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1997

Albums:

Björk - Homogenic

Blur

Built to Spill - Perfect From Now On

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - The Boatman's Call

Bob Dylan - Time Out of Mind

Elf Power - When the Red King Comes

The Flaming Lips - Zaireeka

Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Barafundle

Modest Mouse - The Lonesome Crowded West

Pavement - Brighten the Corners

Primal Scream - Vanishing Point

Radiohead - O K Computer

Sleater-Kinney - Dig Me Out

Elliott Smith - Either/ Or

Stereolab - Dots and Loops

Robert Wyatt - Shleep

Yo la Tengo - I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One


Singles and deep cuts:

Foo Fighters - 'Everlong', The Colour and the Shape

The Verve - 'Bitter Sweet Symphony', Urban Hymns


Archival and compilation albums:

Dock Boggs - Country Blues: Complete Early Recordings (1927-29)

Fiddlin' John Carson - Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order: Volume 1 c. 14 June 1923 to April 1924

Fiddlin' John Carson - Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order: Volume II April 1924 to 24 June 1925

Fiddlin' John Carson - Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order: Volume III 24 June 1925 to 11 March 1926

Fiddlin' John Carson - Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order: Volume IV 17 March 1926 to 11 October 1927

Fiddlin' John Carson - Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order: Volume 5 11 October 1927 to 17 December 1929

Fiddlin' John Carson and Moonshine Kate - Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order: Volume 6 17 December 1929 to 9 December 1930

Fiddlin' John Carson and Moonshine Kate - Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order: Volume VII 9 December 1930 to 28 February 1934

The Carter Family - Give Me the Roses While I Live: Their Complete Victor Recordings (1932-33)

The Flamingos - The Complete Chess Masters - Plus

Lefty Frizzell - Look What Thoughts Will Do

Woody Guthrie - This Land Is Your Land: The Asch Recordings, Vol. 1

Woody Guthrie - Muleskinner Blues: The Asch Recordings, Vol. 2

Jimi Hendrix - First Rays of the New Rising Sun

Liquid Liquid

Memphis Minnie - Queen of the Blues

Palace Music [Will Oldham] - Lost Blues and Other Songs

Les Paul - The Complete Decca Trios Plus (1936-1947)

Speedy West/ Jimmy Bryant - Flamin' Guitars