Best Alternative Rock Albums of 2001

Genre:  Year:  

01
Curve
Gift

Rating: 4.46
28 votes
02
Tool
Lateralus

Rating: 4.46
4980 votes
03
Los Hermanos
Bloco do Eu Sozinho

Rating: 4.39
18 votes
04
DIR EN GREY
Filth

Rating: 4.32
14 votes
05
The Microphones
The Glow Pt. 2

Rating: 4.31
1761 votes
06
Dilute
Grape Blueprints Pour Spinach Olive Grape

Rating: 4.3
25 votes
07
Against Me!
Against Me!

Rating: 4.28
305 votes
08
Madrugada
Nightly disease

Rating: 4.25
12 votes
09
Saves the Day
Stay What You Are

Rating: 4.19
500 votes
10
Envy
All the Footprints You've Ever Left...

Rating: 4.18
364 votes
11
Yann Tiersen
Le fabuleux destin d'Amelie Poulain

Rating: 4.18
137 votes
12
The Strokes
Is This It

Rating: 4.18
3950 votes
13
Benton Falls
Fighting Starlight

Rating: 4.15
26 votes
14
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy
Ease Down The Road

Rating: 4.15
20 votes
15
Thought Industry
Short Wave On A Cold Day

Rating: 4.14
25 votes
16
The Appleseed Cast
Low Level Owl, Volume I

Rating: 4.14
360 votes
17
System of a Down
Toxicity

Rating: 4.13
4484 votes
18
Kevin Max
Stereotype Be

Rating: 4.13
16 votes
19
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds
No More Shall We Part

Rating: 4.12
210 votes
20
The Dismemberment Plan
Change

Rating: 4.11
284 votes
21
Hood
Cold House

Rating: 4.11
54 votes
22
S
Sadstyle

Rating: 4.11
18 votes
23
John Butler Trio
Three

Rating: 4.1
58 votes
24
Against Me!
Crime as Forgiven By

Rating: 4.1
180 votes
25
Radiohead
Pyramid Song

Rating: 4.1
85 votes
26
Devics
My Beautiful Sinking Ship

Rating: 4.1
20 votes
27
Sparklehorse
It's a Wonderful Life

Rating: 4.1
288 votes
28
Muse
Origin of Symmetry

Rating: 4.1
2710 votes
29
The Strokes
The Modern Age

Rating: 4.09
88 votes
30
Starflyer 59
Leave Here A Stranger

Rating: 4.09
44 votes
31
Destroyer
Streethawk: A Seduction

Rating: 4.09
100 votes
32
DIR EN GREY
embryo

Rating: 4.09
17 votes
33
The Get Up Kids
Red Letter Day/Woodson

Rating: 4.09
41 votes
34
Bright Eyes
Don't Be Frightened Of Turning the Page

Rating: 4.08
72 votes
35
The Angels of Light
How I Loved You

Rating: 4.08
60 votes
36
The American Analog Set
Know By Heart

Rating: 4.06
24 votes
37
Matthew Good Band
The Audio of Being

Rating: 4.06
202 votes
38
Ozma
Rock and Roll Part Three

Rating: 4.05
74 votes
39
Poe
Haunted

Rating: 4.05
29 votes
40
Coaltar Of The Deepers
No Thank You

Rating: 4.05
20 votes
41
Low
Things We Lost in the Fire

Rating: 4.04
432 votes
42
Shiner
The Egg

Rating: 4.04
26 votes
43
Jeffrey Lewis & the Freight Trains
The Last Time I Did Acid I Went Insane

Rating: 4.04
13 votes
44
Radiohead
Knives Out

Rating: 4.04
66 votes
45
DIR EN GREY
Ain't Afraid to Die

Rating: 4.03
15 votes
46
Ted Leo And The Pharmacists
The Tyranny of Distance

Rating: 4.03
49 votes
47
The White Stripes
White Blood Cells

Rating: 4.03
1119 votes
48
Carissa's Wierd
You Should Be At Home Here

Rating: 4.01
104 votes
49
Something For Kate
Echolalia

Rating: 4
25 votes
50
Tindersticks
Can Our Love

Rating: 4
20 votes
51
Billy Talent
Try Honesty

Rating: 4
15 votes
52
Justin King
Le Bleu

Rating: 4
13 votes
53
John Frusciante
To Record Only Water for Ten Days

Rating: 3.99
255 votes
54
Incubus
Morning View

Rating: 3.99
1788 votes
55
The Appleseed Cast
Low Level Owl, Vol. 2

Rating: 3.98
252 votes
56
Alkaline Trio
From Here To Infirmary

Rating: 3.98
586 votes
57
John Frusciante
Going Inside

Rating: 3.96
14 votes
58
Noir Désir
des Visages des Figures

Rating: 3.96
25 votes
59
Yann Tiersen
L'Absente

Rating: 3.95
11 votes
60
Pinback
Blue Screen Life

Rating: 3.95
158 votes
61
Dashboard Confessional
The Places You Have Come To Fear The Most

Rating: 3.95
622 votes
62
Pressure 4-5
Burning The Process

Rating: 3.94
18 votes
63
Spoon
Girls Can Tell

Rating: 3.94
354 votes
64
Cornelius
Point

Rating: 3.94
32 votes
65
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
B.R.M.C.

Rating: 3.93
159 votes
66
Arab Strap
The Red Thread

Rating: 3.93
22 votes
67
Meanwhile, Back in Communist Russia
Indian Ink

Rating: 3.93
98 votes
68
Cake
Comfort Eagle

Rating: 3.92
347 votes
69
Jun Senoue
Sonic Adventure 2: Multi-Dimensional Soundtrack

Rating: 3.92
18 votes
70
Ryan Adams
Gold

Rating: 3.91
123 votes
71
Beulah
The Coast is Never Clear

Rating: 3.91
70 votes
72
Jakob
Subsets of Sets

Rating: 3.91
52 votes
73
Explosions in the Sky
Those Who Tell the Truth...

Rating: 3.91
883 votes
74
Stephen Malkmus
Stephen Malkmus

Rating: 3.91
76 votes
75
Radiohead
Amnesiac

Rating: 3.9
3203 votes
76
Owls
Owls

Rating: 3.9
99 votes
77
The Faint
Danse Macabre

Rating: 3.9
128 votes
78
The Shins
Oh, Inverted World

Rating: 3.9
2262 votes
79
My Morning Jacket
At Dawn

Rating: 3.9
86 votes
80
Rival Schools
United By Fate

Rating: 3.89
216 votes
81
Mogwai
My Father My King

Rating: 3.89
76 votes
82
Joe Strummer and The Mescaleros
Global A Go-Go

Rating: 3.89
40 votes
83
Jim O'Rourke
Insignificance

Rating: 3.89
22 votes
84
Fantomas
The Director's Cut

Rating: 3.88
325 votes
85
The Beta Band
Hot Shots II [U.S. release]

Rating: 3.88
58 votes
86
Thee Silver Mount Zion
Born Into Trouble As the Sparks Fly...

Rating: 3.87
222 votes
87
Azure Ray
Azure Ray

Rating: 3.86
22 votes
88
Pretty Girls Make Graves
Pretty Girls Make Graves

Rating: 3.86
11 votes
89
Super Furry Animals
Rings Around the World

Rating: 3.86
50 votes
90
Elbow
Asleep In The Back

Rating: 3.86
97 votes
91
Dashboard Confessional
So Impossible

Rating: 3.85
152 votes
92
Ash
Free All Angels

Rating: 3.85
52 votes
93
Pete Yorn
musicforthemorningafter

Rating: 3.84
45 votes
94
Mark Lanegan
Field Songs

Rating: 3.83
39 votes
95
Sloan
Pretty Together

Rating: 3.83
18 votes
96
Silver Jews
Bright Flight

Rating: 3.83
15 votes
97
Jaga Jazzist
A Livingroom Hush

Rating: 3.83
88 votes
98
Cursive
Burst and Bloom

Rating: 3.82
133 votes
99
Boy Hits Car
Boy Hits Car

Rating: 3.82
56 votes
100
Life Without Buildings
Any Other City

Rating: 3.82
25 votes
101
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Bravery Repetition and Noise

Rating: 3.82
72 votes
102
Constantines
Constantines

Rating: 3.81
16 votes
103
Ulrich Schnauss
Far Away Trains Passing By

Rating: 3.81
39 votes
104
The Divine Comedy
Regeneration

Rating: 3.81
13 votes
105
Tomahawk
Tomahawk

Rating: 3.8
249 votes
106
Stereolab
Sound-Dust

Rating: 3.8
40 votes
107
AFI
The Days of the Phoenix

Rating: 3.79
56 votes
108
Bad Astronaut
Acrophobe

Rating: 3.79
43 votes
109
Starsailor
Love Is Here

Rating: 3.79
38 votes
110
Interpol
Precipitate

Rating: 3.78
20 votes
111
DIR EN GREY
Jessica

Rating: 3.77
13 votes
112
Something Corporate
Audioboxer

Rating: 3.77
15 votes
113
The Mercury Program
All the Suits Began to Fall Off

Rating: 3.76
21 votes
114
Rx Bandits
Progress

Rating: 3.76
215 votes
115
Travis
Invisible Band

Rating: 3.76
129 votes
116
Regina Spektor
11:11

Rating: 3.76
110 votes
117
Modest Mouse
Everywhere and His Nasty Parlour Tricks

Rating: 3.76
645 votes
118
Death Cab for Cutie
The Photo Album

Rating: 3.75
1647 votes
119
Vincent Gallo
When

Rating: 3.75
36 votes
120
Clem Snide
The Ghost of Fashion

Rating: 3.75
12 votes
121
Hey Mercedes
Everynight Fireworks

Rating: 3.74
47 votes
122
Set Fire to Flames
Sings Reign Rebuilder

Rating: 3.73
103 votes
123
Anathema
A Fine Day to Exit

Rating: 3.73
398 votes
124
Whiskeytown
Pneumonia

Rating: 3.73
20 votes
125
Midlake
Milkmaid Grand Army

Rating: 3.71
14 votes
126
Pelican
Pelican

Rating: 3.71
138 votes
127
Of Montreal
Coquelicot Asleep In The Poppies

Rating: 3.71
60 votes
128
Unwed Sailor
The Faithful Anchor

Rating: 3.71
12 votes
129
Metric
Static Anonymity

Rating: 3.7
20 votes
130
Blink-182
Take Off Your Pants and Jacket

Rating: 3.7
2310 votes
131
Aereogramme
A Story in White

Rating: 3.69
114 votes
132
Kings of Convenience
Quiet is the New Loud

Rating: 3.69
52 votes
133
Graham Coxon
Crow Sit On Blood Tree

Rating: 3.69
16 votes
134
Mogwai
Rock Action

Rating: 3.68
332 votes
135
Les Savy Fav
Go Forth

Rating: 3.68
11 votes
136
Tortoise
Standards

Rating: 3.68
99 votes
137
Big Wreck
The Pleasure And The Greed

Rating: 3.67
21 votes
138
Ani DiFranco
Revelling:Reckoning

Rating: 3.67
12 votes
139
Spiritualized
Let It Come Down

Rating: 3.66
49 votes
140
Burst
Conquest: Writhe

Rating: 3.66
34 votes
141
Manu Chao
Proxima Estacion: Esperanza

Rating: 3.66
22 votes
142
Onesidezero
Is This Room Getting Smaller?

Rating: 3.65
24 votes
143
Pulp
We Love Life

Rating: 3.65
62 votes
144
The Pineapple Thief
137

Rating: 3.64
21 votes
145
Regurgitator
Eduardo and Rodriguez Wage War on T-Wrecks

Rating: 3.64
14 votes
146
Further Seems Forever
The Moon Is Down

Rating: 3.64
204 votes
147
Mercury Rev
All Is Dream

Rating: 3.64
37 votes
148
Mono
Under The Pipal Tree

Rating: 3.63
112 votes
149
Toadies
Hell Below Stars Above

Rating: 3.63
43 votes
150
Minus the Bear
This is What I Know About Being Gigantic

Rating: 3.63
282 votes
151
Eels
Souljacker

Rating: 3.62
246 votes
152
Bedouin Soundclash
Root Fire

Rating: 3.62
17 votes
153
Owen
Owen

Rating: 3.61
83 votes
154
Rise Against
The Unraveling

Rating: 3.61
829 votes
155
World's End Girlfriend
Farewell Kingdom

Rating: 3.61
28 votes
156
Mark Kozelek
Whats Next To The Moon

Rating: 3.61
14 votes
157
Lostprophets
The Fake Sound Of Progress

Rating: 3.6
525 votes
158
Matthew Good Band
Loser Anthems

Rating: 3.59
32 votes
159
Mirah
Advisory Committee

Rating: 3.59
11 votes
160
Audience Of One
EP

Rating: 3.59
11 votes
161
Breaking Benjamin
Breaking Benjamin

Rating: 3.57
29 votes
162
Ladytron
604

Rating: 3.56
24 votes
163
The Starting Line
With Hopes Of Starting Over EP

Rating: 3.56
34 votes
164
Abandoned Pools
Humanistic

Rating: 3.56
35 votes
165
Belle and Sebastian
Jonathan David

Rating: 3.56
18 votes
166
Oleander
Unwind

Rating: 3.55
11 votes
167
311
From Chaos

Rating: 3.54
237 votes
168
Stars
Nightsongs

Rating: 3.53
39 votes
169
Camera Obscura
Biggest Bluest Hi Fi

Rating: 3.52
21 votes
170
Sum 41
All Killer No Filler

Rating: 3.51
1150 votes
171
Brand New
Your Favorite Weapon

Rating: 3.51
3722 votes
172
Eskimo Joe
Girl

Rating: 3.5
13 votes
173
Arab on Radar
Yahweh or the Highway

Rating: 3.48
23 votes
174
Rilo Kiley
Take-Offs & Landings

Rating: 3.48
64 votes
175
Guided by Voices
Isolation Drills

Rating: 3.47
64 votes
176
Red House Painters
Old Ramon

Rating: 3.46
108 votes
177
Hope Sandoval and the Warm Inventions
Bavarian Fruit Bread

Rating: 3.46
12 votes
178
Finch (US)
Falling Into Place

Rating: 3.46
140 votes
179
The Angelic Process
...And Your Blood Is Full Of Honey

Rating: 3.45
26 votes
180
The Cult
Beyond Good and Evil

Rating: 3.45
40 votes
181
Days Of The New
Days of the New III

Rating: 3.45
30 votes
182
M83
M83

Rating: 3.45
76 votes
183
Alien Ant Farm
ANThology

Rating: 3.44
449 votes
184
Astrobrite
Crush

Rating: 3.44
16 votes
185
New End Original
Thriller

Rating: 3.43
15 votes
186
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Rating: 3.43
158 votes
187
Kings of Convenience
Versus

Rating: 3.42
18 votes
188
Hrsta
L'éclat du ciel était insoutenable

Rating: 3.42
12 votes
189
The Album Leaf
One Day I'll Be On Time

Rating: 3.41
64 votes
190
They Might Be Giants
Mink Car

Rating: 3.39
23 votes
191
Broken Social Scene
Feel Good Lost

Rating: 3.39
336 votes
192
Ghosts and Vodka
Precious Blood

Rating: 3.37
30 votes
193
Deerhoof
Halfbird

Rating: 3.36
11 votes
194
King's X
Manic Moonlight

Rating: 3.36
18 votes
195
P.O.D.
Satellite

Rating: 3.33
587 votes
196
Major Organ and the Adding Machine
Major Organ and the Adding Machine

Rating: 3.33
23 votes
197
The Cranberries
Wake Up and Smell the Coffee

Rating: 3.32
50 votes
198
The Rapture
Out of the Races and Onto the Tracks

Rating: 3.32
11 votes
199
Funeral Diner
Funeral Diner / Staircase Split

Rating: 3.32
11 votes
200
Tantric
Tantric

Rating: 3.31
51 votes



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