Best Alternative Rock Albums of 2006

Genre:  Year:  

01
Christian And The Hedgehog Boys
Christian & the Hedgehog Boys

Rating: 4.91
11 votes
02
The Cambiata
Into the Night

Rating: 4.71
14 votes
03
Kunek
Flight of The Flynns

Rating: 4.71
14 votes
04
Shugo Tokumaru
L.S.T.

Rating: 4.5
11 votes
05
Brand New
The Devil and God Are Raging Inside Me

Rating: 4.47
8866 votes
06
Foals
Try This On Your Piano

Rating: 4.36
21 votes
07
CapaRezza
Habemus Capa

Rating: 4.33
18 votes
08
Typhoon (USA-OR)
Typhoon

Rating: 4.33
12 votes
09
mewithoutYou
Brother, Sister

Rating: 4.33
2764 votes
10
The Pants Situation
The Ugly Man

Rating: 4.31
16 votes
11
Indorphine
Glowsticks For Clubbing Baby Seals

Rating: 4.27
11 votes
12
Clint Mansell, Kronos Quartet & Mogwai
The Fountain

Rating: 4.25
120 votes
13
A Bunny's Caravan
Draining Puddles, Retrieving Treasures

Rating: 4.24
348 votes
14
Rx Bandits
...And the Battle Begun

Rating: 4.22
471 votes
15
Tom Waits
Orphans

Rating: 4.22
278 votes
16
Page France
Hello, Dear Wind

Rating: 4.22
23 votes
17
Joanna Newsom
Ys

Rating: 4.22
477 votes
18
Hammock
Raising Your Voice... Trying to Stop an Echo

Rating: 4.21
538 votes
19
Grace Cathedral Park
In The Evenings Of Regret

Rating: 4.21
12 votes
20
Mono / World's End Girlfriend
Palmless Prayer / Mass Murder Refrain

Rating: 4.19
135 votes
21
Ever We Fall
We Are But Human

Rating: 4.17
12 votes
22
Jeremy Enigk
World Waits

Rating: 4.15
23 votes
23
Moros Eros
I Saw The Devil Last Night and Now The S

Rating: 4.15
23 votes
24
The Twilight Singers
Powder Burns

Rating: 4.15
20 votes
25
Tokyo Incidents
Adult

Rating: 4.15
24 votes
26
The Mayan Factor
Heaven & Hell

Rating: 4.14
14 votes
27
Sarah Blasko
What the Sea Wants, the Sea Will Have

Rating: 4.13
30 votes
28
Lovehammers
Marty Casey and Lovehammers

Rating: 4.13
12 votes
29
Owen
At Home With Owen

Rating: 4.12
265 votes
30
Margot & the Nuclear So and So's
The Dust of Retreat

Rating: 4.11
408 votes
31
The Swell Season
The Swell Season

Rating: 4.11
44 votes
32
Brigade
Lights

Rating: 4.11
14 votes
33
Amesoeurs
Ruines Humaines

Rating: 4.1
125 votes
34
Hop Along Queen Ansleis
Freshman Year

Rating: 4.1
30 votes
35
Trespassers William
Having

Rating: 4.1
72 votes
36
The Veils
Nux Vomica

Rating: 4.1
136 votes
37
The Dudes
Brain Heart Guitar

Rating: 4.1
42 votes
38
Arctic Monkeys
When The Sun Goes Down

Rating: 4.09
64 votes
39
David Bazan
Fewer Moving Parts

Rating: 4.09
22 votes
40
Arctic Monkeys
I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor

Rating: 4.09
102 votes
41
Shora
Malval

Rating: 4.09
35 votes
42
The Paper Chase
Now You Are One of Us

Rating: 4.08
48 votes
43
Guillemots
Through the Windowpane

Rating: 4.08
48 votes
44
Enablers
Output Negative Space

Rating: 4.08
12 votes
45
Jakob
Solace

Rating: 4.08
176 votes
46
Poets of the Fall
Carnival of Rust

Rating: 4.08
111 votes
47
Mono
You Are There

Rating: 4.08
524 votes
48
Cire
Wholesale Buyout

Rating: 4.08
50 votes
49
Last Winter
Transmission Skyline

Rating: 4.08
13 votes
50
Howling Bells
s/t

Rating: 4.08
13 votes
51
Malajube
Trompe-l'oeil

Rating: 4.07
54 votes
52
Rise Against
The Sufferer and the Witness

Rating: 4.07
2391 votes
53
Joseph Arthur
Nuclear Daydream

Rating: 4.07
14 votes
54
Helios
Eingya

Rating: 4.07
187 votes
55
Pure Reason Revolution
The Dark Third

Rating: 4.07
156 votes
56
Sylvan
Posthumous Silence

Rating: 4.06
33 votes
57
...Of Sinking Ships
...Of Sinking Ships

Rating: 4.06
36 votes
58
Liars
Drum's Not Dead

Rating: 4.05
186 votes
59
The Red Paintings
Destroy The Robots

Rating: 4.05
56 votes
60
The Morningside
The Wind, The Trees And The Shadows...

Rating: 4.05
75 votes
61
Oceansize
New Pin

Rating: 4.05
19 votes
62
ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION
Fanclub

Rating: 4.05
78 votes
63
Linda Martini
Olhos de Mongol

Rating: 4.05
40 votes
64
Josh Ritter
The Animal Years

Rating: 4.05
43 votes
65
Sunset Rubdown
Shut Up I Am Dreaming

Rating: 4.05
77 votes
66
Arctic Monkeys
Leave Before The Lights Come On

Rating: 4.05
66 votes
67
Joan as Police Woman
Real Life

Rating: 4.05
11 votes
68
Ling Tosite Sigure
Feeling Your UFO

Rating: 4.04
46 votes
69
The Hold Steady
Boys and Girls in America

Rating: 4.03
279 votes
70
Rookie of the Year
The Goodnight Moon

Rating: 4.03
18 votes
71
The Butterfly Effect
Imago

Rating: 4.03
253 votes
72
Laura
Radio Swan is Down

Rating: 4.02
68 votes
73
Beth Orton
Comfort In Strangers

Rating: 4.02
11 votes
74
Kayo Dot
Dowsing Anemone With Copper Tongue

Rating: 4.02
399 votes
75
Boris With Michio Kurihara
Rainbow

Rating: 4.01
103 votes
76
Year of No Light
Nord

Rating: 4.01
109 votes
77
Daitro
Laisser Vivre Les Squelettes

Rating: 4.01
232 votes
78
Algernon Cadwallader
Demo

Rating: 4.01
75 votes
79
Jesu
Silver

Rating: 4
628 votes
80
Hey Rosetta!
Plan Your Escape

Rating: 4
63 votes
81
Regina Spektor
Begin To Hope

Rating: 4
32 votes
82
The Coma Recovery
Drown That Holy End in Wine

Rating: 4
28 votes
83
Dead Combo
Quando a Alma Não é Pequena

Rating: 4
16 votes
84
B.M. Sharp
Music is Tight

Rating: 4
14 votes
85
Lvmen
Mondo

Rating: 4
13 votes
86
Sigur Ros
Sæglópur

Rating: 3.99
88 votes
87
Neko Case
Fox Confessor Brings The Flood

Rating: 3.99
82 votes
88
The Format
Dog Problems

Rating: 3.99
316 votes
89
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy
The Letting Go

Rating: 3.99
52 votes
90
P.O.S.
Audition

Rating: 3.99
245 votes
91
Kashiwa Daisuke
April. #02

Rating: 3.99
81 votes
92
Electric President
Electric President

Rating: 3.99
40 votes
93
Destroyer
Destroyer's Rubies

Rating: 3.98
242 votes
94
Suis La Lune
Quiet, Pull the Strings!

Rating: 3.98
219 votes
95
Wolves in the Throne Room
Diadem of 12 Stars

Rating: 3.98
495 votes
96
Two Gallants
What the Toll Tells

Rating: 3.98
82 votes
97
The Thermals
The Body, The Blood, The Machine

Rating: 3.97
312 votes
98
Voxtrot
Mothers, Daughters, Sisters and Wives

Rating: 3.97
51 votes
99
Colour Revolt
Colour Revolt

Rating: 3.97
58 votes
100
Arctic Monkeys
Whatever People Say I Am, That's What...

Rating: 3.97
4320 votes
101
Khoma
The Second Wave

Rating: 3.96
142 votes
102
Midlake
The Trials of Van Occupanther

Rating: 3.96
252 votes
103
Moving Mountains
Moving Mountains Demo

Rating: 3.96
14 votes
104
Belong
October Language

Rating: 3.96
62 votes
105
Parenthetical Girls
Safe As Houses

Rating: 3.96
12 votes
106
The Angelic Process
We All Die Laughing

Rating: 3.96
16 votes
107
Sondre Lerche
Duper Sessions

Rating: 3.95
11 votes
108
Bad Astronaut
Twelve Small Steps, One Giant Disappointment

Rating: 3.95
62 votes
109
The Mountain Goats
Babylon Springs

Rating: 3.95
20 votes
110
As Tall As Lions
As Tall As Lions

Rating: 3.95
784 votes
111
Patrick Watson
Close To Paradise

Rating: 3.95
94 votes
112
Coheed and Cambria
Kerrang! / XFM UK Acoustic Sessions

Rating: 3.95
119 votes
113
andtheywillriot!
Kick Up The Leaves, This Is Autumn

Rating: 3.94
18 votes
114
Slow Dancing Society
The Sound of Lights When Dim

Rating: 3.94
26 votes
115
Asobi Seksu
Citrus

Rating: 3.94
326 votes
116
My Epic
This Is Rescue

Rating: 3.94
34 votes
117
Starflyer 59
My Island

Rating: 3.94
34 votes
118
Sam Roberts Band
Chemical City

Rating: 3.94
67 votes
119
State Radio
Us Against the Crown

Rating: 3.94
57 votes
120
Faunts
M4

Rating: 3.94
62 votes
121
toe
New Sentimentality

Rating: 3.93
60 votes
122
Rocky Votolato
Makers

Rating: 3.93
30 votes
123
Tool
10,000 Days

Rating: 3.93
4430 votes
124
Talkdemonic
Beat Romantic

Rating: 3.93
14 votes
125
Jay Reatard
Blood Visions

Rating: 3.93
83 votes
126
The Decemberists
The Crane Wife

Rating: 3.93
1550 votes
127
Sucioperro
Random Acts of Intimacy

Rating: 3.93
20 votes
128
Fightstar
Grand Unification

Rating: 3.92
279 votes
129
Ingrid Michaelson
Girls And Boys

Rating: 3.92
66 votes
130
Grizzly Bear
Yellow House

Rating: 3.92
1018 votes
131
Shearwater
Palo Santo

Rating: 3.92
31 votes
132
Mutemath
Mute Math

Rating: 3.92
330 votes
133
The Goslings
Grandeur of Hair

Rating: 3.92
12 votes
134
I Am Spoonbender
Buy Hidden Persuaders

Rating: 3.92
12 votes
135
Gotye
Like Drawing Blood

Rating: 3.91
256 votes
136
Anberlin
Godspeed

Rating: 3.91
17 votes
137
Russian Circles
Enter

Rating: 3.91
525 votes
138
Manchester Orchestra
I'm Like a Virgin Losing a Child

Rating: 3.91
1352 votes
139
Evaline
Postpartum Modesty. A Portrait of Skin EP

Rating: 3.91
28 votes
140
The Velvet Teen
Cum Laude

Rating: 3.91
22 votes
141
The Spinto Band
Nice And Nicely Done

Rating: 3.91
11 votes
142
Giant Squid
Metridium Fields

Rating: 3.91
115 votes
143
The Gathering
Home

Rating: 3.91
157 votes
144
House Of Heroes
Say No More

Rating: 3.9
47 votes
145
Callisto
Noir

Rating: 3.9
106 votes
146
Sleeping at Last
Keep No Score

Rating: 3.9
60 votes
147
Les Discrets
Les Discrets

Rating: 3.9
20 votes
148
Cornelius
Sensuous

Rating: 3.9
20 votes
149
Nightmare
The WORLD Ruler

Rating: 3.9
24 votes
150
After The Sirens
What I Have To Give, Let It Be Enough

Rating: 3.89
28 votes
151
Deftones
Saturday Night Wrist

Rating: 3.89
2390 votes
152
the GazettE
NIL

Rating: 3.89
50 votes
153
iLiKETRAiNS
Progress Reform

Rating: 3.89
18 votes
154
Silversun Pickups
Carnavas

Rating: 3.89
2391 votes
155
Say Hi
Impeccable Blahs

Rating: 3.89
22 votes
156
Man Man
Six Demon Bag

Rating: 3.89
158 votes
157
M. Ward
Post-War

Rating: 3.89
100 votes
158
Kaki King
Until We Felt Red

Rating: 3.88
42 votes
159
The Evens
Get Evens

Rating: 3.88
25 votes
160
That Handsome Devil
That Handsome Devil EP

Rating: 3.88
29 votes
161
This Will Destroy You
Young Mountain

Rating: 3.88
470 votes
162
Ef
Give Me Beauty... Or Give Me Death!

Rating: 3.88
80 votes
163
Danielson
Ships

Rating: 3.88
28 votes
164
Mono
Memorie Dal Futuro EP

Rating: 3.88
20 votes
165
Wax On Radio
Exposition

Rating: 3.88
12 votes
166
Thrice
Red Sky

Rating: 3.87
243 votes
167
Beirut
Gulag Orkestar

Rating: 3.87
640 votes
168
Portugal. The Man
Waiter: ''You Vultures!''

Rating: 3.87
984 votes
169
Amusement Parks On Fire
Out Of The Angeles

Rating: 3.87
90 votes
170
Nick Oliveri and the Mondo Generator
Dead Planet: SonicSlowMotionTrails

Rating: 3.86
11 votes
171
The Pineapple Thief
Little Man

Rating: 3.86
86 votes
172
Tokyo Police Club
A Lesson in Crime

Rating: 3.86
284 votes
173
Bossk
.1

Rating: 3.86
42 votes
174
Hisato Higuchi
Dialogue

Rating: 3.85
20 votes
175
TV on the Radio
Return to Cookie Mountain

Rating: 3.85
515 votes
176
The Dear Hunter
Act I: The Lake South, the River North

Rating: 3.85
1316 votes
177
Attack in Black
Widows EP

Rating: 3.85
26 votes
178
Regina Spektor
Begin To Hope

Rating: 3.85
435 votes
179
June Paik
June Paik

Rating: 3.84
38 votes
180
Disco Ensemble
First aid kit

Rating: 3.84
31 votes
181
Ben Kweller
Ben Kweller

Rating: 3.84
74 votes
182
Monty Are I
Wall Of People

Rating: 3.84
37 votes
183
Gregor Samsa
55:12

Rating: 3.84
92 votes
184
Alexi Murdoch
Time Without Consequence

Rating: 3.84
55 votes
185
Horse Feathers
Words Are Dead

Rating: 3.83
84 votes
186
Chad VanGaalen
Skelliconnection

Rating: 3.83
42 votes
187
Aidan Baker
The Sea Swells A Bit...

Rating: 3.83
33 votes
188
Switchfoot
Oh!

Rating: 3.83
30 votes
189
Watashi Wa
Eager Seas

Rating: 3.83
12 votes
190
Stolen Babies
There Be Squabbles Ahead

Rating: 3.83
113 votes
191
So Many Dynamos
Flashlights

Rating: 3.83
35 votes
192
Califone
Roots and Crowns

Rating: 3.83
32 votes
193
Annuals
Be He Me

Rating: 3.83
55 votes
194
Beirut
Lon Gisland

Rating: 3.83
252 votes
195
Leeland
Sound of Melodies

Rating: 3.82
17 votes
196
Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly
The Chronicles Of A Bohemian Teenager

Rating: 3.82
14 votes
197
Boy Hits Car
The Passage

Rating: 3.82
25 votes
198
Kevin Devine
Put Your Ghost To Rest

Rating: 3.82
126 votes
199
The Black Keys
Chulahoma

Rating: 3.82
278 votes
200
Voxtrot
Your Biggest Fan

Rating: 3.81
24 votes



FAQ // STAFF & CONTRIBUTORS // SITE FORUM // CONTACT US

Bands: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Site Copyright 2005-2014 Sputnikmusic.com
All Album Reviews Displayed With Permission of Authors | Privacy Policy