Rock (1990s)


Aaliyah (1979–2001)

Oleta Adams (1962– )

AFI [1996– ]

Against Me!

Christina Aguilera (1980– )

Ali

Alice in Chains [1990– ]

Amy Allison

Tori Amos (1963– )

And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead [1998– ]

Anti-Flag [1996– ]

Fiona Apple (1977– )

The Apples in Stereo [1995– ]

Archers of Loaf [1992–2000]

Joseph Arthur

Ass Ponys [1990– ]

At the Drive-In [1998– ]

The Auteurs [1993–1996]

Eszter Balint

Bardo Pond [1995– ]

Emily Bezar

Erykah Badu (1971– )

Barenaked Ladies [1992– ]

Beck (1970– )

Bell Biv Devoe [1990– ]

Belle and Sebastian [1996– ]

Belly [1993–1996]

Brendan Benson

Dan Bern

Bettie Serveert

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy [1994– ]

Big Sugar [1992– ]

Bikini Kill [1992–1998]

Andrew Bird (1973– )

Birdbrain [1995– ]

BIS [1997– ]

Björk (1965– )

Barry Black

Black Box Recorder

Black Tambourine [1999– ]

Blackie and the Rodeo Kings [1996– ]

Mary J Blige (1971– )

Blink-182 [1994– ]

Blonde Redhead [1995– ]

Blur [1991– ]

Betty Boo (1970– )

The Bottle Rockets [1993– ]

Boxhead Ensemble [1998– ]

Boyz II Men [1991– ]

Bran Van 3000 [1998– ]

Brandy (1979– )

Toni Braxton (1967– )

The Breeders [1990– ]

Bright Eyes [1995– ]

Jonatha Brooke (1964– )

Brute [1995– ]

Built to Spill [1993– ]

Jeff Buckley (1966–97)

Richard Buckner (1967– )

Bulbul

C+C Music Factory [1990–1994]

Cadallaca [1998– ]

Calexico [1997– ]

The Cannanes [1994– ]

The Cardigans [1994– ]

Mariah Carey (1970– )

Aaron Carter

Neko Case (1970– )

Eva Cassidy (1963–96)

Cat Power (1972– )

Catheters [1999– ]

Eagle-Eye Cherry (1971– )

Chicks on Speed [1998– ]

Clem Snide [1998– ]

Clinic [1997– ]

Coldplay

Comet Gain [1995– ]

Continental Drifters [1994– ]

Converge [1994– ]

Cornelius (1969– )

Cornershop [1995– ]

Nikka Costa

Cotton Mather [1994–2001]

Cracker

The Cranberries [1993– ]

Critters Buggin' [1994– ]

Crooked Fingers [1999– ]

Sheryl Crow (1962– )

Cursive [1997– ]

Dambuilders [1994– ]

The Dandy Warhols [1995– ]

D'Angelo (1974– )

Death Cab for Cutie [1999– ]

Deee-Lite [1990– ]

Deerhoof [1997– ]

The Deftones [1995– ]

Destiny's Child [1997– ]

Destroyer [1996– ]

Ani DiFranco (1970– )

Dim Stars [1992– ]

Celine Dion (1968– )

The Dirtbombs [1998– ]

Dismemberment Plan [1995–2003]

John Doe (1954– )

Donna the Buffalo [1993– ]

The Donnas [1998– ]

Johnny Dowd (1948– )

Dressy Bessy [1997– ]

Drive-By Truckers [1998– ]

Dropkick Murphys [1998– ]

Elastica [1994– ]

Emperor X (1979– )

En Vogue [1990– ]

Alejandro Escovedo (1951– )

Everclear [1995– ]

Th' Faith Healers [1992–1994]

Geoff Farina

Feathermerchants [1999– ]

Feist (1976– )

Fe-Mail

Lee Fields

Firewater [1996– ]

Flogging Molly [1997– ]

Fluffy [1996– ]

The Folk Implosion [1994– ]

Foo Fighters [1995– ]

Forest for the Trees [1997– ]

Robert Forster (1957– )

Fountains of Wayne [1996– ]

The Foxymorons [1999– ]

Roddy Frame (1964– )

Freakwater [1991– ]

Future Bible Heroes [1997– ]

Greta Gaines

Galactic [1996– ]

Garbage [1995– ]

Howe Gelb (1956– )

The Geraldine Fibbers [1995– ]

Lisa Germano (1958– )

Ruth Gerson

Godspeed You! Black Emperor [1996– ]

Gogol Bordello [1998– ]

Holly Golightly (1966– )

Kevin Gordon

The Gourds [1997– ]

Jon Dee Graham

Grandaddy [1995– ]

Macy Gray (1967– )

Green Day [1990– ]

The Greyboy Allstars [1995– ]

Petra Haden (1971– )

Luke Haines (1967– )

Michael Hall

Hamell on Trial [1996– ]

Anthony Hamilton

The Handsome Family [1994– ]

Clay Harper

Jesse Harris

P.J. Harvey (1969– )

Juliana Hatfield (1967– )

Lalah Hathaway (1968– )

Lily Haydn

Warren Haynes

Heavenly [1992– ]

Heavens to Betsy [1994– ]

Dylan Hicks

Veda Hille (1968– )

His Name Is Alive [1990– ]

The Hives [1997– ]

Louise Hoffsten

Kelly Hogan

Hole [1991– ]

Peter Holsapple (1956– )

Idaho [1993– ]

Idlewild [1999– ]

Imperial Teen [1996– ]

Isotope 217 [1997– ]

Jimmy Eat World [1996– ]

Freedy Johnston (1951– )

Sharon Jones (1956– )

Joyseed [1994– ]

The Julie Ruin [1998– ]

Kelis (1979– )

R. Kelly (1967– )

Kaito U.K. [1996– ]

Kid Rock (1971– )

The Killer Shrews

King Creosote

Kevn Kinney

Cheri Knight

Korn [1992– ]

Wayne Kramer (1948– )

The Kropotkins

Lambchop [1994– ]

Mark Lanegan (1964– )

Jon Langford (1958– )

The La's [1990–1991]

Latin Playboys [1994– ]

Kenny Lattimore

The Lawrence Arms [1999– ]

The Legendary Shack Shakers [1998– ]

Annie Lennox (1954– )

Kim Lenz

Ted Leo (1970– )

Les Savy Fav [1999– ]

Alison Faith Levy

Lifter Puller [1997–2000]

Lightning Bolt [1999– ]

Limp Bizkit [1997– ]

Little Village [1992– ]

Local H [1995– ]

London Suede [1992– ]

Jennifer Lopez (1970– )

Mary Lou Lord

Love Child [1991– ]

Low [1994– ]

L7 [1985– ]

Luna [1992–2004]

M People [1994– ]

Shane MacGowan (1957– )

Machines of Loving Grace [1991– ]

Magnetic Fields [1989– ]

Eleni Mandell (1969– )

Manic Street Preachers [1991– ]

Aimee Mann (1960– )

Marilyn Manson [1994– ]

J Mascis (1965– )

Ray Mason

Masters of Reality [1988– ]

Dave Matthews

Maxwell (1973– )

John Mayer (1977– )

Maria McKee (1964– )

Grant McLennan (1958–2006)

Meat Purveyors [1998– ]

The Mendoza Line [1997–2007]

Stephin Merritt (1966– )

The Microphones [1999– ]

The Mighty Mighty Bosstones [1990– ]

Rhett Miller (1970– )

Modest Mouse [1996– ]

Mogwai [1997– ]

Abra Moore (1969– )

Thurston Moore (1958– )

Alanis Morissette (1974– )

Motorpsycho [1990– ]

Mount Analog [1997– ]

Mountain Goats [1995– ]

M2M [1999– ]

The Muffs [1993– ]

The Murmurs [1994– ]

Mushroom [1997– ]

My Morning Jacket [1999– ]

Nada Surf [1996– ]

Matt Nathanson (1973– )

Meshell Ndegéocello (1969– )

The Neckbones [1997– ]

Neutral Milk Hotel [1996– ]

Cyril Neville (1948– )

New Radicals [1997– ]

Niacin [1997– ]

Jeb Loy Nichols

No Doubt [1992– ]

'N Sync [1998– ]

Oasis [1993– ]

Oblivians [1995– ]

Of Montreal [1997– ]

Old 97's [1992– ]

Bill Orcutt

Beth Orton (1970– )

Joan Osborne

Palace

Pavement [1990–1999]

Pearl Jam [1991– ]

Pepe Deluxé [1999– ]

The Pernice Brothers [1997– ]

Liz Phair (1967– )

Sarah Pierce [1991– ]

Pineapple Thief [1999– ]

Pink Martini [1997– ]

Placebo [1996– ]

Polvo [1992–1997]

The Popinjays [1990– ]

John Popper (1967– )

Chuck Prophet (1963– )

Pulnoc [1991– ]

Quasi [1997– ]

Queens of the Stone Age [1998– ]

Radiohead [1993– ]

Rage Against the Machine [1992– ]

Railroad Jerk [1990– ]

Rancid [1993– ]

The Rapture [1999– ]

The Real McCoy [1994– ]

The Reatards [1998–2005]

Vernon Reid

Richmond Fontaine [1997– ]

Ride [1990– ]

Amy Rigby (1959– )

Robyn (1979– )

Rodan

Ruby [1995– ]

Matthew Ryan (1971– )

Raphael Saadiq (1966– )

The Sadies [1998– ]

Saint Etienne [1992– ]

Sammy [1994– ]

Sarge [1996–1999]

Scud Mountain Boys [1995–1997]

Seefeel [1993– ]

Seven Year Bitch [1992– ]

The Shams [1993–1994]

The Shins [1999– ]

Sigur Rós [1997– ]

Silkworm [1992– ]

Slash (1965– )

Sleater-Kinney [1995–2005]

Sloan [1992– ]

Slobberbone [1996– ]

Slowdive [1991– ]

Smash Mouth [1997– ]

Smashing Pumpkins [1991– ]

Elliott Smith (1969–2003)

Son Volt [1995– ]

Songs: Ohia

Soul Coughing [1994– ]

Britney Spears (1981– )

The Spin Doctors [1991– ]

Spiritualized [1991– ]

Spoon [1996– ]

Squirrel Nut Zippers [1995– ]

Lisa Stansfield (1965– )

Stereolab [1992– ]

Kelley Stoltz (1971– )

Angie Stone

Sublime [1992–1998]

Sugar [1992–1995]

Sunny Day Real Estate [1994– ]

Super Furry Animals [1995– ]

Swervedriver [1990– ]

System of a Down [1998– ]

Team Dresch [1994– ]

Teddybears [1993– ]

Teenage Fanclub [1990– ]

Tegan and Sara [1999– ]

That Dog [1994– ]

Thomas Jefferson Slave Apartments [1995– ]

Tiger [1996– ]

Le Tigre [1999– ]

Tindersticks [1992– ]

TLC [1991–1999]

Tortoise [1994– ]

Trailer Bride [1997– ]

Travis [1997– ]

Chandler Travis

John Trudell

Umphrey's McGee [1997– ]

Uncle Tupelo [1990–1994]

Usher (1978– )

Utah Saints [1991– ]

Laura Veirs

Veruca Salt [1994– ]

Vinx

The Waco Brothers [1995– ]

Rufus Wainwright (1974– )

Weezer [1994– ]

Paul Weller (1958– )

Paul Westerberg (1959– )

Whale [1994– ]

Whiskeytown [1996– ]

The White Stripes [1999– ]

Wilco [1995– ]

Robbie Williams

Tommy Womack

The Wrens [1994– ]

Steve Wynn (1960– )

Zebrahead [1998– ]

Various Artists


Introduction