1) 1960s - Best era for jazz, Dylan changed music forever, foundations laid for much of the great work in the....
2) 1970s - Rock grew up, Bowie, Velvet Underground
3) 1990s - Most underrated era (generally), British indie (away from the "Britpop" nonsense) hits form, Pearl Jam, Radiohead, Manics (pre-fatness)
4) 1950s - Second-best era for jazz (Miles/Trane/Mingus establish themselves, Duke hits form at Newport)
5) 1980s - R.E.M. born, Nirvana etc
6) 2000s - Indie revival
7) 2010s - Pretty thin on the ground so far....
1990s grunge,industrial,stoner rock,goth,indi,heavy metal,thrash metal,death metal,blues,country rock, Back then some regular and new artist produced some realy awsome albums. Rember alco pops ecstasy acid tabs hazzy days.