Metacritic Aggregate: 2020 Old Music

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Sub-Lists

Some breakdowns by genre:

Ranking

  1. Neil Young: Homegrown (1974-75, Reprise) {24}: AD:*, Al:*, AM:*, Cl:*, DIY:*, Ex:*, G:*, Gl:*, I:*, Mj_r:2, NME:*, P:*, Pf:*, RS:*, SE:+, Sl:*, T:*, V:*; xhs:+ -- A:83/21, M:87/19, TH:**
  2. Tom Petty: Wildflowers & All the Rest (Rhino) {20}: AS:*, BG:*, Cl:*, ClR:*, CS:*, EW:*, Gl:*, Mj:*, MO:*, NME:*, NYT:*, Pf:*, PM:*, RS:*, S:*, SC:*, Sp:*, U:*, UR:*, V:* -- A:92/14, M:95/16
  3. Tony Allen/Hugh Masekela: Rejoice (World Circuit) {17}: AM:*, DB:*, Gl:*, Mj:14*, Pf:*, PM:*, U:57*, W:*; mj_w:4 -- A:78/3, M:82/8, TH:A-
  4. Thelonious Monk: Palo Alto (1968, Impulse) {17}: AAJ:*, Ex:*, Fld:*, Pf:*, PO:*, SC:*, T:*, U:*; sg_j:* -- A:85/6, RC:A-, TH:A-
  5. Prince: Sign O' the Times [Super Deluxe] (NPG/Warner Bros) {15}: AS:*, EW:*, Mj:*, Mj_r:1, NYT:*, Pf:*, PO:*, RC:*, RS:*, U:*, V:* -- A:92/6, M:100/9
  6. Sleaford Mods: All That Glue (Rough Trade) {13}: AM:*, Cl:*, LQ:*, LW:*, Mj:*, MO:*, O:*, Pf:*, Q:*; bc_r:* -- A:74/10, M:82/5, TH:***
  7. Peter Stampfel & the Bottlecaps: Demo '84 (Don Giovanni) {12}: PO:*; xci:+ -- RC:A, TH:A
  8. The Go-Betweens: G Stands for Go-Betweens Vol 2 (Universal -19) {11}: Ex:*, GTV:*, Mj:*, Mj_r:5, Q:*, RC:*, SC:*, U:* -- M:100/5
  9. Grateful Dead: Workingman's Dead [50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition] (Grateful Dead/Rhino) {10}: AAJ:*, AM:*, ClR:*, DB:*, Mj:*, Mj_r:6, Pf:*, U:* -- A:94/5
  10. Jason Molina: Eight Gates (2008, Secretly Canadian) {10}: AM:*, Fld:*, Gl:*, LQ:*, Mj:*, MO:*, NME:*, PM:*, Q:*, U:* -- A:78/11, M:82/8
  11. Hanging Tree Guitars (Music Maker Relief Foundation) {10}: PO:* -- RC:A, TH:A-
  12. The Replacements: Pleased to Meet Me [Deluxe Edition] (Rhino) {9}: AS:*, Mj:*, Pf:*, PM:*, PO:*, RS:*, SC:*, U:* -- A:84/7
  13. Nina Simone: Fodder on My Wings (1982, Verve) {9}: AAJ:*, DB:*, Fld:*, Pf:*, PO:*, SC:*, Sp:* -- A:81/4, TH:**
  14. Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers: Just Coolin' (Blue Note) {8}: AAJ:*, Al:*, DB:*, TN:*; sg_j:* -- A:73/3, TH:***
  15. PJ Harvey: Dry: Demos (Island) {8}: AM:*, LBF:*, Mj_r:4, MO:*, U:* -- A:83/4
  16. John Lennon: Gimme Some Truth: The Ultimate Mixes (1969-84, Universal -2CD) {8}: AS:*, Cl:*, ClR:*, Fld:*, Sp:* -- A:84/6, TH:***
  17. Joni Mitchell: Archives Vol 1: The Early Years 1963-1967 (Rhino) {8}: AM:*, AS:*, Mj:*, Mj_r:8, NYT:*, RS:* -- M:87/6
  18. Iggy Pop: The Bowie Years (Virgin) {8}: LBF:*, Fld:*, Mj:*, Mj_r:7, SE:+, U:* -- M:79/7
  19. Stone Crush: Memphis Modern Soul 1977-1987 (Light in the Attic) {8}: AM:*, Mj:*, PO:*, RC:*, SC:*, SE:+ -- A:80/4, TH:**
  20. Cream: Goodbye Tour Live 1968 (Universal -4CD) {7}: AAJ:*, ClR:*, Mj:*, RC:*, SE:+, TN:*, U:* -- M:87/5
  21. Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings: Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Rendition Was In) (Daptone) {7}: AS:*, EW:*, Gl:*, Mj:*, Sp:*, V:* -- A:78/4, M:85/5, TH:*
  22. Lou Reed: New York [Deluxe Edition] (Rhino/Warner Bros) {7}: AM:*, ClR:*, Mj:*, Mj_r:11, Pf:*, U:* -- A:88/5
  23. The Staple Singers: Come Go With Me: The Stax Collection (Craft) {7}: AM:*, Fld:*, Mj:*, RC:*, RS:*, SE:+, U:* -- M:88/5
  24. The Stooges: Live at Goose Lake, August 8, 1970 (Third Man) {7}: Gl:*, K:*, Mj:*, Mj_r:13, Qt:*, U:* -- M:84/6, TH:B
  25. Richard & Linda Thompson: Hard Luck Stories (1972-1982) (Island) {7}: Mj:*, Mj_r:3, RC:*, U:* -- A:83/3
  26. On the Road: A Tribute to John Hartford (Lo Hi) {7}: -- RC:A-, TH:***
  27. Bryan Ferry: Live at the Royal Albert Hall 1974 (BMG) {6}: ClR:*, PO:*, Sp:*, U:* -- A:83/2, TH:**
  28. Bessie Jones and the Georgia Sea Island Singers: Get in Union (Field Recordings) {6}: Pf:*, PO:*, SC:*; bc_r:* -- A:89/2, TH:**
  29. The MacroQuarktet: The Complete Night: Live at the Stone NYC (2007, Out of Your Head -2CD) {6}: AAJ:*, FJ:*, TN:* -- TH:***
  30. Charles Mingus: @ Bremen 1964 & 1975 (Sunnyside) {6}: AAJ:*, PM:* -- TH:A-
  31. Oneness of Juju: African Rhythms 1970-1982 (Strut -2CD) {6}: AAJ:*, Mj_r:19, PO:* -- TH:**
  32. Pylon: Pylon Box (New West) {6}: AM:*, Gl:*, Pf:*, RS:*, SC:*, U:* -- A:90/4, M:96/5
  33. The Rolling Stones: Goats Head Soup [Expanded Deluxe Edition] (Polydor) {6}: ClR:*, Mj_r:9, RS:*, V:* -- M:85/4
  34. Horace Tapscott With the Pan Afrikan Peoples Arkestra: Ancestral Echoes: The Covina Sessions, 1976 (Dark Tree) {6}: AAJ:*, TN:* -- TH:A-
  35. Ebo Taylor: Palaver (BBE -19) {6}: -- RC:B+, TH:***
  36. Wilco: Summerteeth [Expanded Edition] (Rhino) {6}: AM:*, Mj:*, P:*, Pf:*, SC:*, U:* -- A:91/4, M:90/4
  37. Neil Young/Crazy Horse: Return to Greendale (2003, Warner) {6}: AS:*, Ex:* -- A:78/3, TH:A-
  38. Neil Young: Archives Vol II: 1972-1976 (Reprise) {6}: AS:*, ClR:*, G:*, Mj:*, RS:*, U:* -- A:83/3, M:95/4
  39. Ash: Teenage Wildfire: 25 Years of Ash (ECHO Music) {5}: Cl:*, GTV:*, Mj:*, Q:*, UR:* -- A:79/4, M:80/6
  40. Elvis Costello & the Attractions: Armed Forces [Super Deluxe Edition] (UMe) {5}: AM:*, AS:*, Fld:*, Mj:*, TN:* -- A:87/3
  41. Game Theory: Across the Barrier of Sound: PostScript (Omnivore) {5}: AM:*, AS:*, SC:*, SE:+, Sl:* -- A:804
  42. The Good Life: The Animals Took Over (2009, self-released) {5}: bc_j:* -- TH:A-
  43. Jon Hassell: Vernal Equinox (Ndeya) {5}: AAJ:*, DB:*, Pf:*, PO:*, SC:* -- A:88/1, TH:[**]
  44. Paul McCartney: Flaming Pie [Deluxe Edition] (Capitol) {5}: AM:*, AS:*, Mj:*, RS:*, U:* -- M:86/4
  45. Modern Jazz Quintet Karlsruhe/Four Men Only: Complete Recordings (1968-73, NoBusiness -3CD) {5}: FJ:* -- TH:A-
  46. Nkem Njoku & Ozzobia Brothers: Ozobia Special (BBE) {5}: bc_r:* -- TH:A-
  47. Sun Ra & His Arkestra: Unity: Live at Storyville New York October 1977 (Enterplanetary Koncepts) {5}: TN:*, PO:* -- TH:***
  48. Ranil Y Su Conjunto Tropical: Limited Dance Edition (Analog Africa) {5}: Bc:* -- TH:A-
  49. Sam Rivers: Ricochet [Sam Rivers Archive Project, Volume 3] (1978, NoBusiness) {5}: AAJ:*, TN:* -- TH:***
  50. Sonny Rollins: Rollins in Holland (1967, Resonance) {5}: Mj:* -- TH:A-
  51. Pharoah Sanders: Live in Paris 1975 (Transversales Disque) {5}: Pf:*, PO:*, TN:* -- A:90/1, TH:**
  52. Shirley Scott: One for Me (Arc) {5}: bc_r:*, sg_j:* -- TH:***
  53. Waco Brothers: Resist! (Bloodshot) {5}: xtj:+ -- TH:A-
  54. Kaleidoscope: New Spirits Known and Unknonwn (Soul Jazz -2CD) {5}: Mj:*; sg_j:* -- A:80/1, TH:***
  55. Borah Bergman/Perry Anderson/Steve Swell/Ray Sage: Quartets Trios Duos (2007, Mahakala Music) {4}: -- TH:A-
  56. Willem Breuker/Han Bennink: New Acoustic Swing Duo (1967-68, Corbett vs Dempsey -19) {4}: FJ:* -- TH:***
  57. Mariah Carey: The Rarities (Columbia/Legacy) {4}: Al:*, LBF:*, NYT:*, V:* -- A:71/5, M:74/6
  58. Sam Cooke: The Complete Keen Years (1957-1960) (ABKCO -5CD) {4}: Gl:*, Mj:*, SE:+, U:* -- M:85/4
  59. Ella Fitzgerald: Ella: The Lost Berlin Tapes (1962, Verve) {4}: AM:*, Mj:* -- TH:**
  60. The Mark Harvey Group: A Rite for All Souls (1971, Americas Musicworks -2CD) {4}: AAJ:* -- TH:***
  61. The Heshoo Beshoo Group: Armitage Road (1970, We Are Busy Bodies) {4}: sg_j:* -- TH:***
  62. John Lee Hooker: Documenting the Sensation Recordings 1949-1952 (Ace) {4}: AAJ:*, SE:+; mj_b:4
  63. Fela Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80: Perambulator (1983, Knitting Factory) {4}: PO:* -- TH:***
  64. Linkin Park: Hybrid Theory [20th Anniversary Edition] (Warner) {4}: AM:*, K:*, SC:*, Spk:* -- A:90/5
  65. New Stories: Speakin' Out (Origin) {4}: AAJ:* -- TH:***
  66. Owl Xounds Exploding Galaxy: The Coalescence (ESP-Disk) {4}: TN:* -- TH:***
  67. Charlie Parker: The Savoy 10-inch LP Collection (1944-48, Craft) {4}: AAJ:*, TN:* -- TH:**
  68. Ranil Y Su Conjunto Tropical: Stay Safe and Sound Ranil Selection!! (Analog Africa) {4}: PO:* -- TH:***
  69. Rush: Permanent Waves [40th Anniversary] (Mercury) {4}: Mj:*, PM:*, SE:+, Sp:* -- A:80/4
  70. Edward Simon: 25 Years (1995-2018, Ridgeway -2CD) {4}: AAJ:* -- TH:***
  71. Supergrass: The Strange Ones 1994-2008 (Echo) {4}: AM:*, PM:*, SE:+, U:* -- A:90/3
  72. Johnny Thunders: Live From Zurich 1985 (Johnny Thunders Archive) {4}: -- TH:A-
  73. The Undertones: West Bank Songs 1978-1983: A Best Of (Salvo) {4}: ClR:*, Mj:*, Q:*, U:* -- M:92/4
  74. Hiroshi Yoshimura: Green (Light in the Attic) {4}: AM:*, Mj:*, Pf:*, PO:* -- A:84/2
  75. Yabby You: King Tubby's Prophecies of Dub (1976, Pressure Sounds) {4}: PO:* -- TH:***
  76. Frank Zappa: The Hot Rats Sessions (UMe -19) {4}: AS:*, RS:*, Sp:*, U:* -- A:90/4
  77. Cool Cats Invasion (Highlife, Juju & Palm-Wine) (Moochin' About) {4}: -- TH:A-
  78. Leve Leve: Sao Tome & Principe Sounds '70s-'80s (Bongo Joe) {4}: PO:* -- TH:***
  79. The Allman Brothers Band: Trouble No More [50th Anniversary Collection] (Mercury) {3}: AAJ:*, AM:*, AS:* -- A:95/2
  80. Dave Alvin: From an Old Guitar: Rare and Unreleased Recordings (Yep Roc) {3}: -- TH:***
  81. Harry Beckett: Joy Unlimited (1974, Cadillac) {3}: AM:* -- TH:**
  82. David Bowie: ChangesNowBowie (Parlophone) {3}: MO:*, SC:*, SE:+ -- A:77/3
  83. Abraham Burton: Live at Visiones, NYC 1993 (self-released -EP) {3}: -- TH:***
  84. The Claire Daly Band: Rah! Rah! (2008, Ride Symbol) {3}: AAJ:* -- TH:**
  85. Emperor X: Nineteen Live Recordings (2005-13, Dreams of Field) {3}: -- RC:**, TH:*
  86. Brian Eno: Film Music 1976-2020 (Astralwerks) {3}: Mj:*, Sp:* -- A:90/1, TH:*
  87. Bill Evans: Live at Ronnie Scott's (1968, Resonance -2CD) {3}: -- TH:***
  88. Roberta Flack: First Take [50th Anniversary Deluxe Addition] (SoulMusic.com) {3}: AS:*, Mj_r:12 -- A:100/1
  89. Dennis Gonzalez: Forever the Falling of Stars (1995, Daagnim) {3}: PO:* -- TH:**
  90. Bob James: Once Upon a Time: The Lost 1965 New York Studio Sessions (1965, Resonance) {3}: AM:* -- TH:**
  91. Elton John: Jewel Box [Super Deluxe Edition] (Mercury -8CD) {3}: AM:*, ClR:*, Mj:* -- M:77/4
  92. Hank Jones Trio: Live at Jazzhus Slukefter Vol 2 (1983, Storyville) {3}: -- TH:***
  93. The Meters: Gettin' Funkier All the Time: The Complete Josie/Reprise & Warner Recordings 1968-1977 (Soul Music) {3}: RC:*, U:*, W:* -- M:82/4
  94. New Order: Power, Corruption & Lies [Deluxe Edition] (Rhino) {3}: AM:*, Mj_r:20
  95. Nublu Orchestra Conducted by Butch Morris: Live in Bergamo (2008, Nublu) {3}: -- TH:***
  96. Pole: Pole 1 2 3 (Mute) {3}: Mj_r:10
  97. Dudu Pukwana: Dudu Phukwana and the "Spears" (1968-69, Matsuli Music) {3}: -- TH:***
  98. Rene Thomas: Remembering Rene Thomas: Rare and Unreleased (1955-62, Fresh Sound -2CD) {3}: -- TH:***
  99. Bobby Shew/Bill Mays: Telepathy (1978, Fresh Sound -19) {3}: AAJ:* -- TH:**
  100. Sonic Youth: Live in Los Angeles 1998 (self-released -19) {3}: -- RC:B+
  101. Horace Tapscott/Michael Session: Live in Avignon, France 1989 (The Village) {3}: -- TH:***
  102. Cecil Taylor/Tony Oxley: Being Astral and All Registers/Power of Two: Live at the Ulrichsberg Festival, May 10th 2002 (Discus Music) {3}: -- TH:***
  103. TEST/Roy Campbell: TEST and Roy Campbell (1999, 577) {3}: AAJ:* -- TH:**
  104. Lennie Tristano: The Duo Sessions (Dot Time) {3}: DB:* -- TH:**
  105. John Vanore: Primary Colors (1984-85, Acoustical Concepts) {3}: AAJ:* -- TH:**
  106. Blue Note Re:imagined 2020 (Blue Note) {3}: Gw:*, LQ:*; sg_j:* -- A:74/5, TH:B
  107. La Locura de Machuca 1975-1980 (Analog Africa) {3}: PO:* -- TH:**
  108. Maghreb K7 Club: Synth Rai, Chaoui & Staifi (1985-1997) (Bongo Joe) {3}: PO:* -- TH:**
  109. Sharhabil Ahmed: The King of Sudanese Jazz (Habibi Funk) {2}: Mj_r:17
  110. Rashied Ali/Frank Lowe: Duo Exchange: Complete Sessions (1972, Survival) {2}: FJ:*, Pf:* -- A:80/1
  111. Rashied Ali Quintet: First Time Out: Live at Slugs 1967 (Survival) {2}: FJ:* -- TH:*
  112. Albert Ayler Trio: 1964: Prophecy Revisited (Ezz-thetics) {2}: AAJ:*, TN:*
  113. Beastie Boys: Music (Capitol) {2}: AM:*, Sp:* -- A:85/2
  114. Eric Bourdon & the Animals: When I Was Young: The MGM Recordings 1967-1968 (Cherry Red) {2}: GTV:*, Mj:* -- A:77/3
  115. David Bowie: Metrobolist (aka The Man Who Sold the World) [2020 Mix] (Parlophone/Rhino) {2}: AM:*, Mj:* -- A:70/1
  116. Alan Braufman & Cooper-Moore: Live at WKCR May 22, 1972 (Valley of Search -EP -19) {2}: -- TH:**
  117. Buzzcocks: Sell You Everything 1991-2014 (Cherry Red) {2}: GTV:*, RC:* -- A:80/2
  118. Grayson Capps: South Front Street: A Retrospective 1997-2019 (The Royal Potato Family) {2}: AM:*, AS:* -- A:85/2
  119. Neneh Cherry: Raw Like Sushi [30th Anniversary] (Virgin EMI) {2}: Mj_r:15
  120. Jay Clayton/Fritz Pauer/Ed Neumeister: 3 for the Road (2001-02, Meistero Music) {2}: -- TH:**
  121. Karen Dalton: Recording Is the Trip: The Karen Dalton Archives (Megaphone -3CD) {2}: Mj_r:14
  122. Def Leppard: The Early Years 1979-1981 (Mercury) {2}: AM:*, SE:+ -- A:90/1
  123. Dirty Projectors: 5EPs (Domino) {2}: Ex:*, LBF:* -- A:72/4, M:72/5
  124. DUX Orchestra: Duck Walks Dog (With Mixed Results) (1994, NoBusiness) {2}: -- TH:**
  125. Duke Ellington: Uppsala 1971 (Storyville -19) {2}: -- TH:**
  126. Sophie Ellis-Bextor: Songs From the Kitchen Disco (Cooking Vinyl) {2}: Gw:*, MO:* -- A:73/4
  127. Mort Garson: Music From Patch Cord Productions (Sacred Bones) {2}: AM:* -- TH:*
  128. Bobbie Gentry: The Delta Sweete [Deluxe Edition] (Capitol) {2}: AM:*, U:*
  129. Joe Harriott Quintet: Swings High (1967, Cadillac) {2}: -- TH:**
  130. PJ Harvey: To Bring You My Love: Demos (Island) {2}: AM:*, O:* -- A:80/2
  131. Tubby Hayes: The Complete Fontana Albums (1961-1969) (Decca -13CD -19) {2}: Mj_r:16
  132. His Name Is Alive: Return to Never (Home Recordings 1979-1986) Vol 2 (Disciples) {2}: AM:*, SC:* -- A:80/2
  133. Noah Howard: Live in Europe Vol 1 (1975, Sconsolato) {2}: -- TH:**
  134. Brent Jensen: The Sound of a Dry Martini: Remembering Paul Desmond (2002, Origin) {2}: -- TH:**
  135. The John Tchicai Quartet: Live at the Stone (2007, Minus Zero) {2}: bc_j:* -- TH:*
  136. Joy Division: Closer [40th Anniversary Edition] (Rhino) {2}: RC:*, U:* -- A:100/2
  137. Stefan Keune/John Russell/Hans Schneider/Paul Lovens: Nothing Particularly Horrible: Live in Bochum '93 (FMR -19) {2}: AAJ:*, FJ:*
  138. Bill Kirchen: The Proper Years (Last Music Company) {2}: AM:*, AS:* -- A:85/2
  139. Mastodon: Medium Rarities (Reprise) {2}: Gl:*, K:* -- A:70/6, M:74/5
  140. Eugene McDaniels: Outlaw (Real Gone Music) {2}: AM:*, U:*
  141. Motorhead: Ace of Spades [40th Anniversary Edition] (Sanctuary) {2}: AM:*, ClR:* -- A:92/3
  142. New Moon Jelly Roll Freedom Rockers: Vol 1 (2007, Stony Plain) {2}: AM:*; mj_b:6 -- A:75/2
  143. New York Contemporary Five: Consequences Revisited (1963-64, Ezz-thetics) {2}: AAJ:*, TN:*
  144. Nublu Orchestra Conducted by Butch Morris: Live in Paris (2010, Nublu) {2}: -- TH:**
  145. Pale Saints: The Comforts of Madness [30th Anniversary Reissue] (4AD) {2}: Mj:*, UR:* -- A:83/2
  146. Evan Parker/Agusti Fernandez: Tempranillo (1995, Fundacja Sluchaj) {2}: -- TH:**
  147. Charlie Parker: The Birth of BeBop: Celebrating Bird at 100: Selections From the Dial and Savoy Recordings (Ezz-thetics) {2}: AAJ:*, TN:*
  148. Prince: Up All Nite With Prince: The One Nite Collection (SMG -5CD) {2}: Pf:*, SE:+ -- A:67/2
  149. Hideto Sasaki-Toshiyuki Sekine Quartet Plus 1: Stop Over (1976, BBE) {2}: -- TH:**
  150. Frank Sinatra: Nice 'N Easy [60th Anniversary Edition] (Capitol) {2}: DB:*; xhs:+
  151. Peter Stampfel/The Dysfunctionells: Not in Our Wildest Dreams (1994-96, Don Giovanni) {2}: -- TH:**
  152. Tears for Fears: The Seeds of Love [Super Deluxe Edition] (Mercury) {2}: AM:*, P:* -- A:79/3
  153. The Thing With Joe McPhee: She Knows . . . (Ezz-thetics) {2}: AAJ:*, TN:*
  154. Triage: Live at the Velvet Lounge (2005, Aerophonic) {2}: -- TH:**
  155. U2: All That You Can't Leave Behind [20th Anniversary Edition] (Island) {2}: AAJ:*, AM:* -- A:80/1
  156. Luiz Carlos Vinhas: O Som Psicodelico de LCV (1968, Mad About) {2}: PO:*; bc_r:*
  157. Gillian Welch: Boots No 2: The Lost Songs Vol 1 (Acony) {2}: Pf:* -- TH:*
  158. Brian Wilson & Van Dyke Parks: Orange Crate Art [25th Anniversary Edition] (Omnivore -2CD) {2}: AAJ:*, SE:+
  159. Birds of Prey (Atlantic) {2}: -- RC:**
  160. Jamaican All Stars [Studio One] (1972-74, Studio One) {2}: PO:* -- TH:*
  161. Soul Love Now: The Black Fire Records Story 1975-1993 (Strut) {2}: AAJ:*, PO:*
  162. The Harry Smith B-Sides (Dust-to-Digital -4CD) {2}: Mj_r:18
  163. The Turning [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] (KRO) {2}: BB:+, Gw:* -- A:80/2
  164. 16-17: Phantom Limb (1995-2018, Trost) {1}: TN:* -- TH:B
  165. John Abercrombie/Don Thompson: Yesterdays (1992, Cornerstone -19) {1}: AAJ:*
  166. Ahmed Ben Ali: Habibi Funk 012: Subhana (Habibi Funk) {1}: bc_r:*
  167. Tony Allen: No Accommodation for Lagos (Kindred Spirits) {1}: PO:* -- [TH:**]
  168. Jon Anderson: Song of Seven (Esoteric) {1}: Mj:*
  169. Arca: &&&&& (self-released) {1}: Pf:* -- A:84/1
  170. Brian Auger: Introspection (Sunset Blvd -3CD) {1}: AAJ:*
  171. The Awakening: Hear, Sense, and Feel (Real Gone Music) {1}: PO:*
  172. Albert Ayler: 1965: Spirits Rejoice & Bells Revisited (Ezz-thetics) {1}: TN:*
  173. Albert Ayler Quartet With Don Cherry: European Recordings Autumn 1964 Revisited (Ezz-thetics) {1}: TN:*
  174. Baby Rose: To Myself [Deluxe] (OVRCAST/Island) {1}: UR:* -- A:85/1
  175. Bobby Bare: Great American Saturday Night (BFD) {1}: SE:+
  176. Robbie Basho: Song of the Avatars: The Lost Master Tapes (Tompkins Square -5CD) {1}: Mj:*
  177. Bebop Deluxe: Modern Music (Cherry Red -19) {1}: GTV:*, Sp:* -- A:85/2
  178. Borah Bergman/Wilber Morris/Sunny Murray: Monks (1996, Somerealmusic) {1}: AAJ:*
  179. Walter Bishop Jr: Coral Keys (Real Gone Music) {1}: PO:*
  180. Black Ark Players: Black Ark in Dub (17 North Parade) {1}: PO:*
  181. Black Deer: Collected Works 2013-2018 (Rush Hour Music) {1}: bc_r:*
  182. Max B: Wave Pack (EMG/Phase One Network) {1}: Pf:* -- A:80/1
  183. James Booker: Classified (1983, Craft) {1}: U:*
  184. Boris: Amplifier Worship (Third Man) {1}: Mj:*
  185. David Bowie: Ouvrez Le Chien (Live in Dallas 95) (Parlophone) {1}: SE:+
  186. Laura Branigan: Self Control [Expanded Edition] (Cherry Red -2CD) {1}: SE:+
  187. British Sea Power: Open Season (2005, Rough Trade) {1}: Mj;*
  188. Tina Brooks: The Complete Recordings: Master Takes (Phono -2CD) {1}: AAJ:*
  189. Dave Brubeck Quartet: Time Out Takes (Brubeck Editions) {1}: AAJ:*
  190. Junior Byles: Beat Down Babylon [Deluxe Edition] (Cherry Red -2CD) {1}: PO:*
  191. Isobel Campbell: Milkwhite Sheets (Cooking Vinyl) {1}: Mj:*
  192. Johnny Cash: The Complete Mercury Albums 1986-1991 (Mercury Nashville) {1}: SE:+ -- A:60/1
  193. Vincent Chancey/Wilber Morris/Warren Smith: The Spell: The Vincent Chancey Trio Live 1987 (NoBusiness) {1}: -- TH:*
  194. Don Cherry: Cherry Jam (Gearbox) {1}: AAJ:*
  195. Don Cherry: Om Santi Om (1976, Black Sweat) {1}: -- TH:*
  196. The Chills: Submarine Bells (Fire) {1}: Mj:*
  197. Clams Casino: Instrumental Relics (Clams Casino) {1}: Pf:* -- A:80/1
  198. The Coasters: Rock (Bear Family) {1}: SE:+
  199. George Coleman Quintet: In Baltimore (1971, Reel to Real) {1}: AAJ:*
  200. Nat King Cole: Straighten Up and Fly Right: The Best of Hittin' the Ramp: The Early Years (1936-1943) (Resonance) {1}: AAJ:*
  201. The Paul Collins Beat: Another World: The Best of the Archives (Alive Naturalsound) {1}: AAJ:*
  202. John Coltrane: Giant Steps [60th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition] (Rhino) {1}: AAJ:*
  203. John Coltrane Quartet: My Favorite Things Graz 1962 (Ezz-thetics) {1}: TN:*
  204. Tino Contreras: Musica Infinita (Arc) {1}: bc_r:*
  205. Guilherme Coutinho E O Grupo Stalo: Guilherme Coutinho E O Grupo Stalo (Mad About) {1}: bc_r:*
  206. Creedence Clearwater Revival: Cosmo's Factory (1970, Craft) {1}: U:*
  207. Charles Curtis: Performances & Recordings 1998-2018 (Saltern) {1}: Ex:* -- A:80/1
  208. Dashboard Confidential: The Best Ones of the Best Ones (AWAL) {1}: AM:* -- A:90/1
  209. The Doors: Morrison Hotel [50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition] (Rhino/Elektra) {1}: ClR:* -- A:75/2
  210. Duke Ellington: Money Jungle [Tone Poet Series] (Blue Note) {1}: SE:+
  211. Roky Erickson/13th Floor Elevators: You and I and Me (Live) (1966, Sunset Blvd) {1}: PO:*
  212. The Everly Brothers: Down in the Bottom: The Country Rock Sessions 1966-1968 (Cherry Red -3CD) {1}: SE:+
  213. The Fall: The Frenz Experiment [Expanded Edition] (Beggars Arkive) {1}: Mj:*
  214. Ibrahim Ferrer: Buenos Hermanos (2003, World Circuit) {1}: DB:*
  215. Manfredo Fest: Brazilian Dorian Dream (1976, Far Out) {1}: AM:*
  216. Fine Young Cannibals: The Raw & the Cooked (1985, London) {1}: Mj:*
  217. Ella Fitzgerald: The Complete Piano Duets (Verve -2CD) {1}: DB:*
  218. Fleetwood Mac: Fleetwood Mac: 1969-1974 (Rhino) {1}: AM:*
  219. Fleetwood Mac: Then Play On [The Celebration Edition] (BMG) {1}:
  220. Frank and His Sisters: Frank and His Sisters (Mississippi) {1}: Bc:*
  221. Aretha Franklin: Aretha (Rhino) {1}: Mj:*
  222. Peter Gabriel: Rated PG (Real World) {1}: U:*
  223. Rory Gallagher: Check Shirt Wizard: Live in '77 (Universal) {1}: AAJ:*
  224. Rory Gallagher: The Best of Rory Gallagher (UMC) {1}: AS:* -- A:80/1
  225. Errol Garner: Campus Concert (Mack Avenue) {1}: AAJ:*
  226. Errol Garner: That's My Kick (Mack Avenue) {1}: AAJ:*
  227. Mort Garson/Ataraxia: The Unexplained (1975, Sacred Bones) {1}: AM:*
  228. Mort Garson/Lucifer: Black Mass (1971, Geffen) {1}: AM:*
  229. Mort Garson: Didn't You Hear? (1970, Sacred Bones) {1}: AM:* -- TH:B
  230. Frode Gjerstad/William Parker/Hamid Drake: Minneapolis Vol 1 (2000, Circulasione Totale) {1}: -- TH:*
  231. Global Communication: Transmissions (Evolution) {1}: U:* -- A:80/1
  232. Dexter Gordon: The Squirrel (Parlophone/Warner Music) {1}: Mj:*
  233. Dexter Gordon Quartet: Live in Chateauvallon 1978 (Elemental Music) {1}: DB:*
  234. Grateful Dead: June 1976 (Rhino -15CD) {1}: SE:+
  235. Grateful Dead: Ready or Not (1992-95, Rhino) {1}: AAJ:*
  236. Milford Graves/Don Pullen: The Complete Yale Concert, 1966 (Corbett vs Dempsey) {1}: PO:*
  237. David Gray: White Ladder (IHT) {1}: AM:* -- A:85/2
  238. Doug Hammond: Reflections in the Sea of Nurnen (1975, Tribe) {1}: bc_j:* -- TH:B
  239. Herbie Hancock: The Prisoner [Tone Poet Series] (Blue Note) {1}: SE:+
  240. Peter Hansen/Peeter Uuskyla: July 1, 1979 (Outerdisk) {1}: AAJ:*
  241. Jon Hassell/Farafina: Flash of the Spirit (1988, Glitterbeat) {1}: AAJ:*
  242. Bobby Hatfield: Stay With Me: The Richard Perry Sessions (Omnivore) {1}: SE:+
  243. Heavy Salad: Cult Casual (Dipped in Gold) {1}: LW:* -- A:78/2
  244. Loleatta Holloway: Loleatta/Cry to Me (Kent) {1}: Mj:*
  245. The Honeycombs: Have I the Right: The Complete 60s Albums & Singles (RPM -3CD) {1}: SE:+
  246. Honey Radar: Sing the Snow Away: The Chunklet Years (Chunklet Industries) {1}: AM:*
  247. Freddie Hubbard: Open Sesame (Blue Note) {1}: AAJ:*
  248. Andy Hull: Who Is Your Humble? (Demos: 2006-2007) (Favorite Gentlemen) {1}: Spk:* -- A:86/1
  249. Iron City Houserockers: Have a Good Time . . . but Get Out Alive [40th Anniversary] (Clevelant Intl) {1}: SE:+
  250. Vijay Iyer & Mike Ladd: InWhatStrumentals (2003, Pi) {1}: AAJ:*
  251. Wanda Jackson: The Capitol Singles 1971-1973 (EMI Music Nashville) {1}: -- TH:*
  252. Elton John: Live From Moscow 1979 (Virgin EMI -2CD) {1}: SE:+
  253. Killing Joke: Killing Joke (Spinefarm) {1}: Mj:*
  254. King Crimson: The Complete 1969 Recordings (Panegyric) {1}: AAJ:*
  255. King Ubu Orchestra: Concert at Town Hall/Binaurality: Live 1989 (FMP) {1}: PO:*
  256. Franz Koglmann Septet: Fruits of Solitude (Ezz-thetics) {1}: AAJ:*
  257. Antoinette Konan: Antoinette Konan (1986, Awesome Tapes From Africa -19) {1}: -- TH:*
  258. Peter Kowald: Total Music Meeting 1997 (Solo Bass) (FMP) {1}: FJ:*
  259. Kursaal Flyers: Little Does She Know: The Complete Recordings (RPM -4CD) {1}: SE:+
  260. Fela Ransome Kuti & His Highlife Rakers: Fela's First (Cadillac) {1}: AAJ:*
  261. The Lemonheads: Lovey [30th Anniversary Edition] (Fire) {1}: MO:* -- A:80/1
  262. London Jazz Composers Orchestra: That Time (1972-80, Not Two) {1}: AAJ:*
  263. Loose Fit: Loose Fit (FatCat) {1}: GTV:* -- A:90/1
  264. Manic Street Preachers: Gold Against the Soul [Deluxe Edition] (Sony) {1}: GTV:* -- A:80/2
  265. Joe McPhee: Black Is the Color: Live in Poughkeepsie and New Windsor 1969-70 (Corbett vs Dempsey -2CD) {1}: PO:*
  266. Sangeeta Michael Berardi: Divine Song (1979, Sunjump) {1}: TN:*
  267. Joni Mitchell: Shine (Craft) {1}: Pf:* -- A:75/2
  268. Roscoe Mitchell: Splatter (I Dischi Di Angelica) {1}: AAJ:*
  269. Hank Mobley: Soul Station (Music Matters) {1}: AAJ:*
  270. Bob Mould: Distortion: 1989-1995 (Demon) {1}: ClR:* -- A:80/1
  271. Move D & Benjamin Brunn: Let's Call It a Day (Smallville) {1}: Pf:* -- A:80/1
  272. Milton Nascimento: Maria Maria (Far Out -19) {1}: PO:*
  273. Mojo Nixon: The Mojo Manifesto: The Original Album Collection (Manifesto -10CD) {1}: SE:+
  274. Nublu Orchestra Conducted by Butch Morris: Live in Sao Paulo (2008, Nublu) {1}: -- TH:*
  275. Pauline Oliveros/Stuart Dempster/Panaoiotis: Deep Listening (Important) {1}: Pf:92 -- A:92/1
  276. Carla Olson: Have Harmony, Will Travel 2 (Sunset Blvd) {1}: AS:* -- A:75/2
  277. Eivind Opsvik: Overseas Live 2002-2012 (Loyal Label) {1}: bc_j:*
  278. The Outskirts: You Deserve to Dance (2009, Aerophonic) {1}: -- TH:*
  279. Augustus Pablo: Ancient Harmonies (VP) {1}: U:*
  280. Graham Parker: The Up Escalator [40th Anniversary Edition] (Quake) {1}:
  281. Lee Scratch Perry: Play On, Mr Music () {1}: PO:*
  282. Lee Scratch Perry With Seskain Molenga and Kalo Kawongolo: Roots From the Congo (Roots Vibration/Planet Ilunga) {1}: PO:*
  283. Pink Floyd: Delicate Sound of Thunder (Warner Music/Sony Music) {1}: ClR:* -- A:80/1
  284. The Pogues: BBC Sessions 1984-85 (BBC) {1}: PO:*
  285. Port Sulphur: Compendium (Creeping Bent) {1}: Mj:*
  286. Powderfinger: Unreleased (1998-2010) (Universal Music Australia) {1}: SMH:* -- A:80/1
  287. Pylon: Chomp (New West) {1}: AM:*
  288. Pylon: Gyrate (New West) {1}: AM:*
  289. Sun Ra Arkestra: Heliocentric Worlds 1 & 2 Revisited (Ezz-thetics) {1}: TN:*
  290. Keith Richards and the X-Pensive Winos: Live at the Hollywood Palladium (1988, BMG) {1}: Mj:*
  291. Michael Rother: Solo II (Groenland) {1}: AM:*
  292. Kevin Rowland: My Beauty [Expanded Edition] (1999, Cherry Red) {1}: AM:*
  293. Ryuichi Sakamoto: Hidari Ude No Yume (We Want Sounds) {1}: Mj:*
  294. Drew Schlesinger & David Torn: Summer Synthesis 1978 (self-released) {1}: AAJ:*
  295. Second Sight: Tiger Tracks (1987, Sunjump) {1}: TN:*
  296. The Shoes: Elektrafied: The Elektra Albums 1979-1982 (Cherry Red) {1}: SE:+
  297. Slade: Cum On Feel the Hitz: The Best of Slade (BMG) {1}: AS:* -- A:80/1
  298. Lonnie Liston Smith & the Cosmic Echoes: Expansions (Ace) {1}: AAJ:*
  299. Sonic Youth: Live in Moscow (April, 1989) (Squeaky Squawk) {1}: RS:*
  300. Sparkle: Sparkle (1979, Cultures of Soul) {1}: bc_r:*
  301. The Specials: More Specials (2-Tone) {1}: Mj:*
  302. Peter Stampfel: Peter Stampfel's 20th Century (Louisiana Red Hot -5CD) {1}: Mj:*
  303. Swans: Children of God (Young God) {1}: Mj:* -- A:80/1
  304. The Sword: Chronology: 2006-2018 (Craft) {1}: AM:*
  305. Horace Tapscott Quintet: The Giant Is Awakened (1969, Real Gone Music) {1}: DB:*
  306. Brother Theotis Taylor: Brother Theotis Taylor (Mississippi) {1}: PO:*
  307. These New Puritans: Hidden (MMXX) (Domino) {1}: Mj:*
  308. These New Puritans: The Cut (2016-2019) (Infectious Music) {1}: LBF:* -- A:85/1
  309. Raphael Toine: Ce Ta Ou/Sud Africa Revolution (Glossy Mistakes) {1}: bc_r:*
  310. Big Joe Turner: The Complete Boss of the Blues (Bear Family -2CD) {1}: SE:+
  311. The Viscaynes: The Viscaynes & Friends (Org Music -19) {1}: PO:*
  312. Marco Von Orelli/Tommy Meier/Luca Sisera/Sheldon Suter: Lotus Crash (Ezz-Thetics) {1}: AAJ:*
  313. Alan Wakeman: The Octet Broadcasts: 1969 & 1979 (Gearbox) {1}: sg_j:*
  314. Scott Walker/Jacques Brel: Scott Walker Meets Jacques Brel (Ace) {1}: SE:+
  315. Dionne Warwick: Deja Vu: The Arista Recordings (1979-1994) (Soulmusic) {1}: AAJ:*
  316. Patty Waters: Plays (Waters Sings -EP) {1}: U:*
  317. Gillian Welch: Boots No 2: The Lost Songs Vol 3 (Acony) {1}: O:* -- A:80/1
  318. Mike Westbrook: Love and Understanding: Citadel/Room 315 Sweden '74 (My Only Desire) {1}: sg_j:*
  319. Snowy White: Lucky Star: An Anthology 1983-1994 (Esoteric -6CD) {1}: ClR:* -- A:80/1
  320. The White Stripes: Greatest Hits (Third Man/Columbia) {1}: Mj:*
  321. Andy Williams: Emperor of Easy: Lost Columbia Masters 1962-1972 (Real Gone Music) {1}: xhs:+
  322. Hank Williams: Pictures From Life's Other Side: The Man and His Music in Rare Recordings and Photos (BMG -6CD) {1}: SE:+
  323. Steve Wynn: Decades (Real Gone Music) {1}: Mj:*
  324. Young Marble Giants: Colossal Youth [40th Anniversary Edition] (Domino) {1}: Mj:*
  325. 1978: The Year the UK Turned Day-Glo (Cherry Red -3CD) {1}: AM:*
  326. All Aboard! The CN Express: Rock Steady and Boss Reggae Sounds 1967-1968 (Doctor Bird) {1}: PO:*
  327. Alterity (Houndstooth) {1}: C:* -- A:70/2
  328. Apala: Apala Groups in Nigeria 1967-70 (Soul Jazz) {1}: -- TH:*
  329. Black Ark Vol 2 (17 North Parade) {1}: PO:*
  330. Bob Stanley & Pete Wiggs Present: Occasional Rain (Ace) {1}: SE:+
  331. Bob Stanley & Pete Wiggs Present: The Tears of Technology (Ace) {1}: SE:+
  332. Cadence Revolution: Disques Debs International Vol 2 (Disques Debs/Strut) {1}: bc_r:*
  333. Danse Macabre 2020 Vol 1 (Objet-A) {1}: FJ:*
  334. Danse Macabre 2020 Vol 2 (Objet-A) {1}: FJ:*
  335. Danse Macabre 2020 Vol 3 (Objet-A) {1}: FJ:*
  336. Danse Macabre 2020 Vol 4 (Objet-A) {1}: FJ:*
  337. Daora: Underground Sounds of Urban Brasil (Mais Um Discos) {1}: PO:*
  338. Days of a Quiet Sun (1966-73, Feel It) {1}: bc_r:*
  339. Destination Health: Doc Feelgood's Rock Therapy: 30 Bop Pills for Your Recovery (Bear Family) {1}: SE:+
  340. Destination Lust: The World of Love, Sex and Violence (Bear Family) {1}: SE:+
  341. Deutsche Elektronische Musik 4: Experimental German Rock and Electronic Music 1971-83 (Soul Jazz) {1}: Mj:*
  342. Disco Demands Part Six (BBE) {1}: bc_r:*
  343. Ella 100: Live at the Apollo! (Concord) {1}: DB:*
  344. Eyes Shut, Ears Open: A Burning Ambulance Compilation (Burning Ambulance) {1}: PO:*
  345. Holding Things Together: The Merle Haggard Songbook (Ace -19) {1}: xgm:+
  346. Hot Steep (Trip) {1}: bc_e:*
  347. Join the Future: UK Bleep & Bass 1988-91 (Cease & Desist) {1}: bc_e:*
  348. Kraut! Die Innovativen Jahre Des Krautrock 1968-1979: Teil 1 Der Norden (Bear Family -2CD) {1}: SE:+
  349. Lewis Wayne Moody High (Numero) {1}: AM:*
  350. Miles Davis: Music From and Inspired by Birth of the Cool [A Film by Stanley Nelson] (Legacy) {1}: AAJ:*
  351. Music in Support of Black Mental Health (Music in Support of Black Mental Health) {1}: PO:*
  352. New Improvised Music From Buenos Aires [Compiled by Jason Weiss] (ESP-Disk -19) {1}: PO:* -- TH:[***]
  353. NWOBHM Thunder: New Wave of British Heavy Metal 1978-1986 (Cherry Red -3CD) {1}: AM:*
  354. Peephole in My Brain: British Progressive Pop Sounds of 1971 (Grapefruit) {1}: AM:*
  355. Rainer Trueby Presents Soulgliding (BBE) {1}: bc_r:*
  356. Ready or Not: Thom Bell's Philly Soul Arrangements & Productions 1965-1978 (Ace) {1}: U:*
  357. Sahel Sounds Label Sampler 2 (Sahel Sound) {1}: PO:*
  358. Saint Etienne Present Songs for the Fountain Coffee Room (Ace) {1}: PO:*
  359. Soul Jazz Records Presents Black Riot: Early Jungle, Rave, and Hardcore (Soul Jazz) {1}: PO:*
  360. Southeast of Saturn (Third Man) {1}: PM:* -- A:80/1
  361. Space Funk: Afro Futurist Electro Funk in Space 1976-84 (Soul Jazz -19) {1}: -- TH:*
  362. Surrender to the Rhythm: London Pub Rock Scene of the Seventies (Grapefruit -3CD) {1}: AM:*
  363. Tales of Wonder: A Jazz Celebration of Steve (Posi-Tone) {1}: AAJ:*
  364. Tea & Symphony: The English Baroque Sound 1968-1974 (Ace) {1}: SE:+
  365. The Sound of the R&B Hits (Ace) {1}: Mj:*
  366. This Is Fame 1964-1968 (Kent Soul) {1}: Mj:*
  367. Turn Me Loose, White Man (Constant Sorrow) {1}: PO:*
  368. Unbroken Dreams of Light (Blueberry) {1}: bc_e:*
  369. Unchained: The Year of the Rat (Unchained) {1}: bc_e:*