ATN Critic's Picks: Dave Marsh's Top 10 For 1996

Evil Empire made Mr. Marsh's list this.

1) Iris Dement, The Way It Is, (Warner

Bros).

2) Gretchen Peters, The Secret of Life (Imprint).

3)

Alejandro Escovedo, With These Hands (Rykodisc).

4) Rage Against the

Machine, Evil Empire (Epic).

5) Wayne Kramer, Dangerous

Madness (Epitaph).

6) Utah Phillips and Ani DiFranco, The Past

Didn't Go Anywhere (Righteous Babe).

7) Mandy Barnett (Asylum).

8)

The Geto Boys, The Resurrection (Rap-A-Lot).

9) Maxwell's Urban

Hang Suite (Columbia).

10) Boxing Gandhis, Henry (Atlantic).