Best Alternative Rock Albums of 1997


01
Plastic Tree
Hide and Seek

4.58
26 votes
02
Radiohead
OK Computer

4.57
7747 votes
03
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
F♯ A♯ ∞

4.5
3261 votes
04
Elliott Smith
Either/Or

4.5
3890 votes
05
Modest Mouse
The Lonesome Crowded West

4.39
5691 votes
06
Guniw Tools
Other Goose

4.39
14 votes
07
Third Eye Blind
Third Eye Blind

4.35
2348 votes
08
Built to Spill
Perfect from Now On

4.31
2304 votes
09
Ween
The Mollusk

4.26
445 votes
10
Yo La Tengo
I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One

4.25
1383 votes
11
Hum
Downward Is Heavenward

4.25
606 votes
12
Spiritualized
Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space

4.22
508 votes
13
Mineral
The Power of Failing

4.18
942 votes
14
Piebald
When Life Hands You Lemons

4.15
13 votes
15
The Wrens
Abbott 1135

4.13
16 votes
16
Mogwai
Young Team

4.12
1086 votes
17
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds
The Boatman's Call

4.11
396 votes
18
In Flames
Whoracle

4.11
1904 votes
19
The Verve
Urban Hymns

4.1
622 votes
20
Shiner
Lula Divinia

4.1
42 votes
21
Stereolab
Dots and Loops

4.09
96 votes
22
Ben Folds Five
Whatever and Ever, Amen

4.09
284 votes
23
The Gathering
Nighttime Birds

4.09
220 votes
24
Belle and Sebastian
3.. 6.. 9 Seconds Of Light

4.09
102 votes
25
Tindersticks
Curtains

4.09
41 votes
26
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Give It Back

4.08
79 votes
27
Big Wreck
In Loving Memory Of

4.08
49 votes
28
Beth Orton
Trailer Park

4.08
27 votes
29
Mansun
Attack of the Grey Lantern

4.08
51 votes
30
Foo Fighters
The Colour and the Shape

4.07
2462 votes
31
Weezer
The Good Life

4.07
44 votes
32
Hash Jar Tempo
Well Oiled

4.07
22 votes
33
Sleater-Kinney
Dig Me Out

4.07
186 votes
34
The Jazz June
They Love Those Who Make the Music

4.07
23 votes
35
.O.rang
Herd of Instinct

4.06
31 votes
36
Labradford
Mi Media Naranja

4.06
71 votes
37
Incubus
S.C.I.E.N.C.E.

4.06
1797 votes
38
Deftones
Around the Fur

4.06
3136 votes
39
Fishmans
Uchuu Nippon Setagaya

4.06
26 votes
40
Smog
Red Apple Falls

4.05
118 votes
41
Jimmie's Chicken Shack
Pushing the Salmanilla Envelope

4.04
34 votes
42
Handsome
Handsome

4.04
46 votes
43
Jim O'Rourke
Bad Timing

4.03
33 votes
44
Number Girl
School Girl Bye Bye

4.02
21 votes
45
Knapsack
Day Three Of My New Life

4.02
73 votes
46
Muse
Newton Abbot Demo

4.02
25 votes
47
Belle and Sebastian
Lazy Line Painer Jane

4.02
96 votes
48
Belle and Sebastian
Dog on Wheels

4.02
99 votes
49
The Mountain Goats
Full Force Galesburg

4
170 votes
50
Hooverphonic
A New Stereophonic Sound Spectacular

4
39 votes
51
that dog.
Retreat From the Sun

4
22 votes
52
Strictly Ballroom
Hide Here Forever

4
21 votes
53
12 Rods
Gay?

4
13 votes
54
The Pillows
Please Mr. Lostman

3.98
50 votes
55
Lycia
Cold

3.98
24 votes
56
Starflyer 59
Americana

3.96
50 votes
57
The Get Up Kids
Four Minute Mile

3.95
294 votes
58
Regurgitator
Unit

3.95
60 votes
59
Whiskeytown
Stranger's Almanac

3.95
49 votes
60
Hungry Ghosts
Hungry Ghosts

3.95
19 votes
61
Pavement
Brighten the Corners

3.93
1329 votes
62
The Promise Ring
Nothing Feels Good

3.9
302 votes
63
Super Furry Animals
Radiator

3.9
70 votes
64
Molotov
¿Dónde Jugarán las Niñas?

3.9
30 votes
65
The Divine Comedy
A Short Album About Love

3.9
15 votes
66
Our Lady Peace
Clumsy

3.89
578 votes
67
The Offspring
Ixnay on the Hombre

3.89
1131 votes
68
Shipping News
Save Everything

3.89
70 votes
69
Beulah
Handsome Western States

3.88
102 votes
70
The American Analog Set
From Our Living Room To Yours

3.87
38 votes
71
Christie Front Drive
Stereo

3.86
72 votes
72
Kerbdog
On The Turn

3.86
50 votes
73
Matthew Good Band
Underdogs

3.85
321 votes
74
Everclear
So Much For The Afterglow

3.84
217 votes
75
Plumtree
Predicts the Future

3.84
44 votes
76
Storm and Stress
Storm and Stress

3.83
23 votes
77
Pedro the Lion
Whole

3.83
23 votes
78
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci
Barafundle

3.81
16 votes
79
Kent
Isola

3.81
42 votes
80
The Dismemberment Plan
The Dismemberment Plan Is Terrified

3.81
188 votes
81
Ornatos Violeta
Cão!

3.81
13 votes
82
Flying Saucer Attack
New Lands

3.8
15 votes
83
Low
Songs for a Dead Pilot

3.79
21 votes
84
The Dandy Warhols
Come Down

3.77
62 votes
85
Sixpence None the Richer
Sixpence None the Richer

3.77
35 votes
86
Something For Kate
Elsewhere for 8 Minutes

3.77
13 votes
87
In Flames
Black-Ash Inheritance

3.77
164 votes
88
Flake Music
When You Land Here, It's Time To Return

3.77
30 votes
89
Supergrass
In It for the Money

3.76
142 votes
90
Blur
Blur

3.76
658 votes
91
John Frusciante
Estrus

3.75
34 votes
92
Grey Daze
No Sun Today

3.75
22 votes
93
Duster
Transmission, Flux

3.75
18 votes
94
Guided by Voices
Mag Earwhig!

3.75
118 votes
95
Days of the New
Days of the New

3.74
236 votes
96
O.A.R.
The Wanderer

3.74
34 votes
97
Feeder
Polythene

3.73
110 votes
98
June of 44
The Anatomy of Sharks

3.73
20 votes
99
311
Transistor

3.72
281 votes
100
Blonde Redhead
Fake Can Be Just As Good

3.72
90 votes
101
Guided by Voices
Tonics and Twisted Chasers

3.72
54 votes
102
Brainiac
Electro-Shock for President

3.72
18 votes
103
Sonic Youth
SYR1: Anagrama

3.71
49 votes
104
Three Mile Pilot
Another Desert, Another Sea

3.71
14 votes
105
Blink-182
Dude Ranch

3.71
1897 votes
106
Teenage Fanclub
Songs From Northern Britain

3.7
46 votes
107
The Sea And Cake
The Fawn

3.68
34 votes
108
The Weakerthans
Fallow

3.68
234 votes
109
Les Savy Fav
3/5

3.67
15 votes
110
Thought Industry
Black Umbrella

3.65
15 votes
111
HIM
Greatest Love Songs Vol. 666

3.65
259 votes
112
Karate
In Place of Real Insight

3.65
17 votes
113
The Van Pelt
Sultans of Sentiment

3.64
28 votes
114
Dc Talk
Welcome to the Freak Show

3.64
36 votes
115
Jars Of Clay
Much Afraid

3.64
47 votes
116
Faith No More
Album of the Year

3.62
878 votes
117
Mogwai
4 Satin

3.62
30 votes
118
Green Day
Nimrod

3.61
1989 votes
119
Songs: Ohia
Songs: Ohia

3.61
14 votes
120
Brad
Interiors

3.61
19 votes
121
Tocotronic
Es ist egal, aber

3.6
30 votes
122
Harvey Danger
Where Have All The Merrymakers Gone?

3.6
156 votes
123
Of Montreal
Cherry Peel

3.59
101 votes
124
Catherine Wheel
Adam and Eve

3.59
34 votes
125
Marcy Playground
Marcy Playground

3.58
113 votes
126
Cornershop
When I Was Born For The 7th Time

3.58
20 votes
127
Stereophonics
Word Gets Around

3.57
54 votes
128
Bis
The New Transistor Heroes

3.57
15 votes
129
AFI
Shut Your Mouth and Open Your Eyes

3.56
455 votes
130
Joan of Arc
A Portable Model Of

3.54
92 votes
131
Spoon
Soft Effects EP

3.53
30 votes
132
Radiohead
No Surprises/Running From Demons

3.53
62 votes
133
Live
Secret Samadhi

3.52
270 votes
134
Idlewild
Captain

3.5
36 votes
135
Superchunk
Indoor Living

3.5
16 votes
136
Morphine
Like Swimming

3.48
98 votes
137
Polvo
Shapes

3.48
22 votes
138
Travis
Good Feeling

3.47
100 votes
139
Aerial M
Aerial M

3.46
26 votes
140
Matthew Good Band
Raygun

3.45
66 votes
141
Arab on Radar
Queen Hygiene II

3.45
30 votes
142
The Offspring
Club Me

3.45
19 votes
143
Samiam
You Are Freaking Me Out

3.43
23 votes
144
Modest Mouse
The Fruit That Ate Itself

3.43
672 votes
145
Audio Adrenaline
Some Kind of Zombie

3.43
14 votes
146
Primus
The Brown Album

3.41
502 votes
147
Mew
A Triumph for Man

3.4
238 votes
148
Rainer Maria
Past Worn Searching

3.4
20 votes
149
The Charlatans (UK)
Tellin' Stories

3.36
28 votes
150
L7
The Beauty Process: Triple Platinum

3.35
72 votes
151
Toad The Wet Sprocket
Coil

3.35
13 votes
152
Sonic Youth
SYR2: Slaapkamers Met Slagroom

3.34
32 votes
153
Caroline's Spine
Monsoon

3.33
18 votes
154
Switchfoot
Legend of Chin

3.33
104 votes
155
Oasis
Be Here Now

3.29
749 votes
156
The Apples in Stereo
Tone Soul Evolution

3.29
28 votes
157
Collective Soul
Disciplined Breakdown

3.28
130 votes
158
Veruca Salt
Eight Arms to Hold You

3.27
74 votes
159
Dinosaur Jr.
Hand It Over

3.26
360 votes
160
John Frusciante
Smile from the Streets You Hold

3.25
197 votes
161
The Sundays
Static and Silence

3.24
34 votes
162
Helium
The Magic City

3.23
30 votes
163
Nine Inch Nails
The Perfect Drug

3.21
197 votes
164
Elf Power
When The Red King Comes

3.2
15 votes
165
Jack Off Jill
Sexless Demons and Scars

3.18
46 votes
166
New Found Glory
It's All About the Girls

3.18
20 votes
167
The Ataris
Anywhere But Here

3.16
31 votes
168
Blindside
Blindside

3.12
73 votes
169
Sigur Ros
Von

3.12
472 votes
170
Sonic Youth
SYR3: Invito Al Cielo

3.11
23 votes
171
Death Cab for Cutie
You Can Play These Songs With Chords

3.09
360 votes
172
dredg
Orph

3.06
104 votes
173
Cursive
Such Blinding Stars for Starving Eyes

3.05
87 votes
174
Creed
My Own Prison

3.04
605 votes
175
Sugar Ray
Floored

3.01
87 votes



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