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Another year and yet another list. Soundbytes gives a rundown of what music you should add to your collection.
In the latest batch of new releases — Dave Navarro, Lucinda Williams, Whiskeytown, R.E.M. and D.J. Logic — there are artists in various stages of their careers, but all are attempting to break new ground and redefine themselves.
Read the first of a two-part series that examines the greatest albums in rock and hip-hop released during the 20th Century.