Drowned in Sound's Best Alternative Rock Albums of 2011

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1. PJ Harvey - Let England Shake

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PJ Harvey - Let England Shake
February 15, 2011
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90

2. R.E.M. - Part Lies, Part Heart, Part Truth, Part Garbage: 1982-2011

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R.E.M. - Part Lies, Part Heart, Part Truth, Part Garbage: 1982-2011
November 15, 2011
Score
80

3. Thurston Moore - Demolished Thoughts

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Thurston Moore - Demolished Thoughts
May 24, 2011
Score
80

4. Elbow - Build a Rocket Boys!

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Elbow - Build a Rocket Boys!
April 12, 2011
Score
80

5. The Strokes - Angles

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The Strokes - Angles
March 22, 2011
Score
80

6. J Mascis - Several Shades of Why

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J Mascis - Several Shades of Why
March 15, 2011
Score
80

7. ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead - Tao of the Dead

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...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead - Tao of the Dead
February 8, 2011
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80

8. Pearl Jam - Live on Ten Legs

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Pearl Jam - Live on Ten Legs
January 18, 2011
Score
80

9. The Cure - Bestival Live 2011

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The Cure - Bestival Live 2011
December 5, 2011
Score
70

10. Manic Street Preachers - National Treasures: Complete Singles

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Manic Street Preachers - National Treasures: Complete Singles
November 8, 2011
Score
70

11. Wilco - The Whole Love

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Wilco - The Whole Love
September 27, 2011
Score
70

12. The Duke Spirit - Bruiser

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The Duke Spirit - Bruiser
September 19, 2011
Score
70

13. Arctic Monkeys - Suck It and See

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Arctic Monkeys - Suck It and See
June 7, 2011
Score
70

14. Meat Puppets - Lollipop

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Meat Puppets - Lollipop
April 12, 2011

15. The Twilight Singers - Dynamite Steps

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The Twilight Singers - Dynamite Steps
February 15, 2011
Score
70

16. Jane's Addiction - The Great Escape Artist

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Jane's Addiction - The Great Escape Artist
October 18, 2011
Score
60

17. Incubus - If Not Now, When?

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Incubus - If Not Now, When?
July 12, 2011
Score
60

18. Soundgarden - Live on I-5

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Soundgarden - Live on I-5
March 22, 2011
Score
60

19. R.E.M. - Collapse Into Now

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R.E.M. - Collapse Into Now
March 8, 2011
Score
60

20. Sonic Youth - Simon Werner A Disparu

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Sonic Youth - Simon Werner A Disparu
February 15, 2011
Score
60

21. Snow Patrol - Fallen Empires

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Snow Patrol - Fallen Empires
November 14, 2011
Score
50

22. The Subways - Money and Celebrity

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The Subways - Money and Celebrity
September 18, 2011
Score
50

23. Foo Fighters - Wasting Light

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Foo Fighters - Wasting Light
April 12, 2011
Score
50

24. White Lies - Ritual

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White Lies - Ritual
January 18, 2011
Score
50

25. Yuck - Yuck

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Yuck - Yuck
February 15, 2011
Score
40

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