Best Alternative Rock Albums of 1998


01
Modest Mouse/764-Hero
Whenever You See Fit

4.58
24 votes
02
Tripping Daisy
Jesus Hits Like The Atom Bomb

4.56
18 votes
03
Neutral Milk Hotel
In the Aeroplane Over the Sea

4.45
12690 votes
04
Bluetile Lounge
Half-Cut

4.42
18 votes
05
Built to Spill
Carry the Zero

4.33
18 votes
06
Elliott Smith
XO

4.32
2464 votes
07
The Gathering
How to Measure a Planet?

4.25
285 votes
08
hide
Ja, Zoo

4.25
14 votes
09
Trans Am
Futureworld

4.18
14 votes
10
Coaltar of the Deepers
Submerge

4.14
14 votes
11
Mineral
EndSerenading

4.13
678 votes
12
Plastic Tree
Puppet Show

4.13
16 votes
13
Eels
Electro-Shock Blues

4.12
834 votes
14
Dave Matthews Band
Before These Crowded Streets

4.11
245 votes
15
Mark Hollis
Mark Hollis

4.11
135 votes
16
Silver Jews
American Water

4.11
176 votes
17
Duster
Stratosphere

4.11
336 votes
18
The Living End
The Living End

4.1
146 votes
19
Alkaline Trio
Goddamnit

4.1
602 votes
20
Braid
Frame & Canvas

4.1
228 votes
21
Tori Amos
From the Choirgirl Hotel

4.1
185 votes
22
The Pillows
Little Busters

4.1
94 votes
23
PJ Harvey
Is This Desire?

4.1
452 votes
24
Mock Orange
Nines & Sixes

4.09
58 votes
25
Pedro the Lion
It's Hard To Find A Friend

4.09
100 votes
26
System of a Down
System of a Down

4.08
3653 votes
27
Manu Chao
Clandestino

4.08
75 votes
28
Blue October
The Answers

4.07
58 votes
29
Knapsack
This Conversation Is Ending Starting Right Now

4.07
133 votes
30
Sunny Day Real Estate
How It Feels To Be Something On

4.06
481 votes
31
Ks Choice
Cocoon Crash

4.06
16 votes
32
Jun Senoue
Sonic Adventure Original Soundtrack

4.06
35 votes
33
Supercar
Three Out Change

4.05
42 votes
34
Superdrag
Head Trip in Every Key

4.03
15 votes
35
Dirty Three
Ocean Songs

4.03
143 votes
36
Luna Sea
SHINE

4.03
20 votes
37
Sunhouse
Crazy on the Weekend

4.02
62 votes
38
Curve
Come Clean

4.02
50 votes
39
Don Caballero
What Burns Never Returns

4.02
158 votes
40
Far
Water & Solutions

4.02
160 votes
41
Local H
Pack Up the Cats

4
174 votes
42
Starflyer 59
The Fashion Focus

4
44 votes
43
Los Planetas
Una Semana en el Motor de un Autob├║s

4
36 votes
44
Starflyer 59
Fell In Love At 22

4
14 votes
45
Tortoise
TNT

4
352 votes
46
Mansun
Six

3.99
55 votes
47
Belle and Sebastian
This Is Just A Modern Rock Song

3.97
54 votes
48
Paysage d'Hiver
Steineiche

3.97
100 votes
49
Quasi
Featuring "Birds"

3.97
46 votes
50
Boom Boom Satellites
Out Loud

3.96
14 votes
51
Penfold
Amateurs and Professionals

3.96
139 votes
52
Sloan
Navy Blues

3.96
24 votes
53
Cat Power
Moon Pix

3.95
360 votes
54
System of a Down
Sugar

3.95
82 votes
55
Jets to Brazil
Orange Rhyming Dictionary

3.94
368 votes
56
Pulp
This is Hardcore

3.94
384 votes
57
Placebo
Without You I'm Nothing

3.94
513 votes
58
VAST
Visual Audio Sensory Theater

3.93
113 votes
59
Closer (GR)
In The Market

3.93
14 votes
60
Mogwai
No Education = No Future

3.92
13 votes
61
Lisa Germano
Slide

3.92
13 votes
62
Karate
The Bed is in The Ocean

3.91
28 votes
63
Arab Strap
Philophobia

3.91
183 votes
64
The Notwist
Shrink

3.91
64 votes
65
Love Spirals Downwards
Flux

3.9
20 votes
66
Unwritten Law
Unwritten Law

3.89
65 votes
67
Queens of the Stone Age
Queens of the Stone Age

3.89
1380 votes
68
American Football
American Football EP

3.88
352 votes
69
Dishwalla
And You Think You Know What Life's About

3.88
16 votes
70
Belle and Sebastian
The Boy With the Arab Strap

3.87
957 votes
71
Alison's Halo
Eyedazzler 1992-1996

3.86
76 votes
72
Bedhead
Transaction De Novo

3.86
75 votes
73
Die Aerzte
13

3.86
25 votes
74
dredg
Leitmotif

3.86
666 votes
75
Jimmy Eat World
Jimmy Eat World [EP]

3.85
47 votes
76
Saint Etienne
Good Humor

3.83
24 votes
77
Nothingface
An Audio Guide to Everyday Atrocity

3.83
82 votes
78
The Black Heart Procession
1

3.82
57 votes
79
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Strung Out In Heaven

3.82
46 votes
80
Semisonic
Feeling Strangely Fine

3.81
154 votes
81
Kidneythieves
Trickster

3.81
21 votes
82
Skycamefalling
To Forever Embrace The Sun

3.81
31 votes
83
Elliott
U.S. Songs

3.81
36 votes
84
Metric
Mainstream EP

3.8
20 votes
85
Six by Seven
The Things We Make

3.8
15 votes
86
Phish
The Story of the Ghost

3.79
82 votes
87
Hooverphonic
Blue Wonder Power Milk

3.79
47 votes
88
Gomez
Bring It On

3.77
66 votes
89
Hood
Rustic Houses, Forlorn Valleys

3.77
22 votes
90
The Halo Benders
The Rebels Not In

3.77
45 votes
91
Reatards
Teenage Hate

3.77
30 votes
92
Garbage
Version 2.0

3.76
253 votes
93
Soul Coughing
El Oso

3.76
51 votes
94
Alkaline Trio
For Your Lungs Only

3.76
17 votes
95
June of 44
Four Great Points

3.74
70 votes
96
Queens of the Stone Age
Split: Queens of the Stone Age/Beaver

3.74
59 votes
97
Royal Trux
Accelerator

3.73
24 votes
98
Goo Goo Dolls
Dizzy Up The Girl

3.73
418 votes
99
Idlewild
Hope Is Important

3.72
72 votes
100
The Mayfield Four
Fallout

3.72
50 votes
101
Ani DiFranco
Little Plastic Castle

3.71
21 votes
102
764-HERO
Get Here and Stay

3.71
14 votes
103
3
Paint By Number

3.7
52 votes
104
Stabbing Westward
Darkest Days

3.7
157 votes
105
Bright Eyes
Letting Off the Happiness

3.69
526 votes
106
Mark Lanegan
Scraps at Midnight

3.69
86 votes
107
The Afghan Whigs
1965

3.69
162 votes
108
Beck
Mutations

3.68
371 votes
109
Pearl Jam
Yield

3.68
1878 votes
110
Lacuna Coil
Lacuna Coil

3.67
69 votes
111
Archers of Loaf
White Trash Heroes

3.67
64 votes
112
Saves the Day
Can't Slow Down

3.67
201 votes
113
Barenaked Ladies
Stunt

3.67
166 votes
114
Bran Van 3000
Glee

3.67
18 votes
115
12 Rods
Split Personalities

3.67
15 votes
116
Sharks Keep Moving
Desert Strings And Drifters EP

3.66
31 votes
117
The Cardigans
Gran Turismo

3.65
134 votes
118
Evanescence
Evanescence EP

3.64
65 votes
119
Pele
Teaching The History Of Teaching Geography

3.64
22 votes
120
Smashing Pumpkins
Adore

3.64
3462 votes
121
Dc Talk
Supernatural

3.63
60 votes
122
The Offspring
A Piece of Americana

3.62
25 votes
123
The Appleseed Cast
The End of the Ring Wars

3.61
262 votes
124
Izzy Stradlin
117 Degrees

3.61
14 votes
125
Of Montreal
The Bedside Drama: A Petite Tragedy

3.61
52 votes
126
The Tragically Hip
Phantom Power

3.61
38 votes
127
The Offspring
Americana

3.6
1609 votes
128
Joan of Arc
How Memory Works

3.6
100 votes
129
The Delgados
Peloton

3.6
15 votes
130
Fuel
Sunburn

3.6
161 votes
131
Cake
Prolonging The Magic

3.59
178 votes
132
boa (UK)
The Race of a Thousand Camels

3.59
22 votes
133
Mojave 3
Out Of Tune

3.59
17 votes
134
Guster
Goldfly

3.58
106 votes
135
Spoon
Series of Sneaks

3.58
190 votes
136
New Radicals
Maybe You've Been Brainwashed Too

3.58
54 votes
137
Gastr del Sol
Camoufleur

3.58
24 votes
138
Jerry Cantrell
Boggy Depot

3.57
158 votes
139
AFI
A Fire Inside

3.56
194 votes
140
Blonde Redhead
In an Expression of the Inexpressible

3.56
70 votes
141
Finger Eleven
Tip

3.55
117 votes
142
Death Cab for Cutie
Something About Airplanes

3.54
724 votes
143
Paysage d'Hiver
Schattengang

3.54
73 votes
144
Gob
How Far Shallow Takes You

3.53
29 votes
145
Coldplay
Safety

3.53
29 votes
146
Alanis Morissette
Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie

3.53
284 votes
147
Embodyment
Embrace the Eternal

3.53
18 votes
148
Badlands
Dusk

3.52
23 votes
149
Fastball
All the Pain Money Can Buy

3.52
33 votes
150
Paysage d'Hiver
Die Festung

3.51
84 votes
151
Frank Black
Frank Black And The Catholics

3.5
14 votes
152
King's X
Tape Head

3.49
49 votes
153
Swervedriver
99th Dream

3.48
60 votes
154
Manic Street Preachers
This Is My Truth Tell Me Yours

3.46
196 votes
155
Mudhoney
Tomorrow Hit Today

3.46
38 votes
156
Do Make Say Think
Do Make Say Think

3.45
86 votes
157
Rufus Wainwright
Rufus Wainwright

3.45
37 votes
158
Phantom Planet
Phantom Planet Is Missing

3.44
16 votes
159
Julie Ruin
Julie Ruin

3.44
16 votes
160
Hole
Celebrity Skin

3.41
352 votes
161
Econoline Crush
The Devil You Know

3.4
15 votes
162
Liz Phair
Whitechocolatespaceegg

3.36
25 votes
163
Candlebox
Happy Pills

3.35
68 votes
164
God Lives Underwater
Life in the So-Called Space Age

3.34
29 votes
165
Primus
Rhinoplasty

3.32
114 votes
166
Catatonia
International Velvet

3.31
13 votes
167
Sean Lennon
Into The Sun

3.31
13 votes
168
Imogen Heap
I Megaphone

3.29
79 votes
169
Eve 6
Eve 6

3.28
117 votes
170
Muse
Muse

3.26
50 votes
171
Jaga Jazzist
Magazine

3.25
18 votes
172
Rocket From The Crypt
RFTC

3.25
18 votes
173
Cold
Cold

3.25
153 votes
174
Destroyer
City Of Daughters

3.24
63 votes
175
Slightly Stoopid
The Longest Barrel Ride

3.23
42 votes
176
Everlast
Whitey Ford Sings The Blues

3.22
67 votes
177
Jejune
This Afternoon's Malady

3.2
15 votes
178
Envy
From Here To Eternity

3.12
73 votes
179
Cursive
The Storms of Early Summer: Semantics of

3.12
86 votes
180
The Beautiful South
Quench

3.11
14 votes
181
Ash
Nu-Clear Sounds

3.11
33 votes
182
The Rasmus
Hell of a Tester

3.09
16 votes
183
The Faint
Media

3.08
24 votes
184
...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead
And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dea

3.08
65 votes
185
Sonic Youth
Silver Session (For Jason Knuth)

3.04
24 votes
186
Spacehog
The Chinese Album

3.04
24 votes
187
R.E.M.
Up

3.04
484 votes



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