Best Alternative Rock Albums of 1996


01
Tool
Aenima

4.45
4530 votes
02
Swans
Soundtracks for the Blind

4.43
574 votes
03
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Psyence

4.38
13 votes
04
Weezer
Pinkerton

4.38
4542 votes
05
Guided by Voices
Sunfish Holy Breakfast

4.36
14 votes
06
Waltari
Yeah! Yeah! Die! Die! Death Metal Symphony in Deep

4.33
15 votes
07
The Divine Comedy
Casanova

4.3
20 votes
08
Swans
Die Tur ist zu

4.28
16 votes
09
Failure
Fantastic Planet

4.26
464 votes
10
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Take It From The Man!

4.25
126 votes
11
Swirlies
They Spent Their Wild Youthful Days

4.25
12 votes
12
Belle and Sebastian
If You're Feeling Sinister

4.2
932 votes
13
Sublime
Sublime

4.19
1316 votes
14
Radiohead
Street Spirit (Fade Out)

4.14
61 votes
15
Modest Mouse
This Is A Long Drive For Someone With Nothing To..

4.13
1882 votes
16
Yann Tiersen
Rue des Cascades

4.13
12 votes
17
Beck
Odelay!

4.12
1874 votes
18
Rachel's
Music for Egon Schiele

4.11
35 votes
19
Shihad
Killjoy

4.11
18 votes
20
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Their Satanic Majesties' Second Request

4.11
146 votes
21
Unwound
Repetition

4.11
161 votes
22
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds
Murder Ballads

4.1
311 votes
23
Labradford
Labradford

4.1
25 votes
24
dEUS
In a Bar, Under the Sea

4.1
61 votes
25
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Thank God For Mental Illness

4.1
92 votes
26
Guided by Voices
Under the Bushes Under the Stars

4.09
148 votes
27
Elevator To Hell
Parts 1-3

4.08
18 votes
28
The Olivia Tremor Control
Dusk at Cubist Castle

4.07
430 votes
29
The Wrens
Secaucus

4.07
54 votes
30
The Living End
It's for Your Own Good

4.07
14 votes
31
Brainiac
Hissing Prigs in Static Couture

4.07
29 votes
32
Dirty Three
Horse Stories

4.07
80 votes
33
Smog
The Doctor Came at Dawn

4.07
46 votes
34
Luna Sea
Style

4.06
17 votes
35
Texas Is the Reason
Do You Know Who You Are?

4.06
289 votes
36
Girls Against Boys
House of GVSB

4.05
11 votes
37
The Mountain Goats
Nothing for Juice

4.04
54 votes
38
Manic Street Preachers
Everything Must Go

4.04
228 votes
39
Ani DiFranco
Dilate

4.03
34 votes
40
Noir Désir
666.667 Club

4.03
20 votes
41
Low
The Curtain Hits the Cast

4.02
132 votes
42
Rachel's
The Sea and the Bells

4.02
68 votes
43
The Afghan Whigs
Black Love

4.01
134 votes
44
Polvo
Exploded Drawing

4.01
41 votes
45
Silver Jews
The Natural Bridge

4
25 votes
46
The Refreshments
Fizzy Fuzzy Big & Buzzy

4
14 votes
47
The Olivia Tremor Control
The Giant Day

4
12 votes
48
Ks Choice
Paradise in Me

4
12 votes
49
Tortoise
Millions Now Living Will Never Die

4
258 votes
50
Tori Amos
Boys for Pele

4
140 votes
51
Screaming Trees
Dust

3.98
320 votes
52
Local H
As Good as Dead

3.98
170 votes
53
Sloan
One Chord to Another

3.98
40 votes
54
Fishmans
Long Season

3.96
26 votes
55
Whiskeytown
Faithless Street

3.96
12 votes
56
Belle and Sebastian
Tigermilk

3.96
394 votes
57
Archive
Londinium

3.94
35 votes
58
Braid
The Age of Octeen

3.93
81 votes
59
Stereolab
Emperor Tomato Ketchup

3.93
208 votes
60
Red House Painters
Songs for a Blue Guitar

3.93
261 votes
61
The Frames
Fitzcarraldo

3.92
13 votes
62
I Mother Earth
Scenery & Fish

3.92
45 votes
63
Eels
Beautiful Freak

3.92
546 votes
64
Steve Earle
I Feel Alright

3.91
11 votes
65
Bells on Trike
Bells on Trike 10

3.91
11 votes
66
The Promise Ring
30 Degrees Everywhere

3.9
77 votes
67
Mazzy Star
Among My Swan

3.9
46 votes
68
Cibo Matto
Viva! La Woman

3.9
24 votes
69
Dave Matthews Band
Crash

3.89
292 votes
70
Fiona Apple
Tidal

3.89
438 votes
71
Cat Power
What Would the Community Think

3.88
88 votes
72
Wilco
Being There

3.87
490 votes
73
Karate
Karate

3.86
11 votes
74
Silkworm
Firewater

3.85
26 votes
75
Modest Mouse
Interstate 8

3.84
250 votes
76
Fun Lovin Criminals
Come Find Yourself

3.83
21 votes
77
Elysian Fields
Bleed Your Cedar

3.83
18 votes
78
Semisonic
Great Divide

3.83
23 votes
79
Rollerskate Skinny
Horsedrawn Wishes

3.8
15 votes
80
Sleater-Kinney
Call The Doctor

3.8
37 votes
81
Heatmiser
Mic City Sons

3.8
132 votes
82
Phish
Billy Breathes

3.79
85 votes
83
Anathema
Eternity

3.79
332 votes
84
The Tragically Hip
Trouble At The Henhouse

3.79
26 votes
85
Cake
Fashion Nugget

3.79
378 votes
86
R.E.M.
New Adventures in Hi-Fi

3.79
468 votes
87
HIM
666 Ways to Love: Prologue

3.79
28 votes
88
All Natural Lemon and Lime Flavors
All Natural Lemon and Lime Flavors

3.79
14 votes
89
Kashmir
Cruzential

3.75
24 votes
90
The Halo Benders
Don't Tell Me Now

3.75
12 votes
91
Bethany Curve
Skies a Crossed Sky

3.75
12 votes
92
Gastr del Sol
Upgrade & Afterlife

3.74
19 votes
93
The Wallflowers
Bringing Down The Horse

3.73
118 votes
94
Counting Crows
Recovering The Satellites

3.72
131 votes
95
Pearl Jam
No Code

3.71
1254 votes
96
Sebadoh
Harmacy

3.71
165 votes
97
King's X
Ear Candy

3.7
44 votes
98
Suede
Coming Up

3.7
178 votes
99
Ash
1977

3.7
52 votes
100
Regurgitator
Tu Plang

3.69
26 votes
101
Soundgarden
Down on the Upside

3.68
1774 votes
102
Boys Life
Departures & Landfalls

3.68
19 votes
103
Soul Coughing
Irresistable Bliss

3.68
31 votes
104
Far
Tin Cans with Strings to You

3.68
60 votes
105
Blind Melon
Nico

3.67
130 votes
106
June of 44
Tropics and Meridians

3.66
19 votes
107
Super Furry Animals
Fuzzy Logic

3.66
32 votes
108
Cat Power
Myra Lee

3.64
70 votes
109
Jawbox
Jawbox

3.63
60 votes
110
The Smashing Pumpkins
Zero

3.63
267 votes
111
Incubus
Enjoy Incubus

3.63
217 votes
112
Fields of the Nephilim
Zoon

3.63
16 votes
113
Stone Temple Pilots
Tiny Music... Songs from the Vatican...

3.62
932 votes
114
Bowery Electric
Beat

3.62
42 votes
115
Thought Industry
Outer Space Is Just A Martini Away

3.61
18 votes
116
Archers of Loaf
All the Nation's Airports

3.61
38 votes
117
Frank Black
The Cult of Ray

3.61
19 votes
118
Ween
12 Golden Country Greats

3.6
90 votes
119
Bikini Kill
Reject All American

3.6
20 votes
120
Everything But The Girl
Walking Wounded

3.59
23 votes
121
Neutral Milk Hotel
On Avery Island

3.58
2340 votes
122
Superdrag
Regretfully Yours

3.58
19 votes
123
Bloodhound Gang
One Fierce Beer Coaster

3.57
147 votes
124
Matchbox Twenty
Yourself or Someone Like You

3.55
295 votes
125
Jimmy Eat World
Static Prevails

3.55
294 votes
126
No-Man
Wild Opera

3.55
44 votes
127
Chokebore
A Taste For Bitters

3.55
22 votes
128
Gin Blossoms
Congratulations... I'm Sorry

3.52
29 votes
129
They Might Be Giants
Factory Showroom

3.5
42 votes
130
Porno For Pyros
Good God's Urge

3.5
27 votes
131
Pavement
Pacific Trim

3.5
24 votes
132
The Lemonheads
Car Button Cloth

3.5
12 votes
133
Kent
Verkligen

3.47
15 votes
134
Arab Strap
The Week Never Starts Round Here

3.45
11 votes
135
311
Enlarged to Show Detail

3.45
20 votes
136
Shihad
Shihad

3.45
20 votes
137
The Verve Pipe
Villains

3.42
33 votes
138
Sense Field
Building

3.42
12 votes
139
The Cranberries
To the Faithful Departed

3.41
101 votes
140
Babylon Zoo
The Boy With The X-Ray Eyes

3.41
17 votes
141
Stabbing Westward
Wither Blister Burn & Peel

3.4
78 votes
142
Nada Surf
High/Low

3.4
132 votes
143
Tonic
Lemon Parade

3.4
35 votes
144
Bad Religion
The Gray Race

3.4
287 votes
145
The Presidents of the USA
II

3.4
86 votes
146
Moist
Creature

3.38
25 votes
147
Better Than Ezra
Friction, Baby

3.31
13 votes
148
Les Claypool
Highball with the devil

3.28
25 votes
149
Sponge
Wax Ecstatic

3.25
40 votes
150
Lush
Lovelife

3.25
38 votes
151
Gravity Kills
Gravity Kills

3.24
17 votes
152
Barenaked Ladies
Born on a Pirate Ship

3.23
49 votes
153
Cocteau Twins
Milk & Kisses

3.23
48 votes
154
Bush
Razorblade Suitcase

3.22
634 votes
155
Andrew Bird
Music Of Hair

3.2
56 votes
156
Newsboys
Take Me To Your Leader

3.13
28 votes
157
Gob
Too Late...No Friends

3.11
27 votes
158
Mike Patton
Adult Themes for Voice

3.01
46 votes



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