino
20. Spacer Atlas Earth Pussyfoot
21. The Derailers Jackpot Watermelon
22. Pee Shy Who Let All The Monkeys Blue Gorilla/Mercury
23. The Dave & Deke Combo Hollywood Barn Dance Heydey
24. Pressure Drop Tearing The Silence Hard Hands
25. Mark Eitzel 60 Watt Silver Lining Warner Bros
26. Him Egg Southern
27. The Congos Heart Of The Congos Blood And Fire
28. Muhal Richard Abrams Think All, Focus One Black Saint
29. Don Walser Texas Top Hand Watermelon
30. Neutral Milk Hotel On Avery Island Merge
31. Ui Sidelong Southern
32. Pagan Babies Pagan Babies Nine Winds
33. Robert Earl Keen No. 2 Live Dinner Sugar Hill
34. (Various) Heavyweight Sound Blood And Fire
35. Jeff Palmer Island Universe Soul Note
36. Furry Things Big Saturday Illusion Trance Syndicate
37. The Honeydogs Everything, I Bet You October
38. Nightmares On Wax Smokers Delight TVT
39. Afghan Whigs Black Love Elektra
40. Juned Every Night For You Up Records
41. Pie Strictly Seance Big Top
42. Untitled Untitled Drag City
43. Groove Collective We The People Giant Stop
44. Ronnie Dawson Rockinitis Crystal Clear
45. Test Dept Totality Invisible
46. Girls Against Boys House of Girls vs Boys Touch And Go
47. Jolene Hell's Half Acre Ardent
48. David S Ware Quartet Dao Homestead
49. New & Used Consensus Knitting Factory
50. Marta Sebestyen Kismet Hannibal
51. Spacetime Continuum Emit Ecaps Astralwerks
52. Archers of Loaf The Speed Cattle Alias
53. (Various) Loungin'V.2 New Breed
54. Aisha Kandisha's Jarrg Shabeesation Rykodisc
55. (Various) Three A.D. Waveform
56. (Various) Shaken, Not Stirred HiFi/Rykodisc
57. Lambchop How I Quit Smoking Merge
58. Harold Budd/H Zazou Glyph Made To Measure
59. Mike Johnson Year Of Mondays TAG
60. Combustible Edison Schizophonic Sub Pop
May
1. Gillian Welch Revival Almo
2. D J Spooky Songs Of A Bad Dreamer Asphodel
3. Alvin Youngblood Hart Big Mama's Door OKeh/550 Music
4. D J Krush Meiso MoWax/FFRR
5. Scud Mountain Boys Massachusetts Sub Pop
6. Bill Frisell Quartet Nonesuch
7. Wooden Leg Wooden Leg ESD
8. Tek 9 It's Not What You Think SSR Crammed Discs
9. Moonshake Dirty & Divine C/Z
10. Los Lobos Colossal Head Warner Bros
11. (Various) Brasil:A Century Of Song Blue Jackel
12. Bahamadia Kollage Chrysalis
13. (Various) Planet Dub Mammoth/Planet Dog
14. Big Al Dupree Swing The Blues Dallas Blues Society
15. (Various) Endless Record Complication Endless
16. Spacer Atlas Earth Pussyfoot
17. Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Night Song Real World
18. Brainiac Hissing Prigs In Static Touch & Go
19. Jesus Alemay's Cubanismo! Rykodisc
20. Magnog Magnog Kranky
21. Cheri Knight The Knitter ESD
22. The Mighty Bop La Vague Sensorielle Quango
23. Bikini Kill Reject All American Kill Rock Stars
24. FoMoFlo Slugs & Firearms God Mountain
25. Massive Attack V M.P. No Protection Gyroscope
26. (Various) La Haine Delabel
27. Palace Music Arise Therefore Drag City
28. Boredoms Super Roots 6 WEA Japan
29. Citizens' Utilities Lost And Foundered Mute America
30. Polvo Exploded Drawing Touch & GO
31. David Shea The Tower Of Mirrors Sub Rosa
32. Pressure Drop Tearing The Silence Hard Hands
33. The Auteurs After Murder Park Hut USA
34. (Various) 1975-1995 Independencia Tinder
35. Stereolab Emperor Tomato Ketchup Elektra
36. Bardo Pond Amanita Matador
37. The Dave & Deke Combo Hollywood Barn Dance Heydey
38. Cocteau Twins Milk & Kisses Capitol
39. Guided By Voices Under The Bushes Under.. Matador
40. Mark Eitzel 60 Watt Silver Lining Warner Bros
41. Project W Project W Apraxia
42. Don Walser Texas Top Hand Watermelon
43. Nightmares On Wax Smokers Delight TVT
44. Richard Thompson You? Me? Us? Capitol
45. The Derailers Jackpot Watermelon
46. Neutral Milk Hotel On Avery Island Merge
47. The Congos Heart Of The Congos Blood And Fire
48. Untitled Untitled Drag City
49. Modest Mouse This Is A Long Drive Up Records
50. Him Egg Southern
51. Afghan Whigs Black Love Elektra
52. Jeff Palmer Island Universe Soul Note
53. Furry Things Big Saturday Illusion Trance Syndicate
54. Ui Sidelong Southern
55. Juned Every Night For You Up Records
56. Girls Against Boys House of Girls vs Boys Touch And Go
57. Fragile Porcelain Mice Frostbidding Artdamage
58. Groove Collective We The People Giant Step
59. Pie Strictly Seance Big Top
60. Pee Shy Who Let All The Monkeys Out?Blue Gorilla/Mercury
June
1. World Saxophone Quartet Four Now Justin Time
2. Spoon Telephono Matador
3. (Various) Cowabunga! The Surf Box Rhino
4. Bill Frisell Quartet Nonesuch
5. (Various) Plug In & Turn On x.3 Instinct
6. Chino XL Here To Save You All American
7. Squirrel Nut Zippers Hot Mammoth
8. FoMoFlo Slug & Firearms God Mountain
9. Gillian Welch Revival Almo
10. Boredoms Super Roots 6 WEA Japan
11. Alvin Youngblood Hart Big Mama's Door OKeh/550 Music
12. Bardo Pond Amanita Matador
13. (Various) Dope On Plastic 3 React
14. D J Spooky Songs Of A Dead Dreamer Asphodel
15. Scud Mountain Boys Massachusetts Sub Pop
16. Tek 9 It's Not What You Think SSR Crammed Discs
17. Moonshake Dirty & Divine C/Z
18. D J Krush Meiso MoWax/FFRR
19. Wooden Leg Wooden Leg ESD
20. (Various) Endless Record Complication Endless
21. Junior Brown Semi Crazy Curb
22. Patti Smith Gone Again Arista
23. James Carter Conversin With The Elders Atlantic
24. Ron Miles My Cruel Heart Gramavision
25. Land Of The Loops Bundle Of Joy Up
26. Ronnie Dawson Just Rockin' & Rollin' Upstart
27. Noam Chomsky Class War AK Press
28. Flaco Jimenez Buena Suerte, Senorita Arista Texas
29. Vernon Reid Mistaken Identity 550 Music/Epic
30. Bikini Kill Reject All American Kill Rock Stars
31. John Zorn/Masada Vav DIW
32. Floyd Dixon Wake Up And Live! Alligator
33. (Various) La Haine Delabel
34. Meat Beat Manifesto Subliminal Sandwich Nothing/Interscope
35. Saxemble Saxemble Qwest/Warner
36. Chief Stephen Osita O. Kedu America Xenophile
37. Matthew Shipp Symbol Systems No More
38. Ashley MacIsaac Hi, How Are You Today? A & M
39. Basehead Faith Imago
40. Thinking Fellers Union I Hope It Lands Communion
41. (Various) 1975-1995 Independencia Tinder
42. Dave Douglas Five Soul Note
43. Stereolab Emperor Tomato Ketchup Elektra
44. Main Hz Beggars Banquet
45. Citizens' Utilities Lost And Foundered Mute America
46. Palace Music Arise Therefore Drag City
47. Cheri Knight The Knitter ESD
48. Massive Attack V Mad Professor No Protection Gyroscope
49. Cat Power Myra Lee Smells Like
50. Modest Mouse This Is A Long Drive Up Records
51. Guided By Voices Under The Bushes Under.. Matador
52. The Auteurs After Murder Park Hut USA
53. Neutral Milk Hotel On Avery Island Merge
54. The Mighty Bop La Vague Sensorielle Quango
55. Cocteau Twins Milk & Kisses Capitol
56. Nightmares On Wax Smokers Delight TVT
57. Polvo Exploded Drawing Touch & Go
58. Fragile Porcelain Mice Frostbidding Artdamage
59. Pressure Drop Tearing The Silence Hard Hands
60. Richard Thompson You? Me? Us? Capitol
July
1. Beck Odelay DGC
2. De La Soul Stakes Is High Tommy Boy
3. Ronnie Dawson Just Rockin' & Rollin' Upstart
4. Land Of The Loops Bundle Of Joy Up
5. (Various) Batucada Mr. Bongo
6. Squirrel Nut Zippers Hot Mammoth
7. Chino XL Here To Save You All American
8. (Various) Artcore 2 React America
9. Sheila Chandra ABoneCroneDrone Real World
10. (Various) Cowabunga! The Surf Box Rhino
11. Bill Frisell Quartet Nonesuch
12. World Saxophone Quartet Four Now Justin Time
13. (Various) Plug In & Turn On x.3 Instinct
14. Abdel Ali Slimani Mraya Real World
15. (Various) Dope On Plastic 3 React
16. Spoon Telephono Matador
17. Alvin Youngblood Hart Big Mama's Door OKeh/550 Music
18. Boredoms Super Roots 6 WEA Japan
19. D J Spooky Songs Of A Dead Dreamer Asphodel
20. FoMoFlo Slug & Firearms God Mountain
21. Jimmie Dale Gilmore Braver New World Elektra
22. (Various) What's Cookin' Ubiquity
23. Junior Brown Semi Crazy Curb
24. Tullycraft Old Traditions,New Standards Harriet
25. Rico Bell The Return Of Rico Bell Bloodshot
26. James Carter Conversin With The Elders Atlantic
27. Me'Shell Ndegeocello Peace Beyond Passion Maverick/Reprise
28. Vernon Reid Mistaken Identity 550 Music/Epic
29. Fastbacks New Mansions In Sound Sub Pop
30. Dead Can Dance Spiritchaser 4 AD
31. Thomas Mapfumo The Singles Zimbob
32. Reverend Horton Heat It's Martini Time Interscope
33. Orbital In Sides FFRR
34. Patti Smith Gone Again Arista
35. Bedhead Beheaded Trance Syndicate
36. Charlie Hunter Quartet Ready..Set..Shango! Blue Note
37. Ashley MacIsaac Hi, How Are You Today? A & M
38. Samite Silina Musango Xenophile
39. Bikini Kill Reject All American Kill Rock Stars
40. Sleepy LaBeef I'll Never Lay My Guitar.. Rounder
41. Mocket Bionic Parts Punk In My Vitamins
42. Floyd Dixon Wake Up And Live! Alligator
43. Geno Delafose That's What I'm Talking Rounder
44. John Zorn/Masada Vav DIW
45. (Various) Ultra Lounge, Vols 7-12 Capitol
46. Flaco Jimenez Buena Suerte, Senorita Arista Texas
47. Noam Chomsky Class War AK Press
48. Ron Miles My Cruel Heart Gramavision
49. Meat Beat Manifesto Subliminal Sandwich Nothing/Interscope
50. Saxemble Saxemble Qwest/Warner
51. William Parker Compassion Seizes Bedford-Stuy Homestead
52. Cocteau Twins Milk & Kisses Capitol
53. Polvo Exploded Drawing Touch & Go
54. Come Near Life Experience Matador
55. (Various) La Haine Delabel
56. Chief Stephen Osita O. Kedu America Xenophile
57. Basehead Faith Imago
58. Cat Power Myra Lee Smells Like
59. Main Hz Beggars Banquet
60. Dave Douglas Five Soul Note
August
1. R L Burnside A Ass Pocket Of Whiskey Matador
2. (Various) Batucada Mr. Bongo
3. Hedinigarna The Heathens Fire TriStar/Silence
4. Long Fin Killie Valentino Too Pure
5. Beck Odelay DGC
6. Land Of The Loops Bundle Of Joy Up
7. Sheila Chandra ABoneCroneDrone Real World
8. De La Soul Stakes Is High Tommy Boy
9. Abdel Ali Slimani Mraya Real World
10. Squirrel Nut Zippers Hot Mammoth
11. Chino XL Here To Save You All American
12. (Various) Cowabunga! The Surf Box Rhino
13. Ronnie Dawson Just Rockin' & Rollin' Upstart
14. (Various) Artcore 2 React America
15. World Saxophone Quartet Four Now Justin Time
16. (Various) Dope On Plastic 3 React
17. Boredoms Super Roots 6 WEA Japan
18. Spoon Telephono Matador
19. Bill Frisell Quartet Nonesuch
20. (Various) Plug In & Turn On x.3 Instinct
21. Dave Soldier The Kropotkins Koch
22. Najma Forbidden Kiss Shanachie
23. Arto Lindsay O Corpo Sutil Bar/None
24. Fastbacks New Mansions In Sound Sub Pop
25. Jimmie Dale Gilmore Braver New World Elektra
26. Dead Can Dance Spiritchaser 4 AD
27. Robbie Fulks Country Love SongsBloodshot
28. Nas It Was Written Columbia
29. Jeremy Enigk Return Of The Frog Queen Sub Pop
30. Red House Painters Songs For A Blue Guitar Supreme/Island
31. Johnny Copeland Jungle Swing Verve
32. Samite Silina Musango Xenophile
33. Ashley MacIsaac Hi, How Are You Today? A & M
34. Soul Coughing Irresistible Bliss Slash/Warner Bros
35. (Various) Altered Beats Axiom
36. Tarika Sammy Beneath Southern Skies Shanachie
37. Reverend Horton Heat It's Martini Time Interscope
38. Bedhead Beheaded Trance Syndicate
39. Me'Shell Ndegeocello Peace Beyond Passion Maverick/Reprise
40. Tullycraft Old Traditions,New StandardsHarriet
41. His Name Is Alive Stars ON E.S.P. 4 AD
42. (Various) What's Cookin' Ubiquity
43. Rico Bell The Return Of Rico Bell Bloodshot
44. Sleepy LaBeef I'll Never Lay My Guitar.. Rounder
45. Vernon Reid Mistaken Identity 550 Music/Epic
46. Geno Delafose That's What I'm Talking Rounder
47. Orbital In Sides FFRR
48. Junior Brown Semi Crazy Curb
49. Mocket Bionic Parts Punk In My Vitamins
50. Thomas Mapfumo The Singles Zimbob
51. Ron Miles My Cruel Heart Gramavision
52. Patti Smith Gone Again Arista
53. Gastr Del Sol Upgrade & Afterlife Drag City
54. Meat Beat Manifesto Subliminal Sandwich Nothing/Interscope
55. James Carter Conversin With The Elders Atlantic
56. (Various) Ultra Lounge, Vols 7-12 Capitol
57. Come Near Life Experience Matador
58. Guiffre/Bley/Swallow Conversations w/A Goose Soul Note
59. William Parker Compassion Seizes Bed-Stuy Homestead
60. Noam Chomsky Class War AK Press
September
1. L.T.J. Bukem Presents Logical Progression FFRR
2. The Picketts Euphonium Rounder
3. Nearly God Nearly God Durban Poison
4. Jessamine Long Arm Of Coincidence Kranky
5. (Various) Secret Museum Of Mankind Yazoo
6. Sebadoh Harmacy Sub Pop
7. Jeremy Enigk Return Of The Frog Queen Sub Pop
8. Butter 08 Butter Grand Royal
9. Versus Secret Swingers Caroline
10. Dave Soldier The Kropotkins Koch
11. Elevator To Hell Parts 1-3 Sub Pop
12. Hedinigarna The Heathens Fire TriStar/Silence
13. Long Fin Killie Valentino Too Pure
14. (Various) Batucada Mr. Bongo
15. De La Soul Stakes Is High Tommy Boy
16. Sheila Chandra ABoneCroneDrone Real World
17. Beck Odelay DGC
18. Squirrel Nut Zippers Hot Mammoth
19. R L Burnside A Ass Pocket Of Whiskey Matador
20. Abdel Ali Slimani Mraya Real World
21. Dirty Three Horse Stories Touch & Go
22. Ornette Coleman Sound Museum Harmolodic/Verve
23. London Funk Allstars Flesh Eating Disco Zombies Shadow/Ninja Tune
24. Robyn Hitchcock Moss Elixer Warner Bros
25. Joe Morris Ensemble Elsewhere Homestead
26. The V-roys Just Add Ice E Squared
27. File La Vie MarronGreen Linnet
28. Kilgore Trout Kilgore Trout KGT
29. High Noon Stranger ThingsWatermelon
30. East River Pipe MelMerge
31. Mars Accelerator I Am The South PoleRx Remedy
32. Future Loop Foundation Time And Bass Mammoth/Planet Dog
33. I.K. Dairo Definitive Dairo Xenophile
34. Cul De Sac China GateThirsty Ear
35. Beau Jocque Gonna Take You Downtown Rounder
36. Go Sailor Go Sailor Lookout
37. Haruomi Hosono N.D.E. Antilles
38. Red House Painters Songs For A Blue Guitar Supreme/Island
39. Phillip Johnson's Big Trouble Flood At The Ant FarmBlack Saint
40. Robbie Fulks Country Love Songs Bloodshot
41. Johnny Copeland Jungle Swing Verve
42. Low Curtain Hits The Cast Vernon Yard
43. Ernest Ranglin Below The Bassline Island Jamaica
44. (Various) Angola Prisoners' Blues Arhoolie
45. Satisfact The Unwanted Sounds Of Up
46. (Various) Masters Of Jazz, Vols 1-4 Rhino
47. His Name Is Alive Stars On E.S.P. 4 AD
48. Scarce Deadsexy A & M
49. (Various) A World Out Of Time, Vol 3 Shanachie
50. Barry Adamson Oedipus Schmoedipus Mute
51. Samite Silina Musango Xenophile
52. Arto Lindsay O Corpo Sutil Bar/None
53. Dead Can Dance Spiritchaser 4 AD
54. Arcana The Last Wave DIW
55. Najma Forbidden Kiss Shanachie
56. Soul Coughing Irresistible Bliss Slash/Warner Bros
57. Nas It Was Written Columbia
58. Tarika Sammy Beneath Southern Skies Shanachie
59. Bedhead Beheaded Trance Syndicate
60. (Various) Altered Beats Axiom
October
1. (Various) Rig Rock Deluxe Upstart
2. Cat Power What Would The Community Think Matador
3. Lisa Germano Excerpts From A Love Circus 4 AD
4. Nearly God Nearly God Durban Poison
5. Garmarna God's Musicians Omnium
6. The Grassy Knoll Positive Antilles
7. (Various) Nashville: The Other Side Bloodshot
8. The Del McCoury Band The Cold Hard Facts Rounder
9. (Various) Deep In The Heart Of Tuva Ellipsis Arts
10. London Funk Allstars Flesh Eating Disco Zombies Shadow/Ninja Tune
11. Jessamine Long Arm Of Coincidence Kranky
12. The Picketts Euphonium Rounder
13. Sebadoh Harmacy Sub Pop
14. Butter 08 Butter Grand Royal
15. Jeremy Enigk Return Of The Frog Queen Sub Pop
16. Versus Secret Swingers Caroline
17. L.T.J. Bukem Presents Logical Progression FFRR
18. (Various) Secret Museum Of Mankind Yazoo
19. Dave Soldier The Kropotkins Koch
20. Elevator To Hell Parts 1-3 Sub Pop
21. Beau Jocque Gonna Take You Downtown Rounder
22. Madeline Peyroux DreamlandAtlantic
23. Ben Neill TriptycalAntilles
24. Zumpano Goin' Through Changes Sub Pop
25. John Parish/Polly Jean Harvey Dance Hall At Louse Point Island
26. Slow Loris The Ten Commandments & Two Territories According To Slow Loris Southern
27. Chirgilchin The Wolf & The KidShanachie
28. Smog The Doctor Came At Dawn Drag City
29. Black Cat OrchestraBlack Cat OrchestraIrene
30. Spent A Seat Beneath The Chairs Merge
31. Kaira Ben SingaStern's Africa
32. Funki Porcini Love, Pussycats And Carwrecks Ninja Tune USA
33. High Noon Stranger Things Watermelon
34. A Bullet For Fidel Cold Before MorningScat
35. (Various) Jazz Jungle Acid J/Hollywood
36. New Bomb Turks Scared Straight Epitaph
37. Scala Beauty Nowhere Touch
38. T.J. Kirk If Four Was One Warner Bros
39. BR5-49 BR5-49 Arista
40. East River Pipe Mel Merge
41. Robert Pollard Not In My Airforce Matador
42. File La Vie Marron Green Linnet
43. Kilgore Trout Kilgore Trout KGT
44. Marlui Miranda Todos Os Sons Blue Jackel
45. Joe Morris Ensemble Elsewhere Homestead
46. Dirty Three Horse Stories Touch & Go
47. Olivia Tremor Control Music From The Unrealized Flydaddy
48. Scientist Dub In The Roots Tradition Blood & Fire
49. Mars Accelerator I Am The South Pole Rx Remedy
50. Tobin Sprout Carnival Boy Matador
51. Robyn Hitchcock Moss Elixer Warner Bros
52. Go Sailor Go Sailor Lookout
53. Ornette Coleman Sound Museum Harmolodic/Verve
54. (Various) Angola Prisoners' Blues Arhoolie
55. The West Section Line The Man Downstairs Rx Remedy
56. I.K. Dairo Definitive Dairo Xenophile
57. Ernest Ranglin Below The Bassline Island Jamaica
58. Satisfact The Wanted Sounds Of Up
59. Future Loop Foundation Time And Bass Mammoth/Planet Dog
60. Low Curtain Hits The Cast Vernon Yard
November
1. Jon Spencer Blues Explosion Now I Got WorryMatador
2. Madeleine Peyroux Dreamland Atlantic
3. Yungchen Lhamo Tibet, TibetReal World
4. New Orleans Nightcrawlers New Orleans Nightcrawlers Rounder
5. Alec Bathgate Gold LameFlying Nun
6. The Del McCoury Band The Cold Hard Facts Rounder
7. Cat Power What Would The Community Think Matador
8. Taran Mod & Mini & Space Age Compost
9. (Various) The Doo Wop Box II Rhino
10. Lisa Germano Excerpts From A Love Circus 4 AD
11. The Walkabouts Devil's Road Virgin Schallplatten
12. (Various) Nashville: The Other Side Bloodshot
13. Wilco Being There Reprise
14. Sun Ra The Singles Evidence
15. (Various) Deep In The Heart Of Tuva Ellipsis Arts
16. The Grassy Knoll Positive Antilles
17. (Various) Rig Rock Deluxe Upstart
18. Garmarna God's Musicians Omnium
19. London Funk Allstars Flesh Eating Disco Zombies Shadow/Ninja Tune
20. The Picketts Euphonium Rounder
21. (Various) The Soul Of Cape VerdeTinder
22. Martin Phillips & The Chills SunburntFlying Nun
23. Guy Davis Call Down The ThunderRed House
24. Future Sounds Of London Dead CitiesAstralwerks/Caroline
25. Mike Henderson First BloodDead Reckoning
26. Heatmiser Mic City SonsCaroline
27. Paulo Braganca AmaiLuaka Bop/Warner Bros
28. Iris DeMent The Way I ShouldWarner Bros
29. Medeski Martin & Wood Shack-manGramavision/Rykodisc
30. The Cakekitchen Devil & The Deep Blue Sea Merge
31. Neotropic 15 Levels Of Magnification Ntone
32. Tenores di Bitti S'amore 'e mamaReal World
33. Firewater Get Off The Cross... Jetset
34. Jeru The Damaja Wrath Of The MathPayday/FFRR
35. The Silver Jews The Natural Bridge Drag City
36. Bowery Electric BeatKranky
37. Sharpshooters Choked UpConception
38. Heavenly Operation HeavenlyK
39. Oranj Symphonette Plays ManciniGramavision/Rykodisc
40. Jason & The Scorchers Clear Impetuous MorningMammoth/Atlantic
41. (Various) Lyric CocktailCompost
42. Mazzy Star Among My SwanCapitol
43. Ben Neill TriptycalAntilles
44. John Parish/Polly Jean Harvey Dance Hall At Louse Point Island
45. Folk Scat Folk ScatNomad
46. Zumpano Goin' Through Changes Sub Pop
47. Funki Porcini Love, Pussycats And Carwrecks Ninja Tune USA
48. T.J. Kirk If Four Was One Warner Bros
49. Yo La Tengo Genius+Love=Yo La Tengo Matador
50. (Various) Pop American StyleMarch
51. Morcheeba Who Can You Trust?China/Discovery
52. Chirgilchin The Wolf & The KidShanachie
53. Smog The Doctor Came At Dawn Drag City
54. The Roots Illadelph HalflifeDGC
55. Madala Kon'ko ManB&W Music
56. (Various) Jazz Jungle Acid J/Hollywood
57. Black Cat OrchestraBlack Cat OrchestraIrene
58. Scientist Dub In The Roots Tradition Blood & Fire
59. Kaira Ben Singa Stern's Africa
60. Spent A Seat Beneath The Chairs Merge
December
1. Johnny Cash Unchained American
2. TrickyPre-Millennium TensionIsland
3. DJ Shadow Endtroducing.....Mo Wax/FFRR
4. (Various) Incursions In IllbientAshpodel
5. Sukpatch Haulin' Grass & Smokin' Ass Is SukpatchSlabco
6. Wilco Being There Reprise
7. Yungchen Lhamo Tibet, TibetReal World
8. Alec Bathgate Gold LameFlying Nun
9. (Various) Axiom Dub: Mysteries Of Creation Axiom
10. The Walkabouts Devil's Road Virgin Schallplatten
11. Sun Ra The Singles Evidence
12. (Various) Jali Kunda Ellipsis Arts
13. Jon Spencer Blues Explosion Now I Got WorryMatador
14. Garmarna God's Musicians Omnium
15. (Various) The Doo Wop Box II Rhino
16. New Orleans Nightcrawlers New Orleans Nightcrawlers Rounder
17. Cat Power What Would The Community Think Matador
18. Madeleine Peyroux Dreamland Atlantic
19. (Various) Deep In The Heart Of Tuva Ellipsis Arts
20. The Del McCoury Band The Cold Hard Facts Rounder
21. (Various) Shapeshifter: A Jazz Step Sour
22. Heatmiser Mic City SonsCaroline
23. (Various) Klezmer Music: A Marriage Of Heaven & Earth Ellipsis Arts
24. 764-HERO Salt Sinks & Sugar Floats Up
25. (Various) Resting Place Of The Mists Shanachie
26. Vic Chesnutt About To ChokeCapitol
27. Africando Gombo SalsaStern's Africa
28. Chavez Ride The FaderMatador
29. Future Sounds Of London Dead CitiesAstralwerks/Caroline
30. Makyo Rasa Bhava Silent
31. Oranj Symphonette Plays ManciniGramavision/Rykodisc
32. (Various) Moon & The Banana Tree Shanachie
33. Heavenly Operation HeavenlyK
34. John P Strohm & The Hello Strangers CaledoniaFlat Earth
35. Paulo Braganca AmaiLuaka Bop/Warner Bros
36. Martin Phillips & The Chills SunburntFlying Nun
37. Steve Lacy Trio Bye-YaFree Lance
38. Medeski Martin & Wood Shack-manGramavision/Rykodisc
39. Star Pimp Docudrama Kill Rock Stars
40. Iris DeMent The Way I ShouldWarner Bros
41. Sharpshooters Choked UpConception
42. Guy Davis Call Down The ThunderRed House
43. The Cakekitchen Devil & The Deep Blue Sea Merge
44. Neotropic 15 Levels Of Magnification Ntone
45. Mike Henderson First BloodDead Reckoning
46. (Various) The Soul Of Cape VerdeTinder
47. Mazzy Star Among My SwanCapitol
48. Bowery Electric Beat Kranky
49. Firewater Get Off The Cross... Jetset
50. Black Cat OrchestraBlack Cat OrchestraIrene
51. (Various) Lytic CocktailCompost
52. Yo La Tengo Genius+Love=Yo La Tengo Matador
53. Folk Scat Folk ScatNomad
54. Taran Mod & Mini & Space AgeCompost
55. Jeru The Damaja Wrath Of The MathPayday/FFRR
56. (Various) Sweet Sunny North, Vol 2 Shanachie
57. Jason & The Scorchers Clear Impetuous MorningMammoth/Atlantic
58. The Silver Jews The Natural Bridge Drag City
59. (Various) Pop American StyleMarch
60. Tenores di Bitti S'amore 'e mamaReal World

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