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Paste Magazine recently gave us their 80 best albums of the 1980s. Now they offer up the next chronologically obvious choice, the 90 best albums of the 1990s. The choices are a bit different than you might expect (no Downward Spiral?!). However, there is much to discover in this list of fantastic albums from Victoria William’s Loose (#85) to My Bloody Valentine‘s Loveless (#6). Read the original article here, and check out the albums that Spotify did not carry below. The rest are included in order, and in their entirety.
59. Gillian Welch – Revival (1996)
50. The White Stripes – The White Stripes
43. Built to Spill – There’s Nothing Wrong With Love (1994)
35. Modest Mouse – The Lonesome Crowded West (1997)
30. Mark Heard – Satellite Sky (1992)
27. Vigilantes of Love – Killing Floor (1992)
Paste did a feature on the 80 best albums of the 1980s. This is a Spotify playlist for those albums, in order. Albums that Spotify doesn’t carry are listed below. Otherwise, they are all here in their entirety. Link to the Paste article is here.
#62. The Pretenders – The Pretenders
56. Jane’s Addiction – Nothing’s Shocking
41. Ornette Coleman – In All Languages
34. Hüsker Dü New Day Rising
27. Peter Gabriel – So
20. AC/DC – Back in Black
18. De La Soul – Three Feet High and Rising
5. The Clash – London Calling
Made up of several publications “Best of the Year” lists including Paste, Pitchfork, Drowned in Sound, and more. Duplicates have been deleted. At 190 tracks worth of multi genre goodness, you will be enjoying this playlist for years to come.
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XFM is a popular London alternative and indie rock radio station. They created this list in 2009. The songs are in order starting at 1000.
Click here to load this alternative playlist in Spotify
Featured below is a collection of early 90s rap jams courtesy of The Odd-father. Check out his excellent mix series called The Golden Age of Hip-Hop. At 20 songs per mix, it will keep your head bobbing for some time!
Made up of several magazine’s top 100 lists this spotify playlist contains 250 of the best songs of the decade. Pop, alternative, rock, electronic, and then some!
Spanning two decades of electronic music, this dance music playlist collects some of electronic music’s best tracks and put them in one place. This is a fantastic compilation of electronic goodness with all genres represented.