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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.

The Velvet Underground: Loaded

The Velvet Underground: Loaded

Album #86 - September 1970

Just about the last thing anyone would have expected from the Velvet Underground in 1970 would be an album of concise pop songs, so of course, that is exactly what they delivered.

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    The Stooges: Fun House

    The Stooges: Fun House

    Album #85 - July 1970

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      U-Roy - Version Galore

      U-Roy: Version Galore

      Album #84 - June 1970

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        Robert Johnson - King of the Delta Blues Singers, Vol. 2

        Robert Johnson: King of the Delta Blues Singers Vol. 2

        Album #83 - June 1970

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          Kris Kristofferson: Me and Bobby McGee

          Kris Kristofferson: Me and Bobby McGee

          Album #82 - June 1970

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            Deep Purple - In Rock

            Deep Purple: In Rock

            Album #81 - June 1970

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              Randy Newman - 12 Songs

              Randy Newman: 12 Songs

              Album #80 - April 1970

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