Best Alternative Rock Albums of 2008


01
Foals
Olimpic Airways

4.6
20 votes
02
Ten Kens
Ten Kens

4.43
14 votes
03
Violent Soho
We Don't Belong Here

4.43
14 votes
04
Agent Fresco
Lightbulb Universe

4.38
24 votes
05
U.S. Christmas
Eat The Low Dogs

4.3
20 votes
06
Have a Nice Life
Deathconsciousness

4.29
1183 votes
07
Asian Kung-Fu Generation
Mada Minu Ashita ni

4.25
24 votes
08
Frightened Rabbit
The Midnight Organ Fight

4.25
1244 votes
09
The Reign Of Kindo
Rhythm, Chord & Melody

4.24
367 votes
10
Tigers on Trains
The Tongue-Cut Sparrow and His Basket of Demons

4.23
22 votes
11
Rook
Add Colour

4.22
16 votes
12
Helm (AU)
Vol 1...'Keelhaul'

4.19
13 votes
13
Get Well Soon
Rest Now, Weary Head! You Will Get Well Soon

4.19
13 votes
14
The Cambiata
to heal

4.17
18 votes
15
Lydia
Illuminate

4.17
964 votes
16
O'Death
Broken Hymns, Limbs, and Skin

4.16
16 votes
17
Thomas Feiner & Anywhen
The Opiates Revised

4.15
23 votes
18
9GOATS BLACK OUT
Devils in Bedside

4.14
14 votes
19
Uh Huh Her
Common Reaction

4.14
14 votes
20
Jon Foreman
Spring and Summer

4.12
108 votes
21
The Rural Alberta Advantage
Hometowns

4.12
328 votes
22
Jon Foreman
Fall and Winter

4.12
136 votes
23
Monika
Avatar

4.11
18 votes
24
Food for Animals
Belly

4.11
14 votes
25
Matt Elliott
Howling Songs

4.11
19 votes
26
Tiger Lou
A Partial Print

4.1
20 votes
27
Sent By Ravens
The Effects of Fashion and Prayer

4.1
15 votes
28
Right Away, Great Captain!
The Eventually Home

4.1
356 votes
29
City and Colour
MySpace Transmissions

4.09
74 votes
30
Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker
Welding the C:/

4.09
32 votes
31
Paper Rival
Dialog

4.09
98 votes
32
The Middle East
The Recordings of the Middle East

4.09
121 votes
33
Moving Mountains
Foreword

4.09
582 votes
34
Madrugada
Madrugada

4.09
23 votes
35
Midsummer
Inside The Trees

4.08
48 votes
36
CapaRezza
Le dimensioni del mio caos

4.08
25 votes
37
The Tallest Man on Earth
Shallow Grave

4.08
756 votes
38
Belong
Colorloss Record

4.08
13 votes
39
Lifelover
Konkurs

4.07
113 votes
40
Mesa Verde
The Old Road

4.07
247 votes
41
Sinew
The Beauty of Contrast

4.07
15 votes
42
La Dispute
Somewhere at the Bottom of the River Between Vega and Altair

4.06
2173 votes
43
Cool Hand Luke
The Sleeping House

4.06
16 votes
44
Boom Boom Satellites
EXPOSED

4.06
25 votes
45
Karl Blau
Nature's Got Away

4.06
18 votes
46
Nadja
The Bungled & the Botched

4.05
66 votes
47
Tubelord
Feed Me a Box of Words

4.05
38 votes
48
Your Best Friend
Your Best Friend

4.05
19 votes
49
Ling Tosite Sigure
Telecastic fake show

4.05
60 votes
50
Why?
Alopecia

4.05
293 votes
51
Coldworld
Melancholie

4.05
323 votes
52
Jon Foreman
Limbs and Branches

4.04
24 votes
53
Tears Run Rings
Always, Sometimes, Seldom, Never

4.04
24 votes
54
Lvmen
Heron

4.04
14 votes
55
Amenra
Mass IIII

4.04
170 votes
56
MGMT
Metanoia

4.03
87 votes
57
That Handsome Devil
A City Dressed in Dynamite

4.03
50 votes
58
Mimas
The Worries

4.03
34 votes
59
Emiliana Torrini
Me and Armini

4.03
40 votes
60
Cog
Just Visiting (Part 1 & 2)

4.03
40 votes
61
Elder (USA-PA)
Elder

4.02
24 votes
62
Look Mexico
Gasp Asp

4.02
30 votes
63
O! The Joy
Zen Mode

4.02
32 votes
64
Johnny Foreigner
Waited Up 'til It Was Light

4.01
212 votes
65
Thrice
The Alchemy Index Vol. III: Air

4.01
106 votes
66
Margot & the Nuclear So and So's
Animal!

4
160 votes
67
Little Joy
Little Joy

4
108 votes
68
Giants
Old Stories

4
59 votes
69
Tyler Joseph
No Phun Intended

4
28 votes
70
Zoe
Reptilectric

4
23 votes
71
Experimental Aircraft
Third Transmission

4
22 votes
72
The Fun Years
Baby, It's Cold Inside

4
20 votes
73
Dead Combo
Lusitânia Playboys

4
16 votes
74
Balance Problems
Morning Sun

4
15 votes
75
Pinback
Tour EP 2008

4
15 votes
76
The Seven Mile Journey
The Metamorphosis Project

4
13 votes
77
Love You Moon
Waxwane

4
13 votes
78
Carpark North
Grateful

4
13 votes
79
Deerhunter
Microcastle

4
1760 votes
80
Copeland
You Are My Sunshine

3.99
600 votes
81
Titus Andronicus
The Airing of Grievances

3.99
333 votes
82
Pygmy Lush
Mount Hope

3.99
103 votes
83
Margot & the Nuclear So and So's
Not Animal.

3.98
190 votes
84
Chad VanGaalen
Soft Airplane

3.98
120 votes
85
Bon Iver
Myspace Transmissions

3.98
60 votes
86
The Tumbled Sea
Songs By The Tumbled Sea

3.98
30 votes
87
Disco Ensemble
Magic Recoveries

3.98
25 votes
88
Jericco
Jericco

3.98
25 votes
89
Shangrala
This Is How We Communicate

3.98
48 votes
90
TV on the Radio
Dear Science

3.98
788 votes
91
Hey Rosetta!
Into Your Lungs (And Around in Your Heart and on

3.98
138 votes
92
School Food Punishment
Riff Rain

3.97
38 votes
93
Blind Pilot
3 Rounds and a Sound

3.97
109 votes
94
The Butterfly Effect
Final Conversation of Kings

3.97
241 votes
95
Vessels
White Fields and Open Devices

3.97
106 votes
96
pg.lost
It's Not Me, It's You!

3.97
476 votes
97
Basia Bulat
Oh, My Darling

3.96
28 votes
98
Vetusta Morla
Un Dia En El Mundo

3.96
28 votes
99
La Dispute
Untitled

3.96
294 votes
100
Man Man
Rabbit Habits

3.96
148 votes
101
Lights Out Asia
Eyes Like Brontide

3.96
222 votes
102
Twin Atlantic
A Guidance From Colour

3.96
46 votes
103
The Evpatoria Report
Maar

3.96
100 votes
104
Jukebox the Ghost
Let Live & Let Ghosts

3.95
86 votes
105
Tearwave
Different Shade of Beauty

3.95
42 votes
106
Port Blue
The Albatross

3.95
31 votes
107
Twelve Foot Ninja
New Dawn

3.95
102 votes
108
Electric President
Sleep Well

3.95
20 votes
109
Sun Kil Moon
April

3.94
295 votes
110
Mass of the Fermenting Dregs
Mass of the Fermenting Dregs

3.94
156 votes
111
Dr. Dog
Fate

3.94
120 votes
112
TTNG
Animals

3.94
720 votes
113
sgt.
Stylus Fantasticus

3.93
29 votes
114
True Widow
True Widow

3.93
100 votes
115
Fleet Foxes
Fleet Foxes

3.93
1519 votes
116
Voltaire
To the Bottom of the Sea

3.93
14 votes
117
Mount Eerie
Lost Wisdom

3.93
366 votes
118
Men As Trees
Weltschmerz

3.92
33 votes
119
The Dodos
Visiter

3.92
522 votes
120
Mother Mother
O My Heart

3.92
95 votes
121
Vindensang
Terminus: Rebirth in Eight Parts...

3.92
19 votes
122
TTNG
This Town Needs Guns

3.92
276 votes
123
Birds Of Tokyo
Universes

3.92
227 votes
124
Tigers Jaw
Tigers Jaw

3.92
503 votes
125
The Walkmen
You & Me

3.92
112 votes
126
The Daysleepers
Drowned in a Sea of Sound

3.92
53 votes
127
Mamiffer
Hirror Enniffer

3.91
29 votes
128
In:Aviate
1985

3.91
63 votes
129
Cog
Sharing Space

3.91
171 votes
130
Wild Sweet Orange
We Have Cause To Be Uneasy

3.91
17 votes
131
Late of the Pier
Fantasy Black Channel

3.91
95 votes
132
House Of Heroes
The End is Not The End

3.91
322 votes
133
Mooncake
Lagrange Points

3.91
22 votes
134
Good Old War
Only Way To Be Alone

3.91
196 votes
135
Mutyumu
Ilya

3.91
92 votes
136
William Fitzsimmons
The Sparrow and the Crow

3.91
86 votes
137
Kate Miller-Heidke
Curiouser

3.91
16 votes
138
The Birthday Massacre
Looking Glass

3.9
42 votes
139
Los Campesinos!
Hold On Now, Youngster...

3.9
612 votes
140
Helios
Caesura

3.9
66 votes
141
The American Dollar
A Memory Stream

3.9
101 votes
142
Miniature Tigers
Tell It To The Volcano

3.9
110 votes
143
Metaform
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants

3.9
50 votes
144
Goldmund
The Malady Of Elegance

3.9
30 votes
145
A. Armada
Anam Cara

3.9
20 votes
146
Rachael Yamagata
Elephants... Teeth Sinking Into Heart

3.9
20 votes
147
Bears and Bright Lights
Bears & Bright Lights

3.9
15 votes
148
PVT
O Soundtrack My Heart

3.89
38 votes
149
Steve Von Till
A Grave Is a Grim Horse

3.89
56 votes
150
Thao And The Get Down Stay Down
We Brave Bee Stings And All

3.89
28 votes
151
Three Trapped Tigers
EP

3.89
14 votes
152
One Ok Rock
Beam of Light

3.89
23 votes
153
Shearwater
Rook

3.89
114 votes
154
miaou
All Around Us

3.89
18 votes
155
...Who Calls So Loud
...Who Calls So Loud

3.88
117 votes
156
Good Luck
Into Lake Griffy

3.88
39 votes
157
Antony and the Johnsons
Another World

3.88
26 votes
158
Yasushi Yoshida
Little Grace

3.88
26 votes
159
Brightwood
Wake

3.88
13 votes
160
City and Colour
Bring Me Your Love

3.88
801 votes
161
The Mountain Goats
Satanic Messiah

3.88
60 votes
162
Thrice
The Alchemy Index Vols. III & IV

3.88
3894 votes
163
Hightide Hotel
Porch Luck

3.88
34 votes
164
Gregor Samsa
Rest

3.88
76 votes
165
Earth
The Bees Made Honey in the Lion's Skull

3.88
409 votes
166
Sleepmakeswaves
In Today Already Walks Tomorrow

3.88
192 votes
167
Laura Stevenson
A Record

3.88
208 votes
168
STRFKR
Starfucker

3.88
104 votes
169
Hammock
Maybe They Will Sing for Us Tomorrow

3.88
262 votes
170
Kap Bambino
Zero Life, Night Vision

3.88
40 votes
171
The Music Tapes
Music Tapes for Clouds and Tornadoes

3.88
40 votes
172
This Is Your Captain Speaking
Eternal Return

3.88
32 votes
173
The Rosebuds
Life Like

3.88
24 votes
174
Dead Confederate
Wrecking Ball

3.88
16 votes
175
Amanda Palmer
Who Killed Amanda Palmer?

3.87
95 votes
176
The Acorn
Glory Hope Mountain

3.87
35 votes
177
Cloudkicker
The Map Is Not the Territory

3.87
146 votes
178
Dead Letter Circus
Next In Line

3.87
127 votes
179
Mount Eerie
Dawn

3.87
242 votes
180
Sleepingdog
Polar Life

3.87
60 votes
181
Digital Summer
Hollow

3.87
15 votes
182
The Wonder Years
Won't Be Pathetic Forever

3.87
198 votes
183
Laura Marling
Alas, I Cannot Swim

3.86
146 votes
184
Maps & Atlases
You and Me and the Mountain

3.86
233 votes
185
My Epic
I Am Undone

3.86
228 votes
186
Fleet Foxes
Sun Giant

3.86
479 votes
187
Dead to Me
Little Brother

3.86
42 votes
188
Fruit Bats
Mouthfuls

3.86
14 votes
189
In Every Breath
Distrust

3.86
14 votes
190
Delta Spirit
Ode To Sunshine

3.85
43 votes
191
Aussitot Mort
Montuenga

3.85
78 votes
192
Jucifer
L'autrichienne

3.85
26 votes
193
Cloudkicker
The Discovery

3.84
452 votes
194
Ef
I Am Responsible

3.84
41 votes
195
Edison Glass
Time Is Fiction

3.84
142 votes
196
The Classic Crime
The Silver Cord

3.83
372 votes
197
Zazen Boys
Zazen Boys 4

3.83
24 votes
198
Tiger Lou
The Loyal

3.83
18 votes
199
Matthew Robert Cooper
Miniatures

3.83
18 votes
200
June Paik
June Paik II

3.83
15 votes



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