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Yearly Rock Report for 1997
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1 Beatnik Filmstars In Hospitalable Merge
2 Various Cheapo Crypt Sampler #2 Crypt
3 Kudgel Chimp is Dead Super 8
4 Thee Hydrogen Terrors "Terror, Diplomacy, Public Relations" Load
5 Helium The Magic City Matador
6 Apples in Stereo Tone Soul Evolution Spin Art
7 Bantam Rooser Deal Me In Crypt
8 Streetwalkin' Cheetahs Overdrive Alive
9 Electric Frankenstien Sick Songs Kado
10 Drags Stop Rock and Roll Estrus
11 84 Nash The Kings of Yeah Rockathon
12 Abunai! Universal Mind Decoder Camera Obscura
13 Murder City Devils S/T Die Young
14 Anti Flag Die for Your Government New Red Archives
15 Tugboat Annie Wake Up & Disappear Kim Chee/Big Top
16 Various Hate Your Neighbors Pussy Muncher
17 Various 30 Seconds Before the Calico Wall! Arf! Arf!
18 Bevis Frond Son of Walter Flydaddy
19 Karate In Place of Real Insight Southern
20 Various Allston Rock City Curve of the Earth
21 No-Talents S/T Broken
22 Unnatural Axe Is Going to Kick Your Ass Lawless
23 Mono Men Have a Nice Day Motherfucker Estrus!
24 Various The Money Shot! Chunklet
25 Huns Live at the Palladium 1979 Get Hip
26 Sick Things Sounds of Silence Au Go Go
27 Bomb Bassets Take a Trip With the Bomb Bassets Lookout
28 Dissolve Third Album for the Sun Kranky
29 Various Iron City Punk Vol. II Reverb
30 Various Mirrors/Electric Eels/Styrenes Scat
31 Future Bible Heroes Memories of Love Slow River
32 Thee Mighty Caesars Remains Hangman
33 Randumbs It's About Time! GMM
34 American Analog Set From Our Living Room to Yours Emp Norton
35 Calexico Spoke 1/4Stick
36 Various Joe King Presents: More Bounce to the Ounce Lookout
37 Various Dreamboat Cassiel
38 Toulouse The Way the City Stretches Won't Go Flat
39 Blanks 77 Tanked and Pogoed in Space Radical
40 Yo La Tengo I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One Matador
41 Dicks 1980-1986 Alt Tent
42 Makers Hunger Estrus
43 Various Runt of the Litter 2 Fan Attic
44 Elf Power When the Red King Comes Arena Rock
45 Syrup USA All Over the Land Flydaddy
46 Furious George Gets a Record! Recess
47 Brand New Unit Diddley Squat Creative Man
48 Action Patrol On Patrol Whirled
49 Various ABC's of Punk Whirled
50 Oblivians Play songs with Mr. Quintron Crypt
51 King Loser Caul of the Outlaw Flying Nun
52 Urinals Negative Capability Amph Rep
53 Hurl Not a Memory My Pal God
54 Sleater Kinney Dig Me Out Kill Rock Stars
55 Various They Came from MASS Big Wheel Rec
56 Authorities Puppy Love Get Hip
57 Delgados Domestiques March
58 Various Pebbles Vol 10 AIP
59 Containe Only Cowards Walk Like Cowards Enchante
60 Apples in Stereo Science Faire Spin Art
61 Pinkerton Thugs The Pain and the Pinkerton Thugs VML
62 Promise Ring Nothing Feels Good Jade Tree
63 Bright The Albatross Guest House Ba Da Bing!
64 Elevator to Hell Eerieconsiliation Sub Pop
65 Beatnik Filmstars Off-White Noise e.p. Merge
66 "Manning, Barbara" 1212 Matador
67 Various America in Decline 6 Weeks
68 Various "Gerty Farrish/Pissed-Officers split 12""" -
69 Bratface Attention Deficit Disorder Fan Attic/Repro
70 Unseen Lower Class Crucifixion VML
71 Ducky Boys Gettin Out GMM
72 Muffs Happy Birthday to Me Reprise
73 Major Stars Rock Sounds of People Twisted Village
74 Big Heifer Your Gravity Hat Factory
75 Dropouts Come On Unclean
76 Bailter Space Capsul Turnbuckle
77 Belle and Sebastian If You're Feeling Sinister Enclave
78 Various Caught in the Cyclone Cyclone
79 Pendulum Floors Kicking Good Time Villa Villanula
80 Cheater Slicks Forgive Thee In the Red
81 Better than a Thousand Just One Revelation
82 Cosmic Psychos Oh What a Lovely Pie Amph Rep
83 Eric Matthews The Lateness of the Hour SubPop
84 Vktms S/T Broken Rekids
85 Lyres Early Years 79-88 Live Crypt
86 Various "Showcase Showdown/August Spies split 7""" Tario
87 Sea and Cake The Fawn Thrill Jockey
88 Trans Am Surrender to the Night Thrill Jockey
89 Guitar Wolf Missle Me Matador
90 Ashley Von Hurter and the Haters "7"" EP" Baby Doll
91 Fu Manchu The Action is Go Mammoth
92 Guitar Wolf Planet of the Wolves Matador
93 Moog Cookbook Plays the Classic Rock Hits Restless
94 Crazy Alice Hey Jimmy Have a Great Summer Catapult
95 Various Tokyo Trashville Au Go Go
96 Various "Bastard Squad/Dislexics split 7""" Fat Einstein
97 Amp Astral Moonbeam Projections Kranky
98 Notwist 12 Zero Hour
99 Iggy and the Stooges Year of the Iguana Bomp
100 AC I Like it When You Die Earache

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