Best Alternative Rock Albums of 2010

Genre:  Year:  

01
Japandi
Decorative Duck

Rating: 4.58
13 votes
02
Agent Fresco
A Long Time Listening

Rating: 4.43
20 votes
03
Frog Eyes
Paul's Tomb: A Triumph

Rating: 4.38
16 votes
04
The Prize Fighter Inferno
Beaver Records EP

Rating: 4.35
13 votes
05
The Tallest Man on Earth
The Wild Hunt

Rating: 4.3
1175 votes
06
Gareth Liddiard
Strange Tourist

Rating: 4.27
11 votes
07
Anamanaguchi
Airbrushed

Rating: 4.27
32 votes
08
The Narrative
The Narrative

Rating: 4.25
12 votes
09
The Speed of Sound in Seawater
Red Version

Rating: 4.23
99 votes
10
The National
High Violet

Rating: 4.23
3330 votes
11
Roar
I Can't Handle Change

Rating: 4.2
22 votes
12
Liam the Younger
Revel Hidden Worlds

Rating: 4.19
16 votes
13
Typhoon (USA-OR)
Hunger and Thirst

Rating: 4.18
76 votes
14
Mimicking Birds
Mimicking Birds

Rating: 4.17
26 votes
15
Radical Face
Touch the sky EP

Rating: 4.17
18 votes
16
Emanuel and the Fear
Listen

Rating: 4.17
18 votes
17
Titus Andronicus
The Monitor

Rating: 4.16
1654 votes
18
Boom Boom Satellites
To The Loveless

Rating: 4.16
28 votes
19
Hawk Eyes
Modern Bodies

Rating: 4.16
16 votes
20
Deftones
Diamond Eyes

Rating: 4.15
3124 votes
21
Happy Body Slow Brain
Dreams of Water

Rating: 4.15
23 votes
22
Balthazar
Applause

Rating: 4.14
29 votes
23
The Jezabels
Dark Storm

Rating: 4.14
204 votes
24
Lord Huron
Mighty EP

Rating: 4.14
11 votes
25
Haruka Nakamura
Twilight

Rating: 4.13
15 votes
26
Parabelle
Reassembling the Icons

Rating: 4.13
44 votes
27
Meursault
All Creatures Will Make Merry

Rating: 4.13
12 votes
28
Toundra
Toundra (II)

Rating: 4.12
37 votes
29
Susanne Sundfor
The Brothel

Rating: 4.12
30 votes
30
Pond (AUS)
Frond

Rating: 4.12
26 votes
31
Sleeping at Last
Yearbook - November

Rating: 4.11
18 votes
32
Buke and Gase
Riposte

Rating: 4.11
28 votes
33
Raised By Swans
No Ghostless Place

Rating: 4.11
28 votes
34
Ling Tosite Sigure
still a Sigure virgin?

Rating: 4.11
114 votes
35
Jukebox the Ghost
Everything Under the Sun

Rating: 4.1
68 votes
36
(The) Slowest Runner (In All The World)
We, Burning Giraffes

Rating: 4.1
89 votes
37
Clever Girl
No Drum And Bass in the Jazz Room

Rating: 4.1
20 votes
38
Balance And Composure and Tigers Jaw
Split CD

Rating: 4.1
92 votes
39
Suis La Lune
Demo 2010

Rating: 4.09
27 votes
Wild Nothing
Evertide

Rating: 4.09
11 votes
41
Proceed
Curious Electric

Rating: 4.09
11 votes
42
Ty Segall
Melted

Rating: 4.08
108 votes
43
The Bulletproof Tiger
Stab The New Cherry

Rating: 4.08
12 votes
44
Cloudkicker
Beacons

Rating: 4.08
634 votes
45
Sed Non Satiata
Sed Non Satiata

Rating: 4.08
229 votes
46
Deerhunter
Halcyon Digest

Rating: 4.07
1536 votes
47
Mae
(e)vening

Rating: 4.07
121 votes
48
Anathema
We're Here Because We're Here

Rating: 4.06
786 votes
49
Sara Bareilles
Kaleidoscope Heart

Rating: 4.06
73 votes
50
Maybeshewill
To The Skies From A Hillside

Rating: 4.06
33 votes
51
Yasushi Yoshida
Grateful Goodbye

Rating: 4.06
26 votes
52
Twelve Foot Ninja
Smoke Bomb

Rating: 4.05
91 votes
53
Anamanaguchi
My Skateboard Will Go On

Rating: 4.05
19 votes
54
Parades
Foreign Tapes

Rating: 4.05
275 votes
55
Destrage
The King is Fat'N'Old

Rating: 4.04
23 votes
56
The Bear Romantic
Firewood

Rating: 4.04
23 votes
57
Engine Three Seven
Atmosphere

Rating: 4.04
12 votes
58
Sufjan Stevens
The Age of Adz

Rating: 4.04
873 votes
59
Crosses
Demo

Rating: 4.04
13 votes
60
Jonsi
Go Live

Rating: 4.03
15 votes
61
A Great Big Pile of Leaves
Have You Seen My Prefrontal Cortex?

Rating: 4.03
67 votes
62
Akira Kosemura
Grassland

Rating: 4.03
17 votes
63
Tame Impala
Innerspeaker

Rating: 4.03
630 votes
64
Jericco
Nice To See You

Rating: 4.03
19 votes
65
The Echelon Effect
Mosaic

Rating: 4.02
21 votes
66
The Brave Little Abacus
Just Got Back from the Discomfort

Rating: 4.02
46 votes
67
Jizue
Bookshelf

Rating: 4.02
23 votes
68
PS I Love You
Meet Me At The Muster Station

Rating: 4.02
23 votes
69
Dionaea
Grounds

Rating: 4.02
25 votes
70
Alcest
Ecailles De Lune

Rating: 4.01
1794 votes
71
Crippled Black Phoenix
I, Vigilante

Rating: 4.01
142 votes
72
Rinoa
An Age Among Them

Rating: 4.01
154 votes
73
Listener
Wooden Heart

Rating: 4
548 votes
74
The Graduate
Only Every Time

Rating: 4
298 votes
75
Basia Bulat
Heart of My Own

Rating: 4
34 votes
76
John Grant
Queen Of Denmark

Rating: 4
32 votes
77
Wild Orchid Children
The Wild Orchid Children Are Alexander Supertramp

Rating: 4
26 votes
78
Crystal Fighters
Star of Love

Rating: 4
24 votes
79
So Hideous
I Balance Daydreams On The Tip Of A Knife

Rating: 4
23 votes
80
Gregory and the Hawk
Leche

Rating: 4
22 votes
81
WU LYF
Heavy Pop / Concrete Gold

Rating: 4
22 votes
82
Nana Grizol
Ruth

Rating: 4
21 votes
83
The Like
Release Me

Rating: 4
17 votes
84
Coma
Excess

Rating: 4
14 votes
85
Perfume Genius
Learning (Bonus Track Edition)

Rating: 4
14 votes
86
Anamanaguchi
Aurora

Rating: 4
12 votes
87
Lantlos
.neon

Rating: 4
179 votes
88
My Epic
Yet

Rating: 3.99
322 votes
89
Fences
Fences

Rating: 3.98
23 votes
90
Lone Wolf
The Devil and I

Rating: 3.98
86 votes
91
The Reign Of Kindo
This Is What Happens

Rating: 3.97
191 votes
92
Blue Hawaii
Blooming Summer

Rating: 3.97
18 votes
93
Pile
Magic Isn't Real

Rating: 3.97
17 votes
94
James Vincent McMorrow
Early In The Morning

Rating: 3.97
66 votes
95
Joanna Newsom
Have One on Me

Rating: 3.97
333 votes
96
Cherry Ghost
Beneath This Burning Shoreline

Rating: 3.97
15 votes
97
Dead Letter Circus
This Is The Warning

Rating: 3.97
534 votes
98
Circa Survive
Blue Sky Noise

Rating: 3.96
3166 votes
99
Six Gallery
Breakthroughs in Modern Art

Rating: 3.96
123 votes
100
Women
Public Strain

Rating: 3.96
231 votes
101
Whirr
Distressor

Rating: 3.96
158 votes
102
A Swarm of the Sun
Zenith

Rating: 3.96
26 votes
103
Karkwa
Les Chemins de Verre

Rating: 3.96
26 votes
104
Sully Erna
Avalon

Rating: 3.96
68 votes
105
Yann Tiersen
Dust Lane

Rating: 3.95
11 votes
106
Meg and Dia
It's Always Stormy in Tillamook

Rating: 3.95
11 votes
107
The Tallest Man on Earth
Sometimes The Blues Is Just A Passing Bird

Rating: 3.95
283 votes
108
Hollerado
Record in a Bag

Rating: 3.95
38 votes
109
Triggerfinger
All this dancin' around

Rating: 3.95
19 votes
110
Switchfoot
Eastern Hymns For Western Shores

Rating: 3.94
36 votes
111
Brasstronaut
Mount Chimaera

Rating: 3.94
18 votes
112
The World is a Beautiful Place...
Formlessness

Rating: 3.94
376 votes
113
Sleeping at Last
Yearbook - October

Rating: 3.94
16 votes
114
Chalk Talk
the food chain

Rating: 3.94
16 votes
115
Poets of the Fall
Twilight Theater

Rating: 3.93
98 votes
116
The Best Pessimist
To Whom It May Concern

Rating: 3.93
35 votes
117
Sioum
I Am Mortal, But Was Fiend

Rating: 3.93
21 votes
118
Foals
Total Life Forever

Rating: 3.93
1761 votes
119
Joie de Vivre
The North End

Rating: 3.93
136 votes
120
Merchandise
(Strange Songs) In the Dark

Rating: 3.92
25 votes
121
U.S. Christmas
Run Thick In The Night

Rating: 3.92
18 votes
122
A Silent Film
The City That Sleeps

Rating: 3.92
18 votes
123
Prefab Sprout
Let's Change the World With Music

Rating: 3.92
12 votes
124
Apollo
Apollo EP

Rating: 3.92
12 votes
125
Airs
Rainclouds over the Remains of Hope

Rating: 3.91
34 votes
126
The Republic of Wolves
Varuna

Rating: 3.91
482 votes
127
The Felix Culpa
Sever Your Roots

Rating: 3.91
117 votes
128
Disco Ensemble
The Island Of Disco Ensemble

Rating: 3.91
11 votes
129
Laura Marling
I Speak Because I Can

Rating: 3.9
145 votes
130
PMtoday
In Medias Res

Rating: 3.9
152 votes
131
Oceansize
Self Preserved While The Bodies Float Up

Rating: 3.9
344 votes
132
The Ember Days
Finger Painting EP

Rating: 3.9
20 votes
133
Beach House
Teen Dream

Rating: 3.9
637 votes
134
Iselia
Adaptations

Rating: 3.9
44 votes
135
Digital Summer
Counting The Hours

Rating: 3.9
29 votes
136
Hammock
North West East South

Rating: 3.89
28 votes
137
Wild Nothing
Golden Haze EP

Rating: 3.89
14 votes
138
Charlie Simpson
When We Were Lions

Rating: 3.89
36 votes
139
Land Of Talk
Cloak and Cipher

Rating: 3.89
18 votes
140
Tocotronic
Schall und Wahn

Rating: 3.89
18 votes
141
Future of Forestry
Travel III

Rating: 3.89
18 votes
142
Enemies
We've Been Talking

Rating: 3.89
112 votes
143
Year of No Light
Ausserwelt

Rating: 3.89
132 votes
144
Jonsi
Go

Rating: 3.88
381 votes
145
Hammock
Chasing After Shadows...Living with the Ghosts

Rating: 3.88
268 votes
146
Slow Six
Tomorrow Becomes You

Rating: 3.88
17 votes
147
The Coral
Butterfly House

Rating: 3.88
17 votes
148
The Elijah
A Son : A Disease

Rating: 3.88
21 votes
149
Paramore
The Only Exception EP

Rating: 3.88
25 votes
150
River City Extension
... And The Unmistakable Man

Rating: 3.88
33 votes
151
Les Discrets
Septembre Et Ses Dernières Pensées

Rating: 3.88
486 votes
152
Arcade Fire
The Suburbs

Rating: 3.88
3758 votes
153
Her Name Is Calla
The Quiet Lamb

Rating: 3.88
154 votes
154
Cloud Control
Bliss Release

Rating: 3.88
28 votes
155
Midas Fall
Eleven Return and Revert

Rating: 3.88
16 votes
156
PVT
Church With No Magic

Rating: 3.88
16 votes
157
Koji
Some Small Way

Rating: 3.87
30 votes
158
Future Islands
In Evening Air

Rating: 3.87
276 votes
159
Marble Sounds
Nice Is Good

Rating: 3.86
22 votes
160
Dax Riggs
Say Goodnight To The World

Rating: 3.86
29 votes
161
Envy On The Coast
Lowcountry

Rating: 3.86
209 votes
162
The Black Keys
Brothers

Rating: 3.86
1930 votes
163
Sailors With Wax Wings
Sailors With Wax Wings

Rating: 3.86
63 votes
164
Sunlight Ascending
You Don't Belong Here

Rating: 3.86
14 votes
165
Fields of Locust
Subtopia

Rating: 3.85
17 votes
166
Grinderman
Grinderman 2

Rating: 3.85
115 votes
167
Wild Nothing
Gemini

Rating: 3.85
142 votes
168
Thera
If This is the End

Rating: 3.85
36 votes
169
Past Lives
Tapestry of Webs

Rating: 3.85
39 votes
170
A Hope For Home
Realis

Rating: 3.85
107 votes
171
Sufjan Stevens
All Delighted People

Rating: 3.84
274 votes
172
Funeral for a Friend
The Young And Defenseless

Rating: 3.84
143 votes
173
I The Mighty
Hearts & Spades

Rating: 3.84
19 votes
174
Hail the Villain
Population: Declining

Rating: 3.84
60 votes
175
Menomena
Mines

Rating: 3.84
181 votes
176
Tides of Man
Dreamhouse

Rating: 3.84
321 votes
177
And So I Watch You From Afar
The Letters

Rating: 3.84
74 votes
178
CSTVT
The Echo and the Light

Rating: 3.84
116 votes
179
Gazpacho
Missa Atropos

Rating: 3.83
39 votes
180
Working For a Nuclear Free City
Jojo Burger Tempest

Rating: 3.83
24 votes
181
Geographer
Animal Shapes

Rating: 3.83
21 votes
182
Lissie
Catching a Tiger

Rating: 3.83
18 votes
183
Chuck Person
Chuck Person's Eccojam Vol. 1

Rating: 3.83
15 votes
184
&U&I
Kill The Man That Shot That Man

Rating: 3.83
12 votes
185
Tera Melos
Patagonian Rats

Rating: 3.82
319 votes
186
iLiKETRAiNS
He Who Saw The Deep

Rating: 3.82
28 votes
187
Cloud Cult
Light Chasers

Rating: 3.82
78 votes
188
Twin Shadow
Forget

Rating: 3.82
101 votes
189
The Unwinding Hours
The Unwinding Hours

Rating: 3.81
70 votes
190
Shugo Tokumaru
Port Entropy

Rating: 3.81
56 votes
191
Bear Hands
Burning Bush Supper Club

Rating: 3.81
24 votes
192
Wolves & Machines
Ailments

Rating: 3.81
16 votes
193
Radare
Infinite Regress

Rating: 3.81
16 votes
194
Fair
Disappearing World

Rating: 3.81
21 votes
195
Hellogoodbye
Would It Kill You?

Rating: 3.81
107 votes
196
Los Campesinos!
Romance Is Boring

Rating: 3.81
558 votes
197
Delta Spirit
History From Below

Rating: 3.81
31 votes
198
Owen Pallett
Heartland

Rating: 3.81
113 votes
199
Youth Pictures of Florence Henderson
Youth Pictures of Florence Henderson

Rating: 3.8
38 votes
200
White Lung
It's The Evil

Rating: 3.8
25 votes



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