level:deepsouth is an online anthology about growing up Generation X in the Deep South during the 1970s, ’80s, and ’90s. The anthology is open to submissions of creative nonfiction (essays, memoirs, and reviews) and images (photos and flyers), as well as to contributions for the lists.


* To add to this Deep Southern, Generation X discography, use the contact form on the about page.

The Gospel Roots of Dr. C.J. Johnson and his Family, recorded live at the Mount Olive Baptist Church in Molena, Georgia, 1978. 

My Home’s in Alabama by Alabama (1980)

Pylon at Band Camp

“Stop It” by Pylon (1980)

The Deep End by The Swimming Pool Qs (1981)

Drop on Down in Florida: Field Recordings of African American Traditional Music 1977-1980 (1981, reissued as a two-CD set with accompanying book)

“Devil Went Down to Georgia” by the Charlie Daniels Band (live), 1981

Feels So Right by Alabama (1981)

The Allman Brothers live at the Univ. of Florida (Gainesville) on January 16, 1982

The Who, live in Biloxi, Mississippi on December 1, 1982

Mountain Music by Alabama (1982)

The Closer You Get by Alabama (1983)

Chomp by Pylon (1983)

Murmur by REM (1983)

Reckoning by REM (1984)

The Swimming Pool Qs (self-titled) (1984)

Roll On by Alabama (1984)

My Feet Can’t Fail Me Now by Dirty Dozen Brass Band (1984)

Southern Culture on the Skids a.k.a. First Album (1985)

Fables of the Reconstruction by REM (1985)

Darker Days by The Connells (1985)

Hats Off by The Connells (EP, 1985)

Cabin Flounder by Fetchin’ Bones (1985)

Jason and the Scorchers, “White Lies,” at Farm Aid in 1986

Life’s Rich Pageant by REM (1986)

The Georgia Satellites (self-titled)(1986)

Blue Tomorrow by The Swimming Pool Qs (1986)

Widespread Panic at O’Neilly’s Pub in Macon, GA on March 21, 1987

Voodoo by Dirty Dozen Brass Band (1987)

Boylan Heights by The Connells (1987)

Mr. Crowe’s Garden live at WRAS benefit concert in 1987

Document by REM (1987)

Firing Squad for God by The Swimming Pool Qs (1987)

Green by REM (1988)

Open All Night by The Georgia Satellites (1988)

Space Wrangler by Widespread Panic (1988)

The New Orleans Album by Dirty Dozen Brass Band (1989)

Hits by Pylon (1989)

World War Two Point Five by the Swimming Pool Qs (1989)

In the Land of Salvation and Sin by The Georgia Satellites (1989)

Fun and Games by The Connells (1989)

Widespread Panic at the Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA on April 13, 1990

Shake Your Money Maker by The Black Crowes (1990)

Chain by Pylon (1990)

One Simple Word by The Connells (1990)

Town Burned Down by Adam’s House Cat (1990)

Superchunk (self-titled) (1990)

Widespread Panic, “The Earth Will Swallow You,” in Athens, GA on June 26, 1991

Widespread Panic at the Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA on November 14, 1991

Widespread Panic (self-titled) (1991)

Beanland (self-titled) (1991)

Cemeteries and Junkyards by Jupiter Coyote (1991)

Nuwanda by Engine House (1991)

No Pocky for Kitty by Superchunk (1991)

McQueen Street (self-titled) (1991)

Open Up: Whatcha Gonna Do for the Rest of Your Life by Dirty Dozen Brass Band (1991)

The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion by The Black Crowes (1992)

bert (1992 – 1997) at BandCamp

Is It … Man or Astroman? (self-titled) (1993)

Brother Cane (self-titled) (1993)

Ring by The Connells (1993)

Blue Mountain (self-titled) (1993)

Wade by Jupiter Coyote (1993)

Eye to Eye by Beanland (1993)

On the Mouth by Superchunk (1993)

Uncommon Goal by Allgood (1993)

Jelly by Dirty Dozen Brass Band (1993)

Cracked Rearview by Hootie & the Blowfish (1994)

Hitchhike to Rhome by Old 97s (1994)

New Boy by The Connells (EP, 1994)

Foolish by Superchunk (1994)

Ride the Bee by Allgood (1994)

Kickin’ & Screamin’ by Allgood (1994)

Hints, Allegations, and Things Left Unsaid by Collective Soul (1994)

Amorica by The Black Crowes (1994)

Sister Hazel (self titled)(1994)

Hog Days by Blue Mountain (1995)

Project Infinity by Man or Astroman?(1995)

Lucky Day by Jupiter Coyote (1995)

Here’s Where the Strings Come In by Superchunk (1995)

Collective Soul (self-titled)(1995)

Seeds by Brother Cane (1995)

Three Snakes & One Charm by The Black Crowes (1996)

Weird Food and Devastation by The Connells (1996)

Wreck Your Life by Old 97s (1996)

Fairweather Johnson by Hootie & the Blowfish (1996)

Ears to the Wall by Dirty Dozen Brass Band (1996)

Experiment Zero by Man of Astroman? (1996)

Coolin’ Off by Galactic (1996)

Home Grown by Blue Mountain (1997)

Shaken Not Stirred by The Georgia Satellites (1997)

Kudzu Kings (self-titled) (1997)

. . . Somewhere More Familiar by Sister Hazel (1997)

Too Far to Care by Old 97s (1997)

Ghost Dance by Jupiter Coyote (1997)

Disciplined Breakdown by Collective South (1997)

Indoor Living by Superchunk (1997)

Made from Technetium by Man or Astroman? (1997)

Musical Chairs by Hootie & the Blowfish (1998)

Still Life by The Connells (1998)

Sho’ Nuff boxed set by The Black Crowes (1998)

Here Be Dragons by Jupiter Coyote (1998)

Wishpool by Brother Cane (1998)

Crazyhorse Mongoose by Galactic (1998)

Gangstabilly by Drive-by Truckers (1998)

By Your Side by The Black Crowes (1999)

Come Pick Me Up by Superchunk (1999)

Fight Songs by Old 97s (1999)

Dosage by Collective Soul (1999)

Y2Kow by Kudzu Kings (1999)

Pizza Deliverance by Drive-by Truckers (1999)

EEVIAC Operational Index and Reference Guide, Including Other Modern Computational Devices by Man or Astroman? (1999)

Best of Times Records from Alabama Punk Archive

Blues Old Stand on Facebook Live, April 2021

post-’90s honorary inclusion: Shake Hands with Shorty by North Mississippi All-Stars (2000)

post-’90s honorary inclusion: “Take Down the Rebel Flag” by Buffalo Nickel (2002)