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The Top 500 of The Top 40 Logo
Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young - Déjà Vu

Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young: Déjà Vu

Album #90 - January 1970

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    How Music Changed Logo
    The Who

    The Who: Searching for Style

    Channel 150-2

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      The Time Was Logo
      Jeff Beck - Blow by Blow

      Albums That Still Matter Today

      April 1975

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        The Alternative Top 40 Logo
        Syd Barrett: The Madcap Laughs

        Syd Barrett: The Madcap Laughs

        Album #79 - January 1970

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          The Top 500 of The Top 40

          500 of the best and most historically relevant albums to make the top 40 album charts from 1964 to the present - chosen by Tom Ryan and presented chronologically.

          Van Morrison -  Moondance

          Van Morrison: Moondance

          January 1970 - Album #89

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            Black Sabbath: Black Sabbath

            Black Sabbath: Black Sabbath

            Album #88 - February 1970

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              James Taylor: Sweet Baby James

              James Taylor: Sweet Baby James

              Album # 87 - February 1070

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                How Music Changed

                250 different artists and topics that changed music history forever. Most of them analyzed in great detail, with historical information, opinions, and various bits of trivia.

                The High Numbers aka The Who in 1964

                The Who: Youth, and a Search for Identity

                Channel 150-1

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                  Dinah Shore

                  Cole Porter: Some of the Best Songs

                  Channel 25-10

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                    Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby

                    Cole Porter: Interpretations on His Classics

                    Channel 25-9

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                      The Time Was

                      A random series of in-depth shows focusing on a specific period of time in music history.

                      Led Zeppelin  Physical Graffiti

                      "FM" Album Tracks

                      March 1975

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                        Sony Landreth - South of I-10

                        A Few Favorite Albums

                        March 1995

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                          The Beau Brummels - Laugh Laugh

                          "AM" Pop Music of the Day

                          February 1965

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                            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.

                            Fairport Convention - Liege and Lief

                            Fairport Convention: Liege and Lief

                            Album #78 - December 1969

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                              David Bowie - Space Oddity

                              David Bowie: Space Oddity

                              Album #77 - November 1969

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                                Scott Walker: Scott 4

                                Scott Walker: Scott 4

                                Album #76 - November 1969

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