AOTY 2017

The Best Noise Rock Albums of All Time

1. Sonic Youth - Dirty

Sonic Youth - Dirty
July 21, 1992
Critic Score
87
6 reviews

2. mclusky - Mcluskyism

mclusky - Mcluskyism
February 27, 2006
Critic Score
85
7 reviews

4. Gnod - Mirror

Gnod - Mirror
April 1, 2016
Critic Score
84
5 reviews

5. The Icarus Line - Penance Soiree

The Icarus Line - Penance Soiree
May 2, 2004
Critic Score
83
7 reviews

6. The Men - Open Your Heart

The Men - Open Your Heart
March 6, 2012
Critic Score
83
22 reviews

8. Sleigh Bells - Treats

Sleigh Bells - Treats
May 11, 2010
Critic Score
83
30 reviews

9. Shellac - Dude Incredible

Shellac - Dude Incredible
September 16, 2014
Critic Score
82
9 reviews

10. Lightning Bolt - Wonderful Rainbow

Lightning Bolt - Wonderful Rainbow
March 4, 2003
Critic Score
82
6 reviews

11. Melt-Banana - Fetch

Melt-Banana - Fetch
October 1, 2013
Critic Score
82
7 reviews

12. The Psychic Paramount - II

The Psychic Paramount - II
February 22, 2011
Critic Score
82
8 reviews

13. mclusky - Mclusky Do Dallas

mclusky - Mclusky Do Dallas
September 22, 2002
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

14. Hookworms - Pearl Mystic

Hookworms - Pearl Mystic
March 4, 2013
Critic Score
82
8 reviews

15. Lightning Bolt - Hypermagic Mountain

Lightning Bolt - Hypermagic Mountain
October 18, 2005
Critic Score
81
6 reviews

16. METZ - METZ

METZ - METZ
October 9, 2012
Critic Score
81
19 reviews

17. KEN mode - Entrench

KEN mode - Entrench
March 15, 2013
Critic Score
81
7 reviews

18. Future of the Left - Curses

Future of the Left - Curses
September 24, 2007
Critic Score
81
9 reviews

19. Perfect Pussy - Say Yes to Love

Perfect Pussy - Say Yes to Love
March 18, 2014
Critic Score
81
21 reviews

22. EMA - Exile In The Outer Ring

EMA - Exile In The Outer Ring
August 25, 2017
Critic Score
80
15 reviews

23. Boris with Michio Kurihara - Rainbow

Boris with Michio Kurihara - Rainbow
May 22, 2007
Critic Score
80
8 reviews

24. Boredoms - Vision Creation Newsun

Boredoms - Vision Creation Newsun
February 6, 2001
Critic Score
80
5 reviews

25. Girl Band - Holding Hands with Jamie

Girl Band - Holding Hands with Jamie
September 25, 2015
Critic Score
80
23 reviews
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