Thursday, April 28, 2022

Music Library Artist List K-O

NOAH KAHANE 

Stick Season (2022) ** 1/2 


KAISER CHIEFS 

Employment *** 1/2 
Yours Truly, Angry Mob *** 1/2 
Off With Their Heads *** 1/2 
The Future Is Medieval ** 1/2 
Education, Education, Education and War **** 
Stay Together *** 
Duck *** 


KALAPANA 

Best of Black Sand: The Best Of Kalapana ** 


KATRINA AND THE WAVES 

Katrina and the Waves **** 
Waves 


KC AND THE SUNSHINE BAND 

The Best Of KC And The Sunshine Band (1990) ** 1/2 
KC And The Sunshine Band -- A Sunshine Christmas (2015) *


ROBERT EARL KEEN 

Ready For Confetti *** 


KELELA 

Raven *** 


PAUL KELLY 

Songs From The South: Paul Kelly's Greatest Hits 1985-2019 *** 1/2 
Please Leave Your Lights On (w Paul Grabowsky) *** 
Paul Kelly's Christmas Train (2021) ** 


STACEY KENT

Breakfast on The Morning Tram ***/
Raconte Moi *** 


ALICIA KEYS 

Songs In A Minor  
The Diary Of Alicia Key 
As I Am 
The Element Of Freedom *** 1/2  
Girl On Fire 
Here ** 1/2 
Keys *** 1/2 


KHALID

American Teen ***/ 


ANGELIQUE KIDJO 

Black Ivory Soul 
Oyo 
Remain In Light *** 1/2 
Celia *** 1/2 
Mother Nature ** 1/2 


THE KILLERS 

Imploding The Mirage ** 1/2 


ALBERT KING

The Big Blues (1962) *** 1/2 
Born Under A Bad Sign (1967) *** 1/2


BB KING

Singin' The Blues (1957) *** 1/2 
Live At The Regal (1965) **** 
Live In Cook County Jail *** 1/2 
His Definitive Greatest Hits *** 1/2 
Riding With The King (w Eric Clapton) *** 1/2 
One Kind Favor *** 1/2 
  

BEN E. KING

The Complete Atco Atlantic Singles *** 


LITTLE FREDDIE KING 

Goin' Upstairs *** 


KING CREOSOTE 

Diamond Mine (w Jon Hopkins) **** 
From Scotland With Love *** 
When I Was A Thief (w Michael Johnston) *** 1/2


KING CRIMSON 

Larks' Tongues In Aspic (1973) ** 


KING KHAN AND THE SHRINES 

Idle No More *** 


KING KRULE

6 Feet Beneath The Moon *** 1/2 
The Ooz ***/ 


KING PLEASURE 

King Pleasure Sings, Annie Ross Sings (1957) *** 


KING PRINCESS 

Cheap Queen *** 
Hold On, Baby ** 1/2 


KINGS OF LEON

Walls ** 1/2 


THE KINGSTON TRIO

Greatest Hits **  


THE KINKS 

Face To Face ** 1/2 
Something Else By The Kinks ** 1/2 
The Village Green Preservation Society 
Arthur (or the Decline and Fall Of The British Empire) 
Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneyground Part One 


MICHAEL KIWANUKA 

Home Again *** 1/2 
Kiwanuka *** 1/2 


DAVY KNOWLES 

Roll Away (as Back Door Slam) ***
Coming Up For Air ** 1/2 
The Outsider ** 
Three Miles From Avalon ** 1/2  
What Happens Next ** 
If I Should Wander ** 1/2 


KODALINE 

In A Perfect World *** 1/2 


LEE KONITZ 

Subconscious-Lee (1955) ***


KOOBAS 

The Koobas (1969) ***


BASSEKOU KOUYATE 

Miri *** 
Segu Blue 
I Speak Fula 
Ba Power (w Ngoni Ba) 


KRAFTWERK 

Trans Europe Express *** 1/2 


DIANA KRALL

All For You: A Dedication To The Nat King Cole Trio 
Love Scenes 
When I Look In Your Eyes 
The Look Of Love *** 1/2 
The Girl In The Other Room 
From This Moment On 
Quiet Nights 
Glad Rag Doll *** 1/2 
Wallflower ** 1/2          
Turn Up The Quiet *** 
Love Is Here To Stay (w Tony Bennett) *** 1/2 
This Dream Of You ** 1/2 


ALISON KRAUSS

Now That I've Found You **** 
Forget About It ** 1/2 
New Favorite 
Lonely Runs Both Ways 
Paper Airplane *** 
Raising Sand (w Robert Plant) ****   
Windy City *** 
Raise the Roof (w Robert Plant) *** 1/2


NICHOLAS KRGOVICH

The Hills ***
On Cahuenga ***/ 


KRIS KRISTOFFERSON 

Kris *** 
Feeling Mortal *** 1/2 
The Cedar Creek Sessions ** 1/2 


KRONOS QUARTET 

Mishima: A Life In Four Parts (soundtrack) *** 1/2 
Winter Was Hard 
Landfall (w Laurie Anderson) ** 1/2 
Black Angels *** 1/2 
Pieces Of Africa 
Performs Philip Glass *** 1/2 
Dracula (Philip Glass piece) *** 1/2 
Sun Rings (w Terry Riley) *** 


FELA KUTI 

Live with Ginger Baker (1971) *** 1/2 
Best Of Fela Kuti ****  


BEN KWELLER 

Changing Horses *** 
          

LABELLE 

LaBelle 
Gonna Take A Miracle (w Laura Nyro) **** 
Nightbirds 
Phoenix 
Chameleon 
Back To Now *** 1/2 
          

STEVE LACY 

Apollo XXI 
Gemini Rights  *** 1/2 


LADY BLACKBIRD 

Black Acid Soul *** 1/2


LADY GAGA

Born This Way *** 
Joanne ** 1/2 
Chromatica ***\ 
Love For Sale (w Tony Bennett) ** 1/2


LADY LAMB THE BEEKEEPER

After *** 1/2

         
LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO

Shaka Zulu *** 1/2 
Journey Of Dreams *** 
Songs From A Zulu Farm *** 1/2 
Always With Us *** 
Songs Of Peace and Love *** 1/2


POKEY LAFARGE 

In The Blossom Of Their Shade *** 1/2 


NATALIE LAFOURCADE

Musas (Un Homenaje al Folclore Latinoamericano en Manos de los Macorinos Vol 1 *** 1/2 
Un Canto por México, Vol. I *** 1/2 
Un Canto por México, Vol. II *** 1/2 


CLEO LAINE 

All Of Me **  


BLUE LAKE 

Sun Arcs *** 


LAKE STREET DRIVE 

Obviously ** 


KENDRICK LAMAR

Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City *** 1/2 
To Pimp A Butterfly **** 
untitled, unmastered *** 
Damn *** 1/2 
Black Panther: The Album (soundtrack) ***/ 


ADAM LAMBERT 

Trespassing ** 1/2 


MIRANDA LAMBERT 

Kerosene *** 1/2 
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend  
Revolution  *** 1/2 
Four The Record  *** 
Platinum *** 
The Weight Of These Wings *** 1/2 
Wildcard *** 
The Marfa Tapes w Jack Ingram and Jon Randall *** 1/2 
Palomino ***/ 


LAMBERT, HENDRICKS AND ROSS

Sing A Song Of Basie (1957) *** 1/2 
Twisted: The Best Of Lambert, Hendricks and Ross *** 1/2 


RAY LAMONTAGNE 

Gossip In The Grain ** 1/2 
Supernova ** 1/2 
Part of The Light ** 


DAWN LANDES 

ROW ** 


kd lang

A Truly Western Experience ** 1/2
Angel With A Lariat ***
Shadowland ****
Absolute Torch And Twang *** 1/2
Ingénue ****
All You Can Eat ** 1/2
Drag ***
Invincible Summer **
A Wonderful World (w Tony Bennett) *** 1/2
Hymns Of The 49th Parallel *** 1/2
Watershed *** 1/2
Sing It Loud *** 
case lang veirs (w Neko Case and Laura Veirs) *** 


OSCAR LANG 

Chew The Scenery *** 


LANKUM 

False Lankum ***


ELLIS LARKINS 

The Grand Reunion (1972?) (w Ruby Braff) *** 1/2 
2X2 (1994?) (w Ruby Braff) *** 1/2
Calling Berlin, Vol. 1 (w Ruby Braff) (1996) **** 
Calling Berlin, Vol. 2 (w Ruby Braff) (1997) *** 1/2


THE LAST SHADOW PUPPETS (see also Arctic Monkeys)

The Age Of The Understatement *** 1/2
Everything You've Come To Expect *** 


JIM LAUDERDALE

London Southern ** 1/2 
Time Flies ** 1/2 
When Carolina Comes Home Again ** 1/2 
Hope ** 1/2 
Game Changer ** 


CYNDI LAUPER 

She's So Unusual *** 1/2 
True Colors *** 
A Night To Remember ** 
Hat Full Of Stars ** 
Twelve Deadly Cyns...And Then Some ***/ 
Sisters Of Avalan ** 
Merry Christmas...Have A Nice Life * 1/2 
At Last 
Shine 
Memphis Blues ** 
Kinky Boots Original Cast Album * 1/2 
Detour 


AMY LAVERE 

Runaway's Diary *** 1/2           
Hallelujah, I'm A Dreamer (w Will Sexton) *** 1/2 


BETTYE LAVETTE 

Child Of The Seventies ***/            
A Woman Like Me 
I've Got My Own Hell To Raise *** 1/2 
The Scene Of The Crime 
Thankful N Thoughtful *** 1/2 
Worthy 
Things Have Changed *** 
Blackbirds *** 
LaVette! *** 1/2 


HECTOR LAVOE 

La Voz *** 1/2 
Asalto Navideño (1971/1973) (w Willie Colon) **** 


LCD SOUNDSYSTEM

American Dream ** 


LEAD BELLY 

"The Midnight Special" and Other Southern Prison Songs **** 
Midnight Special: The Library Of Congress Recordings (1991) *** 1/2


LED ZEPPELIN

Led Zeppelin *** 1/2 
Led Zeppelin II **** 
Led Zeppelin III *** 1/2 
Led Zeppelin IV **** 
Houses Of The Holy **** 
Physical Graffiti **** 
Presence *** 
The Song Remains The Same 
In Through The Out Door *** 1/2 
Coda 
The BBC Sessions *** 1/2  
Celebration Day 


AMOS LEE 

My Ideal (tribute to Chet Baker Sings) ** 


BEN LEE 

Awake Is The New Sleep  
Quarter Century Classix ** 1/2  


PEGGY LEE 

Black Coffee **** 
Songs From Pete Kelly's Blues w Ella Fitzgerald (1955) ** 1/2 (Ella three tracks) 
Peggy Lee Sings With Benny Goodman 
The Man I Love *** 
Jump For Joy 
Beauty and the Beat! *** 1/2 
Latin a la Lee 
I'm A Woman (Expanded Edition) *** (orig album ** 1/2) 
Is That All There Is? 
Norma Deloris Egstrom From Jamestown, North Dakota ***
Mirrors *** 
Close Enough For Love 
Miss Peggy Lee Sings The Blues **** 
The Peggy Lee Songbook: There'll Be Another Spring *** 


THE LEFT BANKE 

Walk Away Renee/Pretty Ballerina ***/ 
Too ** 1/2 


LEFTFIELD 

Leftism (1995) ** 1/2


JOHN LEGEND 

Darkness and Light *** 
Bigger Love ** 
Legend ** 1/2 


BRENNEN LEIGH

Sings Lefty Frizzell ***/ 


HAMILTON LEITHAUSER 

Dark Hours *** 1/2 


JENS LEKMAN

Life Will See You Now ** 


JOSIAH LEMING 

Come On Kid *** 


THE LEMON TWIGS 

Go To School ** 1/2 
Everything Harmony ***/ 


JOHN LENNON 

John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band ****  
Imagine *** 
Mind Games * 1/2 
Walls and Bridges ** 
Rock N Roll ** 
Double Fantasy (w Yoko Ono) **** 
Double Fantasy Stripped Down *** 
Milk and Honey (w Yoko Ono) ** 1/2 
Gimme Some Truth (boxed set) ** 1/2 


JULIAN LENNON 

Jude ** 


ANNIE LENNOX 

Diva *** 
Medusa ** 1/2 
Bare ** 1/2 
The Annie Lennox Collection ** 1/2 
A Christmas Cornucopia ** 1/2 
Nostalgia ** 1/2 


ARI LENNOX 

Shea Butter Baby *** 1/2 
Age/Sex/Location ** 1/2 


CARÌN LEON 

Inédito *** 1/2 
Colmillo De Leche *** 


KATRINA LESKANICH 

Hearts, Loves & Baby's ** 1/2


HUEY LEWIS AND THE NEWS 

Sport *** 
Weather ep ** 1/2 


JAMES BRANDON LEWIS 

Jesup Wagon *** 


JENNY LEWIS 

Rabbit Fur Coat 
Acid Tongue *** 1/2 
The Voyager ** 1/2 
Joy'All ** 1/2 
         


JERRY LEE LEWIS 

Original Golden Hits, Vol. 1 **** 
Original Golden Hits, Vol. 2 *** 1/2 
Live At The Star-Club, Hamburg ****       
Another Time, Another Place ****     
Young Blood 
Rock and Roll Time ** 


LINDA LEWIS 

Fathoms *** 


THE LICKERISH QUARTET 

Threesome Vol. 1 (2020) *** 1/2 
Threesome Vol. 2 (2021) *** 1/2 
Threesome Vol. 3 (2022) *** 1/2 (all EPs) 


JOE LIGGINS 

Joe Liggins & His Honeydrippers (1990 comp on Specialty) ** 1/2


GORDON LIGHTFOOT 

Solo ** 


LIGHTNING BOLT 

Wonderful Rainbow (2003) **


LIL NAS X 

Montero ***


ABBEY LINCOLN

Abbey Is Blue (1959) *** 1/2 
You Gotta Pay The Band ** 1/2 
When There Is Love (w Hank Jones) 
A Turtle's Dream ***  
Wholly Earth 
Over The Years 
Abbey Sings Abbey ***          
 
          
BOOKER LITTLE 

Out Front (1961) *** 


LITTLE BANDIT

Breakfast Alone *** 


LITTLE BIG TOWN 
          
Tornado *** 


LITTLE FEAT 

Little Feat (1970) ** 1/2 
Sailin' Shoes (1972) *** 
Dixie Chicken (1973) *** 1/2 


LITTLE GREEN CARS 

Absolute Zero *** 1/2 


LITTLE RICHARD 

Here's Little Richard (1957) **** 
Little Richard (1958) 
The Fabulous Little Richard 
18 Greatest Hits (Rhino) (1985) **** 


LITTLE SIMZ 

Grey Area (2019) ** 1/2 


LITTLE WALTER 

The Best Of Little Walter (1958) *** 1/2 
His Best (1997) *** 1/2 


LIVING SISTERS 

Harmony Is Real: Songs For A Happy Holiday *** 1/2 


LIZZO 

Cuz I Love You *** 1/2 
Special ***\  


LL COOL J

Radio (1985) ** 1/2 


CHARLES LLOYD 

Hagar's Song (w Jason Moran) *** 


LOS LOBOS 

How Will The Wolf Survive? **** 
By The Light Of The Moon *** 
La Pistola y El Corazon *** 
The Neighborhood ** 1/2 
Kiko **** 
Papa's Head ** 1/2 
Colossal  Head ** 1/2 
This Time ** 1/2 
Good Morning, Azatlan *** 1/2 
The Ride 
The Town and the City 
Tin Can Trust 
Gates Of Gold *** 1/2 
Llegó Navidad *** 1/2 
Native Son ** 


LOGGINS & MESSSINA 

Sittin' In aka Kenny Loggins with Jim Messina Sittin' In (1972) *** 
Loggins & Messina (1972) *** 
Full Sail (1973) ** 
On Stage (1974) *** 
The Best Of Friends (1976) (compilation) *** 


KENNY LOGGINS 

Celebrate Me Home 
Nightwatch *** 
Keep The Fire ** 1/2 
High Adventure *** 
Footloose soundtrack (contributor) *** 
Vox Humana * 
Top Gun soundtrack (contributor) ** 
Leap Of Faith ***/
Return To Pooh Corner ** 
Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow (compilation) *** 1/2 
December ** 1/2 
More Songs From Pooh Corner ** 1/2 
The Essential Kenny Loggins (compilation) *** 1/2 
It's About Time 
How About Now 
All Join In 


LOGIC 

YSIV *** 
No Pressure *** 


JULIE LONDON 

Her Name Is Julie (1955) *** 


THE LONDON SOULS 

The London Souls *** 1/2 


THE LONE BELLOW 

The Lone Bellow *** 1/2
Then Came The Morning *** 1/2 
Walk Into A Storm ** 1/2 
Half Moon Light ** 1/2 


LONE JUSTICE 

Lone Justice *** 1/2 
Shelter 
This World Is Not My Home (The Best Of Lone Justice) *** 1/2  
This Is Lone Justice: The Vaught Tapes *** 


LONELY DRIFTER KAREN 

The Grass Is Singing *** 


PROFESSOR LONGHAIR 

New Orleans Piano *** 


TRINI LOPEZ 

Live At PJ's (1963) * 


HAROLD LOPEZ-NUSSA 

Te Lo Dije *** 1/2 


LORDE

Pure Heroine *** 1/2 
Melodrama ***/ 
Solar Power ** 1/2 


LORD HURON 

Long Lost *** 1/2 


LIONEL LOUEKE 

Lean In (w Gretchen Parlato) **


GARY LOURIS 

Vagabonds *** 


THE LOUVIN BROTHERS 

Tragic Songs Of Life (1956) *** 1/2 


JOE LOVANO

Classic! Live At Newport *** 1/2 
Garden Of Expression ** 1/2 


DARLENE LOVE

A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector **** 
The Sound Of Love: The Very Best Of Darlene Love ****
Introducing Darlene Love ** 1/2 


G. LOVE

G. Love & Special Sauce (1994) ** 1/2 
Coming Home For Christmas ** 


PATTY LOVELESS 

When Fallen Angels Fly (1994) ** 1/2 


LYLE LOVETT 

Lyle Lovett *** 
Pontiac *** 1/2 
Lyle Lovett and His Large Band *** 1/2 
Joshua Judges Ruth **** 
I Love Everybody ** 1/2 
The Road To Ensenada ** 1/2 
Step Inside This House ** 1/2 
My Baby Don't Tolerate ** 
It's Not Big It's Large ** 
Natural Forces ***  
Twelfth Of June ** 1/2 


THE LOW ANTHEM 

Oh My God, Charlie Darwin *** 1/2            
Smart Flesh *** 1/2 


LOW CUT CONNIE

Dirty Pictures ** 


NICK LOWE 

That Old Magic *** 1/2           
Quality Street *** 
Love Starvation *** 


LOWLAND HUM

Thin **


LUCKY DAYE 

Candydrip ** 1/2  


THE LUMINEERS

The Lumineers *** 1/2 
Cleopatra *** 


CORB LUND 

Agricultural Tragic ** 1/2 


LA LUPE 

El Rey Y Yo (1967) (w Tito Puente) ***  
La Lupe Es La Reina (1969) *** 1/2 
La Pareja (w Tito Puente) (1978) *** 


DANNY LUX 

Dlux *** 


CLAIRE LYNCH 

Whatcha Gonna Do *** 


LORETTA LYNN

Loretta Lynn -- Country Christmas (1966) ** 
Loretta Lynn -- Coal Miner's Daughter (1971) *** 1/2 
Van Lear Rose (2004) *** 1/2 
The Definitive Collection (2005) *** 1/2
Full Circle (2016) 
White Christmas Blue (2016) ***
Wouldn't It be Great (2018) *** 
Still Woman Enough (2021) ***


JEFF LYNNE 

Long Wave *** ("She" is pop perfection) 


SHELBY LYNNE

Temptation *** 1/2
Restless ** 1/2
I Am Shelby Lynne *** 1/2
Love, Shelby 
Identity Crisis 
Just A Little Lovin' *** 1/2 
Tears, Lies and Alibis  ** 1/2 
Revelation Road 
I Can't Imagine ** 1/2 
Not Dark Yet (w Allison Moorer) ** 1/2 
Shelby Lynne ** 


LYNYRD SKYNRD

Pronounced Leh-nerd Skin-nerd *** 
Second Helping *** 
Old Time Greats *** 


BAABA MAAL 

Being ** 1/2 


MACHITO 

Kenya (1957) **** 


MADNESS

One Step Beyond... *** 
Absolutely *** 1/2 
7 ** 1/2 
The Rise and Fall *** (on vinyl at Andrew's while he packed for St. Pete)
Keep Moving **** 
Mad Not Mad 
The Madness 
Wonderful 
The Dangerman Sessions, Vol. 1 
The Liberty of Norton Folgate ** 1/2 
Oui, Oui, Si, Si, Ja, Ja, Da, Da 
Can't Touch Us Now ***/ 
Theatre of the Absurd presents C'est La Vie *** 1/2 


MADONNA 

Madonna *** 
Like A Virgin *** 
True Blue *** 
Like A Prayer *** 
The Immaculate Collection **** 
Erotica ** 1/2 
Bedtime Stories ** 1/2 
Ray Of Light **** 
Music *** 1/2 
GHV2 ** 1/2 
American Life ** 
Confessions On A Dance Floor ** 
Hard Candy ** 
MDNA ** 
Rebel Heart *** 
Madame X ** 
Finally Enough Love: 50 Number Ones *** 


THE MAGIC NUMBERS 

The Magic Numbers *** 1/2 
Those The Brokes *** 
The Runaway ** 1/2 
Alias ***\ 
Outsiders ** 1/2 


MAGIC SAM 

West Side Soul (1968) **** 


JANUVA MAGNESS 

What Love Will Do *** 


THE MAGNETIC FIELDS see STEPHEN MERRITT 



TAJ MAHAL 

Maestro ** 1/2 
Get on Board (w Ry Cooder) *** 
Savoy *** 1/2 


MAJOR MATT MASON USA 

Me Me Me ** 


MALI MUSIC 

Mali Is... *** 


JESSE MALIN 

Sunset Kids *** 


RAUL MALO 

Today 
You're Only Lonely 
After Hours 
Marshmallow World And Other Holiday Favorites 
Lucky One 
Sinners And Saints 
Say Less ** 


THE MAMAS AND THE PAPAS 

If You Can Believe Your Eyes And Ears ** 1/2 
The Mamas and the Papas ** 1/2 


MANCHESTER COLLECTIVE 

 The Centre Is Everywhere ***


MANDY, INDIANA 

I've Seen A Way ** 1/2 


MANIC STREET PREACHERS 

Everything Must Go (1996) *** 
Resistance Is Futile (2018) ** 


BARRY MANILOW 

Greatest Hits *** 
Greatest Hits Vol. II ** 
2:00 AM Paradise Cafe *** 1/2 
Night Songs *** 1/2 
Night Songs II *** 1/2 


AIMEE MANN

Whatever *** 1/2
I'm With Stupid *** 1/2
Bachelor No. 2 *** 1/2
Lost In Space ***
The Forgotten Arm ***
Drifter In The Snow *** 1/2 
@#%&*! Smilers *** 
Charmer ***
Mental Illness *** 1/2 
Queens Of The Summer Hotel *** 1/2 


MANSION HARLOTS 

All Around A Fairground *** 1/2 


MARIACHI LOS CAMPEROS 

De Ayer Para Siempre *** 1/2 


MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS 

The Family Jewels ***           
Electra Heart ** 1/2 
Froot 
Love + Fear 


AMBER MARK 

Three Dimensions Deep ***\ 


BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS (see also The Wailers) 

The Wailing Wailers 
Soul Rebels 
Soul Revolution Part II 
The Best Of The Wailers 
Catch A Fire **** 
African Herbsman (Trojan comp) 
Burnin' **** 
Rasta Revolution (Trojan comp) 
Natty Dread **** 
Live! **** 
Rastaman Vibrations *** 1/2 
Exodus **** 
Kaya *** 
Survival *** 
Uprising *** 1/2 
Confrontation ** 1/2 
Legend **** 
Natural Mystic: The Legend Lives On **** 


LAURA MARLING 

A Creature I Should Know *** 


MAROON 5

V *** 


BRUNO MARS 

Doowops & Hooligans *** 1/2 
Unorthodox Jukebox *** 
An Evening With Silk Sonic (w Anderson.Paak) ***


BRANFORD MARSALIS

Songs of Mirth and Melancholy (w Joey Caldarazzo) *** 1/2 
Just Four MFs Playin' Their Tunes **** 
Upward Spiral (w Kurt Elling) ** 1/2 (but "I'm A Fool To Want You"!) 
The Secret Between The Shadow and the Soul *** 1/2 


WYNTON MARSALIS
          
Hot House Flowers *** 1/2 
Black Codes (From The Underground) 
Marsalis Standard Time Vol. 1 *** 1/2 
Crescent City Christmas Card *** 1/2 
Tune In Tomorrow... *** 1/2
Joe Cool's Blues **** 
Standards & Ballads *** 1/2 
Two Men With The Blues (w Willie Nelson) **** 
The Abyssinian Mass ** 1/2 
Play The Blues (w Eric Clapton) *** 1/2 
The Music Of John Lewis (w Jon Batiste) *** 
Motherless Brooklyn *** 
A Swingin' Sesame Street Celebration ** 
The Ever Fonky Lowdown ** 
Plays Louis Armstrong's Hot Fives and Hot Sevens *** 1/2 
Big Band Holidays III ** 


LINDA MARTELL 

Color Me Country ** 1/2 


DEAN MARTIN

Swingin' Down Yonder (1955) **
This Time I'm Swingin' (1960) ** 1/2 
Country Style (1963) ** 
Dean "Tex" Martin Rides Again (1963) ** 
The Dean Martin Christmas Album (1966) * 1/2 


JOHN MARTYN

Solid Air **** 
Sapphire * 1/2 
Heaven and Earth ** 


HUGH MASEKALA 

Rejoice! (w Tony Allen) *** 1/2


STEVE MASON 
          
Meet The Humans ** 1/2 


MASSIVE ATTACK 

Blue Lines (1991) ** 


KATHY MATTEA 

Coal ** 1/2           
Calling Me Home *** 


SCOTT MATTHEWS 

The Great Untold ***/ 


JOHNNY MATHIS 

Johnny's Greatest Hits (1958) **** 
Merry Christmas (1958) *** 1/2 
So Nice ***
           

THE MAVERICKS

The Mavericks ***
From Hell To Paradise ***
What A Crying Shame *** 1/2
Music For All Occasions ****
Trampoline *** 1/2
The Mavericks (2003) *** 
Suited Up And Ready *** 1/2 
In Time *** 1/2
Mono *** 1/2 
Brand New Day ***/ 
Hey! Merry Christmas *** 
Play The Hits ** 1/2 
En Español *** 1/2 


MAXWELL

Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite  
Embrya 
Now 
BLACKsummers'night *** 1/2 
blackSUMMERS'night *** 1/2 
blacksummers'NIGHT 


JOHN MAYALL 

Bluesbreakers (w Eric Clapton) (1966) ** 1/2 


BIG MAYBELLE 

The Complete Okeh Sessions -- 1952-1955 


MARILYN MAYE 

Meet Marvelous Marilyn Maye *** 1/2 
The Lamp Is Low 
Marilyn Maye, Girl Singer (1970) ** 
      

JOHN MAYER

Room For Squares ** 1/2
Heavier Things ** 1/2
Continuum **
Battle Studies **
Try! ***/
Born And Raised ****
Paradise Valley *** 1/2
The Search For Everything ** 1/2 
Sob Rock *** 1/2


CURTIS MAYFIELD 

Curtis *** 


JESSICA LEA MAYFIELD AND SETH AVETT 

Sing Elliot Smith *** 


THE MAYFLIES USA 

Summertown (1999) ***/


THE MAYTALS 

Never Grow Old *** 


MARTINA MCBRIDE

Reckless ** 


ASHLEY MCBRYDE 

Girl Goin' Nowhere *** 
Never Will *** 
Presents Lindeville *** 1/2 


LEYLA MCCALLA 

The Capitalist Blues *** 


PAUL MCCARTNEY 

McCartney ** 1/2
Ram ****
Wild Life *
Red Rose Speedway **
Band On The Run *** 1/2 
Band On The Run (Underdubbed Mix) (1973) *** 1/2 
Venus And Mars ** 1/2
Wings At The Speed Of Sound ** 
Wings Greatest Hits ****
McCartney II **
Tug Of War *** 1/2
Pipes Of Peace **
Give My Regards To Broad Street *
Press To Play **
Flowers In The Dirt *** 1/2
Flowers In The Dirt Demos ****
Off The Ground **
Flaming Pie ** 1/2 
Driving Rain ** 1/2
Chaos And Creation In The Backyard ****
Memory Almost Full ***
Electric Arguments (as The Fireman w Youth) ***
Kisses On The Bottom ** 1/2
New *** 1/2
Egypt Station *** 
McCartney III ** 1/2 (but "Winter Bird/When Winter Comes" is so good)


CASS MCCOMBS

Caatacombs ** 1/2 


MARILYN MCCOO AND BILLY DAVIS 

Blackbird: Lennon-McCartney Icons ** (but "Ticket To Ride")


DEL MCCOURY 

The Mountain (w Steve Earle) **** 
The Family 
Moneyland *** 1/2 
American Legacies (w Preservation Hall Jazz Band) *** 1/2 
Almost Proud ** 1/2 


MICHAEL MCDERMOTT 

St. Paul's Boulevard ** 1/2 


AUDRA MCDONALD

Way Back To Paradise *** 
How Glory Goes 
Happy Songs 
Build A Bridge 
Go Back Home 
Sing Happy ** 


MICHAEL MCDONALD

Wide Open ** 


REBA MCENTIRE 

Rumor Has It (1990) ** 1/2 
The Ultimate Christmas Collection (2022) **


MC5 

Kick Out The Jams (Live) *** 


KATE & ANNA MCGARRIGLE 

Kate & Anna McGarrigle *** 1/2 
Dancer With Bruised Knees *** 1/2 
Pronto Monto 
French Record aka Entree Le Jeunesse Et La Sageese *** 
Love Is Over and Over 
Heartbeats Accelerating *** 1/2 
Matapedia *** 1/2 
The McGarrigle Christmas Hour *** 
Tell My Sister *** 1/2 


BROWNIE MCGEE

At Sugar Hill (w Sonny Terry) *** 


TIM MCGRAW 

Sundown Heaven Town *** 1/2 


CHRIS MCGREGOR

African Sound ***/ 


NELLIE MCKAY 

Get Away From Me *** 1/2 
Pretty Little Head ***
Obligatory Villagers ** 1/2
Normal As Blueberry Pie: A Tribute To Doris Day ****
Home Sweet Mobile Home ** 1/2
My Weekly Reader ***
Sister Orchid **** 
Bagatelles *** 


MARIA MCKEE 

Maria McKee *** 1/2 
You Gotta Sin To Be Saved *** 
Life Is Sweet *** 1/2 
High Dive ***
Live In Hamburg 
Peddlin' Dreams 
Live: Acoustic Tour 2006 
Late December 
La Vita Nuova *** 1/2 



DECLAN MCKENNA

What Do You Think About The Car? ** 


LORI MCKENNA


The Bird and the Rifle
 ** 1/2 


ERIN MCKEOWN

According To Us ** 1/2 


ROD MCKUEN

Greatest Hits Of (1969) *
A Boy Named Charlie Brown * 1/2 
          

TOMMY MCLAIN 

I Ran Down Every Dream *** 1/2 


DON MCLEAN 

Tapestry ** 1/2 
American Pie *** 
Chain Lightnin' ** 
Favorites and Rarities ***  
Botanical Gardens * 1/2 
Christmastime! The Complete Collection * 


JACKIE MCLEAN 

Bluesnik **** 


ALEX MCMURRAY 

How To Be A Cannonball *** 


JAMES VINCENT MCMURROW 

We Move *** 


JAMES MCMURTRY 

Complicated Game ** 1/2  
The Horses and the Hounds *** 


KATHERINE MCPHEE


I Fall In Love Too Easily **


CARMEN MCRAE 

By Special Request *** 
At Newport (1958) *** 
Book Of Ballads **** 
Carmen Sings Monk **** 


CHRISTINE MCVIE

Lindsey Buckingham/Christine McVie ** 1/2 


MEAT LOAF

Bat Out Of Hell ****           
Dead Ringer For Love ***  
Midnight At The Lost and Found **  
Bad Attitude ** 
Bat Out Of Hell II: Back Into Hell ** 1/2 
Bat Out Of Hell III: The Monster Is Loose ** 
Braver Than We Are *  



BRAD MEHLDAU

Long Ago And Far Away (w Charlie Haden) **           
Modern Music *** 1/2 
Ode *** 1/2       
Where Do You Start *** 1/2           
Blues and Ballads ***
Nearness (w Joshua Redman) *** 1/2      
Chris Thile and Brad Mehldau ** 1/2 
After Bach ** 1/2 
 Seymour Reads The Constitution! ** 1/2 
Suite April 2020 *** 
Variations On A Melancholy Theme ** 
Jacob's Ladder ** 1/2 
Your Mother Should Know: Brad Mehldau Plays The Beatles *** 1/2 / 


M83

Hurry Up, We're Dreaming *** 


JOHN MELLENCAMP

American Fool ***
Uh-Huh ***
Scarecrow *** / 
The Lonesome Jubilee *** 1/2
Big Daddy ** 1/2
Whenever We Wanted ** 1/2
Human Wheels ***
Dance Naked ** 1/2
Mr Happy Go Lucky ** 1/2
Cuttin' Heads **
Trouble No More ** 1/2
Freedom's Road ***/ 
On The Rural Route 7609 *** 
No Better Than This *** 
Plain Spoken ***/ 
Sad Clowns and Hillbillies ***/ 
Other People's Stuff *** 
Strictly A One-Eyed Jack ** 1/2 
Orpheus Descending ** 1/2 


HAROLD MELVIN AND THE BLUE NOTES FEATURING TEDDY PENDERGRASS

To Be True *** 1/2 


LYDIA MENDOZA 

La Alondra de la Frontera: Live! *** 1/2 


MABEL MERCER 

Merely Marvelous (1960) *** 
At Town Hall (w Bobby Short) (1968) *** 1/2 


STEPHEN MERRITT

The Charm Of The Highway Strip *** 
Wasps' Nests ***
69 Love Songs ****
Hyacinth and Thistles ***
i *** 
The Tragic Treasury: Songs From A Series Of Unfortunate Events 
Distortion *** 
Realism *** 
Love At The Bottom Of The Sea *** 1/2 
50 Song Memoir *** 1/2 
Quickies *** 1/2 


TIFT MERRITT

Stitch Of The World ** 1/2 


THE METERS 

Rejuvenation *** 1/2
Fire On The Bayou *** 1/2


MGMT 

Oracular Spectacular (2007) *** 1/2 
Little Dark Age ** 


M.I.A. 

Arular (2005) ** 1/2 
Kala (2007) ** 


GEORGE MICHAEL 

Fantastic (as Wham!) 
Make It Big (as Wham!) 
Music From The Edge Of Heaven (as Wham!) 
The Final Vinyl (as Wham!) ****  
Faith *** 1/2  
Listen Without Prejudice, Volume 1 *** 1/2 
Five Live (w Queen and Lisa Staqnsfield) *** 1/2 
Older ** 1/2 
Ladies and Gentlemen: The Best Of George Michael *** 
Songs From The Last Century ** 
Patience  ** 
Twenty Five *** 


EL MICHELS AFFAIR 

Glorious Game (w Black Thought ) ** 1/2


MIDLAKE (see also Harp) 

The Trials Of Van Occupanther ****
The Courage Of Others *** 1/2
Antiphon *** 1/2 
For The Sake Of Bethel Woods *** 


MIDLAND

On The Rocks *** 


BETTE MIDLER 

The Divine Miss M ** 1/2 
Bette Midler ** 
Experience The Divine: Greatest Hits (1996) 


MIGUEL 

Kaleidoscope *** 


MIKA 

Life In Cartoon Motion ***/  
The Boy Who Knew Too Much *** 1/2 
The Origin Of Love 
No Place In Heaven *** 


MIKE AND THE MOONPIES  

Cheap Silver and Solid Country Gold ** 1/2 


MEEK MILL 

Dreamchasers 2 *** 


ALLISON MILLER 

Rivers In Our Veins *** 1/2


BUDDY AND JULIE MILLER 

Breakdown On 20th Avenue South *** 


FRANKIE MILLER 

High Life (1974) *** 



THE MILLS BROTHERS 

Louis Armstrong and the Mills Brothers (1954) *** 1/2 
Four Men And A Guitar **** (actually titled Four Boys....)
Merry Christmas * 1/2 


ROY MILTON 

Roy Milton and His Solid Senders (1992 comp) *** 1/2 


GARNET MIMMS 

Looking For You: The Complete United Artists and Veep Singles **** 


NICKI MINAJ

Lady Penelope ** 


CHARLES MINGUS 

Mingus Three ** 1/2 
Mingus Ah Um **** 
Tijuana Moods *** 
The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady (1963) ****


LIZA MINNELLI 

At Carnegie Hall (1987) *** 1/2 
Confessions ** 1/2 


MINUTEMEN 

Double Nickels On The Dime (1984) *** 1/2 


ELIZABETH MITCHELL 

Sunny Day *** 


JONI MITCHELL

Song To A Seagull aka Joni Mitchell (1968) *** 1/2
Clouds (1969) *** 1/2
Ladies Of The Canyon (1970) *** 1/2
Blue (1971) ****
For The Roses (1972) *** 1/2 
Court and Spark (1974) ****
Miles of Aisles (1974) *** 
The Hissing Of Summer Lawns (1975) *** 1/2
Hejira (1976) *** 1/2
Don Juan's Reckless Daughter (1977) ***/
Mingus (1979) ***/
Wild Things Run Fast (1982) *** 
Dog Eat Dog (1985) ** 
Chalk Mark In A Rainstorm (1988) ** 1/2 
Night Ride Home (1991) *** 
Turbulent Indigo (1994) *** 
Taming The Tiger (1998) ** 1/2 
Both Sides Now (2000) ****
Travelogue (2002)
Shine (2007) 
Archives Vol. 1: The Early Years (1963-1967) *** 
At Newport ** 1/2 (but quite moving at times) 
Archives Vol. 2: The Reprise Years 1968-1971 
Archives Vol. 3: The Asylum Years 1972-1975 *** 1/2 


MITSKI 

The Land Is Inhospitable and So Are We *** 1/2 


LAKOU MIZIK 

HaitiNola *** 


KEB' MO' 

BluesAmericana ** 1/2 
Good To Be... ** 


MOBY GRAPE

Moby Grape (1967) *** 1/2 
Now I Know High ***/ 


MDOU MOCTAR 

Ilana (The Creator) *** 1/2 
Afrique Victime ** 1/2 


THE MODERN JAZZ QUARTET 

Fontessa (1956) ***


THE MODERN LOVERS  (see also JONATHAN RICHMAN) 

The Modern Lovers (1976) **** 


PETE MOLINARI 

Theosophy '14 *** 1/2 


JANELLE MONÁE

The ArchAndroid *** 1/2 
The Electric Lady *** 1/2 
Dirty Computer *** 1/2 
The Age Of Pleasure *** 1/2 


THELONIUS MONK 

Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 1 
Thelonius Monk Trio **** 
Monk *** 1/2 
Thelonius Monk and Sonny Rollins **** 
Piano Solo ****
The Complete Prestige 10 Inch LP Collection **** 
Brilliant Corners **** 
Thelonius Himself *** 1/2 
Monk's Music **** 
Thelonius Monk with John Coltrane 
Thelonius Monk Quartet w John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall 
The Complete Riverside Recordings w John Coltrane 
Monk's Dream 
Solo Monk *** 1/2 
Underground 

    

THE MONKEES

The Monkees (1966) 
More Of The Monkees (1967)  
Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn and Jones Ltd (1967) ***
Headquarters (1967) *** 
The Birds, The Bees & The Monkees 
Head 
Instant Replay (1969) ***/ 
The Monkees Greatest Hits (1969) 
The Monkees Greatest Hits Vol. 2 (1970 -- never released) 
The Monkees Greatest Hits (Arista) (1976) 
Then And Now...The Best Of The Monkees (1986) *** 1/2 
The Best Of The Monkees (2003) *** 1/2 
Good Times! *** 1/2 
Christmas Party ** 1/2 
Micky Dolenz -- Dolenz Sings Nesmith *** 1/2 
Micky Dolenz -- Dolenz Sings Nesmith EP *** 



THE MONKS 

Black Monk Time (1966) ***
      


MON LAFERTE 

1940 Carmen *** 


MATT MONROE 

Matt Sings and Nelson Swings ** 


THE MOODY BLUES 

Days of Future Passed ** 


JACKIE MOORE

The Complete Atlantic Recordings ** 1/2


STANTON MOORE

With You In Mind *** 1/2 
Krasno/Moore Project: Book Of Queens *** (w Eric Krasno) 


ALLISON MOORER

Not Dark Yet (w Shelby Lynne) ** 1/2 
Blood *** 1/2 


KEVIN MORBY 

Oh My God *** 1/2 


JOHN MORELAND

In The Throes (2013) *** 1/2
Big Bad Luv *** 1/2 
LP5 (2020) *** 
Birds In The Ceiling ** 1/2 


LEE MORGAN 

The Sidewinder (1964) ****
Search For The New Land (1966) *** 1/2


ALANIS MORISSETTE 

Jagged Little Pill *** / 
Under Rug Swept 
So-Called Chaos 
Flavors Of Entanglement 
The Collection *** 


MEGAN MORONEY 

Lucky ***


ENNIO MORRICONE 

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly soundtrack (1966) ***


MAREN MORRIS 

Girls *** 
Humble Quest *** 


VAN MORRISON

Astral Works ****
Moondance ****
His Band And The Street Choir **
Tupelo Honey 
St. Dominic's Preview (1972) *** 
Veedon Fleece *** 1/2 
Into The Music (1979) ** 1/2 
Poetic Champions Compose *** 
Irish Heartbeat (w The Chieftains) *** 1/2 
Avalon Sunset ** 1/2 
Days Like This 
How Long Has This Been Going On? (w Georgie Fame) 
The Healing Game *** 
What's Wrong With This Picture 
Pay The Devil 
Keep It Simple ** 
Roll With The Punches ** 1/2
Versatile ** 
You're Driving Me Crazy (w Joey DeFrancesco) ** 1/2 
The Prophet Speaks ** 1/2 
Three Chords and the Truth *** 
Moving On Skiffle ** 
Accentuate The Positive ** 

          
MORRISSEY

Viva Hate ***
Kill Uncle ***
Your Arsenal ***
Vauxhall And I ***
Southpaw Grammar **
Maladjusted ** 1/2
You Are The Quarry ***
Ringleaders Of The Tormentors ***
Years Of Refusal ***
World Peace Is None Of Your Business ***
Low In High School *** 
California Sun *** 


MOTÖRHEAD 

Ace Of Spades (1980) ** 1/2


MOTT THE HOOPLE 

Brain Capers 
All The Young Dudes *** 1/2 
Mott *** 1/2 
The Hoople 


BOB MOULD 

Beauty and Ruin *** 
Blue Hearts *** 1/2 


MOUNT EERIE

A Crow Looked At Me ***


THE MOVERS 

The Movers (1970) *** 1/2 
Mr. Moonlight Meets Miss Starlight (1974) * 1/2 
The Movers Vol. 1: 1970-1976 (2022 comp) *** 1/2 


MOVIE MUSIC/SOUNDTRACKS

For film scores, soundtracks see Soundtracks at the bottom of the list


JUDY MOWATT 

Black Woman (1980) *** 


MRS. MAGICIAN

Bermuda ** 1/2


MUDCRUTCH see TOM PETTY 


NICO MUHLY

Planetarium (w Sufjan Stevens, James McAllister) ** 1/2 


JENNI MULDAUR 

Teddy & Jenni Do Porter & Dolly: A Tribute To Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton *** 1/2 
Once More: Jenni Muldaur & Teddy Thompson Sing The Great Country Duets *** 1/2


MUMFORD AND SONS 

Sigh No More *** 1/2 
Babel *** 1/2 
Wilder Mind ** 1/2 
Delta ** 


ALEXI MURDOCH 

Time Without Consequences *** 1/2 
Towards The Sun *** 1/2 


MUSE 

Black Holes and Revelations (2006) ***


KASEY MUSGRAVES 

Same Trailer, Different Park *** 1/2 
Pageant Material *** 1/2
Golden Hour ** 1/2 
Star-Crossed ** 1/2 
A Very Kacey Christmas *** 


MUSICALS

For stage musicals, see Cast Albums at bottom of list
For movie musicals, see Soundtracks at bottom of list


LAURA MVULA

Sing To The Moon *** 1/2  
The Dreaming Room ** 1/2 
Pink Noise ** 1/2 


MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE 

Three Cheers For Sweet Revenge 
The Black Parade **** 
Danger Days: The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys *** 1/2 


WHISKEY MYERS 

Whiskey Myers ** 1/2 


MY GIRL THE RIVER  

This Ain't No Fairy Tale ** 1/2  


MY MORNING JACKET 

It Still Moves *** 1/2  

Evil Urges 
Circuital 
The Waterfall 
The Waterfall II *** 
My Morning Jacket ** 
Happy Holiday! * 1/2 


MARISSA NADLER

Strangers ** 


NAS 

Illmatic **** 
It Was Written 
I Am...  
Stillmatic 
God's Son 
Street Disciple 
Hip Hop Is Dead 
Untitled **** 
Life Is Good 
Nasir *** 1/2 
Magic 2 ** 1/2 


MILTON NASCIMENTO 

Clube de Esquina (1972) *** 1/2 
Courage ** 1/2 


GRAHAM NASH 

Songs For Beginners *** 


LEIGH NASH 

The State I'm In ***  


THE NATIONAL 

High Violet *** 
Trouble Will Find Me *** 
Sleep Well Beast ***1/2 
I Am Easy To Find ** 1/2 
First Two Pages Of Frankenstein *** 1/2 
Laugh Track ** 1/2 


NATION OF LANGUAGE 

Strange Disciple *** 1/2


NAZZ 

Nazz *** 


MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO

Plantation Lullabies *** 1/2 
Peace Beyond Passion 
Bitter 
Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape
Comfort Woman
The Spirit Music Jamia: Dance Of The Infidel
Devil's Halo ***
Weather
Pour Une āme Souveraine: A Dedication To Nina Simone
Comet, Come To Me
Ventriloquism *** 
The Omnichord Real Book ** 1/2 


YOUSSOU N'DOUR  

Immigrés (1985) *** 
Nothing's In Vain **** 
Egypt *** 1/2 
Dakar -- Kingston 
Africa Rekk ** 1/2 
History ** 1/2 


FRED NEIL 

Fred Neil (1966) *** 


TAMI NEILSON 

Chickaboom! ***/ 


BILL NELSON 

Vistamix 


WILLIE NELSON

Shotgun Willie (1973) ** 1/2 
Phases and Stages (1974) ** 1/2  
Red Headed Stranger *** 1/2
To Lefty From Willie ***
Stardust **** 
Willie and Family Live (1978) *** 
Pretty Paper *** 1/2 
Greatest Hits (And Some That Will Be) *** 1/2
Across The Borderline ***
Spirit ***
Teatro *** 1/2
Rainbow Connection **
The Great Divide ** 
You Don't Know Me: The Songs Of Cindy Walker **1/2
Songbird ** 1/2
Two Men With The Blues (w Wynton Marsalis) ****
Willie and the Wheel (w Asleep At The Wheel) ** 
Naked Willie ** 1/2 
American Classic *** 1/2 
Country Artist *** 
Heroes ** 1/2 
Here We Go Again: Celebrating The Music Of Ray Charles (w Wynton Marsalis) *** 
Band Of Brothers *** 

Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin ** 1/2
For The Good Times: A Tribute To Ray Price ** 1/2 
Django and Jimmy (w Merle Haggard) ** 1/2 
God's Problem Child ** 1/2
Last Man Standing ** 
My Way ***\ 
Ride Me Back Home ** 1/2 
First Rose Of Spring *** 
That's Life *** 
The Willie Nelson Family *** 
A Beautiful Time *** 
Bluegrass *** 


MICHAEL NESMITH 

The Wichita Train Whistle Sings 
Magnetic South 
Loose Salute 
Nevada Fighter  
Tantamount To Treason, Vol. 1 
And The Hits Just Keep On Comin' (1972) *** 1/2 
Pretty Much Your Standard Ranch Stash (1973) *** 


NEU!  

Neu! 
Neu! 2
Neu! '75 ****  


AARON NEVILLE  

I Know I've Been Changed *** 
Apache * 1/2 
My True Story 


THE NEVILLE BROTHERS  

Fiyou On The Bayou ***1/2 
Yellow Moon *** 
Brother's Keeper *** 
Gold *** 1/2      


MICKEY NEWBURY 

Looks Like Rain **** 
Frisco Mabel Joy *** 1/2 
Heaven Help The Child ***
Winter Winds 
Long Road Home 
Live in England 
Stories From The Silver Moon Cafe 
An American Trilogy *** 1/2 
Lulled by The Moonlight 
Blue To This Day 
 


CARRIE NEWCOMER 

Before and After *** 


BOB NEWHART 

The Button-Down Mind Of Bob Newhart *** 


RANDY NEWMAN

12 Songs ****
Sail Away ****
Good Ole Boys *** 1/2
Little Criminals ***
Trouble In Paradise ***
Land Of Dreams ***\
Randy Newman's Faust ** 1/2
Bad Love **
The Randy Newman Songbook Vol 1 ***
Harps And Angels ** 1/2
The Randy Newman Songbook Vol 2 ***
The Randy Newman Songbook Vol 3 ***
Dark Matter ***\ 


NEW ORDER 

Substance 87 (1987) *** 1/2 


NEW YORK DOLLS 

New York Dolls (1973) *** 1/2


NICKEL CREEK 

Celebrants ** 


STEVIE NICKS   

Belladonna ** 1/2  
The Wild Heart ** 
Timespace: The Best Of Stevie Nicks *** 
In Your Dreams ** 
Crystal Visions: The Very Best Of Stevie Nicks *** 1/2 
24 Karat Gold ** 1/2 


NICO 

Chelsea Girl ** 1/2 


THE 1975 

The 1975 ***            
A Brief Enquiry Into Online Relationships *** 
Notes On A Conditional Form *** 
Being Funny In A Foreign Language *** 


NITTY GRITTY DIRT BAND 

Will The Circle Be Unbroken **** 
Will The Circle Be Unbroken Volume Two *** 1/2 
Will The Circle Be Unbroken Volume Three *** 
Speed Of Life ** 1/2 
Dirt Does Dylan ** 1/2 
      

ALICK NKHATA 

Shalapo And Other Love Songs: Original Zambian Hits From The 1950s (1991) ***


IAN NOE 

Between The Country 
River Fools and Mountain Saints *** 1/2 


SCOTT NOLAN

Silverhill ** 


NOORI & HIS DORPA BAND 

Beja Power! Electric Soul & Brass From Sudan's Red Sea Coast *** 1/2


KEN NORDINE 

Word Jazz *** 1/2  
Son Of Word Jazz *** 
Colors 
Stare With Your Ears *** 1/2 
Stay Awake: Various Interpretations Of Music From Vintage Disney Films (guest) ****
The Best Word Jazz, Vol. 1 *** 1/2 


ANDREW NORMAN 

Sustain *** 1/2 


NORTH MISSISSIPPI ALL-STARS

Prayer For Peace ** 
Set Sail ** 


NOVOS BAIANOS 

Acabou Chorare (1972) **** 


NRBQ 

Brass Tacks *** 
Dragnet *** 


LAURA NYRO

New York Tendaberry (1969) ** 
Gonna Take A Miracle (w LaBelle) **** 


OASIS 

Definitely Maybe *** 1/2 
(What's The Story) Morning Glory? *** 1/2 
Be Here Now ** 
Standing On The Shoulder Of Giants ** 
Heathen Chemistry ** 
Don't Believe The Truth 
Stop The Clocks compilation *** 1/2 
Dig Out Your Soul ** 
Time Flies...1994 - 2009 * 1/2 


JOHN OATES 

Arkansas *** 


CONOR OBERST (SEE ALSO BRIGHT EYES)

Conor Oberst *** 
Upside Down Mountain *** 
Ruminations *** 
          

FRANK OCEAN

Nostalgia, Ultra *** 
Channel Orange *** 1/2 
Blond(e) ** 


PHIL OCHS 

I Ain't Marching Anymore * 1/2 


SINÉAD O'CONNOR 

The Lion and The Cobra **** 
I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got *** 1/2 
Am I Not Your Girl? ** 1/2 
Universal Mother ***\ 
Gospel Oak ep **** 
Theology ** 1/2 
How About I Be Me (And You Be You)? *** 
I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss ***/ 


ANITA O'DAY

Anita (1955) *** 
Pick Yourself Up (1956) *** 
Sings The Most **** 
Sings The Winners (1958) **** 
Cool Heart (1959) ** 
All The Sad Young Men (1962) *** 


TOM ODELL

Long Way Down *** 
Wrong Crowd ** 


ODETTA 

Sings Ballads and Blues *** 1/2 
Christmas Spirituals (1960) **** 
Sings Dylan ** 1/2 
Christmas Spirituals aka Beautiful Star (1987/1988) **** 


LESLIE ODOM, JR. 

Simply Christmas *** 


THE OFFPSRING 

Smash (1994) *** 


OF MONSTERS AND MEN 

My Head Is An Animal *** 


OF MONTREAL 

Lousy With Syvianbriar *** 


ALOGTE OHO & HS SOUNDS OF JOY 

O Yinne! *** 


ZEPHANAIAH OHORA

This Highway ** 


OH WONDER 

No One Else Can Wear Your Crown ** 1/2 


THE O'JAYS 

Back Stabbers *** 


OKKERVIL RIVER

I Am Very Far ** 1/2 
The Silver Gymnasium ** 1/2 
Away ** 


JOY OLADOKUN 

In Defense Of My Own Happiness ** 1/2 
Proof Of Life *** 


OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW 

Remedy *** 1/2 
Carry Me Back *** 
Volunteer ** 1/2 
Fifty Years Of "Blonde On Blonde" ** 1/2 


ANGEL OLSEN 

Big Time ** 1/2 


PETER ONE 

Come Back To Me (2023) *** 1/2 


ONE DIRECTION 

Take Me Home ***           
Four ** 


YOKO ONO 

Plastic Ono Band (1970) ***


ORANGE HUMBLE BAND 

Depressing Beauty *** 1/2 


THE ORANGE PEELS 

Celebrate The Moments Of Your Life ** 1/2 


ROY ORBISON 

Crying (1962) *** 1/2 
In Dreams (1963) *** 1/2


ORCHESTRA BAOBAB

Tribute To Ndiouga Dieng *** 1/2 


ORCHESTRAL MANOUEVRES IN THE DARK 

Architecture and Morality (1981) *** 1/2 


LINDI ORTEGA

Little Red Boots *** 
Tin Star *** 1/2 
Faded Gloryville *** 1/2 


BETH ORTON

Kidsticks ** 


OS MUTANTES 

Os Mutantes (1968) *** 1/2 \ 


OUR NATIVE DAUGHTERS 

Songs Of Our Native Daughters *** 


OVER THE RHINE 

Blood Oranges In The Snow ** 


GILBERT O'SULLIVAN 

Himself ** 1/2 
Back To Front ** 1/2 


BUCK OWENS 

I've Got A Tiger By The Tail (1965) *** 1/2 
Christmas With Buck Owens **
Carnegie Hall Concert (1966) ** 1/2 
Bakersfield Gold: Top 10 Hits 1959-1974 (2022) *** 1/2 


OXOMATLI 

Street Signs (2004) ** 1/2 


OZUNA

Odisea *** 1/2

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