Best Alternative Albums of All Time

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21 Lightbulb Sun - Porcupine Tree
22 Rage Against the Machine - Rage Against the Machine
23 In Utero - Nirvana
24 Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends - Coldplay

Great from start to finish. It has such a distinct sound from anything else and it makes it even better! The theme and message of this album is clear and persistent in every song, and every single song sounds so different from the other. But every song is absolutely incredible, especially Lovers in Japan, Lost!, and Death and all of his friends

25 Jagged Little Pill - Alanis Morrisette
26 Kid A - Radiohead
27 Dookie - Green Day
28 Am - Arctic Monkeys
29 Weezer (Blue Album) - Weezer
30 Stupid Dream - Porcupine Tree
31 The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses
32 Parachutes - Coldplay

Beautiful album with great emotion and lyrics. The message of this album shines through. This album is a mellower one, but it is incredible. Not one song is boring because each has a distinct sound and something that makes you want to hear more and more. It is amazing and should be way higher in the rankings!

33 Minutes to Midnight - Linkin Park

This album is a joke

34 The Black Parade - My Chemical Romance
35 Ghost Stories - Coldplay

True genius by coldplay. Alhough a lot of people criticized it because of its mellow tone and its deviation from other albums, it is definitely one that deserves way more credit. If you actually listen to the album, you would see how incredible it actually is. It shows pain and heartbreak, but also light after the darkness. Each somg flows into the other and creates this incredible journey that each listener is taken through. It has no label, there are electronic elements, angels singing, beautiful guitar in every song, etc, that makes this album stand out as something different and unique from anything else done by anybody.

36 Funeral - Arcade Fire

It is such a good album! The group chose to use so many instruments, it's great. Each song is directly fallowed by another in a perfect chain and every single one of them tells a beautiful story.

37 Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo! - Devo

I think this one should be in the top ten. - Caleb9000

38 The Colour and the Shape - Foo Fighters
39 Lonerism - Tame Impala
40 Unplugged - Nirvana
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