Spin's Best Alternative Rock Albums of 1998

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1. Oasis - The Masterplan

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Oasis - The Masterplan
November 3, 1998
Score
90

2. Hole - Celebrity Skin

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Hole - Celebrity Skin
September 8, 1998
Score
90

3. Beck - Mutations

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Beck - Mutations
November 3, 1998
Score
80

4. R.E.M. - Up

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R.E.M. - Up
October 26, 1998
Score
80

5. PJ Harvey - Is This Desire?

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PJ Harvey - Is This Desire?
September 29, 1998

6. Garbage - Version 2.0

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Garbage - Version 2.0
May 11, 1998
Score
80

7. Gomez - Bring It On

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Gomez - Bring It On
April 13, 1998
Score
80

8. Pearl Jam - Yield

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Pearl Jam - Yield
February 3, 1998
Score
80

9. Alanis Morissette - Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie

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Alanis Morissette - Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie
November 3, 1998
Score
70

10. The Afghan Whigs - 1965

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The Afghan Whigs - 1965
October 27, 1998
Score
70

11. The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - ACME

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The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - ACME
October 20, 1998
Score
70

12. The Jesus and Mary Chain - Munki

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The Jesus and Mary Chain - Munki
June 1, 1998
Score
70

13. Sonic Youth - A Thousand Leaves

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Sonic Youth - A Thousand Leaves
May 12, 1998
Score
70

14. Cake - Prolonging the Magic

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Cake - Prolonging the Magic
October 6, 1998
Score
60

15. Goo Goo Dolls - Dizzy Up the Girl

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Goo Goo Dolls - Dizzy Up the Girl
September 22, 1998
Score
60

16. Liz Phair - whitechocolatespaceegg

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Liz Phair - whitechocolatespaceegg
August 11, 1998
Score
60

17. The Smashing Pumpkins - Adore

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The Smashing Pumpkins - Adore
June 2, 1998
Score
50

18. Dave Matthews Band - Before These Crowded Streets

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Dave Matthews Band - Before These Crowded Streets
April 28, 1998
Score
50

19. Jerry Cantrell - Boggy Depot

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Jerry Cantrell - Boggy Depot
March 31, 1998
Score
20

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