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The Alternative Top 40

The Alternative Top 40

500 of the best and most historically relevant to NEVER make the top 40 album charts, chosen by Tom Ryan and presented chronologically.

Waylon Jennings: Honky Tonk Heroes

Waylon Jennings: Honky Tonk Heroes

Album #177 - July 1973

While 99.9% of the Nashville mafia refused to acknowledge the youth movement as anything more than despicable, there were a few country artists that saw some value in the counterculture.

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    The New York Dolls

    The New York Dolls: The New York Dolls

    Album #176 - July 1973

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      O, V. Wright - Memphis Unlimited

      O. V. Wright: Memphis Unlimited

      Album #175 - June 1973

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        Night in Tunisia – Bud Powell Trio

        The Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz: Part 6

        Album #174 - June 1973

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          Misterioso – Thelonious Monk Quartet

          The Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz: Part 7

          Album #174 - June 1973

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            Django – Modern Jazz Quartet

            The Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz: Part 8

            Album #174 - June 1973

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              Blue 7 – Sonny Rollins

              The Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz: Part 9

              Album #174 - June 1973

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