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201Fitz And The TantrumsMoney Grabber2010
202Gary Clark JrBright Lights2012
203Zero 7In The Waiting Line2001
204Gary Clark Jr.When My Train Pulls In2012
205LCD SoundsystemDance Yrself Clean2010
206Back Door SlamCome Home2007
207Cee LoForget You2010
208Fleet FoxesMykonos2008
209The KnifeHeartbeats2003
210Band Of HorsesThe Funeral2006
211Damien RiceAmie2002
212One EskimoKandi2009
213Jason MrazI'm Yours2008
214The KillersWhen You Were Young2006
215Arcade FireSprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)2010
216My Morning JacketWonderful2011
217Robert Plant & The Band Of JoyMonkey2010
218BeyonceCrazy In Love2003
219Bruce SpringsteenRadio Nowhere2007
220Slo-Mo With Mic ReckaShackamaxon2005
222The Lone BellowYou Never Need Nobody2013
223Raul MaloI See You2001
224Regina SkeptorFidelity2006
225WilcoHandshake Drugs2004
228Modest MouseDashboard2007
230The Black KeysI Got Mine2008
232Bruce SpringsteenWrecking Ball2012
233Jay ZEmpire State Of Mind2009
234Michael KiwanukaTell Me A Tale2012
235Ryan BinghamSouthside Of Heaven2007
237Tedeschi Trucks BandMidnight In Harlem2011
238Eddie VedderHard Sun2007
239Joseph ArthurHoney And The Moon2002
240Arctic MonkeysI Bet You Look Good On The Dance Floor2006
241The Hold SteadyChips Ahoy2006
242Ben FoldsYou Don'T Know Me2008
243Fountains Of WayneStacy's Mom2003
244Imagine DragonsDemons2012
245John MayerSlow Dancing In A Burning Room2006
246My Morning JacketGideon2005
247Damien RiceVolcano2002
248Rilo KileyPortions For Foxes2004
249StrokesHard To Explain2001
250Vampire WeekendUnbelievers2003

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