Best Alternative Rock Albums of 1997


01
Radiohead
OK Computer

4.57
7262 votes
02
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
F#A# (Infinity)

4.51
3049 votes
03
Elliott Smith
Either/Or

4.5
3518 votes
04
Plastic Tree
Hide and Seek

4.45
22 votes
05
Weezer
The Good Life

4.41
17 votes
06
Modest Mouse
The Lonesome Crowded West

4.38
5196 votes
07
Third Eye Blind
Third Eye Blind

4.34
1016 votes
08
Built to Spill
Perfect from Now On

4.3
2091 votes
09
Ween
The Mollusk

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

4.25
1245 votes
11
Shiner
Lula Divinia

4.25
38 votes
12
Muse
Newton Abbot Demo

4.24
19 votes
13
Spiritualized
Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space

4.24
444 votes
14
Hum
Downward Is Heavenward

4.24
506 votes
15
Mineral
The Power of Failing

4.18
824 votes
16
Piebald
When Life Hands You Lemons

4.15
13 votes
17
The Wrens
Abbott 1135

4.14
14 votes
18
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds
The Boatman's Call

4.12
344 votes
19
Mogwai
Young Team

4.12
1020 votes
20
Fishmans
Uchuu Nippon Setagaya

4.12
17 votes
21
Beth Orton
Trailer Park

4.11
24 votes
22
that dog.
Retreat From the Sun

4.11
18 votes
23
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Give It Back

4.11
130 votes
24
In Flames
Whoracle

4.11
1782 votes
25
Jimmies Chicken Shack
Pushing the Salmanilla Envelope

4.1
29 votes
26
The Verve
Urban Hymns

4.1
561 votes
27
Belle and Sebastian
3.. 6.. 9 Seconds Of Light

4.1
90 votes
28
The Pillows
Please Mr. Lostman

4.1
40 votes
29
Sleater-Kinney
Dig Me Out

4.09
164 votes
30
Big Wreck
In Loving Memory Of

4.09
46 votes
31
Ben Folds Five
Whatever and Ever, Amen

4.08
265 votes
32
The Gathering
Nighttime Birds

4.08
204 votes
33
Foo Fighters
The Colour and the Shape

4.08
4670 votes
34
The Jazz June
They Love Those Who Make the Music

4.07
21 votes
35
Steve Earle
El Corazón

4.07
14 votes
36
Knapsack
Day Three Of My New Life

4.07
66 votes
37
Stereolab
Dots and Loops

4.07
67 votes
38
Incubus
S.C.I.E.N.C.E.

4.06
1695 votes
39
Tindersticks
Curtains

4.06
66 votes
40
Deftones
Around the Fur

4.06
2925 votes
41
Mansun
Attack of the Grey Lantern

4.05
46 votes
42
Labradford
Mi Media Naranja

4.05
65 votes
43
Handsome
Handsome

4.05
41 votes
44
Hooverphonic
A New Stereophonic Sound Spectacular

4.03
33 votes
45
Number Girl
School Girl Bye Bye

4.03
20 votes
46
Smog
Red Apple Falls

4.02
141 votes
47
The Mountain Goats
Full Force Galesburg

4.01
144 votes
48
Kerbdog
On The Turn

4
46 votes
49
Hash Jar Tempo
Well Oiled

4
15 votes
50
The Get Up Kids
Four Minute Mile

3.99
256 votes
51
Whiskeytown
Stranger's Almanac

3.98
43 votes
52
Belle and Sebastian
Dog on Wheels

3.97
90 votes
53
Shipping News
Save Everything

3.97
60 votes
54
Belle and Sebastian
Lazy Line Painer Jane

3.95
93 votes
55
Lycia
Cold

3.95
20 votes
56
Strictly Ballroom
Hide Here Forever

3.95
19 votes
57
Pavement
Brighten the Corners

3.95
1233 votes
58
Hungry Ghosts
Hungry Ghosts

3.94
18 votes
59
Low
Songs for a Dead Pilot

3.92
18 votes
60
Beulah
Handsome Western States

3.91
99 votes
61
Jim O'Rourke
Bad Timing

3.9
25 votes
62
The Offspring
Ixnay on the Hombre

3.9
1073 votes
63
Super Furry Animals
Radiator

3.89
61 votes
64
Our Lady Peace
Clumsy

3.89
558 votes
65
The American Analog Set
From Our Living Room To Yours

3.89
36 votes
66
The Promise Ring
Nothing Feels Good

3.89
261 votes
67
Christie Front Drive
Stereo

3.88
65 votes
68
Regurgitator
Unit

3.87
54 votes
69
Plumtree
Predicts the Future

3.87
38 votes
70
The Divine Comedy
A Short Album About Love

3.87
15 votes
71
Molotov
¿Dónde Jugarán las Niñas?

3.85
24 votes
72
Everclear
So Much For The Afterglow

3.84
410 votes
73
The Dismemberment Plan
The Dismemberment Plan Is Terrified

3.84
168 votes
74
Starflyer 59
Americana

3.83
42 votes
75
Kent
Isola

3.83
39 votes
76
Matthew Good Band
Underdogs

3.83
208 votes
77
Guided by Voices
Mag Earwhig!

3.82
94 votes
78
Supergrass
In It for the Money

3.81
62 votes
79
Pedro the Lion
Whole

3.81
48 votes
80
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci
Barafundle

3.81
16 votes
81
Sixpence None the Richer
Sixpence None the Richer

3.8
30 votes
82
Duster
Transmission, Flux

3.8
15 votes
83
Guided by Voices
Tonics and Twisted Chasers

3.8
44 votes
84
The Dandy Warhols
Come Down

3.78
59 votes
85
Storm and Stress
Storm and Stress

3.78
20 votes
86
The Sea And Cake
The Fawn

3.77
30 votes
87
Blur
Blur

3.75
600 votes
88
June of 44
The Anatomy of Sharks

3.75
16 votes
89
In Flames
Black-Ash Inheritance

3.74
153 votes
90
Feeder
Polythene

3.74
96 votes
91
Days of the New
Days of the New

3.74
222 votes
92
O.A.R.
The Wanderer

3.74
34 votes
93
Flake Music
When You Land Here, It's Time To Return

3.73
26 votes
94
Grey Daze
No Sun Today

3.73
22 votes
95
Blink-182
Dude Ranch

3.72
1767 votes
96
311
Transistor

3.71
265 votes
97
John Frusciante
Estrus

3.71
31 votes
98
The Weakerthans
Fallow

3.69
327 votes
99
Blonde Redhead
Fake Can Be Just As Good

3.69
74 votes
100
Sonic Youth
SYR1: Anagrama

3.67
44 votes
101
Tocotronic
Es ist egal, aber

3.67
27 votes
102
The Charlatans UK
Tellin' Stories

3.67
18 votes
103
HIM
Greatest Love Songs Vol. 666

3.66
248 votes
104
Thought Industry
Black Umbrella

3.66
14 votes
105
Teenage Fanclub
Songs From Northern Britain

3.66
19 votes
106
Jars Of Clay
Much Afraid

3.64
46 votes
107
Les Savy Fav
3/5

3.63
15 votes
108
Faith No More
Album of the Year

3.63
810 votes
109
Of Montreal
Cherry Peel

3.62
92 votes
110
Mogwai
4 Satin

3.62
30 votes
111
Green Day
Nimrod

3.61
1844 votes
112
The Van Pelt
Sultans of Sentiment

3.6
24 votes
113
Stereophonics
Word Gets Around

3.59
54 votes
114
Harvey Danger
Where Have All The Merrymakers Gone?

3.59
142 votes
115
Marcy Playground
Marcy Playground

3.59
110 votes
116
AFI
Shut Your Mouth and Open Your Eyes

3.59
437 votes
117
Karate
In Place of Real Insight

3.58
13 votes
118
Catherine Wheel
Adam and Eve

3.57
30 votes
119
Cornershop
When I Was Born For The 7th Time

3.56
18 votes
120
Radiohead
No Surprises/Running From Demons

3.54
61 votes
121
Morphine
Like Swimming

3.54
84 votes
122
Live
Secret Samadhi

3.51
260 votes
123
Joan of Arc
A Portable Model Of

3.5
82 votes
124
Brad
Interiors

3.5
34 votes
125
Idlewild
Captain

3.5
32 votes
126
Dc Talk
Welcome to the Freak Show

3.5
19 votes
127
Superchunk
Indoor Living

3.5
14 votes
128
Travis
Good Feeling

3.47
96 votes
129
Matthew Good Band
Raygun

3.45
44 votes
130
L7
The Beauty Process: Triple Platinum

3.45
31 votes
131
The Offspring
Club Me

3.44
18 votes
132
Arab on Radar
Queen Hygiene II

3.44
26 votes
133
Modest Mouse
The Fruit That Ate Itself

3.44
648 votes
134
Polvo
Shapes

3.43
20 votes
135
Audio Adrenaline
Some Kind of Zombie

3.42
13 votes
136
Primus
The Brown Album

3.42
463 votes
137
Samiam
You Are Freaking Me Out

3.4
21 votes
138
Mew
A Triumph for Man

3.38
214 votes
139
Rainer Maria
Past Worn Searching

3.38
17 votes
140
Veruca Salt
Eight Arms to Hold You

3.35
60 votes
141
Switchfoot
Legend of Chin

3.35
97 votes
142
Caroline's Spine
Monsoon

3.33
18 votes
143
Sonic Youth
SYR2: Slaapkamers Met Slagroom

3.31
27 votes
144
Aerial M
Aerial M

3.31
16 votes
145
Jon Bon Jovi
Destination Anywhere

3.31
18 votes
146
Oasis
Be Here Now

3.29
700 votes
147
The Apples in Stereo
Tone Soul Evolution

3.28
27 votes
148
Dinosaur Jr.
Hand It Over

3.27
324 votes
149
Calexico
Spoke

3.27
13 votes
150
Collective Soul
Disciplined Breakdown

3.26
126 votes
151
John Frusciante
Smile from the Streets You Hold

3.24
186 votes
152
The Sundays
Static and Silence

3.24
26 votes
153
The Ataris
Anywhere But Here

3.23
22 votes
154
Jack Off Jill
Sexless Demons and Scars

3.22
43 votes
155
Nine Inch Nails
The Perfect Drug

3.21
187 votes
156
New Found Glory
It's All About the Girls

3.18
19 votes
157
Sigur Ros
Von

3.16
449 votes
158
Blindside
Blindside

3.12
72 votes
159
Prefab Sprout
Andromeda Heights

3.11
18 votes
160
dredg
Orph

3.09
104 votes
161
Sonic Youth
SYR3: Invito Al Cielo

3.07
21 votes
162
Death Cab for Cutie
You Can Play These Songs With Chords

3.07
348 votes
163
Cursive
Such Blinding Stars for Starving Eyes

3.06
79 votes
164
Creed
My Own Prison

3.05
583 votes
165
Sugar Ray
Floored

3.04
75 votes



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