Best Alternative Rock Albums of 1996


01
bloodthirsty butchers
Kocorono

4.63
16 votes
02
Swans
Soundtracks for the Blind

4.46
858 votes
03
Tool
├ćnima

4.45
5148 votes
04
Weezer
Pinkerton

4.41
2878 votes
05
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Psyence

4.39
14 votes
06
Failure
Fantastic Planet

4.3
734 votes
07
Waltari
Yeah! Yeah! Die! Die! Death Metal Symphony in Deep

4.29
19 votes
08
The Divine Comedy
Casanova

4.27
26 votes
09
In Flames
The Jester Race

4.25
2104 votes
10
Swans
Die Tur ist zu

4.23
28 votes
11
Belle and Sebastian
If You're Feeling Sinister

4.23
1782 votes
12
Fishmans
Long Season

4.2
58 votes
13
Sublime
Sublime

4.18
1467 votes
14
Radiohead
Street Spirit (Fade Out)

4.16
74 votes
15
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Take It From The Man!

4.16
174 votes
16
Modest Mouse
This Is a Long Drive for Someone with Nothing to Think About

4.13
3573 votes
17
Swirlies
They Spent Their Wild Youthful Days

4.13
32 votes
18
Unwound
Repetition

4.12
258 votes
19
Beck
Odelay!

4.12
1099 votes
20
Yann Tiersen
Rue des Cascades

4.11
14 votes
21
The Olivia Tremor Control
Dusk at Cubist Castle

4.09
488 votes
22
Girls Against Boys
House of GVSB

4.09
17 votes
23
Rachel's
Music for Egon Schiele

4.09
52 votes
24
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Their Satanic Majesties' Second Request

4.09
198 votes
25
dEUS
In a Bar, Under the Sea

4.08
68 votes
26
Luna Sea
Style

4.08
20 votes
27
Texas Is the Reason
Do You Know Who You Are?

4.07
347 votes
28
Bedhead
Beheaded

4.07
42 votes
29
Elevator To Hell
Parts 1-3

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

4.07
14 votes
31
Brainiac
Hissing Prigs in Static Couture

4.07
43 votes
32
Labradford
Labradford

4.06
39 votes
33
Guided by Voices
Under the Bushes Under the Stars

4.06
204 votes
34
Idaho
Three Sheets to the Wind

4.06
16 votes
35
Noir Desir
666.667 Club

4.06
25 votes
36
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds
Murder Ballads

4.06
397 votes
37
Dirty Three
Horse Stories

4.06
98 votes
38
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Thank God For Mental Illness

4.05
112 votes
39
Guided by Voices
Sunfish Holy Breakfast

4.04
24 votes
40
Rachel's
The Sea and the Bells

4.04
81 votes
41
Manic Street Preachers
Everything Must Go

4.04
266 votes
42
The Refreshments
Fizzy Fuzzy Big & Buzzy

4.03
32 votes
43
The Afghan Whigs
Black Love

4.03
249 votes
44
Polvo
Exploded Drawing

4.03
76 votes
45
Tori Amos
Boys for Pele

4.01
165 votes
46
Tortoise
Millions Now Living Will Never Die

4.01
333 votes
47
Belle and Sebastian
Tigermilk

4.01
777 votes
48
Sloan
One Chord to Another

4
42 votes
49
Velour 100
Fall Sounds

4
22 votes
50
Tocotronic
Wir Kommen Um Uns Zu Beschweren

4
18 votes
51
Social Distortion
White Light White Heat White Trash

4
220 votes
52
Ani DiFranco
Dilate

3.99
43 votes
53
Stereolab
Emperor Tomato Ketchup

3.98
133 votes
54
I Mother Earth
Scenery & Fish

3.98
52 votes
55
Local H
As Good as Dead

3.97
321 votes
56
Screaming Trees
Dust

3.96
390 votes
57
Silver Jews
The Natural Bridge

3.96
72 votes
58
Eels
Beautiful Freak

3.94
615 votes
59
The Mountain Goats
Nothing for Juice

3.94
117 votes
60
Rollerskate Skinny
Horsedrawn Wishes

3.93
21 votes
61
Red House Painters
Songs for a Blue Guitar

3.93
393 votes
62
The Promise Ring
30 Degrees Everywhere

3.91
85 votes
63
Low
The Curtain Hits the Cast

3.9
189 votes
64
Lovesliescrushing
Xuvetyn

3.9
21 votes
65
Fiona Apple
Tidal

3.9
548 votes
66
Braid
The Age of Octeen

3.9
92 votes
67
Cibo Matto
Viva! La Woman

3.9
35 votes
68
Ks Choice
Paradise in Me

3.9
15 votes
69
Wilco
Being There

3.9
610 votes
70
Dave Matthews Band
Crash

3.89
313 votes
71
Mazzy Star
Among My Swan

3.89
142 votes
72
Archive
Londinium

3.88
48 votes
73
The Wrens
Secaucus

3.88
80 votes
74
The American Analog Set
The Fun of Watching Fireworks

3.88
24 votes
75
The Frames
Fitzcarraldo

3.88
16 votes
76
Semisonic
Great Divide

3.86
29 votes
77
Modest Mouse
Interstate 8

3.86
519 votes
78
L'arc-en-Ciel
True

3.85
13 votes
79
Fishmans
Kuuchuu Camp

3.85
13 votes
80
Karate
Karate

3.84
19 votes
81
Phish
Billy Breathes

3.84
95 votes
82
Cat Power
What Would the Community Think

3.83
114 votes
83
Smog
The Doctor Came at Dawn

3.83
78 votes
84
Die Toten Hosen
Opium fuers Volk

3.83
18 votes
85
Sleater-Kinney
Call the Doctor

3.81
85 votes
86
HIM
666 Ways to Love: Prologue

3.81
34 votes
87
Silkworm
Firewater

3.81
36 votes
88
Rocketship
A Certain Smile, a Certain Sadness

3.81
36 votes
89
Heatmiser
Mic City Sons

3.79
186 votes
90
Cake
Fashion Nugget

3.79
407 votes
91
Anathema
Eternity

3.78
399 votes
92
R.E.M.
New Adventures in Hi-Fi

3.77
596 votes
93
Talulah Gosh
Backwash

3.77
13 votes
94
Jeremy Enigk
Return of the Frog Queen

3.76
17 votes
95
June of 44
Tropics and Meridians

3.76
29 votes
96
All Natural Lemon and Lime Flavors
All Natural Lemon and Lime Flavors

3.75
24 votes
97
Chavez
Ride The Fader

3.75
14 votes
98
Ash
1977

3.75
63 votes
99
The Wallflowers
Bringing Down the Horse

3.74
133 votes
100
Suede
Coming Up

3.74
226 votes
101
Boys Life
Departures & Landfalls

3.73
32 votes
102
Counting Crows
Recovering The Satellites

3.73
146 votes
103
Kashmir
Cruzential

3.73
26 votes
104
Republica
Republica

3.73
22 votes
105
The Auteurs
After Murder Park

3.72
18 votes
106
Eric's Trip
Purple Blue

3.72
18 votes
107
King's X
Ear Candy

3.72
53 votes
108
Archers of Loaf
All the Nation's Airports

3.7
32 votes
109
Soundgarden
Down on the Upside

3.7
2072 votes
110
Pavement
Pacific Trim

3.69
39 votes
111
Regurgitator
Tu Plang

3.69
32 votes
112
The Tragically Hip
Trouble At The Henhouse

3.69
32 votes
113
Pearl Jam
No Code

3.68
1470 votes
114
Fields of the Nephilim
Zoon

3.68
20 votes
115
Super Furry Animals
Fuzzy Logic

3.67
38 votes
116
Sebadoh
Harmacy

3.67
136 votes
117
Bowery Electric
Beat

3.67
33 votes
118
Incubus
Enjoy Incubus

3.66
245 votes
119
Smashing Pumpkins
Zero

3.65
300 votes
120
Blind Melon
Nico

3.65
156 votes
121
Far
Tin Cans with Strings to You

3.64
63 votes
122
Soul Coughing
Irresistable Bliss

3.64
42 votes
123
Jawbox
Jawbox

3.64
39 votes
124
Stone Temple Pilots
Tiny Music... Songs from the Vatican...

3.64
1072 votes
125
Everything But The Girl
Walking Wounded

3.63
26 votes
126
Dub War
Wrong Side of Beautiful

3.63
15 votes
127
Superdrag
Regretfully Yours

3.62
21 votes
128
Gastr del Sol
Upgrade & Afterlife

3.6
25 votes
129
Thought Industry
Outer Space Is Just a Martini Away

3.6
20 votes
130
Bikini Kill
Reject All American

3.59
32 votes
131
Jimmy Eat World
Static Prevails

3.59
371 votes
132
Bloodhound Gang
One Fierce Beer Coaster

3.58
160 votes
133
Cat Power
Myra Lee

3.57
84 votes
134
Dizzy Mizz Lizzy
Rotator

3.57
14 votes
135
Ween
12 Golden Country Greats

3.57
122 votes
136
Neutral Milk Hotel
On Avery Island

3.57
2796 votes
137
Fun Lovin' Criminals
Come Find Yourself

3.57
30 votes
138
Matchbox Twenty
Yourself or Someone Like You

3.56
339 votes
139
No-Man
Wild Opera

3.56
27 votes
140
Chokebore
A Taste For Bitters

3.54
24 votes
141
Skunk Anansie
Stoosh

3.53
58 votes
142
Porno For Pyros
Good God's Urge

3.51
40 votes
143
Limblifter
Limblifter

3.5
18 votes
144
Throwing Muses
Limbo

3.5
18 votes
145
The Lemonheads
Car Button Cloth

3.5
16 votes
146
Kent
Verkligen

3.47
19 votes
147
They Might Be Giants
Factory Showroom

3.47
62 votes
148
311
Enlarged to Show Detail

3.45
20 votes
149
Fountains of Wayne
Fountains Of Wayne

3.44
31 votes
150
The Halo Benders
Don't Tell Me Now

3.43
21 votes
151
Stabbing Westward
Wither Blister Burn & Peel

3.43
96 votes
152
Gin Blossoms
Congratulations... I'm Sorry

3.42
31 votes
153
Nada Surf
High/Low

3.41
162 votes
154
The Verve Pipe
Villains

3.4
35 votes
155
Frank Black
The Cult of Ray

3.4
25 votes
156
AFI
Very Proud of Ya

3.39
395 votes
157
The Cranberries
To the Faithful Departed

3.38
113 votes
158
Arab Strap
The Week Never Starts Round Here

3.38
16 votes
159
Feeder
Swim

3.38
16 votes
160
The Presidents of the USA
II

3.37
94 votes
161
Gravity Kills
Gravity Kills

3.37
27 votes
162
Shihad
Shihad

3.35
23 votes
163
Tonic
Lemon Parade

3.33
45 votes
164
Moist
Creature

3.32
30 votes
165
Sponge
Wax Ecstatic

3.28
46 votes
166
Les Claypool
Highball with the devil

3.27
26 votes
167
Staind
Tormented

3.24
184 votes
168
Andrew Bird
Music Of Hair

3.23
30 votes
169
Barenaked Ladies
Born on a Pirate Ship

3.23
55 votes
170
Cocteau Twins
Milk & Kisses

3.23
64 votes
171
Babylon Zoo
The Boy With The X-Ray Eyes

3.22
23 votes
172
Bush
Razorblade Suitcase

3.2
724 votes
173
Gob
Too Late...No Friends

3.16
34 votes
174
Better Than Ezra
Friction, Baby

3.12
17 votes
175
Lush
Lovelife

3.12
60 votes
176
Newsboys
Take Me To Your Leader

3.11
32 votes



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