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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.

Little Feat: Sailin’ Shoes

Little Feat: Sailin’ Shoes

Album #112 - May 1972

Little Feat’s first album did not exactly rocket up the charts, so it seems they made a concerted effort to improve their salability for release #2.

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    O.V. Wright

    O.V. Wright: A Nickel and a Nail and Ace of Spades

    Album #99 - July 1971

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      Gil Scott Heron: Piecees of a Man

      Gil Scott Heron: Pieces of a Man

      Album #98 - June 1971

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        John Prine: John Prine (Self Titled)

        John Prine: John Prine (Self Titled)

        Album #97 - June 1971

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          Leonard Cohen: Songs of Love and Hate

          Leonard Cohen: Songs of Love and Hate

          Album #96 - March 1971

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            Tago Mago - Can

            The Alternative Top 40: Can's Tago Mago, Part 1

            Album #95 - February 1971

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              Can -Tago Mago

              The Alternative Top 40: Can's Tago Mago, Part 2

              Album #95 - February 1971

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