Best Alternative Rock Albums of 2002


01
Peter Murphy
Dust

4.42
13 votes
02
Thomas Dybdahl
...That Great October Sound

4.41
32 votes
03
Coaltar of the Deepers
Newave

4.34
32 votes
04
The Eighties Matchbox B-Line Disaster
Horse of the Dog

4.34
19 votes
05
Sigur Ros
( )

4.32
2437 votes
06
Wilco
Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

4.25
2472 votes
07
Interpol
Turn on the Bright Lights

4.25
1932 votes
08
Queens of the Stone Age
Songs for the Deaf

4.24
3401 votes
09
The Mountain Goats
All Hail West Texas

4.24
546 votes
10
Nine Inch Nails
Still

4.23
342 votes
11
Carissa's Wierd
Songs About Leaving

4.23
858 votes
12
dredg
El Cielo

4.21
1563 votes
13
Yann Tiersen
Le Phare

4.19
26 votes
14
Joseph Arthur
Redemption's Son

4.19
21 votes
15
Songs: Ohia
Didn't It Rain

4.18
38 votes
16
Hopesfall
The Satellite Years

4.18
543 votes
17
Against Me!
Reinventing Axl Rose

4.18
970 votes
18
Lambchop
Is a woman

4.17
18 votes
19
Azure Ray
Burn and Shiver

4.16
16 votes
20
City of Caterpillar
City of Caterpillar

4.14
736 votes
21
Glifted
Under and In

4.14
14 votes
22
Broken Social Scene
You Forgot It in People

4.14
1582 votes
23
Aimee Mann
Lost in Space

4.13
26 votes
24
Bright Eyes
Lifted or the Story is in the Soil...

4.12
1410 votes
25
Damien Rice
O

4.11
1334 votes
26
The Delgados
Hate

4.1
20 votes
27
Pedro the Lion
Control

4.1
278 votes
28
Enon
High Society

4.08
24 votes
29
Coheed and Cambria
The Second Stage Turbine Blade

4.08
2116 votes
30
The Paper Chase
Hide the Kitchen Knives

4.07
34 votes
31
Interpol
Interpol EP

4.07
62 votes
32
Cog
Just Visiting - Part 1

4.07
21 votes
33
Cog
Just Visiting - Part 2

4.07
21 votes
34
Idlewild
The Remote Part

4.07
204 votes
35
Hot Rod Circuit
Sorry About Tommorow

4.06
24 votes
36
Martin Grech
Open Heart Zoo

4.06
17 votes
37
Okkervil River
Don't Fall In Love With Everyone You See

4.05
232 votes
38
Thrice
The Illusion of Safety

4.05
4126 votes
39
Number Girl
NUM-HEAVYMETALLIC

4.05
41 votes
40
Augie March
Strange Bird

4.03
15 votes
41
Taking Back Sunday
Tell All Your Friends

4.03
1793 votes
42
Beck
Sea Change

4.03
824 votes
43
...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead
Source Tags & Codes

4.03
417 votes
44
Silverchair
Diorama

4.02
754 votes
45
Against Me!
The Disco Before the Breakdown

4.02
149 votes
46
Bad Astronaut
Houston: We Have a Drinking Problem

4.02
109 votes
47
The Mountain Goats
Tallahassee

4.02
528 votes
48
Sigur Ros
Untitled 1

4.02
32 votes
49
The Gathering
Black Light District

4.01
34 votes
50
The Butterfly Effect
The Butterfly Effect

4.01
81 votes
51
Sleater-Kinney
One Beat

4
116 votes
52
Asian Kung-Fu Generation
Houkai Amplifier

4
52 votes
53
Codeseven
The Rescue

4
39 votes
54
Lucero
Tennessee

4
34 votes
55
The Cooper Temple Clause
See This Through And Leave

4
23 votes
56
Early Day Miners
Let Us Garlands Bring

4
22 votes
57
Minus the Bear
Highly Refined Pirates

3.99
1772 votes
58
Frou Frou
Details

3.99
155 votes
59
Ben Kweller
Sha Sha

3.99
114 votes
60
Neko Case
Blacklisted

3.99
68 votes
61
The Mountain Goats
Devil In the Shortwave

3.98
46 votes
62
Spoon
Kill the Moonlight

3.97
332 votes
63
Karate
Some Boots

3.97
34 votes
64
Vex Red
Start With A Strong & Persistant Desire

3.97
33 votes
65
Nada Surf
Let Go

3.97
190 votes
66
Desaparecidos
Read Music/Speak Spanish

3.97
175 votes
67
QueenAdreena
Drink Me

3.96
14 votes
68
Oneida
Each One Teach One

3.96
13 votes
69
Biffy Clyro
Blackened Sky

3.96
292 votes
70
mewithoutYou
A to B: Life

3.96
1664 votes
71
Rilo Kiley
The Execution of All Things

3.95
153 votes
72
Dishwalla
Opaline

3.95
40 votes
73
Wonderland Falling Yesterday
Enchanted Landscape Escape

3.94
18 votes
74
Supercar
HIGHVISION

3.94
34 votes
75
Steve Von Till
If I Should Fall to the Field

3.94
47 votes
76
Muse
Dead Star/In Your World

3.94
39 votes
77
Flunk
For Sleepyheads Only

3.93
15 votes
78
Autumn's Grey Solace
Within the Depths of a Darkened Forest

3.93
70 votes
79
Starflyer 59
Can't Stop Eating EP

3.93
14 votes
80
Iron & Wine
The Creek Drank the Cradle

3.93
750 votes
81
Jerry Cantrell
Degradation Trip

3.92
122 votes
82
The Mercury Program
A Data Learn the Language

3.92
54 votes
83
Oceansize
Relapse

3.92
48 votes
84
Chevelle
Wonder What's Next

3.91
1556 votes
85
Local H
Here Comes the Zoo

3.91
99 votes
86
Pulse Ultra
Headspace

3.91
70 votes
87
Sinch
Sinch

3.9
59 votes
88
Stella Luna
Stargazer

3.9
58 votes
89
The Libertines
Up The Bracket

3.89
772 votes
90
Do Make Say Think
& Yet & Yet

3.89
152 votes
91
Blindside
Silence

3.89
278 votes
92
Aloha
Sugar

3.88
13 votes
93
Sonic Youth
Murray Street

3.88
392 votes
94
Jimmy Eat World
Bleed American

3.88
1595 votes
95
Blindspott
Blindspott

3.87
35 votes
96
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Yanqui U.X.O.

3.87
1411 votes
97
Oceansize
A Very Still Movement

3.87
46 votes
98
The Casket Lottery
Survival Is For Cowards

3.87
23 votes
99
Penfold
Our First Taste of Escape

3.86
29 votes
100
Sharks Keep Moving
Pause And Clause EP

3.85
27 votes
101
Noyes
Noyes

3.85
20 votes
102
Newsboys
Thrive

3.84
29 votes
103
Pop Unknown
The August Division

3.83
18 votes
104
Pretty Girls Make Graves
Good Health

3.82
48 votes
105
Regina Spektor
Songs

3.82
298 votes
106
Tori Amos
Scarlet's Walk

3.81
124 votes
107
The Decemberists
Castaways and Cutouts

3.81
762 votes
108
Pleymo
Episode 2: Medicine Cake

3.81
26 votes
109
ZOX
Take Me Home

3.81
13 votes
110
Hundred Reasons
Ideas Above Our Station

3.81
85 votes
111
Ugly Casanova
Sharpen Your Teeth

3.8
166 votes
112
The Walkmen
Everyone Who Pretended To Like Me Is Gone

3.8
79 votes
113
Owen
No Good for No One Now

3.8
99 votes
114
Doves
The Last Broadcast

3.8
222 votes
115
The Roots
Phrenology

3.8
385 votes
116
The Six Parts Seven
Things Shaped In Passing

3.8
15 votes
117
Mono
One Step More and You Die

3.8
179 votes
118
Piebald
We Are the Only Friends We Have

3.8
49 votes
119
Northstar
Is This Thing Loaded?

3.8
49 votes
120
Funeral Diner
Difference Of Potential

3.79
85 votes
121
The Warlocks
Pheonix Album

3.79
24 votes
122
My Chemical Romance
Like Phantoms, Forever

3.79
26 votes
123
Low
Trust

3.79
141 votes
124
The Used
The Used

3.79
1228 votes
125
Kent
Vapen & ammunition

3.78
55 votes
126
Sixpence None the Richer
Divine Discontent

3.78
18 votes
127
Norah Jones
Come Away with Me

3.78
220 votes
128
CKY
Infiltrate Destroy Rebuild

3.78
317 votes
129
Maserati
The Language Of Cities

3.78
20 votes
130
Logh
Every Time A Bell Rings an Angel Gets His Wings

3.77
22 votes
131
Sparta
Wiretap Scars

3.77
335 votes
132
Pele
Enemies

3.77
26 votes
133
World's End Girlfriend
Dream's End Come True

3.77
56 votes
134
toe
Songs, Ideas We Forgot

3.77
43 votes
135
The Red Paintings
Cinema Love

3.77
30 votes
136
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy
Master And Everyone

3.76
40 votes
137
Coldplay
A Rush of Blood to the Head

3.76
2342 votes
138
The Coral
The Coral

3.76
45 votes
139
Funeral for a Friend
Between Order And Model EP

3.76
69 votes
140
Brendan Benson
Lapalco

3.75
26 votes
141
The Black Keys
The Big Come Up

3.73
334 votes
142
Archive
You All Look The Same To Me

3.73
63 votes
143
Sam Roberts Band
The Inhuman Condition

3.73
15 votes
144
Box Car Racer
Box Car Racer

3.73
516 votes
145
Funeral Diner
The Wicked

3.73
41 votes
146
Bright Eyes
There Is No Beginning To The Story EP

3.73
130 votes
147
The Starting Line
Say It Like You Mean It

3.73
223 votes
148
God Is an Astronaut
The End of the Beginning

3.72
268 votes
149
Apoptygma Berzerk
Harmonizer

3.71
19 votes
150
The Early November
For All of This EP

3.71
214 votes
151
Say Anything
Menorah/Majora

3.71
152 votes
152
Something Corporate
Leaving Through The Window

3.7
207 votes
153
Red Hot Chili Peppers
By the Way

3.7
2571 votes
154
No Knife
Riot For Romance!

3.69
39 votes
155
The Black Heart Procession
Amore Del Tropico

3.68
57 votes
156
Jets to Brazil
Perfecting Loneliness

3.68
158 votes
157
N.E.R.D.
In Search Of

3.67
133 votes
158
Ra
From One

3.67
127 votes
159
Q and Not U
Different Damage

3.66
67 votes
160
Finch
What It Is to Burn

3.66
690 votes
161
Engine Down
Demure

3.65
23 votes
162
The Good Life
Black Out

3.65
54 votes
163
Kevin Devine
Circle Gets the Square

3.65
68 votes
164
New Found Glory
Sticks and Stones

3.65
577 votes
165
The Tragically Hip
In Violet Light

3.64
28 votes
166
Unwritten Law
Elva

3.64
93 votes
167
Pinback
Some Voices

3.64
54 votes
168
Gomez
In Our Gun

3.64
22 votes
169
Antimatter
Saviour

3.63
40 votes
170
The Velvet Teen
Out of the Fierce Parade

3.63
16 votes
171
MUCC
Homura Uta

3.63
16 votes
172
Filter
The Amalgamut

3.62
199 votes
173
Mudvayne
The End of All Things to Come

3.62
949 votes
174
Plain White T's
Stop

3.62
13 votes
175
Cave In
Tides of Tomorrow

3.61
97 votes
176
Death Cab for Cutie
The Stability EP

3.61
116 votes
177
Audioslave
Audioslave

3.61
1642 votes
178
Yellowcard
Underdog

3.6
63 votes
179
Supergrass
Life On Other Planets

3.6
25 votes
180
Badly Drawn Boy
Have You Fed The Fish?

3.6
72 votes
181
Brand New/Safety In Numbers
Split

3.59
87 votes
182
Ladytron
Light & Magic

3.59
42 votes
183
Deerhoof
Reveille

3.59
46 votes
184
System of a Down
Steal This Album!

3.59
3001 votes
185
Sum 41
Motivation

3.59
47 votes
186
Lacuna Coil
Comalies

3.58
491 votes
187
Feeder
Comfort In Sound

3.58
196 votes
188
The Music
The Music

3.57
108 votes
189
Murder by Death
Like the Exorcist, but More Breakdancing

3.57
110 votes
190
Tocotronic
Tocotronic

3.56
48 votes
191
Ozma
The Doubble Donkey Disc

3.56
32 votes
192
Thursday
Five Stories Falling

3.56
217 votes
193
Sophie Ellis-Bextor
Read My Lips

3.55
13 votes
194
Beatsteaks
Living Targets

3.53
29 votes
195
Madrugada
Grit

3.53
15 votes
196
Jucifer
I Name You Destroyer

3.53
16 votes
197
Joanna Newsom
Walnut Whales

3.53
18 votes
198
Sum 41
Does This Look Infected?

3.53
1129 votes
199
Ryan Adams
Demolition

3.5
68 votes
200
Devendra Banhart
Oh Me Oh My ...

3.5
62 votes



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