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Best Alternative Rock Albums of 2010

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1. Suede - The Best of Suede

Suede - The Best of Suede
November 1, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
86
Based on
5 reviews





2. The Gaslight Anthem - American Slang

The Gaslight Anthem - American Slang
June 15, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
77
Based on
14 reviews





3. Nada Surf - If I Had a Hi-Fi

Nada Surf - If I Had a Hi-Fi
June 8, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
75
Based on
7 reviews





4. Teenage Fanclub - Shadows

Teenage Fanclub - Shadows
June 8, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
73
Based on
13 reviews





5. The Dead Weather - Sea of Cowards

The Dead Weather - Sea of Cowards
May 11, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
73
Based on
10 reviews





6. Retribution Gospel Choir - 2

Retribution Gospel Choir - 2
January 26, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
72
Based on
11 reviews





7. Manic Street Preachers - Postcards From a Young Man

Manic Street Preachers - Postcards From a Young Man
September 21, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
70
Based on
8 reviews





8. Butch Walker & the Black Widows - I Liked It Better When You Had No Heart

Butch Walker & the Black Widows - I Liked It Better When You Had No Heart
February 2, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
69
Based on
4 reviews





9. Black Francis - NonStopErotik

Black Francis - NonStopErotik
March 30, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
68
Based on
9 reviews





10. Ben Folds & Nick Hornby - Lonely Avenue

Ben Folds & Nick Hornby - Lonely Avenue
September 28, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
67
Based on
6 reviews





11. My Chemical Romance - Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys

My Chemical Romance - Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys
November 22, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
66
Based on
10 reviews





12. Badly Drawn Boy - It's What I'm Thinking: Photographing Snowflakes

Badly Drawn Boy - It's What I'm Thinking: Photographing Snowflakes
October 12, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
66
Based on
14 reviews





13. Soundgarden - Telephantasm

Soundgarden - Telephantasm
September 28, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
65
Based on
4 reviews





14. Linkin Park - A Thousand Suns

Linkin Park - A Thousand Suns
September 14, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
64
Based on
6 reviews





15. Chief - Modern Rituals

Chief - Modern Rituals
August 17, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
63
Based on
8 reviews





16. Jimmy Eat World - Invented

Jimmy Eat World - Invented
September 28, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
61
Based on
9 reviews





17. Melissa Auf Der Maur - Out of Our Minds

Melissa Auf Der Maur - Out of Our Minds
March 16, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
60
Based on
5 reviews





18. Sweet Apple - Love & Desperation

Sweet Apple - Love & Desperation
April 20, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
60
Based on
8 reviews





19. Dead Confederate - Sugar

Dead Confederate - Sugar
August 24, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
59
Based on
8 reviews





20. Weezer - Hurley

Weezer - Hurley
September 14, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
59
Based on
12 reviews





21. The Charlatans - Who We Touch

The Charlatans - Who We Touch
September 6, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
59
Based on
6 reviews





22. The Flaming Lips - The Dark Side of the Moon

The Flaming Lips - The Dark Side of the Moon
April 17, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
59
Based on
5 reviews





23. Brandon Flowers - Flamingo

Brandon Flowers - Flamingo
September 14, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
56
Based on
12 reviews





24. Hole - Nobody's Daughter

Hole - Nobody's Daughter
April 27, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
54
Based on
12 reviews





25. Keane - Night Train

Keane - Night Train
May 11, 2010
CRITIC SCORE
47
Based on
6 reviews





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